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TRANSLATED: Unexpected blowback from Jordan S. Syria efforts – Hezbollah & Iran move closer!

Very interesting piece translated today by our (trial via It seems a new blowback/unintended consequence: Jordan’s likely meddling with Nusrah and in Southern Syria is helping to create the reaction by Hezbollah-Syria-Iran and has awakened their more effective fighting forces, which means Iran and “the Shia” move ever closer to Jordan’s border.

Lets all remember the Seymour Hersh New Yorker article where Nasrallah said he believed Jordanian intel was a part and parcel of efforts to assassinate him (and Hezbollah apparently believes Jordan was involved in Mughniyeah’s assassination as well)…. From the anti-Hezbollah Al-Quds al-Arabi here.

“For their part, many Islamists, including Spokesman for the Islamic Action Front Sheikh Murad al-Adaylah, had tackled in statements to Al-Quds al-Arabi the most important Jordanian question at this stage: Does Jordan want to see Hezbollah and the Revolutionary Guard forces at the closest point to its northern border? Sheikh Nasrallah’s maneuvers are alarming the Jordanian institution, which welcomes the presence of the Syrian regime forces near Daraa, but not Iranian ones or ones affiliated with Hezbollah…”


Written by nickbiddlenoe

February 18, 2015 at 5:18 pm

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