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Syria & Russian Missile Deal, Turkey

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The Russians have agreeded to sell the Syrians a top-shelf S-300, much to the consternation of Israel, which vows retaliation should the missiles arrive.  Reuters is (re-)reporting that President Assad has announced the first delivery of the S-300 missile system;

http://www.reuters.com/article/2013/05/30/us-syria-russia-missiles-idUSBRE94T05S20130530

http://www.lohud.com/usatoday/article/2371649

"Israel warned Thursday that it needed to prepare for a "new era" of war in the Middle East as the Syrian regime claimed the first shipment of anti-aircraft missiles from Russia had arrived."

Meanwhile, in Israel's erswhile nominal ally Turkey, mass protests have erupted against Prime Minister Erdogan:

http://www.businessweek.com/ap/2013-06-02/protest-subsides-at-istanbul-square

It's interesting to note that this seemed to be sparked by, of all things, the cutting of trees in a park, and that it comes right after Turkey allegedly  discovered the Syrian rebels to be in possession of the chemical weapon Sarin:

http://www.globalresearch.ca/turkish-police-find-chemical-weapons-in-the-possession-of-al-nusra-terrorists-heading-for-syria/5336917

I can't help but think of the Bible's prophecy about Damascus, in Isaiah 17.

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