Users Online Now:
GLP Poker Rooms
GiveMeGossip.com - Gossip Forum
Donate To GLP
Back to Forum
Back to Thread
REPLY TO THREAD
Watch as it Develops - The Staged War Against Islamists in Northern Mali
Ms Sans Serif
In accordance with industry accepted best practices we ask that users limit their copy / paste of copyrighted material to the relevant portions of the article you wish to discuss and no more than 50% of the source material, provide a link back to the original article and provide your original comments / criticism in your post with the article.
[quote:Anonymous Coward 23406708:MV8yMDI0NTkwXzM0NjE4MzE4X0JFMEEzOEM5] Menaka, a City in Defeat. This is the desolation, Tuesday, November 20, 2012 in Menaka. Twenty-four hours after heavy fighting between the jihadists of Mujao and the MNLA, the toll is very heavy: many deaths on both sides in a city that, according to local sources, fell on Tuesday evening to Mujao. According to eyewitness accounts, fighting that took place on Monday was formidable. A few dozen men from the MNLA, mostly from the local Tuareg community, fought a large number of heavily armed MUJAO fighters from GAO for the good part of the day. After repelling several attacks, the defenders of Menaka, exhausted and without reinforcement, were finally overwhelmed Tuesday evening. MUJAO forces had been reinforced with heavy weapons and fighters from AQIM. MNLA did not provide reinforcements to its local fighters. By the end, the fight was completely unbalanced in favor of MUJAO. A local government official who led the defense of Ménaka was killed along with eleven other relatives. A local resident said that the men who defended Menaka were local people who had only associated with MNLA recently. According to him, the locals fought primarily to defend their town. Tonight Menaka is a defeated city. While the combatants have fallen silent, the dead are are still being discovered. http://translate.google.com/translate?hl=en&sl=fr&u=http://www.rfi.fr/afrique/20121120-mali-menaka-ville-defaite-mnla-mujao-azawad-aqmi-qaida-ag-hamatou-touareg-ouelleminden&prev=/search%3Fq%3Dhttp://www.rfi.fr/afrique/20121120-mali-menaka-ville-defaite-mnla-mujao-azawad-aqmi-qaida-ag-hamatou-touareg-ouelleminden%26hl%3Den%26safe%3Doff%26client%3Dsafari%26tbo%3Dd&sa=X&ei=vQ-sUJ_gB6yM0QH3hoCwCA&ved=0CDMQ7gEwAA [/quote]
Background - About a year ago, I stumbled on a website run by a group of students in France. They represented an organization called the National Movement for the Liberation of Azawad (MNLA is its initials in French).
I kept up with their movement to establish an independent Taureg state in Northern Mali. As I followed their statements and the occasional MSM article, it became apparent that something was not quite right. These kids were being set up. I came to believe that I was watching Western intelligence operation to create the pretext for Western intervention in Africa (in other words, I was watching a "false flag" war in the making)...
By early October, the yellow journalism building the case for war was undeniable...So, I decided to create this thread. Using MSM news sources (with occasional commentary posts) I tried to give the background on what is happening in Mali & why it might be happening....
Thanks for reading - Here is my original post...
Who do I root for?
Foreign jihadists from Sudan and Western Sahara pour into northern Mali
HUNDREDS of jihadist fighters, mainly from Sudan and Western Sahara, arrived in northern Mali over the weekend to support the Islamist groups ahead of a threatened regional intervention, witnesses and a security source say.
link to www.theaustralian.com.au
Pictures (click to insert)
Big Round Smilies
Aliens and Space
Friendship & Love
Misc Small Smilies
View All Categories
Next Page >>
Obama Issues SHOCKING Threat to States Blocking Muslim Refugees
Scientists invent Nanotechnology that Connects your Brain to your Computer
65% Of Americans No Longer Trust The Mainstream Media
Muslim invaders spreading HIV across Europe at an alarming rate
John Kerry Admits They’re Making “Order Out of Chaos” to Create “World Order”
People Can Pay Their Parking Fines With Cans of Food for the Hungry
RFID chips are Patriotic
Why The Obamacare Exchanges Are Failing
Retail stocks are in the red, except ,,,,
Amazon now plastering Nazi symbolism across NYC while banning books that question the government
Booming Meteor Seen and Heard over Alaska
Freemason membership records spanning 190 years go online
New Report Reveals ‘Thousands’ of ISIS fighters now inside U.S. cities
Media equating Syrian refugees with Pilgrims
Ohio Senator: White Men With Guns Also Terrorists, Greater Threat Than ISIS
Obama administration tells states they can’t refuse Syrian refugees
Agriculture Dept. orders food stamps for refugees
7,900 ISIS jihadists now inside Germany
New Madrid County shaken by 12 earthquakes in less than 24 hours
5 mysterious Unidentified Radio Signals Picked Up By Astronomers
An App That Lets You See Invisible Wireless Signals Around You
Li-Fi An Alternative Wireless Technology To Wi-Fi Is 100 Times Faster
CERN Large Hadron Collider (LHC) Recreates First Moments Of Universe
Trinity Explains How We Are Living In An Actual Matrix
Researchers Claim Early Humans Interbred With ‘Mystery Species’
This Flag Represents The Principle, "Fight For What You Believe In."
This Is The Rebel Flag, "You're Either Free Or You're Not."
Disclaimer / Copyright Info
with questions or comments about this site.
"Godlike Productions" & "GLP" are registered trademarks of Zero Point Ltd. Godlike™
Website Design Copyright © 1999 - 2015 Godlikeproductions.com
Page generated in 0.006s (5 queries)