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Israelis Now In Nairobi Mall Assault?

September 22nd, 2013 - 4:48 am

From AFP.

BREAKING Israeli forces join efforts to end siege by Somali militants at Nairobi shopping mall

Haaretz has more details. “Israeli forces have reportedly joined efforts to end a deadly siege by Somali militants at a Kenyan shopping mall, a security source told AFP Sunday. “The Israelis have just entered and they are rescuing the hostages and the injured,” AFP quoted the source as saying on condition he not be named.

But the situation is confused. The Israeli Foreign Ministry neither confirms nor denies the IDF is in action. There is the possibility the “Israelis” are hostage negotiation consultants. No collateral confirmation for the AFP report.

The Guardian is now reporting the Kenyans are receiving “advice” on the siege from Israeli and UK agencies, which would suggest they are snaking in fiber optics or other imagers or are perhaps crafting a sequence rather than providing the actual entry force.

The Kenyan President will shortly address the public.

No new reports have emerged nor any obvious action since a burst of gunfire was heard some hours ago.


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There is one quick way to deal with the menace of imported jihadis. Congress can pass and Act stating that participation in or material support for acts of violence either domestically or overseas that meet the criteria of terrorism, ie not clearly a criminal act motivated by desire for immediate personal material gain, voids any naturalization immigrant or non-immigrant visa or green card, and that any woman who has a child with such a man or has a child having met the above criteria for a terrorist, is by definition "a camp follower of an invading army." By existing law no child born of a woman so defined is a US citizen. Do that and suddenly if you are a jihadi or active supporter then not only are you deportable but so are your children. No more anchor babies for terrorists. Combine that with a dramatic reduction in welfare benefits and an aggressive policy of intervention by Children and Family Services to protect women and children, hey it's for the children and those CFS people are good Liberals who want the jobs, and the Somali problem may speedily resolve itself.
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Notices that our resident Kremlin shill has fallen silent. Must be waiting for the new narrative AKA Party Line to get delivered. The old "Israel is secretly allied with Russia against the US" line seems OBE (Overcome By Events).
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Providence works in mysterious ways. Here is the answer to Putin's call to disarm Israel. The deal between Obama and Putin was so obvious, I would suspect that Putin offered to stick it to the Jews to Barry as a sweetener for the Syria deal since he knows that hating Israel is a prime motivator for Obama. Putin may not have any special love for Jews but he is not driven by anti-Semitism. In fact he is focused solely on his own people, making him the opposite of Obama. To an intelligence professional like Putin, Obama is just an asset whose buttons are known and who is easy to push.

The bien pesants of Europe and their useless idiots in America will decry Israel but across the Third World there are millions indeed billions waiting to be rallied to the defense of civilization. Money talks and the money has been flowing from the terrorist enablers into the Swiss bank accounts of leaders leaving their people exposed but their are other forces the Israelis can work with. Just as the Anglican Communion is split between the culturally and morally rotten leadership in Europe and a post colonial revival there is hope for the Israelis in allying with the people who have been victimized by the Islamists. If confronted it is possible that the whole rotten parasitical edifice of the jihadist Ummah might implode.
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Given the current Resident at 1600 Pennsylvania Ave, there is something strangely appropriate about a terrorist attack in Kenya that includes Americans among the terrorists and which is then stopped with Israeli assistance.

With the Raid On Entebbe, the IDF rescued Americans that were amongst the hostages. Now they are shooting at Americans that are amongst the terrorists. As they said in those old cigarette commercials, "We've come a long way, baby!"
44 weeks ago
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There is one quick way to deal with the menace of imported jihadis. Congress can pass and Act stating that participation in or material support for acts of violence either domestically or overseas that meet the criteria of terrorism, ie not clearly a criminal act motivated by desire for immediate personal material gain, voids any naturalization immigrant or non-immigrant visa or green card, and that any woman who has a child with such a man or has a child having met the above criteria for a terrorist, is by definition "a camp follower of an invading army." By existing law no child born of a woman so defined is a US citizen. Do that and suddenly if you are a jihadi or active supporter then not only are you deportable but so are your children. No more anchor babies for terrorists. Combine that with a dramatic reduction in welfare benefits and an aggressive policy of intervention by Children and Family Services to protect women and children, hey it's for the children and those CFS people are good Liberals who want the jobs, and the Somali problem may speedily resolve itself.
44 weeks ago
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Peter King says up to 50 American citizens have been recruited by al-Shabaab although only 15-20 remain active. http://www.theguardian.com/world/2013/sep/22/republican-peter-king-al-shabaab-recruits

"The New York Republican said concern existed that some may return and "use their abilities on the US"; he also said he assumed the FBI and local law enforcement authorities were looking at Somali-American communities to make sure no follow-up attacks were planned for the US.

King told ABC's This Week that he had been briefed on the Nairobi attack in which 59 people have been killed. He likened the incident to the 2011 terrorist attacks in Mumbai."
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An unconfirmed list of attackers is here: http://ojihad.wordpress.com/2013/09/22/the-al-shabaab-terror-cell-that-attacked-westgate/

"According to the terrorist group the attackers all between the age of 20 and 27 years old, are from numerous countries, including the US, UK, Canada, Sweden, Finland, Syria and Russia and where all trained in Somalia."
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Diversity! Multiculturalism!
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Pace what Buddy said about the human race's command echelon ... I feel so much better knowing that Peter King is one of those selected for briefing. With him in command of the facts, how can we lose?
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Obama is gonna rip off the dog's tail waggin it so hard.
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--so much for NSA reform --and what were those other scandals, i forget.

I hate to be so cynical, but the cops & robbers have always been a natural merger. What kept them apart was the fear of the Almighty. The entire command echelon of the human race needs to fired, and so we casn make room for honest-to-goodness dread of judgement day.
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" Two are from Minnesota, one from Missouri."

Even Democrats should be able to see that and know that running on a "No Amnesty and no more free visas" platform is a no brainer. How any Republican can fail to get the message is what astounds. We are not talking deep ideology here but simple professional politicking. For any politician not to call for border security is simple malpractice. If Bill Clinton was running he would turn on a dime on that news and promise to deport the bums. Why hasn't Hillary moved that way? How good is the open borders money?

While we pay lip service to honoring politicians who do the right thing by calling them Statesmen the fact is that with very rare exceptions we want politicians to care more about their ignorant prejudiced constituents needs than some philosophical construct. Our problem is that we are not being governed by simple venal politicians slavishly following the popular interest but reckless ideologues and grifters who do not care about the peoples concerns.
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They don't give two s*&^s until they see the rope. Then! They all have a come to Jesus moment.
44 weeks ago
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Not usual for me to post but things are coming to a head and I want all to know I read and care.
44 weeks ago
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Breaking CNN: Kenya Terrorist Gunmen From U.S.A.
CNN ^ | 9/22/2013

Posted on Sunday, September 22, 2013 3:23:49 PM by My Favorite Headache

CNN: Three of the gunmen in the Kenyan mall attack that killed at least 68 are from the United States. Two are from Minnesota, one from Missouri.

This is a developing story stay tuned to CNN for more information.
http://www.freerepublic.com/focus/f-news/3069911/posts
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I wonder if even islamic radicals can jump the shark. consider this story of Tunisian girls going to syria to perform in their words "sexual jihad" & coming home preggers & proud to the howls of their elders.
http://finance.yahoo.com/news/tunisian-gi.rls-coming-home-pregnant-233735013.html

shades of patty hearst
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Apparently the mall is Israeli owned...
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So... what.
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Yeah, so what indeed?

I don't know what, but this sort of thing adds to the complexities one might face when deciding where to invests ones money or from whom one might seek investment, no?

Maybe that's part of the point of the attack?
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I wonder if the terrorists were from the same tribe as Obama's Kenyan father.

That would be an interesting thing to find out.
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Its well known that Obama's father tribe is Moslem.
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