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Hornet takes down an Su22 in Syria

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posted on Jun, 18 2017 @ 07:13 PM
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Looks like someone had stepped on some toes during an operation.Im trying to make sense of what side the Su22 was bombing?
news.usni.org...

edit on Sun Jun 18 2017 by DontTreadOnMe because: IMPORTANT: New (old) Standards Are Being Enforced (again) For New Threads




posted on Jun, 18 2017 @ 07:24 PM
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Su-22 was bombing isis. And hornet providing air support to isis. Simples.



posted on Jun, 18 2017 @ 07:39 PM
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a reply to: Pandaram

Su-22 bombing the Kurds. Hornet providing air support to the Kurds.



posted on Jun, 18 2017 @ 07:51 PM
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a reply to: Zaphod58

SDF are 50% Kurds the rest are mixed militants often siding with ISIS or whichever group meets there goals on the ground
Hardly innocent.
American aircraft and artillary have zero right operating and esp engaging Syrian aircraft and troops.

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posted on Jun, 18 2017 @ 08:07 PM
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a reply to: all2human
And what right does Asad have to bomb his own civilians? Or are you going to argue that its all an imperialist American propaganda conspiracy. And what right has Russia got to be involved as well?

Here's a tip, NO ONE is innocent in this f**ked up mess of a country, except the civilians caught in the middle. And even then some of them have dubious allegiances.



posted on Jun, 18 2017 @ 08:12 PM
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We own the air. If we choose, we can destroy ANY air force.



posted on Jun, 18 2017 @ 08:48 PM
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Damn hate to be the commander sorting that engagement out.



posted on Jun, 18 2017 @ 09:00 PM
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a reply to: Blackfinger

Another message has been sent. There will be no hand-wringing on a decision to act on site.

The military commanders have the green light and Trump's support to act immediately if the ROEs are met.



posted on Jun, 18 2017 @ 09:47 PM
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