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by expat42451
Sat Jun 29, 2019 12:06 am
Forum: Military Events
Topic: June 23 Iran US tension
Replies: 63
Views: 8058

Re: June 23 Iran US tension

And there is this

https://www.zerohedge.com/news/2019-06- ... unter-iran
routine rotation or something more sinister.......
by expat42451
Sat Jun 22, 2019 5:14 am
Forum: Military Events
Topic: June 20 . Situation development after between US and Iran
Replies: 59
Views: 7209

Re: June 20 . Situation development after between US and Iran

I ve got to agree with Rudemarine and CreepyMonkey here. We should have knocked them on their a"" as soon as the missile hit the drone. As far as them hitting the CONUS, I read somewhere that there were terrorist cells in the US that MIGHT be activated if a war between the US and Iran started. Other...
by expat42451
Fri Jun 21, 2019 11:44 pm
Forum: Military Events
Topic: June 20 . Situation development after between US and Iran
Replies: 59
Views: 7209

Re: June 20 . Situation development after between US and Iran

OK. So they whacked a drone. We have land and sea based aviation there as well as Aegis and some subs within missile range, no? Given the intel we have since the tanker incident, would stand to reason we pretty much know where all their anti air /anti ship assets and command and control centers for ...
by expat42451
Fri Jun 21, 2019 10:08 pm
Forum: Military Events
Topic: June 20 . Situation development after between US and Iran
Replies: 59
Views: 7209

Re: June 20 . Situation development after between US and Iran

Then there is this


Al Arabiya English
‏Verified account @AlArabiya_Eng
40m40 minutes ago

Breaking: US forces are preparing to evacuate hundreds of staff working for Lockheed Martin and Sallyport Global from the Balad military base in Iraq where they work as contractors.
by expat42451
Fri Jun 21, 2019 6:09 am
Forum: Military Events
Topic: June 20 . Situation development after between US and Iran
Replies: 59
Views: 7209

Re: June 20 . Situation development after between US and Iran

Maybe they decided to call off the "conventional" strikes in favor of using some of these

https://www.thedrive.com/the-war-zone/2 ... -squadrons
by expat42451
Thu Jun 20, 2019 10:10 pm
Forum: Military Events
Topic: June 20 . Situation development after between US and Iran
Replies: 59
Views: 7209

Re: June 20 . Situation development after between US and Iran

Hi Mike
Thanks very much for this. Particularly for the link. Again one wonders why we didint disappear that missile site right when this happened.
by expat42451
Thu Jun 20, 2019 9:34 pm
Forum: Military Events
Topic: June 20 . Situation development after between US and Iran
Replies: 59
Views: 7209

Re: June 20 . Situation development after between US and Iran

OK. So let me understand this. A $110 million drone in international airspace was shot down by an AA missile originating in Iran, yes? So then we have a meeting where everyone gets to rub each other's backs and exchange pleasantries, yes? Then McConnell says "tha Trump administration is going to tak...
by expat42451
Fri Jun 14, 2019 12:44 am
Forum: Military Events
Topic: Iran/US Tensions #6/9/19
Replies: 99
Views: 11534

Re: Iran/US Tensions #6/9/19

https://gcaptain.com/tanker-attacks-in-gulf-of-oman-stoke-security-and-oil-fears/ pretty reputable website. What is interesting is the owners of the Kokuka Courageous said the ship was hit twice. Given the nature of tank vessels, one wonders if the second explosion might have been the result of the ...
by expat42451
Thu Jun 13, 2019 11:14 pm
Forum: Military Events
Topic: Iran/US Tensions #6/9/19
Replies: 99
Views: 11534

Re: Iran/US Tensions #6/9/19

You beat me to it, Silent good work! Does this strike anyone as getting weirder by the hour?
Gold is up almost $4 since the close of the day session, everything else is pretty much flat to very slightly down.