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Al Qaeda ambushes a Hizb’Allah convoy and plans to set up shop in Lebanon!

by Rodan ( 4 Comments › )
Filed under Al Qaeda, Headlines, Hezballah, Islamists, Lebanon, Syria at February 26th, 2013 - 11:18 pm

I love the Syrian War! In the latest development, Syrian al-Qaeda and Muslim Brotherhood rebels ambush a Hizb’ALlah convoy carrying fighters back to Lebanon.

Syrian rebels said they attacked and destroyed a convoy carrying Hezbollah operatives and officers of the regime’s army near the Lebanese border on Tuesday.

Trucks carrying the fighters, including a high-ranking Syrian officer, were blown up by landmines planted on the Beirut-Damascus highway after the rebels were informed of the convoy’s route, a statement by the Free Syrian Army said. According to the statement, all of the passengers were killed in the explosion.

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In the second attack, several FSA brigades attacked with mortar shells a Hezbollah artillery position in the Hosh al-Sayyed Ali area inside Lebanon and “achieved direct hits,” according to the statement.

In even better news, al-Qaeda Syrian franchise al-Nusra is preparing to set up up shop in Lebanon.

Lebanon has become an integral part of the plans of al-Nusra Front. Al-Qaeda’s fastest-growing offshoot is seeking to merge Lebanon’s extreme Islamist factions into a united front.

In mid-February, at a location in the barren hills surrounding the Lebanese town of Ersal, H. A. Dergham posed for pictures with dozens of his armed followers. Under the banner of Syria’s al-Nusra Front and behind a table draped with the Syrian “revolutionary” flag, he brandished a rocket-propelled grenade launcher in one hand and made a victory sign with the other.

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The rise of Islamist forces with an ideological affinity to al-Qaeda was aided by the declining influence of Fatah and the other Palestinian nationalist factions in Ain al-Hilweh. Their involvement in the Syrian jihad has bolstered support for their extremist views. This is at the expense of Hamas’ Usbat al-Ansar, to whom they previously used to defer in exchange for protection.

The other main component of the planned Lebanese al-Nusra Front is the so-called Tripoli bloc, consisting mainly of Hussam al-Sabbagh’s group of 300-400 fighters in the city. A number of smaller groups based in North Lebanon and the Bekaa are also expected to join the merged organization.

One proposal, espoused by Sabbagh, is to establish a single Islamic emirate spanning from North Lebanon to the Homs countryside. Another suggestion is to mount a series of surprise actions in different parts of Lebanon, with the aim of suddenly raising security tensions throughout the country, and announcing: We’re here, our time has come.

Al-Qaeda will not stop in Syria. They plan to wipe out Hizb’Allah and take over Lebanon.

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4 Responses to “Al Qaeda ambushes a Hizb’Allah convoy and plans to set up shop in Lebanon!”
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  1. Speranza
    1 | February 27, 2013 8:46 am

    Good news for your breakfast!


  2. huckfunn
    2 | February 27, 2013 9:37 am

    @ Speranza:
    More good news! Hezbo top turd Nasrallah flown to Iran for cancer treatment and Syrian rebels claim to kill Hezbo deputy top turd.
    That’s what ya call a turd flush.


  3. Speranza
    3 | February 27, 2013 10:51 am

    huckfunn wrote:

    @ Speranza:
    More good news! Hezbo top turd Nasrallah flown to Iran for cancer treatment and Syrian rebels claim to kill Hezbo deputy top turd.
    That’s what ya call a turd flush.

    Whilst I wish cancer on nobody, how ironic that a guy who calls Israel a “cancer” might be suffering from it?


  4. darkwords
    4 | February 27, 2013 9:28 pm

    This must be the result of Hilary pushing the reset button


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