31 Jul '12, 2pm

Jihadist site claims FSA has obtained chemical weapons equipment Hmm...

A July 27 posting on a Turkish jihadist website claims in a short statement and video that the Free Syrian Army has obtained chemical weapons equipment from a military base in Aleppo that belonged to President Bashir al Assad's army. The video, which is titled, "Chemical Weapons Equipment belonging to Assad Forces," shows images of rebels holding gas masks and what they claim are biological and chemical weapons equipment that they found at a military base following clashes in Aleppo. A written statement above the video claims that Abu Ali, a Free Syrian Army commander, said Assad's military had left the area in a rush and had not had time to take the equipment with them. Though it is not possible to confirm its accuracy, the video appears authentic. The background image would suggest that the video was at least shot in Syria. The image is of a common Syrian type, showing p...

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Equipment check – The Flag

Equipment check – The Flag

otterman.wordpress.com 31 Jul '12, 6pm

It’s a large flag, meant for a flag pole and can hardly stretch itself out in my study. I checked it and its in great cond...

News: MOD experts to help Iraqis destroy legacy...

mod.uk 31 Jul '12, 4pm

Under an agreement signed in Baghdad, experts from the MOD's Defence Science and Technology Laboratory (Dstl) will provide...

New jihadist group emerges in the Egyptian Sinai

longwarjournal.org 01 Aug '12, 10pm

Another jihadist group in Egypt's Sinai Peninsula has announced its formation. Today, the Jund al Sharia, or the Soldiers ...

Green Building Q&A: MemBrain: does it do what i...

greenbuildingadvisor.com 02 Aug '12, 2pm

I am building my new home with a R 45 wall set up. R24 blow in and R21 of exterior foam (4 inches) I have read lots about ...

PGA Championship-Winning Equipment

golfdigest.com 04 Aug '12, 12pm

Nelson's magical 1945 season in which he won 18 tournaments (and 11 in a row) included a victory in the PGA Championship -...