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Here They Come

Here They Come

Photo Credit: U.S. Navy photo by Mass Communication Specialist 3rd Class Colby K. Neal

The U.S. Navy guided missile cruiser USS Cape St. George (CG 71); the aircraft carrier USS Harry S. Truman (CVN 75); fleet replenishment oiler USNS Big Horn (T-AO 198); the guided missile destroyer USS Ross (DDG 71); the aircraft carrier USS Abraham Lincoln (CVN 72); and the guided missile cruiser USS Normandy (CG 60) cruise in formation under way in the Gulf of Oman.

That’s a lot of firepower against one confused and already bloodied Syria. Wouldn’t want to be facing a group like this one. Imagine President Assad waking up Thursday morning with this bunch, possibly more of the same (there’s a whole lot where these came from) laid out off his favorite beach.

These days you need nerves of steel to be a ruthless despot, I’m telling you.

About the Author: Yori Yanover has been a working journalist since age 17, before he enlisted and worked for Ba'Machane Nachal. Since then he has worked for Israel Shelanu, the US supplement of Yedioth, JCN18.com, USAJewish.com, Lubavitch News Service, Arutz 7 (as DJ on the high seas), and the Grand Street News. He has published Dancing and Crying, a colorful and intimate portrait of the last two years in the life of the late Lubavitch Rebbe, (in Hebrew), and two fun books in English: The Cabalist's Daughter: A Novel of Practical Messianic Redemption, and How Would God REALLY Vote.


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18 Responses to “Here They Come”

  1. Israel Orok says:

    The Bad Mined Must Be Punish

  2. Israel Orok says:

    The Bad Mined Must Be Punish

  3. Israel Orok says:

    The Bad Mined Must Be Punish

  4. John Keytack says:

    This is all well and good, but Russia successfully delivered anti-ship missiles to Syria last week. If U.S. war ships are attacked that will be a “game changer,”

  5. Doug Kraft says:

    So how does Obama manage?

  6. Umm the USS Cape St. George is in its home port in San Diego know this 100% for the hubby isn't at sea atm……….and I'm pretty sure the Truman is home too. So basically there is nothing factual in this report.

  7. Rachel Rousseau-Erlichman says:

    Too bad Obama is worried about Syria and he didn’t concern himself with the citizens in Benghazi, Libya.

  8. TomTuna says:

    Christian Nation…supposed to love our enemies…? If ‘hard love’ is real, that there is a WHOLE LOTTA LOVE  ! ! !

  9. US get out from Syria, let them kill each other.

  10. J'aime Rushton says:

    press can't get it right ever.

  11. J'aime Rushton says:

    press can't get it right ever.

  12. J'aime Rushton says:

    This article is an example of the press never getting their stories straight. Cape is in San Diego, not deployed and neither is the Lincoln. Idiots.

  13. Beverly Griffin says:

    What IS the TRUTH about this Crisis!

  14. Beverly Griffin says:

    Read The Comments, the wives are saying they live in San Diego, and these ships are STILL docked in the U.S.

  15. Jim420 says:

    The U.S.Navy = A Global Force for Good. Assad gets to join the long list of despots who underestimate the U.S.   GO NAVY!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!

  16. Ferrero Alanzo McKinsberg says:

    Loose lips sink ships

  17. Julie DeFoor Watters says:

    Hey Syria ~ Here's our plan!

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