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5. Countries neighboring Greece
Albania, Bulgaria, Turkey.
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  -Explosion rips through US embassy (Athens) Newsjock  Jan-11-07 10:57 PM   #0 
  - Probably nothing serious  antiimperialist   Jan-11-07 10:59 PM   #1 
  - I guess you never saw "Z".  Tesha   Jan-12-07 06:50 AM   #62 
  - You should go there during an election.  bikebloke   Jan-12-07 09:49 AM   #84 
  - Never saw Z  heliarc   Jan-15-07 02:26 AM   #135 
  - But who cares what the rest of the world thinks  jamesinca   Jan-11-07 11:00 PM   #2 
  - Oh my God  Penndems   Jan-11-07 11:00 PM   #3 
  - No; the building was unoccupied when attacked. (NT)  Tesha   Jan-12-07 06:56 AM   #65 
  - and so it starts  Blue_Tires   Jan-11-07 11:04 PM   #4 
  - Yep - we attacked the Iranian embassy in Baghdad yesterday  proud2Blib   Jan-12-07 07:30 AM   #72 
     - More like blowback. n/t  Mika   Jan-12-07 09:37 AM   #82 
     - Or false flag. At this point it doesn't really matter, does it?  TheWatcher   Jan-15-07 08:16 AM   #137 
  - Countries neighboring Greece  antiimperialist   Jan-11-07 11:07 PM   #5 
  - Seems like an inoffensive gas explosion with no casualties  antiimperialist   Jan-11-07 11:13 PM   #13 
     - Local News said it was a "terist" attack  dubeskin   Jan-12-07 12:58 AM   #36 
        - rocket attack that took out a toilet.  uppityperson   Jan-12-07 01:03 AM   #38 
        - and a picture window.  elehhhhna   Jan-12-07 07:51 AM   #76 
        - press speculation just like in the US  rodeodance   Jan-12-07 06:50 AM   #61 
        - So did my local news  proud2Blib   Jan-12-07 07:31 AM   #73 
  - BBC reporting it too  bobthedrummer   Jan-11-07 11:08 PM   #6 
  - That says the explosion was on the third floor  htuttle   Jan-11-07 11:11 PM   #10 
     - yep  bobthedrummer   Jan-11-07 11:16 PM   #14 
  - Bush through down the Gauntlet last night  lovuian   Jan-11-07 11:08 PM   #7 
  - "Its (sic) War" - that seems a bit over the top  G Hawes   Jan-11-07 11:42 PM   #21 
  - I'm glad my son's plans to visit Athens fell through...  GoddessOfGuinness   Jan-11-07 11:10 PM   #8 
  - He missed visiting a great city  JoFerret   Jan-12-07 09:41 AM   #83 
     - Oh, I doubt it's scared him off...  GoddessOfGuinness   Jan-12-07 01:30 PM   #103 
  - I sure hope nobody was injured or killed.  G Hawes   Jan-11-07 11:11 PM   #9 
  - BBC said it was before dawn, so hopefully not.  mod mom   Jan-11-07 11:12 PM   #12 
     - Good point on the time  G Hawes   Jan-11-07 11:34 PM   #17 
     - Marines guard our embassies 24 hours a day  Bucky   Jan-11-07 11:38 PM   #20 
     - Absolutely true  Penndems   Jan-11-07 11:44 PM   #22 
     - I doubt a terrorist bomb would be set to blow during the wee hours...  Nabeshin   Jan-12-07 03:03 AM   #44 
  - damn it all  charlie and algernon   Jan-11-07 11:12 PM   #11 
  - Oh, Great. Were going to invade Greece...  OSX   Jan-11-07 11:17 PM   #15 
  - Maybe Greece and Persia (Iran) would become allies then  daleo   Jan-11-07 11:21 PM   #16 
  - Direct from Reuters:  originalpckelly   Jan-11-07 11:34 PM   #18 
  - More info. continues to be added to that story...  originalpckelly   Jan-11-07 11:38 PM   #19 
  - Hezbollah?  mzmolly   Jan-11-07 11:45 PM   #23 
  - They aren't active anywhere near Greece  ButterflyBlood   Jan-12-07 12:55 AM   #35 
     - Agreed, this isn't an al-Qaeda-like attack  Aya Reiko   Jan-12-07 04:19 AM   #48 
     - I've heard they have networks all over the world?  mzmolly   Jan-12-07 12:37 PM   #95 
        - It's a Lebanese group  ButterflyBlood   Jan-12-07 12:55 PM   #97 
           - Wouldn't have the psycological impact if it was close to home.  mzmolly   Jan-12-07 01:10 PM   #99 
              - Hezbollah is an Iranian-funded but not Iranian group  ButterflyBlood   Jan-12-07 01:25 PM   #100 
                 - Gotcha.  mzmolly   Jan-12-07 01:30 PM   #102 
  - BBC World Service Radio just reported it was a terrorist attack  bobthedrummer   Jan-12-07 12:04 AM   #24 
  - 1996 it got hit by a rocket too. BBC says rocket now also.  uppityperson   Jan-12-07 12:13 AM   #27 
  - from AP  Newsjock   Jan-12-07 12:07 AM   #25 
  - Anyone here surprised at the attack?  Oak2004   Jan-12-07 12:11 AM   #26 
  - From AFP  suffragette   Jan-12-07 12:15 AM   #28 
  - BBC says rocket  uppityperson   Jan-12-07 12:28 AM   #29 
  - Reuters update on rocket  uppityperson   Jan-12-07 12:31 AM   #30 
  - "No injuries" is fantastic news  Bucky   Jan-12-07 12:59 AM   #37 
  - False flag anyone?  48percenter   Jan-12-07 12:40 AM   #31 
  - Saudi Arabia???  darkstar   Jan-12-07 01:10 AM   #39 
  - To be pinned on Greek anti-war folks (aka terrorist enablers)  rman   Jan-12-07 02:53 AM   #41 
  - So much wrong with your post.  spoony   Jan-12-07 06:03 AM   #55 
  - then again, it perfectly fits the historic record  rman   Jan-12-07 06:20 AM   #57 
     - Yeah because there's never been  spoony   Jan-12-07 06:23 AM   #58 
        - history of false-flag operations  rman   Jan-12-07 06:34 AM   #59 
           - But it makes no sense here.  BestCenter   Jan-12-07 06:25 PM   #111 
              - Cold war is over, welcome War on Terror  rman   Jan-13-07 06:44 AM   #119 
                 - Yes, I'm sure that  BestCenter   Jan-13-07 04:59 PM   #126 
                    - You think 'PNAC' is going to leave certain terrorist groups alone?  rman   Jan-14-07 07:59 AM   #129 
                       - Greek leftists?  BestCenter   Jan-14-07 07:01 PM   #134 
                          - Anti-war movement  rman   Jan-15-07 03:36 AM   #136 
  - ....when the money lords and the greed heads start running  0007   Jan-12-07 10:34 AM   #86 
  - Greek Communists?  lumpy   Jan-12-07 10:39 AM   #87 
  - and so it begins.  BikeWriter   Jan-12-07 12:42 AM   #32 
  - What are the odds of a rocket landing in a toilet?  The Animator   Jan-12-07 12:44 AM   #33 
  - Remember this isn't the first attack on the Athens embassy  ButterflyBlood   Jan-12-07 12:51 AM   #34 
  - Sky News are reporting that a leftist group has claimed responsibility  Prophet 451   Jan-12-07 02:40 AM   #40 
  - see, Gladio all over again  rman   Jan-12-07 02:56 AM   #42 
  - So you think Greek Communist radical groups never existed?  ButterflyBlood   Jan-12-07 12:23 PM   #93 
     - Seen in the light of Gladio any 'radical' leftist group is a lot less radical  rman   Jan-12-07 12:56 PM   #98 
        - I don't see how you can get any more radical than pro-Soviet communists  ButterflyBlood   Jan-12-07 01:29 PM   #101 
           - How are pro-Soviet communists radical?  mhatrw   Jan-12-07 02:40 PM   #107 
           - But this false flag op would make no sense.  BestCenter   Jan-12-07 06:28 PM   #112 
           - It's basically Occam's Razor  ButterflyBlood   Jan-12-07 07:48 PM   #116 
           - More radical is to perform terrorist attacks on national civilian targets,  rman   Jan-12-07 03:14 PM   #108 
              - Thanks, but  BestCenter   Jan-12-07 06:30 PM   #113 
              - Cold War is over, welcome War on Terror  rman   Jan-13-07 06:47 AM   #121 
                 - But Greece has nothing to do with it  BestCenter   Jan-13-07 04:56 PM   #124 
                    - LOL. The whole world has something to do with it.  rman   Jan-14-07 08:03 AM   #131 
                       - You sound more and more like a FReeper infiltrator with each post  BestCenter   Jan-14-07 06:58 PM   #132 
                          - What's provocative about saying  rman   Jan-15-07 09:44 AM   #139 
              - OK, but what's relevant about a defunct Cold War intel network today?  ButterflyBlood   Jan-12-07 07:50 PM   #117 
                 - Cold war is over, welcome War on Terror  rman   Jan-13-07 06:47 AM   #120 
                    - Except Greece is not a key location in it  ButterflyBlood   Jan-13-07 11:28 AM   #123 
                       - Not key, but it's a location  rman   Jan-14-07 08:00 AM   #130 
  - Not a bad theory...  Nabeshin   Jan-12-07 03:06 AM   #46 
  - It was a rocket  Prophet 451   Jan-12-07 05:52 AM   #54 
     - question is how they managed to hit a toilet on the 3rd floor  rman   Jan-12-07 06:18 AM   #56 
        - They were just trying to give proof throught the night that our flag was still there.  tanyev   Jan-12-07 07:20 AM   #70 
  - By that logic ETA is opposed to Basque independence  Freddie Stubbs   Jan-12-07 08:17 AM   #79 
  - Uhm no. It's FALSE flag - It means ETA and IRA are fake,  rman   Jan-12-07 03:19 PM   #109 
  - The IRA is fake?!?  BestCenter   Jan-12-07 06:31 PM   #114 
     - fake, OR  rman   Jan-13-07 07:42 AM   #122 
        - You can't blame Gladio on EVERYTHING  BestCenter   Jan-13-07 04:57 PM   #125 
           - I never did say IRA does not exist, did i.  rman   Jan-14-07 07:56 AM   #128 
              - But you're sounding as if you believe that  BestCenter   Jan-14-07 06:59 PM   #133 
                 - Depends on who you mean by "they"  rman   Jan-15-07 09:39 AM   #138 
  - I know nothing about ETA  Prophet 451   Jan-12-07 10:53 PM   #118 
  - In Greece, such attacks are very common  ButterflyBlood   Jan-12-07 12:20 PM   #92 
  - Well there goes the we haven't been attacked since 9/11 argument.  stratomagi   Jan-12-07 02:57 AM   #43 
  - It probably will count for something even if it isn't al-Qaida  rman   Jan-12-07 03:05 AM   #45 
  - So if someone attack our embassy it's terrorism  DoYouEverWonder   Jan-12-07 03:33 AM   #47 
  - Shhhhh!  Nihil   Jan-12-07 05:40 AM   #53 
  - Rocket hits US embassy in Athens  annabanana   Jan-12-07 04:29 AM   #49 
  - wow -- that'll wake you up.  xchrom   Jan-12-07 04:29 AM   #50 
  - left wing groups. more here:  rodeodance   Jan-12-07 06:52 AM   #63 
     - " a country brimming with potent anti-Americanism,"  rodeodance   Jan-12-07 06:53 AM   #64 
        - Well, something needs to be done about that then,  rman   Jan-12-07 03:21 PM   #110 
  - "explosion ripped through "  annabanana   Jan-12-07 04:30 AM   #51 
  - A right-wing one  nxylas   Jan-12-07 12:53 PM   #96 
  - I hope the US warplanes don't bomb the Acropolis while aiming for these al-Qaeda dudes.  pinniped   Jan-12-07 05:36 AM   #52 
  - "No one could have predicted this".  Tesha   Jan-12-07 06:49 AM   #60 
  - Blast at U.S. embassy called 'terrorism' ( new Fri. am)  rodeodance   Jan-12-07 06:59 AM   #66 
  - I just saw a picture of the carnage...  zanne   Jan-12-07 07:12 AM   #67 
  - "No blood for Baklava!"  ChazII   Jan-12-07 07:15 AM   #68 
  - That's cute.  zanne   Jan-12-07 07:18 AM   #69 
     - Thanks for the welcome.  ChazII   Jan-12-07 07:32 AM   #75 
  - I'm going to guess that it is someone NOT happy  coffeenap   Jan-12-07 07:26 AM   #71 
  - I do! I do!  proud2Blib   Jan-12-07 07:31 AM   #74 
  - CNN reporting that a rocket was fired at the embassy  LibertyLover   Jan-12-07 08:09 AM   #77 
  - NO INJURIES AND VERY MINIMAL DAMAGE  mod mom   Jan-12-07 08:17 AM   #78 
  - Bastards!  Nihil   Jan-12-07 08:41 AM   #80 
  - Does this mean we are going to bomb Greece back to the Parthenon age? nt  Javaman   Jan-12-07 09:07 AM   #81 
  - Well, the way Bush thinks, he probably bomb Venezuela for it.  goforit   Jan-12-07 10:44 AM   #89 
     - LOL.  Javaman   Jan-12-07 11:29 AM   #91 
     - Actually Turkey.  dnbn   Jan-12-07 01:47 PM   #104 
        - The funny thing is  BestCenter   Jan-12-07 06:34 PM   #115 
  - Obviously these "terrorists" haven't read their history...  Javaman   Jan-12-07 10:33 AM   #85 
  - You let Rummy go and he lets the US have it!!!  goforit   Jan-12-07 10:42 AM   #88 
  - Americans view all terrorists as Mideastern Islamics  lumpy   Jan-12-07 10:52 AM   #90 
  - Reprisal from Iran?  Bornaginhooligan   Jan-12-07 12:28 PM   #94 
  - Guess this means that Bush can't say  peace13   Jan-12-07 01:59 PM   #105 
  - "Hello? Is this the US embassy?"  mhatrw   Jan-12-07 02:21 PM   #106 
  - 3 embassies have been attacked since Bush's Surge speech:  Iceburg   Jan-13-07 06:04 PM   #127 
 

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