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[I can clearly see Gog & Magog from here. Can you? NB: It's a Jewish prophecy, Ezekiel (chapters 38-39), commandeered by the Christians for their own purposes. df]
By Andrew Osborn
MOSCOW (Reuters) - Russia used Iran as a base from which to launch air strikes against Syrian militants for the first time on Tuesday, widening its air campaign in Syria and deepening its involvement in the Middle East.
From Theo Spark at 09:19