Apocalyptic Prophecies Bring 2 Sides To Syrian Battle

Over 150,000 people have died in the 3-year-long Syrian war.¬†Iranian forces battle anti-Shi’ite fighters in Damascus, and the region braces for an ultimate showdown. Muslims believe that “The Prophet” predicted this war. Shi’ites from Lebanon, Iraq and Iran are drawn to the war because they believe it paves the way for the return of Imam Mahdi (the Antichrist to Christians). Another sign of the Mahdi return would be a battle involving warriors fighting under a yellow banner – the color associated with Lebanon’s pro-Assad Hezbollah militia.

hezflag“As Imam Sadeq has stated, when the (forces) with yellow flags fight anti-Shi’ites in Damascus and Iranian forces join them, this is a prelude and a sign of the coming of his holiness,” Hosseinian was quoted as saying by Fars news agency.

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