Boosted by Russia's oil wealth,
President Putin has seeking to restore Moscow's international influence by
making common cause with anti-US allies, notably Venezuelan President Hugo
Chavez, and by maintaining its longtime "friendship" with Iran.
Russia, although a member of the Quartet and its Road Map to Peace in the
Middle East, is shoring up its backing for its traditional Arab "friends" -
Syria, Egypt and the Palestinians.
Vladimir Putin's hardening line is not surprising. In the light of his
renewed buildup of military weapons and systems, and his expansionist
alliances to the south, east and S America, it is evident that he is gearing
up for the great battle of the ages.
The Bible foretells a great Northern Confederation led by Rosh (Russia), and
which will include Beth-Togarmah (the Turkemen), and many Arab and African
nations. This alliance will invade Israel and the Middle East in the
endtimes, and it will be a major part of a holocaustic world war.
"The Sovereign Master, YHWH, says: Listen! I am against you, O Gog, chief
prince of Rosh (Russia), and Tubal. I will turn you around, put hooks into
your jaws and bring you out with your whole army - your horses and horsemen
all fully armed, and a great horde with large and small shields, all of them
"Persia (Iran), Cush (Ethiopia), and Put (Libya) will be with them, all with
shields and helmets; Gomer (Germany) also with all its troops; and the House
of Togarmah from the far north (Turkey and the Turkic people of Central
Asia) with all its troops - many nations with you. Get ready; be prepared,
you and all the hordes gathered about you, and take command of them.
"After many days you will be summoned; in the latter years you will invade
the land that has recovered from the sword, whose people have been gathered
from many nations to the mountains of Israel which had long been desolate.
Its people had been brought out from the nations, and now all of them are
living securely." (Ezekiel 38:3-8)
The time for this battle is drawing near. It will be early in the Great
Tribulation. But before the Tribulation, the Rapture - the catching up and
the taking of the people of Y'shua the Messiah to the Father's House, will
Oh friend, don't be left behind!