Daily Archive: October 2, 2016

Is India Capable of a Surgical Strike in Pakistan Controlled Kashmir?

A surgical strike operation by Indian forces begs the question of the military’s capability to launch such an attack. On Thursday India claimed it had conducted a “surgical strike” in Pakistan controlled Kashmir across the Line of Control (LoC). Pakistan denied that India carried out a surgical strike and claimed that two of its soldiers were killed in cross border...

Israel Seals Off Palestinian Territories, Approves New Settlements Ahead of Jewish New Year

Israel has locked the West Bank and Gaza Strip borders citing safety concerns ahead of the Jewish new year. Meanwhile amid preparations for celebrations Israel approved plans for the construction of yet another 98 homes for settlers in the occupied West Bank. The border closure took effect on Sunday at 12:01am. Only in the cases of medical and “humanitarian” emergencies...

Iran Unveils Combat UAV Based on Captured US Spy Drone Design

Iranian engineers have weaponized the drone they built after reverse-engineering the American RQ-170 Sentinel, which the Islamic Republic captured in 2011, Iranian media reported. The drone has high endurance and can carry a payload of four smart guided bombs, Press TV reports. The aircraft is dubbed Saeqeh (Tunderbolt) and was made public on Saturday by the Islamic Revolution Guards Corps...