Daily Archive: December 6, 2016

Syrian War Report – December 6, 2016: Militant Counter-Attack Fails in Aleppo

Two Russian medical specialists were killed and another injured as result of militant shelling of a Russian mobile military hospital in the Syrian city of Aleppo on December 5. The hospital was shelled during between 12:21 and 12:30pm [local time] during the reception time. An unknown number of local residents attending medical appointments were also injured. “It is beyond doubt...

Indian Air Force to Train Vietnamese Pilots to Fly Sukhoi Su-30 Jets

Vietnamese pilots will be trained by Indian Air Force instructors in Russian-made Sukhoi Su-30 fighter jets amid bilateral efforts to boost defense ties, Indian media report. Su-30s, in similar versions, form the key part of both countries’ airpower. An agreement to train Vietnam Air Force pilots in India was reached at a meeting between Indian Defense Minister Manohar Parrikar and...