Israeli Warplanes Launch Missile Attack on Syrian Army in Quneitra

Israeli aviation launched a missile attack on Syrian army's positions in the province of Quneitra bordering Israeli-controlled Golan Heights, a Syrian military source told Sputnik. "Enemy warplanes of Israel launched two missiles from the occupied territory [Golan Heights] at 18:45 [local time] on one of the positions of our army. It caused material damage," the source told Sputnik. According to the source, … Continue reading Israeli Warplanes Launch Missile Attack on Syrian Army in Quneitra

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FILE PHOTO: Saudi soldiers © Fahad Shadeed / Reuters

Saudi Military Aircraft Crashes over Yemen, at least 12 Killed

A Black Hawk helicopter belonging to the Saudi Arabian military has crashed in Yemen, killing at least 12 personnel, according to Saudi news agency SPA. https://twitter.com/spagov/status/854346803466182657 SPA reported that the crash happened while armed forces were carrying out operational duties in the province of Marib in Yemen. Four officers and eight noncommissioned officers from the … Continue reading Saudi Military Aircraft Crashes over Yemen, at least 12 Killed

Israeli Planes Spray Herbicides Inside Gaza for Fourth Time This Year

Israeli planes have been reported spraying herbicides over land inside the Gaza Strip on four occasions in 2017, including twice in the last two days. Israeli planes sprayed herbicides inside the Gaza Strip for the second day running on Wednesday and the fourth time this year, according to local farmers and Israeli rights NGO Gisha. A video … Continue reading Israeli Planes Spray Herbicides Inside Gaza for Fourth Time This Year

Who are the Saudi-Backed Fighters in Yemen? Mostly Foreigners

We hear a lot about the “Saudi-led coalition” and Saudi-backed fighters in Yemen, but who are they? And what role are they playing? Saudi Arabia has been trying to squash a revolutionary uprising in the Arabian Peninsula since 2011. Thanks to Wikileaks, we know that the US government started preparing for such an event in … Continue reading Who are the Saudi-Backed Fighters in Yemen? Mostly Foreigners

Idlib province, April 4, 2017. © Mohamed al-Bakour / AFP

Idlib ‘Chemical Attack’ was False Flag to Set Assad Up, More May Come – Putin

Russia has information of a potential incident similar to the alleged chemical attack in Idlib province, possibly targeting a Damascus suburb, President Vladimir Putin said. The goal is to discredit the government of Syrian President Assad, he added. https://www.facebook.com/RTvids/videos/1533173910026190/ “We have reports from multiple sources that false flags like this one – and I cannot … Continue reading Idlib ‘Chemical Attack’ was False Flag to Set Assad Up, More May Come – Putin

Syrian War Report – April 11, 2017: U.S. Ready for More Syria Strikes

The US does not rule out the possibility to conduct new missile strikes on Syria, White House spokesman Sean Spicer has said at a news conference on Monday. “The sight of people being gassed and blown away by barrel bombs ensures that if we see this kind of action again, we hold open the possibility … Continue reading Syrian War Report – April 11, 2017: U.S. Ready for More Syria Strikes

US Deploys Forces at Syrian-Jordanian Border

The US military is reportedly concentrating troops and military equipment at the Syrian-Jordanian border. Local sources said that about 20 US Army armoured vehicles (including battle tanks and artillery pieces) carried on trucks were spotted in Al-Mafraq. US troops were allegedly accompanied with the Jordanian Army’s 3rd Division. The US Special Operation Forces, the UK … Continue reading US Deploys Forces at Syrian-Jordanian Border

Putin Calls US Airstrikes on Syria ‘An Illegal Act of Aggression,’ Suspends Deconfliction Air Agreement with US

US missile strikes hit Syrian government Shayrat Air Base near Homs in central Syria, where U.S. officials alleged, with no evidence, that the Syrian military planes that dropped the ‘chemical weapons had been deployed from. Russian President Vladimir Putin issued a statement this morning condemning last night’s US airstrikes on Syria as ‘an illegal act of … Continue reading Putin Calls US Airstrikes on Syria ‘An Illegal Act of Aggression,’ Suspends Deconfliction Air Agreement with US