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NATO ‘discussing’ use of AWACS in anti-ISIS operations

NATO member states are discussing a request to use the alliance's AWACS air surveillance aircraft in the battle against the jihadist Islamic State group,...

Four years of coalition strikes on Syria kill 3,300 civilians: monitor

More than 3,000 civilians have been killed in US-led coalition air strikes against the Daesh group in Syria since they began four years ago,...

Israeli air strikes, rockets hit Syria: Syrian army

Damascus: The Israeli army carried out air strikes and fired rockets at targets in Syria overnight, causing damage near a military position, the Syrian...

Water War Possible Between India and Pakistan

If there is any possibility of a water war erupting soon, it will have to be between India and Pakistan, according to SAMAA News...

US troops arriving in Poland draw Russian ire

US troops and tanks began streaming into Poland Thursday as part of one of the largest deployments of US forces in Europe since the...

Turkey Threatens Retaliation Against US If Washington Halts Weapons Sales

Turkish Foreign Minister Mevlut Cavusoglu on Sunday warned the US against blocking planned weapons sales to his country, insisting that Ankara would respond to...

Pentagon slams Russia for striking US-backed Syrian rebels

Pentagon chief Ashton Carter on Friday hit out at Russia for bombing US-backed forces in southern Syria who he said were fighting the Islamic...

Israel PM admits forces operating in war-hit Syria

Jerusalem: Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu admitted for the first time Tuesday that Israeli forces have been operating in Syria, where the Iran-backed regime is...

Pentagon has broad military arsenal available for Syria strike

The United States has been fighting the Islamic State group in Iraq and Syria since 2014, so has amassed a huge military presence and...

US Sending 3,000 More Troops to Afghanistan

Defense Secretary Jim Mattis says the U.S. is sending another 3,000 troops to Afghanistan, an increase of over 25 percent in the number of...