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Sanctions-hit Iran readies ballistic missile drill

Sanctions-hit Iran readies ballistic missile drill

Iran on Monday said it was readying ballistic missile war games simulating a counter-attack against US or Israeli targets in the region in the event of air strikes on its nuclear facilities. The three-day drill in Iran’s central desert region […]


Turkey reinforces border as Syria violence rages

Turkey reinforces border as Syria violence rages

Twin bombs exploded outside the Palace of Justice in Damascus on Thursday as deadly violence raged across the country and Turkey reinforced its volatile border with Syria with missile batteries. Ankara’s move came as world powers prepared for a crucial […]


Assad says Syria ‘in a state of war’

Syrian civil war

Syrian President Bashar al-Assad said his country was in a state of war and ordered his new cabinet to crush the anti-regime uprising as Turkey vowed to retaliate for the downing of one of its jets. Rebel forces and Syrian […]


Syria fighter pilot defects in new blow to Assad

Syria fighter pilot defects in new blow to Assad

A Syrian air force colonel won political asylum after landing his MiG fighter in Jordan, as a watchdog reported the deadliest day of fighting in Syria since the battered April ceasefire. The pilot, who reportedly flew his jet under the […]


US, Israel made Flame virus to thwart Iran: report

US, Israel made Flame virus to thwart Iran: report

The United States and Israel collaborated to create the Flame computer virus as part of an effort to slow Iran’s suspected nuclear weapons drive, The Washington Post reported Tuesday. The newspaper, citing “Western officials with knowledge of the effort,” said […]


Russia Resupplying Base in Syria, DOD Spokesman Says

Russia Resupplying Base in Syria, DOD Spokesman Says

A Russian cargo ship reportedly carrying attack helicopters to Syria turned back today when its British insurer canceled coverage, but a Defense Department spokesman said three other Russian vessels will carry supplies and possibly troops to the Russian naval base […]


Iran, world powers go down to wire in nuclear talks

Iran, world powers go down to wire in nuclear talks

Iran and world powers on Tuesday return for what could be the last day of so far stormy negotiations aimed at putting a peaceful halt to the Islamic Republic’s disputed nuclear drive. Western officials said their patience was running out […]


Israel Plans 10 Iron Domes for IDF

Israel Plans 10 Iron Domes for IDF

The Israeli Air Force will soon start to retrain reserve forces to man new Iron Dome batteries. According to updated plans, six of the ten planned batteries will utilize the IDF’s reserve forces, and four batteries will employ regular forces. […]


Israel’s Iron Dome System to get Advance Upgrades

Israel’s Iron Dome System to get Advance Upgrades

The Aerial Defense Formation of the IAF is not blinded by the success of the system, and is already in development of new and advanced capabilities for the system “Iron Dome”, the next stage: The IAF is planning on expanding […]


 
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