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New Massacre In Yemen: Saudi-led Coalition Airstrike On Taiz Leaves 18 Civilians Dead (Photos)

RSAF F-15C landing at an airbase in Saudi Arabia. Late on December 3, 18 civilians were killed and at least eight others were wounded in the southwestern Yemeni province of Taiz as a result...

Turkish Forces Attack, Shell SDF Positions Along M4 Highway In Syria’s Raqqa (Video)

Illustrative image. On December 3, heavy clashes broke out between Turkish forces and the Kurdish-led Syrian Democratic Forces (SDF) in the northern countryside of Raqqa. According to the London-based Syrian Observatory for Human Rights,...

Saudi-led Coalition Claims Its Recent Airstrikes On Ma’rib Killed More Than 250 Houthis

File image. The Saudi-led coalition claims that its recent airstrikes on the central Yemeni province of Ma’rib killed more than 250 fighters of the Houthis (Ansar Allah). The Houthis, backed by local tribesmen, launched...

Syrian Government Forces Kick Off Operation In Deir Ezzor In Response To ISIS Recent Massacre

ILLUSTRATIVE IMAGE: Sputnik/Mikhail Alaeddin On December 3, Syrian pro-government forces kicked off a large-scale combing operation in the western and northern countryside of Deir Ezzor. The operation, which is being led by the Syrian...

UAE Signs $19.20 Billion Deal For 80 French Rafale Fighter Jets, 12 Caracal Helicopters

Rafale seen from the front of the Sanicole Airshow in Belgium. Photo taken by Tom Houquet./www.dassault-aviation.com On December 3, the United Arab Emirates (UAE) ordered 80 Dassault Rafale fighter jets and 12 Eurocopter EC725...

Greater Idlib: Alleged Terrorist Killed, Five Civilians Wounded In Suspected US Drone Strike (Photos)

A MQ-9 Reaper unmanned aerial vehicle prepares to land after a mission in support of Operation Enduring Freedom in Afghanistan. (U.S. Air Force photo/Staff Sgt. Brian Ferguson) On December 3, a man was killed...

US-led Coalition Held Live-Fire Exercise At Northeastern Syria’s Largest Oil Field

U.S Army Soldiers with Battery C, 1st Battalion, 320th Field Artillery Regiment, Task Force Strike, load a round into M777 artillery piece to support the Iraqi security forces during the Mosul counter offensive, Dec....

ISIS Terrorists Attacked Nigerian Military Camp, Police Post In Yobe State (Photos)

Click to see full-size image. On November 30, terrorists from ISIS affiliate in Nigeria, the Islamic State-West Africa Province (ISWAP), carried out a large-scale hit-and-run attack in the northeastern state of Yobe. ISWAP terrorists...

Massacre In Deir Ezzor: ISIS Terrorists Kill Ten Oil Workers, Sheepherders & Syrian Soldier At Fake Checkpoint (Photos)

Illustrative image. On December 2, ISIS terrorists massacred ten people after setting up a fake checkpoint on a key road in the western countryside of Deir Ezzor, which is controlled by Syrian government forces....

Nigeria’s Newly-Acquired Super Tucano Warplanes Struck ISIS Positions Near Lake Chad

An 81st Fighter Squadron pilot starts the engine in an A-29 Super Tucano Jan. 8, 2015, at Moody Air Force Base, Ga. (U.S. Air Force photo by Senior Airman Ryan Callaghan/Released) The Nigerian Air...

Greece Plans To Send Troops To Sahel

Illustrative Image Athens plans to contribute to French expansionism in Africa as a way of “compensating” the help provided by France in the tensions with Turkey. Written by Lucas Leiroz, research fellow in international...

Saudi Nuclear Program Progressing As New Saudi-Sino-Pakistan Alliance Emerging

Illustrative Image Biden’s foreign policy turn on Saudi Arabia is paving the way for a new trilateral partnership. Written by Uriel Araujo, researcher with a focus on international and ethnic conflicts. While much is...

Saudi-led Coalition Strikes Key Houthi Military Facilities In Sanaa & Saada

A bomb laden F-15S taking off for a mission in Yemen. Early on December 2, the Saudi-led coalition carried out a series of airstrikes on key military facilities of the Houthis (Ansar Allah) in...

COVID Does Not Exist For Global Military Budget

Illustrative Image Written by Piero Messina “Military spending on the military level is growing all over the world.” This is not true, because “since the end of the Cold War in 1990, defense spending...

Saudi-led Coalition Intercepts Drone, Bombs Sanaa Airport & Destroys Booby-Trapped Boat (Video)

Screen grab from the Saudi-led coalition’s interception video. Early on December 1, the Saudi-led coalition announced that it had intercepted a drone of the Houthis (Ansar Allah) over the northern Yemeni province of Amran....

UK Claims Responsibility For Northeastern Syria Drone Strike That Killed ISIS Commander

A RAF Reaper drone is pictured airborne over Afghanistan during Operation Herrick. 2 November 2009, By POA(Phot) Tam McDonald, via the UK Defense Ministry. The UK has officially claimed responsibility for the October 25...

Greater Idlib: Three Turkistan Islamic Party Militants Killed In Syrian Army Shelling

Illustrative image. On November 30, three militants were killed when the Syrian Arab Army (SAA) shelled a position they were manning in the al-Ghab Plains in the western part of the Greater Idlib region....

Houthis Shot Down Saudi-led Coalition CH-4 Combat Drone Over Northern Yemen (Video)

Illustrative image, source: the Houthis media wing On December 1, the Houthis (Ansar Allah) announced that their air defenses had shot down a Chinese-made Rainbow CH-4 combat drone of the Saudi-led coalition over northern...

Arming Against China: The US Global Posture Review

Illustrative Image: One of Australia’s two Canberra Class LHDs conducting exercises with a U.S. Navy Arleigh Burke Class DDG and Nimitz Class CVN. Although possible, it is hard to image Australia committing significant naval...

38 ISIS Terrorists Neutralized In Russian Airstrikes On Central Syria During November: Monitoring Group

Russian Su-25 attack aircraft take off from the Khmeimim airbase in Syria © Dmitriy Vinogradov / Sputnik The Russian Aerospace Forces (VKS) carried out more than 610 airstrikes on ISIS cells and their hideouts...