RUSSIAN MOD FINDS EVIDENCE OF CHEMICAL WEAPONS USE BY TERRORISTS IN ALEPPO – MOD UN’s watchdog hasn’t sent any specialists to the besieged city despite requests, Russia’s Defense Ministry said

Russian experts have found evidence that terrorists have been using chemical weapons in their regular attacks in Aleppo, Russia’s Defense Ministry said, adding that the UN’s watchdog hasn’t sent any … Continue Reading →

Russia to move missiles closer to Europe amid ‘NATO expansion’ Russia will redeploy its S-400 and Iskander missiles to the Kaliningrad region, which borders Poland and Lithuania.

Russia President Vladimir Putin has warned that his country will move its missiles closer to Europe in response to NATO “expansion” plans. In a television interview to be broadcast later … Continue Reading →

Kabul: Dozens killed after suicide bomber detonates vest at mosque A survivor says he saw the mosque “full of flesh and blood” following the blast, which has been described as a “war crime”.

At least 32 people have been killed and 64 others injured in a suicide bombing at a mosque in Kabul, officials have said. The attacker entered the Baqir ul Olum … Continue Reading →

France: Seven people held after police foil planned terror attack French police break up a terror ring plotting “a co-ordinated attack aiming to target several sites simultaneously”.

Image Caption:French police officers on patrol in Strasbourg. File Pic. Seven people have been arrested after a planned terror attack was foiled in France, the country’s interior minister has said. … Continue Reading →

4,000 NATO TROOPS TAKE PART IN LITHUANIA’S LARGEST EXERCISE NEAR RUSSIA’S BORDER The troops will train to execute offensive and defensive operations, rapid deployments, and other tasks, Lithuania’s Defense Ministry said

Eleven NATO countries have sent 4,000 troops to Lithuania, the largest Baltic nation, to participate in this year’s Iron Sword exercises. The war games are meant to test the country’s … Continue Reading →

Syria: Aleppo ‘out of bodybags’ after another hospital bombing An attack on the Omar Bin Abdul Aziz Hospital means every single major medical facility in rebel areas is now out of commission.

  Image Caption:Residents comfort each other following an airstrike on Allepo’s Bab al Nayrab district Rescue workers say they have run out of bodybags following a “catastrophic day” of government … Continue Reading →

RUSSIAN WARSHIPS PREPARE FOR LARGE-SCALE ASSAULT OFF SYRIAN COAST Russia put its aircraft carrier to full use and launched a large-scale offensive across Syria

On Saturday, a flotilla of Russian warships arrived off the coast of Syria. The flotilla was reportedly deployed to prepare for a large-scale land and sea assault on the ravaged city … Continue Reading →


Russia has deployed strategic bombers to launch strikes on Islamic State (IS, formerly ISIS/ISIL) and Al-Nusra Front targets in Syria, the Defense Ministry reported. The bombers flew from Russia for … Continue Reading →