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After Buying S-400, Turkey Aims to Build Own Components for Air Defense Systems

After Buying S-400, Turkey Aims to Build Own Components for Air Defense Systems

Talks with Russia on deliveries of S-400 air defense systems to Turkey are at final stages, but Ankara still aims to manufacture its own components for such systems, Turkish Defense Minister Fikri Isik said Wednesday. Purchase of S-400 From Russia ‘Might Signal Turkey’s Estrangement From NATO’ ANKARA (Sputnik) — Russia and Turkey have been engaged in talks […]

Breaking: Syria Fears Betrayal by Russia as Turkish Air Attacks Intensify

Breaking: Syria Fears Betrayal by Russia as Turkish Air Attacks Intensify

By Gordon Duff with Nahed al Husaini, VT Damascus Turkish F16s have flown dozens of sorties against Syrian Army positions south of al Bab in Aleppo, Province.  Two days ago, VT reported, based on sources at the scene, that Turkey had taken al Bab though an agreement with ISIS, resupplying their forces, 950 strong, and […]

Syrian War Report Feb. 21, 2017: Syrian Air Force Purges ISIS-Linked Terrorists In Idlib

Syrian War Report Feb. 21, 2017: Syrian Air Force Purges ISIS-Linked Terrorists In Idlib

…from SouthFront The Syrian Air Force has inflicted major damage to Jund al-Aqsa linked to the ISIS terrorist group in the Idlib-Hama countryside. Syrian warplanes destroyed a Jund al-Aqsa gathering near Khan Sheikhoun and a convoy belonging to the terrorist group near Morek, destroying at least 30 militants and 16 units of military equipment including […]

Syrian War Report – February 8, 2017: US Air Force Increases Airstrikes Against ISIS

Syrian War Report – February 8, 2017: US Air Force Increases Airstrikes Against ISIS

…from SouthFront The so-called “Democratic Forces” (SDF), backed by the US-led coalition, have retaken the vilalgles of Abu Dallah, Lubaydan and Abu Susah from ISIS in the northeastern countryside of the terrorist group’s self-proclaimed capital of al-Raqqah. Clashes are also ongoing in Mu’ayzilah. On Tuesday, the US-led coalition released a statement, claiming that its warplanes […]

Triumph in the Sky: Russia Blankets Syria With S-300, S-400 Air Defense Network

Triumph in the Sky: Russia Blankets Syria With S-300, S-400 Air Defense Network

Sputnik: The Russian task force in Syria has created a unified air defense network using advanced S-300 and S-400 “Triumf” surface-to-air missile systems, which can reliably defend the nation against aerial attacks both on land and at sea, commander of the Russian military group in the country Col. Gen. Andrei Kartapolov said on Friday. “A […]

Israeli rockets strike Damascus military air base, Presidential Palace

Israeli rockets strike Damascus military air base, Presidential Palace

A Syrian military source has said Israeli rockets hit an air base near Damascus. No casualties have been reported, however. Reuters reports the Israeli rockets hit the Mezzeh military airport at about 3 a.m. on Wednesday. Syrian state media Syrian Arab News Agency also confirmed the report. A source said the attack caused a fire […]

Syrian War Report – November 11, 2016: Syrian Army Entered Menagh Air Base

Syrian War Report – November 11, 2016: Syrian Army Entered Menagh Air Base

…from SouthFront ISIS-linked media outlets have released a series of pics that show the terrorist group’s fighters preparing an attack on the Syrian army’s positions at the Khanasser highway, heading to the Syrian city of Aleppo. The Khanasser highway is a vital supply line used by the Syrian government to supply its forces deployed in […]

China unveils advanced J-20 stealth fighter in fly over at air show

China unveils advanced J-20 stealth fighter in fly over at air show

China has showcased its new J-20 stealth fighter in southern Guangdong Province’s city of Zhuhai in a spectacular fly over at Air Show China, the country’s biggest meeting of aircraft makers and buyers. Two J-20s, China’s fifth-generation jets, swept over hundreds of spectators at the show’s opening ceremony in a 60-second flyby on Tuesday. The […]

Assad is Right: US Air Force Supporting ISIS Attacks in Syria…Iraq as Well

Assad is Right:  US Air Force Supporting ISIS Attacks in Syria…Iraq as Well

Syrian President Bashar Assad says that US airstrikes which killed 62 Syrian government troops were “intentional” and they lasted for an hour. He added that the US “does not have the will” to join Russia in fighting terrorists in Syria. Speaking to the Associated Press in Damascus, the Syrian leader denied that the airstrikes carried […]

Syrian War Report – September 15, 2016: 250 ISIS Terrorists Killed in Russian Air Strikes

Syrian War Report – September 15, 2016: 250 ISIS Terrorists Killed in Russian Air Strikes

…from SouthFront The Russian Aerospace Forces have eliminated 250 ISIS terrorists and 15 vehicles armed with machine guns near the Syrian city of Palmyra, the Russian Ministry of Defense reported on September 14. Russian warplanes conducted airstrikes north of the city where a group of terrorists was preparing offensive on the Syrian army positions. Photos […]

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