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Mosul Battle Report – May 9, 2017: Operation Approaching Its Final Phase

Mosul Battle Report – May 9, 2017: Operation Approaching Its Final Phase

…from SouthFront The US-backed military operation against ISIS terrorists in the Iraqi city of Mosul is approaching its final phase. Iraqi security forces (ISF), backed up by US-led coalition warplanes, attack helicopters, and special operation forces, have made significant progress against ISIS terrorists in the northern and southern parts of western Mosul, out-flanking the Old […]

Battle For Mosul Enters Its Final Stage

Battle For Mosul Enters Its Final Stage

…from SouthFront Iraqi security forces (ISF), backed up by the US-led coalition’s airpower, artillery units, and special forces troops, have been struggling to retake the Old City from ISIS terrorists in western Mosul. The highly urbanized Old City is the main ISIS stronghold in this part of Mosul and ISIS units resist ISF in a […]

Iran announces mass production of domestic main battle tank, which looks like Russian T-90MS (VIDEO)

Iran announces mass production of domestic main battle tank, which looks like Russian T-90MS (VIDEO)

  RT/Moscow: Tehran kicked off the mass production of a main battle tank called Karrar at a ceremony attended by Iran’s defense minister. The tank appears to have a design similar to Russia’s T-90MS. Brigadier General Hossein Dehqan praised Iran’s new tank at the Sunday event, the Iranian media reported. “The tank can compete with […]

Breaking: ISIS Combat Drones In Battle For Mosul

Breaking: ISIS Combat Drones In Battle For Mosul

…from SouthFront Iraqi military for the first time officially admitted their losses from bombing, carried out by small unmanned aerial vehicles (UAVs), used by ISIS. The casualties were suffered during incidents in eastern and southern Mosul on February 21. As the Daily Sabah newspaper reported, citing Brigadier General Abdul-Mahdi al-Ameri, an ISIS UAV “fired a […]

Syrian War Report – February 7, 2017: Syrian Military Deploys Elite Units To Battle For Palmyra

Syrian War Report – February 7, 2017: Syrian Military Deploys Elite Units To Battle For Palmyra

…from SouthFront Turkish forces once against lost the key town of Bzaah east of Al-Bab after temporarily capturing it from ISIS yesterday. Meanwhile, ISIS units launched an advance against pro-Turkish militants in Al-Ameh aiming to re-establish a supply line to al-Bab which had been under constant artillery fire from the Syrian army since Sunday. Sporadic […]

Russian General: Terrorists to Continue Underground Battle against Syrian Army in Aleppo

Russian General: Terrorists to Continue Underground Battle against Syrian Army in Aleppo

TEHRAN (FNA)- General Gregory Shebak, a former commander of the Russian Army, said that Jeish al-Fatah coalition of terrorist groups has built long networks of underground passages in Aleppo city and will possibly use them to attack the Syrian Army positions even after the fall of the city to the government forces. The Russian general […]

Breaking: The Battle for Mosul: Concept Versus Reality

Breaking: The Battle for Mosul: Concept Versus Reality

…from SouthFront Mosul is the second largest city in Iraq, after Baghdad. It is a city of 1.5 million people (according to UN estimates). It is a city where Sunni Arabs, Shia Arabs, Kurds, Yezidis, Armenians, Assyrians, Turkmens, and even some followers of Christianity have coexisted for a very long time. Mosul is also the […]

Russian battle group reaches Mediterranean after ‘causing stir’ in the West (VIDEO)

Russian battle group reaches Mediterranean after ‘causing stir’ in the West (VIDEO)

The nuclear-powered heavy cruiser Peter the Great. © Dover-Marina.com / Sputnik A Russian naval group, headed by the Admiral Kuznetsov aircraft carrier and the battle cruiser Peter the Great, has made its way into the Mediterranean, causing quite a stir in the West, the Russian Defense Ministry said. Moscow has been surprised by the countries that […]

Syrian War Report – November 1, 2016: Syrian Military Deploys Advanced T-90 Battle Tanks to Aleppo

…from SouthFront The Syrian military has deployed advanced Russian-made T-90 main battle tanks to western Aleppo, according to the video released on October 31. T-90 MBTs were observed in the Minyan area where they were participating in operations against Jaish al-Fatah, a Jabhat al-Nusra-led coalition of militant groups. Last weekend, elite units of the Syrian […]

BATTLE FOR MOSUL: CHALLENGES OF RELUCTANT ALLIES

If you’re able, and if you like our content and approach, please support the project. Our work wouldn’t be possible without your help: PayPal: [email protected] or via: http://southfront.org/donate/ or via: https://www.patreon.com/southfront On October 15, the US artillery and the US-led coalition’s airpower delivered massive strikes on ISIS targets inside and outside the city of Mosul, de-facto […]

Battle for Mosul: Challenges of Reluctant Allies

Battle for Mosul: Challenges of Reluctant Allies

…from SouthFront On October 15, the US artillery and the US-led coalition’s airpower delivered massive strikes on ISIS targets inside and outside the city of Mosul, de-facto starting a long-awaited operation to liberate the last major ISIS stronghold in Iraq. The Iraqi military, the semi-autonomous, predominantly Shia, Popular Mobilization Units (PMU), the Kurdish Peshmerga, some […]

Syria & Iraq War Report – October 20, 2016: Russia-made TOS-1A Heavy Flamethrower Systems in Battle for Mosul

Syria & Iraq War Report – October 20, 2016: Russia-made TOS-1A Heavy Flamethrower Systems in Battle for Mosul

…from SouthFront US-backed moderates from Jabhat al-Nusra and other ‘opposition groups’, which operate inside and outside Aleppo, are not going to participate in the humanitarian pause announced by the Syrian and Russian militaries. On October 19, Syria and Russia reopened corridors in Aleppo, giving militants a chance to leave the city during mini-ceasefire scheduled for […]

Iran wins another legal battle against Israel

Iran wins another legal battle against Israel

Switzerland’s highest court has rejected an appeal by an Israeli company against a verdict to pay Iran money owed over a joint venture set up before the 1979 Islamic Revolution. A pipeline was jointly set up by the deposed regime of Mohammad Reza Pahlavi — Iran’s last monarch — and the Israeli company Eilat-Ashkelon Pipeline Co. […]

Libya: Battle for Sirte

Libya: Battle for Sirte

…from SouthFront The Government of National Accord-aligned forces from Misrata have been conducting a military operation in the ISIS Libyan stronghold of Sirte. Misrata Brigades have pushed ISIS militants from the city’s nearby areas, however, they have faced complexities after entering the city. The ISIS terrorist group set fortifications in the populated areas and mined […]

Labours Civil War is more than just a Battle for the Leadership 

Labours Civil War is more than just a Battle for the Leadership 

“There’s a battle outside and it is ragin’ It’ll soon shake your windows and rattle your walls, For the times they are a-changin” They’re not quite my words – they’re actually lyrics from the Bob Dylan’s 1964 hit ‘The Times They Are A Changin’, Ever since its release the song has been influential to people’s views on society, the universal lyrics contributing to the song’s lasting message of change and how true are those lyrics now.

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