US Army Gen. John Nicholson, the top ranking US commander in Afghanistan, made a promise on Thursday to “annihilate” Daesh and “crush the remnants” of Al Qaeda in Afghanistan.
Turkey and Iran have agreed to boost military cooperation after talks in Ankara this week between the Iranian armed forces chief of staff and Turkish leaders, President Tayyip Erdogan’s spokesman said on Thursday.
North Korea wouldn’t stand a chance against the US if the war of words between the two states escalates into a military conflict, Leonid Ivashov, a political analyst and retired Russian Colonel-General, told RT, urging a diplomatic solution to the crisis.
… by Gordon Duff, VT Senior Editor It seems the source of the “unbelievable” and totally fake news Breitbart story, accusing Secretary of State Clinton of interfering with the now bogus email investigation was a con job paid for by Turkey’s spy agency who hired, now wait for it…General Michael Flynn. Flynn then hired a […]
Jim W. Dean – This is our first posting by Sophie Mangal, a young University of North Carolina media and journalism grad who has already managed to get out into the field, even to Syria no less.
Gordon Duff – First it was Senator John McCain, his first illegal trip to Syria since he met with ISIS leader Baghdadi in 2014. Then General Joseph L. Votel arrives and has meetings as well.
U.S. President Donald Trump named Lieutenant General Herbert Raymond McMaster as his new national security adviser Monday, again turning to the U.S. military to play a central role on his foreign policy team.
…from SouthFront The Syrian army and the National Defense Forces (NDF) continued an assault against ISIS in the province of Homs, recapturing Eastern Bayarat and further advancing on Jabal Hayyal and Jabhal Thaniyat near the ISIS-held city of Palmyra. If government troops are able to take control over these hills, they will be able to […]
One of Britain’s top generals was given £100,000 ($125,000) just to cover “domestic assistance” at his plush London home last year, despite the daily struggles faced by rank and file soldiers. General Nick Houghton, who has since retired, enjoyed one of the ‘grace and favor’ homes given to senior military officers. The bill incurred by […]
Jim W. Dean – If we can have arms control reductions and treaties, we can have the same for state sponsored terrorism, regime change and election rigging, if we want to.
By Gary G. Kohls, MD “It is clear that Trump’s secretary of defense selection of Mattis, an unprosecuted war criminal, is yet another egregious act against justice and the rule of international law. Mattis was a high-level marine commander overseeing both sieges of Fallujah who then played an active role in making sure eight […]
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 […]
TEHRAN (FNA)- Commander of the Quds Force of the Islamic Revolution Guards Corps (IRGC) Major General Qassem Soleimani has arrived in Hashd al-Sha’abi (popular forces) operations room in Mosul to play his advisory role in anti-ISIL campaign in Iraq, Arab media reported on Wednesday. “Hashd al-Sha’abi will soon start its operations in Western Mosul to […]
Jim W. Dean – You just can’t make this stuff up. General Dunford “has not facts” but he blames Russia in front of Congress for the attack on the Aleppo aid convoy. He appointed himself judge and jury, but skipped over the investigator part.
General Atomics has won a more than one third of a billion dollars US Air Force contract to build 30 MQ-9 Reaper drones, or unmanned aerial vehicles, the US Department of Defense announced.
Turkey may have a large and relatively powerful army, however, it has lost so many officers in the wake of the ‘coup’ attempt that it is now without effective leadership and it’s power largely negated by the loss of so many of it’s officer corps.
Turkish officials announced that General Dunford will visit the country on July 31 after conducting phone negotiations with his Turkish counterpart General Hulusi Akar reports the pro-government Daily Sabah.
In response to the leaks, Sanders campaign manager Jeff Weaver said Saturday that the emails show “what many of us have known for some time, that there were certainly people at the DNC who were actively helping the Clinton effort and trying to hurt Bernie Sanders’ campaign.”
The Yeni Safak newspaper printed a picture of a US military commander it claims led the attempt to overthrow the Erdogan government only hours before a massive blaze broke out near a NATO base. Massive Fire Near NATO Base in Turkey, Possible Anti-American Sabotage (VIDEO) On Sunday, hours before a massive blaze broke out near the NATO […]
Russia Backing Trump 150%: Trump May Choose Pro-Russian General Who Predicted Rise of Terror as his VP
Obama’s former head of the Defense Intelligence Agency (stupidest agency in history), Lt. Gen. Michael Flynn, who was pushed out of the administration after raising the alarm on the spread of the Daesh terror network is Trump’s top pick. Billionaire reality television superstar and real estate mogul turned Republican Presidential nominee Donald Trump has conservatives […]
Earlier this week, US media cited an anonymous official who claimed planes of the Russian Aerospace Forces had hit the positions of US-backed Syrian opposition forces. Russian and US defense officials held a rare video conference overnight to address the issue.
Russia’s aviation has destroyed more than 200 terrorist-controlled oil facilities and over 2,000 vehicles for fuel delivery since the start of its counter-terror operation in Syria, Head of the Russian General Staff Main Operations Department Sergey Rudskoy said on Wednesday.
Nazar Mohammad Mutmaeen Afghan writer and political Analyst based in Kabul Helmand is the Red Zone where severe war is going on everyday; most of the American and British generals and high-ranking military officials are familiar with Helmand’s Sangin, Nad Ali and Marja as well as the people are familiar with the War of […]
Commander of the Islamic Revolution Guards Corps (IRGC) Major General Mohammad Ali Jafari said Saudi Arabia doesn’t have the guts to send its armed forces to Syria.
Veterans Today received reports that CIA assassination teams, including US Navy SEALS, were operating in the Idlib/Aleppo region of Syria, targeting Russian and Iranian targets including and especially General Soleimani, the Rommel or Giap, perhaps the Robert E. Lee of 21st century warfare.
The Russian Defense Ministry said earlier that militants are supplied with weapons and equipment from the Turkish territory TASS/. New recruits are regularly arriving to the north-eastern part of the Syrian province of Latakia from Turkey, Lieutenant General Sergey Rudskoy, chief of the main operations department of the Russian General Staff, told journalists on Monday. […]
TEHRAN (FNA) – The Russian media hailed Iran’s globally renowned IRGC Qods Force Commander Major General Soleimani for leading the successful operation which resulted in rescuing the pilot of Russia’s Su-24 jet that was shot down by Turkey over the Syrian airspace on November 24. A Russian website of a group of fans of […]
© Russian Defense Ministry’s Press and Information Department/TASS MOSCOW, December 2. /TASS/. The Russian aviation airstrikes in Syria have caused a twofold decline in Islamic State’s revenue from illegal oil trade, from $3 million to $1.5 million a day, chief of the Main Operations Directorate of the Russian General Staff Sergey Rudskoi said on Wednesday. “The […]
Turkey pursues its own interests in the Syrian conflict and it is not cooperating with NATO or other forces in the region, a retired US Army Major General Paul Vallely
TEHRAN (FNA) – Russian sources revealed on Thursday that the pilot of the Russian Su-24 jet that was shot down by Turkey over the Syrian airspace on Tuesday was rescued in an operation by Iran’s globally renowned IRGC Qods Force Commander Major General Soleimani. On Tuesday, a Russian Su-24 bomber jet crashed in Syria. Russian President […]