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Trump’s military, trade threats against China just an ’act’

US President Donald Trump’s threats of a military or trade war with China are just and “act” and part of his “negotiation” process, says...

Syrian Army warns Israel it will respond after military airport bombed...

Syrian state news agency SANA says Israeli jets have bombed the Mezzeh military airport west of Damascus, accusing Tel Aviv of supporting terrorism.

Syrian War Report – January 12, 2017: Syrian Army Increases Military...

...from SouthFront The Syrian Air Force has reportedly delivered a number of airstrikes against terrorists south of the strategic ISIS-held town of al-Bab which is...

Russia Pulls Out Admiral Kuznetsov Battlegroup From Syrian Waters, Reduces Military...

...from SouthFront The Russian Navy is returning Admiral Kuznetsov heavy aircraft-carrying missile cruiser and its battlegroup from the Mediterranean to its home base in Russia’s...

Russia rules out explosion on board crashed military plane

Jim W. Dean - The focus now is the black box comment on the cockpit tape of a flap problem, but where it is acknowledged could still be a sabotage issue.

ISIS Terrorists Lost 12 Units Of Military Equipment In Desperate Attacks...

ISIS terrorists have continued desperate attacks against Syrian government forces at the Tyas Airbase and nearby points.

What will be the future military policy of the Trump administration...

by Valentin Vasilescu for Veterans Today If the military policy of the Trump administration is foreseeable in the fight against the Islamists and the deployment...

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...

Al-Nusra (al-Qaeda) Defenses Collapse, Syrian Army ready to split Eastern Aleppo...

Click to see the full-size map The map depicts the military situation in Aleppo city on November 27, 2016, according to confirmed reports. Syrian government forces military operations...

Egyptian military brass and pilots join Syrian Coalition anti-terrorism efforts

Jim W. Dean - Has General Sisi taken the gamble to strengthen his anti-terrorism efforts with some live fire training for his own troops in Syria, after watching how Iran and Russia gained that experience?

War? Syrian Air Force Pounds Turkish Positions

Last night, the Syrian Air Force delivered air strikes on the Turkish Armed Forces near the ISIS controlled town of al-Bab in northern Syria, according to local sources in the Aleppo province.

Should the military overthrow Trump?

American democracy is already on life support. A coup against Trump would put it out of its misery.

Russian military calls on UN chemical weapons watchdog to send experts...

The Russian Defense Ministry has addressed the UN body devoted to monitoring the use of chemical weapons, asking it to send a mission to...

Russia demands Washington explain after reports say US military hacked into...

Jim W. Dean - This is all a dangerous game, all the more so because the US would probably do a cyber attack on itself, with more than a little damage, to assure public support for a major cyber counter attack.

Syrian War Report – November 1, 2016: Syrian Military Deploys Advanced...

...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...

Results of Russian Military Campaign in Syria: Sep. 30, 2015 –...

...from SouthFront On September 30, 2015 Russia announced the start of anti-terrorist operation in Syria and the Russian Aerospace Forces begun to deliver air strikes...

Syria & Iraq War Report – October 17, 2016: Military Operations...

...from SouthFront Since previous military report, the Syrian army, Harakat Hezbollah al-Nujaba, Liwa al-Quds Lebanese Hezbollah have achieved more gains in Aleppo city. They took...

Overweight Military: Obesity Rates Rise for US Service Members

Obesity in the US military has become an issue following a 73% spike in the number of overweight service members in just five years....

Russian mechanized infantry unit arrives in Pakistan for joint military drills

A mechanized infantry unit of the Russian Southern Military Command has arrived in Pakistan to take part in the first ever joint military drills dubbed Friendship-2016, the Southern Military Command’s press service told journalist on Friday.

Turkey military pushing south after bombing northern Syria

Jim W. Dean - We see Turkey taking advantage of the ceasefire chaos in Syria to concentrate on its wish list, pushing the Kurds away from the border areas and establishing a VERY deep buffer zone, and a defacto occupation of Syrian territory.

NEO – Who Runs America’s Military, Surely Not Obama

Jim W. Dean - Gordon gives us another one of his classic retrospectives, a short synopsis of what happened back then and why it matters now, as few can do. It is easier to do when you have been there and done the heavy lifting.

Italian military invites Iran Navy to Italy waters

An Italian military delegation has traveled to Iran to discuss the enhancement of bilateral military ties, and has invited Iranian naval groups to visit Italy’s territorial waters.

Boston Hosts Secretive Military Drills With US Defense Department

Throughout the week, the city of Boston has been hosting Homeland Security training exercises that include helicopters flying extremely close to buildings, but police...

China builds military installation near disputed islands

Jim W. Dean - The rational way to handle this some kind of sharing program on the natural resources. But China, with its huge population is not about to end up on the short end of the stick.

Military Escalations in Ukraine

Pursuing the political goals of its foreign sponsors, Kiev will continue to provoke the militia forces in the Donbass region and if this fails to elicit a full-scale military response, will probably attempt further terror attacks on Russian soil.

Turkey considering military ties with Russia as NATO shows unwillingness to...

Turkish Foreign Minister Mevlut Cavusoglu has lashed out at NATO, saying the alliance is not fully cooperating with Ankara. In an interview with Sputnik,...

Syrian, Russian Air Forces Conduct 200 Air Raids on Terrorists’ Military...

The Syrian and Russian fighter jets conducted 200 airstrikes against the military positions and gathering centers of the terrorist groups in the Southwestern part of Aleppo over past 24 hours.

Iran-backed Shiite forces in Iraq now estimated at 100,000 – US...

http://www.veteranstoday.com/2016/08/10/when-militia-turns-into-army-iranian-control-of-iraqs-shiite-hashd-militia-will-lead-to-annexation/ Iran-backed Shiite fighters in Iraq now number up to 100,000 fighters, the first-known estimate of their size, according to the US military. It was...

Breaking: Russia Deploys to Iran to Fight US Backed ISIS

On August 15, commenting various proposals of “humanitarian ceasefires” in Aleppo city, Russia’s Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov said that short-term truces had helped terrorists resupply munition and get reinforcements.

Erdogan announces sweeping overhaul of the Turkish military

Jim W. Dean - The US is definitely in the cross hairs and the thinly veiled accusations are increasing, with this past week's Turkish claim of not only CIA but FBI "assistance and training" with some of the coup plotters close to the Gulen group.

US military aircraft landed on Russian airfield: Pentagon

  US surveillance Boeing OC-135B aircraft (file photo) The Pentagon says a US military aircraft has had an emergency landing in a Russian airstrip near the...

Turkish military vows to ‘severely’ punish coup soldiers

Jim W. Dean - It looks like the military will take the lead now on punishing its own, taking the political bite out of it somewhat for Erdogan. And the civilian courts will be busy for years with the big sweep they are doing.

Turkish Intelligence Knew Military Coup Would be Carried Out in Advance

MOSCOW (Sputnik) – Media reports emerged that an uncovered plot forced the faction to move the coup's date — initially it had been planned to be carried...

Kurdish Press: US-KRG military deal ‘unconstitutional’ claim Baghdad MPs

After the United States signed a military memorandum of understanding with the Kurdistan Regional Government (KRG) last week, some Iraqi MPs have considered the move a violation of the sovereignty of Iraq and have asked the Iraqi government to take a stance against the deal.

Coup Collapsing, Erdogan Returns to Istanbul

“Turkish Armed Forces have completely taken over the administration of the country to reinstate constitutional order, human rights and freedoms, the rule of law and the general security that was damaged,” the military said in a statement.

 Turkey & Russia Prospects for Military Cooperation

On Monday, Turkish media reported that Ankara might allow Russia to use the Incirlik Airbase for the common fight against Daesh. The Turkish Foreign...

Russia Sends more Military Hardware to Syrian Armed Forces

TEHRAN (FNA)- A huge cargo vessel of Russia, carrying a large volume of arms, ammunition and other advanced types of military equipment for the...

Post: Obama proposes new military partnership with Russia in Syria

By Josh Rogin June 30 The Obama administration has proposed a new agreement on Syria to the Russian government that would deepen military cooperation between...

Putin orders to destroy any targets that threaten Russian military in...

"I order to act very tough. Any targets that threaten Russian forces or our infrastructure on the ground should be immediately destroyed," Putin told a session of the Defense Ministry’s collegium.

After Syria, Russia to provide military help to Lebanon?

Lebanon asked Russia to help the armed forces of the country to combat terrorism. The Lebanese army shows daily resistance to the onslaught of Islamic State and Jabhat en-Nusra terrorists (the organization are banned in Russia), Minister of Finance of the Republic of Lebanon, Ali Khalil, said during a meeting with Chairman of the Federation Council's Committee for International Affairs, Konstantin Kosachev.

Pravda: Russia to declassify all information about US military space satellites

Russia plans to expose the catalogue of near-Earth objects, a member of the Russian delegation at the 59th session of the UN Committee on the Peaceful Uses of Outer Space for Peaceful Purposes, Victor Shilin said.

Iran: US Delaying Kurd’s Military Operations in Raqqa to Save ISIL

A senior Syrian military expert said Washington is trying to save the Takfiri terrorists in Raqqa province by delaying the Kurdish forces' military operations against the terrorist groups there.

Russians Report on American “Military Collapse”

Jim W. Dean - This is a good article to read not because of its validity, but because it is a window into the NeoCon strategy of pumping the US military up to Cold War levels when it is vastly superior to anything out there.

UK military has no idea whether its £3bn spy plane was...

A US Navy commander, who worked with a top-secret spy plane being purchased by the UK, went on trial on Tuesday accused of espionage – yet the British military tells RT it has no idea whether the P-8A Poseidon aircraft has been compromised.

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