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Syrian War Report – September 29, 2016: US Deploys Troops near...

...from SouthFront The Syrian army and its allies have reportedly repelled a major counter attack of Jaysh al-Islam militants at the army base in the...

‘We’ll never have peace’: Philippines leader Duterte wants to boot US...

The Philippines president says US troops “have to go” from the south of his country. He blames American soldiers for inflaming tensions with the local Muslim population, saying they would “never have peace” with a US military presence.

China to overhaul land troops in bid to transform world’s biggest...

China will reorganise more than half of its 1.55 million land force troops, phasing out its army corps as it tries to mould a more nimble fighting force, sources familiar with the military said, adding that strong internal resistance to the change was expected.

Ukrainian volunteer unit troops raped underage girls, filmed it on phones...

Jim W. Dean - It would not be unfair to say that Ukrainian Rada and the central government created a climate that actually encourages the use of excessive and even illegal force on civilians as collective punishment, as a deterrent to others.

Russia Defense Report: Motorized Rifle Troops

The Motorized Rifle Troops represent the third tier of Russia’s ground combat capability. Special operations troops, or spetsnaz of various types, are used for covert or irregular warfare.

China Is Able to Deploy Up to 10000 Troops in the...

The Shanghai Cooperation Organisation Heads of State Summit took place in Tashkent, Uzbekistan in June 2016. Counterterrorism operations were one of the main topics of the Summit. Chinese experts believe that the situation in Syria needs special attention from the SCO members states, as the ISIS terrorist group poses a serious threat to the security of Pakistan, Afghanistan, China and Russia, as well as the surrounding regions, including the Middle East and the Caucasus.

The Debate – Crimes against host country, US troops in Japan

Jim W. Dean - We see two tarantulas locked in a struggle here with no end in site. The Japanese government has no interest in really closing the US bases on Okinawa and have veto power over the local protests.

The Pentagon has banned troops in Syria from wearing Kurdish militia...

Last week I reported that US forces in Iraq had been spotted wearing Kurdish insignia and how the US had brushed off the criticism by trotting out the same old rhetoric about the troops only being there as 'advisors' and therefore it was perfectly natural for them to wear foreign insignia in order to blend in.

US: not unusual for troops to wear foreign insignia

This is a shocking admission by the US - that it's forces often fly false flags. Of course, they try to excuse it away...

Sweden accepts NATO troops amid anti-Russia hysteria

The Swedish parliament ratified a controversial deal with NATO allowing the bloc to deploy troops in the Nordic country.

Obama announces five-fold increase in US troops to Syria

President Barack Obama announced on Monday that the US is boosting its troop presence in Syria five-fold, to 250 military personnel.

British Foreign Secretary criticised over plans to deploy troops to Libya

by  Ian Greenhalgh The Syrians are winning against the head choppers, that is clear. Since Russia stepped in to assist Assad's forces we have seen...

Russia to initiate UN Security Council meeting over Turkey’s plans to...

Russian Foreign Ministry Spokesperson Maria Zakharova A UN Security Council meeting is to be called at Russia's request on Friday to discuss Ankara's plans for...

PHOTOS: Turkey Army Troops Enter Syria’s Aleppo Province

PHOTOS: Turkey Army Troops Enter Syria’s Aleppo Province Turkish military vehicles have been photographed in the northwestern Syrian province of Aleppo while Turkish troops have...

400 Turkish-Al Qaeda Troops Invade Syria

Some 400 militants of the Sham Legion militant group have arrived in the Syrian province of Aleppo through the Turkish territory to help al-Nusra...

Saudis Won’t Dare to Send Troops to Syria: IRGC Major General...

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.

US Special Forces join Iraqi troops to flush out remaining ISIS...

ERBIL, Kurdistan Region - With help from US Special Forces Iraqi troops have surrounded Islamic State (ISIS) militants in the area of Hussaibiyah in...

US Ground Troops Deployed in Syria’s Aleppo

The US ground forces have been stationed in the surrounding areas of Tishrin Dam Northeast of Aleppo province after the Syrian Democratic Forces (SDF) seized full control of the dam from the ISIL nearly two weeks ago, media reports disclosed on Friday.

Turkey breaks Iraq agreement to send in more troops

Jim W. Dean - After Turkey had promised Iraq it would not send more troops into Iraq without consulting Baghdad first, it has announced today that more troops are going in, to fight terrorism, but without permission. You just can't make this stuff up!

Turkey Has Plans to Station 1000s of Troops at New Military...

As Turkey faces international backlash over provocative actions, Ankara plans to expand its military footprint abroad.

Italy Sending Troops to Protect Mosul Dam/Iraq

Italian Prime Minister “Matteo Renzi” announced on Wednesday, that combat troops from his country are about to head to Iraq to participate in the confrontations with ISIS and the protection of Mosul Dam from failure, while noted that 450 soldiers will leave to Mosul after the Parliament approval.

US Urges Turkey to Draw Back Troops from Iraq

The US has urged Turkey to respect the Iraqi sovereignty and territorial integrity and to draw back its “unauthorized” military forces from northern Iraq. US...

McCain and Graham: 100,000 Troops Needed in Iraq to Defeat...

The US is to send some 10,000 troops to Iraq to provide support for a 90,000-strong force from the Gulf states, a leading Iraqi...

Turkish Press: Turkey Moving 14,000 Troops into Iraq in Ploy...

FATIH ŞEMSETTIN IŞIK ISTANBUL Editor's note:  The piece below is by a government controlled press outlet and gives Erdogan's version of events to which Baghdad and...

Iraq Offers to Send Troops to Turkey to Fight ISIS, at...

  TEHRAN (FNA)- Spokesman of Iraq's Volunteer Forces (Hashd al-Shaabi) Karim al-Nouri blasted Ankara for dispatching troops to the Northern parts of Iraq, and warned...

Turkish Troops Enter Iraq, Ploy to Divide Iraq, Steal Oil and...

FARS network in Iran has just announced that Turkey is withdrawing from Iraq after threats from not only the Baghdad government, but we are told Iran as well

Reuters Hoax: Turkish Troops Enter Iraq for Training Mission, But Training...

More than 100 Turkish military personnel have been deployed in the Mosul region in northern Iraq to provide training, various media have reported, citing Turkish security sources.

‘Nobody Wants to See Tens of Thousands of US Troops’ on...

US Special Forces are being deployed to Iraq not only for an advisory mission, but also in order to combat ISIL, according to Colonel...

Iranian Press: Putin to Send 150,000 Troops to Syria

The Russian leader is set to mobilize 150,000 soldiers to Syria in order to wipe out ISIS and to join the west countries following...

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