Syrian air defenses reportedly respond to new missile attacks

Hassan Ammar/AP Photo Syrian air defenses are responding to a new series of strikes, according to multiple news reports published on Monday night. Syrian state news organizat.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderApr 16th, 2018

The US military is reportedly looking to install anti-missile defenses in Germany — and it"s sure to rankle Russia


Category: topSource: businessinsiderJun 1st, 2018

Israel reportedly just launched missile attack near Homs in Syria

Ministry of Defense via AP Israel reportedly launched missiles at a military airport near Homs in Syria on Thursday.  Al-Qusayr is an Iranian Revolutionary Guard and Hezbollah stronghold. Syrian state media said a mil.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderMay 24th, 2018

Israel"s F-35s reportedly saw combat in a raging Syrian air war that smashed Russian defenses

Israeli Air Force Isreal used its US-made F-35 Lightning II stealth fighter jet in combat in the raging air war over Syria, making it the first country to ever to do so, its military confirmed on Tuesday. The F-35s took part in a major air battle in wh.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderMay 22nd, 2018

After Israeli PM Netanyahu met Putin, Russia says it won"t sell advanced missile defenses to Syria

Pool/Maxim Shipenkov via Associated Press Russia is not in talks with the Syrian governm.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderMay 11th, 2018

Russia is reportedly close to giving Syria a new missile defense system — and Israel just vowed to destroy it if attacked

Reuters Israeli Defense Minister Avigdor Liberman said that if Russia planned to give the Syrian military S-300 air defense systems, then Israel "will destroy them" The response comes after a news report in the Russian news outlet Kommersant, .....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderApr 24th, 2018

Syria reportedly only fired 2 air defense missiles during the US strike, and then fired 38 more blindly

Syrian air defenses activated and fired interceptor missiles during the US, UK, France's strike, but reportedly only a couple had a chance of hitting their targets. Syria fired.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderApr 19th, 2018

How Syria"s Assad allegedly used the horror of gas attacks to win on the battlefield despite the missile strike

REUTERS/Omar Sanadiki After Syrian forces bombed the town of Douma earlier this month in an attack the United States says involved chlorine gas, Washington and its allies launched missile strik.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderApr 17th, 2018

Syria claims to thwart missile attack, later says it fired off defenses in a false alarm

AP Photo/Hassan Ammar A false alarm led to Syrian air defense missiles being fired overnight and no new attack on Syria took place, Syrian state media and a military commander said on Tuesday. Syrian and Hezbollah .....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderApr 17th, 2018

Syria says there was another missile attack on Monday, and Israel and the US are saying nothing

Hassan Ammar/AP Photo Syrian anti-aircraft defenses shot down missiles fired at airbases Syria's state television and pro-Irania.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderApr 17th, 2018

Earnings Parade Continues This Week After Missile Attacks, With Banks, Netflix On Way

Missiles flashed over the Syrian skies late Friday after a week of questi.....»»

Category: blogSource: benzingaApr 16th, 2018

The Wall Street Journal: Syria brushes off U.S.-led airstrikes, launches new attacks against rebels

Syrian armed forces on Sunday unleashed airstrikes against rebels and shelled what rescue workers said were civilian homes, as President Bashar al-Assad sought to demonstrate his regime’s continued strength a day after a U.S.-led missile attack.....»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchApr 15th, 2018

To Respond to Syria, the U.S. Needs a Clear Military Strategy | Opinion

Military threats to deter chemical attacks have so far failed to restrain the Syrian regime, and they risk escalating the horrific conflict even further......»»

Category: topSource: newsweekApr 14th, 2018

Russia Will Bomb U.S. Missile Launch Sites If Trump Attacks Syria, Ambassador Warns

Alexander Zasypkin said any U.S. missiles fired at Syria would be downed by Russian defenses......»»

Category: topSource: newsweekApr 11th, 2018

Syria Chemical Attack: The UN"s Ability To Respond To Humanitarian Crisis Is Fundamentally Flawed | Opinion

Despite the severity of the Syrian regime’s past chemical attacks against civilians, and their almost universal condemnation, the legal justification for previous U.S. strikes against the Syrian regime has been hotly debated......»»

Category: topSource: newsweekApr 10th, 2018

U.S. Navy Destroyer Armed With Tomahawks Arrives Off Syrian Coast, "Harassed" By Russian Warplanes

As the situation in Syria continues to escalate, guided missile destroyer USS Donald Cook has weighed anchor off Syrian territorial waters, and is reportedly being "harassed" by low-flyi.....»»

Category: blogSource: zerohedgeApr 9th, 2018

The New York Post: U.S. reportedly drops key demand in North Korea nuclear negotiations

The U.S. is dropping its demand for North Korea to hand over a full accounting of its nuclear weapons and ballistic missile programs, according to a report Wednesday......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchFeb 27th, 2019

India-Pakistan War: Pakistan Army Prepares For Conflict, Tells Hospitals To Be Ready

The Pakistan military is preparing to defend against future attacks by India, and would respond with “full force,” the army’s spokesman announced Friday, amid worries of retaliation from India after the Pulwama terror .....»»

Category: blogSource: zerohedgeFeb 24th, 2019

French politicians respond after 96 graves desecrated in Jewish cemetery in France

REUTERS/Vincent Kessler Thousands of people rallied across France after a surge of anti-Semitic attacks in recent weeks that culminated on Tuesday with vandals daubing swastikas .....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderFeb 20th, 2019

NATO Defense Ministers Weigh Responses to Russian Missile Threat

NATO defense ministers meeting in Brussels weighed responses to Russia’s cruise-missile deployment that may upend that INF Treaty ranging from arms controls to missile defenses and boosting the number and speed of reaction forces......»»

Category: topSource: wsjFeb 15th, 2019

Saudi Missile Base Seemingly Testing Missiles, Outlet Leaves Out Context After Quoting Michael Rubin

“Satellite imagery reportedly revealing a ballistic missile facility deep in the Saudi desert spotlights Riyadh‘s increased investment in its.....»»

Category: blogSource: valuewalkFeb 4th, 2019