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2019 Dec 10 - 3:37am
Click to see full-size image On December 9th, President of Russia Vladimir Putin, President of France Emmanuel Macron, Federal Chancellor of Germany Angela Merkel and President of Ukraine Volodymyr Zelensky held a meeting in the Normandy Four format at the Elysee Palace. Prior to the meeting, Volodymyr Zelensky said that he would focus on four key issues in the meetings. “The first issue is return of all detainees from Russia and Donbass....
Tags: #RUSSIA, #UKRAINE, junktag (ignore), France, Germany, Hot
2019 Dec 10 - 3:10am
Click to see the full-size image The B-2 Spirit is a US stealth heavy strategic bomber. It employs low observable stealth technology designed for penetrating dense anti-aircraft defenses. MORE ON THE TOPIC: Is Russia Overtaking the US in the Realm of Strategic Bombers? The post B-2 Spirit Stealth Strategic Heavy Bomber (Infographics) appeared first on .
Tags: #INFOGRAPHICS, #MAPS, #USA, junktag (ignore), Hot, Military
2019 Dec 9 - 11:40pm
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Tags: #RUSSIA, #SYRIA, #TURKEY, International Military Review - Syria-Iraq, SouthFront TV
2019 Dec 9 - 11:20pm
IMAGE: Sergei Malgavko/TASS TASS reports (source): The Northern Fleet will arm all its Arctic battalions with S-400 anti-aircraft missile systems in coming years to create an air defense dome over the Russian Arctic, Fleet Commander Vice-Admiral Alexander Moiseyev said in an interview with the Defense Ministry’s Krasnaya Zvezda newspaper on Monday. “This year, S-400 systems will enter service with the air defense missile regiment stationed...
Tags: #RUSSIA, junktag (ignore), Military
2019 Dec 9 - 10:14pm
Source: REDH-Cuba, Translation Resumen Latinoamericano, North America bureau The presidency of Andres Manuel Lopez Obrador (AMLO) in Mexico has had a significant impact on boosting anti-neoliberal struggles in Latin America and the Caribbean. As the presidential election got closer and his nomination was stronger, revolutionary and progressive groups in Our America were filled with joy and hope. Let’s make a review. When the presidential...
Tags: Americas, junktag (ignore), junktag (ignore)
2019 Dec 9 - 9:36pm
Click to see the full-size image A brief overview of the recent developments in Libya: Clashes the Hamzah base continue in southern Tripoli. Both sides claim that they control the base. According to Libyan National Army (LNA) sources, the LNA secured Khawaliq, Zitarnah and Zayaniya areas. A LNA warplane struck the Farnaj area killing 3 persons. The Government of National Accord (GNA) claimed that 15 LNA UAVs and warplanes have been downed since...
Tags: #FROMTHEFRONT, #LIBYA, #MAPS, junktag (ignore), Military
2019 Dec 9 - 9:24pm
Click to see the full-size image A brief overview of the recent developments in Afghanistan: Mohammad Khan Ahmadi, a commander of the Special Forces’ unit in Faryab province was killed in the Shalgar district, Balkh province. The Taliban claimed that 4 bodyguards were also killed; Taliban units carried out several raids against government troops in northern Afghanistan. The group claimed that over 8 government troops were killed and 5 others...
2019 Dec 9 - 9:21pm
Click to see full-size image A massive rally took place in Hong Kong on December 8th, to “celebrate” the half-year mark since demonstrations began. The mass rally was one of the biggest since the protests began, with upwards of 800,000 thousands estimated by the organizers. The city’s police force, which historically gives lower crowd turnout figures, told local media 183,000 people attended at the peak, still one of their highest...
Tags: #CHINA, junktag (ignore), junktag (ignore)
2019 Dec 9 - 8:43pm
Click to see full-size image Russia’s Su-57 fifth generation fighter jet performed in 16 test flights with its 2nd stage engine “Product 30” (Izdeliye-30), Rostec Aviation Cluster Industrial Director Anatoly Serdyukov said on December 6th. “Currently, the engineering bench tests of the advanced engine continue and the item is being tested on a flying laboratory. In October, another flight was performed to check the item’s characteristics...
Tags: #RUSSIA, junktag (ignore), Hot, Suggested Analyses
2019 Dec 9 - 8:11pm
Click to see full-size image The US may name Russia a state sponsor of terrorism This is a new level of the deterioration of relations. If this is done, the relations will be damaged even further. On December 11th, the US Senate Committee on Foreign Relations is to consider a bill that could potentially designate Russia as a “state sponsor of terrorism.” The bill was proposed by Republican Senator Cory Gardner on April 11th, 2019. If it is...
Tags: #RUSSIA, junktag (ignore), Hot
2019 Dec 9 - 7:45pm
Click to see full-size image Russia and Turkey are likely to sign a contract for an additional batch of Triumph S-400 air defense systems, Dmitry Shugaev, director of the Russian Federal Service for Military-Technical Cooperation said. “The probability is quite high,” he said, answering whether such a contract could be signed in 2020. “We are systematically working on this issue. The most important thing is that there is willingness on...
Tags: #RUSSIA, #TURKEY, junktag (ignore), Hot
2019 Dec 9 - 7:17pm
Click to see full-size image The relations between Russia and NATO, and by proxy, the security situation as a whole are steadily deteriorating with each passing year, Russian Defense Minister Sergei Shoigu said. According to Shoigu, NATO isn’t and isn’t even attempting to minimize the existing threats. “Our partners, naturally led by the United States, are coming out of more and more agreements, and the security space is becoming narrower...
Tags: #RUSSIA, junktag (ignore)