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2020 Aug 4 - 3:18pm
Click to see full-size image On August 3rd, the UK outlet Daily Mail leaked police body-cam footage from the arrest that led to George Floyd’s murder on May 25th. The videos are two, the first, shorter one above shows the police officers pulling Floyd over and ends with their efforts to push the increasingly panicked 46-year-old security guard into a squad car. It reportedly came from the body camera of Minneapolis officer Thomas Lane. The...
Tags: #USA, junktag (ignore), Hot
2020 Aug 4 - 3:12pm
Originally appeared at ZeroHedge Violent crime in US metro areas surged this summer amid the pandemic, recession, and social unrest: A perfect storm of distress that is unraveling society.   From Atlanta to Baltimore to New York City to Chicago to Houston to some major Californian metro areas, many of these democratically-controlled cities are facing an eruption in violent crime, including murders and thefts. Readers may recall some of the...
Tags: junktag (ignore), junktag (ignore), Security
2020 Aug 4 - 2:55pm
Afghan security personnel on top of one of the buildings captured by Islamic State militants on Sunday Afghan security forces have retaken the prison in Jalalabad after it was captured by Islamic State militants on Sunday. An Afghan government official stated on Monday that at least 39 people were killed in the attack, including the assailants, and that over 300 prisoners escaped before security forces managed to recapture the prison complex....
Tags: #AFGHANISTAN, junktag (ignore), Hot, Media, Military
2020 Aug 4 - 2:53pm
Click to see full-size image On August 3rd, 32-year-old Uzbekistan citizen Sukhrob Karimov entered a bank in Kiev, Ukraine and stated that he had a backpack full of explosives. He let bank staff go and demanded that the authorities invite journalists so that he could make a statement. Click to see full-size image Police burst into the room while the man was talking to journalists and arrested him. Officials confirmed after the man was arrested...
Tags: #UKRAINE, junktag (ignore), Hot
2020 Aug 4 - 2:08pm
Click to see full-size image On August 3rd, a Taliban flag was unfurled inside Turkey’s newly re-opened Hagia Sophia mosque. #AfghanTaliban flag was raised in #HagiaSophia, #Turkey by pro #Taliban activists. The conversion of Hagia Sophia was a motivational message of #MuslimBrotherhood to the world’s Islamist #extremists and #terrorists. Soon, pro #ISIS activists will raise their flag too. #CHIIS — Noor Dahri...
Tags: #AFGHANISTAN, #TURKEY, junktag (ignore), Hot
2020 Aug 4 - 12:00pm
Hagia Sophia Interior Panorama. Image: Submitted by Nadia Bazuk Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan on July 10, 2020, repealed a decree, signed by Mustafa Kemal Ataturk. An Orthodox Christian cathedral built in 537 by the Byzantine Emperor Justinian I once again has turned into a mosque. This incident provoked favorable reaction comments among Turkish Muslims as well as massive disappointment in Christian countries. Despite the...
Tags: #RUSSIA, #TURKEY, junktag (ignore), junktag (ignore), Security
2020 Aug 4 - 3:55am
Click to see the full-size image The Harry DeWolf is the class arctic/offshore patrol ships developed and built for the Royal Canadian Navy and the Canadian Coast Guard. MORE ON THE TOPIC: Aso-Class Patrol Ship (Infographics) P-15 Termit Anti-Ship Missile (Infographics) CH-47F Chinook Medium Transport Helicopter (Infographics) The post Harry DeWolf-Class Arctic/Offshore Patrol Ship (Infographics) appeared first on .
Tags: #INFOGRAPHICS, #MAPS, junktag (ignore), Hot, Military
2020 Aug 4 - 1:48am
US Marine Corps amphibious assault vehicles first entered into service in the 1970s The Marine Corps has identified eight Marines and one sailor who died after their amphibious assault vehicle sank during a July 30 training exercise in the vicinity of San Clemente Island located in the Pacific off the Californian coast. The soldiers belonged to the First Marine Expeditionary Force, based at Camp Pendleton in southern California. Search and...
Tags: #USA, junktag (ignore), Hot, Military
2020 Aug 4 - 1:30am
Click to see the full-size image A brief overview of the recent developments on the Lebanese-Israeli contact line and in the Israeli-occupied Syrian Golan Heights: Four men were killed by an IDF airstrike as they attempted to place an IED near the Technical Fence in Golan Heights; According to IDF Spokesperson, the identities of four men were not established; In response to the rocket that was fired at Israel from Gaza, Israeli fighter jets and...
Tags: #FROMTHEFRONT, #ISRAEL, #MAPS, junktag (ignore), Military, Palestine
2020 Aug 4 - 1:26am
Click to see the full-size image A Turkish soldier was found dead near the Syrian town of Ras al-Ayn in the northeastern part of the country, the Syrian Observatory for Human Rights (SOHR) reported on August 3. The SOHR provided no details regarding the possible attackers or reason of the death. Ras al-Ayn is jointly controlled by the Turkish Army and pro-Turkish Syrian militant groups and was captured during Turkey’s Operation Peace...
Tags: #SYRIA, #TURKEY, junktag (ignore), Hot, Military
2020 Aug 4 (All day)
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Tags: #FROMTHEFRONT, #SYRIA, #TURKEY, #USA, International Military Review - Syria-Iraq, SouthFront TV
2020 Aug 3 - 11:50pm
Click to see the full-size image A brief overview of the recent developments in Iraq: Iraqi Intelligence arrested a group of ISIS families attempting to infiltrate into Iraqi territory near Rabia; The Popular Mobilization Units (PMU) and Iraqi Army carried out a raid and a search operation in the Al-Tharthar lake area in order to ensure security from any ISIS terrorist activities; Iranian artillery shelled PKK positions in the Sidaka area....
Tags: #FROMTHEFRONT, #IRAQ, #MAPS, junktag (ignore), Military