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2020 Apr 4 - 4:33pm
US Patriot missiles file image The US Central Command (CENTCOM) officially confirmed the deployment of new Patriot missile systems to Iraq. In a statement on April 2, Bill Urban, a spokesman for CENTCOM confirmed the deployment, saying the US military would not provide further status updates on the movement of Patriot missile systems into Iraq for security reasons. “The US military continues to coordinate the effort with its Iraqi partners,” he...
Tags: #IRAQ, #USA, junktag (ignore), Hot, Military
2020 Apr 4 - 4:21pm
Click to see the full-size image A brief overview of the recent developments in Yemen: Ceasefire violations were reported in al-Hudaydah; Saudi-led coalition warplanes struck Khab and Shaaf 4 times; Saudi-led coalition warplanes struck the Boqa’ area 6 times; Saudi-led coalition warplanes struck the Abas area 2 times; Clashes between Ansar Allah and Saudi-led forces were reported in the northwestern part of Marib province. MORE ON THE...
Tags: #FROMTHEFRONT, #MAPS, #YEMEN, junktag (ignore), Hot, Military
2020 Apr 4 - 4:17pm
Click to see the full-size image A brief overview of the recent developments in Syria: The Syrian Army shelled positions of militant groups in the villages of al-Bara, Fatterah and Kansafra; ISIS cells conducted a “hit and run” attack on positions of the Syrian Army and its allies south of al-Mayadeen. Pro-militant sources say that 10 members of Harakat Hezbollah al-Nujaba were killed; Turkish forces shelled positions of the Syrian Army near...
Tags: #FROMTHEFRONT, #MAPS, #SYRIA, junktag (ignore), Hot, Military
2020 Apr 4 - 4:00pm
Written by Prof. Dr. Heiner Rindermann; Originally appeared at The Unz Review For days, for weeks, the media have been dominated by the spread of the corona virus. Almost every hour new numbers on infections and deceased are published. There are also reports of political reactions and the economic consequences. What was previously considered impossible is now decided: there are travel restrictions, borders are locked, people are no longer...
Tags: #COVID-19, junktag (ignore), Hot
2020 Apr 4 - 3:32pm
The Russian Aerospace Forces have finished the deployment of military specialists, medical aid and equipment to assist Serbia in the war on the coronavirus (COVID-19) outbreak. Military transport aircraft Il-76 of the Russian Aerospace Forces conducted 11 flights from the Chkalovsky airfield (the Moscow region) to the Bataynitsa airfield, 20 km northwest of Belgrade (Republic of Serbia). 87 military personnel of the Russian Ministry of Defense,...
Tags: #COVID-19, #RUSSIA, junktag (ignore), Hot
2020 Apr 4 - 3:19pm
Written by Brandon Smith; Originally appeared on alt-market.com Back in 2014 during the Ebola scare in the US I published an article warning about how a global pandemic could be used by the elites as cover for the implementation of an economic collapse as well as martial law measures in western nations. My immediate concern was the way in which a viral outbreak could be engineered or exploited as a rationale for a level of social control that...
Tags: #COVID-19, junktag (ignore)
2020 Apr 4 - 1:57am
A screenshot from the video The Houthis announced on April 3 that they had secured new areas in the al-Ajashir desert on the border with Saudi Arabia’s Najran. The Yemeni group’s media wing released a video showing Houthi fighters shelling and storming al-Shakiri, a key fortified position of Saudi-backed forces in al-Ajashir. During the attack, the Houthis faced little to no resistance from Saudi-backed fighters, who fled the al-Shakiri position...
Tags: #FROMTHEFRONT, #YEMEN, junktag (ignore), Hot, Military
2020 Apr 4 - 1:46am
Originally appeared at ZeroHedge Yet another SpaceX experiment has gone “up in smoke”. Just a month after the company’s SN1 Starship had an unplanned “incident” on the launch pad during testing, the company’s SN3 Starship test vehicle was seen crumbling like a cardboard paper towel roll wrapped in aluminum foil on the launch pad in Boca Chica, Texas yesterday. The Starship was planned to undergo a series of...
Tags: junktag (ignore)
2020 Apr 4 - 1:18am
Trump and and confident Putin at their Helsinki summit in July 2018, via Reuters. Sputniknews reports (source): The Russian president and members of the cabinet and oil industry officials met via videoconference on Friday to discuss the situation on the global energy markets. Oil prices suffered their worst decline in decades in March after Russia and Saudi Arabia failed to reach a deal on output cuts amid the ongoing COVID-19 crisis. The...
Tags: #RUSSIA, #SAUDIARABIA, #USA, economy, junktag (ignore)
2020 Apr 4 - 1:13am
Click to see the full-size image On April 3, the bodies of several Turkish-backed Syrian militants who were killed fighting in Libya arrived in northern Syria. According to the STEP News Agency, the militants’ bodies entered the Turkish-occupied part of the northern Aleppo countryside through the Hawar Kilis border crossing. Local sources revealed that the bodies belong to six militants of the Suleiman Shah Brigade. The group is a part of the so...
Tags: #SYRIA, junktag (ignore), Security
2020 Apr 4 - 12:19am
Click to see the full-size image On April 3, the Syrian Arab Army (SAA) shelled militants’ positions in Greater Idlib in response to recent violations of the ceasefire agreement. According to opposition sources, the shelling targeted positions in the vicinity of the towns of al-Bara, Fatterah and Kansafra in Mount al-Zawiyah in the southern countryside of Idlib. Radical militants, mainly those operating in the framework of the al-Qaeda-...
Tags: #SYRIA, junktag (ignore), Hot, Military
2020 Apr 4 - 12:08am
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Tags: #FROMTHEFRONT, #RUSSIA, #SYRIA, #TURKEY, #USA, International Military Review - Syria-Iraq

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