Syrian Army Secures Deir Ez-Zor Airfield
The Syrian army managed to ensure the resumption of flights from and to the Deir ez-Zor airfield, a source familiar with the situation said.
The Syrian army and its allies forced the Islamic …
Russia Calls on US to Give Up On Limiting Military Contacts With Moscow
Russian Deputy Foreign Minister Sergey Ryabkov urges the US not to limit military contacts with Moscow.
Russia would like the United States to abandon the idea of limiting …
UN Peacekeepers in Ukraine May Have Small Arms
According to the draft UN Security Council resolution prepared by Russia, the UN peacekeeping mission in the southeast of Ukraine will be equipped with small arms.
UN peacekeepers that might be …
Why Kiev Eliminates Right Sector
On Sunday, the Operational Command of the self-proclaimed Donetsk People's Republic reported that Ukrainian troops had shelled positions of the Right Sector, despite the ultra-nationalists ostensibly …
Russian Security Head Discusses DPRK Nuclear Provocations
As North Korea conducted a nuclear test on Sunday, prompting global condemnation, Russia and South Korean officials met to discuss a response to Pyongyang's "provocations."
South Korean …
Americans Preparing for War
The recent flight tests of an upgraded nuclear bomb in the Nevada desert mean that the United States is preparing for war, military analyst Oleg Glazunov said.
Despite posing no direct threat …
Lithuania to Continue Supporting Ukraines Armed Forces
Lithuania reaffirms support for Ukraine in building up country's defense capabilities, said Lithuanian Defense Minister.
Lithuanian Defense Minister Raimundas Karoblis said that the country …
Russia Urges Syrians to Join Fight Against Terrorists
Deputy Commander of the Russian military contingent in Syria Lt. Gen. Sergei Kuralenko has called on the Syrian people to combat terrorism in the first-ever televised address of a representative of …
Israel Suspends Law Legalizing West Bank Settlements
Israel's High Court of Justice suspended a law on Thursday that retroactively legalized almost 4,000 Israeli settlements in the occupied West Bank, local media reported.
According to the …
Military Presence Near Russian Borders Increases
A number of foreign states are stepping up their military presence near Russia's borders citing the alleged threat of Russian actions in the Middle East and South Caucasus regions, Russian Defense …