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July 16, 2018 1:56 AM Syria accuses 'ENEMY' Israel of launching 'MISSILE ATTACK' on military outpost in Aleppo

SYRAIN STATE media has accused Israel of bombing a military position in Aleppo province on Sunday evening, in what would be a rare Israeli attack so far north in Bashar al Assad’s war-torn nation. State news agency SANA, citing a military source, said the missile hit near a strategic air base. They said in a statement missiles struck near Neirab military 7

July 2, 2018 1:32 PM Russia WARNING: British fighter jets AT RISK from Kremlin due to ‘UNACCEPTABLE’ weakness

RUSSIA could learn top UK military secrets and use them to discover and exploit potentially-disastrous “vulnerabilities”, a US senator has warned. US Senator Chris Van Hollen has added a provision to a senate bill which would shelve the sale to Turkey until US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo certifies that the country will not purchase the S-400. Mr Van Hollen 19

July 2, 2018 4:29 AM Qld man denied bail on terrorism charges

A Brisbane man accused of preparing to travel to Syria as a foreign fighter will remain behind bars after his bail application was denied. Abdus Samad Zaid, 21, faced Brisbane Magistrates Court on Monday after he was arrested on Saturday following a counter-terrorism raid on a house in Brisbane's south. Zaid's barrister Ruth O'Gorman told the court he was not a flight 10

June 29, 2018 6:07 PM Police arrest 3 terrorism suspects in Kosovo, 1 in Germany

PRISTINA, Kosovo (AP) - Kosovo police arrested three people Friday suspected of crimes related to terrorism, they said in a statement. The three were detained in two towns, and weapons, ammunition and electronic devices were seized at their homes, they added. A Pristina court charged the three with preparing terrorist acts and ordered them held for a month 8

June 28, 2018 4:03 PM The Latest: Islamic State cooperator sentenced in NYC

A New York City man who joined the Islamic State group in Syria before fleeing home and giving the FBI intelligence about terror threats has been sentenced to 10 years of supervised release. U.S. authorities had taken the unusual step of seeking leniency for the Bangladeshi immigrant. The judge also said at Thursday's sentencing that all of the defendant's 7

June 26, 2018 12:40 AM Israel receives THREE new US F-35 stealth fighters as Netanyahu strengthens MILITARY MIGHT

ISRAEL received three more F-35 fighter jets on Sunday, bringing its total fleet up to at least a dozen of the US fifth-generation combat aircrafts as Benjamin Netanyahu strengthened his military might. The F-35 jets joined the nine other aircrafts that make up the Israeli Air Force (IAF)'s Golden Eagle Squadron. The Air Force said the new jets "will 9

June 26, 2018 12:39 AM Israeli missiles strike near Damascus airport: Syrian state media

Two Israeli missiles struck targets near Damascus airport early Tuesday, Syrian state media said, while a monitoring group said they hit arms depots for Hezbollah. In a report in the early hours of Tuesday, Syria's state news agency Sana said "two Israeli missiles came down near Damascus international airport". The head of monitoring group Syrian Observatory 8

June 24, 2018 5:14 PM Syria forces impose 'curfew' in Raqa fearing instability, IS

Security forces in Syria's Raqa announced a two-day curfew starting Sunday, citing instability and fears of Islamic State group attacks in the jihadists' former stronghold. But they also used the curfew to act against a rival rebel group in the northern city, according to the targeted faction and a war monitor. IS was kicked out of its de facto Syrian 10

June 24, 2018 11:27 AM Israel fires missile at drone near Syria frontier

JERUSALEM (AP) - The Israeli military says it fired a Patriot missile at an unmanned aircraft that approached its airspace near the Syrian frontier in the Golan Heights. The army said Sunday that the missile did not hit the drone, and the aircraft "retreated from the border." It was not immediately clear who launched the drone, but in February Israel 10

June 22, 2018 2:53 AM World War 3: US airstrike ‘KILLS 8 people’ in Syria as regime violates de-escalation pact

US-LED airstrikes in the Deir ez-Zor province of Syria have killed at least eight people according to Syrian state-run media, after the coalition targeted the village of al-Shaafa. The Syrian Arab News Agency (SANA) reported numerous homes, as well as other infrastructure, were destroyed in the attack. Violence escalated after the Syrian government moved 11