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Armenia releases flight radar of Turkish F-16 route before shooting down Su-25: video

Published 2020-09-30 23:52:27 by News Desk in Turkey, World-News

BEIRUT, LEBANON (11:30 P.M.) – Armenia released this evening, what it claims is proof that Turkey shot down their Su-25 aircraft on Wednesday, September 30. The Press Secretary of the Armenian Minister of Defense, Shushan Stepanyan, released the flight radar detail from September 30, which shows the movement of the Turkish F-16 before the Armenian Su-25 is shot down. https://twitter.com/ShStepanyan/status/1311402559089897474?s=20 Armenia maintains that the Su-25 was shot down by the Turkish 16, despite the denials from both Ankara and Baku. However, Azerbaijan changed their statement on Wednesday, as they claimed that the Su-25 jet did indeed crash, but not because… Read on ->

Tags: Armenia, Azerbaijan, Turkey


Azerbaijan publishes scenes from massive attack on Armenian forces

Published 2020-09-30 22:23:30 by News Desk in World-News

BEIRUT, LEBANON (10:00 P.M.) – The Azerbaijani Ministry of Defense released several videos on Wednesday, showing their forces carrying out a number of attacks against the Armenian forces in the Kabakh region. In the first video released by the Azerbaijani Ministry of Defense, their troops can be seen carrying out a big attack using rockets. https://twitter.com/wwwmodgovaz/status/1311216796700233728?s=20 The second video shows drone footage of the Azerbaijani military destroying several vehicles belonging to the Armenian forces around Karabakh. https://twitter.com/wwwmodgovaz/status/1311244252974850051?s=20 The most shared video from Wednesday showed an Azerbaijani drone carrying out a powerful attack on a vehicle, as several Armenian soldiers were… Read on ->

Tags: Armenia, Azerbaijan


Iran shoots down suspected Azerbaijani drone: video

Published 2020-09-30 21:43:48 by News Desk in Iran

BEIRUT, LEBANON (9:30 P.M.) – For the third straight day, either a drone or artillery shell has entered Iran because of the ongoing conflict between neighboring Armenia and Azerbaijan in the Karabakh region. A video captured from Iran’s Ardebil Province, which is located south of the Azerbaijani border, showed the Islamic Republic’s air defense forces shooting a foreign drone over their airspace. The video was reportedly taken from the Aslan Heights, which is located near Azerbaijan’s southern border with Iran. https://twitter.com/ASBMilitary/status/1311292552029577217?s=20 Prior to downing this unmanned aerial vehicle, the Iranian air defense forces shot down a drone over the city… Read on ->

Tags: Azerbaijan, Iran


Armenian forces capture Azerbaijani armored vehicle: video

Published 2020-09-30 21:26:53 by News Desk in World-News

BEIRUT, LEBANON (9:15 P.M.) – The Armenian-led Artsakh Defense Army has managed to capture another armored vehicle left behind by the Azerbaijani Army in the Karabakh region. In a video captured from the Karabakh region, the Armenian forces can be see in possession of a Russian-made BMP-2. The Armenian forces were filmed driving the captured armored vehicle to their lines and oddly parking it on a mound in Karabakh. https://twitter.com/301_AD/status/1311359048688771076?s=20 The capture of the Azerbaijani BMP-2 by the Armenian forces comes at a time of increased tension between Yerevan and Baku. Fierce clashes broke out in the Karabakh region on… Read on ->

Tags: Armenia, Azerbaijan


Egypt publishes video showing most powerful weapon in navy

Published 2020-09-30 21:13:40 by News Desk in North-Africa

BEIRUT, LEBANON (9:00 P.M.) – The Egyptian Armed Forces have released a video in which it unveiled the fourth and final S44 Type 209/1400mod German-made electric diesel submarine. This submarine is the most powerful in the Egyptian military, as it has strong specifications and a maximum displacement of 1,450 tons floating above sea level and 1,600 tons submerged in depth. The submarine has 4 MTU-396 12V diesel engines that generate 3755 horsepower from the German MTU Friedrichshafen GmbH. https://www.facebook.com/watch/?v=365794134787833 The S44 submarine will undergo a number of sailing and performance tests before it is finally delivered to the Egyptian Navy,… Read on ->

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Tags: Egypt


Lebanese Army thwarted planned terrorist attack

Published 2020-09-30 21:03:37 by News Desk in Lebanon

BEIRUT, LEBANON (8:45 P.M.) – The commander of the Lebanese Army, General Joseph Aoun, spoke about “foiling plans that were prepared for Lebanon,” stressing that the terrorist project was not allowed to infiltrate into the country. He said during his meeting with soldiers who were killed during a raid on the home of a wanted terrorist in northern Lebanon, “terrorism does not recognize a sect or religion, and its main project is murder,” indicating that “these soldiers thwarted plans that were prepared for our homeland, but we will not allow the terrorist project to infiltrate into the Lebanese interior, whatever… Read on ->

Tags: Lebanon


Azerbaijan praises effectiveness of Israeli drones against Armenian forces

Published 2020-09-30 20:34:32 by News Desk in Middleeast, World-News

BEIRUT, LEBANON (8:20 P.M.) – Assistant to the President of Azerbaijan Hikmat Hajiyev announced that his country has used Israeli-made drones in the military confrontations with Armenia in the disputed Karabakh region. The Times of Israel newspaper quoted Hajiyev as saying on Wednesday, in an interview with the Hebrew-language site Walla News that the Azeri forces used Israeli drones, including suicide drones (kamikaze), in their recent combat operations in Karabakh. He expressed his country’s praise for those aircraft, saying, “We raise the hats in front of the engineers who designed them.” He pointed out that the Baku government values ​​cooperation… Read on ->

Tags: Armenia, Azerbaijan, Israel


Armenian forces storm Azerbaijani lines amid big counter-attack: video

Published 2020-09-30 20:16:01 by News Desk in World-News

BEIRUT, LEBANON (8:00 P.M.) – The Armenian forces were filmed on Wednesday, advancing towards the Azerbaijani military’s front-lines in the Karabakh region. Backed by heavy artillery, the Armenian forces launched the counter-attack after stifling the Azerbaijani’s offensive earlier in the day. In the video that was previously released on Wednesday, the Armenian forces, also known as the Artsakh Defense Army, can be seen pushing towards the Azerbaijani’s positions. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=XM1x_dfcrpE Later in the day, the Artsakh forces said they took control of this area that was targeted by their ground troops and artillery teams. The Azerbaijani and Armenian forces have been… Read on ->

Tags: Armenia, Azerbaijan


Armenia denies Azerbaijan destroyed their S-300 system

Published 2020-09-30 19:36:05 by Newsdesk in World-News

BEIRUT, LEBANON (7:20 P.M.) – The spokesman for the Armenian Ministry of Defense, Artsron Hovhannisyan, denied reports of the destruction of the S-300 system in the Karabakh region. In an interview with Russia’s Sputnik Agency, Hovhannisyan said that “this information does not correspond to reality.” Earlier, the Azerbaijani Ministry of Defense had announced that it had destroyed the S-300 missile system of the Armenian Air Force on the front line in the Karabakh region. They said, “Yesterday, during the fighting in the Shushkand area of ​​the Khojavind region, the enemy’s S-300 air defense missile system was disabled.” Earlier, the ministry… Read on ->

Tags: Armenia, Azerbaijan


Turkey’s ready to support Azerbaijan to end the ‘Armenian occupation problem’

Published 2020-09-30 19:23:31 by News Desk in Turkey, World-News

BEIRUT, LEBANON (7:10 P.M.) – Turkish Foreign Minister Mevlut Cavusoglu said on Wednesday, that his country is “ready to provide military support to Azerbaijan during its current conflict with Armenia, whenever it requests it from Ankara.” In an interview with state-owned Anadolu Agency, Çavuşolu said, “We will stand by Azerbaijan in case it needs military support,” pointing out, “If Azerbaijan requests assistance from us, we will do everything we can, but we see that the strength of Azerbaijan is sufficient now.” He added, “Azerbaijan has the potential to liberate its occupied lands, and we are ready to provide all that… Read on ->

Tags: Armenia, Azerbaijan, Turkey


Syrian and Russian jets strike ISIS in central Syria

Published 2020-09-30 18:40:47 by News Desk in Syria

BEIRUT, LEBANON (6:30 P.M.) – Syrian warplanes, with help from Russia, launched a number of airstrikes over the Al-Raqqa and Homs governorates on Wednesday, as they heavily targeted the Islamic State’s (ISIS/ISIL/IS/Daesh) positions. According to a field report from the Homs Governorate, the Syrian Air Force began the day by targeting the Islamic State positions in the Badiya Al-Sham region. The report specified airstrikes on the Sukhnah area, where the Islamic State has repeatedly launched attacks near the desert city and as far north as the Al-Raqqa Governorate. The Syrian and Russian air forces then targeted a number of Islamic… Read on ->

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Tags: ISIS, Russia, Syria


US tests new robot against Russian T-72 tank

Published 2020-09-30 18:27:39 by News Desk in World-News

BEIRUT, LEBANON (6:20 P.M.) – The U.S. Army tested a LIDAR robot during training in Yuma, Arizona, and the target was a Russian T-72 tank, according to the Breaking Defense online publication. These small-drone-equipped robots identified a T-72 tank using the Aided Target Recognition (ATR) algorithm, based on more than 3.5 million images of the tank. “Then the robot’s onboard Aided Target Recognition (ATR) algorithms identified another enemy, a T-72 tank. But this target was too far away for the robot’s built-in weapons to reach. So the bot uploaded the targeting data to the tactical network and – again, with… Read on ->

Tags: Russia, US


Armenia accuses Turkey of flying F-16 jets over Karabakh

Published 2020-09-30 18:17:28 by News Desk in Turkey, World-News

BEIRUT, LEBANON (6:10 P.M.) – The spokesman for the Armenian Ministry of Defense, Artsron Hovhannisyan, said that Turkish F-16 fighters are flying bilaterally, over the conflict zone in Karabakh. “I do not want to talk about the number of F-16s in our region, but they fly in bilaterally,” Hovhannisyan said in a press statement today. He said that Armenia has evidence that a Turkish F-16 plane shot down an Armenian Su-25 attack plane over Armenia’s airspace yesterday. He expressed his readiness to present this evidence to the international experts. “Only the F-16 can shoot down an attack aircraft flying at… Read on ->

Tags: Armenia, Azerbaijan, Turkey


First reports of Syrian mercenary casualties in Azerbaijan

Published 2020-09-30 17:56:23 by News Desk in Syria, World-News

BEIRUT, LEBANON (5:35 P.M.) – Reports of casualties within the ranks of the Turkish-backed Syrian mercenaries in the Karabakh region have begin to surface online, with claims about different fighters being killed in clashes with the Armenian forces. According to one report from the Syrian Observatory for Human Rights (SOHR), the first mercenary was killed after being shot by the Armenian forces in the Karabakh region. https://twitter.com/syriahr/status/1311211859014549504?s=20   Meanwhile, other reports have surfaced on social media of casualties from a number of Syrian militant groups backed by the Turkish military. https://twitter.com/Dalatrm/status/1311302351001726987?s=20 The total number of losses is still unknown at… Read on ->

Tags: Armenia, Azerbaijan, Syria


US F-35 crashes during attempted refuel

Published 2020-09-30 17:20:13 by News Desk in World-News

BEIRUT, LEBANON (5:05 P.M.) – A unit of the U.S. Marine Corps announced that a U.S. Air Force F-35B fighter had crashed after it collided with an air tanker to refuel. The third marine aircraft wing said that the pilot of the F-35B aircraft got out of the plane and is receiving treatment while the crew of the refueling plane landed safely. ABC News reported that the accident occurred over Imperial County, California. The Marines said an investigation was underway into the cause of the crash.   Source: ABC News

Tags: US


Armenia accuses Azerbaijan of using long-range weapons

Published 2020-09-30 17:06:46 by News Desk in World-News

BEIRUT, LEBANON (5:00 P.M.) – The Armenian Ministry of Defense said on Wednesday that the Azerbaijani Armed Forces, during the military clashes in Karabakh, used various types of weapons, “including long-range weapons.” The official representative of the Armenian Ministry of Defense, Artsron Hovhannisyan, said: “The fighting continues along the entire front line. The Azerbaijani Armed Forces in the northern part are using various types of weapons, including long-range weapons, drones and artillery. Last Sunday morning, violent clashes erupted in Karabakh between the Armenian troops and local forces on the one hand, and the Azerbaijani army on the one hand, amid… Read on ->

Tags: Armenia, Azerbaijan


Russian air defenses destroy mock enemy aircraft in eastern Mediterranean exercise

Published 2020-09-30 16:57:49 by News Desk in World-News

BEIRUT, LEBANON (3:45 P.M.) – The Russian air defense crew destroyed a mock enemy aircraft in the Mediterranean when it approached the range of targeting of its anti-aircraft missiles. The air defense crew of the frigate Admiral Makarov repelled an hypothetical enemy attack from the air during exercises in the Mediterranean, according to reports from the Information Support Section of the Black Sea Fleet. The mock enemy plane received information about the location of the frigate at sea and headed to the target to launch an air strike with guided missiles. “During the training, the ship’s crew from the Combat… Read on ->

Tags: Mediterranean, Russia


Armenian forces destroy new Azerbaijani military sites in Karabakh: video

Published 2020-09-30 15:58:11 by News Desk in World-News

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BEIRUT, LEBANON (3:40 P.M.) – The Armenian Ministry of Defense released new footage on Wednesday of the Artsakh forces targeting the Azerbaijani military’s positions in the Karabakh region. In the video, heavy explosions can be seen taking place at the Azerbaijani military’s positions, indicating that the Armenian forces scored direct hits on the targeted sites near the front-lines in Karabakh. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=iubv7QksuJ4 The Armenian forces have been heavily bombarding the Azerbaijani military’s positions in Karabakh, following attempts by the latter to capture ground around several axes in this disputed region. On Wednesday, the Azerbaijani military announced that their forces destroyed the… Read on ->

Tags: Armenia, Azerbaijan


Armenian forces retake lost territory in Karabakh

Published 2020-09-30 15:43:23 by News Desk in World-News

BEIRUT, LEBANON (3:30 P.M.) – The press secretary for the President of the Karabakh Republic, Bahram Boghossian, which is not recognized internationally, said that his country’s forces were able to regain the sites that they had previously lost in battles with Azerbaijan. “The success of the Azerbaijani armed forces in the field could be explained on September 27, by launching a surprise attack, which lasted for several hours, after which the Armenian forces began to repel the enemy attacks and took the initiative,” Boghossian said. “In one night, we recovered most of the lost sites,” Russia’s Sputnik quoted Boghossian as… Read on ->

Tags: Armenia, Azerbaijan, Karabakh


Hezbollah organizes media tour of alleged missile factory cited by Netanyahu

Published 2020-09-30 15:33:39 by News Desk in Lebanon

BEIRUT, LEBANON (3:20 P.M.) – Hezbollah organized a media tour for what Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu called “Hezbollah’s secret weapons depot.” The media toured the institution, which is a technical workshop whose task is to manufacture iron in Bir Hassan, near the Iranian embassy in central Beirut, the area in which Netanyahu claimed that there are Hezbollah weapons depots. The official from Hezbollah’s media relations, Muhammad Afif, told Russia’s Sputnik: “The media tour came two hours after Netanyahu spoke before the United Nations General Assembly, where he directed false accusations to us, and we wanted to prove in front… Read on ->

Tags: Hezbollah, Israel, Lebanon, Nasrallah, Netanyahu


Azerbaijan claims Armenian S-300 system has been destroyed

Published 2020-09-30 15:20:18 by News Desk in World-News

BEIRUT, LEBANON (3:10 P.M.) – The Azerbaijani Ministry of Defense announced the destruction of the S-300 missile system of the Armenian military on the front line in the Karabakh region. The press service of the ministry stated, “Yesterday, during the fighting in the Shushakind region, the Khojavind region, the enemy’s S-300 anti-aircraft missile system was disabled.” “According to our information, the S-300 anti-aircraft missile systems protecting the airspace of Yerevan have been removed from combat service and are moving towards the occupied territories,” Azerbaijani Defense Ministry spokesman Waqif Darkahli said. He added, “We announce that it will face the fate… Read on ->

Tags: Armenia, Azerbaijan


Russian military neutralized 133,000 militants inside Syria: MoD

Published 2020-09-30 15:11:13 by News Desk in Syria

BEIRUT, LEBANON (3:00 P.M.) – Russian Defense Minister Sergei Shoigu said that the Russian forces had neutralized more than 133,000 militants in Syria, adding: “Not a single terrorist entered Russia.” “865 gang leaders and more than 133,000 militants have been eliminated, including 4,500 fighters from the Russian Federation and the CIS countries.” The Russian Defense Minister added: “The terrorist organization ISIS is no longer present in Syria, and no terrorist has entered Russia.” In previous statements, Shoigu said that after the elimination of “ISIS in Syria, the militants are moving to Central Asia and Southeast Asia, adding: “It is important… Read on ->

Tags: ISIS, Russia, Syria


Armenia releases first photos of Su-25 jet allegedly shot down by Turkish F-16 fighter

Published 2020-09-30 14:54:41 by News Desk in Turkey, World-News

BEIRUT, LEBANON (2:40 P.M.) – The Armenian Ministry of Defense has released pictures of the warplane that was shot down by a Turkish F-16 fighter in the airspace of Armenia. According to the Armenian Ministry of Defense, the Turkish fighter took off from the Azerbaijani city of Kanja, and the control devices recorded this at a depth of 60 km towards the territory of Azerbaijan, and it flew at an altitude of 8,200 meters. Earlier, the press secretary of the Armenian Ministry of Defense, Shushan Stepanyan, confirmed that a Turkish F-16 fighter shot down an Armenian Su-25 fighter in the… Read on ->

Tags: Armenia, Turkey


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