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- New video shows Russian Air Force attack on northwestern Syria
- Bashar Al-Assad tests positive for Covid-19: presidency
- Houthi forces announce new ballistic missile attack on Saudi airport
- Israeli F-15 jets escort US B-52 bombers: photos
Published 2021-03-08 22:57:57 by News Desk in Syria
BEIRUT, LEBANON (10:30 P.M.) – The Russian Spring (RusVesna.SU) YouTube channel has released new video footage of the Russian Aerospace Forces targeting a jihadist base in the Idlib countryside. “The Russian army continues to destroy military facilities of radical Islamists in Syria. At the disposal of Russian Spring were new exclusive footage of the air strike in the province of Idlib. Combat aviation of the Russian Aerospace Forces bombed an enemy object in the vicinity of Idlib – in the Maaret Misrin region in northwestern Syria,” the channel said. “As it became known to Russian Spring, during the air raid,… Read on ->
Tags: Russia, Syria
Published 2021-03-08 21:56:52 by News Desk in Syria
BEIRUT, LEBANON (9:00 P.M.) – On Monday, the Syrian presidency announced that President Bashar al-Assad and his wife, Asma, were infected with Covid-19, explaining that their condition is stable and that they will continue their work from home during their quarantine period. “After experiencing mild symptoms that resemble those of the infection with the Covid-19 virus, President Al-Assad and Mrs. Asma Al-Assad conducted a PCR examination, and the result showed that they were infected with the virus, knowing that they were in good health and in stable condition, and they would continue their work during their home quarantine period that… Read on ->
Tags: Assad, Syria
Published 2021-03-08 20:56:04 by News Desk in Yemen
BEIRUT, LEBANON (8:40 P.M.) – The Ansarallah Movement (var. Houthi forces) announced on Monday evening that their rocket battalion launched a new ballistic missile strike on targets inside the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia. The spokesman for the Ansarallah-linked Yemeni armed forces,, Brigadier General Yahya Sare’e, said on Twitter that “the Missile Force targeted a sensitive military target at Abha International Airport with a new ballistic missile, which has entered service recently and has not been revealed yet, the designated targeted has been hit with high precision.” He added that “this targeting comes within the framework of legitimate response to the… Read on ->
Tags: Abha, Houthi, Yemen
Published 2021-03-08 20:35:50 by News Desk in Israel, Middleeast
BEIRUT, LEBANON (8:30 P.M.) – On Sunday, Israeli F-15 fighter jets escorted two American B-52 bombers through Israeli airspace, the Israeli Defense Forces said in a tweet. The military added that the strategical fly-by was “pivotal in maintaining the security of Israeli and Middle Eastern skies.” The IDF did not state directly that the maneuver was aimed at Iran, but given the extremely heightened tensions in the region, it is most likely that the fly-by over the region was designed to show force to Tehran. Meanwhile, Iranian Defence Minister Amir Hatami vowed on Sunday that Tehran will “raze Tel Aviv… Read on ->
Tags: Israel, US
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