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- Syrian Army and ISIS trade attacks in eastern Syria
- Iran to unveil new military hovercraft
- ‘We are preparing for painful strikes against the Houthis’: Saudi MoD spox.
- Turkey accuses Greece of deploying warships to Mediterranean islands
- US to seek ways to improve Saudi defenses after Houthi attacks: White House
Published 2021-03-09 21:59:55 by News Desk in Syria
BEIRUT, LEBANON (9:45 P.M.) – The Syrian Arab Army (SAA) and the Islamic State’s (ISIS/ISIL/IS/Daesh) forces traded attacks in eastern Syria this week, with both sides inflicting casualties on the other. According to a report on Tuesday, the Syrian Arab Army targeted a pick-up truck carrying ISIS militants through the Badiya Al-Sham region of western Deir Ezzor, resulting in a number of casualties in the ranks of the terrorist group. Major General Nizar Ahmed Al-Khader, head of the security and military committee in Deir Ezzor Governorate, commander of the 17th Infantry Division, revealed in a statement to Sputnik Arabic: “During… Read on ->
Tags: Deir_Ezzor, ISIS, Syria
Published 2021-03-09 21:15:44 by News Desk in Iran
The Islamic Republic of Iran will soon unveil a new military vehicle, a hovercraft, according to Navy Commander Rear Admiral Hossein Khanzadi. The country’s navy will get the first deliveries of the new amphibious vehicle after 21 March, when the Iranian new year starts. The forthcoming addition to the Islamic Republic’s military might, capable of moving both on the water and the ground and allowing quick transportation of troops across water surfaces, was developed domestically and will be manufactured by Iran itself. Khanzadi praised the growing role of the domestic defence industry in the country. He noted that Tehran is… Read on ->
Published 2021-03-09 18:12:42 by News Desk in Gulf, Yemen
BEIRUT, LEBANON (6:00 P.M.) – The Saudi Ministry of Defense pledged to carry out “painful strikes” against the forces of the Ansarallah Movement (Houthi forces) in response to its recent attacks on the Kingdom. The spokesman for the Saudi Ministry of Defense and the Arab Coalition, Brigadier General Turki Al-Maliki, said in an interview with Al-Arabiya TV on Monday that his country dealt with the attacks that targeted it with drones, ballistic missiles and booby-trapped boats in a manner “unique in military history.” Al-Maliki said, “We are committed to the rules of international law in our operations, unlike the Houthi… Read on ->
Tags: Ansarallah, Houthis, Saudi
Published 2021-03-09 17:39:45 by News Desk in Turkey, World-News
BEIRUT, LEBANON (5:30 P.M.) – The Turkish Ministry of Defense accused Greece of “continuing to violate treaties by deploying warships to the islands of the Mediterranean,” noting that “the last of them was sending warships to the island of Meis (Kastellorizo) Major Pinar Kara, the media and public relations officer at the ministry, said in a press briefing that “the Turkish armed forces continue to protect Turkish interests in the Aegean and eastern Mediterranean.” “Greece continues to violate treaties by deploying warships on the islands, the last of which is to send warships to the island of Meis in the… Read on ->
Tags: Greece, Turkey
Published 2021-03-09 17:16:07 by News Desk in Gulf, Yemen
The United States will seek ways to improve its support for Saudi Arabia to defend itself from attacks by Yemen’s Houthi rebels, White House spokesperson Jen Psaki said in a press briefing on Monday. “We understand that they face genuine security threats from Yemen and others in the region”, Psaki said. “As a part of our interagency process, we’ll look for ways to improve support for Saudi Arabia’s ability to defend its territory against threats.” Psaki noted the United States is alarmed by the frequency of Houthi attacks on Saudi Arabia, pointing out that such actions are perpetrated by a… Read on ->
Tags: Houthi, Saudi, US
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