Ukrainian soldiers physically threatened Russian diplomat inside UN HQ – Moscow

Ukrainian military servicemen, including “snipers” clad in camouflage, sought to browbeat a Russian diplomat after he quashed Kiev’s narrative during a meeting at the UN headquarters, the Russian Foreign Ministry said. The incident took place at a Ukraine-sponsored event dedicated to the issue of fake news and propaganda. The meeting

VIDEO of Israeli rocket hitting Syrian SA-22 aerial defense system

Israel’s military has released a video showing a strike on an SA-22 aerial interception system. The battery was hit to prevent it from firing at Israeli jets amid a large-scale attack on alleged Iranian military sites in Syria. Less than a day after Thursday’s strikes, Israel Defense Forces (IDF) released

Israeli missiles hit Syrian radar, air defense sites – state media

Some of the missiles Israel launched into Syrian territory have broken through the defenses deployed by Damascus and hit radar and air defense positions, state media outlet SANA said, citing a military source. The missile barrage, reportedly launched by Israeli warplanes from outside Syrian territory, took place late Wednesday evening

Israeli bombardment in Syria killed 3, injured 2 – state media

Three people have been killed and two wounded in an attack by Israeli forces against Iranian targets in Syria. Israeli strikes destroyed a radar station and an arms warehouse and damaged air defense units, Sana reports. Syrian air defense systems intercepted most of the rockets launched by Israel at dawn,

Israel strikes Syrian army positions, no casualties – State news agency

A Syrian army position in the south of Damascus was under Israeli air strike, SANA state news agency reported. Syrian air defences fired at and destroyed two Israeli missiles in the Kisweh area. An army commander told the agency that there were no casualties. Israel has not commented yet on

Russian Ka-52 helicopter crashes in Syria, both pilots killed – MoD

A Russian Ka-52 attack helicopter has crashed during a routine flight in eastern Syria and both of its pilots were killed in the incident, Russia’s Defense Ministry has announced. “A Russian Ka-52 helicopter has crashed during a routine flight over eastern regions of the Syrian Arab Republic. Both pilots were

Anti-Semitic attacks in Ukraine double in 1yr – Jewish group

An “unprecedented” surge in anti-Semitic incidents in Ukraine has seen the number of attacks against Jews double over the last year. That’s according to the World Jewish Congress (WJC). In a video posted to Twitter, the WJC said it documented more than 130 anti-Semitic incidents in the country last year.

US troops to remain in South Korea even if peace treaty signed with North – Moon

South Korean President Moon Jae-in said on Wednesday that US troops will remain on the peninsula even if a peace agreement with the North is reached, saying their presence has “nothing to do with signing peace treaties.” “US troops stationed in South Korea are an issue regarding the alliance between

Shocked Chileans demand justice over horrific rape & death of 1yo infant

The death of a 19-month-old baby girl, following a brutal rape by her aunt’s partner, has caused shockwaves across Chile. Protests have erupted demanding punishment of the perpetrator of the horrific attack against the infant. On Sunday, the bleeding baby Ambar was brought to a hospital in the Valparaíso Region

Deadly trap: Austria probes whether its UN peacekeepers let Syrian police drive into ambush

Austria probes reports that its peacekeepers knowingly allowed Syrian police to enter a deadly trap in the Golan Heights in 2012. Austrian media was told by an ex-peacekeeper that troops in general had orders to not interfere. The probe was opened after a video of the incident was published by