Monthly Archives: February 2019

Pakistan,India each lose fighter jets

An Indian fighter MiG 21 jet was shot down in Pakistan-controlled Kashmir at Somani area in Bhimbar district. A Pakistani F-16 aircraft, shot down by the MiG 21, crashed on Pakistani territory in the Lam Valley area. [February 26 2019  … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Tagged , , | Leave a comment

U.S. airstrike on Shabaab in Somalia

An airstrike on February 24 2018 killed 35 terrorists in the Hiran region of central Somalia and targeted armed Shabaab fighters as they were transitioning between locations in a rural area trying to mass their forces, the US military’s Africa … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Baghus: a lot of foreign fighters with nowhere to go

A pair of Typhoons patrolled the Euphrates valley on Tuesday 19 February 2019; a boat had been identified as being used by Daesh, and was found by the Typhoons to be moored on the river bank due south of Baghuz … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Tagged , , , | Leave a comment

Syria: SDF will have to choose between Assad, Russia or the United States.

BEIRUT/AMMAN (Reuters) After more than eight years of war, Syria is carved up into areas of U.S., Russian, Turkish and Iranian influence that seem unlikely to be stitched back together any time soon. JULY 10, 2019 Tom Perry, Suleiman Al-Khalidi … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Warsaw Mideast Conference

https://www.state.gov/r/pa/prs/ps/2019/02/289468.htm [February 13 opens ] The conference opened February 13 2019 in Warsaw with some 60 nations in attendance. Aside from Israel, the Mideast participants include Saudi Arabia, Bahrain, Yemen, Jordan, Kuwait, Morocco, Oman, the United Arab Emirates, Egypt and … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Tagged , , , | Leave a comment

Second JIT benami notice to Bilawal

Investigate 'benami prime minister' too, says Bilawal Bhutto https://t.co/hrBPZf791l pic.twitter.com/HBQX14p3yN — Balochistan Express (@baluchexpress) December 27, 2018 PPP Chairman Bilawal Bhutto-Zardari has been served a second notice by the Joint Investigation Team (JIT) constituted to probe into money laundering allegations … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Tagged , , , , | Leave a comment

Saudis,Emiratis buy fighters with U.S. arms in Yemen

In exchange for the manpower to fight the Houthi militias in Yemen, defense officials think, Saudi Arabia and the United Arab Emirates, its main partner in the war, are using the US-manufactured weapons as a form of currency to buy … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Tagged , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment