updated Sat. May 21, 2022
March 31, 2018
There is little room for speculation about the implications of this move for the Catholic Church in China. It almost certainly means more direct party control and marginalization for anyone who doesn't toe the party line. “The point of having administrative control over religious groups in China is to 'deconflict'ÃÂ ...
March 29, 2018
The deconfliction mechanism informs the Saudi-Led Coalition (SLC) of humanitarian movements and static locations in Yemen. It aims at ensuring the safety and security of humanitarian premises, personnel, equipment and activities in areas of active military operations (airstrikes, shelling, conflict, etc.).
March 29, 2018
But those who had configured the “deconfliction” of eastern Ghouta and divided up the buses, had also decided who would be the child refugee of the Islamist fighters – en route to Idlib with a Russian escort – and who would be the other children, equally innocent, who would go to the refugee camp nearÃÂ ...
March 29, 2018
"There were other Russian elements like this moving across the deconfliction line, which is the river, as you know, into an area that we'd agreed with the Russians they could operate in, as they had allowed us to operate basically to the west of the river, up at Tabqa and around Raqqa. We'd agreed for themÃÂ ...
March 29, 2018
While “deconfliction” – the UTM euphemism for “avoiding a crash” – is handled by most systems theoretically, within the system, ANRA's system is designed to handle both cooperative and non cooperative assets and is capable of performing vehicle to vehicle deconfliction with multiple sensors andÃÂ ...
March 13, 2018
U.S. and Russian militaries continue to have daily “deconfliction” consultations in the Middle East, but the dialogue should be broader, he argues. Ignoring Russia may be good politics, but it is bad policy. Russia's elites want a president smart enough to keep the masses satisfied, but tough enough to crack down on protestsÃÂ ...
Aviation International News
March 9, 2018
Morra said expanding automation will further integrate UAS into the NAS, but for now it is the duty of UAS pilots to deconflict themselves from manned aircraft operations. “If someone is following the rules, they should be deconflicting themselves. The next step is; how [to] automate this more on theÃÂ ...
March 7, 2018
Pro-Assad forces are "massing east of the Euphrates River" in Syria, which was established as a deconfliction line by the U.S. and Russia, CNN reports. The big picture: Similar movements were seen in early February, before pro-regime forces crossed the river and began attacking Syrian Democratic Forces, resulting inÃÂ ...
March 5, 2018
... Command and Control in Urban Operation, Sniping and Counter sniping and Joint Fires and Airspace Deconfliction. Exactly 257 Filipino soldiers participated in the training. They came from different units of Eastern Mindanao Command (EastMincom) of the Armed Forces of the Philippines (AFP)- CaragaÃÂ ...
Foreign Policy (blog)
March 4, 2018
Israel handles its own deconfliction with Russia just fine, but the United States should engage Russia to reinforce Israeli requests that Moscow impose constraints on Iranian provocations and military capabilities in Syria. In Lebanon, which will suffer greatly if Hezbollah joins the fray, the United StatesÃÂ ...
February 28, 2018
The resulting power vacuum has only facilitated the achievement of an Iranian corridor from Tehran to the Mediterranean. Back in September, the Syrians already had crossed into the supposed deconfliction zones in Deir el-Zour, a key strategic area for an Iranian land corridor through Syria into Lebanon.
February 28, 2018
The deconfliction line along the Euphrates between Russian and American-supported forces prevented any incidents and allowed anti-terror operations to come to fruition. Putin and Donald Trump met in Vietnam and issued a communique supporting a political solution in Syria through the Geneva processÃÂ ...
February 18, 2018
The United States has backed rebel groups -- including the Syrian Democratic Forces (SDF), an alliance of Syrian Arab and Kurdish fighters -- fighting to topple Assad. An SDF base near the Euphrates River "deconfliction line" set to avoid clashes between the two sides in Deir al-Zor Province was the site ofÃÂ ...
February 17, 2018
U.S. Secretary of Defence James Mattis discussed issues relating to Turkey and Syria's ongoing conflict as he returned home following a trip to Europe on February 17th. Mattis stressed that Turkey and the U.S. are allies and acknowledged that Turkey has legitimate security concerns related to Syria.
The National Interest Online (blog)
February 12, 2018
“The deconfliction communication line with Russia is constantly used,” defense secretary James Mattis told reporters on Feb. 11. “We keep each other informed. The Russians profess that they were not aware when we called about that force that had crossed, and it came closer. They were notified when theÃÂ ...
February 10, 2018
What happened: Veale said in an email that pro-regime forces attacked SDF around "8 kilometers east of the Euphrates River deconfliction line in Khusham." The U.S. and Russia agreed in August that the Euphrates River would stand as a deconfliction line; Russia and pro-regime forces would operate on the west side,ÃÂ ...
Voice of America
February 8, 2018
“I believe that they are, right now, west of the river,” he said, referring to the Euphrates River that has served as a so-called “deconfliction” border between Russian-backed Syrian government forces and U.S.-backed SDF fighting to rid the country of Islamic State fighters. U.S. personnel have been advisingÃÂ ...
June 19, 2017
Chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff Gen. Joe Dunford on Monday said the United States will try “in the next few hours” to re-establish deconfliction arrangements between Russia and the United States following the U.S. downing of a Syrian military jet over the weekend. “An incident occurred, we have toÃÂ ...
December 31, 1999
Mattis told reporters that "Russian elements" moved across a deconfliction line into an area on the eastern side of the Euphrates river where the sides had previously agreed ... "And those elements fell back so we have also drawn off slightly to maintain the deconfliction between the elements there," he said.