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Ankara, Jan. 18 (Xinhua) -- Turkish Chief of General Staff Hulusi Akar and National intelligence Organization Chief Hakan Fidan departed for Moscow on Thursday to hold talks with Russian officials on Syria situation, the Turkish General Staff said in a statement Thursday. The Turkish delegation will meet ...
This was the revelation of Maj. Gen. Fernando Trinidad, Deputy Chief of Staff for intelligence of the armed forces of The Philippines (AFP), who made a presentation at the Supreme Court to justify the declaration of extended martial law in Mindanao. According to Trinidad, some 48 foreign terrorists are ...
Villagers, who are involved in a land dispute with a military official in Oddar Meanchey, stand outside the provincial Adhoc office today after seeking the rights group's advice. Photo supplied. Villagers say military official who took their land now wants $20K. Wed, 17 January 2018. Phak Seangly. A military lieutenant who ...
Since 2009, senior military official Fang Fenghui was in charge of orchestrating China's grand military parades, a mighty show of the country's defense powers. That year, notably, was the 60th anniversary of the Chinese Communist Party seizing power. However, this high-ranking official met his downfall on ...

Washington (CNN) Russian military officials recently rejected a coalition request to strike ISIS targets near At Tanf, Syria, a key strategic base used by US ... The official said coalition military officials requested permission to strike the ISIS targets using the pre-established de-confliction hotline which was ...
The Chinese Communist Party has sent a former top military official to prosecutors on suspicion of giving and receiving bribes. The state-run Xinhua news agency reported on Tuesday that the party's Central Committee had approved the transfer of Fang Fenghui. Fang was the head of the joint staff ...
The Trump Administration has scheduled talks to be held later this month between the head of U.S. forces in Europe and a top Russian military commander--the first such meetings to take place since they were banned under former President Barack Obama in 2013. The upcoming meeting, between army ...
YEREVAN, JANUARY 8, ARMENPRESS. 65% of the Armenian army is comprised of contractual servicemen, and only 35% are conscripted soldiers, Chief of the General Staff of the Armenian armed forces Movses Hakobyan told a press conference. He reassured that the manning level in the army is on ...
The top military official also emphasized the heroism of the Armenia officer who did not hesitate a moment to save the life of his soldier. He stressed that Azerbaijan is constantly looking for ways to strike at the Armenian soldiers. Reflecting on the situation along the Artsakh-Azerbaijan line of contact, Movses ...
US Sanctions Venezuelan Governor, military officials. Under the sanctions, the four officials are now subject to asset freezes, and "US persons are generally prohibited from dealing with them".
Moscow, January 2. /TASS/. The police and internal security forces "fully control the situation in Tehran and other cities of Iran where street protests took place," the Al Mayadeen TV channel quotes Ramezan Sharif, a spokesman for the Islamic Revolution Guards Corps (IRGC), as saying. According to ...
The former chairman of the Joint Chiefs Of Staff wants the Trump Administration to not make the same mistakes as the Obama administration and fully back protesters in Iran. Retired Adm. Mike Mullen said on ABC's "This Week" that President Obama should have backed Iranian protesters in 2009 more than ...
Mark Navales/BenarNews. government security forces killed at least 26 members of a local militant group over days of fighting in the southern Philippines this week, military officials said Thursday. Combatants of the Bangsamoro Islamic Freedom Fighters (BIFF), a breakaway group of the former separatist ...
Wright-Patterson Air Force Base employees are among those affected by Congress when legislators continue to pass temporary funding measures, local experts say. STAFF. For the third time since September, Congress temporarily agreed to a stopgap funding measure to avoid a partial federal ...
Several media reports have quoted military officials describing it as an intelligence-gathering mission that was part of a larger effort to track down a local ISIS commander. The bodies of the other three Americans killed in the firefight -- Staff Sgt. Bryan C. Black, Staff Sgt. Jeremiah W. Johnson, and Staff Sgt.

(CNN) Approximately 50 foreign ISIS fighters have been captured in Syria and Iraq since the start of November, a US military official told CNN on Tuesday. The official added that some of the fighters were captured as they were attempting to hide in civilian vehicles and were discovered by either the ...
After their visit to SCI Houtzdale on Wednesday, several of Pennsylvania's high-ranking military officials boarded their helicopter for a return trip. ... HOUTZDALE -- Several high-ranking state military officials visited the State Correctional institution at Houtzdale on Wednesday to tour the prison's veterans ...
government security forces killed at least 26 members of a local militant group over days of fighting in the southern Philippines this week, military officials said Thursday. Combatants of the Bangsamoro Islamic Freedom Fighters (BIFF), a breakaway group of the former separatist group Moro Islamic ...
The National Bureau of Investigation (NBI) has withdrawn the criminal complaint against two civilians charged in the killing of Italian missionary and activist priest Fr. Fausto "Fr. Pops" Tentorio in 2011. This developed after a Department of Justice (DOJ) panel released the findings of its reinvestigation that ...
Several media reports have quoted military officials describing it as an intelligence-gathering mission that was part of a larger effort to track down a local ISIS commander. The bodies of the other three Americans killed in the firefight -- Staff Sgt. Bryan C. Black, Staff Sgt. Jeremiah W. Johnson, and Staff Sgt.
US military advisers and their local Syrian partners killed 21 ISIS terrorists and captured 17 more during a battle near a key strategic base Tuesday, two US military officials told CNN. A military official with the US-led coalition fighting ISIS told CNN that a convoy of about 10 vehicles was passing through the ...
military commander-in-Chief Pol Saroeun speaks to the press at the Royal Cambodian armed forces headquarters in Phnom Penh where he vowed to formally accuse ex-opposition leader Sam Rainsy of treason over a recent facebook post. Phann Rachana ...
A screenshot of a video published on U.S. Army Chief of Staff Gen. Mark Milley's twitter account Tuesday morning, in which he shares reading suggestions with Chief of Naval Operations Adm. John Richardson, including "On Losing Well," a jab at navy's 2016 loss. (USNA/USMA / HANDOUT). Rachael ...
The cabinet is however not made up of only military officials. Former Mugabe era minister, Patrick Chinamasa who was finance minister since 2013 until a reshuffle this year, was reappointed by Mnangagwa to head the finance ministry despite his chequered record at the ministry. Allies of Grace Mugabe ...
Venezuelan counterintelligence officials have reportedly detained former Citgo President Nelson Martinez and former Oil Minister Eulogio del Pino, La Patilla reported Nov. 30. It is unclear why the Venezuelan officials in charge of the state-owned oil industry detained Martinez and del Pino. But as ...
Oh Chong-song, the North Korean soldier who defected to the South through the Joint Security Area at Panmunjeom on Nov. 13, is the son of a ranking North Korean military official, reported a Korean cable news channel. "The soldier-defector is the son of a North Korean military police official with a rank ...
A former navy captain known as the "Angel of Death" and dozens others have been convicted in the largest trial of its kind in Argentina's history. Former navy offices Jorge Acosta and Alfredo Astiz had already been sentenced to life imprisonment in prior trials. ( Reuters ). Former Argentine navy captain ...
Thursday's news of a potential Trump Cabinet shuffle is exciting conservatives, with an indication that CIA director Mike Pompeo could be tapped to replace the failing Secretary of State Rex Tillerson. But it's upsetting others, as Sen. Tom Cotton, R-Ark., has been floated as a possible Pompeo replacement ...
Islamabad, Nov. 29 (Xinhua) -- A high level Afghan military delegation is scheduled to arrive in Pakistan on Thursday for talks on security issues, focusing on anti-terror cooperation, the Afghan embassy said here on Wednesday. The Afghan embassy said the seven-member delegation will be headed by ...
Stacking PDVSA with military officials may help President Maduro avert unrest in the short run, but it will likely accelerate the deterioration of the state oil company. Sources told Reuters that the purge could "quicken a white-collar exodus from PDVSA and worsen operational problems" even as production ...
Language in the National Defense Authorization Act could help military officials evaluate the risks of energy projects like wind turbines near posts and airfields earlier in their development. The act, which has cleared both houses of Congress and is awaiting a signature by President Donald J. Trump, will ...
Two former navy officers in Argentina have been sentenced to life for crimes against humanity committed between 1976 and 1983 under military rule. Captains Alfredo Astiz and Jorge Eduardo Acosta were found guilty of involvement in the torture and murder of hundreds of political opponents. They are ...
A top Chinese military official under investigation for corruption has committed suicide, the Defense Ministry and state media said on Tuesday. Zhang Yang (pictured above), a former member of the powerful Central Military Commission, was "suspected of giving and taking bribes" and the origin of a large ...
The South Korean military conducted a "precision missile-firing drill" as a response to the launch, a South Korean military official told NBC.
According to the state-owned media, the longest range is 540 nmi (620 mi; 1,000 km) for this purpose a new fuel was created. The Zircon will ...
North Korean leader Kim Jong Un is said to have punished leading military figures in his regime for what it has described as "impure ...
Three military personnel have been reassigned from their White House jobs amid allegations that they had improper contact with foreign ...
The military official said Martial Law helped contained the situation in Marawi City following failed attempt of the pro-Islamic State (IS) Maute and Abu Sayyaf group to establish its caliphate. "We're conducting the assessment... we have seen the great implication of martial law throughout Mindanao during ...
Yet another military official pushed back on President Donald Trump's nuclear ambitions this weekend, saying he would resist any "illegal" decision to ... But military officials pushed back on any congressional effort to shift nuclear control away from the president's control, emphasizing their own roles in ...
Islamabad, Nov. 18 (Xinhua) -- Pakistani and Indian military officials talked over a hotline to ease tension, a day after Indian troops fired and ...
Saudi authorities have reportedly detained about two dozen military officials and several businessmen, widening a corruption investigation.
"At this tense time, it is essential that the military ensure the safety and security of all people in Zimbabwe - regardless of their political ...
... to pay informants has a way of going missing, military officials said. ... the death in Mali, from a military official, one of the SEALs put Sergeant ...
The Central Military Commission (CMC) has released a regulation to standardize the benefits for military officials at or above corps level, ...
... in what military officials describe as a clear warning to North Korea. ... according to a South Korean military official, who didn't want to be ...
RALEIGH, N.C. -- Fort Bragg officials issued a warning on Thursday, about former Lt. Col. Anna Heres, who is reportedly armed and ...
The missile fired at an airport in Saudi Arabia last Saturday by Houthi rebels came from Iran and showed "Iranian markings," according to the ...
The retired US Air Force Lieutenant Colonel Karen Kwiatkowski told Sputnik that the rise of Iran as a military and economic power helped to ...


 

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