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The 5 most powerful armies in the world

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Battlefields are constantly evolving, leading countries around the world to pump hundreds of billions of dollars each year into their armed forces in a race to develop the most advanced training, technology and weaponry. As of 2020, Global Firepower, a website that tracks military strength, says the following five armies are the most powerful, based Read More

Putin & Erdogan to ‘intensify contacts’ over Syria, but no sign of peace in Idlib yet

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Russian President Vladimir Putin and his Turkish counterpart Recep Tayyip Erdogan talked Syria over the phone, as their troops squared off in Idlib province. The topics of Syrian sovereignty and terrorist threat loomed large. Putin expressed “serious concern about the ongoing aggressive actions of extremist groups,” and emphasized the need for “unconditional respect for the Read More

Erdogan says Turkey will not withdraw from Syria’s Idlib until attacks by Damascus stop

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Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan vowed not to remove Turkish troops from Syria’s Idlib region and said that his upcoming phone call with Russian leader Vladimir Putin will help Ankara determine its policies. A phone call between the two leaders to discuss Idlib is expected to take place on Friday evening.“The result of this conversation Read More

Turkey’s Erdogan says will not withdraw from Syria’s Idlib

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Turkey’s Erdogan says will not withdraw from Syria’s Idlib — RT World News icon bookmark-bicon bookmarkicon cameraicon checkicon chevron downicon chevron lefticon chevron righticon chevron upicon closeicon v-compressicon downloadicon editicon v-expandicon fbicon fileicon filtericon flag ruicon full chevron downicon full chevron lefticon full chevron righticon full chevron upicon gpicon insicon mailicon moveicon-musicicon mutedicon nomutedicon okicon Read More

Reports of ‘hundreds of thousands’ of civilians heading to Turkish border because of hostilities in Idlib not true – Russian MoD

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21 Feb, 2020 09:49 Follow RT on The Russian military has denied rumours that scores of refugees are fleeing Syria’s Idlib province and moving towards the Turkish border due to battles between the Syrian Army and terrorists in the area. “There are no verifiable photos and videos, or any other data that would confirm the Read More

Withdrawal of mercenaries and Turkish troops from Libya is a condition for end of hostilities – General Haftar

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Ankara and Libya’s Tripoli-based Government of National Accord (GNA) have used the truce to deploy fresh troops and mercenaries from Syria, Libyan National Army Commander Khalifa Haftar said in an interview. Haftar told Russia’s RIA Novosti news agency that his forces will halt their advance towards Tripoli if Turkish troops and mercenaries leave Libya. The Read More

Withdrawal of mercenaries and Turkish troops from Libya is a condition for ceasefire – General Haftar to Russian media

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21 Feb, 2020 07:08 Follow RT on Ankara and Libya’s National Transitional Council have used the temporary truce to deploy fresh troops and mercenaries from Syria, Libyan National Army Commander Khalifa Haftar said. DETAILS TO FOLLOW Follow RT on Read More

Shadow of war: What are the odds Turkey will start a full-scale offensive against Syria in Idlib?

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Tensions are boiling over between Ankara and Damascus as Turkey vowed to take matters into its own hands and openly intervene in Syria’s Idlib province, where government forces are routing the Turkish-backed militants. The troubled north-western province is the last major bastion of the militants in war-torn Syria. It saw another round of escalating violence Read More

Pentagon expects US public to buy ‘we weren’t keeping inventory’ excuse about missing weapons sent to Syria, Iraq

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ByNebojsa Malic, senior writer at RT US weapons worth some $715 million dollars were warehoused poorly and soldiers handling them did not keep receipts or records, so it’s impossible to tell how many, if any, ended up in wrong hands, the Pentagon says. Supply units in Kuwait and elsewhere “did not maintain comprehensive lists of Read More

Russian warplanes repel attack on Syrian army in Idlib as militants launch offensive aided by Turkish artillery — Moscow

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The Russian Defense Ministry says its Air Force launched strikes to repel a militant offensive against the Syrian Army in Idlib, which had sought to breach the government forces’ defensive lines with Turkey’s backing. The militants launched a “massive offensive” southeast of the city of Idlib, using many armored vehicles, the Russian Reconciliation Center in Read More