Monday, 20 August, 2018


Russian Federation denies reports of 7 planes destroyed in Syria attack

Russian Federation denies reports of 7 planes destroyed in Syria attack Russian Federation denies reports of 7 planes destroyed in Syria attack
Bennie Garza | 12 January, 2018, 23:17

RUSSIAN air strikes have killed at least 18 civilians in the Syrian opposition stronghold in Eastern Ghouta, near Damascus.

We review the key developments in Syria, including the Syrian government preparing for a counteroffensive in Eastern Ghouta, airstrikes in Idlib killing seven people, and shells from Syria landing in southern Turkey.

According to the Syrian Network for Human Rights, 10,204 civilians were killed in 2017, including 2,298 children and 1,536 women.

If confirmed, it would be the single biggest loss of military hardware for the Kremlin strongman since he began supporting Syria's president Bashar al-Assad.

Russian President Vladimir Putin recently made a surprise visit to the Russian facilities in Syria to thank the servicemen at the air base for their work in keeping the Assad regime in power.

The United Nations has made repeated calls for warring parties to abide by their responsibility to protect children in line with worldwide humanitarian and human rights law.

Russian Federation denies reports of 7 planes destroyed in Syria attack

Russian Federation first launched bombing raids in 2015 in support of Syrian President Bashar al-Assad's forces. "As a result of the shelling, two servicemen were killed", the defence ministry said in a statement to Russian agencies.

The Ministry of Defense pointed out that on December 31, at sunset, the military installation in Latakia province was attacked by a mobile group of fundamentalists, but the operational capacity of its air units was not affected at all.

The attack took place on December 31, 2017 at the Hmeymim air base, and if the reports are confirmed, it is being called Russia's single biggest loss of military hardware since the fall of 2015, when Russian Federation launched an airstrike in Syria. "Two military servicemen were killed in the shelling".

The Kommersant business daily reported seven military planes had been "practically destroyed" in the attack, citing two military-diplomatic sources, but the ministry said the report was "fake".

Russian Federation announced it will pull the bulk of its troops from Syria starting March 15, in a process that could take up to 5 months.

Russian Federation first launched bombing raids in 2015 in support of Syrian President Assad's beleaguered forces.

Recommended

loading...
...
  • Irish masters Elliott and Mullins set for three-pronged attacks in Grand National

    Irish masters Elliott and Mullins set for three-pronged attacks in Grand National

    As for Elliott, his Grand National trio this year are headed by three-time Cheltenham Festival winner Tiger Roll . The 2018 renewal has a typically wide-open feel and that’s certainly evident from a betting perspective.
    James Franco and Tommy Wiseau: Winning Best Actor for the Worst Movie

    James Franco and Tommy Wiseau: Winning Best Actor for the Worst Movie

    Violet claimed that Franco had once sexually assaulted her and tried to lure her 17-year-old friend to his hotel room. In two subsequent tweets , she both mentioned her fellow 80s star (and current Mr.
    US, Canada Ministerial Aims to Provide Mechanisms to Pressure North Korea

    US, Canada Ministerial Aims to Provide Mechanisms to Pressure North Korea

    Secretary of State Rex Tillerson will co-host the Vancouver meeting with Canadian Foreign Minister Chrystia Freeland. Freeland and Tillerson announced plans to hold the January 16 meeting during Tillerson's visit to Ottawa last month.
  • Gustav Klimt Could Challenge For 2,000 Guineas

    Gustav Klimt Could Challenge For 2,000 Guineas

    However, Gustav Klimt bounced back with a fine performance at the Barronstown Stud Irish European Breeders Fund in June last year. Gustav Klimt moved to the inside down the final furlong and found just enough speed to beat out his compatriot Nebo by a head .
    Israel Reveals Amounts of Stipends the Palestinian Authority Pays to Terrorists

    Israel Reveals Amounts of Stipends the Palestinian Authority Pays to Terrorists

    Israeli citizens receive a $145 bonus, and terrorists from Jerusalem receive an additional bonus. The House passed the bill last month, and the Senate has yet to vote on it.
    Sensex zooms 134 points to hit yet another record high

    Sensex zooms 134 points to hit yet another record high

    At 9:16 AM, the BSE Sensex was trading at 34,606, up 102 points, while the broader Nifty50 was ruling at 10,688, up 37 points. During the week, the Sensex gained 438.54 points, or 1.28 per cent, while the Nifty rose 122.40 points, or 1.15 per cent.
  • The First Offline Date After Online Relationships

    The First Offline Date After Online Relationships

    The Date Day: How To Behave When you meet your date offline for the first time, there are many things that can go wrong. That is a very responsible step that will either empower or destroy the already formed relationships.
    Health board apologises to patients for 'lengthy' waiting times

    Health board apologises to patients for 'lengthy' waiting times

    HALO's are working in collaboration with A&E staff to assist with the smooth running of hospital handovers during busy periods. The staff feel overwhelmed and we have to address the immediate concerns in A&E and the underlying problems.
    The Early 2018 World Series Favorites

    The Early 2018 World Series Favorites

    People expected this young Yankees team (which still has more significant talent on the way from AAA) to start competing in 2018. Taking into account a few articles and odds listings that are already out there, here’s our look at the top contenders. 1.
  • Michigan State Basketball: 5 takeaways from Ohio State upset

    Michigan State Basketball: 5 takeaways from Ohio State upset

    Following their loss in Columbus, Michigan State fell from No. 1 to No. 4, falling behind Villanova, West Virginia, and Virginia. Flaherty had 22 points and eight assists, and Hallie Thome added 27 points and eight rebounds for the Wolverines (13-4, 2-2).

    Penske Automotive Group, Inc

    Breton Hill Cap reported 2.55% of its portfolio in Ford Motor Company (NYSE:F). 59,653 are owned by Old West Invest Management Lc. ValuEngine raised shares of Penske Automotive Group from a "hold" rating to a "buy" rating in a report on Friday, December 1st.
    Jamie Vardy wanted by Manchester United

    Jamie Vardy wanted by Manchester United

    The Premier League champions-elect have submitted a £25m bid to Arsenal and will offer the player wages of £250,000-a-week. The Telegraph reports that United have made initial inquiries about Leicester City's Jamie Vardy .

General Overview of Cisco CCNA R&S Questions and Answers In addition to this, they will also build their skills and knowledge levels required to implement WLAN in a small/medium network. At the end of the course, they will also be able to resolve regular issues with EIGRP, STP, and OSPF in IPv4 and IPv6 networks.

Seeyouatmidnight to serve the Scots a Grand National double Seeyouatmidnight to serve the Scots a Grand National double He was runner-up behind Big River in the Edinburgh Gin Handicap Hurdle at Kelso and he then placed third at Newbury in March. Those having a bet on the Grand National will find him available at 16/1 with Paddy Power in the ante-post list.

Samsung Galaxy S9 and S9+ to launch at MWC 2018: Officially confirmed Samsung Galaxy S9 and S9+ to launch at MWC 2018: Officially confirmed The Galaxy C7 Pro flaunts a 16-megapixel shooter on the back and a 16-megapixel camera at the front with f/1.9 aperture. Samsung's Galaxy A line-up has always been about making the Galaxy S line-up more accessible for the masses.

Schlumberger Limited (SLB) Retorts Its Active Position on Unparallel Developments Contrarius Investment Management Ltd sold 618,591 shares as the company's stock declined 1.76% while stock markets rallied. The oil and gas company reported $0.42 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, meeting the consensus estimate of $0.42.

Regeneron Pharmaceuticals (NASDAQ:REGN) Receives Daily Media Sentiment Score of 0.22 It has underperformed by 4.25% the S&P500. (NASDAQ:REGN) earned "Buy" rating by BTIG Research on Thursday, August 3. Jennison Associates LLC raised its stake in shares of Regeneron Pharmaceuticals by 4.5% in the third quarter.

Cabot Oil & Gas Corporation (COG) Stake Increased by AMP Capital Investors Ltd Cabot Oil & Gas Corporation (COG) Stake Increased by AMP Capital Investors Ltd Looking at some alternate time periods, the 12 month price index is 1.30964, the 24 month is 1.74970, and the 36 month is 0.96805. Mackenzie Financial Corp increased General Electric Co (NYSE:GE) stake by 389,979 shares to 2.29M valued at $55.46M in 2017Q3.

Evan Blass reveals key HTC U11 EYEs specs, renders and expected pricing Evan Blass reveals key HTC U11 EYEs specs, renders and expected pricing In the post , the company has asked HTC fans to save the date for January 15 and has also asked them to keep their "Eye" open. HTC usually brands the device with "Eye" if both the front and the rear camera setups are identical (e.g Desire Eye ).

Peak Asset Management LLC Maintains Stake in Royal Gold, Inc. (RGLD) It improved, as 21 investors sold RGLD shares while 69 reduced holdings. 42 funds opened positions while 85 raised stakes. Finally, Eight Capital reaffirmed a neutral rating on shares of Royal Gold in a research note on Thursday, November 16th.

Stock Watch: Cheniere Energy (LNG) Higher 14.70% Over the Last Month The Texas-based Afam has invested 0.14% in Foot Locker, Inc. (NYSE:FL). 209,295 were reported by Automobile Association. The energy company reported ($1.24) EPS for the quarter, missing analysts' consensus estimates of ($0.16) by ($1.08).

Walt Disney Co (NYSE:DIS) Stake Lifted by Affinity Investment Advisors LLC The stock of The Walt Disney Company (NYSE: DIS ) has "Outperform" rating given on Tuesday, September 1 by Macquarie Research. Accurate Investment Solutions Inc. raised its position in shares of Walt Disney by 24.5% in the 3rd quarter.

Today's Brokerage Rating: Oracle Corporation (ORCL), Macy's, Inc Michael Novogratz decreased its stake in Oracle Corp ( ORCL ) by 31.11% based on its latest 2017Q3 regulatory filing with the SEC. Finally, BidaskClub lowered shares of Oracle from a "buy" rating to a "hold" rating in a report on Wednesday, September 20th.

Trump to stage 'most dishonest and corrupt media awards of 2017' Trump to stage 'most dishonest and corrupt media awards of 2017' The Trump campaign's email links to a poll where participants can vote on three media stories as "fake", "faker" or "fakest" news. President Trump has relatively and frequently termed these trendy media houses as "fake" media.

Spirit Realty Capital (SRC) Stock Rating Lowered by ValuEngine Finally, Bridgeworth LLC purchased a new stake in shares of Spirit Realty Capital during the fourth quarter worth about $579,000. Gruss Capital Management LP acquired a new position in Spirit Realty Capital in the second quarter valued at about $35,012,000.

Latest News on the Global Online Gaming Industry The company is showing signs of making a comeback, as competitors are forced to merge and consolidate in order to survive. The industry can be broken down further between mobile gambling and desktop gambling (which includes laptops and PCs).

A Groundbreaking Football News: How do Footballers And Dementia Relate? Finally, I think we can hope that the experts would look into the matter in a cautious way in the near future. As per Shearer’s words ‘At least now people have started to look for answers’.