FRONTLINE NEWS: Syrian Army Offensives Intensify in in SW Axis of Aleppo
The Syrian Army and Allied forces repelled Jaysh Al Fateh attacks on Aleppo’s southwest on Sunday. the heaviest clashes took placed in the 1070 Housing Project in the southwestern corridor of Aleppo. Jaysh Al-Fateh repeatedly stormed the 1070 Housing Project, trying to infiltrate into the Syrian Arab Army’s defenses in the northern sector of this region. After more than 8 hours of nonstop fighting, the Syrian Armed Forces and Hezbollah fighters were able to route the remaining Jaysh Al-Fateh militants in the northern sector of the 1070 Housing Project. Although clash zone had a quiet night but it seems the battle is set to resume today, as the Syrian forces are decisive to push back terrorist and other side look to lift the siege on east Aleppo.
Over 3 Killed, 40 Injured in Terrorists’ Rocket Attack on Western Aleppo
At least three people were killed and 40 injured following a shelling attack by terrorist groups on the government held western Aleppo. SA – 12
Syrian Government Troops Destroy Terrorists’ Tunnels in Jobar
The Syrian Republican Guard detonated a tunnel under one of Faylaq Al Rahman’s headquarters in Jobar neighborhood, Eastern Damascus.
ISIL Continues to Retreat as Iraqi Troops Launch Fierce Assault South of Mosul
Iraqi popular forces put up a fierce fight in the struggle for controlling the town of Shura, South of Mosul, Sunday, as they continue their offensive against the ISIL terrorists. [VIDEO at TUBE]
Syrian Army Soldiers Seize Control over Several Key Positions in Western Ghouta
The Syrian Army soldiers seized control over several key positions and roads in Western Ghouta and laid full siege on the trapped terrorists of Fatah al-Sham (Nusra) Front in the town of Khan al-Sheih in Southwestern Damascus.
Iraqi Popular Forces Win Back More Villages Southwest of Mosul
Iraqi Popular Forces managed to liberate seven villages Southwest of Mosul city liberating a stretch of land 35 km in depth.
Norcia – Italy 6.6 Earthquake Devastates Historic Churches & Buildings
The ancient town of Norcia in central Italy is in ruins following the powerful earthquake which knocked its historical 13th century Basilica of St Benedict and other buildings to the ground.
Syria: Three Killed, 40 Injured in Terrorists’ Rocket Attack on Western Aleppo
At least three people were killed and 40 injured following a shelling attack by terrorist groups on the government held western Aleppo.
Senior Nusra Commander Killed in Roadside Bomb Blast in Dara’a
One of the notorious field commanders of Fatah al-Sham Front (formerly al-Nusra Front) was killed in a roadside bomb explosion in Eastern Dara’a on Sunday.
At Least 45 Killed by Saudi-Led Coalition Airstrike at Yemen Prison
At least 45 people, including inmates, were killed in a Saudi-led coalition airstrike on the Yemeni port city of Hodeidah on Sunday.
White House Comes Short of Veto on Iran Sanctions
The US administration has stopped short of veto threat as House voted to renew expiring sanctions on Iran.
Still a Bad Idea: Britain to Resume Training Syrian ‘Rebels’
It is said falsehood, in the long run, defeats itself. For the British government, however, wishful thinking is the last thing it does in Syria before it is defeated yet again.
Three Russian attack submarines armed Kalibr cruise missiles have joined a Russian naval taskforce led by Admiral Kuzntesov heavy aircraft-carrying missile cruiser heading towards Syria, reports appeared on October 30.
The aviable reports say that the Royal Navy has been tracking two nuclear-powered Akula-class submarines and a diesel-powered Kilo-class submarine. The subs entered the North Atlantic from ports around Murmansk last week and joined the Admiral Kuznetsov battlegroup, which sailed down the North Sea last week. The Kuznetsov and its battlegroup is now off the north African coast.
“The Akula attack submarines are the real strike force, and the Kilo boat can operate in the shallower waters of the Black Sea,” express.co.uk cites a naval source. “They have been kitted with the new Kalibr cruise missile. While the Admiral Kuznetsov will be the main focus of attention, it is submarines that will provide the strike capability.”
In December 2015, the Russian Kilo-class sub ‘Rostov-on-Don’ four Kalibr missiles cruise missiles with a 4,000 km range on ISIS targets.