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January 18 2021

Tag: Russia

Putin, Russia Tests Anti-Satellite Missile

Russia Tests Anti-Satellite Missile In Pursuit to Make Space a ‘Warfighting...

The anti-satellite missile was tested Tuesday; Kremlin has, to date, demonstrated 2 different types of space weapons, US Space Command said

Israel Summons Russian Envoy After Labeling The Jewish State As Mideast...

The Russian Ambassador to Israel was summoned for a meeting by Israel’s Foreign Ministry following scathing comments against the Jewish state.
Trump, Putin

Trump Administration Pulls Out of Open Skies Treaty With Russia

The Trump administration has officially withdrawn from a decades-old arms agreement with Russia, Sec. of State Mike Pompeo said on Sunday.
Russian Airstrikes Idlib

Russian Airstrikes Obliterate Turkish-Backed ‘Rebel’ Camp In Idlib, Killing Over 60

Syria heats up again, as Russian jets on Monday pounded a camp full of Turkish-backed militants in Idlib, killing at least 60.
Russian s-400 - Turkey

Russia Willing to Sell Iran Advanced Air Defense Systems: Report

Russia's envoy to Tehran cited as saying Moscow open to arms deals once international embargo on Tehran expires.
Russia Turkey Iran

Russia, Iran & Turkey Seek ‘Strong Foundation’ for Partnership

Iran Media described discussions as working to form “strong foundation” for future work; Iran, Turkey & Russia have worked closely in Syria.
US Troops Syria

US Forces Harassed, Injured in Vehicle Collision in Eastern Syria

US soldiers injured in an escalation with Russian forces in Syria; incidents increase involving US patrols being harassed by Russian forces.
President Vladimir Putin

Putin Pledges New Hypersonic & Underwater Nuclear Weapons: Report

Putin reveals Russian navy will be armed with hypersonic nuclear strike weapons, underwater nuclear drones, currently in the final phase of testing.

Russia’s Involvement in Libya Gains Traction as 300 Syrian Forces are...

Russia is sending hundreds of troops from Syria down to Libya; Theses forces are reported to be backing Khalifa Haftar’s resistance.
Russia Turkey Iran

Russia, Turkey & Iran Coordinate Anti-US Syria Policy, Slamming Israel

Russia, Turkey & Iran held a meeting to coordinate efforts in Syria; Their goals appeared aimed at undermining the US role in Syria & condemnation of Israel