Mideast News Stories
2022-08-07: Another Day Of Aistrikes In Gaza Kills 2nd PIJ Top Commander. GAZA - Another airstrike has claimed the life of another PIJ Top Commander, Khaled Mansour, targeted at an apartment building in the crowded Rafah refugee camp in southern Gaza, as the IDF continues their offensive against the PIJ.
2022-08-06: Iran's Revolutionary Guard Stands With Palestinians In Fight Against Israel. TEHRAN - Major General Hossein Salami, stated on August 6th amid the 2nd day of air strikes from the IDF, that the Revolutionary Guard stands with the Palestinians, and are not alone in their fight.
2022-08-06: Tensions High After Israel Air Strike Hits Gaza, and Gaza Retaliates With Missile Strikes. GAZA - Israel announced the start of an operation in Gaza on August 5th with strikes targeting the Palestinian Islamic Jihad (PIJ) terrorist group, with the IDF stating their actions were unavoidable.
2022-08-06: Putin and Erdogan Meet In Sochi, Russia For Negotiations On Food Crisis And Other Topics. Vladimir Putin and Recep Tayyip Erdogan met today to secure an end to the food crisis and resume exporting Ukrainian grain. As they were talking, 3 ships with over 50,000 tons of grain, left Ukraine.
2022-08-05: Israel Currently Carrying Out Strikes On Gaza Strip, Approves Calling On 25,000 Reservists. Israel Defense Forces (IDF) have announced that they are currently carrying out strikes on the Gaza Strip and calling on recruitment of 25,000 military reservists after direct threats posed by the Palestinian Islamic Jihad in Gaza.
2022-08-05: U.S. Department Of State: Worldwide Travel Alert. The U.S. Department of State has put out a worldwide travel alert, advising against traveling abroad after Sunday's drone strike where two R9X Hellfire missiles killed al-Qaeda leader, and Osama bin Laden successor, Ayman al-Zawahri.
2022-08-04: Syria: 86 Civilians Killed In Month Of July. The Syrian rights group, Syrian Network For Human Rights (SNHR) has reported that in the month of July there were 86 civilian deaths, including 21 children and eight women, of of whom died from torture.
2022-08-02: New Nuclear Power Plant Being Built In Turkey, Financed By Russia. The Akkuyu Nuclear Power Plant in Turkey is being constructed by Rosatom. Even though Russia has invaded Ukraine, and Turkey is in NATO, it hasn't stopped collaboration. The plant comes online in 2023.
2022-08-02: CIA Carries Out Successful Drone Strike Against al Qaeda Leader. The Central Intelligence Agency (CIA) has carried out a successful drone strike in Afghanistan against al Qaeda leader al-Zawahiri.
2022-08-01: IRGC Posts Video Saying It will Build Nuclear Warheads And Turn NY Into Ruins. An Iranian IRGC-affiliated Telegram channel has posted a video openly declaring that Iran can move its peaceful nuclear program to a nuclear weapons program very quickly, and said that Iran's ballistic missiles are capable of turning New York into ruins.
2022-07-26: The Ongoing Turkish Operation: Claw-Lock, In Syria & Iraq. IRAQ - An ongoing military operation by the Turkish Armed Forces in northern Iraq, against the Kurdistan Workers' Party ( PKK ) in the Duhok Governorate, is the next phase of many operations utilizing the code word 'claw' aimed at the PKK.
2022-07-23: Russian Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov Off To Africa Seeking Non-Western Allies. Sergei Lavrov, Russia's Foreign Minister is setting out on a trip on July 24th to seek non-western allies and gain support regarding its war in Ukraine, which has now been stated by Russia as no longer limited to the Donbas region.
2022-07-20: Presidents Putin, Erdogan, & Supreme Leader Khamenei, Meeting in Iran. Today there was a meeting between Russian President Vladimir Putin, Turkish President Recep Tayhip Erdogan, and the Supreme Leader of Iran, Ali Khamenei.
Ground-Based Midcourse Defense system to be created by Northrop Grumma
China Responds To G7 Joint Statement Regarding The Taiwan Strait
66 Chinese Military Aircraft And 14 Vessels Around Taiwan August 7th, 2022
20 Chinese Aircraft, 14 Vessels Conduct Operations Around Taiwan, China Says Drills Will Now Be Regular Occurrence
Another Day Of Aistrikes In Gaza Kills 2nd PIJ Top Commander
Iran's Revolutionary Guard Stands With Palestinians In Fight Against Israel
Scientists In New Groundbreaking Study Resurrect Dead Cells In Pigs
Taiwanese Official Ouyang Lixing Found Dead At Hotel
Tensions High After Israel Air Strike Hits Gaza, and Gaza Retaliates With Missile Strikes
Putin and Erdogan Meet In Sochi, Russia For Negotiations On Food Crisis And Other Topics
117 Chinese Military Aircraft Cross Median Line In Two Days
ADS-B Data Indicates GPS Jamming Occurring On Southern Border With Mexico
Conflict Between Armenia and Azerbaijan Over the Nagorno-Karabakh Region
Israel Currently Carrying Out Strikes On Gaza Strip, Approves Calling On 25,000 Reservists