The FRN Daily News Brief 2019-01-22


This Daily FRN News Brief is a summary of 6 articles about Anglo-5, Eurasia, Headline-News, Latin-America, Russia, United-States, Venezuela, Estonia, Mena, Syria, Defense.
Tags in this brief: Russia, US, Venezuela, Baltic, Estonia, Daraa, ISIS, Syria, Caracas, Coup, Arctic.

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With Russian Weapons, It Is IMPOSSIBLE for U.S. to invade Venezuela

Published 2019-01-22 21:20:05 by Paul Antonopoulos in Anglo-5, Eurasia, Headline-News, Latin-America, Russia, United-States, Venezuela

CARACAS, Venezuela – Amid tensions between Venezuela and the United States, there are analyzes about the defense that the South American country has and how it could be won. Military Watch magazine analyzed this situation and pointed out that Venezuela has advanced military equipment. The country has the latest version of the Russian Su-30 fighters, called MK2, which combine more modern radio-electronic systems, as well as powerful weapons and unparalleled maneuverability. It is noteworthy that the US has never faced enemy owners of Su-30MK2, generation 4+ fighters, which have considerable advantages over US Air Force bases, consisting of F-15 Eagle… Continue ->

Tags: Russia, US, Venezuela

Trying to Tighten ‘Anaconda Knot’: US Surround’ Maritime Borders, But Russia Is Ready to Respond

Published 2019-01-22 19:57:37 by Paul Antonopoulos in Anglo-5, Eurasia, Headline-News, Russia, United-States

MOSCOW, Russia – US destroyers have just entered the southern part of the Baltic Sea, near Russian territorial waters. In this connection, an expert ensures that Russia is able to counteract any threat, “if need be.” American warships USS Gravely and USS Porter recently entered the Baltic Sea. The Boiky and Soobrazitelny corvettes of the Russian Navy began to monitor the actions of these ships. Russian military expert Andrei Koshkin expressed his opinion on the situation. “The situation worsens mainly because of US President Donald Trump’s declaration that the start of a new stage of ‘Star Wars’. The missile defense… Continue ->

Tags: Russia, US

Crazy? Estonian journalist Fantasizes Destruction of St. Petersburg, WAR with Russia

Published 2019-01-22 18:48:27 by Paul Antonopoulos in Estonia, Eurasia, Headline-News, Russia

TALLIN, Estonia – An important news channel in Estonia has published an article suggesting that the country acquire a “missile system” that could reach the Russian city of St Petersburg as a means of “deterrence”. Russia has criticized the idea as a provocation. Apparently obsessed with a hypothetical “Russian aggression” against his country of origin – an Estonian journalist Vahur Koorits drew up a bizarre National Defense plan in an article he wrote for Delfi – one of the leading online media outlets in the Baltic countries. In his article, Koorits argues that some traditional means of defense, such as… Continue ->

Tags: Baltic, Estonia, Russia

Russian Soldiers Discover Huge Cache of Terrorist Weapons in Southern Syria

Published 2019-01-22 18:12:51 by Paul Antonopoulos in Eurasia, Headline-News, Mena, Russia, Syria

DARA’A, Syria – Russian soldiers have found in Syria a cache of anti-tank weapons in the southern Daraa province, which had been left behind by surrendered terrorists, Valery Shkolnik, a representative of the Armed Forces of the Russian Federation, told reporters. “Here you can see the arsenal that was seized over the past 24 hours from illegal armed groups that had previously conducted terrorist attacks in the southern provinces of the Syrian Arab Republic, including the province of Daraa”, Shkolnik said. According to Valery Shkolnik, in the terrorist warehouse there were anti-tank grenades, an anti-tank grenade launcher, a TOW-2 antitank… Continue ->

Tags: Daraa, ISIS, Russia, Syria

MAJOR: Venezuela Defeats US-backed Coup Attempt

Published 2019-01-22 17:39:18 by Paul Antonopoulos in Headline-News, Latin-America, Venezuela

CARACAS, Venezuela – A group of 27 rebel soldiers rehearsed a riot against Venezuelan President Nicolás Maduro in Caracas on Monday. The uprising, however, was quickly restrained after the rebels posted a video on the internet asking for support. “We are the professional National Guard troops against the regime, which we completely repudiate. I need your help, go on the streets,” said a man who identified himself as group sergeant in a video posted on social networks. Defense Minister Vladimir Padrino López issued a statement shortly after saying the soldiers were arrested. Before they attacked a National Guard command center… Continue ->

Tags: Caracas, Coup, Venezuela

EXPOSED FROM THE ARCTIC? Russia Strengthens Its Defenses from Potential Invaders

Published 2019-01-22 15:32:34 by Paul Antonopoulos in Defense, Eurasia, Headline-News, Russia

MOSCOW, Russia – The Russian Defense deployed in the Arctic the Resonans-N mobile radar complex with artificial intelligence elements. The system is capable of detecting cruise missiles at a distance of 1,100 km. It is vital for Russia to control this area, from where a potential enemy can attack the Urals, Siberia and Central Russia. According to the Russian newspaper Izvestia, the Resonans-N radar entered the service of the North Fleet at the end of last year and has technologies especially important for the protection of the Arctic region. This system easily detects ballistic and cruise missiles, hypersonic aircraft, minidrones,… Continue ->

Tags: Arctic, Russia

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