The FRN Daily News Brief 2019-07-19

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This Daily FRN News Brief is a summary of 13, articles about Headline-News, Iran, Mena, United-Kingdom, United-States, Vatican, Eurasia, Ukraine, Anglo-5, Donetsk, Russia, Defense, India, Opinions, Turkey.

Tags in this brief: Iran, Maritime Law, Strait Of Hormuz, UK, Drone, Hormuz, IRGC, Trump, USA, Collapse, Ukraine, US, Donetsk, Torture, F-15, Jets, Russia, Su-35, India, Weapons, UN, Zarif, Spy, Hormuz Strait, Russian Media, Video, 60 Minutes, Aggression, Leak, MAD, NATO, Nuclear Missiles, China, Cyprus, Erdogan, F35, Oil, Patriot, S400, Syria, Trump US.

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Published 2019-07-19 21:46:29 by Joaquin Flores in Headline-News, Iran, Mena, United-Kingdom

Iran’s Islamic Revolution Guards Corps (IRGC) has said that it has captured a British oil tanker for breaching international maritime law while crossing the Strait of Hormuz. The IRGC’s Public Relations Department said in a statement on Friday that the vessel named “Stena Impero” had been confiscated “at the request of Hormozgan Ports and Maritime Organization when passing through the Strait of Hormuz, for failing to respect international maritime rules.” The oil tanker was transferred to the coast to undergo the required legal proceedings, the statement added. The tanker, which is 49,683 tons, must has been taken to port on the Iranian side… Continue ->

Tags: Iran, Maritime Law, Strait Of Hormuz, UK

MAJOR: VIDEO Footage Recorded of U.S Warship by IRGC Drone – Iran refutes Trump’s RIDICULOUS claims

Published 2019-07-19 21:31:04 by Joaquin Flores in Headline-News, Iran, Mena, United-States, Vatican

TEHRAN – The Islamic Revolution Guards Corps (IRGC), in a statement on Friday, described the US president’s claim about downing an Iranian drone as “ridiculous”, and has just released the footage that its drone has recorded from the USS Boxer to prove the falsity of Washington’s claims. “We will soon release the footage recorded by the IRGC Aerospace Force drone from the USS Boxer to expose Americans’ baseless claims to the public opinion of the world,” the public relations department of the IRGC announced today. “The footage will show that the drone of the IRGC’s Aerospace Force was conducting its… Continue ->

Tags: Drone, Hormuz, Iran, IRGC, Trump, USA

Ukrainian Analyst: “Even Somalia is better than Ukraine”

Published 2019-07-19 20:45:39 by Drago Bosnic in Eurasia, Headline-News, Ukraine

KIEV, Ukraine – Kiev-based political analyst, Alexander Semchenko assessed the “achievements” of the Ukrainian authorities since the illegal Western-backed coup in 2014. “Since it gained independence 28 years ago, Ukraine only managed to squander all the achievements that it inherited from the Soviet Union, and even the country’s population itself was set on the path of extinction,” said Alexander Semchenko, a political analyst and blogger from Kiev. “We didn’t and still don’t create anything new, let alone something great. Just 16 years after the Great Patriotic War, USSR flew a man into space – a global event. Ukraine has been… Continue ->

Tags: Collapse, Ukraine

Iranian commander: ‘When the US military enters the Persian Gulf they feel they are entering hell’

Published 2019-07-19 20:30:29 by Paul Antonopoulos in Anglo-5, Headline-News, Iran, Mena, United-States

TEHRAN – One of the commanders of the Iranian Revolutionary Guard, Ali Fadavi, assures that the US and European military forces are exposed to great psychological pressure each time they travel in the waters of the Persian Gulf. US forces are exposed to intense psychological pressure in the Persian Gulf and feel the area as “hell,” said Ali Fadavi, deputy commander of the Islamic Revolutionary Guard Corps (IRGC) during a news conference. According to the Major General’s statements, the Revolutionary Guards Navy has established such a high level of command in the Gulf that any foreign vessel entering the waters… Continue ->

Tags: Iran, IRGC, US

MAJOR: Learn about the mini-Guantanamo prison operating in Ukraine against Donbass

Published 2019-07-19 18:30:53 by Paul Antonopoulos in Donetsk, Eurasia, Headline-News, Ukraine

MARIUPOL, Ukraine – New evidence has emerged of a secret prison located in the town of Mariupol in the part of the Kiev-controlled Donetsk region. In addition to the photographs and statements made by a former agent of the Ukrainian Security Service (SBU), there is other evidence of this structure, reinforced with evidence of attempts to conceal it, in an SBU document accidentally obtained by the Republic of Donetsk. According to this information, the arrest still existed in November-October 2018. All this is due to the fact that an official of the Ukrainian military recruiting board, Yuri Aushev, had earlier… Continue ->

Tags: Donetsk, Torture, Ukraine

Su-35 could ensure air supremacy: expert compares Russian aircraft to US F-35

Published 2019-07-19 15:30:29 by Paul Antonopoulos in Anglo-5, Eurasia, Headline-News, Russia, United-States

MOSCOW – Instead of the US F-35 aircraft, Russia is ready to supply its Su-35 multi-purpose fighters to Turkey, the executive director of the Russian state corporation Rostec Sergei Chemezov said in a statement. Russia is ready to supply Su-35 multi-purpose fighters to Turkey if Ankara expresses that will, the executive director told reporters. “If our Turkish colleagues express this wish, we are ready to study the supply of Su-35,” Chemezov said. This week US President Donald Trump said during a meeting that Turkey will not receive the F-35 fighters after acquiring Russian S-400 air defense systems. The director general… Continue ->

Tags: F-15, Jets, Russia, Su-35, US

India URGES Russia to modernize its Su-30MKI jet fleet

Published 2019-07-19 14:30:07 by Paul Antonopoulos in Defense, Eurasia, Headline-News, India, Russia

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NEW DELHI – India has officially requested Russia to modernize its Su-30MKI Flanker-H fighter fleet. The request was made public by one of the leaders of the Air Force of India, Birender Singh Danoa, in an interview published on Thursday. The interview was published by the Russian Armed Forces newspaper, Krasnaya Zevezda. In the publication, Dhanoa says the Indians are happy with the modernization program of the Russian Mig-21, Mig-27 and Mig-29 jets used by the Indian Air Force. These aircraft received modern weapons and aviation systems that were successfully tested, Dhanoa said. Meanwhile, Su-30 jets have been used in… Continue ->

Tags: India, Jets, Russia, Weapons

Iranian FM gives humorous “Reminder” to Trump where Iran and USA are located

Published 2019-07-19 13:45:31 by Guest Author in Headline-News, Iran, Mena, United-States

TEHRAN, July 19 (MNA) – Iran’s Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif in a tweet on Thursday posted a map showing the borders of Iran and the United States to remind the White House of the US boundaries and the necessity of respecting other countries’ territories.   Reminder — Javad Zarif (@JZarif) July 18, 2019 Zarif re-tweeted a map originally posted on June 22 that shows the borders of Iran and the United States, captioning it with a single word: “Reminder”. His tweet came a few hours after US President Trump claimed that a US ship had shot down an… Continue ->

Tags: Iran, IRGC, UN, US, Zarif

YOU CAN’T HIDE: Russia catches 28 Western spy planes near its borders in one week

Published 2019-07-19 13:30:27 by Paul Antonopoulos in Eurasia, Headline-News, Russia

MOSCOW – Russia’s Armed Forces have detected at least 28 spy aircraft near its borders over the last week. The aircraft detected would be carrying out reconnaissance activities in the vicinity of the Russian Federation airspace. The information was published by the Russian Armed Forces newspaper , Krasnaya Zvezda, on Friday. The publication reveals a weekly report in an infographic format about such activities. Over the reporting period, Russian Air Force jets were fired on six occasions to intercept spy aircraft, the report said. The newspaper also points out that in none of the 28 cases detected was there a… Continue ->

Tags: Russia, Spy

OWN GOAL: U.S Navy may have mistakenly shot down its own drone – Iranian Deputy Foreign Minister

Published 2019-07-19 12:35:47 by Joaquin Flores in Anglo-5, Headline-News, Iran, Mena, United-States

TEHRAN – A US Navy ship in the Strait of Hormuz on the eve could have mistaken an American drone by mistake. This was announced on Friday, July 19, by Iranian Deputy Foreign Minister Abbas Araghchi on his Twitter account. According to him, Iran lost “no drones in the Strait of Hormuz or anywhere else.” “I’m worried about the possibility that the American Navy ship Boxer shot down their own drone by mistake,” wrote Abbas Araghchi. Meanwhile, the representative of the Armed Forces of Iran Abolfazl Shekarchi also said that all the UAVs in the Persian Gulf and in the Strait of Hormuz,… Continue ->

Tags: Drone, Hormuz, Iran, Trump, USA

VIDEO – Iran REJECTS Trump’s Boast of Shooting Down Drone Over the Strait of Hormuz

Published 2019-07-19 11:48:40 by Joaquin Flores in Anglo-5, Headline-News, Iran, Mena, United-States

WASHINGTON DC – US President Donald Trump stated on Thursday July 18th that a USN ship shot down an Iranian drone over the Strait of Hormuz. This comes as the latest in a series of tense incidents between the U.S. and Iran. Trump told reporters at the White House that the USS Boxer – a USN amphibious assault ship – “took defensive action” against an Iranian drone that had “closed into a very, very near distance, approximately 1,000 yards” and ignored “multiple calls to stand down.” The drone was allegedly “threatening the safety of the ship and the ship’s crew”… Continue ->

Tags: Drone, Hormuz Strait, Iran, Russian Media, Trump, Video

NATO LEAK – 150 Nuclear Bombs Secretly Being Deployed Along Russia’s Borders

Published 2019-07-19 09:45:22 by Guest Author in Anglo-5, Eurasia, Headline-News, Russia, United-States

60 MINUTES We’ll tell you a very simple and seemingly funny story today. About nuclear bombs. We learned that by accident. There was a leak from NATO that they deployed 150 nuclear bombs on Russian borders. This must not be against us. This is against somebody else. It’s by accident. We learned that from leaks from NATO. – Vesti Viewer Isaiah Cardenas comments: I speak to all of my comrades who lives in America for those who has ears then lesson what i have to say we want this nightmare to end we want America’s aggression to end we all… Continue ->

Tags: 60 Minutes, Aggression, Leak, MAD, NATO, Nuclear Missiles, Russia, Russian Media

Arms Trade Fight: The U.S is Powerless Versus Turkey

Published 2019-07-19 09:00:07 by Guest Author in Eurasia, Headline-News, Opinions, Turkey, United-States

By Steve Brown In a grim new stark reality reminiscent of “The Twilight’s Last Gleaming” the US military establishment now laments its own inability to forcibly corrupt the world – or in this case Turkey – to purchase its weaponry.   In a bizarre release, author Phil Stewart speculates that the impotence of US power to force Erdogan to purchase the expensive and highly over-rated Patriot missile system relates to the failed US-engineered coup attempt of three years ago.  Citing unknown and vague sources within the US military, author Stewart speculates that the failed US coup prompted the Turkish leadership to… Continue ->

Tags: China, Cyprus, Erdogan, F35, Oil, Patriot, Russia, S400, Syria, Trump US, Weapons

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