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Israel And Turkey Reach An Agreement On The Normalization Of Relations

Translated by Ollie Richardson for Fort Russ 17th December, 2015 RIA Israel and Turkey have reached a preliminary agreement on the normalization of relations, including the return of ambassadors from both countries, Reuters reported with reference to the representative of the Israeli authorities. Israel and Turkey in the past have been strategic partners, but became […]

Bloomberg: Obama Afraid Of Bombing Syria Due To “The Beech”

Translated by Ollie Richardson for Fort Russ 17th December, 2015 Lifenews The United States has ended manned flights in Northern Syria because of the fear of the Russian “Beech”. As was reported by the outlet Bloomberg, the Obama administration does not know how to react to the placement of SA-17. If this is the case, […]

Washington Times: U.S. Does Not Want To Bomb ISIS Media Headquarters

Translated by Ollie Richardson for Fort Russ 17th December, 2015 RIA American intelligence has at their disposal a map with the exact coordinates of the centres that create “sophisticated” propaganda for the group “Islamic State” (IS, is prohibited in the Russian Federation), according to the Washington Times, citing anonymous sources. According to some reports, ISIS media centres are located […]

ISIS Attacks Turkish Base in Northern Iraq

Translated by Ollie Richardson for Fort Russ 17th December, 2015 rbc “Islamic State” (the organization prohibited in the Russian Federation)  fired missiles at a base in Northern Iraq where Turkish troops are stationed, according to Reuters who quoted a Kurdish military source and Turkish officials. As a result of attack, four Turkish soldiers were lightly […]

Footage From Jabal Al Nuba In Northern Latakia (VIDEO)

Fort Russ – 17th December, 2015 Notice the RPO-A Shmel Thermobaric rockets used by National Defence Forces/Syrian Arab Army against rebels /Jabhat Al Nusra.  Background: Al Masdar News Moments ago in the Latakia Governorate’s northern countryside, the Syrian Arab Army’s 103rd Brigade of the Republican Guard – in coordination with the National Defense Forces (NDF) […]

Inside Kuweires Airbase (Video)

Fort Russ, 15th December, 2015 Cast your mind back to November when the SAA fought off ISIS, with help from the RuAF, and lifted the long siege of Kuweires Airport, where dozens of troops were stranded:  Kuweires Airport – Siege is over! (Videos) Today it is fully operational and home to both Syrian and Russian […]

Russian MoD names the FSA groups it is working with

Translated by Ollie Richardson for Fort Russ 15th December, 2015 Russian MoD Facebook page Lieutenant General Sergey Rudskoy summarized the activities of the Russian air group in Syria since September 30: During the air operations in Syria the Russian aviation group has conducted 4201 sorties, of which 145 were from strategic aircraft missiles and long-range […]