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Egypt's 3rd class 209/1400mod submarine sails from Germany

Tue, 14 Apr 2020 - 10:55 GMT

On its way, the vessel will take part in joint drills with allied states' navies.

5 Turkish soldiers, 21 militants killed in Syria in 24 hours

Tue, 25 Feb 2020 - 04:20 GMT

Also, 24 Syrian soldiers died in strikes.

Syrian army continues operations in Idlib, Aleppo countrysides

Sat, 22 Feb 2020 - 03:45 GMT

The Syrian Armed Forces are still targeting the supply lines and movement axes of militant groups backed by Turkey.

Qatari plane miraculously survives Iranian missile

Mon, 13 Jan 2020 - 02:30 GMT

Arabiya.net reported Monday that a Qatari civil aircraft miraculously survived an Iranian missile mistakenly launched last Wednesday.

Turkey’s S-400 acquisition in middle of massive incentives, grim consequences

Sat, 27 Jul 2019 - 05:36 GMT

Since its receipt by Turkey earlier this month, the Russian S-400 missile system has triggered a strong response by its fellow NATO member the United States.

Putin to U.S.: I'm ready for another Cuban Missile crisis if you want one

Thu, 21 Feb 2019 - 11:01 GMT

More than five decades on, tensions are rising again over Russian fears that the United States might deploy intermediate-range nuclear missiles in Europe as a landmark Cold war-era arms control treaty unravels.

Syrian state media: Air defences down Israeli missiles near Damascus airport

Sun, 16 Sep 2018 - 02:00 GMT

Syrian military air defences downed several missiles fired by Israel near Damascus airport on Saturday night, Syrian state media said.

Japan to halt missile attack drills after Trump-Kim summit - Kyodo

Thu, 21 Jun 2018 - 09:36 GMT

Japan welcomed the summit as a first step towards the denuclearisation of North Korea, but also said the U.S.-South Korean exercises were a vital deterrent to North Korean threats.

Investigators say identify Russian military unit in MH17 downing

Thu, 24 May 2018 - 09:57 GMT

Prosecutors investigating downing of flight MH17 over eastern Ukraine in 2014 said they identified the missile used to shoot down the plane coming from Russia

Russia: U.S. strikes remove moral hurdles for S-300 missiles for Assad

Fri, 20 Apr 2018 - 08:28 GMT

U.S. military strikes on Syria last week removed any moral obligation Russia had to withhold S-300 anti-aircraft missile systems from its ally Syrian President Bashar al-Assad.

Saudi-led coalition says missile intercepted near Yemen border

Thu, 05 Apr 2018 - 12:50 GMT

The Saudi-led coalition fighting in Yemen said on Wednesday that Saudi Arabia's air defence had intercepted a missile that the armed Houthi movement.

Saudi Arabia intercepts Houthi ballistic missile

Tue, 16 Jan 2018 - 07:36 GMT

Saudi Arabia said its forces intercepted and destroyed a ballistic missile fired by Houthi militias targeting the southern province of Jazan.

Australia arrests man accused of trying to sell missile parts for N. Korea

Sun, 17 Dec 2017 - 09:22 GMT

Australian police said on Sunday they had arrested a man accused of working on the black market to sell missile components and coal on behalf of North Korea.

France, Germany want Iran to reverse ballistic missile programme

Mon, 04 Dec 2017 - 02:20 GMT

France and Germany agree that Iran must reverse its ballistic missile programme and end its "hegemonic temptations" across the Middle east.

Saudi Crown Prince says Iran supply of rockets is military aggression

Tue, 07 Nov 2017 - 08:11 GMT

Saudi Arabia's Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman said on Tuesday Iran supplying militias in Yemen with rockets is considered "direct military aggression."

Saudi Arabia closes Yemen borders, warns Iran over suspected missile strike

Mon, 06 Nov 2017 - 10:57 GMT

The Saudi-led coalition battling Shiite Huthi rebels in Yemen closed the country's air, sea and land borders Monday and accused Iran of being behind a weekend missile attack on Riyadh.

Saudi Arabia says it intercepts missile close to capital

Sat, 04 Nov 2017 - 07:13 GMT

Saudi Arabia's air defence intercepted a missile, fired from Yemen, close to the capital Riyadh

Dollar brushes off latest N. Korea missile as yen dips

Fri, 15 Sep 2017 - 08:28 GMT

The dollar rebounded against the yen in European trade on Friday as traders quickly brushed off the latest missile fired over Japan by North Korea.

N.Korea fires missile from Pyongyang towards the east -S.Korea

Thu, 14 Sep 2017 - 10:19 GMT

North Korea fired an unidentified missile early on Friday from the Sunan district in its capital.

US formally requests UN vote Monday on N. Korea

Sat, 09 Sep 2017 - 02:00 GMT

The United States has formally requested a United Nations Security Council vote to impose tough new sanctions against North Korea.

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