Landing occurred on 11th January, not 12th.
The assassination of General Qasem Soleimani in Baghdad on January 3 by an American drone strike always signalled a change in the status quo in the region. Commander of the elite Quds Force, part of the Iranian Revolutionary Guard Corps (IRGC), Soleimani was a...
Early on Friday morning, 3 January, 2020, an American drone strike killed Iranian General Qasem Soleimani as he travelled in convoy just outside Baghdad airport in Iraq. The strike is one of potentially huge impact to the region. Soleimani was the...
Bells' new proposed attack helicopter looks awfully familiar. Can it succeed where its predecessor failed?
The SBU, Japans first modern Special Forces unit and protégés of the SBS.
The Japanese Ground Self Defence Force (JGSDF) has announced its selection of a new service rifle and pistol.
The seizure of FN-6 missiles from the TNLA raises worrying questions over MANPADS proliferation.
On 2 November, 2019, my friend Zau Seng was killed whilst part of a Free Burma Rangers mission in Syria. He leaves behind a wife, who is a former Free Burma Ranger, and a daughter. His daughter’s first birthday was the same day he was killed.
Syrian Situation Continues to Deteriorate as President Trump Commits the Worst American Foreign Policy Mistakes since Vietnam
President Trump’s announcement that he was going to allow the Turkish military to invade north-east Syria has brought the expected consequences. Turkish artillery and airpower are pummelling the towns and cities of the region of Rojava, hundreds of thousands of...
The Syrian Democratic Forces (SDF) and forces from the Syrian Army have reached an agreement that will allow the Assad government to take control of the SDF-controlled areas.
The Turkish invasion of the Autonomous Administration of North and East Syria, also known as Rojava, has seen heavy fighting rage for several days now as the local Syrian Democratic Forces and Kurdish YPG fight for their survival. But events have escalated today at such a rapid pace that it is sensible to write about them alone just to try and preserve a record.
United States Air Force F-15E Strike Eagles and F-35A Lightning II aircraft today dropped 36,000 KG (80,000 pounds) of bombs on Qanus Island in Iraq in a series of rapid, coordinated strikes on ISIS positions. The airstrikes were coordinated with a ground sweep by...
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