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The Pentagon says US-led coalition aircraft have been scrambled in Syria to protect American special ground forces from attack by government jets.
Former Turkish air force chief Akin Ozturk has denied being being one of the the orchestrators behind Friday’s failed coup attempt.
Two of the world’s most sophisticated warplanes have touched down in Romania as part of the United States’ biggest European deployment of F-22
Damascus claims four jets from the US-led coalition carried out the bombing in Deir al Zor province
The British government has described the UK’s first airstrikes against ISIL targets in Syria as ‘successful’. The bombing came just hours after the
After many hours of impassioned debate the British parliament voted to authorize the Royal Air Force to strike ISIL’s positions in Syria. Bombing
Since the end of September Russia has carried out daily strikes against targets in Syria that it considers to be terrorists. Euronews correspondant
Russian President Vladimir Putin has gone on the diplomatic offensive as Moscow’s jets continue to pound anti-government positions in Syria. Putin
Russian President Vladimir Putin has launched a diplomatic offensive trying to reassure Saudi Arabia that his intervention in Syria is aimed at
Iraq’s air force claims to have killed eight senior members of the the Islamic extremist group known as ISIL. Leader Abu Bakr al -Baghdadi was
Syrian state Television made the announcement that Russia had commenced air strikes in the country. Russian legislators grant Putin approval to
There is no let-up in airstrikes by the Syrian government against rebel-held areas, with at least 80 civilian and rebel deaths in the last 48 hours
MAKS, the international air show opens in Russia. Russian President Vladimir Putin met Abu Dhabi Crown Prince Sheikh Mohammed bin Zayed al-Nahyan and
Civilians were caught in the crossfire again as Yemen’s civil war raged on Monday. Saudi-led airstrikes in the Red Sea port area of al Hodeidah
Syrian state TV reported Israeli airstrikes in southern Syria killed six people and wounded seven in the Golan Heights in the heaviest Israeli
Ankara has also dropped its earlier refusal to allow US warplanes to launch strikes from a Turkish base
British Royal Air Force Typhoon fighter jets have been scrambled to intercept two Russian long-range bombers. Britain’s Ministry of Defence said on
A group monitoring the conflict in Syria has reported fifty-two civilians have been killed by a single US-led airstrikes. The Syrian Observatory for
Air strikes by the Saudi Arabian- led coalition struck a residential area of the Yemeni capital Sanaa overnight on Thursday. On Friday the state
Libya’s Tripoli-based parliament has condemned Egypt for carrying out an air strikes in the eastern city of Derna. The raid came a day after the
Egypt has signed the deal to buy 24 Rafale combat jets from France. The five billion euro deal is a seen as a breakthrough for the French defence
Searchers in Indonesia say they have recorded sonar images of what appears to be the main fuselage of the crashed AirAsia plane
The statement contradicts the Jordanian government which earlier admitted that one of its jet fighters was shot out of the sky by ground to air missiles.
The Dutch air force has released video of the moment it is said to have intercepted Russian military aircraft over the Baltic sea on Monday. More
The Russian air force has sent 14 fighter jets to Crimea, the territory it annexed from Ukraine in March. As they landed in Belbek, a senior
The advance of Islamic State fighters in Kobani has been halted, according to US military command. Kurdish forces on the ground have reported that
As the battle for Kobani rages on Syria’s border with Turkey, a local Kurdish official says Kurds have regained some districts from the extremists
Turkish officials said on Monday afternoon that no agreement had been reached on coalition forces using their airbases for strikes against
The US-led coalition has carried out sustained airstrikes against the militant group ISIL, as the battle for control of Kobani on the Syrian-Turkish