#Assad allies, including #Iranians, prepare ground attack in #Syria

  Hundreds of Iranian troops have arrived in Syria in the last 10 days and will soon join government forces and their Lebanese Hezbollah allies in a major ground offensive backed by Russian air strikes, two Lebanese sources told Reuters. … Continue reading #Assad allies, including #Iranians, prepare ground attack in #Syria

Kremlin Confirms Netanyahu-Putin Meeting in Russia

  MOSCOW (Sputnik) — Kremlin spokesman Dmitry Peskov confirmed Wednesday that Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu will visit Russia on September 21 and meet with Russian President Vladimir Putin.”A short working visit and talks will Vladimir Putin will take place on Monday,” Peskov told … Continue reading Kremlin Confirms Netanyahu-Putin Meeting in Russia

Assad ‘Confident’ of Russia’s Support – Middle East – News – Arutz Sheva

Syrian President Bashar Al-Assad expressed “strong confidence” Tuesday that Russia will continue supporting his embattled regime, speaking in an interview with Hezbollah’s Al-Manar television network and quoted by AFP. Assad also described as “legitimate” the presence in Syria of fighters from Hezbollah backing his forces. The powerful Lebanese Shiite movement, along with Russia and Iran, have been Assad’s major allies since Syria’s revolt broke out in 2011. via Assad ‘Confident’ of Russia’s Support – Middle East – News – Arutz Sheva. Continue reading Assad ‘Confident’ of Russia’s Support – Middle East – News – Arutz Sheva

Iran Presents Its New Ballistic Missile – Israel News

 “Iran presented its new surface-to-surface, short-range ballistic missile on Iran’s Defense Industry Day, claiming a 500 kilometer range and pinpoint accuracy. Iran’s missile program is one of the largest in the Mid-East and though certain aspects of it are limited by the agreement with the P5+1 powers pertaining to Iran’s nuclear program, they have declared that they will notabide by the rules that limit their nuclear ability. Peace through power is their guiding principle.” Iran Presents Its New Ballistic Missile – Israel News. Continue reading Iran Presents Its New Ballistic Missile – Israel News