Air strikes have begun Huge Explosions’ heard in Damascus after Donald Trump announcement

LOUD blasts have been heard in the Syrian capital of Damascus following airstrikes by US, UK and France in a co-ordinated response to a suspected chemical attack by the Assad regime.  Donald Trump orders airstrikes on Syria In an address from the White House Donald Trump said: “A short time ago, I ordered the United States … Continue reading Air strikes have begun Huge Explosions’ heard in Damascus after Donald Trump announcement

Russia, U.S. tensions spill over at U.N. meeting on Syria

Hours after US-led coalition airstrikes reportedly killed dozens of Syrian troops, the US and Russian ambassadors to the United Nations chastised each other outside an emergency Security Council meeting. The strike occurred on Saturday by calling a U.N. Security Council meeting over U.S.-led coalition air strikes in Syria, as Russia said the attacks killed dozens … Continue reading Russia, U.S. tensions spill over at U.N. meeting on Syria

South Korea And US Allies Face ‘Miserable End’, Says N.Korea

North Korea threatened a “miserable end” for South Korea’s president and her American allies on Wednesday, in its latest colourfully worded attack. Pyongyang declared it would wage a “retaliatory battle of justice” against Park Geun-Hye, with its artillery units standing ready to turn her office into a “sea of flames and ashes”. “What the DPRK … Continue reading South Korea And US Allies Face ‘Miserable End’, Says N.Korea

Pentagon: Two Children Likely Killed by U.S. Air Strike in Syria

Two children were likely killed by a U.S. air strike in Syria in November, the U.S. military said on Thursday, the first time the Pentagon has acknowledged civilian casualties since it began an air campaign against Islamic State militants in Syria and Iraq. The U.S. military's Central Command said an investigation into reports of civilian casualties … Continue reading Pentagon: Two Children Likely Killed by U.S. Air Strike in Syria

Jordan pounds IS as air war begins to bite

http://news.yahoo.com/jordan-says-56-targets-destroyed-three-days-strikes-143331641.html Amman (AFP) - Jordan announced Sunday it conducted dozens of air strikes on the Islamic State group that murdered one of its pilots, as part of an international assault Washington says is beginning to bite. Air Force chief Major General Mansour al-Jobour said the kingdom had launched 56 air raids on IS since Thursday. "On the … Continue reading Jordan pounds IS as air war begins to bite