Category: Russian Federation


The image circulated by jihadists is one of the first to feature Donald Trump It shows a white male cocking a pistol next to the bullet-ridden targets  Analysts have noted that the groups equates Trump with Vladimir Putin The video […]


  Private military contractors are being used all over the world in conflict zones Though they are being relied on more and more, they are dangerously unregulated International and domestic laws are under-equipped to prosecute them Their unregulated proliferation and […]


Russia’s Defense Ministry has accused to U.S. of deliberately allowing ISIS into Syria The accusations come amid claims that the U.S. has decreased airstrikes along the Iraqi border in recent weeks © 2000 – 2017 Al Bawaba ( read more


A video showing two Russian captives has been released by ISIS with the militants claiming the men were captured during battle. Speaking Russian and wearing matching grey outfits, the two men appear to have been beaten or injured with one […]


Russian and Syrian regime airstrikes have killed more than 150 civilians and injured dozens more in over a week of heavy bombings in the opposition-held Idlib province, rescue workers say. A recent offensive by Hayat Tahrir al-Sham (HTS) rebel fighters […]


  Erbil’s Moment Despite nearly unanimous disapproval from the international community and even its closest ally, the United States, Iraqi Kurdistan is voting in a poll to move towards independence from Iraq. Although the vote is nonbinding and only serves […]


Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan announced that Ankara has paid a deposit on an arms deal with Moscow, estimated to be worth $2.5bn. Ankara is set to purchase Russia’s S-400 missile system, Tayyip Erdogan said after his visit to Kazakhstan, […]


Russian Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov on Monday said Saudi Arabia was “serious” about resolving the conflict in Syria, which is now in its seventh year. Lavrov made the remarks at a joint press conference held with Jordanian counterpart Ayman Safadi […]