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Unfinished Iraqi Airport Comes under US Air? Attack? in Karbala (+Photos)

Unfinished Iraqi Airport Comes under US Air? Attack? in Karbala (+Photos)

TEHRAN (Press Shia) - Iraqi airport in the central province of Karbala province was hit in a US bombing raid.  - World news - Photos have emerged online showing the under-construction Karbala International Airport, expected to be Iraq’s largest airport once completed, having been crippled by the US airstrike on Thursday night, RT reported.  The strike shattered windows in what...

Syria Air Force Repels Israeli Missile Attacks over Quneitra, Homs

Syria Air Force Repels Israeli Missile Attacks over Quneitra, Homs

TEHRAN (Press Shia) – Syrian air defense units intercepted and shot down several Israeli missiles over the country’s provinces of Quneitra and Homs. - World news - "At 00:30 on Thursday our air defense monitored Israeli warplanes coming from northern occupied Palestine towards Sidon, and several missiles were fired from Lebanese airspace towards the central area," SANA news agency...

US Destroyed Yemen’s Air Defenses before Saudi War, Video Shows

US Destroyed Yemen’s Air Defenses before Saudi War, Video Shows

TEHRAN (Press Shia) – A new video released by Ansarullah revolutionary movement shows the US destroyed Yemen’s air defenses well before 2015, when Saudi Arabia initiated its deadly war against the impoverished country. - World news - The footage shows US officials working with military members from the former government of Ali Abdullah Saleh to destroy stockpiles of handheld...

33 Turkish Soldiers Killed in Syrian Air Raid in Idlib

33 Turkish Soldiers Killed in Syrian Air Raid in Idlib

TEHRAN (Press Shia Agency) - At least 33 Turkish soldiers were killed in an air strike by Syrian government forces in northwestern Idlib province as Turkey vowed "to respond in kind" with attacks on "all" their positions. - Other Media news - The rapid escalation of the conflict on Friday also threatened another refugee crisis as media reports cited Turkish officials as saying they "opened...

Yemen’s New Air Defense Systems to Change Equations: US Analyst

Yemen’s New Air Defense Systems to Change Equations: US Analyst

TEHRAN (Press Shia) – An American Middle East expert said Yemen’s new domestically-designed and-developed air defense systems “will definitely serve as a turning point” in the ongoing Saudi-led war against the Arab country. - World news - “I think Yemen's new air defense systems will definitely serve as a turning point in the war. When Saudi Arabia and its allies launched this war...

Syria Air Defense Units Thwart Israeli Attack near Damascus

Syria Air Defense Units Thwart Israeli Attack near Damascus

TEHRAN (Press Shia Agency) – Syrian air defense units repelled an attack by Israeli warplanes targeting the capital city of Damascus, managing to repel “most of the enemy missiles”. - World news - "Most of the enemy missiles were shot down before reaching their targets," SANA quoted a military source as saying. The report added that the Syrian military was still verifying possible...

Yemen’s Air Defense Units Shoo Away Saudi, Emirati Jets near Sana’a

Yemen’s Air Defense Units Shoo Away Saudi, Emirati Jets near Sana’a

TEHRAN (Press Shia) – Yemen’s air defense units managed to repel a Saudi-led air raid against civilian areas in the east of the capital Sana'a, the spokesman for Yemeni Armed Forces said. - World news - Brigadier General Yahya Saree said on Saturday that Yemen’s air defense units used the domestically-built and long-range Fater-1 (Innovator-1) surface-to-air missile defense system to...

Iran’s Air Defense Achievements Substantial: Minister

Iran’s Air Defense Achievements Substantial: Minister

TEHRAN (Press Shia Agency) – Iranian Defense Minister Brigadier General Amir Hatami said local experts have manufactured such advanced air defense equipment that the Islamic Republic faces no limits in combating aerial threats. - Politics news - In an address to a gathering of military officials on Tuesday, General Hatami said Iran has made remarkable and “eye-catching” advances in the...

UN Condemns Saudi Air Attacks on Civilians in Yemen’s Jawf

UN Condemns Saudi Air Attacks on Civilians in Yemen’s Jawf

TEHRAN (Press Shia Agency) – The United Nations and humanitarian aid groups condemned the Saudi-led coalition for carrying out airstrikes that killed at least 30 civilians and wounded dozens more in Yemen's Al-Jawf province. - World news - "We share our deep condolences with the families of those killed and we pray for the speedy recovery of everyone who has been injured in these terrible...

Downing of Saudi Jet Sign of Yemeni Air Defense’s Great Progress: Ansarullah

Downing of Saudi Jet Sign of Yemeni Air Defense’s Great Progress: Ansarullah

TEHRAN (Press Shia Agency) – The spokesman for Yemen’s Houthi Ansarullah movement called the recent shoot-down of a Saudi-led coalition jet in the skies of Jawf province as a “fatal blow” to the aggressors, saying it indicated that Yemeni air defense units have made significant progress in the field of defense - World news - “The downing of the Tornado fighter jet in the skies of...