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Air Force carries out airstrike with F-35 for first time in combat

Air Force carries out airstrike with F-35 for first time in combat

WarIsBoring - 2019-05-02 23:40
Chad Garland Stars and Stripes A pair of Air Force F-35A Lightning II aircraft carried out an airstrike on an Islamic State tunnel network in northern Iraq on Tuesday, marking the service’s first combat use of the aircraft, the military said. The strike b ...
Air Force carries out airstrike with F-35 for first time in combat - WarIsBoring

Iraq sentences two more French Islamic State members to death, 6 so far

E-Kurd - 2019-05-29 13:46
BAGHDAD,— An Iraqi court on Tuesday sentenced two high-profile French members of the Islamic State group to death, including one who featured in a propaganda video praising the 2015 Paris attacks, bringing the total number of French former jihadis condem ...

24 Islamic State militants killed in Tajikistan prison riot

E-Kurd - 2019-05-20 23:11
DUSHANBE, Tajikistan,— A riot at a prison in Tajikistan has left 32 people dead, including 24 members of the Islamic State in Iraq and Syria (ISIS) militant group and three guards, authorities said on Monday. Five of the inmates and the three guards were ...

Facing the Challenge of the Islamic State in West Africa Province

International Crisis Group - 2019-05-16 06:19
Three years after Boko Haram broke apart, one faction, the Islamic State in West Africa Province, is forming a proto-state in northern Nigeria. The state should press its military offensive against the jihadists but also try undercutting their appeal by ...

Police investigate beating, robbery of Christian women in northern Iraq

E-Kurd - 2019-05-15 14:59
BARTELLA, Northern Iraq,— Nineveh police launched an investigation into a reported robbery on Tuesday in the northern Iraqi town of Bartella that ended with the severe beating of two elderly Christian women and robbery of a mother and daughter. “Nineveh ...

ABD F-35’leri Suriye’de göreve başladı

Nûpel - 2019-05-07 12:30
ABD’ye ait F-35 tipi savaş uçaklarının Suriye’de görev yapmaya başladığı bildiridi. ABD Hava Kuvvetleri kaynaklarınca servis edilen fotoğraflarda F-35A tipi savaş uçağına havada yakıt ikmali yapıldığı görülüyor. Suriye sahası özelinde konum tespiti yapan ...

Turkey’s jailed Kurdish leader Ocalan meets lawyers for first time since 2011

E-Kurd - 2019-05-06 18:57
ISTANBUL,— The Kurdish leader of Turkey’s militant Kurdistan Workers Party (PKK), Abdullah Ocalan, has met his lawyers for the first time in eight years, one of them said on Monday. “This is the first meeting with the lawyers since 2011. The meeting last ...

Pentagon: Türkiye S-400 konusunda kararlı ise biz de F-35 projesini çıkarmak zorunda kalırız

KRDnews - 2019-05-04 14:47
Pentagon: Türkiye S-400 konusunda kararlı ise biz de F-35 projesini çıkarmak zorunda kalırız Hogir Bextiyar 04/05/2019, Ct - 11:46 ...

Pentagon: Türkiye hem F-35 hem de S-400 sahibi olamaz

BAS News - 2019-05-02 21:23
BasNews- ABD ile Türkiye arasında F-35 ve S-400 alımı ile ilgili gerilim devam ediyor. ABD Savunma Bakan Vekili Patrick Shanahan konuyla ilgili yaptığı açıklamada, Türkiye'nin Rusya'dan S-400 füze savunma sistemleri alması halinde F-35 hayalet savaş uçak ...

پروژه F-35 بدون ترکیه محکوم به فروپاشی است

KurdPress - 2019-04-30 18:58
سرویس ترکیه - رجب طیب اردوغان، رئیس جمهور ترکیه در اظهاراتی با اشاره به مسئله جنگنده های F-35 و حضور ترکیه در پروژه تولید این جنگنده ها گفت: پروژه F-35 بدون ترکیه محکوم به فروپاشی است. ...

Erdoğan: Türkiye’nin dışlandığı bir F-35 projesi çökmeye mahkum

Nûpel - 2019-04-30 12:20
Cumhurbaşkanı Erdoğan, “Türkiye’nin dışlandığı bir F-35 projesi tamamen çökmeye mahkumdur.” şeklinde konuştu. Türkiye’nin silahlı ve silahsız insansız hava araçları konusunda dünyada söz sahibi konuma geldiğini vurgulayan Erdoğan, konuyla ilgili bugün yap ...

Erdoğan: Türkiye'nin dışlandığı bir F-35 projesi çökmeye mahkumdur

BAS News - 2019-04-30 11:47
BasNews - Cumhurbaşkanı Recep Tayyip Erdoğan: "Türkiye, siyasi, diplomatik ve ekonomik alanda olduğu gibi savunma alanında da hiçbir dayatmayı kabul etmemiştir, etmeyecektir. Türkiye'nin dışlandığı bir F-35 projesi tamamen çökmeye mahkumdur" dedi. Cumhur ...

Alman büyükelçiden S-400 ve F-35 açıklaması

KRDnews - 2019-04-29 17:06
Alman büyükelçiden S-400 ve F-35 açıklaması Hogir Bextiyar 29/04/2019, Pt - 17:07 ...

S-400’ler ve F-35’lerin teslimat tarihi açıklandı

KRDnews - 2019-04-29 12:32
S-400’ler ve F-35’lerin teslimat tarihi açıklandı Hogir Bextiyar 29/04/2019, Pt - 13:28 ...

Villages Partially Evacuated as Turkey Bombs Kurdistan Border

BAS News - 2019-04-26 13:10
ERBIL — Turkish warplanes once again bombed the border areas of Kurdistan Region’s Duhok province, causing part of the residents to escape their homes. Turkey often carries out ground and aerial operations on the border with Kurdistan, allegedly targetin ...

Iraqi court sentences four to death for joining Islamic State

E-Kurd - 2019-04-21 20:59
BAGHDAD,— An Iraqi court has sentenced four people to death by hanging for belonging to the Islamic State militant group and committing terrorist crimes in Iraq and Syria, a judiciary statement said on Sunday. The four men, wanted by Iraqi authorities, w ...

Iraq begins trial proceedings for 900 Islamic State suspected militants

E-Kurd - 2019-04-15 12:04
BAGHDAD,— Iraq has begun trial proceedings for nearly 900 Iraqi suspected members of the Islamic State group caught fleeing jihadist territory in neighbouring Syria, a judicial source told AFP on Sunday. They were handed over to Iraqi authorities by the ...

Iraqi forces kill Islamic State commander, four fighters

Reuters - 2019-04-15 06:14
Security forces killed an Islamic State commander and four fighters in the Hamrin Mountains area of northeast Iraq on Sunday, the military said. ...

IS Wali Killed in Northern Iraq

BAS News - 2019-04-14 21:43
ERBIL — Iraqi security forces killed an Islamic State (IS) Wali [Commander] in northern areas near Mount Hamrin. Commander of Join Operation Commands, Yahya Rasool, said the jihadist was apprehended during an aerial operation with fighter jets and helico ...

Syrian Kurds hand over 200 Islamic State militants to Iraq: source

E-Kurd - 2019-04-13 19:23
BAGHDAD,— Iraqi security forces received Friday a batch of 200 Islamic State (IS) militants captured by the U.S.-backed Kurdish-led Syrian Democratic Forces (SDF) in neighboring Syria, a security source said. “Iraqi security forces have received 200 IS m ...

IS Attacks Local Fighters in Western Iraq, Kills One

BAS News - 2019-04-10 13:04
ERBIL — Islamic State (IS) militants overnight Tuesday attacked the local Sunni Arab fighters in Iraq’s western province of Anbar, local security sources confirmed. The targeted forces were a Sunni Arab fighters affiliated with the Shi’ite militias of Ha ...