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Islamic State shoots down regime aircraft near key military airport in Syria

Apr 24, 2015

Islamic State shoots down regime aircraft near key military airport in Syria

The Islamic State shot down a regime aircraft near a key military airport in southern Syria on Friday, with pro-IS Twitter accounts saying the jihadist group had captured the pilot, a monitor said. #Syria #NewsTracker #islamic-state #IS #Khalkhalah airport #Sweida province
U.N. Security Council set to approve new Yemen envoy on Monday - diplomats| Reuters

Apr 24, 2015

U.N. Security Council set to approve new Yemen envoy on Monday - diplomats| Reuters

UNITED NATIONS (Reuters) - The United Nations Security Council appears set to approve on Monday the appointment of Mauritanian diplomat Ismail Ould Cheikh Ahmed as the new special envoy to Yemen, diplomats said. #Business #Syria #France #Africa #Argentina #Copyright #Latin America #Entertainment
San Diego man charged in terrorism case involving Syria fighting| Reuters

Apr 24, 2015

San Diego man charged in terrorism case involving Syria fighting| Reuters

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - A 24-year-old San Diego man was charged on Thursday with lying about his involvement with Islamic militants fighting in Syria, the Justice Department said. Mohamad SaeedKodaimatifaced two counts of making false statements involving international terrorism matters in U.S. District Court of the Southern District of California. #Politics #United States #India #Syria #France #markets #Africa #Argentina #Turkey #Latin America #Entertainment #opinion
Islamic State militants on the offensive at Ramadi as Iraqi forces fight to push them back

Apr 23, 2015

Islamic State militants on the offensive at Ramadi as Iraqi forces fight to push them back

Iraqi security forces fought to rout Islamic State militants from the western city of Ramadi on Wednesday, slowly regaining some ground from the militant group, security and local officials said. #Syria #NewsTracker #Iraq #car bomb #Tikrit #islamic-state #ISIS

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How power relationships among nations shaped the Ukraine crisis

Mar 04, 2014

How power relationships among nations shaped the Ukraine crisis

Editor's note: This is a reader we received on the piece 'Another Cold War? India cant ignore Crimea crisis in Ukraine'. As per Firstpost policy, the comment has been lightly edited for spellings and grammar. #India #China #Barack Obama #Syria #Russia #ConnectTheDots #Cold War #LetterstoFP #Vladimir Putin #Ukraine #US-Russia ties #Crimea
Life in Israel Caught amidst hostile neighbours, bad options

Dec 03, 2012

Life in Israel Caught amidst hostile neighbours, bad options

Without going into the compelling but competing narratives of why and how Israel landed in what seems a perpetually hostile dynamic, it is easy to see that it is surrounded by hostile neighbors and there is no strategic depth of geography. #HowThisWorks #Syria #Al-Qaeda #Israel #Golan Heights