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Leaked photos show US special forces at training camp with Syrian...

Al-Masdar News has obtained several pictures showing what appears to be US and British special forces training Syrian opposition fighters at an undiclosed site...

Israel is witnessing mysterious raids on military sites

BEIRUT, LEBANON (9:20 A.M.) - The Israel Defense Forces' (IDF ) Deputy Chief of Staff, General Eyal Zamir, discussed with the Deputy Inspector General...

Updated map of Wadi Barada, Damascus

The map above shows the recent advances scored by pro-government forces in Wadi Barada, as they attempt to recapture the area, and restore water...

Qassem Soleimani’s assassination has completely changed Middle East: IDF general

BEIRUT, LEBANON (11:30 A.M.) - On Wednesday, General Aaron Hilweh, the head of the Israeli Defense Forces (IDF) Operations Department, sat down for an...

Netanyahu negotiated Israel’s withdrawal from Golan Heights with Assad: former adviser

BEIRUT, LEBANON (9:20 P.M.) - The former Israeli presidential adviser, Uzi Arad, told a radio station on Wednesday that the Israeli and Syrian governments...

Iran may have replicated Israeli missile shot down in Syria: video

BEIRUT, LEBANON (3:20 P.M.) - The Iranian military has tested a new anti-tank missile that seems to resemble one of the Israeli projectiles that...

Israeli tanks allegedly cross DMZ and enter Syrian territory: report

BEIRUT, LEBANON (8:40 P.M.) - A number of tanks belonging to the Israeli Defense Forces (IDF) allegedly crossed the demilitarized zone in the occupied...

Syria’s S-300 system, Russian drones no threat to Israel: media

BEIRUT, LEBANON (6:20 P.M.) - The Russian is using the progress made by Israel for its own drone production, the publication Svobodnaya Pressa reported...

Israel’s new missile system will limit Syria’s S-300 capabilities: report

BEIRUT, LEBANON (7:30 P.M.) - Israel's new Arrow-3 missile will "significantly limit the capabilities" of Syria's S-300, Russia-based Lenta.Ru reported on Friday. According to the...