Showing posts with label airport. Show all posts
Showing posts with label airport. Show all posts

Tuesday, June 26, 2018

Tuesday, January 30, 2018

Houthis report missile attack ‘towards Saudi airport’

Burkan H-2 ballistic missiles
Yemen’s Houthi rebels on Tuesday allegedly fired a long-range ballistic missile towards Riyadh’s King Khalid International Airport, the Houthi-controlled Saba news agency said. It is the second time a missile has been fired by the Houthis at the Riyadh airport.

Monday, October 16, 2017

Army in 'full control' of central Kirkuk: Iraqi govt

Iraqi government forces
Iraqi government forces have assumed "full control" over Kirkuk's city center, according to a statement issued late Monday by the army's Joint Operations Command.

Tuesday, September 26, 2017

Iraqi PM gives Kurdish regime 72 hours to give control of airports, border to Baghdad

The Iraqi Prime Minister, Haider Al-‘Abadi
The Iraqi Prime Minister, Haider Al-‘Abadi, demanded the KRG regime in Erbil give Baghdad full control of the airports and borders in Iraqi Kurdistan, Al-Sura News reported.

Saturday, September 9, 2017

L'armée syrienne brise le siège de l'EI à l'aéroport de Deir Ezzor

L'armée syrienne
L'armée syrienne a brisé samedi le siège imposé par le groupe Etat islamique (EI) sur un secteur gouvernemental au sud de Deir Ezzor en atteignant l'aéroport militaire, encerclé par les djihadistes depuis près de trois ans, a rapporté l'agence officielle Sana.

Monday, July 31, 2017

Delays as security increased at Australian airports

Australian airports
Stricter screening of passengers and luggage at Australian airports will stay in place indefinitely after police foiled an alleged "Islamic-inspired" plot to bring down a plane.

Thursday, May 11, 2017

Philippines moves troops, supplies to disputed S. China Sea island claimed by Beijing

The Philippines has begun moving troops and equipment to a disputed island in the South China Sea which is claimed by both Manila and Beijing, a Philippines general said. It comes ahead of construction, including lengthening an airstrip on the island.

Thursday, April 27, 2017

Arab media claims Israeli airstrike hit Damascus airport

An explosion has hit the area of Damascus International Airport and Mezze military air base followed by a fire in the same place, activists said.

Sunday, April 2, 2017

Britain’s Airports, Nuclear Power Stations on Terror Alert as Gov't Warns of 'Credible' Threat

Britain’s airports and nuclear power stations have been told to tighten their defenses against terrorist attacks in the face of increased threats to electronic security systems.

Thursday, February 23, 2017

Iraqi forces storm Mosul airport in bid to retake city

Iraqi forces on Thursday entered Mosul airport, which lies on the southern edge of the city, for the first time since the Islamic State group overran the region in 2014.

Sunday, February 12, 2017

Hamburg Airport Shut after Corrosive Discharge

German authorities on Sunday briefly closed the airport in the northern city of Hamburg after a discharge of a corrosive substance caused eye irritation and breathing difficulties among 50 people in a security check area, a police spokeswoman said.

Saturday, January 14, 2017

Israel Fears Attacking Syria with Fighter Jets : Arab Analyst

Abdel Bari Atwan, the editor-in-chief of Rai al-Youm newspaper, referred to Israel's recent rocket attack on an airbase near Damascus, and said Tel Aviv is afraid of using its air force for strikes on Syria due to the country's reinvigorated air defense system.

Friday, January 13, 2017

Syria sends two letters to UNSC and UN Secretary Gen. regarding the Israeli aggression on Mezzeh military airport

Syrian Foreign and Expatriates Ministry on Friday sent two letters to the UN Secretary General and the head of the UN Security Council about the new Israeli aggression on Mezzeh military airport west of Damascus after the midnight of Friday.

Syrian Army: Israel Fires Rockets at Military Airport Near Damascus

Syrian army command said on Friday that Israel fired rockets at a major military airport west of Damascus, the capital, and warned Tel Aviv of repercussions of what it called a "flagrant" attack.

Friday, January 6, 2017

'Multiple dead' in shooting at Florida airport

At least five people have been shot dead and eight others wounded in a shooting incident at Fort Lauderdale-Hollywood International Airport, Florida.

Friday, December 30, 2016

Syrian Army liberates new village in west Palmyra

The Syrian Arab Army launched a powerful assault west of the T-4 Military Airport on Thursday, targeting the ISIS's defenses at the village of Sharifah in western Palmyra.

Wednesday, December 7, 2016

Erdogan Threatens Berlin With Retaliation for Detention of Turkish Lawmaker

Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan slammed on Wednesday German authorities for a temporary detention of Turkish Parliament Deputy Speaker Ayse Nur Bahcekapili at the airport in Cologne and threatened them with retaliatory measures.

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