Showing posts with label warships. Show all posts
Showing posts with label warships. Show all posts

Friday, August 11, 2017

Philippines Not Concerned by US Operation Near Spratly Islands : Spokesman

Spratly Islands
Manila does not object to the presence of the USS John S. McCain guided missile destroyer near the disputed Spratly Islands as the US operation was conducted in accordance with "freedom of navigation," presidential spokesman Ernesto Abella said Friday.

Tuesday, July 25, 2017

US navy fires warning shots near Iranian ship

Iranian ship
A US navy ship fired warning shots near an Iranian vessel which came within 150 yards (137 metres) in the Persian Gulf on Tuesday, US officials said.

Friday, July 14, 2017

Turkey "warns" Cyprus against drilling in Eastern Mediterranean

eez cyprus
Turkey warned late Thursday against the Greek Cypriot's ongoing drilling activities in the Eastern Mediterranean, vowing it will "take all the necessary measures" in response to the island.

Monday, July 3, 2017

Thursday, June 29, 2017

Saturday, June 24, 2017

US Spy Plane Spotted Flying over Russian Fleet in Syrian Waters

A US Navy reconnaissance plane was spotted flying over the Russian fleet in Eastern Mediterranean Sea where the warships recently launched a heavy missile attack on ISIL positions inside Syria, media outlets disclosed on Saturday.

Tuesday, March 14, 2017

Duterte orders military to tell China that Philippine Sea area ‘is ours,’ but in a friendly way

Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte has ordered his military to visibly declare ownership of a large area in the Philippine Sea where China’s survey ships were spotted last year – but to do it in a way that would not anger or cause confrontation with Beijing.

Tuesday, December 13, 2016

Iran orders work on nuclear-fueled ships, alleges U.S. violation of deal

Iran's President Hassan Rouhani ordered the country's Atomic Energy Organization to start developing nuclear-powered ships in response to what he alleges are United States' violations of the multi-party nuclear deal.

Thursday, December 1, 2016

Russia deploys warships near Crimea for Ukrainian missile tests: RIA

Warships from Russia's Black Sea Fleet have taken up position off Crimea's western coastline to help strengthen the peninsula's air defenses in response to the start of Ukrainian missile tests nearby, the RIA news agency reported on Thursday.

Wednesday, November 16, 2016

Changing Course: US Warship to Help New Zealand Earthquake Victims

A US Navy warship has been diverted to help evacuate those trapped in the coastal town of Kaikoura, New Zealand, after a magnitude 7.8 earthquake hit the country’s South Island on Monday.

Wednesday, November 9, 2016

Russia: Dutch sub tried to approach, spy on aircraft carrier

A Dutch submarine attempted to spy on a Russian aircraft carrier after approaching it in the eastern Mediterranean Sea, a Russian Defense Ministry spokesman said Wednesday.

Tuesday, November 1, 2016

Thursday, October 13, 2016

US allegations of targeting warship pretext to escalate aggression against Yemen: Yemeni Houthis Deny Involvement in Missile Attacks

Yemeni Houthi rebels deny their involvement in the recent attacks on US warships in the Red Sea, local media reported Thursday, citing a military official allied with the Houthi movement.

‘Limited self-defense strikes’: US military destroys 3 ‘radar sites’ in Yemen

The US military has carried out a series of “limited self-defence strikes” in Yemen, the Pentagon has announced. The attack, authorized by President Obama, was carried out in retaliation to recent attacks on the US naval destroyer, USS Mason.

Missiles fired at U.S. warship of coast of Yemen for second time this week

A U.S. Naval destroyer off the coast of Yemen was targeted by missiles for the second time in a week, and military commanders are now threatening retaliation as it becomes apparent rebel forces in the country are responsible for the attacks.

Monday, October 10, 2016

US Navy destroyer comes under missile attack off Yemen coast – Pentagon

Two missiles fired from the Yemeni shore targeted a US Navy guided missile destroyer, a Pentagon spokesman has said. The rockets, which failed to hit the ship, allegedly came from territory controlled by Houthi rebels.

Tuesday, September 6, 2016

US ship changes course after Iran vessel encounter

A vessel from Iran’s Islamic Revolutionary Guard Corps came within 100 yards of a US military ship in the central Gulf on Sept. 4, two US Defense Department officials told Reuters on Tuesday.

Friday, August 19, 2016

Monday, July 4, 2016

Featured Post

US Democratic congresswoman : There is no difference between 'moderate' rebels and al-Qaeda or the ISIS

United States Congresswoman and Democratic Party member Tulsi Gabbard on Wednesday revealed that she held a meeting with Syrian Presiden...