August 6, 2018 | GEOPOLITICS ALERT

Day: August 6, 2018

turkish defense industry

US Threats Show Key Weakness in Turkish Defense Industry

Ankara (GPA) – The rising tensions between Ankara and Washington may freeze some big sales for the Turkish defense industry. The Turkish defense industry, which is heavily entangled within the structure of NATO, has run into some problems in the last few days. This all started after Washington placed sanctions on two Turkish ministers involved in the […]

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Terrorists Kill Syrian Research Director as Army Reclaims Territory

Damascus (GPA) – Dr. Aziz Isbir, director of the Syrian Scientific Studies and Research Center, was killed in a car bomb attack late Saturday night. A Telegram post by the Abu-Amara battalion, a terrorist group affiliated with Tahrir al-Sham and al-Nusra (al-Qaeda’s Syrian branch), claimed responsibility for the attack through “an improvised explosive device.” Dr. […]

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Battle for Hodeidah: Yemeni Forces Kill and Capture 150 Saudi-backed Forces

Sana’a (GPA) – Yemen’s Army and Popular Committee’s Special Forces carried out a successful ambush on Sunday against multiple invading U.S.-backed battalions in Hodeidah. The operation resulted in the killing, wounding, or surrender of over 150 coalition forces — including several high-ranking leaders. The ambush comes just days after Saudi Arabia carried out a genocidal […]

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