INSIDE Giant Defense Command HQ : Putin overseeing Syria attacks
Russian Minister of defense Sergey Shoygu is due to meet with...
Putin: Downing of Russian warplane by Turkey ‘stab in the back’
Turkish warplanes shot down a Russian jet Tuesday that Turkey said violated its airspace on the border with Syria. Russian officials confirmed that a Russian Su-24 attack aircraft was shot down, but...
Russia Pounds ISIS With Biggest Bomber Raid in Decades
The Russian air force just pulled off one of the biggest and most complex heavy bomber missions in modern history—sending no fewer than 25 bombers on a coordinated, long-range air raid against alleged...
Russia offers $50 million reward in Sinai jet crash case
The Russian passenger jet that crashed over Sinai, Egypt, was brought down by a bomb estimated to contain 1 kilogram (2.2 pounds) of explosives, the head of the Russian Federal Security Service said T...
ISIS Bomb May Have Downed Russian Jet, U.S. Official Says
The U.S. is focusing on ISIS as possibly having brought down Russia's Metrojet Flight 9268 with a bomb, a U.S. official told NBC News.
Metrojet Flight 9268: Russia Confirms Bomb Destroyed Plane In Egypt
The Russian passenger plane that crashed in Egypt was brought down by a homemade bomb placed on board in a "terrorist" act, the head of Russia's FSB security service told President Vladimir Putin on T...
U.S. intell: Russian strikes haven't greatly aided Syria's Assad - CNNPolitics.com
Both Russia and the United States are watching Syria for any signs that President Bashar al-Assad might be about to fall -- but for different reasons. The U.S. goal is to avoid a catastrophic collapse...
Russia Unleashes Cruise Missile Barrage on Syria
Fired from tiny ships, the missiles flew 1,500 kilometers to their targets
Reports: Four Russian missiles miss Syrian targets, hit Iran
Four Russian cruise missiles launched from the Caspian Sea missed their Syrian targets Thursday and landed in Iran, FOX News and CNN reported, citing unnamed U.S. officials. The official Islamic Repub...
U.S. vs. Russia: What a war would look like between the world's most fearsome militaries
Early on the morning of Sept. 30, a Russian three-star general approached the American embassy in Baghdad, walked past a wall of well-armed Marines, to deliver face-to-face a diplomatic demarche to th...
This is the airpower Russia has in Syria
Russian warplanes launched airstrikes in Syria on Sept. 30, a U.S. official said, shortly after the country’s parliament authorized President Vladimir Putin to use military force in the conflict. The ...
NATO warns Russia over airspace violations as Syria airstrikes widen
NATO’s top official warned Russia on Monday to avoid another “unacceptable” crossover into Turkish airspace as Moscow widens its airstrikes in Syria to back the country’s embattled government. The sha...
Assad says no peace settlement until war against terrorists is won
Syrian President Bashar al-Assad said Sunday that there can be no reforms in Syria until “terrorism” has been vanquished, dampening speculation that Russia’s military intervention might herald a swift...
Russia offers $50 million reward in Sinai jet crash case
The Russian passenger jet that crashed over Sinai, Egypt, was brought down by a bomb estimated to contain 1 kilogram (2.2 pounds) of explosives, the head of the Russian Federal Security Service said T...
ISIS Bomb May Have Downed Russian Jet, U.S. Official Says
The U.S. is focusing on ISIS as possibly having brought down Russia's Metrojet Flight 9268 with a bomb, a U.S. official told NBC News.