Syrian militias armed by different parts of the U.S. war machine have begun to fight each other on the plains between the besieged city of Aleppo and the Turkish border, highlighting how little control U.S...
An interesting vid embedded in the article shows Russian sub launching cruise missiles at Syria.
I agree with the article that Czar Putin's military action there is as much a display to the world of Russia's increasing military strength, as it is killing Islamists.
Christian beheads jihadist in Syria revenge killing
Beirut (AFP) - A Syrian Christian fighter has beheaded an Islamic State group (IS) militant to avenge people "executed" by the jihadists in northeastern Syria, a monitor said on Friday.
U.S. personnel overnight killed a key Islamic State leader in a raid in eastern Syria, the White House said Saturday morning.
The U.S. team, based in Iraq, killed leader Abu Sayyaf and captured his wife, Umm Sayyaf, said National Security Council spokeswoman Bernadette Meehan.
Abu Sayyaf was a...
The other day I posted "ISIS' 23mm caliber rifle" http://www.longislandfirearms.com/forum/topic/117640-isis-23mm-caliber-rifle/
Now here are a couple more interesting weapons being used in Syria. It seems that these weapons are for the most part "homemade." Watch the video...
Sorry if this is a dupe but it looks pretty serious and I wanted to share it.
US Senator John McCain has been caught playing poker on his iPhone during a key hearing about the possible use of military force in Syria.
He played a few hands under the table during Tuesday's Senate Foreign Relations Committee meeting, which was hearing from the likes of Secretary of State...
Draw your own conclusions. I found this interesting but make no claim to its authenticity.
MOL Comfort (ex APL Russia) sank due to yet unclear reasons, sailing from Singapore to Jeddah and after that to North Europe, leaving behind hundreds of drifting containers and a huge aftershock hitting liner sector and all of the maritime industry.
Even the scale of the consequences is hard...
Not exactly firearms related, but still rather notable.
As of a short while ago, Syria has basically disappeared from the Internet.
At around 18:45 UTC OpenDNS resolvers saw a significant drop in traffic from Syria. On closer inspection it seems...