Arab Israeli Conflict
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Jerusalem has vowed to continue striking cross-border targets, perhaps even sophisticated defense systems manned by Russian troops
Saturday's escalation marks the first time in more than a decade that an Israeli jet has been lost during combat.
Both Israelis and Palestinians have given a nod in the direction of the initiative but have not set a date with the Russians.
The Kuwaiti report adds that Russian forces have already taken over multiple strategic positions and have forced numerous rebel battalions to retreat.
By YOSSI MELMAN
Meeting in Vienna the day after Friday night's Paris attacks, Russia, the United States and powers from Europe and the Middle East agreed on a two-year timeline.
Anti-aircraft projectiles could reach much of Israel, Cyprus and southern Turkey.
By JPOST.COM STAFF
Egyptian security sources said there was no indication that the plane had been shot down.
By JPOST.COM STAFF,REUTERS
Russia seeks to solidify Assad’s regime in an Alawite mini-state in the face of a Sunni onslaught funded by Gulf states.
By ARIEL BEN SOLOMON
With a little help from his friends – Russia, Iran, Hezbollah – the Syrian dictator looks set to end the immediate threat to the regime enclave in Latakia.
By JONATHAN SPYER
CNN quotes US officials as saying missiles fired from Russian ships in Caspian Sea missed their mark, may have caused injuries.
According to Lebanese sources, small numbers of Russian personnel have taken part in operations, but larger contingents are planned to be deployed.
The talks over a new contract are ongoing, but the two countries are still unable to agree on how to proceed regarding Iranian lawsuit.
Russia had previously agreed to ban the sale under pressure from the US; Israel has pushed Moscow not to send the advanced weapons system to Iran.
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