Russian fighter jet flights in Libya raise US concern | TheHill

The U.S. government is worried Russia is tightening its grip in Libya after fighter jets from Moscow, transferred last month, are now being flown in the north African country in support of Russian mercenaries, a top general said Thursday. U.S. Air Forces Europe-Africa head Gen. Jeffrey Harrigian told reporters that the Russian aircraft, the numbers of which […]

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U.S. Forces To Begin Leaving Afghanistan In Show Of Good Faith : NPR

U.S. Defense Secretary Mark Esper has given the go-ahead to begin a drawdown of American forces in Afghanistan, despite reports that the Taliban is ending a partial ceasefire and has resumed attacks on Afghan forces. More about this article in link… https://www.npr.org/2020/03/02/811276808/defense-secretary-gives-go-ahead-for-u-s-troops-to-start-afghan-drawdown

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How Vladimir Putin Got Played By a Furious Libyan General Russia and Turkey attempted to broker a truce in Libya. It didn’t go as planned.

Khalifa Haftar was expecting the Kremlin red carpet. Instead he was cooped up in a Russian Foreign Ministry reception building hoping for an audience with Vladimir Putin. In the end, the Libyan military commander lost patience and stormed out. Hours later, he left Moscow in his Dassault Falcon corporate jet bound for the Jordanian capital, Amman. More about […]

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World War III memes take off on social media after US strike killing Iranian general

Memes about an impending third World War went viral after tensions between the U.S. and Iran rose Friday following the killing of Iran’s top military commander, Qassem Soleimani, in Baghdad on Thursday. More about this in link… https://thehill.com/homenews/administration/476766-world-war-iii-memes-take-off-on-social-media-after-us-strike-killing

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