Russian helicopter fires on spectators at drills: report

Sep 19, 2017

Russian helicopter fires on spectators at drills: report

A Russian military helicopter gunship accidentally fired on spectators during war games in western Russia, a news website reported Tuesday, adding the two people were injured. The Russian military acknowledged the incident, but insisted that no one was hurt and refrained from saying when it ...

Sep 18, 2017

China, Russia begin joint naval exercises near North Korea

China and Russia began naval drills near North Korea on Monday amid continuing tensions over the isolated state's nuclear ambitions and ahead of a United Nations General Assembly meeting this week, where North Korea is likely to loom large. North Korea launched a missile over ...

Russian airstrike wounds U.S.-backed fighters in Syria

Sep 17, 2017

Russian airstrike wounds U.S.-backed fighters in Syria

A U.S.-backed force in Syria said a Russian airstrike wounded six of its fighters Saturday near the eastern city of Deir el-Zour while in southeast Syria, Syrian troops and their Iran-backed allies began a new offensive aiming to capture areas along the Iraq border ...