Free Newsletters - Space - Defense - Environment - Energy
..
News About The War Against Terror
April 15, 2014
5 dead, 29 wounded in Philippine gunbattle with Abu Sayyaf extremists: military
Zamboanga, Philippines (AFP) April 11, 2014
Three Muslim rebels and two soldiers were killed Friday in a day-long gunbattle between troops and Al-Qaeda-linked Abu Sayyaf extremists blamed for beheadings and kidnappings in the southern Philippines, the military said. The fighting began as part of an operation to capture Abu Sayyaf commander Puruji Indama, military spokesman Lieutenant Colonel Ramon Zagala said in a brief statement, and sporadic gunfire continued into the night. "As of this time, 29 WIA (soldiers wounded in action) and two ... read more

.
Buy Advertising Media Advertising Kit Editorial & Other Enquiries Privacy statement
Free Newsletters - Delivered Daily Via Email - Space - War - Terra - Energy
..

Satellite Services supplies on-board sub-systems for smallsats and microsats.
..
Al-Qaeda claims deadly attack on Yemen army HQ: SITE
..
20 dead as 'Qaeda' attacks Yemen army headquarters
..
Government continues funding for new cyanide poisoning antidote
..
Tempur-Pedic Mattress Comparison & Memory Foam Mattress Review
. .
Military Space News, Nuclear Weapons, Missile Defense
Xi urges China to build up joint space and air power

Russia launches its new ICBM from Plesetsk space centre

Raytheon awarded first international contract for Paveway IV

DPRK vows self-defense measures against US hostility

Russia should be ready for non-contact war

China's maritime area being carved up

Fire aboard US missile cruiser, no one hurt

..
Malaysian plane drama fuels aviation security rethink
As the hunt for Malaysia Airlines Flight 370 enters a third week, the piecemeal returns from one of the most intense, international searches in living memory have delivered a public and institutional shock that could force a major rethink about aviation security. ... more
..
US student arrested on terror charge, eyed LA attack
A California student was held on the US-Canada border Monday and accused of plotting to help a terror group and join Al-Qaeda, as well as talking about attacking Los Angeles, officials said. ... more
..
Militant Islamist group backs China station attack: SITE
A militant Islamist group has voiced support for a mass stabbing at a Chinese railway station that killed 29 people, the US-based SITE Intelligence Group, which monitors extremist organisations, said Tuesday. ... more
..
UAE summons Iraq envoy to protest Saudi terror accusations
The United Arab Emirates summoned Iraq's ambassador on Wednesday to protest accusations by Prime Minister Nuri al-Maliki that Saudi Arabia was supporting terrorism, state media reported. ... more
..
Egypt's Sisi in UAE for joint military exercises
Egyptian military chief Abdel Fattah al-Sisi arrived Tuesday in the United Arab Emirates, a strong supporter of his July ouster of Islamist president Mohamed Morsi. ... more
..
Thailand exposed as crime hub over MH370 stolen passports
Thailand's role as a hub for criminal networks using false documents is in the spotlight after two unknown passengers on vanished flight MH370 used passports stolen in the kingdom, sparking fears of a terror attack. ... more
..
Compact, High-Power and Efficient Ultraviolet Laser for Bio/Chem Detection
Raman spectroscopy uses lasers to measure molecular vibrations to quickly and accurately identify unknown substances. Ultraviolet (UV) lasers have the optimal wavelength for Raman spectroscopy at st ... more
..
Gunshots, panic and tears on China's night of terror
Witnesses of a horrifying attack at a Chinese train station which killed 29 people and wounded more than 130 described Sunday how injured victims fled in panic amid the sound of gunshots. ... more
Free Newsletters - Delivered Daily Via Email - Space - War - Terra - Energy
..
..
Sisi stays as defence minister in Egypt's new cabinet
Egypt's army chief, who has made no secret of his intention to stand for president despite not yet announcing his candidacy, remains defence minister in a new cabinet sworn in Saturday. ... more
..
Chinese Internet users slam US response to 'China's 9/11'
Chinese Internet users on Monday accused the US of double standards after Washington condemned a deadly knife attack in southwest China but refrained from calling it a terrorist incident. ... more
..
Quiet London schoolboys turned into 'soldiers of Islam'
The murderers who hacked British soldier Lee Rigby to death were both Londoners from devout Christian Nigerian families who became self-styled "soldiers of Islam" intent on martyrdom. ... more
..
Syria: Assassination of al-Qaida chief intensifies rebel feuding
The assassination of Abu Khalid al-Suri - personal representative of al-Qaida chief Ayman al Zawahiri - in northern Syria this week is expected to intensify fierce infighting between jihadist groups that's seriously weakening the rebellion against the regime of President Bashar Assad. ... more
..
Jihadist suicide bomb campaign turns tables on Hezbollah
Hezbollah is taking a beating in Lebanon from Sunni jihadists who have turned the tables on the Iranian-backed movement by battering its strongholds with a tactic the Shiite fundamentalists unleashed with deadly effect on their Israeli and U.S. foes in the 1980s - suicide bombings. ... more
..
Norway in danger from Syria jihadis: intelligence agency
Norway's intelligence agency said Monday that it fears an increased "terrorist threat" to its country due to dozens of Norwegian nationals fighting in the Syrian conflict. ... more
..
Scientists warn of environmental threat in chemical arms disposal
An international operation to destroy Syria's chemical weapons stockpile at sea was called a major environmental threat to the Mediterranean this week. ... more
..
'Letter bombs' sent to British military recruiters
The British government held an emergency meeting Thursday after a string of crude but potentially viable explosive devices were mailed to armed forces recruitment offices. ... more
Free Newsletters - Delivered Daily Via Email - Space - War - Terra - Energy
..
24/7 Energy News Coverage
Iran ready to help Europe with natural gas

Shiny quantum dots brighten future of solar cells

Group to spearhead German wind farm program

GDF Suez optimizes LNG deliveries

Shale oil, gas production to increase, says

Areva says in line to build British nuclear waste plant

Gulfstream announces 60-plane deal for China

..
Dutch officials targetInternet broadcaster for 'jihadist propaganda'
Dutch counter-terrorism officials confirmed this week they are seeking to take an Internet radio station accused of broadcasting jihadist propaganda off the air. ... more
..
Video shows US capture of Al-Qaeda suspect:report
The Washington Post posted a video on Monday purportedly showing US commandos capturing a Libyan Al-Qaeda operative in Tripoli last year, yanking him out of his car before dawn. ... more
..
Ukraine anti-terrorism services on alert
Ukraine's state security service announced Sunday that anti-terrorist units had been placed on high alert due to increased threats against key sites such as airports, stations, pipelines and nuclear plants. ... more
..
Yemen tribesmen kill soldiers in restive Hadramawt
Yemeni tribesmen ambushed a military convoy Friday, killed four soldiers and wounding several more, in the restive southeastern province of Hadramawt, a local official said. ... more
..
Probe Franco-era crimes, UN expert urges Spain
A UN expert on Monday urged Spain to break a decades-long taboo by investigating atrocities allegedly committed in its 1936-39 civil war and the Franco dictatorship that followed. ... more
..
Two US ships arrive in Black Sea before Sochi Olympics
Two US warships have arrived in the Black Sea and will stand ready to offer assistance in the case of a security emergency at the Sochi Olympic games, officials said Wednesday. ... more
..
Outside View: Super Bowl, Super Power?
Sunday's Super Bowl was the culmination of the NFL's 16-game season and the playoffs that followed to determine who would win the sport's ultimate prize - the Vince Lombardi Trophy. ... more
..
Boko Haram 'deadline' not literal: Nigerian military
Nigeria's military on Tuesday said that a call by the country's top military officer for a swift end to the Boko Haram insurgency had been "taken too literally". ... more
The contents herein, unless otherwise known to be public domain, are Copyright 1995-2011 - SpaceDaily. AFP and UPI Wire Stories are copyright Agence France-Presse and United Press International. ESA Portal Reports are copyright European Space Agency. All NASA sourced material is public domain. Additional copyrights may apply in whole or part to other bona fide parties. Advertising does not imply endorsement, agreement or approval of any opinions, statements or information provided by SpaceDaily on any web page published or hosted by SpaceDaily. Privacy statement
Free Newsletters - Delivered Daily Via Email - Space - War - Terra - Energy
..
Buy Advertising Media Advertising Kit Editorial & Other Enquiries Privacy statement