Posts Tagged ‘weapons’

Syria Conflict – “Russia warns against arms for Syria opposition “

Thursday, July 12, 2012 Comments off

“Ruushka oo diiday in la hubeeyo  falaagada kasoo horjeeda Suuriya”.

Arms supplies to the anti-Assad opposition in Syria are fraught with serious consequences for the conflict-stricken country. Russia’s deputy UN envoy Alexander Pankin said on Wednesday that the more weapons find their way into Syria the less the chances of a speedy resolution to the ongoing war there. Read more…

Libya:U.N. Security Council adopts resolution on Libyan arms

Tuesday, November 1, 2011 Comments off

Laaska News  Nov. 1 ,2011

Libya. Photo: EPA   

The U.N. Security Council on Monday unanimously adopted a Russian-drafted resolution urging Libyan authorities to prevent weapons accumulated in the Read more…

Scores of heat-seeking missiles still in Libya?

Tuesday, October 4, 2011 Comments off

Laaska News Oct. 4,2011

 Levkov Igor

Photo: RIA Novosti 

A group of US military specialists has been sent to Libya to tackle the disappearance from Libyan state custody of at least 10,000 portable heat-seeking anti-aircraft missiles. The suggestion is that the SA-7 missiles were earlier purloined and are currently in the hands of terrorists. Read more…

Libya Crisis:Too many weapons in Libya – UN

Monday, September 5, 2011 Comments off

Laaska News  Sept. 5,2011

 Libya. Photo: AFP    Read more…

Libyan rebels receive weapons + VIDEO

Wednesday, April 20, 2011 Comments off

Laaska News April 20,2011

BEIJING, April 19 (Xinhuanet) — Libyan state TV says NATO bombers attacked the town of al-Aziziyah on Monday, just southwest of the capital Tripoli. The broadcast gave no details of damage or any casualties in the raid. Read more…