Hungarian Foreign Minister, Peter Siyarto, announced that Kiev’s policy toward the Hungarians of Trans-carpathia «has reached a terrifying form» and it reminds him of the actions of «the darkest dictatorships.» In a statement published on the website of the Hungarian government — the minister criticized Kiev for trying to change the national composition of Trans-carpathia, and accused the Ukrainian parliament in colluding with extremists. According to him — he already discussed this situation with a representative of the US State Department and the Deputy Secretary General of NATO. Peter Siyarto also said that Hungarians, living in Ukraine, can count on the help of Budapest.
alamNews and al-Masirah television channel reported that «the Yemeni army and the people’s committees launched a counterattack in Jizan province in south-western Saudi Arabia. They took control of several villages.» As stated in the Ministry of Defense of Yemen — the operation was conducted in response to the massacre made by Saudi Arabia 2 years ago. During the counterattack on the province of Jizan — the Husites shot down 3 UAVs. 2 control points and several Saudi villages were captured by the Husits. Fierce battles are taking place in the region. Since March of 2015, Saudi Arabia and the coalition are fighting the husits in Yemen under the pretext of supporting of the legitimacy.
The high command of Israel, just like United States, halted the flights of all 5th-generation F-35 fighters. The commander of the Israeli Air Forces, General Amikam Norkin, said that it was necessary to “conduct inspections” so the F-35s will be fully prepared to carry out their missions when necessary. The reason for the ban on flying in the United States was the collapse of one F-35 in South Carolina in late September. According to the preliminary data — the cause was in a defect in the fuel pipe in the engine.
Russian sappers recently arrived in Laos — they will clear more than 100 hectares of woodland from American air bombs in the next 5 months — RIA NEWS reported while citing a message from the Russian Defense Ministry. «The sappers, within 5 months, will clear up the areas near the village of Lak Sao, in the province of Bolikhamsay, 350 kilometers from Vientiane» — the statement announced. They will clear more than 100 hectares of woodland from the air bombs left over from the American air bombardment from 1964 to 1973″ — the report explains.
Reporters of ANNA NEWS report from Syria with a reference to SANA agency: The radical groups “Jabhat al-Nusra» and “Hay’at Tahrir al-Sham” do not want to remove their forces from the DMZ in Idlib as part of the second stage of its creation, since “Turkey did not provide the guarantees of security to their militants». Recently, Turkish Ministry of Defense reported the completion of the removal of the heavy weapons from the DMZ in Idlib. Namely — the tanks, MLRS, and artillery of all opposition groups. The start of a complete function of the zone is planned on 15th of October. The DMZ has the depth of 15 to 20 kilometers, and it will be controlled by Turkish and Russian patrols.
Azerbaijan purchased 10 ‘M-346’ combat-training aircraft from Italy and ordered 15 more. According to »AZE dot az» — the M-346 is an aircraft designed for advanced flight training for the pilots of the Italian air forces. The aircraft can carry up to 3 tons of missiles and bombs on 5 pylons. There are 18 such aircraft in Italian Air Forces, 12 in Singapore, 30 in Israel and 8 in Poland. Among the clients of the company ‘Leonardo Aircraft’, that produces these aircraft, there is Ministry of Defense of Azerbaijan.
Constantine Reztsov, specially for ANNA NEWS.