We don’t have much context to go on for this seemingly inexplicable video clip that shows a group of a half dozen militants get nearly bullseyed by some sort of precision munition, but somehow walking away from ground zero of their own accord.
The U.S. Air Force conducts an air strike on a T-72 tank in Syria in defense of Syrian Democratic forces. (DVIDS)
U.S. Forces in Afghanistan conducted two kinetic strikes against Taliban leaders and fighters assembled at adjacent compounds in Nawah district, Ghazni province, Afghanistan, September 10, 2018. The double-structure strike resulted in 30 Taliban killed.
The Yemeni Civil War (Arabic: الحرب الأهلية اليمنية, al-ḥarb al-ʾahlīyah al-yamanīyah) is an ongoing multi-sided civil war that began in late 2014 mainly between the Abdrabbuh Mansur Hadi-led Yemeni government and the Houthi armed movement, along with their supporters and allies. Both claim to constitute the official government of Yemen. The civil war began in September 2014 when Houthi forces took over the capital city Sana’a, […]
The operation was performed with the TB2 drones. The Bayraktar TB2 is a Turkish medium altitude long endurance (MALE) unmanned combat aerial vehicle (UCAV) capable of remotely controlled or autonomous flight operations. It is manufactured by Turkey′s Baykar company primarily for the Turkish Air Force (TAF). The aircraft is monitored and controlled by an aircrew in the Ground Control Station, including weapons employment, via Türksat satellite. Bayraktar means “ensign” or “standard-bearer” in […]
Joint ISF/US airstrike on Islamic State weapons cache in the Hamrin Mountains, Iraq. November 7, 2020