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US airstrikes hit ISIS inside Syria for first time

Pentagon spokesman Rear Admiral John Kirby said in a statement issued on Monday night. He added ... bomber and Tomahawk Land Attack Missiles," Pentagon spokesman Rear Admiral John Kirby ... later as operationally appropriate," Kirby stated. The ISIL terrorists, who were initially ...

23/09/2014 - 06:41 - comment 0

U.S. ships complete destruction of Syria’s chemical weapons

components. Pentagon Press Secretary Rear Adm. John Kirby said on Monday ... headlines, Syria, United States) Pentagon Press Secretary Rear Adm. John Kirby said on Monday ...

19/08/2014 - 12:34 - comment 0

US to deliver 10 Apache helicopters to Egypt: Pentagon

protesters.Pentagon spokesman Rear Admiral John Kirby said at the time that the helicopters would support Egypt's counter-terrorism operations in the Sinai Peninsula.On Saturday, Kirby said Hagel had confirmed ... no date.Kirby said Hagel also thanked Egypt for its role in brokering a ceasefire to end the latest round ...

21/09/2014 - 08:53 - comment 1

Pentagon: U.S. Navy Seals storm rogue Libyan oil ship

Secretary Rear Admiral John Kirby said in a statement, according to AFP. Last week, former Libyan ...

17/03/2014 - 10:04 - comment 0

Pentagon: airstrikes near Kobani have killed hundreds of IS militants

and illustrating the difficulty of staunching a nearly month-long Islamic State offensive on the town.Rear Admiral John Kirby, a Pentagon spokesman, said bad weather in Iraq had freed up coalition firepower to attack ... they apply to it, the more targets we have to hit," Kirby said, adding: "We know we've killed ...

16/10/2014 - 07:43 - comment 0

Turkey's buffer zone not rejected, but not actively considered - U.S.

will be a topic of discussion during those talks, Kerry noted. But Pentagon press secretary Rear Admiral John ... they have been effective at what they are trying to achieve," Pentagon press secretary Rear Admiral John Kirby said referring to the airstrikes, but he noted that the main targets of airstrikes were ...

09/10/2014 - 09:28 - comment 0

U.S. warns Kobani could fall to IS militants

for the eventuality, the possibility that Kobani could fall,” Rear Admiral John Kirby, a Pentagon spokesman, told ...

16/10/2014 - 13:11 - comment 0

U.S. confirmes completion of Syrian chemical weapons transfer

press secretary Rear Admiral John Kirby said on Wednesday that the U.S. ship, with the chemicals ...

03/07/2014 - 10:34 - comment 0

Obama to send further 300 troops to Iraq

It brings the total number of U.S. military personnel in Iraq to 750. Pentagon spokesman Rear Admiral John Kirby said about 200 forces arrived in on Sunday to reinforce security at the U.S. embassy ...

01/07/2014 - 09:31 - comment 0

US dispatches armed drones over Iraq

Pentagon’s top spokesman Rear Admiral John Kirby said US drones are flying “around-the-clock coverage” over ...

28/06/2014 - 08:22 - comment 0