The so-called inghimasi fighters have been featured in the latest terror acts along with suicide bombers. Inghimasi can be translated as ‘to dive’. As a rule, they act in small groups – three to seven people. ‘Diving’ into the depth of enemies, they try to damage victims as severely as possible and then leave the sight not being noticed.
Three explosions took place in the Egyptian churches Sunday morning. The number of those dead reached 16 people. Roman Orekhov, fellow of the Center for Egyptological Studies of the Russian Academy of Sciences, member of the International Association of Egyptologists, told Pravda.Ru why terrorists chose Egypt this time.
The anti-terrorist system in St. Petersburg has failed. After the explosion, one should analyse why and where counter-terrorism measures did not work. Over the past year and the beginning of the current year, Russian special services have prevented dozens of terrorist attacks
A terror act has been carried out in the subway of St. Petersburg. At least 10 people have been reported dead. Christoph R. Hörstel, Government & Business Consultant, has commented Pravda.Ru on the issue.
The Islamic State recruits the people who truly believe in their principles. For a Muslim believer, dying in a battle or sacrificing their life is not a suicide. For them, this is a heroic death on the way to Allah. In this sense, foreigners, especially Europeans and ISIL supporters, may share a different approach to the subject
The Islamic State terrorist group (banned in Russia) has stood up against China for the first time in its history. Terrorists of the movement have exposed a video, in which the portrait of Chinese President Xi Jinping "turns" into a flame. The terrorists threaten China and promise to shed "rivers of blood" in the country
Deck-based Su-33 fighter jets of Russia's Admiral Kuznetsov aircraft carrier have destroyed at least 30 militants of Jabhat en-Nusra terrorist group. A MiG-29 fighter jet crashed after take off from the Admiral Kuznetsov on November 14, but the incident did not change the plans of the Russian aircraft carrier group
Turkey's President Recep Erdogan accepted Barack Obama's proposal about joint US-Turkish efforts to liberate Syria's Raqqa from Islamic State terrorists. Are the US and Turkey trying to create an enclave under the leadership of the opposition? These efforts may trigger a large-scale war there that will only make everything worse
The forces of the Turkish army have struck at least 224 blows on 63 targets of Islamic State militants in Syria. Armored formations of the Turkish army were concentrated in the area of the Syrian city of Jarablus. Turkey had officially informed Russia about the start of the operation in the north of Syria
The Turkish authorities would release 38,000 prisoners on parole. In particular, it goes about the prisoners, who have less than two years left to serve and those who showed good behavior. Those convicted of murder, domestic violence, crimes against the state and crimes of sexual nature will not be amnestied
Representatives of a previously unknown Syrian group stated that they had at their disposal five bodies that allegedly belong to the pilots of the Russian Mi-8 helicopter that had been downed above Syria on August 1. The group also demonstrated the documents that allegedly identify the crew of the downed helicopter