At least seven citizens of Kuwait, who fought side by side with the Taliban in Afghanistan, were killed in the battles of Kabul and Kandahar, reported the Kuwaiti newspaper Al-Qabas on Thursday. According to the newspaper, thirty citizens of Kuwait fought with the Taliban. The fate of the majority of them is unknown. Yesterday it became known that a sixteen-year-old Kuwaiti, Mohammad al-Anazi, who had yielded himself prisoner to Americans in Afghanistan, would soon be extradited to Kuwait. The newspaper also says that Iranian and Pakistani authorities arrested seventeen citizens of Kuwait, who were going to Afghanistan after the launch of the US military anti-terror operation. According to the newspaper, about 5,000 Arab and other foreign mercenaries fought with the Taliban. Altogether, more than 20,000 Arab citizens have been trained in the al-Qaida camps since 1990.
The Russian Defence Ministry acknowledged that the Americans treat Russian military men in Syria with respect. The Americans always warn Russia accordingly, but not Israel
After the incident with the shootdown of the Ilyushin Il-20 reconnaissance aircraft over the Mediterranean Sea, Russia will supply an S-300 anti-aircraft missile system to Syria
Indeed, how dare they run US-independent policy? They should have followed the example of the European Union that turned independent states of the Old World into US-ditto entities