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VIDEO: Russia Attacks Turkey Post Killing Multiple Soldiers – WATCH

At least 22 Turkish soldiers have been killed in an airstrike by Syrian “regime forces”, a Turkish provincial governor has said.

Several more were badly hurt in the attack in Idlib in the north-west, Hatay governor Rahmi Dogan said. Other reports put the death toll higher.

Turkey’s president held a top-level security meeting after the strike.

Syrian forces are trying to retake Idlib from rebels who are backed by Turkish soldiers.

Source: Airstrike in Syria’s Idlib kills 22 Turkish troops

LIVE VIDEO: Machine-Gun Armed soldier Live Streams Mass Shooting of Multiple Victims at Thailand shopping mall – WATCH

SATURDAY, FEB. 8

12:10 p.m. (0510 GMT) – Soldier Jakrapanth Thomma writes on his Facebook page complaining about people who grow rich by cheating and taking advantage of others. “Do they think they can spend the money in hell?” the post ends.

3 p.m. – Jakrapanth arrives at a house to discuss a property dispute in the presence of his commanding officer. After an argument, he shoots dead his commander and a woman described as a relative of the officer.

4 p.m. – He goes to the Surathamphitak army base where he worked, kills an army guard and steals weapons from the armory. He commandeers a Humvee.

4:30 p.m. – He stops at a Buddhist temple and opens fire as authorities pursue him, killing around nine people including a police officer, before driving away

5:30 p.m. – The soldier arrives at Terminal 21 shopping mall where he begins to open fire on panicked shoppers. At least 12 people are killed.

5:50 p.m. – Police shut down a cordon of about 2 kilometers (1.2 miles) around the mall.

6 p.m. – Gunshots are heard and a fire breaks out at the mall after a soldier shoots either an electricity station or a fuel tank.

6:30 p.m. – The soldier posts another message on his Facebook page: “Death is inevitable for everyone.”

8 p.m. – Police bring the shooter’s crying mother from home in Chaiyaphum province to Nakhon Ratchasima to help ask the soldier to surrender.

9:30 p.m. – Facebook says it has shut down the shooter’s page.

10:15 p.m. – Thai security forces storm into the mall and help hundreds of trapped people escape.

10:50 p.m. – Police say they have taken control of the ground floor of the mall.

SUNDAY, FEB. 9

12:30 a.m. – The soldier escapes to the shopping center’s basement, which houses a food court and grocery store. More security forces move inside the mall.

2 a.m. – Bursts of gunfire are heard as security forces hunt for the shooter.

3 a.m. – Two casualties are brought out of the mall on stretchers as authorities continue to hunt for the gunman.

3:20 a.m. – At least four children are seen escaping from the mall.

8 a.m. – Security forces move closer to the shooter inside the basement.

9:05 a.m. – Security forces shoot and kill the gunman.

Source: One gunman, four locations, 29 dead: how the mass shooting in Thailand unfolded

A Thai soldier killed his commanding officer before gunning down at least 12 people while livestreaming the shooting spree slaughter and posing for selfies.

Soldier Jakrapanth Thomma shot his commanding officer along with two other soldiers at his base before tearing away in a jeep, according to Bangkok Post.

As he drove towards the Terminal 21 shopping mall, he sprayed bullets at civilians.

He is believed to have now taken hostages at the shopping centre.

‘The gunman used a machine gun and shot innocent victims resulting in many injured and dead,’ a police spokesperson said, with local media reporting as many as 12 fatalities.

A police spokesman added that several people had been wounded in the rampage.

Source: Soldier armed with rifle kills at least 12 in Thailand

BREAKING: Trump was Unsuccessful in Killing another Iranian Military Leader in Yemen – WATCH

Shocking VIDEO: Russian warship attackingly plunges towards US Navy destroyer on North Arabian Sea – WATCH

  • A Russian warship, reportedly a surveillance and intelligence vessel, “aggressively approached” a US Navy destroyer on Thursday in the North Arabian Sea Thursday, the US Navy revealed Friday.
  • The Russian ship sailed to within 180 feet of the USS Farragut, CNN reports, citing defense officials. The Navy says the Farragut was initially unable to persuade the Russian vessel to alter course.
  • Last summer, the Navy faced a similar situation when a Russian destroyer sailed to within 100 feet of the USS Chancellorsville in the Pacific Ocean, risking a collision.

Source: Shocking US Navy videos show Russian warship ‘aggressively’ approaching a US destroyer, risking collision by initially refusing to change course

WATCH: President Trump Announces NATOME To replace NATO, to Include Middle East Countries #NATOME

BREAKING: US claims Iran’s rockets intentionally missed troops while Iran claims 80 Americans killed in attack

The attacks came hours after US Defense Secretary Mark Esper said the US should expect retaliation over the US killing of Iranian military commander Qassem Soleimani in a drone strike in Iraq on Friday. Iran says 80 “America terrorists” were killed in the missile strikes, but US president Donald Trump says “All is Well!

A sprawling air base in western Iraq that hosted President Donald Trump during his first visit to a combat zone as commander in chief was one of two military installations where US troops are stationed that came under ballistic missile attack by Iran early Wednesday.

The attacks came hours after US Defense Secretary Mark Esper said the US should expect retaliation over the US killing of Iranian military commander Qassem Soleimani in a drone strike in Iraq on Friday.

Source: Iran claims 80 Americans killed in missile strike: Here is all you should know about the attack