The head of Centcom also slammed Russia's deployment of S-300 missile defense system to Syria, calling it "irresponsible". Regarding the S-300, he said that it "will provide a new, quality layer of air defense" and further such steps will be forthcoming.
Army General Joseph Votel, who oversees US forces in the Middle East, said the deployment also appeared to be an effort by Moscow to help shield "nefarious activities" by Iranian and Syrian forces in the country.
Iranian military support has been vital to helping Syrian President Bashar al-Assad through his country's civil war.
The IRGC announced it launched six medium-range ballistic missiles at 0200 h local time (2230 h GMT on 30 September) at the headquarters of the "the Ahvaz terrorist group" that was responsible for a shooting attack on a military parade in the southwestern Iranian city of Ahvaz that killed 25 people on 22 September.
The delivery of the game-changing aerial defense system to Syria came after a Russian jet was mistakenly downed by Syrian air defenses during an Israeli air raid in Latakia province, killing 15 Russian serviceman. Israel received the same concession regarding selling the S-300 to Iran. Last month, Greece hosted U.S. General Joseph Dunford, the chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff, in Athens.
Aftermath of Indonesia's natural disaster and tsunami
Orderly queues formed at petrol stations after the arrival of fuel shipments, and the power came back on in parts of the city. Rescue workers are pushing into outlying districts, where residents have been scavenging for coconuts, bananas and cassava.
"And it could be for the Americans too".
Israel together with the United States have vociferously opposed the decision by Russian Federation to supply weaponry to Syria which they claim could exacerbate an already volatile situation and could impede Israel's efforts to prevent Iran from gaining a foothold in the region.
"We have made it clear to the Russians at the highest levels in recent days that we have no interest in confronting Russia or Syria", Israeli Regional Cooperation Minister Tzachi Hanegbi was quoted as saying by the Israeli Broadcast Authority.
"Our forces here have been operating under a latent anti-air threat for some time and we will continue to do so", he said. Iran has dismissed USA demands that it leave Syria.
Votel suggested that countries in the region had good reason to be concerned about Iran's activities in Syria. "And I believe the Russians understand how important this policy is for us".
Neymar scored two goals in three first-half minutes before Edinson Cavani and Angel Di Maria made it 4-0 before the break. Four first-half goals and a Neymar hat trick helped the French club to a convincing 6-1 victory.
The eyewitness says he looked in the window and the vehicle seat was just laying among the junk in the back seat. He was arrested on charges of DUI and felony child endangerment and was still in jail Thursday on $100,000 bail.
A federal judge is still considering the settlement of the SEC lawsuit. "It is the essence of free speech". The judge overseeing the case has asked Tesla and the SEC to write a joint memo justifying the settlement.
As Favreau previously revealed, the series takes place after the fall of the Empire and before the emergence of the First Order. The 10-episode first season will reportedly have a combined budget of $100 million, making each episode worth $10 million.
On social media, many expressed unease with the test of the new presidential messaging system because there is no way to opt out. But how you feel about national alerts may have a lot to do with how you feel about whoever happens to occupy the White House.
Later during a visit at the USA embassy in Malawi, the first lady called her visit to the school an "amazing experience". On Wednesday, she visited a former slave trading fort in Ghana after arriving in Africa from Washington on Tuesday.
Après 3 mois de cavale , Redoine Faïd a été incarcéré dans une prison ultra-sécurisée, à Vendin-le-Vieil dans le Pas-de-Calais. Selon le procureur de Paris, les enquêteurs avaient identifié une jeune femme comme étant une des complices de M.
Amazon Ups Minimum Wage to $15 for All Employees Starting Nov 1
Many Amazon workers responded to Sanders' tweet mentioning that the pay increase will actually come with more cuts than a raise. They have criticized the move as a publicity stunt by Jeff Bezos, the richest person alive worth an estimated US$165 billion.
Two dead after typhoon batters Japan
None of its 70 passengers were injured, and its operator Keio Corp. resumed services about four hours later. Friday, still packing 104-mph sustained winds and 127-mph gusts at center.
Capitals raise banner, rout Bruins in opener
The ceremony concluded with Ovechkin kissing the Stanley Cup one more time before placing it back in its case. They scored two quick goals in the first 1:47 of the game to take a commanding lead over the Bruins.