Map. History of Middle East conflict

20 November 2017
20 minute ago
New wave of SyAF/Russian airstrikes reported in southern Aleppo Syria
22 minute ago
The PMU commander in western Anbar told @@FerasKilaniBBC let them call it Shia crescent, triangle or an area of Iranian influence, it’s a reality now.
Photos from the Afghan Shia Group Liwa Fatemiyoun during military operations against ISIS at Abu_Kamal38 minute ago
Photos from the Afghan Shia Group Liwa Fatemiyoun during military operations against ISIS at Abu_Kamal
59 minute ago
Canada DM: There is no timeline to end the suspension of activities for Canadian special forces based in Kurdistan Region because of the Iraqi-Kurdish conflict and there is no timeline on when troops will be deployed for peacekeeping.
1 hour ago
Lee Young-ae donates 106 mln won for Pohang, Iran quake victims
8 hour ago
Preliminary bombing/shelling of NW Salahuddin has also begun.
Commander of National Defense Brigades declares full readiness to storm the area in NW Salahuddin8 hour ago
Commander of National Defense Brigades declares full readiness to storm the area in NW Salahuddin
8 hour ago
The Algerian coast guard rescues 286 illegal immigrants heading for Europe across the Mediterranean
Probably one of the few remaining Islamic State armoured fighting  vehicles still in operation: 'BMP-1 '255', previously upgraded by 'The  Workshop', in action near Abu Kamal.8 hour ago
Probably one of the few remaining Islamic State armoured fighting vehicles still in operation: 'BMP-1 '255', previously upgraded by 'The Workshop', in action near Abu Kamal.
8 hour ago
FSA hit Dumayr airbase with GRAD
That's how the Syrian civil defense teams evacuate Children and women under the bombing in East Ghouta8 hour ago
That's how the Syrian civil defense teams evacuate Children and women under the bombing in East Ghouta
9 hour ago
Arab council bans Iran funded satellite channels. says threat to national security
9 hour ago
Arab council calls upon Iran govt to desist from hostile statements
9 hour ago
Kadyrov: 2 militants who attacked checkpoint in Urus-Martanosky district and were killed during attack, recruited via social networks by international terrorist organization or by secret services of particular countries
Mesraba: 4 civilians were killed, 25 injured including women and children after 7 airstrikes and 2 artillery bombing targeted the town10 hour ago
Mesraba: 4 civilians were killed, 25 injured including women and children after 7 airstrikes and 2 artillery bombing targeted the town
10 hour ago
Justice Department is ready to announce charges against at least one Iranian national in connection with the big hack of @HBO disclosed this past summer. Source said expect an announcement in coming days
10 hour ago
Arab League’s chief Ahmed Aboul-Gheit will be in Beirut, Lebanon tomorrow on Monday to attend the United Nations Economic and Social Commission for West Asia (ESCWA)
Special OPs of Galilee Forces capture a headquarter from “Jund Al-Farouk” at outskirts Um Batinah, Quneitra10 hour ago
Special OPs of Galilee Forces capture a headquarter from “Jund Al-Farouk” at outskirts Um Batinah, Quneitra
10 hour ago
Saudi FM @AdelAljubeir reiterated Crown Prince MBS’ Oct statement describing the Gulf rift w Qatar as a “very very small problem” adding “there are other more important issues”
The moment of the fall of the bomb on the @SyriaCivilDef teams which led to killing of 11 hour ago
The moment of the fall of the bomb on the @SyriaCivilDef teams which led to killing of "Alaa Addin Juha" in Hamouriyah town, Eastern Ghouta
11 hour ago
SDF: Over 100 fighters leave Turkish-backed forces, join SDF
Video of clashes for Al Bukamal11 hour ago
Video of clashes for Al Bukamal
Video of clashes for Al Bukamal
11 hour ago
Qatari State Minister for Defense Khaled al-Attaiyah: We did not support al-Nusra and Nusra-like in #Syria. #SaudiArabia was with us in an alliance relating #Syria.
Qatari State Minister for Defense Khaled al-Attaiyah: A gulf state hindered our rapprochement with #Egypt and is pushing the Egyptian media to attack #Qatar.11 hour ago
Qatari State Minister for Defense Khaled al-Attaiyah: A gulf state hindered our rapprochement with #Egypt and is pushing the Egyptian media to attack #Qatar.
The @SyriaCivilDef volunteers pull out an injured little girl from under rubble after jets have bombarded residential areas in Mesraba, Eastern Ghouta11 hour ago
The @SyriaCivilDef volunteers pull out an injured little girl from under rubble after jets have bombarded residential areas in Mesraba, Eastern Ghouta
East Syria: ISIS used a weaponized drone to strike pro-Assad fighters on Abu Kemal front.11 hour ago
East Syria: ISIS used a weaponized drone to strike pro-Assad fighters on Abu Kemal front.
12 hour ago
German Foreign Minister cancels a meeting with a Saudi official scheduled for tomorrow in Berlin
12 hour ago
Clashes between ISIS and Hezbollah militia in al-Kitf neighborhood in al-Bokamal
12 hour ago
Egyptian presidency spokesman just denied the visit of Hariri, also Sisi will go to Cyprus tomorrow on two days visit.
US Department of State: Secretary Tillerson discussed the United States' strong support for Jordan and maintaining the de-escalation area in southern Syria with Jordanian Foreign Minister @AymanHsafadi by phone yesterday. The Secretary also reaffirmed US support for Lebanon's independence.12 hour ago
US Department of State: Secretary Tillerson discussed the United States' strong support for Jordan and maintaining the de-escalation area in southern Syria with Jordanian Foreign Minister @AymanHsafadi by phone yesterday. The Secretary also reaffirmed US support for Lebanon's independence.
12 hour ago
Reuters: An Israeli cabinet minister said on Sunday that Israel has had covert contacts with Saudi Arabia amid common concerns over Iran, a first disclosure by a senior Israeli official of such contacts
Afghanistan:  IS posts photo report of new group of IS soldiers in Kunar12 hour ago
Afghanistan: IS posts photo report of new group of IS soldiers in Kunar
12 hour ago
Arab League calls for UN Security Council meeting on Iranian violations
Arab League’s chief and former Mubarak FM Ahmed Aboul-Gheit says “for now, the Arab states will not declare war against Iran but won’t rule out taking Iranian interference issue to the  @UN UNSC”13 hour ago
Arab League’s chief and former Mubarak FM Ahmed Aboul-Gheit says “for now, the Arab states will not declare war against Iran but won’t rule out taking Iranian interference issue to the @UN UNSC”
Islamic State Releases Pictures Showing Clashes With SAA Near  Al-Kashma Village In DeirEzzor13 hour ago
Islamic State Releases Pictures Showing Clashes With SAA Near Al-Kashma Village In DeirEzzor
Hezbollah and allies in Albu Kamal13 hour ago
Hezbollah and allies in Albu Kamal
Photos: Hezbollah and allies operation for Al Bukamal13 hour ago
Photos: Hezbollah and allies operation for Al Bukamal
13 hour ago
Arab League: We will not declare war on Iran at this stage
PMU's Liwa Ansar al-Hajjah (29th Brigade) foiled an ISIS infiltration at the border crossing, killing 5 militants.13 hour ago
PMU's Liwa Ansar al-Hajjah (29th Brigade) foiled an ISIS infiltration at the border crossing, killing 5 militants.
Al-Abbas Combat Brigade have committed their units to the Badia Ba'aj operation13 hour ago
Al-Abbas Combat Brigade have committed their units to the Badia Ba'aj operation
Syrian army launches preemptive fire shooting towards Southeastern Idlib villages and towns13 hour ago
Syrian army launches preemptive fire shooting towards Southeastern Idlib villages and towns
13 hour ago
Deir-ez-Zur Eastern countryside: The Syrian Democratic Forces SDF militia controls the town of Thiban in full, after the withdrawal ISIS
13 hour ago
Video shows the displacement of civilians from the villages of the eastern countryside to the Badia as the militias approached SDF from the region, amidst humanitarian conditions very tragic because of the mines planted by ISIS
Video shows the displacement of civilians from the villages of the eastern countryside to the Badia as the militias approached SDF from the region, amidst humanitarian conditions very tragic because of the mines planted by ISIS
New Weapons and Humvees delivered by the Coalition to YPG13 hour ago
New Weapons and Humvees delivered by the Coalition to YPG
Following the capture of Albu Kamal, Iran IRGC commander Qassem Soleimani in the city: video13 hour ago
Following the capture of Albu Kamal, Iran IRGC commander Qassem Soleimani in the city: video
13 hour ago
Lebanon rejects any interference with its internal affairs by the FM during the Arab league meeting in Cairo and refuses to call Hezbollah a terrorist group
SE. Aleppo: NDF fighters (one from Martyr Ali Zin Abdin Brigade) killed by HTS in Tell Rashidiya.14 hour ago
SE. Aleppo: NDF fighters (one from Martyr Ali Zin Abdin Brigade) killed by HTS in Tell Rashidiya.
14 hour ago
[email protected]: "Russia and the Assad government have been twins in this ever since the beginning."
14 hour ago
[email protected]: "Under @BarackObama and especially with @JohnKerry as Sec. of State, we heard time and time and time again that Russia and the United States shared the same objective: They both wanted Assad out of power It was NEVER true."
Syrian Army captured Tishrin (al-Kashmah) after control Salihiyah, Deir Ez-Zor14 hour ago
Syrian Army captured Tishrin (al-Kashmah) after control Salihiyah, Deir Ez-Zor
14 hour ago
Riyadh will not stand idly by in face of Iran 'aggression': Saudi FM
Pics showing HTS pre-emptive shelling with Elephant rockets and ~2 dozens fighters heading to recapture Shakhiter from government.14 hour ago
Pics showing HTS pre-emptive shelling with Elephant rockets and ~2 dozens fighters heading to recapture Shakhiter from government.
Morocco: during a food distribution a stampede is at least 15 dead and 40 injured in Sidi Boualem15 hour ago
Morocco: during a food distribution a stampede is at least 15 dead and 40 injured in Sidi Boualem
15 hour ago
Lebanon under 'total control' of Hezbollah: Bahrain FM
15 hour ago
Afghan interior ministry says ethnic Tajiks not needed in Kabul police force; Pashtun, Hazara and Uzbek are short in numbers
15 hour ago
Egypt: IS claims responsibility for IED attack against police vehicle near El-Arish
15 hour ago
Crush occurred as food aid was being distributed near the coastal tourist town of Essaouira in western Morocco, officials say
15 hour ago
Iranian Revolutionary Guards commander, another fighter, killed in Syria: Iranian media
15 hour ago
Stampede near Morocco's Essaouira kills at least 15, Interior Ministry says
15 hour ago
Israel president denies pardon to manslaughter soldier
16 hour ago
There are no official diplomatic ties between Saudi Arabia and Israel, story apparently different when it comes to intel exchange against common foe: Iran
After the deployment mission yesterday,  TR Army reached Sheikh Aqil Mountain, north of Qabtan Al Jabal town,  stationed its 1st batch of troops there,  And the construction of  the 3rd Monitoring Base is under way.16 hour ago
After the deployment mission yesterday, TR Army reached Sheikh Aqil Mountain, north of Qabtan Al Jabal town, stationed its 1st batch of troops there, And the construction of the 3rd Monitoring Base is under way.
16 hour ago
Israel has again fired tank shells into Syria from Golan Heights, hitting the area between Hadar and Ain el Tineh. This is the second day in a row that Israel has fired tank shells into Syrian govt-controlled areas.
The resigned Lebanese Prime Minister Saad Hariri will visit Egypt tomorrow16 hour ago
The resigned Lebanese Prime Minister Saad Hariri will visit Egypt tomorrow
16 hour ago
Security sources say: the killing of three elements of terrorist during a military raid in the south of the city of Rafah, and the injury of Egyptian Officer by firing a sniper during the raids
16 hour ago
Four civilians, including two women, were wounded in two separate incidents in the Rafah and Sheikh Zuwaid areas during the day
16 hour ago
Lebanese Prime Minister Saad Hariri will visit Egypt on Monday
16 hour ago
9 civilians killed and over 50 wounded in the airstrikes on the outskirts of Duma, East Damascus
16 hour ago
Lebanese Foreign Minister calls on his Arab counterparts to remove the issue of Iranian interference in Lebanon from statement
16 hour ago
Lebanese Foreign Minister calls on his Arab counterparts to ease the statement of the Cairo meeting
16 hour ago
US troops and Syrian allies were attacked by ISIS fighters near At Tanf, Saturday after ISIS pushed through Syrian government lines, US coalition says. No US casualties
16 hour ago
Moroccan TV: 15 people killed in a stampede in the village of the south of the country
Coalition Special Forces and Maghaweir al Thowra repelled an attack by ISIS on their al Tanf base in Syria Thursday night, alliance reports - killing nine fighters. Released photo shows captured small arms16 hour ago
Coalition Special Forces and Maghaweir al Thowra repelled an attack by ISIS on their al Tanf base in Syria Thursday night, alliance reports - killing nine fighters. Released photo shows captured small arms
Turkey's foreign minister hosts his Russian and Iranian counterparts in Antalya ahead of a three-way summit on Syria16 hour ago
Turkey's foreign minister hosts his Russian and Iranian counterparts in Antalya ahead of a three-way summit on Syria
Another video of YPG convoy in Hasakah17 hour ago
Another video of YPG convoy in Hasakah
17 hour ago
Syrian Army and allies finish sweeping and dismantling IEDs and VBIEDs inside AlboKamal and extend their control in the outskirts of the city
@SYRedCrescent with  @ICRC delivering relief aid convoy (26 trucks) carrying 7.200 food parcels, 300 farming sets(seeds and fertilizers), 15k diapers, 4500 blankets, 1500 mattresses, medicines, medical items and water and sanitation items to Jayrud Rural Damascus, Syria17 hour ago
@SYRedCrescent with @ICRC delivering relief aid convoy (26 trucks) carrying 7.200 food parcels, 300 farming sets(seeds and fertilizers), 15k diapers, 4500 blankets, 1500 mattresses, medicines, medical items and water and sanitation items to Jayrud Rural Damascus, Syria
Convoy of YPG Hummers in Al Hasakah17 hour ago
Convoy of YPG Hummers in Al Hasakah
Hariri poster painted over on Airport road17 hour ago
Hariri poster painted over on Airport road
One of airstrikes on Eastern Ghouta Harasta today17 hour ago
One of airstrikes on Eastern Ghouta Harasta today
17 hour ago
HTS repelled the 2nd SAA/pro-Assad Iran'ian militias infiltration attempt at axis al-Rashdiyah village
Remnants of Russian (evidence) parachuted Cluster Bombs fired by  on besieged Douma city17 hour ago
Remnants of Russian (evidence) parachuted Cluster Bombs fired by on besieged Douma city
17 hour ago
SOHR: IS loses the last city under its control in Syria. Syrian Army, Nujba, Hezbollah and IRGC begin sweeping operations in AlboKamal city
18 hour ago
Israeli cabinet ministers vote to deport almost 40,000 Africans in what PM Netanyahu calls the "accelerated removal" of migrants
FSA Ahl al-Diyar Operations Room targeting a YPG fortification on Menag front Aleppo18 hour ago
FSA Ahl al-Diyar Operations Room targeting a YPG fortification on Menag front Aleppo
FSA Ahl al-Diyar Operations Room targeting a YPG fortification on Menag front Aleppo
18 hour ago
Libya to probe alleged slave auctions in the country following footage of migrants being sold for farm work
18 hour ago
More than 300 Israeli Jews get military escort as they pray at Younis mosque in West Bank town of Halhul
FSA Army of Victory TOW ATGM strike on government T-90 NE Hama yesterday18 hour ago
FSA Army of Victory TOW ATGM strike on government T-90 NE Hama yesterday
FSA Army of Victory TOW ATGM strike on government T-90 NE Hama yesterday
18 hour ago
Syrian (FSA Free Idlib Army) rebels target a group of pro-Assad fighters with TOW missile in the northern countryside of Hama, Syria.
Syrian (FSA Free Idlib Army) rebels target a group of pro-Assad fighters with TOW missile in the northern countryside of Hama, Syria.
18 hour ago
PM @HaiderAlAbadi visits a voter registration centre in Baghdad, says parliamentary and provincial elections will take place on time, urges all Iraqis to register and calls for a large turnout
18 hour ago
Syrian army, allies take back Albu Kamal from Islamic State
Hezbollah storming ISIS-held AbuKemal under heavy bombardment. Weapons and vehicles seized.19 hour ago
Hezbollah storming ISIS-held AbuKemal under heavy bombardment. Weapons and vehicles seized.
19 hour ago
Turkish officials ban all events by lesbian, gay, bisexual, trans and intersex rights groups in the country's capital
NE. Hama: Jaish Nasr took out a tank with a TOW on Abu Ghar front.19 hour ago
NE. Hama: Jaish Nasr took out a tank with a TOW on Abu Ghar front.
20 hour ago
Witnesses: Clashes between armed terrorist elements and the army forces responsible for implementing the removal of the buffer zone near the Imam Ali neighborhood in Rafah. Sinai
20 hour ago
Rafah Crossing continues for the second consecutive day from both directions.
20 hour ago
- civilian works with army forces killed and 2 other injured today after explosion of IED in a car in El-Sheikh Zweid city , Sinai
20 hour ago
Police sergeant Ibrahim Rajab al-Bahi was killed yesterday evening near the third police station Arish after armed terrorist elements opened fire on him.
20 hour ago
Major General Nasser al-Husseini, the chief security officer of al-Arish and other police officers, survived an assassination attempt on Saturday evening, using an explosive device detonated by gunmen in a security lane led by the Central Security Commander during his passage to the area of the reservoir in the third section of al-Arish
21 hour ago
IS claims killing a Somali policeman with gunshot in the city of Afgooye
22 hour ago
PM Netanyahu to speak on the phone at noon with French President @EmmanuelMacron
22 hour ago
Macron, Trump talk Hezbollah, regional stability
22 hour ago
With the help of PMU 125 families have returned to Baiji
It is yet to be verified, I don't think ISIS has any imprints here: J&K DGP SP Vaid on ISIS mouthpiece claiming responsibility of Zakura encounter in Srinagar22 hour ago
It is yet to be verified, I don't think ISIS has any imprints here: J&K DGP SP Vaid on ISIS mouthpiece claiming responsibility of Zakura encounter in Srinagar
Erdogan brands apology by NATO Secretary General @jensstoltenberg over incident in Norway as halfhearted apology, says it can't simply be glossed over.22 hour ago
Erdogan brands apology by NATO Secretary General @jensstoltenberg over incident in Norway as halfhearted apology, says it can't simply be glossed over.
22 hour ago
Turkish recon planes are flying over Afrin
Israeli PM Netanyahu to be questioned over two alleged cases of corruption, reports say22 hour ago
Israeli PM Netanyahu to be questioned over two alleged cases of corruption, reports say
Crowds gather in Paris to protest against the modern slave trade in Libya22 hour ago
Crowds gather in Paris to protest against the modern slave trade in Libya
22 hour ago
Saudi Arabia, Arab allies to hold Cairo talks on Iran, Hezbollah
23 hour ago
Lebanon: FM Gebran Bassil will not attend today's extraordinary Arab League meeting, FM source tells @AFP. Lebanon's permanent rep to the AL, Antoine Azzam, will stand in.
23 hour ago
The sound of an explosion in the city of Sheikh Zwaid a little while ago.