King Salman bin Abdulaziz Al Saud of Saudi Arabia to pay state visit to China in Mar 15-18 at the invitation of Chinese President Xi Jinping

Map. History of Middle East conflict

20 January 2018
10 month ago
Airstrike on Daraa Al-Balad district, Southern Syria
Airstrike on Daraa Al-Balad district, Southern Syria
10 month ago
Syrian Civil defense rescue operation ongoing after Russian airstrikes on Idlib
Syrian Civil defense rescue operation ongoing after Russian airstrikes on Idlib
10 month ago
Iraq's military intelligence found a graveyard for Da'ish militants in the Saqlawiyah area near Fallujah. At least 500 graves.
10 month ago
Aleppo: Video shows ISIS storming Assad government positions near Kuweires Airbase.
10 month ago
Ras Lanuf airstrip seems to have been seized by LNA forces. Libya
10 month ago
Turkish president Erdogan about Syria: "I talked to Russian president Putin. FSA will advance towards Manbij and already seized villages"
10 month ago
Today, Secretary of State Rex Tillerson met with UAE Foreign Minister @ABZayed in Washington, D.C.
10 month ago
The al-Hikma hospital in EuphratesShield-held AlBab city will soon be open again after renovation
10 month ago
The @USTreasury has designated a new financier of AQ in Syria - Kuwait-based Muhammad Hadi al-`Anizi
10 month ago
More photos of 5th Corps of Syrian Armed Forces
10 month ago
ISIS commander Abu Ruqia answering a few questions tonight. Iraq
10 month ago
Fighting continuing tonight in DeirEzzor amongst a sandstorm. IS claiming another field gun around the AB.
10 month ago
Iraq's Federal Police and Rapid Response units evacuating civilians as they push further into the heart of Mosul.
10 month ago
Erdogan says he wants to mobilise the Muslim World against European fascism
10 month ago
SAA captured Wadi Al Ahmar to the east of Palmyra silos ( about 6 km ) in East Homs
10 month ago
First batch of civilians will leave al-Waer for Jarabulus on Saturday
10 month ago
Deputy Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman at the White House with President Trump
10 month ago
Saudi Jet containing 10+ tonnes of humanitarian aid "for the refugees" reached Baghdad airport.
10 month ago
Ukraine PM Groysman met Turkey President Erdogan
10 month ago
Trump meets with Saudi deputy crown prince at the White House
10 month ago
NW Daraa: Ahrar Al-Sham shelling Jaish Khalid positions. Front is static since over a week now.
10 month ago
Russia in Astana presented the draft of the constitutional Commission on Syria
10 month ago
[email protected] and his top advisers sit down for lunch with Saudi deputy crown prince and Saudi delegation at the White House
10 month ago
President Trump meets with Deputy Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman at the White House today.
10 month ago
Video published by a LNA fighter in Ras Lanuf showing SDB / allies vehicles and GRAD missiles destroyed during the offensive of today.
10 month ago
Jaysh al-Islam on East Damascus frontlines, especially in Harasta.
10 month ago
Kurdistan region Interior ministry says that PKK militants are responsible for the tension in Khansor.
10 month ago
Video showing Syrian gov't TV in Manbij city and flags at the city entrance
10 month ago
Iraqi PM @HaiderAlAbadi spoke with his Turkish counterpart by phone, discussed Mosul and PKK -Turkish PM Office
10 month ago
LNA pics from both Sidra port and RasLanouf, Airstrikes on Jufra
10 month ago
IS says they killed 5 Iraqi soldiers, destroyed Humvee in Jadeda district of Mosul
10 month ago
Aid convoys reached besieged Fuah/Kefraya (North Idlib) and Madaya (North-West Damascus)
10 month ago
Eastern Homs: pro-Government forces have extended control over Eastern (Silos) and South outskirts of Palmyra, cementing their grip on the city.
10 month ago
IS claims to have destroyed 3 Humvee of the Iraqi army and killed/injured SWAT soldiers with SVBIED in Al-Jadeda district of Mosul
10 month ago
Putin approved joining of "South Osetia armed forces" to Russian army
10 month ago
Water supply started rolling in Slieman-al-Halabi district
10 month ago
Iraq PM @HaiderAlAbadi : Mosul battle is in its final stage and the number of civilians that fled the city is less than expected.
10 month ago
European court says Hungary detained migrants unlawfully
10 month ago
Iraq's PM Abadi: "Our forces have taught Da'ish a lesson they won't forget."
10 month ago
Egypt: in Central Sinai army continues sweeping ops, arrested 4 militants, destroyed 2 VBIEDs and shelters and seized 7 vehicles
10 month ago
Federal Police say they’ve retaken Mosul’s train station. It was once a stop on the Orient Express.
10 month ago
Saudis' extra production in Feb. said to go to domestic storage
10 month ago
Libya: @lnaspox_ar stated that Libya National Army have taken control of Ras Lanuf, Sidra and Bin Jawad.
10 month ago
Heavy clashes between Assad forces and Daesh around military airport & Tharda Mountain South of DeirEzzor
10 month ago
[Likely fake] Reportedly an agreement between Hayat Tahrir Al Sham and Ahrar Al Sham
10 month ago
FSA Killed 2 soldiers in Jobar Frontline In Damascus
10 month ago
Rural Hama : Clashes yesterday between government militia Popular Committee and National Defense Forces in Saqilbia , 2 killed & 8 injured
10 month ago
Barrel bombing on rebel-held neighborhoods of Daraa city.
10 month ago
Artillery shelling by Assad forces on Anadan town North Aleppo
10 month ago
Russian MP break into Saif-Aldoawleh Mosque and investigate people in robbery incidence
10 month ago
Alleged Islamic State cell leader detained in Adygea, Russian North Caucasus
10 month ago
This LNAF MiG-23UB just departed Benina airfield to bomb SDB militants in RasLanuf Libya.
10 month ago
Major Haftar LNA counteroffensive ongoing in Libya's Oil Crescent. Reports Ras Lanuf retaken from BDB. Libya
10 month ago
German state bans foreign officials campaigning amid Turkey row
10 month ago
Rebels injuring many from SDF during offensive on their position near Jarabulus
10 month ago
After Khass Hibal SDF-YPG captured Al Kulayb grain silos
10 month ago
Shelling ISIS positions by tanks and heavy machine guns on (Sahem Jileen) roadway
10 month ago
49 injured, including 15 Chinese nationals, after 3 hot air balloons forced to land in high winds in Cappadocia, Turkey
10 month ago
Serzh Sargsyan arrived in Moscow: Tomorrow the President of Armenia have negotiations with Putin in the Kremlin
10 month ago
This seems to be a new type of IS own-production tan/black webbing
10 month ago
East Damascus: government T-72 knocked out on Jobar frontline.
10 month ago
Qamishli people demonstrate against attack of PDK-Turkey forces on civilian in Sinjar this morning and killing one woman and wounded others
10 month ago
Doctor and civilian from besieged Syrian town of Madaya say a UN aid convoy has arrived at gates for the first time in five months.
10 month ago
Iraq Joint Operations declare full control of the Tigris river east bank after completely liberating all the villages and districts
10 month ago
ISIS used two children in recent suicide attacks against the Assad government in DeirEzzor.
10 month ago
Iraq Joint Operations officially announce Al-Jamalia village NW Mosul completely captured by Army 16th Division.
10 month ago
Trump having lunch today with Saudi Deputy Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman
10 month ago
Iraq Federal Police and Rapid Response engaged in fierce clashes with ISIS foreign fighters around Al-Nouri Mosque central Mosul.
10 month ago
A tank has opened fire in Qerqarish district in Tripoli. Clashes between al Nawasi/Ghneiwa militia/TRB against Sherikan Brigade / Mobile Forces.
10 month ago
Ukraine PM: We have very wide cooperation with Turkey from underground to space
10 month ago
SDF clearing remaining ISIS IEDs in the newly captured villages, before allowing local civillians to return to their homes. Raqqa
10 month ago
Iraq's Federal Police rescuing civilians (mostly children) from zones of conflict in central (western) Mosul.
10 month ago
Clashes in Eastern Aleppo with ISIS
10 month ago
RuAF Su-24 and SyAAF workhorse Su-22 seen from ISIS positions in Homs Syria
10 month ago
Turkey playing 'victim role' before vote: German minister
10 month ago
Ukraine-Turkey deal on travel with internal ids (without passport) signed in Ankara
10 month ago
Photo: SAA 5th corps, new recruits of 5th corps to receive more armours in the coming weeks
10 month ago
ISIS radio al-Bayan keeps broadcasting in English even from Raqqa. Although Bayan radio in Mosul is now taken over by ISF.
10 month ago
The National Insurance Company building in Mosul, ISIS tossed many people from the roof here because of their disobedience. Iraq
10 month ago
Syria: Bomb attack on bus kills 1 civilian, injures 2 in Wadi al-Dhahb district in Homs city
10 month ago
East Damascus: Some 4th Division Fighters Recently Killed By Rebels On Qabun/Barzeh Fronts.
10 month ago
Saudi Arabia tells #OPEC it raised #oil output last month
10 month ago
Airforce Chief of the Libyan Army announces control over Ras Lanuf
10 month ago
A resident of Abu Nawas, Girgarish Tripoli Libya says tank is near his house militia fighting
10 month ago
Iraq's Federal Police and Rapid Response units retook Mosul's old bridge and the city's strategic Korneesh street.
10 month ago
Iraq security forces engaged in fierce fighting around Al-Nuri (al-Hadba') mosque (now) where ISIS Baghdadi declared his "state" in 2014.
10 month ago
King Salman bin Abdulaziz Al Saud of Saudi Arabia to pay state visit to China in Mar 15-18 at the invitation of Chinese President Xi Jinping
10 month ago
Erdogan warns Netherlands of further retaliation after its 'state terror'
10 month ago
Sinjar: At least ten people are wounded and one killed during clashes between protesters and security forces
10 month ago
Saudi Arabia tells OPEC it lifted oil production in February back above the key 10 million barrels a day level
10 month ago
Unverified video showing the clashes in Oil Crescent between LNA and SDB allies.
10 month ago
Erdogan says referendum yes vote 'best answer to Turkey's enemies'
10 month ago
PKK affiliated group stage protests in Sinjar against Peshmerga forces, protesters believed to be brought from Syria
10 month ago
Iraq Observer for Human Rights: numbers of civilians killed in West Mosul has risen to frightful levels.
10 month ago
SDF has captured the villages of Kehibal/ Khass Hibal, 50 km east of Raqqah (ANF)
10 month ago
SDF enter the village of Kashibal/Khas Hibal after ISIS retreat after intense clashes
10 month ago
Video of the ongoing clashes around Mosul old bridge as Federal Police and Rapid Response continue to advance. Iraq
10 month ago
By displaying state-sponsored terror on Saturday, Netherlands has greatly damaged EU, which is no longer the bloc of laws, freedoms
10 month ago
Syria government bombed Damascus water source, committed 'war crime': UN
10 month ago
Erdoğan: Those who embraced the Netherlands’ banditry have lost their dignity and Merkel is no different
10 month ago
Part of the ongoing operations by Iraq Army 9th Div and PMU near Badush region NW Mosul city.
10 month ago
SDF captured a ISIS car bomb disguised to look like a IDP civilian vehicle fleeing from ISIS-held areas. Kas Ecil village, east of Raqqa
10 month ago
Assad: The only Western role in the Syrian crisis so far is their support for militants
10 month ago
SDF fighters freed a kid who was an ISIS child fighter
10 month ago
First pictures for Mosul old bridge under Iraq forces control. Iraqi forces now control 3 out 5 of bridges.
10 month ago
Erdogan: We know Netherlands' understanding of civilization, morality from its role in Srebrenica genocide
10 month ago
Malaysia, Australia to share intel on any IS returnees from Iraq
10 month ago
Turkish main opposition leader calls for recall of ambassador to Netherlands
10 month ago
Explosion of fireworks to the north of Tel Aviv
10 month ago
Renewed clashes in east of Ras Lanuf oil terminal between Benghazi Defense Brigades and Dignity Operation forces
10 month ago
Libya strongman Haftar launches offensive on oil terminals: spokesman
10 month ago
Eastern Damascus: fierce clashes and shelling in Qabun/Barzeh orchards and Jobar as pro-Government forces renewed attempts to advance.
10 month ago
Tension and gunfire in Tripoli’s Hai Andouls neighbourhood
10 month ago
FSA forces engage in heavy combat against government groups on Jobar front
10 month ago
Free Êzidî Women's Movement assembly member Nazê Naif Qaval killed after KDP opens fire on protests in Shingal
10 month ago
RuAF conduct airstrikes on southern parts of Daraa city and along border to Jordan
10 month ago
Clashes between Khass Ujayl (Agel) and Khass Hibal
10 month ago
Mayor of Rotterdam says SWAT team were given permission if necessary to fire upon Family Minister Kaya's armed bodyguards
10 month ago
Dutch PM Rutte says Turkish sanctions 'not too bad'
10 month ago
Russian defense ministry says there are no Russian special forces in Egypt- Interfax news agency
10 month ago
Explosion at fireworks factory in Tel Mond, Central Israel
10 month ago
Iraq joint operations officially announce Bab Al-Jadid neighborhood in old Mosul district completely captured by Federal Police
10 month ago
Azerbaijan: Newruz celebrations take place in Baku as Azerbaijani people participate wearing traditional clothing.
10 month ago
KDP Peshmerga fire on protestors in the town of Khanesor, Shingal. Reports of casualties
10 month ago
Syria govt delegation in Astana : Turkey should be asked why the opposition is not attending the talks
10 month ago
Daylight arrest this morning in Hebron: Israeli forces invade and arrest Abdallah Abu Turki in apartment building
10 month ago
Employers are allowed to ban employees from wearing visible religious symbols including headscarves, the European Court of Justice has ruled
10 month ago
Allouche: Forced displacement from Homs district of Al Waer - another reason why rebel delegation won't attend Astana talks
10 month ago
RuAF dropped incendiary bombs over several locations in Aleppo province night: Anadan, Atareb (pics) and Al-Eis.
10 month ago
Iraq joint operations officially announced Sheikh Mohammed village NW Mosul completely captured by Army 16th Div.
10 month ago
Knesset committee begins effort to activate MK Impeachment Law for Bassel Ghattas (caught on video smuggling phones to security prisoners)
10 month ago
The new UN report also looks at the bombing of the water facilities in Wadi Barada
10 month ago
Turkey says EU exercising democracy selectively, wrong to stand by Netherlands
10 month ago
Head of Syria rebel delegation Mohammad Allouche says they won't attend talks in Astana because "our demands were not implemented"
10 month ago
Dutch PM also says the Turkish sanctions are "not too bad"
10 month ago
"I find it bizarre that Turkey is levying sanctions when Netherlands has reasons to be very angry": Dutch PM
10 month ago
Israeli forces demolishing an under-construction two-story building in Issawiya (east slope of Mt Scopus) this morning
10 month ago
Demolition reported this morning in Al 'Isawiya, East Jerusalem
10 month ago
Iraq joint operations officially announce Mosul train station in central city completely captured by Federal police units.
10 month ago
Dzhabarov: Rumors about deployment Russian SOF in Egypt are fake
10 month ago
Beijing's cherry picking in Central Asia: 3 Kazakh citizens who were convicted and sentenced to prison in China, extradited to Kazakhstan
10 month ago
Clashes around Assyria Hotel in Mosul Iraq
10 month ago
TOS-1 in Palmyra
10 month ago
Another airstrike on rebel-held Daraa
Another airstrike on rebel-held Daraa
10 month ago
Video: airstrike on Daraa
Video: airstrike on Daraa
10 month ago
Daraa: barrel bombs dropped on Al Balad district by helicopters
Daraa: barrel bombs dropped on  Al Balad district by helicopters
10 month ago
Sky above DeirEzzor Syria
10 month ago
ISIS suicide bomber strikes the Iraqi Army in west Mosul
10 month ago
Russian planes hit Al-Eis in Southern Aleppo with incendiary bombs
10 month ago
Photos of ISIS Suicide Belt / Rocket Launcher used during fail attack near Deir Ez Zor Airbase.
10 month ago
Rebels able to advance in Daraa city despite dozens of airstrikes
Rebels able to advance in Daraa city despite dozens of airstrikes
10 month ago
Iraq's army and Hashd have captured 80% of the Badush region, retaking a dozen villages and complexes.
10 month ago
Reports about Air Strikes Tonight targeting Anadan, Otareb, Muhandiseen
10 month ago
Russian airstrikes with incendiary bombs on Aleppo suburbs Atareb and Anadan in northern Syria tonight
10 month ago
USAF WC135C Constant Phoenix nuke sniffer - Last position logged passing over Israel at 31,000ft
10 month ago
Russia appears to have deployed special forces to an airbase in western Egypt near the border with Libya in recent days, U.S., Egyptian and diplomatic sources say
10 month ago
IS SVBIED on "wilayat Homs" frontlines near Palmyra silos
10 month ago
New [email protected] report details the Syrian government attack on a school in Haas, Idlib. 36 civilians killed, incl. 21 children and 6 women, Syria.
10 month ago
"Europe has not kept promises on migrant deal, for us, that agreement has ended": Turkish Deputy PM
10 month ago
Night raids by SyAF/RuAF on Khan Touman and area around South Aleppo
10 month ago
Syrian rebel group Ahrar al-Sham releases statement on the 13th anniversary of the Qamishli massacre
10 month ago
Austrian Chancellor Kern says; If a Turkish minister wanted to come to Austria to campaign for the referendum We would try to prohibit this
10 month ago
Bahrain: Youth attack government police vehicles with molotovs in the streets of Manama tonight
10 month ago
Turkey says Dutch ambassador can't return, will advise parliament to withdraw from Dutch-Turkish friendship group
10 month ago
Turkey halts all high-level political discussions with the Netherlands
10 month ago
Deputy PM Kurtulmuş: Council of Ministers has decided to bar the Dutch ambassador from returning to Turkey
10 month ago
Moment when Dutch DSI Units disarmed the Bodyguards of Turkey Minister Kaya in Rotterdam Netherlands
10 month ago
Heavy airstrikes and artillery and missiles are targeting Deir Hafer
10 month ago
ISIS, for the first time, is claiming responsibility for an attack on the US military in Afghanistan.
10 month ago
Syria the announcement of "Kurdish Salvation Movement" to gain Syrian and Kurdish rights by fighting Assad government
Syria the announcement of Kurdish Salvation Movement to gain Syrian and Kurdish rights by fighting Assad government
10 month ago
Footage of group of Syrian Army soldiers in Jubb al Hamra village
10 month ago
Anti-ISIS Coalition warplanes dropped leaflets over Raqqa, saying that ISIS will be defeated and that the roads to Raqqa are now blocked.
10 month ago
UN Syria Commission report says that there is no evidence of SDF/YPG "ethnic cleansing"
10 month ago
Pro-government forces seized Electric station South of Palmyra under dust storm
10 month ago
IS now claiming a SVBIED on the Silos East to Palmyra
10 month ago
SyAF/RuAF raids on DaretEzza town West Aleppo
10 month ago
Syrian Turkmens message to Netherlands: (Eng-Sub)
10 month ago
West Daraa: heavy clashes raging in Al-Manshiyah district. Direct hit on T-55.
10 month ago
Anti-Daesh coalition bombed today southern and northern districts of Raqqa city
10 month ago
Merkel says Erdogan comments 'absurd': spokesman
10 month ago
US deterrence mission in Manbij has been 'successful', Pentagon says
10 month ago
Erdogan accuses Merkel of 'supporting terrorists'
10 month ago
[email protected] report finds temporary displacements carried out by the SDF or the YPG in northern Syria were done with military necessity, Syria.
10 month ago
Turkish President Erdoğan on Turkish TV addresses German chancellor Merkel, following support for Netherlands: Shame on you
10 month ago
The PYD authorities gives 24 hours ultimatum for parties to obtain its authorization in their territory
10 month ago
Turkish President Erdogan : Turkey begins its Manbij operation in Syria. Operation ongoing
10 month ago
Turkey's Erdogan slams Merkel for siding with Netherlands, accuses Germany of supporting terrorism
10 month ago
Turkish President Erdogan says will go to European Court of Human Rights over Netherlands dispute
10 month ago
Turkish President Erdogan says jailed German-Turkish journalist an agent and terrorist
10 month ago
Russia was aware of plans to transfer US marines to NE Syria - V. Ozerov, head of the Russian Federation Council's defense committee
10 month ago
Spicer on Syria/ISIS: "The plan is not done yet." Won't rule out working with Russia.
10 month ago
Erdoğan: The president will only serve two terms, he/she won't be able to run for a third term
10 month ago
Russia: 3000 soldiers and 700 pieces of hardware executed a march of 1000km to get to the Astrakhan Oblast, now at the Ashuluk range.
10 month ago
Russian and Syrian Army soldiers in Arima, western Manbij countryside - @asonews1
10 month ago
Inforgraphics: The foreign militias which fight in Syria to support Assad
10 month ago
Rex Tillreson meets Saudi Foreign Minister Adel al-Joubair in Foggy Bottom
10 month ago
The EU has stated that it does not recognize so-called elections, which held the separatists in Abkhazia
10 month ago
East Aleppo:Al Khafsa water supply station is working again
10 month ago
IS reports that it has recaptured the village of al Buwaytir near Badush, and have destroyed "Abrams" tank in the area. Iraq
10 month ago
IS claims that they have killed 28 Syrian soldiers in 2 attacks in DeirEzzor, also announced the capture of a few positions. Syria
10 month ago
Norwegian journalist was attacked in Istanbul whom they mistook to be Dutch
10 month ago
Syrian Turkmens message to Netherlands
10 month ago
SAA captured Humaymah Saghira West to Dayr Hafir
10 month ago
Anti-ISIS envoy @Brett_Mcgurk has told KRP @Masoud_Barzani the United States does not want forces other than KRG and Baghdad in Sinjar.
10 month ago
A suicide bomber kills by him self after his explosives went off in Kismaayo town Somalia - sources
10 month ago
Turkey threatens to review the refugee agreement with the European Union, Turkish EU minister reveals.
10 month ago
SAA capture Sabkhat al-Muh advancing towards al-Abbasiyah + al-Talilah, clashes ongoing at silos
Syrian Army using T-62 tanks to help put out the fires caused by Daesh fighters in the gas wells in Hayyan Gas Facility near Palmyra10 month ago
Syrian Army using T-62 tanks to help put out the fires caused by Daesh fighters in the gas wells in Hayyan Gas Facility near Palmyra
Japan PM Shinzo Abe seeks Saudi support for Aramco listing in Tokyo10 month ago
Japan PM Shinzo Abe seeks Saudi support for Aramco listing in Tokyo
10 month ago
Turkey not trying to influence Dutch elections: Dutch PM
10 month ago
The Prime Minister of Netherlands Mark Rutte says we can't negotiate with Turkey under their threats.
10 month ago
We will never negotiate under threats from the Turkish government - Dutch PM Rutte
Iraq's Federal Police and Rapid Response units are carrying out raids, searching for Da'ish fighters in captured parts of Bab Al-Tob.10 month ago
Iraq's Federal Police and Rapid Response units are carrying out raids, searching for Da'ish fighters in captured parts of Bab Al-Tob.
10 month ago
Reports on Eastern-Cairo Prosecutor's Office approved the release of former Egyptian President Mubarak. Going home shortly. Egypt
Video: U.S military convoy near Manbij, Syria10 month ago
Video: U.S military convoy near Manbij, Syria
Ninawa offensive: Fighters from Iraq's Hashd destroy a Da'ish car bomb after the suicide bomber fled.10 month ago
Ninawa offensive: Fighters from Iraq's Hashd destroy a Da'ish car bomb after the suicide bomber fled.
10 month ago
Assad blaming Western and European sanctions on Syria for refugee crisis.
10 month ago
Hassan Omar, Mohamer Noor and Abdullahi Leesto who were former parliament members were killed in the Mogadishu attack
Rapid Response Division in full control of Ashur hotel central Mosul. Iraq10 month ago
Rapid Response Division in full control of Ashur hotel central Mosul. Iraq
10 month ago
Former Somali MPs are among the people killed in today's Al Shabab car bombing near wehlie hotel-Andalus reported
10 month ago
Somalia: Al Shabab claim the credit of today's car bombing near Wehliye hotel saying they killed at least 30
10 month ago
Iraq denies additional US troops arrival to Al-Assad base in Anbar.
10 month ago
EU calls on Turkey to refrain from "excessive statements" following Nazi comments regarding Dutch