King of Morocco names Saad Eddine El Othmani from Islamist PJD party as new prime minister

Death toll in boat attack off Yemen coast hits 42: IOM UN Envoy on Libya Martin Kobler arrived Cairo from Tunisia for a visit of several daysIraq's forces are approaching the Great Mosque of Al-Nuri, where Al-Baghdadi announced the caliphate. Intense fighting ongoing. Russian Navy's Ropucha Class large landing craft Korolev 130 southbound on the Bosphorus towards Syria. Heavily laden Ropucha class LSTM BF Korolev transits Med-bound Bosphorus en route to Tartus for its 4th Syria deployment in 2017 Egypt: Killed 3 and injured children by gunmen in RafahNSO reports 44 offices of various organizations and political movements were shut down in the past week PYD/YPG in Syria Ninawa offensive: Iraq's Hashd clashing with Da'ish during the liberation of the Al-Hamidat village near Badush, west of Mosul. Law enforcement forces kill 3 of ISIS fighter, and detentied 13 suspects - North SinaiThe Latin inscription on one of the reportedly weapon remnants of the Al-Jinah mosque strike reads: "30000892-01 REV C S[?]N 005827". Security forces foiled three brothers transfer firearms and ammunition within a fishing vessel in Neil river - LuxorTwo people were killed after an unidentified Shell House South RafahDevastating ISIS SVBIED attack on Iraqi Security Forces in Mosul Iraq FSA in clashes with IS in eastern QalamounStolen Ukrainian gas from Crimea are being smuggled to Syria from KerchEgyptian Co, ElSwedish and ⁧⁩ Japanese firsm Marubeni sign a memorandum of understanding to create a wind power station with capacity of 500 MB to ⁩ Suez ⁧ Bay ⁩ East Damascus: intense clashes in Jobar as pro-Government forces backed by armoured bulldozers and tanks try to break Rebel defenses. Smoke rises above Mosul's city centre as the battle for "old Mosul" begins to intensify. Great progress by Iraq's Rapid Response units. Image show Federal Police advanced into Bab Al-Abyath neighborhood old Mosul district. Iraq Iran pilgrims to join this year's hajj: Saudi Death of Hizballah leader in Syria confirmed by Hizballah-affiliated media, claiming he was killed on Thursday, not by Israeli strikes. NATO ships arrived in OdesaUS strike on Syrian mosque a 'war crime', Turkey says Part of the tail from a US bomb likely MXU-650 off a family of bombs like the Paveway 4 Approximate route of Israeli airstrike tonight according to SAA Da'ish stockpile of chemicals discovered by Iraq's Federal Police in eastern Mosul. Military sources denied claims which are about death of Hezbollah commander/s due the Israel and ISIS airstrike Defense Ministry of Russia is waiting for comments from the Pentagon about the bombing of a village in SyriaFour Turkish imams linked to Turkey's Presidency of Religious Affairs (Diyanet) denied visas to Belgium Over 1000 Iraqi PMU trucks loaded with aid arrived to civilians displaced by ISIS

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23 March 2017
UN Envoy on Libya Martin Kobler arrived Cairo from Tunisia for a visit of several days
Iraq's forces are approaching the Great Mosque of Al-Nuri, where Al-Baghdadi announced the caliphate. Intense fighting ongoing.
Russian Navy's Ropucha Class large landing craft Korolev 130 southbound on the Bosphorus towards Syria.
Heavily laden Ropucha class LSTM BF Korolev transits Med-bound Bosphorus en route to Tartus for its 4th Syria deployment in 2017
NSO reports 44 offices of various organizations and political movements were shut down in the past week PYD/YPG in Syria
Ninawa offensive: Iraq's Hashd clashing with Da'ish during the liberation of the Al-Hamidat village near Badush, west of Mosul.
The Latin inscription on one of the reportedly weapon remnants of the Al-Jinah mosque strike reads: "30000892-01 REV C S[?]N 005827".
Devastating ISIS SVBIED attack on Iraqi Security Forces in Mosul Iraq
Stolen Ukrainian gas from Crimea are being smuggled to Syria from Kerch
Egyptian Co, ElSwedish and ⁧⁩ Japanese firsm Marubeni sign a memorandum of understanding to create a wind power station with capacity of 500 MB to ⁩ Suez ⁧ Bay ⁩
Smoke rises above Mosul's city centre as the battle for "old Mosul" begins to intensify. Great progress by Iraq's Rapid Response units.
Image show Federal Police advanced into Bab Al-Abyath neighborhood old Mosul district. Iraq
NATO ships arrived in Odesa
US strike on Syrian mosque a 'war crime', Turkey says
Part of the tail from a US bomb likely MXU-650 off a family of bombs like the Paveway 4
Approximate route of Israeli airstrike tonight according to SAA
Da'ish stockpile of chemicals discovered by Iraq's Federal Police in eastern Mosul.
Over 1000 Iraqi PMU trucks loaded with aid arrived to civilians displaced by ISIS