Fighting still ongoing near Khanaser. IS report today from SE of the town puts frontlines ~6km from the road. Tahrir al-Sham (HTS) is attacking FSA al-Safwa Division bases in west Aleppo countryside Complete interruption of water in Raqqa city because of the old bridge shelling,which led to the destruction of water main line #EuphratesShield forces started a pincer movement aiming to isolate and take ISIS-held Al-Bab (last 48 hrs' gains are in purple). Libya- LAF conducted today airstrikes against 2 MSCD ammunition depots in al-Ahmar area south of Derna US will impose new sanctions on Iran tomorrow over ballistic missile testU.S. expected to impose additional sanctions on Iranian entities as early as Friday - sources USS Porter DDG78 transited Bosphorus & entered Black SeaReferendum over Presidential system in Turkey on 2 or 9 AprilTurkish parliament sends charter draft to president Iranian drone flying over NW. Aleppo countryside. Rebels trying to down it with several AA gunsSAA is aimed to reach Al Bab and clash with FSA if neededUSS Porter DDG78, Arleigh Burke-class destroyer transited Bosphorus and entered Black Sea 16:00GMT Footage of Iraq's army aviation taking out a Da'ish armed vehicle during a battle west of Mosul. IS seized Storage Base - Battalion 559 north of Al-Seen Military airpotHTS - Haya Tahrir Shaam Official Flag Iran rejects 'baseless' warning from Trump's White HouseAleppo : FSA took full control of al-Amiyah village and the 500 Hill east of AlBab after battle with ISIS. Homs: Syrian government warplanes carry out Airstrikes over Rastan city Some pics of ISIS assault on Battalion 559: pro-Government fleeing, spoils and KIA (NDF). Heavy clashes continue in area. PMU build a military hospital, logistics warehouse and a helicopter landing strip in west Mosul desert. Iraq Israel's Netanyahu vows to establish a new settlement `as soon as possible' to make up for demolished AmonaIsrael's Netanyahu to visit London next week for talks with PM MayIS destroyed government tank near Kwers Airport in eastern Aleppo Iran: Supreme Leader's top adviser, Ali Akbar Velayati, says that US threats against Iran over ballistic missile test 'are useless'Euphrates Shield forces seized 4 hamlets East of Bzaah (probable location). Video: Free Syrian Army hits Daesh with mortar shells on outskirts of alBabEuphrates Shield forces captured Avasi, Hassani, Levahice and Fecran villages near Al BabSeveral air strikes on Qaboun near DamascusTurkish airforce and artillery hit 344 ISIS targets in Al Bab, Tadif, Bzaah, Kabasin

Map. History of Middle East conflict

2 February 2017
Fighting still ongoing near Khanaser. IS report today from SE of the town puts frontlines ~6km from the road.
#EuphratesShield forces started a pincer movement aiming to isolate and take ISIS-held Al-Bab (last 48 hrs' gains are in purple).
Iranian drone flying over NW. Aleppo countryside. Rebels trying to down it with several AA guns
SAA is aimed to reach Al Bab and clash with FSA if needed
USS Porter DDG78, Arleigh Burke-class destroyer transited Bosphorus and entered Black Sea 16:00GMT
Footage of Iraq's army aviation taking out a Da'ish armed vehicle during a battle west of Mosul.
IS seized Storage Base - Battalion 559 north of Al-Seen Military airpot
HTS - Haya Tahrir Shaam Official Flag
Aleppo : FSA took full control of al-Amiyah village and the 500 Hill east of AlBab after battle with ISIS.
Homs: Syrian government warplanes carry out Airstrikes over Rastan city
Some pics of ISIS assault on Battalion 559: pro-Government fleeing, spoils and KIA (NDF). Heavy clashes continue in area.
PMU build a military hospital, logistics warehouse and a helicopter landing strip in west Mosul desert. Iraq
Euphrates Shield forces seized 4 hamlets East of Bzaah (probable location).
Video: Free Syrian Army hits Daesh with mortar shells on outskirts of alBab
Euphrates Shield forces captured Avasi, Hassani, Levahice and Fecran villages near Al Bab
Several air strikes on Qaboun near Damascus
Turkish airforce and artillery hit 344 ISIS targets in Al Bab, Tadif, Bzaah, Kabasin