FSA Ahrar Al-Ashair have captured Zelaf Dam and Prison from ISIS Very East Suwaydaa Red Cross: More returning families to their neighborhoods,our team distributed sheltering materials as weather getting colder in Aleppo Lebanese national Amine Bakri shot dead in Angola. Lebanon President Aoun says Lebanese in Angola likely killed by Mossad15 militiamen of the YPG were killed in ISIL SVBIED attack in Western RaqqaPeople of the village of Sheikh Issa in Shahba areas were allowed back to their village after SDF cleared it of minesDeir Ez Zor IS claiming a loyalist 57mm gun hit SW of the City. Yazidi NGO @YazdaOrg raided and closed by KRG security forces in Dohuk,IraqTruce in Syria "still appears to be breaking down," says @statedeptspoxSDF combat footage (Incl. house-to-house clearing and GoPro-footage) from the military operation to liberate Raqqa from ISIS. "Deep concern" about renewed fighting in Libya, says @statedeptspox. Israeli PM Netanyahu calls for pardon of soldier who shot dead a Palestinian assailant lying wounded and motionless on the ground Damascus: Rebels shelled Dumayr and Nasiriyah Airbases today. A video shows Counter Terrorism units capturing one of many ISIS car bombs that were found in Industrial district east Mosul. Iraq Syria - Hezbollah is preventing Russian military officers and UN inspectors from entering Wadi Barada. A suicide bomber was arrested by Iraqi army earlier today in 18 kilo west Ramadi, the car bomb was blown up by security forcesNE Damascus: Rebels from E. Qalamoun shelled government Airbases of Dumayr and Nasiriyah with tanks & Grad rockets in support for Wadi Barada. Multiple Katyusha rockets fell on central Ramadi.The Shooting at a restaurant in the Fatih district of Istanbul where 2 people were injuredIsraeli Defense Minister @avigdorLiberman says he didn’t like verdict in Azariah case, and “will aid the soldier” Two people were injured in a shooting attack in a restaurant in Istanbul Al Arabiya sources: Several wounded in a shooting in a restaurant in Istanbul's Fatih district Egypt calls for tripartite meeting with Ethiopia, SudanCNN Turk: Shooting at a restaurant in the Fatih district of Istanbul Firing at Jashmed Road Karachi, One dead, identified as Abdul Rehman Pentagon: 450 US and allied military advisers helping Iraqis inside Mosul. "They have been in the city at different times," says @OIRSpox Kurdish forces defuse two IEDs in Tuz Khurmatu in last 24 hoursGermany detains Tunisian man linked to Berlin truck attacker FSA captured Zelaf Dam in east of Suwayda province after battles with ISIS/Daesh militants Rebels fired Grad missiles vs. pro-Assad forces in Jurin Iraq federal police unit freed hundreds of families in Al-Mithaq and Al-Sahaa SE Mosul that were used by ISIS as human shield

Map. History of Middle East conflict

4 January 2017
Red Cross: More returning families to their neighborhoods,our team distributed sheltering materials as weather getting colder in Aleppo
Lebanese national Amine Bakri shot dead in Angola. Lebanon President Aoun says Lebanese in Angola likely killed by Mossad
People of the village of Sheikh Issa in Shahba areas were allowed back to their village after SDF cleared it of mines
Deir Ez Zor IS claiming a loyalist 57mm gun hit SW of the City.
Yazidi NGO @YazdaOrg raided and closed by KRG security forces in Dohuk,Iraq
Truce in Syria "still appears to be breaking down," says @statedeptspox
SDF combat footage (Incl. house-to-house clearing and GoPro-footage) from the military operation to liberate Raqqa from ISIS.
A video shows Counter Terrorism units capturing one of many ISIS car bombs that were found in Industrial district east Mosul. Iraq
A suicide bomber was arrested by Iraqi army earlier today in 18 kilo west Ramadi, the car bomb was blown up by security forces
NE Damascus: Rebels from E. Qalamoun shelled government Airbases of Dumayr and Nasiriyah with tanks & Grad rockets in support for Wadi Barada.
Kurdish forces defuse two IEDs in Tuz Khurmatu in last 24 hours
Rebels fired Grad missiles vs. pro-Assad forces in Jurin