Iraq's forces conducting clearing ops in the Diyala-Salahuddin-Kirkuk border region. 3 killed and 5 casualties today by government barrel bombs in Tafas Daraa 6 alleged PKK members detained in Istanbul and Aksaray on suspicion of carrying out Yenibosna bomb attack Russian / Syrian aircrafts is circling over rebel-held Aleppo in low altitude Ahrar al-Sham accuses Jund al-Aqsa of covering for Islamic State sleeper cells and gives a 24-hour ultimatum for Jund al-Aqsa to release its kidnapped man; fleeing fugitives. The blast occurred near Qamishlo airport, no casualties confirmed. A huge blast reported in Qamishlo, Syria. Rebels wearing army fatigues attempted to break through the base's perimeter in Kupwara The U.S is painting their F/A-18's to match the paint schemes of Russian jets in Syria. Standard training, but interesting nonetheless. Air strikes hit Syria's Idlib province tonightSy AF airstrikes on Jarjanaz in Idlib provinceFootage from Damascus western suburb Qudsseya -under government siegeRussian air force Tu-204 and Su-35 over Syria Re downed F16: PKK only reported that they fired at a flying object, supposedly a Turkish aircraft, and something fell in flames. Turkish fans at Turkey-Ukraine Worldcup qualification. HT 1:2 Both India and Pakistan have moved their military near their borders. Many high level Indian officers are deployed. SAA captures Khalid Ibn al-Walid Mosque and numerous blocks during their significant advances in Salah al-Din District Russia requested an emergency meeting of the UN Security Council to discuss the withdrawal of gunmen from AleppoJund al-Aqsa threatens to stop participation in Hama campaign if Ahrar al-Sham doesn't stop alleged "aggression" against them Israeli forces operation in HebronPKK claims they've shot down a Turkish warplane in Qandil mount, Kurdistan region of Iraq Syrians living in besieged East Aleppo ask why Hezbollah was not asked by De Mistura to leave Aleppo City in his speech today. Russia urges UN-security council to hold an emergency session to discuss Syrian crises IS Claims that it suicide bomber Abu Bakar Ashami kills at least 9 Rafidi army and malitias in SE of RamadiKarabakh MOD: We warn the Defense Ministry of Azerbaijan that any targeting of Armenian soldiers by them will not remain unpunished. Jund al-Aqsa is another IS waiting to happen. Shocking pro IS comments came from group members today following Atmeh attack aginst rebelsTAF: Today, 68 previously located Daesh targets shot 252 times with Fırtına howitzers and 80 times with Multiple Rocket Launcher. Turkey Blast at Syrian camp near Turkish border kills 35Aleppo: Syrian Rebels repel government from Salahdin and Sulayman Al Halabi neighbourhoodsRussia, Syrian government to destroy east Aleppo: UN envoy

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6 October 2016
Iraq's forces conducting clearing ops in the Diyala-Salahuddin-Kirkuk border region.
Ahrar al-Sham accuses Jund al-Aqsa of covering for Islamic State sleeper cells and gives a 24-hour ultimatum for Jund al-Aqsa to release its kidnapped man; fleeing fugitives.
The U.S is painting their F/A-18's to match the paint schemes of Russian jets in Syria. Standard training, but interesting nonetheless.
Air strikes hit Syria's Idlib province tonight
Sy AF airstrikes on Jarjanaz in Idlib province
Russian air force Tu-204 and Su-35 over Syria
Turkish fans at Turkey-Ukraine Worldcup qualification. HT 1:2
Jund al-Aqsa threatens to stop participation in Hama campaign if Ahrar al-Sham doesn't stop alleged "aggression" against them
Israeli forces operation in Hebron
IS Claims that it suicide bomber Abu Bakar Ashami kills at least 9 Rafidi army and malitias in SE of Ramadi
Blast at Syrian camp near Turkish border kills 35
Russia, Syrian government to destroy east Aleppo: UN envoy