Map. History of Middle East conflict

17 October 2017
11 month ago
North Raqqa : YPG / SDF take Sheikh Salih Farm, Laqtah and surround Al Hishah
11 month ago
After 22 days of operations, the Egyptian military have launched a new campaign south East of Sheikh Zweid. Egypt
11 month ago
SW Aleppo: 1070 project and surroundings again targeted by airstrikes & shelling amidst a new attempt by pro-Government to advance.
11 month ago
ISIS military commander for Baghdad and Diyala killed in drone strike north of Baghdad, Iraqi War Media Office reported.
Russian Kuznetsov aircraft carrier naval group is now between Cyprus and Turkey11 month ago
Russian Kuznetsov aircraft carrier naval group is now between Cyprus and Turkey
North Aleppo : An FSA de-miner probes the ground as the dangerous of work of clearing ISIS explosive devices continues.11 month ago
North Aleppo : An FSA de-miner probes the ground as the dangerous of work of clearing ISIS explosive devices continues.
Another Turkish military convoy has reached Kızıltepe town en route to Silopi district today11 month ago
Another Turkish military convoy has reached Kızıltepe town en route to Silopi district today
11 month ago
Court in Kazakhstan sentenced businessman Tokhtar Tuleshov to 21 years in prison for funding opposition groups + being linked to coup plot.
11 month ago
Aleppo: besieged Rebels foiled an attempt by pro-Government forces to advance towards Sheikh Lutfi.
FSA in Daraa launch homemade scud missile destroying Iranian-Hezbollah operations -English11 month ago
FSA in Daraa launch homemade scud missile destroying Iranian-Hezbollah operations -English
FSA in Daraa launch homemade scud missile destroying Iranian-Hezbollah operations -English
11 month ago
2nd day of #WrathOfEuphrates: SDF from Ain Issa advanced 12 km and captured village Ebed & the hamlets Sheikh Salih & Cihad, east of Ain Issa
11 month ago
SDF advanced and took controls of 2 new villages Loqta and Al Hewi in Raqqa northern countryside Syria
11 month ago
Kremlin: We won't bomb Aleppo until further Putin's decision
11 month ago
Peshmerga have begun house-to-house clearances in Bashiqa
West Ghouta: Rebels destroyed with an ATGM a Shilka on Tell Al-Kabusiyah, North of Khan Al-Sheih.11 month ago
West Ghouta: Rebels destroyed with an ATGM a Shilka on Tell Al-Kabusiyah, North of Khan Al-Sheih.
11 month ago
Israel says 'no' to Middle East peace conference in Paris
Amaq Agency published a drone photo of Hashd militants with dozens of civilians who fled the war. Claimed men were separated from women and  executed.11 month ago
Amaq Agency published a drone photo of Hashd militants with dozens of civilians who fled the war. Claimed men were separated from women and executed.
Roads to Raqqa: Potential Turkish and Kurdish Offensives @WashInstitute11 month ago
Roads to Raqqa: Potential Turkish and Kurdish Offensives @WashInstitute
11 month ago
Iraqi forces in Hamam al-Alil have found the bodies of 100 people beheaded by ISIS
Russian Navy Ropucha class LSTM Georgiy Pobedonosets 016 returns from Tartus Syria, departs Aegean  and  transits Dardanelles11 month ago
Russian Navy Ropucha class LSTM Georgiy Pobedonosets 016 returns from Tartus Syria, departs Aegean and transits Dardanelles
New footage shows that Turkish troops and a military convoy have reached Gaziantep11 month ago
New footage shows that Turkish troops and a military convoy have reached Gaziantep
11 month ago
Chechen man who complained to Putin about Chechen govmt and forced to publicly apologise to Kadyrov has disappeared
11 month ago
SNHR: 3 victims died due to gov artillery shells fired on Al Za'farana town in Homs, Nov 7
11 month ago
Iraq federal police found a mass graveyard inside the college of Agriculture west Hammam Al-Alil
11 month ago
Naha al-Hababi, MP from Nineveh: Foreign fighters have fled Tel Afar as the Iraqi Security Forces approach the city
11 month ago
FSA has captured Tal Battal Sharqi,Sheikh Jarrah,Shubayran from ISIS and also recaptured Shudud from ISIS
The Defense Department has identified three soldiers killed outside a military base in Jordan.11 month ago
The Defense Department has identified three soldiers killed outside a military base in Jordan.
#EuphratesShield forces seized Tall Jurji, Tel Battal Sharqi, Shabiran, Shayk Jarrah from #ISIS, North of Al-Bab.11 month ago
#EuphratesShield forces seized Tall Jurji, Tel Battal Sharqi, Shabiran, Shayk Jarrah from #ISIS, North of Al-Bab.
11 month ago
Amaq has reported a 4th suicide operation in today's Mosul defence, this one in Intisar (again).
Pictures from hundreds of families fleeing ISIS with help of Iraqi PMU south and east of Mosul towards IDP camps11 month ago
Pictures from hundreds of families fleeing ISIS with help of Iraqi PMU south and east of Mosul towards IDP camps
11 month ago
US has ended its bombing campaign against Islamic State in Sirte Libya after 3 months of continuous airstrikes
11 month ago
Turkey would not like to see Raqqa, an Arab city in its entirety, to be captured by non-Arabs, Deputy PM
Reports Peshmerga forces have taken the town of Bashiqa north of Mosul from ISIS11 month ago
Reports Peshmerga forces have taken the town of Bashiqa north of Mosul from ISIS
11 month ago
More American troops deployed to Kobani Ain al-Arab to support the battle to retake Raqqa - The Syrian Observatory
Drone captures Iraqi-led coalition forces massing west of Mosul11 month ago
Drone captures Iraqi-led coalition forces massing west of Mosul
11 month ago
Peshmerga announce the liberation of Bashiq and Bahzan municipality; several local Ezidi journalists confirmed
11 month ago
U.S. Army Chief Dunford says Kurdish-backed SDF is not the "solution for holding and governing Raqqa".
Peshmerga launches attack on ISIS militants in Bashiqa11 month ago
Peshmerga launches attack on ISIS militants in Bashiqa
11 month ago
Kremlin: Ceasefire government of Russian air task force in Aleppo continues
11 month ago
U.S. Army chief says coalition and Turkey will work together on the long-term plan of "seizing, holding and governing Raqqa.”
Fighting in Bashiqa near Mosul as Peshmerga forces attack the town today11 month ago
Fighting in Bashiqa near Mosul as Peshmerga forces attack the town today
Civilians injured in Douma after 15 air strikes on the Eastern Ghouta today11 month ago
Civilians injured in Douma after 15 air strikes on the Eastern Ghouta today
Footage taken by Peshmarga fighter inside Bashiqa just a few moments ago11 month ago
Footage taken by Peshmarga fighter inside Bashiqa just a few moments ago
In pictures: Peshmerga push into Bashiqa as coalition provides air support. #MosulOffensive11 month ago
In pictures: Peshmerga push into Bashiqa as coalition provides air support. #MosulOffensive
11 month ago
Islamic State claimed capture of Shudud village, North Aleppo
Mosul : Peshmerga take full control of Bashiqa from Daesh. ISF take Qabr al ‘Abd and Bakhaira11 month ago
Mosul : Peshmerga take full control of Bashiqa from Daesh. ISF take Qabr al ‘Abd and Bakhaira
Killed and wounded victims of airstrikes over the besieged Douma11 month ago
Killed and wounded victims of airstrikes over the besieged Douma
Peshmerga declare victory in Bashiq town, northeast of Mosul. The town under full control of Peshmerga forces.11 month ago
Peshmerga declare victory in Bashiq town, northeast of Mosul. The town under full control of Peshmerga forces.
Syrian or Russian air strikes on KafrNaha west of Aleppo11 month ago
Syrian or Russian air strikes on KafrNaha west of Aleppo
Syrian or Russian air strikes on KafrNaha west of Aleppo
11 month ago
Iraq , Nineveh - Iraqi forces controls Hammam AL Alil south of Mosul
Iraq , Nineveh - Iraqi forces controls Hammam AL Alil south of Mosul
US-led coalition forces pound ISIS positions in Bashiqa, helping Peshmerga troops advance11 month ago
US-led coalition forces pound ISIS positions in Bashiqa, helping Peshmerga troops advance
Civilians suffering from Chlorine gas in Khan Al-Asal after Assad helicopter dropped barrel bomb loaded with Chlorine gas in west Aleppo11 month ago
Civilians suffering from Chlorine gas in Khan Al-Asal after Assad helicopter dropped barrel bomb loaded with Chlorine gas in west Aleppo
Kuznetsov group have been waiting for bouy tender KIL-158 and  others. Nikolay Chiker on the move now,SE of Rhodes11 month ago
Kuznetsov group have been waiting for bouy tender KIL-158 and others. Nikolay Chiker on the move now,SE of Rhodes
Street scenes in western Aleppo, near sunset. Outgoing  and  incoming shelling sounds in distance, but not well heard on here11 month ago
Street scenes in western Aleppo, near sunset. Outgoing and incoming shelling sounds in distance, but not well heard on here
11 month ago
Russia has warned Turkey against advancing more than 25 kilometers into Syria
Aleppo municipality building. Smoke over rebel held eastern districts behind11 month ago
Aleppo municipality building. Smoke over rebel held eastern districts behind
ISIS putting up little resistance as Peshmerga advance into Bashiqa center from four directions11 month ago
ISIS putting up little resistance as Peshmerga advance into Bashiqa center from four directions
This is Mosul. Fierce fighting and no refuge. At least two thousand fleeing via Gogjali neighbourhood everyday11 month ago
This is Mosul. Fierce fighting and no refuge. At least two thousand fleeing via Gogjali neighbourhood everyday
11 month ago
Iraq federal police move toward Hammam Al-Alil cement plant.The Army and Rapid Response Division move toward Mosul Airport
11 month ago
SAA seized Tell al-Rakhm
Rudaw reporter: When breaking cover from a tunnel, two ISIS militants were captured by the Peshmerga11 month ago
Rudaw reporter: When breaking cover from a tunnel, two ISIS militants were captured by the Peshmerga
Islamic State Claims Suicide Attack On ISF  and  PMU Near Hammam Al-Alil In Tigris11 month ago
Islamic State Claims Suicide Attack On ISF and PMU Near Hammam Al-Alil In Tigris
Oil prices bounce after OPEC reaffirms plan to cut output11 month ago
Oil prices bounce after OPEC reaffirms plan to cut output
Russia again denies any children killed in Syria school11 month ago
Russia again denies any children killed in Syria school
11 month ago
Philippine Islamic militants have reported killing German sailor and abducting her male companion from their yacht
Libya: Photos of GNA MOD Mehdi Barghathi's house in Benghazi in flames11 month ago
Libya: Photos of GNA MOD Mehdi Barghathi's house in Benghazi in flames
11 month ago
4 women of a family were killed by male member in Balkh province: Reports
11 month ago
At least 11 ISIS militant have been killed in today’s clashes by the Peshmerga in Bashiqa
UAV Made by Daesh, downed by Iraq Special forces in eastern Mosul11 month ago
UAV Made by Daesh, downed by Iraq Special forces in eastern Mosul
Five ISIS suicide bombers have blown themselves up near Peshmerga positions, no casualties have been reported. #MosulOffensive11 month ago
Five ISIS suicide bombers have blown themselves up near Peshmerga positions, no casualties have been reported. #MosulOffensive
11 month ago
Third most senior ISIS leader Abu Hamza al-Muhajir, reportedly killed in an air-strike in Mosul's southern town of Hammam al-Alil
11 month ago
Angy Euphrates operation: villages Jurah, Umm Safa, Al Adriyah were captured by SDF on 6 November
YPG Reinforcements arrived in Northern Raqqah to participate in Raqqa Offensive. 30000 SDF Fighters will take part.11 month ago
YPG Reinforcements arrived in Northern Raqqah to participate in Raqqa Offensive. 30000 SDF Fighters will take part.
11 month ago
#EuphratesShield: Tal Jurji and Maziji also captured by FSA
11 month ago
Iraq police chief announces Hammam Al-Alil south Mosul officially completely captured
Statement by SecDef Ash Carter about start of ops vs ISIS to isolate Raqqa11 month ago
Statement by SecDef Ash Carter about start of ops vs ISIS to isolate Raqqa
Daesh Tunnel Digger left by fleeing fighters is seized by units of Iraq Army 9th Armoured Division East of Mosul11 month ago
Daesh Tunnel Digger left by fleeing fighters is seized by units of Iraq Army 9th Armoured Division East of Mosul
11 month ago
Iraqi Army and NPU Attacked by ISIS VBIED
Iraqi Army and NPU Attacked by ISIS VBIED
Amaq:2 Iraqi forces Hummers destroyed and a 3rd Hummer damaged in the village of Arbid, near Jaran village, southwest of Mosul11 month ago
Amaq:2 Iraqi forces Hummers destroyed and a 3rd Hummer damaged in the village of Arbid, near Jaran village, southwest of Mosul
U.S special forces at Raqqa offensive11 month ago
U.S special forces at Raqqa offensive
FSA capture al-Burj north of al-Bab, Aleppo11 month ago
FSA capture al-Burj north of al-Bab, Aleppo
SDF declare attack on Islamic State in Raqqa11 month ago
SDF declare attack on Islamic State in Raqqa
North East Latakia: FSA First Coastal Division blew up several pro-Government forces on Tell Hadadah with a Fagot.11 month ago
North East Latakia: FSA First Coastal Division blew up several pro-Government forces on Tell Hadadah with a Fagot.
ISIS releases pics from fighting in Homs province, lots of choppers (at least one Mil Mi-24) incoming.11 month ago
ISIS releases pics from fighting in Homs province, lots of choppers (at least one Mil Mi-24) incoming.
Kuznetsov battlegroup tugboat Nikolay Chiker now steaming east at 10 knots11 month ago
Kuznetsov battlegroup tugboat Nikolay Chiker now steaming east at 10 knots
US soldiers assisting SDF in the #WrathOfEuphrates Raqqa operation against ISIS11 month ago
US soldiers assisting SDF in the #WrathOfEuphrates Raqqa operation against ISIS
11 month ago
FSA has captured Al Burj south of Al Rai
11 month ago
7 Islamic State suspects detained last week were planning attacks in the Balkans, were receiving instructions from Syria - Kosovo prosecutor
Russian air strike hits market in Dana11 month ago
Russian air strike hits market in Dana
Russian air strike hits market in Dana
11 month ago
Kosovo says detained Islamic State suspects planned attacks in Balkans
11 month ago
President @RT_Erdogan says Turkish-backed forces are 13 KM away from Al-Bab in northern Syria.
11 month ago
Turkey's President @RT_Erdogan says "We asked the HDP to do politics inside parliament, instead they became a tool of PKK
ISIS suicide bombing on civilians fleeing Mosul city with Iraqi PMU and Fed. Police, dozens of causalities11 month ago
ISIS suicide bombing on civilians fleeing Mosul city with Iraqi PMU and Fed. Police, dozens of causalities
11 month ago
Clashes also ongoing south of Ayn Issa and near al-Hishah
11 month ago
SDF backed by Coalition airstrikes begin advance towards Laqtah amid intense clashes with IS
11 month ago
South-West Aleppo: Jaish Al-Fateh destroyed a BMP and repelled pro-Government forces as they tried to seize Tell Mutah
11 month ago
Aleppo Battle: Ahrar Al-Sham destroyed a mounted 23 mm gun on the road Ithriya-Khanasser with a landmine.
Syrian Journalist Ammar Bakkor died by Russian or SyAF Air strike on Al-Dana in the suburb of Idlib, His cameraman injured with other civilians11 month ago
Syrian Journalist Ammar Bakkor died by Russian or SyAF Air strike on Al-Dana in the suburb of Idlib, His cameraman injured with other civilians
11 month ago
First step under way to isolate Raqa for military assault: US official
Aleppo: Sultan Murad infiltrated a government position in Bustan Basha  and detonated IEDs.11 month ago
Aleppo: Sultan Murad infiltrated a government position in Bustan Basha and detonated IEDs.
Raqqa - SDF already captured 5 villages and advanced 10km since yesterday evening11 month ago
Raqqa - SDF already captured 5 villages and advanced 10km since yesterday evening
2nd ISOF Brigade Commander: we have killed 400 ISIS fighters and destroyed tens of VBIEDs in east Mosul.11 month ago
2nd ISOF Brigade Commander: we have killed 400 ISIS fighters and destroyed tens of VBIEDs in east Mosul.
11 month ago
Iraqi troops freed Hawijat al Husan(حويجه الحصان) village near Nimrud
11 month ago
Iraqi Security forces have captured the Hamam Alil refinery south of Mosul
11 month ago
Clashes btw IS and SDF south of Ein Issa town in northern Raqqa now
11 month ago
Video shows start of SDF operation to take Raqqah countryside
Video shows start of SDF operation to take Raqqah countryside
11 month ago
SDF say deal with US to prevent Turkey role in Raqa assault
Iraqi army advance into Mosul’s Intisar neighbourhood11 month ago
Iraqi army advance into Mosul’s Intisar neighbourhood
Two more Russian sailors southeast of Crete (with a Ka-27 helicopter in the background)11 month ago
Two more Russian sailors southeast of Crete (with a Ka-27 helicopter in the background)
Iraqi army North to Mosul11 month ago
Iraqi army North to Mosul
11 month ago
Iraqi forces suspends its military operations in eastern Mosul
11 month ago
30,000 SDF/YPG fighters will take part in the operation to take ISIS stronghold of Raqqa
SDF commander: We ask Turkey to not interfere with Syrian issues11 month ago
SDF commander: We ask Turkey to not interfere with Syrian issues
11 month ago
The name of the SDF/YPG operation to re-take Raqqa from ISIS is "Wrath of the Euphrates"
Details: Syrian Democratic Forces is composed of all ethnic groups, including Arabs, Kurds and Turkmen.11 month ago
Details: Syrian Democratic Forces is composed of all ethnic groups, including Arabs, Kurds and Turkmen.
Around 80% of those participating in the operation to liberate Raqqa are civilians from the city — SDF commander.11 month ago
Around 80% of those participating in the operation to liberate Raqqa are civilians from the city — SDF commander.
We are advancing stage by stage [against ISIS], and we prioritise the safety of civilians — Female commander of SDF.11 month ago
We are advancing stage by stage [against ISIS], and we prioritise the safety of civilians — Female commander of SDF.
“We asked civilians in Raqqa to steer clear of ISIS positions” — YPG-backed SDF issue statement.11 month ago
“We asked civilians in Raqqa to steer clear of ISIS positions” — YPG-backed SDF issue statement.
Female commander of SDF says we have formed “Angry Euphrates” to destroy ISIS caliphate of Raqqa.11 month ago
Female commander of SDF says we have formed “Angry Euphrates” to destroy ISIS caliphate of Raqqa.
SDF begin press conference announcing start of their operation to capture Raqqa from ISIS11 month ago
SDF begin press conference announcing start of their operation to capture Raqqa from ISIS
11 month ago
Aleppo: intense RuAF airstrikes on Menyan, Al-Assad suburb, 1070 Project, Mansoura and Rachidin areas since early morning.
Rudaw team with Iraqi army inside Intisar neighbourhood in ISIS-controlled Mosul city.11 month ago
Rudaw team with Iraqi army inside Intisar neighbourhood in ISIS-controlled Mosul city.
A nursery school was targeted with mortar rounds this morning in Harasta. Reports of 4 children killed and many injured.11 month ago
A nursery school was targeted with mortar rounds this morning in Harasta. Reports of 4 children killed and many injured.
North Hama: some spoils Rebels made yesterday in Shaliut checkpoint, incl. Kamaz with 37 mm gun, 2 pick-up with MG, ATGM launcher and Konkurs.11 month ago
North Hama: some spoils Rebels made yesterday in Shaliut checkpoint, incl. Kamaz with 37 mm gun, 2 pick-up with MG, ATGM launcher and Konkurs.
Iraq images allegedly from the Samarra bombing today that killed Shia pilgrims11 month ago
Iraq images allegedly from the Samarra bombing today that killed Shia pilgrims
Possible air (or artillery) strikes on Shuddud during offensive11 month ago
Possible air (or artillery) strikes on Shuddud during offensive
Possible air (or artillery) strikes on Shuddud during offensive
Harakat al-Nujaba says Qassem Suleimanei, the commander of Iran's al-Quds force is assisting them in the MosulOps11 month ago
Harakat al-Nujaba says Qassem Suleimanei, the commander of Iran's al-Quds force is assisting them in the MosulOps
The YPG's 11 month ago
The YPG's "Raqqa operation room" operates military-style (US-provided?) drones north of Raqqa
The YPG's
11 month ago
TAK-PKK affiliated group claims responsibility for Diyarbakir bombing.
11 month ago
ISOF capture Abo Maljam and Tell Hasheem villages in Hamam al-Aleel district
11 month ago
ISOF and the 16th Division enter al-Intisar neighbourhood as well as Ba'wiza (al-Saadah) at north entrance to Mosul
11 month ago
Clinton Foundation admits it didn't tell State Department of $1 million 'birthday gift' from Qatar
11 month ago
3 Children killed after heavy artillery bombing on Kindergarten in Harasta city
11 month ago
Provincial spokesman: A suicide bomber targets Shiite pilgrims north of Baghdad, kills at least 11, including Iranians
11 month ago
Pro-Kurdish HDP announces it is suspending all of its parliamentary activities over co-leaders Figen Yuksekdag and Selahattin Demirtas arrest
11 month ago
IS regained control of Shams el-Deen town south of Rumaylat after clashes with SDF
11 month ago
Both SDF and IS have deployed reinforcements north of Raqqa with reports that SDF will soon officially announce start of Raqqa offensive
11 month ago
Syria:government forces shell with artillery kindergarten in Harasta city in countryside of Damascus
11 month ago
ISIL militants conducting counter attack on Golden battalion units eastern Mosul.
11 month ago
Iraqi army enters the neighborhood of Bahwiza in northern Mosul
Blast in Samarra, Saladin Governorate, Iraq11 month ago
Blast in Samarra, Saladin Governorate, Iraq
An 11 month ago
An "ambulance bomb" targets a checkpoint south #Tikrit
Trump continues to knock Mosul offensive, calls leaders 'group of losers'11 month ago
Trump continues to knock Mosul offensive, calls leaders 'group of losers'