Besieged Eastern Aleppo Video: FSA forces push back attacks from pro-Assad forces on Ithaa 7 civilians killed including women and children as result of bombardment of Bzaa town near Al BabSAA in the old city of Aleppo SyriaISIS releases issue 4 of Rumiyah magazine, released first in Russian and Turkish. Includes commentary on #OhioState attacker Several killed and wounded as 11 Surface-to-Surface missiles hit Kafr Karmin villageVladimir Putin has asked RuMoD to posthumously award two female nurses with honorary medals after they were killed in Syria on Monday. SOHR: The government forces shell Daraa city and its countryside and raids on the eastern countryside of Idlib Syrian or Russia air force carries out a series of strikes on ISIS-held Raqqa. Rebels shelled SAA positions near Aleppo citadelRebels in what's left of Aleppo city have finally chosen one leader, Abu Al Abd Ashada, leader of Liwa Al Ashada Video: Free Idlib Army T-55MV shelling Zahraa with Bulgarian-produced ammunitionIsrael parliament advances bill on legalizing settler homesThe warplanes are flying over Raqqa city Kerry and Lavrov meeting in Hamburg begins, discussions to center on AleppoLibya - Today at least 3 SVBIEDs have exploded in front al Saiqa base (LNA SoF) in Boatni district, Benghazi. Causualities reported. Assad: Our past support for Hamas was not because it's a Muslim Brotherhood organization, but because it's a resistance group. Syrian rebel chief thanks Israel 'for striking military airbase near Damascus' Assad: Iran's dialogue with the Muslim Brotherhood is an attempt to reduce harm and damage. ISIL claimed they snipers shot and killed 8 special forces of the Iraqi army in the district al-Nur in the East of MosulRussia's focus "is on going after the moderate opposition," not Nusra, in Aleppo, says @toner_markUS "hoping for at least a pause in the violence" in Aleppo from meeting now underway in Hamburg between @JohnKerry and Russia FM Lavrov. Kazakhstan Eight people on trial for terrorism in Qaraghandy Warplanes hit Kafr Karmin town with incendiary ammunitionDefense Secretary Ash Carter meets with Israeli Defense Minister Avigdor Lieberman in Israel next Monday. Syria's Assad says Aleppo win would be 'huge step towards end' of war .@JHahnEU: Georgia, Ukraine visa lib: Welcome agreement on suspension mechanism. Urge @EUCouncil, @Europarl_EN to decide asap @MFAgovge @MFA_Ukraine Belgium charged 2 Kosovars and 1 Serb with terrorism over suspicions recruited fighters for Syria,raised funds for Islamic State Hezbollah's military media @C_Military1 shows latest map of Aleppo. Rebel-held areas are in blue. SAA has taken 78% of city's neighborhoods. Iraq: Iraqi forces continue to advance in Mosul, but progress is slow and some units are suffering heavy losses Unknown armed men gun down religious scholar in Herat province: Herat police HQ confirms

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7 December 2016
Besieged Eastern Aleppo Video: FSA forces push back attacks from pro-Assad forces on Ithaa
SAA in the old city of Aleppo Syria
ISIS releases issue 4 of Rumiyah magazine, released first in Russian and Turkish. Includes commentary on #OhioState attacker
Video: Free Idlib Army T-55MV shelling Zahraa with Bulgarian-produced ammunition
Libya - Today at least 3 SVBIEDs have exploded in front al Saiqa base (LNA SoF) in Boatni district, Benghazi. Causualities reported.
ISIL claimed they snipers shot and killed 8 special forces of the Iraqi army in the district al-Nur in the East of Mosul
Russia's focus "is on going after the moderate opposition," not Nusra, in Aleppo, says @toner_mark
Hezbollah's military media @C_Military1 shows latest map of Aleppo. Rebel-held areas are in blue. SAA has taken 78% of city's neighborhoods.
Iraq: Iraqi forces continue to advance in Mosul, but progress is slow and some units are suffering heavy losses