Reuters: the U.S. army says it temporarily took down its website after a hacking incident Two #Saudi soldiers die in cross-border attack from #Yemen#ISIS just released new video from its affiliate in #Sinai Hezbollah seized several crossings linking a northeastern Lebanese border town to a western Syrian villageObama on training Iraqi security forces: "We don't yet have a complete strategy..." Lebanon to repay $1bn of looming bond maturities with cash reserves Obama downplays setbacks against ISIS in IraqIAEA studies Syrian request to use lower grade nuclear fuel in reactorErdogan’s party likely to struggle forming new Turkish government UN atomic watchdog wants more cooperation from IranReports of a large explosion south of #Hasakah city #Syria More than 23 civilians were killed in the latest round of Saudi airstrikes on the Northwestern Yemeni province of Sa'dahIran to open 150 alcohol treatment centres Israel says China demands no workers in settlements20 dead in Syria regime raid in Idlib provinceA rocket was fired from #Gaza to Ashkelon moments ago Turkish Deputy PM says early election distant possibility, Ak Party will attempt to form coalitionMaarat al-Numan was hit by a barrel bomb this #Syria #HDP passes 12%. Congratulations to all Kurds everywhere#TurkeyElections: #Kurds celebrate in wartorn #Kobane #SyriaChants alternating between "Erdogan murderer" and "Erdogan is a donkey" #Diyarbakir #Turkey =Turkish PM Davutoğlu is expected to make a statement shortlyTurkey: Erdogans ruling party leads polls but could lose parliament majority: TV US military confirms airstrike against ISIS near Aleppo, where the group is fighting the Nusra-led Jaish al-Fateh. The electricity in Haymana area in Ankara is gone, area with most HDP votes in whole Ankara. #Qatar likely to be stripped of #WorldCup, says whistleblower Kuwait celebrates new consulate in ErbilErdogan’s absolute power at stake in Turkey's general electionUN says it has now registered almost 4 million Syrian refugees, more than half are childrenAl-Qaeda-linked militants behead Philippine militiaman

Map. History of Middle East conflict

8 June 2015
Two #Saudi soldiers die in cross-border attack from #Yemen
#ISIS just released new video from its affiliate in #Sinai
Obama on training Iraqi security forces: "We don't yet have a complete strategy..."
Erdogan’s party likely to struggle forming new Turkish government
Maarat al-Numan was hit by a barrel bomb this #Syria
#HDP passes 12%. Congratulations to all Kurds everywhere
#TurkeyElections: #Kurds celebrate in wartorn #Kobane #Syria
Chants alternating between "Erdogan murderer" and "Erdogan is a donkey" #Diyarbakir #Turkey =
US military confirms airstrike against ISIS near Aleppo, where the group is fighting the Nusra-led Jaish al-Fateh.
#Qatar likely to be stripped of #WorldCup, says whistleblower
UN says it has now registered almost 4 million Syrian refugees, more than half are children