Latest Report about Sheikh Saeed was 3 hours ago saying SAA took electricity company and a number of building blocks Seems ISIS now focusing on Palmyra itself as many reports of a massive blast from Silos area that rocked whole city few ago Iraqi Mi-35M attack helicopter does a low pass over a convoy of Iraq's forces during ops near Tal 'Afar. IS footage of aftermath of Al Salam hospital a day after taking it from Iraqi army southeast of Mosul JFS attacked a government convoy heading from Aleppo towards reef Homs in the Ithriya road. Some vehicles hit including a tank Massive explosion shacked parts of Palmyra east Homs believed to be an ISIS SVBIED struck SAA checkpoint Syria ISIS fighters took over 8 SAA Checkpoints in the areas of Shair and Huwaysis, Eastern HomsAleppo civil defense find government missile which landed near Kafrkarmin camps, rural west Aleppo but did not explode View of Mount Arabeen from the ground. The base is clearly visible as well as 2 howitzers (likely Russian Msta-B). South Aleppo T-55 tank belonging to Iraq's Hashd takes out an incoming Da'ish truck bomb near Tal 'Afar, west of Mosul. Aleppo: Artillery and missiles never stopped despite Lavrov claimsSAA suspends combat operations in East Aleppo due to civilian evacuation - Lavrov UN Envoy for Syria Staffan de Mistura says he plans to meet "people around the team" of U.S. President-elect TrumpHashd destroyed the 'elite' Daesh force called Al-Farooq Brigade who tried to break the siege of TalAbta in a 'fierce' 5 hours battle Iraq Aftermath of Russian airstrikes with cluster/incendiary munitions on IDP camp in Kafrkarmin last night Iraq's Federal Police shelling Da'ish positions in the Albu Sayf district just south of Mosul. Libya: LNA sources report that the 101th and 21th Infantry Brigades have taken control of Gate 50 East of Sirte SOHR: Shelling by the government forces and warplanes target the countryside of Hama and Jisr al-Shughur Idlib Turkish Leopard 2 tanks near Al Bab Today big protests in Paris in front of Eiffel tower in solidarity with besieged AleppoTAF hitting ISIS in Al Bab nowSouth Aleppo: Sham Front shelled government base in Cement Factory with Grad rockets. Al Jazeera correspondent: 46 dead and more than 230 injured in Aleppo city today Russian Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov announces halt in Syrian strikes on Aleppo "We are having discussions about the modalities of the technical discussions," with Russia about Syria, says @StateDept. US-Russia military meeting tomorrow would be "technical talks" about Syria, says @StateDept. Russia's Lavrov and @JohnKerry spoke by phone today about Aleppo, says @StateDept. Large number of civilians are exiting rebel controlled Aleppo Syria Imam Ali Brigades said 10 hours ago repelled ISIS attack at North East Palmyra at Silos Full IS report on Palmyra- restate land taken, claim 97KIA 5 tanks/1 bmp captured, 3 ATGM launchers, missiles, 3 guns lots of other ammo etc

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8 December 2016
Iraqi Mi-35M attack helicopter does a low pass over a convoy of Iraq's forces during ops near Tal 'Afar.
IS footage of aftermath of Al Salam hospital a day after taking it from Iraqi army southeast of Mosul
Aleppo civil defense find government missile which landed near Kafrkarmin camps, rural west Aleppo but did not explode
View of Mount Arabeen from the ground. The base is clearly visible as well as 2 howitzers (likely Russian Msta-B). South Aleppo
T-55 tank belonging to Iraq's Hashd takes out an incoming Da'ish truck bomb near Tal 'Afar, west of Mosul.
SAA suspends combat operations in East Aleppo due to civilian evacuation - Lavrov
Hashd destroyed the 'elite' Daesh force called Al-Farooq Brigade who tried to break the siege of TalAbta in a 'fierce' 5 hours battle Iraq
Aftermath of Russian airstrikes with cluster/incendiary munitions on IDP camp in Kafrkarmin last night
Iraq's Federal Police shelling Da'ish positions in the Albu Sayf district just south of Mosul.
Turkish Leopard 2 tanks near Al Bab
Today big protests in Paris in front of Eiffel tower in solidarity with besieged Aleppo
South Aleppo: Sham Front shelled government base in Cement Factory with Grad rockets.
Large number of civilians are exiting rebel controlled Aleppo Syria
Imam Ali Brigades said 10 hours ago repelled ISIS attack at North East Palmyra at Silos
Full IS report on Palmyra- restate land taken, claim 97KIA 5 tanks/1 bmp captured, 3 ATGM launchers, missiles, 3 guns lots of other ammo etc