Turkish court rejects appeal of journalists in espionage and terror case Norwegian special forces at the scene of today's attack on the Spanish embassy in Kabul #Turkey: Destruction of Kurdish city of #Diyarbakir after clashes#Russia warplanes carried out airstrikes targeting a Relief Depot in #Sarmin town #Idlib Turkey's Erdoğan says Iraqi appeal to Security Council 'not honest' Lebanese kidnappers release son of late Libyan leader Muammar Gaddafi - gov't IS Claims Killing 30 in Anbar Suicide Bombing, Records Attack with UAV UK won't send ground troops to Iraq as foreign ground troops are not welcome: British Defense Secretary Erdogan: "We will meet with Qatar and Saudi Arabia to take decision regarding the safe zone in #Syria" Son of late Libyan dictator Qaddafi kidnapped in Lebanon: security Switzerland: 2 men of syrian origin arrested in Geneva. Traces of explosives found in their carThere was 130 ceasefire breaches on the contact line of #Nagorno-Karabakh yesterday. Azeri troops fired with small arms, mortars, AA gun. Da'ish have detonated a bridge connecting northern Ramadi w/ the former Anbar Ops Command HQ as #Iraq's forces prepare to storm city centre. Troops from #Denmark guarding Ayn Al-Asad airbase in western #Anbar, #Iraq. Site of coalition training project. Iran is beginning to withdraw its elite fighters from the Russian-led military campaign in Syria#Syria Rebels destroyed a tank in Northern Homs with an ATGM#Spain's PM @marianorajoy confirms Spanish policeman killed in attack on #Kabul embassy. #AfghanistanIranian Azeris protest Baku crackdown on ShiasMeanwhile in #Damascus running today for "Stop Violence Against Women"Russian delivered RPO-A Shmels and two T-62s captured by the Islamic State in Mahin. Judging by the massive amount of construction equipment in use and visible from sat imagery, #ISIS may be moving much of Caliphate underground #Lavrov says #Russia does not have any plans to launch airstrikes against #ISIS in #Libya Rival factions in #Libya set Dec. 16 as target date for signing UN-backed deal - envoy 7 reportedly injured in embassy of Spain in Kabul, which was targeted by the car bombPics At The Front line in #Palmyran face to face with #ISIS/#ISIL/#DaeshTurkey: 'Special security region' declared in province of Gaziantep near the border of Syria#Kabul: again gun firing nowKabul Blast - reports indicate gunfire resumes near or at Spanish embassy after a one hour break Footage of situation in #Kabul this evening following reported bombing and gun attack.Curfew in Diyarbakır lifted after 9 days yet police continue controlling entries and exits

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11 December 2015
Norwegian special forces at the scene of today's attack on the Spanish embassy in Kabul
#Turkey: Destruction of Kurdish city of #Diyarbakir after clashes
#Russia warplanes carried out airstrikes targeting a Relief Depot in #Sarmin town #Idlib
Turkey's Erdoğan says Iraqi appeal to Security Council 'not honest'
Lebanese kidnappers release son of late Libyan leader Muammar Gaddafi - gov't
Troops from #Denmark guarding Ayn Al-Asad airbase in western #Anbar, #Iraq. Site of coalition training project.
#Syria Rebels destroyed a tank in Northern Homs with an ATGM
#Spain's PM @marianorajoy confirms Spanish policeman killed in attack on #Kabul embassy. #Afghanistan
Iranian Azeris protest Baku crackdown on Shias
Meanwhile in #Damascus running today for "Stop Violence Against Women"
Russian delivered RPO-A Shmels and two T-62s captured by the Islamic State in Mahin.
Pics At The Front line in #Palmyran face to face with #ISIS/#ISIL/#Daesh
Curfew in Diyarbakır lifted after 9 days yet police continue controlling entries and exits