ISIS has launched a major assault near Iraqi Kurdish capital of Irbil #Syria: clashes between rebels and regime forces in al-Ameria district in SW #Aleppo city A fleet of cars carrying ISIS flags parade freely through the Libyan city of Benghazi. Egyptian President al-Sisi calls for UN mandate for international forces to intervene in #Libya43% of employees in Turkey work in excess of 50 hours per weekISIS fights civilians in bread and raises its price from 4 to 12,5 SPIraq Shiite militias rush to defend oil-rich Kirkuk from ISISIran condemns 'American Sniper' for encouraging violence against MuslimsISIS have burned to death 45 people in the western Iraqi town of al-Baghdadi Clashes resumed between ISIS and Peshmerga forces in Shingal8 fighters at least die due to targeting them in the east of Damascus Clashes took place between the FSA and the regime troops in the Daraa neighborhoodEgypt is actually still using archaic anal examinations to 'detect homosexuals' Saudi helicopter UH-60 Black Howk cracked in SaudiAirstrikes in North #Aleppo #Syria amid reports of significant #Assad loyalist advance Iran arms exports to Iraq tolerated in fight against #ISIS Family of Lebanon drug suspect sues Army over killingIsraeli Forces To Question Young East Jerusalem Brothers YPG and supported factions take control over the road of Aleppo- al- Hasakah and 7 villages in al-RaqqaThe Head of 'the Shariah Board in the city of A'zaz has been killed by the #SAA26 Afghan police killed as army begins anti-Taliban driveFormer Iranian vice president imprisoned for corruptionKurdish militants demand progress from Turkey or say peace talks may endSeveral Afghani and Iraqi militia members were killed in al-Malah farms following clashes with the FSA King Salman holds talks with Qatar’s emir in RiyadhThe Progress M-26M cargo craft has launched from Kazakhstan on a 6-hour trek to ISS. Two security officers assassinated in #Yemen's Hadramawt Japan pledges $15.5 million in fight against Islamic StateEgypt's Sisi urges UN mandate for Libya coalitionThe revolutionary forces targeted the regime troops bases in Mashqeta using Grad missiles

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17 February 2015
A fleet of cars carrying ISIS flags parade freely through the Libyan city of Benghazi.
Egypt is actually still using archaic anal examinations to 'detect homosexuals'
Airstrikes in North #Aleppo #Syria amid reports of significant #Assad loyalist advance
Former Iranian vice president imprisoned for corruption
The Progress M-26M cargo craft has launched from Kazakhstan on a 6-hour trek to ISS.
Japan pledges $15.5 million in fight against Islamic State