Faylaq al-Sham destroyed a 14.5 mm gun and killed 5 Syrian Government forces as they tried to advance on Shughaydilah front, southern Aleppo, Syria. List of dead from the first week of the Opposition offensive in Manshiyah, Daraa: 37 rebels, 9 media people, 8 commanders + 3 non-Syrians.Iraqi Airforce drops leaflets on West Mosul telling population the offensive to retake the city is imminent 15 people were killed by a government missile attack on a cemetary between Qaboun and Harasta as people were burying their dead. Damascus SAA recapture Hayan gas field and push toward Jazal and Jihar. ISIS set them on fire before retreating. Homs Syria Egypt: ISIS claims to have killed 5 policemen in sniper attacks yesterday at al-Zuhour and Abu al-Walid CPs in S & SE El-Arish, North Sinai Russian military Magamurov Vadim Nazifovich "Maga" from Yekaterinburg previously fought at Donbas, recently killed in SyriaSaudi Arabia: Saudi Aramco oil pipeline leak near city of Abqaiq kills one injures three on Saturday. no details on causeLibya: BRSC claimed via Fath Media to have killed an LNA fighter by sniping in the area of Souq al-Hout, NW Benghazi Prime Minister of Iraq @HaiderAlAbadi at #MSC2017 U.S. VP @Mike_Pence met with Turkey's Prime Minister @TC_Basbakan in Munich, Germany during MSC2017SyAAF SA-342 Gazelle providing support up and overwatch for advancing of Syrian Army North-East of Kweires Aleppo Syria IS claims responsibility for assassination of FSA commander who participated in Astana talksU.S. prison official says blind Egyptian cleric imprisoned for conspiring to blow up New York City landmarks has died - AP VP Pence conveyed continued US support for a unified, federal, and democratic Iraq, & encouraged close cooperation between Baghdad & Arbil Even Managers Of Popular Pro-is Telegram Channels Are Making Note Of The Utterly Absurd Views Expressed On Potus 45's Twitter Feed Muqman front: SDF-YPG captured villages: Bir Adman, Jarwan, Balash. The advance continues CJTFOIR: 7 strikes near Raqqa and 1 nea AlBab in support of #WrathOfEuphrates and #EuphratesShield forces against IS SAA downed an IS drone over al-Rawad area in western DeirEzzorEuphrates Shield forces seized back control over the northern entrance of al-Bab amidst a new push towards the north districts, Aleppo Governorate, Syria.Turkish PM Binali Yıldırım: "We [Turkey] will not directly join the Raqqa operation. We will have a military presence. We will give tactical support," Syria. ISIS targets in Al Bab are being targeted from the air#WrathOfEuphrates 8km from Raqqa , SDF advanced in Shnena bridge between western and eastern sides of AlKhabor river RuAF airstrike in al-Assadiah ~5km north of Raqqah Intensive clashes in Al Bab, Qabasin and Bzaah as Euphrates Shield continues anti-ISIS operation with Turkish air coverDamascus: Injuries following bombardment over Qaboon districtAirstrikes on Al Waer district of HomsDamascus: Syrian government bombard Qaboon neighborhoodAl-Masder News: Syrian army began a big military operation in Qaboun in DamascusMeanwhile in Benghazi, clashes still ongoing in "Buildings 12" in Ganfouda district. Two fighters have been arrested this morning by LNA.

Map. History of Middle East conflict

18 February 2017
List of dead from the first week of the Opposition offensive in Manshiyah, Daraa: 37 rebels, 9 media people, 8 commanders + 3 non-Syrians.
SAA recapture Hayan gas field and push toward Jazal and Jihar. ISIS set them on fire before retreating. Homs Syria
Egypt: ISIS claims to have killed 5 policemen in sniper attacks yesterday at al-Zuhour and Abu al-Walid CPs in S & SE El-Arish, North Sinai
Russian military Magamurov Vadim Nazifovich "Maga" from Yekaterinburg previously fought at Donbas, recently killed in Syria
Libya: BRSC claimed via Fath Media to have killed an LNA fighter by sniping in the area of Souq al-Hout, NW Benghazi
Prime Minister of Iraq @HaiderAlAbadi at #MSC2017
U.S. VP @Mike_Pence met with Turkey's Prime Minister @TC_Basbakan in Munich, Germany during MSC2017
SyAAF SA-342 Gazelle providing support up and overwatch for advancing of Syrian Army North-East of Kweires Aleppo Syria
IS claims responsibility for assassination of FSA commander who participated in Astana talks
VP Pence conveyed continued US support for a unified, federal, and democratic Iraq, & encouraged close cooperation between Baghdad & Arbil
Even Managers Of Popular Pro-is Telegram Channels Are Making Note Of The Utterly Absurd Views Expressed On Potus 45's Twitter Feed
Muqman front: SDF-YPG captured villages: Bir Adman, Jarwan, Balash. The advance continues
CJTFOIR: 7 strikes near Raqqa and 1 nea AlBab in support of #WrathOfEuphrates and #EuphratesShield forces against IS
SAA downed an IS drone over al-Rawad area in western DeirEzzor
Euphrates Shield forces seized back control over the northern entrance of al-Bab amidst a new push towards the north districts, Aleppo Governorate, Syria.
Turkish PM Binali Yıldırım: "We [Turkey] will not directly join the Raqqa operation. We will have a military presence. We will give tactical support," Syria.
ISIS targets in Al Bab are being targeted from the air
#WrathOfEuphrates 8km from Raqqa , SDF advanced in Shnena bridge between western and eastern sides of AlKhabor river
RuAF airstrike in al-Assadiah ~5km north of Raqqah
Intensive clashes in Al Bab, Qabasin and Bzaah as Euphrates Shield continues anti-ISIS operation with Turkish air cover
Damascus: Injuries following bombardment over Qaboon district
Airstrikes on Al Waer district of Homs
Damascus: Syrian government bombard Qaboon neighborhood
Meanwhile in Benghazi, clashes still ongoing in "Buildings 12" in Ganfouda district. Two fighters have been arrested this morning by LNA.