Würzburg: Bavaria authorities say the attacker has been identified as a 17 year old man from Afghanistan Rapiscan Eagle M60 X-Ray imaging system spotted at a major entrance to (northern) Baghdad, Iraq. Iraq's Air Force dropped thousands of leaflets on Qa'im, Rawah, Anah + Hawijah, asking people to avoid Da'ish HQs. WikiLeaks: Our infrastructure is under sustained attackMoody's places Turkey credit rating on review for downgrade to junk Helicopters circling above Würzburg Heidingsfeld. Emergency units on the sceneImages: DGI youth resists police intervention in Yunus Emre neighborhood of Istanbul tonight. Erdogan says time between my death and survival was just 15 minutes, @cnni live Manbij SDF repel ISIS attack in the Manbij countryside, killing many fighters and capturing this armoured vehicle Big protest hit streets in Yerevan. Armenia 1 Palestinian Islamic Jihad member confirmed killed, several others injured in the collapse east of al-Qarara (Khan Younis Province)Riot police now in Erebuni, a new group of protestors arrived as wellTwo ISIL headquarters destroyed along the day in IraqGaza: Several casualties in new combat tunnel collapse east of Khan Younis, near the Israeli border.Riot police deployed in Erebuni, Armenia 13th Div. blew up w/ a Fagot a group of pro-Regime militias in advanced camp in S. Aleppo. 7 ambulances and rescue vechiles were targeted by Russian airstrikes in west rural Aleppo today Erdoğan: (For coup leaders) Why feed them in prisons for years to come? That is what the people sayBSF LST Saratov transits Med-bound Bosphorus for its 7th Syria campaign deployment in 2016aftermath of russian and assad airstrikes on the qaterji neighbourhood in aleppo today where over 9 were killed Kadyrov says Chechnya is ready to help Kazakhs with anything President Erdogan tells CNN that Turkish people think coup leaders are 'fighters' who should be killed FAA has resumed flights to Turkey following ban due to security fears. Most ME countries, incl Egypt and Israel, resumed flights on Sat-SunTension rises in eastern Turkish province amid reports of march on Alevi neighborhoods Russian journalist was detained at the Istanbul airportThe truck driver twice got on camera during "rehearsals" of the attack on the promenade in NiceUS-Ukraine Sea Breeze drills 2016 launched in Black SeaSeven detained in search of Turkish air base used by US: state mediaDemonstration held in the center of Yerevan, clashes with policeOpposition-held east Aleppo is now under complete siege, ensuring a major humanitarian crisis

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18 July 2016
Rapiscan Eagle M60 X-Ray imaging system spotted at a major entrance to (northern) Baghdad, Iraq.
Iraq's Air Force dropped thousands of leaflets on Qa'im, Rawah, Anah + Hawijah, asking people to avoid Da'ish HQs.
Helicopters circling above Würzburg Heidingsfeld. Emergency units on the scene
Images: DGI youth resists police intervention in Yunus Emre neighborhood of Istanbul tonight.
Manbij SDF repel ISIS attack in the Manbij countryside, killing many fighters and capturing this armoured vehicle
Big protest hit streets in Yerevan. Armenia
Riot police now in Erebuni, a new group of protestors arrived as well
Two ISIL headquarters destroyed along the day in Iraq
Riot police deployed in Erebuni, Armenia
13th Div. blew up w/ a Fagot a group of pro-Regime militias in advanced camp in S. Aleppo.
BSF LST Saratov transits Med-bound Bosphorus for its 7th Syria campaign deployment in 2016
Tension rises in eastern Turkish province amid reports of march on Alevi neighborhoods
Russian journalist was detained at the Istanbul airport
The truck driver twice got on camera during "rehearsals" of the attack on the promenade in Nice
Demonstration held in the center of Yerevan, clashes with police