The @UN has given approval to nations to carry out air drops over besieged Syrian towns without #Assad's permission19 Da'ish militants (sleeper cells) have reportedly been captured by #Iraq's armed forces in ops in Mansouriyah, Zor + Sherwin in Diyala. US drone strike kills two near al-Mukalla, #Yemen. Reports of an explosion at the Hamimin airbase in #Syria, according to reports a number of Russian soldiers were killed. 20 Da'ish militants killed by #Iraq's army aviation west of Tikrit after they launched 4 rockets at the Qadisiyah area in the city's north. #Syria #Daraa Rebels captured 5 #Assad-forces in Shayk Maskin Medical supplies reach hospitals in besieged TaizSo far at least 23 ppl injured in clashes between protestors and police in Kasserine. Govt imposes curfew. #Tunisia #H1N1 (Swine influenza) Kills 11 Syrians#FSA 1st Infantry Brigade shelling #Daesh in Qizil Mazra'ah #US ambassador to #Israel slams the country's expansion of illegal settlements ISIS leaders leave Yarmouk Refugee camp area near #Damascus to Raqqa in UN brokered deal, first of its kind between regime and ISIS Turkish forces shelled #YPG held Tel Abyad, no casualties #RuAF carried out airstrikes on #Jarablus hours ago In Dagestan attack on the police car , there are wounded The attack on #Girespi stopped after 45 minutesFacebook has just deleted many official facebook pages belong to Assad regime TVs and official journalists Ramadi:#Iraq's armed forces are reporting significant advances in the Husaybah, Mudhiq and Sijariyah areas in the city's eastern outskirtsTurkey Is Shelling Syrian Border Town Of Tel Abyad #ISIS #Dabiq 13 confirms the death of #JihadiJoh, in #Raqqah; Profiled, named him "Abū Muhārib al-Muhājir" Turkish army said to be moving westwards inside Syrian territory Daytime curfew lifted in #Silopi after 36 days. But it will still remain from 6 pm to 5 am. About 1,000 Turkish Troops Have Entered N. Syria Near JarablusUnknown assailants torched a car wash in Petah Tikvah that employs Arabs and spray painted "no to employing Arabs" #ISIS reveals the identity and photos for #Paris attackers: 2 #Iraq|is; 4 from #France; 4 from #Belgium #Egypt reportedly searches 5000 Cairo apartments, arrests 47 foreigners ahead of #Jan25Islamic State reveals the ID of "Jihadi John", the IS executioner, confirming he died in a drone strike Turkish military started a very severe attack on wheat silos in Girê Spî tonight#ISIS Afghan leader: "No difference between" Al-Qaida and Taliban, as "both ultimately fall under the authority of Pakistani intelligence." Report: As regime captures smuggling routes in Hama, civilians land in Homs encirclement.

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19 January 2016
US drone strike kills two near al-Mukalla, #Yemen.
#Syria #Daraa Rebels captured 5 #Assad-forces in Shayk Maskin
#ISIS #Dabiq 13 confirms the death of #JihadiJoh, in #Raqqah; Profiled, named him "Abū Muhārib al-Muhājir"
About 1,000 Turkish Troops Have Entered N. Syria Near Jarablus
#ISIS reveals the identity and photos for #Paris attackers: 2 #Iraq|is; 4 from #France; 4 from #Belgium
Islamic State reveals the ID of "Jihadi John", the IS executioner, confirming he died in a drone strike
Report: As regime captures smuggling routes in Hama, civilians land in Homs encirclement.