SYRIA: In preparation for impending SDF operations on Raqqa, ISIS allows residents to shelter in rural areas IRAM being fired on Fallujah by Kata'ib Hezbollah Afghan Taliban leader Mullah Akhtar Mansour has been killed in a US air strike in Pakistan while in a car near the border with Afghanistan Pentagon: Mullah Mansour “likely killed” by multiple drones in Pakistan, along Afghanistan border, southwest of town of Ahmad Wal. Senior Taliban leader in sad mood denied Mansor death"due to security issues used to avoid meeting,he is deeply under ground,Hang up phone". The Treibil border crossing between Iraq and Jordan, fully secured by Iraqi armed forces. To be reopened soon. CENTOM Commander Gen. Votel spent 11 hours inside Syria earlier today - flew to Kurdish held area to meet with Kurds and US advisors. Zero about today's protests in the @TheAstanaTimesFSA have now lost all recently captured territory from ISIS in Northern Aleppo after ISIS retake Tal Husein from them. Pentagon says US airstrike has targeted Taliban leader Mullah Mansour While ISIL leaders are reduced to audiotapes in the dark, @CENTCOM commander GEN Votel was in Syria preparing push to RaqqaFootage: Jaysh al-Tahrir blew up a building with a YPG sniper position in Sheikh Maqsoud, Aleppo. As the country inters to a referendum day, massive amount of police everywhere in Dushanbe For 70 days straight, residents of Maarat al-Numan have been protesting against Assad and al-Qaeda. Today's protest: China regards Kazakhstan as one of the priorities in its neighborhood diplomacy: FM Wang Yi Graphic footage of rebels moderately beheading a dead IS fighter in northern Aleppo.IRAM lineup by Iraqi forces near Fallujah SAA take control of several points near Sayeda Sukaynah ع shrine in Daraya Damascus .@OSCE_RFoM calls for immediate release of all members of the media detained in Kazakhstan Airplanes hit Kurdish militants positions in NusaybinAttack on Houla HomsISIS claims responsibility for hacking volunteer doctor to death with machetes in BangladeshAccording to Novaya reporter in Kazakhstan, opposition claims there were about 3,000 protesters in Almaty today Raqqa: There is a migration happening from the center of the city of Raqqa toward nearby villages.Dozens of reporters were detained in Astana, Kazakhstan5 security personnel killed and 5 others wounded in a car bomb targeted Asaiysh check-point near Tel Temer. There were no rallies in Kazakhstan today, says Interior Ministry official with a straight face Almaty: Dozens of detained ppl sit in police station, lawyers are not allowed to go inside and protect themBrother of Brussels suicide bomber set for Rio Olympics Police crackdown on activists in Almaty

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21 May 2016
IRAM being fired on Fallujah by Kata'ib Hezbollah
The Treibil border crossing between Iraq and Jordan, fully secured by Iraqi armed forces. To be reopened soon.
Zero about today's protests in the @TheAstanaTimes
FSA have now lost all recently captured territory from ISIS in Northern Aleppo after ISIS retake Tal Husein from them.
Footage: Jaysh al-Tahrir blew up a building with a YPG sniper position in Sheikh Maqsoud, Aleppo.
For 70 days straight, residents of Maarat al-Numan have been protesting against Assad and al-Qaeda. Today's protest:
China regards Kazakhstan as one of the priorities in its neighborhood diplomacy: FM Wang Yi
Graphic footage of rebels moderately beheading a dead IS fighter in northern Aleppo.
IRAM lineup by Iraqi forces near Fallujah
.@OSCE_RFoM calls for immediate release of all members of the media detained in Kazakhstan
Airplanes hit Kurdish militants positions in Nusaybin
Attack on Houla Homs
ISIS claims responsibility for hacking volunteer doctor to death with machetes in Bangladesh
Almaty: Dozens of detained ppl sit in police station, lawyers are not allowed to go inside and protect them
Police crackdown on activists in Almaty