Putin and Netanyahu discussed the issues of cooperation NDF holding perimeter of Masudiyah against ISILAustralian police say foiled Christmas Day terror plot was inspired by ISIS, was to involve explosives and other weapons Police say they have foiled a "terror plot" planned to take place on Christmas Day in Melbourne. Australian police arrest 7 people over alleged plot to carry out a terror attack in Melbourne around Christmas Day ISIS claimed they killed "2 westerners fighting for YPG" in West of RaqqaVideo: Syria Military high command declares final victory in Aleppo, vows to retake every inch of Syria. Dashcam video shows truck heading towards Berlin Christmas market in the moments before the deadly truck crash. Afghanistan: Kabul calls Pakistani envoy over rocket shelling The soldiers burned to death: Fethi Şahin, 26 years old, from Konya, Gendarmerie Intel. Sefter Taş, 21 years old, from Iğdır, TSK private. Eastern Homs: IS Konkurs ATGM strike destroys SAA T-72 equipped with the locally-developed Sarab-2 ATGM jammer around T4 AirbaseIraq: video of 2 ISIL VBIEDs in Cogieli east to MosulPentagon says Iran Seeking New Missiles, War Equipment witter, Facebook and YouTube blocked in Turkey after IS uploads soldier video IS reporting more progress near Jubb Jarah claiming al-Mazar village and several checkpoints. Turkey: Russian ambassador's assassin used Bylock app Aleppo: the observers of the United Nations have just arrived at Ramouseh, preparing to enter the empty city to monitor the evacuation DeirEzzor:12 of government's fighters were killed nearby the southern entrance of city, after ISIS targeted them with vehicle bomb. KRG spends $3.70 per day on each IDP, says KRG official Government officials and Liwa Al Imam Al Baqir (AS) leaders celebrating victory in Aleppo tonightLibyan oil exports to Egypt not in sight currently, NOC saysISIL started a comprehensive assault on Alas oil field eastern Tikrit, ISIL hitting strongly today across all frontlines. The ISIS media branch in Aleppo publish new video "The Cross Shield" against Turkish operation #EuphratesShield. .@realDonaldTrump: @POTUS should veto Israeli settlement resolution. ISIL demolishing Mosul university Last rebels and civilians evacuate from Aleppo PM Trudeau spoke on the phone with German Chancellor Merkel and offered his condolences for the Berlin terrorist attack. Images of the 4 million letters being dropped over Mosul tonight - with moving messages of hope, love and support from all over Iraq US-President elect @realDonaldTrump spoke to the Egyptian President Sisi earlier today over the phone, discussed several issuesKirkuk is 'fed up' with Baghdad, says governor

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22 December 2016
NDF holding perimeter of Masudiyah against ISIL
Police say they have foiled a "terror plot" planned to take place on Christmas Day in Melbourne.
ISIS claimed they killed "2 westerners fighting for YPG" in West of Raqqa
Dashcam video shows truck heading towards Berlin Christmas market in the moments before the deadly truck crash.
Afghanistan: Kabul calls Pakistani envoy over rocket shelling
Eastern Homs: IS Konkurs ATGM strike destroys SAA T-72 equipped with the locally-developed Sarab-2 ATGM jammer around T4 Airbase
Iraq: video of 2 ISIL VBIEDs in Cogieli east to Mosul
witter, Facebook and YouTube blocked in Turkey after IS uploads soldier video
IS reporting more progress near Jubb Jarah claiming al-Mazar village and several checkpoints.
Government officials and Liwa Al Imam Al Baqir (AS) leaders celebrating victory in Aleppo tonight
Libyan oil exports to Egypt not in sight currently, NOC says
ISIL started a comprehensive assault on Alas oil field eastern Tikrit, ISIL hitting strongly today across all frontlines.
The ISIS media branch in Aleppo publish new video "The Cross Shield" against Turkish operation #EuphratesShield.
.@realDonaldTrump: @POTUS should veto Israeli settlement resolution.
Images of the 4 million letters being dropped over Mosul tonight - with moving messages of hope, love and support from all over Iraq