Putin to visit Turkey 31st August , he will attend Turkey-Russia friendly match which will be held in Antalya with Turkish president Erdogan FSA confiscates arms, s.o. wanted to smuggle via Azaz to ISIS in fuel truck Aleppo: Jaysh al-Fateh's attempts to recapture Um al Qara' today have failed. Syrian Government forces have repelled their attack today after hours of fighting. Updated @StateDept. alert warns US citizens not to travel to Gaza Strip, urges all present to depart as soon as possible. Iraqi soldier at entrance to Al Qayarah townFootage: IS offensive against YPG forces south of Shaddadi todayExplosion reported in Van, in southeastern Turkey Failed attempt by Houthis to target Saudi city using 9M27K Cargo Rockets with 30x fragmentation submunitions Video from Baghlan: Taliban fighters engaged in heavy urban clashes, approx 2-5 Km away from provincial capital. Iranian AF Lockheed C-130 dropped aid/supplies to Fuaa and Kafraya, Idlib todaySaudi Arabia aircraft targeting Houthis in the JazanIraq's forces deployed VACIS XPL scanning systems across Baghdad. Scans for weapons and explosives. US Spox Toner:We made an assessment that the Turks made an extradition req [Gulen] just not related to coup Aleppo: rebels target Russian and government aircraft with ZSU-23-4 Shilka in vicinity of Umm Al-Qara' HIllTurkey has formally requested extradition of U.S.-based cleric Gulen - State Department Khalid Al-Obeidi arrives at Taji Base and observes training at firing range Combat vid: Uzbeks assault in the S-Aleppo battlesOpposition fighters destroy another Assad Shilka vehicle on the front of Hosh Nasri in Damascus countryside Islamic State Launches New Offensive Against SAA Near Kweiris Airbase In AleppoRebels pounding pro-gov forces positions in Southern AleppoMore tanks and armoured vehicles deployed at Turkey's border with Syria across Jarablus Jaish Al-Fateh's armours heading to the frontline in S. Aleppo. Pre-emptive shelling by Ahrar Al-Sham before the storming of Tell Oum Al-Qara in S. Aleppo. Aleppo: Syrian Rebels destroy government T72 Syria: JaF stormed first defence line between Um al-Qara' hill and water treatment in south Aleppo Turkey orders evacuation of border town opposite Syria's Jarabulus: TV Qarqamesh village is being evacuated by Turkish Army due to IS shelling from Jarablus, it is also where FSA build up to attack the city Ahrar al-Sham (JaF) starts storming Um al-Qara' hill in Southern Aleppo. Turkey vows 'all kinds of support' to expel IS from Syrian town of Jarabulus IS attempt to advance from al-'Azawi towards al-Shadadi amid clashes with SDF and Coalition airstrikes

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23 August 2016
FSA confiscates arms, s.o. wanted to smuggle via Azaz to ISIS in fuel truck
Iraqi soldier at entrance to Al Qayarah town
Footage: IS offensive against YPG forces south of Shaddadi today
Failed attempt by Houthis to target Saudi city using 9M27K Cargo Rockets with 30x fragmentation submunitions
Video from Baghlan: Taliban fighters engaged in heavy urban clashes, approx 2-5 Km away from provincial capital.
Iranian AF Lockheed C-130 dropped aid/supplies to Fuaa and Kafraya, Idlib today
Saudi Arabia aircraft targeting Houthis in the Jazan
Iraq's forces deployed VACIS XPL scanning systems across Baghdad. Scans for weapons and explosives.
US Spox Toner:We made an assessment that the Turks made an extradition req [Gulen] just not related to coup
Aleppo: rebels target Russian and government aircraft with ZSU-23-4 Shilka in vicinity of Umm Al-Qara' HIll
Khalid Al-Obeidi arrives at Taji Base and observes training at firing range
Combat vid: Uzbeks assault in the S-Aleppo battles
Islamic State Launches New Offensive Against SAA Near Kweiris Airbase In Aleppo
Rebels pounding pro-gov forces positions in Southern Aleppo
More tanks and armoured vehicles deployed at Turkey's border with Syria across Jarablus
Jaish Al-Fateh's armours heading to the frontline in S. Aleppo.
Pre-emptive shelling by Ahrar Al-Sham before the storming of Tell Oum Al-Qara in S. Aleppo.
Aleppo: Syrian Rebels destroy government T72
Ahrar al-Sham (JaF) starts storming Um al-Qara' hill in Southern Aleppo.