West of al-Bab: Azraq village is still under Turkish-backed Free Syrian Army control while Tell Rahal + the Radar Base (areas which were claimed to have been taken by the SDF/YPG today) are still under IS control. The Syrian Army & the predominantly Kurdish forces of the YPG/SDF are still 7km from al-Bab as Turkish-backed forces (who are around 1km away from al-Bab) have resumed shelling on al-Bab. Armed opposition groups in the Eastern Aleppo pocket have formed a unified "Aleppo Army" (جيش حلب) to resist further Syrian government advances. As the "Aleppo Rebel Union" announces a formation of a negotiation committee.ISIL published video of attack on Tel Zalat video, West to MosulThe rebels were able to regain points in Sheikh Saeed district after launching a counterattack, however, most of the district is still reported to be under Syrian Arab Army and its allies control, Aleppo. Armed opposition groups in Eastern Aleppo pocket form unified "Aleppo Army" (جيش حلب) to resist further government advances.Khan AlSheh is now under Syrian Arab Army control, Damascus. ✌️ Syrian soldiers trained by the Russian Army are demining neighborhoods in Eastern Aleppo "Russia is with you” reads the text on a bag of Russian food handed out in Aleppo CIA director John Brennan says it would be act of "folly" for Donald Trump to scrap the nuclear deal with Iran Trump and Pakistan's PM spoke for the first time today and Pakistan has released a rather unusual statement with direct quotes ICRC: “It's completely empty. There’s immense destruction everywhere.” Thousands once lived in Hanano, north east Aleppo. This is the area today. Tim Kaine renews call for a new war authorization to fight ISIS Leaked footage claims to show Turkish soldiers abusing a YPG prisoner of war and yelling at him; questioning why as a Turkish Kurd he is fighting against Turks in Syria, northern Aleppo countryside. State Dept. defends refugee vetting after Ohio State attack FBI: Ohio State attacker might have been inspired by Islamic State FBI says OSU attacker "may have at least been inspired by Anwar al-Awlaki and the Islamic State." German militant who denounced Islamic State now under investigation for murder, war crimes in Syria 10000 shelters under construction, Duhok Gov. funded by MoDM,soon be ready 2 receive Mosul IDPs, total KRI capacity will reach 27000 families Faylaq al-Rahman used a 19th-century cannonball to target Syrian government forces held up in a building on the Irbin front, Damascus. "It's always been a bit of a mystery for me" what Russia is trying to accomplish in Syria, says @CENTCOM Gen. Votel. "I interviewed the Ohio State attacker on the first day of school. It felt important. Now it’s chilling." .@MeghanMcCain: "We've had a president for the last eight years who won't even say 'Islamic extremism.'" Asked about ramifications if Iran nuclear deal abrogated by US, @CENTCOM Gen. Votel replies "I don't know." President Erdoğan, Putin discuss 'humanitarian tragedy' in Aleppo, aid efforts in phone call Afghanistan fighting "an equilibrium in favor of the government," but its army casualty rate a concern, says @CENTCOM Gen. Votel. Iran nuclear deal "being implemented appropriately" but it "hasn't changed government behavior," says @CENTCOM Gen. Votel.Donald Trump ending Iran nuclear deal would be act of "folly," CIA chief John Brennan says "It could be a couple more months" before Mosul captured, adds @CENTCOM Gen. Votel. Harakat Nour al-Din al-Zenki claims that all lost positions in Sheikh Saeed district of Aleppo have been recovered while a number of Syrian government forces were killed and imprisoned."It will be a long fight" in Mosul..."it will not be a cakewalk," says @CENTCOM Gen. Votel.

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Armed opposition groups in the Eastern Aleppo pocket have formed a unified "Aleppo Army" (جيش حلب) to resist further Syrian government advances. As the "Aleppo Rebel Union" announces a formation of a negotiation committee.
ISIL published video of attack on Tel Zalat video, West to Mosul
Armed opposition groups in Eastern Aleppo pocket form unified "Aleppo Army" (جيش حلب) to resist further government advances.
Khan AlSheh is now under Syrian Arab Army control, Damascus. ✌️
Syrian soldiers trained by the Russian Army are demining neighborhoods in Eastern Aleppo
"Russia is with you” reads the text on a bag of Russian food handed out in Aleppo
CIA director John Brennan says it would be act of "folly" for Donald Trump to scrap the nuclear deal with Iran
Trump and Pakistan's PM spoke for the first time today and Pakistan has released a rather unusual statement with direct quotes
ICRC: “It's completely empty. There’s immense destruction everywhere.” Thousands once lived in Hanano, north east Aleppo. This is the area today.
Tim Kaine renews call for a new war authorization to fight ISIS
Leaked footage claims to show Turkish soldiers abusing a YPG prisoner of war and yelling at him; questioning why as a Turkish Kurd he is fighting against Turks in Syria, northern Aleppo countryside.
FBI says OSU attacker "may have at least been inspired by Anwar al-Awlaki and the Islamic State."
10000 shelters under construction, Duhok Gov. funded by MoDM,soon be ready 2 receive Mosul IDPs, total KRI capacity will reach 27000 families
Faylaq al-Rahman used a 19th-century cannonball to target Syrian government forces held up in a building on the Irbin front, Damascus.
.@MeghanMcCain: "We've had a president for the last eight years who won't even say 'Islamic extremism.'"
Afghanistan fighting "an equilibrium in favor of the government," but its army casualty rate a concern, says @CENTCOM Gen. Votel.
Iran nuclear deal "being implemented appropriately" but it "hasn't changed government behavior," says @CENTCOM Gen. Votel.
Donald Trump ending Iran nuclear deal would be act of "folly," CIA chief John Brennan says
"It could be a couple more months" before Mosul captured, adds @CENTCOM Gen. Votel.
Harakat Nour al-Din al-Zenki claims that all lost positions in Sheikh Saeed district of Aleppo have been recovered while a number of Syrian government forces were killed and imprisoned.
"It will be a long fight" in Mosul..."it will not be a cakewalk," says @CENTCOM Gen. Votel.