Map. History of Middle East conflict

23 June 2017
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2 Turkish helicopters flying at Tell Abiad
8 minute ago
Saudi Arabia security forces foil terrorist attack on Mecca: Al-Arabiya
Iraq security forces defused a car bomb near Church of the Virgin Mary in Southeast Baghdad.12 minute ago
Iraq security forces defused a car bomb near Church of the Virgin Mary in Southeast Baghdad.
Iraq Counter Terrorism Units arrived to the ruins of Mar Thoma church in Mosul Old city. ISIS completely destroyed the church.14 minute ago
Iraq Counter Terrorism Units arrived to the ruins of Mar Thoma church in Mosul Old city. ISIS completely destroyed the church.
East Damascus: pro-Hezbollah footage showing government offensive on Ain Terma (Wadi, SW front).21 minute ago
East Damascus: pro-Hezbollah footage showing government offensive on Ain Terma (Wadi, SW front).
37 minute ago
Lawmakers ask Defense Secretary Mattis to investigate torture of detainees in Yemen revealed by The Associated Press.
43 minute ago
Kyrgyz foreign ministry says CSTO discussed Syrian deescalation zones recently, but no bilateral Ru-Ky talks on it
A car bomb exploded in Baghdad Al-Jadeeda Southeast of the capital, first casualty numbers are 7 dead and wounded. Iraq46 minute ago
A car bomb exploded in Baghdad Al-Jadeeda Southeast of the capital, first casualty numbers are 7 dead and wounded. Iraq
52 minute ago
Hundreds of thousands of Iranians chanted "Death to Israel" in nationwide rallies on Friday at which they also burned flag of ISIS which claimed responsibility for attacks in Tehran this month
1 hour ago
Raqqa: The number of ISIS dissidents today reached 70 (and counting). Mostly, if not all, local ISIS recruits. Tribes involved.
1 hour ago
ICRC Syria: Fighting in Raqqa has taken a staggering human toll. Reports of civilian casualties are deeply troubling. Harrowing reports out of Raqqa, we are deeply concerned about civilians casualties and those forced to flee. Tens of thousands of civilians reported trapped inside Raqqa. We appeal to all sides to protect civilians and respect the rules of war - now. Houses, hospitals and schools are being deliberately targeted in Raqqa. All parties must protect civilians and respect the rules of war.
1 hour ago
42 killed in multiple blasts and firing in 3 Pakistani cities
#Mosul Old city is completely surrounded by #Iraqi forces and Counter Terrorism units are on foot inside the Old city searching for #ISIS2 hour ago
#Mosul Old city is completely surrounded by #Iraqi forces and Counter Terrorism units are on foot inside the Old city searching for #ISIS
Jaysh al-Islam claims to have killed three government soldiers and wounded others by shooting them with mortar shells in al-Zein quarter in Damascus.2 hour ago
Jaysh al-Islam claims to have killed three government soldiers and wounded others by shooting them with mortar shells in al-Zein quarter in Damascus.
Report from @coalition on Jarabulus, asking residents of the city about their reflections on Ramadan now versus under ISIS (Daesh) control2 hour ago
Report from @coalition on Jarabulus, asking residents of the city about their reflections on Ramadan now versus under ISIS (Daesh) control
2 hour ago
Ahrar al-Sham say they've repelled an attack by pro-Government forces on the Red Hill axis near the village of Harafa in western Ghouta after being targeted by medium machine guns and mortars.
2 hour ago
Dozens of IS fighters surrendered to the SDF in eastern Raqqa after receiving assurances that they would not be harmed.
3 hour ago
Hezbollah chief Nasrallah: in any future war with Israel, we might open our space for hundreds of thousands of "Mujahedeen" from the region
3 hour ago
Nasrallah: Before 6 years, axis was just Iran, Syria, Hezb, Pali groups but today there are 2 additions: recruitment from Iraq and Yemen
#WrathOfEuphrates - Ongoing clashes in Qadissiya district between ISIS  and  SDF, southeast Raqqa city. IS Sniper killed in AlBared district3 hour ago
#WrathOfEuphrates - Ongoing clashes in Qadissiya district between ISIS and SDF, southeast Raqqa city. IS Sniper killed in AlBared district
3 hour ago
Nasrallah: Resistance in Gaza,Leb doesn't give Israel a door or a window to victory and is what deters Israel from attacking
3 hour ago
US-led military coalition does not have any concrete evidence ISIS leader #Baghdadi is alive or dead, spokesman says
On the occasion of Eid al-Fitr Manbij Council releases 111 prisoners.3 hour ago
On the occasion of Eid al-Fitr Manbij Council releases 111 prisoners.
3 hour ago
Nasrallah: However Lebanese should be reassured. Liberman said at Herzliya Israel has no desire for war in Lebanon or Gaza, but deterrence
"Hama-Raqqa highway will soon be opened" - Syrian Army Tiger Forces advancing against Daesh (ISIS) militants on the Ithriya-Raqqa road today3 hour ago
"Hama-Raqqa highway will soon be opened" - Syrian Army Tiger Forces advancing against Daesh (ISIS) militants on the Ithriya-Raqqa road today
3 hour ago
US-led Coalition says "not a bad sign" government forces moving eastward, taking IS areas. "We are perfectly happy" if there's deconfliction.
3 hour ago
US-led Coalition spokes stressing the deconfliction line with Russia is open, "and it is working."
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Nasrallah: "We have knowledge that Israel air force bombing Yemen." Claims that Hezbollah discovered this.
Coalition warplanes dropped more leaflets over Raqqa city asking IS fighters to surrender themselves to the SDF, Syria.3 hour ago
Coalition warplanes dropped more leaflets over Raqqa city asking IS fighters to surrender themselves to the SDF, Syria.
3 hour ago
Nasrallah: Failure of IS to control Iraq for US interests resulted in increased faith, strength in Iraq - bad news for Israel
3 hour ago
US-led Coalition spokesperson says they don't know whether SDF is investigating civilian casualty allegations in Raqqa. Coalition is not.
3 hour ago
Nasrallah talks of "dangers" of "the fall of the government" in Syria - "you see the alternatives? It's a disaster..."
3 hour ago
Turkish islamic hackers announced thayt they hack Greece FM site due to Agia (saint) Sofie warning
3 hour ago
Nasrallah: Iran will fortify presence, regardless of US, others say - proved this with attacking militants in Deir Ezzor. Syria
Footage: Faylaq al-Rahman clashing with pro-Government forces on Damascus fronts in Syria for the fifth consecutive day in a row.3 hour ago
Footage: Faylaq al-Rahman clashing with pro-Government forces on Damascus fronts in Syria for the fifth consecutive day in a row.
Images from the battle of Raqqa city.3 hour ago
Images from the battle of Raqqa city.
A Syrian Army T-90 chase Daesh (ISIS) militants in Palmyra Countryside3 hour ago
A Syrian Army T-90 chase Daesh (ISIS) militants in Palmyra Countryside
3 hour ago
.@Raqqa_SL: Raqqa IS fighters spirits are very low, a lot of fighters are thinking of escaping while others are thinking of surrendering themselves to the SDF. Yesterday 25 IS fighters surrendered themselves to the SDF and most IS fighters are now thinking this is a losing battle.
3 hour ago
Iraq Fed Police capture Sham'oon Church in Bab Baid, Old Mosul
Gurfa Ameliyat Ras al-Sufuf Operations Room Grad strikes on 4th Armored Div positions in Daraa3 hour ago
Gurfa Ameliyat Ras al-Sufuf Operations Room Grad strikes on 4th Armored Div positions in Daraa
3 hour ago
Elsewhere in Syria, Coalition forces killed Fawaz Muhammad Jubayr al-Rawi, an ISIS financial facilitator in Abu Kamal, Syria.
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OIR Spokesman: The SDF have taken 45 square kilometers of ground from ISIS, in and around Raqqa, this past week.
Daraa: Rebels destroyed a tank with an ATGM and shelled pro-Government forces with Grad rockets in the area east of the Palestinian Camp.4 hour ago
Daraa: Rebels destroyed a tank with an ATGM and shelled pro-Government forces with Grad rockets in the area east of the Palestinian Camp.
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Nasrallah: US and others wanted ISIS and others to take over Syria and then they would swoop in and take out ISIS
4 hour ago
Sayyed Nasrallah: Syria is a central member of the axis of resistance and a major supporter of resistance movements in.
4 hour ago
Nasrallah: Palestinians feel betrayed, Israelis say "look at the Arabs (they turned their backs)". It is psychological war
4 hour ago
Hezbollah Secretary General Hassan Nasrallah begins his Quds Day speech
Hezbollah Secretary General Hassan Nasrallah begins his Quds Day speech
Australia to send spy planes to help Philippines recapture Marawi4 hour ago
Australia to send spy planes to help Philippines recapture Marawi
The SyAF continues bombing heavily Rebel-held Daraa, Syria.4 hour ago
The SyAF continues bombing heavily Rebel-held Daraa, Syria.
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In cooperation with allied forces SAA advance towards Albo Kamal in DeirEzzor countryside and capture Ard al-Washash, Sadd al-Waer and Wadi Alluwayzi
4 hour ago
Call to shut Al-Jazeera 'attempt to silence freedom of expression': broadcaster
Pakistan: Two massive Blasts targeted Shiite Area's in Pakistan's Tribal Area of Parachinar, At least 16 Killed, 120 injured.4 hour ago
Pakistan: Two massive Blasts targeted Shiite Area's in Pakistan's Tribal Area of Parachinar, At least 16 Killed, 120 injured.
LNA military operations aginst militants in Soq Elhwat area Benghazi4 hour ago
LNA military operations aginst militants in Soq Elhwat area Benghazi
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Iraq ERD surrounds 3 ISIS government ministers in Jumhuriya Hospital in West Mosul
US Navy P-8A Poseidon is still on patrol in the Russian Navy exercise area off the Syria coast5 hour ago
US Navy P-8A Poseidon is still on patrol in the Russian Navy exercise area off the Syria coast
SyAF bombed Damascus and East Ghouta today5 hour ago
SyAF bombed Damascus and East Ghouta today
SyAF bombed Damascus and East Ghouta today
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The CSTO is denying it has received any proposals for peacekeeping in Syria.
Photo: Smoke billows in the Syrian city of Raqa 's eastern al-Sinaa district, on  June 21, 2017, - @Delilsouleman / AFP5 hour ago
Photo: Smoke billows in the Syrian city of Raqa 's eastern al-Sinaa district, on June 21, 2017, - @Delilsouleman / AFP
Eastern Damascus: Faylaq al-Rahman clashing with pro-Government forces on Jobar fronts.5 hour ago
Eastern Damascus: Faylaq al-Rahman clashing with pro-Government forces on Jobar fronts.
ISIS claim of credit for Quetta SVBIED attack. Pakistan5 hour ago
ISIS claim of credit for Quetta SVBIED attack. Pakistan
Airstrikes on Nasib border crossing in E. Daraa.6 hour ago
Airstrikes on Nasib border crossing in E. Daraa.
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22-year old ISIS sympathizer arrested by Police in Indian Hyderabad's Bharath Nagar. He talked to other ISIS sympathizers via phone and social media
6 hour ago
The U.S.-led coalition conducted a strike in Palmyra, Syria last night. That is well west of the Euphrates. Flouting Russia's warning.
East Damascus: government stepping up airstrikes on Jobar-Ain Terma axis (10 so far) and brought important reinforcements.6 hour ago
East Damascus: government stepping up airstrikes on Jobar-Ain Terma axis (10 so far) and brought important reinforcements.
7 hour ago
Kazakh and Kyrgyz MFAs deny talks with Russia over sending their troops to Syria
Photo of Municipal stadium in Raqqa8 hour ago
Photo of Municipal stadium in Raqqa
Aftermath drone video of 3 Russian cruise missile strikes8 hour ago
Aftermath drone video of 3 Russian cruise missile strikes
8 hour ago
UAE FM Gargash: Qatar has a long history of undermining the security of the region.
8 hour ago
Philippines - Malaysia's most-wanted militant Mahmud Ahmad, who helped finance Marawi siege, believed killed
9 hour ago
UAE FM Gargash: The crisis cannot be resolved before trust is restored between Qatar and the Gulf.
9 hour ago
Nearly 500 civilians dead in month of US-led coalition strikes on Syria: monitor
9 hour ago
Yemen cholera cases could pass 300,000 by September: UN
East Damascus: Faylaq Al-Rahman launched counter-attack in Wadi Ain Terma and took back several positions.9 hour ago
East Damascus: Faylaq Al-Rahman launched counter-attack in Wadi Ain Terma and took back several positions.
9 hour ago
Qatari official source tells demands have been submitted officially via Kuwaiti Emir
Libya- SDB announce willingness to dissolve itself and be absorbed into a "legitimate Libyan Army" in yet another political-PR maneuver9 hour ago
Libya- SDB announce willingness to dissolve itself and be absorbed into a "legitimate Libyan Army" in yet another political-PR maneuver
9 hour ago
The fake video Putin showed @TheOliverStone was prepared by Russia's General Staff
#QudsDay 2017 In Iran9 hour ago
#QudsDay 2017 In Iran
9 hour ago
ISIS Claim about destroying armored vehicle today near Al Tanf
BBC - Raqqa: The desperate fight for Islamic State group's 'capital'9 hour ago
BBC - Raqqa: The desperate fight for Islamic State group's 'capital'
IRGC displays ballistic missiles used to attack ISIS in Syria recently during al-Quds day10 hour ago
IRGC displays ballistic missiles used to attack ISIS in Syria recently during al-Quds day
10 hour ago
To Saudi-Arabia and UAE: Turkish army will not leave Qatar, says Defense Minister Fikri Isik.
Iraq's PM Haider al-Abadi being briefed on the situation in within Mosul10 hour ago
Iraq's PM Haider al-Abadi being briefed on the situation in within Mosul
.@obretix: Russian Navy cruise missile strikes geolocated near Hamada Al-Amar/Uqayribat, Hama province10 hour ago
.@obretix: Russian Navy cruise missile strikes geolocated near Hamada Al-Amar/Uqayribat, Hama province
.@obretix: Russian Navy cruise missile strikes geolocated near Hamada Al-Amar/Uqayribat, Hama province
10 hour ago
Pro-opposition source claims rebels have launched a counter-attack in Bir Qassab in East Qalamoun and taken several points there
Iraqi Forces captured 70 percent of ISIS held territory, US State Dept. says10 hour ago
Iraqi Forces captured 70 percent of ISIS held territory, US State Dept. says
10 hour ago
Kurds send US forces bombing locations via WhatsApp.
10 hour ago
Croatia PM: EU leaders may hold a special session about Kurdistan Region in the near future.
10 hour ago
SAA controls Wadi Al-Waer , Al-Waer dam, Ard Al-Washash toward Al-Bukamal
Killed and wounded including children and women after two airstrikes by SyAF warplanes on Hazeh town in Eastern Ghouta10 hour ago
Killed and wounded including children and women after two airstrikes by SyAF warplanes on Hazeh town in Eastern Ghouta
.@jenanmoussa: I joined SDF into Raqqa. I tried to sign off my report 3times: 1st time airstrike, 2nd time ISIS hit our location, 3rd time was OK10 hour ago
.@jenanmoussa: I joined SDF into Raqqa. I tried to sign off my report 3times: 1st time airstrike, 2nd time ISIS hit our location, 3rd time was OK
According to Hurriyet, Russians informed Turkey and Israel in advance. Unclear whether US was updated.11 hour ago
According to Hurriyet, Russians informed Turkey and Israel in advance. Unclear whether US was updated.
Video of Russian Navy missile strike on target in Syria12 hour ago
Video of Russian Navy missile strike on target in Syria
Russian battleships and  submarine fire 6 cruise missiles on ISIS targets in Syria13 hour ago
Russian battleships and submarine fire 6 cruise missiles on ISIS targets in Syria
YAT (YPG SF) foiled an attempt to massacre people in Manbij city by 5 ISIS sleeper cells.13 hour ago
YAT (YPG SF) foiled an attempt to massacre people in Manbij city by 5 ISIS sleeper cells.
13 hour ago
The US has sent a 7-man 'stabilisation' force into parts of Syria that its partner force are taking from ISIS
14 hour ago
5 dead, 13 injured in explosion near IGP office in Quetta; police cordon off area and injured shifted to hospital
14 hour ago
Explosion heard near IGP office in Quetta, Pakistan says Police
17 hour ago
Saudi Arabia, other Arab nations demand that Qatar close Al-Jazeera, cut diplomatic ties to Iran, shutter Turkish base.
After 4 years, sound of music is heard in Raqqa. YPG fighters singing during the break from fighting17 hour ago
After 4 years, sound of music is heard in Raqqa. YPG fighters singing during the break from fighting
IS calls on its supporters to attack the Americans and the West without mercy via knife attacks and running pedestrians over.17 hour ago
It's propaganda
IS calls on its supporters to attack the Americans and the West without mercy via knife attacks and running pedestrians over.
Jobar News map of the military situation in Jobar Neighborhood. Seems some kind of chemical weapon has been allegedly used on 2 fronts17 hour ago
Jobar News map of the military situation in Jobar Neighborhood. Seems some kind of chemical weapon has been allegedly used on 2 fronts
A statement of condolence for a group of killed Aswad al-Sharqiyah fighters in the ongoing battles against Government fighters and the militias of Iran in the countryside of Damascus, Syria.18 hour ago
A statement of condolence for a group of killed Aswad al-Sharqiyah fighters in the ongoing battles against Government fighters and the militias of Iran in the countryside of Damascus, Syria.
19 hour ago
13 Demand from Saudi to Qatar: Agreement will involve clear goals and mechanism, monthly reports in the first year, every three months the next and annually for 10 years.
19 hour ago
12th Demand from Saudi to Qatar: These demands must be agreed within 10 days, otherwise they would be invalidated.
19 hour ago
11th Demand from Saudi to Qatar: Qatar must declare all media outlets backed by it directly or indirectly, like Arabi21, Rasd, New Arab, Middle East Eye, Mkamlin, Sharq etc.
19 hour ago
10th Demand from Saudi to Qatar: Qatar must provide all databases related to oppositionists that it provided support to and clarify what help was provided.
19 hour ago
9th Demand from Saudi to Qatar: Qatar must become in sync with its Gulf and Arab neighbourhood on all levels, and to activate Riyadh Agreement 2013 + 2014.
19 hour ago
8th Demand from Saudi to Qatar: Qatar must provide reparations to these countries for any opportunity costs incurred over the past few years because of Qatari policies.
19 hour ago
7th Demand from Saudi to Qatar: Qatar must stop interference in these countries' domestic + foreign affairs; stop naturalisation of their citizens; extradite such citizens.
19 hour ago
6th Demand from Saudi to Qatar: Qatar must shut down Al Jazeera and all affiliated channels.
19 hour ago
5 Demand from Saudi to Qatar: Qatar must hand over all designated terrorists, wanted by the four countries; freeze their assets; stop hosting others in the future.
19 hour ago
4 Demand from Saudi to Qatar: Qatar must cease any funding activities to extremist and terrorist individuals, entities and orgs, including US/Int. designation lists.
19 hour ago
3 Demand from Saudi to Qatar: Qatar must announce severance of ties with terrorist, ideological and sectarian orgs: MB, IS, AQ, HTS, Hizbollah; designate as terrorists.
19 hour ago
2 Demand from Saudi to Qatar: Qatar must immoderately shut down the Turkish military base that is being established, and halt any military coops with Turkey in Qatar.
19 hour ago
1 Demand from Saudi to Qatar: Qatar must reduce diplomatic representation with Iran, shut down attaches, expel IRCG elements, limit ties to UNSC-compliant commercial.
A list of 13 demands by Saudi et al to Qatar has been released.19 hour ago
A list of 13 demands by Saudi et al to Qatar has been released.
IS show Hezbollah fighter IDs and a captured Hezbollah fighter during the fighting near Arak field, east Homs, Syria.20 hour ago
IS show Hezbollah fighter IDs and a captured Hezbollah fighter during the fighting near Arak field, east Homs, Syria.
Detailed ethnic map of Syria from @nors_study with English key20 hour ago
Detailed ethnic map of Syria from @nors_study with English key
A Hezbollah fighter was captured alive by IS during fighting near Arak field, east Homs, Syria.20 hour ago
A Hezbollah fighter was captured alive by IS during fighting near Arak field, east Homs, Syria.
Alexander Motinga, Callsign Shaman, from Ryazan. Fought in the Donbass, killed a week ago in Syria.20 hour ago
Alexander Motinga, Callsign Shaman, from Ryazan. Fought in the Donbass, killed a week ago in Syria.
21 hour ago
Lapshin's trial started in Azerbaijan. His lawyer will say whatever is necessary to help secure his release.
IS-linked A'maq has published drone and ground footage of the destroyed Al-Nouri Mosque and its minaret in Mosul22 hour ago
IS-linked A'maq has published drone and ground footage of the destroyed Al-Nouri Mosque and its minaret in Mosul
22 hour ago
Amaq video from what remains of al-Nuri mosque in Mosul, claiming to show what is assumed to be the rocket that was fired at it by US warplanes amongst the ruins, Mosul, Iraq.
Amaq video from what remains of al-Nuri mosque in Mosul, claiming to show what is assumed to be the rocket that was fired at it by US warplanes amongst the ruins, Mosul, Iraq.
Azerbaijani position being mortared by the Armenian Forces22 hour ago
Azerbaijani position being mortared by the Armenian Forces
23 hour ago
Turkish presidential spokesman cites number of "300 to 500" Kazakh and Kyrgyz soldiers for potential Syria deployment
Today in Daraa, Syria23 hour ago
Today in Daraa, Syria
Daraa: Bunian Marsous op. room blew up the building where 4th Division fighters were entrenched (and encircled). All KIA.23 hour ago
Daraa: Bunian Marsous op. room blew up the building where 4th Division fighters were entrenched (and encircled). All KIA.
Syria Bir Nabaj - IS released pictures of a guided missile attack on an army tank, south of Tabaqah airbase.23 hour ago
Syria Bir Nabaj - IS released pictures of a guided missile attack on an army tank, south of Tabaqah airbase.
23 hour ago
Afrin-based journalist Jihad Abdo says there is an embargo by all sides on Afrin from Assad, Nusra, FSA, and Turkey
Ahrar leaders Eid speech: Calls for factional unity. Fears over the fate of Deir ez-Zour. Emphasise politics alongside the military. Warns of countries trying to split Syria into its fields of interest, with separatists (YPG) & demographical changes (Shia militias). Says they adopted the Unified Arab Code as a step to unify the courts and so on.23 hour ago
Ahrar leaders Eid speech: Calls for factional unity. Fears over the fate of Deir ez-Zour. Emphasise politics alongside the military. Warns of countries trying to split Syria into its fields of interest, with separatists (YPG) & demographical changes (Shia militias). Says they adopted the Unified Arab Code as a step to unify the courts and so on.
Ahrar leaders Eid speech: Calls for factional unity. Fears over the fate of Deir ez-Zour. Emphasise politics alongside the military. Warns of countries trying to split Syria into its fields of interest, with separatists (YPG) & demographical changes (Shia militias). Says they adopted the Unified Arab Code as a step to unify the courts and so on.
23 hour ago
US Attorney Daniel Lemisch: The officer who was stabbed in the Flint, Michigan airport is in stable condition
.@trbrtc: Geolocation of Taqwa Mosque in Tal Afar, Iraq, which A'maq says was destroyed by Coalition strike on June 15, 2017.23 hour ago
.@trbrtc: Geolocation of Taqwa Mosque in Tal Afar, Iraq, which A'maq says was destroyed by Coalition strike on June 15, 2017.
23 hour ago
YPG officials start campaign #SAVEAFRIN on social media
2 killed from IED/mine near Kafar Takharim23 hour ago
2 killed from IED/mine near Kafar Takharim
Egypt: ISIS claimed to have damaged a Humvee,  a BMP  and  another military vehicle by detonation of IEDs in al-Qawadis, east of El-Arish23 hour ago
Egypt: ISIS claimed to have damaged a Humvee, a BMP and another military vehicle by detonation of IEDs in al-Qawadis, east of El-Arish