Map. History of Middle East conflict

25 April 2018
MSF condemns Saudi-led coalition airstrikes that killed 24 civilians including bride' that hit a wedding party in Yemen's Hajjah
Syrian army artillery targeted Qaalat Al Madiq
UN: 45 civilians killed in air strikes over the past four days in Yemen
Russian media confirms attack on Hmeimim "several incoming drones were destroyed by air-defense at base"
6 Palestinian refugees killed in shelling on Yarmouk camp
Warplanes carried out airstrikes targeting Abdin town this moment, unknown casualties among civilians so far.
N. Hama: crops near Lataminah burning tonight after area was hit by artillery.
S. Damascus: HTS destroyed a BREM-1 in Yarmouk Camp (Street 30).
Islamic State claims to have destroyed 2 bulldozers and killed 6 Syrian #SAA soldiers during fighting in #HajarAlAswad #Damascus #Syria
While pro-Assad forces claim advances SE. of Hajr Aswad, important reinforcements reached S. Damascus today. ISIS claims destruction of a BMP, 2 bulldozers and 30 KIA.
Luhansk: Cars with Armenian flags celebrating the resignation of the Armenian government
Acting Prime Minister Karen Karapetyan cancels tomorrow's negotiations with Nikol Pashinyan. Activist people announce the restart of mass protests
HTS and JTS sign agreement to stop the fight indefinitely and have reached a ceasefire to stop all agression. Ceasefire is signed by Abu Mohammad al Julani and Hassan Soufan
Karapetyan Reassures Foreign Ambassadors: Says He Will Meet with @nikolpashinyan to Find "Solutions"
3 hour ago
Azerbaijani parliament approves Novruz Mammadov's candidacy as new PM
French Foreign Ministry condemns the bombing of wedding in Hajjah Yemen by Arab coalition
Syria: video showing Russian air defense intercepting what could be a drone near Khmeimim Airbase tonight.
Israel's Defense Minister @AvigdorLiberman is heading to US to meet with James Mattis, John Bolton and other officials to discuss close security coordination between the 2 allies against negative developments resulting from Iran's expansion in the Middle East with emphasis on Syria
One Hashd al-Shaabi fighter killed, five others wounded in an ISIS attack southwest of Kirkuk Province.
Again possible UAV attack on Hmeimim airbase - airdefense responding
Syrian Army enter Joura district in Al-Qadam and control several ruling buildings
Iran's foreign minister tells AP that Iran will `most likely' abandon nuclear deal if Trump pulls US out.
Trump: Iran will pay the price if America will be threatened by any means
Macron: We are adopting a new approach on Iran
Trump: The nuclear deal with Iran should include the situation in Syria, Iraq and Yemen
Trump says American troops will leave Syria "relatively soon". Doesn't want to give an opening to the Mediterranean from Iran. Syria should be part of a new Iran deal, says Trump.
Concerns about ISIS resurgence remain on West side of Euphrates River, "areas we are not supporting the SDF," per @OIRSpox "Primarily areas that have been captured by the pro-government forces backed by their Russia|n counterparts"
"I would love to get out" of Syria, says @POTUS in reference to US troops in the country.
France's @EmmanuelMacron says US, France and @CJTFOIR must remain in Syria vs ISIS "until victory" "In the long run we need to win peace," per Macron
Macron: We must guarantee peace in Syria
Russia and Turkey should be involved in new negotiations with Iran concerning the Middle East, adds @EmmanuelMacron.
Macron: We must contain Iran in Iraq, Yemen and Lebanon
Macron: Iran must stop its ballistic missiles activities
Q: If Russia backs acting PM Karen Karapentyan [Gazprom connections], what would you do? A: 'It's a matter for Armenia and it is decided here. Russia is a friendly country and I am sure Russia will respect Armenia's decision' - opposition leader Nikol Pashinyan
Macron: We have to work on a new agreement with Iran
Trump mentions "ISIS killers in Syria," says a major topic during his talks with Macron was. [checks notes].. getting Middle Eastern countries to increase military spending
Nikol says, "I am only pro-Armenian." "If someone would name me as pro-Western, this is wrong...
Also, some SDF returning to Middle Euphrates River Valley, resuming fight vs ISIS, per Col Dillon
Trump: Iran is responsible for many problems in the Middle East
Trump: After ISIS expelled from Syria, we must increase our efforts to stop Iran from supporting terrorism
Iran cannot be allowed to profit from the anti-ISIS effort, says @POTUS.
In areas supported by @CJTFOIR, ISIS only holding some ground in Dashisha, along Iraq-Syria border and town north of AbuKamal, per Colonel Dillon
Trump to Macron about strikes in Syria: "thank you for your leadership in this effort"
Trump: Iran will not be allowed to develop nuclear weapons
Trump: The Western strike in Syria targeted chemical facilities in order to prevent Assad from using chemical weapons again
HTS arrested many civilians and rebels in Sarmada. One of the arrested persons is a high commander of Liwa Shuhada Daraya a armed group from Daraya by Damascus evacuated in an agreement with Assad
HTS downed a modified armed drone carry mini explosives belonging to Noor el-Din-Zenkey at Tadil village. West Aleppo
Syria's flag raised over Jayrud town in Eastern Qalamoun.
7 hour ago
Earthquake of magnitude 4.9 - 20km SW of Jarm, Afghanistan
Source close to PKK says PKK has killed and injured 15 Turkish soldiers in northern Iraq. Turkish forces respond with random artillery fire that damages villages and orchards.
Trump: If there are problems in any country in the Middle East, then Iran stands behind
Trump says Iran is testing missiles and causing trouble in the region
2 children injured in shelling on Al Barsah village in Idlib
Israeli government declares plans to forcibly deport refugees are canceled
6 killed in gunfight in Kashmir's Tral8 hour ago
6 killed in gunfight in Kashmir's Tral
Trump says Iran will have bigger problems if it restarts nuclear program
Trump says it won't be easy for Iran to restart nuclear program
Trump says Iran deal was insane, a terrible deal that should have never been made
Evacuation of East Qalamoun continues and is in its last stage; Syrian internal security forces began deployment in Jayroud moments ago
Pashinyan on becoming Armenia PM: I will not be against
Three suicide attacks rock city of Quetta, killing six, wounding 15: Pakistani officials
Lebanon Zgharta - IS commander detained in Lebanon after crossing from Syria
Unknown gunmen assassinate a high-level member of the Kurdistan's Independent High Electoral Commission near Family Mall in Erbil.
9 hour ago
Kunduz: Kabul government forces captured a couple of villages in Aqtash area of Khan Abad at the cost of inflicting heavy material losses to civilians. All captured areas are back in Taliban control.
Two suicide bombers killed in Quetta: Pakistani army
3 suicide bombers launch two separate attacks in Pakistani city of Quetta. Two killed by security forces trying to target FC post - a third bomber targeted a police van as a result of which 5 policemen were killed and 7 injured
Macron: We are working with the United States to confront terrorism differently and to counter illicit weapons in North Korea and Iran
Macron: We have faced terrorism together in the Middle East and Africa
9 hour ago
Three people detained at Armenian Genocide commemoration in Istanbul: human rights organization
Map. Violent incidents in Afghanistan over the previous six months (Events from December are not included). Size of the dots indicates the number of casualties.9 hour ago
Map. Violent incidents in Afghanistan over the previous six months (Events from December are not included). Size of the dots indicates the number of casualties.
President Trump: "I want to personally thank President Macron, the French military and the French people for their steadfast partnership" on coordinated strikes on Syria
Trump: We took the decision to strike the Syrian regime in coordination with the French government in response to the use of chemical weapons
One more militant killed taking the total to 4: SP Vaid, DGP of Jammu And Kashmir on encounter in Lam village of Tral in Pulwama district9 hour ago
One more militant killed taking the total to 4: SP Vaid, DGP of Jammu And Kashmir on encounter in Lam village of Tral in Pulwama district
Turkish warplanes striked several PKK bases northeastern Duhok.
Follow up on the house explosion in Nabeul, Tunisia on 13 April. Per the MOI, the home owner had been preparing an IED and planned to target security forces in the area. At least 8 other individuals are reported to have been involved.
Video of one of airstrikes on Al Yarmouk camp
Iraqi MP from Ninawa province: the US is sending money to Peshmerga in order to prepare for a new war that is a great danger to Iraq. The funding will allow Peshmerga to be independent from Baghdad or might go to the White Flag group.
Turkish PM:Spain is helping Turkey's air defence since 2 years because of increasing threats from Syria towards Turkey.We see Spain as a true friend and ally in NATO and Europe.We want to increase relations with them. said ahead of formal visit to Spain.10 hour ago
Turkish PM:"Spain is helping Turkey's air defence since 2 years because of increasing threats from Syria towards Turkey.We see Spain as a true friend and ally in NATO and Europe.We want to increase relations with them." said ahead of formal visit to Spain.
Police: Bomb kills Hezbollah operative in southern Lebanon
Artillery shelling by pro-Assad forces on Baghoz and Sousa in the eastern rural areas of DeirEzzor.
UN monitors visited Chadder village in Quneitra10 hour ago
UN monitors visited Chadder village in Quneitra
Report: Four Syrian civilians killed after pro-Assad government airstrikes targeted the village of Ma'ra Horma in southern Idlib countryside of Syria.
SDF will resume military operations in eastern Deir-Ez-Zor against ISIS militants.
10 hour ago
Rebels shelling SAA positions in Madinat al-Ba'ath, Quneitra with mortars
Continuing shelling on areas in Southern Damascus under ISIS control
UN, EU call for return to Syria peace talks
Mogherini: Those who took part in Astana should assume their responsibilities
De Mistura: Not all who are in Idlib are terrorists
De Mistura: We have great concerns about the humanitarian situation in Idlib
De Mistura: Military action on the ground has not and will not help the process of reaching a solution in Syria
Moscow based Subsea Survey Solutions' Murmansk registered, Russia flag special purpose research vessel Iskatel transits Mediterranean-bound Bosphorus en route to Haifa11 hour ago
Moscow based Subsea Survey Solutions' Murmansk registered, Russia flag special purpose research vessel Iskatel transits Mediterranean-bound Bosphorus en route to Haifa
11 hour ago
Encounter in Lam village of Tral in Pulwama district: All the three militants gunned down
Syrian army helicopters dropping leaflets on Southern Damascus, urging ISIS fighters to surrender
Yerevan right now11 hour ago
Yerevan right now
Yerevan right now: thousands-strong crowds are triumphantly led by opposition leader Pashinyan to the genocide memorial. Today is when Armenians commemorate their genocide11 hour ago
Yerevan right now: thousands-strong crowds are triumphantly led by opposition leader Pashinyan to the genocide memorial. Today is when Armenians commemorate their genocide
Chechen leader Ramzan Kadyrov announces willingness to send more Chechen soldiers to Syria. "Our very best fighters are there, of course I am prepared to send more." Has deployed at least two military police battalions on Moscow's behest.
Hospitals in Gaza postponed 4,000 operations due to pressure the GreatReturnMarch wounded created on the medical staff - Gaza MoH11 hour ago
Hospitals in Gaza postponed 4,000 operations due to pressure the #GreatReturnMarch wounded created on the medical staff - Gaza MoH
11 hour ago
Five public order policemen and six Taliban militants have been killed during a clash in Balabuluk district of western Farah province
11 hour ago
South Korea's foreign ministry condemns deadly attack in Kabul
Philippines presidential Spokesperson Harry Roque: We remain optimistic that other issues between the Philippines and Kuwait would be resolved soon.
12 hour ago
A deadly airstrike targeted a gathering attended by key militant figures in eastern Laghman province of Afghanistan, the local officials said
Malaysia police: We have located the motorcycle used by 2 suspects in the shooting of Hamas activist Fadi Al-Batsh have near Danau Kota outside Kuala Lumpur - "We do not know if the 2 suspects are still inside Malaysia"
Another Iranian senior official, the chief of the national security council, vows harsh revenge for the Israeli attack on T4 base in Syia
Jammu And Kashmir: Wreath laying ceremony of policeman Latif Gojri who lost his life in encounter with militants in Lam village of Tral in Pulwama district. One Army jawan also lost his life, one terrorist gunned down. Encounter underway12 hour ago
Jammu And Kashmir: Wreath laying ceremony of policeman Latif Gojri who lost his life in encounter with militants in Lam village of Tral in Pulwama district. One Army jawan also lost his life, one terrorist gunned down. Encounter underway
12 hour ago
Two security personnel killed in Pulwama encounter
Presently, with whatever we have collected, it looks like a Jaish-e-Mohammed outfit. Search and other part of the operation is still going on. Once it is over, we will be able to say more about it: Swayam Prakash Pani, Inspector General (Kashmir Range)12 hour ago
Presently, with whatever we have collected, it looks like a Jaish-e-Mohammed outfit. Search and other part of the operation is still going on. Once it is over, we will be able to say more about it: Swayam Prakash Pani, Inspector General (Kashmir Range)
Secretary of the Iranian National Security Council: We will take shock measures if Washington withdraws from the nuclear agreement
Afghan officials inaugurate the first Islamic Bank in Afghanistan12 hour ago
Afghan officials inaugurate the first Islamic Bank in Afghanistan
12 hour ago
Discovery of mummified body in Tehran raises speculation it could be the missing remains of the late monarch Reza Shah Pahlavi, father of Iran's last shah before the 1979 Islamic Revolution.
12 hour ago
7 militants including ISIS members join peace process in Kunar
Israel's official view on the JCPOA PM Netanyahu: "The deal have to be fully fixed, or nixed."
Russia and China seek international support for Iran nuclear deal
Russian Investigative Committee refused to open criminal case after the death of journalist Maxim Borodin
Two civilians dead and six wounded in an artillery shelling on Kafr Hamra in North Aleppo
13 hour ago
Civilians was killed as result of shelling on Lajat village in Eastern Daraa
Video of the moment when helicopter dropped a bomb on Maarat Hurmah in Idlib killing 4
13 hour ago
Kremlin: We don't regard tumult in Armenia as Ukraine-style revolution
Airplanes bombard Kafr Zita in Northern Hama, and artillery shelling Al Lataminah
Airplanes bombard Kafr Zita in Northern Hama, and artillery shelling Al Lataminah
If Trump or Merkel come to Chechnya we'll put them in prison immediately - Kadyrov
13 hour ago
Russian TV Uses Behind-the-Scenes Photos from a 2016 Movie as "Proof" Syria Chemical Attack Was Staged:
13 hour ago
Four Afghan Local Police personnel and six Taliban insurgents have been killed during a clash in the Jaghatu district of southern Ghazni province
On Yerevan's central square, protesters have decided to clean up from days of anti-government protests. The prime minister of Armenia Serzh Sargsyan resigned yesterday.13 hour ago
On Yerevan's central square, protesters have decided to clean up from days of anti-government protests. The prime minister of Armenia Serzh Sargsyan resigned yesterday.
2 armed men were killed by security forces in wood near Derbent
13 hour ago
President Erdoğan: Olive Branch and Euphrates Shield operations - it's a legend.
At NATO summit in July, we expect to launch a new training mission in Iraq: this could be another area where NATO and Australia could join forces - @jensstoltenberg
Philippines apologizes to Kuwait for sovereignty violation over 'rescue' of workers
I welcome that you are increasing your contributions to NATO's @ResoluteSupport in Afghanistan with highly professional forces and substantial funding for Afghan forces - @jensstoltenberg with PM @TurnbullMalcolm
Iran threatens to drop out of Non-Proliferation Treaty if nuclear deal is scrapped
NATO and Australia stand side-by-side in the fight against terrorism: in Afghanistan and as part of the Global @Coalition to Defeat ISIS - @jensstoltenberg
In pictures: Kashmir village shutdown over nocturnal arrests |13 hour ago
In pictures: Kashmir village shutdown over nocturnal arrests |
14 hour ago
Taliban claims attack on top Jamiat Islami commander in Faryab
The Taliban insurgents have captured some areas of the Qadis district of Badghis province, but local police denied the assertion as baseless14 hour ago
The Taliban insurgents have captured some areas of the Qadis district of Badghis province, but local police denied the assertion as baseless
Lieberman: If Syria uses Russian air defense missiles against us, we'll retaliate
After four hours of continuous work, Syria Civil Defense volunteers were able to retrieve the body of "Ahmed Jamous" who was kılledafter the aerial bombardment that targeted the farms of Abdin in Idlib southern countryside with 4 air strikes yesterday.
Gen. Ghulam Farooq, A High Rank Commander Of Jamiat-Islami Killed In Taliban Attack Last Night In Faryab Province14 hour ago
Gen. Ghulam Farooq, A High Rank Commander Of Jamiat-Islami Killed In Taliban Attack Last Night In Faryab Province
Airstrike on Dayr Ful village in North Homs14 hour ago
Airstrike on Dayr Ful village in North Homs
Fresh talks between the United States and Pakistan have failed to narrow down their differences on Afghanistan and other regional issues
Hezbollah operative killed in an explosion in Sidon, unclear if it was an assassination or an accident
Two civilians killed, others wounded in bombardment of Maarat Harma
10 casualties among civilians including children, 3 dead so far and 7 wounded, aftermath helicopter dropped off barrel bombs over Maarat Harma town. Southern Idlib countryside
Government helicopters drop sea mines on Maaret Herma village in Idlib countryside
Libya- some more aerial photos purportedly showing aftermath of April 21 LAF airstrikes against SDB camp in Sadada14 hour ago
Libya- some more aerial photos purportedly showing aftermath of April 21 LAF airstrikes against SDB camp in Sadada
15 hour ago
One Army jawan and one Policeman lost their lives in ongoing encounter with militants in Lam village of Tral in Pulwama district. One militants also gunned down
Israeli army says apprehended 2 Gazans attempting to enter Israel
Iran's President Rouhani warns Trump to remain in the nuclear deal or "face severe consequences" - State TV
MSCD release pictures of the LNA drone (Matrice 100) they downed over Derna. Extremely notable are footage purportedly extracted from it showing it was utilized as improvised-armed, a capability not seen before by LNA or in Libya as a whole.15 hour ago
MSCD release pictures of the LNA drone (Matrice 100) they downed over Derna. Extremely notable are footage purportedly extracted from it showing it was utilized as improvised-armed, a capability not seen before by LNA or in Libya as a whole.
3 killed as gunfight continues in Kashmir's Tral15 hour ago
3 killed as gunfight continues in Kashmir's Tral
15 hour ago
Quake in southeast Turkey injures 13
16 hour ago
Azerbaijan: Armenian armed forces 113 times violated the ceasefire
Indonesia is investigating reports from Islamic State supporters that the most senior Southeast Asian commander of the militant group was killed by U.S. air strikes in eastern Syria last week, counter-terrorism officials said
16 hour ago
Gen. Ghulam Farooq, a former commander of Hezb-i-Jamiat Islami Afghanistan, has been killed in a roadside bombing in northwestern Faryab province
16 hour ago
20 Taliban and Al-Qaeda militants killed in Nangarhar operations
16 hour ago
Afghan MoI refutes dismissal reports of ministry's top security General
One Army jawan injured in an encounter with militants in Lam village of Tral in Pulwama district. Operation continues16 hour ago
One Army jawan injured in an encounter with militants in Lam village of Tral in Pulwama district. Operation continues
Saleh Al-Sammad was No. 2 on the Saudi-led coalition's most-wanted list, after leader Abdel Malek Al-Houthi. Crown Prince MBS had a $20 million reward on the head of Yemen's Houthi Revolutionary Committee
17 hour ago
Lavrov: The United States is deploying more widely on the eastern bank of the Euphrates River and is not going to leave
17 hour ago
Russian Foreign Minister: Several countries have taken the destructive approach in Syria
Bashar al-Assad says the US and its allies cannot be part of the international process to end the Syria crisis
19 hour ago
Gunshots heard in Lam village of Tral in Pulwama district. Security forces at the spot
Insurgency grows bolder in west Anbar and across northern Iraq. ISIS moving freely among villages, shopping for supplies, and using threats to enforce local compliance. In many areas, there's simply a complete lack of capable security.
Tunnel found by Iraqi Forces near Qa'im. It was destroyed shortly after.
Ageilah Saleh has agreed with Misrata MP's to announce a comprehensive reconciliation agreement with Barqah (Eastern Libya)
22 hour ago
Earthquake of magnitude 5.2 - 2km ENE of Samsat, Turkey
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