The foiled attack happened on Friday according to Saudi Arabia's official news agency

Map. History of Middle East conflict

23 June 2017
2 day ago
Syrian army launching a large-scale offensive this morning aimed to capture Jobar district in Damascus
Geolocation for the Iranian missile launch2 day ago
Geolocation for the Iranian missile launch
2 day ago
One protester was killed and 5 wounded during an overnight clash with security forces in Shar-e-Now
2 day ago
It's rumor, not confirmed information, possible fake or hoax
Several armored vehicles and US special forces have entered the Al-Tanf base from Jordan
2 day ago
ISIS SVBIED struck a Sultan Murad HQ in Al-Bab
2 day ago
10 Afghan security guards from Bagram military base attacked in Shah Kah village last night. 8 killed, 2 wounded
3 day ago
US building its 5th military base inside Syria, this one near Tabqa
So far, IS in Raqqah have primarily deployed camouflaged SVBIEDs with interior armor, an evolution to Mosul SVBIEDs3 day ago
So far, IS in Raqqah have primarily deployed camouflaged SVBIEDs with interior armor, an evolution to Mosul SVBIEDs
In west Libya, an important statement published by the major of Sabratha, Hussein Dhawadi, regarding the insecurity in the city.3 day ago
In west Libya, an important statement published by the major of Sabratha, Hussein Dhawadi, regarding the insecurity in the city.
2 of multiple SVBIEDS shown in new ISIS propaganda video from Raqqa3 day ago
2 of multiple SVBIEDS shown in new ISIS propaganda video from Raqqa
Damascus countryside: Photos shows battles in Howsh al Dhahra front while Jaish al Islam is confronting Assad militias who tried to advance3 day ago
Damascus countryside: Photos shows battles in Howsh al Dhahra front while Jaish al Islam is confronting Assad militias who tried to advance
ISF commanders surveil IS-controlled Old district in West Mosul with DJI drone. DJI app on iPad used to control drone3 day ago
ISF commanders surveil IS-controlled Old district in West Mosul with DJI drone. DJI app on iPad used to control drone
ISF commanders surveil IS-controlled Old district in West Mosul with DJI drone. DJI app on iPad used to control drone
Argentina - IS threats appeared on the website of the Argentine army.3 day ago
Argentina - IS threats appeared on the website of the Argentine army.
The Syrian American Medical Society: "We're deeply saddened to report the loss of SAMS-supported paramedic Ammar Younis Al-Zarzoor, 22, killed while working in Daraa"3 day ago
The Syrian American Medical Society: "We're deeply saddened to report the loss of SAMS-supported paramedic Ammar Younis Al-Zarzoor, 22, killed while working in Daraa"
Police officer injured in an armored bombing in Arish3 day ago
Police officer injured in an armored bombing in Arish
New video shows the moments before Iran targets the IS HQ in Syria3 day ago
New video shows the moments before Iran targets the IS HQ in Syria
Russia supplies Egypt with MIG helicopters and helicopters for the Mestral helicopters3 day ago
Russia supplies Egypt with MIG helicopters and helicopters for the Mestral helicopters
3 day ago
Tajik security sources report that Islamist militants in North Afghanistan planning significant cross-border attack
3 day ago
At least 126 migrants are feared dead after their boat sank off the coast of Libya, IOM says
3 day ago
Qatar's FM: Kuwaiti mediation efforts still on, we trust Kuwait and its Emir, we trust his efforts to solve the crisis
Turkish Airlines TK427 is returning to Istanbul after nearly 2 hours circling - cause unknown3 day ago
Turkish Airlines TK427 is returning to Istanbul after nearly 2 hours circling - cause unknown
Jaysh al-Islam managed to burn down the government mobile bridge on the Hawsh Dawahirah front (in eastern Ghouta), Syria.3 day ago
Jaysh al-Islam managed to burn down the government mobile bridge on the Hawsh Dawahirah front (in eastern Ghouta), Syria.
Ancient Roman ruins in Al Resafa, Raqqa Countryside are nearly all intact after the Syrian Army captured the city from Daesh (ISIS) today3 day ago
Ancient Roman ruins in Al Resafa, Raqqa Countryside are nearly all intact after the Syrian Army captured the city from Daesh (ISIS) today
Minister of Interior receives Chinese public security minister3 day ago
Minister of Interior receives Chinese public security minister
The remains of the car bomb, which succeeded the police forces assigned Kilo 17 in the Department of the fourth section of El Arish, to address it during the attempt of the commander targeting the ambush3 day ago
The remains of the car bomb, which succeeded the police forces assigned Kilo 17 in the Department of the fourth section of El Arish, to address it during the attempt of the commander targeting the ambush
The end of the Sisi and Bin Zayed summit and the start of a session of talks3 day ago
The end of the Sisi and Bin Zayed summit and the start of a session of talks
3 day ago
Jared Kushner will visit Jerusalem and Ramallah this week to push for a peace deal
3 day ago
Nine people were injured, including 6 Dutch tourists in a collision in Gharb Hurghada
Egypt and the UAE. Sisi and Mohammed bin Zayed stressed the need to stop funding terrorist groups3 day ago
Egypt and the UAE. Sisi and Mohammed bin Zayed stressed the need to stop funding terrorist groups
3 day ago
Pope Francis calls for faithful to not only welcome refugees but personally learn from their stories.
3 day ago
John McCain slams Pres. Trump for having no strategy in Afghanistan
Egypt- Army conducts extensive counter-militancy operation around Rafah-North Sinai, including discovery of tunnel, arrest of 233 day ago
Egypt- Army conducts extensive counter-militancy operation around Rafah-North Sinai, including discovery of tunnel, arrest of 23
Chairman of the Engineering Authority of the Armed Forces announces the start of the Commission in the establishment of the largest desalination project and the treatment of waste water in the world for irrigation and agriculture3 day ago
Chairman of the Engineering Authority of the Armed Forces announces the start of the Commission in the establishment of the largest desalination project and the treatment of waste water in the world for irrigation and agriculture
3 day ago
Civil protection able to control a fire in a car at the Cairo airport
3 day ago
Champs-Elysees car attacker was on terror watchlist, probe sources say
3 day ago
Egypt is set to transfer fuel for Gaza's sole powerplant via the Rafah crossing within 48 hours
3 day ago
US pilots will defend themselves as Russia threatens aircraft over Syria, Pentagon says
3 day ago
Iran published the names of the two ISIS leaders who targeted by missile strike: Abu Assem al-Libi and Abdulkadir al-Farani (Abu Harith)
3 day ago
Egyptian Presidency Statement: Egypt's President and Abu Dhabi CP agreed on combating terror-sponsors, financiers & their media machine
3 day ago
Report By RT said nSyrian Army negotiate with SDF to get back SyAF pilot
3 day ago
MoD: SAA captured Jidaan-Khirbet al Mitaha, Al Siyani-Haq al Thawrati, Rufasa, Dahret an Baj, Jib Abyad, Jib al Ghanim, Abu Sousa, Jib Aziz, Tal Qulayb, Bir Qulayb, Tall al-Afta, Tal aleuftati, Rajm alhurati, Rajm al Safiya, Bir al Duran, Bir Anbaj, Badr Anbaj, Jab Aababous
Egyptian Petroleum Services PMS succeeds in installing deck Back on the jacket of the field platform of the giant back of natural gas in the Mediterranean3 day ago
Egyptian Petroleum Services PMS succeeds in installing deck Back on the jacket of the field platform of the giant back of natural gas in the Mediterranean
3 day ago
Mass flight of IDPs from Daraa city toward camps near the border fence on the Golan due to intense government airstrikes. The displaced are fleeing mainly to 3 camps in southern Quneitra: Karama & al-Amal camps in Rafeed & a-Rahma in Sida al-Jolan
Ahrar al-Sham officially denies that news of ceasefires or deals with Russia and the Syrian government are happening.3 day ago
Ahrar al-Sham officially denies that news of ceasefires or deals with Russia and the Syrian government are happening.
3 day ago
Around 30 asylum-seekers, who were still living in the Choucha camp in Tunisia despite being shut down in 2013, were evicuted on Monday by the police, a decision strongly criticized by an NGO.
3 day ago
Iran official rejected SaudiArabia claim that they've captured 3 Iranian military forces, saying it's all about the 2 fishing boats
Several women today demonstrated in Douma city, demanding release of detainees.3 day ago
Several women today demonstrated in Douma city, demanding release of detainees.
Faylaq al-Rahman claims repelling a government attack on Ein Tarma, in western eastern Ghouta.3 day ago
Faylaq al-Rahman claims repelling a government attack on Ein Tarma, in western eastern Ghouta.
3 day ago
R24: "Many civilians killed and others wounded due artillery shelling by SDF on Tal Abyad street mid of Raqqa"
3 day ago
Former US ambassador to Syria, Robert Ford says "Kurds wil pay for trusting the US and Iran will drive US out of Syria"
3 day ago
R24: "SDF regain control on Ja'adin village SE Tabqa after clashes against Assad government forces."
3 day ago
Government forces tried to advance on Dael town in north of Daraa but repelled by FSA and reportedly lost a tank
Wounded children due to YPG shelling this morning brought to hospital in Mare3 day ago
Wounded children due to YPG shelling this morning brought to hospital in Mare
Military Spokesman: Second Field Army personnel distributed thousands of free rations to villagers and communities in North Sinai3 day ago
Military Spokesman: Second Field Army personnel distributed thousands of free rations to villagers and communities in North Sinai
TAF: "Today 2 civilians were killed and 7 injured after shelling by PKK/PYD on the cities of Marea and Azaz in Northern Syria."3 day ago
TAF: "Today 2 civilians were killed and 7 injured after shelling by PKK/PYD on the cities of Marea and Azaz in Northern Syria."
3 day ago
The foiled attack happened on Friday according to Saudi Arabia's official news agency
3 day ago
Kalashnikov, handguns, gas bottles in Champs-Elysees car: police sources
3 day ago
The international coalition warplanes targeted Ratla village in Raqqa city suburbs
3 day ago
Saudi navy detained 3 Iranian IRGC members after their boat approached Marjan oil field
TFSA shells Afrin province villages  and Shahba villages since this morning. Meanwhile  2000 displaced people have arrived in the area3 day ago
TFSA shells Afrin province villages and Shahba villages since this morning. Meanwhile 2000 displaced people have arrived in the area
Geo-located target of Iranian missile strike in Al Mayadin, Deir az Zor. Seems to be former Baath party HQ3 day ago
Geo-located target of Iranian missile strike in Al Mayadin, Deir az Zor. Seems to be former Baath party HQ
3 day ago
#ChampsElysees: The driver "seriously injured." He was carrying a weapon
Former official of the Qatari intelligence: Doha recruiting "teachers" to spy on Egypt3 day ago
Former official of the Qatari intelligence: Doha recruiting "teachers" to spy on Egypt
IS announces first video from Raqqa battle (and overall)3 day ago
IS announces first video from Raqqa battle (and overall)
.@ICRC_sy: Our team is entering East Harasta with .@SYRedCrescent and .@UN to deliver much needed humanitarian aid to 11,000 people.3 day ago
.@ICRC_sy: Our team is entering East Harasta with .@SYRedCrescent and .@UN to deliver much needed humanitarian aid to 11,000 people.
Pictures of American fighters in the ranks of Syriac Military Council  during the Raqqa campaign.3 day ago
Pictures of American fighters in the ranks of Syriac Military Council during the Raqqa campaign.
3 day ago
Military Spokesman: Three Takfiris killed and 23 others arrested in Sinai
First air freight corridor flight between India and Afghanistan (Delhi-Kabul) arrived in Delhi3 day ago
First air freight corridor flight between India and Afghanistan (Delhi-Kabul) arrived in Delhi
Promo of upcoming IS propaganda release from Raqqa suggests the SDF losses are bigger than first thought.3 day ago
It's propaganda
Promo of upcoming IS propaganda release from Raqqa suggests the SDF losses are bigger than first thought.
Promo of upcoming IS propaganda release from Raqqa suggests the SDF losses are bigger than first thought.
SDF captured Shuehan/Shuwayhan village, 4 km north of Resafa, from ISIS, after SAA took Resafa earlier.3 day ago
SDF captured Shuehan/Shuwayhan village, 4 km north of Resafa, from ISIS, after SAA took Resafa earlier.
3 day ago
Qatar calls for lifting of embargo before negotiations begin
Russia waters down threat to Coalition aircraft. Now says will 'escort'. A few minutes ago said would be tracked by Russian SAMs as targets3 day ago
Russia waters down threat to Coalition aircraft. Now says will 'escort'. A few minutes ago said would be tracked by Russian SAMs as targets
3 day ago
It's fake
Al-Maydeen say SAA successfully rescued the pilot
3 day ago
Iran’s missile power aims to eradicate terrorism, extremism: Zarif
Planted bomb targeted four journalists, three French and Kurdish-born Bakhtiyar Haddad in the troubled Old Mosul district.3 day ago
Planted bomb targeted four journalists, three French and Kurdish-born Bakhtiyar Haddad in the troubled Old Mosul district.
3 day ago
Three French journalists being treated at a US base. Iraq
3 day ago
More than 200 bodies recovered from rubble in West Mosul over last 48 hours, mostly women and children
3 day ago
One Kurd killed, 3 foreign journalists injured after explosion in Mosul
3 day ago
Iraq Parliament Def Committee: Telafar battle after Mosul. Hope to take Telafar, Hawija and Qaim before end of year
3 day ago
Egyptian security forces thwart a large suicide attack on a checkpoint in Al-Arish city, North Sinai
3 day ago
Iraqi Fed Police advance to within 500 meters from Faruq Street in middle of Old Mosul, West Mosul
Increased activity in the morning at Incirlik airbase, takeoff of A-10 Thunderbolt jets heading to Syria3 day ago
Increased activity in the morning at Incirlik airbase, takeoff of A-10 Thunderbolt jets heading to Syria
Libya - Reports of LNG (Libyan National Guard) loyal to Salvation Govt. now positioned on the outskirts of Tripoli3 day ago
Libya - Reports of LNG (Libyan National Guard) loyal to Salvation Govt. now positioned on the outskirts of Tripoli
Eastern Ghouta: Jaish Al-Islam targeted a mobile bridge brought by government on Hawsh Dawahirah front.3 day ago
Eastern Ghouta: Jaish Al-Islam targeted a mobile bridge brought by government on Hawsh Dawahirah front.
#WrathOfEuphrates SDF freed group of civilians who were trapped in AlBaryd district west Raqqa city, after breaking ISIS defenses3 day ago
#WrathOfEuphrates SDF freed group of civilians who were trapped in AlBaryd district west Raqqa city, after breaking ISIS defenses
A coordination center composed of Iran, Iraq, Syria, Russia was informed of IRGC attacks on Deir EzZor, Senior Iraqi MP says3 day ago
A coordination center composed of Iran, Iraq, Syria, Russia was informed of IRGC attacks on Deir EzZor, Senior Iraqi MP says
3 day ago
Russia says US did not warn its military on downing Syrian plane
3 day ago
Russia says it will consider "any flying objects" targets that are in areas its air force operates. This after US downs Syrian jet
3 day ago
.@mod_russia suspends deconfliction with US over Syria, says Russian AA will lock on all coalition aircraft west of Euphrates as targets
3 day ago
Turkey's provocations in the Aegean Sea cannot carry on, says Greece's @atsipras-they raise the possibility of an accident
3 day ago
US concerned about evidence n that Southeast Asia's jihadis are focused on southern Philippines
3 day ago
UAE minister Gargash says Qatar remains in state of "denial and anger"
North East Hama: pro-Assad ambushed by ISIS near Sheikh Hilal (North East Salamiyah), leaving many casualties  and  T-62 knocked out3 day ago
North East Hama: pro-Assad ambushed by ISIS near Sheikh Hilal (North East Salamiyah), leaving many casualties and T-62 knocked out
Iraq PM @HaiderAlAbadi arrived in Saudi Arabia after receiving an official invitation from @KingSalman.3 day ago
Iraq PM @HaiderAlAbadi arrived in Saudi Arabia after receiving an official invitation from @KingSalman.
3 day ago
Armed forces managed to repel a terrorist attack targeted security ambush in front of the Camel Club at the KM of 17 on the International road al -Arish - Qantara
3 day ago
Iran says ISIS commander, Saad Al-Husseini, a Saudi national, was killed in last night's missile attacks (State TV)
Iranian FM Kicks Off Tour in North Africa by Meeting with Algerian Counterpart3 day ago
Iranian FM Kicks Off Tour in North Africa by Meeting with Algerian Counterpart
3 day ago
UAE minister says Qatar's isolation could last 'years'
3 day ago
Iraq security forces control of new areas in the Faruq neighborhood in Mosul old city
3 day ago
Iran has formed new militia, "Mahdi militia" in Maskanah town of Aleppo to support the Assad government in Syria
3 day ago
Raqqa: Syrian Arab Army and allied tribes assert their control over Rusafa town and continue advance north towards Shuwayhan village
3 day ago
SDF: pro-Assad forces were mounting large-scale attacks against our positions SW Raqqa in recent days while fighting ISIS
3 day ago
Shooting down Syrian warplane by US is a hostile action, serves terrorism - Russia
3 day ago
Moscow is "alarmed and concerned" at US shooting down of Syrian govt jet. All operations on the ground "must get Damascus' approval".
Iran IRGC has used Zolfaqar(solid fuel) and  Qiyam(liquid fuel)missiles in its retaliatory attacks on ISIS positions in Syria's DeirEzZour3 day ago
Iran IRGC has used Zolfaqar(solid fuel) and Qiyam(liquid fuel)missiles in its retaliatory attacks on ISIS positions in Syria's DeirEzZour
Iraqi forces seized many ISIS ammunitions and Weapons in Mosul Old city3 day ago
Iraqi forces seized many ISIS ammunitions and Weapons in Mosul Old city
3 day ago
Police kill senior IS leader in western Mosul, recapture mosque
3 day ago
Turkish President Erdogan to visit Germany.
3 day ago
Gaza spokesperson for electric company says power in the Strip will now fall to 2-3 hours a day.
3 day ago
Israel forces kill Gaza fisherman at sea-family had already lost 4 children to Israeli airstrike on the beach
Iranian drone footage of missile strike in Syria3 day ago
Iranian drone footage of missile strike in Syria
Yemen al-Bayda' yesterday: Islamic State claims 10h ours Qayfa battle killed 15+Houthis. AQAP claims 8 Houthis killed/hurt in al-Taffa night ambush3 day ago
Yemen al-Bayda' yesterday: Islamic State claims 10h ours Qayfa battle killed 15+Houthis. AQAP claims 8 Houthis killed/hurt in al-Taffa night ambush
3 day ago
Russian Foreign Minister calls on US to respect Syria's integrity and refrain from unilateral actions
Pics of SAA continued their advances against ISIS/Daesh in Eastern Homs and recaptured Arak energy field3 day ago
Pics of SAA continued their advances against ISIS/Daesh in Eastern Homs and recaptured Arak energy field
Iranian Zulfiqar missile with 700 kms range that targeted ISIS in Syria  yesterday3 day ago
Iranian Zulfiqar missile with 700 kms range that targeted ISIS in Syria yesterday
Photo: SAA in Rusafa, South Raqqa3 day ago
Photo: SAA in Rusafa, South Raqqa
YPG is attacking Marea, Aleppo now3 day ago
YPG is attacking Marea, Aleppo now
Egypt blocks access to @Hurriyet's English daily @HDNER, announced Chief Editor Murat Yetkin.3 day ago
Egypt blocks access to @Hurriyet's English daily @HDNER, announced Chief Editor Murat Yetkin.
Today Qassam Brigades release new pictures showing the group's advanced anti tank missiles and anti-aircraft missiles3 day ago
Today Qassam Brigades release new pictures showing the group's advanced anti tank missiles and anti-aircraft missiles
3 day ago
SAA and allies launch military operation and begin advance east of Ithriya towards Raqqa province. Masbah point and Talet Abo Zein captured.
3 day ago
SAA claim captured 5 SDF/YPG members during clashes in Jaidin village south of Raqqa Syria
3 day ago
SAA have captured Resafa, Raqqa governorate from ISIS
3 day ago
Russian Senator Dhzabarov: Russia could respond to U.S in Syria with S-300 or S-400
3 day ago
IRGC Aerospace Cmdr: Iran monitored the way its missiles hit the targets in DeirEzZor through a number of drones flown from Damascus
Iraq Federal Police units starting a new day in the final attack to capture Mosul old city3 day ago
Iraq Federal Police units starting a new day in the final attack to capture Mosul old city
3 day ago
IS Lanao claims to have killed 3 and wounded 4 AFP soldiers today South of Marawi Philippines