Press pool members making their way to Riyadh (via Hahn) on a Delta 757-200 prior to POTUS visit

Map. History of Middle East conflict

23 June 2017
1 month ago
Tanf front: SAA, Hezbollah & allies advance reached Zarqa junction so far
1 month ago
U.S. informed Russia of its operation in Al-Tanf Syria, along established de-confliction line, this was no secret - Pentagon rep to Interfax
ISIS flags among some of the forces behind the Brakal-Shati attack/massacre. Confirmed Participation of some Misratan militias. Libya1 month ago
ISIS flags among some of the forces behind the Brakal-Shati attack/massacre. Confirmed Participation of some Misratan militias. Libya
1 month ago
Israeli army confirms large violent demonstrations in both WestBank and Gaza today leading to several injuries.2 soldiers also lightly injured in WB
1 month ago
Iranian conservative news agencies have numerous stories about "election violations," which may mean they are preparing for a loss.
1 month ago
Elections in Iran have been extended for second time and for another two hours till 22:00
Yemen-based tribal leaders in the financial crosshairs, hit with sanctions for supporting alQaida in the Arabian Peninsula, per @USTreasury1 month ago
Yemen-based tribal leaders in the financial crosshairs, hit with sanctions for supporting alQaida in the Arabian Peninsula, per @USTreasury
1 month ago
Some 100 people arrested in Iran over electoral offenses #IranElections2017
A dust storm hits Raqqa, reports that ISIS tries to reverse SDF gains through counter-attacks and car bombs - but has not been successful.1 month ago
A dust storm hits Raqqa, reports that ISIS tries to reverse SDF gains through counter-attacks and car bombs - but has not been successful.
Pictures of dropping food aid on besieged areas of DeirEzzor city1 month ago
Pictures of dropping food aid on besieged areas of DeirEzzor city
1 month ago
Treasury sanctions Hashem Safieddine, a senior leader in Hizballah, and Muhammad al-Isawi, the leader of ISIS - Sinai - Statement
Unverified data published by Raisi's supporters (until 6 P.M.): Raisi: 53%, Rouhani: 46%.1 month ago
Unverified data published by Raisi's supporters (until 6 P.M.): Raisi: 53%, Rouhani: 46%.
1 month ago
3 FSA members killed and others wounded by YPG, after attacks on Iska village. Clashes continued for 11 hours with heavy weapons
Russian Navy Ropucha class LSTM Azov transits Bosphorus en route to Tartus to rejoin Russia's Syria campaign after 277 days1 month ago
Russian Navy Ropucha class LSTM Azov transits Bosphorus en route to Tartus to rejoin Russia's Syria campaign after 277 days
1 month ago
Iranian news agency says Raisi has narrow lead from exit polls in nearly half the country's provinces
1 month ago
Iraqi forces have reportedly fully captured the highly strategic 17th July neighbourhood in west Mosul
Homs: ISIS is advancing again near T4 AFB, capturing several ATGM, ammo, BMP from SAA.1 month ago
Homs: ISIS is advancing again near T4 AFB, capturing several ATGM, ammo, BMP from SAA.
DoD-backed Maghawir al-Thawra just confirmed to @hxhassan no reversal yet to the request to relocate from al-Tanf1 month ago
DoD-backed Maghawir al-Thawra just confirmed to @hxhassan no reversal yet to the request to relocate from al-Tanf
Arrival of a Sudanese force of 1200 soldiers in Mukalla. A total of 5000 are due to arrive. Hadramout, South Yemen1 month ago
Arrival of a Sudanese force of 1200 soldiers in Mukalla. A total of 5000 are due to arrive. Hadramout, South Yemen
FSA Al Rahman Corps destroy Assad government military crane at Irbin1 month ago
FSA Al Rahman Corps destroy Assad government military crane at Irbin
1 month ago
At 1 Pm, SecDef Mattis, Gen. Dunford and Brett McGurk briefing reports at the Pentagon on ISIS plan.
Stabilization Committee repaired Harjala water pumping station so drinking water is provided to the villages1 month ago
Stabilization Committee repaired Harjala water pumping station so drinking water is provided to the villages
1 month ago
Six Olympiacos fans suffered injuries, including one with stab wounds, on May 19 during a brawl between Olympiacos and locals in Istanbul ahead of EuroLeague’s Final Four in Istanbul.
1 month ago
Roadside bomb kills 11 Afghans headed to wedding, official says
1 month ago
Saudi Arabia's King Salman arrives in Riyadh coming from Jeddah
Libya- VBIED explosion reported outside of mosque in Suluq. Initial reports indicate 4 killed and 15 wounded1 month ago
Libya- VBIED explosion reported outside of mosque in Suluq. Initial reports indicate 4 killed and 15 wounded
Syrian Republican Guard repelled a massive Daesh (ISIS) assault on their positions in Deir Ez Zor Cemetery that lasted for several hours1 month ago
Syrian Republican Guard repelled a massive Daesh (ISIS) assault on their positions in Deir Ez Zor Cemetery that lasted for several hours
1 month ago
Iraqi forces liberated north part of 17 Tammuz neighborhood in west Mosul: Nineveh Commander
South Syria: Iraqi militia Kataib Sid Al-Shuhada reports it was among the pro-Assad targeted yesterday by US-led Coalition North of al-Tanf.1 month ago
South Syria: Iraqi militia Kataib Sid Al-Shuhada reports it was among the pro-Assad targeted yesterday by US-led Coalition North of al-Tanf.
1 month ago
Iraq Joint Operation officially announce the Northern part of 17 Tamouz district NW Mosul completely captured.
Awaqir tribe leader Braik Al-Lwati killed in car bomb explosion outside Bilal Mosque in Suluq town,53km southeast of Benghazi1 month ago
Awaqir tribe leader Braik Al-Lwati killed in car bomb explosion outside Bilal Mosque in Suluq town,53km southeast of Benghazi
1 month ago
Police have rescued an Iranian citizen who was kidnapped for ransom five days ago with an operation in the Central Anatolian province of Konya.
1 month ago
World Health Organization: We expect 200.000 new cases of cholera in Yemen
Heading out from Spain - A400M of Turkish Air Force1 month ago
Heading out from Spain - A400M of Turkish Air Force
Cholera kills 242, infects 23.500 people in Yemen in three weeks1 month ago
Cholera kills 242, infects 23.500 people in Yemen in three weeks
1 month ago
Jaysh al-Islam report a new offensive by Al Rahman Corps and HTS on their positions in al-Ashari
1 month ago
Syria: 6th round of talks wrapping up today in Geneva. Govt negotiator Bashar al-Jaafari has left UN, opposition HNC expected in afternoon
Map of Trump Israel visit doesn't include Golan, West Bank1 month ago
Map of Trump Israel visit doesn't include Golan, West Bank
1 month ago
Turkish-backed FSA are attacking SDF-held areas in Şerawa district of Efrin. Clashes are ongoing
Allegedly video of the US strike near al-Tanf, Syria. Clear Iraqi accent confirm Pro-Assad Iran-backed Kataib Imam Ali militia on the ground1 month ago
Allegedly video of the US strike near al-Tanf, Syria. Clear Iraqi accent confirm Pro-Assad Iran-backed Kataib Imam Ali militia on the ground
LNA 10th brigade is moving reinforcements to Brak al-Shati1 month ago
LNA 10th brigade is moving reinforcements to Brak al-Shati
Latest map update for west Mosul Operations after PMU captured Al-Qahira (Cairo) village south Qayrawan. Iraq1 month ago
Latest map update for west Mosul Operations after PMU captured Al-Qahira (Cairo) village south Qayrawan. Iraq
Iranians voting in old embassy in Bonn, Germany1 month ago
Iranians voting in old embassy in Bonn, Germany
1 month ago
SDF are advancing against ISIS. North and east of Raqqa city.
1 month ago
5 ISIS suspects arrested, 12 foreign nationals suspects detained in Istanbul counter-terror operations
Iran: Lines to vote in some parts of Tehran are absurdly long. This is Saadat Abad neighborhood. #IranElection20171 month ago
Iran: Lines to vote in some parts of Tehran are absurdly long. This is Saadat Abad neighborhood. #IranElection2017
1 month ago
Bangkok: Thai police: Iranian man set himself on fire in front of Iran's Embassy to protest his country's presidential election.
The Brigade *13* entered in the base following clashes around it. At least one plane was destroyed and vehicles + ammunitions seized.1 month ago
The Brigade *13* entered in the base following clashes around it. At least one plane was destroyed and vehicles + ammunitions seized.
1 month ago
EU's Juncker, Tusk to meet Turkey's Erdogan Thursday in Brussels: official
1 month ago
Still unclear but it appears that the attackers came from Jufrah and probably met units which were already *close to* Brak al Sathi airbase.
1 month ago
Maghawier al-Thawra: We are completely ready on the levels of military equipment in order to regain control over the governorate of Deir al-Zor,
This billboard along Tehran's Hemmat highway says "the president should be popular and workaholic."1 month ago
This billboard along Tehran's Hemmat highway says "the president should be popular and workaholic."
1 month ago
In south Libya, the municipality of Brak buries people killed yesterday during the clashes. Among the casualties 18 were from Magarha tribe.
1 month ago
Fighting has resumed between Faylaq al-Rahman, Hay'at Tahrir al-Sham and Jaish al-Islam in Hawsh al-Ashari this morning
A FSA officer in the 8th Infantry Division of Ahrar Nawa group nicknamed "Abu al-Walid" was killed yesterday in Inkhil, Daraa. As a reaction, Ahrar Nawa published a statement calling on the population and groups to fight the proliferation of arms in the area.1 month ago
A FSA officer in the 8th Infantry Division of Ahrar Nawa group nicknamed "Abu al-Walid" was killed yesterday in Inkhil, Daraa. As a reaction, Ahrar Nawa published a statement calling on the population and groups to fight the proliferation of arms in the area.
Salamiyah-Aleppo road has been re-opened today after clashes with ISIS ended yesterday.1 month ago
Salamiyah-Aleppo road has been re-opened today after clashes with ISIS ended yesterday.
1 month ago
PMU forces storming Al-Qahirah village south to Al-Qairawan
Jaish al-Izza says they do not recognize the "Free Hama Council", saying it was not elected properly.1 month ago
Jaish al-Izza says they do not recognize the "Free Hama Council", saying it was not elected properly.
1 month ago
Iran's interior ministry says turnout in #IranElection up on 2013. 56 million people eligible to vote. Polls close at 2.30pm IST.
1 month ago
TIME's interview with President Ashraf Ghani of Afghanistan.
1 month ago
Turkey seeks arrest of owner, 3 staff of opposition Sozcu daily: state media
TASS: US strike against pro-government forces was completely unacceptable and violates the sovereignty of Syria, Gatilov says.1 month ago
TASS: US strike against pro-government forces was completely unacceptable and violates the sovereignty of Syria, Gatilov says.
1 month ago
Iranian foreign ministry: massive turnout in first hours of presidential elections abroad
Iran's Supreme Leader Ayatollah Ali Khamenei casts his vote as Iranians choose their next president.1 month ago
Iran's Supreme Leader Ayatollah Ali Khamenei casts his vote as Iranians choose their next president.
1 month ago
Moscow condemn attack by US-led coalition
1 month ago
SDF captured Thoul Nayel, Hamrat Buwaytiyah, Al-Qadisiyah and Muddar 5km northeast Raqqa. 15 IS members killed
1 month ago
Tiger forces captured Qawas and al-Hamra in East Aleppo
1 month ago
Eyewitnesses said a number of foreign forces were killed and wounded in the explosion in Charikan, Afghanistan
1 month ago
An armored vehicle of foreign forces was destroyed in the explosion in Abdi Bai area in Charikar City Afghanistan: Officials
Ahmed Rahal, commander of Liwa al-Fursan Marian has been arrested by HTS on charge of participating in Euphrates Shield.1 month ago
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Ahmed Rahal, commander of Liwa al-Fursan Marian has been arrested by HTS on charge of participating in Euphrates Shield.
1 month ago
Top congressional Republicans are demanding the Trump administration take swift and severe action against the Turkish government in response to violence involving members of President Recep Tayyip Erdogan's security detail.
Cameraman Ismail Salim for @shaqdafahTV abducted in Crater Aden and beaten, threatened, burned with cigs, then released1 month ago
Cameraman Ismail Salim for @shaqdafahTV abducted in Crater Aden and beaten, threatened, burned with cigs, then released
1 month ago
Tornado Warning including Madill OK, Oakland OK, Lebanon OK until 11:45 PM CDT
Press pool members making their way to Riyadh (via Hahn) on a Delta 757-200 prior to POTUS visit1 month ago
Press pool members making their way to Riyadh (via Hahn) on a Delta 757-200 prior to POTUS visit
1 month ago
Rabbinical permission granted for @jaredkushner and @IvankaTrump to fly on the Sabbath on Air Force One to Saudi Arabia.
Coming from Novorossiysk, Russia flag Ro-Ro Sparta II transits Bosphorus en route to Tartus Syria carrying ISO containers1 month ago
Coming from Novorossiysk, Russia flag Ro-Ro Sparta II transits Bosphorus en route to Tartus Syria carrying ISO containers
1 month ago
In Urgent Request, US Special Ops Gets 350 More ‘Kamikaze’ Suicide Drones to Fight ISIS
1 month ago
A deathly Thursday in Libya, an account has published 85 pics of the LNA soldiers killed or wounded today in Brak al Sathi offensive.
1 month ago
Turkey's ambassador to the U.S summoned to the State Deptartment after Turkish President Erdogan bodyguards beat Kurdish protesters
Popular Iranian band Dang Sho publishes video of an old political song urging Iranians to vote today: We can't heal this common pain alone.1 month ago
Popular Iranian band Dang Sho publishes video of an old political song urging Iranians to vote today: We can't heal this common pain alone.
PMU Video: Operation to capture Thari village1 month ago
PMU Video: Operation to capture Thari village
Video shot by @VOATurkish shows @RT_Erdogan watched his bodyguards attack demonstrators across from Turkey Embassy in Washington.1 month ago
Video shot by @VOATurkish shows @RT_Erdogan watched his bodyguards attack demonstrators across from Turkey Embassy in Washington.
PMU captured strategic Sinjar military airport1 month ago
PMU captured strategic Sinjar military airport
1 month ago
SAA will proceed advancing towards AlTanaf but from another flank, the troops will be escorted by SyAAF in a 24/7 shift.
57mm ZiS-2 anti-tank gun mounted on a battered Houthi Toyota Landcruiser in Taiz Governorate.1 month ago
57mm ZiS-2 anti-tank gun mounted on a battered Houthi Toyota Landcruiser in Taiz Governorate.
Syrian opposition groups  (including Failaq Al Sham) that attended Astana meetings withdrew from Geneva talks.1 month ago
Syrian opposition groups (including Failaq Al Sham) that attended Astana meetings withdrew from Geneva talks.
1 month ago
U.S. State Dep on Turkish FM's comment that asked removal of SE McGurk, he "has the full support and backing of Sec Tillerson and the WH"
Sens. McCain and Feinstein call on Turkish Pres. Erdoğan to hold accountable his guards "who attacked peaceful protesters" in DC.1 month ago
Sens. McCain and Feinstein call on Turkish Pres. Erdoğan to hold accountable his guards "who attacked peaceful protesters" in DC.
Following the offensive in Brak al Sathi the number of casualties is close to 80 killed in the LNA rank, some of them were also arrested.1 month ago
Following the offensive in Brak al Sathi the number of casualties is close to 80 killed in the LNA rank, some of them were also arrested.
1 month ago
Ayman Mohammed Ibrahim, 28, from Cairo, was shot in the left shoulder by the recruiter Ali Rida Ali from Qalubiya with a gunshot in the left shoulder. The medic, Ahmed Rashad Suleiman, 21, from Arish, Hassan al-Arabi Hassan, 40, from al-Arish, was wounded with shrapnel in the left arm and head after unknown assailants opened fire on an ambush in Al-Arish.
IS up-armored tanker truck SVBIED with rocket upgrade (x10) that can be fired at enemy before detonating payload, used against ISF in West Mosul1 month ago
IS up-armored tanker truck SVBIED with rocket upgrade (x10) that can be fired at enemy before detonating payload, used against ISF in West Mosul
Tribes of Libya receive the team Mahmoud Hijazi, saying Long live Egypt as president and people and army Long live the Egyptian armed forces1 month ago
Tribes of Libya receive the team Mahmoud Hijazi, saying Long live Egypt as president and people and army Long live the Egyptian armed forces
67 sec of security video from Huwwara this morning; car driven by settler lurches forward; ambulance moves forward; Israeli army jeep pulls up beside1 month ago
67 sec of security video from Huwwara this morning; car driven by settler lurches forward; ambulance moves forward; Israeli army jeep pulls up beside
Egypt will receive the first batch of Russian fighter aircraft Ka 52 in June, where Egypt sent 30 pilots and 100 technicians to Moscow for training.
Alligator1 month ago
Egypt will receive the first batch of Russian fighter aircraft Ka 52 in June, where Egypt sent 30 pilots and 100 technicians to Moscow for training. Alligator
Conflicting reports after the offensive against Brak al Sathi airbase. A large number of people were killed during the clashes.1 month ago
Conflicting reports after the offensive against Brak al Sathi airbase. A large number of people were killed during the clashes.
1 month ago
US 'not increasing' role in Syrian civil war: Mattis
Army advanced 50 km east of Rusheideh1 month ago
Army advanced 50 km east of Rusheideh
1 month ago
Control of fire in a paper factory in October
@CJTFOIR: pro-Syria government forces near At Tanf hit for "advancing well inside an established de-confliction zone"; Russia tried helping1 month ago
@CJTFOIR: pro-Syria government forces near At Tanf hit for "advancing well inside an established de-confliction zone"; Russia tried helping
Morocco: video of the major protest in Hoceima today against militarization of the Rif and increasing hostility by the government1 month ago
Morocco: video of the major protest in Hoceima today against militarization of the Rif and increasing hostility by the government
ISIS supporters attempting to capitalize on TimesSquare car incident (motive, if any,still unknown)posting previously issued incitements1 month ago
ISIS supporters attempting to capitalize on TimesSquare car incident (motive, if any,still unknown)posting previously issued incitements
1 month ago
Al Masdar is reporting 6 military personnel killed, 3 wounded. Says Convoy consisted of SAA, NDF, Hezbollah and Imam Al-‘Ali militias
1 month ago
Libyan oil production partially recovers from 683,000 bpd to 724,000 bpd after power outage at eastern fields fixed - officials
North Hama: strikes on Kafr Zita area1 month ago
North Hama: strikes on Kafr Zita area
North Hama: strikes on Kafr Zita area
.@CJTFOIR tweets on airstrike near Al-Tanf1 month ago
.@CJTFOIR tweets on airstrike near Al-Tanf
6 pro-Assad fighters were killed, 3 injured due to the US air strike1 month ago
6 pro-Assad fighters were killed, 3 injured due to the US air strike
1 month ago
US official: pro-Assad government forces were operating in established deconfliction zone
Syrian Army and Druze fighters captured Al Rasi’i Well, Eastern Sweida Countryside from US/Jordanian backed rebels1 month ago
Syrian Army and Druze fighters captured Al Rasi’i Well, Eastern Sweida Countryside from US/Jordanian backed rebels
Hussien Hazzi a close source to Hezbollah confirms no dead for Hezbollah in the strike.  The strike targeted battalion 131 month ago
Hussien Hazzi a close source to Hezbollah confirms no dead for Hezbollah in the strike. The strike targeted battalion 13
U.S. official says U.S. airstrike hits pro-Assad forces in Syria1 month ago
U.S. official says U.S. airstrike hits pro-Assad forces in Syria
Three policemen and a paramedic were wounded by terrorist groups in El Arish1 month ago
Three policemen and a paramedic were wounded by terrorist groups in El Arish
Calling for an appeal to Trabin to stop the fighting and warns of the implementation of the Egyptian army plan to displace the people of Gaza in Palestine to implement a Jewish plan1 month ago
Calling for an appeal to Trabin to stop the fighting and warns of the implementation of the Egyptian army plan to displace the people of Gaza in Palestine to implement a Jewish plan
1 month ago
In Staten Island: 5 People just struck by vehicle; 1 DOA, 3 very critical. Broadway and Castleton Ave
1 month ago
Military official: US strikes Syrian government-allied militia that refused warnings to stop advancing toward US special forces.
Car runs over pedestrians in Times Square, killing at least 1 and injuring 12; no link to terrorism1 month ago
Car runs over pedestrians in Times Square, killing at least 1 and injuring 12; no link to terrorism
1 month ago
New York Fire Department says one person has died and 12 people are injured after a vehicle hit pedestrians in Times Square in New York.
1 month ago
FBI aware of Time Square incident, no determination yet on cause
1 month ago
Melania is joining @POTUS on the foreign trip.
1 month ago
US Defense official says targeted forces were not Syrian direct, but pro-government Shia militia
1 month ago
Staten Island: Broadway and Castleton Ave, @NYPDhighway CIS Requested after 3 people struck by a vehicle and 1 aided is DOA.
1 month ago
4 government tanks, 8 pickup vehicles, one shilka and anti-aircraft weapons have been destroyed in coalition airstrike near Tanf border.
ISIS supporters celebrating #TimesSquare incident. Even though early indications are it was likely NOT terrorism1 month ago
ISIS supporters celebrating #TimesSquare incident. Even though early indications are it was likely NOT terrorism
Russia Mil Mi-28 and 2A65 "Msta-B" around Palmyra in Syria1 month ago
Russia Mil Mi-28 and 2A65 "Msta-B" around Palmyra in Syria
1 month ago
DoD official says US bombed pro-government Shia militia in South Syria in a defensive strike. @CENTCOM to release info soon. Near At Tanf, Syria
1 month ago
Driver of car in custody after hitting pedestrians in Times Square; incident does not appear terror-related.
1 month ago
Pro-Assad forces attacked FSA base near Al-Tanf on the border with Iraq, with support of coalition aircrafts were pushed back
1 month ago
US official confirms to @BuzzFeedNews that the US-led Coalition hit Assad government forces with air strikes in southern Syria today