Saudi Arabia, Egypt, United Arab Emirates and Bahrain announced the addition of two entities and eleven individuals to their banned terrorist lists

Map. History of Middle East conflict

11 December 2017
2 week ago
Report says Israeli military held war games in Golan Heights on Thursday
2 week ago
IRGC Jafari rejects France's demands to curb Iran's missile work, says Macron "young and inexperienced"- TV
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IS Khurasan Branch beheaded 15 of their fighters in Momand Dara area of Achin District in eastern Nangarhar Province. A credible source tells TOLOnews that they were killed after tried to join peace process
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Radio silence on all official IS media channels for 24 hours running. Even judging by October's standards, this is unprecedented.
We encourage you to continue dialogue with Armenia and the path to a negotiated solution, to avoid any new escalation - @jensstoltenberg to @presidentaz2 week ago
We encourage you to continue dialogue with Armenia and the path to a negotiated solution, to avoid any new escalation - @jensstoltenberg to @presidentaz
We help Azerbaijan to step up security sector reform and fight corruption through NATO’s Building Integrity programme - @jensstoltenberg2 week ago
We help Azerbaijan to step up security sector reform and fight corruption through NATO’s Building Integrity programme - @jensstoltenberg
NATO - Azerbaijan partnership is founded on commitment to democratic values and covers areas including capabilities, energy security and WPS - @jensstoltenberg2 week ago
NATO - Azerbaijan partnership is founded on commitment to democratic values and covers areas including capabilities, energy security and WPS - @jensstoltenberg
NATO is grateful for Azerbaijan’s continued commitment to @ResoluteSupport and for increasing troop contribution next year - Secretary General @jensstoltenberg to presidentaz2 week ago
NATO is grateful for Azerbaijan’s continued commitment to @ResoluteSupport and for increasing troop contribution next year - Secretary General @jensstoltenberg to presidentaz
Commander of IRGC Gen. Mohammad Ali Jaafari, in a press briefing today, accepts Iran role in Yemen war, says his force is 'advising' the Houthi militia. This is the first official confirmation of Iranian ties to the militia2 week ago
Commander of IRGC Gen. Mohammad Ali Jaafari, in a press briefing today, accepts Iran role in Yemen war, says his force is 'advising' the Houthi militia. This is the first official confirmation of Iranian ties to the militia
ISIS Poster boy Abu Hamza al Beljiki aka Tarik Jadaoun held by Iraqi Intel Agency Facron in Baghdad.2 week ago
ISIS Poster boy Abu Hamza al Beljiki aka Tarik Jadaoun held by Iraqi Intel Agency Facron in Baghdad.
2 week ago
Pakistan Foreign Office Spokesman says evidence shared with Kabul regarding presence of Tehrik-i-Taliban Pakistan and other terrorist organizations on Afghan soil and demanded action against them
2 week ago
Leaders of South Korea, Uzbekistan vow efforts to enhance ties, boost cooperation
Ivorian migrants in Libya began returning home after reports that African migrants are sold as slaves, sparking an international outcry2 week ago
Ivorian migrants in Libya began returning home after reports that African migrants are sold as slaves, sparking an international outcry
2 week ago
South Korea agrees to provide $2.5 bln worth of support to Uzbekistan
2 week ago
U.S. pressed Saudis to ease Yemen blockade - sources
Taiz's militia pixel 2S1 Gvozdika self-propelled gun.2 week ago
Taiz's militia pixel 2S1 Gvozdika self-propelled gun.
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Iraq announces operation to clear last ISIS holdouts from desert
2 week ago
Russian Defense Ministry: The Syrian army, backed by Russian advisers, regained control of the town of Qouriya in Deir al-Zour
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Russian Defense Ministry: Syrian army supported by Russian aviation destroys militants sites in the Euphrates Valley
2 week ago
Saudi Arabia agrees to buy $7 billion in precision guided munitions from U.S. defense contractors; deal will require congressional approval
2 week ago
Report: Abbas refused Kushner's phone call following decision to severe ties with Washington
2 week ago
SOHR: Mass poisoning in Rahman Corps’ stronghold in the Eastern Ghouta kills and injures about 30 people including children and women
Sochi: Syria summit in photos2 week ago
Sochi: Syria summit in photos
Putin shakes hands with Erdogan and then pushes his chair to the ground2 week ago
Putin shakes hands with Erdogan and then pushes his chair to the ground
15th Division's Intelligence section seized 20 suicide belts, 8 bags of C4 material, 10 rounds for drones, 12 hand grenades, 60 pressure plate IEDs, and 2 spools of Det Cord in Ayadiyah today.2 week ago
15th Division's Intelligence section seized 20 suicide belts, 8 bags of C4 material, 10 rounds for drones, 12 hand grenades, 60 pressure plate IEDs, and 2 spools of Det Cord in Ayadiyah today.
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Barzani Hussein:KRG delegation to head to Baghdad next week to discuss outstanding issues.
President Recep Tayyip Erdogan arrived in Ankara, completing a visit to Russia's Sochi2 week ago
President Recep Tayyip Erdogan arrived in Ankara, completing a visit to Russia's Sochi
More Turkish military convoy entered Syrian territory towards Western Aleppo countryside earlier today2 week ago
More Turkish military convoy entered Syrian territory towards Western Aleppo countryside earlier today
2 week ago
Georgian media reporting that today's CT operation in Tbilisi killed Akhmed Chatayev, organizer of 2015 Istanbul airport bombing
Aerial photographying of some destruction in Latamina  north Hama2 week ago
Aerial photographying of some destruction in Latamina north Hama
Aerial photographying of some destruction in Latamina  north Hama
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Saudi-led coalition welcomes UN envoy’s call on Houthis to hand over Hodeidah port to a neutral side
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Turkey will build 25000 homes, 2 field hospitals and 10 medical centres in Cox's Bazar, Bangladesh for Rohingya refugees
2 week ago
4 countries: Qatar Continues to Support Terrorism and its Financing and Promote Extremism
2 week ago
International Union of Muslim Scholars, led by Yusuf al-Qaradawi, named as terrorist organization by #SaudiArabia #UAE #Bahrain and #Egypt.
Ongoing production of the movie 2 week ago
Ongoing production of the movie "Der'a" in the border town of Jarabulus. The movie will be recalling the events in the city of Daraa in 2011 that led to the outbreak of the Syrian conflict.
VIDEO: Kuwaiti Air Force KC-130J refuels RSAF Typhoons in support of Operation Restore Hope2 week ago
VIDEO: Kuwaiti Air Force KC-130J refuels RSAF Typhoons in support of Operation Restore Hope
2 Turkish warplanes an recon UAVs are flying over Afrin and Shehba areas2 week ago
2 Turkish warplanes an recon UAVs are flying over Afrin and Shehba areas
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Saudi Arabia, Egypt, United Arab Emirates and Bahrain announced the addition of two entities and eleven individuals to their banned terrorist lists
3.7 earthquake hits Kermanshah province, Iran. No casualties reported yet.2 week ago
3.7 earthquake hits Kermanshah province, Iran. No casualties reported yet.
Hamas leader Salah Bardawil, after Cairo meeting of Palestinian factions ends: 2 week ago
Hamas leader Salah Bardawil, after Cairo meeting of Palestinian factions ends: "I say to our people we have done all we can to get a process that will bring about lifting of sanctions, opening of crossings and progress in reconciliation. Unfortunately, we could not achieve this"
White Helmets Statement on the Riyadh 2 peace talks2 week ago
White Helmets Statement on the Riyadh 2 peace talks
One of government' blown up T72's near Abu Kamal2 week ago
One of government' blown up T72's near Abu Kamal
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The number of cases of suffocation reached 5 in the hospital of Abu Yousef al-Najjar, after the explosion of "gas cylinder" in a tunnel in Rafah.
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An earthquake of magnitude 5.3 in Mugla
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Earthquake of magnitude 5.0 - 20km ESE of Ula, Turkey
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Pro-Assad Forces today have captured Subaykhan, Dablan, Gharibah in Deir Ez Zor
Aid convoy reached Al Bukamal, East Deir Ezzor2 week ago
Aid convoy reached Al Bukamal, East Deir Ezzor
Aid convoy reached Al Bukamal, East Deir Ezzor
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Pro-Assad forces shelling the town of Kafr Zeita in the North Hama
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Detroit man pulled off airplane in August was headed to join ISIS. His luggage contained body-armor plates, pepper spray, knives, a stun gun, black masks, two-way radios, a gas mask, a tactical vest and hard drives containing ISIS bomb making videos
SDF demining team dismantled hundreds of IS mines in Raqqa with rudimentary equipment2 week ago
SDF demining team dismantled hundreds of IS mines in Raqqa with rudimentary equipment
Security forces close 40 night clubs/bars in the Iraqi capital of Baghdad tonight. Iraq2 week ago
Security forces close 40 night clubs/bars in the Iraqi capital of Baghdad tonight. Iraq
2 week ago
Israel will officially roll out a security package for West Bank settlers worth NIS 3.3 billion ($939 million) next month including major upgrades to roads, cameras and armored vehicles, a spokesman for Defense Minister Avigdor Liberman confirmed Tuesday
2 week ago
UN second-in-command in Afghanistan, @pernillekardel, who is a veteran diplomat from Denmark, named Acting UNSCOL
Video releases by @EgyArmySpox on the new foiled attempt to bring militants, arms and ammo into Egypt from Libya2 week ago
Video releases by @EgyArmySpox on the new foiled attempt to bring militants, arms and ammo into Egypt from Libya
2 week ago
The defeat of ISIS in Iraq means the victory over Al-Saud, US and Israel - PMF Qais al- Khazali
2 week ago
Three militants killed in special operation in Tbilisi
Fahim Eissa resigned as commander of Sultan Murad Division and  Second Legion appoint him as commander according to National Army  agreement between rebels groups in ES area with Interim Government2 week ago
Fahim Eissa resigned as commander of Sultan Murad Division and Second Legion appoint him as commander according to National Army agreement between rebels groups in ES area with Interim Government
Turkey spy ring detained in Egypt pics of the seized equipment terror2 week ago
Turkey spy ring detained in Egypt pics of the seized equipment terror
White Helmet volunteer Omar was killed in Idlib City after being shot to death by an unknown north of the city while he was heading to work2 week ago
White Helmet volunteer Omar was killed in Idlib City after being shot to death by an unknown north of the city while he was heading to work
Initial images of the Egypt|ian Airforce destroying 10 weapons laden trucks on the border with Libya2 week ago
Initial images of the Egypt|ian Airforce destroying 10 weapons laden trucks on the border with Libya
Around 150-200 NDF Soldiers from Hasakah went to Qamishli Airport yesterday to be transferred to help out at ongoing military operations in Deir Ez Zor Countryside2 week ago
Around 150-200 NDF Soldiers from Hasakah went to Qamishli Airport yesterday to be transferred to help out at ongoing military operations in Deir Ez Zor Countryside
Special team from @SCDrifdimashq works to remove the remnants of unexploded ordinances UXO from dozens of towns in EasternGhouta today, where the continued bombardment with cluster munitions by the govt. is making rescues more difficult2 week ago
Special team from @SCDrifdimashq works to remove the remnants of unexploded ordinances UXO from dozens of towns in EasternGhouta today, where the continued bombardment with cluster munitions by the govt. is making rescues more difficult
2 week ago
ISIS fighters flock to Afghanistan from Pakistan, alleges Afghan defense minister
2 week ago
Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan and Iran's President Hassan Rouhani hold bilateral meeting on the sidelines of Syria summit in Sochi
2 week ago
WTO to hear Qatar's complaint against UAE over blockade
Israeli veteran and government clash over alleged abuse of Palestinian2 week ago
Israeli veteran and government clash over alleged abuse of Palestinian
2 week ago
Putin: Assad informed me of his commitment to the peace process, constitutional reform and the holding of free elections
2 week ago
Military source in Tiger forces: Syrian Army didn't capture any new village after Tishreen and Salhiya in East Deir Ezzor countryside
2 week ago
Putin: We agreed on the first steps for a comprehensive dialogue between all Syrians
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Putin: The Syrians alone must decide their fate
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Putin: We agreed to intensify efforts to eliminate terrorist groups in Syria
Another mass grave containing remnants of 73 massacred Ezidis by ISIS was found in Shingal, near Gir Izer in the south today.  Among the victims are at least 6 children and 36 eldery women/men. Rest has not been identified yet.2 week ago
Another mass grave containing remnants of 73 massacred Ezidis by ISIS was found in Shingal, near Gir Izer in the south today. Among the victims are at least 6 children and 36 eldery women/men. Rest has not been identified yet.
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Tigers control whole area between Salihiyah and Dibyan in Deir ez-Zor
2 week ago
Draft Riyadh Conference Statement declares need of formation of one delegation for unconditional negotiation with representatives of the Assad government
Putin, Erdogan and Rouhani shake hands as trilateral talks on Syria ongoing in Sochi.2 week ago
Putin, Erdogan and Rouhani shake hands as trilateral talks on Syria ongoing in Sochi.
2 week ago
Erdogan: Russia, Iran and Turkey are seeking solutions to the Syrian crisis
2 week ago
Mahmoud Abbas' Fatah faction refuses to lift economic sanctions imposed on the Gaza Strip until unity government is "completely empowered" - source
2 week ago
More demolitions reported today in Halaweh (Hebron) and Batir (Bethlehem)
Israel's AG Mandelblit turned against his government, submitted his response to the Land Regulation Bill to the Supreme Court: the law is 2 week ago
Israel's AG Mandelblit turned against his government, submitted his response to the Land Regulation Bill to the Supreme Court: the law is "unlawful, unconstitutional should be rescind, excessive, offensive, and discriminating against the Palestinians"
2 week ago
SAA shelled heavy artillery targeting al-Madira town in Eastern Damascus
2 week ago
Hariri: I will stay with you and we will continue together defense the stability of Lebanon
NE. Hama: FSA Free Idlib Army blew up with a TOW a tank in village of Rabda2 week ago
NE. Hama: FSA Free Idlib Army blew up with a TOW a tank in village of Rabda
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Hariri stressed from Beirut the need to commit to the ‘policy of disassociation from wars’
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Dozens of militia elements, including the leader Ali al-Hababi were killed in the east of Sanaa
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Tunisia- "Combat training camp" (sizeandscale unclear) for militants ran by a local whose brother recently returned from Syria and is imprisoned, discovered in Sidi Ali Ben Aoun area
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Syrian Army begins final phase of northeast Hama offensive
Pro-Assad forces tank explodes from ATGM. - Hama2 week ago
Pro-Assad forces tank explodes from ATGM. - Hama
Pro-Assad forces tank explodes from ATGM. - Hama
This morning, Israeli forces demolished two Palestinian homes in separate incidents in Issawiya and Shuafat, East Jerusalem2 week ago
This morning, Israeli forces demolished two Palestinian homes in separate incidents in Issawiya and Shuafat, East Jerusalem
2 week ago
Israel thwarts attempt to smuggle tons of explosive material into Gaza
2 week ago
Palestinian factions start reconciliation talks in Cairo
2 week ago
US warns its citizens against travelling to Saudi Arabia because of missile threat from Yemen
2 week ago
Hariri at Baabda Palace: I affirm my full commitment to cooperate with President Aoun to continue the process of pushing Lebanon forward and protecting it from wars by all means,I presented my resignation to President, he asked me to wait for the consultations to take place first
2 week ago
Saad Hariri has officially submitted his resignation as Prime Minister of Lebanon to President Michel Aoun
2 week ago
Turkey's Defence Minister Nurettin Canikli says 8,570 dismissed from the armed forces since the July 2106 coup attempt for alleged links to Fetullah Gulen's network
2 week ago
Hariri: I offered my resignation to the President and he asked me to wait for further consultation
2 week ago
All PKK/PYD locations are target for Turkey, says Defence Minister Nurettin Canikli
Hariri is meeting with Lebabon President Aoun in Beirut before his formal resignation2 week ago
Hariri is meeting with Lebabon President Aoun in Beirut before his formal resignation
2 week ago
Israeli forces detain 2 Palestinians near Gaza border
2 week ago
US calls on Baghdad to lift air travel ban imposed on Kurdish region.
2 week ago
Al-Jubeir calls for uniting the Syrian opposition to engage in the political process
2 week ago
Turkey expects S-400 defense system from Russia in 2019: minister
2 week ago
Iraqi PM: Our Political Disagreements Serve ISIS
2 week ago
Kuwait emir admitted to hospital, flu symptoms cited as reason: royal court
2 week ago
Rocket sirens going off in Golan Heights, North Israel
2 week ago
The leader of Iran’s Islamic Revolution Ayatollah Seyyed Ali Khamenei holds meeting with Basij commanders, members
2 week ago
Earthquake of magnitude 4.6 - 71km SSE of Qishn, Yemen
Hariri visits his father’s shrine in first stop after returning to Lebanon2 week ago
Hariri visits his father’s shrine in first stop after returning to Lebanon
Brigade 28 destroyed several ISIS vehicles on the Syrian side to include a 120mm Mortar unit and a 23mm Technical. ISIS Elements had been targeting them and attempted to send suicide bombers beforehand.2 week ago
Brigade 28 destroyed several ISIS vehicles on the Syrian side to include a 120mm Mortar unit and a 23mm Technical. ISIS Elements had been targeting them and attempted to send suicide bombers beforehand.
Lebanon's Saad Hariri arrives in Beirut for the first time since resigning as Prime Minister on Nov. 4.2 week ago
Lebanon's Saad Hariri arrives in Beirut for the first time since resigning as Prime Minister on Nov. 4.
Saad al-Hariri plane arrives at Beirut airport2 week ago
Saad al-Hariri plane arrives at Beirut airport
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Lebanese Prime Minister Saad Hariri Arrives at Beirut Airport
A second pilot is now reported killed in DeirEzzor, suggesting the fall/crash of an aircraft in E. Syria.2 week ago
A second pilot is now reported killed in DeirEzzor, suggesting the fall/crash of an aircraft in E. Syria.