Reuters Sources: Government of Saudi Arabia manages the bin Laden Group

Map. History of Middle East conflict

18 January 2018
6 day ago
KCNA: "Lex Tillerson, secretary of State of the U.S., designated 10 countries including the DPRK, China, Iran and Saudi Arabia as so-called 'states of special concern for religious freedom.'"
One civilian was killed, 17 others injured, including 4 children and 6 women after 2 airstrikes targeted Mesraba town in Eastern Ghouta.
Rebels Captured 'Ard Az Zurzur' village , Idlib and They Destroying a Tank.
1 week ago
"We haven't made a final decision on JCPOA (Iran)," says @PressSec.
SE. Idlib: Jaish Nasr storming and taking over Khuwayn while Assad fighters fleeing with tanks. Pick-up at the end belongs to Air Force Intelligence.
OPCW DG praises the complete destruction of Libya's chemical weapon stockpile
[email protected] Secretary Jim Mattis "is aware of the video" allegedly showing US service member firing into Afghan civilian truck, per @ChiefPentSpox Dana White "@CENTCOM is looking into those allegations"
Jaysh al-Badiyah, one of the handful former HTS battalions that have declared loyalty to al-Qaida, flies the AQ in Syria flag during their attack on government positions in Eastern Hama.
SyAF airstrikes on E. Damascus tonws continued throughout the day.
Update/Jan 11: 7)Following up on its claim from yesterday, ISIS' Amaq releases a vid showing allegedly 4 SAA men taken as POWs in Idlib. One said they came to fight HTS, but instead came upon ISIS: They took some of us as hostages, andkilled many of us1 week ago
Update/Jan 11: 7)Following up on its claim from yesterday, ISIS' Amaq releases a vid showing allegedly 4 SAA men taken as POWs in Idlib. One said they came to fight HTS, but instead came upon ISIS: "They took some of us as hostages, andkilled many of us"
[email protected] director Lt. Gen. McKenzie: "the United States was not involved with the drone attack on the Russian base" in Syria
SE. Idlib: FSA Jaish Nukhbah pounding government positions on Khuwayn front with a T-62.
SE. Idlib: Jaish Badiyah heading to storm Musharifah earlier today.
HTS claims it is again back in control of Jebal Al-Hoss region, meaning figthers reinvested area.
1 week ago
Putin told Erdoğan that neither Turkey nor Turkish soldiers were behind the attack against Russian bases in Syria. He said he exactly knows the perpetrators. "Drones were posed to be unprofessional to disguise the perpetrators"
1 week ago
Putin makes a phone call to Erdoğan amid the tensions over Idlib, Syria. Putin tells Erdoğan that he believes Turkey isn't involved with the attack against the Russian airbase: Turkish media
SE. Idlib: Zinki destroyed an ATGM launcher with a Konkurs on Tell Maraq front.
Russian MoD released more pics of weaponized drones used to attack Khmeimim Airbase on 6th January. Close look on improvised explosive devices of 400 gr. with fragmentation material (explosive is reportedly PETN).
FSA 2nd Army [Rad al-Toghyan Operations Room] | capturing a group of Assad government militia al-Khowain S Idlib
FSA 2nd Army [Rad al-Toghyan Operations Room] | capturing a group of Assad government militia al-Khowain S Idlib
SE. Idlib: stunning footage showing cluster bomb bombardment followed by an airstrike but bomb falling behind reporter fails to explode and then close call with artillery shelling. Syria1 week ago
SE. Idlib: stunning footage showing cluster bomb bombardment followed by an airstrike but bomb falling behind reporter fails to explode and then close call with artillery shelling. Syria
Today, @UNHCRinSyria donated 10 brand new tipper trucks to the city of Aleppo. UNHCR Syria Representative @malik sajjad stressed the importance of today's event, "removing the destruction brings basic normalcy to day-to-day life, especially to East Aleppo"
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[email protected] spox also points to gains vs ISIS-Khorasan in Mohmand Valley Nangarhar Afghanistan: "We continue to strategically push IS-K back from their fighting positions taking seven kilometers and clearing much of the Mohmand Valley, Nangarhar"
1 week ago
Palestinian teen shot dead by Israeli forces south of Nablus
1 US service member wounded in eastern Afghanistan during joint US-Afghan ground operation against ISIS affiliate. Operation has ended, according to officials. Roughly 1,000 ISIS fighters remain in Afghanistan
Civilian killed and others wounded by artillery shelling on Duma
1 week ago
Palestinian shot dead in Israel - Gaza border clashes: health ministry
Erdogan declared today he won't hand over a single wanted terrorist to the US as long he is in charge in Turkey, says the US is not a strategic partner anymore.1 week ago
Erdogan declared today he won't hand over a single wanted terrorist to the US as long he is in charge in Turkey, says the US is not a strategic partner anymore.
The armored Panthera F9 vehicles used by Syria|n rebels in the countryside of Hama and Idlib are from the firm Minerva Special Purpose Vehicles (MSPV) in UAE. Not Turkish as reported before by certain accounts
Syrian Army control Eluf, Umm Gharaf, Umm Ghabar, Sabihat, Eitatan, Umm Sanabil SW of Khanaseer Aleppo
Saudi Arabia Takes Control of Binladen Construction Giant; Chairman, Family Members Detained
Syrian Army fully recaptured Atshan, Hamdaniyah, Umm Harayatm, Tal Marq, Khuwayn.
NE. Hama: some spoils made by Jaish Izza on Atshan front, including armor piercing rounds and Metis-M ATGM|s.
Saudi air defense intercepts ballistic missile fired by Houthi militia on Najran city.1 week ago
Saudi air defense intercepts ballistic missile fired by Houthi militia on Najran city.
Russian military displays and gives briefing on drones used in recent attack on its bases in Syria, drones the Russians have suggested may have been supplied from outside Syria.  Russia MoD says the drones demonstrate expertise in the field of aerodynamics and electronics1 week ago
Russian military displays and gives briefing on drones used in recent attack on its bases in Syria, drones the Russians have suggested may have been supplied from outside Syria. Russia MoD says the drones demonstrate "expertise in the field of aerodynamics and electronics"
SE. Idlib: Zinki destroyed a tank with a Konkurs on Khuwayn front.
Reuters Sources: Government of Saudi Arabia manages the bin Laden Group
People protest in Morocco after two miners died while working in a clandestine coal mine in Jerada
Yemeni slain ex-president Ali Abdullah Saleh's nephew arrives in Shabwa governorate.
“Captured Turkish vehicle” debunked as fake
US task force to probe Hezbollah 'narcoterror': official
Artillery shelling targeted the outskirts of the Duma city
East Damascus: first HTS footage from Harasta battle shows a rare sniper's shot taking out a Konkurs launcher on top of Irrigation Ministry.
1 week ago
Turkey's constitutional court has just ordered the release of Mehmet Altan and Sahin Alpay.
Southern Idlib: Rebels captured Tall al-Khizanah
NE. Hama: Ahrar Sham pre-emptive shelling on Atshan using 130 mm field gun and Grad rockets. RuAF Su-25 in sight.1 week ago
NE. Hama: Ahrar Sham pre-emptive shelling on Atshan using 130 mm field gun and Grad rockets. RuAF Su-25 in sight.
1 week ago
Russian Defense Minister: The explosives used to target the military base in Syria were made in Ukraine and other countries
It's fake
Turkish military vehicle captured By Syrian Army Tiger forces in Khoween village after repelled counter-attack
Free Idlib Army reports they were able to shot down cruise missile launched from Russian warship in Mediterranean Sea
1 week ago
Rescuers resume search for survivors from blazing Iran oil tanker
1 week ago
Call out Iran but keep nuclear deal, Germany says to U.S.
1 week ago
It's rumor, not confirmed information, possible fake or hoax
Afghan Taliban Reports 16 U.S. Officers, Soldiers Killed in Insider Attack in Nangarhar
East Ghouta: footage showing Jaish Islam's raid on Zariqiyah front, taking advantage of fog.
FSA Army of Victory ATGM strike destroys tank on the axis of Maraq Hill Eastern Hama
Airstrikes and artillery missiles target Harasta and Mesraba in Eastern Ghouta, a civilian killed
1 week ago
Regarding the YPG corridor and Turkey's border with Syria, Erdogan says: "We don't have to endure the lies and broken promises anymore. We have enough strength and will expand steps taken by Operation Euphrates Shield along our border."
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Erdogan slams those trying to establish new Syrian state: "We've shown patience so far because we kept hope alive that we could solve this issue easily with diplomacy and mutual understanding. But now, we see these ways have been closed, and only one solution remains."
Israeli Prime Minister @Netanyahu to meet with U.S. President @realDonaldTrump in Washington, as well as Russian President Putin in the weeks ahead.
Ata Mohammad Noor calls General Raziq as 'hero' of Kandahar
Iraqi Parliament speaker Saleem Al-Jubouri and Iraqi National Accord, Ayad Alawi establish a Coalition ahead of next Iraqi elections.
1 week ago
Turkish President Erdogan says no one should dare establish a new state in northern Syria: Our patience is decreasing with those trying to establish a terror corridor within earshot
SE. Idlib: MT-LB abandoned in Khuwayn's orchads captured by Rebels
Zarif: Strong consensus in Brussels that Iranian people have every right to all its dividends
Turkistan Islamic Party begin a Battle called "And Surely Allah is Able to Give Them Victory" to restore areas back to rebel control in the countryside of S Idlib—dozens of government KIA, 14.5 mm machine gun + ATGM seized, tank destroyed by hand grenade
Locals from the Tuz / Bashir area reported an "unidentified aircraft" over their skies this morning.
Jaysh al Thani FSA fired several Grad rockets at Huwayn before it was captured by Syrian rebels
Syria SU-24 gets hit by rebel AA gunfire, flames up but apparently manages to return to base. Idlib
Moment when Rebels led by Ahrar Sham, Faylaq Sham and FSA groups started to move to take Khuwayn using Turkish supplied mine-resistant vehicles (FS flag).
Muaz Ebu Omar, Faylaq Sham's leader says that "The battle of Afrin is imminent, will be begin at any moment. 20 000 Euphrates Shield forces and Turkish army is ready and on alert. Operation will be covered by TuAF.
FSA armed groups anounced to fight together under command of one "operation room" under the name Rad Al-Toghyan (response on tyranny) to "capture and push back pro-government forces from North Hama and South Idlib"
23 Taliban Insurgents Killed in Nangarhar Operation1 week ago
23 Taliban Insurgents Killed in Nangarhar Operation
Russia heavily increases pressure on north Homs rebels to negotiate. Says de-escalation agreement will end in mid-February, implying military offensive to then follow.
14 Yemenis were killed in coalition air raid in Saadah
Heavy clashes ongoing in Rural Idlib. Some Regime Fighters Captured by rebels.
Turkish Air Force E7 Peace Eagle 13-004 airborne - no position showing1 week ago
Unknown location
Turkish Air Force E7 Peace Eagle 13-004 airborne - no position showing
Iranian nuclear deal is working, says EU's @FedericaMog despite criticism from U.S. President @realDonaldTrump.
UK's @BorisJohnson says he is united with EU partners on Iran and no one has put forward better alternative to JCPOA nuclear deal (also note how well his pink tie matches his face)
Government militias positioned in northern Hama countryside targeted with rocket-launchers the nearby rebel-held Kafarzeita town.
As Germany commemorates the conclusion of the total destruction of Libya's category 2 chemical weapons, here's a look at this unique international operation coordinated by the OPCW
As Germany commemorates the conclusion of the total destruction of Libya's category 2 chemical weapons, here's a look at this unique international operation coordinated by the OPCW
Syrian Army ambushes Ahrar al-Sham in Atshan, killing dozens
S.Idlib: FSA's operation room captured a BMP from government forces inside Khuwayn village
Peskov confirmed the discussion of possible contacts between the leaders of Russia and Palestine1 week ago
Peskov confirmed the discussion of possible contacts between the leaders of Russia and Palestine
Syrian Army captured Umm Khan and Umm Al-Amad Qabli , west of Khanaser
Kadyrov and Magomed Daudov (3 man in Chechnya) both deleted Adam Delimkhanov (2 man) from their VK friends lists. Could portend a big shake-up in the leadership.
Rebels attack on western front as Tell Maraq - Khuwayn is under army , operations ongoing to recapture lost points in Umm al-Khalakhil and Zurzur, Idlib
Video showing several SAA soldiers were captured by opposition fighters
South Idlib: Footage shows government fighters after being captured be Rebels during the offensive.
Rebels Captured Mushreifa Village From government Forces, Idlib.
At Least 30 government Fighters Captured in Idlib Countryside Clashes
Turkish supplied vehicles in Rural Idlib
N.Hama: Jaish al-Nasr hit a government aircraft after targetting it with AA fire.
1 week ago
Rebels launched counter offensive. So far claimed captured villages: Umm al-Khalajil, Tal Maraq, Al Shalum, Abu Omar, Al Khawayn, Al-Nadaf Farms, Atshan, Ard az Zurzur, Al-Haseen Farms, Salmo Hill
Shin Bet reveal terror attacks tripled in December after Trump Jerusalem move
A major fire broke out in a house adjacent to Boniyar market.  IndianArmy units at Rampur and Boniyar garrisons J&K responded with lightning speed. Station units worked hand in hand with civil population gathered at site and averted a major fire tragedy in  town.1 week ago
A major fire broke out in a house adjacent to Boniyar market. IndianArmy units at Rampur and Boniyar garrisons J&K responded with lightning speed. Station units worked hand in hand with civil population gathered at site and averted a major fire tragedy in town.
Earthquake strikes Iraq, felt in most cities across the country, including Baghdad.
M5.5 earthquake (زلزال) strikes 136 km E of Baghdad (Iraq) 7 min ago. Effects reported by witnesses
Earthquake strikes Erbil city, Kurdistan Region.
1 week ago
U.S. commanders have launched an investigation into video footage that appears to show an American service member firing into the cab of a civilian truck as the two vehicles pass on a road in Afghanistan, an action that could have violated the military’s rules of engagement and may hamper the alliance with the Afghan government.
Greater Ali announce the beginning of the final stage for counterinsurgency operations in Hawija. High coordination between them, 9th Armored, Federal Police, and Army Aviation allowed them to purge the area NE of Hawija town all the way to Kirkuk city outskirts.
[email protected] at Union Station demanding Ahed Tamimi's freedom. 16-year-old Palestinian activist, indicted for slapping an Israeli soldier.
IS Claims Killing, Wounding 20 SDF in Suicide Bombing by Uzbek Fighter in Deir al-Zour
SOHR: More than 35 casualties and 14 captured of the government forces and their allies in the heavy and continuous clashes inside and around the campus of Abu Al-Duhur Airbase
Iran: At around 10 o'clock, today, Wednesday, January 10, the warship Damavand, with 100 meters in length and over 1,300 tons of weight,  hitted to the Bandar Anzali breakwater1 week ago
Iran: At around 10 o'clock, today, Wednesday, January 10, the warship "Damavand", with 100 meters in length and over 1,300 tons of weight, hitted to the Bandar Anzali breakwater
Ayaked Ullah Indicted For New York Subway Bomb Attack
Warplanes renewed it's bombardment, hit Abu Dhuhur city with incendiary bombs
1 week ago
Qatar seeks compensation for Saudi-led blockade, sanctions
A strong explosion reported in the city of Tel Abyad north of Raqqa
US has issued new travel alert for India, Pakistan and Afghanistan.
SAA control southern part of AbuDuhur, clashes inside the airport now
Car explosion today in Manbij syria. According to ANHA no casualties, only material damage.
US Department of Energy estimates that American drillers will pump enough oil in 2019 to potentially surpass Saudi Arabia's output
It's propaganda
Egypt: ISIS claimed to have sniped two EG soldiers and executed a civilian they consider a "spy/informant" for the EG army in the area of Rafah, North Sinai
Nearly 700 fighters graduated from training and joined the ranks of SDF. The fighters are mainly Arabs from towns and villages west of Deir-Ez-Zor.
U.S. grand jury indicts man accused of Manhattan terror attack
It's propaganda
Islamic State announced just a while ago that they are fighting close to the Abu Duhur Military airport and that their fighters are active on that front, 3 SAA soldiers were killed and 5 SAA soldiers were captured alive.
SOHR: After controlling about 25 villages today, the government forces and their allies control Abu Al-Duhur airbase by firearm
A US military spokesman for @thejointstaff confirms the call took place, saying the two generals "discussed issues of mutual concern, to include Syria." The last call between Gen. Dunford and Gen. Gerasimov also focused Syria and took place on December 6th
US Air Force  RQ-4A Global Hawk UAV  10-2043 FORTE10   on Libya mission - Returning to NAS Sigonella descending out of 40,000 feet1 week ago
US Air Force RQ-4A Global Hawk UAV 10-2043 FORTE10 on Libya mission - Returning to NAS Sigonella descending out of 40,000 feet
Israeli forces have closed the entrance to Issawiya, East Jerusalem1 week ago
Israeli forces have closed the entrance to Issawiya, East Jerusalem
Palestinian homes damaged by settlers throwing stones in the village of Far'ata, east of Qalqilya, this evening1 week ago
Palestinian homes damaged by settlers throwing stones in the village of Far'ata, east of Qalqilya, this evening
KRG Spokesperson @SafeenDizayee urged Iraqi Prime Minister @HaiderAlAbadi to start a serious dialogue with the Kurdish government instead of making "false weekly statements."
ISIS claimed that they have killed 3 SAA soldiers and 5 captured near Abu Duhur airport in Idlib
Live stream from Idlib titled "arrival of SVBIEDS and suicide bombers to the Abu-duhour Idlib countryside"
4 YPG Members was Captured by FSA Forces in Jarabulus.
Russia's Ministry of Defense says Russia's Chief of the General Staff, Gen. Valery Gerasimov, spoke today with his US counterpart, the Chairman of the @thejointstaff, Gen. Joseph Dunford. The two discussed Syria according to Russia's MoD1 week ago
Russia's Ministry of Defense says Russia's Chief of the General Staff, Gen. Valery Gerasimov, spoke today with his US counterpart, the Chairman of the @thejointstaff, Gen. Joseph Dunford. The two discussed Syria according to Russia's MoD
1 week ago
Rafiabad residents protest against erratic power, water supply
200 arrested, dozens hurt in fresh Tunisia unrest1 week ago
200 arrested, dozens hurt in fresh Tunisia unrest
It's rumor, not confirmed information, possible fake or hoax
Al Jazeera: officer directing militants to attack the Kuwait because of its position on the Gulf crisis
1 week ago
Turkey Summons US Charge d'Affaires over Washington Support to Kurdish YPG
Al Jazeera reporting about A new leak of an Egyptian intelligence officer in the media to inform the Gulf summit
1 week ago
"We will not remain silent as the Iranian dictatorship represses the basic rights of its citizens and will hold Iran's leaders accountable for any violations," says @PressSec in statement just issued on Iran Protests.
White House calls for 'immediate release' of Iranian political prisoners
Houthi destroy two Southern Resistance MRAPs Caiman in Al-Hamil district, Taiz province.
Warplanes carried out airstrikes targeting Erbeen town tonight
Iran FM Zarif says President Trump's personality is not Iran's concern- what's relevant to us , he says, is US foreign policy.
US airstrikes kill key al-Qaida AQAP leaders in Yemen, per @CENTCOM: External ops facilitator Miqdad al Sana'ani - Dec 15, al-Bayda governorate; arms facilitator Habib al-Sana'ani - Dec 19, Marib governorate; Dawah committee member Abu Umar al-Sana'ani - Nov 20, al-Bayda
Tunisia - protests. PM Chahed directly accuses the Popular Front (Jabha), a leftist coalition, of being behind the violence, smashing and looting that accompanied the fresh anti-austerity protests in several Tunisian towns
Voice recording released by SSNP shows Jaish al-Nasr commander (?) confirming that all of the pocket east and Abu al-Duhour airbase abandoned
Reuters US official: Trump does not want Iran to be exempt from sanctions and is considering imposing further restrictions
Heavy clashes between SDF and Daesh around Gharanij town East DeirEzzor
SAA and allies controlled the Abu Adh Dhuhur military base in the eastern Idlib countryside
1 week ago
Greek authorities seized a Tanzanian-flagged ship en route to Misrata Libya carrying materials used to make explosives loaded in the Turkish ports of Mersin and Iskenderun originally bound to Djibouti and Oman.
Al Qaeda in the Arabian peninsula (AQAP) using an upgraded photo template to publish it's latest photo essay, this one showing militants attacking Saudi-coalition backed Hadrami Elite forces in the Daw'an District of the Hadhramaut Governorate
New photo the Arabic RT correspondent at the Abu Duhur Air Base
Photos from Syrian Reporter @maan_abo_sham with the message From the walls of Abu al Duhur military airport,Tal salmou,Um Jarin,Byaiya Kabir and Saghira in the hands of the Tigers1 week ago
Photos from Syrian Reporter @maan_abo_sham with the message "From the walls of Abu al Duhur military airport,Tal salmou,Um Jarin,Byaiya Kabir and Saghira in the hands of the Tigers"
Footage from inside Karratin in Southern Idlib countryside
Footage from inside Karratin in Southern Idlib countryside
N. Hama: Lataminah area hit by a barrage of Grad rockets fired from Muhardah.
Felt earthquake M4.4 strikes 41 km NW of Kahrīz (Iran) 10 min ago
Mediterranean-bound Bosphorus: Spetsnaz, officers, sailors aboard Project 1171  BSF Tapir/Alligator class LST Orsk 148 observed during its Tartus Syria-bound Bosphorus transit1 week ago
Mediterranean-bound Bosphorus: Spetsnaz, officers, sailors aboard Project 1171 BSF Tapir/Alligator class LST Orsk 148 observed during its Tartus Syria-bound Bosphorus transit
1 week ago
ANSF and Taliban militants clashed in the Chashma-I-Sher area of Baghlan Province