Earthquake of magnitude 4.8 - 84km SSE of Qishn, Yemen

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19 June 2018
The protest leader in Georgia Kuprava was arrested for 14 days
A hostage-taking is underway in the 10th district of Paris. The BRI is on site. Area is closed. The individual holds several people and claims to be in possession of a bomb. He asks to be put in touch with the embassy of Iran
Turkish frigate TCSGediz(front) and Danish frigate HDMSNielsJuel transit alongside USSOakHil  (not pictured) during BALTOPS6 day ago
Turkish frigate TCSGediz(front) and Danish frigate HDMSNielsJuel transit alongside USSOakHil (not pictured) during BALTOPS
In Turkey Poroshenko met with leaders of Crimeantatars and Mustafa Dzhemilev6 day ago
In Turkey Poroshenko met with leaders of Crimeantatars and Mustafa Dzhemilev
Security ops still underway by Hashd and ISF to eradicate Daesh sleeper cells in Tikrit, Diyala and Kirkuk
The Dutch prosecutor's office is investigating a wholesaler in chemicals in Rotterdam, suspected of having exported acetone to Syria twice without the necessary export permit. Follow up of the Belgian isopropanol scandal
Spokesman for the Yemeni Resistance Brigadier Sadeq Dweid: Joint Resistance Forces and the support of the UAE armed forces have brought military reinforcements to the fronts of Al Durayhami and al-Jeyah fronts.
Return to Kirkuk must be Kurdish condition for new Iraqi government: Former Governor
Netanyahu welcomes opportunity to "clarify" matters over submarine deal, says his spokesman
Joint US-French SOF convoy on Deir Ezzor frontline
6 day ago
Officials from Afghanistan’s Ministry of Rural Rehabilitation and Development (MRRD) on Tuesday said the death toll from the suicide bombing outside the ministry on Monday has risen to 17, after a number of critically injured ministry employees passed away.
"Intensive expert consultations" on "most urgent" challenge, says @FedericaMog, - to maintain bank and finance links with Iran. She gives no fresh detail on any measures
"Our determination to preserve the deal is also in the interests of the United States," says @FedericaMog, arguing that nuclear arms race could be sparked in Middle East
Large military reinforcement arrived at Yemeni West coast for Hodeidah assault
Work on Irandeal implementation continues, says @FedericaMog. Work on Arak continues. Work on Fordo conversion continues. Will be another workshop on Fordo work in coming days, she says
First transfer of people from Aquarius to Italian coast guard vessel. 90 people were taken just now. More than 400 left to be transferred - according to initial plan.6 day ago
First transfer of people from Aquarius to Italian coast guard vessel. 90 people were taken just now. More than 400 left to be transferred - according to initial plan.
Waqas Al Khorassani responsible for yesterday's ISKP bombing in Kabul6 day ago
Waqas Al Khorassani responsible for yesterday's ISKP bombing in Kabul
Ukrainian President Poroshenko met with Azerbaijani President Aliyev in Eskişehir, Turkey6 day ago
Ukrainian President Poroshenko met with Azerbaijani President Aliyev in Eskişehir, Turkey
TransAnatolian Pipeline TANAP, another mega project after BTC is complete. Southern Gas Corridor to supply Europe with  Caspian gas is   functional6 day ago
TransAnatolian Pipeline TANAP, another mega project after BTC is complete. Southern Gas Corridor to supply Europe with Caspian gas is functional
New photos apparently released by SAA showing Pantsir S1 air defense system thought to be deployed near the Golan Heights
If Iran steps away from nuclear commitments under Iran deal, it would have "tragic consequences," says @FedericaMog. She says everyone will be "less secure with no exceptions."
US European Command mediates Manbij talks between Turkey, CENTCOM
Danish-Syrian IS fighter on trial in Spain. Ahmed Samsam accused of acquiring weapons and coordinating with other IS militants in Syria. Prosecutor seeks 7yrs' prison sentence.
6 day ago
Kurdish officials say no casualties in overnight Turkish airstrikes, which destroyed 12 PKK targets in Kurdistan Region
6 day ago
Taliban have overrun almost entirely three districts Sayad in Badghis, Khoistanat inFaryab and Muqur in Ghazni. Afghanistan
New batch of T50 fighter jets (x6) delivered to Iraq from South Korea
Foreign Minister of Azerbaijan Elmar Mammadyarov and Foreign Minister of Belarus Vladimir Makey had an exchange of congratulatory letters on the occasion of the 25th anniversary of diplomatic relations between the two countries6 day ago
Foreign Minister of Azerbaijan Elmar Mammadyarov and Foreign Minister of Belarus Vladimir Makey had an exchange of congratulatory letters on the occasion of the 25th anniversary of diplomatic relations between the two countries
Artillery and rocket shelling on agricultural lands at Al Ltamenah, North Hama
Artillery and rocket shelling on agricultural lands at Al Ltamenah, North Hama
Things beginning to get violent as officers begin trying to clear the final house. One soldier hit in the head with a paint ball and another hit in the head with a rock6 day ago
Things beginning to get violent as officers begin trying to clear the final house. One soldier hit in the head with a paint ball and another hit in the head with a rock
Police are getting ready to clear the final home in Netiv Ha'avot. Dozens of teenage boys are crowding by the entrance to slow them down6 day ago
Police are getting ready to clear the final home in Netiv Ha'avot. Dozens of teenage boys are crowding by the entrance to slow them down
6 day ago
Turkish military says destroys 12 targets in northern Iraq
6 day ago
Turkish Defense Minister says Baghdad is in agreement with Turkish military operations in north Iraq. Iran also prepared to assist Turkish forces in Qandil mountains.
Iran's Ababil-3 UAV drone in Syria
A new FSA group emerged in Aleppo: it is called Kataib al-Majd and its aim is the capture of the city from SAA and pro-Assad soldiers.
ISEA claims from the Philippines appeared. These are the third ones that cover a battle of Patikul Mountains in Sulu (started this February). Four claims overall have been sent in recent 3 months. Here about 10 AFP soldiers killed, 15 wounded. Philippines
UN: Situation in Sudan's Darfur region is 'radically' better
Iran government spokesman warns North Korea leader Kim Jong Un about nuclear agreements with Trump: Fars news agency quotes Iranian spokesman as saying on Trump-Kim deal "we are facing a man who revokes his signature while abroad"
6 day ago
Canikli: The most important evidence of the development in the Turkish defense industry is the Euphrates Shield Operation and Operation Olive Branch
6 day ago
Rainfall in Ramallah (it has not happened at this time of year during the past 26 years)
6 day ago
Turkish top army generals overseeing and monitoring Qandil operation, following live command from operations center according to Turkish media.
6 day ago
Canikli: YPG / PYD fighters will be removed from Manbij, The military supervision of this process will be carried out together by U.S and Turkish troops.
SDF advances towards Tahuna village
6 day ago
Afghan President Ghani met with Pakistani delegation by General Bajwa
6 day ago
Pakistan army chief in Kabul for talks with Ghani
Turkey's military intensifies military operations targeting the PKK terror group in Quandil Mountains, which span parts of Turkey, Iraq and Iran
6 day ago
Trump: I hope the Iranians will return to negotiate a new agreement
6 day ago
Eight security personnel were killed as the Taliban once again captured the Kohistan district of northwestern Faryab province
Five policemen have been killed and 26 others, including the district chief, wounded as a result of a Humvee bomb attack in southern Ghazni province
Houthi Repulsed Pro-Hadi Forces Attack In Sabrin District, Jawf.
Houthi ATGM strike hit Southern Resistance vehicle near Hays town, Hodeida.
Artillery and rocket fire targeting Markabah village north of Hama.
Uzbek foreign fighters from the Imam al-Bukhari Brigade in Jabal al-Turkman, Latakia governorate, Syria
One woman was killed and others were wounded when they were targeted by a guided missile in the vicinity of Zakat village north of Hama.
6 day ago
An Afghan official says at least five policemen have been killed by a suicide bomber using a military Humvee in eastern Ghazni province.
6 day ago
Azerbaijan: Armenian armed forces have violated ceasefire 89 times
Libya: 180 migrants rescused off the coast of Al-Khoms6 day ago
Libya: 180 migrants rescused off the coast of Al-Khoms
Artillery shelling targeting the town of Latamna north of Hama.
6 day ago
Two Indian policemen killed, 10 troops injured in Jammu and Kashmir attack
6 day ago
Taliban Attacks Ghazni's Moqur District Police Headquarters
6 Hezbollah fighters killed during the attack on Fu'ah and Kafriya Idlib Syria
Libya - Two VBIED/SVBIEDs detonated in Shiha neighbourhood Derna First near Nuri Buhayoub and Al-Thani, second near Al-Malki and the Mazat Al-Batu. Civilian casualties were reported.
6 day ago
French island of Corsica offers to take stranded migrant ship: official
At least three Afghan National Army (ANA) soldiers were killed in clashes with the Taliban in northern Sar-e-Pul province on Monday night
Uzbek president insists on effective use of transportation connectivity potential within China's SCO bloc and OBOR project. Uzbekistan is fully behind the "Mazari Sharif -Herat" and China-Kyrgyzstan-Uzbekistan rail link projects. These rail links bypass Russia
6 day ago
Pakistani Army Chief Gen. Bajwa likely to visit Kabul today
6 day ago
Turkish Air Force launch a military operation against 14 PKK positions at Kandil and Sinjar mountains in northern Iraq
Police arrested a number of protesters who had tried to close off Rustaveli Avenue in Tbilisi during the 'Don't kill me.' protest rally. Members of the opposition were amongst those arrested.
6 day ago
Earthquake of magnitude 4.8 - 84km SSE of Qishn, Yemen
VIDEO: Saudi-led coalition airstrikes carried out over the last week against Houthi militia positions in support to the Yemeni National Army operations to restore legitimacy.
.@USSHARRYSTRUMAN Strike Group returns to Eastern Mediterranean to support Operation Inherent Resolve1 week ago
[email protected] Strike Group returns to Eastern Mediterranean to support Operation Inherent Resolve
US-led Coalition denies reports on killing civilians in eastern Syria
A humvee belonging to the Egyptian Army was destroyed by an explosive device on 10 June 2018, A'maq claims. It allegedly happened between Safa (الصفا) and Abu al-Walid (أبو الوليد), south of Arish.
Iraqi TV: Court orders the arrest of four people suspected of setting fire to the stores of the ballot boxes in Baghdad
Iraq Oil Minister Says Iraq Will Decide (not Agree) On Oil Output Increase If Opec Take Such A Course At June Meeting - 11 Jun:
1 week ago
Gen. Nicholson, Resolute Support and US Forces-Afghanistan commander: "We will honor this historic cease-fire between the Islamic Republic of Afghanistan and the Taliban, at the guidance of the respected Afghan Ulema"
Syria: detailed sat imagery shows aftermath of blasts which destroyed W. part of Hama Airbase (18th May). 2 Aircraft Shelters totally wiped out as well as workshop.
U.S. Secretary of Homeland Security Kirstjen Nielsen visits Israel, meets @giladerdan1
Iran FM @JZarif, leading a political-economic delegation, will depart for South Africa on Tuesday early morning
Guterech: Intensive negotiations on the situation in Hodeidah. I hope we can avoid a battle there
1 week ago
No traitors will be left alive this time, Turkish nationalist leader fumes over fresh coup rumors
Maj Gen Qassemi Soleimani, head of Quds Force of Iran's Islamic Revolution Guards Corps IRGC described Lebanon's recent elections as a referendum, saying the votes were held in a situation where Hezbollah was being accused of interfering in Syria, Iraq, Yemen and the region.
U.S. issues more Russian sanctions related to cyber activity under 2017 law, also issues sanctions against Libyan individuals
Pompeo just put out a statement about Hodeidah.
Deir Ezzor: government forces prevent civilians of leaving al-Bokamal city after ISIS last attack
SDF Command announced that since the start of the "al-Jazeera military campaign", their forces has so far captured 12 villages and 15 hamlets from ISIS. SDF Command also say that their forces advanced 9 km on the eastern axis and 13 km on the western axis.
PM designate Saad Hariri says every party should make "sacrifices" for the formation of the new Cabinet
Several people killed after suicide blast rocks Jalalabad
1 week ago
217 Afghan army personnel dismissed over corruption charges
Saudi and Emirati airstrikes have hit this morning @MSF's Cholera Treatment Center in Abs, Yemen.
Syrian army repelled Daesh attack on points between Humaymah - T2 - Muayzilah Homs-DeirezZor
Médecins Sans Frontières: The Saudi-led military alliance targeted one of our centers in Hajjah, Yemen
Médecins Sans Frontières: The Saudi-led military alliance targeted one of our centers in Yemen
One injured as result of explosion at electrical tools shop in Ad Dana, Idlib
1 week ago
Qatar sues UAE at International Court of Justice
Armaments captured from ISIS after SDF advanced 2 km today. East of Shaddadi.
Between June 1-June 10, US-led Coalition military forces conducted 132 strikes targeting ISIS in Syria and 2 in Iraq
SDF expelled ISIS from nearly 20 villages and settlements close to Iraq border
SDF has captured Al-Khwaybirah from ISIS
Russia Defense Ministry spokesman Maj. Gen. Igor Konashenkov saying Monday that with the help of @CENTCOM US-led coalition, Syria FSA rebels brought canisters w chlorine to a settlement in Deir Ezzor to stage another chemical attack against civilians1 week ago
Russia Defense Ministry spokesman Maj. Gen. Igor Konashenkov saying Monday that with the help of @CENTCOM US-led coalition, Syria FSA rebels brought canisters w chlorine to a settlement in Deir Ezzor to stage another "chemical attack against civilians"
SDF has captured Safiyan,Al-Khabirah,Al-Hajlah,Hussein Al-Hajlah,Al-Awadat,Umm Mahfur from ISIS
1 week ago
Turkish President Erdogan at a campaign rally says anti-PKK operations in Qandil and Sinjar have already begun.
1 week ago
Security forces arrest two Hizbul Mujahideen militants in Rajouri: Police
1 week ago
India's Nayara Energy begins cutting Iran oil imports - sources
1 week ago
Turkish President Erdogan says will dry up "terror swamp in Qandil as we did in Afrin"
1 week ago
Last ISKP attack in Kabul occured exactly one week ago. Today's one is the 10th claimed by Islamic State in the capital of Afghanistan that happened in 2018. ISKP identifies attacker as Sheikh Radwan. Unusually old if we compared it to usual IS cells age.
Alexander Zasypkin, Russia's ambo to Lebanon, in an interview with Al Nour radio: Under the current circumstances there is no possibility that Iran or Hezbollah leave Syria bc this serves the agenda of militants and the elimination of terrorism in Syria has not yet been achieved
Aviation raids on Ltamenah city in the Northern Hama
Aviation raids on Ltamenah city in the Northern Hama
Photos confirm blasts hit storage area S. of strategic Missile Base itself, sprawling facility (10+ km length) built in Qutfayah Mounts NE. of Damascus. Warehouse destroyed, heat accused (as usual).
Egypt prosecutor accuses 28 of forming group to topple government
1 week ago
Suicide bomber kills 13, including women, outside Afghan ministry
1 week ago
Free Syrian Army, US preparing chemical provocation in DeirEzzor - @mod_russia
Further picture of the explosion circulated by pro-government sources
Civilian killed in south Kirkuk city, Iraq, by unknown gunmen on motorcycle. Askariya neighborhood.
Photos seem to confirm blasts come from a military position with ammunition exploding. Area of Qutfayah has many bases (including the strategic Missile Base belonging to 155th Brigade). Damascus - Syria.
Secondary explosions following huge blast apparently in a government base near Qutfayah,~15 NE. of Damascus.
A US SOF Cougar MRAP armed with TOW ATGM supports the YPG 'Jazira Storm' offensive.
Syria: heavy blast rocked area of Qutfayah (NE. of Damascus) moments ago.
1 week ago
ISIS claims responsibility for suicide bomb attack on ministry in Kabul - Group's Amaq news agency
Kupwara: Visuals of large cache of arms and ammunition recovered after security forces foiled an infiltration bid in Keran Sector of Kupwara yesterday. Six militants were gunned down in the operation1 week ago
Kupwara: Visuals of large cache of arms and ammunition recovered after security forces foiled an infiltration bid in Keran Sector of Kupwara yesterday. Six militants were gunned down in the operation
Israeli woman stabbed seriously in afula by suspect from Jenin. Suspect shot in the leg and arrested by police after he fled the scene.
1 week ago
Health Ministry: at least 12 killed and 31 more wounded in Kabul PD6 Suicide attack
Iran: North Korea must remain 'vigilant' in Trump-Kim talks
1 week ago
Afghan Ministry of Public Health confirms 12 dead and injures 31 others in a suicide attack in Darulaman, Kabul city
PM says Ethiopia dam will not cut Egypt's share of Nile waters
Woman injured in Afula stabbing
Police is searching for suspect after stabbing attack in Afula
Young women wounded seriously in the northern city of Afula, Israel, Police suspects it was a terror attack and carries manhunt after the attacker
1 week ago
Blast at MRRD's entrance in Kabul was triggered by a suicide bomb, caused casualties: police
1 week ago
Afghan media: 5 killed, 20 injured as bomb explodes outside ministry building in Kabul.
Airstrikes hit 14 PKK targets in Kandil Mountains
Over 920,000 displaced in Syria in 2018, highest level since start of conflict: UN
President @ashrafghani arrived Kandahar city today afternoon
Azerbaijan showed the recently acquired LORA artillery weapon system1 week ago
Azerbaijan showed the recently acquired LORA artillery weapon system
Afghan Security forces seized weapons, explosives and arrested 3 men from inside the house in Kabul`s PD 4. the house use by IS's members, officials  Pic:Social Media1 week ago
Afghan Security forces seized weapons, explosives and arrested 3 men from inside the house in Kabul`s PD 4. the house use by IS's members, officials Pic:Social Media
The burning kite fire near Nir Am
1 week ago
The attack occurred on western gate of the MRRD which is the main exit gate used by the employees. Majority of those killed or wounded are taken to Isteqlal hospital. Five media affairs employees of the ministry are among those wounded
1 week ago
Casualties are feared after a blast outside a government ministry in Kabul as employees were leaving their offices early for Ramadan
1 week ago
Police confirm at least 5 killed and 20 wounded in suicide bombing at the Ministry of Rural Rehabilitation and Development in Darulaman in Kabul city
1 week ago
PM @HaiderAlAbadi: Those who seek to harm our country's national interest will feel the full force of the law and be held to account. We will not tolerate attempts to undermine our democracy or threaten the security of Iraq and the Iraqi people
1 week ago
Police confirm the blast in front of MRRD but does not provide more detail on what happened and who the target was. Initial reports say it was a suicide attack at one of the entrance gates of MRRD in PD 6
Explosion near the western gate of Rural Rehabilitation and Development ministry in PD 6, in Kabul, casualties feared.1 week ago
Explosion near the western gate of Rural Rehabilitation and Development ministry in PD 6, in Kabul, casualties feared.
Iraqi cleric: Iraqis should unite instead of seeking repeat of election
United Nations: There is no military solution in Idlib and there is no other shelter for 2.5 million civilians inside
1 week ago
I welcome the ceasefire in Afghanistan, due to start tomorrow. I call on the Taliban to fully respect it and hope it can be a first step on the road to lasting peace - @jensstoltenberg
I was really impressed by the professionalism of the Italy troops I met in Herat, training the local forces in Afghanistan. – @jensstoltenberg1 week ago
I was really impressed by the professionalism of the Italy troops I met in Herat, training the local forces in Afghanistan. – @jensstoltenberg
Cleric Moqtada al-Sadr says Iraqis should unite, stop fighting for election seats and power
1 week ago
At least six civilians were killed and three others wounded in a landmine explosion in the Jaghato district of southern Ghazni province
Explosive materials, hand grenades , weapons and ceased by Afghan security forces from ISIS militants after failed attack on Nangarhar Education dept
The United Nations calls for avoiding repeating the Ghouta scenario in Idlib
Azerbaijan received newest Polonez multiple rocket launch system from Belarus1 week ago
Azerbaijan received newest Polonez multiple rocket launch system from Belarus
UN: Aid convoy arrives in Douma for the first time in 3 months and Syrian authorities prevent entry
Eyewitnesses from Benish city in Idlb rural; Many attack Sokhoy jets against the city since early morning causing; 2 death 30 injured. The city's hospital out of service due to direct targeting. Syria
Airstrikes on Binish Idleb countryside by Assad and its allies' warplanes
KSA arrested 2 more women's rights activists over the weekend: Noof Abdulaziz and Miaa Al Zahran. Total arrested in the weeks up to lifting driving ban 17: 8 have been released on bail since but the rest have still not been charged, no access to families or lawyers
Saeron, the parliamentary coalition for Iraqi Shia cleric Muqtada al-Sadr that won 54 parliamentary seats in the May 12 parliamentary polls, called for an investigation over the "premeditated crime" of burning Iraq ballot box storage site
1 week ago
Three killed, two injured in explosion in residential building in Kabul's PD 4 - official
15 civilians were wounded in planned attack on Nangarhar Education dept
North Korea FM attacks Israel PM, after his offer to Iran to purify their water. Seems that Pyongyang changes its behavior
1 week ago
At least 34 Taliban have been killed during an operation in the Khogyani district of eastern Nangarhar province
NDS Special Forces suppress coordinated suicide attack in Jalalabad city
Azerbaijan has received Polonez 300mm MRLS from Belarus.1 week ago
Azerbaijan has received Polonez 300mm MRLS from Belarus.
Victims of War, Disables in Uruzgan province. supports ceasefire announced by Afghan Gov and the Taliban1 week ago
Victims of War, Disables in Uruzgan province. supports ceasefire announced by Afghan Gov and the Taliban
Footage: SAA conducts offensive on the positions of ISIS factions deported from Yarmouk camp to Sweida desert a few weeks ago
PM @HaiderAlAbadi said on Sunday that the burning of a storage site in Baghdad where ballot boxes were kept was part of a plot to harm Iraq's democratic process, the first gov indication the incident was deliberate
Houthi militias are carrying out a campaign of arrests of their fighters fleeing the West Coast Front
Repeated artillery shelling targeting the city of Altamna and its surroundings north of Hama
1 week ago
The ceasefire with the Taliban begins from tomorrow 27th of Ramadan
Pictures of the destroyed location of Daesh due raids probably anti-Daesh coalition yesterday in Baghouz village.
1 week ago
At least 12 civilians wounded in Mirzadin village of Chaparhar district of Nangarhar province morning after and IED was detonated in a crowded bazar, on market day, in the district: local officials confirmed
1 week ago
Nation welcomes Taliban's decision for ceasefire: Afghan CEO Abdullah
1 week ago
Lavrov: CSTO Foreign Ministers adopted a statement on the INF Treaty
Iraqi High Election Commission: yesterday's fire in Baghdad at storage center for 12 May Parliamentary elections' voting boxes will not affect election results. Only vote counting machines were burned and we have back-up copies.
Iraqi forces kill 2 ISIS suicide bombers trying to infiltrate into Baghdadi city in Anbar province.
Officials confirm 10 people have been taken to a local hospital after being wounded in this morning's attack on the Nangarhar Education Department. One person reportedly in a critical condition
1 week ago
Pakistan and Afghanistan have agreed to deploy liaison officers in each other's capital and establish coordination centers along the border to share intelligence on terrorist suspects
ISIS militants attacked an Iraqi security forces security check point near Qaratapa, southern Kirkuk. many killed and several wounded.
1 week ago
15 Afghan security personnel killed in a Taliban attack in Kunduz province of Afghanistan
Militants attack Iraqi Tribal PMU (Hashd) security checkpoint 25 kilometers southwest of Kirkuk city, Iraq. 2 killed and 10 injured.
At least four gunmen were killed after they attacked the Education Department in Jalalabad, in Nangarhar. The attack took place at about 9:50am local time after a suicide bomber detonated his explosives close to the education department. Three other attackers were then gunned down by security forces after a 10 minute gunfight.
Nangarhar provincial governor's spokesman confirms security forces seized a vehicle loaded with explosives outside the education department after the attack
Gunfight is currently underway in Jalalabad, Afghanistan
Nangarhar-Asf Shinwari, head of education in Nangarhar province, has confirmed that militant have attacked the building and are currently involved with security forces
Explosion and gunfire heard in Jalalabad city of Nangarhar. No reports of casualties yet
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