Most of those who drowned migrants are said to be from Pakistan

Map. History of Middle East conflict

24 June 2018
4 month ago
Israel has started shelling Rafah in the south of Gaza
4 month ago
2nd rocket was launched from Gaza to Israel
4 month ago
Gaza is being bombed right by Israeli airforce.
4 month ago
Israeli airplanes hit targets in South of Gaza
4 month ago
Another Incoming rocket siren activated in dozens of southern Israel communities boarding Gaza Strip.
The sound of the sirens in the vicinity of the Gaza
FSA Sham Legion announced the capturing of Bilal Koy village from the YPG.
4 month ago
Turkish tanks targeting the positions of the Syrian Democratic forces in the city of Tel Abiad north of Al-Raqqa
Reports say FSA captured the Bilal Koy from YPG
Islamic State claims the killing of 2 SDF militiamen in the cities of Shaddadi and Markadah in the Hasakah
ISIS jihadists killed 4 Hashd Al-Shaabi PMU militiamen in the villages of Dabb and Tal Khadija in Kirkuk Province
HalabTodayTV: Turkish-backed rebels control the village of Biku in Raju area after clashes with Kurdish units
Photos taken earlier of Federal Police units during their searches in Gharib village, which has been the focal point of ISIS attacks in recent days.
North Korea earned $200 million from banned exports, sends arms to Syria, Myanmar - U.N. report
Government forces targeted artillery area in Hula in the northern Homs countryside
Northern Aleppo: YPG targeted FSA in Azaz city with heavy machine guns
4 month ago
Israeli army: A short while ago, following sirens that sounded in the Sha'ar HaNegev Regional Council, a projectile fired from the Gaza Strip at Israel was identified.
Olive Branch fighter, providing food to dogs left behind in Bulbul town in the countryside of Afrin
Turkish warplanes and artillery units are heavily bombarding YPG targets around Rajo and Jinderes.
4 month ago
Incoming rocket sirens activated in southern Israel communities in Shaar HaNegev bordering the GazaStrip.
4 month ago
Afghan forces uncover ISIS hideout in Kabul district
According to Manbij Military Council (MMC) the Turkish backed forces are attacking with heavy weapons the village al-Hosheriye in northeastern of Manbij
Eastern Damascus towns again heavily bombed today with dozens of IRAM rockets and airstrikes.
SAA and allies capture Tell Touqan, al-Matakh, Ruwaydah, Ruwaydah hill and Zammar in south Aleppo countryside
East Idlib: part of reinforcements sent by Ahrar Sham on Saraqeb front today.
4 month ago
8 people taken into custody in connection to explosion at Tax Administration Office in Ankara last night after bomb parts were found
There was also a phone call today between @VP and @ashrafghani
US Treasury Department imposes sanctions on six people and seven entities it says are linked to Hezbollah group
Mattis just answered press Q on Turkey's Afrin op, called it "distraction" from ISIS (DOD's talking point). He's in talks w counterpart but wouldn't say if he thinks they'll move on Manbij "I'm not going to discuss those right now."
Footage from siege of Kufriya and al-Foa near Idlib city
Footage from siege of Kufriya and al-Foa near Idlib city
Airstrikes on Erbin suburb
Airstrikes on Erbin suburb
DeirEzzor: ISIS targeted a gathering for SDF near of al-Bahra village by a car bomb
Defense Secretary Mattis says chlorine gas has been weaponized and used repeatedly by Syrian government, says has not seen evidence of use of sarin gas
Defense Sec Mattis tells reporters he is concerned about the use of Sarin gas by the government in Syria and the US is looking for evidence based on claims from NGOs and others
4 month ago
Avalanche hits an Army post in Kupwara's Machil Sector in J&K; 3 personnel dead, 1 injured: ANI
US imposes arms embargo on South Sudan, says it 'appalled' by the violence in the country
Military Spokesman: Armed Forces Hospitals Continue to Provide Health Care for Victims of Terrorist Events in Libya4 month ago
Military Spokesman: Armed Forces Hospitals Continue to Provide Health Care for Victims of Terrorist Events in Libya
Civil defense teams working to evacuate the injured civilians after artillery shelling and warplanes airstrike on Arbin city in Eastern Ghouta
4 month ago
Pakistan is the center of Taliban: Ghani
2 civilians were killed until this moment after heavy bombing by cluster bombs and artillery shells on Douma city in Eastern Ghouta
4 month ago
Roots of recent deadly attacks have been found, says President Ghani
Some counter-militancy operations from North Sinai: tunnel crossing into Gaza discovered and destroyed, 12 IEDs dismantled, SVBIED destroyed along with several militant hideouts, vehicles carrying IED making materiel and spare parts seized
A mortar shell fired by security forces during a clash with militants struck a home in the Nad Ali district of southern Helmand province, killing four members of a family including two women
EU expects Turkey authorities to release journalists under Jan. 11 constitutional court decision; improvements to rule of law 'essential' for future EU-Turkey relations: statement
4 month ago
London mosque terror attacker jailed for minimum of 43 years
Clashes took place at Hawara checkpoint, south of Nablus.4 month ago
Clashes took place at Hawara checkpoint, south of Nablus.
The warplane targeted the displaced people on Aleppo highway
7 civilians were killed and many we're burnt and injured after warplane airstrikes targeted a caravan of displaced families in the village of Tel-Ahdiya Aleppo countryside
BSF Ropucha class LSTM Azov 151 returned from its 1st Syria deployment in 2018 and transited Dardanelles towards Marmara4 month ago
BSF Ropucha class LSTM Azov 151 returned from its 1st Syria deployment in 2018 and transited Dardanelles towards Marmara
Syrian Army captured Al-Ziyarat and meet forces in Kafr Haddad, South Aleppo
ANHA Footage: YPG fighters targeted an armoured vehicle of the Turkish-backed forces on Hill Kevire Ker of Rajo district
4 month ago
Afghans to take revenge even in a hundred years: Ghani
Aviation has bombed Jarjanaz town in Idlib countryside
Aviation has bombed Jarjanaz town in Idlib countryside
The moment of demolishing Slemani's Silo
PDKI: Zagros Eagles carried out a operation against Iran's Islamic Revolutionary Guard Corps on the road between Saghez and Baneh in eastern Kurdistan. The number of IRGC casualties is unknown
4 month ago
An Iranian national has been detained for trafficking 68 kilograms of crystal meth in a trailer vehicle near the border with Iran in western Farah province, police said
Units from SAA 5th Corps. are preparing to move to Afrin in case the negotiations with the Kurds came up with something.
Syrian Army and allied forces continue advance in southern Aleppo and capture (Ziyarah - Tell Aloush - Khirbet al-Wakad) towards Jazraya town
10 ground-to-ground missiles were dropped so far on Douma in Eastern Damascus. 6 airstrikes and tens of mortars.
Turkish Warplanes targeted YPG Positions in Rajo Village.
7 YPG Members were killed in Deir Ez Zor.
4 month ago
Mirwaiz, Geelani defy house arrest in Srinagar: clashes in Shupian, Malik arrested
Iran blames foreign powers for "trivial" and "childish" headscarf protests
6 government warplanes are targeting the eastern towns of East Ghouta
4 month ago
Фt least one ISIS militant was killed and two other were wounded during a clash with the Afghan forces in Kunar
Jordan appoints a new ambassador to Iraq after it withdrew its last one in 2014
4 month ago
Another rocket hit Reyhanli. Today, the total number of rockets launched to Hatay and Kilis reached 7
Two civilians including a child"were killed, others injured after an airstrike targeted the city of Arbin in Eastern Ghouta
Not the right time to hold talks with Taliban: US
4 month ago
Turkey says US decision to put Hamas chief on its terror list cannot make any contribution to the lasting settlement of the Israeli-Palestinian conflict
RuAF A-50U today in Khmeimim AB Latakia
Pak-Afghan Joint Working Group meeting in Kabul on Saturday: Pakistan Foreign Office
Most of those who drowned migrants are said to be from Pakistan
Damascus: Syrian government Forces Bombard Arbin City
Afghanistan's ambassador to Pakistan Omor Zakhilwal has told that the 27 Afghan Taliban and Haqqani militants Pakistan is saying it handed over back to Afghanistan in November are "not actually militants but ordinary Afghans who had no documents."
4 month ago
Three survivors of boat capsize off Libya coast tell aid workers that most migrants who drowned were Pakistan nationals but still to be verified - IOM
China wants to build a military base in remote Afghanistan to safeguard its massive infrastructure investments across South Asia and prevent exiled Uighur members sneaking from Wakhan into Xinjiang
4 month ago
Moscow court allows Novaya Gazeta's journalist Ali Feruz to leave Russia
4 month ago
90 migrants feared dead in boat accident off Libya: UN
President Ashraf Ghani during a meeting with Kabul-based foreign diplomats has called for a decisive action against irreconcilable militants involved in crimes against humanity4 month ago
President Ashraf Ghani during a meeting with Kabul-based foreign diplomats has called for a decisive action against irreconcilable militants involved in crimes against humanity
Chief prosecutor of Iran plays down escalating protests against the country's dress code, saying they are "trivial" and "childish" moves possibly incited by foreigners
Many government fighters were killed and wounded after FSA forces targeted them with heavy machine guns on Tell Al-Sultan front, rural Idlib
Artillery shelling on Kafr Zeita in Northern Hama
Artillery shelling on Kafr Zeita in Northern Hama
U.S. to impose arms embargo on South Sudan to end conflict - sources
TuAF bombarbed YPG targets in Rajo area.
Heavy Russia'n airstrikes in areas of Saraqib and Maarrat al-Numan towns in Idlib
Four Ukrainians returned home after many years in captivity in Libya, said Petro Poroshenko on Facebook
4 month ago
Home raids have been launched in Ankara, İstanbul and Eskişehir over "social media posts", at least 10 people have been detained
4 month ago
Ukrainian border guards detained Ali Bakayev, suspected of organizing an attack on an unit of National Guard in Naursky district of Chechnya, in Kyiv airport "Borispol"
More cross border shelling in Turkish town of Reyhanli. Ambulances arriving.4 month ago
More cross border shelling in Turkish town of Reyhanli. Ambulances arriving.
4 month ago
2 rockets fell on Kilis, southern Turkey, one person wounded.
Turkey continues to shell YPG targets in Afrin
Pakistan will not allow its land to be used against neighbours: Foreign Office
Turkish army and FSA launch new stage of operations in Rajo district
4 month ago
IDF:Overnight, in response to the rocket fired at southern Israel, an aircraft targeted a Hamas observation post in the southern Gaza Strip. The Israeli army holds Hamas accountable for all violence emanating from the Gaza Strip
Anti-mining protest in southeastern district of Kyrgyz Republic. Local residents demand gold company stop activity out of environmental concerns. More demonstrations to come next week.
Media Activists Union of Aleppo and Its Countryside calls @syriahr "one of the most important media and intelligence arms of the [Assad] government," urging global channels to work with media foundations and activists in the rebels-controlled areas
@obretix: Turkish drone circling overhead Afrin
East Ghouta: pics showing Jaish Islam fending off government assault on Haswh Dawahirah front, taking out a mobile bridge.
SDF spokesperson for Afrin Brusk Heseke denied reports that Turkish forces have taken control over the Bilbil district. Heseke said that the Turkish army is shelling the district in these minutes
Bank is on fire in Saadat Abad district of Tehran
Burning Bank in Karaj city of Tehran province
Protests against the Islamic Republic reported in several cities and town in Iran. The one below is from Ahvaz
Morocco: thousands of people are protesting in the mining town of Jerada4 month ago
Morocco: thousands of people are protesting in the mining town of Jerada
FSA Forces at strategic Bulbul town. Afrin
Many families get back home in Keshkiya, AbuHamam and Gharanij town after controlling them by SDF
Rep. Adam Schiff: "When Trump denigrates the free pressthis is a model that others around the world are following. Even people like Bashar al Assad are using the language of Donald Trump."
4 month ago
In a landmark ruling, the Maldives Supreme Court today released all opposition political leaders.
Foreign Ministry confirms Israel delays visit of Poland's national security adviser, against backdrop of Holocaust bill
Senior Trump officials warn "all options are on the table" hinting at possible military action unless Assad government stops using Sarin and Chlorine on its people in Syria, in briefing to @thecipherbrief and other natsec reporters; says Russia must stop helping Syria lie about use.
Video of shooting on Russian aircraft over Eastern Idlib
US says recent chemical attacks in Syria suggest Assad government is developing new kinds of weapons.
According to sources large number of protesters are at Tabriz streets chanting against Iran leader
8 civilians were killed, and many others injured, after warplane airstrikes targeted residential areas in Kafranboda town, in the westren countryside of Hama. CivilDefense teams rushed to help the wounded. and continue the rescue operation.
Explosion of boiler at Ankara Tax office4 month ago
Explosion of boiler at Ankara Tax office
Because of Polish parliament's vote in favor of controversial Holocaust law, Israel asked "to postpone" planned visit of Poland's national security advisor
FSA Jaysh al Nasr damaged a Russian fighter jet by anti-aircraft artillery fire east Idlib.
4 month ago
Explosion in the center of Ankara/Turkey.
4 month ago
Blast in Ankara. Just heard a large explosion in Çankaya Tunali area.
S. Aleppo: civilians fleeing last villages still under Rebel control in front of government advances and non-stop bombardment.
[email protected] director Lt. Gen. Mckenzie: "there is no sign they (Turkey) are moving toward Manbij at this time"
4 month ago
Pakistan embassy in Kabul says information provided by Afghanistan is "being examined for its authenticity"
Turkish backed Syrian rebels outside Afrin, singing a jihadi song about how we were steadfast in Grozny and Dagestan. And we took Tora Bora. And Afrin is calling for us.4 month ago
Turkish backed Syrian rebels outside Afrin, singing a jihadi song about "how we were steadfast in Grozny and Dagestan. And we took Tora Bora. And Afrin is calling for us."
29 women arrested for removing their hijab in public places in Iran: Tasnim
2 YPG Member were killed by Landmine explosion in Raqqa.
At least ten people killed in an house in Gaza strip, after a person blew a gas canister during a family fight: local media4 month ago
At least ten people killed in an house in Gaza strip, after a person blew a gas canister during a family fight: local media
4 month ago
At least one Rocket fell in the center of Kilis town, southern Turkey. Casualties reported.
The FSA Fifth regiment in Bulbul town. #OperationOliveBranch
4 month ago
Another missile from Northern Syria into Kilis
Google parent Alphabet and Aramco are in talks to build a tech hub in Saudi Arabia - WSJ
#OliveBranch: Turkish artillery bombard YPG positions around Darmak mountain in Aleppo's Afrin northern Syria
4 month ago
Qatari Foreign Minister: We are ready to participate in a Gulf Arab summit next spring
Assad government says Syria treats Turkish Afrin operation as attack and invasion of Syrian lands
Eastern Damascus: up-armoured bulldozer burning after failed government assault on Irbeen front.
4 month ago
Another wounded Turkish soldier lost his life, after being targeted by PKK in Hakkari earlier today. Total: 2 killed and 6 wounded.
The #OperationOliveBranch Room announced the liberating key district Bulbul from Ypg after clashes. Adds 24 YPG militants killed.
U.N. calls on Russia, Iran and Turkey to break Syria aid deadlock
#OpOliveBranch forces officially control over Bulbul town
4 month ago
Turkish president says 800 militants killed in Syria's Afrin
France to finance exports to Iran, aims to sidestep U.S. sanctions
Turkish war planes are bombarding the Center of Jindires district and the villages Kotana( Al Mudallalah) and Qereqola of Bilbil district
Turkish military Helicopter flying over Kilis, as Turkish army artillery shell YPG bases northern Afrin.4 month ago
Turkish military Helicopter flying over Kilis, as Turkish army artillery shell YPG bases northern Afrin.
KDP official, advisor to KDP president: "Had a productive, open and detailed discussions with Iranian consul general and consulte staff on boosting bilateral relations"
4 month ago
Afghan intelligence agency claims 50 Taliban insurgents were killed in Kandahar Province in one day, dozens captured
#AfrinOp: no official confirmation yet, but OliveBranch forces took control of most parts of Bulbul (strategic crossroads). Video geolocated in center
Turkish Defence Minister visited the Hisar-O's launch and ballistic tests(Hisar air defence family's medium altitute air defence system).4 month ago
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Turkish Defence Minister visited the Hisar-O's launch and ballistic tests(Hisar air defence family's medium altitute air defence system).
4 month ago
Search operations in the sector were launched and is underway. Repeated attempts of infiltration in North Kashmir continue to be foiled by the alert Army units based on sound intelligence thus eliminating the nefarious designs of Pak forces to foment trouble in the Valley: Indian Army
4 month ago
A group of 4 militants attempted to infiltrate under the cover of darkness and thick jungles in the mountainous terrain in Kalban in Tangdhar but were spotted by troops. They were engaged in heavy fire and militants were seen running away into thick jungles towards LoC: Indian Army
4 month ago
An attempted infiltration bid by Pakistan militants was successfully repulsed by alert Army troops in Tangdhar Sector in North Kashmir during the early hours of 31 January 2018: Indian Army
Pakistan FM and Afghan @DrOmarZakhilwal talking to media after he visited Afghan embassy
Russian police in Nizhhniy Novhorod shot dead suspected ISIS member, who prepared a terror attack before Elections day
Intensive flight of Israeli UAV over Gaza strip4 month ago
Intensive flight of Israeli UAV over Gaza strip
Turkish bombing wounds a civilian in Ceqela village in Afrin
France says urgent that Russia and Iran as "allies of Damascus government" make arrangements to end bombing, enable humanitarian aid into Idlib, Eastern Ghouta
4 month ago
Afghanistan says it has given neighboring Pakistan confessions and other proof that the militants who carried out a recent series of attacks were trained in Pakistan
FSA in YPG-held Bulbul town
Lebanon using diplomacy to counter Israel over offshore energy tender: president
Clashes between SDF and ISIS in Al-Bahrah village, amid SDF advance into the village
YPG member was captured in Bulbul
FSA begins a military operation against ISIS in the western countryside of Daraa
According to the Afrin Administration Hospital 104 civilians have been killed while 156 others have been wounded due to the Turkish bombardments on Afrin in the last 13 days
Israel condemns passing of Polish Holocaust law, but takes no immediate action
4 month ago
United Nations: Russia, Turkey and Iran must work to avoid escalation in Idlib
4 month ago
UN: We call for a humanitarian truce in the eastern Ghouta of Damascus, but both the government and the opposition refuse to do so
Child killed and others wounded in artillery shelling on the town of Masraba in Al Ghouta
The Border Guard forces in the western region seized a four-wheel-drive vehicle loaded with 490 gun  in  Baher Elremal Elaazam area and also the border guards managed to seize one of the criminal elements with 600 grams of the Drugs as it crossed the tunnel of Ahmed Hamdy in Suez4 month ago
The Border Guard forces in the western region seized a four-wheel-drive vehicle loaded with 490 gun in Baher Elremal Elaazam area and also the border guards managed to seize one of the criminal elements with 600 grams of the Drugs as it crossed the tunnel of Ahmed Hamdy in Suez
Sultan Murat Tümeni in Sahra village N-W to Bulbul
Warsaw Ghetto survivor and writer Halina Birenbaum is "afraid I'll be arrested in Poland."
Hamza Birqdar failed the attempt of the pro-SAA militias to break into the front of Hawsh Al-Dawahra in Eastern Ghouta
Syrian Army captured Umm Al-Karamil, and entire area east of railway under army, South Aleppo
Su-22 shelling besieged East Ghouta
Su-22 shelling besieged East Ghouta
Israel Foreign Ministry 'adamantly opposes' Polish senate's approval of draft Holocaust law
Wounded including patients and medical personnel as a result of Russian air strikes on the "Hassan Al-Araj" hospital in the northern countryside of Hama
FSA in town Bulbul
Russian bombardment on Kafr Zita
Russian bombardment on Kafr Zita
"National Army" FSA declares that they are fighting YPG militants in the strategic village of Bulbul claiming that YPG's defense lines collapsed and YPG militants started to withdraw
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