A supermarket cashier in Oman has been fired after he posted insulting remarks about the victims of the #Keralafloods on social media

Map. History of Middle East conflict

23 September 2018
Saudi army M-60 tank and pro-Hadi forces in Baqim district of Saada province.
Department of State:This afternoon, @SecPompeo met with Qatar's Foreign Minister @mba_althani_ at the State Department.
1 month ago
Khamenei: Divine testing is not for God to know us; the testing is in fact a step towards the destination. When we are tested,— if we successfully pass through the tribulation— we will achieve a new status, a new life and a new stage. 2010-11-17 EidMubarak
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Khamenei: There is, in EidAlAdha, a great hidden appreciation of Prophet Abraham for the sacrifice he made on this day. Sometimes, above sacrificing one's own life, is sacrificing the loved ones. This sacrifice is a symbol for believers who want to walk on the path of Truth and elevation.
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Khamenei: In all cases where we are tested, there is sacrifice and offering. To be tested is to pass through a tribulation. A tribulation is placed ahead of a person or a people; if they overcome it, they can reach the destination; and if they fail, they will drop behind.
HTS members have fortified their positions in Northern Hama.
The SAA today downed several DIY drones launched by the rebels in Latakia countryside
Morocco : as part of a Eid Al-Adha amnesty the king has ordered the release of several political prisoners of the Hirak movement
1 month ago
The @CONIFAOfficial announced on 19 August that NagornoKarabakh would host its 2019 European Football Cup. It promised to specify soon the exact June dates and other details of the tournament, which will be held in capital Stepanakert.
Egypt Sinai: Isis claims to have damaged an Egyptian Army Hummer with an IED near al-Rafah.
Turkish war jets bombarding Khwakurk mount in Bradost region near Erbil.
Photo alleged to be of the helicopter remains which werr recovered after the crash. The site was SW of Mosul.
Armoured,balistic security  towers put on some highways and roads in the south eastern regions in Turkey1 month ago
Armoured,balistic security towers put on some highways and roads in the south eastern regions in Turkey
Pro-Hadi forced field commander Ahmed Al-Musabi was killed by Houthi in Bayda. He participated in anti-Houthi operation in Bayhan (Shabwa) in January.
1 month ago
One suspected terrorist has been gunned down by the security forces in an encounter, which broke out in Handwara town of Jammu and Kashmir's Kupwara district
Amaliqa continues fighting against Houthi inside Durayhimi.
US embassy attack: Turkish security forces on Tuesday have confirmed that the suspects in the assault on the US Embassy in Ankara were drunk at the time of the attack. The pair were suspected of being involved in a U.S. Embassy drive-by shooting on Monday.1 month ago
US embassy attack: Turkish security forces on Tuesday have confirmed that the suspects in the assault on the US Embassy in Ankara were drunk at the time of the attack. The pair were suspected of being involved in a U.S. Embassy drive-by shooting on Monday.
Hezen Antî Teror in Raqqa during Eid ul-Adha
Ministry of Defense of Russia: The Baltic Fleet's patrol ship Yaroslav the Wise went into the Mediterranean Sea, having passed the Suez Canal1 month ago
Ministry of Defense of Russia: The Baltic Fleet's patrol ship "Yaroslav the Wise" went into the Mediterranean Sea, having passed the Suez Canal
1 month ago
Putin discussed the situation in Syria with the King of Jordan
Powerful explosion reported in the city center of Afrin No details known yet.
Second day of protests by workers of Iran National Steel Industrial group in front of the Bank Melli Iran in Ahvaz, over non-payment of over 5 months of wages.
ISIS using motorcycles surprises Iraqi Army company in Tuz district, Salah ad-Din Province, on 1st day of Eid. 1 soldier killed and several injured. 1st ISIS attack in Iraq during Eid.
The convoy of "Ali Abdullah Ayyoub," the Defense Minister in the Assad government, is directly targeted by live bullets in al-Suwayda
1 month ago
Two Daesh fighters killed in Kabul terrorist attack
Pentagon identifies Army helicopter pilot killed in Iraq crash: CW3 Taylor J. Galvin, 34, from Spokane, Wash. Member of 160th Special Operations Aviation governmentnt, had 9 deployments to Iraq and Afghanistan
SAA 4th Division on its way to Lattakia Mountains
ISIS in Afghanistan claims responsibility for the todays attacks in Kabul during a live broadcast by Ashraf Ghani @ashrafghani to mark the Muslim celebrations of EidAlAdha1 month ago
ISIS in Afghanistan claims responsibility for the todays attacks in Kabul during a live broadcast by Ashraf Ghani @ashrafghani to mark the Muslim celebrations of EidAlAdha
"Wrath of Olives" Operation Room assassinated Turkish-backed forces fighter Muhammad Hayyani of Levant Front between Al-Baruzah and Al-Shudud
Streit Group Pumas in Hayran area.
SOHR: The first 24 hours of opening Abu al-Duhur crossing witnesses the return of about 200 civilians to their villages from which they were displaced and controlled by the government forces in Idlib countryside
Houthis attacked patrol in Hayran area and destroyed 3 armored vehicles. Oshkosh M-ATV belongs to Saudi army or pro-Hadi was burnt.
Afghan Taliban has freed 29 prisoners in Kandahar,86 in Faryab as part of Eid Al Adha ceasefire. Today Taliban released nearly 200 troops all over the Afghanistan and it is said that they will release 300 more tomorrow.1 month ago
Afghan Taliban has freed 29 prisoners in Kandahar,86 in Faryab as part of Eid Al Adha ceasefire. Today Taliban released nearly 200 troops all over the Afghanistan and it is said that they will release 300 more tomorrow.
Pentagon officials are sounding the alarm about the sharp drop in admission to the US of Iraqi refugees who have helped American troops in battle
South Sudan govt claims the five-year civil war is finally over, but there is considerable skepticism. It wasn't helped by the sight of President Salva Kiir refusing to shake the hand of rival Riek Machar after they signed a power-sharing deal this month.
3 members of the "Jaysh Al Ahrar" wounded by an explosive device in the Taftnaz Idlib countryside
Armenian Defense Minister meets Rosoboronexport Director General1 month ago
Armenian Defense Minister meets Rosoboronexport Director General
A supermarket cashier in Oman has been fired after he posted insulting remarks about the victims of the #Keralafloods on social media
Deir ez-Zur al-Hawaij: gunire sounds from desert near al-Hawayj coincided with an overflights of the warplanes in the area and an unknown shelling targeting a camp for the displaced in Hawi, Hawayj village in the eastern suburb of Deir ez-Zur
1 month ago
Negotiations failed between Russia and IS, point of dispute is to release hostages before or after transfer to IS controlled Deir Ezzor. - Al-Safa volcanic areas is a hard nut to crack for pro-gov forces; IS is using guerilla tactics in this rugged terrain
1 month ago
Explosion reported in Shohada area, in PD8, while clashes continue in Eidgah area in PD1, Kabul.
2 injured by bomb planted in car in Baladiyat area in east Bagdhad last night. Police find body of unknown man shot in head in west Baghdad.
Unknown men assassinate an element of "Rajal Al Karama" in Swaida
US doesn't dare to hit Iran - Rouhani
Brother of Belgian ISIS Jihadist Hicham Chaib, one of Belgium's most wanted, says Chaib died. Chaib was reportedly involved in executing a Kurd in March 2016 in Raqqa
In Iraq election news, meeting between Maliki (State of Law), Amiri (Fatah) and representative from Abadi's Nasr to discuss forming government. No agreement reached and further discussions delayed until after Eid.
1 month ago
Azerbaijan`s Defense Ministry: Armenian armed units violated ceasefire 79 times
Kabul – dust and smoke rises from PD1, near the Eidgah mosque, as combat helicopter fires on insurgents hideout in Kabul city after massive rocket attack1 month ago
Kabul – dust and smoke rises from PD1, near the Eidgah mosque, as combat helicopter fires on insurgents hideout in Kabul city after massive rocket attack
1 month ago
Serbian FM's statement in Turkey – that Serbia will not shelter enemies of the Turkish government – has alarmed human rights lawyers in his country who fear it means more 'politicised' deportations.
Aftermath of missile attack on diplomatic area near presidential palace in Kabul      Afghanistan1 month ago
Aftermath of missile attack on diplomatic area near presidential palace in Kabul Afghanistan
1 month ago
At least 3 attackers launched a complex attack. Attackers are inside a warehouse in Bagh-E Ali Mardan less than a KM from presidential palace and MOD , multiple sources in police district 1 in Kabul city tells.
SAA repelled HTS attack on Army's lines at the Ziwaqiyat axis in Latakia
Kishtwar: 11 dead bodies recovered, 5-year-old injured child shifted to hospital, after a vehicle carrying 'Machel Mata' devotees rolled down in river Chenab 28 kilometres from Kishtwar towards Padder.1 month ago
Kishtwar: 11 dead bodies recovered, 5-year-old injured child shifted to hospital, after a vehicle carrying 'Machel Mata' devotees rolled down in river Chenab 28 kilometres from Kishtwar towards Padder.
1 month ago
Army jawan injured in Kupwara district's Tangdhar sector in ceasefire violation by Pakistan
Turkish President Erdoğan says in Eid message that 'attack on economy is like attack on flag'1 month ago
Turkish President Erdoğan says in Eid message that 'attack on economy is like attack on flag'
Eid prayer in the city of Al-Latamna was canceled due to shelling on the city by pro-Assad forces
An eyewitness told that gunshots are hearing in scene in Kabul. Video:Kargar1 month ago
An eyewitness told that gunshots are hearing in scene in Kabul. Video:Kargar
1 month ago
A group of insurgents in a truck launched numerous rockets from the Eidgah mosque area in Kabul city and fired on the Presidential Palace. Two of them have been killed by security forces, clashes ongoing: security source confirmed. Afghanistan
1 month ago
Kabul city under attack by rockets on Eid Day.
Eid al-Adha prayer in Saraya Square in central Gaza City this morning. Heavy presence of security due to high level Hamas officials in attendance including Ismail Haniyeh. Gaza1 month ago
Eid al-Adha prayer in Saraya Square in central Gaza City this morning. Heavy presence of security due to high level Hamas officials in attendance including Ismail Haniyeh. Gaza
1 month ago
Another major accident in Kishtwar, a vehicle carrying yatris to Machail Mata rolled down in river Chenab 28 kilometres from Kishtwar towards Padder, 5 yr child lone survivor, about dozen feared dead: J&K DGP SP Vaid
Algeria: Document of Accord reached between the Army APN and Tuaregs Tribal leaders in Janet today demanding opening of borders checkpoints to Niger, Mali and Libya published
Environmental Activists Halt Construction at Armenian Gold Mine
Militaryman died of his wounds from the bombing in Fuheis
Iraq signs agreement with Turkey on electricity
Two civilian wounded by an attack by unknown gunmen in the city of Jurabulus
Algeria: AQIM chief surrendered to the armed forces in Tamanrasset
YPG members are heading to Hajin in order to defeat the last Isis pocket in Eastern Syria.
Tehran: in front of central bank IRGC-linked Caspian credit firm clients staging ongoing protests demanding their stolen savings be returned. Chanting: Heydari the F robber
The demolition of houses in Deh Vanak, north of Tehran Al-Zahra University(governmental) claims ownership of this land, but homeowners say they have been in this area for about 40 years
Turkish ambassador visiting Kirkuk. Comes after Iraqi PM Abadi visited Ankara.
1 month ago
Russia's foreign minister on Monday accused the UN of hampering the reconstruction of war-torn Syria, as the Moscow-backed Syrian government calls on refugees to return to the country.
1 month ago
Turkish authorities confirm that 2 detained gunmans who have been captured in Ankara have recognized that they shot the US embassy in Turkey at today's morning
Despite SecDef Mattis saying training was due to start "within 72 hours," a Pentagon spokesman told reporters Monday that the training has not yet started, saying US and Turkish troops "will begin the rehearsals for combined patrols as soon as possible"
1 month ago
Military operations against the Taliban will continue, unless the group announces a formal ceasefire, according to Afghanistan government.
1 month ago
Eight Armenian citizens injured, one killed in Tbilisi car accident
According to the latest reports from Grozny, the age of the attackers in today's Islamic State attacks in Chechnya, south Russia, varied between 11 and 17. A seventeen year old was the oldest
Houthis reporting casualties among coalition forces on Yam front
Smaller fleet of Russian Air Force jets (9 Su-24, 6 Su-34 and 4 Su-35) than before at Hmeymim airbase in Latakia on 5 Aug 2018 as the western apron needs maintenance/blast walls
Iran Five prisoners in Sanandaj committed suicide in protest against harsh pressure in prison and inhuman condition These people attempted suicide by eating pills and hanging themselves by rope.1 month ago
Iran Five prisoners in Sanandaj committed suicide in protest against harsh pressure in prison and inhuman condition These people attempted suicide by eating pills and hanging themselves by rope.
The angry people of Marivan attacked the building of the municipality on Sunday night and burnt it up. they were angry at the eviction of garbage in the city and the smell of sinking it.
Video: Explosion at a car at Grozny entrance
The Coalition reports 18 recent strikes across Iraq and Syria in its latest weekly report (August 12th - 18th.) The same week a year ago saw 404 air and artillery strikes, as the fight for Raqqa still raged
SyAAF Mi-8/17s on the way to Idlib.
Malta flag RORO Sea Amazon transited Bosphorus towards Black Sea en route to Poti, possibly carrying US military cargo. RORO will likely carry back some of the @USArmyEurope vehicles taken to Poti for the NoblePartner multinational exercise in Georgia last month.1 month ago
Malta flag RORO Sea Amazon transited Bosphorus towards Black Sea en route to Poti, possibly carrying US military cargo. RORO will likely carry back some of the @USArmyEurope vehicles taken to Poti for the #NoblePartner multinational exercise in Georgia last month.
Al Qaeda in Yemen warns the US to get ready as what's coming is as big as 9/11. Laughs at mediators sent to convince them to stop jihad.
200 Russian military policemen returned to their base in Chechnya from Syria
Map: All that is known so far of the terrorist attack in Cornellà
Several rockets have been fired on Bagram airbase in the Bagram district of central Parwan province1 month ago
Several rockets have been fired on Bagram airbase in the Bagram district of central Parwan province
Video of ramming attack in Grozny
1 month ago
Taliban statement says supreme leader Sheikh Haibatullah Akhunzada rejects Afghanistan government's Eid ceasefire, flighting will continue.
ISIS' Amaq News Agency claimed today's series of attacks in Chechnya on officers and elements of the Chechen police stations in Grozny, Shali and Mesker Yurt. ISIS will likely release a more detailed official communique later
Massive reinforcement of SDF has arrived at Hajin city in Easter Deir-ez-Zur
ISF: The Internal Security Forces has arrested an alleged drug trafficker on Beirut's airport road
Chechnya leader says police foiled multiple terror attacks
1 month ago
The delegation led by the Armenian Defense Minister left for Moscow
Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu will travel to Lithuania this week, officials said, in the first visit by an Israeli prime minister in history
Israel's DM Liberman met with US National Security Advisor John Bolton today, discussing Iran, Syria, Lebanon and Gaza. Said US support "gives us significant maneuvering room vis a vis our enemies to the north and south"
Russia is applying economic choke hold on Armenia: close to 700 cargo trucks queued on the Georgian side of the Georgian-Russian border because Russian authorities restricted their passage in favor of allowing passenger vehicles citing peak tourist season.
Iraqi Directorate of Health in Basra Province: more than 1000 people striken with bacterial infections in Basra Province. This is because of polluted drinking water.
1 month ago
De facto parliament of Georgia's breakaway region of South Ossetia ratified agreement with Russia, which entails transfer of 25% in joint venture Gazprom-South Ossetia to Gazprom, which makes its ownership of it complete (100%). In exchange, #Gazprom will invest $37 million in #gasification of South Ossetia.
Syria: SAA engaged in fierce clashes with ISIS near Aweiraz Dam - Eastern Badiyeh and managed to repel the militants' attack. SyAAF jets bombed heavily ISIS' positions in T2 Oil Pumping Station in south-western DeirEzzor and South of Bardah region
Six dead and wounded of the FSA in armed ambush near Saraqib
Cyprus hands Egyptian plane hijacker over to Cairo
Kazakhstan is set to send its peacekeeping contingent over to Lebanon in the fall as part of UN operation in the country.1 month ago
Kazakhstan is set to send its peacekeeping contingent over to Lebanon in the fall as part of UN operation in the country.
Syrian Military Intelligence's Brig. Gen. Louai al-Ali told rebels he has a list of 172,000 draft dodgers in Deraa Governorate alone and is looking forward to filling up army ranks, reports Quteiba al-Hajj Ali.
U.S. Welcomes Certification of Elections in Iraq
SOHR: The arrests of several people in Raqqah city ignites tensions and resentment after a brawl between residents of the city and SDF members
Police report on 4 attacks in Chechnya today
Iran says it's planning an "important" trilateral leaders' summit with Turkey and Russia regarding Syria
Iraqi PMF (Hashd) Council orders all PMF brigades to close down their HQs inside cities. All PMF brigades operating outside of assigned sectors in cities must withdraw.
Libya oil production at 1m barrels per day, last seen early June, according to Platts. All fields + ports operating. Strikes possible western ports Mellitah (gas pipeline to Italy) and Zawiyah, may halt production SW fields Sharara + El Feel.
Russia, through a UAE-based businessman, is contacting select but popular Idlib-wide FSA leaders to create a Daraa-like scenario once the ground offensive is cleared for execution.
Leader in Iraqi Dawa Party and advisor to Maliki: US is applying pressure for a 2nd term for PM Abadi. US wants a PM who is pro-US and anti-Iran.
1 month ago
Lavrov: US refusal to take part in reconstruction of Syria designed to impede return of refugees; Washington only interested in rebuilding parts of Syria where the opposition to Assad was active
Armed attack on the police station and the traffic checkpoint in Chechnya
Al-Dharr al-Shamiya correspondent: Three members of the National Liberation Front (NLF) were killed after their car was targeted near Sarakib
Policeman killed in attack in Grozny
Afghanistan ISIS claims killing 5 Talibans and injuring 2 others during clashes in Kunar area yesterday1 month ago
Afghanistan ISIS claims killing 5 Talibans and injuring 2 others during clashes in Kunar area yesterday
Saudi Arabia is allegedly planning to build an oil port in Yemen's al-Mahra governorate.
Chechnya: multiple attacks on police. On police station in Shali, 2 attackers with knives killed. Suicide bomber hit checkpoint near the town. 2 policemen and a civilian wounded. 1 attacker detained, another killed. Shooting in Grozny, 1 policeman killed. Also in Grozny - attacker thrown an IED into police checkpoint, it failed. But he rammed policemen, 3 wounded
ISF clashing with ISIS in west Nineveh
Pentagon's Plan For Afghanistan A Total Failure: Erik Prince
Russian ambassador: Our goal is to assist parties in reaching agreement on Karabakh conflict1 month ago
Russian ambassador: Our goal is to assist parties in reaching agreement on Karabakh conflict
UK scraps aid program to NW Syrian areas dominated by HTS
Syria: 4th Division's armored fleet reached northern Syria along with their commander Dallah colonel
UN call for sanctions against groups interfering with Libya institutions follows meeting with NOC discussing militia activity.
1 month ago
Libya NOC: Arson near the Wafa-Mellitah gas pipeline causes fire, no significant damage
1 month ago
Pro-Assad forces arrest one of the leaders of the factions of "reconciliations" in Quneitra
Seven US special forces personnel were wounded when a US Black Hawk helicopter crashed near the Iraqi-Syrian border early Sunday morning, the official said.
1 month ago
Erdogan's spokesman says shooting at US embassy in Turkey was a clear attempt to create chaos
South Syria: clashes continue on Safa front on 15th day of Offensive vs ISIS, fiercely defended by IS taking advantage of rugged landscape. Yesterday an IED killed 5 members of local committees in E. Suweida.1 month ago
South Syria: clashes continue on Safa front on 15th day of Offensive vs ISIS, fiercely defended by IS taking advantage of rugged landscape. Yesterday an IED killed 5 members of local committees in E. Suweida.
1 month ago
President Ghani's spokesman in press conference reiterates that the government's ceasefire is conditioned on Taliban agreeing to the pause
Israeli Forces confiscate the farms of farmers in Halhoul north of Hebron.1 month ago
Israeli Forces confiscate the farms of farmers in Halhoul north of Hebron.
Inherent Resolve:One Coalition service member was killed and several injured when their aircraft crashed at approximately 10 p.m. GMT Aug. 19 in Iraq.
Armenian Security service searches the house of Robert Kocharyan
Iran Protests: August 20 - Ahvaz, SW Iran Employees of the National Steel Group rallying and demanding answers to their long-stated demands.
1 month ago
Lebanon's FM said he discussed with Lavrov ways to put the Russian initiative on the return of displaced Syrians into action
1 month ago
Lavrov says Lebanon should not become a hostage to Syria's refugee problem
Iran oil minister says @Total has officially ended its business in Iran and left the country.
YPG fighters shot in the air randomly to scary the civilians while breaking into al-Mashlab neighbourhood yesterday. The civilians were asking about the 20 young men who were arrested by YPG yesterday.1 month ago
YPG fighters shot in the air randomly to scary the civilians while breaking into al-Mashlab neighbourhood yesterday. The civilians were asking about the 20 young men who were arrested by YPG yesterday.
1 month ago
Lebanon's FM: We support the safe and swift return of Syrian refugees to their country
1 month ago
Russia's FM after meeting his Lebanese counterpart: We discussed the return of Syrian refugees to their country and ways we can cooperate on the matter
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