Earthquake of magnitude 4.8 - 147km S of Firuzabad, Iran

Map. History of Middle East conflict

19 March 2018
Zinki is storming Darret Izza again. All previous attempts to capture this stronghold have failed so far. Tanks and other heavy vehicles and weapons are being used.
Russian aviation targeting area of Kafr Zita in North Hama
Civilians wounded as result of airstrike on Duma in Eastern Ghouta
3 week ago
Germany approves 31 arms deals with Turkey amid signs of normalization
SAA targeted Al Shifuniyah town in Eastern Ghouta with surface-to-surface missiles
Artillery bombardment on the Ltamenah city in North Hama
Mosques in Hazano, Aleppo governorate, calls on civilians to go out and defend the town against an attack on the town by Hayat Tahrir a-Sham (Nusra) men. Clashes between the newly formed Jabhat Tahrir Suriya and HTS haven't stopped for days throughout rebel-held northwestern Syria
Jordan PM reshuffles cabinet to soothe anger over poor economy
Footage from Maydan Ekbis in north western Afrin after YPG expelled
Footage from Maydan Ekbis in north western Afrin after YPG expelled
E. Ghouta: aftermath of failed attempt by Assad forces to cross the Jaish Islam's "Death Line" on Hawsh Dawahirah front.
More footage from the aftermath of the chlorine attack reported in Ghouta this evening
More footage from the aftermath of the chlorine attack reported in Ghouta this evening
Russia-backed Tiger Forces media guy purportedly on Nashabiyah frontline today. "We don't give a toss about what the UNSC decides. That was yesterday. It's in the past already. The important thing is that Ghouta will be captured by Tiger Forces"
In these minutes Turkish jets are bombarding the center of district Shiye and the surrounding villages
YPG ATGM strike in the village Hajilar / district Jinderisse of Afrin
UR-77 Meteorite (Mine-clearing line charge) being used to destroy Fortifications and Tunnels in Eastern Ghouta
Senior Israeli army official, speaking about Feb. 10 aerial clashes, reveals to reporters: "There was no Russian intervention during the incident. I'll tell you more than that. The Iranian aggression wasn't — as far as we know — coordinated with the Syrians."
Turkish war planes are bombarding the district Rajo: At least two soldiers of the Syrian National Defence Forces (NDF) killed and 3 others wounded
FSA establishes "Kurdish Falcons Brigade" which has 400 Kurdish and 200 Arab fighters. It is associated with the Hamza Brigade.
Senior Israel Air Force officer says the infiltration of the Iran(ian) drone was not an ambush and the significant amount of Syria(n) anti-aircraft missiles (27 in total) against the jets were two separate events
Inquiry by Israel's Air Force into the downing of the F-16i on Feb.10 by Syria(n) SA-5 anti-aircraft missile was due to a professional error on the part of the pilot and navigator. At the time of the attack 13 missiles were launched towards the jets.
3 week ago
Israeli navy kills Palestinian after boat breaches sailing limit, military says
Suffocations among civilians in the town of Al-Shifunya in Al-Ghouta
Doctors in Ghouta say four women, six children, and six men were brought to a hospitals with symptoms indicating Chlorine use
Eastern Damascus: clear pics showing involvement of Russian Air Force to support government offensive on E. Ghouta, an Iranian drone and a SyAF L-39 bombing area.
Eastern Damascus: following absence of nearly 7 months Faylaq Rahman's TOWs are back, taking out up-armoured bulldozer on Harasta front.
Jaish Al Islam: Syrian government used chlorine gas in the town of Al Shaffoniya in East Ghouta
Pro-opposition outlet claims that a chlorine gas attack targeted Shifuniyah in Eastern Ghouta Syria
Jaish Islam captured the 1st ever T-72 Adra and destroyed a mobile bridge (likely MT-55) on East Ghouta fronts.
3 week ago
Balkh police confirm an employee of a private university was killed by unknown gunmen at his home on Sunday. According to police, the motive for the killing is not known, and no arrests have yet been made but police are investigating the incident
More than 50 arrested in security operations to impose law in Basra province, Iraq. Some of the wanted have been able to escape since the operation was announced in the press for other a week before it started.
Turkish warplanes carried out several airstrikes in the center of Rajo and Haj Khalil village.
3 week ago
Qatari Ministry of Defence: British warships arrive in Doha for an exercise with Qatari troops
3 week ago
Earthquake of magnitude 4.8 - 147km S of Firuzabad, Iran
President Abdel Fattah Al-Sisi opened a number of facilities in the unified command of the Eastern Canal forces
President Abdel Fattah Al-Sisi opened a number of facilities in the unified command of the Eastern Canal forces
President al-Sisi visits the unified headquarters of the eastern canal
Iraqi court sentences 16 Turkish women to death for joining ISIS
Turkish warplanes carried out another airstrike near Meydanki village moments ago.
Turkish warplanes carried out airstrikes in the village of Hassan Dera
Discover a new archaeological treasure in Egypt3 week ago
Discover a new archaeological treasure in Egypt
Egypt: ISIS claims to have killed and wounded 6 soldiers including two officers by sniping west of Sheikh Zuweid, North Sinai
The army and police forces close the neighborhoods of Al-Fawakhriya, Al-Samaran and Al-Falih Square in the city of Arish and launch a campaign of random arrests on the pretext of being questioned with raids, house searches and confiscation of mobile phones in those areas. And coinciding with this heard the sound of intermittent shooting in Arish now
3 week ago
PM @HaiderAlAbadi: Iraq today is a country reborn: strong, united and enjoys the confidence of the international community
Czech Police statement on the detention of Syria Kurdish former PYD leader Salih Muslim in Prague, although it doesn't say his name, it clearly indicates who it is
Sultan Murat Turkmen division in Benderlik village
3 week ago
Jerusalem's Holy Sepulchre shut in protest against Israeli policy
FSA have captured Medyan Ekbis and Bandarak villages.
Pope calls for immediate halt to Syria violence, humanitarian access
TSK / FSA captured Meydan Akbes village in the north of Afrin
Warplanes hit residential neighborhoods in the town of Mesraba
While government advanced on SE front, Jaish Islam killed many Assad fighters in trench battle near Haswh Dawahirah (mainly from Republican Guard).
Turkish army and FSA captured Bandarlik village from YPG
Airstrikes on rebels positions on Utaya - Riyhan axis
Today, IS claims to have attacked powerful PMU militia Assaib Ahl al-Haqq HQ in Kirkuk suicide bombing.
SAA and Tiger Forces take control of Hazrama, al-Zurayqah, al-Salihiyah, Tell Ferzat and Nashabiyah in south-east part of East Ghouta pocket
OliveBranch forces captured Benderlik in eastern Ekbes town.
Turkish army and FSA begin storming Meydan Ekbez town. Heavy clashes reported inside/around the town.
A source from Festaqim K. : Iranian backed-shiite militants entered Tal Rifat under the name of NDF to prevent any Turkish offensive towards the city and Minag airbase.
Christian leaders close church at Jesus's burial site over Israeli tax measures
Key Taliban figure Mullah Gul Mohammad among 3 killed in Faryab clash
Russian airstrikes on Kafr Zita in Northern Hama
Russian airstrikes on Kafr Zita in Northern Hama
3 ISIS escape from Badosh prison in Iraq. 2 of the escapees arrested in Baghdad and 1 still at large.
3 week ago
Guard who was injured after he was fired upon by militants in Budgam's Charari Sharief succumbed to his injuries
The former leader of the PKK's political operations in Syria (which uses the name PYD), Saleh Muslim, has been arrested in Prague under the Interpol system, Turkish media reported an hour ago.
Philippines arrests widow of slain militants
3 week ago
Greek police arrest 2 migrant traffickers, 14 Syrians
SAA advanced a distance of 1800 meters and took control of Tal Farzat and Hawsh Al-Salhiye therefore surrounding Al-Nashabiyah
Eastern Ghouta "Storming forces of the Syrian army crossed a water trench dug by the rebels forces on Al-Zureiqiya front in Damascus' eastern Ghouta"
Turkish army shelling YPG targets in Afrin countryside
Syrian Kurdish leader Salih Muslim Muhammad detained in Prague on Turkish international warrant
Eastern Ghouta: Attempt of infiltration by SAA on Jobar front At the same time as heavy artillery bombardment targeting the district.
Syrian army opens several fronts including #Jobar and advanced at some localities of #Ghuta including Nachabiyeh
Al-Rahman Corps: The continued bombing of the government of the Eastern Caliphate is a blatant challenge to the Security Council
Russia'n airstrikes on Kafrzita town in northern Hama
YPG: "The General Command of the People's Protection Units has declared its commitment to the implementation of the UN Security Council resolution to stop hostilities in Syria, noting that it reserves the right to respond in case of legitimate defense".
Reports of the control of the Syrian Arab Army forces on the town of Nashabiya and Tel Farzat in the eastern Ghouta
FSA took Medyan Ekbis border town in north western Afrin
Activists: The Syrian government forces are trying to break into the Eastern Guta from 4 axes
3 week ago
At least two civilians and one policeman were killed and six wounded in a motorbike bombing in Paktika
3 week ago
6 wounded in Yahyakhel district in an explosion on Sunday midday. Officials said explosives had been placed in a motorbike
2 SAA soldiers captured at Hawsh ad Dawahirah front this morning
3 week ago
Afghan Ministry of Defense said in a statement that in the past 24 hours at least 25 insurgents were killed during ground and airstrike operations by Afghan forces in different parts of the country
A very heavy artillery, air and missile attack on the eastern towns and villages of Eastern Ghouta
New government strikes in Syria enclave despite ceasefire call: monitor
TSK and FSA cleared the Sheikh Mohammedli, Dudu, Semalik, Velikli and Kavanda villages north of Afrin from the militants. Thus the Raco - Bulbul line merged
FSA and Turkish army captured Umranli villages from YPG, West to Bursaya mount
3 week ago
Turkish army says that since the beginning of the operation of the Olive Branch 2018 militants were killed
Syrian Army start military operation in Eastern Ghouta on 2 axes: First axis is Nashabiyah - Hawsh Zariqiyah - air defence base, second is Harasta front
Car bomb attack targetting Asaeb Ahl Haq militia HQ in Kirkuk
Olive Branch forces captured Samalik, Sheykh Muhhamad, Bilkakli and Kunda Dudu villages from YPG
3 week ago
"We condemn in the strongest terms the cowardly terrorist attacks in Afghanistan, Somalia, and Yemen, which have claimed dozens of innocent lives," says @PressSec in statement.
Battalion of Turkmen Division concluded training and reached Afrin to join the operation Olive Branch
Helicopters dropping bombs on Shafoniya town in Eastern Ghouta
Many fighters of Daesh with their families surrendered to SDF around Hajin town E DeirEzzor
Turkish helicopters are heavily bombing the center of Jindires and the vicinity of Tataran
Assad forces controlled TalShaieer and Fafin villages N Aleppo after retreating of SDF/YPG from the area
Today in Kirkuk, according to Kurdish/Iraq media, IS is still attacking Khabaza oilfield
Syria urges UN to include Afrin in ceasefire deal
Iranian Foreign Ministry spokesman: The day will come when Saudi Arabia leave Yemen defeated
Jaafari accuses Britain, France and U.S of planning to divide Syria
Egypt (Wilayat Sina') claims repelling an Army offensive W. al-Sheikh Zuwaid near (Qabr Umeer) village, claiming several KIAandWIA. Also claims 4 conscripts and 2 officers killed with snipers.
Copy of the UNSC resolution 2401 about the 30 days ceasefire in Syria
British UN envoy: The developments in Ghouta are hell on earth and a war crime
The coalition have carried out a second massacre in Deir Ezzor this week, killing and wounding many civilians in Al Shaafah town
UK delegate: We will not sit idly in the face of the ongoing violence in Syria
UK UN envoy: The situation in the eastern Ghouta is very bad and the Syrian government regime is bombing in a barbaric way
Warplanes continue to bomb Eastern Ghouta after UNSC voting
US UN envoy : Russia and Iran must respond to stop atrocities in Syria
UNSC Unanimously voted for a 30-day cease-fire in Syria
UNSC unanimously adopts Syria resolution for 30-day ceasefire
Resolution on Syria was unanimously adopted by 15 votes
Sweden UN envoy: It is time for the Security Council to show its responsibility collectively
4 artillery points near Hader destroyed as result of retaliation fire from Turkish checkpoint near Al-Eis
Syrian Civil Defense: attack with incendiary ammunition on Al Shaffoniya in Eastern Ghouta
Agreement reached on the first procedural paragraph in the draft resolution on Syria
Eastern Damascus: Rebels bombed today Dumeir Airbase with Grad rockets.
Reports of Iranian militias shelled Turkish checkpoint near Al Eis
Dozens killed, wounded in south Yemen attacks claimed by Islamic State
Syrian Ambassador Jaafari heads into UNSC ahead of possible delayed vote on Syria ceasefire
North Afrin: pics by @khalidaboalmjed from Ancient Town of Cyrrhus (Nabi Huri) showing the Roman bridge and hexagonal mausoleum
Pretty chilled Saturday over at UN headquarters. The meeting on Ghouta was supposed to start at 12pm but barely anyone has arrived.
NW. Idlib: HTS is very close to frontline between OliveBranch and YPG, seeing town of Jindires. Opposed to OB forces, it calls them "EuphratesShield gangs".
[email protected] on way into UNSC vote on Syria ceasefire - "Today we're going to see if Russia has a conscience."
Turkmen Division at Dunbali village south to Rajo
Turkish warplanes carried out several airstrikes in the area of Sheran.
Armed opposition bombing the Dumair military airport near the eastern Ghouta
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