Saudi Arabia prepares to auction detained billionaire's real estate, cars - sources

Map. History of Middle East conflict

23 June 2018
US Department of State: Russia has the influence to stop these operations if it chooses to live up to its obligations under the UNSC ceasefire.
US Department of State: The government claims it is fighting militants, but is instead terrorizing hundreds of thousands of civilians with airstrikes, artillery, rockets, and a looming ground attack. The government's use of chlorine gas as a weapon only intensifies the misery of the civilian population.
US Department of State: The Syrian government, and its Russian and Iranian backers, continue to attack East Ghouta, a densely populated suburb of Damascus, despite the ceasefire called for by the United Nations Security Council.
Isis has killed a Somali police officer in Afgooye.
After Iraqi forces abandoned their positions in areas in Shwan sub-district in northern Kirkuk due to ISIS threats, Peshmerga forces were deployed in those areas. Iraqi forces demand Peshmerga withdrawal, Peshmerga refuses
Al Jazeera: aircraft belonging to the International coalition targeting a position of the government forces north of Deir al-Zour
Hezbollah launches a new video game - the Sacred Defense - which simulates the group's participation in the Syrian Civil War
Hezbollah launches a new video game - the Sacred Defense - which simulates the group's participation in the Syrian Civil War
Lataminah a year of RuAF-SyAF bombardment in 2 min (N. Hama - Syria).
Russia vetoes UN resolution that expresses concern over Iran violations of UN sanctions on Yemen.
US: Russia's position supports Iran in spreading chaos in the Middle East
US: Houthis launch rockets into Saudi Arabia could ignite regional conflict
The Security Council adopts a Russian draft resolution on the renewal of the sanctions regime on Yemen
Russia vetoes UN draft resolution pressuring Iran over Yemen
UK UN envoy: Iran has not taken the measures to prevent the supply of arms to the Huthis and does not comply with the Security Council's decision in this regard
Britain: Iran's practices in Yemen violate international law
3 month ago
Britain: Ballistic Missiles from Yemen Targeted Civilians in Saudi Arabia
3 month ago
"The president put the Assad government on notice some time and we continue to echo that message," says @PressSec. Syria
Al Rahman Corps: Russia's proposal of humanitarian corridors is pushing for forced displacement
YPG ATGM hit at Rajo district
Burnt out IAG Guardian destroyed during a raid on an SDF outpost. Ruined .30 caliber machine-gun beside the wreck.
UK summoning Russian Ambassador to discuss continued violations of UN-mandated ceasefire in Syria. Will also convene new Security Council session3 month ago
UK summoning Russian Ambassador to discuss continued violations of UN-mandated ceasefire in Syria. Will also convene new Security Council session
HTS expelled from 'Awayjil in western Aleppo
HTS forces have withdrawn from the border towns of Qah and Atmeh. Zinki and Ahrar forces are present.
Helicopter targets residential neighborhoods in the city of Duma in Eastern Ghouta with explosive barrels
Eastern Damascus: few pics from town of KafrBatna.
Russian warplanes targeted the city of Irbin in Eastern Ghouta with 2 air-raids
Unknown location
Jisr TV: Two civilians killed by government artillery shelling on Humaymah north of Homs
Helicopters targeting AL Shaffoniya in Eastern Ghouta with explosive barrels
ISIS in action against SDF forces near the village of Abu Hassan.
Jaysh al-Ahrar, previously defected from Ahrar al-Sham and later Tahrir al-Sham, emerging as a major power in Idlib after several battalions/groups joined it from Tahrir Al-Sham.
The chief of the General Staff and the Air Force Commander were sent to retirement with the new royal decrees issued in Saudi Arabia.
Chief of General Staff of Saudi Arabia resigned
Turkish army helicopters have been bombing the town Jinderisse accompanied by heavy artillery shelling since the evening hours.
More photos of US Patriot (+ not confirmed Avenger Air Defense System) deployed on Israeli roads
3 month ago
Russia says Syria army will abide the humanitarian truce in East Ghouta Damascus and will not attack 'terrorists'.
East Ghouta: some spoils captured by Jaish Islam.
[email protected] Ambassador @nikkihaley: We hope this UNSC ceasefire resolution will be a turning point, where Russia will join us in pushing for the political settlement to this conflict and take action to re-establish real accountability for the use of chemical weapons in Syria.
@USUN Amb @nikkihaley on Syria: Assad's bombing must stop. The ceasefire must be given a chance to work. The Assad government needs to stop its military activities around eastern Ghouta, and for once, allow humanitarian access to all of those who need it.
3 month ago
Germany, Italy, Turkey and US Ambassadors were encouraged by progress made in building capacity and capabilities of Afghan security forces and supported an Afghan led and owned peace process
3 month ago
US Ambassador Hutchison issued a joint statement on behalf of NATO framework nations Germany, Italy, Turkey and US in Afghanistan, underscoring NATO's commitment that military and civilian leaders have the necessary forces and resources needed to carry out their mission
J&K: Governor N.N. Vohra met Lt Gen A.K. Bhat, GoC 15 Corps, in Srinagar, to discuss the situation along LoC and activities of the various terrorist groups in the hinterland. Governor also had similar briefings by S.P. Pani, IGP Kashmir Division, and Ravideep Singh Sahi, IG CRPF3 month ago
J&K: Governor N.N. Vohra met Lt Gen A.K. Bhat, GoC 15 Corps, in Srinagar, to discuss the situation along LoC and activities of the various terrorist groups in the hinterland. Governor also had similar briefings by S.P. Pani, IGP Kashmir Division, and Ravideep Singh Sahi, IG CRPF
Delay resumption of flights between Moscow and Cairo
3 month ago
After US Dep Secretary Alice Wells said that doors for talks with the Afghan Taliban are open, the Taliban invited American officials to "come for direct talks" with the Taliban political office in Qatar
6 people, 24 entities and 7 ships - from Egypt Malta Libya and Italy hit with sanctions by @USTreasury for smuggling oil from Libya to Europe
"Every single minute we wait, there are people dying," says @FedericaMog, urging that the UNSC resolution on a Syrian ceasefire is implemented immediately, with Russia, Iran and Turkey taking responsibility for that
3 month ago
Iran deported more than 10K Afghan refugees last week, says @OCHAAfg
EU foreign policy chief @FedericaMog is sending a letter today to Russia, Iran and Turkey insisting they use their influence to implement a full and immediate ceasefire in Syria
UN Security Council meeting on the situation in Burundi and the situation in Middle East
British delegate to the UN Security Council: Russian truce in Ghouta does not consider a commitment to the Security Council resolution
Shin Bet and Police arrested during January-February 3 suspected terrorists, Israeli citizens from the terror nest of Um-el-Fahem in Northern Israel, planning to carry out an ISIS inspired terror attack on the Temple Mount.
Jaysh al-Nasr says they shelled Hama Military Airport with Grad missiles
Sudan announces the return of its ambassador to Cairo early next month
3 month ago
FM Zarif arrives in Belgrade, meets Serbian counterpart
Syria People expelled HTS from Kafranbel town in south Idlib
3 month ago
Russian defense minister Shoigu says a humanitarian corridor will be opened in Eastern Ghouta for civilians to leave
3 month ago
Putin orders humanitarian pause in Syrian opposition-held eastern Ghouta to run daily from 9 am to 2 pm local time, Russian defense minister says
3 month ago
Russian Defense Minister: Putin orders a humanitarian truce in the eastern Ghouta
Saudi Arabia prepares to auction detained billionaire's real estate, cars - sources
North-Eastern Damascus: Gvozdika on its way to the Capital crushed a mini-van at Baghdad CP. 10 casualties, among them Police officers.
Russia, Egypt may restart talks on Red Sea airport checks in spring
3 month ago
Israeli security forces announce arrest of three Arab-Israeli citizens who planned to carry out Temple Mount shooting attack in name of Islamic State
Turkish army is heavily bombarding Pkk targets in the villages of Meydanki and Sheran, in Sheran area.
AA says TSK and FSA cut off contact of the YPG's land border with Turkey in Afrin after lberating Sinarah and Anqaleh.
International Coalition in Iraq: there is no 100% proof that ISIS leader Baghdadi is dead. We continue to look for him.
3 month ago
Fifteen Taliban militants have been killed and another 16 wounded during a nighttime clash with security forces in southern Ghazni province
Two Egyptian army soldiers were killed as result of IED explosion at Rafah
France's Macron tells Erdogan Syria truce also applies to Afrin
After six hours of work, @SyriaCivilDefe teams pulled two children out of the rubble, caused by brutal air raids targeting their home in Duma city in East Ghouta
Egypt and Greece long lasting friendship @GreeceMFA
In historic first, MQ-9 Reaper released four 500lb precision guided munitions, effectively destroying a Taliban narcotics facility in Helmand Province, Afghanistan, Feb 223 month ago
In historic first, MQ-9 Reaper released four 500lb precision guided munitions, effectively destroying a Taliban narcotics facility in Helmand Province, Afghanistan, Feb 22
Russian TV airs video game as Syria war footage3 month ago
Russian TV airs video game as Syria war footage
Russia sets stage for U.N. veto of western bid to call out Iran
Clashes between HTS and Syrian Liberation Front along highway between Maarrat al-Numan and Saraqib
Shaban elite leader to the Arab Sky News: Al Qaeda operatives fled towards the province of al-Bayda
3 month ago
Lavrov called reports on the use of chemical weapons in Eastern Ghouta as the provocation
SAA led by Republican Guard is making progress with SyAAF / RuAF support in Harasta farms on Hospitals axis in eastern Ghouta
India: IS claims its 1st ops in the country, the shooting of a police officer in Srinagar Kashmir3 month ago
#India: IS claims its 1st ops in the country, the shooting of a police officer in #Srinagar Kashmir
Russia'n fighter jets above Damascus Eastern Ghouta
Russia'n fighter jets above Damascus Eastern Ghouta
Woman was killed as result of artillery shelling on Kafr Zita in Northern Hama
Plan to truck oil from Iraq's Kirkuk to Iran delayed by security concerns
IS claims assassination of Indian policeman in Kashmir.
JTS controls the strategic Jabal al-Sheikh Barakat [West of Darat Izza] after expelling HTS militants
Macron told Erdogan in phone call that France's monitoring of humanitarian access and chemical weapons is "total and permanent"
Syrian ceasefire resolution should include Afrin operation - Macron
3 month ago
Afghan CEO Abdullah announces government will soon unveil the National Policy on Prevention and Mitigation of Civilian Harm which will provide specific guidelines to be undertaken during security operation to prevent civilian causalities and damage to property
3 month ago
Lavrov: Russia forecasts new bursts of disinformation aimed at splitting up Syria.
3 month ago
Afghan CEO Abdullah tells UNHCR that despite enormous challenges in Afghanistan much progress has been made, including in areas affecting children such as an improved education sector and the outlawing of recruitment of child soldiers
3 month ago
Rebel coalition expelled HTS/Nusra from Qah and Salwa in western Aleppo
3 month ago
Afghan CEO Abdullah says last year, government ratified the Optional Protocol to the Convention against Torture and Other Cruel, Inhuman or Degrading Treatment or Punishment. Afghanistan has extended an open invitation to the Special Procedures mandate holders to visit the country
3 month ago
Abdullah says the National Unity Government believes rule of law, accountability and transparency are integral pieces of governance for peace, development and human rights
3 month ago
Afghan CEO Abdullah Abdullah addresses UN Human Rights Council in Geneva and presents the aspirations, commitments and realities of the country and government on the promotion and protection of human rights
Iraq extends air blockade of Kurdistan by three months: airport sources
Russian aircrafts and SAA artillery bombing Kafr Zayta town and Sayyad village in North Hama
Russian aircrafts and SAA artillery bombing Kafr Zayta town and Sayyad village in North Hama
U.S. trying to 'embarrass' Pakistan with terror financing list: Pakistani finance minister Miftah Ismail
Iraqi Government extends the international flight ban on both Erbil and Sulaimani airports until June.
The Chief of staff of The Egyptian armed Forces announced Yesterday, That the number of the armed forces troops participate in the military op Sinai_2018 more than 60.000 soldier that is nearly about 127 battalion supported by 3000 different types of vehicles .
3 month ago
A truce in Syria will begin when all parties agree on the order of its introduction - Lavrov
3 month ago
HTS are withdrawing from Qah Idlib (near the Afrin border)
FSA/TSK advance on Shaykh al-Hadid town at border to Turkey west of Afrin
3 month ago
The situation in Syria and, in particular, East Ghouta causes extreme concern - Peskov
Eastern Damascus: town of Duma again hit by a barrage of Grad rockets.
Eastern Damascus: only on Hawash Dawahirah front Assad forces lost yesterday two T-72s, one MT-55 and dozens of fighters.
The HTS vehicles after a failed attempt to storm the town of Hazano Idlib, expelled by local residents and JTS
3 month ago
Qatari Foreign Minister: All measures must be taken to deal with the grave situation suffered by Yemenis
3 month ago
Qatari Foreign Minister: Israel must stop its violations against civilians and lift the siege on Gaza
JTS fighters inside the city of Darat Izza, West Aleppo after the expulsion of HTS militants
Damascus will continue anti-terror op in East Ghouta - envoy
3 month ago
Qatari Minister for Foreign Affairs: at the last session, I briefed the Council on the unjust blockade of Qatar
JTS hava captured Kafr Nasih town from HTS.
JTS control Darat Izza and 2 surrounding towns in N Aleppo after battles with HTS militants
3 month ago
Police have killed two people, including a bride, and wounded a third in northeastern Takhar province, an official alleged on Monday
Heavy clashes are ongoing near Ankale and Sinnarah.
3 month ago
One of the principal efforts led by our enemies is that they try to create recession in factories and workers' communities, on behalf of the workers. But our workers have always resisted through the years, they have turned down the enemies over the years; this is very valuable.
The #OperationOliveBranch Room announced the control of Harmanlık village from the YPG.
3 month ago
The anti-Revolution front had been looking for an opportunity since the victory of the revolution—to incite them in some way or another against the Islamic Republic. It's been the same way ever since.
Iranian Air Force Chief arrives in Pakistan
3 month ago
One policeman injured in a grenade explosion when the terrorist was challenged by guard while trying to escape from police station Tral; area cordoned by security forces
Afghan ambassador to Pakistan Omar Zakhilwal says he has sent resignation to President Ghani as he has completed 2 year term that he had agreed upon. He says he has requested the president to appoint his replacement and that he has not sought any other official position
3 month ago
Turkish government spox Bekir Bozdağ says Turkey conveyed extradition request for former PYD co-chair Saleh Muslim, says Saleh Muslim will appear in Czech court today
Turkish media says Turkish security forces who are specialised in urban warfare, were deployed to Afrin.
Jammu: Mortal remains of Constable Kultar Singh brought to his residence in Samba. He succumbed to injuries after he was shot by militants at Charar-e-Sharif shrine yesterday3 month ago
Jammu: Mortal remains of Constable Kultar Singh brought to his residence in Samba. He succumbed to injuries after he was shot by militants at Charar-e-Sharif shrine yesterday
3 month ago
A militant Mushtaq Ahmad Chopan was killed in the grenade attack on a Police station in Pulwama while trying to escape (from police custody) dressed up as a woman
A 12-member Afghan delegation has arrived in Islamabad to take part in a track-II dialogue on irritants between the neighbors
Militants scattered in the Valley. They're in groups of 30-40 in areas like Leepa Valley, Mandal, Rampurandothers. Whenever there's firing by Pakistan it's certain that it's an attempt of infiltration. Whatever has happened in Kupwara and Tangdhar was an attempt of the same: Lt Gen Bhatt3 month ago
Militants scattered in the Valley. They're in groups of 30-40 in areas like Leepa Valley, Mandal, Rampurandothers. Whenever there's firing by Pakistan it's certain that it's an attempt of infiltration. Whatever has happened in Kupwara and Tangdhar was an attempt of the same: Lt Gen Bhatt
3 month ago
At least three militants were killed and their vehicle was destroyed in an airstrike in southeastern Paktia province of Afghanistan
3 month ago
Militants hurl grenade on a police station in Pulwama district. A Constable, Mehrajuddin injured
An ex-intelligence minister in Iran on Sunday criticised the handling of an environmentalist's death in prison, saying the public would not believe he was a spy unless the case was handled by a "competent agency"
3 month ago
Moscow is concerned by threats of use of force against Damascus
Syrian army shelling Al Shifoniya town in Eastern Ghouta
Dozens of missiles hit Duma, Harasta and Mudayrah since the morning
3 month ago
Turkish Armed Forces announced that the number of militants 'neutralised' during Operation Olive Branch rose to 2,059
Eastern Ghouta's health directorate says at least 18 victims were treated with water spray and oxygen after yesterday's alleged chlorine attack. One baby boy was killed, another 4-month-old is still on a ventilator.
Civil defense: 10 dead from one family in a Russian air strike on the city of Douma at dawn today
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 month 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 month 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 month 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 month ago
Qatari Ministry of Defence: British warships arrive in Doha for an exercise with Qatari troops
3 month 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 month ago
Discover a new archaeological treasure in Egypt
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