Saudi Arabia's King Salman received a phone call from US President Donald Trump, in which they reviewed bilateral relations and developments in the region and the world

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14 August 2018
Islamic government security forces have managed to completely suppress the protests in Khorramshahr. They justify brutal suppression by means of claiming that MEK/NCRI militants were behind the protest while in fact MEK is hated among people of Khorramshahr
In Video , Russian air-defenses shoot down militants attacking drones near Hmeimim Airbase
HTS raided an ISIS hideout in Sarmin. Among a few 14.5mm guns and ATGMs is the flag of Liwa Dawoud (لواء داوود). The group was based in Sarmin until they joined ISIS in early July 2014.
Iranian government forces shooting live ammunition at Ahwazi protesters now, two killed reported
Khamenei has authorised use of weapons against peaceful protesters in Khorramshahr, this video recorded just 5 minutes ago shows that the Basij militias are still firing at the innocent protesters. There is a rumour about death of two protesters.
Belgian State Council decides to suspend four licenses to sell arms to Saudi Arabia
Despite using machine guns against the protesters in Khorramshahr, protesters are resisting suppression. Here in this video, brave protesters have burned trash bins to neutralise the tear gas effect. They are also chanting: "Death to Khamenei".
South Sudan, rebels trade attacks as truce due to start
Trump ally Giuliani says end is near for Iran's rulers
The coalition aircraft targets weapons stores, rocket pads and Huthi military vehicles on the Saada front
1 month ago
Pakistan Afghanistan reach unique agreement on papers for the first time in history
Kabul: A tanker carrying bitumen caught fire on Saturday at about 10pm in Kabul's PD4 and then exploded, Kabul police confirm adding that no one was injured in the incident1 month ago
Kabul: A tanker carrying bitumen caught fire on Saturday at about 10pm in Kabul's PD4 and then exploded, Kabul police confirm adding that no one was injured in the incident
1 month ago
Kabul police says, two people were wounded in magnetic bomb blast in PD5 Kabul city
Iranian Opposition Leader, RezaPahlavi to Iran's Islamic government dictator Ali Khamenei: "People have left your government since years ago. Soon Iranian Army and Security Forces will leave you too" "We will get back our country soon".
1 month ago
Kabul: One person was wounded in a magnetic IED explosion in Kabul's PD5 just before 10pm, officials confirmed adding that the mine had been attached to a vehicle Afghanistan
1 month ago
Earthquake of magnitude 4.7 - 160km N of Bereeda, Somalia
Pro-ISIS hacking group United Cyber Caliphate UCC issued a statement indicating that being inactive recently is merely "the calm before the storm," adding that there are current divisiveness among the pro-ISIS cyber community and that it seeks to (re)unite these voices.
A baby girl was killed and another 4 civilians were injured due to the targeting of Assad forces on a car in Hayyan town Northern Aleppo by a thermal missile. White Helmets volunteers pulled out the body of the girl, helped the injured and extinguished the fire in the car.
FSA resumed its military operations after the failure of the negotiation with Russia.
A Bayraktar TB2 tactical UAV crashed in Hatay's Hassa district according to photos that were shared by the local sources.1 month ago
A Bayraktar TB2 tactical UAV crashed in Hatay's Hassa district according to photos that were shared by the local sources.
At least 7 civilians were killed, one of them a volunteer in the White Helmets, Adnan Mohammad, following barrel bomb attacks on Ghisim town in Eastern Daraa countryside. Many others were injured. The toll of casualties is still coming in.
A fifteen-year-old teenager driving an off-road Mercedes car in Khasavyurt, Dagestan, knocked down two pedestrians to death, another was hospitalized with injuries.
Saudi Arabia's King Salman received a phone call from US President Donald Trump, in which they reviewed bilateral relations and developments in the region and the world
The U.S. has published a new set of photos of "independent, coordinated" patrols (coordinated with the Turkish military) near Manbij, Syria, along the demarcation line separating SDF- and Syrian government-held territory.
Russian forces entering the city of Dael. Daraa
Iranian intelligence delegation and leadership of Iraqi PMF (Hashd) visit Albukamal in Syria near Iraqi border and establish HQ on outskirts of city. PMF leader Abu Mahdi Muhandis present.
The FSA commanders withdraw from the negotiations in Jordan after the Russian rejection of the FSA conditions, Russia asking the FSA for unconditional surrender.
Mali: Katibat (Brigade) Salah Eddine pledged allegiance to IS and joined ISGS earlier this year released short video supposedly during clashes with MSA and GATIA. Sahel
FSA Southern Front Central Operations Room report an ATGM strike destroying a 3rd tank on the Air Base front W Daraa during the attempted advance of Assad government militias
YPG killed an FSA with a pistol (with silencer) in Jinderes on the 24th of June.
YPG killed an FSA with a pistol (with silencer) in Jinderes on the 24th of June.
Today, constitutional authority of current Iraqi Parliament expires with final results from 12 May Parliamentary elections still to be determined.
Daraa: 15 dead since morning as a result of Russian air raids on the cities and towns of the province of Daraa, including 10 victims in the town of Ghassm, and the raids targeted the cities of Nawa and Tafas and Bosra al-Sham
Iraqi Joint Operations Command preparing to conduct large operations to pursue ISIS cells in captured areas, especially cities.
South Syria: Naimah in outskirts of Daraa-city currently carpet-bombed. Fate of towns which didn't surrender to Assad.
South Syria: tour inside abandoned HQ of Muhajireen Wal Ansar Brig. (part of Southern Front) near Sawrah (NE. Daraa) with heavy equipment (BMPs, tanks and heavy artillery).
South Syria: video showing battle for Air Defense Base (and Jordan|ian border). Front is so far the less successful despite imp. firepower (hvy arty, Golan rockets, T-72s Adra etc.).
Russian MP enters ancient city of Busrā Al-Shām as part of agreement between Syrian State and rebels
South Syria: Rebels targeted a group of Assad forces on hill near Daraa with a TOW.
1 month ago
Khamenei: Giving one's money to foreign countries, buying their weapons, coming from a far-off country to open a military base, or feeding on ppl's blood to preserve a dynasty does not represent power. These are examples of foolishness and humiliation rather than power.
1 month ago
Khamenei: Had Iranian nation not been so powerful, a 10th of enemies' efforts, today, would be enough to topple the nation's popular govt. The greatest proof of Iranian nation's power is Iran progressed while U.S. failed to do a single thing.
1 month ago
Khamenei: 6 previous U.S. Presidents made efforts against Iran but failed at their vicious goals. Today, after losing hope in other methods, enemy's plot is to create a rift between establishment and nation; that's foolish: they don't understand that establishment entirely represents nation.
1 month ago
[email protected]: Just spoke to King Salman of Saudi Arabia and explained to him that, because of the turmoil and disfunction in Iran and Venezuela, I am asking that Saudi Arabia increase oil production, maybe up to 2,000,000 barrels, to make up the differencePrices to high. He has agreed.
1 month ago
Khamenei: Further proof of Iran's power is the coalitions U.S. formed in the region: If U.S. had the power to defeat Islamic Republic, they wouldn't need to ally with disgraceful states in ME to create chaos and insecurity in Iran.
Libya: Supreme Council of the Libyan Tribes and Cities strongly condemns Salvini statement on establishing a base in southern Libya to counter immigration. Call people to join together to defend the nation from Italyan colonialism.
In a swift push yesterday at Hajjah front, Yemeni forces back by Saudi-led coalition advanced 12 km south to the old sea port of Habl, and 6 km east to Bani Fadil. Naval elements of YNA also sank 2 Houthi boats and seized 3 more loaded with weapons.
Al Jizah and Kahil are under the control of the pro-Assad militias.
SAA has captured Kahil village
Reports of an agreement to transfer the opposition fighters from the south of Syria to Idlib.
In Ingushetia, a search was conducted at the house of the head of the human rights organization "Mashr" Magomed Mutsolgov.
Egyptian court delays verdict in mass trial, cites security concerns
One Iraqi soldier killed, two wounded by unexploded ordinance in Anbar
Al-Sahwah and air defense battalion west of al-Sahwah is under Syrian army
1 month ago
Protest is on-going in front of the Afghan Civil service Commission Institute in Afshar area of Kabul city, the police shot fire into the air.
LNA: General command issued a statement warning international parties planning to establish a military presence in the south of Libya "We consider it a flagrant violation of international law and violation of Libyan sovereignty. Our duty is to protect Libya, Libyans, And to to protectof Libyan borders and its institutions and economic capabilities and prevent any act of aggression and violation of Libyan sovereignty"
1 month ago
Afghan President Ashraf Ghani announces the end of the government's unilateral cease-fire and orders forces to restart their operations across the country.
It's morning in the courtroom at Cairo's Tora Prison, where a verdict is expected in the trial of 739 prisoners dating to the deadly crackdown on pro-Morsi protests in 2013. Among those on trial is photojournalist Mahmoud Abu Zeid, known as Shawkan.
South Syria: clashes continue for control of Air Defense Base South-West of Daraa. Bunian Marsous Operation Room destroyed a government vehicle/position with a TOW.
Azerbaijani Minister of Defense: If the conflict would not fairly be resolved  as soon as possible, the enemy will feel the strength of our Army1 month ago
Azerbaijani Minister of Defense: "If the conflict would not fairly be resolved as soon as possible, the enemy will feel the strength of our Army "
SAA has taken control of al-Mseifra in East Daraa after fierce clashes with opposition fighters
Syrian army has entered Sahwat village in Eastern Daraa
Celebrations in Dael after army units enter the town
South Syria: Assad artillery damaged best preserved Roman Theatre in Middle East, located in Bosra and part of UNESCO World Heritage. Airstrikes currently hitting the town.
Bosra hit by airstrikes this morning.
A balloon over Carmia. Flying Eastward
1 month ago
No plan to establish safe zones for the Taliban: President Ghani
1 month ago
Afghan president orders troops to resume operations against Taliban
In the wake of significant currency depreciations, unofficial reports indicate that the Governor of Iran's Central Bank Valiollah Seif will be replaced. Seif today has said that he is unaware of the issue
Jammu: Six people stranded in Tawi river, rescued by State Disaster Response Force (SDRF) and Jammu Civil Defence teams yesterday. The river is flowing above danger mark following incessant rain in the region1 month ago
Jammu: Six people stranded in Tawi river, rescued by State Disaster Response Force (SDRF) and Jammu Civil Defence teams yesterday. The river is flowing above danger mark following incessant rain in the region
1 month ago
Khamenei: Palestine will definitely be freed.
1 month ago
Khamenei: This morning, at the Imam Hussain (a.s.) Officers' Academy
Iran Leader Ayatollah Khamenei today entered the IRGC's university to attend a cadet ceremony through a symbolic gate on which it's written: Palestine will be definitely liberated
Civilian was killed as result of artillery strike on Kafr Hamra in Aleppo
Yesterday evening, ISIS launched a series of attacks on the positions of the Assad forces in the districts of Subeikhan and al-Duweir in the eastern countryside of Deir-ez-Zur
A woman was killed as result of Russian airstrike on Nawa in Western Daraa
Airstrikes on Al Nassib
Tahrir Al Sham announced control over all ISIS sites in Sarmin city in Idlib
10:03: Hama Military Airport - a helicopter carrying barrel bombs flying north-east
An IS tunnel was found in Dashisha, southern Heseke countryside
Syrian TV: Gharieh ash Sharqiyah in the rural East Daraa joins the "local reconciliation"
The Syrian Army has entered Al Karak, Al Sharqi from Al Rakham road without resistance.
SAA Inside Al Karak
1 month ago
Announcing the end of government's ceasefire President Ghani said peace process efforts are ongoing and government is trying hard to get results, which is what the nation wants peace
Bodies of three babies have been recovered as nearly 100 people are feared dead after a migrant boat carrying around 120 people capsized off the western coast of Libya1 month ago
Bodies of three babies have been recovered as nearly 100 people are feared dead after a migrant boat carrying around 120 people capsized off the western coast of Libya
Su-22 from Shayrat airbase took off to the south(Daraa)
Police forces disperse fans at Mo Salah 's house in Cairo
Dead and wounded civilians as result of bombardment with explosive barrels on Ghasm city in Eastern Daraa
Daraa: Air raids targeting the border crossing with Jordan
Coalition aircrafts drop leaflets over Hodeida city.
Reuters: Syrian opposition factions begin new round of talks with Russia on Daraa
1 month ago
Azerbaijan accused Armenian military in 86 ceasefire violations in last 24 hours
Austria chancellor @sebastiankurz is more extreme than far-right parties, says Turkey's Foreign Minister Mevlut Cavusoglu who expects no progress in Turkish accession talks with the European Union during Austrian term presidency1 month ago
Austria chancellor @sebastiankurz is more extreme than far-right parties, says Turkey's Foreign Minister Mevlut Cavusoglu who expects no progress in Turkish accession talks with the European Union during Austrian term presidency
Airstrike on Nawa city in Western Daraa
A Tiger Forces Field Commander: Ghariya Al Charqiya, Ghariya Al Gharbiya, Al Karak, Al Charki Are captured by SAA, they have been cleared
Al-Huthi militias besiege the inmates of the central prison in Hodeidah
1 month ago
Italy provided a private jet for Ali Mamluk to visit Rome in February. Mamluk oversees Asad's intelligence agencies, and is under an EU travel ban.
Reports of explosion at a ammunition and weapons store in Erbil city, Kurdistan Region.
SAA Tiger Forces captured Ghariyah Al Sharqiyah.
Daraa: heavy battles led by the SAA on the South East corner fronts of Daraa and surroundings
Coalition BMP-3 and HMMWV with Kornet ATGM on the west coast.
Weapon depot belong to the Kurdish Peshmerga forces have been explode by unknown reason near Bahrka town in Erbil.
1 month ago
Kabul - Marking the end of government's ceasefire on Saturday, President Ghani said "the nation has shown they are ready for reconciliation"
1 month ago
Earthquake of magnitude 4.7 - 161km N of Bereeda, Somalia
Residents of Iraqi Kurdish village in Rashad district in southwest Kirkuk Province resist ISIS attack of not less than 15. Reinforcements from Fed Police and PMF (Hashd) arrive.
Vehicles handed over by the rebels from Oumm Oualad to the SAA
Aleppo: Heavy artillery fire west of Aleppo targeting the positions of the rebels in Zahra and its surroundings, with continued sporadic shelling.
Leader of the Syrian armed opposition: the truce will allow the start of negotiations with Russia to stop the escalation
Civilian killed by artillery shelling of the government on Kafrzita in north of Hama
Leader of a Syrian armed opposition: A new truce was reached for 12 hours with the Russian side
Clashes between the ISIS and the government forces on the outskirts of the AlDoir and Sabikhan east Deir Ez-zur
Iraqi Army and PMU (Hashd) artillery bombard ISIS positions in south Kirkuk Province. In recent days, ISIS has kidnapped and killed close to 40 Iraqis in Diyala, Kirkuk, Saladin and Ninawa Provinces.
South Syria: Russian forces (MP) with GAZ Tigr and BTR-82 in Daraa province.
Houthis have destroyed number of Arab coalition forces on Hodeidah front
UN Secretary-General calls for immediate cessation of military operations in southern Syria
Iraqi forces have foiled an ISIS attack in Adhaim, Diyalah province. At least 4 ISF member killed.
South Syria: Rebels targeted today a government-held building with a Fagot ATGM in W. Daraa.
1 month ago
Ankara Prosecutor's Office announces that an investigation has been initiated against the notorious organised crime leader Alaattin Çakıcı, who threatened opposition journalists with death from prison.
Chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff Gen. Dunford, met with Chief of the Israeli General Staff Lt. Gen. Gadi Eisenkot today and discussed "Iran's malign activities in the region and the broader regional security situation," according to Dunford's spokesman
DeirEzzor: ISIS attacked Lebanese Hezbollah headquarters in alSayaal town in eastern countryside
Yesterday the SAA launched 2 SS-21 missiles from the T4 AB against ISIS in Homs pocket
SAA Tiger Forces secured reconciliation in Mushayrifa and Krak. Army units are in towns. Daara
South Syria: Ahmed Bitar, a commander from Qerdaha part of Baath Brigades (5th Corps), was killed today on Daraa front.1 month ago
South Syria: Ahmed Bitar, a commander from Qerdaha part of Baath Brigades (5th Corps), was killed today on Daraa front.
Izz ad-Din al-Qassam Brigades released this banner: We have some surprises that will be revealed soon.1 month ago
Izz ad-Din al-Qassam Brigades released this banner: "We have some surprises that will be revealed soon".
Violent shelling on towns of Jizah and eastern Ghariyah in Daraa countryside
Daraa: FSA recaptured Jbeib from SAA.
South Syria: Shabab Sunnah took out a tank with a TOW tonight on Jbeib front.1 month ago
South Syria: Shabab Sunnah took out a tank with a TOW tonight on Jbeib front.
Group of Assad forces which probably expected same welcome than in other towns were ambushed in Jbeib. Fierce aerial and artillery bombardment tonight. South Syria.1 month ago
Group of Assad forces which probably expected same welcome than in other towns were ambushed in Jbeib. Fierce aerial and artillery bombardment tonight. South Syria.
South Syria: Jizah (video) as well as other locations in E. Daraa countryside are also heavily bombed tonight.
SDF and mine clearance organizations are clearing up leftover ISIS IEDs in the newly captured Dishisha town. So far hundreds of IEDs have been dug out.
South Syria: spoils captured frrom Rebels in Alma/Sawarah.
Here is the video of IRGC Aerospace Force's Mohajer-6 UCAV which had emergency landing upon take-off in Zahedan. These Mohajer-6 UCAVs are in use against AlQaeda affiliated Jaysh ul-Adl militants which recently beheaded an Iranian border guard.
South Syria: while many towns raised government flag, Shabab Sunnah burns it in Jbeib (hence ongoing assault). 2nd tank taken out there few ago with another TOW ATGM.
Senate Confirms Miller to Lead US Mission in Afghanistan
1 month ago
Israeli forces kill two Palestinians in Gaza border protests: Gaza medics
SAA in Umm Walad city in Daraa
South Syria: Bunian Marsous Operation Room released 1st video of a TOW strike. Missile killed group of Assad forces during battle to reach Air Defense Base South-West of Daraa.
Iraq executed 13 "Islamic State" (IS) prisoners convicted on terror charges.
16 Palestinian families from al-A'aidin Camp in Hama received yesterday IDs and death certificates of detained relatives in Assad government prisons
Myanmar has joined China, Syria and South Sudan as being among the countries doing least to tackle human trafficking
An IRGC Aerospace Force's Mohajer-6 UCAV armed with 2 Qaem smart bombs had engine failure and its operators carried-out emergency landing in an abandoned schoolyard in Zahedan. IRGC is using these drones against AlQaeda affiliated Jaysh ul-Adl terror group.
Images from eastern Daraa countryside after taking control of the following towns Harak, Alma, east Maliha west Maliha, Brigade 52 headquarters
Report: Jordanian Officials claim cease fire reached in South Syria
FM @HeikoMaas on his meeting with Armenian Foreign Minister @ZMnatsakanyan: it's impressive how diligently Armenian politicians have served as agents of their people's hopes. We have followed social change in the country with great interest and will support its reform efforts.1 month ago
FM @HeikoMaas on his meeting with Armenian Foreign Minister @ZMnatsakanyan: it's impressive how diligently Armenian politicians have served as agents of their people's hopes. We have followed social change in the country with great interest and will support its reform efforts.
South Syria: commander of "Abu Fadel Abbas" Iraqi Brigade pictured in Lajat and in front of map showing Ibta front (NW. Daraa).
1 month ago
Gaza teen shot dead in Israel border clash, says ministry
Liwa Abu al-Fadl al-Abbas of the Republican Guard is participating in the Deraa campaign
Syrian Army is claiming they control Al-Ja'ylah, which is west of the 'Ibta Dam.
1 month ago
Severe rioting on the Gaza border in multiple locations.
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