Map. History of Middle East conflict

23 February 2018
“Though a statement of continued congressional support would be welcome, a new AUMF is not legally required” to fight ISIS AQ per Mattis3 mjesec pre
“Though a statement of continued congressional support would be welcome, a new AUMF is not legally required” to fight ISIS AQ per Mattis
Eastern Syria: Drone view of major Omar Oil Fields after takeover from IS by SDF and US-led Coalition.
FSA Chief of Staff: Turkey will reach Latamne in northern Hama and will have 11 points in rebel areas. They already established two and prepare for the third in Latakia countryside.
Deir ez Zur city: Industrial Institute under Syrian army control
President says al-Imam will be tried in the US for his alleged role in deaths of Amb Chris Stevens, Glen Doherty, Sean Smith, and Tyrone Woods.
"Yesterday, on my orders, United States forces captured Mustafa al-Imam in Libya," says @POTUS statement.
NE. Hama: In its 1st (acknowledged) involvement on Abu Dali front. FSA Jaish Izza repelled government attack on Tell Syritel and seized a T-55.3 mjesec pre
NE. Hama: In its 1st (acknowledged) involvement on Abu Dali front. FSA Jaish Izza repelled government attack on Tell Syritel and seized a T-55.
Statement by @USTreasury and Qatar following mtg between Sec Mnuchin and Sheikh Tamim bin Hamad Al Thani re "shared understanding"
Eastern Ghouta: [email protected] aid convoy reached towns of Kafr Batna and Sabqa greeted by an #AssadBesiegesGhouta protest.
US officials: Special operations forces have captured militant who was instrumental in Benghazi attack, US envoy's death
ISIS supporters aren't slowing down with threats and incitements to FIFA: Suggesting attacks on players attendants
When ISIS is fighting a battle to enter India and it's doing so in Kerala via Love Jihad, we should unite!: Dr Patram, BJP
IS points out host cities of FIFA World Cup in Russia2018 and announces a bloodbath
Government hitting al-Lataminah, Hama with artillery
Government hitting al-Lataminah, Hama with artillery
Bodies of the 5 militants killed in cross-border Gaza terror tunnel destroyed by Israel3 mjesec pre
Bodies of the 5 militants killed in cross-border Gaza terror tunnel destroyed by Israel
E.Hama: HTS released pictures of the SVBIED operation near Abu Laffah farms.3 mjesec pre
E.Hama: HTS released pictures of the SVBIED operation near Abu Laffah farms.
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5 terrorist killed 15 injured and up to 14 more missing after the Israeli air-force bombing of a terror tunnel on the Gaza border
Pics of Federal Police and ERD still stationed near Faysh Khabour since Abadi called for pause to military operations
Besieged Syria's eastern Ghouta gets first aid for weeks for only 40.000 people
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Palestinian Ministry of Health: at least 1 killed at tunnel explosion in Gaza strip
[email protected]_barzani: Erbil prepared for dialogue if Baghdad ready, will defend Kurdistan if necessary
@obretix: Mezze AB in Damascus got its runway repaved although it's only been used by helicopters in recent years (8 Oct 2017)
The people of Rukban want a safe corridor to return to their homes but the Assad government and Russia won't allow it3 mjesec pre
The people of Rukban want a safe corridor to return to their homes but the Assad government and Russia won't allow it
Russian soldier accused by parents in Damascus of attempting to rape their daughter at Hamidiya market while drunk and with a weapon.
US Department of State: We look forward to active engagement with new KRG leaders and Gov't of Iraq for peaceful resolution of disputes under the Iraqi constitution.
Washington calls on the Iraqi government and the authorities of the Kurdistan region to work quickly to resolve the crisis between them according to the Iraqi constitution
An armed man took hostages in a kindergarten in Armenia
Strange maneuverer by the Assad IL-76 arms transport from Tehran to Damascus. Changing course, losing 5000 ft. alt in 3 minutes.3 mjesec pre
Strange maneuverer by the Assad IL-76 arms transport from Tehran to Damascus. Changing course, losing 5000 ft. alt in 3 minutes.
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Israeli army deploys Iron Dome systems in colonies in vicinity Gaza amid intense Israeli UAV flights in Gaza’s skies.
British Foreign Secretary @BorisJohnson speaks with Kurdistan’s PM Nechirvan Barzani and PM @HaiderAlAbadi, urging peaceful resolution.
Hezbollah media: Loss of contact with "resistance fighters" inside a tunnel for Quds Brigades at Israeli army’s Kissufim after being targeted with 5 missiles by IAF.
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HTS regain SyriaTel tower near Abu Dali in northern Hama
The SDF have captured Jadid Uqaidat, the hometown of Amer Al-Rafdan, one of ISIS founders in Syria
SDF controls the village of “Jdeidet al Akidat” In Deir Ez Zour countryside after clashes with ISIS
Sand storm continues in eastern Syria (footage from camp in southern Hasaka)
Sand storm continues in eastern Syria (footage from camp in southern Hasaka)
Report pro-Assad-forces withdrawn from al-Husayniyah toward Aleppo roundabout and SDF took over suburb
Intensive flight of the reconnaissance aircraft over the airspace of the city of Rafah - Sinai
Important accomplishments of Al Abbas combat brigade in the first stage of Rawa and Qaim liberation op: Areas Liberated: - Qaim water station - Qaim Kassarat factory - Akkash valley - Azzaf valley - Razqah valley
Infographic released today by Al Abbas Combat Brigade
@obretix: Deir Ezzor stadium before and after arms depot blew up due to IS drone attack (5/15 Oct 2017)
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Following talks with Uzbek President Mirziyoyev and PM Aripov, Russian Deputy PM Rogozin says Moscow can help Uzbekistan develop defense industry.
Unmanned aerial vehicle (UAV) launches two missiles at an unknown target in Al-Ahraash district of Rafah
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Israel says it blew up a tunnel stretching from Gaza Strip
Pakistan Foreign Ministry confirms death of 2 Chinese nationals, who were kidnapped and later on killed by Daesh in Balochistan in June
Turkish, Azerbaijani, Georgian, Kazakh, Uzbek leaders attend departure ceremony of first BTK train3 mjesec pre
Turkish, Azerbaijani, Georgian, Kazakh, Uzbek leaders attend departure ceremony of first BTK train
Jakarta closes hotel targeted by Islamists for alleged vice
Russia: Syrian People's Congress in Sochi will be the beginning of work on a new constitution for Syria
SDF fighters captured Al Hirijah al Sherqiya, Al-Endeji, Ja'ar and Al Fudayn villages
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Germany approved roughly €25 million in arms exports to Turkey this year, mostly bombs, torpedoes and missiles
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Israeli army says explosions near Gaza border are controlled, planned demolitions, not airstrikes. (Israeli army won't elaborate on nature of the explosions.)
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The Israeli air-force has hit a site in Gaza most likely a number of tunnels.
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Palestinian press now reporting Israeli jets fired 5 rockets inside the security zone between Gaza and Israel.
Iraqi Federal Police withdraws from Zummar
Russian auxiliary fleet cargo vessel Dvinitsa-50 returns from Tartus Syria and transited Bosphorus towards Black Sea3 mjesec pre
Russian auxiliary fleet cargo vessel Dvinitsa-50 returns from Tartus Syria and transited Bosphorus towards Black Sea
Iraq Ministry of Migration and Displacement says over 21,000 IDPs have returned to their homes in Mosul and wider Nineveh Province
DeirEzzor: visual confirmation pro-Assad forces seized Workers Housing district from ISIS, near Municipal Stadium.
Kuwaiti government submitted its resignation to the Emir of the country
Kurdish political parties opposed to Barzani report attacks on their offices after resignation
Belgian police have detained four people over a foiled attack on a high-speed train to Paris in 2015 in which three people were injured
Kurdish journalist stabbed to death in Kirkuk province: Arkan Sharif, a 54-year-old father of three, was stabbed five times after his family were locked up in another room
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Iran meeting nuclear deal commitments: IAEA chief
Iranian Foreign Ministry: Siege of Qatar presents by the GCC is a major existential crisis
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Fresh Syria talks open in Astana
President @HassanRouhani: Iran will continue to build missiles
The Egyptian military spokesman publishes on his official page the biography of the team / Mohamed Farid Hijazi, chief of staff of the new armed forces
Foreign Minister begins talks with Johannes Han, EU Commissioner for Neighborhood Policy and Enlargement Negotiations
Israel commemorates Sadat speech to Knesset
Egypt won’t allow security of Saudi Arabia to be threatened: FM
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Christians call for action to close churches in southern Egypt
Launch of meetings of the unification of the Libyan army under the auspices of Egypt
Egypt supports the Arab alliance in Yemen by sea and air forces
An Egyptian diplomatic delegation is visiting Gaza on Wednesday to prepare for and open the Egyptian consulate in Gaza
Kurdistan's Peshmerga, and Iraqi army hold 3rd meeting in Fayshkhabur, with US army participation.3 mjesec pre
Kurdistan's Peshmerga, and Iraqi army hold 3rd meeting in Fayshkhabur, with US army participation.
The death of two Egyptian soldiers and wounding 10 others in a bomb explosion in Arish north
Iraqi PMU (Hashd) says large parts of Iraq-Syria border in W Anbar cleared of ISIS. Approaching Qaim center from West.
The sound of a strong explosion early in the morning in the center of the city of Arish caused by an explosive device
A drone strike targeted the town of Rafah after hearing gunfire from the target area
A soldier was wounded this morning by a gunshot in the city of Rafah and was transferred to Al-Arish hospital.
A Joint forces from Peshmerga, US and Iraqi border police will take control of Faysh Khabur border gate with Syria.
On Monday, bomb experts at the lake managed to dismantle a structural package in agricultural land next to the "axis-al-Abadiyya" road in the Damanhour district circle.
Inherent Resolve: Iraqi armed forces are making progress in operations to capture Al-Qaem and areas in western Anbar
India starts trade route to Afghanistan via Iran3 mjesec pre
India starts trade route to Afghanistan via Iran
Raqqa Reconstruction Committee divided Raqqa into 16 neighborhoods. Different orgs will be responsible for different parts of the city.
Raqqa Council received dozens of pieces of machinery from the coalition. Major de-mining and clearing operations will take place this week.
Russian Kommersant newspaper: RuAF to cut presence in Syria
Foreign Minister of Bahrain: Qatar is closer to Iran and called for foreign forces a threat to the security of the Gulf
All MPs safely evacuated from Parliament building with aid of Peshmerga forces
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Hama: HTS regain Alqānah from ISIS
Assyrian MPs were able to exit parliament building unharmed.
The Foreign Minister of Bahrain: If Qatar thinks that its delay and its current evasion will buy its time until the summit of the next GCC is wrong
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HTS regain Nufaylah from ISIS 2km south of Abū Laffah
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HTS regain Abu Laffah in NE Hama from Assad-forces
PUK offices torched in Zakho
Sihad Barzani, President Barzani's representative, in Parliament building to calm down the situation, protesters left parliament gate.
TV Reporters and MPs are trapped inside the parliament building
2 (husband-wife) ISIS militants with 66 IEDs captured by CT police forces in Turkey's Istanbul in a car. They were planning a attack.3 mjesec pre
2 (husband-wife) ISIS militants with 66 IEDs captured by CT police forces in Turkey's Istanbul in a car. They were planning a attack.
Kurdistan Region Security Council [@KRSCPress] calls people to stay calm. "Anyone attacks parties' HQs will face strong punishment."
Barzani supporters set fire to PUK Ashti Radio station in Zakho
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Israeli patrol came under fire from Sinai, without casualties
Syrian FM: US allegations of 'liberating' Raqqa from ISIS are lies intended to cover-up crimes committed by its illegal coalition and tools.
Qasioun: Washington greenlights DeirEzZor: al-Tanf to al-Bukamal and bridge in East suburb of DeZ to be under control of FSA
Saudi Arabia to allow women into sports stadiums from 2018: authorities
As Barzani steps down: the KDP (Masrur Barzani) supporters attack, burn PUK and Gorran offices in KDP-controlled cities of Duhok and Zakho.
Iraqi parliament deputy speaker calls on Erbil security forces to defend MPs and journalists attacked by KDP mobs
Gorran HQ in Zakho in flames, as pro-KDP mob set it and PUK branch in Zakho on fire
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Government forces took Abu Laffa but HTS regained control over the village. Heavy grad shelling now
ISIS again threatens Messi and Neymar at Fifa2018 in Russia
Aftermath of the thwarted attack on the Omar oilfield and Namliya village NE Deir Ezzor. 18 dead Daesh fighters and destroyed Daesh vehicles
Netanyahu - Trump kissing art displayed outside Al Aqsa, Bethlehem wall3 mjesec pre
Netanyahu - Trump kissing art displayed outside Al Aqsa, Bethlehem wall
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Kushner returns from unannounced trip to Saudi
Hama: SAA and Allied forces operations towards Abu Dali Started today and Controls Farkeh Village and Zahra Hill(Syriatel) and Rajm Alahmar.3 mjesec pre
Hama: SAA and Allied forces operations towards Abu Dali Started today and Controls Farkeh Village and Zahra Hill(Syriatel) and Rajm Alahmar.
SAA Units continue advance on Ithriya, Saan, Sheikh Hilal Axis and Captured Mushrifa / Rasm Al Tina and Nearby Hills today.3 mjesec pre
SAA Units continue advance on Ithriya, Saan, Sheikh Hilal Axis and Captured Mushrifa / Rasm Al Tina and Nearby Hills today.
Change of location, but the same war against the Taliban - Darzab in Jowzjan3 mjesec pre
Change of location, but the same war against the Taliban - Darzab in Jowzjan
Peshmerga, Iraq army reach deal on all border crossings,army start to take the the controls of the border gates
NE. Hama: HTS destroyed with a Kornet a government tank (likely T-55) on Jub Abyad front.3 mjesec pre
NE. Hama: HTS destroyed with a Kornet a government tank (likely T-55) on Jub Abyad front.
Heavy rains flood the streets of Shahhat. Libya
Iran orders from China 150 J-10 fighter jets that incorporate Israeli technology
Iran FM Spox confirms that US President Trump has offered a bilateral meeting with President Rouhani on sidelines of UNGA.
Presidential son-in-law and advisor @JaredKushner has returned from an unannounced trip to Saudi Arabia.
Another claim from ISKP today, here it is stated that joint Taliban and ANA offensive on Wazi Tangi, Khogyani has been repelled.3 mjesec pre
Another claim from ISKP today, here it is stated that joint Taliban and ANA offensive on Wazi Tangi, Khogyani has been repelled.
Briefing, October 27-28 - Military Strikes Continue Against ISIS Militants in Syria and Iraq
Gunfire outside kurdistan parliament now.
Ltamenah, north Hama: More than 30 artillery shells, rockets and mortar from the pro-Assad forces checkpoints on the city, wounding a woman
Barzani: A referendum of Kurdistan will be never erased
Barzani: Attacks by Iraqi forces have forced the Peshmerga to defend itself in Makhmour, Sinjar and elsewhere
Barzani: Iraqi goal was not the implementation of the Constitution, but demolish the will of the people of Kurdistan
Barzani: PMU has committed murders and lootings against the Kurds and we will not accept this situation
Barzani renews call for dialogue to Baghdad and condemns attempts to discredit the Kurdistan
Barzani: What happened in Kirkuk is a high treason
Barzani: They postponed Hawija operation to the last days just to collect all forces and attack Kirkuk.
Barzani: During the Mosul operation, Peshmerga played major role. had not been for Peshmerga support, it wouldn't have been captured easily
Barzani: referendum on the Independence of the Kurdistan region of Iraq was to find peaceful solutions to our problems
Live: Kurdish President @Masoud_Barzani addresses the nation as he refuses to extend presidential term
More people armed with AK47 just arrived shouting "our president is Barzani"
Gorran MP tells @Mustafa_salimb that all MP's are locked in their chambers as security forces attempt to control angry supporters of KDP who stormed the building. Nervous but not panicked.
HTS Kornet ATGM strike on a government tank Jabba Abyad [جب أبيض] front E Hama
Kurdistan Parliament approves the law of the distribution of Kurdistan Region’s presidency.
Gunfire in front of the KRG parliament building in Erbil
Men under the Command of Ali Taha inside Deir Ez Zor City
Unknown people broke into #Kurdish #parliament and they attacked journalists
Significant Syrian army advance in axis of al-Hamidiya inside Deir Ez-Zor city
Turkish President Erdogan receives Iraqi Turkmen delegation3 mjesec pre
Turkish President Erdogan receives Iraqi Turkmen delegation
Morocco: video shows a man who wanted to commemorate the death of Mohsin Fikri in Nador (Rif) being taken away by secret police3 mjesec pre
Morocco: video shows a man who wanted to commemorate the death of Mohsin Fikri in Nador (Rif) being taken away by secret police
Syria: footage of children in panic as their school in Kafr Batna (E Ghouta) was shelled from Damascus by government forces today
ISKP claims to have killed 12 Taliban militants and injured 11 after clashes in the battle of Khogyani3 mjesec pre
ISKP claims to have killed 12 Taliban militants and injured 11 after clashes in the battle of Khogyani
Syria's Tall Abyad residents held a protest in Turkey's Akcakale refugee camp demanding YPG to let them return home3 mjesec pre
Syria's Tall Abyad residents held a protest in Turkey's Akcakale refugee camp demanding YPG to let them return home
Turkish police detained 143 people over suspected links to ISIS in anti-terror operations in eight cities over the weekend3 mjesec pre
Turkish police detained 143 people over suspected links to ISIS in anti-terror operations in eight cities over the weekend
Rouhani says Iran will keep producing missiles, state TV reports
Trump and Netanyahu share a kiss on West Bank wall mural
Barzani says to step down as Kurdish leader in Iraq
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HPG claims responsibility for the action against police in Mersin
Assad forces committed 2 massacres in Eastern Ghouta by mortars, 8 civilians got killed in Hammuria and 3 others in Saqba
Unmanned aerial vehicles (UAVs) flew in the vicinity of Rafah after clashes between the army and armed terrorists in the center of Sinai
Parliament of the Kurdistan region of Iraq begins a closed session to discuss the distribution of powers of the President of the region Massoud Barzani to the judicial authorities, legislative and executive
Head of the KDP: Barzani refuses to continue his position after the end of his term
The sandstorm in the Middle East is clearly visible on the Terra / Modis satellite image this Sunday. #Irak #duststorm
Sand storm this Sunday between #Irak and northern Saudi Arabia. Visibility very bad. Video via @enqadhteam
U.S. pressure delays Israel's 'Greater Jerusalem' bill: legislator
Macron: Joint forces must be deployed in the disputed areas.
Macron to Abadi: Baghdad should take in consider the right of Kurds in dialogues with Erbil.
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Taliban reportedly regained 5 from 8 villages lost to ISKP
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Turkey arrests 70 ISIS-linked suspects in Erzurum, Bursa, İzmir, Çankırı
Pro-Assad forces shelling Eastern Ghouta, reports of killed children
Faylaq al-Sham reinforcing their fronts against SAA. Hama countryside3 mjesec pre
Faylaq al-Sham reinforcing their fronts against SAA. Hama countryside
Today's military meeting between Erbil - Baghdad in Mosul will be under US supervision.
Civilians houses destroyed aftermath SAA bombardment targeting Saqeba town Eastern Damascus countryside
Killed and wounded after SAA bombardment on Hamouriyah town in Eastern Damascus countryside
The truce between Erbil and Baghdad extended until both sides reach an agreement over the disputed issues.
Kurdistan parliament vote on freeze of the region’s presidency, says MP
Iraq to create Kirkuk Operations Command to oversee security in the province.
ISOF's 36th Battalion has been dispatched from Baghdad to capture Qa'im city.
Engineering within the PMUs are building mounds along the border to prevent ISIS from attacking on Syria's side
2nd day of Conference for International Dialogue On Terrorism in Baghdad
Hamas official says unity deal to remains despite car bomb3 mjesec pre
Hamas official says unity deal to remains despite car bomb
SAA and allies continue advancing to cleanse Al Rassafa, the old airbase, AL Hamidiyyeh and Sheikh Yassin districts from ISIS militants
Multiple Russian raids using thermobaric bombs on Al Masloukhiyyeh and Al Samaqiyyeh villages in eastern Hama countryside
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RuAF conduct several raids on Abu Dali village in southeastern Idlib countryside
The Iraqi lions are on their way to central Al-Qaim and Rawa west Anbar.
RSAF F-15SA carrying 10x CBU-105 and 8x AIM-120 missiles plus external tanks during a test flight in Palmdale, CA. By: Thomas Bunce
DeirEzZor: Photos from the Sand Storm