Map. History of Middle East conflict

19 April 2018
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Russian MFA spokeswoman claims that Russian military in Douma found smoke grenades made in Salisbury, UK
At least 24 Taliban militants and a key uprising commander have been killed during separate clashes in Kohistanat and Dawlatabad districts of northern Faryab province
Putin discussed with the Security Council the situation in Syria after strike of Western states10 minute ago
Putin discussed with the Security Council the situation in Syria after strike of Western states
We also addressed the situation in Syria. We cannot accept the normalisation of the use of chemical weapons. We condemn their use and do everything we can to ensure that the international ban is upheld – @jensstoltenberg with Dutch PM
East Qalamoun rebels surrender after army advance today Damascus
Netherlands also helps project stability beyond our borders, as part of NATO's @ResoluteSupport Mission in Afghanistan and training security forces in Afghanistan – @jensstoltenberg
Aftermath of Houthi ballistic missile strike on power plant in Najran.18 minute ago
Aftermath of Houthi ballistic missile strike on power plant in Najran.
Syrian Arab Army and allies has isolated Ruhaybah town from Opp-held pocket in East Qalamoun after taking control of Tell Kharzounah and Ard al-Masilha
Kabul power to be restored in three days21 minute ago
Kabul power to be restored in three days
Pakistan says Afghanistan returned the bodies of five Pakistani soldiers killed during a weekend clash, and also a sixth solider captured by the Afghans
At least five civilians were killed and many more were injured after a US-led coalition struck the Syrian town of Hasakah on Wednesday, according to the Syrian Observatory for Human Rights
A US court has sentenced former Russian tank commander to life term plus 30 years on charges of conspiring to shoot down American helicopters and using a weapon of mass destruction
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A Turkish court strips immunity from both HDP members Osman Baydamir and Salma Irmak.
Different planes and helicopters flying over Jerusalem during the annual air show on Israel Independence Day
The Yemeni national resistance penetrates the front positions of the Houthis in the vicinity of Camp Khaled and Jabal El Nar in the West Coast
E. Syria: for 1st time since months ISIS claims an attack on government barracks N. of T-3 Station (E. of Palmyra) with casualties, destruction of 122 mm gun and spoils captured.
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Russia deputy FM Mikhail Bogdanov, who is also Vladimir Putin's special envoy for the Middle East, just said that the next round of Astana talks will be held on May 15
White Helmets teams rushed to assist 2 children who were injured as a result of an explosion from an undetonated cluster bomb left behind from previous airstrikes in Hayan village, northern countryside of Aleppo
China and Turkey should maintain high-level exchanges and deepen strategic mutual trust, Xi tells Erdogan over phone
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Four people were wounded in a celebratory gunfire last night in western Herat province
Iraqi F-16 hit ISIS targets in Syria in support of government forces
NW. Daraa: Rebels managed to take back positions seized earlier by ISIS on Sheikh Saad front and nearby checkpoints.
Pakistan rejects as 'false and baseless' PM @narendramodi's remarks on surgical strikes
Chinese President Xi Jinping tells British Prime Minister Theresa May over phone alleged chemical attack in Syria needs comprehensive, just, objective probe
The air strikes which targeted ISIS positions inside Syria, carried out in coordination with Damascus - Iraqi Army
Three UN human rights experts called on Iran Thursday to annul a death sentence handed to an Iranian Kurdish prisoner, citing concerns he had been tortured in detention:
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Turkey's President Erdogan tells Chinese President Xi that Ankara is against the use of chemical weapons and that tension in Syria should not be escalated
Syrian state media: Hundreds of rebels hand over weapons, start leaving another town northeast of Damascus
Iraqi warplanes bombarding ISIS positions inside Syria.
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Moscow accuses Syrian opposition of blocking UN inspectors from entering Douma
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RIA news agency reports Russia's deputy foreign minister says Syrian rebels are preventing chemical weapons inspectors from accessing Douma in Syria
A demonstration demanding the release of the Tahrir sham from Sarmada city north of Idlib
Syria Today, Isis militants destroyed another SAA outpost.
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Jammu and Kashmir: Unidentified persons snatched a 12 bore gun from a private security guard guarding J&K bank's Punjora branch in Shopian. Case registered, investigation begins.
A mass grave containing the bodies of dozens of Syrian soldiers has been found in Raqqa, troops killed by ISIS couple of years ago.
F-35 overflight at 70-years of Israeli Independence celebration
SAA and allied militants positioned at al-Halifaiyah checkpoint shelled heavy artillery targeting Hasraiyah village, unknown casualties among civilians so far. Northwest Hama countryside
At least five civilians were shot and wounded by HTS in Sarmada
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Report: EU gave asylum to more than half a million refugees in 2017
Secretary General of Arab Tribes in Tuz district, Saladin province, Iraq: some entities (unnamed) are cooperating with ISIS. PMU (Hashd) do not perform duties professionally. The atmosphere is not correct for elections. Security bad since Peshmerga left.
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Turkish court hands down life sentences, without parole, to 27 people and life sentences to 20 Fetullah Terrorist Organization-linked convicts for their role in the defeated coup of 2016
Top @NATO general is met with @presidentaz as well3 hour ago
Top @NATO general is met with @presidentaz as well
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Thousands of Iraqis moved to oil-rich Basra in the hope of finding work in the energy industry. Instead they live in cramped and chaotic shanty towns
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Senior Taliban leader and a woman killed in Logar province
Jaysh al Islam leaving Dumayr
Kyrgyz President Jeenbekov has dismissed the government led by his former party, raising the prospect of a power struggle with his predecessor Atambayev
Armored Personnel Carrier on Melik Adamyan St. in downtown Yerevan. It is located right behind the first government building and in front of the ruling Republican Party of Armenia offices. There is increased police presence in key areas of the city
President Ilham Aliyev received a delegation led by the Chief of the General Staff of the Russian Armed Forces3 hour ago
President Ilham Aliyev received a delegation led by the Chief of the General Staff of the Russian Armed Forces
Libya- first official announcement by France regarding Haftar since he was hospitalized states that he is "in good health condition"
Hasakah: At least 11 prisoners were killed in a security prison of ISIS in Abu Hamdha village in southern countryside after being targeted by helicopters of coalition during a landing operation yesterday
The Yemeni National Resistance Forces (NAR) launched a military operation at the Al-Mukha junction in the West Coast with the support of the Arab Coalition Forces
Yarmouk: Some reports said 1200 fighters and their families agreed already to depart the Palestinian camp to some where near Palmira where IS still control parts of the desert.
Libya- pictures showing the aftermath of the failed attempted assassination of LNA Chief of Staff Nadori using a VBIED in Sidi Khalifah, near Benghazi.
Buses entered the city of Dumayr to relocate rebels and their families to Jarabulus
Egypt- Amaq report on 2 ISIS IED attacks destroying an APC and damaging another near Sheikh Zuweid, North Sinai
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U.S. hopes for success in talks with Europeans on Iran nuclear deal
Women rally in Kazerun city against government
Fighter jets flying over Jerusalem #Happeningnow as part of Israel Independence Day celebrations
Video of underground tunnel under Douma
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Abducted @IECAfghanistan staff released in Ghor province
SAA 4th Division IRAM Jolan-1000 mounted on a T-72 chassis. Every rocket weighs 500kg
E. Ghouta: several anti-tank missiles (ATGM|s) found in Jaish Islam cache in Douma, including Fagot, MILAN and Konkurs.
ISIS/Daesh militants Claims Killing/Wounding 10 ISF Soldiers In North Of Baghdad Iraq
FSA regained control over Maskan, Jalin towns and several points inside Sheikh Saad, clashes ongoing against Daesh. West Daraa countryside
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Report: Top Russian, NATO generals to discuss Syria, Europe in Baku
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Qatar joins Gulf war games in apparent compromise
Artillery bombardment on Al Lataminah city in North Hama
Artillery bombardment on Al Lataminah city in North Hama
Pro- Syria govt media: ISIL given 48 hours to agree to withdraw from an enclave they control south of Damascus or else face military operation to end their presence; the enclave is centered around Yarmouk and Hajar al Aswad area
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The Armenian Armed Forces, using sniper rifles and mortars, violated the ceasefire 102 times - Azerbaijan Armed Forces
1st meeting of Iran-Iraq Security Cooperation Committee occurs in Baghdad. Iraqi Defense Minister meets with his Iranian counterpart and praises Iranian role in helping to defeat ISIS in Iraq.
An earthquake measuring 5.9 on the Richter scale hits Iran's Bushehr province, home to a nuclear reactor
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Earthquake of magnitude 5.5 - 101km SE of Bandar Bushehr, Iran
The automatic telephone system calling up Israel Army reservists was activated Thursday morning in error, according to a statement by the Israel Army Spokesman's Office. "To be clear, this is an error and will be checked," the statement said. "There is no general call up of reservists."
Israeli army says it accidentally called up reservists because of a malfunction. Army clarifies that there is no call-up.
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Israeli artillery fired several shells at eastern border of the Gaza Strip.
Defiant Rouhani showcases military might during Tehran parade
Turkish forces in Kani Rash in northern Iraq
ISIS on Wednesday launched a surprise attack southeast of Syria's Deir al-Zor Province, killing over a dozen Syrian government forces.
Ansarullah forces fire ballistic missile toward Jizan airport in Saudi Arabia: Yemeni TV
Video: retreat of pro-Assad forces during clashes with rebels in Hama-Homs pocket19 hour ago
Video: retreat of pro-Assad forces during clashes with rebels in Hama-Homs pocket
Civil Defense: 6 civilians killed by aerial bombardment and intensive artillery shelling on Al-Ruhaybah in Eastern Qalamoun
Turkish-backed FSA forces inside Syria creation newly military council (Raqqa Military council) to expel YPG From Raqqa province.
US @DeptofDefense Secretary Jim Mattis greets Qatar's Minister of State for Defense Affairs Doctor Khalid Bin Mohammed Al-Attiyah at the Pentagon
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Mattis rejects NYT story he wanted congressional authority to strike in Syria: "I have no idea where that story came from. I found nothing in it that I could recall from my own last week's activities," Mattis tells reporters
Migration route data from @DTM_IOM @UNmigration in current MSCreport20 hour ago
Migration route data from @DTM_IOM @UNmigration in current MSCreport
Russia has begun to ship the S-300 to the Syrian government
ANHA: security forces arrested a group (not yet known), who carried out an assassination of Omar Aloush, with a quantity of money. this group received the funds and instructions from the Turkish intelligence to carry out the assassination of Allosh
Kurdish Forces (YPG) have captured Mohammed Haydar Zammar, a German national of Syrian origin who served as an al Qaeda recruiter for the Sept. 11, 2001 attacks on New York and Washington. He joined ISIS in his later years.
Egypt Sinai: Isis claims to have destroyed 2 Egyptian Army vehicles and injured at least 4 soldiers near Sheikh Zuweid, northern Sinai.
All Kashmir University exams scheduled to be held on Thursday postponed20 hour ago
All Kashmir University exams scheduled to be held on Thursday postponed
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[email protected]: Best wishes to Prime Minister @Netanyahu and all of the people of Israel on the 70th Anniversary of your Great Independence. We have no better friends anywhere. Looking forward to moving our Embassy to Jerusalem next month.
N. Homs: in parallel to NDF-SSNP Offensive, Opposition and Russian delegations are still meeting. But both seek same objective: reconciliation of de-escalation zone with government.21 hour ago
N. Homs: in parallel to NDF-SSNP Offensive, Opposition and Russian delegations are still meeting. But both seek same objective: "reconciliation" of de-escalation zone with government.
Election fever hits Lebanon, nine years since last legislative vote
Images of U.S base in Manbij countryside.
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Turkish Defense Minister announces the demobilization of 3000 army personnel linked to the Fathallah Gulen group in the coming days
OPCW weapons watchdog chief says he does 'not know when' inspectors can deploy to Syria's Douma
A senior US official, Assistant Secretary Wess Mitchell, says: - US was not privy to Turkish-Russian military arrangements, calls it "gravely concerning" - Ankara claims to have a S-400 deal with Russia, "which could lead CAATSA sanctions against Turkey, impact F-35 program
Harakat al-Qiyam militants killed 3 YPG-SDF members near Manbij. The activity of this group is heavily rising.
Though strikes against ISIS continue: on Monday the US-led Coalition conducted 2 strikes against ISIS fighters and equipment near Abu Kamal and Al Shadaddi, Syria. On Tuesday the coalition conducted 3 strikes near Abu Kamal, destroying an ISIS HQ and an ISIS Vehicle Borne IED factory
Israel defense minister says a big terror attack that planned for the independence say tomorrow was foiled, after a large bomb in a truck was captured
[email protected]: IRGC-QF commander Qassem Soleimani visited Lebanon and met with Hezbollah Secretary General Hassan Nasrallah in first week of April
E. Daraa: Rebels eliminated a government group which tried to advance near Bosra. Commander of Fuah-Kefraya Brig. aka Syrian Hezbollah are among those killed.
Libya- Motorcade of LNA's Chief of Staff Abdul Razek al-Nadori reportedly targeted by VBIED as it was passing through Sidi Khalifah, just north of Benghazi. Initial reports indicate that Nadori survived the attack.
Eastern Damascus: intimidation maneuver by SyAF (very low flying Mig-23) over town of Rubaybah. Clashes erupted on same front few ago.
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Russian Ministry of Defense denied Ukrainian Security service information about using cruiser Varyag to transport PMC Wagner mercenaries to Syria
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Turkish opposition demanding the abolition of the state of emergency before the presidential elections
Protest in Tral, J&k23 hour ago
Protest in Tral, J&k
EU passes bill to promote anti-hate education in Palestinian schools
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