Russian President Vladimir Putin congratulated in a phone conversation held late this Tuesday Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdoğan over Turkey's recent advance against the IS in Syria.Footage: 360° documentary from Médecins Sans Frontières (Doctors Without Borders). "We never thought we'd be trapped in a war," say Syrian refugees in Iraqi Kurdistan, Domiz camp.Free Syrian Army media activists call upon Ahrar al-Sham and Jabhat Fateh al-Sham to quickly mobilise towards rural northern and eastern Hama to help prevent the advances of the Syrian Government forces in the region. Footage: A commander from Harakat Nour al-Din al-Zenki says they refuse any brigade to leave Aleppo, including Jabhat Fateh al-Sham, and promises to the citizens of eastern Aleppo that the battle to break the siege on eastern Aleppo is before us (i.e. soon). The United States and the United Kingdom have rejected a Russian and a Syrian government offer of a temporary “pause” on airstrikes in Aleppo as the basis for reopening talks, saying there has to be a credible and durable ceasefire that should initially last as long as 48 hours. The West demands a ‘credible and durable ceasefire’ for Aleppo as a basis for talks as the United States calls the proposal ‘too little, too late’. Footage: Turkish-backed Syrian rebels indicate the start of an assault on the SDF/YPG-held Tall Rifat after demanding that the YPG withdraw from Tall Rifat within 48 hours. RU/SY AF targeted & destroyed the hospital in the small town of Sarjah, 18 km from the front in Idlib province, todayMap of current situation in Aleppo northern countryside56th Day of Operation Euphrates Shield TAF: "88 Daesh targets have been hit by Firtina howitzer, tank fire and Multiple Rocket Launcher" Reportedly 2 FSA rebels killed in YPG mortar attack on Tel MalidSDF is shelling FSA positions in Tal Malid OGN Footage: Reporter Muhammad al-Ghazi asks some Syrian rebel fighters directly if they will surrender Aleppo City to the Syrian Government and its allies.SDF has captured Hasajik from ISIS Footage: The wife of the President of Syria Bashar al-Assad, Asma Assad, has given an interview to Russia 24: Her first interview in around 8 years.'Donald Trump is simply the unveiled filthy face of Obama and Putin...' Maarat an-Numan, Idlib Governorate, Syria.Russia Tarantul III class guided missile corvette "Ivanovets" after 98 days in Mediterranean (Syria) transits Dardanelles to Black Sea Peshmerga on Sinjar frontline say they have seen ISIS escaping towards Syria using Ba'aj - Raqqa roadFSA seized Al Tuwainiyah and Al Smukh villages near Tel MalidReports saying that SDF captured Kurdish villages of Hasiya,Hasajek,Wahsiah and Wardiah near Sahba dam. Paris confirms French, German, Russian leaders to discuss Syria in Berlin BSF Tapir class LST Nikolai Filchenkov transits Bosphorus en route to Tartus Syria for its 2nd deployment in 2016 Russian Admiral Kuznetsov aircraft carrier naval group passed near Trøndelag w/ a Su-33 airborne - NorwayRU/SY AF air strikes render hospital in Sarje out of service a short while ago in Jabal al ZawiaSyrian Army regains areas in al-Riyhan district after repelling Jaish al-Islam counterattack, intense clashes ongoing, East Ghouta German Chancellor Angela Merkel says she won't rule out sanctions against Russia for its actions in SyriaSNHR: at least 3 victims died due to gov warplanes missiles fired on Talbiseh city in HomsTal Malid and Said Ali are also confirmed under FSA control, bordering directly YPG territory #FSA took al Eyoun & its farms in northern #Aleppo Syrian air forces carried out airstrikes on Talbisa city in countryside of Homs FSA rebels have seized control of the village of Tall Malid, finishing off the last Daesh threat to Mare' (N Aleppo)

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18 October 2016
Russian President Vladimir Putin congratulated in a phone conversation held late this Tuesday Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdoğan over Turkey's recent advance against the IS in Syria.
Footage: 360° documentary from Médecins Sans Frontières (Doctors Without Borders). "We never thought we'd be trapped in a war," say Syrian refugees in Iraqi Kurdistan, Domiz camp.
Free Syrian Army media activists call upon Ahrar al-Sham and Jabhat Fateh al-Sham to quickly mobilise towards rural northern and eastern Hama to help prevent the advances of the Syrian Government forces in the region.
Footage: A commander from Harakat Nour al-Din al-Zenki says they refuse any brigade to leave Aleppo, including Jabhat Fateh al-Sham, and promises to the citizens of eastern Aleppo that the battle to break the siege on eastern Aleppo is before us (i.e. soon).
Footage: Turkish-backed Syrian rebels indicate the start of an assault on the SDF/YPG-held Tall Rifat after demanding that the YPG withdraw from Tall Rifat within 48 hours.
RU/SY AF targeted & destroyed the hospital in the small town of Sarjah, 18 km from the front in Idlib province, today
Map of current situation in Aleppo northern countryside
OGN Footage: Reporter Muhammad al-Ghazi asks some Syrian rebel fighters directly if they will surrender Aleppo City to the Syrian Government and its allies.
'Donald Trump is simply the unveiled filthy face of Obama and Putin...' Maarat an-Numan, Idlib Governorate, Syria.
Russia Tarantul III class guided missile corvette "Ivanovets" after 98 days in Mediterranean (Syria) transits Dardanelles to Black Sea
FSA seized Al Tuwainiyah and Al Smukh villages near Tel Malid
BSF Tapir class LST Nikolai Filchenkov transits Bosphorus en route to Tartus Syria for its 2nd deployment in 2016
Russian Admiral Kuznetsov aircraft carrier naval group passed near Trøndelag w/ a Su-33 airborne - Norway