Heavy artillery shelling by the Turkish military on Maidan-Ekbis NW Efrin and Jinderes SW of Efrin Footage: Jabhat Fateh al-Sham sniper taking out Syrian government fighters in Aleppo's countryside.Russian UAVs circling over old Aleppo districts since hoursNormandy talks ended. Poroshenko left, now talks on SyriaANHA: The Turkish army carried out tonight 14 airstrikes on the villages Umm Qurah, Um Hosh and Hassiah.Before Berlin talks Putin had a phone call with AssadTurkish Air Force still hitting YPG in north AleppoFootage: President of Syria Bashar al-Assad's full interview with Swiss TV. TAF: FSA forces have established control in 155 residential areas in total since the beginning of the operation #EuphratesShield Civilians protesting to support @J_F_Sham in Aleppo and refuse @UN offers to leave Aleppo Activist in Mare : Huge explosions as a result of Turkish airforce striking SDF positions 12 times at Umm Hosh and Al-Hasyeh SNHR: US-led coalition air strikes killed 649 civilians in Syria including 244 children and 132 women. Turkish forces entered Aqrabat to prepare for ground invasion against SDF in Efrin, however they withdrew due to local pressure via al-DorarAdmiral Kuznetsov naval group in Norwegian Sea#EuphratesShield Turkish Howitzers Fırtına hit Tal Rifat while Turkish Air Force bombing Al Hassiah for 6 times nowNATO diplomat says Russian warships off coast of Norway carrying bombers for final assault on Aleppo in two weeksHelicopters continue dropping barrel bombs on Khan al-Sheeh campAfrin SDF attacking ISIS-held Kassar village in Northern AleppoFM Lavrov expresses Russian concerns West has "desire to shield al-Nusra from strikes and then try to use it to overthrow the Assad government."Lavrov: There's risk IS from Mosul will use humanitarian corridors to infiltrate Syria... Russia is ready with appropriate military#EuphratesShield Turkish Air Force hit Umm QurahLikely remains of Russian thermobaric 9M55S 300mm rockets from BM-30 Smerch MLRS in UrumAlKubra, Oct 18Jabal Nayaf under SDF control, near Shahbha lake, consolidating control over the area. SDF now at open offensive toward Bab. Russia is deploying largest naval force since end of Cold War to reinforce Syria campaign – NATO diplomatFSA target Ramousah Military Complex with MLRS GRAD Moscow may launch final air assault on Syria's Aleppo in two weeks - NATO diplomat FSA target pro-govt forces HQ on Shaykh Yusuf hill with MLRS GradSyria forces prepare to open corridors out of Aleppo 57th Day of Operation Euphrates ShieldMerkel welcomes Putin to Berlin for #NormandyFour talks

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19 October 2016
Footage: Jabhat Fateh al-Sham sniper taking out Syrian government fighters in Aleppo's countryside.
Normandy talks ended. Poroshenko left, now talks on Syria
Footage: President of Syria Bashar al-Assad's full interview with Swiss TV.
TAF: FSA forces have established control in 155 residential areas in total since the beginning of the operation #EuphratesShield
Civilians protesting to support @J_F_Sham in Aleppo and refuse @UN offers to leave Aleppo
Admiral Kuznetsov naval group in Norwegian Sea
Likely remains of Russian thermobaric 9M55S 300mm rockets from BM-30 Smerch MLRS in UrumAlKubra, Oct 18
57th Day of Operation Euphrates Shield
Merkel welcomes Putin to Berlin for #NormandyFour talks