Map. History of Syria conflict

18 December 2017
SDF seized a couple of ISIS SVBIEDs (car bombs) during the liberation of the silos.2 month ago
SDF seized a couple of ISIS SVBIEDs (car bombs) during the liberation of the silos.
SDF captured an ISIS weapons depot near Raqqa city silos earlier today.2 month ago
SDF captured an ISIS weapons depot near Raqqa city silos earlier today.
American weapons for SDF2 month ago
American weapons for SDF
SDF captured armaments and a broken surveillance drone from ISIS in Raqqa city.2 month ago
SDF captured armaments and a broken surveillance drone from ISIS in Raqqa city.
Pro-Rebel source:  SAA convoy with 40 wagons from Salamiyah going towards Hamah and another with 100 vehicles going same direct.2 month ago
Pro-Rebel source: SAA convoy with 40 wagons from Salamiyah going towards Hamah and another with 100 vehicles going same direct.
Another image of camera shy GRU spetsnaz during the Deir Ez zor press tour on 15.09.17 in Syria2 month ago
Another image of camera shy GRU spetsnaz during the Deir Ez zor press tour on 15.09.17 in Syria
2 month ago
Reports say SAA blew up a SVBIED tonight before it reached Maan village
2 month ago
3 Russian soldiers were wounded in clashes with HTS in Idlib - Russian ministry of Defense
2 month ago
The Syrian opposition National Coalition says in a statement that it does not interfere in the affairs of any other country and have no position on the referendum on the independence of Iraqi Kurdistan.
2 month ago
Russian MoD: When government forces crossed Euphrates river level increased-no rain, only possible via dam discharge,'coincidentally' controlled by YPG
2 month ago
Russian soldier Vladimir Tarasyuk was buried today in Bratsk, Irkutsk region. Was killed in Syria on 16 September with "another colonel and general"
The arrival of a US arms convoy from 200 trucks to Northern Syria, this time also is to support the SDF Deir al-Zour campaign2 month ago
The arrival of a US arms convoy from 200 trucks to Northern Syria, this time also is to support the SDF Deir al-Zour campaign
Islamic State Claims Killing 13 SDF Fighters East Of Al-Shaddadah In Southern Hasakah2 month ago
Islamic State Claims Killing 13 SDF Fighters East Of Al-Shaddadah In Southern Hasakah
2 month ago
PM May: Assad's regime must bear responsibility for what is happening in Syria
Pro-government forces crossing the Euphrates near Deir ez-Zor, Syria, were hit by an Islamic State drone strike.2 month ago
Pro-government forces crossing the Euphrates near Deir ez-Zor, Syria, were hit by an Islamic State drone strike.
2 month ago
Pentagon response to Russia: "Allegations that the US Government provided any support" to Al Nusra "are totally without merit or any basis in fact"
Briefing, September 20 - Military Strikes Continue Against ISIS Terrorists in Syria and Iraq2 month ago
Briefing, September 20 - Military Strikes Continue Against ISIS Terrorists in Syria and Iraq
Turkish President Erdoğan: I will speak with Russian President Putin on Monday to discuss the situation in Idlib and Syria2 month ago
Turkish President Erdoğan: I will speak with Russian President Putin on Monday to discuss the situation in Idlib and Syria
Farmland and homes hit in al-Naqir, Idlib by what is suspected to be Russian planes2 month ago
Farmland and homes hit in al-Naqir, Idlib by what is suspected to be Russian planes
Farmland and homes hit in al-Naqir, Idlib by what is suspected to be Russian planes
Destruction in Kafr Zeita after years of airstrikes2 month ago
Destruction in Kafr Zeita after years of airstrikes
Destruction in Kafr Zeita after years of airstrikes
4 chilren and their mother killed in Gergenaz, Idlib after government airstrike hit their home with a bomb2 month ago
4 chilren and their mother killed in Gergenaz, Idlib after government airstrike hit their home with a bomb
4 chilren and their mother killed in Gergenaz, Idlib after government airstrike hit their home with a bomb
2 month ago
Poroshenko says he is especially concerned about Russia’s use of the occupied Crimea as a military outpost for projecting power in Syria.
N. Hama: airstrikes devastated main street of Qal. Mudiq destroying house and shops. Several civilians killed-wounded2 month ago
N. Hama: airstrikes devastated main street of Qal. Mudiq destroying house and shops. Several civilians killed-wounded
2 month ago
Special Russian and Syrian forces rescue Russian police in Idlib - Mod
Hezbollah officer tells MEE that it has used US-Russia 'de-escalation' plan in Syria to bolster new front facing Israel2 month ago
Hezbollah officer tells MEE that it has used US-Russia 'de-escalation' plan in Syria to bolster new front facing Israel
2 month ago
Rus. Gen.Staff accused US security services of instigating rebels offensive in Idlib de-esc. zone to derail SAA operation E. of Deir-ez-Zor
IS released pictures of their activity inside Raqqah city2 month ago
IS released pictures of their activity inside Raqqah city
Festivities for Syrian refugee children in a camp near Azaz2 month ago
Festivities for Syrian refugee children in a camp near Azaz
BSF Ropucha class LSTM Tsezar Kunikov transits Med-bound Bosphorus en route to Tartus for its 7th Syria deployment in 20172 month ago
BSF Ropucha class LSTM Tsezar Kunikov transits Med-bound Bosphorus en route to Tartus for its 7th Syria deployment in 2017
2 month ago
OIR Spokesman: SDF keep up the pressure on ISIS in Raqqa; ~40 city blocks cleared in the last 24hrs. 65-70% of Raqqa now in SDF control
Monitor Airwars says US-led CJTFOIR conducted record bombardment in Raqqa city2 month ago
Monitor Airwars says US-led CJTFOIR conducted record bombardment in Raqqa city
SDF captured 12 square kilometres on the way to al-Suwar, east of the industrial zone2 month ago
SDF captured 12 square kilometres on the way to al-Suwar, east of the industrial zone
Airwars: Despite Raqqa concerns of Amnesty UN CoI Syria UNOCHA, HRW and monitors Raqqa_SL, SNHR SyriaHR, US-led coalition denies high civilian toll2 month ago
Airwars: Despite Raqqa concerns of Amnesty UN CoI Syria UNOCHA, HRW and monitors Raqqa_SL, SNHR SyriaHR, US-led coalition denies high civilian toll
2 month ago
Syrian Oppositions Claims Capturing a government Fighter in Southern Aleppo
East Homs: Khunayfis phosphate mine and its rail connection with Homs reactivated 4 months after seizure from ISIS.2 month ago
East Homs: Khunayfis phosphate mine and its rail connection with Homs reactivated 4 months after seizure from ISIS.
Operation by YPG-led SDF in Raqqa’s Rimeyla neighborhood2 month ago
Operation by YPG-led SDF in Raqqa’s Rimeyla neighborhood
Operation by YPG-led SDF in Raqqa’s Rimeyla neighborhood
Map of Nusra in Idleb according to russia minstery of defence2 month ago
Map of Nusra in Idleb according to russia minstery of defence
South Syria: FSA thwated an attempt by government to advance East of Suweida.2 month ago
South Syria: FSA thwated an attempt by government to advance East of Suweida.
2 month ago
[email protected] Strike Update: Near Raqqah, 30 strikes engaged 6 ISIS tactical units and destroyed 28 fighting positions
2 month ago
Two Russian airstrikes hit Kafr Zeta in northern Hama countryside
SAA took control of Al Tourayif, Manjam Al Malh, Al Bouwaytiyyieh and Khan Zahra Villages from ISIS2 month ago
SAA took control of Al Tourayif, Manjam Al Malh, Al Bouwaytiyyieh and Khan Zahra Villages from ISIS
2 month ago
SAA Tiger Forces captured all villages up to Al-Tabni, including Al-Tabni, Western Deir Ez-Zor
2 month ago
Reports claiming the Syrian Army conducted an airborne operation at Taybeh Oil Field is false; it was the US military.
SDF announces another 8 dead, killed during clashes in Raqqah and Cizire Storm operation against ISIS2 month ago
SDF announces another 8 dead, killed during clashes in Raqqah and Cizire Storm operation against ISIS
RuAF jets hit Ltamenah2 month ago
RuAF jets hit Ltamenah
RuAF jets hit Ltamenah
More footage Two Russian Mi-35 choppers, attacking the rebel front in Lataminah, Hama province.2 month ago
More footage Two Russian Mi-35 choppers, attacking the rebel front in Lataminah, Hama province.
More footage Two Russian Mi-35 choppers, attacking the rebel front in Lataminah, Hama province.
2 month ago
Government forces were reportedly airdropped on the Conoco Gas Plant northeast of Deir ez-Zor, accross the Euphrates
Russian helicopters over Northern Hama2 month ago
Russian helicopters over Northern Hama
Russian helicopters over Northern Hama
NE Damascus:  government forces attacking Jobar and Ein_Tarma with ground-ground missiles2 month ago
NE Damascus: government forces attacking Jobar and Ein_Tarma with ground-ground missiles
NE Damascus:  government forces attacking Jobar and Ein_Tarma with ground-ground missiles
Reports from Western DeirEzzur This Morning - SAA aimed at At Tibni village2 month ago
Reports from Western DeirEzzur This Morning - SAA aimed at At Tibni village
2 month ago
Day 106 of Raqqa city battle; SDF backed by International Coalition control 80% of city after capturing Silos, 17th Div. and most of Ramilah
Turkish military buildup continues at Syria's border2 month ago
Turkish military buildup continues at Syria's border
Syria Islamic State Affiliate Khalid Bin Al-Walid Claims Killing 13 Rebels In Daraa Countryside2 month ago
Syria Islamic State Affiliate Khalid Bin Al-Walid Claims Killing 13 Rebels In Daraa Countryside
2 month ago
Raqqa campaign in 'final stages', SDF says
After several night raids, heavy RuAF and SyAF airstrikes continue this morning all over Hama and Idlib provinces.2 month ago
After several night raids, heavy RuAF and SyAF airstrikes continue this morning all over Hama and Idlib provinces.
Russia CAS in Northern Hama, flying low.2 month ago
Russia CAS in Northern Hama, flying low.
2 month ago
SDF fighters have advanced 5 kms and captured 15 hamlets to the east of the industrial zone
Russian media visits Iraqi Shi'a militia base in Syrian badiyah near border, shows heavy deployment including Humvees and tanks.2 month ago
Russian media visits Iraqi Shi'a militia base in Syrian badiyah near border, shows heavy deployment including Humvees and tanks.
HTS T-90 was destroyed by the SAA in northern Hama yesterday2 month ago
HTS T-90 was destroyed by the SAA in northern Hama yesterday
The YPG-led SDF has captured the main grain silos in Raqqa from ISIS militants. Clashes continue in the area with fighters advancing.2 month ago
The YPG-led SDF has captured the main grain silos in Raqqa from ISIS militants. Clashes continue in the area with fighters advancing.
2 month ago
SDF takes 90 percent of Syria's Raqqa from ISIS: monitor
ICRC Syria: Thousands of civilians are still caught in crossfire in Deir Ez zor, with many casualties. Water facilities are at great risks. Damages should be prevented at any cost as this would deprive civilians from access to water2 month ago
ICRC Syria: Thousands of civilians are still caught in crossfire in Deir Ez zor, with many casualties. Water facilities are at great risks. Damages should be prevented at any cost as this would deprive civilians from access to water
2 month ago
Video shows UK Royal Air Force drone stopping ISIS public execution in al-Bukamal town with airstrike
Video shows UK Royal Air Force drone stopping ISIS public execution in al-Bukamal town with  airstrike
2 month ago
Syrian government forces killed several civilians from the same family in Jerjnaz town in Idlib suburbs
Airstrike on Jarjanaz village in Idlib2 month ago
Airstrike on Jarjanaz village in Idlib
SDF forces say they taken the Raqqa grain silos - high positions for IS - and linked up with their fighters north of the city.2 month ago
SDF forces say they taken the Raqqa grain silos - high positions for IS - and linked up with their fighters north of the city.
Warplanes carried out airstrikes targeting Kafr Zeita town now in North Hama countryside2 month ago
Warplanes carried out airstrikes targeting Kafr Zeita town now in North Hama countryside
Syrian Coalition: Hijab meets French President and British Middle East Minister, urges accountability for Syria war crimes2 month ago
Syrian Coalition: Hijab meets French President and British Middle East Minister, urges accountability for Syria war crimes
2 month ago
Airstrikes in Hass village, 1:10 am local time
Raqqa civilians rescued from ISIS by YPG-led SDF tells of harrowing treatment2 month ago
Raqqa civilians rescued from ISIS by YPG-led SDF tells of harrowing treatment
Raqqa civilians rescued from ISIS by YPG-led SDF tells of harrowing treatment
FSP-linked unit found and destroyed 95 IEDs and landmines left by IS near Tilalayn in northern Aleppo countryside in Syria2 month ago
FSP-linked unit found and destroyed 95 IEDs and landmines left by IS near Tilalayn in northern Aleppo countryside in Syria
2 month ago
Da'el City Council denies any reconciliation with the Syrian government
2 month ago
SOHR: ISIS defense lines in Raqqa rapidly collapses, battle could end in few days
2 month ago
ISIS claimed they killed 3 Russian soldiers today near Deir-ez-Zur(likely not-regular, but PMC)
Turkish FM Cavusoglu says Turkey is hosting 300,000 Syrian Kurdish refugees, and that 2 month ago
Turkish FM Cavusoglu says Turkey is hosting 300,000 Syrian Kurdish refugees, and that "Thousands of Syrian Kurds are living in Europe due to YPG pressure"
ISIS released pics from E. Hama/Homs showing many government armours deployed, one T-72 wiped out and ISIS using T-72 + heavy artillery.2 month ago
ISIS released pics from E. Hama/Homs showing many government armours deployed, one T-72 wiped out and ISIS using T-72 + heavy artillery.
Video of government attacking homes in Rastan, Homs with artillery2 month ago
Video of government attacking homes in Rastan, Homs with artillery
Video of government attacking homes in Rastan, Homs with artillery
Kurdish children celebrate as a convoy carrying US-made armoured vehicles heads for the SDF in Qamishli via AFP photo2 month ago
Kurdish children celebrate as a convoy carrying US-made armoured vehicles heads for the SDF in Qamishli via AFP photo
Footage of one the airstrikes that hit a medical center in Idlib earlier today2 month ago
Footage of one the airstrikes that hit a medical center in Idlib earlier today
Footage of one the airstrikes that hit a medical center in Idlib earlier today
2 month ago
Erdoğan at #UNGA: The international community has unfortunately left Syrian people all alone
2 month ago
SDF captured an ISIS mortar workshop in Raqqa city.
2 month ago
Now in Raqqa: SDF reached big silos and cut another zone in the city. Plus, took control of the road between Al Rameelah and Hay Al Thawrah.
Turkish military vehicles arrive at Reyhanli in Hatay province2 month ago
Turkish military vehicles arrive at Reyhanli in Hatay province
7 artillery units have been transferred to Kilis near the Syrian border2 month ago
7 artillery units have been transferred to Kilis near the Syrian border
ISIS Hunters on the edge of Khusham, North Deir-ez-Zur2 month ago
ISIS Hunters on the edge of Khusham, North Deir-ez-Zur
2 month ago
Heavy clashes between #SDF and #Daesh in Remyla neighborhood in besieged #Raqqa and artillery shelling by SDF.
2 month ago
R24: 4 SDF fighters killed by sniper of ISIS/Daesh in Remyla neighborhood in Raqqa.
2 month ago
"The actions of the criminal government of Bashar al Assad shock the conscience of every decent person" @POTUS says of Syria
2 month ago
"We seeks the deescalation of the Syria conflict and a political solution that honors the will of the Syrian people" per @POTUS
President Trump calls for 2 month ago
President Trump calls for "political solution that honors the will of the Syrian people," criticizes actions of Assad's "criminal government."
2 month ago
Trump thanks Lebanon, Jordan and Turkey for hosting Syrian refugees.
2 month ago
Trump says seeks de-escalation of Syria conflict, and political solution that honors will of Syrian people
2 month ago
At UNGA72, @POTUS: “We seem de-escalation of the Syrian conflict and a political solution that honors the will of the Syrian people.”
Syrian UN delegate listening to Trump talk about Syria's use of chemical weapons against civilians2 month ago
Syrian UN delegate listening to Trump talk about Syria's use of chemical weapons against civilians
2 month ago
Trump attacks Iran role in Syria, Yemen, through Hezbollah and internally. Harshest language against Iran since 2007
SAA T-72M1s in DeirEzzor.2 month ago
SAA T-72M1s in DeirEzzor.
S. Idlib: RuAF/SyAF airstrikes destroyed pediatric clinic of Al-Tah, wounding medical staff and children.2 month ago
S. Idlib: RuAF/SyAF airstrikes destroyed pediatric clinic of Al-Tah, wounding medical staff and children.
2 month ago
Russian defense Ministry has accused the Western coalition in the three-year simulation of fighting ISIS
Black Sea Fleet Ropucha class LSTM Azov transited Med-bound Bosphorus en route to Tartus Syria2 month ago
Black Sea Fleet Ropucha class LSTM Azov transited Med-bound Bosphorus en route to Tartus Syria
Recent pics of SAA OTR-21 Tochka tactical operational missile complex2 month ago
Recent pics of SAA OTR-21 Tochka tactical operational missile complex
Images: IAF missiles hit and down Syrian drone to the north of Arne village(SAA territory).  Syria - Lebanon border2 month ago
Images: IAF missiles hit and down Syrian drone to the north of Arne village(SAA territory). Syria - Lebanon border
2 month ago
OIR Spokesman: @CJTFOIR continue to prepare Maghawir al-Thawra in S. Syria for counter-ISIS ops; decided to open/close outposts based on operational reqt's only
SCD: 3 volunteers injured and 3 of our civil defense centers are out of service now after pro-Assad government warplanes targeted Idlib with 40+ airstrikes.2 month ago
SCD: 3 volunteers injured and 3 of our civil defense centers are out of service now after pro-Assad government warplanes targeted Idlib with 40+ airstrikes.
3 month ago
SAA and allies took control of Ma'damiyah village southeast of Uqayribat, Hama
3 month ago
Bombing attack took place in al-Shaddadi city southern Hasaka, reportedly with Explosive belts
Selfie: Hamid from the @SyriaCivilDef stands in front of their centre that has just been bombed in Khan Sheikhoun, Idlib3 month ago
Selfie: Hamid from the @SyriaCivilDef stands in front of their centre that has just been bombed in Khan Sheikhoun, Idlib
Antifa member in Raqqa.3 month ago
Antifa member in Raqqa.
Rebels burn photos of Bashar al-Assad after takeover of points in northern Hama3 month ago
Rebels burn photos of Bashar al-Assad after takeover of points in northern Hama
Infographic showing weapons tested by the Russian armed forces in Syria3 month ago
Infographic showing weapons tested by the Russian armed forces in Syria
3 month ago
Northern Hama: Air force Intelligence Groups Sahabat regiment and recently arrived Al Komeets Men have repelled rebels attacks
3 month ago
Aftermath of Russian/SyAF raids on Khan Sheikhoun Hospital. Ambulances and medicines visible.
3 month ago
FSA forces shoot down government drone circling in the skies of Jobar neighborhood
3 month ago
Russian Airstrikes hit Kafr Zeta town northern Hama
3 month ago
Israeli warplane conducts airstrikes near Lebanese-Syrian border after shooting down "Hezbollah drone" in Golan
Aftermath of pro-government airstrikes on Orient Hospital in Kafr Nabl3 month ago
Aftermath of pro-government airstrikes on Orient Hospital in Kafr Nabl
Aftermath of pro-government airstrikes on Orient Hospital in Kafr Nabl
While Raqqa battle continues, HSNB and YPJ organize joint military training in Raqqa for future operations3 month ago
While Raqqa battle continues, HSNB and YPJ organize joint military training in Raqqa for future operations
3 month ago
SAA and allies capture 'Shulayshat' village near recent captured Um Teen Mu'allaq and Nabitiyah. East Homs countryside
3 month ago
Spox says Israeli army is "not looking to escalate" situation by retaliating "at this time."
3 month ago
The Israeli army has increased the alert level on the northern front after shooting an Iranian-made drone near Syria
3 month ago
Other reports also say the Israeli Air Force scrambled jets upon the drone's entry into Israeli airspace.
3 month ago
SVBIED attack conducted by HTS hits SAA soldiers and many killed and wounded reported at Maan
3 month ago
Israeli army says drone was Iranian, flown by Hezbollah militants. It took off from Damascus International Airport and fell inside Syria
3 month ago
Hezbollah recon aircraft that took off from Damascus was shot down over Golans
Russian Forces shelled al Rahman Charity Hospital in al Tah village in Idlib, rendering it inoperable Sep 193 month ago
Russian Forces shelled al Rahman Charity Hospital in al Tah village in Idlib, rendering it inoperable Sep 19
3 month ago
Israeli army launches a Patriot missile to intercept an unmanned aircraft flying over the Golan
3 month ago
Israeli forces drop an unmanned aerial vehicle over the northern city of Safad
SAM Patriot missile launched from Safed against UAV that entered from Syria3 month ago
SAM Patriot missile launched from Safed against UAV that entered from Syria
3 month ago
Israeli military says Patriot missile fired at unmanned aircraft thought to have come from Syria
The Israel Defense Forces intercepted an unmanned aerial vehicle that tried to penetrate Israel's airspace on the Golan Heights border3 month ago
The Israel Defense Forces intercepted an unmanned aerial vehicle that tried to penetrate Israel's airspace on the Golan Heights border
The Dodge Da'esh 2000, Raqqa3 month ago
The Dodge Da'esh 2000, Raqqa
Idlib: Syrian government Warplanes Bombard Tamanaa Town3 month ago
Idlib: Syrian government Warplanes Bombard Tamanaa Town
3 month ago
Syrian Army captures first town on the eastern banks of the Euphrates. The town is Marat. SAA also captured part of Khasham
Syrian government Warplanes Bombard Morek City3 month ago
Syrian government Warplanes Bombard Morek City
3 month ago
Civil Defense center in Tamanaa village, Idlib countryside out of service after Russian airstrikes
Amaternity clinic was target in al-Tah, east of Khan Sheykhun Syria3 month ago
Amaternity clinic was target in al-Tah, east of Khan Sheykhun Syria
3 month ago
Warplanes carried out airstrikes targeting Morek town in North Hama with cluster bombs
Iraqi Popular Mobilization Units (PMUs) in Akashat along the Iraq-Syria border3 month ago
Iraqi Popular Mobilization Units (PMUs) in Akashat along the Iraq-Syria border
3 month ago
Two medics were killed as result of airstrike on Kafr Zita
3 month ago
Two civilians were injured when the Air Force targeted a school for displaced people in the town of Al-Hibit in rural Idlib
Video of an airstrike that purportedly targeted a local hospital in Kafr Nabl Syria3 month ago
Video of an airstrike that purportedly targeted a local hospital in Kafr Nabl Syria
2 hospitals were bombed in Idlib: Rahma, in Khan Shaykhun and Orient in Kafr Nabl3 month ago
2 hospitals were bombed in Idlib: Rahma, in Khan Shaykhun and Orient in Kafr Nabl
Arab SDF field commander says they will continue progressing despite Russian/Syria government airstrike  in DeirEzzor3 month ago
Arab SDF field commander says they will continue progressing despite Russian/Syria government airstrike in DeirEzzor
Air strike in Southern Idlib3 month ago
Air strike in Southern Idlib
Airstrikes on Khan Shaykhun, Al Ltaminah and Hobait towns in Southern Idlib3 month ago
Airstrikes on Khan Shaykhun, Al Ltaminah and Hobait towns in Southern Idlib
Airstrike earlier today targeted Kafranbel  town3 month ago
Airstrike earlier today targeted Kafranbel town
3 month ago
Government airstrikes reported across the frontline, pro-opposition source claim one targeted a hospital in Khan Sheykhun
SDF captured armaments from killed ISIS militants in Raqqa city.3 month ago
SDF captured armaments from killed ISIS militants in Raqqa city.
New arrival of trucks loaded with supplies and U.S SOF military vehicles from KRG to North Syria via Semalka border crossing.3 month ago
New arrival of trucks loaded with supplies and U.S SOF military vehicles from KRG to North Syria via Semalka border crossing.
3 month ago
Opposition groups launched an offensive in Hama
3 month ago
4 killed in raids believed to be Russian on the town of Habit in rural Idlib # in Syria
3 month ago
Hezbollah-tied media claims to have repelled the offensive by the al-Qaeda-linked groups Syria
3 month ago
Pro-opposition sources claim Hayyat Tahrir al-Sham and the Turkistan Islamic Party started a new offensive against the government in Maan Syria
Infographic: List of militia currently fighting for the Assad government in the Syrian Desert - Al Badia  according to pro-opposition source3 month ago
Infographic: List of militia currently fighting for the Assad government in the Syrian Desert - Al Badia according to pro-opposition source