Map. History of Syria conflict

17 October 2017
SDF seized a couple of ISIS SVBIEDs (car bombs) during the liberation of the silos.3 week 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.3 week ago
SDF captured an ISIS weapons depot near Raqqa city silos earlier today.
American weapons for SDF3 week ago
American weapons for SDF
SDF captured armaments and a broken surveillance drone from ISIS in Raqqa city.3 week 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.3 week 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 Syria3 week ago
Another image of camera shy GRU spetsnaz during the Deir Ez zor press tour on 15.09.17 in Syria
3 week ago
Reports say SAA blew up a SVBIED tonight before it reached Maan village
3 week ago
3 Russian soldiers were wounded in clashes with HTS in Idlib - Russian ministry of Defense
3 week 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.
3 week ago
Russian MoD: When government forces crossed Euphrates river level increased-no rain, only possible via dam discharge,'coincidentally' controlled by YPG
3 week 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 campaign3 week 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 Hasakah3 week ago
Islamic State Claims Killing 13 SDF Fighters East Of Al-Shaddadah In Southern Hasakah
3 week 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.3 week ago
Pro-government forces crossing the Euphrates near Deir ez-Zor, Syria, were hit by an Islamic State drone strike.
3 week 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 Iraq3 week 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 Syria3 week 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 planes3 week 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 airstrikes3 week 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 bomb3 week 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
3 week 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-wounded3 week ago
N. Hama: airstrikes devastated main street of Qal. Mudiq destroying house and shops. Several civilians killed-wounded
3 week 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 Israel3 week ago
Hezbollah officer tells MEE that it has used US-Russia 'de-escalation' plan in Syria to bolster new front facing Israel
3 week 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 city3 week ago
IS released pictures of their activity inside Raqqah city
Festivities for Syrian refugee children in a camp near Azaz3 week 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 20173 week ago
BSF Ropucha class LSTM Tsezar Kunikov transits Med-bound Bosphorus en route to Tartus for its 7th Syria deployment in 2017
3 week 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 city3 week 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 zone3 week 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 toll3 week 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
3 week 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.3 week 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 neighborhood3 week 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 defence3 week 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.3 week ago
South Syria: FSA thwated an attempt by government to advance East of Suweida.
3 week ago
[email protected] Strike Update: Near Raqqah, 30 strikes engaged 6 ISIS tactical units and destroyed 28 fighting positions
3 week 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 ISIS3 week ago
SAA took control of Al Tourayif, Manjam Al Malh, Al Bouwaytiyyieh and Khan Zahra Villages from ISIS
3 week ago
SAA Tiger Forces captured all villages up to Al-Tabni, including Al-Tabni, Western Deir Ez-Zor
3 week 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 ISIS3 week ago
SDF announces another 8 dead, killed during clashes in Raqqah and Cizire Storm operation against ISIS
RuAF jets hit Ltamenah3 week ago
RuAF jets hit Ltamenah
RuAF jets hit Ltamenah
More footage Two Russian Mi-35 choppers, attacking the rebel front in Lataminah, Hama province.3 week 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.
3 week ago
Government forces were reportedly airdropped on the Conoco Gas Plant northeast of Deir ez-Zor, accross the Euphrates
Russian helicopters over Northern Hama3 week ago
Russian helicopters over Northern Hama
Russian helicopters over Northern Hama
NE Damascus:  government forces attacking Jobar and Ein_Tarma with ground-ground missiles3 week 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 village3 week ago
Reports from Western DeirEzzur This Morning - SAA aimed at At Tibni village
3 week 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 border3 week ago
Turkish military buildup continues at Syria's border
Syria Islamic State Affiliate Khalid Bin Al-Walid Claims Killing 13 Rebels In Daraa Countryside3 week ago
Syria Islamic State Affiliate Khalid Bin Al-Walid Claims Killing 13 Rebels In Daraa Countryside
3 week 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.3 week 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.3 week ago
Russia CAS in Northern Hama, flying low.
3 week 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.3 week 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 yesterday3 week 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.3 week ago
The YPG-led SDF has captured the main grain silos in Raqqa from ISIS militants. Clashes continue in the area with fighters advancing.
3 week 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 water3 week 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
3 week 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
3 week ago
Syrian government forces killed several civilians from the same family in Jerjnaz town in Idlib suburbs
Airstrike on Jarjanaz village in Idlib3 week 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.3 week 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 countryside3 week 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 crimes3 week ago
Syrian Coalition: Hijab meets French President and British Middle East Minister, urges accountability for Syria war crimes
3 week ago
Airstrikes in Hass village, 1:10 am local time
Raqqa civilians rescued from ISIS by YPG-led SDF tells of harrowing treatment3 week 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 Syria3 week ago
FSP-linked unit found and destroyed 95 IEDs and landmines left by IS near Tilalayn in northern Aleppo countryside in Syria
3 week ago
Da'el City Council denies any reconciliation with the Syrian government
3 week ago
SOHR: ISIS defense lines in Raqqa rapidly collapses, battle could end in few days
3 week 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 3 week 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.3 week 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 artillery3 week 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 photo3 week 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 today3 week 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
3 week ago
Erdoğan at #UNGA: The international community has unfortunately left Syrian people all alone
3 week ago
SDF captured an ISIS mortar workshop in Raqqa city.
4 week 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 province4 week ago
Turkish military vehicles arrive at Reyhanli in Hatay province
7 artillery units have been transferred to Kilis near the Syrian border4 week ago
7 artillery units have been transferred to Kilis near the Syrian border
ISIS Hunters on the edge of Khusham, North Deir-ez-Zur4 week ago
ISIS Hunters on the edge of Khusham, North Deir-ez-Zur
4 week ago
Heavy clashes between #SDF and #Daesh in Remyla neighborhood in besieged #Raqqa and artillery shelling by SDF.
4 week ago
R24: 4 SDF fighters killed by sniper of ISIS/Daesh in Remyla neighborhood in Raqqa.
4 week ago
"The actions of the criminal government of Bashar al Assad shock the conscience of every decent person" @POTUS says of Syria
4 week 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 4 week ago
President Trump calls for "political solution that honors the will of the Syrian people," criticizes actions of Assad's "criminal government."
4 week ago
Trump thanks Lebanon, Jordan and Turkey for hosting Syrian refugees.
4 week ago
Trump says seeks de-escalation of Syria conflict, and political solution that honors will of Syrian people
4 week 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 civilians4 week ago
Syrian UN delegate listening to Trump talk about Syria's use of chemical weapons against civilians
4 week ago
Trump attacks Iran role in Syria, Yemen, through Hezbollah and internally. Harshest language against Iran since 2007
SAA T-72M1s in DeirEzzor.4 week ago
SAA T-72M1s in DeirEzzor.
S. Idlib: RuAF/SyAF airstrikes destroyed pediatric clinic of Al-Tah, wounding medical staff and children.4 week ago
S. Idlib: RuAF/SyAF airstrikes destroyed pediatric clinic of Al-Tah, wounding medical staff and children.
4 week 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 Syria4 week 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 complex4 week 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 border4 week ago
Images: IAF missiles hit and down Syrian drone to the north of Arne village(SAA territory). Syria - Lebanon border
4 week 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.4 week 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.
4 week ago
SAA and allies took control of Ma'damiyah village southeast of Uqayribat, Hama
4 week 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, Idlib4 week 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.4 week ago
Antifa member in Raqqa.
Rebels burn photos of Bashar al-Assad after takeover of points in northern Hama4 week 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 Syria4 week ago
Infographic showing weapons tested by the Russian armed forces in Syria
4 week ago
Northern Hama: Air force Intelligence Groups Sahabat regiment and recently arrived Al Komeets Men have repelled rebels attacks
4 week ago
Aftermath of Russian/SyAF raids on Khan Sheikhoun Hospital. Ambulances and medicines visible.
4 week ago
FSA forces shoot down government drone circling in the skies of Jobar neighborhood
4 week ago
Russian Airstrikes hit Kafr Zeta town northern Hama
4 week 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 Nabl4 week 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 operations4 week ago
While Raqqa battle continues, HSNB and YPJ organize joint military training in Raqqa for future operations
4 week ago
SAA and allies capture 'Shulayshat' village near recent captured Um Teen Mu'allaq and Nabitiyah. East Homs countryside
4 week ago
Spox says Israeli army is "not looking to escalate" situation by retaliating "at this time."
4 week ago
The Israeli army has increased the alert level on the northern front after shooting an Iranian-made drone near Syria
4 week ago
Other reports also say the Israeli Air Force scrambled jets upon the drone's entry into Israeli airspace.
4 week ago
SVBIED attack conducted by HTS hits SAA soldiers and many killed and wounded reported at Maan
4 week ago
Israeli army says drone was Iranian, flown by Hezbollah militants. It took off from Damascus International Airport and fell inside Syria
4 week 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 194 week ago
Russian Forces shelled al Rahman Charity Hospital in al Tah village in Idlib, rendering it inoperable Sep 19
4 week ago
Israeli army launches a Patriot missile to intercept an unmanned aircraft flying over the Golan
4 week 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 Syria4 week ago
SAM Patriot missile launched from Safed against UAV that entered from Syria
4 week 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 border4 week 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, Raqqa4 week ago
The Dodge Da'esh 2000, Raqqa
Idlib: Syrian government Warplanes Bombard Tamanaa Town4 week ago
Idlib: Syrian government Warplanes Bombard Tamanaa Town
4 week 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 City4 week ago
Syrian government Warplanes Bombard Morek City
4 week 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 Syria4 week ago
Amaternity clinic was target in al-Tah, east of Khan Sheykhun Syria
4 week 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 border4 week ago
Iraqi Popular Mobilization Units (PMUs) in Akashat along the Iraq-Syria border
4 week ago
Two medics were killed as result of airstrike on Kafr Zita
4 week 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 Syria4 week 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 Nabl4 week 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 DeirEzzor4 week ago
Arab SDF field commander says they will continue progressing despite Russian/Syria government airstrike in DeirEzzor
Air strike in Southern Idlib4 week ago
Air strike in Southern Idlib
Airstrikes on Khan Shaykhun, Al Ltaminah and Hobait towns in Southern Idlib4 week ago
Airstrikes on Khan Shaykhun, Al Ltaminah and Hobait towns in Southern Idlib
Airstrike earlier today targeted Kafranbel  town4 week ago
Airstrike earlier today targeted Kafranbel town
4 week 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.4 week 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.4 week ago
New arrival of trucks loaded with supplies and U.S SOF military vehicles from KRG to North Syria via Semalka border crossing.
4 week ago
Opposition groups launched an offensive in Hama
4 week ago
4 killed in raids believed to be Russian on the town of Habit in rural Idlib # in Syria
4 week ago
Hezbollah-tied media claims to have repelled the offensive by the al-Qaeda-linked groups Syria
4 week 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 source4 week ago
Infographic: List of militia currently fighting for the Assad government in the Syrian Desert - Al Badia according to pro-opposition source