SYRIA: In preparation for impending SDF operations on Raqqa, ISIS allows residents to shelter in rural areas CENTOM Commander Gen. Votel spent 11 hours inside Syria earlier today - flew to Kurdish held area to meet with Kurds and US advisors. FSA have now lost all recently captured territory from ISIS in Northern Aleppo after ISIS retake Tal Husein from them. While ISIL leaders are reduced to audiotapes in the dark, @CENTCOM commander GEN Votel was in Syria preparing push to RaqqaFootage: Jaysh al-Tahrir blew up a building with a YPG sniper position in Sheikh Maqsoud, Aleppo. For 70 days straight, residents of Maarat al-Numan have been protesting against Assad and al-Qaeda. Today's protest: Graphic footage of rebels moderately beheading a dead IS fighter in northern Aleppo.SAA take control of several points near Sayeda Sukaynah ع shrine in Daraya Damascus Attack on Houla HomsRaqqa: There is a migration happening from the center of the city of Raqqa toward nearby villages.5 security personnel killed and 5 others wounded in a car bomb targeted Asaiysh check-point near Tel Temer. IS-media preparing for speech "We want from every supporter 30-50 tweets on hashtag AlFurqan, to trend worldwide" Syrian air force keeps shelling Hayyan, some km N-W of Aleppo Heavy clashes since early AM between rebels and Assad forces/militias trying to advance into southern Daraya under intense rocket/shelling Reports multiple Russian airstrikes targeted Handarat Camp and vicinity of al-Kindi hospital in north rural Aleppo, Syria Furqan Brigades rebels pounding Assad positions in Brigade 121 in Kanaker, Daraa with a 130 mm gun Badr militiamen (Iraqis) in Sheikh Najjar, Aleppo According to the agency, Iranian @EnglishFars, French intelligence officer captured in Aleppo Ghouta: Syrian Rebels capture Assad regime fighter Bombardment on Daraya todaySDF Captured Al-Hishah from ISIS in Northern Raqqa Province and is 40km Away from Raqqa City. YPG has taken Al-Hishah from ISIS in Raqqa's countryside SyAA soldier with a Chinese TS-504 troposcatter communication system today, unknown location Shelling of Sheikh Meqsud by rebelsHezbollah leader promises more fighters to Syria Important audio statement by ISIS Caliph Abu Bakr al-Baghdadi will be released shortlySyAF jets attack Harasta and Bezina in the Damascus' al-GhoutaAfter top Hezbollah commander killed in Syria, Nasrallah says group to send more troops Besieged Daraya is under attack again by Syrian governmentISIS accounts now saying the Furqan foundation will release a speech by Abu Bakr al-Baghdadi

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21 May 2016
FSA have now lost all recently captured territory from ISIS in Northern Aleppo after ISIS retake Tal Husein from them.
Footage: Jaysh al-Tahrir blew up a building with a YPG sniper position in Sheikh Maqsoud, Aleppo.
For 70 days straight, residents of Maarat al-Numan have been protesting against Assad and al-Qaeda. Today's protest:
Graphic footage of rebels moderately beheading a dead IS fighter in northern Aleppo.
Attack on Houla Homs
Syrian air force keeps shelling Hayyan, some km N-W of Aleppo
Badr militiamen (Iraqis) in Sheikh Najjar, Aleppo
Ghouta: Syrian Rebels capture Assad regime fighter
Bombardment on Daraya today
SyAA soldier with a Chinese TS-504 troposcatter communication system today, unknown location
Shelling of Sheikh Meqsud by rebels
Hezbollah leader promises more fighters to Syria
After top Hezbollah commander killed in Syria, Nasrallah says group to send more troops
Besieged Daraya is under attack again by Syrian government