Unpublished material by Human Rights Watch reveals the bomb used in the Sarin attack on Khan Sheikhoun on April the 4th was a Soviet-made and air-dropped KhAB-250/500.

Map. History of Syria conflict

23 November 2017
6 month ago
@cihan_shekh: SDF's extensive operation launched to fully capture strategic Tabqa city tonight has been going on with success
Leaked video purports to show YPG/SDF forces in Raqqa countryside going into civilian houses looking to loot/steal, Raqqa Governorate, Syria.6 month ago
Leaked video purports to show YPG/SDF forces in Raqqa countryside going into civilian houses looking to loot/steal, Raqqa Governorate, Syria.
6 month ago
Clashes between the Free Syrian Army and the YPG/SDF on the axis of A'zaz -Maranaz, north of Aleppo.
Muslim Brotherhood Syria statement on Eastern Ghouta: - Refuse infighting, - Calls to form neutral gov, - Focus on Assad6 month ago
Muslim Brotherhood Syria statement on Eastern Ghouta: - Refuse infighting, - Calls to form neutral gov, - Focus on Assad
Remnants of government cluster munitions used on Saqba, East Ghouta earlier today6 month ago
Remnants of government cluster munitions used on Saqba, East Ghouta earlier today
Remnants of government cluster munitions used on Saqba, East Ghouta earlier today
6 month ago
Turkish artillery pounding YPG positions in Afrin with artillery
6 month ago
Howitzers and T-122 Sakarya MLRS is reportedly pounding YPG positions in Afrin
6 month ago
Jaysh al-Islam repelled an attempt by government-held forces to break into eastern Ghouta from the Rayhan front, Syria
Sources report 4 IDPs in Rubar Camp (5000 population) in Afrin countryside were injured as s result of shelling by Turkey-backed groups from A'zaz, rural Aleppo, Syria.6 month ago
Sources report 4 IDPs in Rubar Camp (5000 population) in Afrin countryside were injured as s result of shelling by Turkey-backed groups from A'zaz, rural Aleppo, Syria.
SAA pounding ISIS positions at Ash Shawmariyah, Eastern Homs6 month ago
SAA pounding ISIS positions at Ash Shawmariyah, Eastern Homs
Video of violent clashes of SAA with allies against ISIS near Mount Ash Shawmariyah in Eastern Homs6 month ago
Video of violent clashes of SAA with allies against ISIS near Mount Ash Shawmariyah in Eastern Homs
Video of violent clashes of SAA with allies against ISIS near Mount Ash Shawmariyah in Eastern Homs
More photos from the SAMS supported field hospital in the Damascus suburb of Erbin that was struck today by warplanes, east Ghouta, Syria.6 month ago
More photos from the SAMS supported field hospital in the Damascus suburb of Erbin that was struck today by warplanes, east Ghouta, Syria.
Cîhan, the spokesperson of the SDF-led military operation: 6 month ago
Cîhan, the spokesperson of the SDF-led military operation: "Tonight is the decisive night in Tabqa city".
6 month ago
This night is a decisive night because now we will try to clean up the rest of the city of the Tabqah from Daesh. - Cihan Sheikh Ahmed said.
Members of the SDF during sunset near Tabqa Dam.6 month ago
Members of the SDF during sunset near Tabqa Dam.
Geolocation of Syrian flag flying in Kafr Jana (found by @obretix)6 month ago
Geolocation of Syrian flag flying in Kafr Jana (found by @obretix)
6 month ago
Turkish armed forces start shelling on YPG positions in Afrin in Syria
6 month ago
MSF suspends operations in East Ghouta after being attacked by armed rebels
Assad government flag raised by the Russian forces on the border with Turkey north of Afrin in Syria6 month ago
Assad government flag raised by the Russian forces on the border with Turkey north of Afrin in Syria
Daraa: satellite images show Al-Manshiyah district systematically flattened by airstrikes following advances by Bunian Marsous op. room.6 month ago
Daraa: satellite images show Al-Manshiyah district systematically flattened by airstrikes following advances by Bunian Marsous op. room.
6 month ago
FSA Levant Front source: Residential areas are being shelled in Azaz, the shelling is coming from YPG/SDF-held Maranez, north Aleppo, Syria.
The YPJ banner has been seen reportedly raised alongside the Syrian government flag at the SDF-controlled village of Ayn Daqnah [عين دقنة] in rural northern Aleppo, Syria.6 month ago
The YPJ banner has been seen reportedly raised alongside the Syrian government flag at the SDF-controlled village of Ayn Daqnah [عين دقنة] in rural northern Aleppo, Syria.
The YPJ banner has been seen reportedly raised alongside the Syrian government flag at the SDF-controlled village of Ayn Daqnah [عين دقنة] in rural northern Aleppo, Syria.
Central Division carried out an Inghimasi operation in the area of Zalin checkpoint, killing 7 pro-government forces and seizing weapons.6 month ago
Central Division carried out an Inghimasi operation in the area of Zalin checkpoint, killing 7 pro-government forces and seizing weapons.
6 month ago
Ha'yat Tahrir al-Sham destroyed an ATGM launcher in Tulaylat near al-Hader firing a guided missile, south Aleppo, Syria.
Unpublished material by Human Rights Watch reveals the bomb used in the Sarin attack on Khan Sheikhoun on April the 4th was a Soviet-made and air-dropped KhAB-250/500.6 month ago
Unpublished material by Human Rights Watch reveals the bomb used in the Sarin attack on Khan Sheikhoun on April the 4th was a Soviet-made and air-dropped KhAB-250/500.
6 month ago
Chief of Staff of Syria's Armed Forces Ali Abdullah Ayoub is in Tehran today meeting his Iranian counterpart Mohammad Bagheri
6 month ago
Step News reports of negotiations between IS and the SDF/YPG in Tabqa in regards to opening a route for IS to withdraw from its remaining positions in Taqba towards Deir ez-Zor.
Russian Navy's Tapir Class LLC Nikolay Filchenkov 152 southbound on the Bosphorus towards the Mediterranean6 month ago
Russian Navy's Tapir Class LLC Nikolay Filchenkov 152 southbound on the Bosphorus towards the Mediterranean
Eleven FSA groups operating in the north of Syria among which some who claimed to be dissolved into Ahrar (incl. US-backed al-Hamza brigade) released a statement from the former Fatah Halab Op Room Twitter account declaring Hay'at Tahrir al-Sham in east Ghouta as IS and advising Faylaq al-Rahman to side with Jaysh al-Islam.6 month ago
Eleven FSA groups operating in the north of Syria among which some who claimed to be dissolved into Ahrar (incl. US-backed al-Hamza brigade) released a statement from the former Fatah Halab Op Room Twitter account declaring Hay'at Tahrir al-Sham in east Ghouta as IS and advising Faylaq al-Rahman to side with Jaysh al-Islam.
IS say they are storming several YPG/SDF positions in the eastern al-Kabr village in north western Deir ez-Zor, Syria.6 month ago
IS say they are storming several YPG/SDF positions in the eastern al-Kabr village in north western Deir ez-Zor, Syria.
Location of Russian convoy in Afrin canton near Barsaya mountain fortifications. 10km from Ru base in Kafr6 month ago
Location of Russian convoy in Afrin canton near Barsaya mountain fortifications. 10km from Ru base in Kafr
Turkey already removed border wall panels at the Akçakale-Tal Abyad border 7 weeks ago  and  replacing them with steel sliding doors6 month ago
Turkey already removed border wall panels at the Akçakale-Tal Abyad border 7 weeks ago and replacing them with steel sliding doors
Pulling a child from the rubble alive by @SyriaCivilDef after Syrian-Russian airstrike targeted Hamouriyah neighborhoods.6 month ago
Pulling a child from the rubble alive by @SyriaCivilDef after Syrian-Russian airstrike targeted Hamouriyah neighborhoods.
6 month ago
Industrial zone in Baniyas to enter service soon. UN is helping by financing supplying electricity to the zone
Turkey digging trenches  and  setting up positions in Akçakale along the border across form Tal Abyad6 month ago
Turkey digging trenches and setting up positions in Akçakale along the border across form Tal Abyad
Local sources: Russian troops are deployed to these SDF frontlines with TR-backed FSA in Afrin canton: Maraanaz, Ayn Daqnah and Tall Jijan.6 month ago
Local sources: Russian troops are deployed to these SDF frontlines with TR-backed FSA in Afrin canton: Maraanaz, Ayn Daqnah and Tall Jijan.
SyAAF conducted several airstrikes on Irbin town6 month ago
SyAAF conducted several airstrikes on Irbin town
Heavy artillery shelling and missiles targeted the city of Al-Lathamneh and its surroundings6 month ago
Heavy artillery shelling and missiles targeted the city of Al-Lathamneh and its surroundings
Heavy artillery shelling and missiles targeted the city of Al-Lathamneh and its surroundings
The @SyriaCivilDef extinguishes fire in an apartment after an air strike targeted Erbin city, Damascus countryside.6 month ago
The @SyriaCivilDef extinguishes fire in an apartment after an air strike targeted Erbin city, Damascus countryside.
SAA T-72M1 in DeirEzzor.6 month ago
SAA T-72M1 in DeirEzzor.
6 month ago
Pro-Syrian government deputy editor of al-Masdar News Paul Antonopoulos ([email protected]) was forced to resign over racist comments.
Syria: Sham Front and Ahrar al-Sham visit Kurdish village of Susenbat in north Aleppo countryside: outreach to Kurdish tribal figures.6 month ago
Syria: Sham Front and Ahrar al-Sham visit Kurdish village of Susenbat in north Aleppo countryside: outreach to Kurdish tribal figures.
Faylaq al-Rahman releases a statement condemning abuses to humanitarian and service organisations in east Ghouta, thanking them for their, work and promising to continue to support them.6 month ago
Faylaq al-Rahman releases a statement condemning abuses to humanitarian and service organisations in east Ghouta, thanking them for their, work and promising to continue to support them.
6 month ago
A new statement from Iran on Derik/Sinjar strikes: We recommend that these actions do not take place, for them to stop.
Jaysh al-Islam statement claiming that they won't attack medical centres and they will try to defend them and that they ask Faylaq al-Rahman to stop Hay'at Tahrir al-Sham as 6 month ago
Jaysh al-Islam statement claiming that they won't attack medical centres and they will try to defend them and that they ask Faylaq al-Rahman to stop Hay'at Tahrir al-Sham as "they are the ones who are attacking such places in areas under the control of Faylaq al-Rahman", east Ghouta, Syria.
Explosion at Jaysh al-Islam arms depot in Babisqa, Idlib6 month ago
Explosion at Jaysh al-Islam arms depot in Babisqa, Idlib
6 month ago
Hürriyet reporting areas of Akçakale - Tel Abyad/Gire Spi border prepared for crossing of armoured vehicles.
FSA Central Division - TOW ATGM strike on government fuel tank truck at Ma'an Hama6 month ago
FSA Central Division - TOW ATGM strike on government fuel tank truck at Ma'an Hama
FSA Central Division - TOW ATGM strike on government fuel tank truck at Ma'an Hama
6 month ago
Jaish al-Thuwar repelled an attack on Tel Madiq and Qul Suruj villages
While Tabqah is on the verge of liberation, 5 thousand IDPs reached secured areas and are in need of urgent humanitarian aid.6 month ago
While Tabqah is on the verge of liberation, 5 thousand IDPs reached secured areas and are in need of urgent humanitarian aid.
The black flag of ISIS has been taken down in the city of Tabqa as the SDF near full liberation of the city.6 month ago
The black flag of ISIS has been taken down in the city of Tabqa as the SDF near full liberation of the city.
Russian troops on border with Turkey in Afrin6 month ago
Russian troops on border with Turkey in Afrin
Video of Russian troops deployed to Afrin canton borders with Turkey.6 month ago
Video of Russian troops deployed to Afrin canton borders with Turkey.
Airstrikes on Tishreen district of Damascus6 month ago
Airstrikes on Tishreen district of Damascus
Airstrikes on Tishreen district of Damascus
SAMS hospital in Erbin eastern Ghouta was attacked by Syrian air force. 2 fatalities at least from the neighbors.6 month ago
SAMS hospital in Erbin eastern Ghouta was attacked by Syrian air force. 2 fatalities at least from the neighbors.
Al Nasar Army: targeting SAA and their allies in Halfaya, North Hama6 month ago
Al Nasar Army: targeting SAA and their allies in Halfaya, North Hama
Al Nasar Army: targeting SAA and their allies in Halfaya, North Hama
6 month ago
SDF in Tabqa seized: 3 Tanks, 52 shells, two BMB vehicles, an armored vehicle and a fire truck, mines and alot of ammo
Video of the US troops in Qamishlo, today.6 month ago
Video of the US troops in Qamishlo, today.
Destruction in Kafr Batna after heavy aerial shelling6 month ago
Destruction in Kafr Batna after heavy aerial shelling
Destruction in Kafr Batna after heavy aerial shelling
Ahrar al-Sham statement criticising Jaysh al-Islam for the start of infighting in east Ghouta calling on them to stop their assault and requesting them to come to a Sharia court in the next 24 hours, east Ghouta, Syria.6 month ago
Ahrar al-Sham statement criticising Jaysh al-Islam for the start of infighting in east Ghouta calling on them to stop their assault and requesting them to come to a Sharia court in the next 24 hours, east Ghouta, Syria.
6 month ago
SDF Commander Hevdilî: "90% of Tabqa city is in our control, and clashes are still ongoing".
Warplanes targeted civilians in Kafr Batna, Eastern Ghouta6 month ago
Warplanes targeted civilians in Kafr Batna, Eastern Ghouta
Al Rahman corps targeted building with pro-Assad fighters inside in Jobar6 month ago
Al Rahman corps targeted building with pro-Assad fighters inside in Jobar
The main goal of Russian force in Afrin - to protect YPG from Turkish attacks6 month ago
The main goal of Russian force in Afrin - to protect YPG from Turkish attacks
6 month ago
Dead and wounded among civilians amid intense raids on Hamoryah, Eastern Ghouta
Pictures of US troops in Qamishlo, today6 month ago
Pictures of US troops in Qamishlo, today
Russian soldiers arrived in Afrin to built two more Bases6 month ago
Russian soldiers arrived in Afrin to built two more Bases
Pictures inside the old city of Tabqa taken earlier today6 month ago
Pictures inside the old city of Tabqa taken earlier today
SDF captured another SVBIED belonging to ISIS in Tabqa city after the clashes ended.6 month ago
SDF captured another SVBIED belonging to ISIS in Tabqa city after the clashes ended.
6 month ago
Significant progress in Qaboun by SAA as operation ongoing to separate Teshreen neighborhood
6 month ago
British ISIS defector says 300 UK fighters still in Syria and Iraq, fears of plot attacks after several foiled
.@AFP correspondent @Delilsouleman was inside Tabqa yesterday  and  took this iconic photo of SDF fighter tearing down IS flag6 month ago
[email protected] correspondent @Delilsouleman was inside Tabqa yesterday and took this iconic photo of SDF fighter tearing down IS flag
6 month ago
Syria: Acc to SOHR, SDF had squeezed IS into 3 districts last night: Ishtirakiyah, Hurriyah, Wahdah. This AM, IS withdrew from Ishtirakiyah
SDF captured 3 SVBIEDs belonging to ISIS in Tabqa city after the clashes ended6 month ago
SDF captured 3 SVBIEDs belonging to ISIS in Tabqa city after the clashes ended
SDF doing one last sweep up of the last remnants of ISIS militants in this building in the city centre of Tabqa city.6 month ago
SDF doing one last sweep up of the last remnants of ISIS militants in this building in the city centre of Tabqa city.
6 month ago
SDF official today said the 'old Tabqa' has been liberated, 'but there are still two districts left and the Dam'
Jaysh al-Islam releases what they claim is a Jabhat Fateh al-Sham (an old group for some elements in now HTS) paper encouraging assassination and kidnapping of its rivals in east Ghouta, Syria.6 month ago
Jaysh al-Islam releases what they claim is a Jabhat Fateh al-Sham (an old group for some elements in now HTS) paper encouraging assassination and kidnapping of its rivals in east Ghouta, Syria.
6 month ago
Syrian Democratic Forces (SDF) have completely taken over Tabqah, west of Raqqa, from the Islamic State
Heavy fighting in three districts of Tabqa city between SDF and ISIS. Map shows current situation.6 month ago
Heavy fighting in three districts of Tabqa city between SDF and ISIS. Map shows current situation.
6 month ago
IS fighters withdraw into last two districts as US-backed forces advance Syria's Tabqa
From Novorossiysk, Rus. flag RORO Sparta III transits Bosphorus en route to Tartus Syria carrying military equipment6 month ago
From Novorossiysk, Rus. flag RORO Sparta III transits Bosphorus en route to Tartus Syria carrying military equipment
.@4chan users planning to hack Syria related Twitter accounts via user's email6 month ago
[email protected] users planning to hack Syria related Twitter accounts via user's email
Syrian Civil Defence statement on recent deliberate attacks against Syrian Civil Defence centres such as the one where 8 SCD volunteers were killed recently in Kafr Zita, rural Hama, Syria.6 month ago
Syrian Civil Defence statement on recent deliberate attacks against Syrian Civil Defence centres such as the one where 8 SCD volunteers were killed recently in Kafr Zita, rural Hama, Syria.
Hay'at Tahrir al-Sham claims that Jaysh al-Islam is shooting up towards residential buildings in Kafr Batna in eastern Ghouta, injuring its residents.6 month ago
Hay'at Tahrir al-Sham claims that Jaysh al-Islam is shooting up towards residential buildings in Kafr Batna in eastern Ghouta, injuring its residents.
6 month ago
Heavy clashes on the front of Zayat between rebels and the government in eastern Ghouta amidst heavy artillery fire by the government hitting the rebel-controlled regions, Damascus, Syria.
Jaysh aI-Islam apologises for shooting at demonstrators in Irbin and claim that they will punish the rebel who shot at the protestors. They mention that they are providing medical services to the people affected by the incident and state that their stance is to preserve and uphold the revolution, even so far as to allowing people to protest even if they disagree with their motives.6 month ago
Jaysh aI-Islam apologises for shooting at demonstrators in Irbin and claim that they will punish the rebel who shot at the protestors. They mention that they are providing medical services to the people affected by the incident and state that their stance is to preserve and uphold the revolution, even so far as to allowing people to protest even if they disagree with their motives.
Syria Homs Number of People who left Waer Homs today to Idlib was 2041 which included 809 militants which 327 were armed  and  482 unarmed6 month ago
Syria Homs Number of People who left Waer Homs today to Idlib was 2041 which included 809 militants which 327 were armed and 482 unarmed
6 month ago
A military source in Hay'at Tahrir al-Sham: HTS and Faylaq al-Rahman expelled (recaptured) "Hazreh and Jisreen" from Jaysh al-Islam in east Ghouta, Syria.
The Free Syrian Army targeted with mortar shells the YPG in the town of Meng and its military base north of Aleppo, Syria.6 month ago
The Free Syrian Army targeted with mortar shells the YPG in the town of Meng and its military base north of Aleppo, Syria.
6 month ago
Al-Jisr correspondent: Rebels have killed a number of government forces at the front of Zayat in eastern Ghouta, Damascus, Syria.
A Jaysh al-Islam fighter fires an AA gun in the air while people protest to stop infighting in eastern Ghouta, shouting 6 month ago
A Jaysh al-Islam fighter fires an AA gun in the air while people protest to stop infighting in eastern Ghouta, shouting "Shabiha, Shabiha" at Jaish al-Islam fighters.
A Jaysh al-Islam fighter fires an AA gun in the air while people protest to stop infighting in eastern Ghouta, shouting
Syrian rebel faction Usud al-Sharqiya use Google Earth to discredit claims by Syrian government media that their forces are advancing in the Syrian desert against the FSA.6 month ago
Syrian rebel faction Usud al-Sharqiya use Google Earth to discredit claims by Syrian government media that their forces are advancing in the Syrian desert against the FSA.
6 month ago
One of the injured today after Jaysh al-Islam opened fire on protesters is Dr Ali al-Omar, one of the few if not the only neurologist in the besieged eastern Ghouta region, Damascus, Syria.
New Liwa al-Moutasim training montage. Lots of well-equipped fighters in this video.6 month ago
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New Liwa al-Moutasim training montage. Lots of well-equipped fighters in this video.
New Liwa al-Moutasim training montage. Lots of well-equipped fighters in this video.
First batch of Special Forces from FSA al-Mutasim Brigade finished their training in northern Aleppo countryside6 month ago
First batch of Special Forces from FSA al-Mutasim Brigade finished their training in northern Aleppo countryside
Jordan and US-backed Syrian rebels have expelled IS from large parts of Eastern Syria6 month ago
Jordan and US-backed Syrian rebels have expelled IS from large parts of Eastern Syria
IS Jaysh Khalid Ibn Walid shares pictures showing the activities of their religious police in the town of Tasil in Daraa, Syria.6 month ago
IS Jaysh Khalid Ibn Walid shares pictures showing the activities of their religious police in the town of Tasil in Daraa, Syria.
6 month ago
SAA capture area with several buildings south of electric station in Qaboun neighbourhood east of Damascus
SAA Republican Guard T-72AV in Qaboun.6 month ago
SAA Republican Guard T-72AV in Qaboun.
IS improvised IED factory captured by YPG in Tabqah city, West of Raqqah6 month ago
IS improvised IED factory captured by YPG in Tabqah city, West of Raqqah
SyAAF Mi-25 over Daraa today.6 month ago
SyAAF Mi-25 over Daraa today.
SDF capture some weapons and ammunition from ISIS militants in Tabqa.6 month ago
SDF capture some weapons and ammunition from ISIS militants in Tabqa.
The combat medics (YBT), always on frontline with SDF fighters, treat a badly wounded SDF fighter in Tabqa.6 month ago
The combat medics (YBT), always on frontline with SDF fighters, treat a badly wounded SDF fighter in Tabqa.
Lataminah area still intensively bombed, including by RuAF Su-25, northern Hama, Syria.6 month ago
Lataminah area still intensively bombed, including by RuAF Su-25, northern Hama, Syria.
Rebels fired 65 ATGMs in April, their highest since Summer 2016, 75% of ATGMs fired were in Hama province - 89% were TOW - 38% by FSA Jaysh al-Izza and 36% of the ATGM targets were armours.6 month ago
Rebels fired 65 ATGMs in April, their highest since Summer 2016, 75% of ATGMs fired were in Hama province - 89% were TOW - 38% by FSA Jaysh al-Izza and 36% of the ATGM targets were armours.
Jaysh al-Nasr targeting government positions in Helfaya and Shaliut checkpoint with Grads and a T-55, Hama, Syria.6 month ago
Jaysh al-Nasr targeting government positions in Helfaya and Shaliut checkpoint with Grads and a T-55, Hama, Syria.