Rocket shelling by pro-Assad forces targets the town of Haas and the village of Kafr Owaid in the southern countryside of Idlib in conjunction with the flight of Russian reconnaissance aircraft overhead

Map. History of Syria conflict

19 October 2019
Machine gun fire has ceased in Raqqa. SDF patrolling area of clashes in APCs.
There is no electricity in Raqqa now. People are scared. Net weak. There are clashes in city. ISIS is attacking targets in Raqqa. @akhbar
SDF: Large Turkish military build-up is being recorded near the border
1 week ago
Erdogan's aide: Turkish and Syrian armed groups will cross the border soon
Security source: More than 50 armed Daesh group in Raqqa are launching a coordinated attack to control AlBasel base in center of the city. AlBasel is an important area, the cells are trying to control security centers, inspection points and self-defense forces
U.S. Senator Lindsey Graham:To the Turkish Government: You do NOT have a green light to enter into northern Syria. There is massive bipartisan opposition in Congress, which you should see as a red line you should not cross
Six explosions were carried out in the vicinity of Al - Basel roundabout in Raqqa near the center of the Internal Security Forces in the city
Daesh takes advantage of Imminent Turkish invasion 3x ISIS suicide bombings on our military positions in Raqqa, clashes still ongoing
US and Kurdish officials say they expect Turkey to launch an attack on northeast Syria within the next 24 hours. This comes after the administration spent the last 48 hours backpedaling Trump's initial statement Sunday night.
Local sources in Raqqa say a group of ISIS cells are currently surrounding a security headquarters in the city amid clashes with local police officers. Explosions are also heard from the nearby al-Basel square.
Second batch of the Turkish backed National Army (3rd Corps) arrived in Akçakale.
Tel Rifaat: Turkish army is shelling Shaykh Hilal village, south of Tel-Rifaat city with artillery
Clashes between the Turkish-backed armed groups and Kurdish units on the fronts of Kafr Khashir and Marnaaz north of Aleppo.
[email protected] -"Unfortunately, Turkey has chosen to act unilaterally. As a result we have moved the US forces in northern Syria out of the path of potential Turkish incursion to ensure their safety. We have made no changes to our force presence in Syria at this time"
Pentagon spokesman: U.S. moved its forces away from the possible course of the Turkish military operation in northern Syria
Syrian Intelligence arrested Mr. Mohammed Ali Sayegh, a member of the Constitutional Committee at the Syrian border with Lebanon. Mr. Mohamed, a member of the Constitutional Committee for the opposition
1 week ago
Turkish Ministry of Defense: "Our army is ready for Operation Safe Zone."
[email protected] & @ChrisCoons have sent a letter requesting a Senators-only briefing from the Departments of Defense & State & the intelligence community on the decision to withdraw US troops from northern Syria citing "severe consequences" to US national interest
Pro-Assad forces target the town of Tahtaya in the southern countryside of Idlib with heavy artillery
Massive U.S. mil airlift in/out Al Azraq airbase, Jordan since Trump Syria withdrawal announcement - six cargo 747s, air Atlas and Western Global, from yesterday1 week ago
Massive U.S. mil airlift in/out Al Azraq airbase, Jordan since Trump Syria withdrawal announcement - six cargo 747s, air Atlas and Western Global, from yesterday
Rocket shelling by pro-Assad forces targets the town of Haas and the village of Kafr Owaid in the southern countryside of Idlib in conjunction with the flight of Russian reconnaissance aircraft overhead
1 week ago
The Turkish military is shelling one of SDF points on Sere Kaniye Border with Turkey. There were no injuries. SDF didn't respond to this unprovoked attack
Trump admin. will give a top-secret level briefing to House staff at 3 p.m. ET today and a 4:30 p.m. ET briefing to Senate staff on the current situation in Northeast Syria, multiple congressional sources tell @NBCNews
Turkish Armed Forces reconnaissance flights in Northern Syria continue
The Central Bank of Syria has ordered a freeze on the bank accounts of Tarif Al-Akhras, one of the country's most powerful businessmen and a relative of Asma Al-Assad, as well as on those of several other prominent businessmen
Tel Rifaat: YPG "Afrin Liberation forces" has shelled the village "Marimeen" in Azaz region with a number of artillery shells in response of Turkish shelling in Tel-Rifaat area
Tel Rifaat: Turkish army has shelled the village "Al-Malikiya" and "Shewarxa Guzan" in Tel-Rifaat region (Sherawa) with heavy artillery
Senator Lindsey Graham: If Turkey moves into northern Syria, sanctions from hell – by Congress – will follow. Wide, deep, and devastating sanctions
1 week ago
Putin discussed with the Security Council of the Russian Federation developments in northeast Syria
U.S. administration is holding a top-secret level briefing on Syria this afternoon for House and Senate staff, per two congressional sources. Katie Wheelbarger, acting assistant secdef for international security affairs, is leading briefing
KRG calls on Turkey, as a member of the Global Coalition, to avoid any initiative that would undermine the progress made against ISIS, including jeopardising the secure detention of terrorist fighters - Statement
1 week ago
Turkish Parliament extends authorisation given to Turkish President for military operations on foreign territories for another year
Turkish army continues to ship tanks to the Syrian border1 week ago
Turkish army continues to ship tanks to the Syrian border
Photo: Preparations of "Peace Spring" operation. artillery visible
Turkish drone in northern Syria circling over SDF territory west of Tell Abyad1 week ago
Turkish drone in northern Syria circling over SDF territory west of Tell Abyad
Pro-Assad has targeted the road linking the villages of Al-Ankawi and Qleideen, west of Hama with ATGM Kornet
Joint Statement of Egypt, Greece and Cyprus: We strongly condemn any Turkish attempt to undermine the territorial integrity of Syria
US official tells @NBCNews no US troops have left Syria. They are not packing. No orders to pack. So, Trump's apparent green light to Turkey for a military operation against the Kurds has trigged confusion and panic, but not real change, for now
Trump: We have never abandoned the Kurds in Syria
1 week ago
[email protected]: ..understands that while we only had 50 soldiers remaining in that section of Syria, and they have been removed, any unforced or unnecessary fighting by Turkey will be devastating to their economy and to their very fragile currency. We are helping the Kurds financially/weapons
1 week ago
[email protected]: We may be in the process of leaving Syria, but in no way have we Abandoned the Kurds, who are special people and wonderful fighters. Likewise our relationship with Turkey, a NATO and Trading partner, has been very good. Turkey already has a large Kurdish population and fully
1 week ago
Turkey's main opposition CHP leader says party will support parliament motion for extension of military operations in Syria, Iraq
Turkish helicopters fly near the city of Tall Abyad in the northern Raqqa countryside
4x TAF drones inc. Bayraktar & Anka overflying northern Raqqa & border areas. So far increased surveillance continues, there are also some TuAF F16s in the air
The arrival of the first batch of the Turkish-backed armed factions from areas west to Euphrates just to the city of Akcakale border in southern Turkey opposite the town of Tal Abyad north of Raqqa
Turkish Military UAV TCS8 active over northern Syria in Northern Raqqa1 week ago
Turkish Military UAV TCS8 active over northern Syria in Northern Raqqa
1 week ago
British Foreign Office: We made clear to Turkey the need to avoid any unilateral military action in northern Syria
Iranian Pouya Air Ilyushin IL-76TD EP-PUS tracking near Homs Syria, EP-PUS was visiting Moscow just a couple days ago
Video of Turkish-backed armed groups heading towards SDF lines near Manbij
Ahrar Sharqiyah made entrance into the Turkish territory to participate in the possible  operation1 week ago
Ahrar Sharqiyah made entrance into the Turkish territory to participate in the possible operation
Kobane: The arrival of the military convoy of the international coalition base in Al-Jalabiyah, Kobane countryside. The reinforcements were sent yesterday evening and were loaded with military vehicles, logistic and military equipment
Turkish army's commando shipment continues for the operation to be performed in the east of Euphrates.
Artillery shelling by the pro-Assad forces targets Umm al-Seer village south of Idlib
The Turkish army delivered 50 vehicles to the Syrian border troops
Movement in Jarablus of Turkish backed armed groups going towards the Aoun checkpoint
Turkish-backed armed groups are preparing to move towards the border gates for the operation east of the Euphrates. They will enter Turkey for the operation.
1 week ago
Helicopters target Al-Kabina area of Lattakia countryside with barrel bombs
The Commander-in-Chief of the Syrian Democratic Armed Forces, Mazlum Abdi: "We are considering a partnership with Syrian President Bashar al-Assad, with the aim of fighting Turkish forces."
Pro-Assad forces shell the town of Al Tah and its outskirts in the eastern countryside of Idlib with artillery
US ISR Super King Air 350 orbiting over Hasakah
1 week ago
The Guardian understands that the SAS and French special forces present in Northern Syria would be tasked with securing the camp perimeters if the Kurds withdrew. Any kind of SDF-Turkish handover of prisoners seems far-fetched at this point
SAA lieutenant was killed by a sniper in Al-Karakat area west of Hama
Agence France-Presse: Iranian Foreign Minister informs his Turkish counterpart Iran's opposition to any military action in northern Syria
"I've told President Ergogan I hope he's going to treat everybody with respect," @POTUS, in the room with military leaders, says in reply to a reporter's question
Turkish military movement in Kilis1 week ago
Turkish military movement in Kilis
1 week ago
The Turkish defence ministry has posted a tweet saying all preparations for a possible military operation into northeastern Syria are completed
White House: Turkey will be responsible for the security of civilians and any humanitarian assistance
1 week ago
Deir ez-Zor Eastern countryside: Helicopter flights of the International Coalition over the eastern countryside of Deir Ezzor
A Turkish Armed Forces convoy is making entrance at Jarabulus.1 week ago
A Turkish Armed Forces convoy is making entrance at Jarabulus.
Trump: If Turkey takes any step beyond its borders, we can harm it and harm its economy
"We're going to be watching Turkey," adds @POTUS
Trump: We have only 50 soldiers in northern Syria
Trump on European countries not taking ISIS fighters from Syria: "Unfortunately, like NATO, they take advantage."
US secretary of state Pompeo talked with his UK counterpart on phone about the Turkish military operation in Syria
Sputnik Agency: Turkish vehicles and armored vehicles entered the gate of Jarablus towards Manbij countryside
"Syrian National Army" commander: We will not allow pro-Assad forces to enter Manbij. We'il be in town soon.
Turkish aircraft flying near the border with Dêrika Hemko
1 week ago
Reports of airstrike near the syrian-turkish border in Dêrik (al-Malikiya) and Tewil hill are false and misleading, no airstrike was reported in the areas mentioned.
1 week ago
@JZarif and Turkish counterpart Mevlut Çavusoglu discuss latest developments in northeastern Syria (i.e. reports of Turkish strikes on Kurdish positions) in phone conversation
Reportedly airstrike hit near this location. Journalist @KoyluogluAziz says "Turkish warplanes have bombarded the Mount Çiyayê Spî opposite of Semalka in Kurdistan region
Syrian Observatory: Turkish forces fire two shells on a group that tried to cross to the Turkish side
Coalition military trucks carrying aid and equipments enters northeastern Syria from Kurdistan region - SOHR
Syrian Observatory: Turkish planes fly over the border triangle between Turkey, Syria and Iraq
1 week ago
[email protected]: Turkey targeting Kurdish positions in Tal Tawil in Al-Malkiyah
Local source confirm that no YPG or SDF were targeted, report of SDF casualties are false.
The Turkish bombing took place near Khanke which is an Ezidi village and near a refugee camp that holds many orphanages of the ISIS genocide
Turkey army started bombing near border of Northern Syria and Turkey
1 week ago
Pro-Assad forces renew their shelling with heavy artillery of Jazraia town of Aleppo southern countryside.
Turkish Military TCS01 UAV active close to northwest Syria border. 1916z
Tanks were delivered by the Turkish Armed Forces to the Syrian border.
Reports of Turkish artillery shelling of sites of Kurdish units in the countryside of the border town of Malikiyah between Turkey and Syria north of Hasakah
Operations Waharid Al Muminin targeting locations of pro-Assad forces in the village of Naour Shatah in Al-Ghab plain Hama western countryside with Grad rockets
This airstrike come one hour after International Coalition has sent reinforcements to U.S-backed Syrian democratic forces. According to local source, mortars were fired near the Syrian-Iraqi border.
Syria: video showing Turkish Air Force targeting area of Semalka border crossing with Iraq (used to transfer supplies)
Senior US defence official tells: We disconnected the Turkish millitary from our ISR system (Intelligence, Surveillance & Reconnaissance) and the air tasking order (ATO) (Joint Forces Air Component Commander controls air forces within a joint operations environment)
Turkish Air forces carried out airstrikes near Semalka border crossing.
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