Pro-Assad forces located in al-Hobeit town target Kafranbel city of Idlib countryside with artillery shells and rockets
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Deputy Chief of US EU Forces Lit. Gen. Stephen Twitty and Lit. Gen. Thomas Bergeson Deputy Chief of the US Central Forces, have arrived in Şanliurfa to conduct examinations along the Syrian border
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HTS arrested nactivist Ahmad Rahhal. They took him from his house in Idlib city, because he published a video against HTS
Rebels confront pro-Assad forces attempt to advance towards Rukban camp in the eastern Homs countryside
Artillery shelling from pro-Assad forces' points located in Hama countryside targets Tarmla town south of Idlib
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Concrete block shipment to Şanlıurfa Syrian border.
The United Nations holds countries responsible for the recovery of their nationals, especially children, from conflict zones in Syria
UN: Syrian government planes and their Russian allies launched a bloody campaign that could also reach the level of war crimes
Air strikes by US-led coalition forces in Syria this year may amount to war crimes - UN report
13 former national security professionals inclu. @brett_mcgurk, former NYPD & LAPD Police Comm. @CommissBratton, former MI6 CT Dir @rmdbarrett & former US Nat'l Counterterrorism directors @NicholasRasmu15 & @MatthewGOlsen send open letter urging action on ISIS detainees
The TFSA is currently shelling Harbul with mortars and light rockets
Raqqa: Anti-terror units belonging to Syrian democratic forces has raided the village "Al-Mustariha", east of Raqqa. At least three militants were captured and charged on communicating with the Free Syrian Army.
"We've got to have some focused priorities & alHol is really critical" per @brett_mcgurk speaking at @BrookingsInst, adding SDF doesn't have the resources to deal with this "I hope the US steps up to this bcs it's very serious. It's central to our national security interests"
alHol "is a problem" per McGurk [alQaida in Iraq leader Abu Musab al-] Zarqawi was in a Jordan ian prison. He was in a US military prison facility. [ISIS leader Abu Bakr al] Baghdai was in a US military prison facility. We know what happens in these prisons"
"We have this camp in alHol in which truly the next generation, the current generation & the future generation of militants are there & it's getting very little attention" per @brett_mcgurk
"That mission alone is going to be extremely challenging" @brett_mcgurk says of dealing ISIS a lasting defeat "You have a camp like alHol with 70,000 people part of which is like Jihad-land" per @brett_mcgurk "We're putting very little resources into that"
"We want to see all Iran ian commando forces leave.see the Assad government fundamentally change the way he governs his country. We want to ensure the enduring defeat of ISIS" per @brett_mcgurk "You got to got to really resource a campaign like that & it's not resourced"
"Those are some big objectives & we have our hands full just in NE Syria" @brett_mcgurk told @BrookingsInst
Today, the State Department designated Hurras al-Din, an alQaida-affiliated group in Syria, as a Specially Designated Global Terrorist (SDGT)
Departure of @AmbJohnBolton from Trump administration, "I don't think it fundamentally changes that much," says former US anti-ISIS envoy @brett_mcgurk, adding even under ex Nat'l Security Adviser HR McMaster "the level of connection to the Oval Office was always questionable"
A clear warning by Israeli army Chief of Staff Lt.-Gen. Aviv Kochavi: The Israeli army will not allow Iran to entrench itself in Syria or develop accurate missiles in Lebanon."
The Foreign Secretary @DominicRaab says it is clear that Iran has broken its assurance that the tanker Adrian Darya 1 (formerly Grace 1) would not deliver its oil to Syria. He has summoned the Iranian ambassador to the FCO in protest
Britain: Iran reneged on its promises on the tanker Adrian Daraya, which was transferred to Syria
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The Shahid Ammar Sheikh Academy has graduated its third class for the Raqqa Military Council. The course consisted of 185 members and lasted for 60 days
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Hasakah: After months of monitoring and surveillance, H.A.T anti-terror units with support of Asayîş ISF carried out an operation targeting one of ISIS terror leaders named "Abu Harith al-Iraqi". The terrorist tried to flee but H.A.T were able to eliminate him
John Bolton:that we're two weeks from UNGA, you can be sure Iran is working overtime on deception. Let's review the greatest hits, starting with the most recent. Iran denied the Adrian Darya-1 was headed to Syria, then confirmed today its oil was offloaded there
A civilian was killed due to artillery shelling by the pro-Assad forces targeting Jarjnaz town of Idlib countryside
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Shelling targeting Kafr Nabl town in southern Idlib
Turkish army: Negotiations with the US military delegation will continue tomorrow at the Joint Joint Operations Center in Akcakale
Meeting of Turkish General staff with U.S. Deputy Commander of European Forces Twitty and U.S. Deputy Central Command Commander Bergeson has finished
Manbij Military Council spox: "It is important to understand the fact that ISIS has been not ended, for it can thrive and organize itself at any moment. The battle with ISIS has not yet ended. Thus, we must maintain stability and create conditions for political solutions"
Erdogan: sending of 50 thousands of trucks of equipment and ammunition to militant groups in Syria seriously disturbs Turkey
Turkish President Erdogan: Turkey can not afford a new wave of refugees from Syria
Pro-Assad forces stationed in Khan Shaykhoun targeting Rakaya village with artillery
Turkish Vice President Aktay: The belief that Turkey will embrace a new wave of immigration if it starts is a completely wrong approach
Russian Ministry of Defense called reports that Russia violated the ceasefire in Idlib as fake news
Trukish Foreign Minister Çavuşoğlu: The US did not keep its promise because of its engagement with this terrorist organization (YPG), especially on the Manbij roadmap.
Turkish Foreign Minister: We want to work with Washington, but we are not satisfied with its approach in Syria
Turkish Foreign Minister Çavuşoğlu on US position on the east of the Euphrates issue: The steps taken or said to be taken are cosmetic steps
Turkish Foreign Minister: U.S. seeks to disrupt the agreement on the safe area in Syria
Israel PM Netanyahu and Russia's president Putin will meet Thursday in Sochi
Lattakia: Russian air raids on the Kabina axis in the northern countryside
Pro-Assad forces target the town of Hazarin south of Idlib with artillery shells
1 year ago
US Navy P8 Poseidon 169332 patrolling off the coast of Syria