Map. History of Syria conflict

20 September 2018
ISIS reports that it destroyed two SAA tanks in the Al-Suwayah area in the south-east of Al-Bukamal in the governorate of DeirEzzor
YPG have destroyed another military vehicle near Bulbul today.
RuAF Il-76 78840 on the way from Chkalovsky to Latakia (Hmeimim, Syria) (via Iran). Declared "Military cargo"
US State Department Spokesman Heather Nauert: We are following carefully what is happening in the eastern Ghouta
Deir ez-Zur Eastern countryside: The Assad government forces bring military reinforcements from the western village of Deir al-Zour to their positions in the eastern countryside of Deir al-Zour.
Deir ez-Zur Eastern countryside: At approximately 02:00 local time, helicopters of the international coalition forces targeted the perimeter of the Badia al-'Alouni camp in the eastern desert of Deir al-Zour, which led to panic and panic among the camp residents.
Deir ez-Zur Eastern countryside: Skirmishes between the Assad government and the SDF militia on the outskirts of Khasham village near the Koniku gas field since the morning.
Deir ez-Zur Eastern countryside: A number of ISIS elements were killed as a result of air strikes by the International Coalition near the oil well Al Mleh as they tried to sneak into the town of Shafa.
Deir ez-Zur Eastern countryside: ISIS is conducting a fierce attack on al-Jaabi area in the town of al-Bahra this morning.
Deir ez-Zur: Hear the sound of explosions coming from the northern entrance to the city of Deir Ezzor resulted from air raids of the international coalition targeted the sites of the Assad government
Deir ez-Zur: Hear the sound of explosions coming from the northern entrance to the city of Deir Ezzor resulted from air raids of the international coalition targeted the sites of the Assad government
The State Department: Russia does not support the ceasefire in Syria because it continues with the support of the Assad government
The Commanding General of @CJTFOIR, @IIICorps_CG visited SDF-held northern Syria again.
Eastern Damascus: ongoing massive bombardment tonight on Harasta fronts in conjunction with large assault by Assad forces.
S. Idlib: several SyAF airstrikes hit area of popular market of Khan Sheikhoun, killing several civilians. Town passed today under control of FSA Jaish Izza.
Eastern Damascus: video showing government Offensive on Harasta fronts backed by UR-77.
Eastern Damascus: RuAF and SyAF Su-24s bombing town of Irbeen.
Eastern Damascus: 3-floor building severely hit by bombardment collapsing in Duma.
In Syria, @CENTCOM's Gen Votel says US has "around 1,700 have been there" but adds don't generally talk about it in public
6 month ago
Also concerns about growing divisions in Syria: "As the caliphate goes away and the threat of ISIS is removed we will begin to see more of a return to the underlying challenges that really gave birth to this problem and the problems in the country" per Gen Votel
6 month ago
Concerns about SW Syria: "In these places down in the southwest particularly up in places like Idlib, these are becoming collection zones for a lot of unsavory organizations right here and eventually they are going to have to be dealt with," per @CENTCOM's Gen Votel
4 civilians were killed, and many others injured after aerial bombardment on residential neighborhoods in KhanShikhon city in Idlib countryside. @SyriaCivilDefe teams working to continue their rescue operations.
The #OperationOliveBranch Room says Anqaleh and Sinarah villages were captured from the YPG.
"The Syrian government itself has proved unwilling and unable to address this particular threat" per @CENTCOM's Votel "They have taken the pressure off of ISIS and created more problems for the coalition in dealing with this"
6 month ago
Legal basis for US presence is Syria "largely driven by the collective self defense of Iraq" per Gen Votel
"The principle reason we are in Syria is to defeat ISIS and that remains our sole and single task" per @CENTCOM's Gen Votel
"Either Russia has to admit it is not capable or that it doesn't want to play a role in ending the Syrian conflict" per Gen Votel "Their role is incredibly destabilizing at this point"
"Russia has failed to follow through on delivering the [Syrian] government in a number of different areas" including @UN ceasefire which Moscow helped draft, per @CENTCOM's Gen. Votel
Hundreds of ISIS fighters held by US partners in Iraq Syria, per @CENTCOM's Gen Votel - working with @StateDept and @TheJusticeDept
"These fighters that are able to depart these war zones are able to take with them experiences and tactics that could potentially be applied other places" per @CENTCOM's Votel "They have to the ability to bring others on board"
Afrin: 100 Shells Hit YPG Controlled Jinderes Since This Morning.
"That said, I think one of the most effective things that we can do in this particular area is build strong relationships" with Iraq military Syria Democratic Forces "to impede Iran's objectives in establishing lines of communications in these critical areas" per Gen Votel
"Countering Iran is not one of the coalition missions in Syria" per @Centcom's Gen Votel
6 month ago
Rebels 'on offensive' in Eastern Ghouta enclave: Russian defence ministry
"It is clear that Russia's interest in Syria are Russia's interests and not those of the wider international community" @CENTCOM's Gen Votel tells HASC
"Diplomatically and militarily, Moscow plays both arsonist and firefighter, fueling tensions among all parties in Syria - the Syrian government, Iran, Turkey, the Syrian democratic Forces, the UnitedStates and other coalition partners," warns @CENTCOM's Gen. Votel
International experts: North Korea supplied the Assad government with shipments of chemical weapons
6 month ago
Turkish deputy PM says Czech court ruling on @SalihMaslem Is a decision supporting terrorism
2 air raids on Irbin in Eastern Ghouta
Warplanes bombing civilian neighbourhoods of al-Latimineh town today
4 civilians killed in the bombing of the Syrian government on the Eastern Ghouta since the start of the today's truce
The @SyriaCivilDefe teams pulled 5 civilians out of the rubble and many other injured, caused by brutal air raids after midnight targeting their home in Misraba city in East Ghouta
A child was killed by artillery shelling of the government forces on the town of Jisrayn in eastern Ghouta
Syrian Civil Defense: an air strike on the residential neighborhoods in the town of Kafr Batna in the eastern Ghouta
Former co-chair of the Syrian Kurdish PYD Salih Muslim released in Prague
Salih Muslum, former co-chair of PYD, appears before a judge for the first time for a hearing to rule on his temporary detention in Prague, Czech Republic
HTS retreated from Kafr Jum in western Aleppo outskirts
UN spokesman calls for humanitarian truce throughout Syria for 30 days
Diplomatic sources: Organization for the Prohibition of Chemical Weapons investigate attacks in the Eastern Ghouta
6 month ago
PM Yıldırım: Despite UNSC decision, the Syrian government relaunched attacks on eastern Ghouta, there are serious allegations of chemical weapons use once again
PM Yıldırım on Turkey's extradition request of PKK/PYD leader Salim Muslum from Czechia: Today is a test for our NATO ally Czechia, we hope Czechs will show necessary solidarity in the fight against terror6 month ago
PM Yıldırım on Turkey's extradition request of PKK/PYD leader Salim Muslum from Czechia: Today is a test for our NATO ally Czechia, we hope Czechs will show necessary solidarity in the fight against terror
French Air Force Dassault Falcon 900 CTM0015 approaching Moscow Jean-Yves Le Drian meeting with Russia's top diplomat Sergey Lavrov about the Syria crisis
Activists: Two civilians were killed in Syrian government strikes on Eastern Ghouta
The opposition denies the Russian allegations that the militants bombed humanitarian corridors in the eastern Ghouta
6 month ago
The shelling of the humanitarian corridor in East Ghouta hinders the exit of civilians - Russian Federation Defense ministry
FSA affiliated groups in Eastern Ghouta send official letter to UNSC reaffirming that Nusra fighters ready to leave the enclave under UN supervision
6 month ago
UK may join US strikes against Syria if chemical weapon use proven: Foreign Minister Johnson
Artillery bombardment of the Syrian government forces on the city of Harasta in East Ghouta
Syrian government forces bombard Douma and Harasta cities with surface-to-surface missiles in Damascus countryside
YPG claim regained Omera Village in northern Afrin
US Department of State: Russia has the influence to stop these operations if it chooses to live up to its obligations under the UNSC ceasefire.
US Department of State: The government claims it is fighting militants, but is instead terrorizing hundreds of thousands of civilians with airstrikes, artillery, rockets, and a looming ground attack. The government's use of chlorine gas as a weapon only intensifies the misery of the civilian population.
US Department of State: The Syrian government, and its Russian and Iranian backers, continue to attack East Ghouta, a densely populated suburb of Damascus, despite the ceasefire called for by the United Nations Security Council.
Al Jazeera: aircraft belonging to the International coalition targeting a position of the government forces north of Deir al-Zour
Hezbollah launches a new video game - the Sacred Defense - which simulates the group's participation in the Syrian Civil War
Hezbollah launches a new video game - the Sacred Defense - which simulates the group's participation in the Syrian Civil War
Lataminah a year of RuAF-SyAF bombardment in 2 min (N. Hama - Syria).
6 month ago
"The president put the Assad government on notice some time and we continue to echo that message," says @PressSec. Syria
Al Rahman Corps: Russia's proposal of humanitarian corridors is pushing for forced displacement
YPG ATGM hit at Rajo district
Burnt out IAG Guardian destroyed during a raid on an SDF outpost. Ruined .30 caliber machine-gun beside the wreck.
UK summoning Russian Ambassador to discuss continued violations of UN-mandated ceasefire in Syria. Will also convene new Security Council session6 month ago
UK summoning Russian Ambassador to discuss continued violations of UN-mandated ceasefire in Syria. Will also convene new Security Council session
HTS expelled from 'Awayjil in western Aleppo
HTS forces have withdrawn from the border towns of Qah and Atmeh. Zinki and Ahrar forces are present.
Helicopter targets residential neighborhoods in the city of Duma in Eastern Ghouta with explosive barrels
Eastern Damascus: few pics from town of KafrBatna.
Russian warplanes targeted the city of Irbin in Eastern Ghouta with 2 air-raids
Unknown location
Jisr TV: Two civilians killed by government artillery shelling on Humaymah north of Homs
Helicopters targeting AL Shaffoniya in Eastern Ghouta with explosive barrels
ISIS in action against SDF forces near the village of Abu Hassan.
Jaysh al-Ahrar, previously defected from Ahrar al-Sham and later Tahrir al-Sham, emerging as a major power in Idlib after several battalions/groups joined it from Tahrir Al-Sham.
Turkish army helicopters have been bombing the town Jinderisse accompanied by heavy artillery shelling since the evening hours.
6 month ago
Russia says Syria army will abide the humanitarian truce in East Ghouta Damascus and will not attack 'terrorists'.
East Ghouta: some spoils captured by Jaish Islam.
[email protected] Ambassador @nikkihaley: We hope this UNSC ceasefire resolution will be a turning point, where Russia will join us in pushing for the political settlement to this conflict and take action to re-establish real accountability for the use of chemical weapons in Syria.
@USUN Amb @nikkihaley on Syria: Assad's bombing must stop. The ceasefire must be given a chance to work. The Assad government needs to stop its military activities around eastern Ghouta, and for once, allow humanitarian access to all of those who need it.
"Every single minute we wait, there are people dying," says @FedericaMog, urging that the UNSC resolution on a Syrian ceasefire is implemented immediately, with Russia, Iran and Turkey taking responsibility for that
EU foreign policy chief @FedericaMog is sending a letter today to Russia, Iran and Turkey insisting they use their influence to implement a full and immediate ceasefire in Syria
British delegate to the UN Security Council: Russian truce in Ghouta does not consider a commitment to the Security Council resolution
Jaysh al-Nasr says they shelled Hama Military Airport with Grad missiles
Syria People expelled HTS from Kafranbel town in south Idlib
6 month ago
Russian defense minister Shoigu says a humanitarian corridor will be opened in Eastern Ghouta for civilians to leave
6 month ago
Putin orders humanitarian pause in Syrian opposition-held eastern Ghouta to run daily from 9 am to 2 pm local time, Russian defense minister says
6 month ago
Russian Defense Minister: Putin orders a humanitarian truce in the eastern Ghouta
North-Eastern Damascus: Gvozdika on its way to the Capital crushed a mini-van at Baghdad CP. 10 casualties, among them Police officers.
Turkish army is heavily bombarding Pkk targets in the villages of Meydanki and Sheran, in Sheran area.
AA says TSK and FSA cut off contact of the YPG's land border with Turkey in Afrin after lberating Sinarah and Anqaleh.
France's Macron tells Erdogan Syria truce also applies to Afrin
After six hours of work, @SyriaCivilDefe teams pulled two children out of the rubble, caused by brutal air raids targeting their home in Duma city in East Ghouta
Russian TV airs video game as Syria war footage6 month ago
Russian TV airs video game as Syria war footage
Clashes between HTS and Syrian Liberation Front along highway between Maarrat al-Numan and Saraqib
6 month ago
Lavrov called reports on the use of chemical weapons in Eastern Ghouta as the provocation
SAA led by Republican Guard is making progress with SyAAF / RuAF support in Harasta farms on Hospitals axis in eastern Ghouta
Russia'n fighter jets above Damascus Eastern Ghouta
Russia'n fighter jets above Damascus Eastern Ghouta
Woman was killed as result of artillery shelling on Kafr Zita in Northern Hama
JTS controls the strategic Jabal al-Sheikh Barakat [West of Darat Izza] after expelling HTS militants
Macron told Erdogan in phone call that France's monitoring of humanitarian access and chemical weapons is "total and permanent"
Syrian ceasefire resolution should include Afrin operation - Macron
6 month ago
Lavrov: Russia forecasts new bursts of disinformation aimed at splitting up Syria.
6 month ago
Rebel coalition expelled HTS/Nusra from Qah and Salwa in western Aleppo
Russian aircrafts and SAA artillery bombing Kafr Zayta town and Sayyad village in North Hama
Russian aircrafts and SAA artillery bombing Kafr Zayta town and Sayyad village in North Hama
6 month ago
A truce in Syria will begin when all parties agree on the order of its introduction - Lavrov
6 month ago
HTS are withdrawing from Qah Idlib (near the Afrin border)
FSA/TSK advance on Shaykh al-Hadid town at border to Turkey west of Afrin
6 month ago
The situation in Syria and, in particular, East Ghouta causes extreme concern - Peskov
Eastern Damascus: town of Duma again hit by a barrage of Grad rockets.
Eastern Damascus: only on Hawash Dawahirah front Assad forces lost yesterday two T-72s, one MT-55 and dozens of fighters.
The HTS vehicles after a failed attempt to storm the town of Hazano Idlib, expelled by local residents and JTS
JTS fighters inside the city of Darat Izza, West Aleppo after the expulsion of HTS militants
Damascus will continue anti-terror op in East Ghouta - envoy
JTS hava captured Kafr Nasih town from HTS.
JTS control Darat Izza and 2 surrounding towns in N Aleppo after battles with HTS militants
Heavy clashes are ongoing near Ankale and Sinnarah.
The #OperationOliveBranch Room announced the control of Harmanlık village from the YPG.
Turkish media says Turkish security forces who are specialised in urban warfare, were deployed to Afrin.
6 month ago
Moscow is concerned by threats of use of force against Damascus
Syrian army shelling Al Shifoniya town in Eastern Ghouta
Dozens of missiles hit Duma, Harasta and Mudayrah since the morning
6 month ago
Turkish Armed Forces announced that the number of militants 'neutralised' during Operation Olive Branch rose to 2,059
Eastern Ghouta's health directorate says at least 18 victims were treated with water spray and oxygen after yesterday's alleged chlorine attack. One baby boy was killed, another 4-month-old is still on a ventilator.
Civil defense: 10 dead from one family in a Russian air strike on the city of Douma at dawn today
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