Iraqi Army soldiers beating up a man allegedly from al-Qadisiyah district, Mosul, after finding him in a mosque inside the city, Iraq.Islamic State's Amaq: IS-Sinai attacked an Egypt'ian army bus with 2 IEDs yesterday in Arish, killing/injuring 20. The moment an IS car bomb racing towards SDF positions near Mahmudli is blown up before it reaches its target, Raqqa Governorate, Syria. Islamic State said it carried out the bomb attack on the Syrian coastal city of Tartous that Syrian state media said killed two security officers. Islamic State said in an online statement claiming the attack that two of its members detonated car bombs. It did not say whether they were suicide attackers or provide any further details. Ex-suspect of Reina attack posted a picture from a police department saying "I just gave my testimony, please delete my pictures", Istanbul, Turkey.The Syrian Observatory for Human rights has documented since the Turkish-backed and begun Euphrates Shield campaign in northern Syria '277 civilians killed' from the 24th of August 2016 (Turkey's intervention) until today the first of January 2017. The civilian victims include 65 children and 38 women; in addition, dozens of others wounded by Turkish airstrikes and bombardment, northern Aleppo, Syria. Photos of Mahmudli town, captured this morning by the SDF after clashes with IS fighters, Raqqa Governorate, Syria.Surveillance footage captures Reina attacker's entrance to Reina nightclub last night, Istanbul, Turkey. 2 people injured, attacker fled the scene[Men on photo are not Istanbul nightclub attackers] New photos of the Istanbul nightclub attackerTurkey Istanbul - Man opens fire in a mosque in Istanbul's Sariyer district. At least 2 people injured. Attacker fled scene. Emerging reports of a gunman opening fire on an Istanbul mosque in the Sariyer area with a shotgun and is on the run, two injuries are reported. A picture allegedly showing Euphrates Shield forces inside a residential area in the city of al-Bab, Syria.Turkish PM denies reports that the Reina nightclub attack in Istanbul wore a Santa costume during the attack, Turkey. Bullets from Turkey nightclub attacker hit passing cars in Istanbul. ISIS has claimed credit for two suicide ops, one in Intisar, another in Sada, Mosul, allegedly killing 27 altogether. Iraq ISIS attacked and burned position of PMU in western Tal Afar ISIL claims they killed 11 Iraqi army soldiers and destroyed 3 Hummers in Northern MosulForeign victims of Istanbul attack include citizens from Israel, Belgium, Saudi Arabia, Morocco, Libya and Lebanon IS published an article calling Jabhat Fateh al-Sham leader Abu Muhammad al-Julani a traitor, blaming him for the 'fall of Aleppo' and inviting JFS members to join them. Failed IS inghimasi attack against Euphrates Shield forces in the outskirts of al-Bab while trying to take advantage of the fog. SDF captured Mahmudli, IS resisting heavily east of Jabar SharqiAt Istanbul morgue, relatives and friends outside#WrathOfEuphrates : confirmed AlMahmodiyah taken by SDF from ISIS The death toll from the terrorist attack in a bar in Istanbul, rises to at least 39 including a number of foreign tourists. Statement from Turkey's top Religious cleric Dr Mehmet Görmez, the President of the Presidency of Religious Affairs, Turkey.White House statement on Istanbul attack, Turkey.This allegedly is the Reina attacker, changing his clothing after the shooting, Istanbul, Turkey. Deputy Press Sec. Eric Schultz says Pres. Obama has been briefed about the Istanbul Reina attack. 'Our thoughts are with victims and their loved ones,' EU High Representative Federica Mogherini says on the Istanbul Reina nightclub attack, Turkey.

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Iraqi Army soldiers beating up a man allegedly from al-Qadisiyah district, Mosul, after finding him in a mosque inside the city, Iraq.
The moment an IS car bomb racing towards SDF positions near Mahmudli is blown up before it reaches its target, Raqqa Governorate, Syria.
Islamic State said it carried out the bomb attack on the Syrian coastal city of Tartous that Syrian state media said killed two security officers. Islamic State said in an online statement claiming the attack that two of its members detonated car bombs. It did not say whether they were suicide attackers or provide any further details.
Ex-suspect of Reina attack posted a picture from a police department saying "I just gave my testimony, please delete my pictures", Istanbul, Turkey.
Photos of Mahmudli town, captured this morning by the SDF after clashes with IS fighters, Raqqa Governorate, Syria.
Surveillance footage captures Reina attacker's entrance to Reina nightclub last night, Istanbul, Turkey.
[Men on photo are not Istanbul nightclub attackers] New photos of the Istanbul nightclub attacker
Emerging reports of a gunman opening fire on an Istanbul mosque in the Sariyer area with a shotgun and is on the run, two injuries are reported.
A picture allegedly showing Euphrates Shield forces inside a residential area in the city of al-Bab, Syria.
Bullets from Turkey nightclub attacker hit passing cars in Istanbul.
ISIL claims they killed 11 Iraqi army soldiers and destroyed 3 Hummers in Northern Mosul
IS published an article calling Jabhat Fateh al-Sham leader Abu Muhammad al-Julani a traitor, blaming him for the 'fall of Aleppo' and inviting JFS members to join them.
Failed IS inghimasi attack against Euphrates Shield forces in the outskirts of al-Bab while trying to take advantage of the fog.
SDF captured Mahmudli, IS resisting heavily east of Jabar Sharqi
At Istanbul morgue, relatives and friends outside
#WrathOfEuphrates : confirmed AlMahmodiyah taken by SDF from ISIS
Statement from Turkey's top Religious cleric Dr Mehmet Görmez, the President of the Presidency of Religious Affairs, Turkey.
White House statement on Istanbul attack, Turkey.
This allegedly is the Reina attacker, changing his clothing after the shooting, Istanbul, Turkey.
Deputy Press Sec. Eric Schultz says Pres. Obama has been briefed about the Istanbul Reina attack.