1 month ago
YPG in Qamishli now
No gunfire heard from Intercontinental Hotel for about 10 minutes but all ambulances and firetrucks are still being held back from the scene of Saturday night's attack
An unknown number of gunmen stormed the Intercontinental Hotel almost five hours ago. Dozens of people are believed to still be trapped inside the hotel but officials are not giving out details and casualty figures are not yet clear
Civilian and a child killed and another injured by a mine explosion in Mansoura, rural Raqqa yesterday
Three hours into the Intercontinental Hotel siege gunfire can still be heard. Security officials confirmed some of the wounded have been taken to hospital. However no details about casualties are being released
A number of people have been taken hostage at the Intercontinental Hotel in Kabul, witness says - Reuters
A number of military helicopters are circling above the Intercontinental Hotel in Kabul as the siege continues
Relatives of staff trapped in the hotel said attackers gunned down security guards at the entrance to the Intercontinental Hotel and stormed the building through the kitchen. One floor of the hotel is also reportedly on fire. No details on casualties as yet
Sources have told the security of the Inter Continental Hotel in Kabul was handed over to a private security company just a few weeks ago
Gunfire can still be heard coming from hotel in Kabul - more than 2 hours after at least 4 attackers stormed the Intercontinental Hotel in Kabul city
US officials: Initial reports from Kabul say no US troops or civilians hurt in attack on International Hotel in Afghanistan today, but fire still burning and situation not over
Resident in area close to Intercontinental Hotel reports having heard another two explosions as hotel siege continues
A resident close to the Intercontinental Hotel reports having just heard a loud explosion. Unconfirmed reports also indicate that the casualty toll could be quite high but no details have yet been disclosed
MoI spokeman Danish says a number of guests and staff in hotel have been taken to a secure area by Crisis Response Unit members and Special Forces who are carrying out a clearance operation inside hotel. At least 3 attackers still inside hotel
Intercontinental Hotel attack ongoing. Najib Danish, from MoI tells so far one attacker killed, three still holed up in hotel
An eyewitness, who managed to flee Intercontinental Hotel, said at least 15 people are either killed or wounded in the first and second floors of the hotel
Terrorist attack at Kabul's Intercontinental Hotel; local media report of ppl being killed, others taken hostage; Afghanistan security forces have blocked the area.
Police sources confirmed that some people taken hostage, some killed in Kabul attack
Sources claim heavy gunfire ongoing at Intercontinental Hotel in Kabul
Eyewitnesses claim insurgents have entered Intercontinental Hotel. Interior ministry confirms ongoing attack
Gunfire in Kabul's Intercontinental Hotel; suicide attackers entered the hotel: reports
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ISIS Attacks SDF In Gharanij Town Eastern Syria's Deir Ezzor
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ISIS militant killed, a lot of equipment (including IED making materiel) confiscated in counter-militancy operations in central Sinai
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Egypt- Amaq release video showing Bedouin militiaman from Tarbin tribe who was assassinated by ISIS south of Rafah, North Sinai, his vehicle, rifle and personal equipment that were taken after the attack.
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Macron Predicts International Coalition to Announce Victory against ISIS 'within Weeks'
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Islamic State announced a new major-offensive against the SDF forces inside the Deir Ezzor province
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ISIS claims Wednesday night ambush against soldiers in the village of Toumour in the Lake Chad region of Niger. The authorities quickly suspected Boko Haram of the attack, which killed at least four soldiers and killed a civilian.
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1,600 Daesh Fighters Killed In 2017 In Afghanistan: RS
US representative to the UN Security Council says significant progress has been made against Daesh in eastern Afghanistan but says ultimately to prevent Daesh from spreading through the region, strength in regional unity is critical
Russia's representative to the UN Security Council raises concerns about the growing footprint of insurgents in the northern parts of Afghanistan, including Daesh, and also calls for efforts to be made to end the trafficking of narcotics which he says is fueling the war
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ISKP informs about heavy clashes with Taliban in Jowzjan, killing 6, wounding 3 and capturing 5 IEA militants. First info about their activity in Jowzjan since November
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Deir al-Zour Eastern countryside: The government forces and allied militias allow the people of the city of Al Buqamal and the towns of Sukkariyah and al-Hamdan in the towns of Harri and Suwayyah to return to their homes.
DeirEzzor: ISIS attacked locations for SDF near of al-Sha'fah town
Turkey is a partner of the @coalition against the Islamic State (IS) and a NATO ally, but their bombardments on the Syrian Kurdish city of Afrin in the north remains a concern, @OIRSpox said
The US-led coalition conducted 59 strikes targeting ISIS near Abu Kamal, Syria from 12-18 January, hitting ISIS weapons caches, HQs and drones
Operation Cizire Storm: 51 ISIS members killed
@OIRSpox: The fight against ISIS is not finished in Iraq.
@OIRSpox: Coalition presence in Syria is related to political decision, demolishing ISIS.
@OIRSpox: We will continue our support to SDF fighters.
A German rapper turned Islamic State fighter who reportedly married the FBI translator hired to spy on him has been killed in an airstrike in Syria