ISIS militants evacuated Syria's Raqqa, went to Egypt — Turkish President Erdogan says.

Map. History of ISIS conflict

15 December 2017
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Russian news agency SPOTNIK reported.: Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan said terrorists had fled the city of Raqqa in Syria and headed for Egypt to fight in Sinai
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North-West Al-Bukamal: SAA cleared from ISIS al-Jalaa, Al Salam, Al Burham, Ramadi, Al Hasrat and Al Buq'ān from Daesh
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US military to stay in Syria "as long as we need to" says Pentagon
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Russian Mindef says Tu-22m3 bombers hit targets in Syria
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police and army forces started a large scale raid targeted al-Masa'id neighborhood and the ring road southwest of al-Arish on Monday morning
Military spokesman of the Egyptian army: the discovery and destruction of a car special terrorist elements and the killing of all those inside while trying to attack one of the security concentrations1 week ago
Military spokesman of the Egyptian army: the discovery and destruction of a car special terrorist elements and the killing of all those inside while trying to attack one of the security concentrations
The arrest of one of the elements in the Sinai and is responsible for the executions and beheadings1 week ago
The arrest of one of the elements in the Sinai and is responsible for the executions and beheadings
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International coalition: Less than 3,000 ISIS fighters are still in Iraq and Syria
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New 8 Villages captured By SAA Tiger forces west of Al-Bukamal
East Syria: rare video showing UR-77 Metorit used to bomb an ISIS-held island across Euphrates1 week ago
East Syria: rare video showing UR-77 Metorit used to bomb an ISIS-held island across Euphrates
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SAA Tiger Forces capture Al-Jalaa' city from ISIS after completely outflanking the city from west, capture Ramādi and Buq'ān villages and deploy within 12 km to meet with SAA at Al Bukamal axis
Interior thwarts the detonation of a barrel of explosives in northern Sinai1 week ago
Interior thwarts the detonation of a barrel of explosives in northern Sinai
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Manchester Arena bomber Salman Abedi was a former "subject of interest" and it is "conceivable" the attack "might have been averted had the cards fallen differently", official review confirms
The Philippines' special forces published a video celebrating the recapture of Marawi from Islamic State militants. It includes a lot of combat footage, as well as drone imagery which shows the massive scale of destruction in the city.1 week ago
The Philippines' special forces published a video celebrating the recapture of Marawi from Islamic State militants. It includes a lot of combat footage, as well as drone imagery which shows the massive scale of destruction in the city.
The Philippines' special forces published a video celebrating the recapture of Marawi from Islamic State militants. It includes a lot of combat footage, as well as drone imagery which shows the massive scale of destruction in the city.
Egypt- @EgyArmySpox photos of airstrikes against ISIS positions in North Sinai, as well as of 1 week ago
Egypt- @EgyArmySpox photos of airstrikes against ISIS positions in North Sinai, as well as of "winning of hearts and minds" of the locals in al-Rawdah village, following the recent attack
East Syria: among fiercest battles raging to seize last ISIS-held locations on W. Euphrates bank (extending over a distance of ~15 km).1 week ago
East Syria: among fiercest battles raging to seize last ISIS-held locations on W. Euphrates bank (extending over a distance of ~15 km).
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ISIS claims via Amaq "bomb attack against bus with soldiers" in Homs
IS informs about anti-PMU operation near Hawija, destroying 3 vehicles and killing over 4 Hashd militants1 week ago
IS informs about anti-PMU operation near Hawija, destroying 3 vehicles and killing over 4 Hashd militants
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Group of Tu-22M3 bombers are on the way to Syria
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ISIS militants evacuated Syria's Raqqa, went to Egypt — Turkish President Erdogan says.
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Erdoğan: No one can patronize Turkey regarding war against Daesh, because Turkey is the only NATO member directly fighting the terrorist group
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The military aircraft launched several air raids targeting the city of Al-Jalaa today afternoon.
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Deir-ez-Zur Eastern countryside: Military aircraft launched several raids in addition to artillery and missile attacks targeting a Hajin city, and there were no casualties among civilians.
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Africa Sahel Maghreb "going to be a test case" of whether international community can be effective vs. terror with out large scale military campaigns , per NCC's LtGen Nagata
Syrian Army reached outskirts of al-Jalaa after captured al-Qataa and hills - East  Deir ez-zor1 week ago
Syrian Army reached outskirts of al-Jalaa after captured al-Qataa and hills - East Deir ez-zor
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"We just don't have the resources that are needed" per @cwormuth "I don't think Santa Claus is coming with a bag of money" re counter terror in North Africa
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With Africa counter terror, "If we want to be really successful I think we need to be reaching for the diplomatic tools" says fmr Under Secretary of Defense @cwormuth
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"When big military gets involved… we run the risk of driving moderates underground" per @jmclaughlinSAIS re CT in Africa
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"Are military solutions helpful? Yes of course," per @jmclaughlinSAIS "I think it ought to focus on the fusion of special operations and intelligence" re counter terror in Africa
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"A lot of things combine to make this a more fertile environment for terrorist plotting and activity… makes classic counterterrorism much harder than just about anywhere else" per @jmclaughlinSAIS re Africa
Problem of terror/extremism in North Africa, Maghreb 1 week ago
Problem of terror/extremism in North Africa, Maghreb "deserves the highest attention" per fmr @CIA deputy director @jmclaughlinSAIS
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Russian DM: Russian air force supports the attack of Kurdish forces east of the Euphrates River in Syria.
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Russian Defense Ministry: Kurdish factions in Syria are ready to ensure the safety of our troops on the east coast of the Euphrates River.
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New generation of jihadists are "fast food" jihadists because they are radicalized so quickly, says @BrandeisU's Dr. Mohammed Masbah, speaking about Morocco, where he says "Radicalization is on the rise"
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Biggest concern for terror/foreign fighters in north Africa - "What's going to happen when those of them who are currently in prison get out?" asks Nat Defense University's Cragin, with most only incarcerated for 4-5 years
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ISIS using internet, alQaida in Islamic Maghreb doing in person for recruitment, per Cragin
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In Algeria, "It doesn't seem to be that IS [ISIS] and AQIM are competing for the same recruits" per National Defense University's Dr. Kim Kragin @CSISMidEast
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Indonesia's leading ISIS militant Bahrun Naim, is believed to be killed in Syria according to chatter on social media. He was behind 2016 Jakarta terror attack
The Forces of Allah's Promise (Brigade 33) announce their readiness for Phase II of Badia Ba'aj cleansing operation. Statement also mentions they are prepared to deal with insurgent tactics during the next set of operations because ISIS has withdrawn deep into the steppe.1 week ago
The Forces of Allah's Promise (Brigade 33) announce their readiness for Phase II of Badia Ba'aj cleansing operation. Statement also mentions they are prepared to deal with insurgent tactics during the next set of operations because ISIS has withdrawn deep into the steppe.
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"Everyone of them is a bomb wherever he is" per Algeria's Amb Riache "They are connected among themselves" with internet and social media
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Key thing to know about ISIS foreignfighters, "they're really very simple people" per Morocco's Tamek. with "very superficial" knowledge of Islamic texts
Definite threat from potential returnees from ISIS' so-called caliphate, says Morocco's Amb. Mohamed Salah Tamek1 week ago
Definite threat from potential returnees from ISIS' so-called caliphate, says Morocco's Amb. Mohamed Salah Tamek
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Combating terrorism/extremism not just via military might- national reconciliation also needed, says Algeria's Amb. Riache
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ISIS Hunters found and eliminated leader of ISIS group, which earlier captured and executed two Russian fighters. Special operation conducted north to AbuKamal
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"They were convinced there is no hope that their situation will ever change" per Tunisia's Akrout
Young people turning to terror, radicalizing 1 week ago
Young people turning to terror, radicalizing "because of feeling of frustration…indignation" per Tunisia national sec adviser Rear Adm. (Ret.) Kamel Akrout @CSISMidEast
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ISIS still has "some small pockets that are able to provide some resistance" in Iraq, Syria, per coalition official, citing 200-person ISIS counterattack several days ago
East Syria: ISIS carried out a twin SVBIED attack blowing up gatherings of pro-Assad forces West of Salhiyah.1 week ago
East Syria: ISIS carried out a twin SVBIED attack blowing up gatherings of pro-Assad forces West of Salhiyah.
Many airstrikes by warplanes targeted town of Al-Megaodah in the countryside of Al Bukamal1 week ago
Many airstrikes by warplanes targeted town of Al-Megaodah in the countryside of Al Bukamal