SOHR: With a continuous artillery shelling, clashes continue at the east bank of Euphrates between the attacking SDF and the defending ISIS of its last presence
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2 killed, 11 wounded in car bomb explosion in Tal Afar, Iraq
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Taliban denies connection with yesterday's attack in Kabul targeting government buildings
Victims in a car bomb explosion in the center of Tal Afar, west of Mosul
ISIS kidnapped 14 civilians in Rashad, southwest Kirkuk, including a village chief (mukhtar). Militants also stormed into Parapara village near Khormatu, kidnapping 4 Kurds — one escaped.
Libyan officials: 3 killed in a suicide attack on the headquarters of the Ministry of Foreign Affairs in the capital Tripoli
Tripoli-based Foreign Ministry building on fire after gun attack
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Libya- photos showing smoke rising from Ministry of Foreign Affairs building in Tripoli, where initial reports indicate an inghimasi attack took place (likely ISIS) - combined shooting and suicide bombing
An official source in the Libyan Foreign Ministry: Gunmen killed, one blew himself and the other shot dead by security forces
Gunmen attack Libyan Foreign Ministry headquarters in Tripoli
Turkey Foreign Minister Çavuşoğlu: "We have the power to neutralize Daesh in Syria alone"
"We are not sure which group is behind this attack, but for sure we can say it is a terror act and we are investigating that which group is behind it," Danish said. Afghanistan Kabul
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At least 40 people including women were killed in Kabul attack, spokesman for Ministry of Public Health says at a press conference, adding that most of the victims were taken to Wazir Akbar Khan hospital. Afghanistan
Iraq PM says Iraqi troops could deploy into Syria to protect from threats across the border -latest fallout from US decision to withdraw. He said Iraq concerned ISIL could expand footprint. He spoke with Pompeo. US didn't request to deploy in Syria but possibility "circulating"
A couple of days ago, @POTUS tweeted he did not know @brett_mcgurk
with criticism for former Special Envoy to the Global Coalition to Defeat ISIS @brett_mcgurk . and saying the US is being respected for his moves as president
ISIS-K group member joins peace process in Achin district of Nangarhar
A US defense official tells the "execute order" has been signed spelling out how and when US troops will be withdrawn from Syria.
Chibok village under Boko Haram attack, 17 killed in Zamfara
Deir-ez-Zur: The continuation of violent clashes between the ISIS and SDF in the al-Bukhater, without any significant progress on both sides, air raids of the coalition aimed at the outskirts of Al Shafa and Hajin and artillery shelling targetin al-Bagouz Fawqani.
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Here is the complete Turkish readout on Erdogan, Trump phone call on Syria. A power vacuum should be prevented otherwise withdrawal and transition process could be abused
Deir ez-Zur: Yesterday the SDF continued their advance and advanced to the detriment of the IS in the locality of Abu Hassan, reaching the railway bridge on the main street of the city.
Suspected terrorists cell neutralized in clashes in Arish, Norhern Sinai
Islamic State Claims Attacking Nigerian Military Barracks and Ambushing Vehicles In Borno.
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: I have taken a whole series of briefings while in Iraq. Our presence will remain and we will continue doing the very important job that we are doing.
Deir ez-Zur Eastern countryside: The death of Sinan al-Dulaimi "Abu Hajar al-Anbari" one of the leaders of the ISIS following an air strike of an international air force targeted the area of Al-Aley in the town of Sousse.
Brett McGurk, the US envoy for the global coalition to counter ISIS, has resigned because of Trump's decision to pull forces out of Syria, official says
Pro-Assad forces reinforcement continues to arrive in Al Mayadin, Ad Duwayr and Al Bukamal of Eastern Deir-ez-Zur
Morocco- 9 more ISIS sympathizers arrested by BCIJ for potential involvement in murder of 2 Scandinavian tourists
Secretary of State Michael R. Pompeo spoke today with Iraqi President Barham Salih. Secretary Pompeo discussed the recent territorial defeat of ISIS in Syria with President Salih and reaffirmed U.S. support for Iraq