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16 October 2017 22:28

  Iraqi forces captured several positions south of Kirkuk from Kurdish fighters on Monday in their bid to regain control of the oil-rich city, which is part of a region that declared itself independent at a referendum last month.  The territory captured included a key airbase called K1, the North Gas Company station, a nearby processing plant, a power plant and the...

16 October 2017 22:27

  Iraqi on Monday forces captured the headquarters for the North Oil Company, northwest of Kirkuk, and a nearby refinery from Kurdish forces, without fighting, an Iraqi oil official said. Iraq forces moved into the premises of Iraqi state-owned North Oil after taking the nearby K1 airbase, the Kirkuk-based official told Reuters. They were also deploying in the nearby Baba Gurgur field...

16 October 2017 22:25

  The Syrian Arab Army has made another big advance on the eastern shore of the Euphrates River today, pushing ISIS militants from a key town near Kurdish lines. Several hours ago, vanguard forces of the Syrian Army liberated the strategic town of al-Husayniyah after 24 hours of clashes with ISIS militants. The settlement is located to the northeast of Deir Ezzor...

16 October 2017 22:23

  Chairman of the Iranian parliament's National Security and Foreign Policy Commission Alaeddin Boroujerdi warned that the US administration's antagonistic approach towards the 2015 nuclear deal encourages other countries to oppose negotiation and follow North Korea. "The US president showed by his remarks again that the US government is not trustworthy and the US behavior towards the nuclear deal persuades views of...

16 October 2017 22:22

  The Syrian Army troops managed to expel ISIL terrorists from two key villages on the Western bank of the Euphrates River on Monday. The army's Special Forces stormed ISIL's defense lines on the Western bank of the Euphrates River and imposed control over Buqrus Fowqani and Buqrus Tahtani North of the newly-liberated town of al-Mayadeen. Dozens of ISIL members were killed in...

16 October 2017 22:21

  The Syrian Army troops are preparing to kick off the liberation operation of the ISIL-held town of al-Quaryatayn in Southwestern Homs. The army men, backed up by the Russian Special Forces, have kept rolling on the ISIL's defense lines in the ancient town of Quaryatayn over the past two weeks, clearing several ISIL sleeper cells in the desert region. Once Quaryatayn is...

16 October 2017 22:20

  The Syrian Army soldiers found a large volume of Israel-made arms and ammunition in terrorists' positions in the newly-liberated regions in the Central part of the country, field sources confirmed on Monday. The sources said that a large volume of arms and munitions was seized by the army men while carrying out mop-up operation across regions that were previously under terrorists'...

16 October 2017 22:17

  The Iraqi government has warned the Kurdistan Regional Government (KRG) not to take any measure that would cause a crude oil flow disruption from Kirkuk oil fields as Kurdish authorities reportedly shut down some 350,000 barrels per day (bpd) of production from two major fields in northern Iraq. Earlier on Monday, reports said that the KRG had halted oil production from major...

16 October 2017 22:12

  Daesh Takfiri terrorists have launched an attack on a church and robbed a bank in Egypt’s Sinai Peninsula, killing at least seven people, including policemen, security guards and civilians. Egypt’s Interior Ministry said the terrorists drove into the coastal city of el-Arish in five cars on Monday and traded gunfire with the guards outside the Church of Saint George, which was...

16 October 2017 22:11

  The Syrian army says its air defense has responded to an Israeli aerial violation of the Arab country’s territory in the vicinity of the Lebanese border, hitting an intruding warplane and forcing the fighter jets to retreat. According to a statement released by Syria’s General Command of the Army and Armed Forces, carried by the country’s official news agency, SANA, an undeclared...

16 October 2017 22:10

  Amid growing tensions on the Korean Peninsula, North Korea has told the United Nations that it will not negotiate the dismantling of its nuclear weapons unless the US reversed its "hostile" policy. North Korean Deputy UN Ambassador Kim In-ryong told the UN General Assembly's committee on disarmament on Monday that the situation on the Korean Peninsula "has reached the touch-and-go point and a nuclear...

16 October 2017 22:10

  Rabid dog Israeli settlers have stolen the olive harvest of dozens of trees belonging to a number of Palestinian farmers from the occupied West Bank districts of Ramallah and Nablus. The incident occurred on Sunday, when scores of Israeli settlers stormed Palestinian lands in Ramallah and Nablus under the protection of Israeli military and stole olive pickings of 65 olive...

16 October 2017 22:09

  Iraqi Prime Minister Haider al-Abadi has ordered the hoisting of Iraqi national flag in the country’s oil-rich northern province of Kirkuk as well as other areas under the control of the Kurdistan Regional Government (KRG). The development came shortly after a convoy of Counter-Terrorism Service (CTS) forces took control of the governorate building in the central part of Kirkuk, located 250...

16 October 2017 22:08

  The commander of the Islamic Revolution Guards Corps (IRGC) Aerospace Division says Tehran will not stop boosting its missile capabilities under any circumstances, shrugging off US President Donald Trump’s call for constraints on Iran’s ballistic missile program. “ if a wall is constructed all around the country, the production of missiles will not be halted, because this is a completely indigenous and...

16 October 2017 10:36

Iraqi forces have advanced in Kirkuk with no confrontation with Kurdish Peshmerga militia. Media reports said that Iraqi forces have advanced on Kirkuk’s oil fields and air base on Monday, hours after Prime Minister Haidar al-Abadi, ordered his army to impose security on the Kurdish city in the wake of a recent vote for independence. Iraq’s Counter Terrorism Service (known as CTS),...

16 October 2017 10:34

  Former US Secretary of State Hillary Clinton says President Donald Trump’s move to undermine the 2015 Iran nuclear deal has made America look “foolish and small.” Trump unveiled his new strategy against Tehran on Friday by refusing to certify the agreement, known as the Joint Comprehensive Plan of Action (JCPOA), between Iran and the P5+1 group of countries—the US, the UK, France,...

16 October 2017 10:24

  The Syrian Arab Army (SAA) had a very successful 48 hours over the weekend, liberating several areas that were previously occupied by ISIS in the Deir Ezzor Governorate. To begin the weekend, the Syrian Arab Army’s elite Tiger Forces liberated the strategic it Al-Mayadeen, which has served as the Islamic State’s de facto capital for several months. Following the liberation of Al-Mayadeen,...

16 October 2017 10:23

  On Sunday evening, elite assault troops of the Syria Arab Army (SAA) spanned out from newly liberated city of Mayadeen and expelled ISIS militants from two neighboring towns on the western bank of the Euphrates River. With ISIS is on the brink of utter defeat in eastern Syria, the SAA’s Tiger Forces capitalized on their battlefield momentum by capturing Buqrus Fouqani...

16 October 2017 10:21

  The Syrian Air Force carried out a number of combat sorties over ISIL's defense lines in Southeastern Deir Ezzur on Sunday, inflicting major losses on the terrorists. The army aircraft pounded ISIL's strongholds in the town of Mouhassan and in the villages of Buqrus Fowqani, East of Buaqrus Tahtani and Bu Leil, killing tens of terrorists and destroying their military vehicles...

16 October 2017 10:18

  Just like the European allies of the United states, Iranians are also unwilling to reopen the tough nuclear talks that yielded the Joint Comprehensive Plan of Action, says a top senator at the Foreign Relations Committee. Democratic Senator Chris Murphy made the comments Sunday as top national security aides in the Trump administration were busy calling for calm in the wake...

16 October 2017 10:14

  Venezuela’s election officials say the Socialist Party of President Nicolas Maduro has won a landslide victory in regional elections, in results that were rejected by the opposition as fraudulent. Maduro’s party won 17 out of the 23 governorships up for grab in the Sunday elections, among them populous Miranda State, which includes parts of the capital, Caracas, announced the head of...

16 October 2017 10:05

  Britain and Germany have reiterated their commitment to the landmark 2015 nuclear agreement between Iran and the P5+1 group of countries despite US President Donald Trump’s refusal to certify the deal, a UK government spokeswoman says. The spokeswoman said in a statement on Sunday that British Prime Minister Theresa May and German Chancellor Angela Merkel in a phone call had “discussed...

16 October 2017 10:01

  Syria’s Foreign Ministry has denounced US President Donald Trump’s provocative stance on Iran’s 2015 nuclear agreement and the fresh array of sanctions he promised to impose on the Islamic Republic, saying the American president’s refusal to certify the landmark deal proves that Washington’s attitude toward international security and stability cannot be trusted. Trump’s decertification of the nuclear deal, known as the Joint Comprehensive...

16 October 2017 10:00

  The Iraqi government has accused authorities of the Kurdistan Regional Government (KRG) of bringing militants from Turkey's outlawed Kurdistan Workers' Party (PKK) to the disputed oil province of Kirkuk, saying it considered the move as a "declaration of war." Iraq's National Security Council, headed by Prime Minister Haider al-Abadi, said in a statement on Sunday that the presence of "fighters not belonging to the regular security...

16 October 2017 9:59

Some 24 Daeshis have been killed after they launch attacks on Egyptian military positions in the North Sinai Peninsula. According to the Egyptian Military on Sunday, the attackers used car bombs and rocket propelled grenades to attack several military outposts south of the border town of Sheikh Zuweid. Some 20 Egyptian security forces were also injured in the attacks which have...

16 October 2017 9:58

  Iraqi forces say they have taken control of “vast areas” of Kirkuk following clashes with Kurdish Peshmerga forces who had occupied the oil-rich region. The move was announced via Iraqi state TV early on Monday, shortly after reports of government forces advancing towards strategic locations such as airfields and airbases located to the west of the city. According to Kurdish and Iraqi...

16 October 2017 9:55

  South Korea and the United States have kicked off week-long war games in the waters around the restive Korean Peninsula, in a move that could lead to a new surge in tensions with the North. About 40 navy ships from both countries, including the nuclear-powered USS Ronald Reagan aircraft carrier and US submarine Michigan, started maritime exercises on the east and...

16 October 2017 9:52

  A Russian deputy foreign minister says the international nuclear deal with Iran is working “quite efficiently” and requires no amendment, dismissing calls by the United States to address “flaws” in the deal. Sergei Ryabkov told Russian news agency TASS that there was an American saying that goes “If it’s not broke, don’t fix it.” “That’s what I would like to address to...

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