Jihadists and rebels withdrew Tuesday, August 20, from the town of Khan Sheikhoun, Idleb province, as well as from adjacent areas in the northern part of neighbouring Hamah province, according to the Syrian Observatory for Human Rights (OSDH). With this withdrawal, an important Turkish observation post in the city of Morek, about ten kilometres south…

The Syrian regime should not play with fire, Turkey’s foreign minister said Tuesday, a day after a Turkish convoy in Syria was attacked. Speaking at a joint press conference with his counterpart of El Salvador, Mevlüt Çavuşoğlu said: “We are in constant contact with Russia with regards to ensuring peace in Idlib. We need to…

24 soldiers were killed on Monday morning, August 19, during a “major attack” by “terrorist armed groups” in northern Burkina Faso, announced the general staff of the Burkinabe armies. “In the early morning (Monday), the military detachment in Koutougou, Soum province, was the target of a major attack by armed terrorist groups,” the staff said….

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The IS fighter known as Jihadi Jack has been stripped of his British citizenship, sparking a furious diplomatic row with Canada. Muslim convert Jack Letts, 24, had held duel UK and Canadian citizenship but declared himself an ‘enemy of Britain’ after fleeing his Oxfordshire home to fight in Syria. After being captured by Kurdish authorities,…

The fertiliser and chemicals found in six terrorist suspects in and around the Dutch city of Arnhem in September last year were sufficient to produce half a kilo of explosives. This could have caused a large explosion, according to the Public Prosecutor’s Office during an introductory hearing before the court in Rotterdam. In September 2018,…

The toll of Monday’s explosions in Nangarhar province in eastern Afghanistan has increased to 66 injured. The deputy spokesman for the province’s governor, Nour Ahmed Najib, said that “at least 10 explosions have occurred in the vicinity of Jalalabad, injuring 66 people,” the U.S. Associated Press reported. He added that “the majority of the injured…

Iraq’s Defense Ministry on Monday announced the arrest of a prominent recruiter for the Islamic State in Anbar province. He was alleged to be a “close” associate of the group’s leader, Abu Bakr al-Baghdadi. The intelligence units of the defense ministry captured “one of the most prominent terrorists in Hit, Anbar, who is the military…

The Syrian regime’s forces entered the key city of Khan Sheikhoun, in Idleb province, in northwestern Syria, dominated by jihadists, the Syrian Observatory for Human Rights (OSDH) said on Sunday. “The regime’s forces entered Khan Sheikhoun for the first time since they lost control of it in 2014,” said Rami Abdel Rahmane, the director of…

01:00. An IDF tank and helicopter struck targets in the Gaza Strip after five armed militants attempted to approach the security fence on the eastern border of the Gaza Strip. The incident occurred shortly after another rocket attack on Israeli territory. On the evening of 17 August, the “Hell of Tseva” alarm sirens sounded in…