Current UN statistics of the Syrian conflict

The latest UNOCHA (United Nations Office for the Co-ordination of Humanitarian Affairs) statistics show that Syria is in utter turmoil, if in any doubt. People in need of humanitarian assistance: March 2012 - 1 million / December 2015 - 13.5 million. People who fled the country: March 2012 - 21,959 / December 2015 - 4.3…Read more Current UN statistics of the Syrian conflict

IS have released a new video featuring alleged 13 November 2015 Paris attackers

Is have released a new video (25 Jan 2016) that features alleged individuals involved in the 13 November 2015 attacks in Paris, France. Some individuals featured perform executions with captives wearing the familiar orange jump suits. All featured militants give lengthy statements regarding airstrikes and hostilities towards IS by coalition forces, especially France and the…Read more IS have released a new video featuring alleged 13 November 2015 Paris attackers

Shi’a militia reportedly a strong possibility for kidnapping three US contractors in Iraq

The Shi'a militia thought to be sponsored by Iran and known as the League of the Righteous (Asaib al Haq) is allegedly the number one suspect for the kidnapping of three US contractors in Baghdad, Iraq, according to US military and Intelligence sources via The Long War Journal. The Long War Journal article (22 Jan…Read more Shi’a militia reportedly a strong possibility for kidnapping three US contractors in Iraq

Combined Joint Task Force – Operation Inherent Resolve latest airstrike video releases – 01 to 18 January 2016

Combined Joint Task Force – Operation Inherent Resolve release latest coalition airstrikes targeting IS in Iraq and Syria. The following videos and descriptions are as presented on the CJTF-OIR Youtube page. Youtube video CJTF-OIR (01 Jan 2016) - Coalition airstrike on Daesh bridge near Abu Kamal, Syria on Jan. 1, 2016. The destruction of this…Read more Combined Joint Task Force – Operation Inherent Resolve latest airstrike video releases – 01 to 18 January 2016

CENTCOM continue to release daily updates on airstrikes against IS in Syria and Iraq – 31 December 2015 to 19 January 2016

CENTCOM continue to release daily updates on airstrikes against IS in Syria and Iraq. Below are the reports released from 31 December 2015: Page for January 9 2016 unavailable. CENTCOM release (31 Dec 2015) – Dec. 31: Military airstrikes continue against ISIL terrorists in Syria and Iraq: CENTCOM release (01 Jan 2016) – Jan 01:…Read more CENTCOM continue to release daily updates on airstrikes against IS in Syria and Iraq – 31 December 2015 to 19 January 2016

Russian MOD release latest information on alleged airstrikes in Syria – 31 December 2015 – 20 January 2016

Russian MOD article (11 Jan 2016) – In the course of 10 days of the year 2016, the Russian aircraft have performed 311 combat sorties engaging 1097 objects in the Syrian Arab Republic: Quote: ‘Aviation of the Russian Aerospace Forces continues performing strikes on units of international terrorist organizations on the territory of the Syrian…Read more Russian MOD release latest information on alleged airstrikes in Syria – 31 December 2015 – 20 January 2016