Thursday, February 13, 2020

Turkey: Turkish fighter jet shot down a Syrian military helicopter

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A Syrian military helicopter has been shot down by the Turkish F-16C fighter jet, according to several media reports.

Turkish media reports that President Erdogan personally ordered the attack on the Syrian helicopter. On his order, pilot of a Turkish Air Force F-16C fighter jet used AIM-120 Advanced Medium-Range, Air-to-Air missile to shoot-down a Mi-17 utility helicopter of Syria Arab Air Force over Idlib yesterday.

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Monday, February 10, 2020

Iraq: 1 Iraqi soldier and ISIS members killed in clashes in Salahuddin

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An Iraqi soldier was killed and another wounded in clashes that followed an attack by members of the so-called Islamic State on an army post in Salahuddin province on Saturday.

Islamic State sleeper cells have intensified terrorist activity in recent weeks, launching attacks on an almost daily basis especially in rural areas of provinces to the north of Baghdad and south of the Kurdistan Region.

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Sunday, February 9, 2020

Syria: Regime forces enter rebel-held Saraqeb town in Idlib province

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Syrian regime’s troops entered a strategic town in the country’s last rebel stronghold on Feb. 6 after fierce clashes with opposition fighters.

The push by Bashar Assad’s forces into towns and villages in the northwestern Idlib province has caused the displacement of more than a half-million people in just over two months, compounding a humanitarian disaster in the region packed with internally displaced people.

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Saturday, February 8, 2020

Yemen: Qassim al-Rimi leader of al-Qaeda in the Arabian Peninsula (AQAP) killed in US military operation, said Donald Trump

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President Donald Trump said on Thursday that US forces have killed Qassim al-Rimi, the leader of al-Qaeda in the Arabian Peninsula (AQAP), in an operation inside Yemen.

Al-Rimi claimed responsibility for last year’s deadly shooting at US Naval Air Station Pensacola in Florida, where a Saudi aviation trainee killed three US sailors.

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Thursday, February 6, 2020

Yemen: Yemeni army kills 15 Houthi militants in Al-Jawf province

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The Yemeni army killed 15 Houthi militants during clashes in Al-Jawf province, state news agency SPA reported on Wednesday.

“The national army foiled an attack carried out by the militia in Al-Jaroub front of Al-Matoon district which resulted to the death of 15 militants and wounds in others,” a military source said.

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