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Bangladesh arrests top leaders of Jamaat-e-Islami
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-Lurid Crime Tales-
DEA bust nets tractor-trailer loaded with 21 kilos of heroin
[NYPOST] Drug-enforcement agents nabbed a tractor-trailer loaded with 21 kilos of heroin laced with fentanyl
Nasty.
as it drove through The Bronx, authorities said Tuesday.

The truck with Maine license plates was being driven by Luciano Osobampo-Armenta, 33, on Oct. 8 around 8:50 p.m. on Bruckner Boulevard, they said.

Investigators with the DEA Strike Force stopped the trailer as part of an investigation and found 6 kilos of the drugs in the cab of the truck and 15 kilos in the trailer.

The drug was wrapped in vacuum-sealed plastic-wrapped brick-shaped packages.

According to the criminal complaint, the driver was the sole occupant of the truck.

Posted by: Fred || 10/11/2017 00:00 || Comments || Link || E-Mail|| [417 views] Top|| File under: Narcos

#1  That's just Mr. Osobampo-Armenta's, his cartel employer's and China's (fentanyl) way of showing their love for America.
Posted by: Hupiper Mussolini3316 || 10/11/2017 3:26 Comments || Top||

#2  Was it a NAFTA truck?
Cut and wrapped.
I wonder what point of origin the molecular analysis shows.
Posted by: Skidmark || 10/11/2017 7:15 Comments || Top||

#3  Non-NAFTA.

Posted by: Pappy || 10/11/2017 8:58 Comments || Top||

#4  The truck with Maine license plates

It appears Maine is the Liberia (as in ship registration) for trailer registration.
Posted by: Procopius || 10/11/2017 9:05 Comments || Top||

#5  Definitely a war story. We got all kinds of ways to fight wars. The Chinese even fight this kind of war a bit differently. In China Mr. Osobampo-Armenta would end up on his knees with his hands tied behind his back and a pistol at the back of his head. Maybe that's why they don't have quite the drug problem we do are not losing it the way we are.
Posted by: Abu Uluque || 10/11/2017 10:42 Comments || Top||

#6  Maybe that's why they don't have quite the drug problem we do are not losing it the way we are.

Of course not. They export the components to other countries, and profit off them.
Posted by: Pappy || 10/11/2017 13:05 Comments || Top||

#7  Poss Mexican driver and a Canada border/seacoast state registered vehicle. 43 lbs is not a shipment it’s a hobby, because the driver had transport access. He may have had a NY route and was near his terminus.
Posted by: Skidmark || 10/11/2017 18:33 Comments || Top||


Afghanistan
Taliban militants and their local leaders suffer heavy casualties in Zabul operations
[Khaama (Afghanistan)] The Taliban
...Arabic for students...
holy warriors and their local leaders suffered heavy casualties during the operations in southern Zabul province of Afghanistan.

The Ministry of Defense (MoD) said the operations were conducted in Shahjoi and Mizan districts of the province.

A statement by MoD said at least 23 Talibs were killed and 28 others were maimed during the operations.

The statement further added that the deputy shadow district chief of the group for Mizan Hayatullah Mujahid, Taliban’s shadow military chief for Mizan Sediq Agha, and three of their commanders were among those killed.

At least three vehicles, eight cycle of violences, and some weapons together with the ammunition and explosives were also destroyed.

According to MoD, the gunnies suffered the casualties in the past 24 hours during the counter-terrorism operations conducted in various provinces.

The ministry further added that a total of seventy gunnies were killed during the operations and fifty two others were maimed.

The anti-government armed bully boy groups have not commented regarding the report so far.

Posted by: Fred || 10/11/2017 00:00 || Comments || Link || E-Mail|| [220 views] Top|| File under: Taliban


Heavy fighting continues in Faryab
Faryab officials said on Tuesday that heavy clashes between security forces and Taliban insurgents have been ongoing in Pashtonkot district of the province since Monday night.

The Afghan National Army (ANA) media officer for the north, Nasratullah Jamshidi, said the clash started on Monday night in Sar Hawoz village of Pashtonkot when the Taliban attacked a local police check post.

Two local police soldiers were wounded in the clash, Jamshidi said.
Meanwhile, a source told TOLOnews that a police check post fell to the Taliban in the district but Jamshidi rejected this claim.

In a statement released by the ANA in the north, four Taliban insurgents were also killed in an Afghan airstrike in Bilchiragh district of Faryab province.

Two other Taliban insurgents surrendered to the security forces in Qaisar district of Faryab province. According to the statement, these insurgents also handed over their weapons.

The Taliban has not yet commented.
Posted by: badanov || 10/11/2017 00:00 || Comments || Link || E-Mail|| [192 views] Top|| File under: Taliban


Africa Horn
Two killed in vehicle ambush on Kenya coast
[DAWN] Two university employees were killed and two coppers and a driver injured on Tuesday morning when unknown button men fired on a vehicle close to Diani, a popular coastal tourist resort in Kenya.

The car was transporting officers and staff members from Diani to the Technical University of Mombasa's nearby Kwale campus when button men opened fire on Tuesday morning.

"The officers were escorting university staff members when they were ambushed by the button men who killed two and maimed three including two officers," said regional police chief Larry Kieng.

Kieng said the two university workers died at the scene while the maimed have been taken to the hospital. After the attack, a silver sedan car was left riddled with bullet holes and abandoned on the side of a narrow dirt road about two kilometres from the university.

No students were reported injured in the attack.

Posted by: Fred || 10/11/2017 00:00 || Comments || Link || E-Mail|| [184 views] Top|| File under: al-Shabaab (AQ)


Arabia
Houthi militias fire missile at a school in Saudi Arabia’s Jazan region
[ENGLISH.ALARABIYA.NET] Houthi
...a Zaidi Shia insurgent group operating in Yemen. They have also been referred to as the Believing Youth. Hussein Badreddin al-Houthi is said to be the spiritual leader of the group and most of the military leaders are his relatives. The Yemeni government has accused the Houthis of having ties to the Iranian government, which wouldn't suprise most of us. The group has managed to gain control over all of Saada Governorate and parts of Amran, Al Jawf and Hajjah Governorates. Its slogan is God is Great, Death to America™, Death to Israel, a curse on the Jews ...
armed militias fired a ground-to-ground missile targeted at a school in the the village of al-Jaradiyah in the Jazan region of Soddy Arabia
...a kingdom taking up the bulk of the Arabian peninsula. Its primary economic activity involves exporting oil and soaking Islamic rubes on the annual hajj pilgrimage. The country supports a large number of princes in whatcha might call princely splendor. When the oil runs out the rest of the world is going to kick sand in the Soddy national face...
No injuries of casualties have been reported so far.

An official source at the Command of Coalition Forces supporting the restoration of legitimacy in Yemen
...an area of the Arabian Peninsula sometimes mistaken for a country. It is populated by more antagonistic tribes and factions than you can keep track of. Except for a tiny handfull of Jews everthing there is very Islamic...
confirmed that the missile caused damage to the school and its yard as well as to some properties of citizens.

The source also confirmed that Houthi militias "do not hesitate to target schools and civilian facilities, which is a clear violation of the international humanitarian law".

Posted by: Fred || 10/11/2017 00:00 || Comments || Link || E-Mail|| [207 views] Top|| File under: Houthis


Bangladesh
Bangladesh arrests top leaders of Jamaat-e-Islami
[DAWN] Bangladesh police on Monday night arrested the top leaders of the country's largest Islamist party, an official said, as the government appeared to have launched a crackdown on the main opposition parties.

Nine people were arrested after a raid on a house in Dhaka's northern neighbourhood of Uttara, including the top leader of the Jamaat-e-Islami party, Maqbul Ahmed, deputy leader Shafiqur Rahman and former member of parliament Golam Parwar.

“We learnt from a secret source they were holding a meeting at a secret place at a house in Uttara Sector Number Six. We have found some papers from that place,” Dhaka Police deputy commissioner Shaikh Nazmul Alam told AFP, adding they were investigating the documents.

He did not say what the Jamaat leaders were arrested for, but that “most of them were fugitive”.

Prothom Alo, the country's largest newspaper, said the leaders were arrested on charges of sabotage.

The arrests came as the government appeared to have launched a crackdown on the opposition parties after it came under heavy flak for its handling of the Rohingya crisis which has seen a massive influx of refugees fleeing violence in neighbouring Myanmar.

Earlier in the day, a court in the country's east issued an arrest warrant against main opposition leader Khaleda Zia after she failed to appear at a hearing over charges related to a 2015 fire-bombing of a bus that killed eight people.

Zia has been visiting her exiled son in London for the last two months and is expected to return home later this month.

The country's chief justice, who is widely seen as a major critic of the government, has also gone on a month-long leave, amid concerns that he was forcibly sent to vacation and might not return to duty.

Posted by: Fred || 10/11/2017 00:00 || Comments || Link || E-Mail|| [284 views] Top|| File under: Jamaat-e-Islami


Europe
2 suspects detained in thwarted 2015 French train attack
[Ynet] French authorities have detained two people in the investigation into an attempted Islamic State
...formerly ISIS or ISIL, depending on your preference. Before that al-Qaeda in Iraq, as shaped by Abu Musab Zarqawi. They're very devout, committing every atrocity they can find in the Koran and inventing a few more. They fling Allah around with every other sentence, but to hear the pols talk they're not really Moslems....
group attack on a high-speed train thwarted by three American passengers in 2015.
As Fred described them at the time, "...a Zoomie, a Doggy, and some guy they knew." You can read about those long-ago excitements here and the following days, dear Reader.
A judicial official said Tuesday that the two were detained Monday on orders of the counterterrorism judge leading the probe. The official, speaking on condition of anonymity
... for fear of being murdered...
because the investigation is ongoing, would not provide further information.

French media reports said the two suspects are believed to have a link to detained attacker Ayoub El Khazzani, who was overpowered by Caliphornia, an impregnable bastion of the Democratic Party,n passengers on the train from Amsterdam to Gay Paree. El Khazzani's lawyer says he acted on orders from the leader of the IS cell that later targeted Gay Paree in deadly attacks.
Posted by: trailing wife || 10/11/2017 01:56 || Comments || Link || E-Mail|| [276 views] Top|| File under: Islamic State


Another brother of Marseille attacker arrested by Swiss police
More on this story from yesterday.
[TheLocal.fr] Swiss police on Tuesday announced the arrest of a Tunisian couple including the brother of the assailant who fatally stabbed two young women in the French city of Marseille this month.
The pair, both asylum seekers, were locked away
... anything you say can and will be used against you, whether you say it or not...
on Sunday in Chiasso, near the Italian border.


"The man is the brother of the presumed perpetrator of the attack in Marseille," a statement from Swiss federal police said, referring to Ahmed Hanachi, the 29-year-old who killed two women in the French coastal city on October 1st.

The man currently in Swiss custody is "known to foreign police services for his links to jihadist terrorist movements," the statement added.

"His role in the Marseille attack, if he had one, is not yet clear."

Federal police spokeswoman Cathy Maret separately told AFP that, in accordance with Swiss law, the detained husband and wife are due to be repatriated to Tunisia.

But that process will take several weeks at minimum and could be altered if another jurisdiction requests the couple's extradition.

Maret earlier said that police had information indicating the couple "could represent a threat to Switzerland
...home of the Helvetians, famous for cheese, watches, yodeling, and William Tell...
's domestic security"

They were arrested at the migrant registration centre in Chiasso in Switzerland's Italian-speaking Ticino region, Maret added.

A French security source close to the investigation into the Marseille attack identified the man in Swiss custody as Anouar Hanachi.

The source said the arrests were requested by Tunisian authorities.

Swiss police would not confirm the identities of either the man or woman.

The news comes as one of Hanachi's other brothers, Anis, was arrested Saturday night in Italia, after French authorities issued an international arrest warrant.

Another one of his brothers and a sister were detained in Tunisia late last week and had been questioned by anti-terror Sherlocks there. They have since been released.

Tunisian security sources have said they suspect both Ahmed and Anour Hanachi of being "extremists".

Their father Noureddine has told AFP that he doubted his sons in Europe
...also known as Moslem Lebensraum...
had been radicalized, adding that he had not heard from either for two months.

The Islamic State
...formerly ISIS or ISIL, depending on your preference. Before that al-Qaeda in Iraq, as shaped by Abu Musab Zarqawi. They're very devout, committing every atrocity they can find in the Koran and inventing a few more. They fling Allah around with every other sentence, but to hear the pols talk they're not really Moslems....
group has grabbed credit for Hanachi's attack, but French Sherlocks have not yet found evidence linking him to the jihadist organization.
Posted by: trailing wife || 10/11/2017 00:00 || Comments || Link || E-Mail|| [323 views] Top|| File under: Moslem Colonists

#1  The pair, both asylum seekers,

That's not how I personally would go about asking for asylum. Maybe it's a cultural thing?
Posted by: gorb || 10/11/2017 0:42 Comments || Top||

#2  "By Allah," we'll holler, "asylum!"
Whilst hollowing all of their xylem.
Not "termite" or "shipworm;"
Some more serendip term
Like "refugee child" will beguile 'em.
Posted by: Zenobia Floger6220 || 10/11/2017 10:04 Comments || Top||

#3  Truly, Zenobia F, you have a gift.
Posted by: trailing wife || 10/11/2017 21:34 Comments || Top||


India-Pakistan
Islamabad High Court to hear bail plea of US terror suspect on Friday
[DAWN] The Islamabad High Court (IHC) will hear the bail plea later this week of an American citizen of Pak origin awaiting extradition to the United States for allegedly planning an attack on New York in connivance with the bad boy Islamic State
...formerly ISIS or ISIL, depending on your preference. Before that al-Qaeda in Iraq, as shaped by Abu Musab Zarqawi. They're very devout, committing every atrocity they can find in the Koran and inventing a few more. They fling Allah around with every other sentence, but to hear the pols talk they're not really Moslems....
(IS) group, the suspect's lawyer said on Tuesday.

Talha Haroon was jugged
You have the right to remain silent...
in November 2016. The 19-year-old is one of three suspected IS sympathisers who allegedly plotted to cause bloodshed in New York before US agents reportedly thwarted the plot, US authorities said.

Haroon's defence lawyer Idrees Ashraf said IHC Chief Justice Shaukat Aziz Siddiqi on Tuesday asked for a response from the interior ministry in Haroon's plea and set the next hearing for Friday.

Ashraf said his client's father Haroon Rashid previously obtained a stay of his son's extradition from the same court. Rashid earlier claimed his son was innocent and would be in danger if sent to the US.

Earlier, US federal law enforcement officials said they disrupted the plot which targeted New York City locations, including concert venues, subway stations and Times Square.

Posted by: Fred || 10/11/2017 00:00 || Comments || Link || E-Mail|| [182 views] Top|| File under: Govt of Pakistan


4 militants, Indian soldier killed in fighting in held Kashmir
[DAWN] At least four suspected turbans and an Indian army soldier were killed in three separate gun-battles in India-held Kashmire, officials said on Tuesday.

Indian Police claimed that the suspects were killed overnight as fighting broke out after Indian government forces cordoned off the forested village of Kellar in southern Kashmire.

Thousands on Tuesday participated in funerals for the three Lion of Islams, chanting slogans including "We want freedom" and "Go India, go back."

The villagers also rolled their eyes, jumped up and down, and hollered poorly rhymed slogans real loud eulogising turbans and hailing Pakistain.

Earlier on Monday, Indian police said troops killed a top Lion of Islam commander in the northwestern Handwara area. A police statement described the slain Lion of Islam as chief of operations of the Jaish-e-Mohammad
...literally Army of Mohammad, a Pak-based Deobandi terror group founded by Maulana Masood Azhar in 2000, after he split with the Harkat-ul-Mujaheddin. In 2002 the government of Pervez Musharraf banned the group, which changed its name to Khaddam ul-Islam and continued doing what it had been doing before without missing a beat...
(JeM).

It said he was the criminal mastermind of several attacks by the group recently, including last week's strike by turbans after they stormed a paramilitary camp near Srinagar's airport. One paramilitary officer and three turbans were killed in that fighting.

The Indian army said a soldier was killed after turbans fired at a patrol party in the Budgam area on Monday.

Posted by: Fred || 10/11/2017 00:00 || Comments || Link || E-Mail|| [180 views] Top|| File under: Govt of Pakistain Proxies


Iraq
Pictures show ISIS militants captured by Peshmerga forces
[ENGLISH.ALARABIYA.NET] Peshmerga forces tossed in the calaboose
I ain't sayin' nuttin' widdout me mout'piece!
on Monday hunderds of ISIS Lions of Islam after liberating al-Hawija district, center of the Kirkuk province of Iraq.

The Asayish director said that the detainees were hiding among the displaced and admitted that they were Lions of Islam or had worked with ISIS.

The Lions of Islam were all residents of the area. Their families were sent to the camps.

He pointed out that the number of displaced has reached about seven thousand.

According Peshmerga forces, the Lions of Islam hid between families in order to flee to the camps housing those displaced.

Last week, Iraqi forces had announced the full restoration of Hawija - the last strongholds of ISIS in Iraq.
Posted by: Fred || 10/11/2017 00:00 || Comments || Link || E-Mail|| [336 views] Top|| File under: Islamic State

#1  Why aren't they full of holes?
Posted by: gorb || 10/11/2017 0:43 Comments || Top||

#2  They are racing to surrender to muslim forces before the Russians get to them.
Posted by: Skidmark || 10/11/2017 7:13 Comments || Top||

#3  They are racing to surrender to Peshmerga forces before Shiite militias get to them.
Posted by: Daniel || 10/11/2017 9:19 Comments || Top||


8 ISIS Bad Guys smoked in Salahuddin by Iraqi militia
Shirqat (IraqiNews.com) Fifteen Islamic State members and volunteer civilian fighters were killed Tuesday during a security operation in the eastern side of Shirqat, Salahuddin province.

A security source told Baghdad Today that volunteer tribal fighters were on a chase of Islamic State members in Tal al-Hawa region. While the volunteers managed to kill eight militants, a remaining number of them pretended death, and blew themselves using explosive belts when approached by the fighters, leaving seven dead.

Shirqat civilians had formed combat groups to assist security forces combing the town for IS vestiges.

Iraq’s military command announced the recapture of Shirqat late September.
Posted by: badanov || 10/11/2017 00:00 || Comments || Link || E-Mail|| [197 views] Top|| File under: Islamic State


Anbar Antix


2 hit in ISIS attack near Heet

Hit (IraqiNews.com) Eight members of the same family were killed and wounded on Tuesday when Islamic State members targeted homes belonging to paramilitary fighters in Anbar.

A security source told Baghdad Today that two Islamic State members hurled grenades at the homes of two brothers and members of the Popular Mobilization Forces in Saridiya and Kassara, west of the city of Hit.

Two of the household were killed, while six others were wounded, including children, said the source. Security forces killed the attackers before they could blow themselves up, and launched a search for other suspected participants in the attack, the source added.

Anbar’s wester areas have been held by IS since 2014, when the group proclaimed an Islamic “caliphate” in Iraq. Iraqi forces are preparing to invade the group’s last two holdouts there, Rawa and Qaim.
Posted by: badanov || 10/11/2017 00:00 || Comments || Link || E-Mail|| [188 views] Top|| File under: Islamic State


Baghdad Bomb and Bullet Bulletin


1 militiaman dies in car bomb

Baghdad (IraqiNews.com) One tribal fighter was killed and three other comrades were injured on Tuesday when an explosive device went off south of Baghdad.

A security source told Alghad Press that an explosive device exploded at Hur Ragab, south of the capital, killing one member of al-Sahwa group and wounding three others who were inside their vehicle.

Sahwa are Sunni militias formed after the fall of Saddam Hussein’s regime in 2003 to combat al-Qaeda militants.
Posted by: badanov || 10/11/2017 00:00 || Comments || Link || E-Mail|| [187 views] Top|| File under:


Syria-Lebanon-Iran
Syrian Army Combat Summary
The Syrian army and allies managed to regain control over all the hills and positions near the Syrian-Jordanian border, killing scores of terrorists.

SANA news agency reported that the entire southeastern countryside of Damascus (8000 square kilometers) would have been liberated from the militant groups.

Source: Al-Manar Website
Posted by: badanov || 10/11/2017 00:00 || Comments || Link || E-Mail|| [183 views] Top|| File under: Govt of Syria


2 Russian pilots die in aircraft crash in Hmeimim base
MOSCOW: A Sukhoi military jet crashed while trying to take off from Russia’s Hmeimim base in Syria on Tuesday, killing the crew, Russian news agencies quoted a military spokesman as saying.

“The Su-24 plane rolled off the runway and broke up while accelerating for takeoff... The plane’s crew did not have time to eject and died,” the spokesman said.

He did not clarify how many people died, but the Su-24 usually has a crew of two.

“According to a report from the scene of the accident, the reason could be a technical failure,” he added.

Russia has staged air strikes in Syria in support of the regime of President Bashar Assad since 2015.

On Tuesday, the defense ministry said Russian planes are currently carrying out 150 strikes per day in eastern Syria against Daesh terrorists.

The latest casualties put the toll of Russian servicemen officially reported killed in Syria at 37.

Last month a Russian general was killed near the eastern city of Deir Ezzor, where Russian special forces are participating in the regime’s ground offensive.
Posted by: badanov || 10/11/2017 00:00 || Comments || Link || E-Mail|| [296 views] Top|| File under:

#1  Crew dead before it left the runway? Sounds like an exhaust leak.
Posted by: Skidmark || 10/11/2017 18:36 Comments || Top||


Russian warbirds pounding ISIS positions in Mayadin
Deir Ezzor (Syria News) The Russian Ministry of Defense announced, on Tuesday, that its warplanes are carrying out 150 air strikes, on daily basis, on the Islamic State-held areas in Mayadin City, in the eastern countryside of Deir Ezzor.

Spokesperson for the Ministry of Defense, Igor Konashinkov, said in a statement that the ministry has observed attempts to move the Islamic State militants, including foreign fighters, from Iraq to Syria.

The air strikes are part of a military operation conducted by the Syrian regime forces, backed by the Russian Air Forces, to recapture the city of Mayadin and al-Omar oil field, located in eastern Deir Ezzor.

The Russian warplanes destroyed the funding resources of the Islamic State group, and now aiming at foiling the radical group attempts to extract oil from their-held areas, in the Syrian territory, Konashinkov added.

In addition, the ministry also accused the US-led coalition of lessening the number of its air strikes on the Islamic State headquarters in Iraq, after the Syrian army launched an offensive to liberate the city of Deir Ezzor in Syria.

It is noteworthy that the Islamic State militants are suffering due to the heavy strikes of the army troops and Syrian Democratic Forces, which are conducted on several areas, in the countryside of Deir Ezzor.

From al-Manar: 70 ISIS bad Guys die in air raids

The Russian Aerospace Forces have destroyed an ISIL command center in Syria’s Deir Ezzor province and killed some 34 terrorists who entered the country from Iraq’s western regions, the Russian Defense Ministry said.

The Russian aircraft carried out 182 airstrikes against the positions of ISIL terrorists in Syria in the past 24 hours, the ministry said in a statement on Tuesday. A total of 70 ISIL terrorists, who were later identified as nationals of CIS states and Algeria, were eliminated, according to Russian Defense Ministry spokesman Maj. Gen. Igor Konashenkov.

The airstrikes were carried out after reconnaissance drones had discovered a large stronghold of ISIL terrorists on the eastern bank of the Euphrates river near the city of Mayadeen. The terrorists had an artillery and tank projectiles depot, as well as a ramified network of underground tunnels there.

“A ISIL command post and three groups of terrorists who arrived in the area from the territory of Iraq as a reinforcement were destroyed. The elimination of 34 militants, the destruction of 5 SUVs with large-caliber weapons, as well as 2 vehicles with ammunition has been confirmed,” Russian Konashenkov stated, commenting on one of the airstrikes near the village of Hatla in the province.

The spokesman went on by saying that a Russian Sukhoi Su-34 jet hit the same area 40 minutes later when ISIL militants arrived at the scene to evacuate wounded terrorists. As the result of that strike, 20 more militants were eliminated.

Source: Sputnik
Posted by: badanov || 10/11/2017 00:00 || Comments || Link || E-Mail|| [179 views] Top|| File under: Islamic State


Islamic rebel group captures villages in eastern Hama
Hama (Syria News) Ha’yat Tahrir al-Sham (HTS) managed to recapture several villages from the Islamic State militants, in the eastern countryside of Hama, sources told Qasioun News on Tuesday.

The sources informed that the HTS militia was able to recapture several villages from the Islamic State militants, after clashes between the two sides, in the eastern countryside of Hama, in northern Syria.

Furthermore, the HTS advanced toward Sammakia, Tufaha, Andarin and Buwaid areas, while the Islamic State group started toward Athraya – Sheikh Hilal highway and Shakosya, Rahjan and Sarha villages, in the eastern countryside of Hama, during an offensive carried out by the HTS militias to recapture the area.

It is noteworthy that the Islamic State managed to cross Uqayribat District, in eastern Hama, towards the HTS-held Rahjan area, based on an agreement with the Syrian regime forces.
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Two weeks of WOT
Wed 2017-10-11
  Bangladesh arrests top leaders of Jamaat-e-Islami
Tue 2017-10-10
  Nusra Front, Islamic State clash in Syria's Hama province
Mon 2017-10-09
  Syrian rebels capture ISIS HQ in Deir Ezzor
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  Two Saudi guards killed in attack on royal palace in Jeddah
Sat 2017-10-07
  Driver 'deliberately mows down pedestrians' outside London Museum
Fri 2017-10-06
  Iraqi premier claims victory against Islamic State in Hawija
Thu 2017-10-05
  3 Special Forces Troops Killed and 2 Are Wounded in an Ambush in Niger
Wed 2017-10-04
  Daesh defense line collapses in Hawijah as Iraqi forces liberate more villages
Tue 2017-10-03
  Key ISIS member Qari Zahid killed in US drone strike in East of Afghanistan
Mon 2017-10-02
  Terror Attack in Las Vegas - Mass Shooting - Updated 50+ dead, 400+ wounded
Sun 2017-10-01
  Kurdish secession bid in Iraq threat to entire region: Hezbollah chief
Sat 2017-09-30
  Islamic State sets oil wells on fire, urges militants evacuate villages in Hawija
Fri 2017-09-29
  Lebanon Military Tribunal sentences Takfiri preacher to death
Thu 2017-09-28
  Al-Qaeda leadership, dozens of jihadists wiped out by Russian missile strike in Idlib
Wed 2017-09-27
  Palestinians admitted Interpol membership

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