Monthly Archives: October 2014

#Idlib: attack on Assad positions

In Idlib, anti Assad attackers penetrated the Muhafaza building.  They were killed, but not after killing few soldiers.  Also, many pro Assad positions were attacked by al-Nusra and other groups in a surprise attack. Advertisements

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#Hama #Morek #Assad forces advance

In the countryside of Hama, Assad forces advanced in the important town of Morek after long ferocious battles.  Air raids continue in the area.  Battles are still raging in the area.  Kafar Zeita is very active also, battles, air raises, … Continue reading

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#Islamic_State stone Syrian woman to death

The Islamic State stoned a woman to death north of Hama.  The video that appeared online shows the father of the woman being asked by a “Shar’i” from the Islamic State if he would forgive his daughter.  This religious official … Continue reading

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#Syria: news update 10/16/2014

The two big things that happened today, were the shrinking in the areas that are under the control of the Islamic State in ‘Ayn al-Arab/Kobani, plus the little gain al-Assad made near Deir al-Zur, in the Huwayjat Saqr area حويجة … Continue reading

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#Kobani: Islamic State loses positions

The Kurdish fighters retook Tall al-Sha’ir from the Islamic State.  The air raids and willing defenders made the Islamic State lose the momentum it had.  The Islamic State resorted in the last few days to car bombs, something did not … Continue reading

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#Hama: Huge underground bomb rock Assad’s positions

Anti Assad forces detonated a huge underground bomb under al-Dahruj/al-Tabu point.  Clashes followed, or continued in that always hot area.  al-Assad’s air force and artillery bombed: Morek, al-Latamneh, and Kafar Zeeta.

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#Kobani: Defenders are stopping Islamic State so far

Fierce fights has been taking place in ‘Ayn al-‘Arab/Kobani.  The Kurdish YPG is holding on and waging a street-to-street battles all over the city.  The Islamic State attacking forces resorted into sending few booby trapped cars to break the defenses … Continue reading

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