Evening Tweets .....
Coalition Divided Over Goals http://ln.is/www.voltairenet.org/Kdbkm … [Voltaire Network]
Guys in offices in New York were right all along--> Obama seeks new Syria strategy review to deal with ISIS, Assad http://www.cnn.com/2014/11/12/politics/obama-syria-strategy-review/index.html?sr=sharebar_twitter …
Morning Tweets - 11 / 12 / 14
Interesting Nov. 11 Iraqi cabinet minute. Includes "Volunteer fighters to enjoy all rights and privileges enjoyed by the armed forces."
KRG is blending and exporting c.138,000 bpd crude from 4 former NOC fields in Iraq. http://www.iraqoilreport.com/news/kurdistan-exporting-oil-disputed-fields-13618/ …
Fuad Masum, #Iraq's President arrived in Saudi #Arabia on Tuesday for high-level talks between the two countries.
Displaced families wait patiently for winter heaters and blankets http://goo.gl/8TCuLe
ICYMI: Here's Jabhat al-Nusra's big armoured convoy in recently captured Khan al-Subul,
#Idlib: http://youtu.be/dEk-qGOCcWo #Syria
PT: Convoy included 6+ T-72 tanks, 8+ T-62 tanks, 1 T-55 tank, 1 AMB-S armoured vehicle, 3 BMP-1 APCs & 2 2S1 Gvozdika SPAAGS.
Why Did Jund Al-Aqsa Join Nusra Front in Taking Out 'Moderate' Rebels in Idlib? http://huff.to/1qra9AL via @HuffPostUK
Mr Bayik accuses Turkey of having covert links with Jabhat al-Nusra http://www.independent.co.uk/news/world/middle-east/war-against-isis-pkk-commander-tasked-with-the-defence-of-syrian-kurds-claims-we-will-save-kobani-9854818.html … wonder what Nusra thinks abt this alleg
Budget failure creates more economic woes for Iraq http://almon.co/29ya
A new #dilemma: #whitehouse cannot confirm fate of #ISIS' leader #Baghdadi http://english.alarabiya.net/en/News/middle-east/2014/11/11/U-S-cannot-confirm-status-of-Baghdadi-after-strike.html …
If Ukraine, Libya, Iraq and Syria are any guide, the future of global warfare will be one giant 1980s southern Africa.
Excellent analysis on positives and drawbacks of local truces and ceasefires in
#Syria http://m.ceip.org/2014/11/11/hungry-for-peace-positives-and-drawbacks-of-local-truces-and-ceasefires-in-syria/htqa&lang=en … @CarnegieMEC @Oxfam
Evening Tweets- 11 / 11 / 14 ...
t is a matter of when and not if rebel-held east #Aleppo falls to the regime - @edwardedark http://almon.co/29qp
Iraqi Shiites join Sunnis to fight Islamic State http://almon.co/29vx
Rudaw reporter on Kobane border: Three civilians killed and 18 others wounded by #IS bombardments in south of... http://fb.me/78gUMmE0j
1013 people have been killed in #Kobane, including 609 #IS fighters and 363 #YPG fighters, AFP reported.
Shia Iraqi MP: "We are in the process of creating Shia al-Qaida...groups equal in their radicalisation to AQ." http://www.theguardian.com/world/2014/aug/24/iraq-frontline-shia-fighters-war-isis …
#Syria Al Jazeera: Commander of the Revolutionary Military Council in #Aleppo reject proposed truce by #Assad-regime
ROUNDUP: Douma residents protest rebels, Aleppo FSA leader refuses UN "freeze" in fighting. http://tinyurl.com/kyy23t2
Former Senior Official of Free Syrian Army: #FSA Receives Weapons from #Turkey and #Jordan - #BasNews - http://www.basnews.com/en/News/Details/Former-Senior-Official-of-Free-Syrian-Army--FSA--Receives-Weapons-from-Turkey-an/42206 …
llegal Oil Deals With IS - Case Could be Heard in International Court - #BasNews - http://www.basnews.com/en/News/Details/Illegal-Oil-Deals-With-IS---Case-Could-be-Heard-in-International-Court/42193 …
US Delays Delivering F-16 Jets to #Iraq - #BasNews - http://www.basnews.com/en/News/Details/US-Delays-Delivering-F-16-Jets-to-Iraq-/42152 …
Jordan’s King Abdullah is facing increased domestic criticism over his handling of Al-Aqsa Mosque and the war on ISIS http://almon.co/29r1
#Egypt's Islamist groups refuse to label #ISIS terrorist, and reject the US-led war against the group - @EgyptPulse http://almon.co/29r3
The #IslamicState's declaration of a caliphate has generated conflicting views in #Turkey http://almon.co/29qt @PinarTremblay
Rebels are making gains in the south while government forces are closing on #Aleppo http://almon.co/29qp @edwardedark #Syria
A Syrian doctor tells the story of his flight to Lebanon, and the difficulties he, and many others, face http://nwsdp.ly/k62l6 #Syria
Syria Deeply retweeted
Syria's Assad would consider U.N.-backed proposal for a cease-fire in embattled city of Aleppo, state media report: http://lat.ms/1AXMYrP
#Iraqi Ministry of Interior says the leader of #ISIS, Abu Bakr al-Baghdadi has been injured, and transferred to #Syria.
#UK has carried out its first drone attack on #ISIS near Baiji, one of #Iraq's oil refineries — British Minister of Defence has announced.
President @BarackObama is asking Congress for an extra $165 million to boost the Syrian opposition - @CongressPulse http://almon.co/29ri
#Turkey's deputy PM raised eyebrows last week when he said Syrian refugees were here to stay - @TurkeyPulse http://almon.co/29lx
Thought provoking plan by @joshua_landis to accept dark realities & divide #Syria along current battle lines. http://www.cnn.com/video/data/2.0/video/bestoftv/2014/11/08/exp-gps-landis-sot-syria.cnn.html …
Joyce Karam retweeted
50 US military advisors arrive at Al-Asad...US troops now back in #Anbar
European banks accused of facilitating Iran-backed attacks on US troops in Iraq http://gu.com/p/437tx/stw
Syrian rebel leader: US-led attacks on Isis are undermining anti-Assad forces http://gu.com/p/437eq/stw
Jabhat al-Nusra images show powerful armoured convoy in newly captured territory in #Idlib, #Syria ("land of Islam"):
Joel Wing retweeted
Read our latest #Iraq Situation Report? Find it here: http://iswiraq.blogspot.com/2014/11/iraq-situation-report-november-10-2014.html …
KDP and PUK leaders accused of oil and gas trading with the ISIS enemy http://kurdistantribune.com/2014/kdp-puk-leaders-accused-of-oil-gas-trading-isis-enemy/ …
Militias accuse Sunnis of supporting insurgency Destroying homes arresting beating & disappearing civilians too http://musingsoniraq.blogspot.com/2014/11/islamic-state-executions-in-anbar-keep
INTERVIEW: 'I have to choose between buying wood and food.' Inside Douma, which has no access to electricity, water. http://tinyurl.com/nnv2xhq
ROUNDUP: Islamist leader found dead; Iranian engineers assassinated; FSA captures supply point in Daraa; Fealty to IS http://syriadirect.org/rss/1664-syria-direct-news-update-11-10-14 …