Saturday, November 1, 2014

Iraq / Syria Regional War Updates ( November 1 - 3 , 2014 ) Best tweets of the morning covering the " Forever War "



Monday Tweets.....









urges UN to take necessary action in refugee crisis | Today's front page





'i army planning spring-offensive against with 20,000 soldiers claim "New York Times" -apparently with help of -forces on ground




: fighting in to stop US hegemony






Premier of says has not sent any force to librate .



Rebels try to defend village in Ghab plain against offensive of -forces





not inclined to help in hostage crisis: report




Masrour Barzani Chancellor of the region security council says nearly 200 Kurds are fighting along...





Front sweeps aside U.S.-backed rebels











warplanes launch first airstrike in




headhunts oil industry professionals to manage fields and refineries
















US warplanes continued to pound positions near Kobane. According to the , in the last 24 hours, ...



Rudaw reporter: Two bomb blasts killed 13 pilgrimages and wounded 33 others in center and west of .




PM Barzani: Baghdad Uses People’s Money as Trump card in Political Disputes...




Security sources: Clashes broke out between and the Shia militias near Balad district. The sources said, its...










ISIS mass executions of Sunni Muslim men, women and children in continues. Read this






; Situation Report; Nov 1-2 (via )





Reports say that IS leadership upset with recent reverses and have gotten rid of a bunch of commanders


IS executes another 50 from Albu Nimr tribe in Anbar Last two days has been men women & kids Before it was just male fighters















McClatchy Breaking News: In setback, Islamic State, Nusra combine to rout US-backed forces in Syria






At least 1,273 people were killed in just in October - Special UN Representative













lashes out at ‘double standards’ of West over














slaughters ex-police and army officers in Iraq – report











delegation met with ambassador Stuart E. Jones in today, where he emphasised support for .






Additional military advisers for Anbar not ruled out






in and ‘ready to fight’















drives -backed rebels from northern bastion






against safe corridors with :







Very significant losses for US-backed FSA in - reports that Jabhat al-Nusra now controls all of Jebel al-Zawiyah, inc. Deir Sunbul.







Major advances in Rif Homs: Sha'ir gas field captured, Mahin, IS likely aiming to isolate Tiyas military airport:


















New on MoA: Syria: Pro-Nusra "Rebels" Turn Anti-Nusra "Rebels" Turn Dead -













Steep escalation in US/ allied campaign against Islamic State in Iraq/ Syria. 435 strikes in October (up 44% on Sept)




16000 Foreign fighter in from 80 countries. And that without counting Shia militias. Afghanistan was a picnic.









IS-fighter: "Believe me, a lot of car bombs and suicide bombers are waiting for them." [Iraqi Kurds going to Kobani]










Are 's Shia about to separate from Iraq itself? The question is more relevant than at any point since 1927








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