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This Masquerade - George Benson .....background music while reading
Turkey, Saudi Arabia Mull Syria Ground Invasion As Russia, Hezbollah Decimate Rebels http://www.zerohedge.com/news/2016-02-08/turkey-saudi-arabia-mull-syria-ground-invasion-russia-hezbollah-decimate-rebels …
Reports Israeli airstrikes targeted regime ammo depots in Qutayfah; multiple explosions reported near brigade 155. #Syria #Israel
US -Turkey conflict over YPG to continue. .
#Oil-hit UAE plans to trim ministries, outsource most government services http://www.reuters.com/article/idUSKCN0VH1GY …
Turkey fears influx of 600,000 refugees from Aleppo bombing http://ow.ly/Y5NIP
Lebanon resists granting work permits to Syrian refugees http://ow.ly/Y4OtE
After Hoor and Rwaisat, #SAA #Hezbollah at the door of #Kinsabba in reef #Latakia. Several fronts observing attacks simultaneously in #Syria
#BreakingNews: #SDF and #YPG at the outskirt of #Talrifaat in reef #Aleppo close to borders with #Turkey https://www.google.be/maps/place/Tall+Rifat,+Syriaemail@example.com,37.0225503,12z/data=!3m1!4b1!4m2!3m1!1s0x152fe8f90ecc7df1:0x2ebae1ace11177ea …
#ISIS and #AQ #JN clashing in Wadi al-Dibb in #Arsal outskirts along the borders between #Syria and #Lebanon.
Kadyrov Says Chechen Special Forces Infiltrated Islamic State, Aiding #Russia http://tmt-go.ru/559030 #news
Opposition falling apart in Northern Syria....
Libya seeks extra week to form unity govt http://bit.ly/1W6VB9C
#Libya Presidential Council: The strikes on #Derna are a criminal act, done outside of the legal framework.
#Libya - the Ministry of Defense is the main point of contention between Presidential Council members as talks to form GNA Gov continue.
#Libya - HoR in #Tobruk says international community must take responsibility in identifying who was behind the airstrikes on #Derna.
#Libya - HoR's statement regarding airstrikes on #Derna suggests Egypt is not behind airstrikes (Egypt is strong HoR ally).
Protestors in Shahhat close off local council HQ, demand solutions for blackouts, lack of liquidity at banks. #Libya
GNA postponing sessions due to disagreements in appointing the Defence Minister. Some sources indicates it's b/w Al-Barghati & Hafter #Libya
Protestors threaten to storm Ageila Saleh's home if he doesn't resign position, say living conditions deteriorating
#Libya 2 days of air strikes on Derna, East Libya, planes unidentified.
#Libya Libya Update 2: Libya's rival oil companies threaten legal action. http://www.ft.com/intl/cms/s/0/b9aa078e-cc25-11e5-be0b-b7ece4e953a0.html#axzz3zZXP3RXW … and http://www.bloomberg.com/news/articles/2016-02-07/national-oil-in-west-libya-warns-about-illicit-sales-from-east …
Canada sends in hundreds of special forces to Iraq, as its fighter jets come home http://bit.ly/1nT4fxb
Iraqi forces massing for push to retake ISIS-held Mosul http://ow.ly/Y4yge
Independence of #Kurdistan requires dialogue w/ neighbours & regional powers. We must hold talks w/ Iraq to reach an understanding... 1/5