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“Iran has extended its tentacles across the region through numerous proxies, including Lebanese Hezbollah operating in multiple countries, hardline Iranian-backed Shia militia groups (SMGs) in Iraq and Syria, and Iranian support has enabled the Houthis [in Yemen],” Mr Votel told the House Armed ...

Children stand next to their tent inside the Khirbat al-Jawz camp, in the north-western Jisr al-Shughour countryside, Idlib, Syria, 19 January 2018. More than 6000 families were forced to leave their homes on the frontline and move to several camps like Khirbat al-Jawz, Ein al-Baida and al-Hambuoshyeh in ...
MADINAH: Many pilgrims visiting Madinah during the Umrah season in order to visit the Prophet's Mosque and the province's historical and Islamic sites also get to enjoy recreational programs that include land trips. Arab News joined pilgrims of different nationalities as they visited the Al-Baida Park, which ...
Another drone attack at around midnight Saturday targeted three vehicles on the road from the southern province of Shabwa to Baida, killing seven suspected jihadists, an official told AFP on condition of anonymity. Washington considers the Yemen-based Al-Qaeda in the Arabian Peninsula to be the ...
The U.S.-backed Syrian Democratic Forces (SDF) reportedly made new advances against IS in Raqqa, the U.K.-based Syrian Observatory for Human Rights ... The SDF also reportedly advanced into the Badu neighborhood from the east, Baida Garden from the north, and Basil Street from the west, local ...
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A 2016 satellite photo of one of the suspected installations near Masyaf and Al-Baida, Syria. Contruction began around 2010DigitalGlobe. Which Western intelligence agency requested satellite photographs of secret Syrian military installations near the border with Lebanon over the past two years? A small ...


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