First images of S-300 components and command vehicles being unloaded at Khmeimim Airbase
Acc to new Russian MoD version Israeli strike occurred at 21:40. Il-20 was located near Jisr ashShughur then. However for unknown reason F-16 continued to loiter near the coast for 40 mins and that's why Il-20 was shot down.
The Islamic State continues to claim that its jihadists were responsible for the attack in Ahvaz. Two more written claims issued after the initial claims by the group's Amaq News Agency. No video or definitive evidence though.
Exclusive Image: Iran Air Force’s Boeing 747 which is currently at Damascus Int. Airport wasn’t destroyed. Suffered minor damages at the front, landing gears and is waiting for repairs.
New video message from Hay’at Taḥrīr al-Shaam: "Because We Are Ready"
Video allegedly showing a S-400 launch from the Russian Khmemeim AB during the Israeli airstrike (17/9/2018)
HTS executes 5 members of ISIS in Idlib
Source: Syrian counterespionage arrested entire 44th air defense battalion, whose S-200 reportedly shot down Russian Il-20
Erdogan scores diplomatic wins in meetings with Putin, Merkel
HTS and TiP rejected the withdrawal of the Mujahideen and the delivery of their heavy weapons from front lines against SAA forces.
Syrian Foreign Ministry source to SANA: Syrian government welcomes Idlib agreement announced yesterday in Sochi, emphasizes it was product of “intensive consultations” and “total coordination” between Syria and Russia.
Image by RuMod showing the scheme of Israeli airstrike on Latakia
Syria downed Russia's plane because Israeli F-16s used it as cover — Russian top brass
Russian Defence Ministry says Israel warned Russia about planned operation 1 minute beforehand
SAA said in an official statement that the strike was carried out by warplanes of the Israeli Air Force. The target was a technical industrial complex in Latakia and two service members were killed as a result.
Powerful blast in Tartus province jet is clearly heard before.
First pics from Blouzeh, Banyas cs shows remains of hostile object / syrian AD missile.
Huge explosions following missile attack & air defenses fired over Latakia & Tartus provinces tonight
AD missiles are going over Damascus now.
Just hours after the Idlib agreement, jihadists launched a massive armed drone attack on Latakia, Tartous, and Homs.
The number of Russian jets at Hmeymim airbase is lowest since the beginning of the deployment there
Moata reports about the assassiantion of HTS militant in Sarmin Idlib province. They implicated Jund al Aqsa group
New powerful weapon which will help Mujahideen to repel Assad's pigs
Tweetchain on Russia - Turkey divergences over Idlib as seen from Moscow
Chinese Ambassador To Syria: The Two Countries Have A Golden Opportunity To Strengthen Their Ties
Syrian authorities prepare an alternative road linking Hama and Aleppo via Abu al-Duhour, in order to reduce traffic on the overburdened and unsafe Ithriya-Khanaser road. This seems to presume the M5 will remain out of reach for the foreseeable future
The Assad regime issue a resolution to disband the militia Qalamoun Shield led by "Abu Zeidoun Shamo" return its fighters to the 3rd Division and arrest a number of its leaders in the city of al-Tal in the Damascus countryside
N. Aleppo: Sultan Murad Tumeni struck a group of regime fighters with a Konkurs ATGM on Shamawiyah front (near Al-Bab)
The Russian Navy Sukhoi Su-33 66 Red carrier-based fighter at the Khmeimim airbase
[A thread about yesterday’s Israeli strikes on the Syrian coast]: For the 2nd time during the Syrian war Israel failed to target the Syrian P-800 Yakhont coastal defense missiles system.
Syria: Rebels are shelling the Assad regime military camp in Joureen in Northwestern Hama with rockets tonight, causing explosions and large fires.
NLF announces ATGM strike inside military base of Joureen in Ghab Plain (NW. Hama) & destruction of a T-72. Regime artillery shelling nearby villages.
Lavrov: Our goals in Syria don't fully overlap with Iran's and Turkey's goals
Parts of a missile ended up in Duraykish, Ayn al-Dahab after struck by air defence.
Picture shows Syrian army's air defenses intercepting hostile missiles over Musayaf, Hama.
Israel Signals Lull in Syria Strikes Is Over, Resuming Military Action Against Iran
Shells fell in the vicinity of the Heart hospital and Project 3000 Apartments in Al-Hamdaniyah district, Aleppo
Turkey continues to send military reinforcements to Syria
Israel signals it could target Iranian military assets in Iraq
Iran plans to supply the Syrian army with its Bavar-373 air defense systems which is a counterpart of the Russian S-300
A gallows in the middle of the town of Harim, Idlib was set up by armed groups to execute a number of civilians who allegedly promoted national reconciliation.
500+ hardcore Chechens have now reinforced the Lattakia countryside garrison. Including all of their expert long-range artillery marksmen, manning well-concealed Grad launchers and artillery pieces. The idea is to grind any SAA advance to halt and strike deep into regime areas
Smoke rising over S. Aleppo CS amidst reports of detonation of ammo warehouse belonging to pro-Assad forces on heights overlooking Hader.
Russian Air Force Tu-154M with RA-85041 register which had been denied access to Iraq's airspace during its flight from Chkalovsky to Hmeimim AB this morning, is now permitted to use Iraq's airspace. It is carrying Russian military forces.
US-led coalition seems to have deployed some kind of (SAM) system, covered with a desert camo net, in Al-Tanf.
US & allies can have missiles ready to strike Syria within 24 hours – Russian Foreign Ministry
Russian government chartered, Russia flag Ro-Ro Sparta III transits Bosphorus en route from Novorossiysk to Tartus carrying military cargo for Oboronlogistika
Footage showing live fire exercises of HIMARS system at Al-Tanf
New map from Peto Lucem: Military situation in E-Latakia, NW-Hama (Ghab plain) and Idlib provinces
Syria highly appreciates Polish position on Syrian refugees
Russia is bracing for a massive US strike against Syria targets in response to alleged future use of chemical weapons. Could be way more serious than last April. No word yet about potential Russian response, but tensions are climbing.