Monthly Archives: March 2020

Israel: F-16s hit al-Shayrat air base

Israeli warplanes fired eight missiles at al-Shayrat air base in Homs province. It said explosions were heard and believed to have been caused by anti-aircraft defenses while intercepting these strikes, but gave no further details, The UK-based Syrian Observatory for … Continue reading

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Saudi: 1012 confirmed COVID-19 cases

  As of March 26, the Saudi Government has reported to the World Health Organization 1012 confirmed COVID-19 cases.

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Libya: 6 test covid-19 positive

Now 6 #GNA Syrian mercenaries arrive at Al-Hadaba Hospital #Tripoli , who have symptoms covid19.#Libya pic.twitter.com/vc6HyqAsJp — M.LNA (@LNA2019M) April 16, 2020 [March 25 2020 “First contamination” March 24 ] Ehmed Ben Omar, the health minister in Libya has confirmed … Continue reading

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Algeria: number of confirmed cases to 264

ALGIERS – Thirty-four new cases of the coronavirus (Covid-19), including two deaths, were recorded on March 24 2020 in Algeria, bringing the number of confirmed cases to 264 and the deaths to nineteen (19). [March 1 2020 COVID 19 returns … Continue reading

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Mali: 2 confirmed cases

MALI reported on March 25 2020 its first two cases of coronavirus, the government said in a statement. The two patients are Malian nationals, a 49 year-old woman from Bamako and a 62 year-old man living in Kayes. They arrived … Continue reading

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Anti-ISIS mission in the southern Makhmur Mountains of Iraq

“The forces trekked through mountainous terrain and eliminated four hostile ISIS fighters who were barricaded in the caves. The recovery took approximately six hours,” said Col. Myles B. Caggins III, a spokesman for the OIR coalition. The following Marines died … Continue reading

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Mali, Niger & Burkina Faso: J. Peter Pham Sahel envoy

I am grateful to @realDonaldTrump & @SecPompeo for the honor of serving as the first U.S. Special Envoy for the #Sahel. I look forward to working with @AsstSecStateAF & other colleagues as well as with regional & international partners on … Continue reading

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