The TV channel «al Jazeera» reports that the ceasefire in Syria largely holding. Started the delivery of humanitarian aid in besieged areas – on-site 17 of such enclaves population of 480,000 people. In certain sectors of the hostilities continue. Thus, in the North of Latakia province government artillery fired on the positions of opponents of the regime.
The London newspaper «al-Sharq al-Awsat» newspaper writes that in the North of Saudi Arabia began teaching «Northern thunder», involving tens of thousands of soldiers from 20 Muslim countries. They are based on a huge database of King Khaled, is able to accommodate a similar number of troops. The purpose of the exercise is to demonstrate unity in the face of possible threats.
The TV channel «al Arabiya» claims that the leader of the terrorist group «Islamic state» Abu Bakr al-Baghdadi has ordered the formation of a female battalion. Its commander appointed Nada al-Qahtani, known as «sister Julaybib». Earlier women were only entrusted to patrol the streets in the ranks of the police and now they are sent to the front.
Kuwaiti newspaper «al-Rai» quotes the statement of information Minister of Saudi Arabia Adel-in Tariff, according to which the attack on a Shiite mosque in the East of the Kingdom is the Islamic Republic of Iran. According to him, intercepted phone conversations between the terrorists and the operational centre of the Islamic revolutionary guard Corps, located in Najaf in southern Iraq.
The Agency Maan reports that the relatives of one of the leaders of the Popular front for the liberation of Palestine, Nayef Omar Hassan Zaid was accused of his death, the leadership of the PNA. They also reported that the Palestinian Ambassador in Sofia had repeatedly urged Zaid to surrender to the Bulgarian authorities, and demanded that the foreign Minister of the PNA to send him into retirement.