Situation/Intelligence Reports

Iraq: Special Forces Deployed Against The Islamic State

Authorities in Iraq have deployed special forces around the capital in response to recent attacks by the Islamic State, Anadolu News Agency reported Feb. 29. Read more…

Syria: Islamic State Captures Hezbollah Commander In Northern Syria

The Islamic State has captured a Hezbollah commander in northern Syria, according to senior Hezbollah media personnel. Read more…

Greece, Macedonia: Macedonian Police Repel Refugees With Tear Gas, Stun Grenades

Macedonian police lobbed tear gas and stun grenades at hundreds of Syrian and Iraqi refugees who broke down a railway crossing fence at the Greece-Macedonia border, AP reported Feb. 29. Read more…

Somalia: Al Shabaab Suicide Attack Kills At Least 30

A Feb. 28 suicide attack by the militant group al Shabaab killed at least 30 and injured 40 others in the Somali city of Baidoa, Reuters reported. Read more…

Yemen: Suicide Bomber Targets Security Checkpoint

A suicide car bomber hit a security checkpoint in the Yemeni port city of Aden, AFP reported Feb. 29. Read more…

Mexico: 5 States On Alert After Theft Of Radioactive Material

Five Mexican states have been put on alert after thieves stole a truck carrying the radioactive substance iridium-192 in Queretaro, ABC reported Feb. 29. Read more…

Syria: France Convening Emergency Meeting On Cease-Fire Violations

Backers of the cease-fire in Syria are meeting in Feb. 29 in Geneva after France called for emergency discussions on alleged breaches of the U.S.- and Russia-brokered truce, AFP and Reuters reported. Read more…

Iran: Rouhani Allies Oust Hardliners From Assembly Of Experts

Iranian President Hassan Rouhani and his allies won 15 out of the 16 seats for Tehran in the country’s Assembly of Experts, according to final election results released Feb. 29, Reuters reported, citing IRNA. Read more…

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