High-definition map and slideshow of northwest Hama battle

The Syrian Army’s Tiger Forces captured the villages of Huwayz with mechanized infantry, shoring up their positions against the rebels west of Shahshabo Mountain. Below is a mostly-accurate slideshow of the battle’s course over the past ten days:

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Middle-East Map of Control by Province

This is a map of territorial control by faction in the Middle East. Please note that resolution (and thus accuracy) is limited by the program used, and as such this map is not intended to give a completely precise view of the frontlines but rather a province-by-province breakdown of control. Countries and factions are mapped according to the exact color of their flags (with the exception of Turkey).

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