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Members of security forces are seen in downtown Baghdad, Iraq, April 6, 2020. Iraqi Health Ministry on Monday said the number of confirmed COVID-19 cases has climbed to 1,031, and the death toll reached 64 in the country. The Iraqi authorities have taken several measures to contain the outbreak of COVID-19, including extending a nationwide curfew until April 19. (Xinhua/Khalil Dawood)

Police officer dead, 45 protesters injured in southern Iraqi clashes

dpa/GNA – A police officer was killed and 45 protesters wounded in renewed clashes in southern Iraq on Sunday, medical and security sources...
Afghan Forces

4 security forces members, 10 militants killed in N. Afghan clashes

Four security forces members and 10 Taliban militants were killed in armed clashes in Afghanistan's northern Baghlan province on Monday night, local police said...
Nii Aryikwei Vi Nglenshie Adentan Mantse

We need security beef-up in Odododiodio – Nii Aryikwei

Nii Aryikwei VI, Nglenshie Adentan Mantse, has appealed for enhanced security in the Odododiodio Constituency in the Greater Accra Region ahead of the December...
Political Vigilantism

Guinean government says seven killed in post-election violence

Violent clashes between police and opposition protesters in Guinea after Sunday's presidential election has left seven dead and many injured, Albert Damantang Camara, minister...
Political Vigilantism

At least 4 dead in clashes days after Guinea’s presidential election

Violent clashes on Wednesday in the suburbs of Conakry between police and opposition protesters left at least four dead, including a policeman, and several...
A Palestinian protester uses a slingshot to hurl stones at Israeli troops during clashes with Israeli troops on the Gaza-Israel border, east of southern Gaza Strip city of Khan Younis, Aug. 30, 2019. At least 54 Palestinians were injured on Friday, during clashes with Israeli soldiers in eastern Gaza Strip, close to the border with Israel, medics said. (Xinhua/Stringer)

11 including 7 security force members killed in Afghan clashes: officials

At least seven security force members and four militants were killed and 14 people wounded in fresh clashes in two Afghan provinces on...
PUL-E-KHUMRI, May 20, 2020 (Xinhua) -- Taliban militants attend a surrender ceremony in Pul-e-Khumri, capital of Baghlan province, Afghanistan, May 20, 2020. Fifteen Taliban militants surrendered and handed over their weapons in Afghanistan's northern province of Baghlan on Wednesday, as the government has been trying to reconcile the insurgents after more than two decades of insurgency. (Photo by Sahel/Xinhua)

23 soldiers, 31 militants killed in clashes in Afghanistan: officials

At least 23 Afghan soldiers and 31 militants were killed and several fighters wounded in separate clashes in Afghanistan's eastern Nangarhar and western Badghis...

2 killed in clashes south of Lebanon’s capital

Two people were killed on Thursday evening in armed clashes between Sunni Arab tribes and supporters of Shiite parties in south of Lebanese...
SANAA, June 16, 2020 (Xinhua) -- A resident looks at rising smokes after an airstrike in Sanaa, Yemen, June 16, 2020. The Saudi-led coalition in Yemen launched on Tuesday morning at least five airstrikes on the capital Sanaa held by the Houthi rebels, the Houthi-run al-Masirah TV reported. The airstrikes hit Houthi-controlled military sites on the hills of al-Subahah, Attan and Nahdain in and around the center of the Yemeni capital city, local residents said. (Photo by Mohamed al-Azaki/Xinhua)

2 civilians killed in clashes between security forces, gunmen in Yemen’s Aden – government...

Two civilians were killed during armed clashes between security forces and unknown gunmen in Yemen's southern port city of Aden on Monday, a...
Afghan security force members stand at a security checkpoint in Kunduz, Afghanistan, May 21, 2020. Afghan security forces have beefed up security ahead of the Eid al-Fitr festival, which marks the end of the fasting month of Ramadan. (Photo by Ajmal Kakar/Xinhua)

10 pro-government militiamen, 7 militants killed in pre-dawn clashes in N. Afghanistan

Ten pro-government local militiamen and seven Taliban militants were killed in pre-dawn clashes in Afghanistan's northern Takhar province on Thursday, a provincial government spokesman...
Somalia Special Forces

Four militants killed in clashes in southern Somalia

Somali security forces on Saturday evening killed four al-Shabab militants in a fierce fight in Burdhubo town in the southern region of Gedo, an...
Afghanistan occupation by United States military coming up on 16 years

27 killed in unrest in Afghanistan within day

At least 27 people, including 15 soldiers, were killed and about 11 others wounded in separate clashes in Afghanistan on Friday, authorities confirmed. One security...
South Sudan

Death toll rises to 148 in clashes in South Sudan

Death toll in South Sudan has risen to 148 while more than 140 others have been injured following clashes between government forces and armed...

Somalia probes prison clashes as death toll rises to 19

The Somali government on Tuesday launched investigations into a violent incident at Mogadishu's central prison on Monday which left at least 15 al-Shabab...
TOPSHOT - A member of the Nigerian Armed Forces Sniper Unit wearing a ghillie suit takes part in an exercise during the African Land Forces Summit (ALFS) military demonstration held at General Ao Azazi barracks in Gwagwalada on April 17, 2018. - The African Land Forces Summit (ALFS) is a weeklong seminar held in Nigeria, bringing together land forces from across Africa to discuss and develop cooperative solutions and improve transregional security and stability. (Photo by STEFAN HEUNIS / AFP) (Photo credit should read STEFAN HEUNIS/AFP/Getty Images)

3 troops, 17 gunmen killed in clashes in northern Nigeria

Three government troops and 17 gunmen were killed in an encounter in Jibia, Katsina state, in northern Nigeria over the weekend, military spokesman Bernard...
Drc Militia Patrol

Armed clashes in DRC add to flow of displaced people: UN

Clashes between government troops and armed groups in the eastern Democratic Republic of the Congo (DRC) have triggered a flow of hundreds of thousands...
Central African Republic

Over 50 killed in clashes between armed groups in Central African Republic

Over 50 people were killed in clashes between armed groups on Wednesday in Ndele in the northeastern part of Central African Republic, according to...
Iran flag

2 Iranian border guards killed in clashes with armed groups

Two Iranian border guards were killed in clashes with the "terrorists" in Iran's southeastern Sistan and Baluchestan province, Press TV reported on Saturday. ...

Dreams FC clashes with Accra Hearts of Oaks

Dreams FC will this Sunday play host to Accra Hearts of Oak in the match day seven fixture of the Ghana Premier League (GPL)...
protesters in Lebanon

140 injured in clashes between police, protesters in Lebanon

Secretary General of Lebanese Red Cross Georges Kettaneh announced on Monday that the number of injured people reached 140 during Sunday's clashes between protesters...
Nigerian police

At least ten people died in ethnic dispute in eastern Nigeria

Ethnic clashes in Nigeria's northeastern state of Taraba since Monday has left 10 people dead, local police said Sunday. State police spokesperson David Misal confirmed...
Israeli soldiers rest by their armoured personnel carriers (APC) stationed on the Israel-Gaza border on November 15, 2012.

Gaza: Israeli Soldiers and Protestors Clash Leaves 14 People Injured

At least 14 Palestinian demonstrators were shot and wounded on Monday during clashes with Israeli soldiers in northern Gaza Strip close to the border...
soldiers and police officers matching

Police and Military Command Condemns rift among officers

The Police and Military High commands have taken serious exception to the clash between the Police and Military officers at Tamale on Wednesday, May...

Clashes? The World’s Greatest Deceit!!!

The cautionary aspect in underestimating an evil genius is that before you wake up to his ingenuity, he may have taken you for a...
A Kashmiri Muslim protester throws an exploded tear smoke shell back at Indian police and paramilitary troopers (unseen) during a protest in Srinagar, summer capital of Indian-controlled Kashmir, Oct. 30, 2015. Kashmiri Muslim protesters clash with Indian police and paramilitary troopers after Friday prayers over the killing of Abu Qasim, a top militant commander heading Lashkar-e-Toiba (LeT) in restive Indian-controlled Kashmir. (Xinhua/Javed Dar)

Kashmir: 5 militants and 5 civilians killed

Five militants and five civilians were killed Sunday in a fierce gunfight and subsequent clashes in restive Indian-controlled Kashmir, police said. The gunfight broke out...
Two Libya Dawn fighters identify positions of their rivals near Bir al-Ghanam, Libya, on March 21, 2015. Clashes continued between Libya Dawn fighters and pro-government forces on Saturday near Bir al-Ghanam, some 90 kilometers southwest of the capital Tripoli. (Xinhua/Hamza Turkia)

One executed, two harmed in restored conflicts in southern Libya

Renewed tribal clashes in the southern Libyan city of Sabha killed one civilian and injured two others, military and medical sources said on Saturday. The...
An Israeli trooper walks next to his tank near the Gaza Strip on January 13, 2016.

Gaza: 2 killed, 40 wounded in clashes with Israeli soldiers

Two Palestinians were killed and more than 40 injured Friday afternoon during clashes between Palestinian protestors and Israeli soldiers near the border between eastern...

Gaza Strip protests: 30 Palestinians injured in clashes

At least 30 Palestinians were injured in clashes Friday between demonstrators and Israeli soldiers in eastern Gaza Strip, according to eyewitnesses and paramedics. Ashraf al-Qedra,...
Kenyan Coat of arms

At least 8 killed in clashes in western Kenya

Authorities in Kenya's western region on Tuesday confirmed that eight people were killed in Bungoma country a suspected revenge attack. Bungoma County Commissioner Joshua Chepcheing'...
Durham anti-racist demonstration on August 18, 2017

Viewpoint: Charlottesville Clashes Typify Racial Turbulence in the United States

Thousands of people filled the streets in downtown Durham on August 18 after rumors circulated that the Ku Klux Klan had been granted a...