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Nigeria: Multilateral Operation Gets 55 Boko Haram Militants Killed

Fifty-five Boko Haram militants were killed in the past two days following a joint operation by forces from Nigeria, Chad, Cameroon, Benin and Niger,...
Photo taken on April 10, 2015 shows a general view of the Kabul city in Kabul, Afghanistan. (Xinhua/Ahmad Massoud)

S. Afghanistan Militants Attack Claims The Lives 15 Police Officers

Up to 15 personnel of Afghan Border Police force were killed and seven others injured in an overnight attack of anti-government militants against a...
Two deserted helmets are seen near Libya's capital city of Tripoli, on March 11, 2015. Clashes erupted on Wednesday between Libya Dawn militants and pro-government forces in the Ajaylat area some 80 kilometers west of Tripoli. (Xinhua/Hamza Turkia)

Libyan air force murders many militants close to Misurata

The Libyan air force killed and injured dozens of terrorists in Sdara area near the city of Misrata, some 200 km east of the...
Nigerian soldiers

Nigeria: Soldiers and militants clash at Calabar

The Punch is reporting that there was a heavy battle between the Nigerian Army and militants at the Anantigha axis of Calabar, Cross River...

Syria: Aleppo plagued with numerous hidden explosives

It’s not a secret for anyone, how much hardship, how much grief and suffering people endure as they confront many various explosive devices, booby-traps...
Iranian President Hassan Rouhani was voted into office in 2013 (AFP Photo/Aamir Qureshi)

Iran denies U.S. accusation of arming Yemeni militants

Iranian Defense Minister Brigadier General Hossein Dehghan denied on Wednesday the allegation that Tehran is sending weapons to Yemen, Press TV reported. ...

Kenyan soldiers kill 15 Al-Shabaab militants in Somali operation

Kenyan soldiers on Monday killed 15 Al-Shabaab terrorists and injured several others in an attack in southern Somalia near the border with Kenya. ...

Southern Somalia: Four Aid Workers Snatched

Suspected Al-Shabaab militants kidnapped four UN World Health Organization (WHO) workers in southern Somalia early Tuesday, police said. A police officer said all the four...

Policeman killed in fighting with militants in Indian-controlled Kashmir

An Indian policeman was killed and three others wounded Sunday in an overnight fierce gunfight between militants and Indian troops in restive Indian-controlled Kashmir,...
Photo taken on April 10, 2015 shows a general view of the Kabul city in Kabul, Afghanistan. (Xinhua/Ahmad Massoud)

Afghan air force kills 3 militants in N. province

The Afghan air force killed three Taliban militants in the country's northern province of Kunduz overnight, an army source said on Monday. ...
Photo taken on April 10, 2015 shows a general view of the Kabul city in Kabul, Afghanistan. (Xinhua/Ahmad Massoud)

Afghan troops kill 2 militants during operation

Two Taliban militants were killed and four others wounded during an ongoing operation conducted by Afghan security forces in southern province of Uruzgan, the...

Somali Rebels Kill 28 People After Ramming Car Bomb into a Hotel

Somali government soldiers secure the scene of an explosion in front of Dayah hotel in Somalia's capital Mogadishu, January 25, 2017. REUTERS/Feisal Omar Islamist militants...

At least 7 killed in heavy fighting in Somali town

At least seven people were killed in heavy fighting between the Somali army and Al-Shabaab militants on Thursday night, an official said Friday. Four militants...

Boko Haram Crisis: ‘Maiduguri Face Serious Starvation

Maiduguri has become the centre of aid efforts Kawu Ashe is just one of up to 120,000 people facing starvation in north-eastern Nigeria, which...
A Turkish boy waves to Turkish tank convoy driving into Syria from the Turkish Syrian border city of Karkamis in the southern region of Gaziantep, on August 26, 2016. (AFP/Xinhua)

Russia claims use of chemical agents by militants in Syria

Russian experts conducted the examination on bomb fragments in the northern Syrian city and confirmed the use of toxic weapons by militants there,...

Taliban attack in Afghanistan’s Badakhshan foiled

"A group of Taliban fighters including some suicide bombers had planned to target Baharak district headquarters early Sunday, but police thwarted their malicious design...
AFP/File / Ameer Alhalbi Syrians evacuate an injured man amid the rubble of destroyed buildings following a reported air strike on the rebel-held neighbourhood of Al-Qatarji, in Aleppo, on April 29, 2016

Islamic State Militants Take Over Pachirwagam District

At least 10 dead bodies and 13 wounded people were retrieved from the area, Haji Mir Baz Mumtaz, district governor of Pachirwagam said, after...
PM Binali Yildirim

Turkish PM confirms shelling IS in north of Iraq

The move in Mosul province came at the request of Peshmerga forces of the Iraqi Kurdistan Regional Government, he told reporters in the province...

Turkey: 2 Soldiers reported killed by PKK

The clashes took place in Cukurca district of Hakkari while the Turkish soldiers were conducting an anti-terror operation. The injured soldiers were sent to...

Somali Forces Recapture El-Wak From Al-Shabaab Militants

The African Union Mission in Somalia (AMISOM) said the Somali forces pushed back the militants who seized the town on Friday after an attack...
AFP / Ahmad Al-Rubaye A member of the Iraqi pro-government forces fires a rocket-propelled grenade launcher during an operation in al-Shahabi village, east of Fallujah, in an operation to retake the city from Islamic State group, on May 24, 2016

Iraq: Six IS Militants and civilians killed in air strikes

In Iraq's northern central province of Salahudin, a helicopter gunship bombed two IS vehicles near Ajil oil filed in northeast of the provincial capital...
Wpid Vandalised Pipeline

Oil militants blow up pipeline in southeastern state Nigeria

A militant group, known as Niger Delta Greenland Justice Mandate, said Tuesday its strike force blew up the oil facility early in the day. ...
Afghan policemen inspect the site of a blast in Kabul, capital of Afghanistan, on Sept. 8, 2016. One civilian was killed and three others injured as a bicycle bomb planted by militants went off in Kabul on Thursday, police said. (Xinhua/Jawid Omid)

One dead three injured in Kabul Bicycle bomb

"The terrorists planted explosive device into cavities of a bicycle and detonated it in Charahi Shahid locality in downtown Kabul this morning, killing a...
Kurdish fighters

SE Turkey: Nearly 100 PKK militants reported killed or injured

The remaining militants retreated back to northern Iraq, the statement added. Intense clashes have been ongoing in the Hakkari region since a large scale operation...

Suspected Boko Haram militants kill 5 in Niger

The attackers, believed to belong to the extremist group Boko Haram, rode into the village of Toumour on camels on Friday night. They burnt...
Okrika, NIGERIA: Masked Ateke Tom militants hold their guns as they arrive at their camp, 13 April 2007, in Okrika, Rivers State. Ateke Tom is the leader of the Niger Delta Vigilante, an ethnic Ijaw militia in the Niger Delta region of Nigeria. Many militant groups in the delta say they are fighting for the control of government oil wells. Five people, including a senior police officer, were killed in clashes between rival cult gangs in southern Nigeria's oil-rich state of Rivers, the police said today. AFP PHOTO / LIONEL HEALING (Photo credit should read LIONEL HEALING/AFP/Getty Images)

Niger Delta: Remission Outside Patriotic Backing

On acceptance, the militants were expected to renounce militancy and embrace the Federal Government of Nigeria’s (FGN) package for their rehabilitation. The amnesty has survived...

Iraqi parliament passes vote of no-confidence against defense minister

"The Council of Representatives (Parliament) voted in majority to withdraw confidence from the defense minister Khalid al-Obeidi after the lawmakers found his answers unconvincing...
© AFP/File | An attack which killed three soldiers and wounded 14 took place in Turkey's Mardin province, where the army has been conducting a military operation backed by a curfew against the PKK

PKK Militants Attack in Eastern Turkey Kills 1 Soldier

The clashes occurred at 4:50 (0150 GMT) early Monday Morning, when PKK militants attacked Turkish security forces in the town of Nazimiye. Initial information revealed...

Iraq: Mortar Barrage killed 12 and left scores injured

The incident occurred in the morning when IS militants fired many mortar rounds on a displacement camp at an abandoned cement factory in north...

Nigeria nabs logistics supplier to militants in Niger Delta

Spokesperson for the Nigerian Navy (NN) Commodore Christian Ezekobe said the suspect was picked up on July 11 at about 11 a.m, local time. ...