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Nigerian troops kill 16 Boko Haram militants in recent encounters in NE

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At least 16 Boko Haram militants have been killed by Nigerian troops in recent three encounters in the northeast state of Borno, said the...
Egypt

2 militants killed in Egypt

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Two militants were killed in a police raid in a province north of Egypt's capital Cairo, the Egyptian interior ministry said in a statement...
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)

Militants attack kills 4 pro-government militiamen in Northern Afghanistan

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Taliban militants' attack on Burka district of Afghanistan's northern Baghlan province claimed the lives of four pro-government militiamen and injured two others on...
Airstrikes

Afghan airstrikes kill 5 militants in northern Sari Pul province

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Five militants were killed as fighting planes struck Taliban militants in Sozma Qala district of Afghanistan's northern Sari Pul province on Monday, provincial...
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

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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...
Militants Killed In Gunfights In Indian Controlled Kashmir

Militants believed linked to Islamic State kill 4 Lebanese soldiers

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Militants believed to be linked to Islamic State killed four Lebanese soldiers in northern Lebanon, state media reported on Monday. According to a report by...
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)

22 militants killed in east Afghanistan’s Khost province

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Afghan forces in crackdowns against militants have killed 22 Taliban fighters in the eastern Khost province, said a statement of the provincial police...
Militants Killed In Gunfights In Indian Controlled Kashmir

Clash kills 5 including 3 militants in Western Afghanistan

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Five people including three militants were killed as a clash erupted in Qadis district of western Afghanistan's Badghis province, district governor Mohammad Sharif...
AFP/File / Pius Utomi Ekpei Nigerian militants wreaked havoc on the country's oil sector in the 2000s

13 militants killed in southern Somalia

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Somali National Army (SNA) on Tuesday killed 13 al-Shabab extremists in an offensive in the southern region of Lower Juba, a military officer...
Boko Haram Nigeria

5 Boko Haram militants killed in Nigerian military’s operation

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The Nigerian military on Monday confirmed five militants were killed in the latest operation against the Boko Haram group in the country's northeast region. ...
airstrike

25 militants killed, 8 wounded in airstrike in eastern Afghanistan

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At least 25 militants were killed and eight others wounded after Afghan security forces repelled a Taliban attack in eastern Laghman province during...
Kurdish fighters

2 Islamic State militants killed, 4 arrested in operations in Iraq

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Two Islamic State (IS) local leaders were killed and four militants arrested on Monday in two security operations in northern and western Iraq, the...
Militants Killed In Gunfights In Indian Controlled Kashmir

15 militants killed, highway reopened in Afghanistan’s western Badghis province

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Afghan forces have reopened the highway linking the western Badghis province with Herat after heavy fighting and killing 15 militants, deputy to Baghis police...
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3 militants dead in airstrike in South Afghanistan, police officer killed in separate incidents

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One Afghan police officer and three militants have been killed in two separate incidents in Afghanistan's southern Helmand province, authorities said Thursday. ...
Airstrikes

Afghan airstrikes kill 37 militants including 3 commanders in northern Faryab province

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A total of 37 militants including three commanders have been confirmed dead as fighting planes struck Taliban gatherings in Afghanistan's northern Faryab province on...
terrorism

Pakistani security forces kill banned outfit commander in Balochistan

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Pakistani security forces on Monday killed a commander of a banned organization in southwestern Balochistan province, local media reported on Tuesday. ...
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)

44 Taliban militants killed in northern Afghan province

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At least 44 militants have been killed in northern Afghanistan's Kunduz province over the past couple of days as security forces stepped up...
Airstrikes

Airstrikes destroy militants’ base, kill 12 in North Afghanistan

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Fighting planes struck a Taliban gathering inside their base in Qargan area of Afghanistan's northern Faryab province on Friday, destroying the base and...
Boko Haram Nigeria

Nigerian military says at least 128 Boko Haram militants killed

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The Nigerian military on Thursday confirmed at least 128 Boko Haram militants have been killed in separate operations held this month in the...
President of France Emmanuel Macron (R) and President of Egypt Abdel Fattah al-Sisi (L)

France ready to continue supporting Iraq’s fight against terrorism: minister

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French Minister for the Armed Forces Florence Parly confirmed on Thursday that France is ready to continue training and supporting the Iraqi forces to...
Boko Haram Nigeria

Nigerian military kills dozens of Boko Haram militants in airstrikes

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Dozens of Boko Haram militants were killed in separate airstrikes by the Nigerian military in recent operations within the country's northeast region and...
Somalia

9 al-Shabab militants killed by Somali army in southern region

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Somali National Army (SNA) on Tuesday killed nine members of al-Shabab militants in an operation in Awdhigle town in the southern region of Lower...
MOGADISHU, Aug. 17, 2020 (Xinhua) -- Photo taken on Aug. 17, 2020 shows the blast site of the Elite hotel in Mogadishu, Somalia. At least 16 people, including suspected attackers, were confirmed dead, and 28 others injured in the attack at a popular hotel in Somalia capital Mogadishu on Sunday. (Photo by Hassan Bashi/Xinhua)

Somali army operation kills 3 militants

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Somali National Army (SNA) on Sunday killed three al-Shabab extremists during an operation on the outskirts of the capital city Mogadishu, a military officer...
Killed In Suicide Blast At Funeral In Eastern Afghanistan

10 militants killed in northern Somali region

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Somali security forces on Thursday evening killed 10 al-Shabab extremists in a fierce fight on the outskirts of Bosaso town in the northern region...
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)

3 Taliban militants killed in airstrike in S. Afghanistan

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Three Taliban militants were killed and another was wounded in an airstrike in Afghanistan's southern Uruzgan province on Thursday, the command of special forces...
Boko Haram Nigeria

Nigerian troops kill 8 Boko Haram militants in repelled attacks

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Eight Boko Haram militants were killed when Nigerian troops repelled an attack by the extremist group in the country's northeastern state of Borno, an...
Some Libya Dawn fighters shoot their guns 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)

Somali official says army kill 5 militants in southern region

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Somali security forces killed five al-Shabab militants on Monday morning in Gof Gadud Burey village, in the southern region of Bay, an official confirmed. Isak...
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Somali army kills 16 militants in central region

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Somali National Army (SNA) on Wednesday killed 16 al-Shabab extremists and injured 20 others in a fierce fight in Ba'adweyn town in the central...
Some Libya Dawn fighters shoot their guns 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)

Afghan gun battle kills 8 in Kunduz

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Six militants and two policemen were killed in clashes which erupted outside Kunduz city, capital of northern Kunduz province on Thursday, provincial government spokesman...

Man killed by suspected militants in eastern Indonesia

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A farmer was killed by suspected Islamic militants in Indonesia's Central Sulawesi province over the weekend, police said on Monday. Two farmers were on...