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Armenians rally as premier accuses military of coup attempt

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dpa/GNA - In the midst of a domestic political crisis, the Armenian military has sided with the opposition and demanded the resignation of...
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Myanmar’s Aung San Suu Kyi detained by military – ruling party

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dpa/GNA - Myanmar's military has detained the country's de facto leader, Aung San Suu Kyi, and president Win Myint, a spokesperson for the...
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Myanmar government leaders detained, military declares 1-year state of emergency

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Myanmar's State Counsellor Aung San Suu Kyi, President U Win Myint and other senior officials have been detained by the military, Myo Nyunt, spokesperson...
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‘Law enforcement, military in unprecedented’ approach to DC security

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tca/dpa/GNA - Thousands of police and military troops continued pouring into the nation's capital Wednesday, transforming the city into an armed fortress in...
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NCCE condemns military invasion of Parliament

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The National Commission for Civic Education (NCCE) on Wednesday condemned the military invasion of the Legislative Arm of Government during the election process of...
Photo taken on Feb. 19, 2020 shows the Pentagon seen from an airplane over Washington D.C., the United States. The U.S. Department of Defense announced Sunday the death of one of its contractors caused by the coronavirus, the first such fatality related to the U.S. military. The Crystal City, Virginia-based contractor who worked at the Defense Security Cooperation Agency (DSCA) died on Saturday, according to a release by the Pentagon. (Xinhua/Liu Jie)

Keep military out of election disputes, former defence chiefs warn

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dpa/GNA - Ten former US defence secretaries have jointly warned against any potential abuse of the military over the results of the presidential...

Ahafo needs military base to curb recurring political violence-Minister

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Mr Evans Opoku-Bobie, the Ahafo Regional Minister has called for a military base to help stop the needless and uncontrolled recurring of political violence...
Ghana Armed Forces

Military has no business with vigilantes-Ghana Armed Forces

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The Ghana Armed Forces (GAF) has described as “totally false”, allegations that it intends to give its military uniforms to vigilante groups and equip...
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Military, Police deployed across Volta to quell secessionists activities

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Mr Pius Hadzide, Deputy Information Minister has said military and police deployment has been stepped up across the Volta and parts of Oti regions...
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18 people killed in military plane crash in eastern Ukraine

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Eighteen people were killed and two seriously injured in the crash of an An-26 military plane in Kharkiv region in Ukraine, the press service...
Image provided by Noticias Telemedellin shows rescuers inspecting the site of the crashed plane carrying the Brazilian soccer team Chapecoense, in La Ceja municipality, near Medellin, in the department of Antioquia, Colombia, on Nov. 29, 2016. [Photo/Xinhua]

2 pilots killed in military helicopter crash in North Afghanistan: government

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Two Afghan Air Force pilots were killed after a military helicopter crashed in the country's northern restive Baghlan province on Thursday, Defense Ministry...
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Nigerian troops kill 7 Boko Haram commanders in military operations

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Nigerian military said on Thursday that some senior commanders of the extremist group Boko Haram were killed during recent military operations in the...
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Nigerian military vows to rout bandits in Northwest region

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The Nigerian military on Thursday vowed to continue fighting bandits who have wreaked havoc in the country's northwest region until the criminals are routed...

Turkey seeks detention of 66 military personnel over failed coup

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Turkish prosecutors on Tuesday issued detention warrants for at least 66 military personnel over their alleged links to a network believed to be...
Nigerian Military

Morocco, France discuss military cooperation

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Military leaders from Morocco on Thursday discussed with visiting French Chief of Defense Staff General Francois Lecointre about military cooperation. The talks...
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1 bandit killed, 4 nabbed in Nigerian military raid

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One bandit was shot dead and four others were nabbed in a raid by the Nigerian military in the country's central region, a military...
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. ...
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Turkey, Libya agree to maintain military cooperation – ministry

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Turkey will continue to work with Libya in military training and consultancy, Turkey's Defense Ministry said on Tuesday. Turkish Defense Minister Hulusi...
Wreckage of cars are seen at the explosion site of a gas station in north Accra, capital of Ghana, Oct. 8, 2017. The number of people killed in the Saturday night gas explosion at a fuel station in Ghana's capital city Accra has gone up to six, with 35 injured, deputy spokesman of the Ghana National Fire Service (GNFS) Prince Billy Anaglate told Xinhua on Sunday. (Xinhua/Justice Adoboe) (yk)

1 killed, 3 wounded in explosion in northern Iraq

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At least a woman was killed and three security members were wounded on Tuesday in a car bomb explosion in Iraq's northern city...
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2 U.S. soldiers killed in California chopper crash

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Two U.S. soldiers were killed and three others injured in a helicopter crash during a training exercise late Thursday in Southern California, U.S....

Car bomb explodes near Turkish military point in Northwestern Syria

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A car bomb exploded on Friday evening near a Turkish military point in Syria's northwestern province of Idlib, a war monitor reported. ...
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6 military personnel killed by Islamic State in east Syria – monitor

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The Islamic State (IS) killed six members of the Syrian military intelligence in the country's eastern province of Deir al-Zour on Friday, a war...
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Cameroon honours Chinese military official with medal

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Cameroon on Thursday awarded the medal of Knight of the Order of Valour to Chinese Defense Attache to Cameroon, Senior Colonel Chai Xiaojiang for...
Family members of a person that died of COVID-19 converse with health workers during a burial ceremony, on the outskirts of Mogadishu, Somalia, May 8, 2020. Somali health ministry on Sunday confirmed 57 new cases of the novel coronavirus, bringing the total infections to 1,054. Fawziya Abikar, health minister said three people succumbed to the deadly respiratory disease, raising the death toll to 51. (Xinhua/Hassan Bashi)

Chinese military medical experts help with Sierra Leone’s COVID-19 fight

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The Chinese Military Medical Expert Group (CMMEG) in Sierra Leone has been playing an active role in the country's fight against the COVID-19 pandemic,...
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Russia blames U.S. for military vehicle collision in Syria

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Russia has blamed the United States for a recent collision between Russian and U.S. military vehicles in Syria. On Wednesday, Chief of...
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Four countries hold military exercise in response to Turkish activity

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A four-country air and sea military exercise involving France, Italy, Greece and Cyprus kicked off on Wednesday as a direct response to Turkish activities...
JUBA, May 18, 2020 (Xinhua) -- The new chief of the army General Johnson Juma Okot (2nd L, Front) salutes President Salva Kiir (1st R) at the State House in Juba, capital of South Sudan, May 15, 2020. The new army chief of South Sudan People's Defense Forces (SSPDF) was first promoted from the rank of lieutenant-general to the rank of a general prior to becoming army chief. (Xinhua/Daniel Majak)

South Sudan military warns it will retaliate against rebel group

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South Sudan's military said on Monday it will retaliate against the attacks by the militia group, the National Salvation Front (NAS) led by renegade...
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Nothing has been decided with ECOWAS mediation team, spokesman of Mali’s military junta

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Spokesman of Mali's National Committee for the Salvation of the People (CNSP) Ismael Wague told the press on Monday that "nothing has been...
U.S. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo (R) speaks during a press briefing in Washington D.C., the United States, on March 5, 2020. Pompeo said Thursday the increasing violence in some parts of Afghanistan was unacceptable, urging warring parties to "stop posturing" before intra-Afghan peace talks. (Xinhua/Liu Jie)

Pompeo says U.S. to keep Israel’s military edge

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U.S. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo said on Monday that the U.S. will continue to ensure Israel's military edge in the Middle East under...
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Chairman of Sudan’s Sovereign Council accuses attempts to “kidnap” revolution

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Chairman of Sudan's Sovereign Council Abdel Fattah Al-Burhan on Monday accused unnamed trends of attempting to "kidnap" the popular revolution in Sudan and...