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Bashar Al-Assad

Syrian president highlights resolve to retake all Syrian areas from rebels

Syrian President Bashar al-Assad on Sunday highlighted his administration's determination to retake all Syrian areas from rebels, the state news agency SANA reported. ...
Sudan Prime Minister Abdallah Hamdok

Sudan hopeful of reaching peace with rebels as negotiations resume in Juba

Sudan has said it remains hopeful of reaching a peaceful settlement of the decades-long conflict with various rebel groups as talks resumed in Juba...

South Sudan Refutes Rebels Retake of Pagak Town

South Sudan on Tuesday denied rebels allied to former First Vice President Riek Machar recaptured the strategic Pagak town near the Ethiopian from government...
Photo taken on April 10, 2015 shows a general view of the Kabul city in Kabul, Afghanistan. (Xinhua/Ahmad Massoud)

Ten Policemen in Afghan Western Province killed by Rebels

Taliban militants attacked a police checkpoint at nearby of a dam in Afghan western Herat province Sunday morning, killing 10 police personnel, a local...
South Sudan

South Sudan’s presidency debunks rebel meeting allegations

South Sudanese President Salva Kiir Tuesday denied meeting Sudanese rebels, saying Juba was not supporting or hosting insurgents fighting the Sudanese government. The Sudanese intelligence...

South Sudan Rebels Wants Genocide investigated

South Sudanese rebel factions on Tuesday called on the international community to investigate what they term as targeted killings along ethnic lines nearing genocide...
Somkes rise following airstrike targeting rebels in Daraya, southwest of the capital Damascus of Syria, on Feb. 24, 2016. (Xinhua/Yang Zhen) (zw)

Intense battles rage in Syria’s Daraa amid info of large support for rebels

Intense battles raged on Tuesday between the Syrian army and the rebels in the southern province of Daraa, amid information that the rebels received...
South Sudan

Rebels point fingers at South Sudanese army of 16 civilians

South Sudanese rebels (SPLA-IO) on Wednesday blamed the killings of over 16 civilians on Monday in the border town of Pajok on government troops...
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10 leftist rebels, 2 soldiers killed in clash in northern Philippines

Ten leftist New People's Army (NPA) rebels and two government soldiers were killed during a firefight in northern Philippines on Thursday afternoon, an army...
Soldiers of pro-government militia are pictured in Aleppo, Syria, on Dec. 11, 2016. (Xinhua/Yang Zhen) (zw)

Syrian security forces retake former rebel held territories during Damascus attacks

The Syrian army recaptured all areas fallen during Sunday's wide-scale offensive by rebels in eastern Damascus, the military general command said Monday. The army retook...

Would prisoner swap between government, rebels bring peace in Sudan?

As the rebel Sudan People's Liberation Movement (SPLM)/northern sector released 107 government military personnel, Khartoum responded by pardoning 259 rebels, which prompted a...
South Sudan

One soldier killed, 10 injured as Sudan army repels attack by rebels

Sudan's army announced on Tuesday that it repelled an attack by rebels against the Al-Mashayesh region, which killed a government soldier and injured 10...
Soldiers in Central African Republic

Report Says CAR Rebels Killed 32 Civilians in December

The Union for Peace in the Central African Republic (UPC) is said to have rounded victims up and executed them. HRW says it is concerned...

Syria government says ready for prisoners swap with rebels

The Syrian government said on Monday that it is ready to exchange prisoners it has with kidnapped people in rebel hands, state news agency...
Rodrigo Duterte

Philippines’ Duterte lifts government truce with leftist rebels

Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte said on Friday that he has decided to lift the ceasefire with the communist rebels, ordering the government troops "to...
South Sudan

DR Congo hands over 128 suspected rebels to Burundi

The Democratic Republic of Congo (DR Congo) has handed over 128 suspected rebels to Burundian authorities, the Burundian justice minister said. The...
South Sudan

SPLM/northern sector denies presence in South Sudan

Rebels from Sudan People's Liberation Movement (SPLM)/northern sector denied on Sunday any presence in South Sudan. "There is no presence for the...

Syrian Conflict: Rebels Unlikely to Attend Astana Talks

Syrian rebel groups say they are suspending participation in the preparations for peace talks planned by Russia and Turkey for later this month. In a...
Mekong River Water

Damascus suffers drinking water outage, authority accuses rebels of contaminating water sources

The drinking water has been out of the capital Damascus for three days, as the authorities accuse the rebels of contaminating the water sources...

Aleppo battle: Syria Evacuation Buses Burnt Down By Rebels

Several buses sent to transport the sick and injured from two government-held villages in Syria’s Idlib province have been burned by rebels. It has thrown...

Aleppo Evacuations Suspended

The evacuation of civilians and rebel fighters from eastern Aleppo in Syria has come to a halt. Russia, which backs the Syrian government, says the...
People flee clashes near the Aden international airport in Aden, Yemen, on March 25, 2015. The Shiite Houthi group took control over Aden international airport after the retreat of tribal militia on Wednesday evening, a security official told Xinhua. (Xinhua)

Yemen ceasefire ends in violations with sporadic attacks

Major-General Ahmed Al Asiri, the spokesperson of the Saudi-led coalition in Yemen, told the news channel that there is no chance to extend the...

South Sudan, Ethiopia say will not accommodate rebels

In a joint statement issued in Juba, South Sudanese President Salva Kiir and Ethiopian Prime Minister Hailemariam Desalegn said they will no longer accommodate...

New chief of Great Lakes regional bloc vows to fight against rebels in DRC

"The eastern DRC is still troubled by negative forces. Through the greater assistance of the international community via the United Nations Organization Stabilization Mission...
AFP / Omar haj kadour Rebel fighters from the Jaish al-Fatah (or Army of Conquest) brigades fire artillery during clashes with Syrian pro-government forces near the village of Om al-Krameel, in Aleppo's southern countryside

Syria report progress in government siege of Aleppo

The offensive against the government siege of Aleppo. But a military source told Syria's official news agency Saturday the Air Force isolated the operations with...

Philippines president expresses hopes over continuing talks with rebels

"I hope that we can proceed with the talks with the Communist Party of the Philippines (CPP)," Duterte said at the Malacanang presidential palace....
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Loss of life of Aleppo rocket fire ascends to 40

Over 200 people were also wounded on Friday when rebel rocket fire struck districts in western Aleppo. Pro-government websites and news TVs...
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Somali security forces arrests two rebels in Mogadishu

Yaqshid District Police Commander, Mohamed Yusuf Nur, told reporters the security forces recovered pistols the two men had hidden inside the mosque after the...
President Muhammadu Buhari

Rebels of Niger Delta ask Buhari to allow Nigerians decide their own fate

Following referendum that determined United Kingdom cessation from the European Union, Militants in the Niger Delta region, Nigeria on Saturday asked President Muhammadu Buhari...
Boko Haram

10 Boko Haram rebels slayed in NE state of Nigeria

Maj-Gen. Lucky Irabor, the Commander of Operation Lafiya Dole, said this at a news conference in Maiduguri, the state capital. Irabor added...