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Anbar ( Six Islamic State militants were killed on Thursday in air strikes by fighter jets from the U.S.-led coalition that targeted group strongholds in western Anbar, a local military official said.
Iraqi Army launch a rocket towards Islamic State militants near Ghozlani military complex, south of Image Caption: Iraqi army launch a rocket towards Islamic State militants near Ghozlani military complex, south of Mosul. Iraqi police forces attacked ...
IMPHAL: Umbrella organisations of various outlawed militant outfits in poll bound Manipur have boycotted the maiden visit of Prime Minister Narendra Modi to the state on February 25.
More than 20 Ahrar Al-Sham and Al-Huryah Brigade terrorists have been killed by a Russian airstrike that targeted the research center in west Aleppo.
... were carrying out a search operation in the village at around 3.30 AM when they were fired upon by the NSCN-IM militants. The jawans returned fire and the gunbattle continued for around 45 minutes in which one NSCN-IM militant was killed, police said.
According to official figures, 29 Armymen and 22 militants have been killed in first two months of this year, till now. The police figures claim that around 100 locals have joined militant ranks in last year and 59 of them joined after Wani was killed ...
After capturing a handful of towns in the western Daraa countryside two days ago, Islamic State militants initiated a new round of attacks that saw opposition forces concede several sites on Wednesday afternoon.
Damascus (Sputnik) - The Syrian Army command may take a decision to launch an offensive in Damascus' neighbourhood of Qaboun due to the presence of the militants from terrorist group Al-Nusra Front (outlawed in Russia) undermining the ...
The advance is part of a major assault that started five days ago to drive IS militants from the western half of Mosul, Iraq's second-largest city.
Khyber Agency/Peshawar - The security forces yesterday claimed to have killed five militants and injured scores of them in air strikes conducted by Pakistani jet fighters in Rajgal area of Khyber Agency.
Egyptian security officials say suspected militants have killed two Christians in the restive north of the Sinai Peninsula, days after an ISIS affiliate group vowed to step up a wave of attacks on Christians.
"We have had a dozen incidents since 2016 in the Valley where 25 militants have managed to escape because of stone pelting and protests by civilians at the encounter sites.
Pakistan's security forces and civilian authorities have long had a complicated relationship with militants who commit mass killings to promote their narrow vision of the Muslim faith.
Hamas, the Palestinian political-military organization that rules in Gaza surrounded by Israel Defense Forces, has elected a new leader, Yahya Sinwar, in the place of Ismail Haniya, in power since 2005.
Fifty-six Islamic State militants were killed by Turkey-backed forces around the Syrian town of al-Bab and by U.S.-led coalition air strikes in the latest operations on Wednesday, the Turkish military said on Thursday.
... in the ensuing encounter, a militant and a civilian were killed, a police officer said. The civilian, identified as 50-year-old A Rongmei, was killed in the crossfire, the officer said.
London - They called him Abu Zakariya al-Britani - the surname means "the Briton" - and they say he blew himself up on Monday in an attack at a village southwest of Mosul, Iraq.
Pakistan has maintained close ties to the Afghan Taliban as well as Islamic militant groups fighting in Kashmir while battling the Pakistani Taliban and other extremist groups that are bent on overthrowing the government.
The Russian Aerospace Forces have eliminated more than 3,000 militants, including 26 warlords, in Syria, Russian Defense Minister Sergei Shoigu said on Wednesday.
India accuses the militant of being the mastermind of several terror attacks on its territory and has been trying to persuade China to change its course on the issue for quite some time.
Charsadda: Three suicide attackers and seven civilians were killed and 22 others injured in a clash between police and bombers who tried to enter the tehsil courts here on Tuesday.
Peshawar (Pakistan): suicide bombers attacked a court complex in Pakistan, killing seven people and wounding 20, police officials said, the latest incident in a new surge of militants violence. All three of the attackers were carrying hand grenades and ...
Nineveh ( A weaponized drone guided by Islamic State militants killed five civilians in eastern Mosul, while five group members were arrested there on Wednesday, according to security sources.
Karachi - Panic is gripping the entire metropolis due to the warning issued by intelligence agencies of possible terrorist attacks, particularly at crowded places of the city.
army units affiliated with the third field army continued the sweeping operation it has launched against militants stationed in the area of Mount Helal.
Egyptian security officials say suspected militants have killed two Christians in the restive north of the Sinai Peninsula, days after an Islamic State affiliate vowed to step up a wave of attacks on the embattled minority.
A police personnel was injured on Tuesday when unidentified militants attacked the security team put in place for the visit of Manipur's deputy chief minister Gaikhangam in Khoupum area under Noney district.
analysts said the military was seeking to limit militants' movements from one place to another by carrying out a nationwide operation.
One militant was killed near the Line of Control (LoC) in the Pir Panchal valley's Rajouri district on Tuesday as the Border Security Forces (BSF) foiled a fresh infiltration bid by a group of militants. A Jammu-based BSF spokesman said the personnel ...
Writing for 3:AM Magazine, Louis Armand examines a handful of overtly political films by Godard and Fassbinder. He argues that these films, which are superficially militant in form and content, actually question the value of the kinds of political ...
Smoke rises near the village of Bir Fawaz as members the US-backed Syrian Democratic Forces (SDF) militant group advance during their offensive towards the Daesh's Syrian stronghold as part of the third phase to retake the city and its surroundings, ...
Pakistan has maintained close ties to the Afghan Taliban as well as Islamic militant groups fighting in Kashmir while battling the Pakistani Taliban and other extremist groups that are bent on overthrowing the government.
"TTP commander Gul Zaman and another TTP militant Taj Arif Lala, who was wanted in many cases of target killings and kidnappings in the city, were among those killed," he said.
CIA-coordinated military aid for rebels in northwest Syria has been frozen since they came under major attack from hardline militants last month, rebel sources said, raising doubts about foreign support key to their war against President Bashar al-Assad.
The Chrisitan Post reports that Amar Hussein, the militant who was captured in October during an assault on the city of Kirkuk in Iraq, spoke with Reuters about his experiences, revealing that IS commanders gave soldiers permission to rape as many ...
Peshawar, Pakistan - Pakistani airstrikes killed "dozens" of militants on Monday in a tribal region along the Afghan border, the military said.
Monday was a US holiday known as Presidents Day. But for thousands of anti-Trump militants across the country, it was "Not My President's Day.
Islamabad - Civilian law enforcement agencies (LEAs) seem not fully prepared to deal with the threat posed by militants returning from battlefields of Syria and Iraq.
Turkey on Thursday said its armed forces were engaged in "clean-up" operations to clear remaining ISIS militants from the flashpoint Syrian town of al-Bab after a weeks-long campaign.
A security official requesting anonymity revealed that the law enforcement Agencies are well aware of terror designs and Islamabad in past have also shared intelligence with Kabul, telling them that militants present in some Afghan provinces are ...
Beirut: A militant group has executed 41 fighters from al-Qaeda's former Syria affiliate and allied factions in infighting between the extremists in Syria's Idlib province, a monitor said on Friday.
Srinagar: Nearly two months before Kashmir erupted in protests over the killing of Hizbul Mujahideen commander Burhan Wani last year, security forces had killed his deputy Naseer Ahmad Pandit.
The military's media wing on Friday evening claimed to have killed more than 100 suspected militants in intelligence-based operations carried out by security forces across the country, including Punjab, in the past 24 hours.
Islamabad (AP) - militant attacks in Pakistan have killed hundreds of people over the past three years, including many women and children.
correspondents say crackdowns of this type are a regular response from the state following a major militant attack. However the number of militants the army is claiming to have killed this time is higher than normal, says the BBC's M Ilyas Khan in ...
police acted after getting information that the militants were planning to launch attacks on "vital installations" and the government in the area.
EL-Arish, Egypt - Suspected Islamic militants gunned down a Coptic Christian teacher on his way to school in northern Sinai on Thursday, the second killing of a Christian in less than a week in the turbulent region, officials said, amid fears of ...
While we can never predict the behavior of the police, who pepper-sprayed nonviolent protesters the next evening at the Ohio statehouse, one lesson from the CMH mobilization is that keeping the militants and the masses together gives us the best chance ...
Detroit ( - The editor of America Magazine, who is also a Jesuit priest, is standing behind a fabricated story about President Donald Trump's chief strategist - aligning him with so-called radical traditionalists who are opposed to ...
Taking exception to the recent arrest of Nabha jailbreak mastermind Gurpreet Singh Sekhon allegedly from an AAP activist's house, state BJP president Vijay Sampla said, "The Aam Aadmi Party is sheltering criminals and militants in Punjab. This is ...