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The National Investigation Agency (NIA) has claimed to have been unearthed an alleged nexus between some government departments in Nagaland and insurgents in which money was being routed to the banned groups. The probe agency is conducting an inquiry ...
The Al Mourabitoun militant group claimed it was behind the attack in a statement posted on facebook and obtained by Mauritanian news agency Al-Akhbar.
... LUMPUR: Malaysian militant Zainuri Kamaruddin, a leader of Islamic State's (IS) Southeast Asia unit, Katibah Nusantara, was a veteran fighter whose death in a Syrian military air strike last week is being viewed as a major but not fatal blow to the ...
Beirut: The Islamic State group has killed 12 people it held captive in Syria's ancient Palmyra by shooting and beheading them, with some of the slayings carried out in the city's second-century Roman amphitheater, activists said on Thursday.
Ahrar al-Sham were expelled by Al-Nusra from the Bab Ma'br border crossing near Jisr al-Shughour moments ago. The control of border crossings is a lucrative business for militant groups as they have a virtual monopoly on aid and arms that pass from ...

... State group, which views the Brotherhood as heretics. But over the past year, Hassam and Lewaa al-Thawra claimed several attacks and bombings that targeted police officials and judges.
Egypt's High State Security prosecution referred on Wednesday 304 people to military prosecution for membership in the Islamist militant group Hasm, which has claimed responsibility for a number of deadly attacks on security forces and assassinations ...
The Joint Military Operation in Niger Delta, Operation Delta Safe, on Wednesday dismissed claims of responsibility by a militant group on a supposed explosion at an oil field in Ughelli, Delta. Lt.-Col. Olaolu Daudu, Spokesman of the Joint Task Force ...
FEROZEPUR: SAD chief Sukhbir Singh Badal today said Aam AAP convenor Arvind Kejriwal should tell Punjabis why he was "soliciting and getting funds from front organisations of militants." It was clear that Kejriwal was not only "courting militants front ...
Somali militant group Al-Shabab have released a video which appears to show the killing of a Ugandan soldier captured over a year ago.
Jose E. Lopez shares his thoughts after hearing that President Barack Obama commuted the prison sentence of his brother Oscar Lopez Rivera.
ISIS militants claimed responsibility for the violence. Three American servicemen were killed by a Jordanian guard in November.
The encounter is being seen as a jolt to Wagay as most militants of his group have been killed. Last month, another militant of his group, Basit Rasool Dar, was killed in an encounter at Bewoora village of Bijbehara. Maqsood, sources said, was also ...
Bosaso, Puntland- al Qaida-linked Al Shabaab fighters were reported to have targeted Puntland military forces, following an ambush attack at a temporary outpost in Galgala Mountains in Bari region, Garowe Online reports.

suspected militants from the Islamic State militant group (ISIS) attacked a religious school in eastern Afghanistan Sunday, kidnapping 12 teachers and two other members of staff, according to officials.
"Ahrar ash-Sham, one of the largest armed opposition groups in northern Syria, will not attend the Astana meeting. They will abstain from participation and limit themselves with remote support," the source said.
The group has stepped up attacks in the past few weeks as the end of the rainy season facilitates movements in the bush. Maiduguri is the provincial capital of northeast Nigeria's Borno State and the epicentre of Boko Haram's seven-year armed attempt ...
Foreign-sponsored militant groups have decided to attend the forthcoming Syria peace talks in Kazakhstan, which aim to boost efforts to end the nearly six-year-old conflict in the Arab country.
Syrian government troops have eliminated a group of 18 foreign militants of Daesh terrorist group during clashes in the Deir ez-Zor province, SANA news agency reported Monday.
"Absurdly long commutes to and from school, upwards of several hours each way in many cases. Slashing of French Immersion, Ojibwe classes and extracurricular programs.
The number militants operating in Kashmir is pegged around 250. The police have listed and categorised nearly 225 militants. Of them, over 130 are locals and around 90 are foreigners - all from Pakistan and Pakistan-occupied Kashmir; The police ...
MANILA - militant and church groups expressed support at the weekend for the third round of peace talks between the government of the Republic of the Philippines (GRP) and the National Democratic Front of the Philippines (NDF) in Rome.
Local vigilantes on Saturday morning, January 14, killed seven suspected Boko Haram fighters and seized a machine gun in Sabongari village in Madagali, Adamawa State, Daily Trust reports.
The group said the president must sack the chairman of the Economic and Financial crimes Commission (EFCC) Ibrahim Magu and the Secretary to the government of the Federation Babachir Lawal with 14 days.
The Moro rebels, who signed a 1996 peace deal with the government, have helped negotiate the release of several hostages from Abu Sayyaf, a smaller but more violent group that was blacklisted by the United States as a terrorist organization for ...
The Jemaah Ansharut Daulah (JAD) terrorist group in Indonesia and two of the country's more prominent militants have been placed on a US counter-terrorism watchlist because of their ISIS ties.
Istanbul (AFP) - A splinter group of the outlawed Kurdistan Workers' Party (PKK) on Wednesday claimed responsibility for a car bomb and gun attack that left two people dead in the Turkish city of Izmir, a report said.
al-Qaeda's East African affiliate, al-Shabab, has fought to impose sharia law around the Horn of Africa, which includes the countries of Djibouti, Eritrea, Ethiopia and Somalia.
On August 24, the Turkish army launched Operation Euphrates Shield against militants of the Daesh group, which is outlawed in Russia and many other countries.
Members of the Iraqi rapid response forces gather during a battle between Iraqi forces and Islamic State (Isis) militants in the Wahda district of eastern Mosul, Iraq as Pentagon spokesman navy Capt.
PIPS said attacks by militants, nationalists, insurgents, and sectarian groups claimed 908 lives in 2016, down 12 percent from 2015.
According to security and medical officials, the attack in the city of el-Arish in the Sinai Peninsula was followed by smaller explosions as militants wearing black masks fired rocket-propelled grenades at the troops around the checkpoint. Three floors ...
Sources said a group of two to three militants attacked the GREF camp at about 01.35 am. "They fired indiscriminately on the employees present in the camp, killing three GREF labourers".
Islamabad (AP) - Two Pakistani research groups have noted that the country saw a significant drop in militant violence last year, crediting the military for the decrease in attacks.
Turkish-led air and ground operations in Syria killed 48 Islamic State militants on Sunday while Turkish warplanes destroyed 23 buildings and shelters used by the jihadists, Turkey's armed forces said in a statement on Monday.
A militant group said nothing much has changed after President Duterte allowed the existence of graft-ridden pork barrel system in the P3.35-trillion national ...
A group of women in a volatile northern Afghan province has taken up arms, vowing to battle Taliban insurgents and militants fighting in the name of the Islamic State group. Around 150 women, most of whom lost family members in battles with the Taliban ...
Kuala Lumpur - Myanmar faces a growing danger of attacks by foreign supporters of the Islamic State group recruited from Southeast Asian networks in support of persecuted Muslim Rohingyas, Malaysia's top counterterrorism official has said.
Carved stone slabs that were destroyed by Islamic State group militants are seen at the ancient site of Nimrud, some 19 miles south-east of Mosul in Iraq in this November 16, 2016 file photo.
The Niger Delta Avengers, a local militant group known for attacking oil pipelines in the delta region, on Friday (6 January) announced the launch of a more fierce war and bloodshed against the Nigerian government in 2017.
Tehran - militant groups in Southern Damascus are planning to surrender at least four towns to the Syrian government in the coming days, local sources said.
Russian naval aviation pilots have performed 420 sorties and destroyed 1,252 terrorist facilities over the two months of the aircraft carrier naval group's participation in the Syria operation, Commander of Russia's Group of Forces in Syria Colonel ...
The Turkish military and Syrian rebels killed 32 Islamic Stategroup's militants in the latest clashes in northern Syria on Thursday, Turkey's armed forces said in a statement on Friday.
Islamic State-group militants attacked an Iraqi Army outpost and a police station near the city of Tikrit on Friday, killing at least four soldiers and wounding 12 others, military and police sources said.
The payments resumed months after President Muhammadu Buhari met leaders of the Delta region to discuss solutions to renewed violence in the oil-rich area, marred by violent attacks carried out by militant groups. Attacks on oil pipelines, carried out ...
Maya Alleruzzo, Associated Press A stone tablet with cuneiform writing is seen in the foreground as Unesco's Iraq representative Louise Haxthausen documents the damage wreaked by the Islamic State group at the ancient site of Nimrud, Iraq in this ...
Nigeria's military on Thursday said it rescued a Chibok schoolgirl who had been kidnapped by Boko Haram militants nearly three years ago.






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