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Former Abia State governor Dr Orji Uzor Kalu has said there is no basis for comparison between Biafra agitators and Boko Haram insurgents.
Imphal: A joint forum of the insurgent outfits in the north-east, the Alliance for socialist Unity Kangleipak (ASUK), has prohibited Republic Day celebrations across the region on January 26, a press release issued on Friday by ASUK publicity committee ...

The Taliban insurgency has gained strength in northern Afghanistan where successive reports have indicated the Islamic Movement of Uzbekistan has a growing presence.
As the surrounding troops closed in on the hiding insurgents, they opened fire triggering an encounter. "The rebels were engaged in a sustained gunfight one of them were killed," said a senior police officer.
The statement said the Operation Ghubar was aimed at clearing parts of the district of insurgents. According to the statement, at least six villages were cleared of militants during the operation over the past 24 hours.

News Publishers are challenging the government to release a video showing a British royal Marine killing an Iraqi insurgent, despite fears it could be a Propaganda "gift" to terrorists. The Guardian, BBC, ITN, Times Newspapers and Sky are all calling ...
Sapae-ing Baso, 81, was de facto leader of Barisan Revolusi Nasional (BRN), according to the Thai military.
Meanwhile, some UNIMAID students have called for proactive security measures to contain the frequent attacks on their campus by the insurgents. The students, who made the call yesterday in Maiduguri, said they would not be intimidated by the insurgents.
A member of the vigilantes, who confirmed the attack, said the Boko Haram insurgents thronged the village, but were repelled by the hunters and vigilantes in a shootout which ultimately led to the insurgents fleeing the village after seven of them had ...
Eagle-eyed vigilante in Madagali,participating in the fight against insurgency in the North-East Nigeria, have successfully repelled an attack from Boko Haram insurgents by killing seven of the terrorists and seized a machine gun from them. The success ...
"The enclosed footage of the Battle Damage Assessment indicated that the operation was successful as the insurgent's hideout was successfully destroyed," he said.
AFP Moscow (AFP-Jiji) - Chechen strongman Ramzan Kadyrov said Sunday his forces had detained more than 50 insurgents linked to the Islamic State jihadist group, completing a major security operation.
The Nigerian army on Sunday said a night market belonging to Boko Haram members was discovered, while 13 insurgents were killed.
They want to grow from insurgent movements into a dominant, governing force. In the era of decolonization, pro-independence insurgencies would later become the governments of newly independent nation-states.
26 killed as Yemeni forces push Houthi insurgents back. Agence France Presse | Published - Saturday 14 January 2017. An explosion follows a Saudi-led airstrike on an army base in Sanaa, Yemen, Wednesday, Jan. 11, 2017.
Much has been written about President-elect Donald Trump's global business ties and their potential to harm U.S. national security.

An anti-terrorism group, the North East Coalition Against Terrorism (NECAT) has praised the Nigerian army over recent arrest of some individuals harbouring Boko Haram members who are on the run.
Four Taliban insurgents Killed in Kapisa Operation. The operation was launched under name of "Ghubar 7" in the province a week ago and is still ongoing in Tagab district to clear all insurgents. At least four Taliban insurgents were killed in north ...
L-R: Managing Director of Ariboil Company Limited, Mr Stephen Aribeana; Controller of Operations, Department of petroleum Resources (DPR), Enugu Office, ...
Kabul, Afghanistan - Taliban insurgents struck at government targets in three separate attacks around the country Tuesday, killing at least 31 people and injuring more than 100, officials said.
One of the most effective methods for killing insurgents in "GTA 5 Online" involves attaching sticky bombs, driving the car right next to the insurgent and then hitting the detonator. Aside from killing the player in the most astonishing fashion, it ...
Kabul, Afghanistan - Taliban insurgents struck at government targets in three separate attacks around the country Tuesday, killing at least 31 people and injuring more than 100, officials said.
Afghan officials are pushing to create a "safe zone" for Taliban insurgents in a bid to wean them away from traditional sanctuaries inside Pakistan, in a radical and contentious strategy to de-escalate the conflict.
VIJAYAWADA: Demonetisation has dealt a blow to Left-Wing Extremism (LWE), insurgency and terrorism, Union Home Minister Rajnath Singh said today and claimed that the note ban decision was "highly appreciated" by the common people of the country.
The Nigerian army has called the attention of the public to what it considers to be a new trend by the Boko Haram insurgents. In a statement by the Deputy Director Army Public Relations, 7 Division, Colonel Mustapha Anka, the force said: "This is to ...
"Should I open the can of worms?" Usman Majid, former counter-insurgent and Congress MLA from north Kashmir's Bandipora town, shouted in the State ...
"This decision has also affected the Maoists, insurgent forces and other terrorist forces," he told mediapersons at the foundation-stone laying ceremony of the National disaster Response Force's 10th battalion near here.
The insurgent, a light armored personnel vehicle, is one of the toughest vehicles in GTA 5 Online. It is such a menace that insurgents show up on the minimap the same way tanks appear on the minimap - as a warning to players who may want to get out of ...
Manila: police have killed a foreign insurgent during a skirmish with a pro-Islamic State group in the southern Philippines, an official said.
Kabul, Afghanistan (AP) - The United States will send some 300 Marines to Afghanistan's southern Helmand province to train, advise and assist Afghan Security Forces, who have been struggling to drive Taliban insurgents out of the opium-rich region.
77 insurgents Killed, Wounded In Operations in 16 Provinces. Also, during these operations, Afghan National police discovered and confiscated light and heavy rounds of ammunition.
The numbers compiled for last year by Deep South Watch and others show that, on average, one person died of insurgent-related violence every day.
One of the senior most insurgent commanders, who was active in disputed Kashmir region since several years, died in a brief gunfight on the outskirts of capital Srinagar, highly placed sources said here on Friday.
Theatre Commander of the Operation Lafia Dole, Major General Lucky Irabor said this during the weekly briefing of the army's mop up operations in the northeast.
terrorists, insurgents Misinterpreting Islam: Clerics. "No one feels safe in our beloved country, the country is bathed in blood and we need peace now," said religious scholar Samiullah Raihan.
Kwara State Coordinator of the Odua People's Congress (OPC), Comrade Salami Maroof Olanrewaju has commended President Muhammadu Buhari and the Nigeria military for crushing the dreaded insurgents, Boko Haram from Sambisha forest in Borno ...
The General Officer Commanding Three Armoured Division of Nigerian army, Major General Peter Dauke, on a visit to the Industrial Training Fund headquarters in Jos, expressed concerns over the possibility of dislodged insurgents finding their ways to ...
Afghan forces Battle insurgents On Multiple Fronts: MoD. Paghman, Qarabagh and Surobi districts of Kabul province are among volatile areas in the country where security forces are engaging insurgents. Afghanistan's Ministry of Defense (MoD) Wednesday ...
soldiers on Tuesday repelled an early morning attack by fleeing Boko Haram insurgents on Dar village in Madagali Local government Area of Adamawa State.
A suspected member of the Kashmir focused insurgent group Lashkar-e-Toiba was arrested in Jammu and Kashmir's Handwor police district, sources said here on Wednesday.
Sources told Kashmir Dispatch that a brief gunfight ensued between insurgents in Tarzoo locality of the town soon after the crack of dawn on Tuesday.
Recall that the Nigerian army operating under 'Operation Lafiya Dole' in Borno and other north-eastern states on Saturday, December 31, 2016, announced the arrest of one of the most-wanted Boko Haram insurgents in the state. It also said that it ...
A policeman on alert on a road in North Kashmir. (File) A policeman on alert on a road in North Kashmir amid pro independence protest earlier this year.
Afghan National Army (ANA) and police Special Forces have recently undergone intense training programs in preparation for operations against the Taliban on the battlefields.
By , | Publish Date: Dec 30 2016 11:04AMOn the night of April 2014, 276 girls were abducted by Boko Haram insurgents from their school in the town of Chibok in Borno State of Nigeria.
Syria's Foreign Minister Walid al-Moallem had said that fighters from more than 80 countries have joined insurgent groups trying to remove Assad from power while the Syrian government is backed by fighters from countries including Lebanon, Iraq, Iran, ...
... a lasting ceasefire and political solution in Syria were "close." But he disclosed no details and there was no other confirmation from Turkish officials.
The MoI statistics reveal that Special Forces carried out 1482 special operations during this period with many operations targeting high profile insurgents.
Meanwhile six Taliban insurgents including their local commander Mullah Rahmatullah were killed in Arghandab district of Zabul province.






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