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This is for the first time that a military station in Jammu has been attacked with stones, putting a question mark on the safety of the high security zones. ... Since the February 10 fidayeen attack, the army has been given a free hand to fire at any suspected movement observed around any installation. Today ...
NATO was aware of the attack but Afghan forces were leading the response efforts, Capt. Tom Gresback, public affairs director at Resolute Support Headquarters, told CNN. "According to initial reports, no Resolute Support or USFOR-A members were injured in this incident," Gresback said, referring to the ...

Moscow -- We are learning more about who was likely behind an attack earlier this month on a rebel base in northern Syria, where American forces were embedded with the fighters. The Russian Mercenaries who carried out the siege -- which was repelled by U.S. airstrikes -- were reportedly working for ...
The sound of gunfire rang out as residents gathered for evening prayers at the mosque. Soon the armed fighters showed up in their trucks and made their target clear: Where was the girls' school, they asked. Usman Katarko, a farmer, said he knew the men were not soldiers even though they wore military ...
Some of the schoolgirls missing after a militant attack on a boarding school in northern Nigeria have been rescued by the military, officials say. About 100 children were believed to be missing after pupils and teachers fled into bush outside the town of Dapchi during the attack. Parents told the BBC they had seen girls being ...
Nigerian military officials say they rescued 76 schoolgirls and recovered the bodies of two other students who went missing after an alleged attack by Boko Haram insurgents, according to Reuters. "Everybody is celebrating their coming with songs and praises to God almighty," Babagana Umar, one of the ...

Not only will the US and South Korea recommence military drills once the Winter Olympic games wrap up, but the US will deploy attack drones to the Korean Peninsula. Twelve attack drones that are capable of zeroing in on North Korean leaders and military targets will be deployed in March or April, Chosun Ilbo reported ...
A cyber assault could cripple Pyongyang's online communications and ability to control its military, causing huge disruption but avoiding the loss of life. It may also assuage concerns that a conventional attack against missile sites or nuclear facilities by the US could trigger a massive counter-strike by Kim ...
The Hawaii government's erroneous warning of an imminent ballistic missile attack caused confusion at U.S. military facilities, frustrating senior U.S. military officers and causing them to question procedures for communicating with state officials, according to emails obtained by The Washington Post.
The Israeli military said early Sunday morning that it attacked 18 Hamas targets in the Gaza Strip, the second such action by Israel in less than 24 hours. The attacks was in response to an explosive device going off on the border with Israel and to rocket fire. A rocket fired from the Strip on Saturday hit the ...
Defense Secretary Jim Mattis has said that the United States is still investigating who directed an attack on a base housing U.S.-backed opposition forces and U.S. military advisers in Syria earlier this month. "Whatever happened, we'll try to figure it out. We'll work with, obviously, anyone who can answer ...
Russian military unveils crack team of seals trained to plant bombs, repair ships and 'attack the enemy with their razor sharp teeth'. The Russian Navy will train nine mammals how to plant explosives under hostile vessels and how to carry out boat repairs. By Danny De Vaal. 17th February 2018, 7:39 pm.
Initially, security experts thought it was the same Petya attack they've seen before, because the two malware strains shared much of the code. The original Petya developer eventually had to release the master key to the existing Petya malware just to prove he or his group were not behind the NotPetya ...
The attack, which mimicked earlier WannaCry attacks attributed to North Korea, was based on ransomware that corrupts data of infected systems, holding it hostage until a payment is made. However, the state-actor-initiated attacks appear more malicious. Russia has been backing a military separatist ...
More details have emerged from a massive battle in Syria that is said to have pitted hundreds of Russian military contractors and Syrian and Iranian pro-government fighters against the U.S. service members and their Syrian rebel allies -- and it looks as if it was a mission to test the United States' resolve.
In April of last year, the Trump Administration launched a military attack on a Syrian base after Assad's forces allegedly carried out a chemical attack. The most recent suspected gas attacks have once again sparked an international outcry, with French President Emmanuel Macron declaring on Tuesday that ...
US President Donald Trump warned the dictatorial regime he would keep "all options on the table" until leader Kim Jong-un accepted to consider diplomatic talks with Washington - including the possibility to carry out a military strike on Pyongyang. But expert Sue Mi Terry said a US attack could only trigger ...

The U.S. military destroyed a Russia-built tank, following a recent attack on forces supportive of Syrian president Bashar al-Assad that also claimed the ... between them and their allies, as well as a Turkish offensive against Kurds and Israeli attacks on the government, threatened to allow ISIS to regroup.
A Syrian military officer said that about 100 Russian soldiers had been killed in the fighting on Feb. 7 and 8, but news about Russian casualties has dribbled out only slowly, through Russian news organizations and social media. American forces came under attack on those two days, near Al Tabiyeh, Syria.
Militant attacks usually take place in the Kashmir valley, but the assault took place in Jammu, which lies to the south and has been relatively free of violence. New Delhi has long accused Pakistan of arming and training militants and helping them cross the border into Indian Kashmir to conduct strikes ...
Yemen's national army forces foiled on Monday an attack by the Houthis in Razih district off Jazan region in Saudi Arabia. Al Arabiya correspondent reported that the Houthis tried to advance towards positions controlled by the National Army close to Fallaj mountain and al-Rakhum uplands, but this attempt ...
An armed group has attacked an Indian military facility in Kashmir, killing 6 people. India and ... Nobody has claimed responsibility, but police suspect a Pakistan-based militant group is behind the attack. ... There have been multiple attacks against the Indian state of Jammu and Kashmir since 2016.
Indian soldiers are seen on a military vehicle at the site of an attack on a military camp at Sunjawan, in Jammu, the winter capital of Indian-controlled Kashmir, on Feb. 11, 2018. Two junior-level officers of the Indian army and two militants were killed while nine others, including women and children, ...
The portal adds that this is the second such attack on the camp. It is not immediately known officially what led to the firing of live bullets by the federal forces. But a pro - government blogger Daniel Berhane said it was as a result of an attack by rampaging youth in the camp and village on a convoy with food ...
The Pakistan-based Lashkar-e-Taiba (LeT) on Monday lauded militants for the attack on the Sunjuwan military station in Jammu in which nine people were killed, including three militants, even as it claimed responsibility for shoot-out near a CRPF camp in Srinagar on Monday. Local news agencies that ...
The group generally targets Egyptian security forces in northern Sinai but also claimed an attack on a tourist site in southern Sinai in April of last year. In the first part of 2017 IS stepped up attacks against Christians in Sinai and elsewhere in Egypt, claiming two deadly attacks on churches in Tanta and Alexandria on 9 April.
A pregnant woman, who was injured in the attack by heavily armed militants on the family quarters of the Sunjuwan military station in Jammu on Saturday, delivered a baby girl on Sunday. Rifleman Nazir Ahmed Khan and his 28-week pregnant wife, Shahzada Khan, 24, were injured in firing by the militants ...
... high-end security devices to secure them. Otherwise, Indian security forces will continue to suffer losses during surprise attacks on its bases because it is virtually impossible to be on red alert 24x7, 365 days a year. more from india. Sunjuwan army camp attack: Cops find hideout militants might have used.
The alleged use of American technology by Pakistan has raised alarm bells in New Delhi. Military skirmishes between the two neighbouring countries have broken out in recent months after attempts to improve diplomatic relations broke down. The region of Kashmir has been contested by both countries for ...
Srinagar, India -- A brazen weekend attack by heavily armed militants who stormed an Indian army base in the Jammu region killed at least five soldiers and a civilian, army officials said on Sunday. It was one of the deadliest attacks on the army in recent years, and Indian officials quickly blamed a ...
A statement issued by the joint Syrian-Iranian operations room said the drones had been "on a routine mission" over eastern Syria for operations against remaining Islamic State pockets in the area when the Israeli warplanes struck the control center at the Tiyas airport, a military air base also known as T4, ...
Israel has launched what it described as a large-scale air raid in Syria after one of its f-16 fighters crashed while under Syrian anti-aircraft fire. Twelve sites, including four "Iranian targets" near the Syrian capital, Damascus, were destroyed in the raid, according to an Israeli military spokesman, Jonathan ...
Srinagar: Fighters stormed an Indian army camp early on Saturday in the Indian Held Kashmir (IHK), killing two army personnel and wounding nine people, a military spokesman said.Two fighters had also been killed as of Saturday evening -- the men wore fatigues and carried assault rifles, a large ...
Defense Minister Luis Carlos Villegas said on Saturday the Colombian army had launched a retaliatory attack on the National Liberation Army (ELN) after the left-wing guerilla group blew up a bridge in Cesar Department in northern Colombia and attacked a truck using an explosive device, RCN Radio ...
Israeli military says it has carried out a 'large scale attack' against Iranian targets in Syria. By The Associated Press. Jerusalem -- Feb 10, 2018, 3:13 AM ET. 0 Shares. email. Star. 0 Shares. Email. Israeli military says it has carried out a 'large scale attack' against Iranian targets in Syria.
The campaign, which has the support of Actors from the TV series "M*A*S*H," reignited a decades-old battle to end the use of animals in military research and training. A news release quoted Mike Farrell, a former Marine who played Capt. B.J. Hunnicutt, an army surgeon in the Korean war in the series, ...
"In operations to evacuate families, so far one JCO has been martyred while six persons including three women and children have suffered injuries. The operations are being progressed cautiously to minimise causalities," the army said in a media statement on Sunjwan military camp attack. For the latest ...
The officials said US military personnel from US Southern Command, which oversees US military operations in the region, advised and assisted local Trinidadian security forces in apprehending the four extremists who are believed to be part of a network engaged in plotting terror attacks. The US troops did ...
Indian army soldiers arrive to take position at the Sunjwan Army camp in Jammu, India, Saturday, Feb. 10, 2018. A group of militants in Indian Kashmir opened fire Saturday inside an army camp in the disputed region, police said. The attack began early in the morning and it was unclear how many gunmen ...
Israel said it had carried out a "large scale attack" against the Syrian Aerial Defense System and Iranian targets in Syria, presumably in response to the downing of the f-16. The military later said that the jet had crashed after the formation it was flying in was targeted by Syrian ground antiaircraft fire.
This week, The Philippines made headlines with its purchase of new attack helicopters. Though finalization of the deal, which had long been mulled, signals the country's willingness to advance its military modernization and boost its counterinsurgency capabilities as it deals with a range of internal security ...
A Western intelligence agency told the BBC last year that three branches of the SSRC, including the one at Jamraya, were being used to produce chemical munitions in violation of a deal that saw Mr Assad agree to destroy his chemical arsenal after a deadly Sarin attack in Damascus in 2013. The SSRC is ...
The assaults, including a devastating ambulance bomb attack that killed more than 100 people and wounded hundreds, have left already war-weary citizens grief-stricken and angry as the Taliban and Daesh escalate their offensives. Kabul remains on high alert for more attacks. The National Directorate of ...
A yet-to-be identified military officer has caused a stir on social media after a video of him bullying a civilian for trying to question his actions went viral. ... The altercation attracted a number of people to the scene who started filming the attack and questioned the motive behind the military man's rage.
The coalition said the strikes were carried out after forces allied to Syrian president Bashar al-Assad "initiated an unprovoked attack" against a well-established Syrian Democratic Forces headquarters where coalition advisers were working with US-backed Syrian fighters. A US official told CNN that the ...
... a large chunk of his caucus in the lower chamber. Republicans with the House Armed Services Committee and the House Freedom Caucus have teamed up to support defense spending legislation, threatening to withhold their votes on continuing resolutions over their disruptive effects on the military.
The boasting of military preparedness follows President Trump's remarks last week in which he ruled out peace talks with the Taliban citing recent deadly attacks in Kabul and vowed to defeat the insurgents on the battlefield. Over the weekend, Afghan President Ashraf Ghani also vowed not to engage in ...
In the Oct. 14 terrorist attack, a truck bomb exploded outside a busy hotel at the K5 intersection lined with government offices, restaurants, and kiosks. A second blast struck the Medina district two hours later. The bomb attacks were the deadliest since al-Shabaab began its insurgency in 2007. The group ...
Kabul, Afghanistan: Seven Afghan army officers, including two generals, have been sacked over a deadly attack on a Kabul military base, President Ashraf ... Ghani's US-backed government is under growing public pressure to improve security in the capital after a series of attacks demonstrated the ability of ...
Syrian regular forces continued their military escalation in several towns and cities in the besieged Eastern Ghouta, as they launched the most violent military attacks on those areas using several types of weapons. On Monday morning, January 22, 2018, the residential neighbourhoods in the northwest ...


 

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