Tuesday, April 21, 2015
An improvised bomb exploded near a U.N. vehicle traveling near the northeastern Somali city of Garowe on Monday morning, killing six people — including four aid workers for the international children’s agency UNICEF.
Somalia’s President called it “an attack against the future of our country.”
Monday, April 20, 2015
The leader of the Imarat Kavkaz terrorist organization and two other militant warlords have been killed in a special operation in Russia’s North Caucasus Republic of Dagestan, the National Anti-Terrorism Committee said Monday.
Following an anti-terrorism operation that began Sunday in Dagestan’s Buinaksk, at least three bodies were recovered Monday.
Syrian army has obliterated several terrorist hideouts belonging to the al-Nusra Front in Daraa, Quneitra and Idlib, according to the official news agency (SANA).
The agency quoted a military source as saying today that army units eliminated many terrorists near al-Sultan fuel station, which is located on Gheraz prison road south of al-N’emeh town in the eastern countryside of Daraa.
Sunday, April 19, 2015
Kurdish Peshmerga forces have retaken five villages from the Islamic State after launching an offensive Saturday in the south of the oil-rich province of Kirkuk, security officials told Rudaw Sunday.
The villages of Daquq, Auzeria and Atshana were among the most important areas retaken by Kurdish forces on Saturday. According to Peshmerga commanders in Kirkuk, the southeastern villages of Auzeria and Atshana were of key value to ISIS fighters to link areas under their Control to Daquq.