Tuesday, March 3, 2015
Fighting in Mywaddy Township between troops from the Karen National Liberation Army (KNLA) and the government militia Border Guard Force (BGF) on Saturday, 28 February left one KNLA soldier dead, one wounded and one BGF soldier injured.
The fighting was between soldiers from the KNLA 6th Brigade Headquarter, Special Column and the BGF soldiers from Battalion 1022. The fighting broke out at 6:13pm and lasted for around 15 minutes. Captain Hla Min, the KNLA Column Commander, said the fighting took place on the way from Maw Hto Talay and Tha Blu Koh Khi village, six miles south of Myawaddy Town.
Monday, March 2, 2015
Iraq has launched a military operation to recapture former leader Saddam Hussein’s hometown of Tikrit from Islamic State (IS).
Troops and militia were said to be attacking on different fronts, backed by airstrikes from Iraqi fighter jets.
Kurdistan Peshmerga forces repelled on Sunday an attacked by ISIL in Makhmuri, when Coalition aircraft bombed a number of ISIL’s hideouts.
A security source told PUKmedia that ISIL attacked Peshmerga forces last night, in Makhmuri axis, adding that Kurdistan Peshmerga forces repelled ISIL attack that killed and injured dozens of terrorists.
Sunday, March 1, 2015
Even egyptian newspapers Al Youm al Saba and Al Watan confirm news about abandoing of Derna city, in Libya, by Isis men. Moreover On Tv egyptian television confirmed it quoting local sources in Derna.
The town was controlled not only by Isis men, but also by Ansar al Sharia forces, which just yesterday libyan aviation has announced to have destroyed some sites.