Tuesday, September 25, 2018

Turkey: 3 Kurdistan Workers Party (PKK) terrorists neutralized in the Baykan district


Three PKK terrorists including two women were “neutralized” in Turkey’s southeastern Siirt province, according to a security source.

Turkish authorities often use the word “neutralized” in their statements to imply that the terrorists in question either surrendered or were killed or captured.

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Monday, September 24, 2018

Libya: Tripoli clashes leave 115 dead and 383 injured said health ministry


At least 115 people have been killed and 383 injured in month-long clashes between rival factions in Tripoli, Libya’s health ministry said on Sunday.

The fighting pitted the Seventh Brigade, or Kaniyat, from Tarhouna, a town 65 km (45 miles) southeast of Tripoli, against the Tripoli Revolutionaries’ Brigades (TRB) and the Nawasi, two of the capital’s largest armed groups.

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Sunday, September 23, 2018

Iran: At least 25 dead and more than 60 wounded in military parade terrorist attack in Ahvaz


Gunmen fired on a military parade in southwestern Iran on Saturday, killing 25 people, almost half of them members of the Revolutionary Guards, state news agencies reported, in one of the worst attacks ever on the elite force.

State television said the assault, which wounded more than 60 people, targeted a stand where Iranian officials had gathered in the city of Ahvaz to watch an annual event marking the start of the Islamic Republic’s 1980-88 war with Iraq.

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Saturday, September 22, 2018

Pakistan: 265 militants of 3 armed groups in Balochistan lay down arms


As many as 265 militants belonging to different proscribed organisations have abandoned their armed struggle against the state and handed over their weapons to the government while announcing plans to join mainstream politics for the development of the country.

The militants, along with their commanders, laid down their arms in a ceremony held at a lawn of the Balochistan Assembly on Tuesday.

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Friday, September 21, 2018

Sudan: Sudan Liberation Movement-led by Abdel Wahid al-Nur (SLM-AW) Darfur rebels declare 3 months ceasefire to rescue landslides victims in Jebel Marra


The Sudan Liberation Movement-led by Abdel Wahid al-Nur (SLM-AW) declared a three-month unilateral cessation of hostilities to allow humanitarian access to civilians in landslide-affected areas in Jebel Marra.

Torrential rains and landslides killed at least 21 people in Sampali area in eastern Jebel Marra on 7 September. However, the Sudanese authorities and UNAMID were not able to reach the rebel-controlled area due to the security situation there.

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