Monday, October 15, 2018

Afghanistan: Taliban attack security check posts in Farah


Farah provincial council said Sunday that a group of Taliban insurgents attacked several security check posts in the province.

Dadulllah Qani provincial council member said that on Saturday night Taliban insurgents attacked seven army check posts in Pusht Rod district.

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Sunday, October 14, 2018

Turkey: Turkish forces neutralize 6 Kurdistan Workers Party (PKK) terrorists in northern Iraq


At least six PKK terrorists were “neutralized” in air operations carried out in northern Iraq on Saturday, according to the Turkish military.

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

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Saturday, October 13, 2018

Somaliland: Somaliland pushes for international recognition as an independent State


Somaliland continues to push for its recognition internationally as it held an international forum in the capital Hargeisa on Wednesday.

President Muse Behi Abdi said time is ripe for the international community to recognise and appreciate the role Somaliland is playing in the region.

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Friday, October 12, 2018

Syria: Heavy clashes between Islamic State (IS) group and Syrian Democratic Forces (SDF) fighters in Sousah


Rival groups are reporting intense battles in eastern Syria between the Islamic State (IS) group and US-backed fighters.

The US-backed Syrian Democratic Forces said the fighting yesterday was over the village of Sousah where a sandstorm caused bad visibility.

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Thursday, October 11, 2018

Nigeria: Nigerian troops kill 76 Boko Haram terrorists and Chad soldiers kill 48 others


eventy-six Boko Haram terrorists, among others, trying to overrun Nigeria’s military formation in Metele, near Kangarwa in Borno were killed today.

In what was a double blow to the terrorists on same day, Chadian troops also killed another 48.

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