Thursday, May 28, 2020

Somalia: Al-Shabaab militants killed in a fierce gunfight with regional forces

large.jpeg

Two Al-Shabaab militants were on Wednesday killed after an operation carried out by regional Southwest forces, officials said, in the latest crackdown against the Somalia-based terrorists, who have caused havoc and mayhem in East Africa.

In a statement on Facebook, the ministry of interior said the regional forces engaged in a fierce gunfight against the militants in a clash that also left several injured on the outskirts of Dinsor town, which is frequented by the militants.

[Read more…]

Wednesday, May 27, 2020

Afghanistan: Afghanistan to free 900 more Taliban prisoners

Afghan-Army-training.jpg

Afghan authorities plan to release 900 more Taliban prisoners Tuesday, as a rare cease-fire by the insurgents entered its third and last day.

The pause in fighting, which came into effect Sunday to mark the Muslim holiday of Eid Al-Fitr, was for the most part holding out across the country, officials said.

[Read more…]

Tuesday, May 26, 2020

Nigeria: Nigerian troops kill 35 Boko Haram militants

xnigerian-army.jpg.pagespeed.ic.IyZbzsSlgR.webp

A total of 35 Boko Haram militants were killed during multiple-day clearance operations by Nigerian troops in the country’s northeastern state of Borno, the military said on Sunday.

In a statement made available to Xinhua, the military said that the clearance operations took place between May 11 and May 22 to deal deadly blows on the militants.

[Read more…]

Monday, May 25, 2020

Iraq: Iraqi jet struck by terrorist fire near border with Syria

Iraqi-Air-Force.jpg

The Iraqi security forces announced on Monday that an Iraqi military plane was hit by terrorist forces in the Al-Rutbah Desert during an operation to destroy Islamic State (ISIS/ISIL/IS/Daesh).

The security forces said in a statement,that a force from their commando regiment, the 1st Division, managed to destroy several dens and seized weapons and explosives ready for booby-trapping the Al-Rutbah Desert near the Syrian border.

[Read more…]

Libya: Government forces retake 3 military bases near Tripoli

4fd3f4f72b174c7d8f8cc6a5632d85e7_18.JPG

Libya’s internationally recognised government has made new gains on the outskirts of the capital, Tripoli, capturing three military bases from renegade military commander Khalifa Haftar’s self-styled Libyan National Army (LNA).

In a statement on Saturday, military spokesman Mohamed Gnunu said the Tripoli-based Government of National Accord (GNA) now controlled the Yarmouk, al-Sawarikh and Hamza camps south of the capital.

[Read more…]

Tags

  War     New State     Middle East     Africa     Americas     Asia     Europe     Oceania  

Manualinux

Manualinux,
the Linux Manual

Chocolate Spreads

Chocolate Spreads

The biggest website of Chocolate Spreads in the World

List Newspapers

List Newspapers

List of Newspapers in the World