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Mar 18, 2018
Turkish forces in control of Syria's Afrin city; no clashes between pro-Ankara forces, Kurdish groupsThe journalists in Afrin saw Ankara-backed Syrian Arab fighters and Turkish soldiers in every neighbourhood of the city.
Mar 06, 2018
Suspected Boko Haram suicide bomber blows himself up in Nigeria; kills three, injures 18A suicide bomber on a bicycle killed three people on Monday, when he detonated his explosives on the outskirts of the northeast Nigerian city of Maiduguri, civilian militia told AFP.
Feb 19, 2018
Turkey denies allegations of using chemical weapons in Syria's Afrin region, says it takes utmost care of civiliansSyrian Kurdish forces and a monitoring group said the Turkish military carried out a suspected gas attack that wounded six people in Syria’s Afrin region on Friday.
Feb 04, 2018
Kurdish militia kills seven Turkish soldiers in Syria; Turkey carries out air strikes in retaliationSeven Turkish soldiers were killed in Turkey's offensive against Kurdish militia inside Syria, including five who died in a single attack on a tank
Jan 17, 2018
Saudi Arabia announces $2 billion bailout package for Yemen governmentSaudi Arabia announced on Wednesday it would transfer $2 billion to Yemen's central bank, following desperate calls for a financial rescue from the beleaguered government it has supported militarily for nearly three years.
Dec 03, 2017
Iraqi Shiites slam calls to disband militia group that has been key in fighting Islamic StateIraqi officials have blasted calls to disband a Shiite-dominated militia coalition that has been key in battling the Islamic State group, after French president Emmanuel Macron said it should disarm.
Oct 05, 2017
Rape a war tactic used by armed groups in Central African Republic, says Human Rights WatchYoung girls and teens raped by Christian militia members. Mothers raped in front of their children by Muslim fighters. Women forced into sexual slavery by armed groups.
Sep 17, 2017
Afghanistan considering arming 20,000 civilians to fight against Taliban and Islamic StateAfghanistan is considering training and arming 20,000 civilians to defend territories where Islamic militants have been driven out
Jun 23, 2017
Australia to send spy planes to help Philippines fight militantsArray
Oct 21, 2016
Islamic State attacks Iraq's Kirkuk as diversion for Mosul offensive; at least 13 deadIslamic State militants armed with assault rifles and explosives attacked targets in and around the northern Iraqi city of Kirkuk early on Friday, in an assault that appeared aimed at diverting Iraqi security forces from a massive offensive against the IS-held city of Mosul.