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Withdrawal of US troops from Afghanistan may have impact in J&K Defence Ministry

Aug 14, 2014

Withdrawal of US troops from Afghanistan may have impact in J&K Defence Ministry

The defence ministry has expressed satisfaction at the security situation in Jammu and Kashmir improving substantially but warned that the planned withdrawal of US troops from Afghanistan may have an adverse impact on the situation in the militancy-riven state. #Jammu and Kashmir #NewsTracker #Afghanistan #J&K #US troops #Security situation in Jammu and Kashmir
Iraqi troops battle for Tikrit again as ISIL declares caliphate

Jul 01, 2014

Iraqi troops battle for Tikrit again as ISIL declares caliphate

Iraqi army spokesman Qassim Atta said declaring a caliphate could backfire by showing that Baghdadi's group posed a risk to other nations. #United States #Barack Obama #NewsTracker #Pentagon #Iraq #Baghdad: #US Embassy #Tikrit #islamic-state #ISIL #Iraq crisis #Caliphate #US troops in Iraq
Iraq crisis: US to send 300 more troops amid security concerns

Jul 01, 2014

Iraq crisis: US to send 300 more troops amid security concerns

The Pentagon said about 200 forces arrived on Sunday in Iraq to reinforce security at the US embassy, its support facilities and Baghdad International Airport. #United States #Barack Obama #NewsTracker #Pentagon #Iraq #Baghdad: #US Embassy #islamic-state #ISIL #Iraq crisis #Caliphate #US troops in Iraq
ISIL a threat to Baghdad, says Pentagon, first US advisory troops land in Iraq

Jun 25, 2014

ISIL a threat to Baghdad, says Pentagon, first US advisory troops land in Iraq

ISIL, which has carved out a large fiefdom along the Iraqi-Syrian border, poses a legitimate threat to Baghdad, a top Pentagon official has said. #World #Barack Obama #US #Syria #NewsTracker #Pentagon #Iraq #Baghdad: #John Kirby #US troops #Sunnis #ISIL #Iraq insurgency #Iraq crisis

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ISIL a threat to Baghdad, says Pentagon, first US advisory troops land in Iraq

Aug 20, 2014

Obama: U.S. rescue mission to free hostages in Syria failed

WASHINGTON — President Barack Obama sent U.S. troops to Syria earlier this summer to rescue a number of Americans held by a violent extremist group, including slain journalist James Foley, but did not find the hostages, senior Obama administration of... #Syria #Barack Obama
ISIL a threat to Baghdad, says Pentagon, first US advisory troops land in Iraq

Aug 20, 2014

Iraqi forces clash with ISIS fighters outside Tikrit

BAGHDAD — Skirmishes broke out Tuesday between Iraqi forces and ISIS fighters on the outskirts of Tikrit, a local official said, a day after Iraqi and Kurdish troops backed by U.S. air strikes dislodged the bloodthirsty jihadists from a strategic dam... #Syria #Barack Obama
ISIL a threat to Baghdad, says Pentagon, first US advisory troops land in Iraq

Aug 18, 2014

Missouri governor orders National Guard to Ferguson after latest night of clashes

Missouri Gov. Jay Nixon ordered National Guard troops to the St. Louis suburb of Ferguson early Monday after authorities used tear gas to clear the streets of protesters hours before a midnight curfew took effect for a second consecutive day, while a... #St. Louis, MO #Missouri #National Guard