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Jammu encounter: CISF Personnel narrate how they faced the fidayeen attack on their bus
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Jammu encounter: CISF Personnel narrate how they faced the fidayeen attack on their bus

The security grid are confident that the retaliation by the joint forces has defeated the conspiracy of the JeM to cause massive civilian casualties ahead of PM Modi's visit

Explosion rocks mosque in Afghanistan's Nangarhar province, killing 62 worshippers and injuring 36, during Friday prayers
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Explosion rocks mosque in Afghanistan's Nangarhar province, killing 62 worshippers and injuring 36, during Friday prayers

The report said that pro-government forces in Afghanistan were responsible for 2,348 civilian casualties, including 1,149 killed and 1,199 wounded, a 26 percent increase from the same period in 2018.

UN report says 30 Afghan civilians died in May after US bombed dozens of sites identified as Taliban drug-making facilities
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UN report says 30 Afghan civilians died in May after US bombed dozens of sites identified as Taliban drug-making facilities

UNAMA said it had 'verified 39 civilian casualties, including 14 children and one woman, due to the 5 May airstrikes'

More Afghan civilians now killed by US, pro-govt forces than by Talibans and other insurgent groups: United Nations
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More Afghan civilians now killed by US, pro-govt forces than by Talibans and other insurgent groups: United Nations

During the first three months of 2019, international and pro-government forces were responsible for the deaths of 305 civilians, whereas insurgent groups killed 227 people, the United Nations Assistance Mission in Afghanistan (UNAMA) said in a quarterly report

Donald Trump revokes Obama-era order on reporting civilian casualties in US intel ops in non-combat areas
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Donald Trump revokes Obama-era order on reporting civilian casualties in US intel ops in non-combat areas

President Donald Trump on Wednesday revoked an Obama-era requirement for reporting civilian casualties that resulted from US intelligence operations in non-combat areas across the globe

Ten children, two women killed in air strike in Afghanistan's Wardak province, says initial UN report
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Ten children, two women killed in air strike in Afghanistan's Wardak province, says initial UN report

The victims died on Sunday night when an "aerial ordnance" destroyed their house in a village in Afghanistan's Wardak province, near Kabul.

Civilian casualties in Afghanistan increase to record high in first six months of 2016: UN
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Civilian casualties in Afghanistan increase to record high in first six months of 2016: UN

A new UN report released on Monday shows that violence has increased in Afghanistan this year as compared to previous years

US military investigating two airstrikes for alleged civilian casualties
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US military investigating two airstrikes for alleged civilian casualties

The US military disclosed on Tuesday that it is investigating alleged civilian casualties from two airstrikes in Syria and Iraq last year.