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Sep 27, 2017
US defence secretary James Mattis, NATO chief Jens Stoltenberg renew commitment to Afghan conflictUS defence secretary Jim Mattis and NATO chief Jens Stoltenberg renewed their commitment to Afghanistan on Wednesday, as the Taliban launched a rocket attack that wounded five civilians in Kabul.
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
Sep 15, 2017
Father Tom Uzhannalil, rescued from ISIS custody, says what he went through definitely had a purposeKerala priest Tom Uzhunnalil, recently freed after being abducted by Islamic militants 18 months ago, has said what he went through "definitely had a purpose".
Jul 04, 2017
Philippines violence: Supreme Court backs President Rodrigo Duterte's enforcement of martial law in southern partsThe Philippines' Supreme Court on Tuesday endorsed President Rodrigo Duterte's enforcement of martial law across the southern third of the country, which he said was necessary to defeat Islamic State (IS) group-backed militants.
Jul 02, 2017
Indonesia, Philippines to jointly patrol Celebes Sea to prevent entry of militantsThe Philippines and Indonesia will jointly patrol the Celebes Sea this week to stop Islamist militants reaching the Philippines' restive southern island of Mindanao, where rebels have seized a city, an army spokesman said on Sunday
Jun 28, 2017
Philippines violence: 17 villagers' bodies, believed to be killed by Islamic rebels, found in MarawiPhilippine troops have retrieved 17 bodies believed to be of villagers killed by Muslim militants aligned with the Islamic State group who seized parts of southern Marawi city last month.
Jun 25, 2017
Russian police kills two suspected militants in gun fight in North CaucasusRussian security forces say they have killed two suspected militants during a gun battle in a volatile region of Russia's North Caucasus.
Apr 29, 2017
Philippines blast injures 14; no link to Asean leaders meet say copsManila: Fourteen people were wounded in a pipe bomb blast in Manila, Philippine police said Saturday, but authorities dismissed any link to an Asian leaders' meeting under way in the capital.
Jun 29, 2016
Israel promises Turkey to relax Gaza blockadeIsrael has promised Turkey that it would relax the Gaza blockade, but will keep it imposed on the ground and sea to prevent Hamas from smuggling arms.
Jun 02, 2016
China defends crackdown against Islamic militants, calls it a 'just act'China on Thursday said it will not allow any foreign organisation or individual to interfere in its religious affairs as it defended the crackdown against Islamic militants in Xinjiang province, bordering countries like Pakistan, as a "just act" to safeguard its fundamental interests.