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In locked-down Kashmir, an upsurge in COVID-19 cases — and violence in civilian neighbourhoods
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In locked-down Kashmir, an upsurge in COVID-19 cases — and violence in civilian neighbourhoods

In the early hours of 19 May, Indian security forces allegedly launched an aggressive cordon and search operation of downtown Srinagar in Kashmir, followed by an armed confrontation, known as an “encounter,” against militants. Many have been rendered homeless, while some people's houses were smouldering for days

Rohingya crisis: Amnesty International says migrants' villages in Myanmar still being burned
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Rohingya crisis: Amnesty International says migrants' villages in Myanmar still being burned

New satellite images and videos from Myanmar's Rakhine state show smoke rising from Rohingya Muslim villages, contradicting state counsellor Aung San Suu Kyi's claims that military operations there have ended, according to Amnesty International

Pakistan launches military operation against Islamic State to prevent it from capturing tribal areas
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Pakistan launches military operation against Islamic State to prevent it from capturing tribal areas

Pakistan's military has launched a major operation in its volatile tribal areas to stop the Islamic State making inroads into areas bordering Afghanistan, the military's spokesman said on Sunday

Sukma: Atleast 18 Naxals killed by security forces under Operation Prahaar between 23-25 June
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Sukma: Atleast 18 Naxals killed by security forces under Operation Prahaar between 23-25 June

The Chhattisgarh police claimed that 18 Naxals were killed during a joint counter-insurgency operation by security forces in Tondamarka area of Sukma

Islamic State and the 'holy month of jihad': Why does terror group unleash different kind of horror during Ramadan
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Islamic State and the 'holy month of jihad': Why does terror group unleash different kind of horror during Ramadan

Ramadan is the ninth month in the Islamic calendar. It is derived from Ramadhaa which means 'heat of the sun'. The month was named thus because it ‘burns the sins of the believers.’

14 Taliban militants killed in military operations: Afghanistan government
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14 Taliban militants killed in military operations: Afghanistan government

At least 14 Taliban militants were killed during military operations in two provinces of Afghanistan, government representatives said on Tuesday.

Iraq military operations have cost the US $560 million: Pentagon
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Iraq military operations have cost the US $560 million: Pentagon

US military operations in Iraq, including airstrikes and surveillance flights, have cost about $560 million since mid-June.

Keran: Now, Pak troops force India to end construction work
India

Keran: Now, Pak troops force India to end construction work

The Keran model village stand—off marks the first instance in which Pakistan has questioned India’s right to engage in civilian construction works on its side of the Line of Control.