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Kandhar, Afghanistan (Xinhua/UNI) An Afghan lawmaker was shot dead in Kandahar city, capital of southern province of Kandahar on Saturday, in a latest targeted killing in the country, local police confirmed. more
US-backed Kurdish forces declare victory on IS in eastern Syria

Damascus (Xinhua/UNI) The US-backed Syrian Democratic Forces (SDF) announced on Saturday the defeat of the Islamic State (IS) militant group in eastern Syria, the SDF spokesman said.

Security forces seize 40 rockets in Afghan province

Jalalabad, Afghanistan (Xinhua/UNI) Afghan security forces have seized 40 rockets and arrested three suspected militants in eastern province of Nangarhar, a military source said on Wednes ...

Five militants killed, 7 injured in eastern Afghan provinces

Jalalabad (Xinhua/UNI) Five Taliban militants were killed and seven others wounded in clashes in two eastern Afghan provinces on Monday as fighting rages in the country, authorities said ...

Afghan special forces kill 35 Taliban militants in country's north

Moscow (Sputnik/UNI) Afghan Special Forces have killed at least 35 Taliban terrorists and destroyed a large cache of weapons and explosives in the Taliban-dominated Kunduz province in the ...

Malaysian police arrest 13 terror suspects in Sabah state

Kuala Lumpur (Xinhua/UNI) Malaysian police said on Monday that 13 suspected militants were arrested in the country's eastern state of Sabah during operations last week.

New Zealand mosque attack: Death toll at 49, darkest day, says Arden

Christchurch: At least 49 people have died in New Zealand's worst terror attack in which gunmen stormed two city mosques on Friday and opened fire, police commissioner Mark Bush said. ...

Nine IS militants killed in airstrike in northern Iraq

Baghdad (Xinhua/UNI) Nine Islamic State (IS) militants were killed in an airstrike by Iraqi airforce and international coalition aircraft in Iraq's northern province of Kirkuk, the Ir ...

One killed, six injured in bomb attack in central Iraq

Bagdad (Xinhua/UNI): An explosive expert affiliated to the Iraqi paramilitary Hashd Shaabi forces was killed and six paramilitary members were wounded on Sunday in a roadside bomb explosi ...

Eight people injured in car bomb explosion in northern Syrian city of Manbij – Statement

Moscow (Sputnik/UNI): At least eight people were injured in the northern Syrian city of Manbij on Saturday after the detonation of a bomb-laden car, the Manbij Military Council said in a ...