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US could withdraw troops from Afghanistan within five years: NYT

Kabul: US forces could leave Afghanistan within five years under a Pentagon plan being offered as part of a potential deal with the Taliban...

RAF Transports French Army Equipment to Mali for Counter Insurgency Operations

A crew from 99 Squadron have been assisting French troops in sub-Saharan Africa by delivering supplies to the Op Barkhane counter-insurgency efforts in Niger...

Uganda signs permanent ceasefire with LRA rebels

Agence France-Presse, KAMPALA: The Ugandan government said it had signed a permanent ceasefire accord with the Lord's Resistance Army rebel group on Saturday, a...

Taliban gunmen kill 17 in Pakistan air force base attack

Peshawar, Pakistan: The Tehreek-e-Taliban Pakistan (TTP) militants attacked an air force base in the country's restive northwest Friday, killing at least 17 people in...

Rockets fall on Israel just hours after ceasefire comes into effect

, Two rockets have fallen on Israel just hours after a ceasefire came into effect in which Palestinian militants promised to halt such attacks...

10 rebels killed in Colombia military operation: official

Colombia's defense ministry said 10 National Liberation Army guerrillas were killed early Tuesday in what would be the rebel group's biggest battlefield loss since...

Palestinian militants renounce anti-Israel attacks

Agence France-Presse, RAMALLAH, West Bank: Dozens of wanted Palestinian militants have made a rare pledge to halt anti-Israel attacks in a deal aimed at...
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Israel says shoots down Syrian warplane

Israel shot down a Syrian fighter jet with surface-to-air missiles Tuesday after the plane infiltrated airspace it controls, the military said, in a rare...

Eye on Iraq: What is going wrong in Iraq?

, WASHINGTON:  The Iraq conflict is not stabilizing, it is rapidly getting worse. And current U.S. policies are not helping. It is less than a...

Iran vows painful response to any Israeli attack

Agence France-Presse, TEHRAN: Iran on Monday vowed a "very painful" response to any Israeli action after a senior minister of the Jewish state warned...