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Afghan, NATO forces kill up to 150 militants

, NATO-led and Afghan forces have unleashed air and ground strikes on a group of insurgents spotted infiltrating into Afghanistan from Pakistan, killing up...

US to keep force levels in Iraq 'to win'

AGENCE FRANCE-PRESSE, Washington: US President George W. Bush on Thursday refused to set a timetable for the withdrawal of US troops from Iraq following...

Up-Armored 'Gun Trucks' Save Servicemembers' Lives In Iraq

US Department of Defense, WASHINGTON: New 5-ton armored "gun trucks" fielded in Iraq are providing U.S. troops with effective protection against insurgents' improvised explosive...

Serbia not fully cooperating with UN warcrimes court: prosecutor

Agence France-Presse, LUXEMBOURG: Serbia is still not fully cooperating with the UN war crimes tribunal and must arrest former Bosnian Serb army chief Ratko...

Deadly clashes in CAR as France ends military mission

Central African Republic: The Central African Republic's capital was rocked by deadly overnight clashes as France's defense minister was due Monday to formally end...

Russia Calls US Charge Of Helping Iraq Politically-Motivated

AGENCE FRANCE-PRESSE, Moscow: Russian Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov on Monday dismissed as politically motivated reports in the United States suggesting that Moscow provided intelligence...

Nepal rebels and government set to ink historic peace accord

, A decade of bloody civil war in Nepal is due to end, as the government and Maoist rebels were poised to sign a...

Egypt military says two soldiers, 64 militants killed in Sinai

Egypt's military said two soldiers were killed Saturday during a widescale offensive against jihadists in the Sinai Peninsula that killed 64 militants on its...

Jordan pounds IS as air war begins to bite

Jordan announced Sunday it conducted dozens of air strikes on the Islamic State group that murdered one of its pilots, as part of an...

US Sending 3,000 More Troops to Afghanistan

Defense Secretary Jim Mattis says the U.S. is sending another 3,000 troops to Afghanistan, an increase of over 25 percent in the number of...