At least eight civilians were killed when the vehicle they were traveling in was struck by a roadside bomb in Afghanistan's southern Helmand province, officials said Wednesday. Two others were wounded in the blast which happened in Nahr-i-Saraj district.
Two Ethiopian peacekeepers were killed and four others wounded in a bomb blast in southern Somalia, officials said Tuesday. A vehicle carrying Ethiopian peacekeepers part of the African Union Mission in Somalia (AMISOM) was targeted in Garbaharey town in southwestern Gedo[...]
A governor in Somalia's Puntland has been killed in a suicide bombing claimed by Al Shabaab. Abdisalan Hassan Hersi, governor of Nugaal region, died from his injuries after being taken to hospital in Garowe, the capital of Puntland, where the blast[...]
At least 92 soldiers from Chad have been killed in the deadliest-ever attack by the Boko Haram terrorists, President Idriss Deby said on Tuesday. “We lost 92 of our soldiers, non-commissioned officers and officers,” he said of the attack overnight on[...]
Three Americans have been killed and several other planes destroyed early Sunday when Islamist terrorists from al-Shabaab stormed a key navy base in Kenya that’s utilized by US counterterrorism forces, in keeping with authorities. One US service member and two Division[...]
Five people were killed when terrorists attacked their vehicles in Maiduguri, militia leaders said Sunday, adding more were feared dead. Gunmen from the Islamic State West Africa Province stopped the vehicles around 1730 GMT on Saturday near Auno village, 20 kilometres[...]
Gunmen opened fire on Pakistani security forces patrolling a remote border region near Iran on Thursday, killing two troops, a provincial minister said. Four other troops were also wounded in the attack in the town of Turbat in impoverished Baluchistan province,[...]