Air strikes near Damascus kill 32, including 6 children: NGO

Government air strikes on a rebel-held village east of Damascus Friday killed 32 civilians, including six children, a monitoring group said, denouncing what it called a massacre.

Airstrikes, gun battle kill 60 militants in Pakistan
Airstrikes, gun battle kill 60 militants in Pakistan

About 60 militants were killed in airstrikes by Pakistan military and a gun battle that ensued after terrorists attacked army check posts in the volatile northwest tribal region, officials said on Saturday.

Pak airstrikes kill 23 militants in North Waziristan

At least 23 militants were killed when Pakistani fighter jets today pounded terrorist hideouts in the restive North Waziristan tribal region near the Afghan border.

Coalition strike kills 3 armed Afghan villagers

An airstrike by US-led coalition forces on Friday killed three Afghan villagers who were "heavily armed" but not part of the Taliban insurgency, an Afghan official said.

Syrian planes target IS attack on eastern air base

Syrian government warplanes carried out at least eight strikes today against Islamic State militants attacking a key military air base in eastern Syria, activists said.

ISIS chief Baghdadi alive, vows to fight even with one soldier in audio message
ISIS chief Baghdadi alive, vows to fight even with one soldier in audio message

Days after an airstrike on jihadist leaders in Iraq sparked rumours of Islamic State chief Abu Bakr al-Baghdadi being injured oe killed, the militant group on Thursday released an audio recording of its head.

Libya attacks kill five at govt stronghold, air base

A string of attacks killed five people and wounded more than 20 in eastern Libya on Wednesday, including in a stronghold of the internationally recognised authorities, officials said.

Pentagon can't confirm fate of Islamic State leader

The US military can not confirm reports that the Islamic State group leader may have been struck in an airstrike, but a Pentagon official suggested on Monday that lower-level figures may have been hit.

TTP affiliated Jamaatul Ahrar confirms death of key commander in Pak's Tirah Valley airstrikes

The Tehreek-i-Taliban Pakistan (TTP) affiliated Jamaat-ul-Ahrar (JA) has confirmed that their key commander Abu Jandal was killed in Khyber Agency`s Tirah Valley in Pakistan during the November 9 airstrikes.

French-born bombmaker killed by US air strike in Syria: Report

US-led air strikes in Syria have killed 24-year-old French bombmaker David Drugeon, a Muslim convert who joined an al-Qaeda offshoot, the Khorasan group, media reported today.

Airstrikes target oil filed in eastern Syria

Activists say the US-led coalition has launched airstrikes on an oil field in Syria's eastern province of Deir el-Zour that borders Iraq.

Denmark joins fight against Islamic State group

Denmark became the latest country to join the US-led coalition that is launching airstrikes on Islamic State group militants in Iraq. Lawmakers in Britain and Belgium were also debating on Friday whether to commit warplanes to the struggle too.

US-led air strikes target IS oil refineries in Syria

The United States, joined by Saudi Arabia and the United Arab Emirates, resumed bombing raids against Islamic State jihadists in Syria on Wednesday, with warplanes targeting oil refineries held by the group, the Pentagon said.

US airstrikes boost Islamic State, more hostages possible: FBI

Support for Islamic State increased after U.S. airstrikes began in Iraq and the militant group may take more hostages to try to force concessions from Washington, the FBI director told Congress on Wednesday.

US air strikes target insurgents near Iraq's Haditha Dam

U.S. warplanes carried out four strikes on Islamic State insurgents menacing Iraq`s Haditha Dam on Sunday, witnesses and officials said, widening what President Barack Obama called a campaign to curb and ultimately defeat the jihadist movement.

IS `not invincible,` weakened by air strikes: US official

Islamic State jihadists in Iraq and Syria pose a genuine threat to the West but are "not invincible," and US air strikes have exposed their weaknesses, a top US intelligence official said Wednesday.

US confirms fresh airstrikes against IS fighters near Arbil

United States warplanes and drones pummeled Islamic State militants near Arbil in a fresh wave of airstrikes on Sunday, destroying armed trucks and a mortar position, the US military confirmed.

US strikes destroyed arms ISIS could have used in Iraq: Obama

US air strikes in northern Iraq have successfully destroyed arms and equipment that ISIL terrorists could have used in Erbil city, President Barack Obama said here on Saturday.

US aids displaced Iraqis as airstrikes help Kurds

The US today launched a new airdrop to aid thousands of members of an Iraqi minority group who fled from Islamic extremists, as Iraq`s foreign minister said US airstrikes have helped Kurdish forces counter the militants` advance.

US jets hit jihadist-controlled areas in Iraq, first strike since 2011

The US military today began its air strikes on areas in Iraq controlled by Islamist militants as it dropped laser-guided bombs on a mobile artillery in a bid to halt the advance of terrorists on the city of Erbil where Amrican diplomats are stationed.