Kurdish militants claim deadly ambush, Turkish jets retaliate

 Kurdish militants said on Sunday they had killed 15 soldiers in an attack on an army convoy in southeast Turkey, and a security source said the military responded with air strikes.

UP CM gives Rs 20 lakh to kin of jawan martyred in Manipur

Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Akhilesh Yadav on Monday gave Rs 20 lakh to the kin of jawan Ram Prasad Yadav, who was killed in an ambush in Manipur last month.

NIA identifies 14 who ambushed Army convoy in Manipur

As many as 14 of the 23 militants of Naga insurgent group that carried out the audacious attack on Army personnel killing 18 of them last month in Manipur have been identified.

Taliban ambush kills 11 Afghan soldiers: Officials

Taliban ambush kills 11 Afghan soldiers: Officials

At least 11 Afghan soldiers were killed in a Taliban ambush in western Afghanistan, officials said today, as security forces face their first fighting season without NATO combat support.

4 people killed in Pakistan

 Four people, including two brothers, were killed today in Pakistan's restive southwestern Balochistan province.

Insurgent ambush: Army Chief rushes to Manipur

Army Chief Gen Dalbir Singh Suhag on Friday rushed here as security forces intensified their operations in the state following the deadly ambush by insurgents that killed 18 soldiers and injured 11 others yesterday.

At least 20 Yemen rebels killed in air raids, ambush

At least 20 Shiite Huthi rebels were killed in southern Yemen Thursday by Saudi-led coalition air strikes and an ambush by pro-government militia, army and loyalist militia sources said. 

Tribes kill 21 Shiite rebels in south Yemen: Local official

At least 21 Yemeni Shiite rebels were killed Friday when residents in a tribal southern region opened fire at their vehicles, a local official and witnesses said.

Philippine politician injured, 4 aides killed in ambush

A member of the Philippines parliament was wounded in an ambush Thursday that left four of his aides dead, he said in a television interview.

Gunmen kill 6 Lebanese soldiers in ambush near Syria

Gunmen killed six Lebanese soldiers in an ambush on their patrol Tuesday in the east of the country near the border with war-ravaged Syria, military sources said.

Gunmen ambush police in northwest Kenya, at least 10 dead

Unidentified gunmen ambushed and killed at least eight Kenyan police officers in Turkana county in the northwest of Kenya early on Saturday, with another 12 officers were feared dead, police said. 

Four UN peacekeepers wounded in Central Africa ambush

Four UN peacekeepers in the Central African Republic were wounded Wednesday in an ambush in the capital Bangui, the United Nations said.

33 killed in fresh attack in northern Nigeria

At least 33 people, including a soldier, were killed Tuesday night in an attack by suspected Fulani herdsmen gunmen in Nigeria's Kaduna state, official said Wednesday.

Four Egyptian soldiers killed in ambush

Four Egyptian recruits were killed Saturday in an ambush set by anti-government extremists in the country`s North Sinai governorate, a security source said.

Philippine mayor, two others slain in ambush

Gunmen shot dead a town mayor and two other people in a daylight roadside ambush in the Philippines on Saturday, police said.

Eight policemen killed in blast, ambush in NW Pakistan

At least eight policemen have been killed and several others injured here in twin attacks, including a blast, in the restive Khyber-Pakhtunkhwa province of northwest Pakistan.

Three dead in Philippine ambush

Three village officials have been killed in an ambush in the northern Philippines in an attack that could be linked to local political rivalries, police said today.

Nine Tunisian soldiers killed in ambush

Nine Tunisian soldiers were killed and stripped of their weapons Tuesday near the Algerian border, where the army has been tracking al Qaeda-linked militants, medical and military sources said.

Taliban ambush police patrol: 5 militants, 5 Afghan cops killed

Authorities say Taliban fighters ambushed a national police patrol in western Afghanistan, killing a commander and four of his men.

Communist rebels ambush Philippine police, kill 7

Communist guerrillas set off a roadside bomb and opened fire on a truck carrying police in the northern Philippines today, killing seven and wounding seven officers.