CRPF is mulling an increase in the number of officers in its strike teams conducting anti-Naxal operations as facts emerged in the recent encounter in Chhattisgarh that as soon as the two commanders were shot dead, Maoists pinned down the trapped troops and killed a dozen others.
Indian and Pakistan security forces in Jammu and Kashmir exchanged a heavy volume of fire across the international border in Jammu and Kashmir's Jammu district late Monday after the latter again breached the ceasefire, officials said.
Under cover of darkness, 40 Filipino peacekeepers escaped their besieged outpost in the Golan Heights after a seven-hour gunbattle with Syrian rebels, Philippine officials said on Sunday. Al-Qaida-linked insurgents still hold captive 44 Fijian troops.
A suspected al Qaeda ambush against a Yemeni army convoy joining a new offensive in the south triggered a gunbattle on Tuesday that killed 15 soldiers and 12 militants, medical and tribal sources said.
Giving a tough fight to the infiltrators who are constantly firing at Indian posts in Keran Sector along the Line of Control (LoC) in Kashmir on Sunday, the soldiers of Indian Army remains successful to keep them at bay for the 13th day today.