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UN appeals for nearly $3 billion to save millions in Yemen

UN appeals for nearly $3 billion to save millions in Yemen

The United Nations on Sunday made what it said was a record appeal for aid to Yemen, calling for nearly $3 billion in humanitarian relief for the war-torn country.

Jan 21, 2018, 19:48 PM IST
Afghan air force kills 32 militants in latest raids

Afghan air force kills 32 militants in latest raids

Afghan National Army and Air Force on Sunday raided against a Taliban's position in Khaki Safed district of western Farah province.

Jan 16, 2018, 00:36 AM IST
Pentagon says more than 120 airstrikes in Yemen in 2017

Pentagon says more than 120 airstrikes in Yemen in 2017

The US forces have conducted multiple ground operations and more than 120 airstrikes against terror groups like Al-Qaeda and ISIS in Yemen in 2017, under a long-running campaign, the Pentagon has said.

Dec 21, 2017, 09:17 AM IST
US-led airstrikes kill 78 civilians in Raqqa

US-led airstrikes kill 78 civilians in Raqqa

Tens of civilians are being killed on a daily basis as a result of the attacks, with the Syrian state media reporting civilian casualties daily.

 

Aug 22, 2017, 23:01 PM IST

40 civilians killed in US-led airstrikes in Syria

At least 40 civilians were killed and dozens injured in airstrikes by the US-led coalition on neighbourhoods in Raqqa city of Syria, the media reported on Monday.

Aug 21, 2017, 19:50 PM IST

15 Afghan militants killed in airstrikes

 At least 15 Taliban militants were killed in airstrikes that struck their hideout in Uruzgan province in Afghanistan, the Defence Ministry said on Friday.

Jun 30, 2017, 12:26 PM IST

Australia to resume airstrikes against Islamic State targets soon

Mark Binskin says the warplanes had been occupied recently supporting Iraqi security forces in retaking the city of Mosul. 

Jun 21, 2017, 12:42 PM IST
11 Philippine soldiers killed in 'friendly fire'

11 Philippine soldiers killed in 'friendly fire'

The ongoing clashes have so far killed over 90 militants, including at least eight foreign fighters, 19 civilians and 36 security personnel.
 

Jun 01, 2017, 15:38 PM IST
US-led airstrikes kill 15 Syrians in Raqqa province

US-led airstrikes kill 15 Syrians in Raqqa province

Damascus: At least 15 civilians were killed on Saturday by US-led airstrikes that targeted areas in the northern province of Raqqa, a monitor group reported.

Apr 09, 2017, 09:00 AM IST

Syria chemical attack death toll now at 72; new strikes hit

The death toll from a suspected chemical attack on a northern Syrian town rose to 72 today as activists and rescue workers found more-terrified survivors hiding in shelters near the site of the harrowing assault, one of the deadliest in Syria's civil war.

Apr 05, 2017, 17:40 PM IST
Airstrikes kill over 100 ISIS militants near Syria border in Iraq

Airstrikes kill over 100 ISIS militants near Syria border in Iraq

In an airstrike, carried out by the Iraqi fighter jets against the Islamic State group outside Mosul, killed more than 100 militants.

Apr 02, 2017, 09:28 AM IST

Over 11,000 killed in Russian airstrikes in Syria

At least 11,612 people have been killed in Syria in Russian raids, which began in September 2015, a UK-war monitor reported on Thursday.

Mar 30, 2017, 21:04 PM IST

23 civilians killed in Syria bombing

At least 23 civilians were killed in airstrikes by the US-led international coalition near the Syrian city of al-Raqqa, a British war monitor reported on Thursday.

Mar 09, 2017, 18:52 PM IST
Air strikes on village of Syria's Idlib; killed 21 civilians

Air strikes on village of Syria's Idlib; killed 21 civilians

Russia began a military intervention in support of President Bashar al-Assad in September 2015, saying it was carrying out strikes against "terrorists".

Dec 04, 2016, 18:09 PM IST

Russia, Syria halt airstrikes against Aleppo

Russian and Syrian air forces have halted airstrikes against Syria's Aleppo on Tuesday ahead of a humanitarian pause set for Thursday, Russian Defence Minister Sergei Shoigu said.

Oct 18, 2016, 22:01 PM IST

Airstrikes, shelling kill 11 in Syria's Aleppo

Overnight shelling and more than a dozen airstrikes on rebel-held parts of Aleppo killed at least 11 people today, while rebel shelling of government-held areas in the divided city killed two girls at a school, according to an opposition activist group and Aleppo's volunteer civil defense forces.

Oct 14, 2016, 00:19 AM IST
39 Taliban militants killed in clashes, airstrikes in Afghanistan's Kunduz city

39 Taliban militants killed in clashes, airstrikes in Afghanistan's Kunduz city

At least 39 Taliban militants were killed in clashes and airstrikes in embattled Afghanistan's Kunduz city, authorities said on Wednesday.

Oct 05, 2016, 20:06 PM IST

13 civilians killed in airstrike on house in Afghanistan's Nangarhar: Official

At least 13 civilians were killed in an airstrike that hit a residential building in a volatile district of eastern Nangarhar province early on Wednesday, an Afghan official said.

Sep 28, 2016, 18:06 PM IST

Death toll from Saudi-led airstrikes in Yemen reaches 32

Sami Motair, a medical official at al-Thawra hospital in Hodeidah, told The Associated Press that scores of bodies were buried under at least three houses that the missiles hit in a neighborhood known as Indians Alley.

Sep 23, 2016, 02:13 AM IST

ISIS bombings near Baghdad mall kill at least 13 people

Two bomb blasts outside a shopping mall in central Baghdad claimed by the Islamic State group killed at least 13 people, security and medical officials said on Saturday.

Sep 10, 2016, 17:46 PM IST