March 13th, 2017

Taliban plan to capture Laghman foiled, Taliban suffer heavy casualties

A plan by the Taliban insurgents to capture the eastern Laghman province was foiled by the Afghan a security forces.

March 13th, 2017

UNICEF: 2016 was the worst year yet for Syrian children

UN says more Syrian children suffered ‘grave violations’ in 2016 than in any year since ruinous war began.

March 13th, 2017

Deadly blast destroys bus in Afghan capital

An explosion in the centre of the Afghan capital Kabul destroyed a bus carrying government employees on Monday, killing at least one person and wounding eight, Interior Ministry spokesman Sediq Sediqqi said.

March 9th, 2017

Sexual assault in Japan: ‘Every girl was a victim’

Tamaka Ogawa was about 10 years old when she was sexually assaulted for the first time. It was a public holiday and she was on the subway.

March 9th, 2017

ISIS release pictures of terrorists involved in Kabul military hospital attack

The loyalists of the Islamic State of Iraq and Syria (ISIS) terrorist group released the pictures of the terrorists who were involved in a deadly coordinated attack on Kabul’s main military hospital.

March 9th, 2017

US deploys heavily armed marines to Syria

Several hundred marines have deployed into Syria with artillery guns, as part of the ongoing preparation for the fight to push ISIL out of its self-declared headquarters of Raqqa, a Pentagon spokesman has confirmed.

March 8th, 2017

Syria’s war: ISIL’s explosive legacy

When Hassan Hejazi went to visit his olive grove near the village of Hor Kilis close to the Syrian-Turkish border in Aleppo province, he found what he thought were some unexploded shells.

March 8th, 2017

China urges US, N Korea to avoid ‘head-on collision’

China has called on North Korea to suspend its nuclear and missile activities in exchange for the US and South Korea halting military war games, to avoid what it called a “head-on collision”.

March 8th, 2017

ISIS gunmen dressed as doctors kill at least 30 at Afghan hospital

Gunmen wearing white lab coats stormed a military hospital in Afghanistan’s capital on Wednesday, killing at least 30 people and wounding dozens more in an attack claimed by the Islamic State group.

March 7th, 2017

Coast Guard Seizes Cocaine Worth an Estimated $125 Million

The U.S. Coast Guard this week offloaded approximately 4.2 tons of seized cocaine, worth an estimated $125 million in wholesale value, at Coast Guard Sector San Juan.