Pro-Syrian government militia move into Kurdish-controlled Afrin
25 February 2018 | 1:00 pm
Militants loyal to the Syrian government have entered the outskirts of Afrin to defend the enclave against Turkish forces. Syrian state media later reported Turkey had fired artillery on the position.
3 Nov 2019
Former militants protest non-payment of allowances
7 Nov 2019
The Air Task Force of Operation LAFIYA DOLE has destroyed an Islamic State of West Africa Province hideout, and killed some of its fighters at Arrinna Ciki, on the fringes of the Lake Chad in Borno State.
21 Nov 2019
Twenty-four Malian soldiers were killed and 29 wounded in an attack on an army patrol in northern Mali on Monday (November 18) in which 17 militants were also killed, a spokesman for the army said.
1 Jan 2020
The US airstrike came a day after a car bomb in Mogadishu killed at least 79 people. US strikes in Somalia surged after President Donald Trump declared Southern Somalia an "area of active hostilities."
25 Mar 2020
Boko Haram militants kill 92 Chadian soldiers - president
30 Apr 2020
A fuel truck tanker explosion has killed at least 46 people in the northern Syrian city of Afrin. The predominantly Kurdish enclave has seen a series of car bombings in the last few months.
24 Jun 2020
People protest in the streets of Srinagar after three militants were killed in a shootout with Indian government forces in the heart of Kashmir's main city.
17 Aug 2020
Security in northern Mozambique has deteriorated dramatically, with jihadi militants seizing a key port city on the Indian Ocean coast. The government is increasingly relying on international help to fight the militants.
31 Oct 2020
Three workers, including a local youth wing leader, for India's Hindu-nationalist BJP were killed in Kashmir. Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi condemned the attack on his party's members.
13 Nov 2020
Palestinian Islamic Jihad militants and their supporters rally in Gaza City to mark the first anniversary of the killing of the group's commander Baha Abu Al-Ata in an Israeli strike.
30 Nov 2020
At least 40 people working on rice farms in northeastern Nigeria were killed by militants, according to several media reports. A local anti-jihadist militia has blamed Boko Haram for the attack.
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It's been one year since Myanmar's military toppled the democratically elected government and launched a brutal crackdown on popular protest. DW spoke with Dr. Sasa, a spokesman for Myanmar's government-in-exile, about how the opposition plans to restore democratic rule.
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Three years into Lebanon's devastating financial collapse, some 80 percent of the population is now living below the poverty line. The situation is driving more and more people to risk their lives on the open seas.
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A Russian-installed official in the Ukrainian city of Kherson says Russian forces who have conceded swaths of territory are "regrouping." Kyiv claims gains in three of the four regions Moscow says it has now annexed.