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20 Jul 2021
Nigeria almost lost another highly-trained military officer after a Nigerian Airforce fighter jet was shot down by so-called bandits between the boundaries of Zamfara and Kaduna. But Flight Lieutenant Abayomi Dairo, against all odds, displayed why the motto of the air branch of the Nigerian Armed Forces is "Willing … Able … Ready."⁣
16 Jul 2021
Female soldiers were sent to the restive region for the first time in May, but critics say the military still has a long way to go on gender equality.
15 Jul 2021
The fragile peace existing at the Ladipo multi-billion naira auto parts market was threatened on Tuesday, July 13 as soldiers and traders clashed. The fracas left several people injured and vehicles destroyed.
6 Jul 2021
Ethiopian soldiers captured by the Tigray Defence Force walk towards Mekele Rehabilitation Centre, in the capital of Ethiopia's Tigray region. According to the Tigray Defence Forces (TDF), more than 7,000 captive Ethiopian soldiers have walked from Abdi Eshir, about 75 km southwest of Mekele, for four days. The rebels marched into the city this week after local officials and federal government troops pulled out, and the government of Prime Minister Abiy Ahmed has since declared a unilateral ceasefire.
27 May 2021
Relations between the two countries remain strained following last year's war over the breakaway region of Nagorno-Karabakh.
11 May 2021
Families of victims of LekkiShooting​ are demanding justice from the Panel of Inquiry set up by the Lagos state government.
9 May 2021
The soldiers had signed an open letter saying France was in "peril" from "Islamism and the hordes from the suburbs."
4 May 2021
In the museum of the battle of Borodino, on 110 square kilometres of fields and forests with a landscape practically unchanged for almost two centuries, the historian Sergey Khomchenko tells AFP about the fate of the French soldiers who remained in Russia after the withdrawal of the Great Army, in the run-up to the 200th anniversary of Napoleon's death, which occurred on May 5, 1821.
22 Apr 2021
The move could end weeks of geopolitical tension caused by a massive buildup of troops and weaponry at the Ukraine border.
13 Apr 2021
The Nigerian Army on Monday laid to rest, the remains of Captain Adeolu Adedayo and eleven other soldiers killed by bandits in Konshisha Local Government Area of Benue State.
23 Mar 2021
Soldiers patrol through Yangon after the junta imposed martial law over six areas in the city, effectively putting nearly two million people under the direct control of military commanders.
23 Feb 2021
Israeli soldiers scramble to clean the Hof Hasharon beach after a massive tar contamination hit the country's Mediterranean shore.

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