El Salvador calls emergency talks on military loan after soldiers occupy parliament
President Bukele and troops entered parliament on Sunday to demand a loan to better equip the military and police. But the opposition party, FMLN, remain skeptical and have described his actions as those of a dictator.
US soldiers 'were hurt' in Iran missile attack on Iraq base
Some troops were transported to Germany, while others were moved to Kuwait, reporting symptoms of concussion. Iran fired dozens of missiles on January 8 and it was originally stated that there were no injuries.
War on terror: Chief of Army Staff asks troops to intensify efforts
Chief of Army Staff, Tukur Buratai, has asked troops of Operation Lafiya Dole not to give terrorists any breathing space.
Ukraine troops, rebels pull out of Donbass village
Kyiv has pulled out troops from the area near the village of Petrivske, paving a way for a new top-level peace summit. Russia's Vladimir Putin and Germany's Angela Merkel spoke about granting Donbass special status.
Trump says ‘Ready to Go’ on Turkey sanctions
President Donald Trump said the U.S. is “ready to go” with more sanctions on Turkey in response to its incursion into Syria, after his defense secretary said the president ordered a deliberate withdrawal of troops from northern Syria to keep them out of harm’s way. Ros Krasny reports on "Bloomberg Daybreak: Australia"
Ukraine troops hold target practice in Chernobyl Exclusion Zone
In the course of filming in Pripyat, DW reporters learned that the Ukrainian national guard holds target practice in the radioactively contaminated city. Why there, and how dangerous is it?
Filipinos rejoice as US-seized church bells toll again on Philippine soil
The revered church bells, a symbol of resistance to US colonization, were seized by American troops as war spoils more than a century ago. Manila had been pushing for their return since the 1990s.
President Trump makes surprise trip to visit troops in Iraq
President Donald Trump and his wife are in Iraq visiting the troops. Trump says he has no plans to pull troops out of the country.