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Turkey accuses PKK/YPG forces of violating ceasefire

Turkey accuses PKK/YPG forces of violating ceasefire

YPG/PKK terrorists carried out 14 attacks in last 36 hours, while Turkish Armed Forces have fully complied with the deal on establishment of safe zone, said Turkish National Defense Ministry on Saturday.

Chief of Staff meets Commander of US Marine Corps Forces, US defence delegation

Chief of Staff meets Commander of US Marine Corps Forces, US defence delegation

HE Chief of Staff of the Qatar Armed Forces, Lieutenant-General (Pilot) Ghanem bin Shaheen al-Ghanem, met the Commander of US Marine Corps Forces Central Command in the Middle East ...

Gunmen battle security forces in five-star hotel in Pakistan: officials

Gunmen battle security forces in five-star hotel in Pakistan: officials

Three gunmen attacked a luxury hotel in Pakistan's southwestern port city of Gwadar on Saturday, killing at least one guard and battling security forces from inside the building, security officials and the army said.

Snipers, mines slow US-backed forces in Syria, commander says

Snipers, mines slow US-backed forces in Syria, commander says

US-backed Syrian forces' advances against Islamic State militants in their last pocket in eastern Syria were slowed on Monday due to snipers and mines in the area, a Kurdish commander said.

Two Palestinians martyred by occupation forces in western Ramallah

Two Palestinians martyred by occupation forces in western Ramallah

Two Palestinians were martyred by Israeli occupation forces on Monday, while a third was injured at the entrance to Kafr Ni'ma village, northwestern Ramallah in the northern West Bank.

Israeli occupation forces arrest 5 Palestinians from Qalqilya, Tulkarm

Israeli occupation forces arrest 5 Palestinians from Qalqilya, Tulkarm

Israeli occupation forces arrested five Palestinians, including a released prisoner, from Qalqilya and Tulkarm governorates in the West Bank.

Afghan forces, Taliban battle for control of highways in Ghazni province

Afghan forces, Taliban battle for control of highways in Ghazni province

Heavily armed Taliban fighters destroyed bridges near the central city of Ghazni on Saturday, closing the main highway between the capital Kabul and southern Afghanistan, officials said.

30 Burundian refugees die in clashes with Congolese security forces

30 Burundian refugees die in clashes with Congolese security forces

At least 30 Burundian refugees have been killed in clashes with Congolese security forces over plans to send some of them home, a Reuters witness and local activists said on Saturday.

Valls forces through contested labour law, again

Valls forces through contested labour law, again

French Socialist Prime Minister Manuel Valls has bypassed parliament to force through labour reforms that have sparked four months of strikes and street protests.

Drone forces temporary closure of Dubai airport

Drone forces temporary closure of Dubai airport

Dubai international airport in the United Arab Emirates (UAE) was closed for more than an hour yesterday

Wildfire forces entire city in Canada to evacuate

Wildfire forces entire city in Canada to evacuate

A huge wildfire has engulfed parts of Canada, forcing an entire city to evacuate.

Yemeni forces ‘captured 250 Qaeda’ members after Mukalla retaken

Yemeni forces ‘captured 250 Qaeda’ members after Mukalla retaken

Yemeni government forces have captured around 250 “Al Qaeda members” since they retook Mukalla