Sunday, May 28, 2017

Car bomb targets special forces in Khost, Afghanistan leaving 30 dead and wounded

Suicide car bomb targets special forces in Khost, Afghanistan, reports media on Saturday. There are some deaths in the attack according to local media. Afghan TOLOnews reported on Saturday that the governor's spokesman has not given details of casualties but a source at the scene...

42 children, among 106 IS family members killed by US-led Coalition strikes on Syria

The Syrian Observatory for Human Rights reported on Friday, at least 106 persons including 42 children of the “Islamic State” fighters’ families were killed by International Coalition’s warplanes in the largest massacre against the organization’s families in Syria. The Syrian Observatory for Human Rights learned...

ONLY THE BEGINNING — Egypt’s PM says on Egyptian airstrikes in Libya

Egypt's Prime Minister says airstrikes in Libya are 'only the beginning', on Friday.  Egypt carries out six air strikes in Libya after attack on Christians, reported Al Jazeera. On Friday evening, the Egyptian Air Force conducted six sorties in eastern Libya, targeting a desert area where...

Egypt forces strike jihadists after attack on Coptic Christians

Egypt forces hit jihadists after attack on Coptic Christians, says President al-Sisi on Friday. Information was reported by AFP news agency. The bombings were aimed at "terrorist" outposts, Egyptian President Abdel Fattah el-Sisi said, adding that any form of state-sponsored terrorism should be punished. Anyone...

Royal Air Force confirm image showing ‘Love from Manchester’

RAF fighters have sparked controversy after a picture was released of a bomb attached to jet with the words "Love from Manchester" written on it. The photo came after the Islamic State group claimed responsibility for a bomb attack at an Ariana Grande concert on...

Chinese J-10 fighter jets buzz US Navy surveillance plane near Hong Kong

Two Chinese J-10 fighter jets flew within 200 yards of a U.S. Navy P-3 surveillance plane approximately 150 miles southeast of Hong Kong in international airspace this week, a U.S. defense official told Fox News on Friday. The official said the Chinese fighter jets were...

Trump advisor says US rules out easing sanctions on Russia

Trump advisor said US rules out easing sanctions on Russia, reported AFP News Agency on Friday. AFP News Agency -- Washington will not ease sanctions on Russia over the conflict in Ukraine and may even get tougher on Moscow, the White House said Friday, ending...

24 million children in need in the Middle East and North Africa — UNICEF

Violence and conflict in the Middle East and North Africa have put in jeopardy the health of 24 million children in Yemen, Syria, the Gaza Strip, Iraq, Libya and Sudan. Damage to health infrastructure is depriving children of essential health care. Water and sanitation services have...

Sri Lanka flood and landslides leaving 91 dead 110 still missing

Sri Lanka Flood and Landslides leaving at least 91 dead 110 missing according to Disaster Management Center as of 6.30 pm local time, rescue operations continue. Floods and landslides in Sri Lanka have killed at least 91 people while dozens are missing after torrential rain,...

Officias say Taliban attack in Afghan army base kills at least 18 soldiers 

Taliban attack on Afghan base kills 15 soldiers, reported AFP News Agency on Friday. A security source told TOLOnews on Friday at least 18 service members of the Afghan National Amy (ANA) were killed, 16 wounded and four others were taken away by the Taliban...

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