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Civilians flee Syrian border towns as Turkish warplanes, artillery kick off...

10 October, 2019 4:30 pm 4:30 pm

AKCAKALE, Turkey (Reuters) – Turkey launched a military operation against Kurdish fighters in northeast Syria on Wednesday just days after U.S. troops pulled back from the area, with warplanes and artillery striking militia positions in several towns in the border region. Turkish President Tayyip Erdogan, announcing the start of the action, said the aim was … Read More


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Afghanistan: At least 10 civilians including army recruits killed in suicid...

10 October, 2019 5:12 am 5:12 am

JALALABAD – At least 10 people have been killed and 27 others wounded after a minibus carrying recruits for the Afghan security forces was hit by a rickshaw-led suicide bomb in the eastern city of Jalalabad, government sources said. The bomb detonated in a rickshaw as the bus passed wounding 27 others, Ataullah Khogyani said. … Read More


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Airstrikes by regime, Russia kill 16 civilians in northwest Syria: monitor

08 August, 2019 6:13 am 6:13 am

BEIRUT – Airstrikes by the Syrian regime and ally Russia killed 16 civilians including seven children in the country’s northwest Wednesday, a monitor said, as Damascus presses an offensive against the jihadist-run bastion Idlib. Among those, six children and six adults lost their lives in regime airstrikes on residential neighborhoods in the town of Maaret al-Noman, … Read More


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Two civilians martyred after India’s Army opens unprovoked fire along LoC

08 August, 2019 1:29 am 1:29 am

LoC (92 News) – Another unprovoked firing by Indian army with heavy arms along the Line of Control (LoC) on Sunday left two elderly civilians martyred on Azad and Jammu Kashmir side. Amid heightened tensions between the border countries Indian, India’s Army targeted civil population with mortars and Anti-Tank Guided Missiles in Hot Spring (Tatta … Read More


Sudanese army and civilians seal interim power-sharing deal

08 August, 2019 5:13 pm 5:13 pm

KHARTOUM (Reuters) – Sudan’s main opposition coalition and the ruling military council on Saturday signed a final power-sharing deal that paves the way for a transitional government, and eventually elections, following the overthrow of long-time leader Omar al-Bashir. Stability in Sudan, which has been grappling with an economic crisis, is seen as crucial for a … Read More


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Afghanistan: At least 35 bus riders killed in roadside blast

07 July, 2019 11:08 am 11:08 am

KABUL (Reuters) – A bus in western Afghanistan was hit by a roadside explosion on Wednesday that killed at least 34 passengers, including children, and wounded 27, officials said. “The civilians were travelling on a highway when the blast occurred in Herat,” a senior official in the province of Farah said. The bus was going … Read More


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Two civilians injured in unprovoked Indian firing in Rawalakot sector

12 December, 2018 9:25 am 9:25 am

RAWALPINDI (92 News) – Indian Army resorted to unprovoked firing in Rawalakot sector of Line of Control (LoC), deliberately targeting civil population. According to a press release issued by the ISPR, two civilians – 16-year-old Muhammad Adnan and 47-year-old Muhammad Rasheed – were injured and shifted to hospital. The Pak Army, in response, targeted and … Read More


Attack on innocent civilians will not be tolerated anymore: PM

11 November, 2016 12:33 pm 12:33 pm

ISLAMABAD (92 News) – Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif has on Thursday said that Pakistan has demonstrated extreme patience over Indian aggression but the attack on innocent civilians will not be tolerated anymore. The prime minister presided over a high level meeting in Islamabad today (Thursday) to review the situation along the Line of Control (LoC) … Read More


Indian troops resort to unprovoked heavy artillery shelling at LoC

11 November, 2016 8:53 pm 8:53 pm

RAWALPINDI (92 News) – Indian troops resorted to unprovoked heavy artillery shelling in Shahkot and Jura sectors in Neelum Valley at LoC on Wednesday. According to the ISPR, this is the first use of artillery by the Indians during current phase of escalation. Indian troops also resorted to unprovoked mortar shelling in Kel sector. Pakistani … Read More


Unprovoked Indian firing at working boundary martyr two civilians

10 October, 2016 9:43 am 9:43 am

SIALKOT (92 News) – At least two Pakistani civilians were killed when Indian Border Force resorted to unprovoked firing on Harpal and Chuprar sectors of Working Boundary in Sialkot district in the wee hours of Monday. In a statement issued by the ISPR, an exchange of fire started early in the morning on Harpal, Chuprar, Phaklian … Read More