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Kuwaiti daily hits out at Pak for refusing to commit ground troops to Saudi-led offensive in Yemen Apr 13, 3:48 pm
Dubai, April 13 (ANI): An editorial published in a Kuwaiti daily has accused Pakistani leaders of political blackmail and lashed out at the nation for failing to deliver on its pan-Islamic pledges after Pakistani Parliament passed a resolution that forbade the nation from providing military support to the Saudi-led offensive in Yemen.
IS captures parts of Iraqi city of Ramadi, killing 10 troops Apr 11, 1:36 pm
Washington, Apr 11 (ANI): An Iraqi provincial officer has claimed that the Islamic State (IS) has captured several districts in the Iraqi city of Ramadi, in a recent hour-long attack, killing 10 Iraqi troops and wounding Genneral Qassim al-Muhammadi, the head of the Iraqi military operation in Anbar province.
ISIS recruiting jihadists in Afghanistan's Taliban territory Apr 7, 3:33 pm
Washington, April 7 (ANI): The Islamic State of Iraq and Syria (ISIS) has been reportedly recruiting jihadists in the Taliban territory in Afghanistan as the U.S. prepares to withdraw troops and Taliban strives to maintain its influence in the region.
London, Mar 29 (ANI): It has been reported that the famous 'Star Wars' film sets in Tunisia are facing potential threat from Islamic State (Isis) militants and so they are being patrolled by 1,500 troops.
Saudi led coalition warplanes hit pro-Iranian rebels in Yemen Mar 27, 10:54 am
Washington, March 27 (ANI): Saudi led coalition war planes have struck pro-Iranian rebels in Yemen with Saudi Arabia threatening to send ground troops which could potentially initiate a broader sectarian conflict in the Middle East.
London, March 25 (ANI): Heeding to demands made by Afghanistan, the United States has reportedly agreed to keep at least 10,000 troops in Afghanistan throughout 2015, the White House said.
Ghani says Afghans wanting US troops to leave 'simply untrue' Mar 24, 10:47 am
Karachi, March 24 (ANI): Afghan President Ashraf Ghani has reportedly gone on record to say that his country did not want U.S. troops to leave.
Experts warn IS may be plotting World War I-style chlorine gas attacks on UK commuters Mar 23, 11:48 am
London, March 23 (ANI): According to an expert, Islamic State (IS) militants may be plotting gruesome attacks on UK commuters using chlorine gas that killed thousands of troops during the First World War.
Washington, March 22 (ANI): United States President Barack Obama is expected to announce a modified plan on troop withdrawal in Afghanistan in order to help the nation's new dispensation fight the Taliban and other insurgent groups.
U.S. General Petraeus says Shiite militias pose 'foremost threat' to Iraq's stability, not IS Mar 21, 12:32 pm
Washington, March 21 (ANI): U.S. General David H. Petraeus, who commanded the nation's troops in Iraq during the 2007-2008 surge, has reportedly gone on record to say that the foremost threat to Iraq's long-term stability and the broader regional equilibrium is not the Islamic State (IS) but Shiite militias, "many backed by and some guided by Iran."
Washington, March 20 (ANI): In a bid to counter Russian aggression in east Ukraine, the White House has announced that the U.S. will start training 750 Ukraine troops.
Iranian official says global war led by Tehran's troops will raise 'Flag of Islam' over White House Mar 18, 4:51 pm
Washington, Mar 18 (ANI): A top special operations aide to Iran's leader has recently asserted that their troops are involved in a global war that would raise the 'banner of Islam' over the White House, a report said.
Saddam Hussein's tomb 'destroyed' amid fierce clashes between Iraqi troops and IS in Tikrit Mar 16, 12:46 pm
New York, March 16 (ANI): The tomb of Iraq's late despotic ruler Saddam Hussein has been "leveled" amid fierce clashes between Iraqi troops and the Islamic State (IS) in the Iraqi city of Tikrit.
Washington, March 15 (ANI): Iraqi Kurdish authorities have said that Islamic State (IS) militants are using chemical weapons against their troops.
London, March 15 (ANI): Iraqi forces have claimed that many Islamic State (IS) fighters are escaping a battlefield in the north of the country by dressing as women.
Washington, March 15 (ANI): The Obama administration is planning to slow down the withdrawal of U.S. troops from Afghanistan and will most likely allow many of the 9,800 American troops to remain well into the next year, said U.S. officials.
London, March 13 (ANI): Iraqi troops are moving into Tikrit on several fronts, pushing back Islamic State (IS) militants to the city centre, officials said.
London, March 12 (ANI): A top U.S. General has reportedly gone on record to say that there is "no doubt" that Iraqi forces will drive Islamic State (IS) militants out of Tikrit as the forces launch a major offensive to retake the city.
London, March 10 (ANI): Iraqi Kurdish Peshmerga troops, backed by coalition airstrikes, are set to retake the oil-rich Kirkuk province a day after launching an offensive against the Islamic State (IS) in the city.
London, March 10 (ANI): Forces have retaken the Nigerian town of Damasak a day after Niger and Chad launched a joint operation to take on militant group, Boko Haram, in north-east Nigeria.
London, March 06 (ANI): Russia's secret service agents may have executed the troops that are suspected of downing Malaysian Airlines flight MH17, according to sources.
Saudi Arabia set to press Pak PM Sharif for more troops in Kingdom to fight IS threat Mar 5, 12:14 pm
Karachi, March 05 (ANI): Saudi Arabia is reportedly set to press Pakistani Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif to increase the number of Pakistani troops in the kingdom to fight the Islamic State (IS) that has taken over large swathes of Iraq and Syria.
London, March 03 (ANI): The Islamic State (IS) reportedly duped a mother into eating a meal made of her own son's meat in Iraq, a British soldier battling the terror group on the frontline, alongside Kurdish troops, has said.
U.S. may launch month-long campaign of airstrikes against IS in Iraq to retake Mosul Mar 1, 12:11 pm
Washington, March 01 (ANI): The United States military is considering launching a month-long campaign of airstrikes against Islamic State militants to retake the Iraqi city of Mosul before inserting ground troops, said officials.
Ukrainian leader says country faces military threat from east despite ceasefire agreement Feb 28, 2:34 pm
London, Feb 28 (ANI): Ukrainian President Petro Poroshenko has said that a "military threat from the east" cannot be ruled out even if a truce is reached between government troops and pro-Russian rebels in the east.
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