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IS, Iraqi troops lock horns in fierce battle to claim Anbar's capital city  Nov 24, 1:38 pm
Washington, Nov 24 (ANI): A fierce clash between the Islamic State (IS) militants and Iraqi troops is raging just a few feet away from the main government complex of Anbar province in the heart of the capital city of Ramadi, a report said.
Kiev says Russia has 7500 troops in eastern Ukraine  Nov 23, 2:39 pm
Melbourne, Nov 23 (ANI): Ukraine has reportedly claimed that Russia has thousands of troops in conflict-torn Eastern Ukraine and has vowed to boost its own military capacity.
Kobani battle crucial 'public test' for Obama, IS militants  Nov 20, 5:21 pm
New York, Nov 20 (ANI): The ongoing battle in Syrian town of Kobani is an important public test of US President Barack Obama and his strategy of collaborating the American air force with local ground troops to combat the Islamic State militants.
Pak army chief blames India's 'ceasefire violations' for hurting counter-terrorism operations   Nov 19, 2:56 pm
Karachi, Nov 19 (ANI): Pakistan's Chief of Army Staff (COAS) General Raheel Sharif has said that the country's operation against terrorists in the tribal area was affected by Indian troops' ceasefire violation at the Line of Control (LoC) and Working Boundary (WB), said reports.
Iraqi troops reach Baiji oil refinery to end five-month-long IS siege  Nov 19, 11:46 am
London, Nov 19 (ANI): Iraqi security forces have reportedly reached the Baiji oil refinery after driving the Islamic State (IS) militants out from the area in an attempt to end the five month-long siege, officials said.
Mitt Romney slams Obama for saying no to sending ground troops to fight IS  Nov 17, 3:16 pm
Washington, Nov 17 (ANI): Mitt Romney, the 2012 GOP presidential nominee has slammed US President Barack Obama for his decision to not send any ground troops to fight the Islamic State militants in Iraq and Syria.
Ex army chief says Britain may need to send ground troops to fight IS in Iraq, Syria  Nov 17, 1:37 pm
London, Nov 17 (ANI): A former army chief of Britain has said that the country may need to send ground troops to fight Islamic State (IS) militants in Iraq and Syria.
First women commandos team deployed in jungles of Maoist inflicted areas   Nov 17, 8:17 am
New Delhi, Nov. 17 (ANI): A special squad of women troops has been deployed deep inside jungles of Maoist inflicted areas to undertake operations against Naxalites.
Soon, wearable tech for troop, civilians to get personalized health alerts  Nov 16, 3:43 pm
Washington, Nov 16 (ANI): Researchers are working on developing a wearable technology that would help troops and civilians to get personalized health alerts, it has been revealed.
US Gen Martin Dempsey says 'momentum turning against IS' in Iraq  Nov 16, 10:55 am
London, Nov 16 (ANI): A top United States military official has told the American troops in Iraq that although the battle to take on the Islamic State (IS) is likely to take several years but the momentum is turning against the group.
U.S. general doesn't rule out sending army force to fight IS in Iraq  Nov 14, 2:23 pm
New York, Nov 14 (ANI): United States Army General Martin Dempsey has said that the U.S. would not rule out sending small number of forces to Mosul to fight alongside Iraqi troops against Islamic State (IS) militants.
Nato says Russian troops crossing into Eastern Ukraine  Nov 13, 11:34 am
London, Nov 13 (ANI): A top Nato commander, General Philip Breedlove has reportedly said that the organization has seen Russian military equipments and combat troops being moved into Ukraine this week.
Chinese incursions not that serious, says Parrikar  Nov 13, 8:38 am
Panaji, Nov. 13 (ANI): Union Defence Minister Manohar Parrikar has said that intrusions by Chinese troops in Ladakh were not that serious, and added that the government was dealing with them on a daily basis.
Iraqi troops retake 'most of IS-controlled oil refinery town of Baiji'  Nov 12, 12:55 pm
Washington, Nov 12 (ANI): Iraqi soldiers battling the Islamic State (IS) have reportedly taken most of the Iraqi town of Baiji which houses the country's largest refinery that can produce 320,000 oil barrels a day.
Sudan army refutes Darfur mass rape report as 'unjustified and unreasonable'  Nov 10, 2:53 pm
Johannesburg, No 10 (ANI): The Sudanese army has denied reports that its troops committed mass rape in the war-prone Darfur region.
Obama says decision to send 1,500 more troops to Iraq marks 'new phase' in IS strategy  Nov 10, 10:36 am
London, Nov 10 (ANI): United States President Barack Obama has said that the decision to deploy 1,500 more troops to Iraq marks "a new phase" in the U.S. strategy to take on the Islamic State (IS).
Two killed as Pak troops violate ceasefire in Uri sector  Nov 9, 9:47 am
Baramulla (Jammu and Kashmir), Nov. 9 (ANI): An Army jawan and a 17-year old girl were killed after Pakistani troops violated ceasefire along the Line of Control (LoC) in Kamalkote area of Uri Sector in Jammu and Kashmir.
More than half of UK, US respondents believe Afghan combat operation was worthless  Oct 28, 11:27 am
London, Oct 28 (ANI): According to the BBC polls, more than half of the United Kingdom and the United States respondents think the combat operation in Afghanistan was worthless as the last UK troops leave the country.
Clashes between IS, Kurds in Syria's Kobane kills more than 800 in 40 days  Oct 27, 10:46 am
Johannesburg, Oct 27 (ANI): A monitoring group has said that almost 815 people have been killed in 40 days of fighting between the Kurdish troops and the Islamic State (IS) in the Syrian town of Kobane.
UK troops hand over last base to Afghanistan ending 13-year-long combat operation  Oct 27, 10:12 am
London, Oct 27 (ANI): The United Kingdom has reportedly ended their combat operations in Afghanistan that began 13 years ago as they handed over the last UK base in Afghanistan to the Afghan Security forces.
Pak violates ceasefire again; resorts to heavy firing in Balakot sector  Oct 25, 10:32 am
Balakot, Oct.25 (ANI): In yet another incident of ceasefire violation, Pakistani troops resorted to heavy firing in Balakot sector of Mendhar area in Jammu and Kashmir's Poonch district last night.
PM Modi's Siachen visit will raise morale of troops, says defence expert  Oct 23, 3:59 pm
Gurgaon, Oct. 23 (ANI): Defence expert Lieutenant General (retd.) Raj Kadyan on Thursday said Prime Minister Narendra Modi's visit to the Siachen glacier to visit the troops stationed there would raise the morale of the soldiers.
PM Modi extends Diwali greetings from Siachen  Oct 23, 2:21 pm
Siachen (Jammu and Kashmir), Oct. 23 (ANI): Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Thursday extended the nation Diwali greetings from Siachen, the world highest battleground, as he interacted with the troops stationed here.
BSF-BGB exchange sweets on Diwali  Oct 23, 9:05 am
Akhaura (Tripura), Oct.23 (ANI): As a goodwill gesture, on the occasion of Diwali, troops of paramilitary Border Security Force (BSF) stationed along the India-Bangladesh border at Akhaura exchanged sweets with their Bangladeshi counterpart.
U.S., Iraq planning ground offensive against IS to recapture towns, cities   Oct 22, 11:45 am
Washington, Oct 22 (ANI): The United States and Iraq are drawing up a plan for Iraqi ground troops to launch operations against the Islamic State militants in order to reclaims the towns and cities occupied by IS, said a senior administration official.