Syria: 35 dead in fighting between regime and jihadists

Syria: 35 dead in fighting between regime and jihadists

At least 35 fighters were killed in 24 hours of clashes between Syrian regime forces and jihadists in northwestern Syria, the scene of renewed violence for several weeks, an NGO said Monday. The regime of Bashar al-Assad and his Russian ally have intensified since the end of April their bombings against the province of Idleb […]

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ISIS claims to have established a "province" in Kashmir

ISIS claims to have established a “province” in Kashmir

The jihadist group Islamic State (IS) claimed to have established a “province” in Kashmir. This is the first claim of this type concerning India. The foundation of the “wilaya” of the Hind was proclaimed in a statement sent late Friday night by the agency Amaq, the propaganda organ of the IS. In the same statement, […]

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North Korea announced long range strike test

North Korea announced long range strike test

Officially, North Korea had not carried out a missile strike since November 29, 2017. She had then tested an intercontinental ballistic missile she thought she could reach the United States. Relations between Pyongyang and Washington are once again in turmoil. North Korea announced on Friday (May 10th) a “long-range” strike test in the aftermath of […]

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Libya: Libyan National Army Haftar Kills Government Fighter

Libya: Libyan National Army Haftar Kills Government Fighter

Libya: The Libyan National Army (NLA) of warlord Khalifa Haftar said on Tuesday that he shot down a fighter plane of the UN-recognized Libyan government of national unity south of Tripoli. The ANL press service broadcast photos of a man receiving medical care and introduced him as the pilot of the aircraft. In a video […]

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Israeli air raids in Gaza after rocket fire

Israeli air raids in Gaza after rocket fire

A Palestinian was killed Saturday in the Gaza Strip during Israeli army bombings in response to rocket attacks on Israeli towns and villages. According to the army, 90 rockets were fired in half an hour, some of them long-range. Most of the projectiles were intercepted by the Israeli missile defense shield and no casualties were […]

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Syria: Nearly 140,000 displaced by fighting in north-west

Syria: Nearly 140,000 displaced by fighting in north-west

Nearly 140,000 people have been displaced since February by fighting in northwestern Syria, where the regime of Bashar al-Assad but also its Russian ally pound a jihadist stronghold, announced Wednesday the UN. By way of comparison, this figure represents more than double the number of displaced people in four months of fighting to dislodge the […]

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Withdrawal of troops from Afghanistan: Washington agrees with Moscow and Beijing

Withdrawal of troops from Afghanistan: Washington agrees with Moscow and Beijing

It is a key agreement for the future of Afghanistan. The United States said Friday that it agrees with their Russian and Chinese rivals on a key point in the peace talks in Afghanistan: the withdrawal of foreign troops from the country. Zalmay Khalilzad, the US envoy for Afghanistan, met with Chinese and Russian emissaries […]

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Syria Russian planes pound jihadist-controlled areas

Syria: Russian aircraft pound jihadist-controlled areas

Russian aircraft conducted about 20 raids against rebel and jihadist targets in the provinces of Hama, Idleb and Aleppo. The Syrian Observatory for Human Rights reports at least 10 civilian deaths and dozens of injuries. The Russian planes have not left this Friday, the sky of the provinces of Hama, Idleb and Aleppo, in northern […]

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