Stories Tagged 'Militants'
Islamic State (IS) militants have mounted a ferocious counter-attack in north Iraq, killing at least 19 people in and around the city of Kirkuk.full story »
Nearly 150 people are reported to have been killed by suspected Boko Haram Islamist militants in attacks in Nigeria's north-eastern Borno state.full story »
Australia is close to confirming the reported death in Iraq of two home-grown militants who shot to infamy last year after being photographed holding the severed heads of Syrian soldiers.full story »
Pakistani intelligence officials say a suspected U.S. drone fired missiles at two compounds in the North Waziristan tribal region killing at least seven alleged militants.full story »
Pakistan army retaliated to the the deadly Taliban attack at Peshawar school by killing 57 militants in the Khyber tribal region where the suicide bombers were reported trained.full story »
Islamic State group extremists lined up & shot dead at least 50 Iraqi men, women & children from the same tribe on Sunday, officials said, in the latest targeting of the group by militants.full story »