Showing posts with label Islamist groups. Show all posts
Showing posts with label Islamist groups. Show all posts

Wednesday, December 20, 2017

Hamas arrests militants in Gaza to prevent rockets attacks on Israel

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The Islamist organization Hamas detained Salafist militants who were allegedly responsible for launching rockets against Israel in recent days, sources close to the organization confirmed to EFE on Wednesday.

Friday, July 7, 2017

26 army personnel killed or wounded, 40 militants killed in North Sinai: Egypt military

The Egyptian military said on Friday that 26 army personnel were killed or injured by car bombs that targeted a security checkpoint near Rafah in North Sinai, and that the army had killed 40 militants in the attacks.

Thursday, March 9, 2017

Libyan Parliamentarian Blames UK, Italy for Attacks on Oil Fields in the East

On Tuesday, the Libyan parliament situated in the country's eastern city of Tobruk voted to withdraw from a unity government agreement following the attacks on the country's main oil-production area in the east.

Saturday, March 4, 2017

Libyan group claims capture of five cities, two major oil producing areas

The Benghazi Defence Brigades says it has captured five cities and two major oil-producing areas in the east of Libya after opposing forces carried out air raids around major oil ports overnight, seeking to regain control of the area.

Friday, December 16, 2016

La profecía de Saddam Hussein a un interrogador de la CIA que ahora se hace realidad

"Vais a fracasar. Vais a descubrir que no es tan fácil gobernar Irak": esto es lo que Saddam Hussein le dijo tras ser capturado en 2003 al agente de la CIA John Nixon, que acaba de publicar un libro sobre el interrogatorio al que sometió derrocado presidente iraquí.

Eastern General calls for war in Tripoli

Major General Khalifa Haftar, who leads armed forces in eastern Libya, has issued orders to "free the capital Tripoli," a military spokesman said on Thursday.

Friday, December 9, 2016

Weapons can end up with terrorists now US military aid restrictions to Syria lifted – Kremlin

The US move to lift some restrictions on arms supplies to the Syrian opposition could lead to the weapons ending up in terrorists’ hands, Russian President Vladimir Putin’s spokesman said in an official statement.

Obama Lifts Restrictions on Military Aid to Bolster Raqqa Offensive

President Barack Obama lifted US restrictions on arming partners in Syria to facilitate the Raqqa offensive, a US government administration official told Sputnik.

Saturday, November 5, 2016

Sunday, October 23, 2016

Sinai peninsula: 70 "militants" killed after fatal shooting of Egyptian army officer

Seventy militants were killed and another 70 injured Sunday in possible retaliation to the killing one day earlier of a senior Egyptian officer and his driver outside his home in a suburb of Cairo.

Saturday, October 15, 2016

Egypt’s army launches airstrikes on terrorist hideouts after N Sinai checkpoint attack

Egypt’s armed forces launched early Saturday successful airstrikes on a number of terrorist hideouts and arms depots in North Sinai, after a Friday terrorist attack on a security checkpoint, an army spokesman Facebook statement read.

Friday, October 14, 2016

12 Egyptian soldiers killed as militants attack North Sinai checkpoint: Army

Twelve army personnel and 15 militants were killed early on Friday when an armed group assaulted a North Sinai security checkpoint, Egypt’s army spokesman said in a Facebook statement.

Thursday, October 13, 2016

Friday, October 7, 2016

Russia ready to let Jabhat al-Nusra leave Aleppo "for saving the city" — Lavrov

Russia will be prepared to support the proposal made by the UN secretary-general’s special envoy, Staffan de Mistura, for the withdrawal of Jabhat al-Nusra (terrorist organization outlawed in Russia - TASS) from Aleppo for the sake of saving the city, Russian Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov told Chanel One’s weekly Sunday news roundup Voskresnoye Vremya in an interview.

Wednesday, October 5, 2016

U.S. blocks UN Security Council statement on Russian embassy shelling in Syria

The United States virtually blocked the United Nations Security Council’s statement that condemned the mortaring of Russia’s embassy in Damascus, Russia’s Permanent Mission to the global organization said.

Tuesday, October 4, 2016

Russian embassy in Damascus shelled from terrorist-controlled area of Syria

The Russian embassy in Damascus came under fire on Tuesday from a neighborhood controlled by militant groups, including Al-Nusra Front, the Russian Foreign Ministry reports.

Tuesday, September 27, 2016

King of Jordan Lashes Out: 'US Thinks it Knows Middle East Better than us'

The US thinks it understands the Middle East better than those who live in the region and this is a major flaw in the West’s fight against terrorism, the King of Jordan said in a rare criticism of western policy.

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