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Four UN peacekeepers killed in West Darfur ambush


October 5th, 2012 - 4:16 am ICT by BNO News
NYALA, SUDAN (BNO NEWS) -- Four Nigerian peacekeepers were killed Tuesday and several others were injured when gunmen ambushed a United Nations (UN) patrol in Sudan's troubled Darfur region, the African Union-United ... Read more...

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Five Iraqi soldiers killed in separate attacks


September 5th, 2012 - 12:25 am ICT by IANS
Baghdad, Sep 4 (IANS) Two Iraqi army officers and three soldiers were killed and three other people wounded in separate attacks in northern and eastern Iraq on Tuesday, police said.... Read more...

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Eight soldiers die in Yemen car bombing


July 24th, 2011 - 7:08 pm ICT by IANS
Aden (Yemen), July 24 (IANS) At least eight soldiers were killed and 20 injured when a booby-trapped car targeted a military patrol in Yemen's southern port city of Aden Sunday.A ... Read more...

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Five soldiers killed in Peru attack


June 6th, 2011 - 6:02 am ICT by IANS
Lima, June 6 (IANS) At least five soldiers were killed when unidentified gunmen launched an attack on a patrol of around 30 security personnel in Peru, the army said in ... Read more...

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One more killed in Yemen unrest


February 21st, 2011 - 6:13 pm ICT by IANS
Sanaa, Feb 21 (IANS) A teenager was killed and four people were wounded Monday when security forces attacked pro-democracy protesters in Yemen's southern port city of Aden, a media report said.The soldiers ... Read more...

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Car bombing injures 29 soldiers in Colombia


February 4th, 2011 - 7:00 am ICT by IANS
Bogota, Feb 4 (IANS) At least 29 soldiers were injured in a car bomb blast near the Colombian border with Venezuela, military officials said.The explosion occurred Thursday when a military patrol was ... Read more...

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10 troops die in Venezuela chopper crash (Lead)


August 29th, 2010 - 10:35 am ICT by IANS
Caracas, Aug 29 (IANS/EFE) Ten Venezuelan soldiers have died when their helicopter crashed in southwestern part of the country, an official said. The accident occurred when the Russian-made MI-17 was taking off after ... Read more...

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Islamist insurgent group claims killing 25 US soldiers


June 21st, 2010 - 3:20 pm ICT by IANS
Baghdad, June 21 (DPA) Islamist insurgent group 'The Islamic State of Iraq' said it killed 25 US soldiers in two attacks in Diyala province, about 60 km north-east of Baghdad, according to ... Read more...

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Eight people killed, 27 injured in Iraq attacks (Lead)


June 11th, 2010 - 10:23 pm ICT by IANS
Baghdad, June 11 (DPA) At least eight people were killed and 27 injured Friday in two separate attacks in Iraq, police sources and the US army reported. Two US soldiers and four Iraqi ... Read more...

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Seven killed, 24 injured in Iraq attacks


June 11th, 2010 - 3:47 am ICT by IANS
Kirkuk (Iraq), June 11 (DPA) At least seven people were killed and 24 others injured in unrelated violent attacks across Iraq, police sources said Thursday. In the northern city of Tikrit, five people ... Read more...

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British journalist killed in Afghanistan explosion


January 10th, 2010 - 9:02 pm ICT by IANS
London, Jan 10 (DPA) A reporter from the British weekly Sunday Mirror was among three people killed in a bomb explosion that targetted a military patrol in Afghanistan, British media reported Sunday. Rupert ... Read more...

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Three British soldiers killed in Afghanistan


August 17th, 2009 - 1:37 pm ICT by IANS
Kabul, Aug 17 (DPA) Three British soldiers serving in a NATO-led international military force were killed by a roadside bomb in southern Afghanistan, officials said Monday. The soldiers died Sunday during a ... Read more...

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Days of terrorism are over, asserts Iraqi defence minister


June 28th, 2009 - 9:10 pm ICT by IANS
Baghdad, June 28 (DPA) Two days ahead of the June 30 deadline for US troops to leave Iraqi cities and towns, Iraqi Defence Minister Abdel-Qadir al-Ubaidi Sunday struck a defiant tone. "The days ... Read more...

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Suicide bomber targets Iraqi governor’s house


May 18th, 2009 - 4:44 pm ICT by IANS
Mosul (Iraq), May 18 (DPA) An Iraqi policeman was killed and three civilians were wounded when a suicide bomber targeted the home of the governor of a northern Iraqi province, according to ... Read more...

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13 killed in Mexico clashes


April 17th, 2009 - 1:11 am ICT by IANS
Mexico City, April 16 (EFE) At least 13 people have been killed in a gunbattle between the military and suspected drug traffickers in southern Mexican state of Guerrero, authorities said Thursday. The ... Read more...

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At least 16 killed in two blasts in Iraq


February 12th, 2009 - 12:42 am ICT by IANS
Baghdad, Feb 11 (DPA) At least 16 people were killed and more than 40 injured in two blasts in the most deadly of a series of attacks that rocked Iraq Wednesday, the ... Read more...

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Israeli Air Force strikes at Hamas arms smuggling tunnels


January 28th, 2009 - 5:14 pm ICT by ANI
Jerusalem, Jan.28 (ANI): The Israeli Air Force (IAF) has reportedly destroyed a number of arms smuggling tunnels under the Philadelphi Corridor. There were no immediate reports of injury, but hundreds of ... Read more...

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Suicide attack in Afghanistan kills eight


April 10th, 2008 - 5:11 pm ICT by admin
DPA Kabul, April 10 (DPA) A suicide attack against NATO forces in southern Afghanistan killed eight civilians and wounded 22 others, while another suicide bombing targeting German forces in the northern region killed ... Read more...

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Four NATO soldiers, three civilians killed in Afghanistan


March 17th, 2008 - 4:26 pm ICT by admin
DPA Kabul, March 17 (DPA) A suicide bomber killed four NATO soldiers and three civilians and wounded 11 others including four international soldiers, when he detonated himself near a military patrol in southern ... Read more...

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