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Pakistani Taliban leader killed in air strike near border

Pakistani Taliban leader killed in air strike near border

The US military said in Washington it had carried out a strike aimed at a senior militant figure in the eastern Afghan province of Kunar.

MSF suspends operations in area of Yemen after air raid

MSF suspends operations in area of Yemen after air raid

Doctors Without Borders said Monday it had "temporarily frozen" operations in a rebel-held area of northwestern Yemen following an air raid on a cholera treatment centre it supports.

Air strike kills 4 in Yemen rebel-held capital

Air strike kills 4 in Yemen rebel-held capital

A woman was among four people killed in an air strike that hit a petrol station in Yemen's rebel-held capital late Saturday, medical sources said.

Syria air strike: Trump defends 'Mission Accomplished' claim

Syria air strike: Trump defends 'Mission Accomplished' claim

The phrase immediately evoked former president George W. Bush's premature Iraq victory speech on board the aircraft carrier USS Abraham Lincoln on May 1, 2003.

Palestinian killed by Israeli air strike on Gaza border

Palestinian killed by Israeli air strike on Gaza border

The health ministry named the man as Mujahid al-Khudari, 23, saying he died in Gaza City's Shifa Hospital after being targeted by an Israeli strike near the border.

Afghans bury civilians as UN probes air strike

Afghans bury civilians as UN probes air strike

The event underlined the risks of greater use of air power under a new US strategy announced last year to try to force the Taliban to the negotiating table.

'Several children' among dead in air strike on Yemeni port: UN

'Several children' among dead in air strike on Yemeni port: UN

The statement described the attack as "one of the deadliest attacks on children since the conflict in Yemen escalated in March 2015".

US says conducts air strike in Somalia, killing 5 militants

US says conducts air strike in Somalia, killing 5 militants

The US military said on Monday it had killed five militants after launching an air strike in Somalia against al Shabaab, a militant Islamist group allied with al Qaeda.

Afghan air strike targeting Taliban causes many casualties: officials

Afghan air strike targeting Taliban causes many casualties: officials

An Afghan forces air strike on a gathering of Taliban representatives in the northern province of Kunduz on Monday caused numerous casualties, including civilians, officials said.

Strike near school in Syria's Idlib kills 16 children

Strike near school in Syria's Idlib kills 16 children

An air strike hit near a school in Syria's northwestern province of Idlib Wednesday, killing at least 16 children, a monitoring organisation said.

Air strike kills 6 family members in Yemen: witnesses

Air strike kills 6 family members in Yemen: witnesses

The Saudi-led coalition is the only force known to carry out air strikes on Houthi rebel-held territory and has previously admitted to "erroneous" strikes that caused civilian casualties.

Nine killed in Saudi-led air strike attacks in Yemen, residents say

Nine killed in Saudi-led air strike attacks in Yemen, residents say

Air strikes killed nine civilians and wounded at least 6 on Wednesday in two separate attacks in north and west Yemen by the Saudi-led coalition fighting against the Houthi movement, residents told Reuters.