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Blockade hinders fight against IS: minister

Blockade hinders fight against IS: minister

The ongoing blockade has impeded the fight against the Islamic State group in the region, HE the Minister of Foreign Affairs Sheikh Mohamed bin Abdulrahman al-Thani has said.

16 killed as US military plane crashes in Mississippi

16 killed as US military plane crashes in Mississippi

A US military plane crashed in rural Mississippi on Monday evening killing at least 16 people, a regional emergency management official said.

Iran says Russian use of air base for Syria strikes over ‘for now’

Iran says Russian use of air base for Syria strikes over ‘for now’

Russia has stopped using an Iranian air base for strikes in Syria, Iran's foreign ministry announced on Monday, bringing an abrupt halt to an unprecedented deployment that was criticised ...

India says Pakistan to join air base attack probe

India says Pakistan to join air base attack probe

Pakistani investigators will travel to India later this month to help probe a deadly attack on an air base that killed seven soldiers in January, New Delhi's foreign minister said during a visit to Nepal.

India works to disarm explosives at air base attacked by militants

India works to disarm explosives at air base attacked by militants

Indian security forces were working to carefully defuse grenades in the final stages of an operation to secure a vast air base near the border with Pakistan.

Two more militants killed at Indian air base on day two of shootout

Two more militants killed at Indian air base on day two of shootout

Indian security forces killed two more gunmen at an air base attacked by militants a day earlier in the sprawling facility near the border with Pakistan.

Toll rises to 10 in militant assault on Indian air base

Toll rises to 10 in militant assault on Indian air base

A gold medal-winning Indian shooter was among 10 people killed in an audacious pre-dawn assault on an air force base on Saturday.

Indian army secures attack-hit air base near Pakistan border

Indian army secures attack-hit air base near Pakistan border

An operation to secure a militant-hit Indian air base near the Pakistan border ended with at least four suspected Islamist gunmen killed.