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Sixth batch of Turkish troops arrives in Doha

Sixth batch of Turkish troops arrives in Doha

The sixth batch of Turkish troops has arrived in Qatar, the Directorate of Moral Guidance at the Ministry of Defence announced.

Iraqi forces launch operation to seize last IS enclave in Mosul

Iraqi forces launch operation to seize last IS enclave in Mosul

Iraqi armed forces launched an operation on Saturday to capture the last Islamic State-held enclave in Mosul, according to a military statement.

Philippines uses heavy firepower in hunt for rebel leader

Philippines uses heavy firepower in hunt for rebel leader

Philippine armed forces helicopters fired guided rockets at Islamist militant positions on Saturday in an attempt to end a siege in the southern city of Marawi that has raged for five days.

Sri Lanka arrests nearly 550 deserters in army clean-up

Sri Lanka arrests nearly 550 deserters in army clean-up

Sri Lanka arrested nearly 550 soldiers in a single day as it reins in the mass desertion that's plagued the armed forces since the end of the civil war, an official said on Monday.

Emir attends military college's graduation ceremony

Emir attends military college's graduation ceremony

HH the Emir Sheikh Tamim bin Hamad al-Thani on Thursday attended the graduation ceremony of the 12th class of officer cadets from the Ahmed bin Mohamed Military College.

Iraq launches offensive against Islamic State south of Mosul

Iraq launches offensive against Islamic State south of Mosul

Iraq's armed forces started an offensive against Islamic State in the northerly Nineveh province in what a military statement described as the first stage of an operation aimed at liberating the city of Mosul.

Qatari Land Force heads to Saudi to participate in military exercise

Qatari Land Force heads to Saudi to participate in military exercise

A Qatari Land Force, consisting of a mechanised infantry battalion of the Armed Forces, left here yesterday for Saudi Arabia to participate in ‘Ra’ad Al-Shamal’ manoeuvre which will be carried out at the King Khalid Military City in Hafr Al-Batin.