Though security has improved in Pakistan's remote areas bordering Afghanistan, sectarian militant attacks still occur.
An Arab Israeli man was shot dead by soldiers on Tuesday after crashing into a hitch-hiking stop in the occupied West Bank and then attempting to flee, officials said.
It was one of the most brazen attacks in recent months and was a precursor to a planned strike on Maiduguri, the capital of Borno State and the birthplace of the Islamist group.
French police arrested a man suspected of driving a stolen car at a group of soldiers jogging outside their base in the foothills of the Alps on Thursday, a police source said.
Turkey launched its military operation dubbed "Olive Branch" against the YPG on Saturday, supporting Syrian rebels with ground troops, air strikes and artillery fire.
Five soldiers have gone missing in the border area of India's Jammu and Kashmir state after heavy snowfall in the region.
Just two soldiers are known to have survived unscathed after the attack on the base in the Chashmo area of Maiwand district in Kandahar province, the defence ministry said.
A bomb planted by Kurdish militants ripped into a military vehicle, killing four soldiers and wounding four more, as they travelled in southeast Turkey near the border with Iran ...
The militants used guns and car bombs to take control of the base and a nearby town, Barire, 50 km southwest of Mogadishu, in an early-morning attack.
Two soldiers and three rebels were killed in an overnight gunbattle in Kashmir, officials said on Sunday, in the latest bloodshed in the disputed Himalayan territory.
French police shot and arrested a suspect in a dramatic motorway chase on Wednesday after a car smashed into soldiers outside a barracks in a Paris suburb, injuring six.
Two soldiers and six suspected al Qaeda attackers were killed and 10 soldiers wounded on Tuesday when a suicide bomber and gunmen tried to storm an army camp in southern Yemen, a local security official said.