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Four rockets hit US military base in Afghanistan

Four rockets hit US military base in Afghanistan

Four rockets hit a US military base in Bagram in Afghanistan during the early hours of Saturday, official said.

Ethiopia's Tigray rebels fire rockets into city, no casualties

Ethiopia's Tigray rebels fire rockets into city, no casualties

Rebel forces from Ethiopia's Tigray region fired rockets into the city of Bahir Dar in the neighbouring Amhara region on Friday but caused no casualties or damage, the Amhara government said ...

Toyota rockets past Elon Musk to put a lunar vehicle on the moon

Toyota rockets past Elon Musk to put a lunar vehicle on the moon

The Japan Aerospace Exploration Agency is teaming up with the country’s largest carmaker to build a six-wheeled self-driving transporter that can carry two humans for a distance of 10,000 kilometres.

Three wounded as rockets are fired into Kabul

Three wounded as rockets are fired into Kabul

The rockets landed in residential areas "near the mountains in PD5 (police district)" in the west of the city, police spokesman Hashmat Stanikzai said.

Israeli air strikes hit Gaza after bloody border protests

Israeli air strikes hit Gaza after bloody border protests

The Israeli aerial bombardment came as rockets and mortars were lobbed into southern Israel from the blockaded Palestinian enclave.

Israeli jets hit Hamas positions after militants fire rockets

Israeli jets hit Hamas positions after militants fire rockets

Two Hamas security men were lightly hurt in one air strike in the southern Gaza Strip, residents said.

Israel says it destroyed Hamas undersea tunnel

Israel says it destroyed Hamas undersea tunnel

Army spokesman Jonathan Conricus told reporters that the tunnel, the first of its kind discovered by Israeli intelligence, was hit on June 3.

Pro-government forces hit Syria's Ghouta with rockets

Pro-government forces hit Syria's Ghouta with rockets

Pro-government forces fired rockets and dropped barrel bombs from helicopters on the towns and villages of the rural district just outside Damascus.

Israeli jets fire missiles near Damascus, says Syrian army

Israeli jets fire missiles near Damascus, says Syrian army

Israel also fired ground-to-ground rockets from the Israeli-occupied Golan Heights, but the Syrian defences brought the missiles down, the Syrian army said.

Mattis arrives in Afghanistan as rockets hit Kabul airport

Mattis arrives in Afghanistan as rockets hit Kabul airport

US Defense Secretary Jim Mattis visited Kabul on Wednesday to pledge support for the government of President Ashraf Ghani, with the precarious security in the Afghan capital ...

Mattis, Nato chief renew commitment to Afghan conflict

Mattis, Nato chief renew commitment to Afghan conflict

US Defense Secretary Jim Mattis and Nato chief Jens Stoltenberg renewed their commitment to Afghanistan on Wednesday, as the Taliban launched a rocket attack that wounded five civilians in Kabul.

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.