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Chadian army says 250 rebels captured after rebel convoy targeted

Chadian army says 250 rebels captured after rebel convoy targeted

The Chadian military on Saturday said it had captured more than 250 rebels, including some top leaders, after an operation against an convoy of militants trying to cross into the country from Libya ...

Five rebels linked to Philippine cathedral bombing surrender

Five rebels linked to Philippine cathedral bombing surrender

Five rebels who helped carry out the deadly bombing of a Catholic cathedral in the southern Philippines last month surrendered to the authorities at the weekend ...

DR Congo rebels surrender in welcome for new President Tshisekedi

DR Congo rebels surrender in welcome for new President Tshisekedi

Six hundred Congolese rebels whose conflict killed several thousand people in the restive Kasai region, have ended their war and surrendered their weapons in a sign of support for new President Felix Tshisekedi ...

Yemen's Houthi rebels head to Sweden for expected peace talks

Yemen's Houthi rebels head to Sweden for expected peace talks

A delegation of Yemen's Houthi rebels left the capital Sana'a for Sweden on Tuesday, accompanied by the United Nations' special envoy to Yemen, Martin Griffiths ...

Syria regime accuses armed groups of 'toxic gas' attack

Syria regime accuses armed groups of 'toxic gas' attack

Syria's regime has accused armed groups of carrying out a "toxic gas" attack that left dozens of people struggling to breathe and prompted government ally Russia to launch retaliatory air strikes on Sunday.

Rebels trigger blasts, clash with forces ahead of India state polls

Rebels trigger blasts, clash with forces ahead of India state polls

Maoist rebels triggered several explosions and clashed with security forces in the central Indian state of Chhattisgarh on Sunday, ahead of polls in the region, police said.

Regime, Russian air raids resume on Syria's Idlib

Regime, Russian air raids resume on Syria's Idlib

The Syrian Observatory for Human Rights said heavy attacks resumed on the northwestern region near the Turkish border around midday.

Syrian army urges people in Idlib to agree return of state rule

Syrian army urges people in Idlib to agree return of state rule

Northwestern Syria, where Idlib is located, is the last big area still in the hands of fighters seeking to overthrow President Bashar al-Assad.

Syrian state raises flag in birthplace of revolt

Syrian state raises flag in birthplace of revolt

State television said the army hoisted the flag near the post office, the only government building in the portion of the city that had been held by rebels since the early days of the uprising.

Syrian villages besieged by rebels come under attack: monitor

Syrian villages besieged by rebels come under attack: monitor

Two pro-government Shia villages in northwest Syria have come under fresh attack from rebel forces which have besieged them for years, prompting retaliatory air strikes, a war monitor said on Sunday.

Syria regime, rebels reach evacuation deal in southern Damascus: state media

Syria regime, rebels reach evacuation deal in southern Damascus: state media

The Syrian government and rebels have reached a deal to evacuate opposition fighters from an area of southern Damascus near the site of a regime offensive against jihadists, state media said Sunday.

Syria rebels give up Ghouta in major win for regime

Syria rebels give up Ghouta in major win for regime

Rebels in Syria's Eastern Ghouta surrendered their heavy weapons and their leader left the enclave, a monitor said Thursday, signalling the end of one of the bloodiest battles of Syria's seven-year war.