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At least 23 die in weekend of Ethiopia ethnic violence, 200 arrested

At least 23 die in weekend of Ethiopia ethnic violence, 200 arrested

At least 23 people were killed in a weekend of violence targeting minorities in the ethnic Oromo heartland near Ethiopia's capital Addis Ababa, police said ...

Afghan military helicopter crashes, kills all five aboard

Afghan military helicopter crashes, kills all five aboard

A helicopter carrying security forces crashed in western Afghanistan, killing all five people on board, including the pilot, officials said on Saturday, but ruled out a militant attack.

Jordan court charges 5 with 'terrorism' after deadly raid

Jordan court charges 5 with 'terrorism' after deadly raid

Five suspected militants arrested during a deadly raid in a town northwest of Amman were charged with terrorism offences in Jordan's state security court Wednesday.

US dismisses 'hypocritical' draft space weapons treaty

US dismisses 'hypocritical' draft space weapons treaty

The United States voiced strong opposition Tuesday to a treaty proposed by Russia and China explicitly aimed at preventing an arms race in space, calling it ‘hollow and hypocritical’.

At least 100 security forces killed in fight for Afghan city

At least 100 security forces killed in fight for Afghan city

At least 100 Afghan security forces have been killed as troops backed by US airpower struggled to push the Taliban from embattled Ghazni city, officials said Monday ...

Rappers in custody after Paris airport brawl

Rappers in custody after Paris airport brawl

Orly airport said it was lodging a public order complaint after Booba and Kaaris remained in detention having been held for questioning.

Qatar participates in Nato Resolute Support meeting

Qatar participates in Nato Resolute Support meeting

Resolute Support is a Nato-led, non-combat mission to train, advise and assist the Afghan National Defence and Security Forces (ANDSF).

China firm develops non-lethal 'laser gun'

China firm develops non-lethal 'laser gun'

A Chinese firm has developed a laser gun designed for police use that can set fire to protesters' hair or banners from a range of almost one kilometre.

'Defective' security may have aided helicopter jailbreak: French minister

'Defective' security may have aided helicopter jailbreak: French minister

The French government pointed to possible security failings on Monday after a notorious gangster used a helicopter to stage his second brazen jailbreak of a crime career inspired by films such as ‘Scarface’.

Barzan Holdings-Milaha deal to enhance logistics co-operation

Barzan Holdings-Milaha deal to enhance logistics co-operation

MoU in line with the vision to enhance Qatar’s defence and security capabilities.

US-bound United flight diverted after threat found onboard

US-bound United flight diverted after threat found onboard

A United Airlines flight from Rome to Chicago was diverted to Shannon Airport in Ireland on Monday after "a message" was discovered on board, Irish police said.

Taliban attack on security post in Afghanistan leaves 15 dead

Taliban attack on security post in Afghanistan leaves 15 dead

At least 15 members of the Afghan security forces were killed early Monday after Taliban militants attacked their security post in the northern province of Kunduz, officials said.