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New military operation launches in North Iraq to track ISIS

New military operation launches in North Iraq to track ISIS

An Iraqi security source announced Sunday the launching of a new military operation to track ISIS cells in six villages north Miqdadiyah in Diyala Governorate, northeast Iraq.

Australian state to deploy military, impose hefty fines to enforce Covid-19 isolation

Australian state to deploy military, impose hefty fines to enforce Covid-19 isolation

Australia's second-most populous state Victoria said on Tuesday military personnel will be deployed to enforce Covid-19 isolation orders, with anyone caught in breach of those rules facing hefty fines ....

Mystery Russian projectile raises fears of arms race in space

Mystery Russian projectile raises fears of arms race in space

The United States this week accused Russia of having tested an anti-satellite weapon in space, a charge Moscow has denied, saying the device was a ‘special instrument’ for inspecting orbiting Russian equipment.

South Korea's first military satellite launched

South Korea's first military satellite launched

South Korea's first-ever military communications satellite has been successfully launched by private operator SpaceX, Seoul said Tuesday, as it looks to build up its defence capabilities.

Five police shot during US protests, Trump says he could bring in military

Five police shot during US protests, Trump says he could bring in military

At least five US police were hit by gunfire during violent protests over the death of a black man in police custody, police and media said, hours after President Donald Trump said ...

Member of Canada air force aerobatics team dies in plane crash

Member of Canada air force aerobatics team dies in plane crash

A member of an elite Canadian air force aerobatics team died and another was injured when their plane crashed Sunday in Canada's west during a performance to honour public efforts against the coronavirus ...

With fighter jets and army bands, India's military thank health workers

With fighter jets and army bands, India's military thank health workers

India's air force flew aircraft low over more than a dozen cities on Sunday, part of a nationwide campaign by the armed forces to thank healthcare workers and other essential services personnel fighting the coronavirus ...

Iran says military satellite launched amid US tensions

Iran says military satellite launched amid US tensions

Iran's Revolutionary Guards announced they had successfully launched the country's first military satellite on Wednesday, at a time of fresh tensions with US forces in the Gulf.

Qatar-Turkey military ties reviewed

Qatar-Turkey military ties reviewed

HE the Chief of Staff of Qatar Armed Forces, Lieutenant General (Pilot) Ghanem bin Shaheen al-Ghanem on Tuesday met the Commander of the Qatar-Turkey Combined Joint Force Command (QTCJFC).

North Korea fires three projectiles, South Korean military says

North Korea fires three projectiles, South Korean military says

North Korea fired three projectiles into the East Sea on Monday, South Korea's Yonhap news agency reported, citing the Joint Chiefs of Staff (JCS) of Seoul's military.

Chief of Staff meets military official at SHAPE

Chief of Staff meets military official at SHAPE

HE the Chief of Staff of the Qatar Armed Forces Major General (Pilot) Ghanim bin Shaheen al-Ghanim on Monday met Rear Admiral Bulent Turan, the Deputy Chief of Staff at the Military Partnership Directorate ...

Russia expels Japanese journalist in military espionage row: RIA

Russia expels Japanese journalist in military espionage row: RIA

Russia said on Monday it expelled a Japanese journalist last month for trying to obtain secret information related to military capabilities in the Russian Far East, the RIA news agency reported.