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Serbia arrests 8 foreigners suspected of filming military sites

Serbia arrests 8 foreigners suspected of filming military sites

Serbian military police have arrested eight foreigners suspected of illegally trying to film or enter the country's military premises, the defence ministry said Monday.

Argentina offers $5 million reward for missing sub

Argentina offers $5 million reward for missing sub

Argentina announced a $5 million reward Wednesday for information leading to the recovery of the missing submarine San Juan, which disappeared without trace in the South Atlantic ...

Japan authorities find body part after army helicopter crash

Japan authorities find body part after army helicopter crash

Japanese authorities said Tuesday they had recovered a body part during the search for a crew member missing in a deadly military helicopter crash in the country's southwest.

Japan army helicopter crashes in residential area: local official

Japan army helicopter crashes in residential area: local official

A Japanese military helicopter crashed Monday in a residential area in the southwest of the country, setting at least one home on fire, local officials said.

Seven Turkish soldiers die in Syria, including five in tank attack

Seven Turkish soldiers die in Syria, including five in tank attack

Seven Turkish soldiers were killed Saturday in Turkey's offensive against Kurdish militia inside Syria, including five who died in a single attack on a tank, the army said.

Five dead after two army helicopters collide in France

Five dead after two army helicopters collide in France

Five people were killed on Friday after two army helicopters crashed near the southern French resort town of Saint-Tropez, police said.

Iraqi militia indicates will hand heavy guns to army after IS quashed

Iraqi militia indicates will hand heavy guns to army after IS quashed

A prominent Iraqi militia indicated on Thursday it would give any heavy weapons it had to the military once Islamic State was defeated and rejected a proposed US congressional bill designating it a terrorist group.

Syrian army starts assault on last IS stronghold

Syrian army starts assault on last IS stronghold

Syria's army and its allies began an asssault on the largest remaining stronghold of Islamic State in Syria and Iraq on Wednesday, Hezbollah-controlled media said, signalling the imminent fall ...

Syrian army seizes oilfield from Islamic State in east

Syrian army seizes oilfield from Islamic State in east

The Syrian army and its allies recaptured an oilfield from Islamic State near the eastern city of Deir al-Zor on Saturday in further advances against the militants, state TV reported.

Lebanon finds remains believed to be soldiers kidnapped by IS

Lebanon finds remains believed to be soldiers kidnapped by IS

A top Lebanese security official said Sunday that authorities had located human remains believed to belong to troops kidnapped by the Islamic State group three years ago.

Venezuelan army and militias hold exercises after US threat

Venezuelan army and militias hold exercises after US threat

Venezuela held nationwide armed forces exercises on Saturday, calling on civilians to join reserve units to defend against a possible attack after US President Donald Trump warned of a ‘military option’ for the crisis-hit country.

Turkey sends more artillery to Syrian border

Turkey sends more artillery to Syrian border

Turkey sent artillery units to the border with Syria Saturday, where its army regularly clashes with Kurdish militia, the state-run Anadolu news agency reported.