Commander of Saleh forces killed in Yemen

Commander of Saleh forces killed in Yemen

The leader of forces loyal to slain Yemeni strongman Ali Abdullah Saleh has died of wounds suffered during clashes this week in Sanaa, Saleh's party said Tuesday.

Seven dead after militants strike air base near border

Seven dead after militants strike air base near border

Militants launched a deadly attack on an Indian Air Force base near the Pakistan border yesterday, exchanging fire with Indian forces who, backed by tanks and helicopters, battled for more than 15 hours before wresting back control of the compound.