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AIRSTRIKE NEWS

AP statement on Israeli attack on building housing AP office

May 15, 2021 9:00 pm

"This is an incredibly disturbing development. We narrowly avoided a terrible loss of life," read the AP statement.

Philippine airstrike kills 11 soldiers in 'friendly fire'

June 01, 2017 9:04 am

Philippines military air strike: The defence minister did not say when the incident took place.

Amidst Russian airstrikes, Syrian rebels try to find a safe haven

October 07, 2015 9:21 am

The rebels say the airstrikes are meant to weaken the rebellion against President Bashar Assad, not just crush the Islamic State and other militants as Moscow contends.

US-led airstrike kills leader of al-Qaeda cell in Syria

July 22, 2015 12:49 pm

Pentagon said Fadhli was an al-Qaeda facilitator, who had advanced information on the September 11 attacks.

Syrian air raids kill 49 in northwestern village: Activists

June 08, 2015 9:16 pm

The Britain-based Syrian Observatory for Human Rights said the air raid killed 49 people, including six children. It said the death toll could rise as some people are still missing.

US vows to 'degrade and destroy' ISIL, no ground force but airstrikes

September 11, 2014 10:09 am

Barack Obama said the US will continue to draw on its substantial counterterrorism capabilities to prevent ISIL attacks.

‘Vital stakes’ in Iraq, PM Modi expresses concern to US

August 08, 2014 9:47 pm

Modi is expected to travel to Washington towards next month end for his first summit meeting with Obama.

Israel bombs Gaza in revenge strike

August 19, 2011 12:44 am

Gunmen kill 7 in Israel; hours later,Tel Aviv retaliates with airstrike,killing PRC chief.

NATO,Afghan army kill at least 13 Taliban

July 17, 2011 4:36 pm

The overnight gun battle ended with an airstrike on the building where insurgents had holed up.

NATO airstrike in Afghanistan kills up to 90

September 04, 2009 12:20 pm

An Afghan official say a NATO airstrike on two fuel tankers hijacked by Taliban militants in northern Afghanistan has killed 90 people,including 40 civilians.