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Five soldiers martyed in blast near LoC

Incident is evidence of state-sponsored terrorism by India, says ISPR

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July 4, 2019


Seven Indian soldiers killed in retaliatory fire along LoC: ISPR

An 18-year-old Pakistani citizen was martyred

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April 2, 2019


2 soldiers injured in Mohmand

Both are in critical condition

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October 1, 2018


Funeral prayers offered for soldiers martyred in North Waziristan

The prayers were held at GHQ in Rawalpindi

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September 23, 2018


Three soldiers martyred, four terrorists killed in N Waziristan operation

The terrorists were involved in an attack on security forces on September 12.

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September 14, 2018


Five soldiers martyred in Battagram

Police say the soldiers were travelling after performing election duty on Wednesday

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July 26, 2018


Taliban kill 16 Afghan soldiers, kidnap engineers after ceasefire ends

Taliban militants killed at least 16 Afghan police and two civilians in western Badghis province after their three-day ceasefire for the Eid al-Fitr holiday ended at the weekend, officials said on Friday. The Taliban, fighting to re-impose strict Islamic law after their 2001 ouster, resumed their campaign on Thursday after rejecting President Ashraf Ghani’s request…

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June 22, 2018


Three soldiers martyred in exchange of fire along Pak-Afghan border

Three Pakistan Army soldiers were killed on Friday during an exchange of fire on the Pak-Afghan border. According to the ISPR, militants from across the border attempted to raid army check posts along the border in Shawal, North Waziristan Agency. During the exchange of fire, five militants were killed as were the three soldiers. They…

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June 15, 2018


Suicide car bomb in Somalia injures seven soldiers

A suicide car bomb explosion at a military base in Somalia injured seven soldiers late Saturday, a military official said, and Islamist group al Shabaab claimed responsibility for the attack. Al Shabaab fights to topple Somalia’s western-backed central government and impose its a rule based on its own strict interpretation of Islam’s Sharia law. Major…

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June 10, 2018


Myanmar soldiers sentenced to 10 years over Rohingya killings

Yangon: Seven soldiers in Myanmar were sentenced for their part in the extrajudicial killings of 10 Rohingya Muslim men, according to a Facebook post by the army chief late on Tuesday. The bloody incident in Inn Din village on 2 September is the only atrocity to which the military has admitted during its violent crackdown…

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April 10, 2018


In pictures: Pakistan Day parade

WEB DESK: With spectacular display of military prowess, the nation on Friday celebrated Pakistan Day. The day marks adoption of historic Lahore Resolution this day in 1940 that provided a framework for realization of the goal of a separate homeland for Muslims of South Asia. The spectacular and colorful Pakistan Day Joint Services parade was…

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March 23, 2018


Two army soldiers martyred in LOC firing

RAWALPINDI: Two Pakistan army soldiers embraced martyrdom when Indian troops initiated unprovoked firing in Bhimber sector on Thursday, said a press release issued here by Inter-Services Public Relations (ISPR). Pakistan army troops responded to Indian unprovoked firing and reports of substantial damage to Indian posts were received. The martyred include 32-year-old Sepoy Muneer Chohan, a…

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February 28, 2018


Two more Turkish soldiers killed in Syria offensive: army

Ankara :Two more Turkish soldiers were killed Sunday in Turkey’s offensive against Kurdish militia inside Syria, the army said, bringing to 16 the number killed so far in the incursion. Turkey on January 20 launched the “Olive Branch” operation against Syrian Kurdish People’s Protection Units (YPG) militia which Ankara sees as a terror group and…

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February 5, 2018


Myanmar military says soldiers murdered 10 captured Rohingya

YANGON: Myanmar’s military said its soldiers had murdered 10 captured Muslim “terrorists” during insurgent attacks at the beginning of September, after Buddhist villagers had forced the captured men into a grave they had dug, reported Reuters. “Villagers and members of the security forces have confessed that they committed murder,” the military said in a statement…

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January 11, 2018


Two teenage girl ‘bombers’ shot dead in Nigeria

Two teenage girls wearing explosive vests were shot dead by soldiers in a town in north eastern Nigeria just days after a blast killed 14 worshippers, militia sources told AFP on Tuesday. Soldiers patrolling the town of Gamboru opened fire after the two girls, strapped with explosives, refused to remove the vests in the early…

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January 10, 2018


They fled Boko Haram, only to be raped by Nigeria’s security forces

MAIDUGURI, Nigeria: The camp was supposed to be a refuge. Falmata’s life had been stolen by war ever since the sixth grade, when she was abducted from her home and raped repeatedly by Boko Haram’s fighters for the next three years, reported New York Times. She finally escaped last spring, slipping into the bush while…

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December 8, 2017


41 Afghan soldiers killed in attack on Kandahar military base, Taliban claim responsibility

KABUL, Afghanistan: Afghan officials say the Taliban have carried out two suicide car bombings at an army camp in the southern Kandahar province, setting of several hours of fighting, reported Associated Press. Khalid Pashtun, a member of parliament from the province, says at least 41 soldiers were killed in the attack, which began late Wednesday….

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October 19, 2017


Pentagon confirms three US soldiers killed in Niger ambush

NEWS DESK: Three US soldiers and one from another nation were killed when a joint US-Niger patrol was ambushed near the border with Mali in southwest Niger, the Pentagon confirmed Thursday, reported AFP. The Pentagon said two other US soldiers were wounded in the attack which took place while they were assisting Nigerien counter-terror operations…

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October 8, 2017


India and China have agreed to ‘disengagement’ along disputed frontier, claims Indian government

NEW DELHI: India’s foreign ministry said on Monday it had agreed with China to an “expeditious disengagement” of troops at a disputed border area where soldiers from the two countries have been in a stand-off for more than two months, reported Reuters. “In recent weeks, India and China have maintained diplomatic communication in respect of…

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August 28, 2017


IS claims Brussels knife attack on soldiers

BRUSSELS: Islamic State jihadists on Saturday claimed the knife attack against patrolling soldiers a day before in Brussels, an assault that came just hours before a sword-wielding assailant wounded police outside London’s Buckingham Palace.

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August 27, 2017


Pakistan Army successfully completes Operation Khyber-4

RAWALPINDI: Director General of Inter Services Public Relations (ISPR) Major General Asif Ghafoor announced that Pakistan Army has successfully completed Operation Khyber-4. In a news conference, DG ISPR said that Pakistan Army has achieved the ground objectives in Shawal and Rajgal. He added that 52 terrorists were killed and 31 others were wounded while four…

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August 21, 2017