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  1. Taliban kill 30 Afghan soldiers in first major attack since ceasefire

    Category: Middle East/Middle East

    Taliban militants killed 30 Afghan soldiers and captured a military base in the western province of Badghis on Wednesday, the provincial governor said, their first major attack since a ceasefire for the ...
    Wednesday, 20 June 2018
  2. Israeli unmanned boats deliver firepower on the high seas

    Category: Joint/Science & Defence Technology

    ... year proved its capability to launch Spike ER missiles. According to Rafael, this new capability allows pin-point attack of land or naval targets, enabling safe vessel operation from a remote-controlled ...
    Wednesday, 20 June 2018
  3. Sharp rise in number of Islamist militant attacks in Africa

    Category: Security/National Security

    Sub-Saharan Africa has suffered a sharp rise in the number of Islamist militant attacks with the number of incidents rising from 317 in 2013 to 1 549 for the period April 2017 to April 2018. This ...
    Wednesday, 20 June 2018
  4. German Tigers end flight operations in Mali

    Category: Aerospace/Military Helicopters

    The German military has stopped flying its Tiger attack helicopters in Mali and has sent them home after 14 months. The Germany defence ministry said four Tigers and 363 personnel were deployed ...
    Tuesday, 19 June 2018
  5. Thirty-nine deaths in northern Mozambique since May

    Category: Security/National Security

    Attacks by armed groups in northern Mozambique, where huge gas reserves are being developed, have killed at least 39 people and displaced more than 1,000 since May, Human Rights Watch said. Violence ...
    Tuesday, 19 June 2018
  6. US petroleum company staff in Mozambique under lock-down

    Category: Security/Human Security

    ... gas fields in the offshore Rovuma Basin, believed to hold 85 trillion cubic feet of natural gas - enough to supply Germany, Britain, France and Italy for nearly two decades. The first attacks by ...
    Tuesday, 19 June 2018
  7. India completes refit of Mauritian patrol vessel

    Category: Sea/Sea

    ... the Mauritius Coast Guard’s procurement of 10 fast interceptor boats (FIBs) and two fast attack craft from state-owned Indian shipbuilder Goa Shipyard Limited (GSL). Defense and naval cooperation ...
    Tuesday, 19 June 2018
  8. Liberty Holding hit by cyberattack

    Category: Security/Civil Security

    South African insurer Liberty Holdings said it was the victim of a cyberattack after an external party claimed to have seized data from the firm and demanded payment. Liberty, in which Standard ...
    Monday, 18 June 2018
  9. IED kills eight in Kenya

    Category: Security/Human Security

    ... frequently launch attacks in neighbouring Kenya to pressure it to withdraw its troops which form part of the peacekeeping force. Charles Owino, Kenya’s police spokesman, told Reuters five administration ...
    Monday, 18 June 2018
  10. Blasts kill 20 in Nigeria

    Category: Security/Human Security

    Blasts killed at least 20 people in north-east Nigeria, police said, while residents said the toll was even higher in the largest attack for weeks in a region blighted by the Islamist militant Boko Haram ...
    Monday, 18 June 2018

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