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Doctor reports ten dead from latest air strike in north Ethiopia...

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An Ethiopian government jet bombed the capital of northern Tigray region on Thursday, with one doctor reporting ten deaths in the latest casualties of...

UN plane aborts landing as air strike hits Ethiopia’s Tigray

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An Ethiopian government air strike on the capital of the northern Tigray region on Friday forced a UN flight carrying aid workers to abort...

Nigerian military says air strike hit Islamic State, playing down alleged...

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The Nigerian military said on Thursday a deadly air strike hit an Islamic State camp and that casualties could not be determined, after witnesses...

Air strike kills at least 43 in Ethiopia’s Tigray

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An air strike killed at least 43 people in the town of Togoga in Ethiopia’s Tigray region on Tuesday, a medical official told Reuters,...

Ahead of Deby’s funeral, Chad rebels say command hit by air...

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Thousands of people attended the funeral of Chad's slain leader Idriss Deby on Friday, with French President Emmanuel Macron leading tributes to the long-ruling...

France faces rising calls to investigate Mali air strike

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France faced mounting calls from rights groups on Thursday to open an investigation into an air strike by its forces in Mali that a...

Air strike kills IRGC commander at Iraq-Syria border – Iraqi officials

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An air strike killed a commander of Iran’s Revolutionary Guards at the Iraq-Syria border sometime between Saturday and Sunday, Iraqi security and local militia...

Afghan air strike hits religious school as Taliban mount attacks, officials...

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An Afghan military air strike targeting Taliban fighters killed at least 12 people, including children, and wounded 14 in an attack that hit a...

US carried out 46 air strike against Somalia’s al Shabaab in...

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The United States has carried out a total of 46 air strikes to degrade al Shabaab in Somalia this year, Africa Command has revealed. In...

Joint US/Somali air strike

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In co-ordination with the Somalia government, US Africa Command (Africom) conducted an air strike targeting al-Shabaab terrorists in the vicinity of Jilib, this week. “Africom...

US air strike in Somalia

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US Africa Command (Africom) working with the Somali government conducted an air strike against ISIS-Somalia terrorists this week, killing seven. According to its public affairs...

US acknowledges Somalian civilian kills

The US said it killed two civilians and injured three during an air strike in Somalia last year - a rare acknowledgement of civilian...

Civilians die in Somali air strike – claim

A US air strike targeting Somali Islamist militants killed six civilians, a lawmaker and relative of a victim said, raising questions about civilian casualties...

Air strike kills senior al Shabaab Somalia commander

A senior commander in Somalia’s al Shabaab group with a $5 million bounty on his head was killed in an American air strike last...

Telecoms worker killed in air strike

A US air strike on a town held by Somali Islamist insurgents killed a telecommunications worker, his employer said with the US military’s Africa...

Militant behind Kenya base attack dies in air strike

A US air strike over the weekend in Somalia killed an Islamist militant who helped plan last month’s attack on a Kenya military base...

UN wants accountability for detention centre air strikes

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Warring parties in Libya, as well as foreign governments supporting them, were urged to investigate deadly air strikes last July which killed at least...

Misrata air strike

East Libya-based forces carried out air strikes on port city Misrata targeting Turkish armoured vehicles and a munitions depot. The strikes came hours after...

Ten dead in Libya air strike

At least ten workers were killed and 35 wounded in an air strike that hit a biscuit factory in Libya in what a senior...

Sisters killed in Tripoli air strike

Three children, all sisters, were killed, and their mother and a fourth sister wounded in an air strike near a military intelligence camp in...

US air strike kills 17 in Libya

US forces killed 17 suspected militants in a third air strike in a week on southern Libya. The strike, last Tuesday, hit south-western Libya,...

Tripoli migrant detention centre hit in air strike

An air strike hit a detention centre for mainly African migrants in a suburb of Libyan capital Tripoli, killing at least 40 and wounding...

Air strike hits oil company warehouse

A storehouse belonging to Libya’s Mellitah Oil & Gas, a joint-venture between the National Oil Corporation (NOC) and Italy’s ENI, was damaged in an...

Deadly US air strike in Puntland

A US air strike killed 13 Islamic State fighters in Somalia’s semi-autonomous Puntland region the US military said days after a previous strike killed...

Somali air strike claims four lives

An air strike near the Somali town Afgoye killed four, a relative said. The United States frequently carries out attacks targeting Islamist militants in the...

US air strike kills IS three

A US air strike killed three fighters from the Islamic State in the Somalia’s semi-autonomous Puntland region, a U.S. military official said, two weeks...

Top Islamic State official dies in airstrike

An airstrike killed the deputy leader of the Islamic State group in Somalia’s semi-autonomous Puntland region, alongside another militant, a local security official said. A...

US conducts air strike in Somalia

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US Africa Command conducted a collective self-defence air strike in the vicinity of Dara Salaam, Lower Shabelle Region, Somalia, on 11 March in support...

Somali air strike leaves 35 dead

The US military said a recent air strike in central Somalia killed 35 al Shabaab fighters. The United States carries out regular air strikes in...

One killed in Somalia air strike

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The US military said it killed a militant in an air strike in southern Somalia over the weekend during a battle pitting...

One dead in US air strike in Libya

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A US air strike killed a suspected Islamic State militant in Libya, US Africa Command said. The strike on Bani Walid was...

27 killed in US airstrike on Somalia

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The United States said that 27 terrorists were killed in an airstrike targeting al Shabaab militants in Somalia. US Africa Command said on...

U.S. carries out air strikes against Islamic State in Libya

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The U.S. military said on Tuesday that it had conducted two air strikes against Islamic States militants in Libya in the past...

Air strike mounted against al Shabaab militants in Somalia

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The United States military carried out an air strike in Somalia against al Shabaab the US Africa Command said. It said "several militants"...

U.S. air strikes kill 7 al Shabaab fighters in Somalia

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Three U.S. air strikes killed seven al Shabaab fighters in Somalia, the U.S. Africa Command said on Thursday. The strikes hit targets 200...

Nigerian refugee camp hit by air strike was not marked on...

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Nigeria's air force accidentally attacked a refugee camp in January because the site was not marked in its maps, the military said...

US strikes al Shabaab in Somalia

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The US military carried out an air strike in Somalia against al Shabaab, an al Qaeda-linked Islamist insurgency that wants to overthrow...

Egypt kills 12 militants in North Sinai air strike

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Egyptian jets bombed a gathering site of Sinai-based Islamist militants, killing 12 and destroying several four-wheel-drive vehicles, the military said on Tuesday. An...

Strikes launched after air base attack in east Libya

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East Libyan forces targeted rival brigades with a series of air strikes in Jufra, officials and witnesses said, three days after dozens...

Egypt says air strikes kill Islamic State leaders in Sinai

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Air strikes in northern Sinai have killed 19 members of Egypt's Islamic State affiliate, including three of its leaders, the Egyptian military...

Air strike kills more than 30 near Raqqa

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At least 33 people were killed in an air strike that hit a school sheltering displaced people near Islamic State-held Raqqa, the...

Iraqi air force hits Islamic State inside Syria for first time

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Iraqi warplanes have struck Islamic State targets inside Syria in retaliation for recent bomb attacks in Baghdad by the group, Prime Minister...

Nigerian refugee camp air strike death toll rises

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The death toll from an accidental Nigerian air strike on a refugee camp in Rann has risen to around 90 and could...

U.S. air strike in Syria kills more than 100 al Qaeda...

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A U.S. air strike on Thursday targeting an al Qaeda training camp in Syria's Idlib province killed more than 100 militants, the...

Deadly air strike on Nigerian refugee camp sparks U.N. call for...

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A botched military air strike on a refugee camp in northeast Nigeria which is estimated to have killed at least 76 people...

US accused of killing 22 in misdirected Somalia air strike

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An air strike in northern Somalia left as many as 22 soldiers dead overnight, local officials said on Wednesday, and one region...

Top Boko Haram militants killed, leader wounded – Nigerian Air Force

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Nigeria's air force said it had killed some senior Boko Haram militants and possibly fatally wounded their overall leader in a raid...

One child killed, two wounded by air strikes in eastern Libya

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Air raids in the eastern Libyan city of Derna killed one child and wounded three more, a resident and medical sources said,...

Somali Islamists confirm U.S. strike, say casualties exaggerated

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Somali Islamist group al Shabaab confirmed on Tuesday that the United States had bombed an area it controlled but said the U.S....

Two abducted Serbs killed in U.S. Libya raids on Islamic State

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Two Serbian embassy staff members abducted in Libya in November were among nearly 50 people killed on Friday in U.S. air strikes...