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Nigeria’s military mistakes cost the country its civilians

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Last week’s accidental bombing of Tudun Biri in Kaduna State by the Nigerian Army’s drone unit is the country’s most devastating military mishap in...

Ethiopia conducts two air strikes in Tigray

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Ethiopia conducted two air strikes in Tigray on Sunday as the government intensifies a nearly week-old campaign of aerial bombardment against the rebellious forces...

Ethiopia fighting intensifies amid air strikes on Tigray and clashes in...

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An Ethiopian government air strike hit a university in the Tigray regional capital on Friday, rebellious Tigrayan forces and humanitarian sources said, as thousands...

Ethiopia hits Tigray twice in a week

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Ethiopia launched its second air strike this week on the capital of the northern Tigray region on Wednesday, stepping up a campaign to weaken...

US military carries out first air strike in Somalia under Biden

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The United States on Tuesday carried out an air strike against al Shabaab militants in Somalia, the first strike in the country since President...

Israeli troops mass at Gaza border amid rocket fire, air strikes...

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Palestinian militants fired more rockets into Israel's commercial heartland on Thursday as Israel kept up a punishing bombing campaign in Gaza and massed tanks...

US air strikes target Taliban fighters advancing on key Afghan city

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The United States launched air strikes against Taliban fighters in Afghanistan’s southern Helmand province, US officials said on Monday, after a large-scale offensive saw...

Deadly Syrian, Russian air strikes in Idlib amount to war crimes,...

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Syrian and Russian planes have carried out deadly aerial strikes on schools, hospitals and markets in Idlib province that amount to war crimes, UN...

Civilians killed in Somali air strikes

US air strikes in Somalia killed two civilians and injured three, human rights watchdog Amnesty International said in a statement raising questions over US...

Air strikes in Yemen kill 30

Yemen’s Iran-aligned Houthi movement accused the Saudi-led coalition of carrying out retaliatory air strikes that killed at least 30 including civilians, the latest flare-up...

Tripoli government condemns air strikes

Libya’s internationally recognised government condemned air strikes in Tripoli and the southern desert which it said caused civilian casualties, most of them women and...

UAE air strikes in Yemen

The United Arab Emirates carried out air strikes against government forces in South Yemen in support of southern separatists who deployed reinforcements to take...

IS militants killed in US Libya air strikes

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Two US air strikes killed several Islamic State militants in Libya earlier this week, the US military said, the second series of...

Airstrikes launched on IS fighters in east Libya

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East Libyan forces said they launched air strikes on Islamic State fighters after the militants made incursions south and east of their...

Pace of airstrikes, clashes in Yemen sharply higher in 2017

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Yemen suffered more airstrikes in the first half of this year than in the whole of 2016, increasing the number of civilian...

East Libyan forces target rivals’ air base in central desert region

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East Libyan forces said on Wednesday they had carried out air strikes and a ground attack on an air base controlled by...

US strikes in Libya kill more than 80 Islamic State fighters

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More than 80 Islamic State militants, some believed to be plotting attacks in Europe, died in US air strikes on camps outside...

US ready to resume air strikes in Libya if needed

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The United States is prepared to carry out more air strikes against Islamic State militants in Sirte if requested by Libya's UN-backed...

US air strikes show limits on Libya intervention

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While US jets and drones are pounding Islamic State in the Libyan city of Sirte, Western powers are unlikely to rapidly expand...

Eastern Libyan military’s warplanes hit Islamists in Derna

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Military forces loyal to Libya's eastern government said on Thursday they had carried out air strikes overnight against Islamist fighters in Derna...

France rules out Libya air strikes, says could help secure new...

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France's foreign minister on Friday ruled out launching air strikes or sending troops on the ground to tackle Islamic State in Libya,...

Libyan forces target Islamic State in Sirte with air strikes

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Libyan forces based in the city of Misrata have carried out air strikes against Islamic State militants in their stronghold of Sirte,...

Aircraft carry out strikes on Libya’s Sabratha city, 40 killed

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Unidentified planes carried out air strikes early on Friday morning in the western Libyan city of Sabratha, killing as many as 40...

U.S. military discloses civilian casualties in Islamic State fight

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The U.S. military said on Friday eight civilians likely were killed and three wounded in air strikes against Islamic State targets in...

Warplanes bomb Libya’s Sirte, target Islamic State

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Unidentified warplanes carried out air strikes on Libya's Sirte city, targeting areas controlled by Islamic State militants in the south and west,...

Air strikes on Yemen port could worsen crisis

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United Nations aid chief Stephen O'Brien said on Wednesday air strikes by Saudi-led coalition airplanes on Yemen's Red Sea port of Hodeida...

U.S. bombing of Islamic State rebels surged in July

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The U.S. bombing campaign against Islamic State rebels surged in July as Kurdish fighters pushed into territory held by the militant group...

Libya’s rival government conducts air strikes on Islamic State in Sirte

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Military aircraft belonging to a rival Libyan government on Thursday attacked Islamic State positions in and around the central city of Sirte,...

Libya’s official government conducts air strikes on militants

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Libya's internationally recognised government carried out air strikes on Tuesday against Islamic State militants in the eastern city of Derna, a senior...

Air strikes near Tripoli as U.N. peace talks on Libya due...

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Forces loyal to Libya's internationally recognised government carried out air strikes on Wednesday near the capital Tripoli, which is controlled by its...

Saudi Arabia, allies launch air strikes in Yemen against Houthi fighters

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Warplanes from Saudi Arabia and Arab allies struck Shi'ite Muslim rebels fighting to oust Yemen's president on Thursday, a gamble by the...

Eight killed in air strike as Libya government aims to recapture...

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Eight civilians were killed in an air strike near Tripoli on Monday, the U.S. ambassador said, as Libya's internationally recognised government pressed...

U.S. has flown 2,320 strikes against Islamic State at a cost...

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The U.S. military has flown 2,320 air strikes against Islamic State militants since Aug. 8 at a cost of $1.83 billion, hitting...

Egyptian strikes kill 25 militants in two days

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Egyptian military air strikes have killed 25 Islamist militants in Northern Sinai over the last two days, security sources said, targeting an...

Libya forces carry out second day of rival air strikes on...

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Forces from Libya´s internationally recognised government carried out air strikes on a Tripoli airport after unidentified warplanes attacked one of its allied...

U.S.-led air strikes have hit 3,222 Islamic State targets – Pentagon

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U.S.-led air strikes against Islamic State militants in Iraq and Syria have damaged or destroyed 3,222 targets since August, including 58 tanks,...

U.S.-led strikes have killed 865 people in Syria, 50 civilians

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Air strikes by U.S.-led forces in Syria have killed 865 people, including 50 civilians, since the start of the campaign in late...

Insight: In Yemen, al Qaeda gains sympathy amid U.S. drone strikes

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On January 23, science teacher Ali Nasser al-Qawli had finished supervising school exams in the Yemeni village of Khawlan and was enjoying...

Kenyan warplanes bomb al Shabaab strongholds in Somalia

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The Kenyan military said its warplanes bombed targets held by al Qaeda-linked Islamists in Somalia on Thursday, in retaliation for an attack...

Air strike hits empty Somalia Red Crescent centre

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A warplane bombed a rebel-held town in southern Somalia hitting an empty feeding center run by the Somali Red Crescent Society (SRCS)...

South Sudan accuses Sudan of air strike on camp

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A refugee camp in South Sudan's Unity state was bombed South Sudan officials and witnesses said, threatening to raise tensions with Sudan. Sudan's...

Israeli air strikes kill Gaza militants

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Israeli air strikes killed five people including a local commander of the Islamic Jihad group in the Gaza Strip and wounded seven...

Tripoli says NATO strike kills dozens of civilians

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Libyan officials said dozens of civilians had been killed in a NATO strike on a cluster of farmhouses east of Tripoli, but...

Sudan carries out air strikes in Darfur – UNAMID

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Sudan carried out air strikes on a village in Darfur, killing one civilian, peacekeepers UNAMID said in the first confirmed strike since...

Israeli air strike wounds Gaza gunman – medics

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An Israeli air strike wounded a Palestinian gunman in the Gaza Strip before dawn and remains were found of another man killed...

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