Home Tags Al Qaeda

Tag: Al Qaeda

Attacks surge in northwest Pakistan as Afghan peace effort brings shifting...

-
Militants have stepped up attacks on security forces in northwest Pakistan raising fears of a revival of their insurgency and a return of lawlessness...

Where state is weak, Mali militants broker talks between rival clans

-
A few weeks before military officers overthrew Mali’s government in a bloodless coup, a series of meetings in the remote centre of the country...

Head of Somalia’s military unhurt, civilian killed in suicide car bomb...

-
The head of Somalia’s military escaped unhurt and one civilian was killed on Monday when a suicide attacker drove a bomb-laden car into a...

At least ten aid workers kidnapped in southwest Niger

-
At least ten local aid workers have been kidnapped in southwest Niger near the border with Burkina Faso, security sources and an official from...

Suspected jihadist militant head arrested in Ivory Coast

-
Authorities in Ivory Coast have arrested the suspected head of a jihadist group and several other militants believed to have carried out an attack...

France says its army killed al Qaeda North Africa chief Droukdel

-
France said on Friday its military forces had killed al Qaeda’s North Africa chief Abdelmalek Droukdel, a key Islamist fighter that its forces had...

Taliban, al Qaeda retain ties despite US-Taliban deal, UN monitors say

-
Ties between the Taliban, especially its Haqqani Network branch, and al Qaeda remain close, independent UN sanctions monitors said in a report made public...

Militants in Burkina Faso kill 35 in separate attacks, government says

-
Militants in Burkina Faso attacked a cattle market and a humanitarian convoy, killing at least 35 people, the government said on Sunday. Saturday’s violence underscores...

ISS: Sudan does an about-turn in US relations

-
Sudan’s transitional government and the United States (US) are poised to reach an agreement for Khartoum to pay hundreds of millions of dollars in...

Ivory Coast army joins Burkina Faso in anti-jihadist operation

-
Soldiers from Ivory Coast and Burkina Faso conducted their first joint operation against jihadists active near their shared border, killing eight suspected militants and...

COMPANY NEWS

Question for Public Works and Infrastructure Minister uses defenceWeb information

-
Public Works and Infrastructure Minister Patricia de Lille’s R37 million Beit Bridge fence upgrade as part of government efforts to prevent the spread of...