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Syria assault paused as Kurds withdraw

Turkey agreed to pause its offensive in Syria for five days to let Kurdish forces withdraw from a “safe zone” Ankara sought to capture,...

Haftar forces pushed back outside Tripoli

Forces supporting Libya’s internationally recognised government pushed back troops loyal to eastern commander Khalifa Haftar more than 60 km south-west of Tripoli. Aziziya town was...

Tripoli campaign will continue

Eastern Libyan forces will pursue their advance on Tripoli, the head of the eastern parliament in the divided country said, despite international calls for...

New Nigerian commander to take on Boko Haram

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Nigeria named its fifth commander in less than two years to lead the fight against the Boko Haram insurgency, the army said...

Idlib offensive could displace thousands

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An anticipated Syrian government offensive against rebels in Idlib province could displace more than 700,000 people, more than were uprooted in a...

Syria pushes western offensive

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Syrian government forces widened their offensive in the country's south-west to Quneitra province, a region adjoining Israeli-occupied Golan Heights, a war monitor...

Syrian offensive hits IS pocket

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The Syrian government widened its offensive to recover the southwest, extending it to an enclave held by Islamic State-affiliated fighters as Russian...

Fifty-eight killed in Egyptian Sinai offensive

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Egypt's military and police forces killed 53 Islamist militants and arrested 680 suspects in a week-long offensive to crush insurgents in the...

Army offensive against Cameroon unrest

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Daniel was at home in Bole, south-west Cameroon, on February 2 when he heard gunfire and a commotion. Moments later, his house...

DR Congo offensive against ADF underway

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Congolese troops began a military offensive in Beni at the weekend against the Allied Democratic Forces (ADF), a Ugandan rebel armed group...

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Communicate don’t abrogate!

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The senior officer cadre of the SA National Defence Force (SANDF) communications component, officially the Directorate: Corporate Communication (DCC), employed a barely plausible excuse...