BEIRUT: Air strikes blamed by Moscow and Damascus on the US-led coalition hit a Syrian army position in the east on Saturday, killing more than 60 soldiers, the Russian army said.
LONDON: The Islamic State (IS) militant group has been forced to cut pay to its fighters by up to 50 percent because U.S.-led air strikes have had a substantial impact on the money it makes from oil, a senior U.S official said on Monday.
AMMAN: Russian air strikes on Syria have killed nearly 1,400 civilians since Moscow started its aerial campaign nearly four months ago, a group monitoring the war said on Saturday.
RAWALPINDI: Airstrikes by security forces on Sunday killed eight terrorists in the tribal area of North Waziristan.
PESHAWAR: Pakistani fighter jets killed 23 militants Friday in airstrikes carried out in the country’s remote tribal belt near the Afghan border, the military said in a statement.
TIRAH VALLEY: Pakistan airforce jets on Friday bombarded militant hideouts in a restive tribal area bordering Afghanistan killing at least 21 suspected insurgents.
The United States on Thursday carried out an airstrike in Syria targeting the Islamic State militant known as “Jihadi John,” who participated in gruesome videos showing the killings of American and British hostages, officials said.
BEIRUT: Two children were among at least seven civilians killed in air strikes carried out by Russian warplanes in Syria’s northwestern province of Idlib, a monitoring group said Friday, citing witnesses.
PESHAWAR: Military airstrikes on Saturday killed another 15 terrorists in Pakistan’s northwestern tribal region, ARY News reported.
KHYBER AGENCY: At least 20 terrorists including leading commanders have been killed in airstrikes carried out by security forces in Khyber Agency on Friday.