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Fault lines in South Sudan rebel movement offers peace a chance

Growing cracks within the South Sudan rebel movement coupled with international pressure on the government side seem to provide a ray of hope to...
Soldiers of pro-government militia are pictured in Aleppo, Syria, on Dec. 11, 2016. (Xinhua/Yang Zhen) (zw)

Syrian security forces retake former rebel held territories during Damascus attacks

The Syrian army recaptured all areas fallen during Sunday's wide-scale offensive by rebels in eastern Damascus, the military general command said Monday. The army retook...

Syria War: Fierce Clashes Reported Between Security Forces and Rebels

Syrian security forces are engaged in fierce clashes with rebels on the eastern outskirts of the capital Damascus, residents say. Artillery shells and rockets landed...
Presidential candidate Petro Poroshenko

Ukraine urges new sanctions on Russia over rebel documents recognition

Ukrainian President Petro Poroshenko on Tuesday has called on the European Union (EU) to consider fresh sanctions against Russia over Moscow's decision to recognize...

Bole Chiefs & Residents Angry Over Dollar Power Documentary

The Secretary to Sindiwura Abbot Mahama (Chief  of Dollar Power area) to the west of Bole, Mr Tahiru Mahama has expressed disappointment over a...

Aleppo truce ends with no rebel evacuation

The 10-hour truce that went into force on Friday has ended without achieving its goals of evacuating rebels and civilians from rebel-held areas in...
AFP/File / Karam Al-Masri A Syrian man walks past destroyed buildings in Aleppo's Bab al-Hadid neighbourhood on May 2, 2016

Aleppo city bombarded by airstrikes

Rebel-held eastern Aleppo city was bombarded by airstrikes overnight, activists and a monitoring group said Thursday, despite a call by US Secretary of State...

Rebel Attacks in South Kordofan State Revolted by Sudanese Army

"The armed forces are ready to repulse any attack by the traitors," Al-Saddiq Ahmed Al-Zubair, Commander of 54th army Brigade in...

Army denies rebel’s claim over killing 16 government soldiers

"The fighters of the movement ambushed Wednesday a Sudanese army unit at al-Yarmouk area, some seven km south of Bot town in Blue Nile...

Key rebel stronghold in Latakia falls to Syrian army

The Syrian forces on Sunday captured the strategic town of Rabiah, a main rebel stronghold in the countryside of the coastal province of Latakia,...

Air strike in Syria’s Deir al-Zour kills 12

Tens of others were wounded, some critically, when unknown warplanes struck the town of Khusham in the eastern countryside of Deir al-Zour, said the...

Syrian Rebel Frontrunner Killed in Air Strike

Zahroun Alloush founded Jaysh al-Islam Founder Zahroun Alloush, 44, was among those killed when rockets hit a meeting place, rebels and the Syrian army...

Idris Elba to open madonna’s Rebel Heart tour as a DJ

  Idris Elba can soon add “supporting act of Madonna’s tour” to his resume. The “Luther” star has been enlisted to open for the veteran...
A female sniper takes positon in a buliding in Daraya suburb of the capital Damascus, Syria, on April 5, 2015. The snipers are members of the female force in Syrian Republican Guards. Their unit consists of around 800 volunteer, unmarried, female fighters- aged between 20 and 24 years old. Their task is to work alongside the Syrian army in its battle against the rebels. (Xinhua/Zhang Naijie) (jl)

Syrian troops attack rebel base in Damascus

The Syrian army has started a wide-scale offensive in Damascus' eastern district of Jobar early Wednesday, and then expanded the operations into other rebel-held...
South Sudanese

South Sudanese Johnson Oloni Rebels likely to resort to taking arms

Many South Sudanese have known little but war and some, like this man, have lost their homes Gen Johnson Oloni said the government was...

Rwanda and DR Congo agree deal to flush out rebels

The governments of Rwanda and the Democratic Republic of Congo (DR Congo) have agreed to cooperate in eradication of Democratic Forces for the...

Rebel Member Disapproved of US Fighter Plan

Capt Ammar al Wawi said the US and its allies failed to protect and support his men Capt Ammar al Wawi said the US...

Court formerly charges Mukulu with Murder

Jamil Mukulu Security was tight at the court as the press was locked out of the court session in what security sources said was...
Yoweri Museveni

Museveni to hold talks with stubborn MPs again

President Yoweri Museveni ?We are meeting the President tomorrow (today),? Wilfred Niwagaba told the New Vision on Sunday when asked about the progress of...

Ugandan Police Investigation Properties Of Rebel Leader

Sheikh Jamil Mukulu Director of Criminal Investigations (DCI) Diwani Athumani confirmed the above to the ?Daily News? in Dar es Salaam but could not go...

ADF rebel leader arrest confirmed

Ugandan police on Wednesday confirmed the arrest of Jamil Mukulu, the leader of the Allied Democratic Forces (ADF) rebel group currently causing havoc...

Aleksandr Zakharchenko asserts his claims once more

Rebel leader Aleksandr Zakharchenko: ?Kiev could once again provoke the conflict and the war will start again? Aleksandr Zakharchenko told the BBC he wanted...

500 insurgent Shi?ites killed in Saudi-Yemen border clash

Saudi Arabia said Saturday that at least 500 insurgent Shi?ites have been killed along the Saudi-Yemen border since a Saudi-led coalition launched airstrikes late...

Kerry sends warning to Iran over Houthi rebel backings

Militiamen loyal to the president have been unable to halt the rebel advance on AdenHe said the US would support any state in...

Mali government rejects reopening of talks with rebel groups

The Malian government on Wednesday rejected the proposal to restart talks with the Coordination of Azawad Movements (CMA). The proposal was made by CMA...
President Juan Manuel Santos

Prez Manuel Santos Discuss Peace Process With US Envoy

Colombian President Juan Manuel Santos on Thursday met Bernard Aronson, the U.S. special envoy to the South American nation's peace process. "The two discussed the...

Ukraine rebels to push government forces out of the eastern regions

The rebels want to push government forces out of the eastern regions of Donetsk and Luhansk and are trying to capture the key town...

Kisumu governor sack ministers for disloyalty

Kisumu governor Jack Ranguma The governor cracked the whip on the officers over their alleged disloyalty and incompetence. Ranguma said the officials had been pulling in...
Rebels in Donetsk: Just days ago the rebels repulsed a government assault at the airport

Truce talks crumble in Ukraine

Alexander Zakharchenko said his forces would push the front line back to the borders of Donetsk region. They are in control of the city...

LRA Leader Safely In The Grips Of Central African Republic

Dominic Ongwen, a senior Lord?s Resistance Army commander who surrendered to U.S. troops in the Central African Republic The U.S. army said last week Dominic...