Militant infighting kills 8 in south Afghanistan

September 8, 2015, At least eight people have been killed in a series of violent clashes between two rival Taliban factions in the troubled southern Afghanistan, local officials say. Local Afghan security officials said on Monday that deadly clashes erupted between supporters of…


Afghan police killed in alleged NATO airstrike

September 8, 2015, Kabul, An Afghan official says a NATO airstrike in southern Helmand province has killed at least 11 police officers and employees of the Interior Ministry’s anti-narcotics department. The international force in Afghanistan…







Russia ‘is building military base in Syria

September 6, 2015, New York, Russia is building a military base in Syrian president Bashar al-Assad’s heartland, according to American intelligence officials, in the clearest indication yet of deepening Russian support for the embattled regime…