A Pakistan International Airlines flight was fired on by gunmen as it landed at Bacha Khan International Airport in Peshawar, killing one passenger and wounding two flight attendants. The plane had arrived in the northern Pakistani city after departing from Saudi Arabia… Read More ›
Just one week after the violent attacks around the small Kenyan town of Mpeketoni, which claimed the lives of 60 people over two days, more reports are surfacing of other bloodshed across the country. At least 11 people have been… Read More ›
The northern and central regions of Nigeria have been plagued with killings, kidnappings and raids over the past few months. News of at least another 91 people being kidnapped by Boko Haram militants in the northern area of Nigeria as well… Read More ›
Ukrainian president Petro Poroshenko has claimed that pro-Russian separatists in Eastern Ukraine had violated a previously agreed week-long ceasefire between Ukrainian forces and rebels, intended to last until 27 June. The Ukrainian government are also claiming a soldier has been… Read More ›
The 2014 Northern Iraq Offensive is a major attack in the northern region of Iraq by militant group ISIS, the Islamic State in Iraq and the Levant (sometimes referred to as ISIL), and their aligned forces against the Iraqi government.