The leader of the Afghan Taliban has likely been killed, following a US drone strike targeting him, in a remote region just inside neighbouring Pakistan.
A US marine has been killed, and several others wounded, following a rocket attack, by Islamic State militants, in Iraq.
Up to 50 people have been killed, after missile attacks struck schools and hospitals, in northern Syria, according to a statement by the United Nations.
At least six US troops have been killed, following a suicide bombing attack, by a militant on a motorbike, in Afghanistan.
A US airstrike has targeted Islamic State militant ‘Jihadi John’, and has likely killed the executioner, a US official has said.
At least six peacekeepers, including four American troops, were wounded, following two blasts, in Egypt’s restive northeast Sinai region.
A US airstrike, in Iraq, has reportedly killed the second-in-command of the Islamic State, according to a statement, released by the White House.
The wreckage of a missing US helicopter that crashed in Nepal has been discovered, with all eight on board the aircraft believed dead.
Iranian naval vessels have fired shots at a Singaporean-flagged tanker in the Gulf, as tensions continue to rise in the region.
A United States soldier has been killed, and two others are wounded, following a suspected ‘insider attack’ in Afghanistan.