Taliban Leader Mullah Mansour Killed In Airstrike, Taliban Source Says
Taliban leader Mullah Akhtar Mohammad Mansour died in an airstrike in Pakistan, sources within al Qaeda and the Taliban, reached through an intermediary by CNN, confirmed.
Nearly 90 Percent Of People Killed In Recent Drone Strikes Were Not The Target
Documents detailing a special operations campaign in northeastern Afghanistan, Operation Haymaker, show that between January 2012 and February 2013, U.S. special operations airstrikes killed more than...
U.S. Airman Spencer Stone's Heroic Actions Aboard Attacked Train Are 'No Surprise' To Hometown Friends
Spencer Stone is a true American hometown hero to his friends and former co-workers in Carmichael, California, and they were not surprised to learn that he risked his own life to stop a gunman who ope...
ISIS's No. 2 Fadhil Ahmad Al-Hayali Killed In US Airstrike, White House Says 
A US airstrike has killed the Islamic State's 'second in command', according to the White House. Fadhil Ahmad al-Hayali was killed in a strike while traveling near the Iraqi city of Mosul on Tuesday, ...
FBI: Key West Man Charged With Trying To Use Backpack Bomb In Terror Plot
In April, the FBI got a tip from someone who had received a Facebook friend request from a person by the name of “Almlak Benitez.” Benitez wrote that he wanted to recruit the “friend” for a U.S.-desig...
The disappeared: Chicago police detain Americans at abuse-laden 'black site'-The Guardian
Exclusive: Secret interrogation facility reveals creeping aspects of war on terror in US city as accounts describe shackling and brutality without basic rights
Senate report on CIA program details brutality, dishonesty - The Washington Post
An exhaustive five-year Senate investigation of the CIA’s secret interrogations of terrorism suspects renders a strikingly bleak verdict on a program launched in the aftermath of the Sept. 11, 2001, a...
Taliban Leader Mullah Mansour Killed In Airstrike, Taliban Source Says
Taliban leader Mullah Akhtar Mohammad Mansour died in an airstrike in Pakistan, sources within al Qaeda and the Taliban, reached through an intermediary by CNN, confirmed.
Kurdistan Islamist Conflict
The Kurdistan Islamist Conflict was a military conflict in Iraqi Kurdistan between the Islamist militant group Ansar al-Islam and the two main Kurdish parties; the Kurdish Democratic Party and the Pat...
Kurdistan Islamist Conflict - Wikipedia
Zachistka in Alkhan-Kala
The Alkhan-Kala operation was a week-long military cleansing operation (zachiska, Russian: зачистка) by the Russian special forces in Chechnya starting on 25 June 2001. Arbi Barayev, a Chechen ins...
Senate Intelligence Committee report on CIA torture
The Committee Study of the Central Intelligence Agency's Detention and Interrogation Program is a report compiled by the bipartisan United States Senate Select Committee on Intelligence (SSCI) about t...
Melbourne gangland killings
The Melbourne gangland killings were the murders in Melbourne, Victoria, Australia of 36 criminal figures or partners between 16 January 1998 and 13 August 2010. The murders were in a series of retrib...
Internal conflict in Peru
It has been estimated that nearly 70,000 people have died in the internal conflict in Peru that started in 1980, an ongoing conflict which is considered to have wound down by 2000 and violence erupted...
Internal conflict in Peru - Wikipedia
2007 timeline of the War in Somalia
The timeline of events in the War in Somalia during 2007 is set out below.
On January 1, Islamists abandoned their last stronghold in Kismayo. After their departure, looters took to the streets, b...
2007 timeline of the War in Somalia - Wikipedia