IDF playing war games, but with real Palestinians
GOC Central Command Maj. Gen. Nitzan Alon concluded nearly a decade in the West Bank this week. He had served in the territories since 2005, apart from a two-year break in which he established the int...
Yemen crisis: Chaos is security nightmare for US
The chaos in Yemen shows no sign of letting up and a looming showdown between Shia rebels and Sunni tribes will cause headaches in Washington, says the BBC's Frank Gardner.
Battle of Şırnak
The Battle of Şırnak was a major battle broke out in the city of Şırnak between Kurdish separatist rebels from the Kurdistan Workers' Party (PKK) and Turkish security forces from August 18 to August ...
Battle of Şırnak - Wikipedia
Operation Steel
Operation Steel (Turkish: Çelik Harekâtı) was a cross-border operation by the Turkish Armed Forces into northern Iraq between 20 March and 4 May 1995 against the Kurdistan Workers' Party (PKK).
Operation Steel - Wikipedia
Yemen crisis: Chaos is security nightmare for US
The chaos in Yemen shows no sign of letting up and a looming showdown between Shia rebels and Sunni tribes will cause headaches in Washington, says the BBC's Frank Gardner.
Savaş Buldan
Savaş Buldan (1964, Hakkâri-4 June 1994, Bolu) was a Turkish citizen of Kurdish descent involved in the Susurluk scandal. He was kidnapped and killed in June 1994.
He was born in Yüksekova to Şükr...
Lashkar-e-Taiba
Lashkar-e-Taiba (Urdu: لشکرطیبہ‎ [ˈləʃkər eː ˈt̪ɛːjbaː]; literally Army of the Good, translated as Army of the Righteous, or Army of the Pure) – also transliterated as Lashkar-i-Tayyaba, Las...
Harkat ul-Ansar
Harkat-ul-Mujahideen- al-Islami (Urdu: حرکت المجاہدین الاسلامی‎) (abbreviated HUM) is a Pakistan-based Islamic militant group operating primarily in Kashmir. The group have been considered ...
Operation Northern Iraq
Operation Northern Iraq (Turkish: Kuzey Irak Harekâtı) was a cross-border operation by the Turkish Armed Forces into North of Iraq between 5 October and 15 November 1992 against the Kurdistan Work...
Operation Northern Iraq - Wikipedia
October 2007 clashes in Hakkâri
The October 2007 clashes in Hakkari were a series of clashes between the Kurdistan Workers' Party and the Turkish Armed Forces.
On 7–8 October, the Kurdistan Workers' Party (PKK) killed 15 Turkish...
October 2007 clashes in Hakkâri - Wikipedia
Ansar al-Islam
Ansar al-Islam (Arabic: أنصار الإسلام‎ Anṣār al-Islām; Kurdish: ئەنسارولئیسلام Ensar ul-Îslam; "Helpers of Islam") was an insurgent group active in Iraq and Syria. It was established in ...
Ansar al-Islam - Wikipedia
Kurdistan Workers' Party
The Kurdistan Workers' Party, commonly referred to by its Kurdish acronym, PKK (Partiya Karkerên Kurdistani) is a Kurdish organization.From 1984 to 2013, PKK fought an armed struggle against the Turki...
Kurdistan Workers' Party - Wikipedia
Jaish-e-Mohammed
Jaish-e-Mohammed (Urdu: جيش محمد‎, literally "The Army of Muhammad", abbreviated as JeM; also transliterated Jaish-e-Muhammed, Jaish-e-Mohammad or Jaish-e-Muhammad) is an Islamist terrorist...
Jaish-e-Mohammed - Wikipedia
2008 Turkish incursion into northern Iraq
The 2008 Turkish incursion into northern Iraq, code-named Operation Sun (Turkish: Güneş Harekatı) by the Turkish Armed Forces, began on February 21, 2008, when the Turkish Army sent troops into no...
2008 Turkish incursion into northern Iraq - Wikipedia
Operation Hammer (1997)
Operation Hammer (Turkish: Çekiç Harekâtı) was a cross-border operation by the Turkish Armed Forces into northern Iraq between 12 May and 7 July 1997 against the Kurdistan Workers' Party (PKK).The...
Operation Hammer (1997) - Wikipedia
Hizbul Mujahideen
Hizb-ul-Mujahideen (Arabic: حزب المجاھدین‎, Ḥizb al-Mujāhidīn, meaning "Party of Holy Warriors" or "Party of Mujahideen"), founded by Ahsan Dar in 1985, is a Kashmiri separatist group design...
Hizbul Mujahideen - Wikipedia
Hamas
Hamas (Arabic: حماس‎ Ḥamās, an acronym of حركة المقاومة الاسلامية Ḥarakat al-Muqāwamah al-ʾIslāmiyyah Islamic Resistance Movement) is a Palestinian Islamic organization, with an associated ...
Hamas - Wikipedia
USS Cole bombing
The USS Cole bombing was a suicide attack against the United States Navy guided-missile destroyer USS Cole (DDG-67) on 12 October 2000, while it was harbored and being refueled in the Yemeni...
USS Cole bombing - Wikipedia
Kurdistan Freedom Falcons
The Kurdistan Freedom Falcons (Kurdish: Teyrênbazê Azadiya Kurdistan, TAK), also known as the Kurdistan Freedom Hawks, is a militant group that has committed attacks throughout Turkey, operating i...
Kurdistan Freedom Falcons - Wikipedia
Operation Dawn (1997)
Operation Dawn (Turkish: Şafak Harekâtı) was a cross-border operation by the Turkish Armed Forces into northern Iraq between 25 September and 15 October 1997 against the Kurdistan Workers' Party.<...
Operation Dawn (1997) - Wikipedia
Harkat-ul-Mujahideen
Harkat-ul-Mujahideen- al-Islami (Urdu: حرکت المجاہدین الاسلامی‎) (abbreviated HUM) is a Pakistan-based Islamic militant group operating primarily in Kashmir. The group have been considered ...
Harkat-ul-Jihad al-Islami
Harkat-ul-Jihad-al-Islami (Arabic: حركة الجهاد الإسلامي‎, Ḥarkat al-Jihād al-Islāmiyah, meaning "Islamic Jihad Movement", HuJI) is an Islamic fundamentalist organisation most active in South...
Fatah–Hamas conflict
The Fatah–Hamas conflict (Arabic: النزاع بين فتح وحماس‎ an-Nizāʿ bayna Fataḥ wa-Ḥamās), also referred to as the Palestinian Civil War (Arabic: الحرب الأهلية الفلسطينية‎ al-Ḥarb al...
Fatah–Hamas conflict - Wikipedia