An alleged Canadian ISIS fighter, Mohammed Abdullah Mohammed, is seen in a video describing his capture by Syrian Democratic Forces. Mohammed, a former resident of Toronto, says he had been in Syria since 2013.
Video shows the tail end of a firefight in Afghanistan from the helmet cam of a MK14 gunner. Combat had already been going on for 15-20 minutes but unfortunately the camera didn't turn on until this time.
Portuguese peacekeepers battled for five hours to protect civilians and restore order after militants killed two police officers in the Central African Republic town of Bambari ahead of a scheduled visit by the country’s president on Thursday, January 10.
The attack came a day after President Faustin-Archange Touadera announced that the government would meet armed groups in African Union-brokered peace talks in Khartoum.
Members of the Union for Peace in the Central African Republic (UPC) ex-Seleka militia and their allies carried out “various attacks” in the town early Thursday, a government statement said.
“Two policemen were killed and another was wounded,” Communications Minister Ange-Maxime Kazagui told AFP.
At least one civilian has been killed and nearly two dozen others sustained injuries after a car bomb blast struck near a medical center in Syria’s northwestern province of Aleppo.
Local sources, requesting not to be named, said the incident occurred on Wednesday afternoon in the city of Azaz, roughly 32 kilometers (20 miles) northwest of Aleppo, killing a 10-year-old girl and wounding 20 others.
A health official said the death toll may rise as some of the injured were in critical condition.
(19 Dec 2018) An AP investigation has found that thousands of children have been recruited by Yemen’s Houthi rebels to fight in the country’s civil war. Boys describe being thrown into the heat of battle, amid bombardment and airstrikes, watching friends die.
US Air Force Convoy gets ambushed by the Taliban.
Helmet cam footage of firefight in Afghanistan with close air support an A-10 Thunderbolt II and mortar fire.
The A-10 Thunderbolt II strikes Taliban positions with its 30mm GAU-8 Avenger cannon.
A Daesh fighter films his own death during an assault on Kurdish YPG/SDF positions reportedly north of Raqqa, Syria. The video, taken from the Purple Olive twitter feed, merely suggests the time and place the video was recorded, but cannot be confirmed.