KP- Afghan soldier open fire on Lithuanian troops, injures 2
According to local authorities in western Ghor province of Afghanistan, at least two NATO-led coalition security forces were injured after an Afghan security service member opened fire on them. The officials further added, the incident took place on Tuesday in Cheghcharan city.
DR Congo: UN peacekeepers protect civilians after fighting in Kitchanga
United Nations peacekeepers in the Democratic Republic of the Congo (DRC) have provided protection to some 1,500 civilians after renewed clashes between national forces and an armed group, a spokesperson for the world body said today.
Taking up post, head of joint UN-African mission in Darfur affirms priority of peace
The new head of the African Union-United Nations Mission in Darfur (UNAMID) today affirmed that bringing to fruition the negotiated peace process for the troubled region is crucial for the well-being of its people, as he arrived in Sudan to take up his post.
modoracle- Royal Marines Leave Afghanistan
The last full Royal Marines commando group to serve in Afghanistan on Operation Herrick is returning to the UK. The end of 40 Commando’s tour marks the end of more than a decade of Royal Marines deployments in the country.
World can learn from San Marino's democratic system, says UN chief
Countries around the world have much to learn from San Marino's democratic system, Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon said today, lauding the European nation's efforts to strengthen its Government while listening to the demands of its citizens.
Senior UN official urges confidence-building measures to counter global insecurity
The United Nations disarmament chief today urged Member States to build confidence and trust with each other by establishing and strengthening global norms on disarmament issues related to nuclear weapons and conventional arms, including by continuing negotiations on a global arms trade treaty.
TOLONews- 4 Afghan Police Killed in Nimruz Blast
Four Afghan police officers have been killed and two more officers injured in a roadside bomb blast in south-western Nimruz province, local officials said Wednesday. The incident took place Tuesday in Zarang, the capital of the province, when a police vehicle struck an improvised explosive device (IED) in the road, police said.
Coalition Casualty Count: OEF/Afghanistan News
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