CONFLICT

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  • Alqaeeda commander 2018-12-23 22:17

    Al-Qaeda commander killed in Kashmir

    In a significant boost to Indian government’s counter-insurgency operations in the conflict-torn Kashmir valley, six militants were killed in an encounter on Saturday.

  • Mona Hossaini 2018/08/28

    By Mona Hossaini

    Women's critical role in Afghan peace process

    TEHRAN - The contemporary history of the South Asian region nearly always had a substantial component of conflict. Some examples include the India-Pakistan conflict over Kashmir that has been ongoing since 1947; the 1971 Bangladesh liberation war; civil war and rise of insurgency and conflict in Nepal; and the ethnic conflict and insurgency in Sri Lanka, among others.

  • Kashmir 2018-07-05 13:14

    In Kashmir, 74% increase in disabilities in 3 years due to conflict

    In three years – between 2015 and 2017 – when the BJP-PDP coalition government was in place in Jammu & Kashmir, 31,085 people were certified as disabled in different districts, marking 74 percent jump from 17,898 people in three preceding years, according to a report published by India Spend, a data-driven, public-interest news website.

  • World Refugee Day 2017-06-20 14:49

    World Refugee Day commemorates strength, courage, and perseverance of refugees

    June 20 is the day the world commemorates the strength, courage, and perseverance of millions of refugees. Held every year, World Refugee Day also marks a key moment for the public to show support for families forced to flee.

  • U.S. 2017-02-28 00:45

    By Frida Ghitis

    Who, exactly, is running U.S. foreign policy?

    Not a day goes by in the Netherlands without President Donald Trump making news. If you're an American traveling overseas, you have likely been buttonholed by locals asking you to explain what is going on with the new administration.

  • Iraq 2017-02-27 02:59

    By Omar Sattar

    Families of ISIL members evicted from liberated areas in Iraq

    Iraqi Prime Minister Haider al-Abadi said Feb. 22 that his government is ready to start the implementation of national reconciliation in the very near future. The plan includes returning the displaced families to their hometowns and building an inclusive political and social setting in the liberated areas.

  • Famine 2017-02-25 03:49

    Sitting by as disaster unfolds

    Millions face starvation, but the world is turning away. We are too late to prevent this severe food crisis – but we can and must act now to save lives

  • Hezbollah supporters participate in Badreddine’s funeral in Beirut 2016-05-14 11:36

    Hezbollah supporters participate in Badreddine’s funeral in Beirut

    Loyalists of Hezbollah resistance group carry the coffin of Mustafa Badreddine, a top Hezbollah commander who was martyred in an attack in Syria, during his funeral in the Ghobeiry neighborhood of southern Beirut on May 13. / AFP