Airstrikes

11 dead as coalition strikes Yemen after Abu Dhabi attack: Witness, medics

This comes after Yemen's Iran-backed Huthi rebels claimed a drone and missile attack on the UAE capital Abu Dhabi which killed three people and wounded six.

published on : 18th January 2022

Egypt pushes for calm after flare-up in Gaza hostilities

The Egyptian efforts came a day after Hamas militants launched rockets into the Mediterranean Sea off central Israel, prompting Israel to carry out airstrikes on militant positions in Gaza.

published on : 2nd January 2022

Yemen officials: Saudi airstrike kills 12 troops by mistake

 In 2015, the Saudi-led coalition intervened to halt the rebels and restore the internationally recognized government to power, but the war has slogged creating the world’s worst humanitarian crisis.

published on : 31st December 2021

Myanmar army airstrikes send hundreds fleeing into Thailand

Government troops reportedly seized 30-60 people associated with the organized opposition to the military government, including at least one elected lawmaker from Suu Kyi’s party.

published on : 24th December 2021

Israeli airstrike on central Syria leaves 2 dead, 7 wounded

Israel has staged hundreds of strikes on targets inside government-controlled Syria over the years but rarely acknowledges or discusses such operations.

published on : 24th November 2021

Ethiopia launches airstrike on Tigray's 'western front'

The strikes coincide with ramped-up fighting in Amhara region, south of Tigray.

published on : 24th October 2021

Israel strikes Gaza after border clashes

Israeli troops fired at Palestinian protesters who gathered near the Gaza border wall, the army and Palestinian witnesses said.

published on : 22nd August 2021

Airstrikes in south Afghanistan hit clinic, school: Official

A Defense Ministry statement confirmed that airstrikes were carried out in parts of the city of Lashkar Gah.

published on : 8th August 2021

Airstrikes pummel Taliban in south; insurgents gain in north

Residents in Lashkar Gah reported heavy bombing near the government radio and television station, which is under Taliban control.

published on : 5th August 2021

Israel launches airstrikes on Lebanon in response to rockets

The army said in a statement that jets struck the launch sites from which rockets had been fired over the previous day, as well as an additional target used to attack Israel in the past.

published on : 5th August 2021

Israel unleashes strikes after vowing to press on in Gaza

The latest strikes came after Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu pushed back against US pressure to wind down the offensive against Gaza's militant Hamas rulers.

published on : 20th May 2021

Gaza's health system buckling under repeated wars, blockade by Israel

Two of Gaza's most prominent doctors, including the No. 2 in Gaza's coronavirus task force, were killed when their homes were destroyed during barrages since fighting between Hamas and Israel erupted.

published on : 20th May 2021

Israeli airstrikes kill 6, level large family home in Gaza

The Israeli military said it struck militant targets around the towns of Khan Younis and Rafah, with 52 aircraft hitting 40 underground targets over a period of 25 minutes.

published on : 19th May 2021

Indian journalist bodies condemn Israeli airstrike on Gaza building housing AP, Al Jazeera offices

It also demanded that the Israeli government give "a detailed justification" of the decision-making behind this attack "along with evidentiary proof".

published on : 16th May 2021

Beset by virus, Gaza's hospitals now struggle with wounded

Doctors across the crowded coastal enclave are now reallocating intensive care unit beds and scrambling to keep up with a very different health crisis.

published on : 14th May 2021
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