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Explained: Why Turkey wants a military assault on Syrian Kurds
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A Turkish military operation against Syrian Kurdish territory could unleash instability, displacement and intense fighting. The Kurds are warning of ethnic cleansing and all-out war.
Russia sends state-of-the-art air defense system to Serbia
Moscow has raised suspicions in Brussels with the deployment of two anti-aircraft systems to Serbia for a joint military drill. Belgrade is pursuing closer NATO and EU links while maintaining longtime ties with Russia.
Syria moves troops toward Turkish offensive
The Syrian military has mobilized soldiers toward the north of the country to face the Turkish incursion. France is taking measures to ensure the safety of its military and civilian personnel in the war-torn region.
Slain soldiers: Buhari orders military to settle deceased families
President Muhammadu Buhari has asked the Nigerian military to immediately commences the payment of all entitlements of soldiers killed by Boko Haram insurgents in the North-East.
Sudan swears in new Cabinet, first since al-Bashir ouster
Sudan's military dashed initial hopes of democracy when it seized power following the ouster of autocratic ruler Omar al-Bashir in April. But a new Cabinet means representative rule remains within reach.
Russia's nuclear-powered cruise missile, fact or fiction?
An explosion at a Russian military facility caused a spike in radiation levels. Some believe the incident occurred during the test of a new nuclear-powered cruise missile. What do we know about this weapon?
Germany: Bundeswehr grounds 'Tiger' helicopters due to technical fault
The German military has suspended all flights involving the aircraft. The grounding comes on the heels of two fatal incidents involving faulty German military aircraft in the past two months.
Li Peng: Former Chinese premier dies at 90
Former Chinese Premier Li Peng has died in Beijing. He was best known for leading the violent military crackdown on pro-democracy protesters at Tiananmen Square.
In Sudan, protesters log victory but military still calls the shots
The Sudanese military and civilian opposition have agreed on democratic elections in three years' time. Meanwhile, they're supposed to share power in a council. But will they? And can they without more violence?
Ethiopia holds memorial for slain army chief
Ethiopia paid tribute on Tuesday to its military chief of staff who was one of five killed in a failed coup attempt in Amhara state.
Exotic, military, colour-rich Valentino menswear struts its stuff at Paris Fashion Week
Italian fashion house Valentino offered a travelling experience, an "exotic utopia" in its ready-to-wear 2020 men's collection presented in Paris.
Sudan's military rulers say several coup attempts thwarted
Sudan's military rulers said on Thursday they had thwarted several coup attempts and that some officers had been arrested over the deadly dispersal of protesters at a sit-in in Khartoum earlier this month.