US, South Korea to Cancel Military DrillsThe US and South Korea will probably suspend their “large-scale” military drills this week as part of concession to North Korea in exchange for Pyongyang’s promise to denuclearize, news agency Yonhap said on Sunday.
Yemeni Forces Target Saudi Mercenaries in Hudaydah, Kill DozensYemeni army forces have fired a ballistic missile at a position of pro-Saudi militiamen loyal to refugee Yemeni president Abd Rabbuh Mansur Hadi, killing dozens of the mercenaries and injuring several others in the country’s western coastal province of Hudaydah.
At least five Afghan police officers were killed and 26 others were injured after Taliban militants launched an attack on police headquarters of Moqur district of southeastern Ghazni Province on Tuesday, the first day of a ceasefire declared by the government.
Britain is Planning to substantially increase the number of its troops in Afghanistan following pressures by US President Donald Trump for NATO members to "pay their fair share" for the US-led military alliance, The Times reported Friday.
At least nine people have been killed and over 30 wounded in Afghanistan’s Jalalabad after militants attacked the eastern city’s the Custom’s Finance Department on Sunday afternoon, Tolo News reported.
At least 17 people have been killed and 32 others injured on Sunday by an explosion at a mosque in eastern Afghan province of Khost that was used as a voter registration centre, in the latest attack on preparations for long-delayed parliamentary elections.
US government’s top watchdog on Afghanistan said on Tuesday the number of Afghan security forces decreased by nearly 11 percent in the past year, indicating deteriorating security condition in the war-torn country despite US-led NATO’s military presence.