Pregnant woman dies after getting hit by butt of soldier’s gun in Warri

A pregnant woman hit with the bayonet of a rifle by an angry soldier died this morning at Effurun, Uvwie Local Government Area in Delta State. The incident happened at 7.45 am at a military checkpoint on Jakpa Junction, causing an irate mob to set a military vehicle ablaze. The soldiers on duty at the… Read More Pregnant woman dies after getting hit by butt of soldier’s gun in Warri

Seventeen Yemeni soldiers executed by al-Qaeda militants

Suspected al Qaeda militants in southern Yemen seized and executed 17 soldiers loyal to President Abd-Rabbu Mansour Hadi on Saturday, local officials and residents said. The soldiers were detained while travelling from the southern port of Aden to al-Mahra province in eastern Yemen via Ahwar, a city in Abyan province under al Qaeda control. The… Read More Seventeen Yemeni soldiers executed by al-Qaeda militants

Israeli soldier accidentally shot dead by fellow soldier

An Israeli military reserve officer has been shot dead, apparently by a fellow soldier, during an attack by a Palestinian in the occupied West Bank. The military said the soldier opened fire as the Palestinian man attempted to stab Capt Eliav Gelman at Gush Etzion Junction. An initial investigation suggested Capt Gelman was fatally wounded… Read More Israeli soldier accidentally shot dead by fellow soldier

Soldier, 6 others killed in fresh Boko Haram attacks in Borno

Seven persons including a soldier, were killed in both Bam and Gajigana villages of Biu and Magumeri Local Government Areas of Borno State. In the two attacks, while unspecified numbers of teenage girls were abducted in Bam Village, scores of people were injured in Gajigana village after insurgents set ablaze shops and houses without confrontation.… Read More Soldier, 6 others killed in fresh Boko Haram attacks in Borno