Nepal Army helicopter crashes in Muktinath, both pilots killed

Nepal Army helicopter crashes in Muktinath, both pilots killed

Nepal Army Nepal’s Home Ministry has clarified that the cargo helicopter which crashed in Muktinath was of Makalu Air, which had been requisitioned by the Army to carry goods.  Let’s block ads! (Why?) Zee News :World fmsmnewsFMSMNews.com is a news aggregator and opinions blog. We aim to showcase news from various Alternative News Outlets to […]

Pakistan Army convenes national security meet over 'misleading statement' on 26/11 Mumbai terror attacks

Pakistan Army convenes national security meet over 'misleading statement' on 26/11 Mumbai terror attacks

Just days after former Pakistan prime minister Nawaz Sharif triggered a controversy with his statement on 2008 Mumbai terror attacks, the Pakistani Army has convened a meeting of National Security Committee. An announcement in this regard was made on microblogging site Twitter by the Pakistani Army. Pakistan Armed Forces official spokesperson Major General Asif Ghafoor […]

How an Army of Trolls Protects Guatemala’s Corrupt Elite

How an Army of Trolls Protects Guatemala’s Corrupt Elite

At 6:02 a.m. on August 27, 2017, the president of Guatemala, Jimmy Morales, uploaded a video statement to Twitter declaring the former Colombian judge Iván Velásquez a persona non grata and ordering his expulsion from the country. Velásquez is investigating corruption on behalf of a United Nations-backed commission in Guatemala, and had recently moved to […]

Eastern Ghouta: Syrian army splits enclave in three, reports say

Eastern Ghouta: Syrian army splits enclave in three, reports say

The Syrian army has made a significant advance in its effort to take rebel-held Eastern Ghouta, reports say. Troops have cut off the biggest town in the region, Douma, and isolated another, conflict monitors the Syrian Observatory for Human Rights said. The advance would effectively split the region into three parts. The Syrian government began […]

Rohingya rebels ambush in Rakhine wounds 3: Myanmar army

Rohingya rebels ambush in Rakhine wounds 3: Myanmar army

Yangon division: Two Myanmar security officers and a driver were wounded by Rohingya rebels who ambushed their vehicle in northern Rakhine state, the army said Saturday, the first apparent insurgent attack to hit the violence-scarred region in weeks. Rakhine was plunged into crisis last August after a series of militant raids that killed at least […]

Africa’s giraffes are being slaughtered by Joseph Kony’s army

Africa’s giraffes are being slaughtered by Joseph Kony’s army

A member of the Lord’s Resistance ArmyPetterik Wiggers/Panos Pictures Joseph Kony and his notorious Lord’s Resistance Army haven’t gone away since US and Ugandan troops ended their campaign to capture him earlier this year. They have decamped to a politically unstable belt of countries near Uganda, where they and other lawless militias are now decimating […]

Pope Francis lands in Myanmar, set to meet army chief

Pope Francis lands in Myanmar, set to meet army chief

Naypyidaw: Min Aung Hlaing, the man accused of overseeing a brutal campaign to drive out the country`s Rohingya Muslim minority. The 80-year-old pontiff, the first to travel to Myanmar, was welcomed at the airport by children from different minority groups in bright, bejewelled clothes, who gave him flowers and received a papal embrace in return. […]

Deir al-Zour: Syrian army retakes IS-held city as Iraqis also advance

Deir al-Zour: Syrian army retakes IS-held city as Iraqis also advance

Media playback is unsupported on your device The Syrian army has retaken Deir al-Zour, the last major stronghold of so-called Islamic State (IS) in Syria, state TV says. Other reports said the Syrian army and its allies were clearing the last pockets of resistance from IS. IS had held most of the city since 2014. […]

15 Afghan army trainees killed in Kabul suicide attack: Defence Ministry

15 Afghan army trainees killed in Kabul suicide attack: Defence Ministry

A suicide bomber killed 15 Afghan army trainees as they were leaving their base in Kabul on Saturday, the defence ministry said, in the latest deadly attack in the capital. AFP| Last Updated: Oct 21, 2017, 18:17 PM IST Afghan men cry near the grave of a victim who died during Friday night’s suicide attack […]