Airstrike(Search results - 17)
World NewsJul 2, 2021, 7:13 PM IST
Coalition forces exit Bagram; Has Afghanistan been left to fend for itself?
The Bagram Air Base, located 50 km north of Kabul, served as the key base for US operation in the country as part of the 'War on Terror'. American forces fought long against the Taliban and its Al Qaeda allies using airstrikes and resupply missions from the airfield.
World NewsJun 28, 2021, 9:51 AM IST
US carries out airstrikes near Syria-Iraq border, kill 5 militia fighters
US strikes on eastern Syria near the border with Iraq killed at least five Iran-backed militia fighters, a war monitor reported on Monday.
World NewsMay 16, 2021, 10:59 AM IST
Israel PM Netanyahu says Gaza airstrikes will continue, Hamas Gaza chief's home bombed
Israel bombed the home of Hamas's chief in Gaza early on Sunday and the Islamist group fired rocket barrages at Tel Aviv as hostilities stretched into a seventh day with no sign of abating.
Middle EastMay 15, 2021, 8:48 PM IST
Israeli airstrike reduces building with media offices to rubble; calls it 'lawful military target'
According to Israeli Defence Forces, they had reportedly warned the tower's owner ahead of the strike. The IDF justified the airstrike on the al-Jalaa Tower in the Gaza Strip, stating that the building was housing "military intelligence assets" belonging to Hamas.
Middle EastMay 11, 2021, 8:54 PM IST
Israeli airstrikes hit Gaza, at least 26 killed in over two days
The Israeli Defence Forces claimed that they were operating in response to the attacks by striking terror targets and operatives in Gaza. So far, Israel has carried out at least 130 retaliatory airstrikes in the Palestinian coastal territory
DefenceFeb 27, 2021, 7:19 PM IST
Balakot Reminder: IAF makes long-range precision strike
The long-range precision strike was carried out by members of the same squadron who carried out the actual operations.
DefenceFeb 27, 2021, 7:02 PM IST
IAF chief's special sortie with squadron that bombed Balakot
Air Chief Marshal Bhadauria took off in the Mirage 2000 fighter aircraft to join the squadron that carried out the actual operation across the border in Balakot, for a sortie to commemorate the day.
Top StoriesFeb 26, 2021, 12:14 PM IST
Balakot airstrike anniversary today; India salutes IAF's courage
Hailing Indian Air Force for their exceptional courage, Defence Minister Rajnath Singh said, "I salute the exceptional courage and diligence of IAF. The success of Balakot strikes has shown India's strong will to act against terrorism. We are proud of our armed forces who keep India safe and secure."
Top StoriesJan 18, 2021, 2:08 PM IST
Imran Khan cites leaked WhatsApp chats, Arnab Goswami hits back
The 'WhatsApp chatgate' took a new turn with Pakistan Prime Minister Imran Khan targeting New Delhi while citing Republic TV Editor-in-Chief Arnab Goswami's remarks about the impending action on Pakistan in the aftermath of the Pulwama terror attack. On his part, Arnab Goswami clarified that India's intention to hit back at Pakistan after the Pulwama attacks was an officially-stated position.
Top StoriesJan 18, 2021, 9:07 AM IST
Arnab Goswami's leaked conversation on Balakot strike sparks India-Pakistan faceoff
Arnabgate or by whatever other names the leaked WhatsApp conversations of Republic TV Editor-in-Chief Arnab Goswami are known by has sparked off another round of diplomatic tussle between India and Pakistan, this time over the Pulwama terror attack and the Balakot airstrike.
IndiaJul 4, 2020, 1:52 PM IST
Balakot airstrikes: India’s reaction was appropriate, says former US NSA John Bolton
Former US National Security Advisor (NSA) John Bolton has said the Balakot airstrikes by IAF was a crisis well handled by the Indian side
IndiaFeb 7, 2020, 9:44 AM IST
27 terrorists being trained at Balakot for attack on India: Intel
The Balakot camp of terror group Jaish-e-Mohammed (JeM), targeted by the Indian Air Force with an air strike last February,has been active again and is currently training 27 terrorists, with the plan to use them to launch terror attacks in India, intelligence and counterterror operatives said
WORLDJan 8, 2020, 9:40 AM IST
Iran attacks US forces in Iraq; US President says ‘All is Well’ after retaliation
US President Donald Trump tweeted ‘All is Well’ after Iran launched retaliatory missiles at US bases in Iraq. Tensions rose amid USA and Iran following the killing of senior Iranian general Qassem Soleimani in a US airstrike last week.
WORLDJan 3, 2020, 11:13 AM IST
Pentagon confirms killing of Quds Force chief at President Donald Trump's 'directions'
Besides Soleimani, Iraqi militia commander Abu Mahdi al-Muhandis was also killed in the US airstrike at Baghdad's international airport, reported Iraqi officials and state television.