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26 July 2015 Military News

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Current Operations

  • Airstrikes Continue Against ISIL Terrorists in Syria, Iraq AFPS 26 Jul 2015 -- Coalition military forces continued to attack Islamic State of Iraq and the Levant terrorists in Syria and Iraq, Combined Joint Task Force Operation Inherent Resolve officials reported today.
  • Taliban Seizes Key Afghan Military Base VOA 26 Jul 2015 -- Authorities in northeastern Afghanistan confirmed Sunday that the Taliban had captured a key military base in overnight clashes after more than 100 Afghan security forces surrendered to the insurgents.

Defense Policy / Programs

Defense Industry

Other Conflicts

News Reports

  • Rouhani: Nation's decision to sign nuclear deal precise IRNA 26 Jul 2015 -- Labeling Iran as a threat for international security was in world powers' agenda, but nation's precise decision to sign nuclear deal annulled that decision and return of hazard atmosphere to Iran is impossible, said President Hassan Rouhani on Sunday.
  • Opposition Politicians Accuse Erdogan of Whipping up War Fever VOA 26 Jul 2015 -- Spurred by last week's jihadist suicide bombing in southern Turkey, the government of President Recep Tayyip Erdogan has started to assume the kind of front-line role Washington has been urging on it for months. But Turkish airstrikes since the bombing have been as focused on Turkey's outlawed Kurdistan Workers' Party (PKK) as on Islamic extremists, say opposition politicians.
  • Kim Jong Un extends respect to Chinese volunteer army People's Daily 26 Jul 2015 -- Top leader Kim Jong Un of the Democratic People's Republic of Korea (DPRK) on Saturday paid tribute to the Chinese People's Volunteer Army (CPVA) for its role in his country's liberation, official media reported Sunday.
  • Obama: National Unity, Human Rights Key to Kenya's Success VOA 26 Jul 2015 -- President Barack Obama has arrived in Ethiopia for two days of talks focused on terrorism, human rights and the civil war in South Sudan.
  • Ethiopia Excited But Cautious Over Obama Visit VOA 26 Jul 2015 -- Ethiopia did not roll out the red carpet when a little-known U.S. senator decided, in 2006, to visit a flood-stricken rural town and pledged to lobby for aid from the U.S. military.
  • Burundi Group Rejects Nkurunziza to Head Unity Government VOA 26 Jul 2015 -- The chief executive officer of the Forum for Strengthening the Civil Society (FORSC) in Burundi says President Pierre Nkurunziza should not be part of any unity government.



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