IS members threatened to attack cops
July 24, 2016
Police have detained a senior Islamic State (IS) member and 13 other suspected militants, and seized a ready-made Improvised Explosive Device (IED) meant for attacking Bukit Aman top brass.
EOD team competes in JAPTOY competition
July 21, 2016
Soldiers stationed in South Korea and Marines stationed in Okinawa, Japan, participated in the Explosive Ordnance Joint Asian Pacific Team of the Year Competition at Warrior Base, Paju, South Korea.
Recognition for Iraq and Middle East service
July 19, 2016
Defence Minister Gerry Brownlee says two New Zealand General Service Medals have been instituted to recognise service in Iraq and the greater Middle East since 2014.
EOD company conducts excavation range
July 19, 2016
Marines with Explosive Ordnance Disposal Company, 8th Engineer Support Battalion conducted an improvised explosive device excavation range at Camp Lejeune, North Carolina.
Boko Haram suicide bomber caught with hidden explosives July 18, 2016 Troops of 101 battalion, 7 division garrison, who were on foot patrol along with some members of the Civilian Joint Task Force (CJTF), on Sunday, July 17 intercepted a suspected male suicide bomber at Sabon Gari, Jidari, Borno state.
Security forces defuse IED northeast of Baghdad
July 17, 2016
A source in the Ministry of Interior informed that security forces defused an improvised explosive device near a garage, northeast of Baghdad. The forces also found a number of grenades in a waste container.
Pakistan: CTD recovers explosives, and arrests two militants in Swat
July 16, 2016
Counter Terrorism Department and local police foiled a major terror plot in Mankial Badoran area of Swat on Friday by recovering explosive material including an Improvised Explosive Device (IED) and other elements, enough to wreak havoc in the area, official sources said.
Five cops injured in Swat blast
July 13, 2016
As many as five policemen including a head constable were critically injured in an IED blast at Mankiyal area of tehsil Behrain in Swat.
Iraq to Employ New Bomb Detection Equipment
July, 13, 2016
Following recent deadly bombings that ripped through Baghdad, Iraq’s security forces are going to utilize new vehicles and devices to detect bombs and weapons.
Terror Attacks Reshape Turkish Defense-Spending Plans
July 6, 2016
A multitude of asymmetrical threats that have shattered Turkey’s homeland-security concept over the past year have forced the NATO ally into prioritizing its shorter-term defense spending in favor of anti-terror and anti-riot gear.