News – September 2022


  • Nigeria: Terrorists kill two soldiers, injure others in ambush

    September 1, 2022

    Two soldiers were killed while four others sustained injuries on Wednesday, after a gang of terrorists ambushed troops from the 32 Battalion of the Nigerian Army in Katsina. A lieutenant is also still missing after the ambush. Residents of Shimfida, where the attack took place told PREMIUM TIMES that many terrorists were also killed in the firefight ...

  • Pakistan: Kalat hit by IED blast

    September 1, 2022

    At a time when Balochistan is reeling from floods caused by torrential monsoon rains, militants detonated an improvised explosive device at the working site of Pakistan Petroleum Limited on the outskirts of Kalat, killing one local employee and inflicting injuries on another, on Wednesday. The attack by unidentified men came on a day when a moderate ...

  • Nigeria: Troops Kill 2 IPOB Members, Recover IEDs In Imo Community

    September 1, 2022

    The Nigerian Army has said that Troops of 82 Division Enugu, in collaboration with other services on Tuesday, August 30, 2022, killed two members of the proscribed Indigenous People of Biafra (IPOB) and its militant wing, Eastern Security Network (ESN) along Eke Ututu – Ihitte Nansa Road in Orsu local government area of Imo State The ...

  • U.S., Philippines Conduct Training On Chemical, Biological, Radioactive, And Nuclear Threat Response

    September 1, 2022

    The United States government, through the Defense Threat Reduction Agency (DTRA), partnered with the Bureau of Fire Protection (BFP) and the Southern Philippines Medical Center (SPMC) to train Filipino emergency personnel on how to respond to chemical, biological, radioactive, and nuclear (CBRN) incidents. More than 25 BFP officers and SPMC medical personnel participated in training courses ...

  • Chinese peacekeepers to Lebanon obtains UN mine clearance and EOD certifications

    September 1, 2022

    On August 30, 62 members of the 21st Chinese peacekeeping multi-purpose engineer contingent to Lebanon passed the assessment conducted by the United Nations Mine Action Service (UNMAS) in just one try and obtained the certifications for mine clearance and explosive ordnance disposal (EOD) qualifications. The qualification assessment covers more than 30 items in 13 subjects concerning ...