#Air Attack

.Syria
22 people are reportedly killed in the attack(Photo Credit: Representative Image/Unsplash)

  • The US carried air-strikes on Syria to target Iranian-linked groups
  • According to reports, 22 Iraqi fighters have been killed in the attack
  • The attack by the US came after a US military complex was attacked in Iraq a few days back

.Washington D.C., DC, USA
US President Donald Trump had on December 4 announced withdrawal of troops from Somalia. (Photo credit: AP / PTI)

  • US launched air strikes against Al-Shabaab targets in Somalia
  • The strikes came days after it announced withdrawal of troops from the African nation
  • The US has troops depoyed in Somalia since around 2000, to fight off militant group Al-Shabaab

.Ghazni, Afghanistan
The insurgents have launched near daily attacks against Afghan forces. (Representational/Photo credit: AP/PTI)

  • Waziristani was a Taliban militant from the Pakistani border region of Waziristan
  • The attack, which he masterminded, was one of the deadliest in months targeting government forces
  • Health officials in Ghazni said 30 people died in Sunday's attack