Official: Fifth militant killed by security forces at Indian airbase

Security forces have killed a fifth militant at a northern Indian airbase after a group of insurgents stormed the facility.

"We have been able to eliminate the fifth terrorist. Combing and search operations are continuing," Major General Dushant Singh from the National Security Guard tells reporters, declining to answer questions on the sixth militant still believed to be in the complex.

Last update: Mon, 04/01/2016 - 13:52
Author: 

Related

More from World

Mexican drug baron 'El Chapo' pleads 'not guilty' in US court

The world's most notorious drug kingpin, Joaquin "El Chapo" Guzman, pleaded not guilty in a New York court Friday to...

95 arrested as Trump's inauguration draws thousands of protesters

Police in Washington arrested 95 people on Friday after thousands of protesters marched down the streets of the US...

NATO a boon to US and Europe, Stoltenberg tells Trump

NATO is "as good for the United States as it is for Europe," said Jens Stoltenberg, the alliance's secretary general...

Trump vows to return power to the people in inaugural speech

US President Donald Trump on Friday vowed to take power away from Washington bureaucrats and politicians and give...

Donald Trump sworn in as US president

Donald Trump takes the oath of office and is sworn in as the 45th US president in a ceremony at the US Capitol.