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Pakistan test-fired a nuclear-capable ballistic missile Wednesday, just days after archrival India tested its own long-range missile.
The intensifying conflict between Sudan and South Sudan is threatening to drag in neighboring countries and undermine regional security and economic interests.
Iran is recruiting a hacker army to target the U.S. power grid, water systems and other vital infrastructure for cyberattack in a future confrontation with the United States, security specialists will warn Congress Thursday.
For Ugandan soldiers tasked with catching Joseph Kony, the real threat is not the elusive Central African warlord and his brutal gang.
Yemeni government troops fought their way into the center of an al-Qaeda-held city in the lawless south after a fierce, six-hour battle that ended early Tuesday, military officials said.
The head of the U.S. Africa Command has warned against the threats to stability in Africa from militant groups and proliferating weapons.
As of Tuesday, at least 1,812 members of the U.S. military have died in Afghanistan as a result of the U.S.-led invasion that began in late 2001, according to an Associated Press count.
FBI Director Robert S. Mueller III held talks Tuesday with Yemen's new president on the fight against al Qaeda militants in the impoverished Arab nation, an official said.
America and Afghanistan are in the middle of a lengthy break-up, but they say they want to stay friends. After 18 months of contentious negotiations, the two countries announced Sunday that a deal was close on establishing an "enduring strategic partnership."