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International

Thailand risks losing 200,000 visitors after attacks – Deep south hit by fresh blasts

NARATHIWAT, Thailand, Aug 15, (Agencies): Fresh explosions rocked Thailand’s deep south seriously wounding one soldier on Monday, days after a spate of bomb and arson …

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Jailed Egypt photographer says he’s been ‘forgotten’ – ‘Despair … powerless’

CAIRO, Aug 15, (AFP): Shouting to make himself heard from the soundproof glass dock during a break in his trial, Egyptian photographer Mahmoud Abdel Shakour …

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Modi, in address, chides Pakistan – Gunmen attack police station in Kashmir

NEW DELHI, Aug 15, (RTRS): Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi took aim at supporters of “terrorism” in his Independence Day speech on Monday, ratcheting up …

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Jews expelled from Jerusalem site – 7 detained by police

JERUSALEM, Aug 14, (AFP): Hundreds of Jews visited Jerusalem’s Al-Aqsa Mosque compound on Tisha B’av, a religious day of mourning, with several expelled for praying, …

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Muslim cleric, associate shot to death – NY police search for suspect

NEW YORK, Aug 14, (Agencies): A Muslim cleric and an associate were fatally shot by a lone gunman on Saturday while walking together following afternoon …

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New Boko Haram video of Chibok girls – ‘Some abducted Nigerian schoolgirls dead in air strikes’

KANO, Nigeria, Aug 14, (AFP): Boko Haram on Sunday released a new video purportedly showing some of the Nigerian schoolgirls kidnapped by the jihadist group …

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Video proves Clinton suffering seizures?

I’ve never been part of a conspiracy theory. Now, video of my surprised facial expression has become Exhibit A in the latest unfounded speculation about …

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ISIS chief for Afghanistan and Pakistan killed in US airstrike

PESHAWAR, Pakistan/ WASHINGTON, Aug 13, (RTRS): The leader of Islamic State’s branch in Afghanistan and Pakistan was killed in a US drone strike on July …

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Man gets life for killing Saudi – Found guilty of first degree murder

LOS ANGELES, Aug 13, (RTRS): A Southern California man was sentenced on Friday to life in prison for fatally stabbing an engineering student from Saudia …

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KUWAIT CONDEMNS THAILAND BOMBINGS – Four killed in tourist blasts

HUA HIN, Thailand, Aug 12, (Agencies): A series of blasts hit three of the most popular tourist resorts as well as towns in southern Thailand …

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