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International

Lebanon arrests 11 people over Beirut bombings

BEIRUT, Nov 16, (AFP): Lebanon has arrested 11 people, mostly Syrians, over last week’s Beirut bombings that killed 44 people, an attack whose original target …

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Belgian jihadi mastermind of Paris attacks – ‘Once a happy-go-lucky student’

BRUSSELS, Nov 16, (AP): Once a happy-go-lucky student at one of Brussels’ most prestigious high schools, Saint-Pierre d’Uccle, Abdelhamid Abaaoud morphed into Belgium’s most notorious …

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Brothers, Belgium…1 on-the-run, arrests as France pursues probe

PARIS, Nov 15, (AFP): Belgium issued an international arrest warrant Sunday for one of three brothers linked to the brutal attacks in Paris that killed …

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Four Islamic State fighters shot dead by Turkish soldiers: media – UK jihadist may have planned Paris style attack in Islamabad

ANKARA, Nov 15, (Agencies): Turkish soldiers killed four Islamic State fighters after they came under fire from the militants along Turkey’s Syria border, local media …

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F-15 kills head of IS Libya – Suspect in beheading of Coptics

WASHINGTON, Nov 15, (AFP): An F-15 fighter jet strike killed the head of the Islamic State group in Libya, the Pentagon said Saturday, in another …

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Nusra kills IS-linked commander – Saudi to continue to support rebels if Assad doesn’t leave

BEIRUT, Nov 15, (Agencies): The leader of a militant Syrian faction that had pledged allegiance to the Islamic State group was killed Sunday in a …

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DAESH CLAIMS PARIS CARNAGE…129 DEAD – France at war

PARIS, Nov 14, (Agencies): An angry President Francois Hollande on Saturday promised a “merciless” response to a wave of attacks by gunmen and bombers that …

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US confident ‘Jihadi John’ killed

WASHINGTON, Nov 14, (Agencies): The US military said Friday it was “reasonably certain” that the Islamic State executioner “Jihadi John” was killed in a drone …

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Britain threat level at ‘severe’

LONDON, Nov 14, (Agencies): Prime Minister David Cameron said on Saturday the threat to Britain remained “severe” after the Paris attacks, as a terminal at …

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Paris attacks evoke dark memories – ‘It had psychological effect on each, every Mumbaikar’

Paris attacks evoke dark memories MUMBAI, Nov 14, (AFP): For residents of the bustling Indian city of Mumbai, the horrific attacks in Paris on Friday …

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