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IS weakened, but launches attacks

BAGHDAD, March 20, (Agencies): After months of losing ground in Iraq and Syria, the Islamic State group is showing signs of wear and tear, and …

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Kenya army kills 34 Shebab militants in southern Somalia

MOGADISHU, March 20 (Reuters) – Kenyan troops killed 34 al Shebab militants in two separate incidents on Saturday and Sunday in Somalia and two of …

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Heist exposes Philippine dirty money secrets – FBI to assist Bangladesh with probe

DHAKA, March 20, (Agencies): The FBI has agreed to help Bangladesh investigate an audacious $81 million theft from the nation’s foreign reserves, authorities said Sunday, …

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HH THE AMIR CONDOLES UAE, PUTIN – Heavy winds as Dubai plane crashes in Russia, killing 62

MOSCOW, March 19, (Agencies): A Dubai airliner with 62 people on board nosedived and exploded in a giant fireball early Saturday while trying to land …

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Suicide blast in Istanbul kills 5, one Kuwaiti among 36 ‘injured’ – Amir offers condolence to Turkish president

KUWAIT CITY, March 19, (Agencies): His Highness the Amir Sheikh Sabah Al-Ahmad Al-Jaber Al-Sabah on Saturday sent a cable of condolence to Turkish President Recep …

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‘IS expanding global reach through social media’ – Virginia man pleads guilty to trying to join DAESH

FRESNO, California, March 19, (Agencies): Law enforcement officials believe the San Bernardino massacre and a stabbing attack on a California college campus were done by …

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89 Boko Haram suspects to die

AOUNDÉ, March 19, (AFP): Cameroon has condemned 89 suspected Boko Haram operatives to death for “terrorism” since the start of 2015, a judicial source said …

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SUSPECT WOUNDED IN BRUSSELS MOLENBEEK RAID – Paris attack fugitive Abdeslam caught

BRUSSELS, March 18, (Agencies): Belgian Prime Minister Charles Michel confirmed three suspects had been detained on Friday following a police raid the Molenbeek district of …

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Protesters mark 1 year since killing of Afghan woman

KABUL, March 18, (AFP): Wearing masks bearing an impression of her bloodied face, dozens of Afghans protested in Kabul Thursday to demand justice for a …

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IS-linked man gets over 22 yrs jail

WASHINGTON, March 18, (Agencies): A New York state resident was sentenced on Thursday to 22-1/2 years in prison for trying to recruit fi ghters to …

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