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Saturday , September 23 2023

International

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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Musharraf leaves for Dubai after ban lifted

KARACHI, March 18, (AFP): Pakistan’s former military ruler Pervez Musharraf, who faces charges of treason and murder, left the country early Friday for what his …

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KUWAIT SUPPLIES BASES, INTELLIGENCE, MONEY TO COMBAT I.S. – We’re not free-riders, US told

KUWAIT CITY, March 17, (RTRS): Kuwait is not a “free-rider” in US-led campaigns against terrorism and other threats, a senior Kuwaiti security official said on …

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30 Shebab rebels killed in two Somalia ‘clashes’: KDF – Cameroon soldiers kill 20 Boko Haram fighters in Nigeria

NAIROBI, March 17, (Agencies): Thirty insurgents in Somalia’s al-Qaeda-aligned Shebab jihadist group were killed Wednesday in heavy clashes in the south and northeast of the …

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IS says it executed six for spying in Fallujah

BAGHDAD, March 17, (Agencies): The Islamic State jihadist group on Thursday released pictures of six men being executed on charges of “spying” for the Iraqi …

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Saudi executes two murderers

RIYADH, March 17, (AFP): Saudi Arabia on Thursday executed two convicted murderers, including a Yemeni, bringing to 75 the number of death sentences carried out …

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Mumbai ‘dance’ bars to reopen after 10 yrs

MUMBAI, March 16, (RTRS): After a 10-year hiatus, dance bars are set to reopen in Mumbai and Maharashtra state with activists warning women and girls …

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Dutch vote to ban arms exports to Saudi Arabia

AMSTERDAM, March 16, (RTRS): The Dutch parliament passed a bill on Tuesday calling for the government of the Netherlands to halt weapon exports to Saudi …

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