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16 dead in US military plane crash in Mississippi

All 16 troops aboard a Marine Corps air refueling and transport aircraft were killed when the plane crashed in a field in rural Mississippi, officials …

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With global jihadis, IS likely here to stay – Extremist group has shown degree of flexibility

The Islamic State group’s mix of a local insurgency and digitally connected global jihadis gives the group staying power and the means to relaunch its …

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Tillerson in Kuwait – 13 demands done … not worth revisiting, says US

Terror finance monitoring system eyed ISTANBUL/DOHA, July 10, (Agencies): US Secretary of State Rex Tillerson arrived in Kuwait on Monday for talks aimed at resolving …

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Mop-up in Mosul as Iraq claims victory – Tehran congratulates Baghdad

MOSUL, Iraq, July 10, (AFP): Iraqi forces fought to eliminate the last pockets of Islamic State group resistance in Mosul on Monday after the premier …

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Egyptian police kill 6 DAESH sympathisers

CAIRO, July 10, (AFP): Egyptian police killed six militants who allegedly adhered to the Islamic State group’s beliefs when a gunfight erupted Monday during a …

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US, India, Japan drill – Bid to tackle maritime threats

NEW DELHI, July 10, (Agencies): A US aircraft carrier strike group began naval exercises with India and Japan on Monday that the US navy said …

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Militants force kids & hostages to fight

  MANILA, July 10, (Agencies): Children and hostages are being forced to fight alongside pro-Islamic State gunmen waging a seven-week battle for a Philippine city, …

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Qatar to pursue compensation

DOHA, Qatar, July 9, (Agencies): Qatar’s government said Sunday it is forming a committee to pursue compensation for damages stemming from its isolation by four …

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PM Haider al-Abadi declares victory in liberated Mosul

MOSUL, July 9, (AFP): Iraq declared victory against the Islamic State group in Mosul on Sunday after a gruelling months-long campaign, dealing the biggest defeat …

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54 migrants rescued – 40 believed missing off Libya

MADRID, July 9, (Agencies): Spain’s maritime rescue service says it has rescued 54 migrants, including one pregnant woman, from a small boat trying to cross …

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