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Scoop.co.nz
NZ Defence Force Troops Return From IraqSecurity Forces returned home this evening.The returning personnel were welcome
NZ Defence Force Troops Return From Iraq
Scoop.co.nz / Posted 3 hours ago
Security Forces returned home this evening.The returning personnel were welcomed home at RNZAF Base Ohakea by the Chief of Air Force, Air Vice-Marshal Tony Davies. The soldiers formed part of the second rotation deployed to Iraq last November to... Read more
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The Sacramento Bee
Gavin Newsom’s transgender posts about guns stoke online fervorhas long been a champion for lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender rights, gai
Gavin Newsom’s transgender posts about guns stoke online fervor
The Sacramento Bee / Posted 4 hours ago
has long been a champion for lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender rights, gaining national attention when, as mayor of San Francisco a dozen years ago, he directed city officials to begin issuing marriage licenses to same-sex couples. But... Read more
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Air Force Times
American Green Berets in Syria are wearing Kurdish militia insignia on their uniformsPhotos have emerged of American special operations troops in Syria wearing unif
American Green Berets in Syria are wearing Kurdish militia insignia on their uniforms
Air Force Times / Posted 4 hours ago
Photos have emerged of American special operations troops in Syria wearing uniform insignia affiliated with a Kurdish rebel group known as the YPG, whose connection to Turkish terrorists could could fuel tension between the U.S. and a key ally in the... Read more
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Manila Bulletin
Agri stakeholders hail new anti-smuggling law A coalition of agriculture stakeholders on Thursday hailed the signing of Rep
Agri stakeholders hail new anti-smuggling law
Manila Bulletin / Posted 7 hours ago
A coalition of agriculture stakeholders on Thursday hailed the signing of Republic Act 10845 or “An Act declaring smuggling of agricultural commodities as economic sabotage.” “The agriculture industry... Read more
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Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news
US forces on ground in Syria aiding key anti-IS fightFATISAH (SYRIA) - US forces on the ground in northern Syria are helping a major
US forces on ground in Syria aiding key anti-IS fight
Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news / Posted 8 hours ago
FATISAH (SYRIA) - US forces on the ground in northern Syria are helping a major offensive against the Islamic State group in its stronghold of Raqa province, Kurdish-Arab fighters battling the jihadists say. Armed men identified by Syrian Democratic... Read more
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Ekklesia
New figures show MoD increases targeting of 16-year-oldsThe Ministry of Defence (MoD) has released figures today (26 May 2016) showing
New figures show MoD increases targeting of 16-year-olds
Ekklesia / Posted 12 hours ago
The Ministry of Defence (MoD) has released figures today (26 May 2016) showing that 1,790 minors were enlisted into the army in the financial year to March 2016, accounting for 22 per cent of the army’s total enlisted intake for the same period... Read more
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News.com.au
Shorten caught short on key promisesLeader of the Opposition Bill Shorten at a press conference at the Michael Long
Shorten caught short on key promises
News.com.au / Posted 13 hours ago
Leader of the Opposition Bill Shorten at a press conference at the Michael Long Leadership Centre in Darwin. Picture: AAP BILL Shorten has been caught in an embarrassing mid-campaign backflip, dropping key Labor heartland policies and planning to... Read more
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Adelaide Now
Shorten caught short on key promisesLeader of the Opposition Bill Shorten at a press conference at the Michael Long
Shorten caught short on key promises
Adelaide Now / Posted 13 hours ago
Leader of the Opposition Bill Shorten at a press conference at the Michael Long Leadership Centre in Darwin. Picture: AAP BILL Shorten has been caught in an embarrassing mid-campaign backflip, dropping key Labor heartland policies and planning to... Read more
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Perth Now
Shorten caught short on key promisesLeader of the Opposition Bill Shorten at a press conference at the Michael Long
Shorten caught short on key promises
Perth Now / Posted 14 hours ago
Leader of the Opposition Bill Shorten at a press conference at the Michael Long Leadership Centre in Darwin. Picture: AAP BILL Shorten has been caught in an embarrassing mid-campaign backflip, dropping key Labor heartland policies and planning to... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Coalition in Fresh Push for Child Rights LawNational Council of Child's Rights Advocates of Nigeria (NACCRAN) in the FCT ha
Coalition in Fresh Push for Child Rights Law
AllAfrica.com / Posted 15 hours ago
National Council of Child's Rights Advocates of Nigeria (NACCRAN) in the FCT has called for the Child Rights Law to be passed in all 12 states that have not passed it-and that it be effectively implemented across the country. The council, which... Read more
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Daily Star
Sick ISIS clip shows vehicle US Navy Seal was travelling in when jihadis killed himISIS terrorists killed Keating earlier this month Charles Keating IV was kille
Sick ISIS clip shows vehicle US Navy Seal was travelling in when jihadis killed him
Daily Star / Posted 21 hours ago
ISIS terrorists killed Keating earlier this month Charles Keating IV was killed in Iraq earlier this month during a series of ISIS attacks dubbed “Abu ‘Ali Al-Anbari Raid” by the savages. The clip, released by the Middle East Media Research... Read more
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express
Islamic State video shows 4x4 US Navy Seal was travelling in when jihadi cult killed himfighters fired at the 4x4 he was travelling in Charles Keating IV was killed i
Islamic State video shows 4x4 US Navy Seal was travelling in when jihadi cult killed him
express / Posted 21 hours ago
fighters fired at the 4x4 he was travelling in Charles Keating IV was killed in Iraq earlier this month during a series of ISIS attacks dubbed “Abu ‘Ali Al-Anbari Raid” by the heinous terror group. The video, released by the Middle East Media... Read more
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New Kerala
U.S. clears reimbursement fund for Pakistan for 'anti-terrorism efforts' - newkerala.com #67786the bill, which sets aside up to $800 million for reimbursing Pakistan and the
U.S. clears reimbursement fund for Pakistan for 'anti-terrorism efforts' - newkerala.com #67786
New Kerala / Posted 21 hours ago
the bill, which sets aside up to $800 million for reimbursing Pakistan and the proposal is included in the Senate version of the National Defence Authorisation Act, 2017, passed on May 18. The current arrangement reimburses Pakistan from the... Read more
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NBC 29 Charlottesville
Hemp Advocates Raise Hemp Flag at Charlottesville City Hallmade a flag from industrial hemp. Supporters raised that flag outside Charlotte
Hemp Advocates Raise Hemp Flag at Charlottesville City Hall
NBC 29 Charlottesville / Posted yesterday
made a flag from industrial hemp. Supporters raised that flag outside Charlottesville City Hall Wednesday, hoping to combat some of the myths that hemp is not the same thing as marijuana. “It's lumped in as a schedule one drug when it has no... Read more
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Reuters
We need to fight Zika the way governments fight terrorThe Zika virus exploded out of Brazilian slums at 21st-century speeds, and race
We need to fight Zika the way governments fight terror
Reuters / Posted yesterday
The Zika virus exploded out of Brazilian slums at 21st-century speeds, and raced north into Central America and the Caribbean in a matter of months. A full-blown outbreak in the United States looks imminent. This statistically small virus is part of... Read more
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Slate
How a 2013 Governor’s Race Explains Clinton–TrumpWhat happened in Virginia doesn’t bode well for the country. Two strikingly un
How a 2013 Governor’s Race Explains Clinton–Trump
Slate / Posted yesterday
What happened in Virginia doesn’t bode well for the country. Two strikingly unpopular candidates. One, the embodiment of establishment politics, a career Democrat long mired in scandal, from shady deals to questionable relationships. The... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Interview With Halifa Sallah On President Jammeh's Tour "Peace and Violence Are Not Bred Through Lectures. They Are Nurtured Through Actions" Says Halifa Sallah - Pdois Presidential Candidateon the current political situation in the country and the way forward: Foroyaa
Interview With Halifa Sallah On President Jammeh's Tour "Peace and Violence Are Not Bred Through Lectures. They Are Nurtured Through Actions" Says Halifa Sallah - Pdois Presidential Candidate
AllAfrica.com / Posted yesterday
on the current political situation in the country and the way forward: Foroyaa: What is your reaction to the remarks of the President on the current political situation? Halifa: A lengthy polemics with the APRC Presidential candidate will... Read more
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The Forward
Israel Opposition Issues Dire Warnings on ‘Dangerous’ Avigdor Lieberman) — Avigdor Liberman’s appointment as Israel’s defense minister was quickly con
Israel Opposition Issues Dire Warnings on ‘Dangerous’ Avigdor Lieberman
The Forward / Posted yesterday
) — Avigdor Liberman’s appointment as Israel’s defense minister was quickly condemned by opposition lawmakers, who warned of a severe fallout at home and abroad. Herzog, head of the center-left Zionist Union party, had been in talks to join Prime... Read more
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JTA
Israeli lawmakers issue dire warnings on appointment of new defense chiefLeader of the Yisrael Beyteinu political party Avigdor Liberman leading a press
Israeli lawmakers issue dire warnings on appointment of new defense chief
JTA / Posted yesterday
Leader of the Yisrael Beyteinu political party Avigdor Liberman leading a press conference at the Knesset, May 18, 2016. (Yonatan Sindel/Flash90) (JTA) — Avigdor Liberman’s appointment as Israel’s defense minister was quickly condemned by opposition... Read more
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Daily Mirror
ISIS footage shows the vehicle Navy Seal Charles Keating died inKeating IV, from Phoenix, Arizona, was killed earlier this month during ISIS's
ISIS footage shows the vehicle Navy Seal Charles Keating died in
Daily Mirror / Posted yesterday
Keating IV, from Phoenix, Arizona, was killed earlier this month during ISIS's "Abu 'Ali Al-Anbari Raid," a series of attacks and operations launched on April 26. The elite serviceman was the third American to be killed in direct combat... Read more
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Daily Mail
ISIS fighters who tried to flee Fallujah have their TONGUES cut offFive in public ISIS has launched desperate crackdown on deserters in its Iraq
ISIS fighters who tried to flee Fallujah have their TONGUES cut off
Daily Mail / Posted yesterday
Five in public ISIS has launched desperate crackdown on deserters in its Iraq stronghold Comes amid a major Iraqi military operation to take back control of the city Five ISIS... Read more
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Breitbart
Report: U.S. Troops Seek Authority to Attack Taliban Againtrying to persuade their commander-in-chief, President Barack Obama, to once ag
Report: U.S. Troops Seek Authority to Attack Taliban Again
Breitbart / Posted yesterday
trying to persuade their commander-in-chief, President Barack Obama, to once again grant them the authority to carry out offensive operations against the Taliban in Afghanistan, reports the Wall Street Journal (WSJ). President Obama changed the... Read more
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The Southampton Press & The East Hampton Press
Community, Lawmakers Combat Growing Heroin EpidemicJohn was one of those people. The 2006 Southampton High School graduate never
Community, Lawmakers Combat Growing Heroin Epidemic
The Southampton Press & The East Hampton Press / Posted yesterday
John was one of those people. The 2006 Southampton High School graduate never experimented with drugs or alcohol during his teen years. Quiet and studious, he spent most of his time outside the classroom traveling with his family instead of drinking... Read more
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OregonLive.com
Tax on corporate revenue could reshape Oregon business, politicsin generations with a November ballot measure that would begin taxing many busi
Tax on corporate revenue could reshape Oregon business, politics
OregonLive.com / Posted yesterday
in generations with a November ballot measure that would begin taxing many businesses based on sales rather than just profits. The tax would fall most heavily on retailers and wholesalers, according to a widely anticipated analysis out Monday... Read more
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Reuters
Islamic State may be down, but it’s far from outFamily members visit the graves of their loved ones, most of them People's Prot
Islamic State may be down, but it’s far from out
Reuters / Posted yesterday
Family members visit the graves of their loved ones, most of them People's Protection Units members, who were killed during fightings against Islamic State in north Syria, at a cemetery in Diyarbakir, Turkey February 25, 2016. Sunni Muslims who fled... Read more
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KTHV Little Rock
Iraq hasn't asked for extra help in FallujahAshton Carter said Tuesday that Iraq's government has not made requests for ext
Iraq hasn't asked for extra help in Fallujah
KTHV Little Rock / Posted yesterday
Ashton Carter said Tuesday that Iraq's government has not made requests for extra help to support a recently launched offensive to recapture Fallujah from the Islamic State, a battle that will be a key test for Iraq’s U.S.-backed... Read more
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First Coast News
Iraq hasn't asked for extra help in FallujahAshton Carter said Tuesday that Iraq's government has not made requests for ext
Iraq hasn't asked for extra help in Fallujah
First Coast News / Posted yesterday
Ashton Carter said Tuesday that Iraq's government has not made requests for extra help to support a recently launched offensive to recapture Fallujah from the Islamic State, a battle that will be a key test for Iraq’s U.S.-backed... Read more
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KGW Channel 8 Portland
Iraq hasn't asked for extra help in FallujahAshton Carter said Tuesday that Iraq's government has not made requests for ext
Iraq hasn't asked for extra help in Fallujah
KGW Channel 8 Portland / Posted yesterday
Ashton Carter said Tuesday that Iraq's government has not made requests for extra help to support a recently launched offensive to recapture Fallujah from the Islamic State, a battle that will be a key test for Iraq’s U.S.-backed... Read more
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KTVB Boise
Iraq hasn't asked for extra help in FallujahAshton Carter said Tuesday that Iraq's government has not made requests for ext
Iraq hasn't asked for extra help in Fallujah
KTVB Boise / Posted yesterday
Ashton Carter said Tuesday that Iraq's government has not made requests for extra help to support a recently launched offensive to recapture Fallujah from the Islamic State, a battle that will be a key test for Iraq’s U.S.-backed... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
Fallujah cut off, Iraqi colonel saysBAGHDAD -- Clashes between Iraqi government forces and the Islamic State extrem
Fallujah cut off, Iraqi colonel says
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted yesterday
BAGHDAD -- Clashes between Iraqi government forces and the Islamic State extremist group outside the city of Fallujah briefly subsided Tuesday, the second day of a large-scale military operation to drive militants out of their key stronghold west of... Read more
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Rutland Herald
Mixed results from Legislaturemanaged to balance the fiscal year 2017 general fund budget, once again by rais
Mixed results from Legislature
Rutland Herald / Posted yesterday
managed to balance the fiscal year 2017 general fund budget, once again by raising taxes and fees by $28 million. Wary of any obvious tax and fee increases in an election year, the tax committees found a convenient target � the mutual fund... Read more
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The Neosho Daily News
Severity of drug problem growingAs the Newton County Community Coalition (NCCC) continues to develop and act on
Severity of drug problem growing
The Neosho Daily News / Posted yesterday
As the Newton County Community Coalition (NCCC) continues to develop and act on strategies to combat drug and alcohol abuse and other risky behaviors by area youth, 40th Circuit Court Chief Juvenile Officer Marty Yust delivered a report Tuesday that... Read more
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dna
Pakistan says US drone strikes 'against international law', does not confirm Taliban leader's deathhad come forward to claim the body. Pakistan cannot confirm the identity, US c
Pakistan says US drone strikes 'against international law', does not confirm Taliban leader's death
dna / Posted yesterday
had come forward to claim the body. Pakistan cannot confirm the identity, US claims Mansour was tracked "The government of Pakistan cannot announce this without a scientific and legal basis," Khan told a news briefing. He did not identify the... Read more
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Chattanooga Times Free Press
Community members want council's feedback on 'People's State of the City'A group of Chattanooga community members on Tuesday demanded a response from Ci
Community members want council's feedback on 'People's State of the City'
Chattanooga Times Free Press / Posted yesterday
A group of Chattanooga community members on Tuesday demanded a response from City Council members regarding a call to spend less money on surveillance and more on providing opportunities for the economically disadvantaged. On May 3, Kevin Muhammad... Read more
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Desert Dispatch
BottleneckCommissioners call for coalition to discuss booze amendment Posted May. 24, 20
Bottleneck
Desert Dispatch / Posted 2 days ago
Commissioners call for coalition to discuss booze amendment Posted May. 24, 2016 at 4:26 PM BARSTOW — Liquor store owner Jehad Abuhantash stood in front of the podium inside the City Council chambers Monday night and pointed to a row of liquor... Read more
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Boston Globe
State’s chief justice urges interfaith group to support criminal justice changesfor criminal justice reform when Massachusetts legislators take up the issue in
State’s chief justice urges interfaith group to support criminal justice changes
Boston Globe / Posted 2 days ago
for criminal justice reform when Massachusetts legislators take up the issue in the fall. Chief Justice Ralph D. Gants of the state Supreme Judicial Court made the appeal during remarks at the Old South Church in Boston. He told some 900... Read more
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USA Today
Iraq hasn't asked for extra help in FallujahAshton Carter said Tuesday that Iraq's government has not made requests for ext
Iraq hasn't asked for extra help in Fallujah
USA Today / Posted 2 days ago
Ashton Carter said Tuesday that Iraq's government has not made requests for extra help to support a recently launched offensive to recapture Fallujah from the Islamic State, a battle that will be a key test for Iraq’s U.S.-backed... Read more
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Scoop.co.nz
Questions & Answers – May 24Wednesday, 25 May 2016, 12:04 pmPress Release: Office of the ClerkBuilding and
Questions & Answers – May 24
Scoop.co.nz / Posted 2 days ago
Wednesday, 25 May 2016, 12:04 pmPress Release: Office of the ClerkBuilding and Housing, Minister—Confidence1.ANDREW LITTLE (Leader of the Opposition) to the Prime Minister: Does he have confidence in his Minister for... Read more
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Otago Daily Times
Pakistan can't confirm death of Taliban leaderadding that DNA samples would be tested against a relative who had come forward
Pakistan can't confirm death of Taliban leader
Otago Daily Times / Posted 2 days ago
adding that DNA samples would be tested against a relative who had come forward to claim the body. "The government of Pakistan cannot announce this without a scientific and legal basis," Khan told a news briefing. He did not identify the... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Pakistan can't confirm Taliban leader is dead, criticises US drone strikeadding that DNA samples would be tested against a relative who had come forward
Pakistan can't confirm Taliban leader is dead, criticises US drone strike
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 2 days ago
adding that DNA samples would be tested against a relative who had come forward to claim the body. "The government of Pakistan cannot announce this without a scientific and legal basis," Khan told a news briefing. He did not identify the... Read more
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The Star
Pakistan says can't confirm Taliban leader killed in US drone strikeadding that DNA samples would be tested against a relative who had come forward
Pakistan says can't confirm Taliban leader killed in US drone strike
The Star / Posted 2 days ago
adding that DNA samples would be tested against a relative who had come forward to claim the body. "The government of Pakistan cannot announce this without a scientific and legal basis," Khan told a news briefing. He did not identify the... Read more
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WQOW Eau Claire
Political - Headlineis requesting a recanvass in Kentucky's presidential primary, where he trails H
Political - Headline
WQOW Eau Claire / Posted 2 days ago
is requesting a recanvass in Kentucky's presidential primary, where he trails Hillary Clinton by less than one-half of 1 percent of the vote.More >> Bernie Sanders' presidential campaign requested a recanvass in Kentucky's presidential... Read more
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Rappler
Kurdish-Arab forces announce anti-ISIS offensive north of Syria's RaqaBEIRUT, Lebanon – A Kurdish-Arab alliance on Tuesday, May 24, announced the lau
Kurdish-Arab forces announce anti-ISIS offensive north of Syria's Raqa
Rappler / Posted 2 days ago
BEIRUT, Lebanon – A Kurdish-Arab alliance on Tuesday, May 24, announced the launch of a major assault against the Islamic State (ISIS) group north of the Syrian bastion of Raqa. "With the participation of all SDF (Syrian Democratic Forces) units, we... Read more
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FOX News
Iraqi government forces clearing booby traps set up by ISIS outside of FallujahBAGHDAD – Clashes between Iraqi government forces and the Islamic State group o
Iraqi government forces clearing booby traps set up by ISIS outside of Fallujah
FOX News / Posted 2 days ago
BAGHDAD – Clashes between Iraqi government forces and the Islamic State group outside the city of Fallujah briefly subsided on Tuesday, the second day of a large-scale military operation to drive militants out of their key stronghold west of... Read more
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CBS News
U.S.-backed fighters launch fight for ISIS' capitalA U.S.-backed Syrian coalition of Kurdish and Arab fighters has launched an off
U.S.-backed fighters launch fight for ISIS' capital
CBS News / Posted 2 days ago
A U.S.-backed Syrian coalition of Kurdish and Arab fighters has launched an offensive to boot the Islamic State of Iraq and Syria (ISIS) from the de-facto capital city of its self-proclaimed Islamic "caliphate." The Syrian Democratic Forces, or SDF,... Read more
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The Morning Call
A brief pause in fighting as battle for Fallujah, Iraq, continuesClashes between Iraqi government forces and the Islamic State group outside the
A brief pause in fighting as battle for Fallujah, Iraq, continues
The Morning Call / Posted 2 days ago
Clashes between Iraqi government forces and the Islamic State group outside the city of Fallujah briefly subsided Tuesday, the second day of a large-scale military operation to drive militants out of their key stronghold west of Baghdad. Backed by... Read more
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TribLIVE
Iraq says clashes with IS outside Fallujah briefly subsideFallujah briefly subside BAGHDAD — Clashes between Iraqi government forces and
Iraq says clashes with IS outside Fallujah briefly subside
TribLIVE / Posted 2 days ago
Fallujah briefly subside BAGHDAD — Clashes between Iraqi government forces and the Islamic State group outside the city of Fallujah briefly subsided on Tuesday, the second day of a large-scale military operation to drive militants out of their... Read more
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iol.co.za
Mansour ‘was planning attacks’ on Americansbecause the Taliban leader was overseeing plans for new attacks on American tar
Mansour ‘was planning attacks’ on Americans
iol.co.za / Posted 2 days ago
because the Taliban leader was overseeing plans for new attacks on American targets in Kabul, the Afghan capital, US officials said on Monday. While the Taliban have yet to confirm the death of their leader on Saturday in a remote area in... Read more
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Bangor Daily News
U.S. says late Taliban leader was planning attacks on Americansbecause the Taliban leader was overseeing plans for new attacks on American tar
U.S. says late Taliban leader was planning attacks on Americans
Bangor Daily News / Posted 2 days ago
because the Taliban leader was overseeing plans for new attacks on American targets in Kabul, the Afghan capital, U.S. officials said Monday. While the Taliban have yet to confirm the death of their leader Saturday in a remote area in Pakistan... Read more
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Hindustantimes.com
US senate panel conditions $300m Pak aid for action on Haqqani networkA panel of the US senate has approved a bill which blocks 300 million dollar US
US senate panel conditions $300m Pak aid for action on Haqqani network
Hindustantimes.com / Posted 2 days ago
A panel of the US senate has approved a bill which blocks 300 million dollar US military aid to Pakistan unless the defence secretary certifies to the Congress that Islamabad is taking “demonstrable” steps against the Haqqani network. The Senate... Read more
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