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AllAfrica.com
House of Reps Suspends Jibrinof trust. To back his allegations against Mr. Dogara, Mr. Jibrin released damn
House of Reps Suspends Jibrin
AllAfrica.com / Posted yesterday
of trust. To back his allegations against Mr. Dogara, Mr. Jibrin released damning documents to the media. On July 30, the State Security Service sealed the secretariat of the Appropriation Committee in the National Assembly after Mr. Jibrin raised... Read more
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Civil Georgia
After Leaked Recording, Security Service Launches �Coup Plot� Probeon Tuesday, that it “strongly denies planning destabilization, plotting or havi
After Leaked Recording, Security Service Launches �Coup Plot� Probe
Civil Georgia / Posted 2 days ago
on Tuesday, that it “strongly denies planning destabilization, plotting or having any scenario for revolution.” The State Security Service said few hours after the recording was leaked that it opened investigation under the clause of... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Politicians Are Bakassi Strike Force's Strength - Intelligencegroup which killed soldiers in Cross River State over the weekend. Sources clo
Politicians Are Bakassi Strike Force's Strength - Intelligence
AllAfrica.com / Posted 2 days ago
group which killed soldiers in Cross River State over the weekend. Sources close to security chiefs of Department of State Security Service and 13 Brigade of the Nigerian Army, who have launched a manhunt for the leader of the group Benjamin... Read more
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Civil Georgia
OSCE Election Observers� Interim Reporthave been opened, several opposition parties expressed a deep mistrust in law e
OSCE Election Observers� Interim Report
Civil Georgia / Posted 3 days ago
have been opened, several opposition parties expressed a deep mistrust in law enforcement institutions and the State Security Service. The OSCE/ODIHR EOM has received a number of allegations regarding the misuse of administrative... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Global Protests Move Biafra Conflict Back Into the Spotlightrights," Solomon Uzochukwo says. Kanu had broadcast pro-Biafra message on banne
Global Protests Move Biafra Conflict Back Into the Spotlight
AllAfrica.com / Posted 3 days ago
rights," Solomon Uzochukwo says. Kanu had broadcast pro-Biafra message on banned radio ways and was arrested by Nigeria's State Security Service (SSS) after reportedly being abducted. "We will be very happy if he is released, but there is still... Read more
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Civil Georgia
Saakashvili Tells UNM Campaign Rally via Video Link: Election Victory �Inevitable�in Kiev about four days ago and discussed the issue. After voicing this allegat
Saakashvili Tells UNM Campaign Rally via Video Link: Election Victory �Inevitable�
Civil Georgia / Posted 3 days ago
in Kiev about four days ago and discussed the issue. After voicing this allegation, the activists were summoned by the State Security Service for questioning. UNM responded that activists’ allegation was a result of pressure exerted on them by... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
10 Nigerian Journalists, Others Still in Detention 5 Days After ArrestThe Nigerian Army and the State Security Service are yet to release 10 journali
10 Nigerian Journalists, Others Still in Detention 5 Days After Arrest
AllAfrica.com / Posted 4 days ago
The Nigerian Army and the State Security Service are yet to release 10 journalists and officials of a media organisation arrested five days ago at a hotel in Benin, their editor said. Taiye Garrick, publisher and editor of Watchdog News, said his... Read more
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DW
Global protests move Biafra conflict back into spotlight |rights," Solomon Uzochukwo says. Kanu had broadcast pro-Biafra messages on bann
Global protests move Biafra conflict back into spotlight |
DW / Posted 6 days ago
rights," Solomon Uzochukwo says. Kanu had broadcast pro-Biafra messages on banned radio waves and was arrested by Nigeria's State Security Service (SSS) after reportedly being abducted. "We will be very happy if he is released, but there is still... Read more
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DW
Global protests move Biafra conflict back into the spotlight |rights," Solomon Uzochukwo says. Kanu had broadcast pro-Biafra message on banne
Global protests move Biafra conflict back into the spotlight |
DW / Posted 6 days ago
rights," Solomon Uzochukwo says. Kanu had broadcast pro-Biafra message on banned radio ways and was arrested by Nigeria's State Security Service (SSS) after reportedly being abducted. "We will be very happy if he is released, but there is still... Read more
8d
AllAfrica.com
Singer SolidStar Set to Begin Australia TourDestination - Buhari Nigeria: Buhari Seeks Speedy Repatriation of Looted Funds
Singer SolidStar Set to Begin Australia Tour
AllAfrica.com / Posted 8 days ago
Destination - Buhari Nigeria: Buhari Seeks Speedy Repatriation of Looted Funds From Switzerland Nigeria: Soldiers, State Security Service Brutalise Journalists Nigeria: How Police Torture Detainees, Rob Them - Amnesty... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Soldiers, State Security Service Brutalise JournalistsNigerian Army personnel and operatives of the State Security Service on Wednesd
Soldiers, State Security Service Brutalise Journalists
AllAfrica.com / Posted 8 days ago
Nigerian Army personnel and operatives of the State Security Service on Wednesday attacked a news crew putting up at a hotel in downtown Benin, the Edo State capital, PREMIUM TIMES has learnt. The crew, which comprised reporters, producers and a... Read more
8d
Daily Mail
Afghan 'plotting terror attack' is arrested at German refugee centrewas seen 'praying for ISIS' amid fears he was plotting a terror attack (file pi
Afghan 'plotting terror attack' is arrested at German refugee centre
Daily Mail / Posted 8 days ago
was seen 'praying for ISIS' amid fears he was plotting a terror attack (file picture) 'According to the information by the State Security Service the teen has radicalised himself in a very short time,' said Cologne police in a statement. 'The... Read more
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express
Police swoop on refugee praying for Islamic State in fifth arrest in a weekshelter in Cologne - the fifth such arrest in Germany within a week.Related art
Police swoop on refugee praying for Islamic State in fifth arrest in a week
express / Posted 8 days ago
shelter in Cologne - the fifth such arrest in Germany within a week.Related articles "According to the information by the State Security Service the teen has radicalised himself in a very short time," said Cologne police in a statement. "The... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
How Nigerian Govt Duped Me, Rendered Me Homeless - Journalist Salkidaties to the extremist Boko Haram sect. He returned to Nigeria on September 5 a
How Nigerian Govt Duped Me, Rendered Me Homeless - Journalist Salkida
AllAfrica.com / Posted 9 days ago
ties to the extremist Boko Haram sect. He returned to Nigeria on September 5 and was immediately taken into custody by the State Security Service. Two days later, Mr. Salkida came out to debunk reports that he was arrested. "Contrary to reports,... Read more
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Daily Telegraph
Russia 'to reinstate the KGB' under plan to combine security forcesfor keeping tabs on anti-Soviet dissidents in his hometown of Leningrad, now St
Russia 'to reinstate the KGB' under plan to combine security forces
Daily Telegraph / Posted 10 days ago
for keeping tabs on anti-Soviet dissidents in his hometown of Leningrad, now St Petersburg. He also headed the FSB, the state security service, from July 1998 to August 1999, before becoming prime minister. Mr Putin has often quipped that there... Read more
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Civil Georgia
Tskhinvali Releases 17-Year-Old, Detained for Allegedly Crossing Administrative Borderfined. 109 people were detained this year – two of them still remain in detent
Tskhinvali Releases 17-Year-Old, Detained for Allegedly Crossing Administrative Border
Civil Georgia / Posted 12 days ago
fined. 109 people were detained this year – two of them still remain in detention in Tskhinvali, according to the Georgian State Security Service. Total of 163 people were detained by the Russian border guard troops at the breakaway South... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
#EdoDecides - Shifting Polls Will Not Affect Result, Senatorthe election after seeing some evidence from security agents. "But unfortunatel
#EdoDecides - Shifting Polls Will Not Affect Result, Senator
AllAfrica.com / Posted 14 days ago
the election after seeing some evidence from security agents. "But unfortunately, the reasons given by the police and the State Security Service (SSS) were so strong that within a short while INEC began to see some semblance of planned... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Court Blasts SSS for Illegal Detention of Ex-Air Force Commodorein a suit filed by Emeka Ohazurike and 19 others. Mr. Dimgba said that the con
Court Blasts SSS for Illegal Detention of Ex-Air Force Commodore
AllAfrica.com / Posted 15 days ago
in a suit filed by Emeka Ohazurike and 19 others. Mr. Dimgba said that the continued detention of Mr. Mohammed by the State Security Service, SSS, even after he had perfected his bail conditions was illegal. He said if the SSS continued to... Read more
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Civil Georgia
Govt Accused of Leaking Wiretapped Recording of Burchuladze and Rustavi 2 TV HeadBurchuladze tells Gvaramia that his party is in opposition to both GDDG and UNM
Govt Accused of Leaking Wiretapped Recording of Burchuladze and Rustavi 2 TV Head
Civil Georgia / Posted 15 days ago
Burchuladze tells Gvaramia that his party is in opposition to both GDDG and UNM. UNM opposition party also accused the State Security Service of illegal surveillance on political leaders and media representatives. “There is nothing scandalous... Read more
20d
Reuters
Ukraine to bar some Russian singers after Kiev chosen to host Eurovisionin the Donbass region of eastern Ukraine. Culture Minister Yevhen Nyshchuk sai
Ukraine to bar some Russian singers after Kiev chosen to host Eurovision
Reuters / Posted 20 days ago
in the Donbass region of eastern Ukraine. Culture Minister Yevhen Nyshchuk said singers blacklisted by the Ukrainian state security service for championing the separatist cause would be barred if Russia chose them. "In Russia there are in... Read more
20d
AllAfrica.com
Foundation Demands Release of Blogger, PublisherIroegbu, a blogger and publisher of Abia Facts Newspaper, who was arrested by s
Foundation Demands Release of Blogger, Publisher
AllAfrica.com / Posted 20 days ago
Iroegbu, a blogger and publisher of Abia Facts Newspaper, who was arrested by security operatives said to be from the State Security Service on Tuesday in Akwa Ibom. Coordinator of AMDF, Sekyen Dadik, said in a statement yesterday that... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Why We Flip-Flopped On Edo Election - INECafter the commission said it would go ahead with the election despite the contr
Why We Flip-Flopped On Edo Election - INEC
AllAfrica.com / Posted 20 days ago
after the commission said it would go ahead with the election despite the contrary advice of the Police and the State Security Service, SSS, it retracted saying it had postponed the election by two weeks. In a joint statement on... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Edo Election Postponement - Fayose Blames Buharibe greater than the power of those in power. The election was postponed on Thu
Edo Election Postponement - Fayose Blames Buhari
AllAfrica.com / Posted 21 days ago
be greater than the power of those in power. The election was postponed on Thursday by INEC after the police and the State Security Service, SSS, said they could not guarantee security. The electoral body had initially vowed to go ahead with... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Why We Won't Postpone Edo Election Despite Police, SSS' Warning - INECThe Independent National Electoral Commission has explained why it is brushing
Why We Won't Postpone Edo Election Despite Police, SSS' Warning - INEC
AllAfrica.com / Posted 21 days ago
The Independent National Electoral Commission has explained why it is brushing aside security advisory from the police and State Security Service, to continue with Saturday's Edo governorship election. The commission said it would not be... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Edo Election to Now Hold September 28agencies. The electoral commission had earlier on Thursday rejected the call f
Edo Election to Now Hold September 28
AllAfrica.com / Posted 21 days ago
agencies. The electoral commission had earlier on Thursday rejected the call for postponement by the police and the State Security Service, SSS. The commission had said it would not be "teleguided", and argued that suspending the polls would... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
PDP Rejects Postponement of Edo Electionscheduled, as there was no compelling reason to change the date. The election
PDP Rejects Postponement of Edo Election
AllAfrica.com / Posted 21 days ago
scheduled, as there was no compelling reason to change the date. The election was moved by INEC after the police and the State Security Service, SSS, said they could not guarantee security. The electoral body had initially vowed to go ahead with... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
INEC May Reverse Self, to 'Postpone' Edo Electionelection in Edo State, hours after announcing that the poll will go ahead despi
INEC May Reverse Self, to 'Postpone' Edo Election
AllAfrica.com / Posted 21 days ago
election in Edo State, hours after announcing that the poll will go ahead despite security fears. Police and the State Security Service want the election rescheduled on security grounds. The two agencies released a statement on Wednesday... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Edo 2016 - Don't Undermine Nigeria's Democracy, Group Tells Police, SSSA Civil Society Organisation has condemned the attempt by the Police and State
Edo 2016 - Don't Undermine Nigeria's Democracy, Group Tells Police, SSS
AllAfrica.com / Posted 21 days ago
A Civil Society Organisation has condemned the attempt by the Police and State Security Service (SSS) to force the postponement of the Edo State Governorship Election scheduled for Saturday. In a statement issued to journalists in Abuja, the Youth... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Electoral Commission Backtracks, Postpones Edo ElectionMr. Dazang said. "We would announce a new date within the next 24 hours." The
Electoral Commission Backtracks, Postpones Edo Election
AllAfrica.com / Posted 21 days ago
Mr. Dazang said. "We would announce a new date within the next 24 hours." The postponement came a day after the police and State Security Service announced their intention to pull out of the exercise, citing security concerns. After a series of... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
It's Now Official: INEC Diregards Security Advisory, Goes Ahead With Edo Electionafternoon. "We are going with the election," Mr. Oluwole said in a short messa
It's Now Official: INEC Diregards Security Advisory, Goes Ahead With Edo Election
AllAfrica.com / Posted 21 days ago
afternoon. "We are going with the election," Mr. Oluwole said in a short message to this newspaper. The police and the State Security Service, on Wednesday, released a joint statement, seeking postponement of the election for security... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Edo 2016 - Nigerian ‎Civil Society Coalition, TMG, Berate Police, SSS for Seeking Postponementpresented" and capable of eroding the confidence of Nigerians in the electoral
Edo 2016 - Nigerian ‎Civil Society Coalition, TMG, Berate Police, SSS for Seeking Postponement
AllAfrica.com / Posted 21 days ago
presented" and capable of eroding the confidence of Nigerians in the electoral system. The Nigeria Police Force and the State Security Service had released a joint statement requesting the postponement of the election. They cited "credible... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Arrested Nigerian Blogger Regains FreedomEmenike Iroegbu, a Nigerian blogger arrested by suspected State Security Servic
Arrested Nigerian Blogger Regains Freedom
AllAfrica.com / Posted 22 days ago
Emenike Iroegbu, a Nigerian blogger arrested by suspected State Security Service operatives on Tuesday, has been released, PREMIUM TIMES has learnt. Three individuals suspected to be from the SSS picked Mr. Iroegbu from his home in Uyo, the Akwa... Read more
22d
AllAfrica.com
Edo 2016 - INEC Deploys 18,511 Personnelin the election attended the forum. The briefing in Edo was being held at abou
Edo 2016 - INEC Deploys 18,511 Personnel
AllAfrica.com / Posted 22 days ago
in the election attended the forum. The briefing in Edo was being held at about the same time as the Police and the State Security service in Abuja were addressing a press conference in Abuja asking INEC to postpone the Edo elections for... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Police, State Security Want Edo Governorship Election Postponedhave asked that the Edo State governorship election set for Saturday be postpon
Police, State Security Want Edo Governorship Election Postponed
AllAfrica.com / Posted 22 days ago
have asked that the Edo State governorship election set for Saturday be postponed. The Nigeria Police Force and the State Security Service gave this advice to the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) on Wednesday. It is not... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Electoral Commission Mute on Election PostponementThe Independent National Electoral Commission has said it would only react to a
Electoral Commission Mute on Election Postponement
AllAfrica.com / Posted 22 days ago
The Independent National Electoral Commission has said it would only react to a proposal by the Nigeria Police and the State Security Service calling for the postponement of the Edo governorship election after a meeting of its top officials in... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Police, Security Service Want Edo Elections Postponedhave asked that the Edo State governorship election set for Saturday be postpon
Police, Security Service Want Edo Elections Postponed
AllAfrica.com / Posted 22 days ago
have asked that the Edo State governorship election set for Saturday be postponed. The Nigeria Police Force and the State Security Service gave this advice to the Independent National Electoral Commission, INEC, Channels Television is... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Another Blogger Arrested By 'State Agents'Suspected State Security Service operatives on Tuesday arrested a blogger in Ak
Another Blogger Arrested By 'State Agents'
AllAfrica.com / Posted 22 days ago
Suspected State Security Service operatives on Tuesday arrested a blogger in Akwa Ibom State, in what activists see as as the latest in a string of crackdowns against free speech online. Emenike Iroegbu, who publishes Abia Facts Newspaper, was... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Salkida Denied Access to Lawyeron Tuesday, claiming that the authorities had denied him access to Mr. Salkida.
Salkida Denied Access to Lawyer
AllAfrica.com / Posted 22 days ago
on Tuesday, claiming that the authorities had denied him access to Mr. Salkida. The journalist is believed to be held at a State Security Service facility in Abuja. Mr. Falana said he had "been briefed as Mr. Salkida's counsel", but that he was... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
SSS Releases 'Wanted' Journalist, Ahmad Salkidareleased, PREMIUM TIMES sources said late Tuesday. The sources said Mr. Salkid
SSS Releases 'Wanted' Journalist, Ahmad Salkida
AllAfrica.com / Posted 22 days ago
released, PREMIUM TIMES sources said late Tuesday. The sources said Mr. Salkida was released on Tuesday evening by the State Security Service, more than a day after he was arrested at the airport in Abuja. Mr. Salkida was declared wanted on... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Journalist Arrested for 'Boko Haram Ties' Denied Access to Lawyerlawyer, said on Tuesday that authorities had denied him access to Mr. Salkida.
Journalist Arrested for 'Boko Haram Ties' Denied Access to Lawyer
AllAfrica.com / Posted 23 days ago
lawyer, said on Tuesday that authorities had denied him access to Mr. Salkida. The journalist is believed to be held at a State Security Service facility in Abuja. Mr. Falana said he had "been briefed as Mr. Salkida's counsel", but that he was... Read more
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dna
Kyrgyzstan says Uighur militant groups behind attack on China's embassyby Uighur militants active in Syria and carried out by a member of the East Tur
Kyrgyzstan says Uighur militant groups behind attack on China's embassy
dna / Posted 23 days ago
by Uighur militants active in Syria and carried out by a member of the East Turkestan Islamic movement, Kyrgyzstan's state security service said on Tuesday. The suicide bomber, whose car rammed the gates of the embassy on August 30, was an... Read more
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Reuters
Netanyahu says Netherlands, Israel to improve water, gas supply to GazaA suicide bomb attack on the Chinese embassy in the Kyrgyz capital last week wa
Netanyahu says Netherlands, Israel to improve water, gas supply to Gaza
Reuters / Posted 23 days ago
A suicide bomb attack on the Chinese embassy in the Kyrgyz capital last week was ordered by Uighur militants active in Syria and carried out by a member of the East Turkestan Islamic movement, Kyrgyzstan's state security service said on... Read more
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Reuters
Italy breaks up ring smuggling Syrian refugees to Western EuropeA suicide bomb attack on the Chinese embassy in the Kyrgyz capital last week wa
Italy breaks up ring smuggling Syrian refugees to Western Europe
Reuters / Posted 23 days ago
A suicide bomb attack on the Chinese embassy in the Kyrgyz capital last week was ordered by Uighur militants active in Syria and carried out by a member of the East Turkestan Islamic movement, Kyrgyzstan's state security service said on... Read more
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Reuters
World War One shells found in drought-hit Sea of GalileeA suicide bomb attack on the Chinese embassy in the Kyrgyz capital last week wa
World War One shells found in drought-hit Sea of Galilee
Reuters / Posted 23 days ago
A suicide bomb attack on the Chinese embassy in the Kyrgyz capital last week was ordered by Uighur militants active in Syria and carried out by a member of the East Turkestan Islamic movement, Kyrgyzstan's state security service said on... Read more
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Reuters
Suspected Aleppo chlorine attack chokes dozens: rescue workers, monitorsA suicide bomb attack on the Chinese embassy in the Kyrgyz capital last week wa
Suspected Aleppo chlorine attack chokes dozens: rescue workers, monitors
Reuters / Posted 23 days ago
A suicide bomb attack on the Chinese embassy in the Kyrgyz capital last week was ordered by Uighur militants active in Syria and carried out by a member of the East Turkestan Islamic movement, Kyrgyzstan's state security service said on... Read more
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Reuters
Kyrgyzstan says Uighur militant groups behind attack on China's embassyby Uighur militants active in Syria and carried out by a member of the East Tur
Kyrgyzstan says Uighur militant groups behind attack on China's embassy
Reuters / Posted 23 days ago
by Uighur militants active in Syria and carried out by a member of the East Turkestan Islamic movement, Kyrgyzstan's state security service said on Tuesday. The suicide bomber, whose car rammed the gates of the embassy on Aug. 30, was an... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Kyrgyzstan - Uighur militant groups behind attack on China's embassyby Uighur terrorist groups active in Syria and carried out by a member of the E
Kyrgyzstan - Uighur militant groups behind attack on China's embassy
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 23 days ago
by Uighur terrorist groups active in Syria and carried out by a member of the East Turkestan Islamic movement, Kyrgyzstan's state security service said on Tuesday. The suicide bomber, whose car rammed the gates of the embassy on Aug. 30, was an... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Wanted Journalist, Salkida Arrested By DSS At Abuja Airportwas expected to be arrested upon arrival because he was traveling with an Emerg
Wanted Journalist, Salkida Arrested By DSS At Abuja Airport
AllAfrica.com / Posted 23 days ago
was expected to be arrested upon arrival because he was traveling with an Emergency Travel Certificate (ETC) and that the State Security Service (SSS) was aware of his coming. He expressed fear that he would not be given a fair trial and accused... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Salkida Arrested At Abuja Airporthe expected to be arrested upon arrival because he was traveling with an Emerge
Salkida Arrested At Abuja Airport
AllAfrica.com / Posted 23 days ago
he expected to be arrested upon arrival because he was traveling with an Emergency Travel Certificate (ETC) and that the State Security Service (SSS) was aware of his coming. According to the passenger, he expressed fear that he would not be... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Wanted Journalist Arrested At Nnamdi Azikiwe International Airporton-board the flight, Salkida had said that he knew he would be arrested because
Wanted Journalist Arrested At Nnamdi Azikiwe International Airport
AllAfrica.com / Posted 24 days ago
on-board the flight, Salkida had said that he knew he would be arrested because he had been declared wanted by the State Security Service (SSS). I recognized the journalist from photos posted on the Internet and engaged him in conversation... Read more
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