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Somalia forces end extremist siege of hotel, 15 killed

Somalia forces end extremist siege of hotel, 15 killed

Jun 02, – The assault started when a vehicle laden with explosives detonated outside the Ambassador Hotel Wednesday evening and three militants stormed inside the building, said the African Union Mission in Somalia. The AU multinational force is bolstering Somalia’s weak government against an insurgency by the Islamic extremist group al-Shabab. Somali security forces Thursday […]

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Drone strike kills 2 Qaeda suspects in Yemen

Drone strike kills 2 Qaeda suspects in Yemen

Sep 22, – “Two members of Al-Qaeda were killed when a missile from a US drone hit their vehicle” on the outskirts of the city of Marib during the night, the official told AFP. A US drone strike has killed two suspected members of Al-Qaeda east of the Yemeni capital, a local official said on […]

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Syria- Israeli air raids kill 5 civilians, 1 soldier

Syria- Israeli air raids kill 5 civilians, 1 soldier

Aug 21, – The drone targeted a “civilian car” in the village of Kom, killing five, the report said, adding that the strike was close to a busy market. Israel’s air force carried out a drone strike in southern Syria on Friday, killing five civilians, while a soldier was killed and seven wounded in an […]

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