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25 football fans crushed to death in Egyptian soccer match riot, 25 wounded

25 football fans crushed to death in Egyptian soccer match riot, 25 wounded

Feb 09, – A riot broke out Sunday night outside of a major soccer game in Egypt, with a stampede and fighting between police and fans killing at least 25 people, authorities said. The riot, only three years after similar violence killed 74 people, began ahead of a match between Egyptian Premier League clubs Zamalek […]

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Double suicide attack on Lebanese cafe kills at least seven

Double suicide attack on Lebanese cafe kills at least seven

Jan 11, – A suicide bomb attack on a cafe in the Lebanese city of Tripoli killed at least seven people on Saturday, the latest violence to hit a region repeatedly buffeted by violence linked to the civil war in neighboring Syria. The Nusra Front, al Qaeda’s official affiliate in the Syrian civil war, said […]

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Iraq says woman detained in Lebanon is not Baghdadi’s wife

Iraq says woman detained in Lebanon is not Baghdadi’s wife

Dec 04, – Baghdad: Iraq’s Interior Ministry said on Wednesday that a woman detained by Lebanese authorities was not the wife of Daesh leader Abu Bakr Al Baghdadi, but the sister of a man convicted of bombings in southern Iraq. “The one detained by Lebanese authorities was Saja Abdul Hamid Al Dulaimi, sister of Omar […]

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Lebanon detains ‘wife and son’ of ISIS leader Abu Bakr Al-Baghdadi

Lebanon detains ‘wife and son’ of ISIS leader Abu Bakr Al-Baghdadi

Dec 02, – The wife of the elusive Islamic State of Iraq and Syria (ISIS) leader Abu Bakr al-Baghdad, has been reportedly detained at the Lebanese-Syrian border, Lebanese security officials said on Tuesday. Baghdadi’s wife was held along with one of his sons. She is Syrian and is the ISIS leader’s second wife, Al Arabiya […]

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German and Dutch biker gangs arrive in Kobane to fight against Islamic State

German and Dutch biker gangs arrive in Kobane to fight against Islamic State

Oct 26, – An extensive report highlighting the war against the Islamic State from the perspective of European biker gangs in Spanish newspaper ABC notes that Median Empire, a group named after a Mesopotamian civilization, has chosen to showcase those who leave the comfort of Europe to protect minorities in Iraq and Syria from the […]

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Strong earthquake rocks California

Strong earthquake rocks California

Aug 25, – Vanessa DeGier, spokeswoman for Queen of the Valley hospital in Napa, says the facility has treated more than 70 people, most for cuts, bumps and bruises. She says the facility has treated a hip fracture and heart attack, but it’s unclear if it was related to the 6.0-magnitude earthquake. The hospital has […]

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Israel, Palestine begin another three-day cease-fire

Israel, Palestine begin another three-day cease-fire

Aug 11, – Israel and the Hamas militant group accepted an Egyptian cease-fire proposal Sunday, clearing the way for the resumption of talks on a long-term truce to end a month of heavy fighting in the Gaza Strip that has taken nearly 2,000 lives. The announcement marked the second time in less than a week […]

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Amid Palestinian slaughter, US approves $225 Million for Israel’s Iron Dome

Amid Palestinian slaughter, US approves $225 Million for Israel’s Iron Dome

Aug 02, – With no pause in Zionist barbarity against Gaza’s citizens, the US Senate unanimously passed legislation on Friday to provide $225 million in emergency funding for Israel’s “Iron Dome” missile defense system. An earlier version of the funding plan had failed on Thursday when Senate Republicans blocked a broader spending bill that was […]

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181 bodies found at Malaysian plane site says Ukrainian official

181 bodies found at Malaysian plane site says Ukrainian official

July 18, – Emergency workers, police officers and even off-duty coal miners — dressed in overalls and covered in soot — spread out Friday across the sunflower fields and villages of eastern Ukraine, searching the wreckage of the Malaysian plane shot down as it flew miles above the country’s battlefield. The attack Thursday afternoon killed […]

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30 bodies found on migrant boat near Sicily

30 bodies found on migrant boat near Sicily

June 30, – As many as 30 corpses were found on a boat packed with migrants off the coast of Sicily, Italy’s navy said on Monday after rescuing thousands of people trying to cross from North Africa over the weekend. The dead are thought to have either suffocated on the overcrowded fishing vessel or drowned, […]

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