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Police- 36 killed as 40 inmates escape in Iraq prison break

Police- 36 killed as 40 inmates escape in Iraq prison break

Apr 09, – There were conflicting casualty reports on the attack at the Khalis prison in Diyala province. Two provincial police officials and a medical official put the toll much higher, saying 51 inmates and 12 policemen were killed, while more than 200 inmates escaped. They spoke on condition of anonymity as they were not […]

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Pakistan releases top-ranking Taliban prisoner Baradar

Pakistan releases top-ranking Taliban prisoner Baradar

Sep 21, – Pakistan has released its top-ranking Afghan Taliban prisoner, Mullah Abdul Ghani Baradar. Afghanistan hopes he can act as an effective peace broker with the Taliban. Baradar was let go on Saturday, a day after Pakistan’s Foreign Ministry announced it would let the Taliban’s former second-in-command go. There was no official confirmation, but […]

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