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Suicide bomber strikes Russian bus, killing 6

Suicide bomber strikes Russian bus, killing 6

Oct 21, – The suspected bomber was from the North Caucasus, a region in southern Russia where an Islamic insurgency has been simmering for more than a decade following two separatist wars in Chechnya. A local official said the suspected attacker was married to an Islamic militant. A female suicide bomber blew herself up on […]

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A deadly clash between Philippines troops and Abu Sayyaf militants kills 11

A deadly clash between Philippines troops and Abu Sayyaf militants kills 11

May 25, AP – Seven Filipino marines and at least four members of the Abu Sayyaf militant group were killed in the hour-long gun battle Saturday in the town of Patikul in Sulu province, 1,000 kilometers south of the capital, Manila, the nation’s military reported. At least 11 people have been killed in the Philippines […]

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“America is at crossroads.” Obama balances threats against Americans’ rights

“America is at crossroads.” Obama balances threats against Americans’ rights

May 24, WASHINGTON (AP) — The Obama administration this week acknowledged that four Americans have been killed — three of whom were not specifically targeted — in secretive overseas drone strikes against al-Qaida extremists since 2009. And in a wide-ranging speech Thursday, Obama warned that Americans must be vigilant against increasing homegrown threats from within, […]

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