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UN Security Council Urges To Hold Organizers of Terror Attack in Afghanistan Responsible

Organizers of a terror attack on a Shia mosque in the northern Afghanistan’s province of Kunduz must be held accountable, the UN Security Council said in a statement, News.Az reports citing TASS. "The members of the Security Council underlined…
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U.S. Troops Are Still Deploying to Iraq, Even as Afghan War Ends

by : Dave Philipps , The New York Times FORT CARSON, Colo. — A taut line of soldiers crossed the sprawling Army post’s parade ground in the afternoon, hoisting flags draped with a rainbow of streamers from past deployments: Afghanistan,…
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Wray Warns Taliban Takeover in Afghanistan Could Inspire US-Based Extremists

FBI Director Christopher Wray warned Tuesday that the Taliban takeover in Afghanistan could inspire a new wave of extremism in the U.S. Wray testified before the Senate Homeland Security and Governmental Affairs Committee that extremist groups…
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Iraq’s Erbil Airport Targeted in Drone Attack: Kurdish Officials

Erbil International Airport in northern Iraq has been targeted in a drone attack, Kurdish security officials said, the latest in a series of similar incidents over the past year. The internal security service for Iraq’s autonomous Kurdish…
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Saudi Arabia Welcomes Release of Classified Documents of Sept 11 Attacks

Saudi Arabia welcomed on Wednesday the release of classified documents relating to the Sept. 11, 2001 attacks in the United States. Its U.S. embassy said in a statement that "any allegation that Saudi Arabia is complicit in the September 11…
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Saudi Artillery Attack Leaves Two Dead in Yemen

The Saudi coalition artillery attack on al-Raqo killed two citizens in the northern Yemeni city of Manba, on Monday night. Two Yemeni civilians were killed in the artillery attack. In recent weeks, the Saudi coalition has repeatedly targeted…
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Coalition Says Iraq Base Housing US Troops Hit in Drone Attack

A military base in northern Iraq that hosts United States troops has been hit in a rocket attack, the latest to target Washington’s presence in the country. Local media said the attack targeted a base near al-Harir, 70km (45 miles) northeast…
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ISIL Seeking Economic Crisis in Iraq: MP

Chairman of the Iraqi Parliament's Defense and National Security Committee Mohammad Reza said ISIL terrorists are blowing up the electricity grid due to the order of their new leader to put Iraq in economic trouble. He described the explosion…
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While Condemning Israeli Brutality against Palestinians, Ministry Demands Holding Israel Accountable for Its Actions

The Palestinian Ministry of Foreign Affairs and Expatriates today strongly condemned the brutal Israeli repression against peaceful Palestinian protests in the occupied territories and called on the international community to hold Israel accountable…
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Iran Atomic Agency Says It Thwarted Attack on a Facility

Iran’s Atomic Energy Agency said on Wednesday that an attack on one of its facilities early in the morning had been foiled, with no casualties or structural damage to the site. The agency’s statement did not reveal the name of the site,…