2017 July 12

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US Drone Strike Reportedly Killed 4 Key IS Commanders

July 12, 2017 |

NANGARHAR, AFGHANISTAN/WASHINGTON �

A suspected U.S. drone strike has reportedly killed four key Islamic State commanders in eastern Afghanistan, a provincial security official in Nangarhar said.

The drone strike late Tuesday � which has not been immediately confirmed by the …

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India Police Warned Weeks Ago of Attack on Hindus in Kashmir

July 12, 2017 |

SRINAGAR, INDIA �

As India's government on Tuesday blamed separatist rebels for gunning down seven Hindu pilgrims and wounding 19 more in Kashmir before fleeing into the night, rebel groups in the disputed region condemned the rare, deadly attack on …

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Ivorian president meets OIC chief; ratifies Charter

July 12, 2017 |

Abidjan President of CAte d'Ivoire Alassane Ouattara met Secretary General of the Organization of Islamic Cooperation (OIC) Dr. Yousef Al-Othaimeen on Monday on the sidelines of the 44th session of the OIC Council of Foreign Ministers (CFM), which concluded in …

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India Police Warned Weeks Ago of Attack on Hindus in Kashmir

July 12, 2017 |

SRINAGAR, INDIA �

As India's government on Tuesday blamed separatist rebels for gunning down seven Hindu pilgrims and wounding 19 more in Kashmir before fleeing into the night, rebel groups in the disputed region condemned the rare, deadly attack on …

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China Sends Troops to Djibouti for Opening of Military Base

July 12, 2017 |

BEIJING �

Ships carrying Chinese military personnel for Beijing's first overseas military base, in Djibouti in the Horn of Africa, have left China to begin setting up the facility, the state news agency Xinhua reported late Tuesday.

Djibouti's position on …

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Preparations underway for Jordanian-Tajik business forum

July 12, 2017 |

Amman Amman Chamber of Commerce (ACC) President Issa Murad and Tajikistan's non-resident Ambassador Zubaydullo Zubaidov Tuesday discussed preparations to convene a joint business forum on the sidelines of Tajik President Imam Ali Rehmanov's visit to Jordan before the end of …

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Ivorian president meets OIC chief; ratifies Charter

July 12, 2017 |

Abidjan President of CAte d'Ivoire Alassane Ouattara met Secretary General of the Organization of Islamic Cooperation (OIC) Dr. Yousef Al-Othaimeen on Monday on the sidelines of the 44th session of the OIC Council of Foreign Ministers (CFM), which concluded in …

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US Drone Strike Reportedly Killed 4 Key IS Commanders

July 12, 2017 |

NANGARHAR, AFGHANISTAN/WASHINGTON �

A suspected U.S. drone strike has reportedly killed four key Islamic State commanders in eastern Afghanistan, a provincial security official in Nangarhar said.

The drone strike late Tuesday � which has not been immediately confirmed by the …

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