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PAKISTAN: Sartaj Aziz Says India ‘Shying Away’ From Peace Talks To Avoid Discussions On Kashmir

PAKISTAN: Sartaj Aziz Says India ‘Shying Away’ From Peace Talks To Avoid Discussions On Kashmir

“If there has to be an improvement in relations between the two countries, there has to be a dialogue on all issues, including the core issue of Kashmir,” Aziz said.

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TURKEY: Deaths, Injuries By Bomb At Ataturk Airport

TURKEY: Deaths, Injuries By Bomb At Ataturk Airport

More than 60 people have been injured, six of them seriously, in explosions at Ataturk Airport in Istanbul, according to the Turkish state Anadolu news agency.

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NIGERIA: 5,000 Boko Haram Captives Freed By Nigeria Army

NIGERIA: 5,000 Boko Haram Captives Freed By Nigeria Army

More than 15,000 people have been killed and 2 million displaced in Nigeria and neighbouring Chad, Niger and Cameroon during Boko Haram’s insurgency.

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PALESTINE POLITICS: Abbas Rabbis ‘Water Poisoning’ Comment Backfires

PALESTINE POLITICS: Abbas Rabbis ‘Water Poisoning’ Comment Backfires

For Jews, allegations of water poisoning strike a bitter chord.

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SYRIA: Opposition Slams Russia Of Using Incendiary Bombs

SYRIA: Opposition Slams Russia Of Using Incendiary Bombs

“Russian air forces have repeatedly deployed incendiary weapons and cluster munitions to kill, main and terrorize Syrian civilians, including in at least 10 documented incidents,” Riad Hijab, coordinator of the opposition HNC, wrote to Ban.

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KENYA: Ethiopia, Kenya To Hold Terrorism Talks

KENYA: Ethiopia, Kenya To Hold Terrorism Talks

It warns Al-Shabaab and Al Qaeda and ISIS (Islamic State of Iraq and Syria)–were determined to spread a violent streak of Islam called Salafism.

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SYRIA: Syrian Jet Bomber Crashes

SYRIA: Syrian Jet Bomber Crashes

A rebel source told Reuters the plane that crashed was a Russian Mig 21 fighter but this could not be independently verified.

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IRAQ: Iraqi Forces Take Falluja Government Building From Islamic State

IRAQ: Iraqi Forces Take Falluja Government Building From Islamic State

Prime Minister Haider al-Abadi said on Twitter that he would soon declare victory in Falluja, as government forces continued pushing into the city.

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SYRIA: Russia Strikes US-Backed Rebels

SYRIA: Russia Strikes US-Backed Rebels

“Russia’s latest actions raise serious concern about Russian intentions,” the official said.

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SYRIA: US, Assad Troops Advances Against Islamic State

Syrian government troops backed by Russia gaining ground in new offensives that have put unprecedented pressure on the self-declared caliphate.

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NIGERIA: SSS, Boko Haram, 2015 Zaria Shiite Massacre

NIGERIA: SSS, Boko Haram, 2015 Zaria Shiite Massacre

The Shias leader, Ibrahim al-Zakzaky, and his wife were severely wounded and have been detained without charge.

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NIGERIA: Herdsmen And Farmers Entangled In Battle

Clashes between mostly Fulani herdsmen and settled communities have been concentrated in north central Nigeria, particularly the states of Benue, Plateau, Kaduna and Nassarawa.

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NIGERIA: The Terrorist Fulani Herdsmen The DSS And The Limits of Democracy in Nigeria

NIGERIA: The Terrorist Fulani Herdsmen The DSS And The Limits of Democracy in Nigeria

The DSS and the military under Jonathan and Buhari have largely failed to protect the people.

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SYRIA: Assad, Turkey Tensions Escalate

SYRIA: Assad, Turkey Tensions Escalate

U.S. State Department said that it has continued to urge Turkey to stop the cross border attacks and to “deescalate” tensions.

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NIGERIA: Shi’ite Massacre And The New Rift

Sheikh Ibrahim Zakzaky’s compound was levelled after three days of clashes between the army and Shi’ite residents of the city.

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TURKEY: Islamic State Menacing Threat In Turkey

TURKEY: Islamic State Menacing Threat In Turkey

Islamic State group detonated his explosives at a popular tourist site sending shrapnel flying into historic Sultanahmet Square, killing at least 10 people.

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CANADA: Canadian Warplanes Bomb ISIS Targets In Iraq

CANADA: Canadian Warplanes Bomb ISIS Targets In Iraq

Prime Minister Justin Trudeau has said he intends to withdraw the Canadian fighter jets from the air campaign sometime this year.

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NIGERIA: Biafra, Junaid Muhammed And Northern Nigeria’s Elite Terrorists

Let Junaid’s of our nation hide their heads in shame. For fear of being caught, he accuses pro-Biafra agitators of terrorism.

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TURKEY: West, Turkey Nefarious Roles In Syrian Conflict

TURKEY: West, Turkey Nefarious Roles In Syrian Conflict

More, we are starting to uncover those who speak the language of anti-terrorism while in practice working to facilitate and support it.

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NIGERIA: Boko Haram Ranked World’s Deadliest Terrorist Group

NIGERIA: Boko Haram Ranked World’s Deadliest Terrorist Group

Boko Haram, the militant group that was responsible for 6,664 deaths last year, more than any other terrorist group in the world.

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