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  • Islamist militants attack Somali pres. palace

    Islamist militants attack Somali pres. palace

    Date: 2014-11-17 07:40:17 GMT - Somalia - Arab world - SN:9 - ID:1347405

    Islamist militants from Al-Shabab movement have attacked the Somali's presidential palace in Mogadishu on Sunday. The movement's spokesman Abu Musab said that they fired mortar bombs at the palace while top officials where there. But, the ....

  • UN convoy hit by explosion in Baghdad

    UN convoy hit by explosion in Baghdad

    Date: 2014-11-17 07:36:22 GMT - Iraq - Arab world - SN:6 - ID:1347373

    A United Nations convoy of three vehicles proceeding from the Baghdad International Airport to the International Zone was hit with at least one explosion this morning. No UN personnel were killed or injured in the incident and all proceeded ....

  • 5 killed, 22 injured in 2 car bombs in Iraq

    5 killed, 22 injured in 2 car bombs in Iraq

    Date: 2014-11-16 11:09:57 GMT - Iraq - Arab world - SN:19 - ID:1337245

    Five people were killed and 22 others injured after two car bombs rocked Baghdad on Saturday, security sources said. The first booby-trapped car went off after it was left by its driver in a line of vehicles before an army's checkpoint, northern ....

  • Daesh claims beheading of U.S. aid worker Kassig

    Daesh claims beheading of U.S. aid worker Kassig

    Date: 2014-11-16 09:38:17 GMT - Syria - Arab world - SN:22 - ID:1342005

    Daesh militants claimed they beheaded U.S. aid worker Peter Kassig in video, Al-Arabiya satellite TV reported. The 26-year-old former U.S. soldier was paraded at the end of Daesh video released in October that showed the murder of British aid ....

  • 5 civilians killed in car bomb at Baghdad airport street

    5 civilians killed in car bomb at Baghdad airport street

    Date: 2014-11-16 08:22:55 GMT - Iraq - Arab world - SN:11 - ID:1341245

    A booby-trapped car blast went off on Sunday in Baghdad International Airport Street, leaving five civilians killed, according to BBC Radio. Ambulances rushed to the scene of the blast, while security forces cordoned it off. ....

  • Iraqi PM urges army to find bodies of pilots killed after downing helicpoter

    Iraqi PM urges army to find bodies of pilots killed after downing helicpoter

    Date: 2014-11-16 08:18:37 GMT - Iraq - Arab world - SN:9 - ID:1341197

    Iraqi Prime Minister Haider al-Abadi urged on Sunday military to intensify efforts to find the bodies of pilots who were killed when a helicopter was downed in Salah-ad-Din province in Iraq. In a press release, Abadi said the helicopter was shot ....

  • Woman killed in crossfire between Lebanese army, militants

    Woman killed in crossfire between Lebanese army, militants

    Date: 2014-11-15 11:57:27 GMT - Lebanon - Arab world - SN:20 - ID:1337253

    A woman died Saturday of wounds she sustained during a crossfire between the Lebanese army and militants in Bekaa Valley. Nadima Fakhri, who was earlier today shot by gunmen during Dar El-Wasiaa clashes, has died, the National News Agency ....

  • 22 Daesh militants killed in French raids on Kirkuk

    22 Daesh militants killed in French raids on Kirkuk

    Date: 2014-11-15 11:52:46 GMT - Iraq - Arab world - SN:14 - ID:1336629

    Twenty-two Daesh militants have been killed in French air strikes that targeted sites of the group in Kirkuk, in the north of Iraq. French jets raided training sites and warehouses of the group in al-Huwaija and al-Dabs areas, western Kirkuk, an ....

  • Libyan PM's Saudi Arabia visit successful - FM

    Libyan PM's Saudi Arabia visit successful - FM

    Date: 2014-11-15 09:27:04 GMT - Libya - Arab world - SN:8 - ID:1335905

    Libyan Prime Minister Abdullah al-Thani's talks in Saudi Arabia have been positive, Libyan Foreign Minister Mohammed al-Dairi said. During his three-day visit of the Saudi kingdom, Thani had talks with Saudi Foreign Minister Prince Saud ....

  • Civilians killed, injured in Rif Dimashq, Daraa

    Civilians killed, injured in Rif Dimashq, Daraa

    Date: 2014-11-15 09:26:12 GMT - Syria - Arab world - SN:7 - ID:1335889

    A number of civilians were killed and injured in air and mortar shelling on Rif Dimashq and Daraa cities on Saturday. Two persons were killed and several others wounded when government forces raided western Ghouta of Rif Dimashq in tandem with ....

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