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BREAKING: ‘IED' found near Bill and Hillary Clinton's Chappaqua home
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Afghanistan
NATO soldiers suffer casualties in apparent insider attack in West of Afghanistan
[Khaama (Afghanistan)] At least three NATO
...the North Atlantic Treaty Organization. A cautionary tale of cost-benefit analysis....
soldiers were killed or maimed in an apparent insider attack in western Herat
...a venerable old Persian-speaking city in western Afghanistan, populated mostly by Tadjiks, which is why it's not as blood-soaked as areas controlled by Pashtuns...
province of Afghanistan.

The NATO-led Resolute Support Mission in a statement said the incident took place on Monday.

"A Resolute Support service member was killed in Herat province today," the statement said.

"Two other Resolute Support service members were maimed in the incident. Initial reports indicate the attack was committed by a member of the Afghan cops," NATO added in its statement.

No further details were given regarding the identities of the soldiers killed or maimed in the attack.

In the meantime, the Ministry of Defense of Czech Republic has confirmed that one of its soldiers has been killed and two others have sustained injuries in Herat province.

The statement further added that the incident has taken place in Shindand district of Herat province.

The ministry also added that the maimed soldiers have been taken to Bagram hospital and their injuries are not life-threatening.
Posted by: Fred || 10/24/2018 00:00 || Comments || Link || E-Mail|| [6528 views] Top|| File under: Taliban

#1  Traumatic amputation is not life-threatening if treated quickly enough. Ending up with an ostomy bag isn't life threatening. Nor is being blind.
So the comfort level isn't what the PIO might be thinking it is.
Posted by: Richard Aubrey || 10/24/2018 0:15 Comments || Top||

#2  This sort of shit scares the crap out of me. My son is a Captain in the Air Force who just started a 6 month deployment in Afghanistan, at a NATO base.
Posted by: Rambler in Virginia || 10/24/2018 13:20 Comments || Top||

#3  My best to your son and thank him for his service. My prayers are for his safety as well
Frank
Posted by: Frank G || 10/24/2018 14:56 Comments || Top||

#4  Captain? My congratulations and thanks to him, Rambler. And lots of prayers, because those Afghans seem to live on a hair trigger away from exploding on those around them.
Posted by: trailing wife || 10/24/2018 16:45 Comments || Top||

#5  Thanks, Frank and tw. My wife and I are driving down to visit his wife and two kids for Halloween to cheer them up.

Also, he is up for Major in January, and his name is Tom. So we have David Bowie's Space Oddity already queued up (Ground control to Major Tom ...)
Posted by: Rambler in Virginia || 10/24/2018 18:00 Comments || Top||

#6  Crisp salute and hat tip to Captain Tom. He'll no doubt be picked up for Major. Hope he stays on to retirement.
Posted by: Besoeker || 10/24/2018 18:25 Comments || Top||

#7  Besoeker, that's his plan.

He did get commissioned relatively late in life (age 31). He spent 4 years in the Marine Corps, got out in 2000, got married, after a few years went back to school and got his commission through AF ROTC.
Posted by: Rambler in Virginia || 10/24/2018 21:01 Comments || Top||

#8  Smart young man. He'll have no regrets when he's our age and looks back.
Posted by: Besoeker || 10/24/2018 22:31 Comments || Top||


Prominent Taliban leader killed in Kunduz operations
[Khaama (Afghanistan)] A prominent local leader of the Taliban
...Arabic for students...
group has been killed during the operations of the Afghan National Defense and Security Forces (ANDSF) in northern Kunduz province of Afghanistan.

The 209th Shaheen Corps of the Afghan Military in the North in a statement said a prominent Taliban leader Mullah Mansoor who was in charge of overall activities of the group in Kunduz province has been killed in Imam Sahib district.

The statement further added that Mullah Mansoor was killed another key Taliban group member Mullah Yasin and twenty of his fighters.

The turbans were killed during a clash which erupted amid ongoing military operations, the 209th Shaheen Corps added in its statement. The anti-government armed holy warrior groups including Talibs have not commented regarding the report so far.
Posted by: Fred || 10/24/2018 00:00 || Comments || Link || E-Mail|| [6478 views] Top|| File under: Taliban


Taliban militants critically wounded in an airstrike in Kabul
[Khaama (Afghanistan)] At least three Talibs were critically maimed in an Arclight airstrike conducted in Kabul province, the Afghan Military said Tuesday.

According to a statement released by 201st Silab Corps of the Afghan Military in the East, the airstrike was carried out in the vicinity of Surobi district.

The statement further added that the bully boyz were targeted in Chehl Gaz area of Ozbin Valley of Surobi.

In the meantime, the 201st Silab Corps said at least 12 bully boyz were killed during a clash in Nari district of Kunar province
... which is right down the road from Chitral. Kunar is Haqqani country.....
At least 15 bully boyz also sustained injuries during the same festivities, the 201st Silab Corps added in its statement.

In a separate clash in Kamdish district of Nuristan province, at least 8 bully boyz were killed and 12 others sustained injuries, according to 201st Silab Corps.
Posted by: Fred || 10/24/2018 00:00 || Comments || Link || E-Mail|| [6511 views] Top|| File under: Taliban


Afghan forces repulse major Taliban assault in Faryab province
[Khaama (Afghanistan)] The Afghan National Defense and Security Forces (ANDSF) repulsed a major assault by the Talibs in northern Faryab province of Afghanistan.

The 209th Shaheen Corps of the Afghan Military in the North in a statement said the Talibs launched a major offensive on Sherin Tagab district at around 9pm on Monday night.

The statement further added that the snuffies faced a strong resistance from the national defense and security forces.

According to 209th Shaheen Corps, at least 13 snuffies were killed and at least 19 others sustained injuries after the attack was repulsed by the security forces.

A key commander of the group identified as Qari Zabi was among those killed, the 209th Shaheen Corps added in its statement.
Posted by: Fred || 10/24/2018 00:00 || Comments || Link || E-Mail|| [6500 views] Top|| File under: Taliban


India-Pakistan
Rs8.5 million worth of drugs seized from three Nigerians in Islamabad
[DAWN] Police on Tuesday seized narcotics worth Rs8.5 million from three Nigerian nationals near the Quaid-e-Azam University (QAU) campus in Islamabad.

The three men, who were tossed in the calaboose
Drop the gat, Rocky, or you're a dead 'un!
, are suspected of supplying drugs to students in educational institutions of the capital, police said.

The drugs recovered by Secretariat Police from the suspects included 800 grams of heroin, 250g cocaine and 300g marijuana. A first information report has been registered against them.

Senior Superintendent Police (operations) Mohammad Amin Bukhari, on whose directions the operation was carried out, praised the station house officer of Secretariat Police Station over the seizure of the drugs.
Posted by: Fred || 10/24/2018 00:00 || Comments || Link || E-Mail|| [6477 views] Top|| File under: Narcos


Charred bodies of oil firm’s abducted employees found in North Waziristan
[DAWN] Charred bodies of four persons were recovered from a torched vehicle in North Wazoo's Spin Wam tehsil on Tuesday. Security officials confirmed that the bodies are of three employees of Maripur Oil and Gas Company and a Frontier Corps
...a provincial paramilitary force. Total manpower is about 80,000. They are tasked to help local law enforcement in the maintenance of law and order, and to carry out border patrol and a..the Antwerp-based Salafist organization that had campaigned to introduce Sharia law to Belgium before single-handedly making Belgium the highest per capita supplier of jihadis to Syria in Europe. There was a big trial in Antwerp in 2015, but most of those convicted were in absentia...nti-smuggling operations....
(FC) official deployed for their security.

According to the details provided by an FC official to DawnNewsTV, the employees of the oil and gas exploration company and their paramilitary escort were heading towards their office a day earlier when they were kidnapped by unknown button men.

Later their bullet-riddled bodies were found burnt inside a torched vehicle in Spin Wam's Abakhel area following a day-long search operation, the official said. He further revealed that the dear departed include an FC official, a foreman, a driver, and a labourer.

A local intelligence official also confirmed the incident and fatalities, saying it was unclear where the button men were from as no group has so far grabbed credit for the incident.
Posted by: Fred || 10/24/2018 00:00 || Comments || Link || E-Mail|| [6483 views] Top|| File under: TTP


Iraq
Mosul clearance continues: car kaboom kills 3, big turban tied up


Mosul car bomb attack left 3 people dead, 20 injured

Nineveh (IraqiNews.com) – The death toll from a car bomb attack that rocked Mosul city earlier in the day rose to three, while the number of the injured jumped to 20, the state-run security center said on Tuesday.

A booby-trapped car exploded early Tuesday in a marketplace in Qayyara, south of Mosul.

Iraqi troops arrest Islamic State’s food provider in Mosul

Baghdad (IraqiNews.com) – Iraqi troops arrested on Tuesday an Islamic State militant who was tasked with providing the group with foodstuffs in Mosul city.

“Troops of the 20th division of the Military Intelligence Directorate managed to arrest the Islamic State’s food provider during an operation in Hamam al-Alil district in Mosul,” Baghdad Today website quoted the directorate as saying in a statement.

“An arrest warrant had been issued for the held terrorist pursuant to article 4 pf the counter-terrorism law,” the statement read.
Posted by: trailing wife || 10/24/2018 00:00 || Comments || Link || E-Mail|| [6516 views] Top|| File under: Islamic State


Civilian injured in armed attack, north of Baghdad: Source
Baghdad (IraqiNews.com) A civilian was injured in an attack carried out by unidentified button men, north of Baghdad, a security source said on Tuesday.

Speaking to Almaalomah website, the source said "unidentified button men attacked, this morning, a civilian near his house in al-Hamamiyat region in Taji district, leaving him profoundly maimed."

Security troops, according to the source, "cordoned off the accident scene and transferred the maimed to hospital."
Posted by: trailing wife || 10/24/2018 00:00 || Comments || Link || E-Mail|| [6473 views] Top|| File under:


Kirkuk chronicle: 3 turbans tied up, one of unknown size


Iraqi security arrest Islamic State member at underground tunnel

Kirkuk (IraqiNews.com) Iraqi police forces arrested an Islamic State member at an underground tunnel in Kirkuk province, police media said on Tuesday.

A video posted by Iraqi Federal Police showed the troops storming al-Qahara village in the province before arresting the terrorist.

The arrested militant, media reports said, quoted by Shafaq News website, is Sabah Suleiman, aka “Abu Talha”, but did not mention his ranking in the extremist group.

Iraqi security arrest two members of Islamic State’s Jund Diwan in Kirkuk

Kirkuk (IraqiNews.com) – Two Islamic State (IS) terrorists were apprehended Tuesday in the oil-rich Iraqi province of Kirkuk, a state-run security center said as the country still faces a growing threat posed by the terrorist group’s dormant cells.

“Troops of the homeland security service have arrested two members of the Islamic State’s so-called Jund (soldiers) Diwan, who are wanted by Iraqi judiciary over terror-related charges,” Iraqi website Almaalomah quoted spokesman for the Security Media Center Maj. Gen. Saad Maan as saying.

According to the spokesman, the arrested were made in Panja Ali and Jimen areas in Kirkuk.
Posted by: trailing wife || 10/24/2018 00:00 || Comments || Link || E-Mail|| [6491 views] Top|| File under: Islamic State


Israel-Palestine-Jordan
Jordan's former counterterror chief Habis al-Hanini shot dead
[Aljazeera] Jordan's former counterterrorism chief General Habis Hanayneh has been shot dead outside his home, according to medical and security sources.

Hanayneh was killed around 7pm (16:00 GMT) on Tuesday in the city of Madaba, around 30km southwest of the capital, Amman.

The 56-year-old, also known as Abu Haytham, died from three gunshot wounds to the chest and was pronounced dead on arrival at al-Nadim hospital, doctor Ibrahim Owais told Al Jazeera.

The assailant has been arrested, according to a statement issued by the spokesman of Jordan's public security department.

"The murderer confessed to his crime, saying he had planned it a while ago, believing that Hanayneh was behind his arrest in Russia in 2005, and caused him trouble at his work," the spokesman said in a statement.

A senior Jordanian intelligence officer and a former senior CIA officer who still has ties to Jordan confirmed Hanayneh's death.

The senior Jordanian intelligence officer, who spoke to Al Jazeera on condition of anonymity, said he had known and worked with Hanayneh for decades and that his death "was a tragic loss to Jordan and the counterterrorism community around the world".

A former CIA analyst, who had worked with Hanayneh in the past and did not wish to be identified for this report, told Al Jazeera that Hanayneh was an "extremely smart intelligence officer" and that he "really understood the underpinning of why individuals join extremist groups".

Hanayneh retired from Jordan's General Directorate of Intelligence (GID) "about a year ago", said the senior Jordanian intelligence officer.

This is the first time in recent memory where a high-ranking Jordanian intelligence officer was killed either on active duty or in retirement.
Posted by: Besoeker || 10/24/2018 08:01 || Comments || Link || E-Mail|| [6483 views] Top|| File under:


Shots fired at Israeli troops in Palestinian city; army says no soldiers hurt
[IsraelTimes] IDF investigating identity of perpetrators of attack in southern West Bank city of Halhul

Shots were fired Tuesday evening at a group of Israeli soldiers in the West Bank, the military said.

No troops were hurt in the incident in the Paleostinian city of Halhul in the southern West Bank, according to a statement by the IDF Spokesperson’s Unit.

Details of the attack, including the identity of the assailants, were being investigated, the statement said.

The attack came after a 17-year-old Paleostinian was apprehended earlier in the day by Border Policemen at Hebron’s Tomb of the Patriarchs after he pulled a knife on them.

Police said the teen arrived at a security checkpoint at the entrance to the West Bank city’s holy site and was instructed to empty his pockets. Though he complied, a metal detector went off when he passed through it.

When coppers told him to lift his shirt, he at first refused, then pulled out a large knife he had hidden on his person and brandished it at the officers.

Policemen aimed their weapons at the suspect and ordered him to put down the weapon. He was eventually subdued without shots being fired, and was placed in durance vile
I ain't sayin' nuttin' widdout me mout'piece!
and taken for questioning.

Police said they believed the suspect had intended to smuggle the knife into the site in order to carry out an attack.
Posted by: trailing wife || 10/24/2018 00:00 || Comments || Link || E-Mail|| [6474 views] Top|| File under:


Gazan teen said killed in border clashes with Israeli troops
[IsraelTimes] Army says some 200 Paleostinians riot along security fence, throw explosives at soldiers; fire balloons from Strip start 6 blazes in south

Paleostinians clashed with Israeli troops on the Gazoo border Tuesday, with the Hamas, the well-beloved offspring of the Moslem Brotherhood,-run health ministry in the Paleostinian enclave reporting a 17-year-old had died of injuries sustained during the violence.

Muntaser al-Baz, 17, was shot by Israeli soldiers during a protest east of the Bureij refugee camp and died at the Shifa hospital in Gazoo City, according to the ministry.

Five others were maimed during the unrest, the ministry said.

An Israeli army spokeswoman told AFP that troops at the border fence opened fire during a violent protest by about 200 Paleostinians.

"They burned tires and threw bombs at soldiers," she said. "They also threw a petrol bomb."

She said none of the soldiers were maimed.

"Troops responded with riot dispersal means and gunfire according to the rules of engagement," she added.

In addition to the festivities on the border fence, incendiary balloons launched from Gazoo sparked six fires near Israeli towns in southern Israel, a front man for the Fire and Rescue Services said.

IDF: Gazan tried to get arrested by entering Israel with knife to escape Strip

[IsraelTimes] Monday military picked up Paleostinian who breached security fence; during interrogation, he said he wanted to be detained in order to stay in Israel. The military said it intended to return the man to the Gazoo Strip on Tuesday.
Posted by: trailing wife || 10/24/2018 00:00 || Comments || Link || E-Mail|| [6479 views] Top|| File under: Hamas


Syria-Lebanon-Iran
Kurdish forces storm ISIS stronghold in Deir Ezzor
[AlMasdar] A US-backed Syrian rebel group has reportedly entered a key stronghold for the Islamic State
...formerly ISIS or ISIL, depending on your preference. Before that al-Qaeda in Iraq, as shaped by Abu Musab Zarqawi. They're very devout, committing every atrocity they can find in the Koran and inventing a few more. They fling Allah around with every other sentence, but to hear the pols talk they're not really Moslems....
terror group in eastern Syria amid intensifying battles.

"Our forces have blitzed ISIS Lions of Islam and attacked their fortifications inside al-Sousah village", a statement published by the Syrian Democratic Forces (SDF) said.

Fierce festivities were reported inside the small village before the Kurdish fighters were capable of entering it.

The advance was made after the village was heavily bombed by the US-led coalition, killing scores of ISIS jihadists as well as civilians.

In this context, The U.S. Coalition destroyed a mosque that was used by the Islamic State (ISIS) terrorist organization as a command center in eastern Syria, the Joint Task Force of the Operation Inherent Resolve stated.

"On October 22, a Coalition strike destroyed several buildings used by ISIS to launch attacks against Syrian Democratic Force partners in As Susah, Syria," the blurb said.

Last week, Syria accused the US-led coalition of bombing the town of Hajin in Deir Ezzor with internationally banned munitions.

According to the UK-based Syrian Observatory for Human Rights, the battles between ISIS and the Kurdish forces have so far killed 419 ISIS Lions of Islam and 232 SDF fighter.

The monitoring group also documented the death of at least 48 civilians ‐ including 12 children ‐ in Arclight airstrikes conducted by the US-led coalition on Deir Ezzor countryside.
Posted by: trailing wife || 10/24/2018 02:43 || Comments || Link || E-Mail|| [6475 views] Top|| File under: Islamic State


Rebels still frisky in Latakia and Aleppo governates, Russian troops gently succor residents in Rif Dimashq and elsewhere
[AlMasdar] Numerous ceasefire violations by bandidos holy warriors operating in Syria’s Idlib de-escalation zone were reported in Syria’s Latakia governorate and Aleppo’s neighborhoods over the past day. One serviceman of Syrian government forces was maimed, chief of the Russian Center for reconciliation of the conflicting sides Vladimir Savchenko said on Monday.

"During the day shelling attacks were reported from the settlement of Dahr abu-Assad in the Latakia governorate, Aleppo’s Makanis al-Duwayri neighborhood and the area around the research center. One serviceman of Syrian government forces was maimed as a result of shelling in Makanis al-Duwayri," Savchenko said.

Apart from that, in his words, positions of Syrian government forces near the settlement of Tadef in the Aleppo governorate came under shelling by illegal gangs operating near the city of al-Bab.

During the day, officers of the Russian reconciliation center conducted a humanitarian operation in the settlement of Jisrein in the Rif Dimashq governorate. A total of 1.29 tonnes of food products were distributed among civilians.

"In the past day, officers of the Russian Center for Reconciliation of the Opposing Parties helped sort out the status of 200 people who reside in areas formerly controlled by illegal gangs. Eight pieces of firearms were surrendered," Savchenko added.

The Russian reconciliation center continues to fulfill assigned tasks after the completion of the military campaign in Syria. The center’s officers regularly travel around the country’s liberated areas to assess the humanitarian situation. The main efforts of the Russian military are now focused on assistance to the refugees returning to their homes.
Posted by: trailing wife || 10/24/2018 02:43 || Comments || Link || E-Mail|| [6500 views] Top|| File under: Govt of Syria


Idlib: rebels refuse to leave buffer zone, more civilans exit


Syrian Army preparing to launch Idlib operation after jihadists refuse to leave buffer zone – report

[AlMasdar] (9:20 P.M.) – The Syrian Arab Army (SAA) is preparing to launch a new operation inside of the Idlib Governorate, the Fars News Agency reported on Tuesday.

Citing a Syrian military field commander, Fars News said that the jihadist rebels are reinforcing their positions in the Idlib Governorate’s buffer zone, while also resuming their attacks on the government’s positions.

“The army has specified the strongholds of heavy arms, tanks, cannons, missiles and mortar launchers in demilitarized zone mentioned in Sochi Agreement,” Fars News reported.

The commander said that a group of Ajnad al-Sham, deployed near a Turkish monitoring post in the small town of Sarmin, pounded the Syrian Army positions in the town of Kafraya in Eastern Idlib; this resulted in a heavy firefight.

A military source in the town of Mhardeh told Al-Masdar News last week that the Syrian Arab Army believes the jihadist rebels have no intention to leave the buffer zone.

The source said that the Syrian Army and Russian military watched the jihadist rebels of Hay’at Tahrir Al-Sham and the Turkestan Islamic Party building new trenches around the Latakia part of fthe buffer zone.

Turkey is reportedly trying one last time to convince the jihadist rebels to leave the buffer zone; however, if they fail to withdraw, the Syrian Arab Army and Russian military will resume their operations at this front.

More civilians to exit Idlib through Abu Duhur crossing

[AlMasdar] (3:30 P.M.) – The Syrian government has re-opened Abu Duhur humanitarian crossing to allow more civilians exit the jihadi-held territories in Idlib toward the government-controlled areas.

Supported by Russian military, the humanitarian corridor is equipped with all logistics necessary to receive the civilians who will be leaving the rebel-run parts of the northwestern province.

Both Syrian and Russian armies will oversee the crossing, providing the basic needs as well as medical aid.

Tens of thousands of civilians have crossed the corridor to the government-held areas as the major offensive for Idlib drew near.

In a related context, the Russian and Syrian militaries are considering re-opening Qalaat al-Madiq and Morek crossings in northern Hama.
Posted by: trailing wife || 10/24/2018 02:43 || Comments || Link || E-Mail|| [6512 views] Top|| File under:


Deir Ezzor: 14 IS members killed in confrontations against SDF, east of Syria
[IraqiNews] The Syrian Democratic Forces, backed by the U.S.-led Coalition, have announced retaking a strategic village and inflicting huge losses in lives on Islamic State
...formerly ISIS or ISIL, depending on your preference. Before that al-Qaeda in Iraq, as shaped by Abu Musab Zarqawi. They're very devout, committing every atrocity they can find in the Koran and inventing a few more. They fling Allah around with every other sentence, but to hear the pols talk they're not really Moslems....
in its last bastion, east of Euphrates.

In a statement, SDF said "counter-terrorism battles have achieved progress and inflicted losses in lives and equipment on the enemy. It liberated half of al-Sousah."

The coalition jets, according to the statement, carried out seven Arclight airstrikes against Islamic State locations in al-Bagoz, al-Sousah and Hajin cities.

"The confrontations in these fronts left 14 forces of Evil killed, while two SDF fighters were killed and three others injured," it added.

Speaking to BasNews, a source from SDF said "our campaign against Islamic State will last for longer than the expected due to the sandstorm that hits the region from one side, in addition to using civilians as human shields by the forces of Evil from another side."

The group also, according, to the source, planted explosives in its last stronghold, which includes villages of al-Bagoz, Hajin, al-Shaafa, al-Sousah, Abu Khater and abul Hassan.

In September, each of the Coalition and SDF announced the launch of operations, east of Euphrates.

SDF controls 28 percent of the Syrian lands, becoming the second controller of lands, after the regime forces, which control around 60 percent.
Al Masdar adds:
According to the UK-based Syrian Observatory for Human Rights, the battles between ISIS and the Kurdish forces have so far killed 419 ISIS Lions of Islam and 232 SDF fighter.

The monitoring group also documented the death of at least 48 civilians ‐ including 12 children ‐ in Arclight airstrikes conducted by the US-led coalition on Deir Ezzor countryside.
Posted by: trailing wife || 10/24/2018 00:00 || Comments || Link || E-Mail|| [6477 views] Top|| File under: Islamic State



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Two weeks of WOT
Wed 2018-10-24
  BREAKING: ‘IED' found near Bill and Hillary Clinton's Chappaqua home
Tue 2018-10-23
  Firefighters extinguish day’s fifth blaze caused by incendiary balloon in southern Israel
Mon 2018-10-22
  US brigadier general recovering from at least one gunshot wound in Afghanistan attack
Sun 2018-10-21
  US charges Chicago man with online recruiting for Islamic State
Sat 2018-10-20
  Anjem Choudary Released from Prison
Fri 2018-10-19
  ISIS Returns: Sick terrorists take 700 hostage - Putin issues warning
Thu 2018-10-18
  Afghan guards open fire at Afghan-NATO meeting in Kandahar, injuring 2 Americans - reports
Wed 2018-10-17
  Mastermind behind Ahvaz terrorist attack killed in Iraq’s Diyala, IRGC says
Tue 2018-10-16
  Trump says 'rogue killers' may be behind Khashoggi disappearance
Mon 2018-10-15
  Jihadist rebels reinforce front-lines near Idlib buffer zone, no withdrawal
Sun 2018-10-14
  4 ISIS militants blown up by own explosives in Kunar province
Sat 2018-10-13
  Indian troops kill key Kashmiri fighter in Handwara siege
Fri 2018-10-12
  Easing frayed ties, Turkish court allows US pastor to go free
Thu 2018-10-11
  Afghan officials get 20 years for handing secrets to Pakistan
Wed 2018-10-10
  Turkey to search Saudi Consulate for missing journalist Jamal Khashoggi

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