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Archive | November, 2015

Senior Kurdish Lawyer Killed in Diyarbakir; Police Officer Killed in Shoot-Out

VIEWER DISCRETION: The video published on RUPTLY shows top Kurdish lawyer Tahir Elci face down on the street after he was shot dead in the Sur district of Diyarbakir province, Turkey, Saturday November 28, 2015. [Clicking on the picture above sends users away from GlobalConflictMaps.com to YouTube.com because our sponsors do not permit violent images […]

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VIDEO: Turkish Air Force F-16s Shoot Down Russian SU-24 Fighter Jet Near Syrian Border; Pilots Eject

DAILY SABAH: A Russian aircraft has been shot down on Tuesday morning by Turkish Air Forces as part of rules of engagement and violation of airspace in the Kızıldağ region near Turkey’s Hatay province, close to the Syrian border. DAILY SABAH VIDEO: Both pilots of the Russian SU-24 warplane, downed by the Turkish military on […]

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USAF Gunship AC-130J Ghostrider Expected to Be Operational by 2017

The AC-130J Ghostrider is the latest iteration of the Air Force’s premiere gunship, and is being hailed as the ultimate battle plane. Thirty-two AC-130J Ghostrider gunships are expected to be in the USAF by 2021 after their introduction in 2017. The airframe is manufactured by Lockheed Martin. The conversion into a gunship and aircraft support […]

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Gunmen Kill 3, Take 170 Hostages at Luxury Radisson Hotel in Bamako, Mali

At least nine people have been reportedly killed as armed gunmen stormed a luxury hotel in Bamako, Mali on Friday morning. Reports say 170 people are being held hostage at the Radisson Blu hotel in the country’s capital. About 10 armed offenders are believed to have assaulted guests of the luxury hotel Radisson Blu in […]

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State of Palestine: Palestinian with Press Vest Shot Dead After Alleged Stabbing

A Palestinian was killed and an IDF soldier was injured after being stabbed at an intersection between the Palestinian village Tarqumiyah and the Adora Israeli settlement just outside of Hebron, during a demonstration on Friday. The supposed assailant was then shot at the scene by other IDF soldiers on site.

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