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Iran a ‘Nuclear State’

Iran marked the 31st anniversary of its revolution with massive pro-government rallies and a declaration the Islamic republic was now a “nuclear state.” Earlier in the week Iran claimed it began enriching uranium to the 20% level to provide material for a Tehran medical facility. Nuclear experts say that such a capability could move relatively […]

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Suicide Car Bomber Kills Police, Civilians in Northwest Pakistan

A suicide car bomber attacked a tribal police patrol in northwestern Pakistan on Wednesday and killed 17 people — 10 police officers, six civilians and one paramilitary officer. No group claimed responsibility, but Taliban militants often target Pakistani security forces. The Dallas Morning News Suicide attack on police patrol kills 17 in Pakistan

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Pakistan Interior Minister with Credible Info, Taliban Confirmed: Hakimullah Mehsud Dead

Pakistani Interior Minister Rehman Malik: Credible information that he’s dead, but I don’t have any confirmation, and the Taliban is confirming this news themselves. Hakimullah Mehsud, the leader of the Taliban in Pakistan, has been killed, according to the country’s interior minister. He is said to have died followed a series of US missile strikes. […]

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Afghanistan Battle Preparations at Marja: Operation Moshtarak

U.S. and allied commanders in Afghanistan are preparing for the biggest battle of the eight-year war — Operation Moshtarak, invasion of Marja. Afghan forces will account for about half of the troops involved in the operation, which means ‘together’ in Dari language. Wikipedia: Marja | Helmand Province | Dari SOURCE: Time U.S. Troops Prepare to […]

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Embassies Attacked by Both Sides of Iran Conflict

About a hundred Basij dressed as civilians Tuesday tried to assault the ltalian Embassy shouting ‘Death to Italy’ and ‘Death to Berlusconi (Italian Prime Minister). Iranians protested at Italian, French and Dutch embassies in Tehran denouncing support for Iran’s opposition movement. Green paint was splashed on one of the stone pillars at the gate of […]

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Israeli Police Clash with Rock Throwers, Palestinians at Shuafat

Video of clashes between Israeli police and Palestinian youths in Jerusalem. Violence in Shuafat refugee camp — a Palestinian refugee camp on the edge of Jerusalem — erupted in violence on Monday after Israeli police carried out a raid to arrest tax evaders and Palestinians. Eleven people were arrested for involvement in the unrest, which […]

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Danish Special Forces Respond, Thwart Attempted Piracy Attack by Somalis

Danish special forces stormed the Slovenian-owned ship Ariella and rescued the 25-strong crew Friday in the first known case of Western forces intervening during an attack by Somali pirates. The captain of a cargo ship named the Ariella sent out a mayday call, saying a skiff carrying six armed pirates was approaching his vessel 100 […]

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Two Bomb Blasts in Karachi, Pakistan Kill 11, Injure Over 50

A witness in Karachi, Pakistan captured video of a bombing on their cell phone. Smoke can be seen billowing from the explosion site. A suicide motorcycle bomber blew up a bus packed with Shi’ite Muslim worshippers in Karachi. A second bomb exploded at the entrance to the emergency room of the hospital where the bus […]

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Yemen Defense Ministry Report: 16 Houthis, Leaders Killed

Yemen reports its forces have killed 16 Houthis, including some of their leaders, during a crackdown on the fighters’ stronghold in the northern province of Sa’ada. SOURCE: PRESSTV Yemen says it has killed 16 Houthis

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Major Bomb Blast Kills at Least 20 Shia Pilgrims, Injures 120 in Karbala

A bomb blast from a cart pulled by a motorcycle hit Shia pilgrims, including women and children, as they were traveling on foot from Hillah in Babil Province to Karbala to take part in mourning ceremonies marking the 40th day after the Ashura anniversary of the martyrdom of Imam Hussein (PBUH). Also, two separate roadside […]

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