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U.S. forces in Afghanistan on Thursday struck an I.S. tunnel in Afghanistan with MOAB

April 16, 2017

WASHINGTON — U.S. forces in Afghanistan on Thursday struck an Islamic State tunnel complex in eastern Afghanistan with "the mother of all bombs," the largest non-nuclear weapon ever used in combat by the U.S. military, Pentagon officials said. At least 90 militants from the Islamic State (IS) group were killed by a huge bomb dropped by the US in Afghanistan, a regional governor says. A netw...

Chemical weapons kill at least 58, 11 children in Syria in town of town of Khan Sheikhoun

Chemical weapons kill at least 58, 11 children in Syria in town of town of Khan Sheikhoun

April 4, 2017

The Britain-based Syrian Observatory for Human Rights said at least 58 people died, including 11 children, in the early morning attack in the town of Khan Sheikhoun, which witnesses said was carried out by Sukhoi jets operated by the Russian and Syrian governments.

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North Korea Firing Rockets into Allies Backyard, Yours Could be Next

North Korea Firing Rockets into Allies Backyard, Yours Could be Next

March 13, 2017

SEOUL, South Korea (AP) — North Korea on Monday fired four banned ballistic missiles that flew about 1,000 kilometers (620 miles) on average, with three of them landing in waters that Japan claims as its exclusive economic zone, South Korean and Japanese officials said. The test-launches appeared to be a reaction to huge U.S.-South Korean military drills that those countries consider routine but ...

Axe Attack Replaces Commonly Used Bombs in Dusseldorf Train Station,  9 Injured

Axe Attack Replaces Commonly Used Bombs in Dusseldorf Train Station, 9 Injured

March 10, 2017

DUESSELDORF (AP) — German police said Friday that two Italian tourists were among nine people injured when a man randomly attacked passengers with an ax in Dusseldorf's main train station. The suspect, a 36-year-old man from Kosovo, was arrested shortly after the attack late Thursday, said Dietmar Kneip, a senior police official. The man, who wasn't named, is being treated in hospital for inju...

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