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Four killed, 21 injured Iraq attacks
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Four killed, 21 injured Iraq attacks

Jun 19 2013, 6:54pm CDT | by

Baghdad, June 20 (IANS) At least four people were killed and 21 wounded in separate incidents of shooting and bomb attacks in Iraq Wednesday, the police said.

Baghdad, June 20 — At least four people were killed and 21 wounded in separate incidents of shooting and bomb attacks in Iraq Wednesday, the police said. Three people were killed and 15 injured in a...

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Four killed, 21 injured Iraq attacks

Jun 19 2013, 6:54pm CDT | by

Baghdad, June 20 (IANS) At least four people were killed and 21 wounded in separate incidents of shooting and bomb attacks in Iraq Wednesday, the police said.

Baghdad, June 20 — At least four people were killed and 21 wounded in separate incidents of shooting and bomb attacks in Iraq Wednesday, the police said.

Three people were killed and 15 injured in a roadside bomb explosion at a popular football field at a village near Maqdadiyah city, some 100 km from Baghdad, reported Xinhua citing a local police source.

In another incident, an Iraqi army colonel was shot dead by gunmen while driving his car in Kirkuk city, some 250 km from Baghdad, a local police source said.

In Baghdad, six people were injured when a roadside bomb ripped through Shula district, an interior ministry source said.


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Report: Egypt Demands Expansion of Anti-ISIS Campaign to Fight Jihadists in North Africa

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During a recent visit to London, Egyptian Foreign Minister Sameh Shukri advocated for an expansion of the U.S.-led campaign against the Islamic State (ISIL/ISIS) to confront extremists causing havoc in North Africa, such as the Muslim Brotherhood.  According to The Telegraph, Egypt has warned that terrorist groups are on the verge of taking control of Libya’s oilfields. "The natural resources in Libya represents a very larg ...
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Oct 28 2014 12:28pm CDT | Source: Socialist Worker UK

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Iraqi peshmerga fighters head for Syria to fight Islamic State

Oct 28 2014 12:10pm CDT | Source: Townhall's

By Isabel Coles and Dasha Afanasieva ARBIL Iraq/MURSITPINAR Turkey (Reuters) - Iraqi peshmerga fighters headed for the Sy ...
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U.S. Airdrops Aid in Support of Iraqi Humanitarian Efforts

Oct 28 2014 12:00am CDT | Source: U.S. Department of Defense

U.S. aircraft have conducted an airdrop near Al Asad Air Base, Iraq, to provide humanitarian aid for delivery by Iraqi security forces to members of the Iraqi ...
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Riot Police Clash With 4,000 Strong Anti-Islam Protest

Oct 27 2014 11:54am CDT | Source: Big Government

Rallies by German anti-Islamist protest group “Hooligans against Salafists” have grown from a few dozen, to a few hundred, to some 4,000 people marching in a matter of weeks, triggering a deployment of 1,000 riot police in Cologne on Sunday. The group, which marches under such slogans as “foreigners out” has concerned police because it includes a number of disparate movements which normally focus on fight ...
Source: Big Government   Full article at: Big Government


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U.S. gives billions to child-beheading 'freedom fighters'

Oct 24 2014 6:35pm CDT | Source: WND

It’s hard to tell the good guys from the bad guys anymore. You’ve seen it in the news. It has shocked and horrified the civilized world. Christians and Yazidis, by the thousands, are fleeing for their lives in Iraq, Syria and elsewhere as devout followers of the “prophet” Muhammad, aka, the “Islamic State,” continue to brutally slaughter these “infidels” on the run, even torturing, dismembering and beheading children as their pare ...
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ISIS 'School of Jihad' trains small children

Oct 23 2014 10:27pm CDT | Source: WND

(The Independent) Forced viewings of beheadings and torture, training with weapons almost as big as they are and daily lessons in extremist theology: if you’re a boy growing up in ISIS-controlled territory across Syria and Iraq, the word education means something very different to the rest of the world. Official ISIS media outlets are circulating videos and images which they claim show life in the “School of Jihad”, where children under the age of 10 are encourage ...
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