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US building huge drone base in Niger

Muslim Times(Web Desk) – The US military has started construction for a huge military base in the African country of Niger, which officials say will be used for airstrikes and intelligence operations by unmanned aircraft in West Africa. US Air Force personnel have been constructing hangars and runways for drones ...

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Quake injures 39 in southeast Turkey

(Reuters) – An earthquake struck Turkey’s southeastern province of Adiyaman early on Tuesday, injuring 39 people and causing damage to buildings, state-run Anadolu news agency said. The United States Geological Survey (USGS) said the earthquake, which struck at 0034 GMT, had a magnitude of 5.2 and occurred at a depth ...

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Indian forces kill 34 Maoist militants

(Reuters) – Police in central India have killed at least 34 Maoist militants, with more bodies pulled out of a river on Tuesday, two days after security forces ambushed a band of fighters in a forest deep in the interior of Maharashtra State, authorities said. On Monday evening, a day ...

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18 dead in China building fire, arson suspected

(AFP) – A fire tore through a karaoke lounge in southern China on Tuesday, killing 18 people and injuring another five in what authorities suspect was an arson attack. The blaze took place after midnight in a three-story building in Qingyuan City, Guangdong Province, and was put out shortly before ...

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Truck runs over Toronto pedestrians, casualties reported

(Reuters) – A driver plowed his white Ryder rental van into a crowd in Toronto on Monday, killing 10 people and injuring 15 along a roughly mile-long (1.6-km) stretch of sidewalk thronged with lunch-hour pedestrians, police said. The Canadian Broadcasting Corporation (CBC) identified the suspect as Alek Minassian, 25, without ...

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Yemen’s Houthis hit Saudi Aramco oil facilities in Jizan

(News Desk) – Fighters from Yemen’s Houthi Ansarullah movement have fired two ballistic missiles at a Saudi Aramco facility in the country’s southwest. Yemen’s Arabic-language al-Masirah television network said on Monday that two Badr 1-type missiles had targeted the oil facilities that belong to energy giant Aramco in the Saudi ...

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Daesh second-in-command killed in Iraqi airstrike inside Syria

(News Desk) – The militant commander ranked second in the Takfiri Daesh terrorist group has reportedly been killed during an Iraqi airstrike inside the Syrian territory. Intelligence sources, speaking on condition of anonymity, told Arabic-language Shafaaq news agency that the aerial attack targeted a group of Daesh militants, who were ...

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