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US Confirms Death of Al-Shabab Leader

September 6, 2014 0

The Pentagon has confirmed that U.S. airstrikes in Somalia earlier this week killed the leader of the al-Shabab terrorist group, Ahmed Godane. It's taken four days, but the Pentagon is now certain Godane was killed […]

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US Will Seek UN Resolution on Foreign Fighters

September 4, 2014 0

The United States will seek a Security Council resolution on countering the threat of foreign terrorist fighters, including the Islamic State, during a high level U.N. meeting later this month.   This week, the United […]

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Obama addresses West Africans on facts about Ebola

September 3, 2014 0

WASHINGTON (AP) — President Barack Obama urged West Africans on Tuesday to wear gloves and masks when caring for Ebola patients or burying anyone who died of the disease. He also discouraged the traditional burial […]

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VOA NEWS: Police Attack Journalists Covering Pakistan Protests

August 31, 2014 0

Pakistani police have begun attacking television crews and other journalists covering clashes between anti-government protesters and police in Islamabad.VOA correspondent Ayaz Gul in Pakistan's capital says several cameramen with Pakistani news organizations have been wounded […]

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VOA NEWS: US Journalist Held Since 2012 Freed in Syria

August 25, 2014 0

Islamic rebels in Syria have freed an American journalist they have held since 2012, just days after another American reporter was beheaded. Kidnappers turned over Peter Theo Curtis to a United Nations representative Sunday, although […]

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