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President Donald Trump discusses current military operations with Gen. Joseph Votel and Gen. Raymond A. "Tony" Thomas
Joseph Votel   Photos   Qamar Javed Bajwa   Taliban   Wikipedia: PakistanUnited States relations  
U.S. CentCom chief visits Pakistan as Trump weighs relationship
The chief of the U.S. Central Command visited Pakistan on Saturday, as President Donald Trump's administration debated the future of its relations with Islamabad, part of a review of the war in neighb... (photo: US DoD / D. Myles Cullen)
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Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan addresses the media during a press conference at the end of the G-20 summit in Hamburg, northern Germany, Saturday, July 8, 2017. The leaders of the group of 20 meet July 7 and 8.
Angela Merkel   Photos   Recep Tayyip Erdogan   Sigmar Gabriel   Wikipedia: GermanyTurkey relations  
Erdogan warns German foreign minister to 'know your limits'
President Recep Tayyip Erdogan on told German Foreign Minister Sigmar Gabriel to "know your limits" after he vehemently criticised the Turkish leader for interfering in Germany's upcoming elections. |... (photo: AP / Michael Sohn)
DNA India
Stephen O'Brien, Under-Secretary-General for Humanitarian Affairs and Emergency Relief Coordinator, briefs the Security Council on the humanitarian situation in Yemen War in Yemen causing famine, cholera: UN aid chief
UNITED NATION: The UN humanitarian chief decried the “man-made catastrophe” in Yemen on Friday saying air strikes and armed clashes have increased dramatically, with millions of people facing the ... (photo: UN / Eskinder Debebe) Dawn
Photos   Stephen OBrien   Wikipedia: Yemeni Civil War (2015present)   Yemen crisis   Yemen famine  
FILE - In this June 6, 2013 file photo, the sign outside the National Security Administration (NSA) campus in Fort Meade, Md. Classified information stolen by a former National Security Agency contractor included the names of covert intelligence officers Trump Approves Plan To Create Independent Cyber Command: Report
| A Pentagon plan to create an independent cyber command to enforce cyberwar operations against Islamic State militants and other foes has been given the green light by U.S. President Donald Trump to ... (photo: AP / Patrick Semansky, File) WorldNews.com
National Security Agency   Photos   US President Donald Trump   United States Cyber Command   Wikipedia: United States Cyber Command  
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 GAZA CITY, GAZA STRIP: Palestinian firemen inspect a burnt building inside the Islamic University in Gaza City on Saturday, 03 February 2007 after Fatah forces attacked the building in a gun battle with Hamas militants. At least 17 Palestinians were kill Hamas struck by suicide attack in Gaza for the first time
A suicide bomber killed a Hamas security guard in the Gaza Strip near the border with Egypt on Thursday, the first such attack to hit the Palestinian [terrorist] group. F... (photo: WN Gaza) Topix
Gaza Strip   Hamas   Photos   Suicide attack   Wikipedia : Gaza Strip  
President Donald Trump waves as he steps off of Air Force One as he arrives at Miami International Airport, Friday, June 16, 2017, in Miami. Trump studying options for new approach to Afghan war
WASHINGTON — President Donald Trump is “studying and considering his options” for a new approach to Afghanistan and the broader South Asia region, the White House s... (photo: AP / Wilfredo Lee) The Daily Journal
Afghan War   Donald Trump   Photos   Taliban   Wikipedia: War in Afghanistan (2015present)  
Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan speaks during a press conference after the G-20 summit in Hamburg, northern Germany, Saturday, July 8, 2017 Erdogan Tells Turks in Germany to Vote Against Merkel
Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan on Friday said German Chancellor Angela Merkel was an enemy of Turkey and called on Turks in Germany to vote against her and other ... (photo: AP / Markus Schreiber) Voa News
Angela Merkel   German Federal Elections   Photos   Recep Tayyip Erdogan   Wikipedia: GermanyTurkey relations  
An Afghan Air Force Mi-17 helicopter starts up its engines in preparation for a flight at Kabul International Airport, September 24, 2011. Afghan forces conducted 41 airstrikes, 33 ground operations, killing 86 insurgents: MoD
The Afghan National Defense and Security Forces conducted at least 41 airstrikes and 33 ground operations against the insurgents leaving at least 86 of them dead, includi... (photo: USAF / Matthew Smith) Khaama Press
Afghan Forces   Afghanistan Airstrike   ISIS in Afghanistan   Photos   Wikipedia: 2017 Nangarhar airstrike  
BANGOR, Wash. (Aug. 9, 2017) Secretary of Defense Jim Mattis views the Ohio-class ballistic missile submarine USS Kentucky (SSBN 737) at Naval Base Kitsap in Bangor, Wash Mattis says a decision is closer on strategy for Afghanistan
WASHINGTON (AP) — After months of sometimes heated internal debate, the Trump administration has almost reached a decision on a new approach for fighting the 16-year-ol... (photo: US Navy / Jette Carr) Wtop
Afghanistan   Jim Mattis   Photos   Taliban   Wikipedia: Afghanistan  
File - U.S. Marines with Task Force Southwest depart a UH-60 Blackhawk helicopter prior to an advisory meeting with Afghan National Army soldiers at Camp Hanson, Afghanistan, June 13, 2017. Utah soldier dies in Afghanistan
KABUL, Afghanistan -- A U.S. soldier was killed and several others were wounded in a battle with Islamic State militants in eastern Afghanistan, the U.S. military said. |... (photo: USMC / Sgt. Lucas Hopkins) Arkansas Online
Afghanistan   American Soldier   Islamic State   Photos   Wikipedia: War in Afghanistan (2001present)  
This 2009 handout photo released by a friend of Xiyue Wang, shows Xiyue Wang at his apartment in Hong Kong, China. Princeton University professor Stephen Kotkin, who advised Wang, a Chinese-American researcher sentenced to prison in Iran, defended his former student as innocent of all charges against him. Appeal Denied For Princeton University Doctoral Student Held In Iran
| Reuters reported a Princeton University student convicted on espionages in Iran and sentenced to 10 years in prison has had his appeal denied, the university and his wi... (photo: AP / Friend of Xiyue Wang via AP) WorldNews.com
Held In Iran   Photos   Princeton University Student   Xiyue Wang  
Police officers stand next to the van involved on an attack in Las Ramblas in Barcelona, Spain, Thursday, Aug. 17, 2017. [UPDATE]: Islamic State Militants Claim Responsibility For Barcelona Attack That Killed At Least 12
| Islamic State militants have claimed responsibility for an act of terrorism in which a van struck and killed at least a dozen people on Barcelona’s most famous avenue... (photo: AP / Manu Fernandez) WorldNews.com
Barcelona Van Attack   Islamic State of Iraq and the Levant   Las Ramblas District   Photos   Wikipedia: Islamic State of Iraq and the Levant  
Iraq Saudi Arabia
‘Surrender or die’: Iraq launches operation to retake IS
Iraq starts offensive to take back Tal Afar from Islamic Sta
Iraq launches offensive to retake Tal Afar from ISIL
Iraq starts offensive to take back Tal Afar from Islamic Sta
An Afghan Air Force Mi-17 helicopter starts up its engines in preparation for a flight at Kabul International Airport, September 24, 2011.
Afghan forces conducted 41 airstrikes, 33 ground operations, killing 86 insurgents: MoD
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Pukka chukka as polo and racing join forces to help injured
There's no helicopters jetting into the polo, we're
Blind Yemeni students mark Intl. Humanitarian Day
Utomi: Nigeria Urgently Needs to Court
Conflict-affected Yemeni children wait to receive food rations provided by a local charity, in Sanaa, Yemen, Thursday, April, 13, 2017.
UN Report Reveals Saudi Coalition Responsible For 51 Percent Of Child Deaths In Yemen
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Syria Kuwait
Benjamin Netanyahu, Vladimir Putin To Meet Over Syria Confli
Lebanon army launches offensive against IS on Syrian border
Netanyahu to meet Putin over "recent development"
Syrian army, Hezbollah advance against IS in western Qalamou
President Donald Trump waves as he walks from Marine One to board Air Force One at Morristown Municipal Airport, in Morristown, N.J., Monday, July 3, 2017, en route to Washington from Trump National Golf Club in Bedminster, N.J.
Trump struggles with presidential duties as uniter-in-chief
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Regional GlaxoSmithKline chief reveals how ‘new pharma’
GCC projects market shows signs of improvement: Report
‘Voice of reason’: Arab tweeps welcome Qatar’s Sheikh
Kuwait- Briefing of KUNA main news for Saturday until 12:00
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UAE Egypt
Rich haul for UAE riders
Deaf couple visiting UAE want to change public perception
Abu Dhabi Chamber, FTA organise VAT workshop
“My Child’s Seat” initiative launched across the UAE
The Pacific Ocean (December 11, 2004) The Nuclear Powered Aircraft Carrier USS Nimitz (CVN 68) steams along the coast of California.  Nimitz is currently conducting Composite Training Unit Exercise (COMPTUEX) off the coast of southern California
Carrier USS Nimitz Buzzed By Iranian Drone In Persian Gulf, Report Says
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‘Do more Pakistan’ syndromes of USA
Palestinian foreign minister welcomes Egypt's warmer ti
Twist of fate denies Doha
Swimmer Hector Rodriguez escapes Venezuela only to drown in
Saudi Minister of Foreign Affairs Adel bin Ahmed Al-Jubeir speaking to the media in London, UK
Saudi Arabi says it will welcome Qatari pilgrims during Hajj season
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Jordan Iran
Mattis to travel to Europe, Middle East: Pentagon
Dozan wa Awtar revives spirit of old Arabic musicals in new
US Middle East peace delegation to arrive next week
Sisters in solidarity: the communal care of domestic workers
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Iran's Parliament continues vote on new cabinet
Australia and Iran in the final of FIBA Asia Cup
Netanyahu to meet Putin over 'recent development'
Netanyahu to meet Putin over "recent development"
This 2009 handout photo released by a friend of Xiyue Wang, shows Xiyue Wang at his apartment in Hong Kong, China. Princeton University professor Stephen Kotkin, who advised Wang, a Chinese-American researcher sentenced to prison in Iran, defended his former student as innocent of all charges against him.
Appeal Denied For Princeton University Doctoral Student Held In Iran
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