In day of pro-Trump rallies, California march turns violent

BERKELEY, Calif./LANSING, Mich. (Reuters) – Supporters of Donald Trump clashed with counter-protesters at a rally in the famously left-leaning city of Berkeley, California, on a day of mostly peaceful gatherings in support of the U.S. president [...]

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Mosul victims treated for chemical agents as displacement accelerates

The number of civilians escaping the fighting in Mosul has increased significantly as battles intensify between US-backed Iraqi forces and Islamic State militants, and some have been exposed to chemical agents, the Red Cross said on [...]


Thousands flee Boko Haram attacks around Nigeria’s Chibok: IOM

Kano (Nigeria) (AFP) – Some 7,000 people have fled from villages around the northeast Nigerian town of Chibok because of Boko Haram attacks, the International Organization for Migration (IOM) said on Wednesday. The IOM said an [...]


Isis vows to attack China using child soldiers from Uighur Muslim minority

Isis fighters from China’s ethnic Uighur Muslim minority have vowed to return home and “shed blood like rivers”, in the terror group’s first threat against the country. In a 30-minute video, purportedly released by the jihadists [...]

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The Islamic State Pledged To Attack China Next. Here’s Why.

The Islamic State is now setting its sights on China, releasing on Monday a half-hour video in which they pledged to “shed blood like rivers” in attacks against Chinese targets. Experts say it’s the first threat [...]

Suicide attack on Pakistani shrine kills 72

Suicide attack on Pakistani shrine kills 72, claimed by Islamic State

A suicide bomber attacked a crowded Sufi shrine in southern Pakistan on Thursday, killing at least 72 people and wounding dozens more in the deadliest of a wave of bombings across the South Asian nation this [...]

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US used depleted uranium rounds in anti-IS air strikes: military

Washington (AFP) – The United States used depleted uranium anti-tank rounds on two occasions in 2015 during devastating air strikes against convoys of Islamic State tanker trucks, the Pentagon said Thursday.   The military prizes depleted [...]