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Bombing at wedding in southern Turkey kills 50

At least 50 people were killed on Saturday when a suspected suicide bomber detonated his explosives among people dancing on the street at a wedding party in the southern Turkish city of Gaziantep, the local governor's office said.

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US begins bombing Islamic State in Libya

US planes bombed Islamic State targets in Libya on Monday, responding to the U.N.-backed government's request to help push the militants from their former stronghold of Sirte in what US officials described as the start of a sustained campaig

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Saudi King Salman vows to fight religious extremists

Saudi Arabia’s King Salman warned his country would strike with an "iron hand" against people who preyed on youth vulnerable to religious extremism, a day after suicide bombers struck three cities in an apparently coordinated cam

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Iraq's interior minister quits over Baghdad bombing

Iraq's interior minister resigned on Tuesday and said a deputy would take over his responsibilities, a few days after the deadliest of many car bombings in Baghdad since the 2003 U.S.-led invasion. Mohammed Ghabban made the an

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Woman killed, three injured in Bahrain bombing

A Bahraini woman died and three children sustained minor injuries when their car was hit by a bomb blast on Thursday in the village of East Eker, south of capital, Manama, drawing world wide condemnation. Shrapnel hit the car Fakh

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Belgium arrests Brussels bomb suspect

Belgian police arrested a prime suspect in Tuesday's Brussels blasts and identified two suspected suicide bombers, linking them directly to Islamic State militants behind last November's Paris attacks, Belgian media reported on Wednesday

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Airport security in focus after Brussels attacks

Several countries have tightened or reviewed airport security following twin explosions at Brussels Airport, as Australian Prime Minister Malcolm Turnbull on Wednesday blamed Europe's porous borders and lax security for the attack.

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Manhunt on after IS kills 30 in Brussels strikes

Islamic State claimed responsibility for suicide bomb attacks on Brussels airport and a rush-hour metro train in the Belgian capital on Tuesday which killed at least 30 people, with police hunting a suspect who fled the air terminal.

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Assad's ouster certain despite Russia's backing, says Saudi

Bashar Al Assad will not be ruling Syria in the future and Russia's military interventions will not help him stay in power, Saudi Arabia's Foreign Minister Adel al-Jubeir told a German newspaper in an interview published on Saturday.

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Canada to end bombing missions in Iraq, Syria

Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau said Canada would pull out six jets that have been bombing targets in Iraq and Syria, ending a controversial combat role in the fight against Islamic State. Trudeau's Liberals won an elec

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