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Saudi journo Khashoggi killed in consulate: Turkey police

Saudi journo Khashoggi killed in consulate: Turkey police

Prothomalo - 2019-01-21 07:54

Saudi journo Khashoggi killed in consulate: Turkey police - Prothomalo

At least 27 killed in attack on IRGC forces in southeast Iran

ANF - 2019-02-14 09:37
The Sunni militant group announced in a statement that all passengers in the Revolutionary Guards bus were killed in the attack. ...

‘Strong suspicion’ Turkey police shot rights lawyer Tahir Elci: Diyarbakir bar association

E-Kurd - 2019-02-08 21:50
DIYARBAKIR-AMED, Turkey Kurdistan,— The bar association in Diyarbakir, Turkey’s biggest Kurdish city, on Friday said three police officers should be treated as suspects in the 2015 murder of a prominent rights lawyer. The remarks came after British inves ...

1,200-Year Bible Found in Southeastern Turkey

Waar Media - 2019-02-05 11:02
WAAR_DUHOK A Bible thought to be 1,200 years old was found in a police operation in southeastern Turkey, the governor’s office said on Tuesday. An anti-smuggling team on Monday seized the Bible, said to be only 34 pages long, with gold lettering on leath ...

Trump says Saudi claim Khashoggi died in fight at consulate is credible | The Times of Israel

Timesofisrael - 2019-01-26 06:18

Bomb blast hits pro-Turkey Syrian mercenary fighters in Kurdish Afrin

E-Kurd - 2019-01-23 17:47
AFRIN, Syrian Kurdistan,— A bomb explosion rocked a pro-Turkey Syrian mercenary fighters’ headquarters in the Turkey-occupred Kurdish Afrin sub-district of Rajo on Wednesday. Three pro-Ankara militiamen at the Ahrar al-Sharqiya compound were killed, acco ...

Saudi Arabia admits Jamal Khashoggi was killed inside consulate, Bill Shorten calls for boycott

NEWS - 2019-01-22 19:09

Father, 3-year-old Son Killed in Sulaymaniyah

BAS News - 2019-01-21 09:28
ERBIL — Armed men gunned down a man and his young child overnight on Sunday in Hajiawa district, Sulaymaniyah province. Police confirmed that both victims were killed with multiple bullet rounds. According to the information obtained by BasNews, the inci ...

8 PKK militants killed in eastern Turkey | Middle East Eye

Middleeasteye - 2019-01-21 06:26

2 Civilians Were Killed in Afrin, Syria Bomb Attack

Waar Media - 2019-01-20 11:50
Two civilians were killed and eight injured on Sunday in a bomb attack in the northern Syrian town of Afrin. One of the bombs, targeting a bus, killed two civilians and injured eight. The other was planted along a busy street in a garbage dumpster, but h ...

Missing Saudi journalist killed in consulate: Turkey | The Daily Star

Thedailystar - 2019-01-18 20:04

Pentagon Identifies US Troops Killed in Manbij Blast

BAS News - 2019-01-18 16:40
ERBIL — The US on Friday revealed the names of three soldiers who were killed two days earlier in a suicide attack in the Syrian Kurdish city of Manbij. Army Chief Warrant Officer Jonathan Farmer, 37, of Boynton Beach, Florida; Navy Chief Cryptologic Tec ...

Pentagon Confirms US Troops Among the Killed in Manbij, Pence Says IS Defeated

BAS News - 2019-01-16 22:34
ERBIL - While the Pentagon has confirmed that seven US personnel were either killed or wounded in Wednesday's explosion in Syria's Manbij, Vice President Mike Pence said that the Islamic State (IS) has been defeated in Syria. A couple of US service membe ...

Saudi Arabia Says Journalist Khashoggi Died After Fight in Consulate

Voanews - 2019-01-15 12:35

Syria: Five British Soldiers Killed in IS Missile Attack

BAS News - 2019-01-10 22:59
ERBIL - At least five British soldiers have been killed in an Islamic State (IS) missile attack in eastern Syria, a report said on Thursday. Al-Watan newspaper cited locals as explaining that the militants had targeted the town of al-Sha'afah in the prov ...

SDF: At least 97 ISIS members have been killed in Hajin

ANF - 2018-12-24 13:10
SDF announced the balance for the last 24 hours in the Operation Cizire Storm and said all gang attacks were broken and at least 97 ISIS terrorists have been killed in the region. ...

30 ISIS members killed in Hajin

ANF - 2018-12-24 12:14
Intense clashes continue between SDF fighters and ISIS gangs in the Shafaa and al-Sousse fronts in Hajin as part of the Operation Cizire Storm. 30 gang members have been killed in clashes. ...

At least 90 ISIS members killed in Deir ez-Zor

ANF - 2018-12-23 10:18
At least 90 ISIS mercenaries have been killed in clashes in Shafaa, al-Sousse and northern Hajin region. ...