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Militants attack Iraq anti-Qaeda leader, kill four

Sunday, March 16, 2014

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Heavily-armed militants attacked the home of an anti-Qaeda militiaman north of Baghdad Sunday, killing and decapitating his wife and two sons and killing another person in a brutal pre-dawn assault. The Daily Star >> Live News

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Egypt army kills 16 suspected militants in Sinai

Sunday, February 9, 2014

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Egypt’s military spokesman says airstrikes in the northern Sinai Peninsula have killed 16 militants with ties to the Muslim Brotherhood, the ousted president’s Islamist group. The Daily Star >> Live News

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Preparation fire: Iraqi army kills 50 militants in Fallujah artillery, air strikes

Monday, February 3, 2014

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Iraqi government forces have killed 50 militants in artillery and airstrikes as they continue their preparations to storm the anti-government insurgents’ stronghold in the Anbar province city of Fallujah, west of Baghdad. BlackListedNews.com

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French army kills 11 militants in Mali anti-terror op

Friday, January 24, 2014

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A French counter-terrorism offensive in rebel-infested northern Mali ends with 11 Islamist militants killed and a French soldier wounded, military sources inside the operation tell AFP. The Daily Star >> Live News

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Iraq PM calls for ‘stand’ against Anbar militants

Wednesday, January 22, 2014

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Iraq’s prime minister called Wednesday for residents of restive Anbar province to “take a stand” against anti-government fighters, as air strikes were said to have killed 50 militants. The Daily Star >> Live News

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Shootout with militants in Russia kills 7 before Olympics

Wednesday, January 15, 2014

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Three members of the Russian security forces and four gunmen were killed in a shootout on Wednesday during a sweep for Islamist militants who have threatened to attack the Winter Olympics that begin in Sochi next month. The Daily Star >> Live News

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Spy fears: Somali militants ban mobile internet

Friday, January 10, 2014

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Somalia’s Al-Qaeda-linked group orders telecom companies to shut down mobile internet services over fears the U.S. can use the data to target militants. The Daily Star >> Live News

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Clashes kill 62 Al-Qaeda militants in Iraq: militia leader

Friday, January 3, 2014

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Iraqi security forces and allied tribesmen kill 62 Al-Qaeda-linked militants in the Ramadi area west of Baghdad, a senior leader of the Sahwa militia tells AFP. The Daily Star >> Live News

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Militants kill eight Shiite pilgrims in Iraq

Tuesday, December 17, 2013

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Militants kill at least eight Shiite pilgrims in Baghdad province, Iraqi security officials say. The Daily Star >> Live News

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Egyptian army kills 9 militants in Sinai offensive

Tuesday, September 10, 2013

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Egyptian army troops backed by helicopter gunships attacked suspected hideouts of Islamic militants in the Sinai Peninsula on Tuesday, killing nine and arresting 10, a military official said. The Daily Star >> Live News

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