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UK deploys special forces over threats

Special forces have been deployed to back British police after Paris attacks that killed 129 people, British newspapers reported on Sunday, as part of a wider boost in security measures. ...

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Massive protest in Kabul over beheadings of seven Shias

Thousands of protesters marched coffins containing the decapitated bodies of seven Shiite Hazaras through the Afghan capital Kabul Wednesday to demand justice for the gruesome beheadings, which the United Nations ...

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Russia to deploy new weapons to counter US missile shield

Russia will counter Nato’s US-led missile defence programme by deploying new strike weapons capable of piercing the shield, President Vladimir Putin said on Tuesday. Putin told defence officials that by ...

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Bomb downed Russia plane in Egypt: Investigator

The sound heard in the last cockpit recording of a Russian passenger plane which recently crashed in Egypt was caused by a bomb explosion, an investigator says. “The indications and analysis so ...

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Putin Associate Found Dead in Washington Hotel

Mikhail Lesin a wealthy Russian close to President Vladimir Putin has been found dead in a Washington hotel. Mikhail Lesin, the Russian government’s former head of media affairs, was found ...

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US Air Force set to increase airstrikes in Iraq, Syria

The United States is gearing up to increase its airstrikes in Iraq and Syria, despite concerns over the eruption of a major conflict between American and Russian forces running their own military campaigns in the ...

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West has not helped Cairo in war on terror: Egypt FM

Egypt says the West has failed to give the country sufficient assistance in its fight against terrorism, adding that Western governments have also refrained from sharing relevant intelligence with Cairo ...

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