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Roadside bomb kills seven members of Algeria's security forces

Jul 14, 2014

Roadside bomb kills seven members of Algeria's security forces

ALGIERS (Reuters) - A roadside bomb killed seven members of Algeria's security forces as they were patrolling in the west of the country, the second major attack on the military in three months. Militants attacked a military convoy in Sidi Bel Abbes province in western Algeria late on Saturday, the defence ministry said in a statement. Three soldiers and four municipal guards were killed in the blast #United States #India #Japan #France #Middle East #United Kingdom #Latin America #Mexico #opinion
Iran must be 'more realistic' in nuclear talks - Britain's Hague

Jul 14, 2014

Iran must be 'more realistic' in nuclear talks - Britain's Hague

VIENNA (Reuters) - British Foreign Secretary William Hague said on Sunday it was crucial for Iran "to be more realistic about what is necessary" to reach a nuclear deal with six major powers that would end sanctions against Tehran in exchange for curbs on its atomic work. Hague was speaking to reporters after a meeting with U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry. #facebook #United States #Business #France #Arabic #Russia #Italy #United Kingdom #Latin America #Mexico #opinion
Hamas media campaign taunts Israel, fortifies battered Gaza public

Jul 13, 2014

Hamas media campaign taunts Israel, fortifies battered Gaza public

GAZA (Reuters) - Hamas militants warned Israel for the first time, and in Hebrew, of an impending rocket attack, adopting psychological warfare with the Jewish state while trying to raise the morale of Gaza's Palestinians harder hit by Israeli bombardment. #facebook #India #China #Japan #Brazil #Technology #Arabic #Israel #markets #United Kingdom #Latin America #opinion
Four bodies found in Assam, army deployed

Jul 13, 2014

Four bodies found in Assam, army deployed

GUWAHATI India (Reuters) - The bodies of four men have been recovered from a river in a remote part of northeastern India that saw sectarian violence in the run-up to the national election in May, police said on Sunday, raising fears of a fresh round of clashes. Any new flare-up would be an early test of whether new Prime Minister Narendra Modi, a Hindu nationalist who swept to power in late May, can manage the tensions that sporadically erupt among India's diverse population of 1.2 billion people #India #Business #Technology #France #markets #Latin America #Entertainment #opinion
Taliban survivor Malala in Nigeria, pledges to help free girls

Jul 13, 2014

Taliban survivor Malala in Nigeria, pledges to help free girls

ABUJA (Reuters) - Pakistani rights activist Malala Yousafzai, who survived being shot in the head by the Taliban for campaigning for girls' education, has pledged while on a trip to Nigeria to help free a group of school girls abducted by Islamist militants. On Sunday, 16-year-old Malala met with parents of the more than 200 girls who were kidnapped by militant group Boko Haram from a school in the northeastern village of Chibok in April #facebook #United States #Japan #Brazil #Technology #Russia #markets #Argentina #Nigeria #opinion
Hamas denies claim it fired rockets on Israel from Lebanon

Jul 13, 2014

Hamas denies claim it fired rockets on Israel from Lebanon

BEIRUT (Reuters) - The Palestinian group Hamas had no role in a rocket attack on Israel from Lebanon and had nothing to do with a statement in the name of its armed wing that claimed responsibility for the attack late on Saturday, Hamas officials in Lebanon said. Three rockets fired from Lebanon hit open areas near Nahariya in northern Israel on Saturday evening. Israel responded with artillery fire #India #Business #Brazil #Technology #France #Middle East #Russia #Israel #markets #Italy #Mexico #opinion
Thousands of Gaza civilians flee after Israeli warning

Jul 13, 2014

Thousands of Gaza civilians flee after Israeli warning

GAZA/JERUSALEM (Reuters) - Thousands fled their homes in a Gaza town on Sunday after Israel warned them to leave ahead of threatened attacks on rocket-launching sites, on the sixth day of an offensive that Palestinian officials said has killed at least 160 people. "Those who fail to comply with the instructions will endanger their lives and the lives of their families. #India #Business #Technology #Arabic #Russia #Israel #Argentina #United Kingdom #Mexico #homes #opinion
Insurgents attack town north of Baghdad

Jul 13, 2014

Insurgents attack town north of Baghdad

BAGHDAD (Reuters) - Sunni Islamist insurgents who control large parts of northern Iraq attacked a town north of Baghdad early on Sunday, seizing local government buildings, police and witnesses said. They said militants in 50 to 60 vehicles stormed the town of Dhuluiya, about 70 km (45 miles) north of Baghdad at 3.30 am (0030 GMT), taking the mayor's office and municipal council building and fighting to take control of the police station. Insurgents led by the al Qaeda offshoot Islamic State seized swathes of Iraq's northern and western Sunni Muslim provinces in a two-day offensive last month. #United States #China #France #Arabic #Russia #markets #Argentina #Entertainment #Mexico #opinion
Syrian rebel commander assassinated in Jordan - police

Jul 13, 2014

Syrian rebel commander assassinated in Jordan - police

AMMAN (Reuters) - A Syrian rebel commander has been shot dead in the Jordanian capital in the first such incident on the kingdom's territory since the start of the conflict in Syria in 2011, a police source said on Saturday. Maher Rahal, 27, who headed the Liwa al-Mujahideen Brigade, one of dozens of rebel formations battling President Bashar al-Assad's forces in southern Syria, was shot five times in a residential area of the capital late on Friday #India #Business #Japan #Brazil #Arabic #Argentina #United Kingdom #opinion
Israeli commandos clash with Hamas militants on Day 6 of Gaza offensive

Jul 13, 2014

Israeli commandos clash with Hamas militants on Day 6 of Gaza offensive

GAZA/JERUSALEM (Reuters) - Israeli naval commandos clashed with Hamas militants in a raid on the coast of the Gaza Strip on Sunday, in what appeared to be the first ground assault of a six-day Israeli offensive on the territory aimed at stopping Palestinian rocket fire. With aerial support from fighter jets, the Israeli force attacked a site in northern Gaza used to launch long-range rockets, an Israeli military spokesman, Lieutenant Colonel Peter Lerner, said. Militants opened fire, wounding four commandos, but the launch site was hit, he said. #Politics #United States #India #China #Japan #Brazil #Technology #France #Arabic #Latin America #opinion