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By Tajuddin
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Aug 13th, 2016
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Washington ( Reuters + DIPLOMAT.SO) – The leader of Islamic State’s branch in Afghanistan and Pakistan was killed in a U.S. drone strike on July 26, a Pentagon spokesman said on Friday after the Afghan ambassador to Pakistan announced the news to Reuters. The death of Hafiz Saeed Khan is ...
By Tajuddin
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Dec 3rd, 2015
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Mogadishu,Somalia (BLOOMBERG + DIPLOMAT.SO) – The Somali national army said the U.S. carried out an air strike on a southern Somalia town where a resident said Islamist-militant fighters from the al-Shabaab group are active. The town of Kuunyo-Barrow, about 330 kilometers (205 miles) southwest ...
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Sep 10th, 2015
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Aden, Yemen ( AFP + DIPLOMAT.SO) – Four suspected Al-Qaeda members were killed in an apparent U.S. drone strike on the jihadis’ stronghold in southeastern Yemen, a local official said Thursday. The raid late on Wednesday targeted a 4×4 transporting the four suspects near Mukalla, cap...
By Tajuddin
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Feb 1st, 2015
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Sanaa , Yemen (Reuters + DIPLOMAT.SO) – A suspected U.S. drone strike on a car in Yemen killed three men believed to be al Qaeda militants on Saturday and possibly another drone crashed in a different part of the country, residents said. The incidents suggest there has been no let up in the U.S...
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Jan 26th, 2015
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Sanaa, Yemen (AP + DIPLOMAT.SO) — A U.S. drone strike targeted al-Qaida in Yemen on Monday, signaling Washington’s determination to keep fighting the militants despite political paralysis brought on by a Shiite power grab. Yemeni tribal and security officials in the central province of Marib sa...
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Jan 4th, 2015
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Peshawar, Pakistan (AP + DIPLOMAT.SO) — Pakistani airstrikes killed 31 militants and a suspected U.S. drone strike killed another seven, officials said Sunday, as local troops pressed a six-month offensive in tribal regions along the Afghan border that have long been insurgent havens. The airstrikes ...