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Militants Kill Three Tunisian Soldiers in Ambush Near Algerian Border

TUNIS, Aug 29  – Islamist militants killed three Tunisian soldiers and wounded seven others on Monday, opening fire on them with rifles and rocket propelled grenades after their patrol hit anti-tank landmines, an army spokesman said. Jihadists use the remote, mountainous region along the Algerian border as a base and the military has been hunting

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Suspected Islamist Militants Kill Four in Attacks in Kazakhstan

By Mariya Gordeyeva and Olzhas Auyezov ALMATY, July 18 – Suspected Islamist militants killed at least three policemen and a civilian in Kazakhstan’s financial capital Almaty on Monday, security sources and witnesses said, and authorities said one gunman was still at large. The attackers targeted a district police station and an office of the KNB

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