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September 12, 2017 9:22 AM 18 Egyptian policemen killed in Isis attack

Johannesburg - The Islamic State (Isis) in the Sinai Peninsula has carried out one of its deadliest attacks on Egyptian security forces this year after the group ambushed a police convoy in the Sinai Peninsula, killing 18 officers and wounding seven others. The militants detonated roadside bombs, which destroyed and set ablaze four armoured vehicles 6

September 11, 2017 11:16 PM 5 killed in attacks blamed on Somali Islamic extremists

MOGADISHU, Somalia (AP) — Islamic extremist fighters killed four Somali government soldiers and briefly took a town near the border with Kenya Monday, and a separate bomb blast in the capital killed one person, officials said. A dawn attack on the southern town of Beled-Hawo started with a suicide car bombing targeting government troops' frontline defenses 2

September 11, 2017 8:24 AM 180 Somali soldiers escape to Mandera after Bullahawa Al Shabaab attack

More than 180 solders of Somali National Army escaped to Mandera after Al Shabaab attacked their camp in neighbouring Bullahawa town Monday morning. At least a dozen of them had injuries when they arrived at the Kenyan border and were admitted to Mandera hospitals, officials said. Others included 14 civilians. Kenya Defence Forces (KDF) came to the help of the SNA in Bullahawa 2

September 11, 2017 4:21 AM Bin Laden’s Son Is Poised to Unify Terrorists Worldwide

Hamza bin Laden isn’t just being prepared for a leadership role in his father’s organization. He’s now the figure best placed to reunify the global jihadi movement. One day in early November 2001, on a hillside south of Jalalabad, Afghanistan, Osama bin Laden bade farewell to three of his young sons. In the shade of an olive tree, he handed each boy a misbaha

September 6, 2017 8:06 PM Lecturer injured in Mogadishu bombing

Mogadishu - A car bomb critically injured a university lecturer in Somalia's capital Mogadishu on Wednesday and was blamed on Islamist rebels who have promised to keep up attacks even as they have lost territory to a military offensive. There was no immediate claim of responsibility by the al-Shabaab group but it has often used such devices. “It was a planted 1

August 20, 2017 3:54 PM Microsoft Co-founder’s Team Finds Wreckage of WWII-Era USS Indianapolis

Civilian researchers say they have located the wreck of the USS Indianapolis, the World War II heavy cruiser that played a critical role in the atomic bombing of Hiroshima before being struck by Japanese torpedoes. The sinking of the Indianapolis remains the Navy's single worst loss at sea. The fate of its crew — nearly 900 were killed, many by sharks 4

August 20, 2017 2:37 PM KDF to bomb Boni forest to flush out militants

Residents of Boni Forest in Lamu County have been issued with a 48 hour ultimatum to relocate to safer areas to pave way for an aerial bombardment by the Kenya Defense Forces to flush out Al-Shabaab militants. Operation Linda Boni Director Joseph Kanyiri called on all residents, especially the herders, to vacate the surrounding areas to avoid being killed 3

August 20, 2017 10:06 AM Lost WW2 warship USS Indianapolis found after 72 years

The World War Two heavy cruiser USS Indianapolis has been found in the Pacific Ocean, 72 years after its sinking by a Japanese submarine. The Indianapolis was destroyed returning from its secret mission to deliver parts for the atomic bomb which was later used on Hiroshima. Of the 1,196 men on board, just 316 were rescued - the largest loss of life in the history 7

August 20, 2017 4:14 AM Researchers find wreckage of WWII-era USS Indianapolis

Civilian researchers say they have located the wreck of the USS Indianapolis, the World War II heavy cruiser that played a critical role in the atomic bombing of Hiroshima before being struck by Japanese torpedoes. The sinking of the Indianapolis remains the Navy's single worst loss at sea. The fate of its crew — nearly 900 were killed, many by sharks 4

August 18, 2017 6:51 AM Radio Host Sues Neo-Nazi Website for Linking Him to Bombing

BATON ROUGE, La. — A Muslim-American radio host is accusing the publisher of a notorious neo-Nazi website of defaming him by falsely labeling him the "mastermind" of a deadly concert bombing in England, according to a federal lawsuit filed Wednesday. SiriusXM Radio show host Dean Obeidallah sued The Daily Stormer's publisher, Andrew Anglin, two days after 6