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Turkish jets bomb northern Iraq

Turkish air force jets bombed Kurdish rebels camps in northern Iraq overnight, in response to the attacks which killed 24 soldiers in the southeast, local security sources said Thursday. Military activity at

Islamist rebels under attack in Somalia

Heavy fighting broke out in Somalia’s anarchic capital Thursday after African Union-backed Somali troops advanced on holdout Islamist Shebab positions, officials and witnesses said. The fighting was centered in the northwest Deynile

World welcomes Gaddafi’s death

Western leaders welcomed the death of former Libyan strongman Muammar Gaddafi as the end of despotism, tyranny, dictatorship and ultimately war in the north-African country. “It is an historic moment. It is