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Incoming National Security Adviser Bolton: Pakistan Could Be 'Iran on Steroids' President Donald Trumps latest pick for national security adviser, John Bolton, says the United States cannot walk away from the war in Afghanistan because of the larger threat from the Taliban, the Islamic State terror group and al-Qaida. Bolton, a forme
Voice of America | 11 hours, 38 minutes ago | comment? | recommend
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Al-Qaida in Syria losing ground in battles with insurgents For the first time since its meteoric rise in 2012 amid the chaos of war, al-Qaidas branch in Syria is in retreat, battling rival militant groups in the north and fighting for survival in a key foothold near the capital, Damascus.
Washington Post | Mar 14, 2018 08:42 AM [GMT] | comment? | recommend
U.S. citizen sentenced to 45 years in truck bombing Muhanad al Farekh, a U.S. citizen whose fingerprints were found on a truck bomb used in a 2009 attack on an American base in Afghanistan, was sentenced to 45 years in prison Tuesday in Brooklyn federal court for joining al-Qaida and aiding the attack. | Mar 13, 2018 10:56 PM [GMT] | comment? | recommend
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American Sentenced to 45 Years in Prison for Role in al-Qaida Bomb Attack A U.S. citizen was sentenced to 45 years in prison on Tuesday for supporting the militant group al-Qaida and helping to prepare a 2009 car bomb attack on a U.S. military base in Afghanistan, less than the life sentence sought by prosecutors. Muhanad Mahmo
Voice of America | Mar 13, 2018 9:17 PM [GMT] | comment? | recommend
US citizen gets prison in al-Qaida case NEW YORK (AP) A U.S. citizen who joined al-Qaida and participated in a failed 2009 suicide bombing at an American military base in Afghanistan will spend 45 years in prison.
Rio Rancho Observer | Mar 13, 2018 5:27 PM [GMT] | comment? | recommend article from Rio Rancho, New Mexico
Mattis Aims To Curb Iran's Influence On The Arabian Peninsula Secretary of Defense Jim Mattis is in Oman to discuss U.S. efforts to block Iranian arms shipments to Houthi rebels in Yemen. U.S. special forces are fighting al-Qaida in the Arabian Peninsula. | Mar 12, 2018 09:00 AM [GMT] | comment? | recommend
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The Latest: Al-Qaida fighters in Syria want to go to Idlib BEIRUT (AP) The Latest on the conflict in Syria (all times local):
Yahoo! News | Mar 9, 2018 7:07 PM [GMT] | comment? | recommend
Al-Qaida-linked group releases photo of Burkina Faso bomber West African heads of states denounced extremism during a visit to Burkina Fasos capital Monday, vowing to strengthen cooperation to defeat Islamic militants who carried out two simultaneous attacks in Ouagadougou that killed at least eight people Friday.
Washington Post | Mar 5, 2018 5:44 PM [GMT] | comment? | recommend
Ex-Burkina Faso soldier may have been in extremist attacks OUAGADOUGOU, Burkina Faso (AP) A former Burkina Faso soldier may have participated in Friday's simultaneous attacks by al-Qaida-linked extremists on the army headquarters and heavily-guarded French Embassy in the capital.
Artesia News | Mar 4, 2018 7:37 PM [GMT] | comment? | recommend article from Artesia, New Mexico
Burkina Faso investigates extremist attacks, French to help OUAGADOUGOU, Burkina Faso (AP) Burkina Faso has begun investigations into the simultaneous attacks on the French Embassy and army headquarters in the capital by an al-Qaida-linked group on Friday. F
The Daily Sentinel | Mar 4, 2018 1:13 PM [GMT] | comment? | recommend article from Nacogdoches, Texas