18 Jul 2011

Deadly attack on police in China’s Xinjiang province

“Several people have been killed in China’s restive Xinjiang province in an attack on a police station. At least eight hostages were held during the attack by “a mob” in the city of Hotan, state media said.” Source: BBC News – Deadly attack on police in China’s Xinjiang province

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16 Jul 2011

Terror threat to Bhakra Nangal dam: sources

“he Intelligence Bureau (IB) has intercepted a terror threat to India’s largest dam- the Bhakra Nangal dam which is situated in Himachal Pradesh. Sources in the IB told CNN-IBN that the Lashkar e Taiba and the Jamaat ud Daawa are planning to attack the dam. The report says the Pakistan-based

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16 Jul 2011

Gunmen kill seven in Pakistan coach attack

“Seven people were killed on Saturday after gunmen fired on a coach carrying passengers in a Pakistani northwestern tribal district, officials said.” (Source: AFP: Gunmen kill seven in Pakistan coach attack.)

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16 Jul 2011

Warning issued for city of El Paso

“The U.S. consulate in a Mexican border city warns that a drug cartel may be targeting its facilities or other U.S. entry points and is urging Americans there to be vigilant. The U.S. Consulate General in Ciudad Juarez says information of a possible attack came after the recent capture of

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16 Jul 2011

Government Supporters, Opponents Clash in Jordan

“Pro-reform demonstrators in Jordan clashed Friday with police and government supporters. “ (Source: Government Supporters, Opponents Clash in Jordan | Middle East | English.)

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16 Jul 2011

Al-Qaeda’s terrorist tool kit now includes ISI training manuals

“Al-Qaeda has introduced a new online course in operational security in which militants can directly study from some of the Inter-Services Intelligence (ISI)’s training manuals, according to a new report by a Jordan-based intelligence expert. “ (Source: Al-Qaeda’s terrorist tool kit now includes ISI training manuals: Report.)

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16 Jul 2011

Bin Laden was Planning to Assassinate President Obama

“Al Qaida chief Osama bin Laden was plotting to attack targets in America and to take out President Barack Obama, according to documents retrieved from his hideout in Pakistan.” (Source: Bin Laden was Planning to Assassinate President Obama, Christian News.)

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16 Jul 2011

Security forces kill 27 Syrian protesters

“Syrian security forces killed 27 antigovernment protesters in several towns and cities after prayers Friday, mostly in Damascus, amid indications that opposition to President Bashar Assad is hardening in the capital.” (Source: Security forces kill 27 Syrian protesters.)

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16 Jul 2011

Bomb attacks hit Iraqi holy city and capital

“Bomb attacks hit Karbala, the Shia pilgrimage site, and the Iraqi capital Baghdad, killing at least one person, officials said.” (Source: Bomb attacks hit Iraqi holy city and capital – Middle East – Al Jazeera English.)

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16 Jul 2011

Mullen’s Visit Helps U.S.-China Military Relations

“Last week’s visit to China by Adm. Mike Mullen, the chairman of the U.S. Joint Chiefs of Staff, is further evidence that military relations are improving and will continue to do so, barring new arms sales to Taiwan.” (Source: Mullen’s Visit Helps U.S.-China Military Relations – Defense News.)

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