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The Israeli military says it has struck "military targets" of Houthi rebels in Yemen in response to attacks on Israel

Jul. 20, 2024 12:33 PM EDT
JERUSALEM (AP) — The Israeli military says it has struck "military targets" of Houthi rebels in Yemen in response to attacks on Israel.

Pakistan says it arrested an al-Qaida leader who was a close aide to Osama bin Laden

Jul. 19, 2024 08:56 AM EDT

LAHORE, Pakistan (AP) — Pakistan counterterrorism police have arrested an al-Qaida leader who was a close aide to Osama bin Laden, the mastermind of the Sept. 11, 2001, attacks in the United States, officials said Friday. Deputy inspector general of police Usman Gondal identified...

South Dakota city to scrap code enforcement crackdown

Jul. 17, 2024 16:20 PM EDT

Applause rang out among residents at the city council meeting in Faith on Tuesday when the council voted to begin the process of rescinding a new code enforcement policy that has drawn the ire of some locals. After weeks of negative feedback over a recent property code enforcement...

4 Indian soldiers are killed in a gunfight with suspected rebels in disputed Kashmir

Jul. 16, 2024 02:51 AM EDT

NEW DELHI (AP) — Four Indian soldiers were killed in a gunfight with suspected rebels fighting against Indian rule in the disputed region of Kashmir, the Indian military said Tuesday. The soldiers were killed late Monday when they were fired at by militants hiding in the forests of...

4 Pakistani soldiers and 5 insurgents are killed in coordinated suicide attacks at military facility

Jul. 15, 2024 13:20 PM EDT

PESHAWAR, Pakistan (AP) — A suicide bomber detonated his explosives-laden vehicle and other insurgents opened fire near the outer wall of a military facility in northwestern Pakistan early Monday, killing at least four soldiers and wounding dozens, including civilians, officials said. ...

Book Review: Gonzo journalist Barrett Brown’s memoir a piquant take on hacktivism’s rise

Jul. 10, 2024 15:46 PM EDT

His talents in full flower and basking in public admiration, gonzo journalist and inveterate anti-establishment troublemaker Barrett Brown is jailed in his native Texas on various federal felony charges. It is 2013 and Brown’s adventures have included helping Anonymous hacktivists...

Shootout between Pakistani Taliban and police during raid kills 4 security officials, 3 insurgents

Jul. 10, 2024 14:38 PM EDT

PESHAWAR, Pakistan (AP) — Security forces raided a hideout of the Pakistani Taliban on the outskirts of the northwestern city of Peshawar on Wednesday, triggering a shootout that killed four officers and three insurgents, police said. A militant commander, Abdul Rahim, was among...

Suspected rebels kill 5 Indian soldiers after ambushing their vehicle in Indian-controlled Kashmir

Jul. 09, 2024 04:56 AM EDT

NEW DELHI (AP) — Suspected rebels fighting against Indian rule in the disputed region of Kashmir ambushed an army vehicle on Monday in the region's south, killing five Indian soldiers and wounding other five, officials said. No insurgent group immediately claimed responsibility...

Mali's army and Russian mercenaries accused of killing dozens of civilians in Kidal region

Jul. 05, 2024 11:46 AM EDT

BAMAKO, Mali (AP) — Mali's army and Russian mercenaries killed dozens of civilians during a military operation last month in northern Mali, civil organization and community members alleged Friday, amid a surge in violence after the ruling junta broke off a peace agreement with rebel groups. ...

A week after an alleged coup attempt in Bolivia, confusion and conspiracy theories reign

Jul. 04, 2024 14:18 PM EDT

LA PAZ, Bolivia (AP) — A plan to stage a coup against Bolivia’s president was not what Gen. Tomás Peña y Lillo was expecting when he entered the military headquarters in La Paz last Wednesday. The leader of Bolivia’s retired service members said he was surprised to get a call...