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Israeli army kills three Gaza militants after foiling border bombing

Israeli army kills three Gaza militants after foiling border bombingBy Nidal al-Mughrabi GAZA (Reuters) – Israeli tank shelling killed three members of the Palestinian militant group Islamic Jihad in the Gaza Strip on Sunday, medical officials said, after weeks of border protests that have drawn lethal army fire. Israel’s military confirmed the strike, saying it targeted an observation post in response to a bomb that had been placed next to the border fence overnight. Islamic Jihad operates with a measure of independence from Hamas, the Islamist group that has controlled Gaza since 2007 and fought three wars against Israel.



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Canada police seek suspects in restaurant bombing, 15 injured

Canada police seek suspects in restaurant bombing, 15 injuredCanadian police were looking for two suspects who walked into a crowded restaurant Thursday night and detonated a bomb, injuring 15 people, but police said on Friday the incident did not appear to be a hate crime or linked to international terror. The blast went off in a popular Indian restaurant in Mississauga, a city west of Toronto, at about 10:30 p.m. local time on Thursday. Security camera footage showed two men entering the restaurant, one carrying an object.



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Toronto restaurant bombing: Police hunt two men after 'IED' injures 15 diners

Toronto restaurant bombing: Police hunt two men after 'IED' injures 15 dinersTwo unidentified men walked into a restaurant on Thursday in the Canadian city of Mississauga and set off a bomb, wounding more than a dozen people, and then fleeing, authorities said. The blast went off in the Bombay Bhel restaurant at about 10:30 p.m. Fifteen people were taken to hospital, three of them with critical injuries, the Peel Regional Paramedic Service said in a Tweet. The two male suspects went into the restaurant and detonated their improvised explosive device, Peel Regional Police said in a Tweet.



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Syria strikes – as it happened: Bashar al-Assad's chemical weapons capability 'set back for years' by bombing, Pentagon says

Syria strikes - as it happened: Bashar al-Assad's chemical weapons capability 'set back for years' by bombing, Pentagon saysJoint air strikes by the US, UK and France have set back Syria’s chemical weapons capability “for years”, the US military said. Cruise missiles were fired at three sites in response to what Theresa May called the “despicable and barbaric” attack in Douma last week that is believed to have killed up to 75 people. Ms May said Bashar al-Assad could face even further strikes if chemical weapons are used again – and the US warned that they were “locked and loaded” if poison used again.



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GOP Leaders Fine With Trump Bombing Syria Without Congress' Sign-Off

GOP Leaders Fine With Trump Bombing Syria Without Congress' Sign-OffWASHINGTON ― At a time when President Donald Trump tweets about potentially



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Congressman: Bombing suspect called himself a 'psychopath'

Congressman: Bombing suspect called himself a 'psychopath'AUSTIN, Texas (AP) — The suspected Austin bomber called himself a "psychopath" in a recorded confession and said he felt no remorse for deadly explosions that killed two people and terrorized the city, a U.S. congressman said Saturday.



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Colin Kahl: John Bolton believes that Trump should only meet with Kim Jong-un to get on with the bombing of North Korea

Colin Kahl: John Bolton believes that Trump should only meet with Kim Jong-un to get on with the bombing of North KoreaFormer national security adviser to Vice President Joe Biden, Colin Kahl, talks with Rachel Maddow about new National Security Adviser John Bolton’s extreme stances on North Korea and Iran.



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Israel admits bombing suspected Syrian nuclear reactor in 2007, warns Iran

Israel admits bombing suspected Syrian nuclear reactor in 2007, warns IranBy stephen farrell JERUSALEM (Reuters) – Israel for the first time admitted that it bombed a suspected Syrian nuclear reactor in 2007 and said on Wednesday the strike should be a warning to Iran that it would not be allowed to develop nuclear weapons. The military released previously classified cockpit footage, photographs and intelligence documents about its Sept. 6, 2007, air strike on the Al-Kubar facility near Deir al-Zor in eastern Syria. It said the reactor was being constructed with help from North Korea and had been months away from activation.



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Austin bombing investigation continues as new details emerge

Austin bombing investigation continues as new details emergeNew details are emerging about the investigation into the Austin bombings and the background of the suspect, Mark Conditt, including how police were able to track down Conditt's movements.



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After Austin Bombing, Did Mark Anthony Conditt Have a Manifesto?

After Austin Bombing, Did Mark Anthony Conditt Have a Manifesto?A blog that appears to be written by Conditt shows extreme views on gay marriage, the death penalty and abortion.



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