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Libya Warplane Sinks Vessel Near Benghazi

A Libyan warplane has reportedly attacked and sank a vessel, near the port of Benghazi, which was purportedly carrying fighters, weapons and ammunition belonging to terrorist groups. 85 more words

World

Saudi Border Towns of Jizan and Najran Shelled By Houthi Rebbles in Yemen

Al Arabiya — Yemen’s Houthi militias on Saturday shelled various areas in Saudi Arabia’s Jizan and Najran, according to Reuters news agency citing Houthi sources. 50 more words

War

Alaa Bader Al-Hashemi Sentenced To Death By Emirati Court For Murdering U.S. Teacher Ibolya Ryan

Al Arabiya — A United Arab Emirates court sentenced an Emirati woman to death on Monday after convicting her of the jihadist-inspired murder of an American teacher, Abu Dhabi newspaper The National reported. 58 more words

Crime

Kuwaiti mosque hit by suicide attack, at least 13 dead -- Islamic State claims responsibility

Kuwaiti security forces and emergency personnel gather outside the Shiite Al-Imam al-Sadeq mosque after it was targeted by a suicide bombing during Friday prayers on June 26, 2015, in Kuwait City. 227 more words

Dr. Azeem Ibrahim: The Islamic State and what makes a state Islamic?

Al Arabiya — What is it for someone to a Muslim? What is it for a society, or indeed a state, to be Islamic? These are questions that have been fermenting in the background of Islam since the first Caliphs, at least since the Kharijite schism, the first time Islam split, and different sections of Islam started applying takfir (or excommunication) to each other. 153 more words

Culture

Yemeni Army Launches Scud Missile onto Emir Khaled Airbase in Saudi

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The Yemeni army launched on Saturday a Scud missile onto Emir Khaled airbase in the area of Asir in Saudi Arabia.

The Joint Forces command in Riyadh recognized that a rocket was launched from the Yemeni onto the Saudi territories, claiming, in a statement by the Saudi Press Agency, that the missile was intercepted by Patriot air defense system. 164 more words

USA

Americans, Abu Mohammed al-Soory aka Abi Samra and Abu Osama al-Amriky; ISIS movie maker and documentary producer 'killed' in Iraq airstrike

Al Arabiya — The Iraqi Ministry of Interior announced the death of dozens of ISIS terrorists in an air strike in the west of Anbar province, Al Arabiya News Channel reported on Sunday. 125 more words

War