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Defusing IEDs: Painting the Sand

Painting the Sand
One man’s fight against the Taliban bomb-makers of Helmand

By Kim Hughes GC
Published by Simon & Schuster
RRP $32.99 in paperback… 217 more words

Military History Books

The Concussive Blast

As a Soldier, this topic is near and dear to my heart! After learning so much about concussions I have began to think back to war movies such as … 854 more words

Md. Man Arrested, Found With Illegal Explosives

BALTIMORE (WJZ) — A Maryland man is arrested after the discovery of two improvised explosive devices.

Police say Robert Matthew Schulz was charged after a car he once owned was found with suspicious devices inside in Hagerstown. 71 more words

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Four female suicide bombers kill 15 in Maiduguri, Nigeria -- Boko Haram, Islamic State group affiliate

AFP

© AFP/File | Boko Haram has intensified suicide attacks in and around Maiduguri in recent months after losing territory to the Nigerian military

MAIDUGURI (NIGERIA) (AFP) – At least 15 people were killed when four female suicide bombers detonated their explosives in Maiduguri, northeast Nigeria, police said on Wednesday, in the latest violence to hit the strategic city. 389 more words

Manchester Arena bombed at conclusion of Ariana Grande concert

Long War Journal, by Thomas Joscelyn, May 23, 2017:

An explosion rocked the Manchester Arena in England at the conclusion of an Ariana Grande concert last night. 850 more words

Counter Jihad Report

Four dead in NE Nigeria suicide bombing: police

World

AFP 10 hours ago

Borno state police spokesman Victor Isuku said the incident occurred when three bombers — a man and two women — tried to enter Umarari village just outside Maiduguri. 270 more words

Real Estate

Living dangerously - clearing Isis landmines in Mosul

This piece appeared in the Daily Telegraph magazine in February 2017. Photos by Sean Sutton, who doubles up as MAG’s spokesman. There is also an accompanying piece for the BBC’s  2,730 more words

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