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Russia says critically injures leader of Tahrir al-Sham militant group in Syria

MOSCOW (Reuters) – Russia said on Wednesday it had critically injured the leader of the Tahrir al-Sham militant group in Syria after launching an air strike on his position which had also killed 12 of his field commanders.

Hizbut Tahrir ban a double-edged sword for Indonesia?

(Source: www.channelnewsasia.com)

BOGOR, Indonesia: The battle lines are being drawn in Indonesia between a group which campaigns for an Islamic caliphate through non-violent means and those who are concerned it is undermining the country’s social and religious harmony. 1,490 more words

Current Affairs

From Cairo to Sunderland, I found my voice!

“We’ll miss you when you go to prison.” That was the phrase my friends used to jokingly say to me every time I make a liberal comment on any political issue. 717 more words


Remembering Egypt’s Revolution

In Egypt 25 January has historically been National ‘Police Day’, commemorating the day in 1952 when 50 policemen were killed and others were injured by the British for refusing  to hand over their weapons to and evacuate Ismaïlia Police Station. 848 more words