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Three soldiers, civilian killed in militant attack in Indian Kashmir

SHOPIAN, India: Three Indian soldiers and a woman were killed when militants ambushed a patrol in South Kashmir early on Thursday, part of an upsurge of violence that has hit the restive northern region as it emerges from winter. An army and police party was returning from a village in the Shopian district of South… Read More »

Gaza militant rocket hits Israel, Israel responds with air strikes, shells

JERUSALEM: Palestinian militants in the Gaza Strip launched a rocket that landed in the Israeli border town of Sderot on Sunday and Israeli aircraft and tanks responded by shelling the Gaza town of Beit Hanoun, the army and police said. The rocket caused no injuries or damage in Sderot, where it landed in a residential… Read More »

French expels Algerian man suspected of militant links

PARIS: France said it expelled an Algerian man on Thursday who was suspected of having links with jihadist networks. Authorities on high alert after a string of militant attacks spotted Andelkrim Mostefai, detained him and sent back to Algeria, the interior ministry said. He was not linked to the similarly named Ismael Omar Mostefai, one… Read More »