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Iraq to continue striking Islamic State targets in Syria, Abadi says

SULEIMANIYA, Iraq: Iraq will continue hitting Islamic State targets in Syria, as well as in neighbouring countries if they give their approval, Iraqi Prime Minister Haider al-Abadi said on Wednesday. “I respect the sovereignty of states, and I have secured the approval of Syria to strike positions (on its territory),” he told a conference in… Read More »

US targets millions in sweeping deportation plan

WASHINGTON: The Trump administration issued tough new orders on Tuesday (Feb 21) for a sweeping crackdown on illegal immigrants, putting nearly all of the country’s 11 million undocumented foreigners in its cross-hairs. The orders sent shivers throughout US immigrant communities, where millions of people who have spent years building families and livelihoods in the country,… Read More »

Turkey targets foster families in post-coup crackdown – official

ANKARA: Turkish authorities are investigating foster families for suspected ties to a failed coup and may remove children from homes if their guardians are found to be supporters of the putsch, a government official said on Monday. The government has so far detained or dismissed 125,000 people over alleged links to the network of Fethullah… Read More »