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Jammu and Kashmir: Army guns down two Pakistani terrorists in Machil sector

Jammu and Kashmir: Army guns down two Pakistani terrorists in Machil sector

Defence spokesperson Colonel Rajesh Kalia told Kashmir Reader that three militants were killed during a gunfight between a group of infiltrating militants and army along the LoC in Machil sector. As such the search party intensified the combing operation, the militants hiding in the area opened fire triggering off a gun fight. In the army's gunfire an unidentified militant was killed.


1 dead in twin attacks on Iran parliament, Khomeini shrine

1 dead in twin attacks on Iran parliament, Khomeini shrine

A picture from semi-official Fars news agency shows a man lowering a young boy from a window of the parliament building onto the street as another man holding a gun watches over them from another window. Khomeini led the 1979 Islamic Revolution that toppled the Western-backed shah to become Iran's first supreme leader until his death in 1989. The last major attack in Iran was in 2010 when a Sunni extremist group carried out a suicide attack against a mosque in Sistan-Baluchistan killing 39 ...



Qatar in talks with Turkey and Iran to provide food, water

Adel al-Jubeir spoke Wednesday after meeting his German counterpart in Berlin . "If we have to, these are all entanglements that we have to deal with as the crisis develops and create solutions to them and this will be a very, very sad course that we need to take, but I am hoping that cooler heads will prevail in Qatar ".



Bayern Munich defend the club's close ties to Qatar

It's the worst diplomatic crisis to strike the region since the 1991 Gulf War. The Qatari foreign minister, Sheikh Mohammed bin Abdulrahman al-Thani, told the broadcaster that the Federal Bureau of Investigation had confirmed the hack and the planting of fake news.



Trump to nominate Christopher Wray as FBI director

In a tweet Wednesday morning, Mr. Trump called Wray "a man of impeccable credentials". Matthew Miller, a Justice Department spokesman during the Obama administration, said in a tweet that Wray is "probably the best choice from the WH short list".



Simultaneous Attacks Rock Iran's Capital City

One of the attackers blew himself up in the building of Iranian Parliament: Reports . In a message released by the Kremlin after Wednesday's attacks, Putin said Russian Federation "resolutely condemns" the violence. Roads leading to Parliament in downtown Tehran were closed. The two attacks, which wounded dozens of people, are likely to deepen enmity and the regional battle for power between Saudi Arabia and Iran.