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Pak declares Wani as 'martyr'; to observe July 19 as black day

Hospitals in the main city of Srinagar have struggled to cope with the rush of the wounded, hundreds of them with severe injuries in their eyes. Indian-controlled Kashmir imposed a curfew on Friday and blocked mobile phone services to stop people from gathering in the streets and stage violent protests over the killing of a young separatist commander by security forces.



No signs Nice truck attacker linked to extremist network

Neighbors described Bouhlel as volatile, prone to drinking and womanizing, and in the process of getting a divorce. Mohamed Lahouaiej Bouhlel, a 31-year-old delivery driver, was shot dead by police on Thursday night after careering along a packed sea-front promenade in Nice for about 2 km (1.5 miles), zigzagging in order to run over as many victims as possible.



Pak Declares Wani as 'Martyr', to Observe July 19 as Black Day

But after people prayed in smaller, neighborhood mosques, protests occurred and police reported clashes between protesters and government forces at dozens of places across the disputed region. The US has expressed concern over the free movement of Lashkar-e-Taiba (LeT) chief Hafiz Saeed in Pakistan despite his being designated as a terrorist by the UN.



Turkey Cracks Down On Police, Military After Coup Attempt 05:16

His wider support in the country, where his approval rating fell to 39 percent in 2015 , is likely to remain low. Turkish policemen salute as mourners carry the coffin of a policeman killed during the failed military coup. An attempt over the weekend by some elements of the Turkish military to overthrow the democratically elected government of President Recep Tayyip Erdogan failed.


In Baton Rouge, attack on police was 'diabolical'

In Baton Rouge, attack on police was 'diabolical'

The police officers killed all left behind family, a total of three wives and seven now fatherless children. Two other officers were injured. Deputy Nicholas Tullier, 41, remains in critical condition. The killing was captured on cellphone video . Earlier we were at the site of where the officers were killed. First in Dallas and now in Baton Rouge , lone gunmen armed with AR-15 semi-automatic military-style weapons have killed police officers - eight in all - and wounded almost a ...


Turkey: 1577 University Deans Forced to Resign as Part of Widespread Purge

Turkey: 1577 University Deans Forced to Resign as Part of Widespread Purge

Fethullah Gulen is a former political ally of the Turkish president who is accused of swaying members of the military to carry out the coup attempt from his Poconos compound. "For the European Central Bank, if anything, we might see some changes to technical parameters, but nothing much is expected", said Mitul Kotecha, head of FX strategy, Asia-Pacific for Barclays in Singapore.