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Pentagon: Islamic State's Afghan leader killed in April raid

The blast killed at least 95 jihadists, according to the Afghan defence ministry, but North Atlantic Treaty Organisation officials have said they are still assessing the damage. His name often included a third name of Logari to note his tribal roots. US officials said the slain IS chief also directed fighters to behead local elders in front of their families and ordered the kidnapping of women and girls to forcibly marry them off to his fighters.


Arsenal still gunning for late flourish to season

Arsenal still gunning for late flourish to season

Long-term absentees Ibrahim Afellay and Stephen Ireland remain out injured but Saido Berahino could be involved after being on the sidelines with illness recently. It always seems to be going to Stoke that's the problem, meanwhile everytime they come to the Emirates we seem to run them off the park. As for who he thinks Arsenal should look to recruit this summer, in order to put themselves back among the Premier League title-chasers next term, Upson was less concerned with names and ...


Founder Eugene Kaspersky Offers to Testify Before Senate on Russia Ties

Founder Eugene Kaspersky Offers to Testify Before Senate on Russia Ties

About one week ago, news agencies such as Reuters , ABC News, The Guardian and others, began circulating reports of, "a long-running Federal Bureau of Investigation probe of the company (Kaspersky), and detailed growing concerns among us officials that Russian spies might try to exploit Kaspersky Lab to snoop on Americans or sabotage key usa systems".



Central Intelligence Agency opens new center to monitor North Korea

The CIA has established a Korea Mission Center, which will deal with the threat emanating from Pyongyang. The US Central Intelligence Agency (CIA) has announced the establishment of a Korea Mission Center, which it says will focus on countering military threats coming from North Korea.



Trump Says Wants To Move Quickly To Nominate New FBI Director

Comey was sacked for mishandling the investigation of Hillary Clinton's emails. Trump also reiterated the claim that the Russian Federation story is fabricated in a separate Tweet Friday. Comey reportedly demurred, telling Trump that he could not give him his loyalty but could promise honesty-a response that did not assuage the president.



Four candidates for Federal Bureau of Investigation director job to be interviewed after Comey firing

Under normal circumstances, we would not consider credible any claims that the White House may have taped conversations of meetings with the President. Bush. Fisher formerly served as assistant attorney general for the Justice Department's Criminal Division. Other candidates include former NY police commissioner Raymond Kelly, former Republican senator Kelly Ayotte, and South Carolina Congressman Trey Gowdy, a former federal prosecutor who headed the Benghazi investigation in the House.