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  • Brussels terrorist was Moroccan, shouted ‘Allahu akbar’ before being gunned down: Authorities

    June 21, 2017 11:01 AM 17

    BRUSSELS — The quick shooting of an attacker who tried to detonate a nail bomb and shouted “Allahu akbar” at a Brussels train station averted fatalities, officials said Wednesday, as Belgium increased security measures around the country. The attacker was a 36-year-old Moroccan national not known to authorities for being involved in terror activities

  • Saudi king names son as heir amid heightened tension with Qatar Add to ..

    June 21, 2017 10:59 AM 7

    Saudi Arabia’s King Salman made his son his successor on Wednesday, removing his nephew as crown prince and giving the 31-year old almost unprecedented powers as the world’s leading oil exporter implements transformational reforms. A royal decree appointed Mohammed bin Salman crown prince and deputy prime minister. He retains defence, oil and other portfolios

  • Saudi king upends royal succession, names son as 1st heir

    June 21, 2017 9:42 AM 13

    RIYADH, Saudi Arabia -- Saudi Arabia's King Salman on Wednesday appointed his 31-year-old son Mohammed bin Salman as crown prince, placing him first-in-line to the throne and removing the country's counterterrorism czar and a figure well-known to Washington from the line of succession. The monarch stripped Prince Mohammed bin Nayef from his title as crown

  • US shoots down 'Iranian-made' drone in Syria

    June 21, 2017 9:15 AM 6

    Pentagon declined to speculate on who was operating it but said drone advanced on coalition forces in Syria's southeast. The US military says it has shot down an armed, Iran-made drone that had been bearing down on its forces near a garrison in Syria's southeast. In the latest sign of increasingly frequent confrontation with Damascus and its allies

  • Security heightened in wake of Brussels explosion

    June 21, 2017 8:19 AM 10

    BRUSSELS - Security was high around Brussels rail facilities Wednesday the morning after a man blew up an explosive device at the city's Central Station in yet another attack this week in a European capital. The man was shot by soldiers after detonating a small device there late Tuesday in what prosecutors are treating as a "terrorist attack." He lay still

  • Rebels attack Philippine village, possibly to divert troops

    June 21, 2017 7:53 AM 6 1

    KIDAPAWAN, Philippines – Muslim rebels raided a southern Philippine village and positioned themselves in a school as they engaged troops in a gunbattle early Wednesday that officials said may be an attempt to disrupt the massive military offensive in besieged Marawi city. They took five civilians as shields during their retreat later in the morning

  • Philippine troops evict rebel raiders from village

    June 21, 2017 7:53 AM 7

    KIDAPAWAN, Philippines - Muslim rebels withdrew from a southern Philippine village Wednesday after security forces moved rapidly to prevent another crisis amid a monthlong militant siege in nearby Marawi city, officials said. About 300 gunmen stormed the village of Malagakit in North Cotabato province at dawn Wednesday and engaged government forces in a firefight

  • Four presumed dead after Greenland tsunami

    June 21, 2017 7:38 AM 8

    COPENHAGEN - Greenland flags were flying at half-staff Wednesday across Denmark to mourn four people who are presumed dead after a tsunami flooded a village on the Arctic island's west coast. Police spokesman Lars Kirkegaard said Tuesday they are three adults and one child from the settlement of Nuugaatsiaq. Local broadcaster KNR said those missing are three

  • Saudi king strips crown prince of prosecution oversight

    June 21, 2017 3:58 AM 6

    Saudi Arabia's King Salman has issued a royal decree that restructures the country's system for prosecutions, essentially stripping the crown prince of long-standing powers overseeing criminal investigations. The king's decree issued Saturday renames the Bureau of Investigation and Prosecution as the Office of Public Prosecution and orders that a newly

  • Pro-ISIS militants take students hostage in southern Philippines, police say

    June 21, 2017 2:51 AM 6

    Fighting between government troops and Islamist militants has entered 5th week Pro-ISIS militants stormed a school in the southern Philippines early on Wednesday and are holding several students hostage, police said, on the same island where fighting between government troops and Islamists has entered its fifth week. Pigcawayan is 190 kilometres south