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Ever since the end of the Libyan revolution last October, the militias—both secular and Islamist–that overthrew former leader Muammar Gaddafi have acted with impunity. They stole cars and confiscated buildings. They clashed with rival brigades using…

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1. Fear of a Black Flag (or It’s the Salafists, Stupid) Ordinary Egyptians, Libyans and Yemenis didn’t come across the latest insults to their religion because they spent hours trolling YouTube for Californian political-porn provocations. It…

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Fighting in east Afghanistan: 50 insurgents killed


The US Navy Times reported today at 1430 UTC that in the last two days international and Afghan forces killed more than 50 members of the Haqqani insurgents group in eastern Afghanistan during heavy fighting. ISAF and Afghan forces found … Continue reading

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NATO Kills Terrorist Commander Responsible for Hotel bombing


The International Security Assistance Force (ISAF) confirmed today that the Haqqani network leader providing material for the suicide attack on a Kabul hotel on Monday was killed in a precision air strike a day later. Ismail Jan was the deputy … Continue reading

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Special Forces Capture Five al-Qaeda Operatives


ISAF and Afghan special operations forces captured five al-Qaeda operatives, one of them a senior figure, during a raid on 23 June in Ghazni province. According to ISAF the raid was carried out to apprehend a ‘senior al-Qaeda facilitator who … Continue reading

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