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Saudi-led coalition steps up strikes on Yemen rebels, refugee camp hit

SANAA, Yemen – Saudi-led naval forces imposed a blockade on Yemen’s ports as coalition airstrikes on Monday repelled an advance on the southern port city of Aden by Shiite rebels and forces loyal to a former president, in what appeared to be the most intense day of fighting since the air campaign began five days ago. 1,006 more words


Leading suspect in Tunisia museum attack killed in anti-terrorism raids

TUNIS, Tunisia –┬áTunisian security forces decimated the leadership of a Tunisian jihadi group linked to al-Qaida’s North African branch, including the man identified as the “operational chief” of the attack this month on the National Bardo Museum that killed 22 people, mostly foreign tourists, the interior minister said Sunday. 445 more words