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Indonesia in flag flap with Malaysia at Games

Published on AL JAZEERA ENGLISH (AJE). Southeast Asian Games organisers print Indonesia flag upside down in guidebook, sparking anger on social media.

IS conflict: Iraq launches ground offensive in Tal Afar

Published on BBC News – World. Tal Afar, the last major city held by IS in Iraq, has been a target since the fall of Mosul in July.

Iraq launches offensive to retake Tal Afar from ISIL

Published on AL JAZEERA ENGLISH (AJE). PM Haider al-Abadi announces offensive to retake the northern city, telling ISIL fighters ‘surrender, or die’.

Why does Europe continue to be a ‘terrorist’ target?

Published on AL JAZEERA ENGLISH (AJE). As Spain mourns, security has been heightened as police continue their search for clues after two deadly attacks.

ISIL in Afghanistan: A growing threat

Published on AL JAZEERA ENGLISH (AJE). ISIL’s ever increasing presence in Afghanistan could provoke Iran and Russia to get involved.

Boston crowd of anti-racists dwarfs ‘free-speech’ rally

Published on AL JAZEERA ENGLISH (AJE). Around 15,000 decry racism and neo-Nazis, forcing ‘free-speech’ event attended by a few conservatives to end abruptly.

Moroccan asylum seeker ‘targeted women’ in Finland knife attack

Published on Reuters: World News. HELSINKI/TURKU, Finland (Reuters) – A Moroccan man who was arrested for killing two women in a knife rampage was an asylum seeker who appeared to have targeted women in Finland’s first terrorism-related attack, police and […]

Uttar Pradesh train derailment kills several passengers

Published on AL JAZEERA ENGLISH (AJE). PM Modi sends condolences as at 23 killed and scores injured after train connecting Haridwar and Puri comes off tracks.

Spain hunts for driver in van rampage, says Islamist cell dismantled

Published on Reuters: World News. RIPOLL/BARCELONA, Spain (Reuters) – Police were searching on Saturday for the driver of a van that killed 13 people when it plowed into a crowd in Barcelona and were trying to determine whether two other […]

Israel kills Palestinian teen after ‘stabbing attempt’

Published on AL JAZEERA ENGLISH (AJE). Palestinian health ministry confirms 17-year-old killed at military checkpoint in occupied West Bank.

Boston march against right-wing rally draws thousands

Published on BBC News – World. Anti-racism protesters converge on the “Free Speech Rally” featuring right-wing speakers.

Man Goes On Stabbing Rampage In Russia, Wounds 7

Published on World. Islamic State has claimed responsibility for the attack, but Russian officials appear to discount the possibility, saying their initial investigation is not focusing on terrorism as a “main theory.” (Image credit: Irina Shvets/AP)

‘It Looks Really Bad.’ This Man Has a 36-Year-Old Piece of Princess Diana’s Wedding Cake

Published on TIME.com: Top World Stories. This man has a slice of a 36-year-old fruitcake, but he’s held onto it for an interesting reason — it was from Princess Diana’s wedding cake. John Hoatson of Fort Lauderdale has a collection […]

Manhunt Continues for Barcelona Driver and Missing Moroccan Imam

Published on TIME.com: Top World Stories. (BARCELONA, Spain) — Authorities in Spain searched Saturday for a member of an Islamic extremist cell that staged vehicle attacks in Barcelona and a seaside resort, focusing on links with his Moroccan comrades, a […]

‘Maarik al-Tawaiha was no murderer’ family say

Published on AL JAZEERA ENGLISH (AJE). Parents of a 39-year-old Jordanian soldier who killed three US military trainers seek to have him exonerated.

Boston march against alt-right rally draws thousands

Published on BBC News – World. Anti-racism protesters in Boston converge on a “Free Speech Rally” featuring far-right speakers.

Buhari returns after lengthy UK medical treatment

Published on AL JAZEERA ENGLISH (AJE). President to address nation following more than three months of absence spent in London for an undisclosed ailment.

Buhari to return after lengthy UK medical treatment

Published on AL JAZEERA ENGLISH (AJE). President to address nation following more than three months of absence spent in London for an undisclosed ailment.

Hundreds of Neo-Nazis and Counter-Protesters Separated by Heavily Armed Police in Berlin

Published on TIME.com: Top World Stories. (BERLIN) — Some 500 far-right extremists marched Saturday in Berlin in honor of the 30th anniversary of the death of top Nazi Rudolf Hess — and they were separated by hundreds of heavily armed […]

Spanish Authorities Continue Hunt For Suspects In Barcelona Attacks

Published on World. Officials claim to have dismantled the jihadi cell responsible for the vehicle attacks that killed 14 people, but say they are continuing a manhunt for three suspects still at large. (Image credit: AP)

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