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on Wed Nov 26 3:42 PM

US Commandos Take Part in Yemen Rescue Mission

VOICE OF AMERICA

A day after the Pentagon refused to comment, a defense official told VOA that the U.S. military "supported and cooperated with Yemeni forces" in an operation that freed Yemeni hostages and an Ethiopian. Yemeni officials had said earlier that...
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on Wed Nov 26 11:15 AM

Official: US commandos took part in Yemen raid - Middle East

STARS AND STRIPES

A senior defense official says U.S. special operations forces and Yemeni counterterrorism troops rescued eight hostages held by an al-Qaida affiliate in Yemen.
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on Wed Nov 26 7:00 AM

Rula Jebreal: Why America is losing the war on terror — and the Islam debate is so flawed

SALON

EXCLUSIVE: Leading journo explains why killing Osama didn't end the war -- and why Bill Maher & co. get Islam wrong
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on Wed Nov 26 12:00 AM

U.S.-Led Raid Frees 8 Qaeda Hostages From a Yemeni Cave

NEW YORK TIMES

The freed captives were six Yemeni citizens, a Saudi and an Ethiopian, who were unharmed, Yemeni officials said in a statement.
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on Tue Nov 25 11:01 PM

Middle Easterners crossing border from Mexico? It's rare

LOS ANGELES TIMES

For months, some conservative members of Congress and their allies have warned that people from the Middle East could use the Mexican border to gain illegal entry to the U.S. and pose a terrorist threat. Obama administration officials have said...
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on Tue Nov 25 11:11 AM

Asia Seeks to Improve Vital Birth Registrations

VOICE OF AMERICA

This week government ministers from Southeast Asia are meeting in Bangkok to discuss how to improve official registrations of births, deaths and marriages - critical measures for providing government services. Thailand has had notable success but...
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on Tue Nov 25 10:50 AM

U.N.: Islamic State group got up to $45M in ransoms last year

TOLEDO BLADE

UNITED NATIONS — The Islamic State group which controls a large swath of Syria and Iraq has received between $35 million and $45 million in ransom payments in the past year, a U.N. expert monitoring sanctions against al-Qaeda said Monday.
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on Tue Nov 25 9:24 AM

Yemen army frees 8 hostages, including foreigner - Middle East

STARS AND STRIPES

Yemen's army freed seven soldiers and a foreigner Tuesday in a raid backed by U.S. forces on an al-Qaida militant hideout near the al-Annad military air base in the country's south, the Supreme Security Committee said.
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on Tue Nov 25 6:56 AM

Pakistan's Educator Madonna Wants You To Know

FORBES

Her name is Humaira Bachal. At age 12, she began teaching friends after school in the slums of Karachi. At age 13, she made a formal classroom outside her home by installing a chalkboard to teach other children who could not attend school at the...
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on Tue Nov 25 6:45 AM

BBC News - Yemen: Raid frees eight hostages, including US serviceman

BBC MIDDLE EAST

A group of seven Yemenis and a US military expert kidnapped by al-Qaeda-linked militants are freed by Yemeni forces, an official tells the BBC.
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