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A US service member was killed in Iraq after Islamic State broke through Peshmerga lines lat.ms/1W5UbQS
RT @wjhenn: Pentagon made 170 condolence payments to victims and victims' families of Kunduz attacks. $3,000 for those wounded. $6,000 for…
Pentagon disciplined 16 for deadly airstrike on Doctors Without Borders hospital but no criminal charges to be filed lat.ms/1rlbBf0
Ansar al-Islam has claimed responsibility for the killings of a gay-rights activist and his friend in Bangladesh lat.ms/24hWVLP