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US Treasury Depart. Sanctions Three ‘Terrorist Facilitators’ Based in Pakistan

The United States Treasury Department on Thursday announced that three “terrorist facilitators” based in Pakistan have been added to the U.S. government’s list of specially designated global terrorists. “We are targeting operatives who have provided logistical support, improvised explosive devices, and other technological assistance to [al Qaeda], Lashkar-e Tayyiba, the …

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Suicide Bomber Surrenders to Police in Helmand

A Taliban suicide bomber has surrendered to Afghan police in southern Helmand province, officials said Monday. Provincial governor officials said that the suicide bomber surrendered to police this afternoon in Mukhtar area in PD5 of Lashkargah City. According to the officials, the suicide bomber has confessed that Taliban insurgents had …

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