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After Terrorist Attack, a British City Linked to Jihadis Winces and Asks Why

By KATRIN BENNHOLD and KIMIKO de FREYTAS-TAMURA March 26, 2017 BIRMINGHAM, England — Outside the Maasha’Allah internet cafe, Mohammed Hussain raised his voice over the recorded Quranic verses blaring from the abaya shop two doors down. He was furious that Britain’s latest terrorist attacker had amplified his city’s stigma. “Why do all the jihadis come ...

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ISIS Claims Responsibility for Istanbul Nightclub Attack

ISTANBUL — The Islamic State on Monday issued a rare claim of responsibility for an attack in Turkey after a New Year’s Day shooting at an Istanbul nightclub that killed at least 39 people, describing the gunman who carried out the assault — and who has not been identified or ...

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Official: 33 police trainees killed in attack in southwestern Pakistan

Pakistani security officials secure the site after suspected militants attacked at a Police training centre, in Quetta, Pakistan.(Photo: Fayyaz Ahmad, EPA) QUETTA, Pakistan — A government official says 33 police trainees were killed when gunmen attacked a hostel at a police training center in Pakistan’s restive southwestern Baluchistan province. Baluchistan’s ...

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Internet Attack Spreads, Disrupting Major Websites

SAN FRANCISCO — Major websites were inaccessible to people across wide swaths of the United States on Friday after a company that manages crucial parts of the internet’s infrastructure said it was under attack. Users reported sporadic problems reaching several websites, including Twitter, Netflix, Spotify, Airbnb, Reddit, Etsy, SoundCloud and ...

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Iraqi Forces Attack Mosul, a Beleaguered Stronghold for ISIS

ERBIL, Iraq — Mosul’s residents are hoarding food and furtively scrawling resistance slogans on walls, while the city’s Islamic State rulers have feverishly expanded their underground tunnel network and tried to dodge American drones. After months of maneuvering, the Iraqi government’s battle to reclaim Mosul, the sprawling city whose million-plus ...

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German refugee terror attack averted — by refugees

German police outside of the apartment building where they arrested Syrian terror suspect Jaber Al-Bakr on Oct. 10 in Leipzig.(Photo: Getty Images) BERLIN — Jaber al-Bakr, a Syrian refugee in Germany, is accused of planning a terror attack here. When special forces raided his apartment in the eastern city of Chemnitz he escaped and ...

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