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Military Areas of Control in the Waning Days of Islamic State

Military Areas of Control in the Waning Days of Islamic State

President Donald Trump's administration, which had previously put Iran "on notice " for its ballistic missile tests, will respond. The Guards fired six missiles from the west of Iran across the border and into Syria's mostly IS-held Deir Ezzor province, targeting an IS command base, they said earlier.


India and Pakistan join Shanghai Cooperation Organization

India and Pakistan join Shanghai Cooperation Organization

The Prime Minister also called for efforts by the SCO to tackle climate change. PM Modi spoke on the need for enhancing connectivity in the region, adding it was key to boosting trade and investment. The Prime Minister thanked the Chinese leadership for its cooperation in helping India get entry into the SCO. The statement read out by SCO Secretary General Rashid Alimov during a news conference after the summit also had a reference to the leaders' support to China's initiative.



Republican wins Georgia election, blow to anti-Trump effort

Media outlets declared Handel, a former Georgia secretary of state, the victor over Ossoff, a filmmaker and former congressional aide, about an hour-and-a-half after polls closed at 8 p.m.in Georgia 6th Congressional District . In addition to Georgia, Norman's win over Democrat Archie Parnell made four special elections where Democrats failed to capture a Republican seat this year.


U.S. shoots down another pro-regime drone in Syria

U.S. shoots down another pro-regime drone in Syria

The announcement from Canberra came as a brief, two-day truce collapsed in the southern Syrian city of Daraa and nearby areas where government forces have gained ground. plane also downed a drone after it dropped munitions near Al-Tanaf. The military said Binali was killed in Mayadeen, an IS-held Syrian town near the Iraqi border.


Two militants killed in Kashmir's Baramulla

Two militants killed in Kashmir's Baramulla

The Army official said two weapons were seized and operations were still on in the area. At the time when this report was filed the cordon and search operation was still underway by the security forces. Hizbul Mujahideen is fighting for Kashmir's independence from India. The Valley is yet to recuperate from the killing as the region remains mired in infiltrations, gunfights and civilian protests.