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Berlin Attack: The Polish Man

Berlin Attack: The Polish Man

The Polish owner of the lorry that ploughed into a Berlin Christmas market, killing at least nine people in what police said was a possible terror attack, confirmed his driver was missing. One investigator said it would have been "very hard for someone who didn't know what they were doing to drive an articulated truck through the streets of Berlin".


Jordan arrests man suspected of funding Karak attack

Jordan arrests man suspected of funding Karak attack

It also warned against circulating false news, rumors or videos on social networks, which could harm the security campaign, demanding that the media rely only on official sources for information. At least one gunman was killed in the operation alongside the four policemen and at least 11 people, mostly security personnel, were wounded in the clashes which were still going on, a security source said.



UN Security Council Asks Gambian President to Leave

U.S. envoy to the UN Samantha Power praised the ambassadors, but warned they were being "silenced and recalled to Banjul". The UN also said Jammeh must carry out a peaceful and orderly transition process and transfer power to President-elect, Adama Barrow by January 19, 2017, in accordance with the Gambia's Constitution.


Trump Dines With Campaign Trail Target And Mexican Billionaire Carlos Slim

Trump Dines With Campaign Trail Target And Mexican Billionaire Carlos Slim

Donald Trump on Tuesday acknowledged that he met with Carlos Slim, saying the Mexican billionaire whom he attacked on the campaign trail is a "great guy". Trump had accused Slim of launching a media smear campaign against him through his ties to The New York Times and other companies. Trump also pointed to Slim's previous donations to the Clinton Foundation, the charitable foundation of his opponent's family.



Turkish Army: 138 terrorists neutralized in Syria

The Amaq news agency, affiliated to IS, said a suicide attack was carried out against the Syrian rebels and Turkish troops west of al-Bab, without giving further details. The Turkish air force meanwhile struck 47 IS targets around Al Bab, killing more than 45 jihadists, Anadolu said. The Turkish Armed Forces (TSK) killed 138 Daesh terrorists during clashes and destroyed a total of 67 Daesh targets including pickup trucks equipped with heavy machine guns in airstrikes, the statement added.


Three Suspected Terrorists Shot Dead in South Tangerang Raid

Three Suspected Terrorists Shot Dead in South Tangerang Raid

Police said a total of five bombs were found at the house in South Tangerang. After being confronted by Indonesian police's anti-terror squad and refusing to surrender, all three men were killed in a gunfight, ABC News reported Wednesday.