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Dhaka: Hostage state of affairs as gunmen battle police

“The operation is over,” stated Brig. Gen. Mujibur Rahman, who was overseeing the troops within the rescue effort at Holey Artisan Bakery, which was raided by gunmen Friday evening. Its unclear how many individuals the gunmen seized within the cafe at a diplomatic zone, however Rahman stated 14 hostages had been rescued. Bangladesh Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina supplied a distinct quantity. “We had been in a position to save 13

Opinion: What’s behind Turkey’s cocktail of terror

The suicide bombings at Istanbul airport this week have been solely the most recent. Denouncing the terrorism that has befallen Turkey isn’t a adequate response to the depth of the problem the nation now faces. Too typically, our headlines and considerations are solely concerning the spilling of blood and the lives misplaced. Our enemies then exploit our shock to additional advance their bids on a toll of useless our bodies.

Bergen: From Russia, with hate

But the truth is, Russian residents — a lot of whom are Chechens or Dagestanis from the largely Muslim North Caucasus area of Russia — are the biggest group of foot troopers in ISIS from a non-Muslim majority nation, they usually have performed key roles within the group. According to Turkish officials the assault at Istanbul airport was carried out by terrorists from Russia, Uzbekistan, and Kyrgyzstan and was deliberate

Alleged planner recognized

Two of the three assailants within the terror assault that killed 44 individuals at Istanbul’s Ataturk Airport have been recognized as Rakim Bulgarov and Vadim Osmanov, in response to Turkey’s state information company Anadolu, citing an nameless prosecution supply. The Friday report didn’t establish the third attacker. The report didn’t reveal their nationalities. However officers have mentioned they imagine the three attackers are from Russia, Uzbekistan and Kyrgyzstan, and entered

Istanbul airport assault: These are the victims

The victims have been principally Turkish. Six have been Saudis. Different fatalities included two Palestinians, two Iraqis, one Tunisian, one Chinese language, one Iranian, one Ukrainian, one Jordanian and one individual from Uzbekistan, in response to Turkish officers. Muhammed Amiri gently handed his hand over the casket that held the physique of his Eight-year-old daughter Huda. She had arrived in Istanbul on Tuesday from a household go to. Exterior the

Researchers Uncover Historic Shrine That Could Maintain Buddha’s Cranium Bone

By: Owen Jarus, Reside Science Contributor Printed: 07/01/2016 09:31 AM EDT on LiveScience Archaeologists have found what could also be a cranium bone from the revered Buddha, Siddhartha Gautama. The bone was hidden inside a mannequin of a stupa, or a Buddhist shrine used for meditation. The analysis group discovered the 1,000-year-old mannequin inside a stone chest in a crypt beneath a Buddhist temple in Nanjing, China. Contained in the

Olympic Rowers Will Compete In Poop-Crammed Water With out Safety

The 2016 Olympics in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, are simply over a month away from beginning, and so they’ve been barreling towards catastrophe for months. The video games have already impacted Rio in a large number of unfavorable methods, together with its politics, economy, health, policing, housing and, perhaps above all, its environment. The town’s issues will quickly be issues for the vacationers, spectators, media and onsite sponsors to work

Parrot Thought To Be Extinct In The Wild Noticed Hovering Free

It’s a bolt from the blue. A Spix’s macaw, a critically endangered blue parrot that is considered extinct within the wild, has been spotted for the primary time since 2000 flying close to the city of Curaçá, Brazil. The sighting was caught on video by 16-year-old Damilys Oliveira who used her telephone to seize the uncommon second. Because of the hen’s distinctive vocal calls, wildlife specialists have confirmed that the

Now You Can Elevate Cash For Charity On Fb

Fb simply made it that a lot simpler so that you can do good on the earth. The social media big launched a brand new function on Thursday that lets particular person customers begin their very own fundraising pages on the positioning, in response to Mashable. Folks will now be capable to create personalised pages permitting them to gather donations from their mates for a nonprofit of their alternative. “Giving

10 Wonderful Locations To Transfer To Escape Trump (Apart from Canada)

If a sure noisy reality star is elected president of the U.S. this fall, a few of us are going need to transfer away actual fast.  Of us could look to our neighbor to the north as a potential home away from home, but it surely by no means hurts to contemplate extra choices for moving abroad. Listed here are 10 attractive international locations simply ready for you.  Denmark Kim Petersen through Getty