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October 15, 2017

United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization (Shutterstock/File)
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The UNESCO vote was marred by tension between Egypt and Qatar with Cairo accusing Doha of using its financial power to influence the U.N. agency’s 58-member executive council.

October 10, 2017

Russia has accused the United States military of pretending to fight ISIS in Syria and Iraq. (AFP)
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Russia has launched a blistering attack on the U.S. and accused the United States military of pretending to fight ISIS in Syria and Iraq.

October 7, 2017

Fighters from the Hashed al-Shaabi (Popular Mobilisation units), backing Iraqi forces, advance towards the Islamic State (IS) group's stronghold of Hawija on October 4, 2017 (Ahmad al-Rubaye/AFP)
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The mountainous area has been used by Daesh group as a main passage for its military and logistic supplies.
U.S. Federal prosecutors on Friday announced charges against three men arrested for allegedly participating in a plot to carry out Daesh terrorist attacks in New York City last year (Pexels)
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According to court documents all three men had planned to gather and detonate bombs in Times Square, a popular tourist destination, and on the subway.