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US drone strike kills local Qaeda leader in South Yemen

US drone strike kills local Qaeda leader in South Yemen

A suspected US drone strike killed a local leader in Al Qaeda and five of his aides in southern Yemen, as Yemeni and Emirati troops pressed their offensive against the militant group.

Australia arrests two suspected of Islamic State financing

Australia arrests two suspected of Islamic State financing

Australian police said they had arrested two people, including a 16-year-old girl, on suspicion of raising funds to support operations of the Islamic State militant group.

Bahrain jails four men on terrorism charges

Bahrain jails four men on terrorism charges

A Bahraini court sentenced four people to five years in prison for plotting to receive explosives and weapons training to carry out attacks in the Gulf Arab kingdom, the public prosecutor said.

Bangladesh police raid militant hideout, explosives found

Bangladesh police raid militant hideout, explosives found

Police said on Sunday they had detained three suspected members of a banned militant group and found a sniper rifle, ammunition, explosives and military suits in a hideout in southeastern Bangladesh.