Turkey Says 2 of Its Soldiers Killed in ISIS Attack in Syria

Two Turkish soldiers were killed and five were wounded in a missile attack Tuesday by the Islamic State group in northern Syria — the first Turkish casualties caused by the militants in Turkey's two-week-old incursion into Syria.The Turkish fatalities came after Turkish troops and allied Syrian rebels on Sunday expelled IS from the last strip …

Brazilian Police Clash With Protesters Rejecting New Leader

Police in Brazil's biggest city clashed with protesters who marched to reject the new president five days after Dilma Rousseff was ousted as leader of South America's biggest nation. So Sao Paulo police say they fired tear gas to stop vandalism after an "initially peaceful" demonstration Sunday against President Michel Temer. Earlier in the day, people …

Shootouts in Mexico Border City Kill 11, Including Bystander.

Two highway shootouts between soldiers and suspected drug gang members in a northern border city resulted in 11 dead Saturday, including a bystander caught in the crossfire, Mexican authorities reported.The violence in Nuevo Laredo, across from Laredo, Texas , prompted the temporary closure of the highway, which is a major artery for travel and commerce …

New Turkish Tank Incursion Into Syria

Turkey's state-run news agency says Turkish tanks have entered Syria's Cobanbey district northeast of Aleppo in a "new phase" of the Euphrates Shield operation.So Turkish tanks crossed into Syria Saturday to support Syrian rebels against the Islamic State group, according to the Anadolu news agency. Turkey launched a cross-border operation on Aug. 24 along with …

sri lankan schoolboy arrested over President’s website hack

Sri lankan seventeen-year-old schoolboy from Kadugannawa was arrested this afternoon, for engineering the hack on President Maithripala Sirisena’s website. President Sirisena’s official website http://www.president.gov.lk came under attack on Friday (26), when the site was taken down and a message posted in Sinhalese, expressing the displeasure of a collective of hackers calling themselves‘The Sri Lanka Youth’, …

Teen girl linked to ISIS indicted on terror charge in Germany

German federal prosecutors have indicted a teenage girl on charges of attempted murder and supporting a terrorist organization. Prosecutors say the 16-year-old German-Moroccan citizen was acting on behalf of the Islamic State group when she seriously wounded a policeman with a kitchen knife at Hannover's central train station on Feb. 26. Safia S., whose surname …