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Qaeda Attack Kills 19 Soldiers in Yemen
Al-Qaeda gunmen killed 19 soldiers in an attack on an army base in southern Yemen on Friday, security officials said, a day after deadly assaults by rebels and a jihadist bomber.
The gunmen stormed Al-Mahfad base in Abyan province and remained inside for several hours before military reinforcements came, three security officials told news agency AFP, adding that the soldiers were killed in clashes with the jihadists.
US To Develop New Missiles After Exiting The INF Treaty
The US will develop new missiles after exiting the INF treaty, reports AFP, quoting Pentagon.
One Terrorist, One Security Personnel Killed in Shopian Encounter
One terrorist has been killed in the Shopian encounter in J&K’s Pandoshan village, and one security personnel has lost his life. Weapons and war like stores have been recovered. The operation is still underway.
Plea in HC to Postpone Release of Film on Batla House Encounter
An accused in the Batla House encounter case moved the Delhi High Court on Friday to postpone the release of a film made on the incident, saying it would adversely affect his trial which is going on in a lower court.
The petition came up for hearing before Justice Vibhu Bakhru, who ordered a special screening in the high court on Monday to ascertain whether the film titled "Batla House" and starring John Abraham would in any manner affect the trial of accused Ariz Khan, also known as Junaid.
Apart from him, Shahzad Ahmed, who has been sentenced to life imprisonment in the case and who has challenged the verdict in the high court, is also a petitioner in the matter.