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 Twelve extremists detained in south Kazakhstan

  Police in South Kazakhstan Region have detained twelve supporters of destructive religious movements during raids carried out yesterday, a regional police spokesperson said. They were detained for extremism …

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Hand of convicted thief amputated in Iran's Mashhad

Iran's authorities have amputated the hand of a convicted thief in a prison in the country's city of Mashhad, the media reported. According to the ISNA news agency, one hand of the 34-year-old convict identified only as Ali …

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Organiser of Russian ambassador’s murder found

Turkey’s security forces have arrested a man who allegedly played a "key" role in the murder of Russian Ambassador to Turkey Andrey Karlov, according to local media reports. The suspect, identified with …

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Several terrorist teams arrested in Iran after riots

The Iranian security forces disbanded several terrorist teams that had played major roles in the recent protests in the country. The intelligence ministry announced in a statement that its forces identified and disbanded a terrorist …

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Saudi footballer might go to jail for dabbing (VIDEO)

Footage of a professional footballer for the Saudi Arabian club Al Nojoom dabbing during a match has been met with anger from some social media users. The clip, shared by Saudi sports broadcaster Dawri Plus, shows the player refusing a …

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Ex-Iranian President reportedly arrested

Former Iranian President Mahmoud Ahmadinejad has reportedly been placed under house arrest for criticizing current President Hassan Rouhani and inciting unrest, Al-Quds Al-Arabi reported, citing “reliable sources …

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Saudi Arabia releases two princes after graft probe

Saudi Arabia has released two sons of the late king Abdullah two months after they were detained in a sweeping anti-corruption purge, a source close to the government said yesterday, The Straits Times reported. "They have been …

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Over thousand people arrested in Turkey

During the raids, aimed at ensuring public order, Turkish police arrested over 1000 people. 1187 people were arrested in total, including women and foreigners, Turkish media reported. 80 thousand law enforcement officers …

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Former Turkish Prime Minister son found dead

Former Turkish Prime Minister Mesut Yılmaz’s eldest son Mehmet Yavuz Yılmaz was found dead in his bed in Istanbul on Dec. 16, Hurriyet Daily News reported citing Doğan News Agency. 38-year-old …

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