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ANKARA — Nine refugees were killed early Tuesday as a migrant boat trying to cross to Greece sank in Aegean coast of Turkey, local CnnTurk broadcaster reported.

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Refugee

The bodies of at least nine refugees washed up in Ayvalik town of western Balikesir province, said the report, adding that a total of 22 migrants were attempting to cross to Greece’s Lesbos Island when their boat overturned in stormy weather. (Turkey-Refugee)
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JERUSALEM — A Palestinian allegedly stabbed an Israeli soldier in the West Bank before being shot dead by Israeli troops on Tuesday, a military spokesperson said.

Israel’s emergency medical service said the soldier sustained a mild injury and was receiving medical treatment. (Palestinian-Israel-Violence)
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KUWAIT — Kuwait on Tuesday summoned its ambassador to Iran following attacks on the Saudi Embassy in Tehran and Consulate in Mashhad during angry protests against the Saudi execution of a Shiite cleric, official Kuna news agency reported.

“Such action constitutes a flagrant breach of international conventions and violation of Iran’s commitment to security and safety of diplomatic missions on its lands,” a source with the Kuwaiti Foreign Ministry was quoted as saying. (Kuwait-Saudi-Ties)
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CAIRO — At least 61 militants were killed and 10 others arrested in military actions over the past two days in the restive North Sinai province, Egypt’s military said Tuesday.

In Monday’s actions in North Sinai’s Arish, Sheikh Zuweid and Rafah cities, as well as other areas and mountain routes in Middle Sinai, 32 terrorists were eliminated and six suspects arrested, the military said. (Egypt-Militants) Enditem

Source: Xinhua

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