RIYADH — Saudi Arabia said on Saturday that the suicide bomber at the mosque attack killing 21 worshipers was a Saudi national and a member of Islamic State (IS), Saudi Press Agency reported.

Egypt's ousted President Mohamed Morsi waves hands in the defendants' cage on a court in Cairo, Egypt, on May 16, 2015. An Egyptian court sentenced Saturday ousted Islamist president Mohammed Morsi to death over 2011 jailbreak charges. (Xinhua/STR)
Egypt’s ousted President Mohamed Morsi waves hands in the defendants’ cage on a court in Cairo, Egypt, on May 16, 2015. An Egyptian court sentenced Saturday ousted Islamist president Mohammed Morsi to death over 2011 jailbreak charges. (Xinhua/STR)
The Interior Ministry said in a statement that Saudi bomber Saleh bin Abdulrahamn Al Qashami was a fugitive when he was a member in an terrorist cell under IS. (Saudi Arabia-Blast)
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BAGHDAD — At least 61 members of the Islamic State (IS) militant group were killed in U.S.-led airstrikes and clashes with Iraqi security forces in northern and central Iraq on Saturday, while security forces freed a small town as they are advancing to recapture a major city in Anbar province from the IS militants, security sources said. (Iraq-IS-Clash)
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RAMADI, Iraq — Iraqi security forces and allied militias on Saturday retook control of a small town in east of Anbar provincial capital city of Ramadi after heavy clashes with Islamic State (IS) militants, a provincial security source said.
The troops backed by brigades of Shiite and Sunni militias, known as Hashd Shaabi, or Popular Mobilization, managed to free the town of Huseibah al-Sharqiyah, some 10 km east of Ramadi, after fierce clashes with the IS militants who seized the town late Thursday, the source told Xinhua on condition of anonymity. (Iraq-IS-Recapture)
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CAIRO — Cairo Criminal Court on Saturday postponed to July 27 the trial of ousted Islamist Egyptian President Mohamed Morsi over charges of insulting the judicial authorities, state-run MENA news agency reported.
It was the first hearing od the case in which Morsi, along with 24 other Muslim Brotherhood members, Islamist figures, political activists and journalists, is accused of having shown disrespect for court rulings in comments on social media and in TV interviews. (Egypt-Morsi-Trial) Enditem

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