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Lebanon arrests former Daesh financial official -source

Related Articles BEIRUT: Lebanese intelligence arrested a man on Wednesday they believe was a financial official for Daesh in Syria, a security source said.The Syrian, arrested in the northern Lebanese city of Tripoli, was responsible for collecting money for the ...

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Nirav Modi fraud investigation makes first arrests

Three people have been arrested on suspicion of helping a billionaire jeweller to defraud one of India’s largest banks of millions. Nirav Modi, a diamond broker and luxury jeweller to celebrities, is being investigated in a $ 44m (£31m) fraud ...

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Iran Arrests 29 Linked to Protests Against Compulsory Hijab

Advertisement TEHRAN — Twenty-nine people, most of them women, have been arrested in connection with recent protests in Iran against the compulsory Islamic veil for women, the police in Tehran said on Friday, adding that the protesters had been “deceived” ...

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Iran arrests 29 women as headscarf protests intensify

Related Articles TEHRAN: Tehran police have arrested 29 women for appearing in public without a headscarf as protests against the dress code in force since the Islamic revolution of 1979 intensify, Iranian media reported Friday.Those arrested were accused of public ...

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Philippines Arrests Explosives Expert Tied to Mideast Militants

Advertisement MANILA — Philippine intelligence operatives have arrested an Iraqi explosives expert who has eluded the local authorities since last year and were checking whether he had been in contact with Filipino militant groups, the police said Monday. The man, ...

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Bahrain arrests 47, charges 290 in mass crackdown

Bahraini police said Sunday they had arrested 47 people on charges linked to terrorism, including plots to assassinate “public figures”, as well as filing charges against another 290. Authorities have cracked down hard on dissent since mass street protests in ...

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Murder arrests over male model's death

A young male model has died after being found stabbed in a London street. Two men were arrested after the 25-year-old was discovered fatally wounded in Old Oak Road, East Acton, at about 16:00 GMT on Thursday. GQ magazine has ...

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