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France says leader of ISIL group in Sahel has been killed

Adnan Abu Walid al-Sahrawi, who was wanted by the US, led the Islamic State in Greater Sahara armed group.France says that the leader of ISIL (ISIS)-affiliated Islamic State in Greater Sahara (ISGS) group, known for its deadly attacks in the so-called tri-border region of Mali, Niger and Burkina Faso, has been killed by French forces.…

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The U.S. was a global leader in vaccinations. Now it’s falling behind.

You’re reading an excerpt from the Today’s WorldView newsletter. Sign up to get the rest free, including news from around the globe, interesting ideas and opinions to know, sent to your inbox every weekday.In the fight against the coronavirus, President Biden is setting an ambitious new goal. According to a list of targets obtained by…

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Militia Leader Gets 53 Years in Minnesota Mosque Bombing

ST. PAUL, Minn.—The leader of an Illinois anti-government militia group who authorities say masterminded the 2017 bombing of a Minnesota mosque was sentenced Monday to 53 years in prison. Emily Claire Hari, who was previously known as Michael Hari and recently said he is transgender, faced a mandatory minimum of 30 years for the attack…

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Al-Qaeda leader appears in new video on 9/11 anniversary

Al-Qaeda chief Ayman al-Zawahri appeared in a new video released on Saturday, the 20th anniversary of the 9/11 attacks, according to the Associated Press. Why it matters: Last November, rumors spread that Osama bin Laden’s former No. 2 had died from an illness though senior leadership never commented. In the new video, al-Zawahri makes references…

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Union leader for NY court officers suspended amid spat with judge over COVID-19 vaccine mandates

Court Officers Union President Dennis Quirk was suspended after he posted the home addresses of Judge Janet DiFiore on social media. Staff-Shot The New York State judicial system suspended the union leader representing court officers after he posted the home addresses of Chief Judge Janet DiFiore on social media amid a dispute over a coronavirus…

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Top Taliban leader back in Kabul as U.S. Embassy warns of danger outside airport

KABUL, Afghanistan — The Taliban’s top political leader has returned to Kabul, cementing the militant group’s grip on the city, as the U.S. Embassy on Saturday warned of security threats outside the capital’s crowd-ringed airport, the only U.S. redoubt remaining in all Afghanistan.The arrival in the capital of Mullah Abdul Ghani Baradar, confirmed Saturday by pro-Taliban officials,…

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Samsung’s leader is out of jail, allowing US factory plans to move forward

Back to business, for a bit — Samsung heir served 18 months in prison for capital flight and perjury. Ron Amadeo – Aug 13, 2021 6:27 pm UTC Enlarge / Jay Y. Lee, leader of Samsung Group, speaks to members of the media as he is released from the Seoul Detention Center in Uiwang, South…

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Brinker IT Leader Joins Interface as Executive VP Enterprise Solutions

Bud HomeyerEarth City, MO  (RestaurantNews.com)  Interface Security Systems, a leading managed service provider delivering business security, managed network, UCaaS and business intelligence solutions to distributed enterprises, today announced that it has appointed Bud Homeyer as Executive Vice President – Enterprise Solutions. Having worked as an IT and security leader for leading consumer-facing brands like Michaels,…

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Iran supreme leader criticizes West as nuclear talks stalled

TEHRAN, Iran (AP) — Iran’s supreme leader on Wednesday called the U.S. “stubborn” in stalled nuclear talks in Vienna for discussing Tehran’s missiles and regional influence, likely signaling challenges ahead in efforts to revive its tattered atomic accord with world powers.Supreme Leader Ayatollah Ali Khamenei’s remarks come as his hard-line protege, President-elect Ebrahim Raisi, is…

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Alabama city leader won’t quit after using racial slur

A white city leader in Alabama was captured on video using a racial slur toward Black people during a council meetingByThe Associated PressJuly 21, 2021, 2:26 PM• 2 min readTARRANT, Ala. — A white city leader captured on video using a racial slur toward Black people during a council meeting said he won’t apologize, and…