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Al-Qaeda fear: 15 Iraqi officials resign

Baghdad: The recent wave of attacks by Islamic State of Iraq (ISI), an off-shot of global terror organisation, has created a fear in the minds of Iraqi officials. Fifteen neighborhood officials in the Iraqi city of Baquba have resigned to protest what they said was the government’s inability to protect them from Qaeda infiltrators, Iraqi

US claims AQIM richest faction of al-Qaeda

Bamako: The head of the U.S. military’s Africa Command (AFRICOM) Monday claimed that al-Qaeda in the Islamic Magrib (AQIM), an off-shot of global terror organization, is the richest faction and the dominant Islamist force among those controlling northern Mali, Reuters reported on Thursday.