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Two London teens have married IS fighters lawyer says

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Two of three teenage girls who travelled from Britain to Syria sparking criticism of the police response have married Islamic State (IS) group fighters, the lawyer for their families have said. Kadiza Sultana, 16, and 15-year-olds Shamima Begum and Amira Abase left their homes in February and flew to Istanbul before crossing into Syria. Two of the trio have...

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Sabotage suspected in Pakistan troop train accident

A train carrying hundreds of Pakistan military personnel and their families plunged into a canal on Thursday (2), killing 17 soldiers, when a bridge collapsed in what the army suspects was sabotage, officials said. The military's media win More News »
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