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Gunfights, breakout, southern, Iraq, protests, spread, nationwide

Gunfights breakout in southern Iraq as protests spread nationwide

10 October, 2019 11:17 pm 11:17 pm

BAGHDAD (Reuters) – Gunfights between protesters and security forces broke out in the southern Iraqi city of Nassiriya on Wednesday, with elite counter-terrorism troops deploying after police “lost control” of the situation, police sources told Reuters. Two protesters had been killed in the city on Wednesday and one on Tuesday after police opened fire to … Read More

US, air strike, 17, southern, Libya

US air strike kills 17 in southern Libya

09 September, 2019 11:40 pm 11:40 pm

BENGHAZI, Libya (Reuters) – US forces said on Friday they killed 17 suspected militants in their third air strike in a week on southern Libya. The strike, conducted on Tuesday, hit southwestern Libya, the US Africa Command said in a statement, without giving the location. Residents of the city of Sebha said they heard an … Read More

Top 25 roundup: Texas Southern upsets No. 18 Oregon

11 November, 2018 4:48 pm 4:48 pm

Trayvon Reed scored 23 points on 9-of-9 shooting as visiting Texas Southern recorded a stunning 89-84 upset of No. 18 Oregon on Monday night at Eugene, Ore. John Jones added 20 points for the Tigers (2-4), who halted a four-game losing streak. Jalyn Patterson notched 13 points and 11 assists, Derrick Bruce also had 13 … Read More