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US air strike said to kill 13 al Shabaab militants in Somalia

Japan scrambles jet to monitor Chinese military drone near Taiwan

Aug 27 (Reuters) – The U.S. military on Sunday said it believed it had killed 13 al Shabaab fighters in southern Somalia in what it called a “collective self-defense airstrike” at the request of the Somali government. The Somali government and allied forces began a campaign a year ago to that has pushed al Shabaab, an al Qaeda-linked group, out …

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Japan scrambles jet to monitor Chinese military drone near Taiwan

Japan scrambles jet to monitor Chinese military drone near Taiwan

TOKYO, Aug 28 (Reuters) – Japan’s defence ministry said on Monday it scrambled a fighter jet to monitor a Chinese BZK-005 military drone spotted flying between Japan’s westernmost Yonaguni island and Taiwan in the morning. The spy drone came from the East China Sea north of Taiwan and went to the Bashi Channel that separates Taiwan’s southern coast and the …

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