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US to send Marines to embassy in Iraq as Trump blames Iran for attack

US to send Marines to embassy in Iraq as Trump blames Iran for attack

US President Donald Trump blamed Iran on Tuesday for "orchestrating" an attack on the US embassy in Baghdad and said he would hold Tehran responsible, as officials said more Marines were expected to be sent to the mission.

Suicide bombers, gunmen kill 71 in attacks on Afghan security forces

Suicide bombers, gunmen kill 71 in attacks on Afghan security forces

Two separate suicide and gun attacks on police and soldiers in Afghanistan left at least 71 dead and nearly 170 wounded Tuesday in the latest devastating assaults on beleaguered security forces.

US airstrikes kill 30 Afghan civilians

US airstrikes kill 30 Afghan civilians

US airstrikes early Thursday killed at least 30 Afghan civilians, including women and children, in the volatile northern province of Kunduz, officials said, after a Taliban assault left two American soldiers dead.

Thrilling Al Jassasiya Cup victory for Al Wasmiya

Thrilling Al Jassasiya Cup victory for Al Wasmiya

Al Wasmiya won her third race this season when Italian jockey Pier Convertino rode her to victory in the Al Jassasiya Cup, a Local Thoroughbred Handicap race that was the feature of the eight-race card at the Qatar Racing and Equestrian Club (QREC) here yesterday.