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Egypt says militant leader killed in shootout: army statement Saturday, 1 Aug 2015

CAIRO (Reuters) - Egyptian armed forces killed a leading member of the country's Islamic State affiliate in a shootout outside his North Sinai home, the army spokesman said in a statement on Saturday.  Full Article

 
Seven Libyan soldiers killed in clashes with Islamic State Saturday, 1 Aug 2015 

BENGHAZI, Libya (Reuters) - Seven Libyan soldiers were killed on Friday when Islamic State militants stormed a checkpoint manned by forces loyal to the official government, military officials said.  Full Article  

Soccer-Twente take teenager on loan from Man City Saturday, 1 Aug 2015 

AMSTERDAM (Reuters) - Dutch club Twente Enschede have taken teenage striker Thomas Agyepong from Manchester City on loan but will not be able to use him until next month.  Full Article  

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Thousands rally across Israel following gay pride stabbing attack Saturday, 1 Aug 2015 

JERUSALEM (Reuters) - Thousands of Israelis attended demonstrations across the country on Saturday, two days after an ultra-Orthodox Jew stabbed six people at Jerusalem's gay pride parade, leaving one teenager in critical condition.  Full Article  

 
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