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  

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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