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Philippines violence: Fighting between govt forces and militants decreases as troops mark Eid al-...

Marawi City, Philippines: Fighting between government forces and Islamist rebels holed up in the heart of a southern Philippine town eased on Sunday as the military sought to enforce a temporary tr...

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Battle for Philippine town abates as troops mark Islamic holiday

Battle for Philippine town abates as troops mark Islamic holiday - Fighting between government forces and Islamist rebels holed up in the heart of a southern Philippine town eased on Sunday as the ...

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Battle for Philippine town abates as troops mark Islamic holiday

Muslims attended prayers at a Marawi mosque in an emotional gathering marred by the violence that has displaced some 246,000 people, and killed more than 350 people, most of them rebels, and about ...

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East Libyan forces claim control of central Benghazi neighbourhood

Saturday’s advance came after the Benghazi Defence Brigades (BDB), an anti-Haftar armed group that includes fighters who retreated from Benghazi and have since tried and failed to advance again tow...

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East Libyan forces claim control of central Benghazi neighbourhood

East Libyan forces said they had gained control on Saturday over one of two remaining districts of Benghazi where they faced armed resistance. The advance in the central Souq al-Hout neighbourhood ...

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Saudi, most Gulf Arabs start Eid al-Fitr on Sunday

DUBAI Saudi Arabia, the birthplace of Islam, and most other Gulf Arab states will celebrate the Muslim Eid al-Fitr feast on Sunday to mark the end of the holy fasting month of Ramadan, regional med...

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Islam is a monotheistic and Abrahamic religion articulated by the Qur'an, a book considered by its adherents to be the word of God and by the teachings and normative example (called the Sunnah and composed of Hadith) of Muhammad, considered by them to be the last prophet of God.