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US calls back embassy staff in Baghdad as tensions with Iran escalate

BAGHDAD: The US ordered all non-emergency staff to leave its embassy in Baghdad and consulate in Arbil, citing intelligence on a “imminent” threat from Iraqi militias with close links to Iran. The evacuation order came 10 days after President Donald Trump ordered the movement of an aircraft carrier task force ...

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India’s only aircraft carrier catches fire, naval commander dies

KARWAR, Karnataka: A naval officer died in a fire broke out at the India’s only aircraft carrier ‘INS Vikramaditya‘ at Karwar harbour in Karnataka state. Lieutenant Commander DS Chauhan was reportedly lost life in the incident, NDTV reported quoting Indian Navy’s statement. According to the reports, Chauhan lost consciousness due ...

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