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    News Turkish military declares martial law

    As military units patrolled the streets and seized key bridges, the Turkish military declared martial law Friday and said in a statement read out on Turkish television that it had "fully seized control" of the country...
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    News Israeli military starts ground operation in Gaza

    Israeli prime minister Benjamin Netanyahu has ordered the military to start a ground operation in Gaza, his office has announced. "The prime minister and defence minister have instructed the IDF to begin a ground operation tonight in order to hit the terror tunnels from Gaza into Israel," the...
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    News Mexican military chopper flies into US, shoots at border guards

    A Mexican law enforcement helicopter crossed into the United States early Thursday and fired on two US Border Patrol agents. Andy Adame, a spokesperson for US Border Patrol, said in a statement issued soon afterward that the incident had indeed occurred and that the two government agents...