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Wednesday Evening Brief, June 7

Jun 7, 2017 , , ,
Wednesday evening brief Jun 7 2017
Good evening!
Here’s everything that transpired during the course of the day…
Gunmen and suicide bombers attacked Iran’s parliament and shrine of Ayatollah Khomeini. The attacks killed at least 12 people, wounding dozens and igniting an hours-long siege at the legislature that ended with four attackers dead. The Islamic State group claimed the attacks, marking the first time the Sunni extremists have taken responsibility for an assault in Shiite-majority Iran. The militants are at war with Iranian-backed forces in Syria and Iraq, and view Shiites as apostates.
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Debris from a missing Myanmar military plane carrying more than 100 people was found in the Andaman Sea. Four naval ships and two air force planes were sent to search for the plane, which was flying between the southern city of Myeik and Yangon at more than 18,000 feet when it went missing. The office said 90 passengers — servicemen from Myeik air force command and family members — were on board as well as 14 crew members. Myanmar’s military fleet has a chequered recent history of plane crashes.
Thousands of farmers in Madhya Pradesh indulged in arson and violence today. More than a dozen policemen were injured, one critically, as the farmers torched warehouse, shops and vehicles in Pipliamandi area of Mandsaur, the ground zero of the protest where five people were killed yesterday after firing to curb violence. The violence started in morning after funeral processions of the deceased farmers were taken out and last rites performed.
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Army foiled an another infiltration bid in Kashmir and killed 3 terrorists. The infiltration bid was foiled in Machil sector of north Kashmir’s Kupwara district. Troops engaged the heavily-armed terrorist who tried to escape taking advantage of the thick forest cover. Three terrorists, yet to be unidentified, were killed and weapons recovered. Search operations to track down other members of the group were going on, Army spokesperson said.
The election for the next President of India, if required, will be held on July 17. Addressing a press conference today, Chief Election Commissioner Naseem Zaidi announced that the last date for nomination is June 28 and the counting will be held on July 20. A notification on the same would be issued on June 14, Zaidi added. President Pranab Mukhereje’s term expires on July 24.
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