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Fiji says Syrian rebels want compensation, removal from terror list Monday, 1 Sep 2014

EIN ZIVAN Golan Heights/SYDNEY (Reuters) - Islamist fighters who seized dozens of Fijian soldiers serving as U.N. peacekeepers on the Golan Heights last week are demanding that their group be removed from a global terrorism list and that compensation be paid for members killed in fighting, the head of Fiji's army said on Tuesday.  Full Article

 
U.S. forces carry out operation against al-Shabaab in Somalia Monday, 1 Sep 2014 

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - U.S. military forces carried out an operation on Monday against al Shabaab militants in Somalia, a U.S. Department of Defense spokesman said.  Full Article  

Tunisian deputy survives assassination attempt Monday, 1 Sep 2014 

TUNIS (Reuters) - A deputy in Tunisia's transitional parliament survived an assassination attempt in the city of Kasserine, near the Algerian border, where security forces have been hunting Islamist militants for months.  Full Article