Three prison guards and 29 inmates have been killed in a high-security prison in Tajikistan after convicted Islamic State militants started a riot, the Central Asian nation's Justice Ministry said on Monday.
Rioting prisoners have killed three guards in a high-security facility in Tajikistan which houses people convicted of religious extremism, including Islamic State militants, the Central Asian nation's Justice Ministry said on Monday.
PESHAWAR, Pakistan — Twenty-year-old Sana Tajik managed to convince her parents to allow her to follow her childhood dreams and become a singer — but she realizes the dangers of being a woman, let alone a woman entertainer, in tribal northwest Pakistan. The Pashtun singer grew up in Lower Dir, once a Taliban stronghold of...
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