What Happened on 17 June 2017

Russia Claims to have Killed IS Leader but Iraq and West Remain Skeptical

Russia has claimed that its armed forces may have killed Abu Bakr al-Baghdadi, the chief leader of IS. It says… Read More.

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USS Fitzgerald Crash: Seven Crew Members Missing Off Japan

Seven members of the crew of USS Fitzgerald have gone missing after the ship hit a merchant vessel off the… Read More.

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Helmut Kohl Passes Away

The architect of German unification, former Chancellor, Helmut Kohl passed away on June 16 at the age of 87. He… Read More.

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