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Gaps in Vetting Visas Allowed Saudi Gunman Into U.S. Pilot Training

Gaps in Vetting Visas Allowed Saudi Gunman Into U.S. Pilot Training

Gaps in Vetting Visas Allowed Saudi Gunman Into U.S. Pilot Training Gaps in Vetting Visas Allowed Saudi Gunman Into U.S. Pilot Training Lieutenant Alshamrani’s dream was to learn to fly, family members said. Born in a small farming town in southern Saudi Arabia, he grew up in Al Ahsa, not far from the sprawling Saudi Aramco compound in the eastern …

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F.B.I. Finds Links Between Pensacola Gunman and Al Qaeda

F.B.I. Finds Links Between Pensacola Gunman and Al Qaeda

F.B.I. Finds Links Between Pensacola Gunman and Al Qaeda F.B.I. Finds Links Between Pensacola Gunman and Al Qaeda WASHINGTON — The gunman in last year’s deadly shooting at a military base in Florida was regularly in touch with Al Qaeda for years, including the night before the attack, the country’s top law enforcement officials said on Monday. They also accused …

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Gunman Kills 9 in Lebanon Mountain Town

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BEIRUT, Lebanon — A gunman went on a rampage in a mountain town in Lebanon on Tuesday, killing four Lebanese and five Syrians before fleeing into the surrounding wilderness, Lebanon’s state-run National News Agency said. The suspect was not immediately identified and his motive remained unclear. Lebanon has a long history of civil violence and political assassinations, and many families …

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