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Also killed was one of the Islamists who organized the terrorist attack on Turkey’s Atatürk Airport in Turkey. “47 people were killed and about 250 were injured as a result of blast.”Source




Yahoo News:

Gunmen holed up in a residential building in Tbilisi on Wednesday killed a soldier during a counter-terrorist operation that rocked the Black Sea nation’s capital, doctors said.

The special task force soldier, whose gunshot “wounds were fatal, died,” Tbilisi’s Ingorokva hospital said in a statement.

Rustavi-2 television station reported that two more troops were hospitalised with gunshot wounds.

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53° N
22.3° E
67.3° E
30.5° N

 

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Georgia (GE) is estimated to have a population of 3.7 million with a growth rate during 2010-2015 of -1.2% pa.
At the same rate of change, in five years' time its population will decrease by 0.2 million.