Monday 21st June 2021

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    • Pakistani politician Syed Ali Raza Abidi shot dead Pakistani-politician-Syed-Ali-Raza-Abidi-shot-dead

      A senior member of a major Pakistani political party has been shot dead. Syed Ali Raza Abidi, 46, was targeted by attackers outside his home in Karachi on Christmas day, police say. Mr Abidi previously led the secular Muttahida Qaumi Movement-Pakistan (MQM-P), but resigned from the party in September for “personal reasons.” The murder comes after a drive-by shooting which killed two members of the Pak Sarzameen Party (PSP) in Karachi on Sunday. Unidentified gunmen opened fire on Mr Abidi’s car as he arrived home. The assailants fled on a motorbike. Mr Abidi later died in hospital. “It’s hard...

    • Israel raids Ramallah after two soldiers shot dead Israel-raids-Ramallah-after-two-soldiers-shot-dead

      A Palestinian shot dead two Israeli soldiers at a bus stop in the occupied West Bank on Thursday, which sparked army raids in the city of Ramallah during which a Palestinian was killed, the military said. In response, Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu vowed to “legalize” thousands of settlements homes considered unlawfully-built even by Israel. In total six people were killed in the most violent 24 hours to hit the West Bank and Jerusalem in months. The Israeli army said a Palestinian exited his car at a bus stop near the Ofra settlement in the West Bank before opening fire...

    • Snow leopard shot dead at Dudley Zoo after escaping area Snow-leopard-shot-dead-at-Dudley-Zoo-after-escaping-area

          A snow leopard was shot dead after a zookeeper left the enclosure door open and it escaped. Dudley Zoo said eight-year-old Margaash was killed after getting free on 23 October when the zoo had closed and all visitors had left. An investigation found the door to the enclosure was left open at 17:00 BST through “keeper error”. A disciplinary procedure has taken place into those involved and security is being reviewed. Once keepers saw Margaash outside, the zoo said its animal escape procedure was put in place and the firearms team managed the incident. The zoo said...