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At least 12 killed when Egyptian forces fire on Mexican tour smugglers in the western desert, and in July 2014, gunmen armed with rocket-propelled grenades attacked a border guard post, killing 21 troops.___Associated Press writers Mark Stevenson in Mexico City and Matthew Lee in Washington...
Nation and World
Village seeks to reunite with Russian relatives

...because it is strictly off-limits, patrolled by Russian border guards.Now Soolook and other residents from his tiny village...Diomede are Russian meteorologists and troops staffing a border guard station established on the island in the 1940s.It's...
Saudis foil embassy attack, arrest 93

...reward for information leading to his arrest.IS group members have previously been blamed for an attack on Saudi border guards near Iraq that killed three security personnel in January and a shooting attack on Shiite worshippers in al-Ahsa...
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Bombs shatter houses in Yemen capital, hit near Iran Embassy

...fighting.Saudi Arabia's Interior Ministry said a border guards was killed and two others were wounded from gunfire and mortar fire Sunday night from inside Yemen. The border guards were in the kingdom's southern province of Najran...
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Melting the Ice Curtain, Pt. 2

...dignitaries arrived, the KGB border guards challenged the expedition to a soccer match on the ice. The border guards beat the expedition line, between ranks of KGB border guards and Alaska National Guardsmen...
Hitting the Mark attitude. They make me sit down for hours and they try to change who I am. I call them 'border guards,' and they say they're not border guards, they're 'trained professionals.'" Gallagher was born July 24, 1947 in Fort Bragg, N...
This WeeK
Customs made in Alaska

...11, both agencies have been on alert for terrorists, Harmon said. And U.S. Customs will increase the amount of border guards at all of the U.S. crossing points. He expects to hire five new inspectors in October, he said. "We look at...
This Day in History

...the Allied conquest of Sicily was completed as U.S. and British forces entered Messina. In 1962, East German border guards shot and mortally wounded 18-year-old Peter Fechter, who had attempted to cross the Berlin Wall into the western...
Chamber updated on 2010 Coast Guard operations

...said. He said the rescue efforts are aided by close working relationships with the Alaska National Guard, the Russian Border Guard and state and local law enforcement. Much of the Coast Guard's safety measures directly impact fisheries. There...
Russia, US coast guards meet all week in Juneau

...Guard Rear Adm. Thomas Ostebo, District 17 commander, and Russian Lt. Gen. Rafael Daerbaev, chief of the Northeast Border Guard of the Coast Guard of the Russian Federal Security Service, singed the document of understanding Wednesday in Juneau...


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