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# Iraq
US pledges help to Iraqi forces in Al-Qaeda battle but insists "it is their fight"
Iraq lost control of Fallujah to Al-Qaeda-linked fighters, a city where US forces repeatedly battled insurgents.
# Islamic Extremists
French troops kill 19 Islamist militants as violence escalates in Mali
The violence comes with Malians due to vote on Sunday in a second round of parliamentary polls.
# Westgate Mall
Co Down-born woman may have taken part in Nairobi attack
Samantha Lewthwaite, who’s originally from Northern Ireland, is the widow of one of the 7/7 bombers. A Kenyan minister said last night that a “British woman” was believed to be among the attackers.