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Lowell Sun
Army looks to recruit more women, adapt physical testing WASHINGTON (AP) -- Beginning this summer, a visit to a local Army recruiting
Army looks to recruit more women, adapt physical testing
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WASHINGTON (AP) -- Beginning this summer, a visit to a local Army recruiting office will include a new set of gymnastic tests to help determine what military jobs a recruit is physically... Read more
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Otago Daily Times
Russia casts doubt on Syria ceasefire deala Munich conference on Saturday where Russia rejected French charges that it wa
Russia casts doubt on Syria ceasefire deal
Otago Daily Times / Posted 59 minutes ago
a Munich conference on Saturday where Russia rejected French charges that it was bombing civilians, just a day after world powers agreed on the "cessation of hostilities" due to begin in a week's time. US Secretary of State John Kerry reiterated... Read more
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News.com.au
Russia warns of ‘new Cold War’Islamic State militants in Syria. Russia is pressing ahead with its four-month
Russia warns of ‘new Cold War’
News.com.au / Posted an hour ago
Islamic State militants in Syria. Russia is pressing ahead with its four-month-old air campaign in support of President Bashar al-Assad ahead of “a cessation of hostilities” agreed by major powers on Friday. The agreement is due to come into... Read more
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Daily Telegraph
Russia warns of ‘new Cold War’Islamic State militants in Syria. Russia is pressing ahead with its four-month
Russia warns of ‘new Cold War’
Daily Telegraph / Posted an hour ago
Islamic State militants in Syria. Russia is pressing ahead with its four-month-old air campaign in support of President Bashar al-Assad ahead of “a cessation of hostilities” agreed by major powers on Friday. The agreement is due to come into... Read more
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WBNS-10TV Columbus
Army Looks To Recruit More Women, Adapt Physical Testingmore women as drill sergeants and platoon sergeants as recruits go through basi
Army Looks To Recruit More Women, Adapt Physical Testing
WBNS-10TV Columbus / Posted an hour ago
more women as drill sergeants and platoon sergeants as recruits go through basic and advanced training. Defense Secretary Ash Carter in December ordered the military services to allow women to compete for all combat jobs. But he and other military... Read more
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Denver Post
Army looks to recruit more women, adapt physical testingWASHINGTON (AP) — Beginning this summer, a visit to a local Army recruiting off
Army looks to recruit more women, adapt physical testing
Denver Post / Posted 2 hours ago
WASHINGTON (AP) — Beginning this summer, a visit to a local Army recruiting office will include a new set of gymnastic tests to help determine what military jobs a recruit is physically capable of performing. Prospective soldiers will be asked to... Read more
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Ghanaweb.com
UK needs nuclear weapons for 'outsized' world role - USTrident nuclear weapons system if it is to maintain its "outsized" role in worl
UK needs nuclear weapons for 'outsized' world role - US
Ghanaweb.com / Posted 2 hours ago
Trident nuclear weapons system if it is to maintain its "outsized" role in world affairs, U.S. Defence Secretary Ash Carter said in comments published on Saturday. A decision on replacing the ageing fleet of four submarines which carry... Read more
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Adelaide Now
Russia casts doubt on Syria ceasefiresurfaced anew at a Munich conference where Russia rejected French charges it wa
Russia casts doubt on Syria ceasefire
Adelaide Now / Posted 2 hours ago
surfaced anew at a Munich conference where Russia rejected French charges it was bombing civilians, just a day after world powers agreed on the "cessation of hostilities" due to begin in a week's time. US Secretary of State John Kerry on Saturday... Read more
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Herald Sun
Russia warns of ‘new Cold War’Islamic State militants in Syria. Russia is pressing ahead with its four-month
Russia warns of ‘new Cold War’
Herald Sun / Posted 2 hours ago
Islamic State militants in Syria. Russia is pressing ahead with its four-month-old air campaign in support of President Bashar al-Assad ahead of “a cessation of hostilities” agreed by major powers on Friday. The agreement is due to come into... Read more
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Herald Sun
Russia casts doubt on Syria ceasefiresurfaced anew at a Munich conference where Russia rejected French charges it wa
Russia casts doubt on Syria ceasefire
Herald Sun / Posted 2 hours ago
surfaced anew at a Munich conference where Russia rejected French charges it was bombing civilians, just a day after world powers agreed on the "cessation of hostilities" due to begin in a week's time. US Secretary of State John Kerry on Saturday... Read more
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Weekly Times
Russia casts doubt on Syria ceasefiresurfaced anew at a Munich conference where Russia rejected French charges it wa
Russia casts doubt on Syria ceasefire
Weekly Times / Posted 2 hours ago
surfaced anew at a Munich conference where Russia rejected French charges it was bombing civilians, just a day after world powers agreed on the "cessation of hostilities" due to begin in a week's time. US Secretary of State John Kerry on Saturday... Read more
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The Courier Mail
Russia casts doubt on Syria ceasefiresurfaced anew at a Munich conference where Russia rejected French charges it wa
Russia casts doubt on Syria ceasefire
The Courier Mail / Posted 2 hours ago
surfaced anew at a Munich conference where Russia rejected French charges it was bombing civilians, just a day after world powers agreed on the "cessation of hostilities" due to begin in a week's time. US Secretary of State John Kerry on Saturday... Read more
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News.com.au
Russia casts doubt on Syria ceasefiresurfaced anew at a Munich conference where Russia rejected French charges it wa
Russia casts doubt on Syria ceasefire
News.com.au / Posted 3 hours ago
surfaced anew at a Munich conference where Russia rejected French charges it was bombing civilians, just a day after world powers agreed on the "cessation of hostilities" due to begin in a week's time. US Secretary of State John Kerry on Saturday... Read more
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Perth Now
Russia casts doubt on Syria ceasefiresurfaced anew at a Munich conference where Russia rejected French charges it wa
Russia casts doubt on Syria ceasefire
Perth Now / Posted 3 hours ago
surfaced anew at a Munich conference where Russia rejected French charges it was bombing civilians, just a day after world powers agreed on the "cessation of hostilities" due to begin in a week's time. US Secretary of State John Kerry on Saturday... Read more
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Sky News Australia
Russia says Syria ceasefire likely to failsurfaced anew at a Munich conference where Russia rejected French charges it wa
Russia says Syria ceasefire likely to fail
Sky News Australia / Posted 3 hours ago
surfaced anew at a Munich conference where Russia rejected French charges it was bombing civilians, just a day after world powers agreed on the 'cessation of hostilities' due to begin in a week's time. US Secretary of State John Kerry on Saturday... Read more
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Adelaide Now
Russia warns of ‘new Cold War’Islamic State militants in Syria. Russia is pressing ahead with its four-month
Russia warns of ‘new Cold War’
Adelaide Now / Posted 3 hours ago
Islamic State militants in Syria. Russia is pressing ahead with its four-month-old air campaign in support of President Bashar al-Assad ahead of “a cessation of hostilities” agreed by major powers on Friday. The agreement is due to come into... Read more
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The Star
Syrian army edges towards Islamic State bastion, jets hit rebel townsanew at a Munich conference where Russia rejected French charges that it was bo
Syrian army edges towards Islamic State bastion, jets hit rebel towns
The Star / Posted 3 hours ago
anew at a Munich conference where Russia rejected French charges that it was bombing civilians, just a day after world powers agreed on the "cessation of hostilities" due to begin in a week's time. U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry reiterated... Read more
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Deseret News
Army looks to recruit more women, adapt physical testingWASHINGTON — Beginning this summer, a visit to a local Army recruiting office w
Army looks to recruit more women, adapt physical testing
Deseret News / Posted 4 hours ago
WASHINGTON — Beginning this summer, a visit to a local Army recruiting office will include a new set of gymnastic tests to help determine what military jobs a recruit is physically capable of performing. Prospective soldiers will be asked to run,... Read more
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Inside Bay Area
Army looks to recruit more women, adapt physical testingWASHINGTON (AP) -- Beginning this summer, a visit to a local Army recruiting of
Army looks to recruit more women, adapt physical testing
Inside Bay Area / Posted 4 hours ago
WASHINGTON (AP) -- Beginning this summer, a visit to a local Army recruiting office will include a new set of gymnastic tests to help determine what military jobs a recruit is physically capable of performing. Prospective soldiers will be asked to... Read more
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The Mercury News
Army looks to recruit more women, adapt physical testingWASHINGTON (AP) -- Beginning this summer, a visit to a local Army recruiting of
Army looks to recruit more women, adapt physical testing
The Mercury News / Posted 4 hours ago
WASHINGTON (AP) -- Beginning this summer, a visit to a local Army recruiting office will include a new set of gymnastic tests to help determine what military jobs a recruit is physically capable of performing. Prospective soldiers will be asked to... Read more
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Contra Costa Times Newspapers
Army looks to recruit more women, adapt physical testingWASHINGTON (AP) -- Beginning this summer, a visit to a local Army recruiting of
Army looks to recruit more women, adapt physical testing
Contra Costa Times Newspapers / Posted 5 hours ago
WASHINGTON (AP) -- Beginning this summer, a visit to a local Army recruiting office will include a new set of gymnastic tests to help determine what military jobs a recruit is physically capable of performing. Prospective soldiers will be asked to... Read more
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The Star
Syrian army intends to advance into ISIS stronghold of Raqqa provinceearlier reported the army's had advanced to the provincial borders of Raqqa. S
Syrian army intends to advance into ISIS stronghold of Raqqa province
The Star / Posted 5 hours ago
earlier reported the army's had advanced to the provincial borders of Raqqa. Saudi Arabia, which wants Assad gone from power, has said it would be willing to send in troops as part of any U.S.-led ground attack against Islamic State. U.S.... Read more
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Ekklesia
US Defence Secretary admits British nukes are not independentthis argument. They will be disappointed that their friends in the US governmen
US Defence Secretary admits British nukes are not independent
Ekklesia / Posted 5 hours ago
this argument. They will be disappointed that their friends in the US government are not more careful with their wording. Ash Carter, US Defence Secretary, encouraged the British Parliament to renew Trident in an interview with the BBC. He... Read more
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Bluffton Today
Army looks to recruit more women, adapt physical testingWASHINGTON — Beginning this summer, a visit to a local Army recruiting office w
Army looks to recruit more women, adapt physical testing
Bluffton Today / Posted 5 hours ago
WASHINGTON — Beginning this summer, a visit to a local Army recruiting office will include a new set of gymnastic tests to help determine what military jobs a recruit is physically capable of performing. Prospective soldiers will be asked to run,... Read more
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The Monroe Evening News
Army looks to recruit more women, adapt physical testingto help determine what military jobs a recruit is physically capable of perform
Army looks to recruit more women, adapt physical testing
The Monroe Evening News / Posted 6 hours ago
to help determine what military jobs a recruit is physically capable of performing. Posted Feb. 13, 2016 at 10:13 AM WASHINGTON (AP) — Beginning this summer, a visit to a local Army recruiting office will include a new set of gymnastic tests... Read more
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News.com.au
Syria army on brink of ISIS strongholdIslamic State militants in Syria. Russia is pressing ahead with its four-month
Syria army on brink of ISIS stronghold
News.com.au / Posted 6 hours ago
Islamic State militants in Syria. Russia is pressing ahead with its four-month-old air campaign in support of President Bashar al-Assad ahead of “a cessation of hostilities” agreed by major powers on Friday. The agreement is due to come into... Read more
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Boston Herald
Army looks to recruit more women, adapt physical testingWASHINGTON — Beginning this summer, a visit to a local Army recruiting office w
Army looks to recruit more women, adapt physical testing
Boston Herald / Posted 6 hours ago
WASHINGTON — Beginning this summer, a visit to a local Army recruiting office will include a new set of gymnastic tests to help determine what military jobs a recruit is physically capable of performing. Prospective soldiers will be asked to run,... Read more
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The Courier Mail
Syria army on brink of ISIS strongholdIslamic State militants in Syria. Russia is pressing ahead with its four-month
Syria army on brink of ISIS stronghold
The Courier Mail / Posted 6 hours ago
Islamic State militants in Syria. Russia is pressing ahead with its four-month-old air campaign in support of President Bashar al-Assad ahead of “a cessation of hostilities” agreed by major powers on Friday. The agreement is due to come into... Read more
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examiner.com
Come party at the Carnival in Brazilmix of these amazing people. Each year Carnival dates vary a bit but they alway
Come party at the Carnival in Brazil
examiner.com / Posted 6 hours ago
mix of these amazing people. Each year Carnival dates vary a bit but they always start sometime in February and end on Ash Wednesday. The 2006 Carnival begins in February 23 and runs right through to March 1st. The Carnival was first... Read more
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Swissinfo
U.S. Defence Secretary says UK needs nuclear weapons for 'outsized' world roleTrident nuclear weapons system if it is to maintain its "outsized" role in worl
U.S. Defence Secretary says UK needs nuclear weapons for 'outsized' world role
Swissinfo / Posted 6 hours ago
Trident nuclear weapons system if it is to maintain its "outsized" role in world affairs, U.S. Defence Secretary Ash Carter said in comments published on Saturday. A decision on replacing the ageing fleet of four submarines which carry... Read more
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Swissinfo
Russia casts doubt on Syria ceasefire deal as army gains groundShadia Nasralla and Tom Perry MUNICH/BEIRUT (Reuters) - Russia said on Saturda
Russia casts doubt on Syria ceasefire deal as army gains ground
Swissinfo / Posted 6 hours ago
Shadia Nasralla and Tom Perry MUNICH/BEIRUT (Reuters) - Russia said on Saturday a ceasefire deal for Syria agreed by major powers was more likely to fail than succeed, as Syrian government forces backed by further Russian air strikes gained more... Read more
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MLive.com
Army looks to recruit more women, adapt physical testingWASHINGTON (AP) — Beginning this summer, a visit to a local Army recruiting off
Army looks to recruit more women, adapt physical testing
MLive.com / Posted 7 hours ago
WASHINGTON (AP) — Beginning this summer, a visit to a local Army recruiting office will include a new set of gymnastic tests to help determine what military jobs a recruit is physically capable of performing. Prospective soldiers will be asked to... Read more
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The Star
Syrian army edges towards Islamic State bastion, jets hit rebel townsMUNICH/BEIRUT (Reuters) - Russia said on Saturday a ceasefire deal for Syria ag
Syrian army edges towards Islamic State bastion, jets hit rebel towns
The Star / Posted 7 hours ago
MUNICH/BEIRUT (Reuters) - Russia said on Saturday a ceasefire deal for Syria agreed by major powers was more likely to fail than succeed, as Syrian government forces backed by further Russian air strikes gained more ground against rebels near... Read more
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Salon.com
Army looks to recruit more women, adapt physical testingWASHINGTON (AP) — Beginning this summer, a visit to a local Army recruiting off
Army looks to recruit more women, adapt physical testing
Salon.com / Posted 7 hours ago
WASHINGTON (AP) — Beginning this summer, a visit to a local Army recruiting office will include a new set of gymnastic tests to help determine what military jobs a recruit is physically capable of performing. Prospective soldiers will be asked to... Read more
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ABC News
Army Looks to Recruit More Women, Adapt Physical Testingmore women as drill sergeants and platoon sergeants as recruits go through basi
Army Looks to Recruit More Women, Adapt Physical Testing
ABC News / Posted 7 hours ago
more women as drill sergeants and platoon sergeants as recruits go through basic and advanced training. Defense Secretary Ash Carter in December ordered the military services to allow women to compete for all combat jobs. But he and other military... Read more
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Daily Record
US defence secretary urges Britain to keep Trident nuclear defence systemUS Defense Secretary Ash Carter The Ministry of Defence (MoD) estimates that a
US defence secretary urges Britain to keep Trident nuclear defence system
Daily Record / Posted 8 hours ago
US Defense Secretary Ash Carter The Ministry of Defence (MoD) estimates that acquiring four new submarines to carry the Trident deterrent will cost £31 billion over the course of the 20-year procurement programme, with a further £10 billion set... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
US Defence Secretary says UK needs nuclear weapons for 'outsized' world roleTrident nuclear weapons system if it is to maintain its "outsized" role in worl
US Defence Secretary says UK needs nuclear weapons for 'outsized' world role
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 8 hours ago
Trident nuclear weapons system if it is to maintain its "outsized" role in world affairs, U.S. Defence Secretary Ash Carter said in comments published on Saturday. A decision on replacing the ageing fleet of four submarines which carry... Read more
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Canberra Times
Syria advances on Islamic State stronghold as Russia denies bombing civiliansSyria fights government forces in close proximity to insurgents deemed moderate
Syria advances on Islamic State stronghold as Russia denies bombing civilians
Canberra Times / Posted 8 hours ago
Syria fights government forces in close proximity to insurgents deemed moderates by Western states. Helped by Russian air power, the Syrian army and its allies have been pursuing offensives on crucial front lines of western Syria, while also... Read more
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Reuters
U.S. Defence Secretary says UK needs nuclear weapons for 'outsized' world roleU.S. Secretary of Defense Ash Carter gestures during a news conference during a
U.S. Defence Secretary says UK needs nuclear weapons for 'outsized' world role
Reuters / Posted 8 hours ago
U.S. Secretary of Defense Ash Carter gestures during a news conference during a NATO Defence Ministers meeting at the Alliance's headquarters in Brussels, February 11, 2016. LONDON Britain must renew its submarine-borne Trident nuclear weapons... Read more
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Swissinfo
US Defence Secretary says UK needs nuclear weapons for 'outsized' world roleTrident nuclear weapons system if it is to maintain its "outsized" role in worl
US Defence Secretary says UK needs nuclear weapons for 'outsized' world role
Swissinfo / Posted 8 hours ago
Trident nuclear weapons system if it is to maintain its "outsized" role in world affairs, U.S. Defence Secretary Ash Carter said in comments published on Saturday. A decision on replacing the ageing fleet of four submarines which carry... Read more
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Brisbane Times
Syria advances on Islamic State stronghold as Russia denies bombing civiliansSyria fights government forces in close proximity to insurgents deemed moderate
Syria advances on Islamic State stronghold as Russia denies bombing civilians
Brisbane Times / Posted 8 hours ago
Syria fights government forces in close proximity to insurgents deemed moderates by Western states. Helped by Russian air power, the Syrian army and its allies have been pursuing offensives on crucial front lines of western Syria, while also... Read more
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News.com.au
Syrian army edges towards IS bastionIslamic State militants in Syria. Russia is pressing ahead with its four-month
Syrian army edges towards IS bastion
News.com.au / Posted 9 hours ago
Islamic State militants in Syria. Russia is pressing ahead with its four-month-old air campaign in support of President Bashar al-Assad ahead of "a cessation of hostilities" agreed by major powers on Friday. The agreement is due to come into... Read more
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Christian Today
ISIS under pressure as Syrian army edges closerState militants in Syria. Russia is also pressing ahead with its four-month-ol
ISIS under pressure as Syrian army edges closer
Christian Today / Posted 9 hours ago
State militants in Syria. Russia is also pressing ahead with its four-month-old air campaign in support of President Bashar al-Assad ahead of "a cessation of hostilities" agreed by major powers on Friday. The agreement is due to come into... Read more
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Perth Now
Syrian army edges towards IS bastionIslamic State militants in Syria. Russia is pressing ahead with its four-month
Syrian army edges towards IS bastion
Perth Now / Posted 9 hours ago
Islamic State militants in Syria. Russia is pressing ahead with its four-month-old air campaign in support of President Bashar al-Assad ahead of "a cessation of hostilities" agreed by major powers on Friday. The agreement is due to come into... Read more
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WA Today
Syria advances on Islamic State stronghold as Russia denies bombing civiliansSyria fights government forces in close proximity to insurgents deemed moderate
Syria advances on Islamic State stronghold as Russia denies bombing civilians
WA Today / Posted 9 hours ago
Syria fights government forces in close proximity to insurgents deemed moderates by Western states. Helped by Russian air power, the Syrian army and its allies have been pursuing offensives on crucial front lines of western Syria, while also... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
US Defence Secretary says UK needs nuclear weapons for 'outsized' world roleTrident nuclear weapons system if it is to maintain its "outsized" role in worl
US Defence Secretary says UK needs nuclear weapons for 'outsized' world role
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 9 hours ago
Trident nuclear weapons system if it is to maintain its "outsized" role in world affairs, U.S. Defence Secretary Ash Carter said in comments published on Saturday. A decision on replacing the ageing fleet of four submarines which carry... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Syrian army edges towards Islamic State bastion, jets hit rebel townsIslamic State militants in Syria. Russia is pressing ahead with its four-month
Syrian army edges towards Islamic State bastion, jets hit rebel towns
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 9 hours ago
Islamic State militants in Syria. Russia is pressing ahead with its four-month-old air campaign in support of President Bashar al-Assad ahead of "a cessation of hostilities" agreed by major powers on Friday. The agreement is due to come into... Read more
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The Age
Syrian army edges towards Islamic State-held Raqqa as Russian jets hit rebel townschild navigates through rubble and barbed wire in Aleppo this week. Photo: Koms
Syrian army edges towards Islamic State-held Raqqa as Russian jets hit rebel towns
The Age / Posted 9 hours ago
child navigates through rubble and barbed wire in Aleppo this week. Photo: Komsomolskaya Pravda Helped by Russian air power, the Syrian army and its allies have been pursuing offensives on crucial front lines of western Syria, while also... Read more
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The Star
US Defence Secretary says UK needs nuclear weapons for 'outsized' world roleTrident nuclear weapons system if it is to maintain its "outsized" role in worl
US Defence Secretary says UK needs nuclear weapons for 'outsized' world role
The Star / Posted 9 hours ago
Trident nuclear weapons system if it is to maintain its "outsized" role in world affairs, U.S. Defence Secretary Ash Carter said in comments published on Saturday. A decision on replacing the ageing fleet of four submarines which carry... Read more
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Sydney Morning Herald
Syrian army edges towards Islamic State-held Raqqa as Russian jets hit rebel townschild navigates through rubble and barbed wire in Aleppo this week. Photo: Koms
Syrian army edges towards Islamic State-held Raqqa as Russian jets hit rebel towns
Sydney Morning Herald / Posted 9 hours ago
child navigates through rubble and barbed wire in Aleppo this week. Photo: Komsomolskaya Pravda Helped by Russian air power, the Syrian army and its allies have been pursuing offensives on crucial front lines of western Syria, while also... Read more
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