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Australian Broadcasting Corporation
Williamtown boss says RAAF 'well positioned' to join US air strikes against IS in Syriahas received a formal request from the US to extend its strikes in Iraq to cove
Williamtown boss says RAAF 'well positioned' to join US air strikes against IS in Syria
Australian Broadcasting Corporation / Posted 51 minutes ago
has received a formal request from the US to extend its strikes in Iraq to cover Syria. (ADF: CPL Chris Moore) The head of Williamtown's RAAF base says the air force is well positioned to join the United States in carrying out air strikes... Read more
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Gawker
Remember Concussion Director Peter Landesman's Sketchy, Unprovable Sex Trafficking Exposé?“We don’t want to give the NFL a toehold to say, ‘They are making it up,’ and d
Remember Concussion Director Peter Landesman's Sketchy, Unprovable Sex Trafficking Exposé?
Gawker / Posted 4 hours ago
“We don’t want to give the NFL a toehold to say, ‘They are making it up,’ and damage the credibility of the movie,” he said. “There were things that might have been creatively fun to have actors say that might not have been accurate in the heads of... Read more
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BBC News
Pressure mounts for political solution in Libyato reach an agreement, with the migrant crisis adding to the clamour for a posi
Pressure mounts for political solution in Libya
BBC News / Posted 14 hours ago
to reach an agreement, with the migrant crisis adding to the clamour for a positive outcome. The envisioned Government of National Accord has been promised unreserved support by some key EU players, including the UK, Italy and... Read more
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DNA Info
Cuomo Criticized For Saying City Needs to Do More to Fight HomelessnessGov. Andrew Cuomo was criticized for saying the administration of Mayor Bill de
Cuomo Criticized For Saying City Needs to Do More to Fight Homelessness
DNA Info / Posted 17 hours ago
Gov. Andrew Cuomo was criticized for saying the administration of Mayor Bill de Blasio needs to do more to fight homelessness. View Full Caption GREENWICH VILLAGE — Homelessness is a major problem in New York City and City Hall should spend more to... Read more
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The Jewish Journal of Greater Los Angeles
What monkeys can teach us about politicsWhenever I find myself in a contentious academic meeting or I see clips of Cong
What monkeys can teach us about politics
The Jewish Journal of Greater Los Angeles / Posted 21 hours ago
Whenever I find myself in a contentious academic meeting or I see clips of Congress trying to pass (or kill) a bill, I am reminded of capuchin monkeys. Don’t get me wrong –I respect my colleagues, and don’t consider politicians to be sub-human. It’s... Read more
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Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news
Ukraine ceasefire undermined, EU extends sanctionssanctions against individuals deemed responsible for the conflict. Ukrainian s
Ukraine ceasefire undermined, EU extends sanctions
Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news / Posted yesterday
sanctions against individuals deemed responsible for the conflict. Ukrainian servicemen pay their respects to a member of the National Guard killed in clashes in Kiev during his funeral on September 2, 2015 A Western-brokered ceasefire agreed... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Ukraine ceasefire undermined, EU extends sanctionslast week agreed to seek to end ceasefire violations from Tuesday as children b
Ukraine ceasefire undermined, EU extends sanctions
Channel NewsAsia / Posted yesterday
last week agreed to seek to end ceasefire violations from Tuesday as children began school term. But after several days of a relative lull in the war-ravaged industrial east, a group of civilians and law enforcement officials were caught in an... Read more
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thebee
US Begins Drone Campaign Targeting IS Leadersforces have begun a secret campaign to hunt Islamic State terror suspects in Sy
US Begins Drone Campaign Targeting IS Leaders
thebee / Posted yesterday
forces have begun a secret campaign to hunt Islamic State terror suspects in Syria, according to a report. US defence officials have said drones flown as part of the campaign are responsible for recent strikes against senior IS figures. Among... Read more
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The Wilmington Star-News
End of World War II brought uncertain futureFleet Admiral Chester W. Nimitz signs the Instrument of Surrender as United Sta
End of World War II brought uncertain future
The Wilmington Star-News / Posted yesterday
Fleet Admiral Chester W. Nimitz signs the Instrument of Surrender as United States representative aboard USS Missouri on Sept. 2, 1945. Standing...StarNewsOnline.comSeptember 1, 2015 8:10 AM

To end World War II, Japan surrendered twice. The... Read more

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Ghanaweb.com
The true nature and intentions of ISIL or ISISFeature Article of Tuesday, 1 September 2015 The ISIL also known as ISIS is an
The true nature and intentions of ISIL or ISIS
Ghanaweb.com / Posted yesterday
Feature Article of Tuesday, 1 September 2015 The ISIL also known as ISIS is an organization formed out of existing extremist organizations in Syria and Iraq and later expanded to other parts of the world. From 2014 it has done a lot of damage to... Read more
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Business Wire
Kubota Donates L-Series Tractor at Farm Progress Show to Iowa Farmer Veteran in ‘Geared to Give’ ProgramWIRE)--From the Farm Progress Show in Decatur, Illinois, Kubota Tractor Corpora
Kubota Donates L-Series Tractor at Farm Progress Show to Iowa Farmer Veteran in ‘Geared to Give’ Program
Business Wire / Posted yesterday
WIRE)--From the Farm Progress Show in Decatur, Illinois, Kubota Tractor Corporation today announced its second recipient of a donated Kubota L-Series compact tractor in the “Geared To Give” program, a joint effort in partnership with the Farmer... Read more
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The Wilmington Star-News
End of WWII brought uncertain futureFleet Admiral Chester W. Nimitz signs the Instrument of Surrender as United Sta
End of WWII brought uncertain future
The Wilmington Star-News / Posted 2 days ago
Fleet Admiral Chester W. Nimitz signs the Instrument of Surrender as United States representative aboard USS Missouri on Sept. 2, 1945. Standing...StarNewsOnline.comSeptember 1, 2015 8:10 AM

To end World War II, Japan surrendered twice. The... Read more

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Channel NewsAsia
Afghan forces regain control of a symbolic district in southLASHKAR GAH, Afghanistan: Afghan government forces, backed by U.S. air strikes,
Afghan forces regain control of a symbolic district in south
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 2 days ago
LASHKAR GAH, Afghanistan: Afghan government forces, backed by U.S. air strikes, have regained control of a key district in volatile Helmand province after days of fierce fighting with Taliban insurgents, provincial officials said on Sunday. The fall... Read more
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The Star
Afghan forces regain control of a symbolic district in southLASHKAR GAH, Afghanistan (Reuters) - Afghan government forces, backed by U.S. a
Afghan forces regain control of a symbolic district in south
The Star / Posted 2 days ago
LASHKAR GAH, Afghanistan (Reuters) - Afghan government forces, backed by U.S. air strikes, have regained control of a key district in volatile Helmand province after days of fierce fighting with Taliban insurgents, provincial officials said on... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
CSOs Hail NAFDAC on New Fake Drug Detection Servicefor its on the spot fake drug detection mechanism. The service called, TRUSCAN
CSOs Hail NAFDAC on New Fake Drug Detection Service
AllAfrica.com / Posted 2 days ago
for its on the spot fake drug detection mechanism. The service called, TRUSCAN enables consumers to determine authenticity of drug purchased right from the store before consuming it. The coalition of civil societies under the aegis of Civil... Read more
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express
Thieving free-for-all? Police warn they won't respond to shoplifting as cuts bitePolice officers were kept busy at Notting Hill Carnival At least one force, Su
Thieving free-for-all? Police warn they won't respond to shoplifting as cuts bite
express / Posted 2 days ago
Police officers were kept busy at Notting Hill Carnival At least one force, Sussex, is warning that if further cuts go ahead officers will not respond to looters targeting shops and business premises - sparking a free-for-all for the thieves. At... Read more
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The New Age
Erdogan's gamble may not solve Turkey poll impasseLess than five months after the last legislative elections, Turks on November 1
Erdogan's gamble may not solve Turkey poll impasse
The New Age / Posted 2 days ago
Less than five months after the last legislative elections, Turks on November 1 will vote again in one of the biggest gambles of President Recep Tayyip Erdogan's political career. But the outcome of the snap election, analysts say, risks being... Read more
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KCEN-TV
III Corps Cases Colors for Kuwait Deployment(FORT HOOD) — In a well-deserved sendoff Monday, the colors of Fort Hood's Phan
III Corps Cases Colors for Kuwait Deployment
KCEN-TV / Posted 2 days ago
(FORT HOOD) — In a well-deserved sendoff Monday, the colors of Fort Hood's Phantom Warriors were cased, as they embark on yet another combat deployment. III Corps and Fort Hood Commander Lt. Gen. Sean MacFarland will lead them into action for the... Read more
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The New Yorker
What’s New About Bill Bratton’s N.Y.P.D.?Of broken-windows policing, Bratton said, “I rely on what my eyes show me.”Cred
What’s New About Bill Bratton’s N.Y.P.D.?
The New Yorker / Posted 2 days ago
Of broken-windows policing, Bratton said, “I rely on what my eyes show me.”Credit Photograph by Pari Dukovic for The New Yorker On a bitterly cold night in February, William Bratton, New York City’s police commissioner, joined several hundred... Read more
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Zero Hedge
Unusually Massive Protests Erupt in Japan Against Forthcoming "War Legislation"the current Japanese government, led by the demonstrably insane and incompetent
Unusually Massive Protests Erupt in Japan Against Forthcoming "War Legislation"
Zero Hedge / Posted 2 days ago
the current Japanese government, led by the demonstrably insane and incompetent Prime Minister Shinzo Abe, wants to get rid of it. This story is very important. Not only will this action increase the likelihood of World War III in the Far East, but... Read more
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The Hindu
Keeping Mullah Omar's death secret a military decision: TalibanKey Taliban members decided to keep the death of their leader a secret for more
Keeping Mullah Omar's death secret a military decision: Taliban
The Hindu / Posted 2 days ago
Key Taliban members decided to keep the death of their leader a secret for more than two years because the war in Afghanistan was entering a critical phase and most foreign troops were preparing to withdraw at the time, the group said on... Read more
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Washington Post
At the school year begins, it’s time to think about vaccination policiesA pediatrician holds a dose of the measles-mumps-rubella (MMR) vaccine at his p
At the school year begins, it’s time to think about vaccination policies
Washington Post / Posted 2 days ago
A pediatrician holds a dose of the measles-mumps-rubella (MMR) vaccine at his practice in Northridge, Calif. (Damian Dovarganes/AP) As kids start a new academic year, some won’t have had their recommended vaccines because their parents have claimed... Read more
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iol.co.za
Taliban leader’s death ‘had to be secret’REUTERSMullah Omar of Afghanistan's Taliban regime is shown in this undated US
Taliban leader’s death ‘had to be secret’
iol.co.za / Posted 2 days ago
REUTERSMullah Omar of Afghanistan's Taliban regime is shown in this undated US National Counterterrorism Centre image. Picture: National Counterterrorism Center/Handout via Reuters Kabul - Key Taliban members decided to keep the death of their... Read more
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The Daily Jeffersonian
Mothers, students join Japan's protests over security billschildren's hands stood in the sprinkling rain, some carrying anti-war placards,
Mothers, students join Japan's protests over security bills
The Daily Jeffersonian / Posted 3 days ago
children's hands stood in the sprinkling rain, some carrying anti-war placards, while students chanted slogans to the beat of a drum against Prime Minister Shinzo Abe and his defense policies. Japan is seeing new faces join the ranks of protesters... Read more
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The Tonganoxie Mirror
Leavenworth County liquor store allegedly sells to undercover 19-year-oldliquor store allegedly sold liquor to a minor during an undercover operation co
Leavenworth County liquor store allegedly sells to undercover 19-year-old
The Tonganoxie Mirror / Posted 3 days ago
liquor store allegedly sold liquor to a minor during an undercover operation conducted by the Leavenworth County Sheriff’s Office and Alcohol Beverage Control. Between 2 and 4 p.m. Wednesday, Aug. 26, the Sheriff’s Office and ABC sent a... Read more
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Basehor Sentinel
Leavenworth County liquor store allegedly sells to undercover 19-year-oldliquor store allegedly sold liquor to a minor during an undercover operation co
Leavenworth County liquor store allegedly sells to undercover 19-year-old
Basehor Sentinel / Posted 3 days ago
liquor store allegedly sold liquor to a minor during an undercover operation conducted by the Leavenworth County Sheriff’s Office and Alcohol Beverage Control. Between 2 and 4 p.m. Wednesday, Aug. 26, the Sheriff’s Office and ABC sent a... Read more
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San Jose Mercury News
Mothers, students join Japan's protests over bills to expand country's military rolechildren's hands stood in the sprinkling rain, some carrying anti-war placards,
Mothers, students join Japan's protests over bills to expand country's military role
San Jose Mercury News / Posted 3 days ago
children's hands stood in the sprinkling rain, some carrying anti-war placards, while students chanted slogans to the beat of a drum against Prime Minister Shinzo Abe and his defense policies. Japan is seeing new faces join the ranks of protesters... Read more
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The Star
Taliban say keeping leader's death secret was a military decisionKABUL (Reuters) - Key Taliban members decided to keep the death of their leader
Taliban say keeping leader's death secret was a military decision
The Star / Posted 3 days ago
KABUL (Reuters) - Key Taliban members decided to keep the death of their leader a secret for more than two years because the war in Afghanistan was entering a critical phase and most foreign troops were preparing to withdraw at the time, the group... Read more
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Daily Mirror
Ukrainian police and national guard hurt in grenade blast in Kievsoldier was shot dead and more than 150 people were injured by a grenade thrown
Ukrainian police and national guard hurt in grenade blast in Kiev
Daily Mirror / Posted 3 days ago
soldier was shot dead and more than 150 people were injured by a grenade thrown at cops during a riot in Ukraine. A total of 100 police and 50 members of the national guard were injured when the explosive was thrown by someone in the furious mob... Read more
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Reuters
Taliban say keeping leader's death secret was a military decisionKABUL Key Taliban members decided to keep the death of their leader a secret fo
Taliban say keeping leader's death secret was a military decision
Reuters / Posted 3 days ago
KABUL Key Taliban members decided to keep the death of their leader a secret for more than two years because the war in Afghanistan was entering a critical phase and most foreign troops were preparing to withdraw at the time, the group said on... Read more
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Bangor Daily News
Secrecy around Taliban leader’s death a military decisionKABUL, Afghanistan — Key Taliban members decided to keep the death of their lea
Secrecy around Taliban leader’s death a military decision
Bangor Daily News / Posted 3 days ago
KABUL, Afghanistan — Key Taliban members decided to keep the death of their leader a secret for more than two years because the war in Afghanistan was entering a critical phase and most foreign troops were preparing to withdraw at the time, the group... Read more
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The Manila Times
Europe urged to strike at ISAustralia on Monday urged more European nations to begin air strikes against Is
Europe urged to strike at IS
The Manila Times / Posted 3 days ago
Australia on Monday urged more European nations to begin air strikes against Islamic State group in Syria and Iraq as a way of tackling the escalating refugee crisis gripping the continent. Foreign Minister Julie Bishop said jihadists were... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
Moms, students protest Japanese war-policy billsup anti-war placards, while students chanted slogans against Prime Minister Shi
Moms, students protest Japanese war-policy bills
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 3 days ago
up anti-war placards, while students chanted slogans against Prime Minister Shinzo Abe and his defense policies to the beat of a drum. Japan is seeing new faces join the ranks of protesters typically made up of labor union members and graying... Read more
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The Nashua Telegraph
Nashua rallies for a response to the heroin epidemicNASHUA - It wasn't too long ago that Joseph Yancy lived each day in the throes
Nashua rallies for a response to the heroin epidemic
The Nashua Telegraph / Posted 3 days ago
NASHUA - It wasn't too long ago that Joseph Yancy lived each day in the throes of drug addition, never sure whether he'd see another year, another week, or even the next day. The "enemy" - in this case, cocaine, ecstacy, and eventually heroin - had... Read more
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Kiama Independent
Islamic State fight: Philip Ruddock blasts lack of US, European leadership on SyriaLiberal Party elder statesman Philip Ruddock has gone further than any Coalitio
Islamic State fight: Philip Ruddock blasts lack of US, European leadership on Syria
Kiama Independent / Posted 3 days ago
Liberal Party elder statesman Philip Ruddock has gone further than any Coalition figure in blasting the "absent" leadership of the United States and Europe on the bloody turmoil in Syria. Liberal Party elder statesman Philip Ruddock has gone further... Read more
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Manning River Times
Islamic State fight: Philip Ruddock blasts lack of US, European leadership on SyriaLiberal Party elder statesman Philip Ruddock has gone further than any Coalitio
Islamic State fight: Philip Ruddock blasts lack of US, European leadership on Syria
Manning River Times / Posted 3 days ago
Liberal Party elder statesman Philip Ruddock has gone further than any Coalition figure in blasting the "absent" leadership of the United States and Europe on the bloody turmoil in Syria. Liberal Party elder statesman Philip Ruddock has gone further... Read more
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Goondiwindi Argus
Islamic State fight: Philip Ruddock blasts lack of US, European leadership on SyriaLiberal Party elder statesman Philip Ruddock has gone further than any Coalitio
Islamic State fight: Philip Ruddock blasts lack of US, European leadership on Syria
Goondiwindi Argus / Posted 3 days ago
Liberal Party elder statesman Philip Ruddock has gone further than any Coalition figure in blasting the "absent" leadership of the United States and Europe on the bloody turmoil in Syria. Liberal Party elder statesman Philip Ruddock has gone further... Read more
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The North West Star
Islamic State fight: Philip Ruddock blasts lack of US, European leadership on SyriaLiberal Party elder statesman Philip Ruddock has gone further than any Coalitio
Islamic State fight: Philip Ruddock blasts lack of US, European leadership on Syria
The North West Star / Posted 3 days ago
Liberal Party elder statesman Philip Ruddock has gone further than any Coalition figure in blasting the "absent" leadership of the United States and Europe on the bloody turmoil in Syria. Liberal Party elder statesman Philip Ruddock has gone further... Read more
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The China Post
Australia urges more European nations to join IS air strikesAustralia on Monday urged more European nations to begin air strikes against Is
Australia urges more European nations to join IS air strikes
The China Post / Posted 3 days ago
Australia on Monday urged more European nations to begin air strikes against Islamic State group in Syria and Iraq as a way of tackling the escalating refugee crisis gripping the continent. Foreign Minister Julie Bishop said jihadists were... Read more
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Sky News Australia
Mothers, students join Japan protestsstudents against Japan's Prime Minister Shinzo Abe and his defence policies. J
Mothers, students join Japan protests
Sky News Australia / Posted 3 days ago
students against Japan's Prime Minister Shinzo Abe and his defence policies. Japan is seeing new faces join the ranks of protesters typically made up of labor union members and graying leftist activists. Tens of thousands filled the streets... Read more
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Lake Placid News
Mothers, students join Japan's protests over security billschildren's hands stood in the sprinkling rain, holding up anti-war placards, wh
Mothers, students join Japan's protests over security bills
Lake Placid News / Posted 3 days ago
children's hands stood in the sprinkling rain, holding up anti-war placards, while students chanted slogans to the beat of a drum against Prime Minister Shinzo Abe and his defense policies. Japan is seeing new faces join the ranks of protesters... Read more
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Weekly Times
Mothers, students join Japan protestsstudents against Japan's Prime Minister Shinzo Abe and his defence policies. J
Mothers, students join Japan protests
Weekly Times / Posted 3 days ago
students against Japan's Prime Minister Shinzo Abe and his defence policies. JAPAN is seeing new faces join the ranks of protesters typically made up of labor union members and graying leftist activists. "No to war legislation!" "Scrap the... Read more
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News.com.au
Mothers, students join Japan protestsstudents against Japan's Prime Minister Shinzo Abe and his defence policies. J
Mothers, students join Japan protests
News.com.au / Posted 3 days ago
students against Japan's Prime Minister Shinzo Abe and his defence policies. JAPAN is seeing new faces join the ranks of protesters typically made up of labor union members and graying leftist activists. Tens of thousands filled the streets... Read more
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Parkersburg News and Sentinel
Mothers, students join Japan's protests over security billschildren's hands stood in the sprinkling rain, holding up anti-war placards, wh
Mothers, students join Japan's protests over security bills
Parkersburg News and Sentinel / Posted 3 days ago
children's hands stood in the sprinkling rain, holding up anti-war placards, while students chanted slogans to the beat of a drum against Prime Minister Shinzo Abe and his defense policies. Japan is seeing new faces join the ranks of protesters... Read more
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Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news
Australia urges more European nations to join IS air strikesAustralia on Monday urged more European nations to begin air strikes against Is
Australia urges more European nations to join IS air strikes
Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news / Posted 3 days ago
Australia on Monday urged more European nations to begin air strikes against Islamic State group in Syria and Iraq as a way of tackling the escalating refugee crisis gripping the continent. Over 40 percent of the people currently seeking asylum in... Read more
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The Manila Times
Australia urges more European nations to join IS air strikesAustralia on Monday urged more European nations to begin air strikes against Is
Australia urges more European nations to join IS air strikes
The Manila Times / Posted 3 days ago
Australia on Monday urged more European nations to begin air strikes against Islamic State group in Syria and Iraq as a way of tackling the escalating refugee crisis gripping the continent. Foreign Minister Julie Bishop said jihadists were... Read more
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New Jersey Herald
Mothers, students join Japan's protests over security billschildren's hands stood in the sprinkling rain, holding up anti-war placards, wh
Mothers, students join Japan's protests over security bills
New Jersey Herald / Posted 3 days ago
children's hands stood in the sprinkling rain, holding up anti-war placards, while students chanted slogans to the beat of a drum against Prime Minister Shinzo Abe and his defense policies. Japan is seeing new faces join the ranks of protesters... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Australia urges more European nations to join Islamic State air strikeson Monday (Aug 31) urged more European nations to begin air strikes against Isl
Australia urges more European nations to join Islamic State air strikes
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 3 days ago
on Monday (Aug 31) urged more European nations to begin air strikes against Islamic State group in Syria and Iraq as a way of tackling the escalating refugee crisis gripping the continent. Foreign Minister Julie Bishop said militants were... Read more
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Japan Today
120,000 protest against security bills outside Diet ‹ Japan Todayup anti-war placards, while students chanted slogans against Prime Minister Shi
120,000 protest against security bills outside Diet ‹ Japan Today
Japan Today / Posted 3 days ago
up anti-war placards, while students chanted slogans against Prime Minister Shinzo Abe and his defense policies to the beat of a drum. Japan is seeing new faces join the ranks of protesters typically made up of labor union members and graying... Read more
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The Wilmington Star-News
Yemen factions gear up for key battle over central provincekey battle in a central province, where victory could allow pro-government forc
Yemen factions gear up for key battle over central province
The Wilmington Star-News / Posted 3 days ago
key battle in a central province, where victory could allow pro-government forces to move rapidly north into the heartland of the country's Shiite rebels. Security officials from both sides said the focus was now on Marib, an oil-rich province... Read more
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