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DW
May Day marchers show support for human rights struggle |Benny Lautenschlager, a software developer, said he supports Germany's Social D
May Day marchers show support for human rights struggle |
DW / Posted 11 hours ago
Benny Lautenschlager, a software developer, said he supports Germany's Social Democratic Party (SPD), and marches every May Day. "All things connected with workers' rights are important, and it's why I'm here today," he told DW during the Bonn May... Read more
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Daily News
May Day messagesPresident The red flag carried with pride by the workers around the world symb
May Day messages
Daily News / Posted yesterday
President The red flag carried with pride by the workers around the world symbolises the centuries old history of the collective victories achieved by them and their unity and solidarity, President Maithripala Sirisena states in a... Read more
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Australian Broadcasting Corporation
Political Identity and the Problem of Democratic Exclusion – Opinion – ABC Religion & EthicsPolitical Identity and the Problem of Democratic ExclusionCharles TaylorABC Rel
Political Identity and the Problem of Democratic Exclusion – Opinion – ABC Religion & Ethics
Australian Broadcasting Corporation / Posted 2 days ago
Political Identity and the Problem of Democratic ExclusionCharles TaylorABC Religion and Ethics 29 Apr 2016 Democracies need strong cohesion around a political identity. This drives the temptation to exclude those who cannot or will not fit easily... Read more
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Breitbart
Shining Nation: The America that Could Be: The Rise of Donald Trump Will Force American Patriots to Think Harder —and a Book from 1912 Could HelpBy way of introduction, we should note that for nearly two centuries, The Econo
Shining Nation: The America that Could Be: The Rise of Donald Trump Will Force American Patriots to Think Harder —and a Book from 1912 Could Help
Breitbart / Posted 3 days ago
By way of introduction, we should note that for nearly two centuries, The Economist has been a stalwart champion of free markets and free trade. And yet, as the article makes clear, today the political viability of both is under siege, threatened by... Read more
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BBC News
France's Le Pen announces far-right bloc of anti-EU MEPs - BBC News Accessibility links BBC navigation Entertainment & Arts Video &
France's Le Pen announces far-right bloc of anti-EU MEPs
BBC News / Posted 4 days ago
- BBC News Accessibility links BBC navigation Entertainment & Arts Video & Audio Also in the News Special Reports The Reporters Have Your Say Latin America France's Le Pen announces... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
U.S. disengagement would be costlyThe economic, political and security strategy that the United States has pursue
U.S. disengagement would be costly
Chicago Tribune / Posted 5 days ago
The economic, political and security strategy that the United States has pursued for more than seven decades, under Democratic and Republican administrations alike, is today widely questioned by large segments of the American public and is under... Read more
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Orange County Register
Turkey's Erdogan chases critics at home and abroad, with nearly 2,000 cases open against dissidentsISTANBUL – Ebru Umar was sleeping in her summer residence on Turkey’s Aegean co
Turkey's Erdogan chases critics at home and abroad, with nearly 2,000 cases open against dissidents
Orange County Register / Posted 5 days ago
ISTANBUL – Ebru Umar was sleeping in her summer residence on Turkey’s Aegean coast when police arrived at her door and took her away for questioning about two of her tweets that were deemed offensive to Turkey’s President Recep Tayyip Erdogan. The... Read more
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Boston Globe
Turkey’s president seeks to silence critics at home and abroadISTANBUL — Ebru Umar was sleeping in her summer residence on Turkey’s Aegean co
Turkey’s president seeks to silence critics at home and abroad
Boston Globe / Posted 5 days ago
ISTANBUL — Ebru Umar was sleeping in her summer residence on Turkey’s Aegean coast when police arrived at her door and took her away for questioning about two of her tweets that were deemed offensive to Turkey’s president, Recep Tayyip Erdogan. The... Read more
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The Wilmington Star-News
Turkey's Erdogan chases critics at home and abroadISTANBUL (AP) � Ebru Umar was sleeping in her summer residence on Turkey's Aege
Turkey's Erdogan chases critics at home and abroad
The Wilmington Star-News / Posted 5 days ago
ISTANBUL (AP) � Ebru Umar was sleeping in her summer residence on Turkey's Aegean coast when police arrived at her door and took her away for questioning about two of her tweets that were deemed offensive to Turkey's President Recep Tayyip... Read more
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Salon.com
Turkey’s Erdogan chases critics at home and abroadISTANBUL (AP) — Ebru Umar was sleeping in her summer residence on Turkey’s Aege
Turkey’s Erdogan chases critics at home and abroad
Salon.com / Posted 5 days ago
ISTANBUL (AP) — Ebru Umar was sleeping in her summer residence on Turkey’s Aegean coast when police arrived at her door and took her away for questioning about two of her tweets that were deemed offensive to Turkey’s President Recep Tayyip... Read more
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DW
Growing concerns over a reporter 'black list' in Turkey |Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan has recently made it very clear that he
Growing concerns over a reporter 'black list' in Turkey |
DW / Posted 5 days ago
Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan has recently made it very clear that he is no fan of satire. And serious journalists aren't faring any better in Turkey. The editor-in-chief and another journalist of the newspaper "Cumhuriyet" are currently on... Read more
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The Hill
A tale of two MaldivesThe Government and the people I serve do not doubt the genuine concern US Senat
A tale of two Maldives
The Hill / Posted 5 days ago
The Government and the people I serve do not doubt the genuine concern US Senate Resolution 392 expresses when it calls for the Maldives to address questions over legal process in my country. Neither can there be doubt as to the sincerity the Prime... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
'Borders Create Misconceptions'The lack of freedom of movement creates as many prejudices in the Global North
'Borders Create Misconceptions'
AllAfrica.com / Posted 6 days ago
The lack of freedom of movement creates as many prejudices in the Global North as in the Global South. Interview with Riadh Ben Ammar The European project of closing down the borders ensures that ever more people migrate to the North due to a lack... Read more
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Salon.com
Europe is a moral wasteland: Countless refugees continue to die while the West turns a blind eyeAfter days of rumored disaster, United Nations officials now estimate that as
Europe is a moral wasteland: Countless refugees continue to die while the West turns a blind eye
Salon.com / Posted 7 days ago
After days of rumored disaster, United Nations officials now estimate that as many as 500 migrants died earlier this month in the Mediterranean after their ship capsized en route from Libya to Italy. Many appear to be Somalis. “The flow consists... Read more
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Zero Hedge
Turkey Blackmails Europe on Visa-Free TravelSubmitted by Soeren Kern via The Gatestone Institute, Turkey has threatened to
Turkey Blackmails Europe on Visa-Free Travel
Zero Hedge / Posted 7 days ago
Submitted by Soeren Kern via The Gatestone Institute, Turkey has threatened to renege on a landmark deal to curb illegal migration to the European Union if the bloc fails to grant visa-free travel to Europe for Turkey's 78 million citizens by the... Read more
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Swissinfo
Anti-immigration politician wants ‘more Switzerland for Germany’Copyright All rights reserved. The content of the website by swissinfo.ch is c
Anti-immigration politician wants ‘more Switzerland for Germany’
Swissinfo / Posted 8 days ago
Copyright All rights reserved. The content of the website by swissinfo.ch is copyrighted. It is intended for private use only. Any other use of the website content beyond the use stipulated above, particularly the distribution, modification,... Read more
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Daily Mail
US President Barack Obama tells Britain to reject cynicismThe gospel according to Obama PART TWO: US President warns Brits not to ‘pull b
US President Barack Obama tells Britain to reject cynicism
Daily Mail / Posted 8 days ago
The gospel according to Obama PART TWO: US President warns Brits not to ‘pull back from the world’ and 'reject cynicism' after controversial Brexit threat The president was speaking at a town hall style event in London He urged young people to... Read more
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World Tribune
2012: Statesideagainst HSBC bank for laundering rogue states’ funds – December 12 Obama defi
2012: Stateside
World Tribune / Posted 9 days ago
against HSBC bank for laundering rogue states’ funds – December 12 Obama defies congressional leaders, OKs delivery of F-16s to Egypt – December 12 Strategy of surrender in the culture wars has failed conservatives here and in UK –... Read more
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World Tribune
2012: Middle East13 Congressman: State Dept. pressure on Bahrain helps Iran, hurts U.S. – Dece
2012: Middle East
World Tribune / Posted 9 days ago
13 Congressman: State Dept. pressure on Bahrain helps Iran, hurts U.S. – December 13 Palestinians jailed for selling land to Jews – December 13 U.S. files felony charges against HSBC bank for laundering rogue states’ funds – December... Read more
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World Tribune
2012: Africa / Europereports infiltration by Al Qaida with Libyan arms – December 14 Meanwhile in
2012: Africa / Europe
World Tribune / Posted 9 days ago
reports infiltration by Al Qaida with Libyan arms – December 14 Meanwhile in Africa: A secret nuclear facility in Algeria and a looming jihadist threat in Mali – December 13 Europe gets the prize: Sixty years of peace, if not prosperity –... Read more
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World Tribune
2013: Middle EastTurkish military – July 16 Al Qaida militia steps up attacks on pro-Western r
2013: Middle East
World Tribune / Posted 9 days ago
Turkish military – July 16 Al Qaida militia steps up attacks on pro-Western rebel forces in Syria – July 15 Top commander among Hizbullah killed in battle for Syrian rebel stronghold – July 15 Egyptian intel: Al Qaida recruiting Gaza... Read more
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WTKR Norfolk
Obama: European Union strengthens BritainPresident Barack Obama on Friday urged British voters to reject the chance to l
Obama: European Union strengthens Britain
WTKR Norfolk / Posted 9 days ago
President Barack Obama on Friday urged British voters to reject the chance to leave the European Union, saying the group magnified the power of the United Kingdom. “Let me be clear, ultimately this is something that the British voters have to decide... Read more
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KXLY-TV Spokane
European Union strengthens BritainPresident Barack Obama on Friday urged British voters to reject the chance to l
European Union strengthens Britain
KXLY-TV Spokane / Posted 9 days ago
President Barack Obama on Friday urged British voters to reject the chance to leave the European Union, saying the group magnified the power of the United Kingdom. "Let me be clear, ultimately this is something that the British voters have to decide... Read more
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KRDO Colorado Springs
Obama: European Union strengthens BritainPresident Barack Obama on Friday urged British voters to reject the chance to l
Obama: European Union strengthens Britain
KRDO Colorado Springs / Posted 9 days ago
President Barack Obama on Friday urged British voters to reject the chance to leave the European Union, saying the group magnified the power of the United Kingdom. "Let me be clear, ultimately this is something that the British voters have to decide... Read more
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KRCR TV Redding
European Union strengthens BritainPresident Barack Obama on Friday urged British voters to reject the chance to l
European Union strengthens Britain
KRCR TV Redding / Posted 9 days ago
President Barack Obama on Friday urged British voters to reject the chance to leave the European Union, saying the group magnified the power of the United Kingdom. "Let me be clear, ultimately this is something that the British voters have to decide... Read more
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News Channel 12 New Bern
Obama: European Union strengthens BritainPresident Barack Obama on Friday urged British voters to reject the chance to l
Obama: European Union strengthens Britain
News Channel 12 New Bern / Posted 9 days ago
President Barack Obama on Friday urged British voters to reject the chance to leave the European Union, saying the group magnified the power of the United Kingdom. "Let me be clear, ultimately this is something that the British voters have to decide... Read more
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22 WSBT South Bend
Obama: European Union strengthens BritainPresident Barack Obama on Friday urged British voters to reject the chance to l
Obama: European Union strengthens Britain
22 WSBT South Bend / Posted 9 days ago
President Barack Obama on Friday urged British voters to reject the chance to leave the European Union, saying the group magnified the power of the United Kingdom. "Let me be clear, ultimately this is something that the British voters have to decide... Read more
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KTXS Abilene
European Union strengthens BritainPresident Barack Obama on Friday urged British voters to reject the chance to l
European Union strengthens Britain
KTXS Abilene / Posted 9 days ago
President Barack Obama on Friday urged British voters to reject the chance to leave the European Union, saying the group magnified the power of the United Kingdom. "Let me be clear, ultimately this is something that the British voters have to decide... Read more
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KECI Missoula
European Union strengthens BritainPresident Barack Obama on Friday urged British voters to reject the chance to l
European Union strengthens Britain
KECI Missoula / Posted 9 days ago
President Barack Obama on Friday urged British voters to reject the chance to leave the European Union, saying the group magnified the power of the United Kingdom. "Let me be clear, ultimately this is something that the British voters have to decide... Read more
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KCBA FOX 35 Salinas
Obama: European Union strengthens BritainPresident Barack Obama on Friday urged British voters to reject the chance to l
Obama: European Union strengthens Britain
KCBA FOX 35 Salinas / Posted 9 days ago
President Barack Obama on Friday urged British voters to reject the chance to leave the European Union, saying the group magnified the power of the United Kingdom. "Let me be clear, ultimately this is something that the British voters have to decide... Read more
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WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey
Obama: European Union strengthens BritainPresident Barack Obama on Friday urged British voters to reject the chance to l
Obama: European Union strengthens Britain
WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey / Posted 9 days ago
President Barack Obama on Friday urged British voters to reject the chance to leave the European Union, saying the group magnified the power of the United Kingdom. "Let me be clear, ultimately this is something that the British voters have to decide... Read more
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4029TV KHBS - KHOG Fort Smith - Fayetteville
European Union strengthens BritainPresident Barack Obama on Friday urged British voters to reject the chance to l
European Union strengthens Britain
4029TV KHBS - KHOG Fort Smith - Fayetteville / Posted 9 days ago
President Barack Obama on Friday urged British voters to reject the chance to leave the European Union, saying the group magnified the power of the United Kingdom. "Let me be clear, ultimately this is something that the British voters have to decide... Read more
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KTVZ Bend
European Union strengthens BritainObama: | Politics - Home Obama: By Kevin Liptak CNN White House Producer W
European Union strengthens Britain
KTVZ Bend / Posted 9 days ago
Obama: | Politics - Home Obama: By Kevin Liptak CNN White House Producer Would you like to continue watching? 12:21 p.m. - President Barack Obama urged voters in the United... Read more
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WCYB 5 Tri-Cities
Obama: European Union strengthens Britain12:21 p.m. - President Barack Obama urged voters in the United Kingdom to remai
Obama: European Union strengthens Britain
WCYB 5 Tri-Cities / Posted 9 days ago
12:21 p.m. - President Barack Obama urged voters in the United Kingdom to remain in the European Union when they hold a referendum in June. "I believe the UK strengthens our collective prosperity through the EU," Obama said alongside British Prime... Read more
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KTUU Anchorage
Obama: European Union strengthens Britain12:21 p.m. - President Barack Obama urged voters in the United Kingdom to remai
Obama: European Union strengthens Britain
KTUU Anchorage / Posted 9 days ago
12:21 p.m. - President Barack Obama urged voters in the United Kingdom to remain in the European Union when they hold a referendum in June. "I believe the UK strengthens our collective prosperity through the EU," Obama said alongside British Prime... Read more
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CNN
Obama: European Union strengthens BritainObama huddled with one of his closest global allies in London on Friday, hoping
Obama: European Union strengthens Britain
CNN / Posted 9 days ago
Obama huddled with one of his closest global allies in London on Friday, hoping to plot an intensification in the war on ISIS as an internal political debate splits his host's nation. Obama's talks with Cameron come as the United Kingdom faces a... Read more
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ABC 7 El Paso
Obama, Cameron confront ISIS amid political furorPresident Barack Obama huddled with one of his closest global allies in London
Obama, Cameron confront ISIS amid political furor
ABC 7 El Paso / Posted 9 days ago
President Barack Obama huddled with one of his closest global allies in London on Friday, hoping to plot an intensification in the war on ISIS as an internal political debate splits his host's nation. Obama's talks with British Prime Minister David... Read more
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heraldscotland
Can Obama win the EU referendum for his pal Dave?06.00 BBC Today headlines Obama appeals to UK to remain in EU … Post-mortem on
Can Obama win the EU referendum for his pal Dave?
heraldscotland / Posted 9 days ago
06.00 BBC Today headlines Obama appeals to UK to remain in EU … Post-mortem on Prince … England’s schools minister scraps spelling test after accidental publication … Oxbridge students to vote on disaffiliating from NUS over new president … Obese... Read more
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iafrica.com
Obama wades in to UK's Brexit debateno time in plunging into Britain's poisonous EU membership debate Friday, argui
Obama wades in to UK's Brexit debate
iafrica.com / Posted 9 days ago
no time in plunging into Britain's poisonous EU membership debate Friday, arguing strongly against a "Brexit" as he kicked off a visit to the UK. Obama went to a traditional bastion of euroscepticism, The Daily Telegraph newspaper, to make the... Read more
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Guardian Unlimited
Barack Obama pleads with UK voters to 'stick together' with rest of EUPresident Barack Obama has made an emotional plea to British voters – as a “fri
Barack Obama pleads with UK voters to 'stick together' with rest of EU
Guardian Unlimited / Posted 9 days ago
President Barack Obama has made an emotional plea to British voters – as a “friend and ally” – to “stick together” with the rest of the European Union, as he arrived in the UK to celebrate the Queen’s 90th birthday. With the result of June’s... Read more
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heraldscotland
It's Boris versus Barack - which one is your money on?06.00 BBC Today headlines Obama appeals to UK to remain in EU … Post-mortem on
It's Boris versus Barack - which one is your money on?
heraldscotland / Posted 9 days ago
06.00 BBC Today headlines Obama appeals to UK to remain in EU … Post-mortem on Prince … England’s schools minister scraps spelling test after accidental publication … Oxbridge students to vote on disaffiliating from NUS over new president … Obese... Read more
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Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news
Obama wades in to UK's Brexit debateno time in plunging into Britain's poisonous EU membership debate Friday, argui
Obama wades in to UK's Brexit debate
Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news / Posted 10 days ago
no time in plunging into Britain's poisonous EU membership debate Friday, arguing strongly against a "Brexit" as he kicked off a visit to the UK. US President Barack Obama (R) embraces Brooke Brown, wife of US ambassador Matthew Barzun (2L), on... Read more
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Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news
Obama in Britain with royal lunch, Brexit on the menuLONDON - US President Barack Obama was set to wade into the poisonous Brexit de
Obama in Britain with royal lunch, Brexit on the menu
Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news / Posted 10 days ago
LONDON - US President Barack Obama was set to wade into the poisonous Brexit debate on Friday and become Queen Elizabeth II's first lunch guest after turning 90. US President Barack Obama flew into Britain to begin what is his fifth and likely final... Read more
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Rappler
Obama in Britain with royal lunch, Brexit on the menuUnited Kingdom – US President Barack Obama was set to wade into the poisonous B
Obama in Britain with royal lunch, Brexit on the menu
Rappler / Posted 10 days ago
United Kingdom – US President Barack Obama was set to wade into the poisonous Brexit debate on Friday, April 22 and become Queen Elizabeth II's first lunch guest after turning 90. Obama flew into Britain late Thursday, April 21 to begin... Read more
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Daily Mirror
Live footage shows Barack Obama landing in UK ahead of talks with CameronMr Obama was due to arrive at Stansted Airport on Air Force One ahead of a two-
Live footage shows Barack Obama landing in UK ahead of talks with Cameron
Daily Mirror / Posted 10 days ago
Mr Obama was due to arrive at Stansted Airport on Air Force One ahead of a two-day trip to the UK with wife Michelle. He will attended a lunch with royals Prince Will and Kate on Friday to mark the 90th birthday of the Queen. The focal point of the... Read more
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Washington Post
A transcript of John Kasich’s interview with The Washington Post editorial boardRepublican presidential candidate John Kasich met with The Washington Post edit
A transcript of John Kasich’s interview with The Washington Post editorial board
Washington Post / Posted 11 days ago
Republican presidential candidate John Kasich met with The Washington Post editorial board on April 20. This is a full audio recording of that conversation. (Adriana Usero) FREDERICK RYAN JR., WASHINGTON POST PUBLISHER: Well, Governor, welcome.... Read more
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Belfast Telegraph
The UK connection: Jihadi chain traces European terror back to 9/11 Ahmed Shah Massoud was killed two days before the 9/11 atrocities (Photo by S
The UK connection: Jihadi chain traces European terror back to 9/11
Belfast Telegraph / Posted 11 days ago
Ahmed Shah Massoud was killed two days before the 9/11 atrocities (Photo by Spencer Platt/Getty Images) Investigations into an international jihadist chain behind the terrorist... Read more
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Manchester Evening News
'Brexit good for Northern Powerhouse'Mayor of London Boris Johnson said Brexit will have a ‘positive impact’ on the
'Brexit good for Northern Powerhouse'
Manchester Evening News / Posted 13 days ago
Mayor of London Boris Johnson said Brexit will have a ‘positive impact’ on the Northern Powerhouse agenda when he launched the Vote Leave battle in Manchester. Addressing a crowd of 300 at the Old Granada Studios, Mr Johnson said Manchester could... Read more
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chroniclelive
Boris Johnson heckled by audience members at Newcastle rallyThe London Mayor accused the Remain campaign of “shamefully scaring voters” by
Boris Johnson heckled by audience members at Newcastle rally
chroniclelive / Posted 15 days ago
The London Mayor accused the Remain campaign of “shamefully scaring voters” by spending £9.3m of taxpayers’ money on a pro-EU leaflet. As he took to the stage at the Centre for Life, Mr Johnson had the start of his speech interrupted by hecklers... Read more
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express
Roaring Boris BURIES pro-EU camp and sets out vision for 'glorious' British futureWATCH: BORIS Johnson tonight buried the dreary and passionless doom-mongering
Roaring Boris BURIES pro-EU camp and sets out vision for 'glorious' British future
express / Posted 16 days ago
WATCH: BORIS Johnson tonight buried the dreary and passionless doom-mongering of the pro-Brussels camp as he countered their endless negativity with a soaring vision... Read more
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