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Australian Broadcasting Corporation
Europe ponders stricter rail security after foiled train attackEuropean Union considers stricter rail security after foiled jihadist train att
Europe ponders stricter rail security after foiled train attack
Australian Broadcasting Corporation / Posted 2 days ago
European Union considers stricter rail security after foiled jihadist train attack Photo: French Interior Minister Bernard Cazeneuve at a news conference after the foiled attack on a Amsterdam to Paris high-speed train. (Reuters/Regis... Read more
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Independent
Police fear mother with four children ‘heading to Syria’ to join IsisMeanwhile, a counter-terrorism expert has said that such cases will “continue f
Police fear mother with four children ‘heading to Syria’ to join Isis
Independent / Posted 2 days ago
Meanwhile, a counter-terrorism expert has said that such cases will “continue for a long time” unless Islamic State (ISIS) is shown to be a failure. It was reported that Zahera Tariq, 33, and her four children, Muhammad, 12, Amaar, 11, Safiyyah,... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Europe ministers call for more train patrols, named tickets after France attackPARIS: European ministers called on Saturday (Aug 29) for more multinational pa
Europe ministers call for more train patrols, named tickets after France attack
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 2 days ago
PARIS: European ministers called on Saturday (Aug 29) for more multinational patrols and tickets marked with passengers' names on major continental trains in the wake of last week's foiled extremist attack. The group of ministers meeting in Paris... Read more
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The New Age
Europe ministers call for more train patrols, named tickets after France attackEuropean ministers called on Saturday for more multinational patrols and ticket
Europe ministers call for more train patrols, named tickets after France attack
The New Age / Posted 2 days ago
European ministers called on Saturday for more multinational patrols and tickets marked with passengers' names on major continental trains in the wake of last week's foiled jihadist attack. The group of ministers meeting in Paris also called for... Read more
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Eu Business
Europe ministers call for more train patrols, named tickets after France attack — EU(PARIS) - European ministers called on Saturday for more multinational patrols
Europe ministers call for more train patrols, named tickets after France attack — EU
Eu Business / Posted 2 days ago
(PARIS) - European ministers called on Saturday for more multinational patrols and tickets marked with passengers' names on major continental trains in the wake of last week's foiled jihadist attack. The group of ministers meeting in Paris also... Read more
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Eu Business
Europe ministers call for more train patrols, named tickets after France attack — EU(PARIS) - European ministers called on Saturday for more multinational patrols
Europe ministers call for more train patrols, named tickets after France attack — EU
Eu Business / Posted 2 days ago
(PARIS) - European ministers called on Saturday for more multinational patrols and tickets marked with passengers' names on major continental trains in the wake of last week's foiled jihadist attack. The group of ministers meeting in Paris also... Read more
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Northern Echo
Menwith Hill 'still a target' say campaigners, despite drone strike killing Isis leaderThe strike is thought to have targeted Hussain - who married British ex-punk ro
Menwith Hill 'still a target' say campaigners, despite drone strike killing Isis leader
Northern Echo / Posted 2 days ago
The strike is thought to have targeted Hussain - who married British ex-punk rock singer Sally Jones following an online romance last year - while he was travelling in a vehicle in Syria. Hussain's activities have made him a key target for the US... Read more
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Daily Telegraph
Andy Burnham tells David Cameron to accept quotas of Calais migrants to help with his EU renegotiation“If we want to have ideas about protecting wages or migrants accessing social h
Andy Burnham tells David Cameron to accept quotas of Calais migrants to help with his EU renegotiation
Daily Telegraph / Posted 2 days ago
“If we want to have ideas about protecting wages or migrants accessing social housing, more financial support for communities affected by migration. If we play our part responsibly on the migrant crisis then we would [be more likely to get those... Read more
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Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news
EU ministers to talk security in Paris after train attackPARIS - European ministers gathered in Paris on Saturday to discuss beefing up
EU ministers to talk security in Paris after train attack
Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news / Posted 2 days ago
PARIS - European ministers gathered in Paris on Saturday to discuss beefing up security on public transport following last week's foiled jihadist attack on a high-speed train. French police stand guard along the platform next to a Thalys train of... Read more
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Eu Business
EU ministers to talk security in Paris after train attack — EU(PARIS) - European ministers gathered in Paris on Saturday to discuss beefing u
EU ministers to talk security in Paris after train attack — EU
Eu Business / Posted 2 days ago
(PARIS) - European ministers gathered in Paris on Saturday to discuss beefing up security on public transport following last week's foiled jihadist attack on a high-speed train. Prosecutors have charged 25-year-old Moroccan Ayoub El Khazzani over... Read more
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Independent
Spain accused of 'provocation' after Russian submarine refuels off GibraltarSecurity sources now fear that the state-of-the-art Novorossiysk, which passed
Spain accused of 'provocation' after Russian submarine refuels off Gibraltar
Independent / Posted 3 days ago
Security sources now fear that the state-of-the-art Novorossiysk, which passed through the English Channel last week, may now operate from a Russian naval base on the annexed Ukrainian peninsula of Crimea, The Independent can reveal. Conservative... Read more
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Independent
Spain accused of 'provocation' after letting Russian submarine refuel in GibraltarSecurity sources now fear that the state-of-the-art Novorossiysk, which passed
Spain accused of 'provocation' after letting Russian submarine refuel in Gibraltar
Independent / Posted 3 days ago
Security sources now fear that the state-of-the-art Novorossiysk, which passed through the English Channel last week, may now operate from a Russian naval base on the annexed Ukrainian peninsula of Crimea, The Independent can reveal. Conservative... Read more
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The Malaysian Insider
French train attack puts rail security in spotlight Published: 23 August 2015 5:20 PM Police officers investigate on the crime s
French train attack puts rail security in spotlight
The Malaysian Insider / Posted 8 days ago
Published: 23 August 2015 5:20 PM Police officers investigate on the crime scene inside a Thalys train of French national railway operator SNCF at the main train station in Arras, northern France.... Read more
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Daily Telegraph
Britain paid the repair bill for its ransacked Embassy in IranA spokesman declined to say exactly how much money had been spent, but placed t
Britain paid the repair bill for its ransacked Embassy in Iran
Daily Telegraph / Posted 9 days ago
A spokesman declined to say exactly how much money had been spent, but placed the figure in the “low hundreds of thousands”. The Foreign Office stressed that negotiations over compensation were still happening. “The UK is in discussion with Iran... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Train attack shows impossibility of tracking all extremistsPARIS: The thwarted attack by a gunman on a high-speed train between Amsterdam
Train attack shows impossibility of tracking all extremists
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 9 days ago
PARIS: The thwarted attack by a gunman on a high-speed train between Amsterdam and Paris has underlined the difficulty faced by intelligence services in tracking the unprecedented numbers of potential extremists, experts say. The Moroccan suspect in... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
French train attacker 'went to Syria'ARRAS: A suspected militant gunman overpowered by three young Americans on a pa
French train attacker 'went to Syria'
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 9 days ago
ARRAS: A suspected militant gunman overpowered by three young Americans on a packed Amsterdam-Paris commuter train had visited Syria and was known to both French and Spanish intelligence services, officials said on Saturday (Aug 22). The suspect,... Read more
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Rappler
French train attacker 'went to Syria'CORDONED OFF. Police walk on a platform next to a Thalys train of French nation
French train attacker 'went to Syria'
Rappler / Posted 9 days ago
CORDONED OFF. Police walk on a platform next to a Thalys train of French national railway operator SNCF at the main train station in Arras, northern France, on August 21, 2015. A gunman opened fire on a train travelling from Amsterdam to Paris,... Read more
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Yahoo News
Police quiz gunman after Americans halt French train attack Arras (France) (AFP) - French counter-terror investigators were on Saturday i
Police quiz gunman after Americans halt French train attack
Yahoo News / Posted 9 days ago
Arras (France) (AFP) - French counter-terror investigators were on Saturday interrogating a man who was overpowered by two young American servicemen after he opened fire with a Kalashnikov... Read more
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Daily Mirror
ISIS continue sickening cultural destruction by bulldozing ancient monasteryISIS have continued their sickening campaign of cultural vandalism by demolishi
ISIS continue sickening cultural destruction by bulldozing ancient monastery
Daily Mirror / Posted 10 days ago
ISIS have continued their sickening campaign of cultural vandalism by demolishing an ancient Christian monastery. Pictures show the wanton destruction of Mar Elian in the central Syrian town of al-Qaryatain, which was founded more than 1,500 years... Read more
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Daily Telegraph
What is happening in North and South Korea and will they go to war?South Korea blamed North Korea for the mines, which Pyongyang denied. South Ko
What is happening in North and South Korea and will they go to war?
Daily Telegraph / Posted 10 days ago
South Korea blamed North Korea for the mines, which Pyongyang denied. South Korea later retaliated by broadcasting anti-North propaganda messaged from the speakers on the DMZ – something they have not done for 11 years. South Korean President Park... Read more
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Aljazeera
The ugly threat of an ISIL with chemical weaponsThe alleged use of chemical weapons, including mustard gas, by the Islamic Stat
The ugly threat of an ISIL with chemical weapons
Aljazeera / Posted 11 days ago
The alleged use of chemical weapons, including mustard gas, by the Islamic State of Iraq and the Levant (ISIL) fits in with a pattern of increasing small-scale tactical usages of chemical weapons in both Syria and Iraq. Despite the furore following... Read more
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Business Insider
The real reason a controversial secret side deal involving Iran is so importantThe Associated Press's bombshell report that Iran will be able to carry out its
The real reason a controversial secret side deal involving Iran is so important
Business Insider / Posted 12 days ago
The Associated Press's bombshell report that Iran will be able to carry out its own inspections on a facility where nuclear weapons research and munitions testing is believed to have taken place is an important development — but not for immediately... Read more
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Daily Star
ISIS using 'student loans to fund terror attacks'ISIS: Student loans are thought to be used to fund terror acts The extremist o
ISIS using 'student loans to fund terror attacks'
Daily Star / Posted 13 days ago
ISIS: Student loans are thought to be used to fund terror acts The extremist organisation have traditionally struggled to move huge amounts of money between bank accounts. Instead it has used resources – such as oil – on the ground in Syria and... Read more
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express
Islamic State jihadis using student and payday loans to fund terror plots in Britain ISLAMIC State jihadis planning 'lone wolf' attacks in Britain are using stude
Islamic State jihadis using student and payday loans to fund terror plots in Britain
express / Posted 13 days ago
ISLAMIC State jihadis planning 'lone wolf' attacks in Britain are using student and payday loans to fund terrorism, it can be revealed. ISIS jihadis are funding... Read more
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The Moscow Times
Who'll Blink First in Russia Sanctions Standoff?The IMF recently stated that, as a result of sanctions, the Russian economy los
Who'll Blink First in Russia Sanctions Standoff?
The Moscow Times / Posted 20 days ago
The IMF recently stated that, as a result of sanctions, the Russian economy lost between 1 and 1.5 percent of its gross domestic product, but could potentially lose 9 percent of its GDP over the next few years. As the IMF noted, defining the exact... Read more
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express
ISIS exploiting Taliban split after leader's death by recruiting their rival's ex-jihadis ISLAMIC State (ISIS) has capitalised on the split of the Taliban following it
ISIS exploiting Taliban split after leader's death by recruiting their rival's ex-jihadis
express / Posted 23 days ago
ISLAMIC State (ISIS) has capitalised on the split of the Taliban following its leader's death by recruiting a stream of their former jihadis. Islamic State... Read more
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Independent
Divine Eagle: How much of a threat is China's new high-flying drone to US air superiority?To some analysts, the Chinese drone represents the death of stealth – for other
Divine Eagle: How much of a threat is China's new high-flying drone to US air superiority?
Independent / Posted 26 days ago
To some analysts, the Chinese drone represents the death of stealth – for others, merely a serious threat to the future of the technology on which America has based its air superiority. Stealth, or "low observable technology", is a combination of... Read more
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Business Wire
Bracewell Wins Dismissal for Dr. Alexander Mirtchev and Krull CorporationHOUSTON--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Bracewell & Giuliani LLP and Sale & Quinn PC successf
Bracewell Wins Dismissal for Dr. Alexander Mirtchev and Krull Corporation
Business Wire / Posted 27 days ago
HOUSTON--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Bracewell & Giuliani LLP and Sale & Quinn PC successfully defend Dr. Alexander Mirtchev and Krull Corporation in Hourani v. Mirtchev in the U.S. Court of Appeals for the D.C. Circuit. In the July 31, 2015 decision, the... Read more
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The Moscow Times
Russia Faces Facts on ChinaLast month saw a summit of two organizations significant for both Russia and Ch
Russia Faces Facts on China
The Moscow Times / Posted 29 days ago
Last month saw a summit of two organizations significant for both Russia and China. An extremely wide range of topics were discussed at the BRICS summit and Shanghai Cooperation Organization summit in Ufa, Russia. These included the typical... Read more
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express
Queen in terror threat - Security alert as mobile app tracks royal helicopterEXCLUSIVE: SECURITY experts issued a terror warning for the Queen last night
Queen in terror threat - Security alert as mobile app tracks royal helicopter
express / Posted 30 days ago
EXCLUSIVE: SECURITY experts issued a terror warning for the Queen last night after an investigation by Express.co.uk found that detailed flight plans for the Royal... Read more
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Business Insider
ISIS is exploiting a crucial weakness in Turkey that lets them walk 'free'But a recent terror attack in the southeast has drawn attention to the many ext
ISIS is exploiting a crucial weakness in Turkey that lets them walk 'free'
Business Insider / Posted 30 days ago
But a recent terror attack in the southeast has drawn attention to the many extremists potentially slipping through the cracks due to gaps in Turkey's legal system. "There are multiple reports of Turkish IS members who return from Syria and are let... Read more
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The Hindu
The death of a ghost: a perspective on Mullah Omar’s deathWe treat the Taliban as a monolithic and structured group, but it has become le
The death of a ghost: a perspective on Mullah Omar’s death
The Hindu / Posted a month ago
We treat the Taliban as a monolithic and structured group, but it has become less coherent and more fluid, especially now after Mullah Omar’s declared death. Perhaps it is fitting that Mullah Omar’s end is as shrouded in mystery as his beginnings.... Read more
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