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Mashable
The Syria ceasefire deal looks a lot like the Ukraine truce that fell apartWhat's This?Russian President Vladimir Putin attends his meeting with Syrian Pr
The Syria ceasefire deal looks a lot like the Ukraine truce that fell apart
Mashable / Posted 17 hours ago
What's This?Russian President Vladimir Putin attends his meeting with Syrian President Bashar Assad, back to the camera, in the Kremlin in Moscow, Russia, Tuesday, Oct. 20, 2015. Image: Alexei Druzhinin, RIA-Novosti, Kremlin Pool Photo via AP If... Read more
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express
Syria ceasefire deal 'will NOT stop Putin bombing moderate rebels' A CEASEFIRE agreed in Munich last night aimed at ending the war in Syria will
Syria ceasefire deal 'will NOT stop Putin bombing moderate rebels'
express / Posted 22 hours ago
A CEASEFIRE agreed in Munich last night aimed at ending the war in Syria will not stop Vladimir Putin bombing moderate rebels, a leading Russian analyst has claimed. Russian... Read more
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Al-Ahram Weekly
Western warmongers are wrongDespite an almost total lack of public debate, Western military escalation in I
Western warmongers are wrong
Al-Ahram Weekly / Posted yesterday
Despite an almost total lack of public debate, Western military escalation in Iraq, Afghanistan and Libya is on the rise. The renewed military interventionism has been largely justified as a response to the meteoric rise of Islamic State (IS)... Read more
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WBOC Salisbury
NATO orders warships into Aegean to help ease migrant crisisBRUSSELS (AP) - In a dramatic response to Europe's gravest refugee crisis since
NATO orders warships into Aegean to help ease migrant crisis
WBOC Salisbury / Posted yesterday
BRUSSELS (AP) - In a dramatic response to Europe's gravest refugee crisis since World War II, NATO ordered three warships to sail immediately Thursday to the Aegean Sea to help end the deadly smuggling of asylum-seekers across the waters from Turkey... Read more
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News 10 WILX
NATO to Send Warships To Cope with Migrant CrisisBRUSSELS (AP) -- In a dramatic response to Europe's gravest refugee crisis sinc
NATO to Send Warships To Cope with Migrant Crisis
News 10 WILX / Posted yesterday
BRUSSELS (AP) -- In a dramatic response to Europe's gravest refugee crisis since World War II, NATO ordered three warships to sail immediately Thursday to the Aegean Sea to help end the deadly smuggling of asylum-seekers across the waters from Turkey... Read more
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Hawaii News Now
NATO orders warships into Aegean to help ease migrant crisisBRUSSELS (AP) - In a dramatic response to Europe's gravest refugee crisis since
NATO orders warships into Aegean to help ease migrant crisis
Hawaii News Now / Posted yesterday
BRUSSELS (AP) - In a dramatic response to Europe's gravest refugee crisis since World War II, NATO ordered three warships to sail immediately Thursday to the Aegean Sea to help end the deadly smuggling of asylum-seekers across the waters from Turkey... Read more
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ABC News
NATO Orders Warships Into Aegean to Help Ease Migrant CrisisIn a dramatic response to Europe's gravest refugee crisis since World War II, N
NATO Orders Warships Into Aegean to Help Ease Migrant Crisis
ABC News / Posted yesterday
In a dramatic response to Europe's gravest refugee crisis since World War II, NATO ordered three warships to sail immediately Thursday to the Aegean Sea to help end the deadly smuggling of asylum-seekers across the waters from Turkey to Greece. Yet... Read more
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Mashable
Attn. Vladimir Putin: U.S. and NATO beef up defenses on Russian borderWhat's This?American soldiers stand during a visit of the NATO Secretary Genera
Attn. Vladimir Putin: U.S. and NATO beef up defenses on Russian border
Mashable / Posted 2 days ago
What's This?American soldiers stand during a visit of the NATO Secretary General at the air-traffic control center in Karmelava, Lithuania, November 21, 2014. Image: PETRAS MALUKAS/AFP/Getty Images The new U.S. defense budget includes a request for... Read more
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New Kerala
Warning of Islamic State's tentacles spreading to South AsiaUnited Nations, Feb 10 : UN Secretary General Ban Ki-moon has warned of the dan
Warning of Islamic State's tentacles spreading to South Asia
New Kerala / Posted 3 days ago
United Nations, Feb 10 : UN Secretary General Ban Ki-moon has warned of the danger of the Islamic State spreading its tentacles to South Asia through organisations like the Tehreek-e-Khilafat in Pakistan and called for international action against... Read more
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Evening Standard
‘Use aid budget to reward countries that help seize criminals’ assets'Ministers should use the overseas aid budget to pay countries which help Britai
‘Use aid budget to reward countries that help seize criminals’ assets'
Evening Standard / Posted 3 days ago
Ministers should use the overseas aid budget to pay countries which help Britain recover illegal profits hidden abroad by crime bosses, a leading security think tank said today. The Royal United Services Institute said aid money could pay to improve... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Beyond Piracy - What Next for Maritime Security?Last year saw an almost total absence of reports of piracy and armed robbery at
Beyond Piracy - What Next for Maritime Security?
AllAfrica.com / Posted 3 days ago
Last year saw an almost total absence of reports of piracy and armed robbery at sea in the western Indian Ocean and off the coast of Somalia. This is the laudable outcome of concerted international and regional counter-piracy efforts. Since 2012,... Read more
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Daily Telegraph
Irish premier Enda Kenny suggests not all IRA weapons were put beyond useThree gunmen dressed as policemen and carrying Kalashnikovs stormed a boxing we
Irish premier Enda Kenny suggests not all IRA weapons were put beyond use
Daily Telegraph / Posted 4 days ago
Three gunmen dressed as policemen and carrying Kalashnikovs stormed a boxing weigh-in at a Dublin hotel on Friday where they shot dead David Byrne, 33, described as one of the city’s most notorious gangland criminals. Two others stood guard outside... Read more
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Daily Telegraph
Irish premier Enda Kenny calls suggests not all IRA weapons were put beyond useThree gunmen dressed as policemen and carrying Kalashnikovs stormed a boxing we
Irish premier Enda Kenny calls suggests not all IRA weapons were put beyond use
Daily Telegraph / Posted 4 days ago
Three gunmen dressed as policemen and carrying Kalashnikovs stormed a boxing weigh-in at a Dublin hotel on Friday where they shot dead David Byrne, 33, described as one of the city’s most notorious gangland criminals. Two others stood guard outside... Read more
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express
Police smash ISIS terror gang 'planning attacks across Russia' SECURITY services have detained seven members of the Islamic State jihadi gro
Police smash ISIS terror gang 'planning attacks across Russia'
express / Posted 5 days ago
SECURITY services have detained seven members of the Islamic State jihadi group accused of planning terror attacks on Russian cities. Police swooped on the group in the Urals city of... Read more
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Aljazeera
Analysis: How Russia keeps piling pressure on TurkeyOver the weekend, four of Russia's newest and most sophisticated military aircr
Analysis: How Russia keeps piling pressure on Turkey
Aljazeera / Posted 6 days ago
Over the weekend, four of Russia's newest and most sophisticated military aircraft - the Su-35 "Flanker E" - arrived at the Russian airbase of Latakia in Syria. This comes on the back of another alleged violation of Turkish airspace by a Russian... Read more
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express
Migration crisis and terror threat fuelled by un-policed seas on Europe's doorstep TERRORISTS, people traffickers and drug smugglers are exploiting Europe’s vas
Migration crisis and terror threat fuelled by un-policed seas on Europe's doorstep
express / Posted 7 days ago
TERRORISTS, people traffickers and drug smugglers are exploiting Europe’s vast, un-policed coastline to flood the continent with contraband, it is feared. Migrants... Read more
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Christian Today
Iraq tries to take ISIS offline to silence propagandaIraq is trying to persuade satellite firms to halt Internet services in areas u
Iraq tries to take ISIS offline to silence propaganda
Christian Today / Posted 9 days ago
Iraq is trying to persuade satellite firms to halt Internet services in areas under Islamic State's rule, seeking to deal a major blow to the group's potent propaganda machine which relies heavily on social media to inspire its followers to wage... Read more
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The Malaysian Insider
To silence propaganda, Iraq seeks to take Isis offline Published: 4 February 2016 3:56 PM For Iraq, key is to stop Isis from access
To silence propaganda, Iraq seeks to take Isis offline
The Malaysian Insider / Posted 9 days ago
Published: 4 February 2016 3:56 PM For Iraq, key is to stop Isis from accessing the web at all, a feat, which if achieved, could sever a significant part of a propaganda campaign that has... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
To silence propaganda, Iraq seeks to take Islamic State offlineDUBAI: Iraq is trying to persuade satellite firms to halt Internet services in
To silence propaganda, Iraq seeks to take Islamic State offline
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 9 days ago
DUBAI: Iraq is trying to persuade satellite firms to halt Internet services in areas under Islamic State's rule, seeking to deal a major blow to the group's potent propaganda machine which relies heavily on social media to inspire its followers to... Read more
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RTE News
Renewed diplomatic efforts over Syrian crisisLast week a UN conference kicked off in Geneva to tackle the war in Syria. This
Renewed diplomatic efforts over Syrian crisis
RTE News / Posted 9 days ago
Last week a UN conference kicked off in Geneva to tackle the war in Syria. This week, in London, international donors are gathering to raise funds for humanitarian assistance. Since before internal tensions in Syria erupted into all-out civil war... Read more
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Swissinfo
To silence propaganda, Iraq seeks to take Islamic State offlineBy Matt Smith DUBAI (Reuters) - Iraq is trying to persuade satellite firms to
To silence propaganda, Iraq seeks to take Islamic State offline
Swissinfo / Posted 9 days ago
By Matt Smith DUBAI (Reuters) - Iraq is trying to persuade satellite firms to halt Internet services in areas under Islamic State's rule, seeking to deal a major blow to the group's potent propaganda machine which relies heavily on social media to... Read more
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Reuters
To silence propaganda, Iraq seeks to take Islamic State offlineDUBAI Iraq is trying to persuade satellite firms to halt Internet services in a
To silence propaganda, Iraq seeks to take Islamic State offline
Reuters / Posted 9 days ago
DUBAI Iraq is trying to persuade satellite firms to halt Internet services in areas under Islamic State's rule, seeking to deal a major blow to the group's potent propaganda machine which relies heavily on social media to inspire its followers to... Read more
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Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news
In Syria talks, global powers pull in many directionsGENEVA - The Syrian peace talks, which got off to a start of sorts this weekend
In Syria talks, global powers pull in many directions
Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news / Posted 13 days ago
GENEVA - The Syrian peace talks, which got off to a start of sorts this weekend, are meant to be a uniquely Syrian affair. But in reality there is a host of outside interests also at the table, in spirit at least. The war in Syria is as much about... Read more
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Rappler
Syria talks: Global powers pull in many directionsGLOBAL DEBATE. Protesters of Planet Syria wearing masks depicting Russian Forei
Syria talks: Global powers pull in many directions
Rappler / Posted 13 days ago
GLOBAL DEBATE. Protesters of Planet Syria wearing masks depicting Russian Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov, US President Barack Obama, Syrian President Bashar al-Assad, Russian President Vladimir Putin and UN Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon, from left,... Read more
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The Manila Times
EU police warn of more terror attacksJanuary 26, 2016 9:17 pm PARIS: France and Britain on Monday dismissed a video
EU police warn of more terror attacks
The Manila Times / Posted 18 days ago
January 26, 2016 9:17 pm PARIS: France and Britain on Monday dismissed a video showing jihadists preparing for the Paris attacks in Islamic State territory, as the European police agency warned of more... Read more
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Japan Today
France, Britain dismiss IS video as EU police warn of more attacks ‹ Japan TodayFrance and Britain on Monday dismissed a video showing jihadists preparing for
France, Britain dismiss IS video as EU police warn of more attacks ‹ Japan Today
Japan Today / Posted 18 days ago
France and Britain on Monday dismissed a video showing jihadists preparing for the Paris attacks in Islamic State territory, as the European police agency warned of more “large-scale terrorist attacks”. Analysts said the 17-minute propaganda video... Read more
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Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news
London, Paris dismiss IS video as EU police warn of more attacksPARIS - France and Britain on Monday dismissed a video showing jihadists prepar
London, Paris dismiss IS video as EU police warn of more attacks
Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news / Posted 18 days ago
PARIS - France and Britain on Monday dismissed a video showing jihadists preparing for the Paris attacks in Islamic State territory, as the European police agency warned of more "large-scale terrorist attacks". IS claimed responsibility for the... Read more
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Daily Mirror
The eight-old Brit kids involved in terrifying ISIS 'cyber-jihad"British kids as young as EIGHT have joined the Islamic State 'cyber-jihad' and
The eight-old Brit kids involved in terrifying ISIS 'cyber-jihad"
Daily Mirror / Posted 22 days ago
British kids as young as EIGHT have joined the Islamic State 'cyber-jihad' and are heavily involved in spreading its terrifying message across the world, a Mirror Online investigation can reveal. Islamic campaigners and a prominent hacktivist group... Read more
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The Malaysian Insider
Russia dismisses Britain’s Litvinenko inquiry as ‘joke’ Published: 22 January 2016 2:32 PM The grave of Alexander Litvinenko in Lond
Russia dismisses Britain’s Litvinenko inquiry as ‘joke’
The Malaysian Insider / Posted 22 days ago
Published: 22 January 2016 2:32 PM The grave of Alexander Litvinenko in London. The spy was allegedly poisoned at a hotel by a cup of tea laced with polonium-210, an extremely expensive... Read more
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iafrica.com
Litvinenko inquiry a 'joke' - RussiaA picture of late Russian dissident Alexander Litvinenko is pinned to flowers o
Litvinenko inquiry a 'joke' - Russia
iafrica.com / Posted 22 days ago
A picture of late Russian dissident Alexander Litvinenko is pinned to flowers outside the University College Hospital in central London. Credit: AFP Moscow on Thursday dismissed as a "joke" a British inquiry's findings that Russian President... Read more
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Daily News
US to probe Russian funding of EU partiesUS: American intelligence agencies are to conduct a major investigation into ho
US to probe Russian funding of EU parties
Daily News / Posted 24 days ago
US: American intelligence agencies are to conduct a major investigation into how the Kremlin is infiltrating political parties in Europe, it can be revealed. James Clapper, the US Director of National Intelligence, has been instructed by the US... Read more
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express
Cold War 2.0: US investigates claims Russian spies are influencing major EU decisions RUSSIAN spies are stirring up political turmoil and disorder across Europe in
Cold War 2.0: US investigates claims Russian spies are influencing major EU decisions
express / Posted 25 days ago
RUSSIAN spies are stirring up political turmoil and disorder across Europe in order to interfere in Britain's EU referendum, weaken support for Nato and block... Read more
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Daily Telegraph
America to investigate Russian meddling in EU“It really is a new Cold War out there,” the source said, “Right across the EU
America to investigate Russian meddling in EU
Daily Telegraph / Posted 27 days ago
“It really is a new Cold War out there,” the source said, “Right across the EU we are seeing alarming evidence of Russian efforts to unpick the fabric of European unity on a whole range of vital strategic issues.” A dossier of “Russian influence... Read more
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Daily Telegraph
Iran breaks free of sanctions as UN confirms nuclear plants are scaled downWithin minutes of the announcement, the White House said that President Barack
Iran breaks free of sanctions as UN confirms nuclear plants are scaled down
Daily Telegraph / Posted 27 days ago
Within minutes of the announcement, the White House said that President Barack Obama had signed an executive order waiving some American sanctions. John Kerry, the US secretary of state, said the scaling back of Iran's nuclear ambitions "marks the... Read more
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express
ISIS army set for new wave of recruits as 'thousands' of Chinese militants flee to Syria ISLAMIC State’s (ISIS) jihadi army could be boosted by “THOUSANDS” of Chinese
ISIS army set for new wave of recruits as 'thousands' of Chinese militants flee to Syria
express / Posted 28 days ago
ISLAMIC State’s (ISIS) jihadi army could be boosted by “THOUSANDS” of Chinese extremists, a leading adviser to the Beijing government has warned. Protesting... Read more
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express
Putin facing 'substantial' threat of homegrown terrorists plotting attacks inside Russia RUSSIA is facing a "substantial" threat from homegrown extremists, with the p
Putin facing 'substantial' threat of homegrown terrorists plotting attacks inside Russia
express / Posted 29 days ago
RUSSIA is facing a "substantial" threat from homegrown extremists, with the potential for tens of thousands of radicalised Muslims to be living within its... Read more

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