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USA Today
Uphold veto on 9/11 lawsuitsbitterly divided, to pass a measure that its bipartisan supporters said would e
Uphold veto on 9/11 lawsuits
USA Today / Posted an hour ago
bitterly divided, to pass a measure that its bipartisan supporters said would ease the way for those families to sue Saudi Arabia for its alleged complicity in the attacks. But emotion is no way to run foreign policy in a dangerous world.... Read more
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The Economic Times
Defense chief: 9/11 bill could be devastating to US militaryWASHINGTON: Legislation that would allow the families of Sept. 11 victims to su
Defense chief: 9/11 bill could be devastating to US military
The Economic Times / Posted 2 hours ago
WASHINGTON: Legislation that would allow the families of Sept. 11 victims to sue the government of Saudi Arabia for allegedly backing the terrorists who carried out the attacks could be devastating to the US military, according to Defense Secretary... Read more
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Orange County Register
Defense chief: 9/11 bill could be devastating to U.S. militaryWASHINGTON – (AP) — Legislation that would allow the families of Sept. 11 victi
Defense chief: 9/11 bill could be devastating to U.S. military
Orange County Register / Posted 3 hours ago
WASHINGTON – (AP) — Legislation that would allow the families of Sept. 11 victims to sue the government of Saudi Arabia for allegedly backing the terrorists who carried out the attacks could be devastating to the U.S. military, according to Defense... Read more
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Reuters
Opponents of Saudi 9/11 bill keep up fight ahead of veto override voteU.S., September 20, 2016. REUTERS/Gary Cameron WASHINGTON Opponents of a bill
Opponents of Saudi 9/11 bill keep up fight ahead of veto override vote
Reuters / Posted 3 hours ago
U.S., September 20, 2016. REUTERS/Gary Cameron WASHINGTON Opponents of a bill that would allow lawsuits against Saudi Arabia's government over the Sept. 11 attacks kept up their fight against the measure on Tuesday, a day before the U.S.... Read more
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Swissinfo
Opponents of Saudi 9/11 bill keep up fight ahead of veto override voteBy Patricia Zengerle WASHINGTON (Reuters) - Opponents of a bill that would all
Opponents of Saudi 9/11 bill keep up fight ahead of veto override vote
Swissinfo / Posted 3 hours ago
By Patricia Zengerle WASHINGTON (Reuters) - Opponents of a bill that would allow lawsuits against Saudi Arabia's government over the Sept. 11 attacks kept up their fight against the measure on Tuesday, a day before the U.S. Senate is expected to... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Opponents of Saudi 9/11 bill keep up fight ahead of veto override voteWASHINGTON: Opponents of a bill that would allow lawsuits against Saudi Arabia'
Opponents of Saudi 9/11 bill keep up fight ahead of veto override vote
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 3 hours ago
WASHINGTON: Opponents of a bill that would allow lawsuits against Saudi Arabia's government over the Sept. 11 attacks kept up their fight against the measure on Tuesday, a day before the U.S. Senate is expected to oppose President Barack Obama's... Read more
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FOX 11 Tucson
Defense chief: 9/11 bill could be devastating to US militaryWASHINGTON (AP) - Legislation that would allow the families of Sept. 11 victims
Defense chief: 9/11 bill could be devastating to US military
FOX 11 Tucson / Posted 4 hours ago
WASHINGTON (AP) - Legislation that would allow the families of Sept. 11 victims to sue the government of Saudi Arabia for allegedly backing the terrorists who carried out the attacks could be devastating to the U.S. military, according to Defense... Read more
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WTSP-TV Tampa
Defense chief: 9/11 bill could be devastating to US militaryWASHINGTON (AP) — Legislation that would allow the families of Sept. 11 victims
Defense chief: 9/11 bill could be devastating to US military
WTSP-TV Tampa / Posted 4 hours ago
WASHINGTON (AP) — Legislation that would allow the families of Sept. 11 victims to sue the government of Saudi Arabia for allegedly backing the terrorists who carried out the attacks could be devastating to the U.S. military, according to Defense... Read more
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WLOX-TV Biloxi
Defense chief: 9/11 bill could be devastating to US militaryWASHINGTON (AP) - Legislation that would allow the families of Sept. 11 victims
Defense chief: 9/11 bill could be devastating to US military
WLOX-TV Biloxi / Posted 4 hours ago
WASHINGTON (AP) - Legislation that would allow the families of Sept. 11 victims to sue the government of Saudi Arabia for allegedly backing the terrorists who carried out the attacks could be devastating to the U.S. military, according to Defense... Read more
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The Economic Times
9/11 bill could be devastating to US military: Ash CarterWASHINGTON: Legislation that would allow the families of September 11 victims t
9/11 bill could be devastating to US military: Ash Carter
The Economic Times / Posted 4 hours ago
WASHINGTON: Legislation that would allow the families of September 11 victims to sue the government of Saudi Arabia for allegedly backing the terrorists who carried out the attacks could be devastating to the US military, according to Defense... Read more
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Staten Island Advance
Defense chief: 9/11 bill could be devastating to US militaryWASHINGTON — Legislation that would allow the families of Sept. 11 victims to s
Defense chief: 9/11 bill could be devastating to US military
Staten Island Advance / Posted 5 hours ago
WASHINGTON — Legislation that would allow the families of Sept. 11 victims to sue the government of Saudi Arabia for allegedly backing the terrorists who carried out the attacks could be devastating to the U.S. military, according to Defense... Read more
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Hawaii News Now
Defense chief: 9/11 bill could be devastating to US militaryWASHINGTON (AP) - Legislation that would allow the families of Sept. 11 victims
Defense chief: 9/11 bill could be devastating to US military
Hawaii News Now / Posted 5 hours ago
WASHINGTON (AP) - Legislation that would allow the families of Sept. 11 victims to sue the government of Saudi Arabia for allegedly backing the terrorists who carried out the attacks could be devastating to the U.S. military, according to Defense... Read more
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WECT 6 Wilmington
Defense chief: 9/11 bill could be devastating to US militaryWASHINGTON (AP) - Legislation that would allow the families of Sept. 11 victims
Defense chief: 9/11 bill could be devastating to US military
WECT 6 Wilmington / Posted 5 hours ago
WASHINGTON (AP) - Legislation that would allow the families of Sept. 11 victims to sue the government of Saudi Arabia for allegedly backing the terrorists who carried out the attacks could be devastating to the U.S. military, according to Defense... Read more
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ABC 7 Gulfshore News
Defense chief: 9/11 bill could be devastating to US militaryWASHINGTON (AP) - Legislation that would allow the families of Sept. 11 victims
Defense chief: 9/11 bill could be devastating to US military
ABC 7 Gulfshore News / Posted 5 hours ago
WASHINGTON (AP) - Legislation that would allow the families of Sept. 11 victims to sue the government of Saudi Arabia for allegedly backing the terrorists who carried out the attacks could be devastating to the U.S. military, according to Defense... Read more
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WBOC Salisbury
Defense chief: 9/11 bill could be devastating to US militaryWASHINGTON (AP) - Legislation that would allow the families of Sept. 11 victims
Defense chief: 9/11 bill could be devastating to US military
WBOC Salisbury / Posted 5 hours ago
WASHINGTON (AP) - Legislation that would allow the families of Sept. 11 victims to sue the government of Saudi Arabia for allegedly backing the terrorists who carried out the attacks could be devastating to the U.S. military, according to Defense... Read more
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Chattanooga Times Free Press
Defense chief: 9/11 bill could be devastating to US militaryWASHINGTON (AP) - Legislation that would allow the families of Sept. 11 victims
Defense chief: 9/11 bill could be devastating to US military
Chattanooga Times Free Press / Posted 5 hours ago
WASHINGTON (AP) - Legislation that would allow the families of Sept. 11 victims to sue the government of Saudi Arabia for allegedly backing the terrorists who carried out the attacks could be devastating to the U.S. military, according to Defense... Read more
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WWAY 3 Wilmington
Debate Fact-Check: How Donald Trump and Hillary Clinton stack upnuclear weapons, he has said repeatedly, that he didn’t care if other nations g
Debate Fact-Check: How Donald Trump and Hillary Clinton stack up
WWAY 3 Wilmington / Posted 6 hours ago
nuclear weapons, he has said repeatedly, that he didn’t care if other nations got nuclear weapons, Japan, South Korea, even Saudi Arabia. It has been the policy of the United States, Democrats and Republicans, to do everything we could to reduce the... Read more
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Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news
Ahmad al-Faqi al-Mahdi, destroyer of Timbuktu shrinesBAMAKO - Ahmad al-Faqi al-Mahdi, sentenced to nine years in jail by the Interna
Ahmad al-Faqi al-Mahdi, destroyer of Timbuktu shrines
Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news / Posted 7 hours ago
BAMAKO - Ahmad al-Faqi al-Mahdi, sentenced to nine years in jail by the International Criminal Court for destroying heritage sites in Timbuktu, was known as a ruthless enforcer for jihadist group Ansar Dine when it took over the fabled Malian... Read more
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The Hill
Defense chief: 9/11 bill could have 'devastating' impact on US troopsdubbed the Justice Against Sponsors of Terrorism Act (JASTA), would allow U.S.
Defense chief: 9/11 bill could have 'devastating' impact on US troops
The Hill / Posted 7 hours ago
dubbed the Justice Against Sponsors of Terrorism Act (JASTA), would allow U.S. citizens to sue foreign nations in federal courts for acts abroad alleged to to have contributed to terrorism in the U.S. The bill is being pushed by families of 9/11... Read more
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International Business Times
Pakistan's highest court has dismissed a final appeal by mentally ill death row prisoner Imdad AliPakistan's highest court has dismissed an appeal by a mentally-ill prisoner who
Pakistan's highest court has dismissed a final appeal by mentally ill death row prisoner Imdad Ali
International Business Times / Posted 8 hours ago
Pakistan's highest court has dismissed an appeal by a mentally-ill prisoner who has spent the last 14 years on death row. Imdad Ali, who has been diagnosed with paranoid schizophrenia, could be executed within the next week for killing a religious... Read more
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The Hill
JASTA -- Congress should override this vetono such initiative after 9/11? The administration of President George W. Bush d
JASTA -- Congress should override this veto
The Hill / Posted 8 hours ago
no such initiative after 9/11? The administration of President George W. Bush did not want to antagonize the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia or by opening discussions with the Kingdom on its possible role in 9/11 undercut a rationale for the impending... Read more
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The Hill
Terror’s exclusive clubactor—the Islamic Republic of Iran. Under U.S. law, foreign governments are ge
Terror’s exclusive club
The Hill / Posted 9 hours ago
actor—the Islamic Republic of Iran. Under U.S. law, foreign governments are generally immune from legal action in U.S. courts, just as other governments, through their legal systems, treat the U.S. as immune. However, in the United States, a... Read more
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Times News
Showdown: Congress looks to override Obama veto of 9/11 billCongress is poised to override President Barack Obama's veto of a bill that wou
Showdown: Congress looks to override Obama veto of 9/11 bill
Times News / Posted 10 hours ago
Congress is poised to override President Barack Obama's veto of a bill that would allow families of Sept. 11 victims to sue Saudi Arabia for the kingdom's alleged backing of the terrorists who carried out the attacks that killed nearly 3,000... Read more
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Orange County Register
How Congress is looking to override Obama veto of 9/11 billCongress is poised to override President Barack Obama’s veto of a bill that wou
How Congress is looking to override Obama veto of 9/11 bill
Orange County Register / Posted 11 hours ago
Congress is poised to override President Barack Obama’s veto of a bill that would allow families of Sept. 11 victims to sue Saudi Arabia for the kingdom’s alleged backing of the terrorists who carried out the attacks that killed nearly 3,000... Read more
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metro
Thousands of women storm Saudi King's office demanding basic freedomsWomen are telling the Kingdom ‘I am my own guardian’ (Picture: Ms Saffaa/Twitte
Thousands of women storm Saudi King's office demanding basic freedoms
metro / Posted 11 hours ago
Women are telling the Kingdom ‘I am my own guardian’ (Picture: Ms Saffaa/Twitter) Thousands of women in Saudi Arabia have taken their fight for basic freedoms directly to the King. Around 2,500 protesters bombarded the King’s office over the... Read more
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Rappler
Saudi petition seeks 'full' rights for womenSaudi women leave a mall after ending her shopping in the capital Riyadh, on Ma
Saudi petition seeks 'full' rights for women
Rappler / Posted 12 hours ago
Saudi women leave a mall after ending her shopping in the capital Riyadh, on March 29, 2014. Fayez Nureldine/AFP RIYADH, Saudi Arabia – Thousands of Saudis have signed a petition urging an end to the guardianship system giving men control over the... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Saudi petition seeks 'full' rights for womenRIYADH: Thousands of Saudis have signed a petition urging an end to the guardia
Saudi petition seeks 'full' rights for women
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 13 hours ago
RIYADH: Thousands of Saudis have signed a petition urging an end to the guardianship system giving men control over the work, study, marriage and travel of female relatives, activists said on Tuesday (Sep 27). The petition calls for the kingdom's... Read more
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Zero Hedge
"Hillary Rally" Fizzles As DB Hits New Record Low; Volkswagen Slammed; Oil Slides On Iran StatementAG and Deutsche Bank AG. Crude oil declined after Iran ruled out an immediate a
"Hillary Rally" Fizzles As DB Hits New Record Low; Volkswagen Slammed; Oil Slides On Iran Statement
Zero Hedge / Posted 13 hours ago
AG and Deutsche Bank AG. Crude oil declined after Iran ruled out an immediate agreement on an output freeze, while Saudi Arabian stocks slumped on concern austerity will lower consumer spending. German bunds led gains in European government... Read more
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iafrica.com
Saudi petition seeks more women's rightsThousands of Saudis have signed a petition urging an end to the guardianship sy
Saudi petition seeks more women's rights
iafrica.com / Posted 13 hours ago
Thousands of Saudis have signed a petition urging an end to the guardianship system giving men control over the work, study and even travel of female relatives, an activist said Tuesday. The petition calls for the kingdom's women to be treated "as a... Read more
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Pakistan News Tribune
Pakistani construction workers to fly home from Saudi ArabiaRIYADH: Hundreds of Pakistani construction workers are to fly home from Saudi A
Pakistani construction workers to fly home from Saudi Arabia
Pakistan News Tribune / Posted 16 hours ago
RIYADH: Hundreds of Pakistani construction workers are to fly home from Saudi Arabia this week but without the salaries they have waited months to receive, embassy officials told AFP. A total of 405 Pakistanis owed wages by once-mighty Saudi Oger... Read more
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Zero Hedge
George Soros' False Flag Factoriesswearing loyalty to Al Qaeda. Regardless of what jihadist entity they supported
George Soros' False Flag Factories
Zero Hedge / Posted 17 hours ago
swearing loyalty to Al Qaeda. Regardless of what jihadist entity they supported, these rebel groups received support from Saudi Arabia, the Turkish Islamist government of Recep Tayyip Erdogan, and the Gulf emirates of Qatar, Abu Dhabi, Dubai,... Read more
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The Williamsport Sun-Gazette
Showdown: Congress looks to override Obama veto of 9/11 billkeep the measure from being enacted. They're warning the U.S. will become vulne
Showdown: Congress looks to override Obama veto of 9/11 bill
The Williamsport Sun-Gazette / Posted 19 hours ago
keep the measure from being enacted. They're warning the U.S. will become vulnerable to retaliatory litigation in foreign courts that could put American troops in legal jeopardy. Here's a look at the key issues surrounding the bill, the Justice... Read more
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The Borneo Post
What is a war crime? How are suspects tried?Attempts to refer Syria to the International Criminal Court were vetoed at the
What is a war crime? How are suspects tried?
The Borneo Post / Posted 19 hours ago
Attempts to refer Syria to the International Criminal Court were vetoed at the UN Security Council in 2014 by Russia and China, to the dismay of human rights groupsby Jo Biddle | AFP photo THE HAGUE: As Aleppo reels from air strikes, UN chief Ban... Read more
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Breitbart
FULL TEXT: Why Donald Trump Deserves To Winabout America’s future and how to fix our country. Hillary worries about making
FULL TEXT: Why Donald Trump Deserves To Win
Breitbart / Posted 21 hours ago
about America’s future and how to fix our country. Hillary worries about making sure her banks in Switzerland, Panama, and Saudi Arabia all have wheelchair ramps. Aside from her health, Hillary’s also getting increasingly hysterical as her numbers... Read more
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The Hill
Senate poised to override Obama vetooverride to pass overwhelmingly. ADVERTISEMENT The legislation allows foreign
Senate poised to override Obama veto
The Hill / Posted 23 hours ago
override to pass overwhelmingly. ADVERTISEMENT The legislation allows foreign sponsors of terrorism to be sued in U.S. courts and is strongly supported by the families of Sept. 11 victims. The legislation is aimed at facilitating lawsuits... Read more
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Daily Maverick
Could Somaliland’s new port change the country’s future?President Ismaïl Guelleh, who claimed the firm had taken bribes. The case was t
Could Somaliland’s new port change the country’s future?
Daily Maverick / Posted yesterday
President Ismaïl Guelleh, who claimed the firm had taken bribes. The case was thrown out earlier this year by a commercial court in London. DP now has a choice. If things go bad in Djibouti, they have Berbera a short way down the coast on the same... Read more
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WAFB Baton Rouge
Showdown: Congress looks to override Obama veto of 9/11 billCongress is poised to override President Barack Obama's veto of a bill that wou
Showdown: Congress looks to override Obama veto of 9/11 bill
WAFB Baton Rouge / Posted yesterday
Congress is poised to override President Barack Obama's veto of a bill that would allow families of Sept. 11 victims to sue Saudi Arabia for the kingdom's alleged backing of the terrorists who carried out the attacks that killed nearly 3,000... Read more
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The Hill
Senate to vote on 9/11 veto override Wednesdayby leadership to try to override President Obama's veto of legislation that wou
Senate to vote on 9/11 veto override Wednesday
The Hill / Posted yesterday
by leadership to try to override President Obama's veto of legislation that would allow families of 9/11 victims to sue Saudi Arabia in court. ADVERTISEMENT Obama followed through on a pledge to veto the bill, known as the Justice Against... Read more
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News 24 South Africa
What is a war crime? How are suspects tried?and care for the wounded. They form the basis of the 1998 Rome Statute, the fo
What is a war crime? How are suspects tried?
News 24 South Africa / Posted yesterday
and care for the wounded. They form the basis of the 1998 Rome Statute, the founding treaty of the world's only permanent court for prosecuting war crimes - the International Criminal Court (ICC). Article 8 of the Rome Statute sets out more than... Read more
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Salon.com
Showdown: Congress looks to override Obama veto of 9/11 billCongress is poised to override President Barack Obama’s veto of a bill that wou
Showdown: Congress looks to override Obama veto of 9/11 bill
Salon.com / Posted yesterday
Congress is poised to override President Barack Obama’s veto of a bill that would allow families of Sept. 11 victims to sue Saudi Arabia for the kingdom’s alleged backing of the terrorists who carried out the attacks that killed nearly 3,000... Read more
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The Columbus Dispatch
Why and how Congress might override Obama's veto of 9/11 billCongress is poised to override President Barack Obama's veto of a bill that wou
Why and how Congress might override Obama's veto of 9/11 bill
The Columbus Dispatch / Posted yesterday
Congress is poised to override President Barack Obama's veto of a bill that would allow families of Sept. 11 victims to sue Saudi Arabia for the kingdom's alleged backing of the terrorists who carried out the attacks that killed nearly 3,000... Read more
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KOB 4 Albuquerque
Showdown: Congress looks to override Obama veto of 9/11 billnears: WHAT WOULD THE LEGISLATION DO? The legislation, known as JASTA, gives
Showdown: Congress looks to override Obama veto of 9/11 bill
KOB 4 Albuquerque / Posted yesterday
nears: WHAT WOULD THE LEGISLATION DO? The legislation, known as JASTA, gives victims' families the right to sue in U.S. court for any role that elements of the Saudi government may have played in the 2001 attacks that killed thousands in New... Read more
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ABC 7 Gulfshore News
Showdown: Congress looks to override Obama veto of 9/11 billCongress is poised to override President Barack Obama's veto of a bill that wou
Showdown: Congress looks to override Obama veto of 9/11 bill
ABC 7 Gulfshore News / Posted yesterday
Congress is poised to override President Barack Obama's veto of a bill that would allow families of Sept. 11 victims to sue Saudi Arabia for the kingdom's alleged backing of the terrorists who carried out the attacks that killed nearly 3,000... Read more
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The Washington Times
Saudi women file historic petition to end male guardianship systemOver 14,000 Saudi women filed a first-of-its-kind petition with the kingdom’s g
Saudi women file historic petition to end male guardianship system
The Washington Times / Posted yesterday
Over 14,000 Saudi women filed a first-of-its-kind petition with the kingdom’s government to end its system of male guardianship. Saudi law mandates all women must have permission from a male guardian to perform a host of basic tasks, from scheduling... Read more
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Oregon Daily Emerald
From medical condition to social justice movementramps were installed,” Gerdes said of the library back in the 1980s. “Those day
From medical condition to social justice movement
Oregon Daily Emerald / Posted yesterday
ramps were installed,” Gerdes said of the library back in the 1980s. “Those days are long gone.” Friendly Hall, McArthur Court and Volcanology Hall are several of the major hurdles for the school to overcome according to Gerdes. Built in... Read more
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Philly.com
If 9/11 plaintiffs prevail, Saudis could face up to $100 billion in damagesthe House and Senate vote to override President Obama's veto of a bill that wou
If 9/11 plaintiffs prevail, Saudis could face up to $100 billion in damages
Philly.com / Posted yesterday
the House and Senate vote to override President Obama's veto of a bill that would make it easier to sue the government of Saudi Arabia for acts of terrorism, the families and victims of the Sept. 11, 2001, attacks will be handed a powerful new... Read more
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Ekklesia
UK fails to check whether Saudi police training led to tortureThe UK has failed to check whether training it has provided to Saudi police has
UK fails to check whether Saudi police training led to torture
Ekklesia / Posted yesterday
The UK has failed to check whether training it has provided to Saudi police has contributed to abuses including torture and the death penalty, new research by human rights organisation Reprieve has revealed. Since 2009, the British College of... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
The world beat Somali pirates. Can it stop West African piracy?vessels along the coastline without having to worry about coast guards or polic
The world beat Somali pirates. Can it stop West African piracy?
Chicago Tribune / Posted yesterday
vessels along the coastline without having to worry about coast guards or police. In November 2009, the pirates captured a Saudi supertanker, Sirius Star, and eventually released the ship for a ransom of $3 million, which was parachuted onto the... Read more
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dna
America’s terrorism dilemmaof the victims of September 11, 2001, terror attacks in New York and Washington
America’s terrorism dilemma
dna / Posted yesterday
of the victims of September 11, 2001, terror attacks in New York and Washington, and that it was clearly aimed against Saudi Arabia. It was indeed a calculated political move because the legislation was mooted 15 years after the attack, and it... Read more
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Oregon Daily Emerald
[Access denied]ramps were installed,” Gerdes said of the library back in the 1980s. “Those day
[Access denied]
Oregon Daily Emerald / Posted yesterday
ramps were installed,” Gerdes said of the library back in the 1980s. “Those days are long gone.” Friendly Hall, McArthur Court and Volcanology Hall are several of the major hurdles for the school to overcome according to Gerdes. Built in... Read more
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