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Civil Georgia
Georgian PM Meets ICC Prosecutor in MunichGeorgian Prime Minister Giorgi Kvirikashvili met on the sideline of the Munich
Georgian PM Meets ICC Prosecutor in Munich
Civil Georgia / Posted 2 hours ago
Georgian Prime Minister Giorgi Kvirikashvili met on the sideline of the Munich Security Conference on February 13 with Prosecutor of the International Criminal Court (ICC), Fatou Bensouda, who is investigating August 2008 war. In late January the... Read more
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News 24 South Africa
UN: Syrian families plagued by disappearancesA Syrian girl makes her way through debris following reported air strikes in Ha
UN: Syrian families plagued by disappearances
News 24 South Africa / Posted 4 hours ago
A Syrian girl makes her way through debris following reported air strikes in Hammuriyeh on the outskirts of Damascus. (Abdulmonam Eassa. AFP) Rabat - UN experts have raised the alarm over enforced disappearances in Syria, which has been ravaged by... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Does Kenya Still Have IDPs in Camps? Many People Are UnsureIn this week's press review we look at why so many Kenyans are suspicious of cl
Does Kenya Still Have IDPs in Camps? Many People Are Unsure
AllAfrica.com / Posted 6 hours ago
In this week's press review we look at why so many Kenyans are suspicious of claims that there are still some genuine IDPs left to be resettled eight years after the PEV. The Kenyan cases at the ICC tend to suck all the oxygen of publicity out of... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Friday is Make or Break for Ruto and Who Is Leaking ICC Information to Kenyan Newspapers?In this week's press round up, we predict what's going to be on the front page
Friday is Make or Break for Ruto and Who Is Leaking ICC Information to Kenyan Newspapers?
AllAfrica.com / Posted 6 hours ago
In this week's press round up, we predict what's going to be on the front page of all Kenyan newspapers on Saturday and ask who is giving confidential information about the Kenyan ICC cases to local news outlets. Unless something else truly... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
ICC Appeals Chamber Rejects Use of Recanted Evidence in Ruto and Sang CaseFollowing the decision of the ICC Appeals Chamber not to allow prior recorded t
ICC Appeals Chamber Rejects Use of Recanted Evidence in Ruto and Sang Case
AllAfrica.com / Posted 6 hours ago
Following the decision of the ICC Appeals Chamber not to allow prior recorded testimony in the Ruto and Sang case, The Hague Trials Kenya put a number of questions to Dov Jacobs, an assistant professor of law at Leiden University. Q: Can you explain... Read more
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Daily Dispatch
Govt sticks to Bashir immunityThe South African government argued in court yesterday that it was not obliged
Govt sticks to Bashir immunity
Daily Dispatch / Posted 7 hours ago
The South African government argued in court yesterday that it was not obliged to arrest Sudanese President Omar al-Bashir during his visit to the country last June because he had immunity. Bashir is wanted by the International Criminal Court (ICC)... Read more
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The Malaysian Insider
UN says families of ‘disappeared’ Syrians have no recourse Published: 13 February 2016 8:26 AM Civilians walk along a deserted street i
UN says families of ‘disappeared’ Syrians have no recourse
The Malaysian Insider / Posted 14 hours ago
Published: 13 February 2016 8:26 AM Civilians walk along a deserted street in the rebel held al-Ghariyah al-Gharbiyah town, in Deraa province, Syria. – Reuters pic, February 13, 2016.UN... Read more
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Salon.com
ICC blocks use of 5 witnesses who pulled out of Kenya caseTHE HAGUE, Netherlands (AP) — International Criminal Court appeals judges have
ICC blocks use of 5 witnesses who pulled out of Kenya case
Salon.com / Posted 21 hours ago
THE HAGUE, Netherlands (AP) — International Criminal Court appeals judges have ruled that statements made by five witnesses who later changed their stories or refused to testify against Kenya’s deputy president cannot be used as evidence. The move... Read more
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Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news
Kenya's Ruto wins ICC appeal against using recanted testimoniesTHE HAGUE - Kenyan Deputy President William Ruto on Friday won an appeal at the
Kenya's Ruto wins ICC appeal against using recanted testimonies
Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news / Posted 22 hours ago
THE HAGUE - Kenyan Deputy President William Ruto on Friday won an appeal at the International Criminal Court which ruled prosecutors cannot use recanted testimonies in his crimes against humanity case. Former Kenyan vice-president William Ruto... Read more
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News 24 South Africa
Dutch serial rapist gets maximum 16yrsThe Hague - A Dutch man found guilty of committing four rapes and suspected of
Dutch serial rapist gets maximum 16yrs
News 24 South Africa / Posted 23 hours ago
The Hague - A Dutch man found guilty of committing four rapes and suspected of a raft of others about two decades, ago was sentenced to 16 years in jail on Friday. The 52-year-old man, identified simply as Gerard T because of Dutch privacy laws, was... Read more
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The Moscow Times
Russian Students Call on UN to Stop Obama's Aggression (Students at several Russian universities have released a video message in which
Russian Students Call on UN to Stop Obama's Aggression (
The Moscow Times / Posted 23 hours ago
Students at several Russian universities have released a video message in which they call on the United Nations to stop the “aggression” of U.S. President Barack Obama and demand that he be prosecuted for �the thousands of lives he has taken.� �We... Read more
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iafrica.com
Al-Bashir had immunity, argues govtSudan president Omar al-Bashir. Credit: AFP The South African government argue
Al-Bashir had immunity, argues govt
iafrica.com / Posted yesterday
Sudan president Omar al-Bashir. Credit: AFP The South African government argued in court Friday that it was not obliged to arrest Sudanese President Omar al-Bashir during his visit to the country last June because he had immunity. Bashir is wanted... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Srebrenica general died of natural causes, war crimes court saysAMSTERDAM: Bosnian Serb general Zdravko Tolimir, who was sentenced to life in p
Srebrenica general died of natural causes, war crimes court says
Channel NewsAsia / Posted yesterday
AMSTERDAM: Bosnian Serb general Zdravko Tolimir, who was sentenced to life in prison for crimes including his role in the massacre of 8,000 Muslim men and boys in Srebrenica, died of natural causes this week, the court that convicted him... Read more
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The Star
Srebrenica general died of natural causes, war crimes court saysAMSTERDAM (Reuters) - Bosnian Serb general Zdravko Tolimir, who was sentenced t
Srebrenica general died of natural causes, war crimes court says
The Star / Posted yesterday
AMSTERDAM (Reuters) - Bosnian Serb general Zdravko Tolimir, who was sentenced to life in prison for crimes including his role in the massacre of 8,000 Muslim men and boys in Srebrenica, died of natural causes this week, the court that convicted him... Read more
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iol.co.za
Dutch serial rapist jailed for 16 yearsThe Hague - A Dutch man found guilty of committing four rapes and suspected of
Dutch serial rapist jailed for 16 years
iol.co.za / Posted yesterday
The Hague - A Dutch man found guilty of committing four rapes and suspected of a raft of others some two decades ago was sentenced to 16 years in jail on Friday. The 52-year-old man, identified simply as Gerard T because of Dutch privacy laws, was... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
The ICC - Tread CarefullyThe accusation being leveled against the International Criminal Court (ICC) tha
The ICC - Tread Carefully
AllAfrica.com / Posted yesterday
The accusation being leveled against the International Criminal Court (ICC) that it is biased against African leaders is getting extremely strong. Ever since its establishment in 2002 the ICC has been seen to be pursuing or prosecuting only African... Read more
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Reuters
Srebrenica general died of natural causes, war crimes court saysZdravko Tolimir, a Bosnian Serb general convicted of genocide in the 1995 Srebr
Srebrenica general died of natural causes, war crimes court says
Reuters / Posted yesterday
Zdravko Tolimir, a Bosnian Serb general convicted of genocide in the 1995 Srebrenica massacre, is escorted by U.N. security guards as he arrives in the courtroom of the the Yugoslav war crimes tribunal who delivered its judgment in his appeal case in... Read more
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Daily Mail
Are these the most gruesome inventions in history?An ancient Greek bull that boils its victims, the heretic's fork for blasphemer
Are these the most gruesome inventions in history?
Daily Mail / Posted yesterday
An ancient Greek bull that boils its victims, the heretic's fork for blasphemers and the excruciating 'choke pear': How It Works magazine feature highlights some heinous inventions used in torture,... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Laurent Gbagbo - Guilty As ChargedIMMEDIATE past president of Cote d' Ivoire, Laurent Gbagbo was on January 28, 2
Laurent Gbagbo - Guilty As Charged
AllAfrica.com / Posted yesterday
IMMEDIATE past president of Cote d' Ivoire, Laurent Gbagbo was on January 28, 2016 hurled before the International Criminal Court (ICC) in the Hague charged with crimes against humanity. He had already spent five years in jail awaiting trial by a... Read more
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Daily Mail
Amal Clooney meets Angela Merkel to discuss migrant crisisGeorge Clooney meets the most powerful woman in Europe... and takes her to see
Amal Clooney meets Angela Merkel to discuss migrant crisis
Daily Mail / Posted yesterday
George Clooney meets the most powerful woman in Europe... and takes her to see Angela Merkel: After her meeting with David Cameron, Amal discusses migration with German leader A-list couple discussed migrant crisis over coffee with German... Read more
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Swissinfo
Philippines considers two-way sea talks with China - if wins case at The HagueMANILA (Reuters) - The Philippines may consider two-way talks with China to res
Philippines considers two-way sea talks with China - if wins case at The Hague
Swissinfo / Posted yesterday
MANILA (Reuters) - The Philippines may consider two-way talks with China to resolve a territorial dispute in the South China Sea but only if it wins its case with Beijing at an arbitration tribunal in The Hague, Manila's foreign minister said on... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Philippines considers two-way sea talks with China - if wins case at The HagueMANILA: The Philippines may consider two-way talks with China to resolve a terr
Philippines considers two-way sea talks with China - if wins case at The Hague
Channel NewsAsia / Posted yesterday
MANILA: The Philippines may consider two-way talks with China to resolve a territorial dispute in the South China Sea but only if it wins its case with Beijing at an arbitration tribunal in The Hague, Manila's foreign minister said on Friday. China... Read more
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iol.co.za
The great divide about ICC is understandableAs government goes to court over the Omar al-Bashir incident, detractors ask wh
The great divide about ICC is understandable
iol.co.za / Posted yesterday
As government goes to court over the Omar al-Bashir incident, detractors ask why Africans are targeted when Tony Blair ran with an illegal war, writes Janet Smith. The International Criminal Court (ICC) didn’t get a date with Big Daddy. Idi Amin was... Read more
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Pilipino Star
DFA chief: Philippines should initiate talks with China after Hague rulingMANILA, Philippines - Outgoing Foreign Affairs Secretary Albert del Rosario on
DFA chief: Philippines should initiate talks with China after Hague ruling
Pilipino Star / Posted yesterday
MANILA, Philippines - Outgoing Foreign Affairs Secretary Albert del Rosario on Friday suggested that the Philippines should initiate bilateral talks with China if the Permanent Court of Arbitration in The Hague, Netherlands will rule in its... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
DP Ruto to Know Fate of ICC CaseFriday is Deputy President William Ruto's moment of truth as the International
DP Ruto to Know Fate of ICC Case
AllAfrica.com / Posted yesterday
Friday is Deputy President William Ruto's moment of truth as the International Criminal Court delivers its decision on the use of recanted testimony at 6.30pm. The decision to use Rule 68 in the Kenyan post-election violence case would have a... Read more
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Belfast Telegraph
Exploris saved: Northern Ireland's only aquarium to reopen in summer after £1.5m investment A rescued seal at Exploris in PortaferryPortaferry's Exploris aquarium faced
Exploris saved: Northern Ireland's only aquarium to reopen in summer after £1.5m investment
Belfast Telegraph / Posted yesterday
A rescued seal at Exploris in PortaferryPortaferry's Exploris aquarium faced threat of closurePortaferry's Exploris aquarium faced threat of... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Working On What Matters Most for International Justice in AfricaWhile the African Union (AU) and some African states are caught up in debates a
Working On What Matters Most for International Justice in Africa
AllAfrica.com / Posted yesterday
While the African Union (AU) and some African states are caught up in debates about the relevance of the International Criminal Court (ICC) for Africa, the Institute for Security Studies (ISS) has focused on what matters most - how to secure justice... Read more
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Inquirier.net
US to expand war drills in S. China SeaCHINAWATCH The American aircraft carrier USS Abraham Lincoln transiting the Ind
US to expand war drills in S. China Sea
Inquirier.net / Posted yesterday
CHINAWATCH The American aircraft carrier USS Abraham Lincoln transiting the Indian Ocean. AP CAMP H.M SMITH, Hawaii—The chief of the US forces in the Pacific on Wednesday defended US freedom of navigation operations in the disputed South China Sea,... Read more
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Manila Standard Today
Campaign promisesPromises, promises, promises. Of all the campaign promises presidential candida
Campaign promises
Manila Standard Today / Posted yesterday
Promises, promises, promises. Of all the campaign promises presidential candidates make, the hardest one to keep would be in the jobs department. Even as the country heads into the May 9 elections, global factors, particularly the oil glut and its... Read more
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Offshore Magazine
Court approves Shell-BG mergerOffshore staff THE HAGUE, the Netherlands and READING, UK –The High Court of J
Court approves Shell-BG merger
Offshore Magazine / Posted yesterday
Offshore staff THE HAGUE, the Netherlands and READING, UK –The High Court of Justice of England and Wales has sanctioned the merger between Royal Dutch Shell plc and BG Group, the two companies announced. The effective date of the scheme is... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Chad's former ruler Habre awaits ruling in landmark human rights trialDAKAR: Chad's former ruler Hissene Habre faces a three-month wait to learn his
Chad's former ruler Habre awaits ruling in landmark human rights trial
Channel NewsAsia / Posted yesterday
DAKAR: Chad's former ruler Hissene Habre faces a three-month wait to learn his fate after a landmark human rights trial in Senegal at which victims gave harrowing accounts of arbitrary detention, torture and prisoners being forced to dig mass... Read more
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Inquirier.net
Agenda of the next president: Peace and orderStarting Feb. 9, 2016, the Inquirer is coming out with a 10-part series on pres
Agenda of the next president: Peace and order
Inquirier.net / Posted yesterday
Starting Feb. 9, 2016, the Inquirer is coming out with a 10-part series on pressing national concerns that should be high on the agenda of the five contenders in the May 9 presidential election. The series should help Filipinos choose wisely the... Read more
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Toronto Star
NATO dispatches Canadian warship to Aegean Sea to help with refugee crisisDuring a visit to The Hague on Wednesday, Turkish Prime Minister Ahmet Davutogl
NATO dispatches Canadian warship to Aegean Sea to help with refugee crisis
Toronto Star / Posted yesterday
During a visit to The Hague on Wednesday, Turkish Prime Minister Ahmet Davutoglu said he and his Dutch counterpart, Mark Rutte, agreed to work together with NATO and Frontex, the European Union’s border agency, “against the human traffickers who... Read more
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The Seattle Times
NATO warships ordered to Aegean to help with migrant crisisBRUSSELS (AP) — NATO’s European commander on Thursday ordered three warships to
NATO warships ordered to Aegean to help with migrant crisis
The Seattle Times / Posted yesterday
BRUSSELS (AP) — NATO’s European commander on Thursday ordered three warships to move immediately to the Aegean Sea to help end the deadly smuggling of migrants between Turkey and Greece. Jens Stoltenberg, the NATO secretary-general, said the... Read more
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DutchNews.nl
Community service for gang who attacked refugee centreFifteen men who tried to storm a sports centre where nearly 150 asylum seekers
Community service for gang who attacked refugee centre
DutchNews.nl / Posted yesterday
Fifteen men who tried to storm a sports centre where nearly 150 asylum seekers were living temporarily have been given community service sentences of between 40 to 120 hours by judges in Utrecht. Eight of the men were found guilty of launching the... Read more
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DutchNews.nl
Privacy groups slam new Dutch police hack lawPrivacy watchdogs and lawyers organisations are highly criticial of draft Dutch
Privacy groups slam new Dutch police hack law
DutchNews.nl / Posted 2 days ago
Privacy watchdogs and lawyers organisations are highly criticial of draft Dutch legislation which will give the police what they say are ‘unprecedented’ powers to hack phones and internet. Currently police are only allowed to hack into computers and... Read more
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The Globe and Mail
Canadian warship part of NATO flotilla targeting deadly refugee smuggling in AegeanNATO’s European commander on Thursday ordered three warships to move immediatel
Canadian warship part of NATO flotilla targeting deadly refugee smuggling in Aegean
The Globe and Mail / Posted 2 days ago
NATO’s European commander on Thursday ordered three warships to move immediately to the Aegean Sea to help end the deadly smuggling of refugees between Turkey and Greece. Jens Stoltenberg, the NATO secretary-general, said the warships, now under... Read more
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CBC.ca
NATO fleet with Canadian warship deployed to stop migrant smuggling in AegeanNATO's European commander on Thursday ordered three warships — including Canada
NATO fleet with Canadian warship deployed to stop migrant smuggling in Aegean
CBC.ca / Posted 2 days ago
NATO's European commander on Thursday ordered three warships — including Canada's HMCS Fredericton — to move immediately to the Aegean Sea to help end the deadly smuggling of migrants between Turkey and Greece. Jens Stoltenberg, the NATO... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Schlumberger-Cameron Merger ClearedSchlumberger Limited and Cameron International Corporation have jointly announc
Schlumberger-Cameron Merger Cleared
AllAfrica.com / Posted 2 days ago
Schlumberger Limited and Cameron International Corporation have jointly announced that the European Commission has cleared their proposed merger without any conditions following a Phase 1 review. As previously announced, the U.S. Department of... Read more
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KPLC Lake Charles
NATO warships ordered to Aegean to help with migrant crisisBRUSSELS (AP) - NATO's European commander on Thursday ordered three warships to
NATO warships ordered to Aegean to help with migrant crisis
KPLC Lake Charles / Posted 2 days ago
BRUSSELS (AP) - NATO's European commander on Thursday ordered three warships to move immediately to the Aegean Sea to help end the deadly smuggling of migrants between Turkey and Greece. Jens Stoltenberg, the NATO secretary-general, said the... Read more
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Belfast Telegraph
Nato warships ordered to Aegean Sea to help with migrant crisis Secretary general Jens Stoltenberg at Nato headquarters in Brussels (AP) Nat
Nato warships ordered to Aegean Sea to help with migrant crisis
Belfast Telegraph / Posted 2 days ago
Secretary general Jens Stoltenberg at Nato headquarters in Brussels (AP) Nato's European commander has ordered three warships to move immediately to the Aegean Sea to help end the... Read more
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WLOX-TV Biloxi
NATO warships ordered to Aegean to help with migrant crisisBRUSSELS (AP) - NATO's European commander on Thursday ordered three warships to
NATO warships ordered to Aegean to help with migrant crisis
WLOX-TV Biloxi / Posted 2 days ago
BRUSSELS (AP) - NATO's European commander on Thursday ordered three warships to move immediately to the Aegean Sea to help end the deadly smuggling of migrants between Turkey and Greece. Jens Stoltenberg, the NATO secretary-general, said the... Read more
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KGTV San Diego
NATO warships ordered to Aegean to help with migrant crisisBRUSSELS (AP) — NATO's European commander on Thursday ordered three warships to
NATO warships ordered to Aegean to help with migrant crisis
KGTV San Diego / Posted 2 days ago
BRUSSELS (AP) — NATO's European commander on Thursday ordered three warships to move immediately to the Aegean Sea to help end the deadly smuggling of migrants between Turkey and Greece. Jens Stoltenberg, the NATO secretary-general, said the... Read more
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News 24 South Africa
Nato warships ordered to Aegean to help with migrant crisis2016-02-11 14:05 Brussels - Nato's European commander on Thursday ordered thre
Nato warships ordered to Aegean to help with migrant crisis
News 24 South Africa / Posted 2 days ago
2016-02-11 14:05 Brussels - Nato's European commander on Thursday ordered three warships to move immediately to the Aegean Sea to help end the deadly smuggling of migrants between Turkey and... Read more
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The Oklahoman
Carter: NATO to draw up plans to counter people smugglingBRUSSELS (AP) — NATO military authorities will draw up plans for how the allian
Carter: NATO to draw up plans to counter people smuggling
The Oklahoman / Posted 2 days ago
BRUSSELS (AP) — NATO military authorities will draw up plans for how the alliance could help shut down illegal migration and smuggling of people across the Aegean Sea, U.S. Defense Secretary Ash Carter said Thursday. Carter made the announcement at... Read more
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CTV News
NATO warships head to Aegean Sea to help with migrant crisisBRUSSELS - NATO's European commander on Thursday ordered three warships to move
NATO warships head to Aegean Sea to help with migrant crisis
CTV News / Posted 2 days ago
BRUSSELS - NATO's European commander on Thursday ordered three warships to move immediately to the Aegean Sea to help end the deadly smuggling of migrants between Turkey and Greece. Jens Stoltenberg, the NATO secretary-general, said the warships,... Read more
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KMGH 7 Denver
NATO Maritime Group being ordered into Aegean to help end smuggling of migrantsBRUSSELS (AP) — NATO military authorities will draw up plans for how the allian
NATO Maritime Group being ordered into Aegean to help end smuggling of migrants
KMGH 7 Denver / Posted 2 days ago
BRUSSELS (AP) — NATO military authorities will draw up plans for how the alliance could help shut down illegal migration and smuggling of people across the Aegean Sea, U.S. Defense Secretary Ash Carter said Thursday. Carter made the announcement at... Read more
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KTNV Las Vegas
NATO Maritime Group being ordered into Aegean to help end smuggling of migrantsBRUSSELS (AP) — NATO military authorities will draw up plans for how the allian
NATO Maritime Group being ordered into Aegean to help end smuggling of migrants
KTNV Las Vegas / Posted 2 days ago
BRUSSELS (AP) — NATO military authorities will draw up plans for how the alliance could help shut down illegal migration and smuggling of people across the Aegean Sea, U.S. Defense Secretary Ash Carter said Thursday. Carter made the announcement at... Read more
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WBOC Salisbury
Carter: NATO to draw up plans to counter people smugglingBRUSSELS (AP) - NATO military authorities will draw up plans for how the allian
Carter: NATO to draw up plans to counter people smuggling
WBOC Salisbury / Posted 2 days ago
BRUSSELS (AP) - NATO military authorities will draw up plans for how the alliance could help shut down illegal migration and smuggling of people across the Aegean Sea, U.S. Defense Secretary Ash Carter said Thursday. Carter made the announcement at... Read more
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Brandon Sun
Carter: NATO to draw up plans to counter people smugglingU.S. Secretary of Defense Ash Carter speaks during a media conference at NATO h
Carter: NATO to draw up plans to counter people smuggling
Brandon Sun / Posted 2 days ago
U.S. Secretary of Defense Ash Carter speaks during a media conference at NATO headquarters in Brussels on Thursday, Feb. 11, 2016. NATO defense ministers met for a second day on Thursday to discuss Turkey’s request to help deal with Europe’s ongoing... Read more
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