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Oct 14, 2014 No Comments ›› Ayala Chaviva

Members of the 'No Surrender' biker gang are fighting against Islamic State militants in northern Iraq (AFP Photo/Olaf Kraak) The Hague (AFP) - The Dutch public prosecutor said on Tuesday that motorbike gang members who have reportedly joined Kurds battling the Islamic State group in Iraq are not necessarily committing any crime. "Joining a foreign armed force ...

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Oct 14, 2014 No Comments ›› Ayala Chaviva

BERLIN – A United Nations medical worker who was infected with Ebola in Liberia has died despite "intensive medical procedures," a German hospital said Tuesday. The St. Georg hospital in Leipzig said the 56-year-old man, whose name has not been released, died overnight of the infection. It released no further details and did not answer ...

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Oct 14, 2014 No Comments ›› Chuck Biscuits

GENEVA (AP) — The death rate in the Ebola outbreak has risen to 70 percent and there could be up to 10,000 new cases a week in two months, the World Health Organization warned Tuesday. WHO assistant director-general Dr. Bruce Aylward gave the grim figures during a news conference in Geneva. Previously, WHO had estimated the ...

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Oct 14, 2014 No Comments ›› Chuck Biscuits

View of the blazing Municipal Palace in Protesters torched part of the government headquarters of Mexico's southern state of Guerrero amid demonstrations demanding the return of 43 students missing since an attack by gang-linked police (AFP Photo/Yuri Cortez) Riot police take positions after students set the Municipal Palace on fire in Chilpancingo, Guerrero, on ...

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Oct 14, 2014 No Comments ›› Chuck Biscuits

BEIRUT (Reuters) - Small groups of Syrians are hunting down Islamic State fighters in one of their main strongholds in eastern Syria in a new guerrilla campaign that has emerged as a response to the Islamists' growing brutality. The main aim is to generate fear in Islamic State's ranks, said the head of "White Shroud" ...

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Oct 13, 2014 No Comments ›› Darby Crash

Excerpted from The Hill: ran’s president said Monday that the country is certain to reach a deal with the West over its nuclear program. He also said he thought that such a deal would happen by late November. "A nuclear settlement is certain," President Hassan Rouhani said on a live television broadcast, according to Reuters. Representatives from ...

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Oct 13, 2014 No Comments ›› Ayala Chaviva

LONDON (Reuters) - British lawmakers voted in favor of recognizing Palestine as a state on Monday in a move which will not alter the government's stance on the issue, but which carries symbolic value for Palestinians in their pursuit of international recognition. Britain does not classify Palestine as a state, but says it could do so ...

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Oct 13, 2014 No Comments ›› Ayala Chaviva

Photos obtained by Middle East Review of International Affairs show Kurdish casualties with the telltale signs of chemical weapons poisoning, says a new report. (MERIA) Via FOX NEWS: Disturbing new photos of ethnic Kurds killed by Islamic State fighters are stoking fears the terrorist army may be using chemical weapons seized from Saddam Hussein’s old arsenals, according ...

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Oct 13, 2014 No Comments ›› Ayala Chaviva

U.S. troops remove a damaged vehicle, which was hit by a suicide attack, in Kabul October 13, 2014. A suicide car bomber rammed a foreign convoy along a major road out of Afghanistan's capital Kabul early on Monday, killing at least one person, authorities said. (REUTERS/Omar Sobhani) (Reuters) - A suicide car bomber rammed a NATO ...

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Oct 13, 2014 No Comments ›› Chuck Biscuits

(CNSNews.com) – The Islamic State in Iraq and Syria says that shari’a law allows the enslavement of women from Iraq’s Yazidi minority because they are pagans, a religious class deemed even worse than “apostates” like Christians and Jews who may be given the convert-or-die option. An article in the latest edition of the terrorist group’s propaganda ...

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Oct 13, 2014 No Comments ›› Chuck Biscuits

Excerpted from The Guardian: Turkey has not reached a new agreement to let the US use its Incirlik airbase in the fight against Islamic State (Isis) militants, and talks are continuing on the subject, the Turkish prime minister’s office has said, in comments that run contrary to a statement made by US national security adviser ...

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Oct 13, 2014 No Comments ›› Chuck Biscuits

Beirut (AFP) - The Islamic State group poured in reinforcements Sunday for its nearly month-long siege of Kobane as the Syrian town's Kurdish defenders kept up their high-profile resistance. IS has sustained serious losses in the battle for the town despite their superior armour, with at least 36 of its fighters killed on Saturday alone, the ...

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Oct 13, 2014 No Comments ›› Chuck Biscuits

Mursitpinar (Turkey) (AFP) - Attacking Islamic State jihadists met firm Kurdish resistance in the Syrian battleground town of Kobane, as neighbouring Turkey heeded pressure to intervene and handed the US access to its air bases. In Iraq however, Islamic State (IS) fighters have government forces under strong pressure, and a roadside bomb killed the police chief ...

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Oct 12, 2014 No Comments ›› Jack Flash

(AFP) Liberia said on Friday it was banning journalists from Ebola clinics, defying media rights campaigners who have warned panicked African governments against "muzzling" reporters in response to the crisis. Government spokesman Isaac Jackson made the announcement as he was questioned on a radio phone-in show about reporters being barred from covering a strike at a ...

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Oct 12, 2014 No Comments ›› Jack Flash

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Oct 12, 2014 No Comments ›› Jack Flash

Beirut (AFP) - A Kurdish woman fighter is leading the battle against Islamic State jihadists in the Syrian battleground town of Kobane, a monitoring group and activists said Sunday. "Mayssa Abdo, known by the nom-de-guerre of Narin Afrin, is commanding the YPG in Kobane along with Mahmud Barkhodan," Syrian Observatory for Human Rights head Rami Abdel ...

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Oct 12, 2014 No Comments ›› Jack Flash

Turkish Kurds watch over the Syrian town of Kobani as they stand on top of a hill near Mursitpinar border crossing in the southeastern Turkish town of Suruc in Sanliurfa province October 11, 2014. MURSITPINAR, Turkey (AP) - Kurdish fighters have been able to halt the advance of the Islamic State of Iraq and Syria ...

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Oct 11, 2014 No Comments ›› Spit Stixx

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Oct 11, 2014 No Comments ›› Spit Stixx

Baghdad (CNN) -- Leaders in Iraq's western Anbar province pleaded Saturday for U.S. ground forces to halt the relentless advance of ISIS, while hundreds of kilometers away in the city of Kobani, Kurdish fighters desperately struggled to hold off the advancing extremist group. The situation in Anbar, just to the west of Baghdad, is "very bad," ...

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Oct 11, 2014 No Comments ›› Spit Stixx

Excerpted from The Los Angeles Times: A Marine reservist held in a Mexican prison on weapons charges is awaiting a judge's ruling that the jurist is ready for closing arguments from defense and prosecution. Once those arguments are submitted, the judge will decide the fate of Sgt. Andrew Tahmooressi, held without bail since April 1 ...

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Oct 11, 2014 No Comments ›› Spit Stixx

He wasn't even supposed to be in the country. He lied to get in by saying he hadn't been in contact with Ebola patients, putting countless lives at jeopardy. He is dead filth.

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Oct 10, 2014 No Comments ›› Ayala Chaviva

(Reuters) - Al Qaeda's wing in Yemen on Friday claimed responsibility for a suicide bomb attack on Yemen's powerful Shi'ite Houthi group that killed at least 47 people. On Thursday, a suicide bomber detonated a belt packed with explosives at a Houthi checkpoint in the center of the capital Sanaa where Houthi supporters were preparing to ...

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Oct 10, 2014 No Comments ›› Ayala Chaviva

Via FREE BEACON: Russia is moving tactical nuclear weapons systems into recently-annexed Crimea while the Obama administration is backing informal talks aimed at cutting U.S. tactical nuclear deployments in Europe. Three senior House Republican leaders wrote to President Obama two weeks ago warning that Moscow will deploy nuclear missiles and bombers armed with long-range air launched cruise ...

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