Monthly Archives: September 2016

US has 'a few more surprises' for Pacific, defense chief says

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The US will “sharpen our military edge” in the face of Chinese territorial expansionism and other regional threats as it embarks on the next phase of its pivot to Asia, the US defense secretary said Thursday,
The US will “sharpen our military edge” in the face of Chinese territorial expansionism and other regional threats as it embarks on the next phase of its pivot to Asia, the US defense secretary said Thursday,
US has 'a few more surprises' for Pacific, defense chief says

Will peace be buried with Peres?

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Reacting to the news that her 93-year-old former boss had died, former Israeli Foreign Minister Tzipi Livni raised the issue on everyone’s mind: she was worried “peace would be buried with Shimon Peres.”
Reacting to the news that her 93-year-old former boss had died, former Israeli Foreign Minister Tzipi Livni raised the issue on everyone’s mind: she was worried “peace would be buried with Shimon Peres.”
Will peace be buried with Peres?

Iraqi housewife 'cooked the heads' of ISIS fighters

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“Shut up and stay still,” the woman in black fatigues and a black headscarf snapped over her shoulder at the armed men behind her as she sat down for an interview.
“Shut up and stay still,” the woman in black fatigues and a black headscarf snapped over her shoulder at the armed men behind her as she sat down for an interview.
Iraqi housewife 'cooked the heads' of ISIS fighters

US, Iraq agree to send more American troops

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The US and Iraq have agreed on a plan that could send approximately 500 additional US troops to Iraq in the coming days to assist Iraqi forces in the battle to retake Mosul from ISIS.
The US and Iraq have agreed on a plan that could send approximately 500 additional US troops to Iraq in the coming days to assist Iraqi forces in the battle to retake Mosul from ISIS.
US, Iraq agree to send more American troops

World reacts

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Former Israeli Prime Minister, President and Nobel laureate Shimon Peres is dead, according to Israel’s Channel 2 and Channel 10.
Former Israeli Prime Minister, President and Nobel laureate Shimon Peres is dead, according to Israel’s Channel 2 and Channel 10.
World reacts

Former Israeli PM and Nobel Peace Prize winner dies at 93

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Shimon Peres, the longtime Israeli elder statesman who shared a Nobel Prize for forging a peace deal between Israelis and Palestinians, served as a constant force for generations in Israeli politics.
Shimon Peres, the longtime Israeli elder statesman who shared a Nobel Prize for forging a peace deal between Israelis and Palestinians, served as a constant force for generations in Israeli politics.
Former Israeli PM and Nobel Peace Prize winner dies at 93

'Ghost city' of Aleppo

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Monther Etaky had gotten used to the sound of barrel bombs dropping on Aleppo. The 28-year-old graphic designer even managed to sleep normally, but in recent days that’s changed.
Monther Etaky had gotten used to the sound of barrel bombs dropping on Aleppo. The 28-year-old graphic designer even managed to sleep normally, but in recent days that’s changed.
'Ghost city' of Aleppo

Trump repeats falsehoods on 'birtherism' and Iraq War support

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Hillary Clinton and Donald Trump clashed Monday in their first head-to-head debate of the general election season, with Trump in particular straying from the truth, CNN’s Reality Check Team found.
Hillary Clinton and Donald Trump clashed Monday in their first head-to-head debate of the general election season, with Trump in particular straying from the truth, CNN’s Reality Check Team found.
Trump repeats falsehoods on 'birtherism' and Iraq War support