Tag Archives: CIA

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World leaders pressed for response to Paris attacks

ANTALYA, Turkey (AP) — Pressed for a strong response to the Islamic State group's assault on Paris, the world's top industrial & developing nations are set to outline their coordinated…

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New testimony shows Clinton 'devastated' by Benghazi attack

WASHINGTON (AP) — A "devastated" Hillary Rodham Clinton worked late into the night on Sept. 11, 2012, trying to protect her people caught in an attack on a diplomatic outpost…

Judge may end impasse that halted 9/11 case at Guantanamo

GUANTANAMO BAY NAVAL BASE, Cuba (AP) — A lurching effort to try five prisoners at Guantanamo Bay by military commission for the Sept. 11 attack came to an abrupt halt…

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China blast zone evacuated over contamination fear; 104 dead

TIANJIN, China (AP) — New small explosions rocked a disaster zone in the Chinese port of Tianjin on Saturday as teams scrambled to clear dangerous chemical contamination & found several…

What Made This Man Betray His Country?

His family & friends called him Adik. His eyes were the color of ash, under a broad forehead & thick brown hair, with a crook in the bridge of his…

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Nagasaki Memorial Amid Row Over Defence Bill

Prime Minister Shinzo Abe has called for a nuclear weapons-free Japan as he marked the 70th anniversary of the atomic bombing of Nagasaki. Mr Abe had come under criticism for…

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Death toll from Mali hotel attack rises to 12

BAMAKO (Reuters) – A total of 12 people, including five soldiers & three hostages, died after suspected Islamist militants siezed a hotel in central Mali used by United Nations staff,…

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EU clears Nokia's acquisition of Alcatel-Lucent

BRUSSELS (Reuters) – The European Commission said on Friday it had approved Finnish telecom equipment group Nokia's planned purchase of Alcatel-Lucent because the two were not close competitors & would…

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Seventeen Killed In Afghan Suicide Car Bomb

At least 17 civilians have been killed in a suicide car bombing near a US base in Afghanistan's eastern province of Khost. The blast went off at a military roadblock…

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Court begins hearing Philippines, China dispute over South China Sea

By Toby Sterling AMSTERDAM (Reuters) – The Philippines argued at a closed hearing on Tuesday that an international court should intervene in its dispute with China over the right to…