Archive for June, 2014

New airport security measures considered amid bomb concerns – CNN

Monday, June 30th, 2014

New airport security measures considered amid bomb concerns
CNN
(CNN) -- The U.S. is considering new security measures at airports due to increased concern that terrorists from al Qaeda in the Arabian Peninsula are developing explosives designed to avoid detection by current security screening, U.S. officials tell CNN.

View on Migration: Fighting sexual violence with tech – The Women’s International Perspective

Monday, June 30th, 2014

View on Migration: Fighting sexual violence with tech
The Women's International Perspective
by Imogen Mathers, SciDevNet, UK – “Evidence could be collected using satellite imagery of population dispersals and troop movements, or mobile phone applications that store and analyse data on mass violence patterns, types of violation, and the age ...

Egypt bomb blasts kill two policemen

Monday, June 30th, 2014
Two Egyptian policemen are killed while trying to defuse bombs that exploded near the presidential palace in Cairo, interior ministry officials say.

IS ‘may attempt 7/7 rerun’ in Europe – gulfnews.com

Monday, June 30th, 2014

gulfnews.com

IS 'may attempt 7/7 rerun' in Europe
gulfnews.com
London: European militants fighting in the Middle East pose a “likely” terror threat on their return home, with some boasting the necessary bomb-making skills to attempt a 7/7 style attack, experts warn. An estimated 400 Britons and more than 250 ...

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Decision day on ObamaCare birth control rule – Washington Examiner

Monday, June 30th, 2014

Decision day on ObamaCare birth control rule
Washington Examiner
Unlike prior interviews with liberal media outlets, Kelly pressed Ayers on how his own girlfriend died with two others while building a nail-filled bomb intended to rip through a dance hall filled with U.S. soldiers, his current wife, once at the top ...

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VIDEO: Isis bulldozes into ‘Islamic state’

Monday, June 30th, 2014
Jihadist militant group Isis has said it is establishing a caliphate, or Islamic state, on the territories it controls in Iraq and Syria.

Unabomber asked man awaiting trial to stop writing – Washington Times

Monday, June 30th, 2014

Unabomber asked man awaiting trial to stop writing
Washington Times
Anson Chi wrote several letters to Kaczynski, who is serving life in prison for killing three people and injuring 23 during a nationwide bombing spree between 1978 and 1995. According to letters reviewed by The Dallas Morning News (http://bit.ly ...

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Blasts kill officer near Egypt presidential palace – New Zealand Herald

Monday, June 30th, 2014

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Blasts kill officer near Egypt presidential palace
New Zealand Herald
CAIRO (AP) Two homemade bombs went off on Monday near Egypt's presidential palace in Cairo, killing a senior police officer and wounding six people, security officials said. They said the first bomb wounded three street cleaners, while the second ...
Police officer killed in blast near Egypt's presidential palace - sourcesReuters Africa
Police Colonel killed, 3 injured in Egypt palace blastP.M. News

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Bombs found outside Egyptian presidential palace kill 2 – CNN

Monday, June 30th, 2014

CNN

Bombs found outside Egyptian presidential palace kill 2
CNN
(CNN) -- Two police officers were killed Monday while trying to detonate bombs found outside the Egyptian Presidential Palace, the interior ministry said. Three bombs were found outside the palace in Cairo. One officer died and three were wounded when ...
Blasts kill officer near Egypt presidential palaceNew Zealand Herald

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Rotana Hotel Management eyes Africa expansion

Monday, June 30th, 2014
Hospitality management firm Rotana is looking to expand in Africa and has no plans in the near future for an initial public offering, a senior official told Zawya.