Archive for August, 2014

Obama’s ‘cautious’ approach on ISIS is panned – CNN

Sunday, August 31st, 2014

Obama's 'cautious' approach on ISIS is panned
CNN
"We can't simply bomb first and ask questions later. We have to have the right targets and the right support in order to be effective in stopping ISIS," he said on CBS News' "Face the Nation." On Friday, Rep. Joe Courtney, D-Connecticut, and others ...

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Putin Threatens Nuclear War Over Ukraine – Daily Beast

Sunday, August 31st, 2014

Newsweek

Putin Threatens Nuclear War Over Ukraine
Daily Beast
For more than a generation, nuclear weapons were considered defensive only. In a few short sentences on Friday, however, Putin made these devices offensive in nature, just another tool to be employed by an aggressor. And to highlight his threat, on Aug.
Russia Has Threatened Nuclear Attack, Says Ukraine Defence MinisterNewsweek
Obama inaction on Ukraine could impede nuclear disarmamentWashington Times
The Hot Air Behind Putin's Nuclear Threats Reuters/Alexander DemianchukThe Fiscal Times
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Iraqi forces ‘reach besieged Amerli’

Sunday, August 31st, 2014
Iraqi forces reach the besieged town of Amerli, where thousands of people have been trapped by jihadists, military officials say.

Bahrain journalist’s sentence upheld

Sunday, August 31st, 2014
A court in Bahrain upholds a 10-year sentence imposed on photojournalist Ahmed Humaidan, as human rights activist Maryam al-Khawaja is arrested.

House, Senate intel chiefs flag Islamic State risk – Washington Times

Sunday, August 31st, 2014

Washington Times

House, Senate intel chiefs flag Islamic State risk
Washington Times
... a Washington state Democrat on the House Armed Services Committee. “We can't simply bomb first and ask questions later.” Story Continues →. previous12next · Entire Story. Copyright © 2014 The Washington Times, LLC. Click here for reprint permission.
Barack Obama urged to take decisive action against ISISDaily Mail

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12 dead in Islamist attack on Somali prison – CNN

Sunday, August 31st, 2014

CNN

12 dead in Islamist attack on Somali prison
CNN
(CNN) -- Islamist rebels dressed in government military uniforms approached the gate of a high security prison in Mogadishu on Sunday, set off a car bomb and fired their way into the building, eyewitness Farah Mohammed told CNN. They were Al-Shabaab ...

US trained Alaskans as secret ‘stay-behind agents’ – Washington Times

Sunday, August 31st, 2014

Washington Times

US trained Alaskans as secret 'stay-behind agents'
Washington Times
The previous summer the Soviets stunned the world by exploding their first atomic bomb. Also in 1949, the U.S. locked arms with Western Europe to form the NATO alliance, and Mao Zedong's revolutionaries declared victory in China, adding to American ...

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Sims sharp for Alabama – Lowell Sun

Sunday, August 31st, 2014

Sims sharp for Alabama
Lowell Sun
Junior college transfer D'haquille Williams supplied the most electrifying performance with nine catches for 154 yards in his debut, including a 62-yard bomb and an 18-yard touchdown from Johnson. No. 7 UCLA 28, Virginia 20. CHARLOTTESVILLE, Va.

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Iraq to invite foreign investments for Al Diwaniyah airport

Sunday, August 31st, 2014
Baghdad has given the green light for the civilian airport construction and a campaign to attract investments will be launched soon.

Newly declassified documents reveal how US agreed to Israel’s nuclear program – Haaretz

Sunday, August 31st, 2014

Haaretz

Newly declassified documents reveal how US agreed to Israel's nuclear program
Haaretz
In the material declassified this week, one document was written by senior officials in the Nixon administration in a working group led by National Security Advisor Henry Kissinger, exploring the nature of the Israeli nuclear weapons program known as ...
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