Day: December 22, 2016

Oil wells ablaze in Iraq – CCTV

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Putin and Trump Talk Up Need for More Nuclear Weapons | Foreign Policy

a year-end speech to his top military officers on Thursday, Russian President Vladimir Putin threw down the gauntlet, declaring that the Russian military, emboldened by recent adventures in Syria and Ukraine, is ready to defeat any country that dares challenge it. “We can say with certainty: we are stronger now than any potential aggressor,” he […]

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Children for Sale: The Fight to End Human Trafficking – CNN

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Military Helicopters Over Midtown Were Training to Lift President-Elect Donald Trump Out of New York City: Sources | NBC New York

Low-flying military planes and helicopters spotted over midtown Manhattan last week turned out to be part of a training exercise on safely airlifting the next president out of New York City, law enforcement sources say.The Federal Aviation Administration initially said that the U.S. military was conducting authorized flights over New York City last Tuesday with […]

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Britain’s Prince Charles warns of return to ‘dark days of 1930s’ – AFP

London (AFP) – Britain’s Prince Charles warned against intolerance towards refugees fleeing religious persecution on Thursday, saying the rising tide of populism was reminiscent of the “dark days” of the 1930s. “The suffering doesn’t end when they arrive seeking refuge in a foreign land,” the heir to the throne told BBC radio. “We are now […]

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