Category: GOVERNMENT

U.S.-led strikes in Iraq, Syria have killed at least 188 civilians: U.S. military | Reuters

At least 188 civilians have been killed in U.S.-led strikes against Islamic State targets in Iraq and Syria since the operation began in 2014, the U.S. military said in a statement on Monday.The Combined Joint Task Force, in its monthly assessment of civilian casualties from the U.S. coalition’s operations against the militant group, said it […]

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California Dems Legalize Child Prostitution? – Conflicting Reports

Beginning on Jan. 1, prostitution by minors will be legal in California. Yes, you read that right.SB 1322 bars law enforcement from arresting sex workers who are under the age of 18 for soliciting or engaging in prostitution, or loitering with the intent to do so. So teenage girls (and boys) in California will soon […]

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Venezuela military trafficking food as country goes hungry – AP

PUERTO CABELLO, Venezuela (AP) — When hunger drew tens of thousands of Venezuelans to the streets in protest last summer, President Nicolas Maduro turned to the military to manage the country’s diminished food supply, putting generals in charge of everything from butter to rice. But instead of fighting hunger, the military is making money from […]

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Mystery as NATO Auditor General is found shot dead in suspicious circumstances | Daily Express

According to reports, Yves Chandelon, the 62-year-old auditor general of NATO was found miles away from both his home and office.His body was found in the Belgian town of Andenne, 62 miles away from his home in Lens on December 16.According to local newspaper reports Mr Chandelon was the registered keeper of three weapons however […]

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Obama Quietly Signs The “Countering Disinformation And Propaganda Act” Into Law | Zero Hedge

Late on Friday, with the US population embracing the upcoming holidays and oblivious of most news emerging from the administration, Obama quietly signed into law the 2017 National Defense Authorization Act (NDAA) which authorizes $611 billion for the military in 2017.In a statement, Obama said that:Today, I have signed into law S. 2943, the “National […]

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