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Saudi Spy Chief, Architect Of Syria Policy, Replaced

Saudi Arabian intelligence chief Prince Bandar bin Sultan, the architect of Riyadh’s attempts to bring down Syrian President Bashar al-Assad, has been removed from his post

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April 17, 2014

Younis Possible New Pakistan Manager

The Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB) are reportedly in talks with former national team captain Waqar Younis for the vacant head coach position

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April 17, 2014

Open Letter from Bollywood Appealing to Indian Voters to Choose a Secular Party

Bollywood personalities ask voters to support non-sectarian candidates

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April 17, 2014

Egyptian Court Jails 119 Mursi Supporters

An Egyptian court sentenced 119 supporters of the Muslim Brotherhood of former president Mohamed Mursi to three years each in prison on Wednesday in connection with protests last October against his overthrow

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April 17, 2014

Israel Limits Access of Muslims to Al Aqsa in Middle East

Israeli police on Monday limited Muslim access to Jerusalem’s flashpoint Al Aqsa mosque compound, fearing new violence after clashes at the weekend

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April 17, 2014

Syrian Torture Images to Be Examined by UN Security Council

France to host meeting in hope of prompting referral of Syrian government to international criminal court for war crimes

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April 17, 2014

Goodbye, Good Luck: to Ukraine

The mysterious, faceless green men have entered eastern Ukraine, looking much like they did last month in Crimea before Russia sliced off and swallowed that former province of Ukraine.

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April 17, 2014

Rebel Videos Show First U.S.-Made Rockets In Syria

Online videos show Syrian rebels using what appear to be U.S. anti-tank rockets, weapons experts say, the first significant American-built armaments in the country’s civil war.

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April 17, 2014

Remote Control

A remote control is a component of an electronics device, most commonly a television set, DVD player and home theater systems originally used for operating the device wirelessly from a short line-of-sight distance. Remote control has continually evolved and advanced over recent years to include Bluetooth connectivity, motion sensor-enabled capabilities and voice control. Commonly, remote […]

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April 17, 2014

“Iranian Messi” In Demand

Iranian footballer Sardar Azmoun has been plying his trade with Russian club Rubin Kazan.

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April 10, 2014

U.N. rights chief says Syria government abuses ‘far outweigh’ rebels

Human rights violations by Syrian government forces “far outweigh” those by armed opposition groups

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April 10, 2014

The End of the New American Century?

US foreign policy is almost entirely crippled. For the Obama administration, it has been a continuous firefighting mission since George W. Bush left office

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April 10, 2014

No NSA Reform Can Fix the American Islamophobic Surveillance Complex

Better oversight of the sprawling American national security apparatus may finally be coming:

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April 10, 2014

Israeli Prisoner Release Canceled Amidst Protests

Israel’s announcement that it has canceled the release of Palestinian prisoners is just the latest derailment to a peace process that had slim prospects in the first place.

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April 10, 2014

Netanyahu’s Monstrous Mentor On The Hill

Sheldon Adelson is … a fanatical rightist— not only an American rightist, but also an Israeli one. While he is now looking for the best American president money can buy, he has already chosen his Israeli stooge

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April 10, 2014

The Red Line & the Rat Line

‘We now know it was a covert action planned by Erdoğan’s people to push Obama over the red line,’ the former intelligence official said. ‘They had to escalate to a gas attack in or near Damascus when the UN inspectors’ – who arrived in Damascus on 18 August to investigate the earlier use of gas – ‘were there. The deal was to do something spectacular. Our senior military officers have been told by the DIA and other intelligence assets that the sarin was supplied through Turkey – that it could only have gotten there with Turkish support. The Turks also provided the training in producing the sarin and handling it.’

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April 10, 2014

What’s Next For This Young Country?

According to the United Nations refugee agency there were at least 700,000 Syrian refugees in Lebanon at this time. Today, there is thought to be one Syrian refugee to every six Lebanese within the country.

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April 3, 2014

How the World Sees Us and Why

Wouldn’t you say there is more to Islam and Muslims than these myriad images of masked terrorists and mind-numbing scenes of carnage?

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April 3, 2014

Fighting the Militarized State

” … This obliteration of the right to due process and a fair hearing in a court of law, along with the mass surveillance that has abolished our right to privacy, will be the legal foundation of our militarized, corporate state….”

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April 3, 2014

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