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Abbas seeks broad support for war crimes charges

Nearly a month into Israel's fierce assault on Hamas in Gaza, Palestinian President Mahmoud Abbas is facing mounting domestic pressure to seek war crimes charges against Israel at the International Criminal Court.

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Related Topix: Israel, World News, Middle East, Palestinian Territories, Hamas (Palestine), Social Software

Thu Jul 31, 2014

The Age

Jihadi Khaled Sharrouf says he would have launched attack in Australia

A Sydney jihadi wanted on terrorism offences has issued an extraordinary statement, threatening a terrorist attack on Australian soil and claiming he would have carried out one, had he not left for the battlefields in Syria and Iraq last year.

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Related Topix: Australia, Oceania, World News, Israel, Middle East

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Assad vows persistent fight against 'terrorism' in Syria

Syrian President Bashar al-Assad said Thursday that his administration's war against terrorism is a "battle of existence," according to the state news agency SANA.

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KRVN-AM Lexington

Expert: Suicide Bomber Hung Out in US After Terror Training

A Florida man who fought with an al Qaeda-linked group in Syria was able to return home, unbeknownst to American security officials, and hang around in the U.S. for months before returning to the Middle East to carry out a deadly suicide bombing there, according to recent testimony before Congress.

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ABC15.com

Obama impeachment talk just political theater?

It's the wildest dream of tea party extremists: the ultimate political comeuppance for the liberal President they love to hate.

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Related Topix: US News, US Politics, John Boehner, Republican, US House of Representatives, Paul Ryan, Tom Cole, Representative Ted Yoho

WGAL-TV Lancaster

Ukraine declares 1-day cease-fire

Ukraine's military announced a one-day cease-fire on Thursday to allow international experts full access to the site where Malaysia Airlines Flight 17 crashed two weeks ago.

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Related Topix: Netherlands, World News, Autos

The Age

Country web domains cannot be seized rules internet's regulatory body

Washington: The internet's regulatory authority says country-specific web domains cannot be seized in court proceedings as it sought to quash an effort to recover assets in terrorism-related lawsuits.

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Related Topix: Internet Corporation for Assigned Names and Numbers, Computers

Wed Jul 30, 2014

Seattle Times

Europe bankrolls al-Qaida by paying ransoms

The German official charged with delivering this cargo arrived here aboard a nearly empty military plane and was whisked away to a secret meeting with the president of Mali, who had offered Europe a face-saving solution to a vexing problem.

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Washington Times

Powell maybe not told early about CIA techniques

A Senate report on the CIA's interrogation and detention practices after the 9/11 attacks concludes that the agency initially kept the secretary of state and some U.S. ambassadors in the dark about harsh techniques and secret prisons, according to a document circulating among White House staff.

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The Daily Star

Amid war, endgames in Gaza emerge

TEL AVIV, Israel: The savage fighting between Israel and Hamas is escalating in Gaza, cease-fire efforts take on elements of farce, and bravado rules the public discourse.

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Related Topix: Israel, World News, Middle East, Palestinian Territories

Brandon Sun

Harper continues to blame Hamas after Israeli shells hit UN shelter in Gaza

Prime Minister Stephen Harper is reiterating his government's hard line against Hamas, saying it is solely responsible for the death and destruction in Gaza.

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CBS News

Hillary Clinton: Malaysia Airlines shoot-down was "terrorism"

In this file photo, former Secretary of State Hillary Clinton speaks on stage at the campus of Lehman College for the Dream Big Day at the Bronx Children's Museum on July 25, 2014 in the Bronx borough of New York City.

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Related Topix: Hillary Clinton, US Politics, US News, Lehman College, City University of New York, Vladimir Putin

Hindustan Times

Libyan militants take main military base in Benghazi exdeputy PM abducted in Tripoli

Militant fighters overran a Libyan special forces base in the eastern city of Benghazi on Tuesday after a battle involving rockets and warplanes that killed at least 30 people.

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Related Topix: World News, Africa, Libya, Prison, US Military, US Air Force

The Straits Times

Man suspected of killing 4 in Brussels museum shooting charged with terrorist-linked murder

A Frenchman suspected of carrying out a deadly shooting in May at the Jewish Museum in Brussels was charged on Wednesday with "murder in a terrorist context", the Belgian prosecutor's office said.

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The Baltimore Sun

Three killed in car bomb in Cairo: Egyptian state-run television

Three people were killed in a car bomb blast on Wednesday in Giza, on the outskirts of Cairo, Egypt's state-run Nile Television said.

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Tue Jul 29, 2014

Examiner.com

Emerson to John Kerry and Obama: 'Its terrorism, stupid'

Steven Emerson, executive director of the Investigative Project on Terrorism sent out a notification through email communications on Monday that Secretary of State John Kerry 's push for a ceasefire in Gaza last week was so flawed it managed to unite Israel 's fractious political leadership in opposition while simultaneously being lambasted by the ... (more)

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Arutz Sheva Israel News

Hamas Arch-Terrorist: No Ceasefire Until Siege Ends

In a rare audio message, the head of Hamas's "military wing" declared on Tuesday that the only way to reach a ceasefire in Gaza is for Israel to end its "siege" on the coastal territory.

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Sunherald.com

Govt fails to vet chemical plants with terror risk

This April 18, 2013 file photo shows an aerial view of the remains of a fertilizer plant and an apartment complex to the left, destroyed by an explosion in West, Texas.

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Related Topix: West, TX, Tom Coburn, US Politics, US News, US Senate, Republican, Senator Tom Carper

Channelnewsasia.com

Dozens killed and injured in terror attack in China's Xinjiang: Xinhua

A knife-wielding gang attacked a police station and government offices in Shache county early Monday, the official Xinhua news agency said citing local police, and "dozens of Uighur and Han civilians were killed or injured".

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Sydney Morning Herald

Sydney men wanted for 'terrorism'

Federal police have issued arrest warrants for two Sydney men accused of fighting with terrorist groups in Iraq and Syria.

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