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1 min ago | The Toronto Star

Mothers the latest weapon in U.K.'s fight against terrorism

Einas Deghayes flips open the jewelled pink case of her smartphone and toggles through pictures of her children.


Related Topix: Europe, United Kingdom

4 hrs ago | KHOU-TV Houston

Israel strikes Gaza mosque as death toll tops 120

Israeli airstrikes targeting Hamas in Gaza hit a mosque its military says concealed the militant group's weapons, as the Palestinian death toll topped 120 Saturday in an offensive that showed no signs of slowing down.


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

5 hrs ago | KIII

Kerry meeting again with Afghan candidates

U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry was meeting with rival Afghan presidential candidates for a second day as the United States struggles to find a path out of the crisis enveloping the nation's elections.


Related Topix: World News, Asia, Afghanistan, US Politics, US News, Barack Obama, Hamid Karzai

6 hrs ago |

Anxiety grips Lebanon following blasts, arrests

Anxiety is gripping Lebanon following a spate of suicide bombings, and an ongoing security sweep targeting militants - some of them who had been staying in four-star Beirut hotels - has triggered a wave of cancellations of hotel and flight bookings in a country already on edge.


Related Topix: World News, Middle East, Lebanon, Lebanon, IN,

Fri Jul 11, 2014

Dozens Of Ukrainian Troops Reportedly Killed By Militants

Ukrainian soldiers man a checkpoint about 30 miles from Donetsk, Thursday. Government officials said Friday that a rocket attack had killed as many as 30 soldiers.



Guilty plea in FBI chat room terror case

One of two men charged in an FBI online chat room sting operation has pleaded guilty to terrorism-support charges.


Brandon Sun

Ahmed found guilty on two terror charges, acquitted on explosives count

Former Ottawa hospital technician Misbahuddin Ahmed was found guilty Friday of two terrorism-related charges, but a jury acquitted him on a third more serious count.


The Washington Post

Canadian man found guilty on 2 terror charges

A Canadian man has been convicted of two terrorism-related charges in an alleged plot against targets in Canada and abroad.


Related Topix: World News


French court convicts 9 in Afghan terror network

John Seigenthaler, the journalist who edited The Tennessean newspaper, helped shape USA Today and worked for civil rights during the Kennedy administration, died Friday at his Nashville home at age 86, his son said.


Related Topix: World News, Asia, Afghanistan, Tennessee

The Leaf-Chronicle

Ukraine vows to avenge 30 troops killed in rebel strike

Ukraine President Petro Poroshenko vowed to "find and destroy" rebel forces who used a rocket attack to destroy an entire armored convoy, killing 30 government troops at the eastern border with Russia.


Related Topix: Ukraine

WTOP-FM Washington

19 Ukraine servicemen killed in rocket attack

Pro-Russia rebels fired missiles Friday at government troops near the Russian border, killing at least 19 servicemen, Ukraine's Defense Ministry said, adding that four troops were killed in other clashes.


The Baltimore Sun

China sentences 32 in Xinjiang for 'terror' videos

China sentenced 32 people in its western Xinjiang region to prison terms for downloading or sending "violent terror" videos, state media said, as authorities crackdown on people they say are Islamists and separatists behind recent attacks.


Related Topix: World News, China, Asia,

The New Zealand Herald

'No doubt the epicentre of terrorism'

A Pakistan army soldier stands guard in the Miran Shah bazaar after driving out militants in North Waziristan.


Related Topix: World News, Pakistan, Asia, Afghanistan,

Thu Jul 10, 2014

The Age

Relatives mourn the deaths of family members, killed in Israeli air strikes.

Khan Younis, Gaza Strip: About a dozen local Palestinians gathered at the Fun Time Beach cafe, a beachside eatery of plastic chairs, umbrellas, and palm leaves, to watch the World Cup match between Argentina and the Netherlands.


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


Hamas Commits Act Of Nuclear Terrorism, According To U.N Definition

In the latest step in a war of attrition with Israel, Hamas targeted one of the country's nuclear reactors with rockets - an act which escalates the recent outburst of violence in the area to the level of nuclear combat.


Related Topix: Israel, Middle East, World News

Daily Times

China recruiting foreign counter terror experts : July 11, 2014,

BEIJING: China is recruiting foreign experts in counterterrorism to assist the training of anti-terror personnel, state-run media reported Thursday, following a spate of deadly attacks which authorities blame on Muslim separatists.



Some must turn on devices at airport security

A very limited number of airline passengers flying in the United States will be asked to turn on electronic devices while going through airport checkpoints, in an expansion of a security protocol implemented last week at some overseas airports, a U.S. official tells CNN.


Related Topix: Electronic, List, Transporation Security Administration (TSA), US News

Treasury sanctions Hezbollah procurement network

The Treasury Department on Thursday targeted a procurement network suspected of helping Hezbollah, an Islamic militant group based in Lebanon.



Iraq Tells U.N. 'Terrorist Groups' Seized Nuclear Materials

Insurgents in Iraq have seized nuclear materials used for scientific research at a university in the country's north, Iraq told the United Nations in a letter appealing for help to "stave off the threat of their use by terrorists in Iraq or abroad."


Related Topix: Middle East, Iraq, World News, Nuclear Energy

CBC News

3 Ukrainian soldiers killed as armed separatists dig in for long fight

Ukrainian forces recaptured the key city of Slovyansk earlier this week, but the pro-Russian militants have dug in to fortified positions and are vowing to continue fighting.