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2 hrs ago | 13WHAM

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.

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4 hrs ago | 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.

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4 hrs ago | 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.

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Related Topix: World News

6 hrs ago | KLKN

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.

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Related Topix: World News, Asia, Afghanistan, Tennessee

6 hrs ago | 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.

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Related Topix: Ukraine

8 hrs ago | 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.

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12 hrs ago | 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.

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Related Topix: World News, China, Asia,

16 hrs ago | 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.

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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.

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

K99FM

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.

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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.

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KVIA-TV El Paso

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.

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

NewsOK.com

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.

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Switched

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."

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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.

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Wed Jul 09, 2014

Copenhagen Post

Complicit in the act of killing: Denmark accused of supporting Indonesian death squad

Denmark has since 2004 supported an Indonesian police academy where the country's controversial elite unit Detachment 88 is being trained to fight terrorism.

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The Marion Star

French: Terrorists targeted Eiffel Tower, Louvre

France stopped a terrorist plot targeting the Eiffel Tower, the Louvre and a nuclear power plant, it was revealed Wednesday as French authorities announced new measures for combating terror.

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Washington Times

N.Y. court OKs $1.75B award in Iran terror cases; 1983 Marines barracks bombing included

A federal appeals court on Wednesday ruled that $1.75 billion for terrorism-related judgments against Iran can be distributed to victims of attacks, including a 1983 bombing that killed 241 Marines in Lebanon .

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Related Topix: US Military, US Marine Corps, Second Circuit Court of Appeals, US News

JAM! Showbiz

North Korea complains to UN about Rogen, Franco film

James Franco, left, and Seth Rogen, middle, star in the film "The Interview." North Korea leader Kim Jong-Un is reportedly unimpressed with the film.

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Related Topix: Asia, North Korea, World News, Kim Jong Un

Juan Cole

Not Serious re: Terrorism: GOP House Cut out funding for al-Qaeda, Iraq Records & Research

Representatives on the Hill talk a good game about going back into Iraq or pursuing a global war on terror, but they aren't actually very interested in all that.

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Related Topix: US News, Liberal Political News

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