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  1. Turkey upset over images of US soldiers with Kurdish symbolsRead the original story

    21 min ago | Washington Times

    Turkey on Friday lashed out at the United States after images surfaced apparently showing U.S. soldiers in Syria wearing the insignia of a Kurdish group opposed by Ankara. Foreign Minister Mevlut Cavusoglu said during an international conference in southern Turkey that it was "unacceptable" for soldiers of a Turkish ally to use the patches of the YPG - the Kurdish People's Protection Units which are fighting the Islamic State group in northern Syria.

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  2. Turkey enraged by 'unacceptable' US backing of Kurdish militiaRead the original story w/Photo

    21 min ago | Bangkok Post

    ... United States had said the YPG "are not reliable" and vowed Washington would "stand by Turkey in the fight against terrorism." "And then they wear the badges of the terrorist organisation responsible for the last two attacks in Ankara," he said. ...

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  3. Uganda: 5 Al-Shabab World Cup Bombers Given Life in JailRead the original story w/Photo

    25 min ago | ABC News

    A judge has given life sentences to five men convicted of carrying out twin bombings which killed 76 people who were watching the 2010 World Cup final in the Ugandan capital Kampala. The men were convicted of terrorism Thursday and prosecutors had asked for the death penalty.

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  4. 5 terrorism convicts sentenced to life imprisonment, two jailed 50years eachRead the original story w/Photo

    35 min ago | Daily Monitor

    ... law books of this country which is after the death penalty, Justice Owiny-Dollo held that the 'grave crimes' of terrorism committed at the duo social hang outs must correspondingly attract a severe punishment. " The grave crimes of terrorism and ...

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  5. The Republic of FearRead the original story w/Photo

    40 min ago | Counterpunch

    ... Rollo is afraid Somerville is being taken over by immigrants. Why are so many Americans gripped by fear? Fear of terrorism , fear of immigrants, fear of the deficit, fear that the government will take away guns, fear of socialism, gay rights, and ...

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  6. Five Sentenced to Life for 2010 Uganda BombingsRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Voice of America

    ... Owiny-Dollo handed down the sentences Friday, a day after he found the men guilty on a range of charges including terrorism. Two other accomplices received prison terms of 50 years. Somali militant group al-Shabab claimed responsibility for the ...

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  7. Kampala bombings mastermind gets life termRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Bangkok Post

    A Ugandan court on Friday sentenced the convicted mastermind of twin bombings targeting football fans in Kampala that killed 76 people to life in prison. Issa Ahmed Luyima appears in a court in Kampala in 2011 to face charges in connection with a twin-terrorist attack the previous year that killed at least 76 people "I do not think that the death penalty would assuage the victims and give closure to the indelible pain that society has suffered," Judge Alfonse Owiny-Dollo said.

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  8. Obama in Hiroshima; China sends nuclear-armed subs to Pacific; U.S. special forces head for RaqqaRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | The Washington Post

    President Barack Obama lays a wreath at Hiroshima Peace Memorial Park in Hiroshima, Japan, Friday, May 27, 2016. OBAMA IN HIROSHIMA In the first visit from a sitting president since the U.S. deployed the first atomic bomb, President Obama called for an end to nuclear weapons, a symbolic and historic gesture that also doubled as a capstone of sorts to the president's efforts to promote disarmaments and nonproliferation, goals he has had mixed success pursuing.

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  9. Passport Systems, Inc. Launches PodcastRead the original story

    1 hr ago | Digital Post Production

    Each email will include a link to the podcasts that allows you to click on and tune in from your desktop, laptop or mobile device. "The Passport Podcast provides an important communications platform that allows us to connect with our stakeholders and broader audiences more frequently," Dr. Ledoux said.

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  10. UPDATE 1-Russia says U.S. "delays" with joint Syria action may hit peace processRead the original story

    1 hr ago | Reuters

    May 27 Russia said on Friday it had intensified air strikes against oil sites controlled by an al Qaeda affiliate in Syria, but criticised the United States for refusing to join in. Last Friday Russia proposed to the United States and its allies that they stage joint air strikes on Syrian rebels, including the militant Islamist Nusra Front, who are not observing a ceasefire, but Washington made clear it had little interest in the idea.

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  11. Russia steps up airstrikes in Syria, criticizes lack of U.S. involvementRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | CBC News

    A Russian warplane takes off fom a runway in Syria. Moscow says it has stepped up airstrikes against sites controlled by the Nusra Front but says lack of U.S. involvement stands to escalate the conflict.

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  12. Turkey tourist arrivals see biggest drop in 17 yearsRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Times of Oman

    Merchants wait for customers at Grand Bazaar, known as the Covered Bazaar, in Istanbul, Turkey, on May 25, 2016. The number of foreign visitors to Turkey fell by 28 per cent in April, official data showed on May 27, 2016.

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  13. Should Airports Privatize Security to Avoid Long Lines?Read the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Government Executive

    More than a minute into his journey from the front of the security line at Chicago's Midway Airport to its end, one man filming the weaving monstrosity recently lamented, "Guess what? It's just getting started." Walking past endless rows of fellow travelers, he doesn't find his place at the end of the line for a few hundred more feet.

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  14. Six militants, soldier killed in escalating Kashmir terror violenceRead the original story

    2 hrs ago | Newkerala.com

    Srinagar, May 27 : At least six militants and a soldier were killed in two separate Kashmir gun battles on Friday amid flared up terrorist activities in the restive valley following increased levels of infiltration from across the border with Pakistan, officials said. They said four militants were killed in a prolonged gunfight that began on Thursday morning in a north Kashmir village near the Line of Control - the de facto border that divides Jammu and Kashmir between India and Pakistan.

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  15. Key issues at G-7: Global economy, terrorism, womenRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | SooToday

    The leaders of the Group of Seven industrialized economies pledged to tackle major economic and political risks including terrorism, floods of refugees, climate change and cyber-attacks. WORLD ECONOMY: The G-7 leaders said it was an urgent priority to "collectively" tackle global economic challenges.

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  16. Five jailed for life in Uganda for al Shabaab World Cup bombingsRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | Channelnewsasia.com

    ... was a Tanzanian. Except for the one sentenced to community service, the rest were convicted on multiple charges of terrorism, murder and attempted murder. Five others were acquitted when the verdicts were read on Thursday. Two other Ugandans were ...

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  17. Christian women and children arrested for terrorism seek justiceRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | Pakistan Christian Post

    Faisalabad: May 27, 2016. Pakistan's Anti-Terrorism Act 2013 was introduced ostensibly to help bolster and empower government agencies, equipping them to crack down on terrorism financing or as stated 'strengthen the provision concerning the offences of terrorism financing and to provide more effective enforcement measures against such offences.

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  18. ISIS, losing territory in Syria, signals strategic shiftRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | Christian Science Monitor

    ... "it will be a long, expensive fight, but you will win," says Mr. Skinner. a a "But when it is a counter-terrorism fight, you need forces on the ground. You can't win in the air."a a When looking to the next phase of the coalition's war on ISIS, ...

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  19. Pentagon's Force Protection Director Credits Success to Security ExperiencesRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | U.S. Department of Defense

    Pentagon Force Protection Agency Director Steven E. Calvery, left, and Pentagon Chief of Police James Ballard, second from left, meet with Mayor Andy Berke of Chattanooga, Tenn., third from right, and the city's police chief, Fred Fletcher during the Tennessee officials' visit to the agency, Aug. 21, 2015. On July 16, 2015, five U.S. service members died and two others were injured in an attack on a military recruiting center and another U.S. military site in Chattanooga.

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  20. What if it wasn't just some guy screaming - shame'? What you didn't know about the Vickers takedownRead the original story

    3 hrs ago | Canada.com

    Once again, while working a government job normally considered to be sleep-inducingly boring, Kevin Vickers has captured the world's attention for a heroic act seemingly plucked from a Tom Clancy novel. While attending an Easter Rising memorial service in Dublin, Canada's ambassador to Ireland sprang up to subdue a suspicious figure who had interrupted the event.

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