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  1. Syrian War Enters 8th Year, Trailing Smoke And Suffering In Its WakeRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Mar 15 | New Hampshire Public Radio -

    The Syrian war crossed a wretched threshold Thursday, marking seven years since the start of the protests against President Bashar Assad's regime. Within months Assad had sent troops to crush the uprising, sparking a civil war that has gathered antagonists at a rate only exceeded by its human costs - which, by many estimations , have left roughly 400,00 people dead and displaced half the population.


  2. Gina Haspel, Trump CIA nominee, didn't oversee Abu Zubaydah waterboarding: Pro PublicaRead the original story

    Thursday Mar 15 | Washington Times

    ... late 2002 after Zubaydah's 83 waterboardings. But she was there during three instances of waterboarding of another terrorism suspect, Abd al-Rahim al-Nashiri, the newspaper reported. Civil rights groups have said Ms. Haspel will have to answer ...


  3. Senior Kurdish official, key to US policy in Syria, killedRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Mar 15 | WBOC-TV Salisbury

    ... for the Kurdish-led forces was a reason for souring relations with Ankara. Nadim Houry, director of the counter-terrorism program for Human Rights Watch, called Alloush's death "terrible news," describing him as a "cornerstone" of Kurdish-Arab ...


  4. NDP Leader Jagmeet Singh evades questions on Sikh political violenceRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Mar 15 | The Toronto Star

    ... Youth Sikh Federation made the comments about political violence. Singh has repeatedly condemned all forms of terrorism ; in a public statement this week, he said "terrorism can never be seen as a way to advance the cause of any one group." When ...


  5. Jagmeet Singh now rejects glorification of Air India bombing mastermindRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Mar 15 | CBC News

    After having expressed some doubts, NDP Leader Jagmeet Singh said today he accepts the Air India inquiry's conclusion that Talwinder Singh Parmar was the mastermind behind the deadly mid-air bombing that killed hundreds of Canadians - and he thinks it's inappropriate for some Sikhs to glorify Parmar by displaying his photo. "There was an inquiry that was conducted into this horrible terrorist act.


  6. Turkish-led assault on Syria's Afrin displaced 10,000 in a dayRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Mar 15 | Al Jazeera

    Twelve killed and 60 wounded over the past 24 hours in Turkish shelling and air raids on Kurdish Afrin, monitor says. Turkey says it won't hand over Afrin in northern Syria to the government in Damascus after it removes the Kurdish YPG militia, as its military and allied rebel forces prepare to attack the surrounded city.


  7. Tennessee Republicans block resolution condemning neo-NazisRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Mar 15 | ThinkProgress

    ... and racial progress" and asked the house to "strongly denounce and oppose the totalitarian impulses, violent terrorism and bigoted ideologies that are promoted by white nationalists and neo-Nazis." It also urged law enforcement to recognize these ...


  8. Balweg hits terror list: - We left the underground long ago'Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Mar 15 | ABS-CBN News

    Jovencio Balweg is seen here with brother Bienvenido Balweg and ex-comrades of their late sibling, the late "rebel priest" Conrado Balweg, in an interview at a restaurant in Baguio City in February 2018. ABS-CBN News MANILA - The brother of slain rebel priest Conrado Balweg on Thursday urged the government to review what it called a list of terrorists, saying he and others named were no longer communist rebels.


  9. Syria marks 7 years of war; rebel-held enclave under assaultRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Mar 15 | Seattle Post-Intelligencer

    ... published on the official presidency Telegram channel Wednesday, March 14, 2018, Assad said his country's war on terrorism will continue as long as there is "a single terrorist" on Syrian territories. Russia and Iran have been strong backers of ...


  10. Kurds come under attack at film screeningRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Mar 15 | Green Left Weekly

    Green Left Weekly hosted a screening of the film Kurdistan: Women at War on March 9 to celebrate International Women's Day. The film, directed by Mylene Sauloy, follows the historical development of the Women's Protection Units and other similar groups defending and transforming their communities across Northern Syria.


  11. Kenyan police thwart terrorists' plot to bomb government buildingsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Mar 15 | Iol.co.za

    Kenyan police have revealed how they prevented a major terrorist attack from taking place in Nairobi in February which would have killed hundreds of civilians. Kenya's Daily Nation reported on Thursday that several terror suspects had been arrested in Isiolo County in February, one of whom had booked a hotel room for almost a week near the Central Police Station in the capital, overlooking Judiciary buildings and a government installation which they had planned to target.


  12. Jagmeet Singh keeps getting asked about Sikh extremism because he won't give an answer: Robyn UrbackRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Mar 15 | CBC News

    ... Singh again avoided making any meaningful clarifications: he issued a statement saying he condemns "all acts of terrorism in every part of the world" and went on to describe the trauma of the 1984 Indian army assault on Sikh militants and subsequent ...


  13. Police's Financial Intelligence Unit release report on money laundering, terrorismRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Mar 15 | The New Zealand Herald

    ... Unit (FIU) this week publishes an updated assessment of the risks the country faces from money laundering and terrorism financing. The National Risk Assessment report replaces its predecessor from 2010 and is used along with Sector Risk Assessments, ...


  14. Stephen Hawking highlights the core of Israel's conflict Giulio MeottiRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Mar 15 | Arutz Sheva Israel News

    ... disabled people serving in the army, they sit on wheelchairs while holding hands. While I was writing my book on terrorism, "A New Shoah", I met Moshe Gottlieb's wife. He was known as the "healer" for Down Syndrome children and disabled people. It ...


  15. NDP's Singh rejects terrorism, preaches 'love, courage'Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Mar 14 | The Chilliwack Progress

    NDP Leader Jagmeet Singh issued a blanket condemnation of terrorist acts Wednesday following media reports about his attendance at a California rally three years ago that sang the praises of Sikh separatism and a violent religious leader killed during the 1984 invasion of India's Golden Temple. Singh issued a statement in which he condemned all acts of terrorism, regardless of who is responsible, after the Globe and Mail disclosed that he attended and spoke at the 2015 rally in San Francisco, an event billed as a commemoration of Sikhs who died during the bloody 1984 invasion in Amritsar.


  16. Meghan Markle was a kidnappeda by soldiers firing live ammunition to prepare for royal lifeRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Mar 14 | Contra Costa Times

    ... Ireland." The SAS unit is involved in some of the British military's most sensitive work, including counter-terrorism and hostage rescue, Metro said. Markle already is guarded around the clock, and 30 SAS soldiers will provide security at her ...


  17. IDF retaliates following explosion on northern Gaza borderRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Mar 14 | Jerusalem Post

    Two explosive devices were detonated near the border fence in the northern Gaza Strip early Thursday morning. There were no casualties as the explosion was not near IDF soldiers.


  18. Tennessee legislators decline to pass resolution denouncing neo-NazismRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Mar 14 | USA Today

    ... "domestic terrorist organizations," and to pursue criminal charges against them as police would in other types of terrorism. If approved, the House would have resolved to "strongly denounce and oppose the totalitarian impulses, violent terrorism, ... 3 comments

  19. Austin Police say exploding packages could be a possible hate crimeRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Mar 14 | KGNS-TV Laredo

    A combined reward of $65,000 is now being offered for any information leading to an arrest in the deadly bombings in Austin, Texas. In a news conference on Tuesday afternoon, Austin Police Chief Brian Manley said investigators are still not ruling out terrorism or the possibility these cases were hate crimes.


  20. Why is Trump betraying terror victims? NEWRead the original story

    Wednesday Mar 14 | New Jersey Jewish News

    ... on issues like the status of Jerusalem and trying to hold the Palestinian Authority responsible for its support of terrorism, have been a long overdue breath of fresh air. On one significant legal issue, however, it appears that Trump has gone ...