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By Tajuddin
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Oct 15th, 2016
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Wichita, Kansas State, United States of America ( AP + DIPLOMAT.SO) – Three members of a Kansas militia group were charged Friday with plotting to bomb an apartment complex that’s home to Somali immigrants in the western Kansas meatpacking town of Garden City, a thwarted attack prosecutor...
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Oct 15th, 2016
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Mombasa, Kenya (Standardmedia + DIPLOMAT.SO) – Fifty six soldiers killed in Somalia in the recent past were yesterday feted at an elaborate ceremony in Mombasa’s Kenya Navy base. The fete attended by top officials in the military and presided over by Defense Cabinet Secretary Raychelle Omamo al...
By Tajuddin
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Oct 14th, 2016
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Mogadishu, Somalia ( DIPLOMAT.SO) – According to a report from the United Nations Office for the Coordination of Humanitarian Affairs (OCHA) – Armed violence broke out in Galkayo on 7 October 2016, leaving 11 people killed and dozens injured, according to local authorities. A peace agreem...
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Oct 14th, 2016
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Washington ( Anadolu Agency + DIPLOMAT.SO) – Turkish forces entered Iraq with Baghdad’s consent, a senior State Department official said Thursday. The Turkish military “began to train some of these forces on the ground at the invitation of the Iraqi government”, according to the official ...
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Oct 14th, 2016
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Washington (Xinhua + DIPLOMAT.SO) – WikiLeaks on Thursday released nearly 2,000 emails it says hacked from the campaign of U.S. Democratic presidential nominee Hillary Clinton, bringing the total number of the hacked emails released in the past week to roughly 9,000. The Thursday release is the...
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Oct 14th, 2016
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Addis Ababa, Ethiopia ( Anadolu Agency + DIPLOMAT.SO) – Normal life is returning to Sebeta a week after violent protests rocked the burgeoning industrial town, located some 24 kilometers (14.9 miles) west of the Ethiopian capital Addis Ababa. Angry protesters attacked factories during demonstra...
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Oct 14th, 2016
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Bangui, Central African Republic ( Reuters + DIPLOMAT.SO) – Thirty people were killed and 57 others wounded during an attack on refugees by largely Muslim Seleka militia in the north of Central African Republic on Wednesday, U.N. peacekeepers said on Thursday. Avenging what they said was the re...
By Tajuddin
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Oct 14th, 2016
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This article by: Andre Vltchek is a philosopher, novelist, filmmaker and investigative journalist. His latest books are: “Exposing Lies Of The Empire” and “Fighting Against Western Imperialism”. Discussion with N. Chomsky: On Western Terrorism. Point of No Return is his critically acclaimed political...
By Tajuddin
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Oct 14th, 2016
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Tokyo, Japan (AFP + DIPLOMAT.SO) – Japanese mobile carrier SoftBank said Friday it hoped to raise as much as $100 billion for a new technology investment fund it has set up in partnership with Saudi Arabia. The company said it would invest about $25 billion in the SoftBank Vision Fund over the ...
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Oct 14th, 2016
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Khartoum, Sudan (Xinhua + DIPLOMAT.SO) – Sudan signed with Russia a number of agreements for exploring mineral fields in Sudan, said Sudan’s minister of minerals on Thursday. The agreements, signed between the mineral ministry and the Russian State Geological Company, covered development ...