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A former detainee shows how he was kept in handcuffs and leg shackles while held in a secret prison at Riyan airport in the Yemeni city of Mukalla in this May 11, 2017 photo. He covered his face for fear of being detained again. He and other former detainees say abuses are widespread in a network of secret prisons run by the United Arab Emirates and its Yemeni allies, into which hundreds detained in the hunt for al-Qaida militants have disappeared.
By admin On Saturday, June 24th, 2017
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U.S. senators ask military to clarify role in Yemen torture

Pressure mounted on the U.S. Defence Department Friday after multiple senators called for investigations into reports that U.S. military interrogators worked with forces from the More...

North Korean leader Kim Jong Un watches the test of a new-type anti-aircraft guided weapon system organised by the Academy of National Defence Science in this undated photo released by North Korea's Korean Central News Agency (KCNA) May 28, 2017. KCNA/via REUTERS ATTENTION EDITORS - THIS IMAGE WAS PROVIDED BY A THIRD PARTY. EDITORIAL USE ONLY. REUTERS IS UNABLE TO INDEPENDENTLY VERIFY THIS IMAGE. NO THIRD PARTY SALES. SOUTH KOREA OUT. - RTX37Y2C
By admin On Friday, June 23rd, 2017
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North Korea tests rocket engine, U.S. officials say

North Korea has carried out another test of a rocket engine that the U.S. believes could be part of its program to develop an intercontinental ballistic missile, a U.S. official More...

Russian President Vladimir Putin, left, meets with CEO of state-controlled Russian oil company Rosneft Igor Sechin in the Kremlin in Moscow, Russia, Tuesday, June 20, 2017.
By admin On Wednesday, June 21st, 2017
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Russia cancels meeting with U.S. diplomat after sanctions

Russia on Wednesday cancelled a high-level meeting between Russian Deputy Foreign Minister Sergei Ryabkov and U.S. Undersecretary of State Thomas Shannon after the U.S. strengthened More...

An unidentified man looks at a truck that was crushed by a falling tree in Fort Walton Beach, Florida on Wednesday, June 21, 2017. This Florida panhandle community was hit by a wave of severe weather Wednesday morning as Tropical Storm Cindy churns through the Gulf of Mexico.
By admin On Wednesday, June 21st, 2017
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Tropical storm Cindy threatens U.S. Gulf Coast

Tropical storm Cindy is heading toward landfall on the Texas-Louisiana border, threatening to bring flash floods from Texas to Florida, according to the U.S. National Hurricane More...

In this July 14, 2016, file photo, then-Homeland Security Secretary Jeh Johnson testifies on Capitol Hill in Washington. Johnson will face questions today about Russian meddling into the 2016 presidential election as the House intelligence committee presses ahead with its investigation.
By admin On Wednesday, June 21st, 2017
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Former Obama official to testify on Russia attempts to interfere with U.S. election

Former Homeland Security Secretary Jeh Johnson says the Russian government at clearly conducted cyberattacks on the U.S. to influence the 2016 election, but the assault did not More...

In this Feb. 29, 2016 file photo, student Otto Warmbier speaks to reporters in Pyongyang. U.S. officials are alarmed by the 22-year-old's conditions and are hoping to secure the release of three other Americans currently detained in North Korea.
By admin On Tuesday, June 20th, 2017
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Otto Warmbier, U.S. tourist recently released from North Korean prison, has died

Otto Warmbier, an American college student who was released by North Korea in a coma last week after more than a year in captivity, died Monday, his family says. CBC | World News More...

The damaged USS Fitzgerald is seen near the U.S. Naval base in Yokosuka, southwest of Tokyo, after the U.S. destroyer collided with the Philippine-registered container ship ACX Crystal in the waters off the Izu Peninsula Saturday, June 17, 2017. The USS Fitzgerald was back at its home port in Japan after colliding before dawn Saturday with the container ship four times its size, while the coast guard and Japanese and U.S. military searched for seven sailors missing after the crash. (AP Photo/Eugene Hoshiko)
By admin On Monday, June 19th, 2017
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U.S. Navy confirms all 7 missing sailors from USS Fitzgerald found dead

The U.S. Navy confirmed on Monday that all seven missing sailors on the USS Fitzgerald were found dead in flooded berthing compartments after the destroyer’s collision with More...

A Boeing F-18 Super Hornet performs during its demonstration flight, on the first day of the 47th Paris Air Show in Le Bourget, north of Paris, Monday June 18, 2007. Federal officials told Finance Minister Bill Morneau last year that it would probably be cheaper to buy Super Hornet fighter jets as opposed to F-35 stealth fighters.
By admin On Monday, June 19th, 2017
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U.S. shoots down Syrian Air Force fighter jet

The U.S. military on Sunday shot down a Syrian Air Force fighter jet that bombed local forces aligned with the Americans in the fight against ISIS militants, an action that appeared More...

U.S. Army General John Nicholson, commander of Resolute Support forces and U.S. forces in Afghanistan, talks to U.S. soldiers during a transfer of authority ceremony at Shorab camp, in Helmand province, Afghanistan April 29, 2017. Picture taken April 29, 2017.
By admin On Saturday, June 17th, 2017
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Afghan soldier wounds 7 U.S. soldiers in insider attack

An Afghan soldier opened fire on American soldiers on Saturday, injuring at least seven, the U.S. military said. It was the second such insider attack by an Afghan soldier in the More...

In this Aug. 20, 2013 photo, the guided-missile destroyer USS Fitzgerald (DDG 62) makes its way through the Pacific Ocean. The U.S. military said the Navy destroyer collided with a merchant ship off the coast of Japan and said there have been injuries. In a brief written statement, U.S. Pacific Fleet in Hawaii said the Navy has requested assistance from the Japanese Coast Guard.
By admin On Saturday, June 17th, 2017
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7 U.S. navy crew members missing after collision with merchant ship

Japan’s coast guard has confirmed that seven crew members of a U.S. navy destroyer are missing after a collision with a Philippine-flagged merchant ship off the coast of More...

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