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Suicide bomber hits group of protesters in Afghanistan, killing 17 - CNN International

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CNN International

Suicide bomber hits group of protesters in Afghanistan, killing 17
CNN International
Kabul, Afghanistan (CNN) A suicide bomber detonated his explosives near a group of protesters in eastern Afghanistan on Thursday, killing 17 people and wounding dozens more, police said. An Afghan lawmaker taking part in the protests in the city of Khost ...
Suicide Bomber Targets Political Protest in Eastern AfghanistanWall Street Journal
Explosion at Protest in Afghanistan Kills at Least 16, Authorities SayNew York Times
Suicide blast kills at least 13 in east Afghanistan: officialsHindustan Times
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UN Labels Syria, Iraq “International Finishing School for Terrorists” - BasNews

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UN Labels Syria, Iraq “International Finishing School for Terrorists”
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More than 25,000 foreign fighters from 100 countries around the world are associated with al Qaeda and Islamic State, with Syria and Iraq comprising a “veritable international finishing school for extremists,” United Nations experts reported to the UN Security ...
UN report: More than 25000 foreigners from over 100 countries fight with terrorist ...Fox News
'It's a finishing school for terrorists'NEWS.com.au
Flow of foreign fighters hits record levelDaily Mail
BBC News -The Guardian -Zee News
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US targets overseas cyber attackers with sanctions program - Reuters Canada

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Reuters

US targets overseas cyber attackers with sanctions program
Reuters Canada
WASHINGTON (Reuters) - President Barack Obama launched a sanctions program on Wednesday to target individuals and groups outside the United States that use cyber attacks to threaten U.S. foreign policy, national security or economic stability.
Obama signs order creating cybersanctions programSFGate
House chairman: Obama order reveals 'piecemeal' cyber planThe Hill

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Ukraine agrees cheaper short-term gas deal with Russia - BBC News

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Ukraine agrees cheaper short-term gas deal with Russia
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Ukraine has signed a new short-term agreement to buy gas from Russia at a lower price, despite the ongoing conflict in the east of the country. Ukraine will pay $248 per thousand cubic metres over the next three months down from the $329 it had been ...
Putin: try to take Crimea away and I will give you a nuclear warThe Australian
World NewsUkraine secures spring supplies of Russian gasFinancial Times
UPDATE 1-Ukraine says signs deal to buy Russian gas at lower priceReuters
Sputnik International -The Daily Star
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Britain's Prince Harry set to begin stint with Australian military - CNN

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Britain's Prince Harry set to begin stint with Australian military
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British Prince Harry will report for duty in Australia next week, will start training for ...Firstpost
Prince Harry reports for duty in Australia next weekTVNZ
Prince Harry's Australian visit: what 'Captain Wales' will do on his military ...Sydney Morning Herald
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Gunmen storm Kenya university; police officers, student wounded - CNN

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Gunmen storm Kenya university; police officers, student wounded
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(CNN) Gunmen attacked Garissa University College in Kenya on Thursday morning, wounding two police officers and one student, CNN affiliate NTV reported. It's not clear how many gunmen were on campus. Heavy gunfire was reported as police engaged ...
Garissa attack: Masked gunmen storm university campus in Kenya, police sayFox News
Attack at Kenya's Garissa UniversityVoice of America
Police: Masked gunmen attack university in KenyaUSA TODAY
The Hindu
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43 dead after trawler sinks off Russia's Kamchatka Peninsula - CNN

Wed, 04/01/2015 - 21:30

CNN

43 dead after trawler sinks off Russia's Kamchatka Peninsula
CNN
(CNN) At least 43 people have died and 26 others are missing after a Russian fishing vessel sank off the Kamchatka Peninsula, according to Russia's Ministry of Emergency Situations. More than 60 people were rescued Thursday from the water in Russia's ...
Russian trawler sinks off Kamchatka with 43 deadBBC News
Russian trawler with 132 crew sinks, at least 43 deadSalon
At least 43 dead after Russian trawler sinks off Kamchatka Peninsula, TASS ...ABC Online
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Obama's cyber sanctions order adds punch to fight against foreign hackers (+ ... - Christian Science Monitor

Wed, 04/01/2015 - 19:29

Christian Science Monitor

Obama's cyber sanctions order adds punch to fight against foreign hackers (+ ...
Christian Science Monitor
The president's executive order paves the way for economic action against criminal hackers and foreign entities that finance corporate spying operations. By Jaikumar Vijayan, Correspondent April 1, 2015. About video ads. Obama Creates Federal Sanctions ...

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9 Britons detained in Turkey for illegally crossing into Syria - Xinhua

Wed, 04/01/2015 - 17:44

CNN International

9 Britons detained in Turkey for illegally crossing into Syria
Xinhua
ANKARA, April 1 (Xinhua) -- Nine British nationals were detained on the Turkish-Syrian border for trying to enter into Syria, the Turkish General Staff said in a written statement on Wednesday. The British nationals were trying to cross illegally fromv Hatay ...
Turkey detains nine Britons crossing into SyriaDaily Mail
Turkey detains nine Britons seeking to enter SyriaDeutsche Welle

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Canadian Consul General's son threatened cop, police say - MiamiHerald.com

Wed, 04/01/2015 - 16:34

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Canadian Consul General's son threatened cop, police say
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The teenage son of Canada's Consul General in Miami – arrested on a murder charge in a violent drug deal that killed his older brother – threatened to shoot a detective while at police headquarters, an arrest report obtained Wednesday by the Miami Herald ...
Canadian diplomat's ex-husband says their son killed in USChron.com
Diplomat's son shot dead after taking mum's official BMW for 'showdown with ...mirror.co.uk
Canadian diplomat in Miami loses one son; younger in custody after drug deal ...TheChronicleHerald.ca (registration)
The Australian (blog) -Sky News
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Oil Rig Explosion Kills 4 in Gulf of Mexico - ABC News

Wed, 04/01/2015 - 14:51

ABC News

Oil Rig Explosion Kills 4 in Gulf of Mexico
ABC News
An explosion and ensuing fire on an oil rig in the Gulf of Mexico today left four dead and injured at least 16 others, according to the Pemex oil company. Pemex, a Mexican state-run oil company, said 300 workers have been evacuated after the fire broke out ...
Massive fire engulfs Mexican oil rig, 4 deadU-T San Diego
Mexico oil platform fire kills four, 300 evacuatedReuters
Four dead in Gulf of Mexico oil rig fireTelegraph.co.uk

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Three skiers killed in avalanche in French Alps - euronews

Wed, 04/01/2015 - 14:43

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Three skiers killed in avalanche in French Alps
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Three skiiers have been killed in an avalanche in the French Alps. It happened in the Ecrins mountain range, more than 3,000 metres above sea level. Local officials say the dead are two Austrians and an Italian.Another skier was taken to hospital in Grenoble ...
French Alps avalanche: Three killed and seven stranded after party of skiers ...mirror.co.uk
French officials: Alps avalanche kills 3 tourists, injures 1WVAH

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Boehner, Netanyahu laud 'bonds' in Israel - CNN

Wed, 04/01/2015 - 12:20

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Boehner, Netanyahu laud 'bonds' in Israel
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(CNN) In a show of support for Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu, House Speaker John Boehner highlighted the "strong as ever" bonds between the two countries, as he and a bipartisan congressional delegation visited Israel, the same date of the ...
Ya'alon: Iran failed to establish terror base on Syrian border with IsraelJerusalem Post Israel News
A Look at Iran's Various Nuclear AssetsABC News
John Boehner and Benjamin Netanyahu, in Israel Meeting, Keep It Low KeyNew York Times
Ynetnews -Haaretz -Press TV
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Islamic State infiltrates Palestinian refugee camp in Damascus - The Globe and Mail

Wed, 04/01/2015 - 09:39

The Globe and Mail

Islamic State infiltrates Palestinian refugee camp in Damascus
The Globe and Mail
Islamic State militants infiltrated a Palestinian refugee camp in Damascus on Wednesday, marking the deepest foray yet by the extremist group into the capital, seat of President Bashar al-Assad's power, Syrian opposition activists and Palestinian officials said.
ISIS captures Palestinian refugee camp in DamascusYnetnews
IS seizes most of Yarmuk refugee camp in Damascus: PLOTimes of India
Islamic State 'seizes most of south Damascus Palestinian refugee camp'Telegraph.co.uk
Newsweek -CBC.ca -The Daily Star
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Thailand loosens martial law, but military-backed PM retains strong hold - Christian Science Monitor

Wed, 04/01/2015 - 09:32

Christian Science Monitor

Thailand loosens martial law, but military-backed PM retains strong hold
Christian Science Monitor
Prayuth Chan-ocha said he will invoke a special security measure in the junta-imposed interim constitution called Article 44. By Jocelyn Gecker, Associated Press April 1, 2015. close. Thailand's Prime Minister Prayuth Chan-ocha answers questions from ...
Thailand junta nods to foreign calls for scrapping martial law, but takes absolute ...Fox News
Thailand junta to replace martial law with absolute powerSan Francisco Chronicle
Thailand repeals martial law but political controls expected to remainThe Straits Times
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ISIS' legacy in Tikrit: booby traps, IEDs and fear - CNN

Wed, 04/01/2015 - 09:21

The Globe and Mail

ISIS' legacy in Tikrit: booby traps, IEDs and fear
CNN
Tikrit, Iraq (CNN) ISIS is gone, but the fear remains. As Iraqi forces, aided by Shiite militiamen, took control Wednesday of the northern city of Tikrit, they found vehicles laden with explosives and buildings that might be booby-trapped. CNN senior international ...
A history of the Islamic State group as Iraq retakes TikritWashington Post
Iraq claims victory over ISIS in Tikrit, but US military official says 'block-to-block ...Fox News
Iraq Declares Victory Over Islamic State Group in TikritNew York Times
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China building 'great wall of sand' in contested waters, US official says - Fox News

Wed, 04/01/2015 - 06:58

Fox News

China building 'great wall of sand' in contested waters, US official says
Fox News
Oct. 16, 2012: Chinese frigate sails in waters off the island of Yonaguni in Japan's Okinawa prefecture. (AP Photo/Joint Staff Office). China's land reclamation process in contested waters of the South China Sea, where it is apparently building a “great wall of ...
China building 'great wall of sand' in South China SeaThe Nation
China builds 'great wall of sand'NEWS.com.au
US Pacific Fleet admiral says China is 'creating a great wall of sand' in South ...Minneapolis Star Tribune

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Philippines Braces for Super Typhoon as People Head to Beaches - Bloomberg

Wed, 04/01/2015 - 06:11

Bloomberg

Philippines Braces for Super Typhoon as People Head to Beaches
Bloomberg
Meteorologists from the Philippine Atmospheric, Geophysical and Astronomical Services Administration monitor and plot the direction of super typhoon Maysak at PAGASA headquarters in Manila on April 1, 2015. Photographer: Jay Directo/AFP via Getty ...
Philippines on High Alert as Supertyphoon Approaches From the EastTIME
Typhoon hurtles toward central Philippines, tourists warnedDaily Mail
'Maysak' slightly weakens, heads for Isabela-AuroraInquirer.net
Rappler -Sun.Star -GMA News
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35 dead in Yemen after airstrikes hit factory vicinity - Toledo Blade

Wed, 04/01/2015 - 06:11

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35 dead in Yemen after airstrikes hit factory vicinity
Toledo Blade
SANAA, Yemen — Saudi-led warplanes bombed Shiite rebel positions in both north and south Yemen early today, setting off explosions and drawing return fire from anti-aircraft guns. Airstrikes also hit a factory in a western port city and 35 workers died there, ...
Iran asks UN's Ban to press for end to YemenYnetnews
Explosion at Yemen factory kills at least 25 - residents, medicsReuters
Yemen officials: Saudi-led airstrikes hit factory in western city; 23 workers killedFox News
The News International -Mashable
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German police officer guilty of murdering man who fantasized about being killed ... - Fox News

Wed, 04/01/2015 - 05:49

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German police officer guilty of murdering man who fantasized about being killed ...
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BERLIN – A German police officer has been found guilty of murder for killing a man he met in an Internet chat forum devoted to cannibalism. The German news agency dpa reported that the regional court in the eastern city of Dresden sentenced the man ...
German cop awaits verdict in cannibal killingNews24

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