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Report: Saudi, UAE weapons end up with armed groups

An investigative report by a Bulgarian journalist says Saudi Arabia and the UAE have supplied Eastern-European-made weapons to armed groups in Syria and Iraq using different intermediaries and diplomatic cover to mask their points of origin and final destinations. The report, authored by Dilyana Gaytandzhiev, claims Saudi Arabia, UAE, the US military and several countries […]


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Brock Long, FEMA chief: We’re going to be in Texas for ‘years’

The head of the Federal Emergency Management Agency on Sunday said he expected federal personnel to be in Texas for “years,” calling the tropical storm that has wreaked havoc on East Texas a “landmark” event. “FEMA’s going to be there for years,” FEMA Administrator Brock Long said on CNN’s “State of the Union.” “This disaster’s […]


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Top American general says attack on Japan same as on US

The United States’ most senior military officer on Friday said North Korea understands that an any attack on Japan is equal to one on the US itself — and vice versa. General Joe Dunford, chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff, held talks with his Japanese counterpart at the defence ministry in Tokyo, wrapping up […]


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Top US General Visits Pakistan’s Waziristan Region

U.S. Central Command chief Gen. Joseph Votel has concluded two days of talks with civilian and military leaders in Pakistan, underscoring the need for the two countries to work together to ensure “greater regional security ad stability.” “Military cooperation, and even stronger cooperation with Pakistan, is very important, and we deeply appreciate the hospitality and […]


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Barcelona: Suspect Posted ‘Kill The Infidels’ Online

Moussa Oukabir, now one of the main suspects in the Barcelona vehicle-ramming attack, posted online two years ago that he wanted to “kill the infidels,” a reference to non-Muslims. Security services say the 18-year-old is the suspected perpetrator of the van attack that killed 13 people on Barcelona’s famous Las Ramblas boulevard on Thursday, Spanish […]