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Botched US Drone Strike Kills 15 Afghan Police

Botched US Drone Strike Kills 15 Afghan Police

Hellfire missiles being loaded onto a US military Reaper drone in Afghanistan. (Photo: Staff Sgt. Brian Ferguson/U.S. Air Force) The US has tried to bolster the Afghan government in Helmand Province with air support in their fighting against the Taliban, but the support appears to have gone horribly wrong today, as a US drone attacked and […]

State Dept: Israeli Settlements, Lack Of Hope Drive Palestinian Violence

State Dept: Israeli Settlements, Lack Of Hope Drive Palestinian Violence

Israeli police place a Palestinian boy in a chokehold in Jerusalem’s Old City, July 17, 2017. Muslims boycotted the Jerusalem holy site in a gesture of protest after Israel denied them access to Islam’s second holiest site, setting up heavy police and military blockades.(AP/Mahmoud Illean) The US State Department’s annual terror report offers a surprising […]

Iran’s Foreign Minister: Saudi Arabia Involved In 94% Of Worldwide Terrorist Attacks

Iran’s Foreign Minister: Saudi Arabia Involved In 94% Of Worldwide Terrorist Attacks

Iranian Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif pauses while listening to a translation of his French counterpart Jean-Marc Ayrault during their joint press conference in Tehran, Iran, Jan. 31, 2017.(AP/Vahid Salemi) “We don’t see the situation in our region as a winning or losing battle. It’s a situation where the initial U.S. invasion of Iraq has […]

Oxfam: Yemen’s Cholera Epidemic Worst In Recorded History

Oxfam: Yemen’s Cholera Epidemic Worst In Recorded History

A girl is treated for a suspected cholera infection at a hospital in Sanaa, Yemen. The World Health Organization says a rapidly spreading cholera outbreak in Yemen has claimed thousands of lives since April and is suspected of affecting 246,000 people. (AP/Hani Mohammed) Yemen is suffering from the world’s largest cholera epidemic on record, Oxfam said […]

Indigenous Tribes In Brazil To Map Deforestation On Google Earth

Indigenous Tribes In Brazil To Map Deforestation On Google Earth

Brazilian Pataxo women take part in a ritual dance during a protest against a proposed constitutional amendment that would put the demarcation of indigenous lands into the hands of the Congress, in front of the Brazil’s National Congress, in Brasilia, Brazil, Nov. 10, 2015.(AP/Eraldo Peres) Indigenous peoples in Brazil will now be able to map, […]

‘I’m scared & shocked’: Eyewitness of Aegean earthquake reveals dramatic aftermath (PHOTOS, VIDEOS)

‘I’m scared & shocked’: Eyewitness of Aegean earthquake reveals dramatic aftermath (PHOTOS, VIDEOS)

Dramatic videos and images shared via social media show the aftermath of the powerful earthquake in the Aegean Sea and the ordeal facing frightened tourists. Multiple tremors continue to shake the epicenter between Turkey and the Greek Islands. Read Full Article at RT.com Source: New feed

Israeli police clash with Palestinian protesters in West Bank

Israeli police clash with Palestinian protesters in West Bank

Clashes between Palestinians and Israeli police have erupted in the West Bank. It is the latest in a series of unrest prompted by Israel’s decision to place metal detectors at the Temple Mount, a site which is holy to both Jews and Muslims. Read Full Article at RT.com Source: New feed

California scientists spot long-predicted particle that annihilates with itself

California scientists spot long-predicted particle that annihilates with itself

Physicists in California have discovered evidence of Majorana fermions, long-hypothesized particles that are their own antiparticles. Scientists hope that in the future, their discovery will help manufacture more robust quantum computers. Read Full Article at RT.com Source: New feed

2 fatalities, flooding from tsunami after powerful quake in Mediterranean Sea (PHOTOS, VIDEOS)

2 fatalities, flooding from tsunami after powerful quake in Mediterranean Sea (PHOTOS, VIDEOS)

Two people have been killed and dozens more injured after a 6.7 magnitude earthquake struck in the Mediterranean Sea early Friday morning. The quake hit close to Turkey and the Greek island of Kos, triggering a mini tsunami which flooded some areas. Read Full Article at RT.com Source: New feed

‘Dogs eating bodies’: Witnesses recall the horrors of US-led liberation of Raqqa

‘Dogs eating bodies’: Witnesses recall the horrors of US-led liberation of Raqqa

The city of Raqqa, Syria and its countryside are being completely destroyed by the ongoing US-led coalition airstrikes as Syrian Democratic Forces (SDF) engage Islamic State fighters for control of the self-proclaimed jihadist capital. Read Full Article at RT.com Source: New feed