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Bomb in Yemen school bus strike was US-supplied

Bomb in Yemen school bus strike was US-supplied

 

Munitions experts confirmed that the numbers on this piece of shrapnel confirmed that Lockheed Martin was its maker and that this particular MK 82 was a Paveway laser-guided bomb.


August 18, 2018 - 00:17 GMT
Exclusive: U.S. government seeks Facebook help to wiretap Messenger - sources

Exclusive: U.S. government seeks Facebook help to wiretap Messenger - sources

 

FILE PHOTO: People pose with mobile devices in front of a projection of the Facebook logo in this picture illustration taken in Zenica


August 17, 2018 - 21:08 GMT
Trump eyes Erik Prince plan to privatize U.S. war in Afghanistan

Trump eyes Erik Prince plan to privatize U.S. war in Afghanistan

 

President Trump Receives Briefing On Syria Strike From National Security Advisors


August 17, 2018 - 19:26 GMT
Signs that North Korea is planning something big for September: Blocked visas, parade practice and haircuts

Signs that North Korea is planning something big for September: Blocked visas, parade practice and haircuts

 

This photo provided by the North Korean government purportedly shows Hwasong-15 intercontinental ballistic missiles during a military parade in Pyongyang. (Korean Central News Agency/Korea News Service via AP)


August 17, 2018 - 18:39 GMT
India flood death toll shoots up to 324

India flood death toll shoots up to 324

 

Indian navy and rescue personnel evacuate local residents in an boat at Aluva, in the Indian state of Kerala, on August 16, 2018. - The death toll from floods in India's tourist hotspot of Kerala increased to 77 on August 16, as torrential rainfall threatened new areas, officials told AFP. (Photo by - / AFP) (Photo credit should read -/AFP/Getty Images)


August 17, 2018 - 15:05 GMT
Mattis says further Taliban assaults likely in weeks ahead

Mattis says further Taliban assaults likely in weeks ahead

 

Afghan security forces arrive at the site of an attack by gunmen, in Kabul, Afghanistan, Thursday, Aug. 16, 2018. Gunmen besieged a compound belonging to the Afghan intelligence service in Kabul on Thursday, police said, as the city's Shiite residents held funeral services for the victims of a horrific suicide bombing the previous day that left over 30 dead. (AP Photo/Rahmat Gul)


August 17, 2018 - 14:18 GMT
Kerala floods: More than 160 dead in Indian deluge

Kerala floods: More than 160 dead in Indian deluge

 

Volunteers and rescue personnel evacuate local residents in a boat in the Indian state of Kerala on August 16.


August 17, 2018 - 12:36 GMT
Merkel, Putin share a headache: Donald Trump

Merkel, Putin share a headache: Donald Trump

 

FILE - In this July 7, 2017 file photo Russian President Vladimir Putin, left, talks with German Chancellor Angela Merkel prior to the first working session on the first day of the G-20 summit in Hamburg, northern Germany. Merkel and Putin will meet on Saturday in the German government's guesthouse Meseberg, north of Berlin, Saturday, Aug. 18, 2018. The topics will include the civil war in Syria, the conflict in Ukraine, and energy questions. (AP Photo/Markus Schreiber, file)


August 17, 2018 - 11:31 GMT
British Columbia declares state of emergency as over 500 wildfires burn

British Columbia declares state of emergency as over 500 wildfires burn

 

A satellite image released on 13 August by the Nasa Earth Observatory shows the smoky landscape of British Columbia.


August 16, 2018 - 22:15 GMT
Melting Ice Uncovers 1946 Wreckage of U.S. Plane in Swiss Glacier

Melting Ice Uncovers 1946 Wreckage of U.S. Plane in Swiss Glacier

 

Some of the debris on Wednesday from a plane crash 70 years ago on the Gauli Glacier in Switzerland. The survival of everyone onboard “was the most improbable story in the history of international aviation,” one expert said.


August 16, 2018 - 20:29 GMT
Queen Elizabeth II's personal doctor killed in cycle crash

Queen Elizabeth II's personal doctor killed in cycle crash

 

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August 16, 2018 - 16:35 GMT
'She went to school to learn but left in blood-soaked clothes': Dozens killed in Kabul school attack

'She went to school to learn but left in blood-soaked clothes': Dozens killed in Kabul school attack

 

Hundreds of people gathered at cemeteries in Kabul to bury the victims of the attack [Omar Sobhani/Reuters]


August 16, 2018 - 13:37 GMT
Sweden Muslim woman wins handshake case

Sweden Muslim woman wins handshake case

 

Shaking hands is common in many European cultures - but not everyone wants to do it


August 16, 2018 - 11:33 GMT
China unveils lunar rover it will send to the dark side of the moon

China unveils lunar rover it will send to the dark side of the moon

 

China's rover for the Chang'e-4 lunar probe, which is expected to land on the far side of the moon this year, was unveiled Wednesday.


August 16, 2018 - 09:50 GMT
After dozens of children die, Trump administration faces mounting pressure over Yemen war

After dozens of children die, Trump administration faces mounting pressure over Yemen war

 

Yemenis attend the funeral Monday for dozens of victims, including many children, of last weeks Saudi-led airstrike in Saada.


August 16, 2018 - 00:56 GMT
How The World Learned China Is Holding Over A Million Muslims In Internment Camps

How The World Learned China Is Holding Over A Million Muslims In Internment Camps

 

A woman holding the flag of East Turkestan spits on a poster of Chinese President Xi Jinping during a protest of supporters of the mostly Muslim Uighur minority and Turkish nationalists denouncing China's treatment of ethnic Uighur Muslims during a deadly riot in July 2009 in Urumqi, in front of the Chinese consulate in Istanbul, on July 5, 2018. - Nearly 200 people died during a series of violent riots that broke out on July 5, 2009 over several days in Urumqi, the capital city of the Xinjiang Uyghur Autonomous Region, in northwestern China, between Uyghurs and Han people. (Photo by OZAN KOSE / AFP) (Photo credit should read OZAN KOSE/AFP/Getty Images)


August 16, 2018 - 00:16 GMT
Terrorist attacks are quietly declining around the world

Terrorist attacks are quietly declining around the world

 

Forensic investigators work at the site after a car crashed outside the Houses of Parliament in Westminster, London, on August 14, 2018.


August 15, 2018 - 13:30 GMT
Modi says India will send manned flight into space by 2022

Modi says India will send manned flight into space by 2022

 

Commuters move past an illuminated Chhatrapati Shivaji Maharaj Terminus station building on the eve of Independence day in Mumbai, India, Tuesday, Aug. 14, 2018. (AP Photo/Rajanish Kakade)


August 15, 2018 - 12:00 GMT
South Korean president calls for single economic community with North to bring peace, prosperity

South Korean president calls for single economic community with North to bring peace, prosperity

 

North Koreans stand before a roadside mosaic of Kim Il Sung and Kim Jong Il to pay their respects to the dead leaders. Kim Jong Il died in 2011, Kim Il Sung in 1994.


August 15, 2018 - 11:22 GMT
Westminster attack: London police trying to determine suspect's motive in terror incident

Westminster attack: London police trying to determine suspect's motive in terror incident

 

Police stand guard outside the Houses of Parliament following the incident.


August 15, 2018 - 10:15 GMT
Judge may acquit women or call defense in Kim Jong Nam trial

Judge may acquit women or call defense in Kim Jong Nam trial

 

FILE - This combination of the Oct. 2, 2017 file photos shows Indonesian Siti Aisyah, left, and Vietnamese Doan Thi Huong, right, escorted by police as they leave a court hearing in Shah Alam, Malaysia, outside Kuala Lumpur. Two Southeast Asian women on trial in Malaysia for the brazen assassination of the North Korean leaders half-brother could be acquitted Thursday, Aug. 16, 2018, or called to enter their defense in a case that has gripped the world. The two are accused of smearing VX nerve agent on Kim Jong Nams face in a crowded airport terminal in Kuala Lumpur on Feb. 13, 2017. The women have said they thought they were taking part in a prank for a hidden-camera show. (AP Photo/Daniel Chan, File)


August 15, 2018 - 07:07 GMT
Barriers set up after car ramming may have saved lives in London attack

Barriers set up after car ramming may have saved lives in London attack

 

A general view of Police officers searching the scene as forensic officers work on the vehicle that crashed into security barriers, injuring a number of pedestrians early this morning, outside the Houses of Parliament on August 14, 2018 in London, England.


August 15, 2018 - 04:58 GMT
Missouri nun busted at Sydney airport for smuggling cocaine inside high heels, officials say

Missouri nun busted at Sydney airport for smuggling cocaine inside high heels, officials say

 

A nun reportedly smuggled cocaine in her shoes at Sydney Airport in Australia.


August 14, 2018 - 21:23 GMT
Bus crash in Ecuador kills 23 people, injures 14

Bus crash in Ecuador kills 23 people, injures 14

 

Emergency services workers are shown at the scene of the bus crash on Aug. 14, 2018.


August 14, 2018 - 17:10 GMT
Turkey vows to take legal action against social media accounts 'provoking' the plummet of the lira after currency lost more than 40 per cent against the dollar amid row with the US

Turkey vows to take legal action against social media accounts 'provoking' the plummet of the lira after currency lost more than 40 per cent against the dollar amid row with the US

 

President Recep Tayyip Erdogan's government said it has initiated legal investigations against 346 social media accounts 'provoking the dollar exchange rate' against the Turkish lira


August 13, 2018 - 12:16 GMT
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2018/08/17
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2018/08/16
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2018/08/15
US newsrooms to Trump: We're not enemies of the people


2018/08/14
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2018/08/13
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2018/08/12
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