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    The Nice victims: A boy, a police officer, 6 family members
    Jul16

    The Nice victims: A boy, a police officer, 6 family members

    The terror attack on a festive Bastille Day crowd in France indiscriminately killed locals and foreigners alike, men, women and children. The driver of a truck slammed into the festivities Thursday taking the lives of 84 people, including six from the same family. Among those who’ve been identified were Americans, Germans, Ukrainians, Swiss...

    Your letters for Saturday July 16: The Tenors, Pride and Trudeau abroad
    Jul16

    Your letters for Saturday July 16: The Tenors, Pride and Trudeau abroad

    No need to even sing the anthem at sporting events Setting aside the fact that The Tenors are not the only ones who have changed the lyrics of O Canada for political reasons recently, one wonders why national anthems must be sung at events such as the MLB All-Star Game at all. The two teams involved were playing for their respective baseball...

    IS claims Nice massacre as France mulls security failings
    Jul16

    IS claims Nice massacre as France mulls security failings

    The Islamic State group claimed responsibility Saturday for an attack in which a Tunisian plowed a truck into a crowd in Nice, killing 84, prompting hard questions in France over security failures. A picture taken on July 15, 2016 shows a black ribbon on a French flag, flowers and candles at a makeshift memorial near the site of the deadly attack...

    IS claims Nice massacre as France mulls security failings
    Jul16

    IS claims Nice massacre as France mulls security failings

    BEIRUT: The Islamic State group claimed responsibility Saturday for an attack in which a Tunisian drove a truck through a crowd in Nice, killing 84, prompting hard questions in France over security failures. In a statement via its Amaq news service IS said one of its “soldiers” carried out the attack on Thursday night “in response to calls to...

    Russia to deploy latest air defence systems in Crimea
    Jul16

    Russia to deploy latest air defence systems in Crimea

    Russia will deploy its most advanced S-400 air defence systems to the annexed Crimea peninsula in August, a military official said, AFP reported. …read more Source: Macedonian Information...

    Preliminary results from Flight MH17 forensic probe expected later this year – minister
    Jul16

    Preliminary results from Flight MH17 forensic probe expected later this year – minister

    The Boeing 777 was shot down over eastern Ukraine by a Russian-made Buk missile …read more Source: Gulf...

    Preliminary results from Flight MH17 forensic probe expected later this year: minister
    Jul16

    Preliminary results from Flight MH17 forensic probe expected later this year: minister

    Malaysia’s transport minister said on Saturday preliminary conclusions from the forensic investigation into the downing of Malaysia Airlines flight MH17 two years ago could be received later this year.The Boeing 777 was shot down over eastern Ukraine by a Russian-made Buk missile, the Dutch Safety Board concluded last year in its final...

    Preliminary results from Flight MH17 forensic probe expected later this year
    Jul16

    Preliminary results from Flight MH17 forensic probe expected later this year

    KUALA LUMPUR: Malaysia’s transport minister said on Saturday preliminary conclusions from the forensic investigation into the downing of Malaysia Airlines flight MH17 two years ago could be received later this year. The Boeing 777 was shot down over eastern Ukraine by a Russian-made Buk missile, the Dutch Safety Board concluded last year in...

    Preliminary results from Flight MH17 forensic probe expected later this year
    Jul16

    Preliminary results from Flight MH17 forensic probe expected later this year

    Malaysia’s transport minister said on Saturday preliminary conclusions from the forensic investigation into the downing of Malaysia Airlines flight MH17 two years ago could be received later this year. The Boeing 777 was shot down over eastern Ukraine by a Russian-made Buk missile, the Dutch Safety Board concluded last year in its final...

    Samantha Power and Henry Kissinger Polar Opposites?
    Jul16

    Samantha Power and Henry Kissinger Polar Opposites?

    By Christoph HeusgenFrom the Balkans and Iraq to Libya: How important are morals in foreign policy making? In the firmament of modern U.S. foreign policy, it is hard to imagine two pivotal policymakers that would seem to be more polar opposites than Samantha Power and Henry A. Kissinger. One is the current U.S. Ambassador to the United Nations...