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    Jordanian MP says son joined IS, carried out suicide attack
    Oct04

    Jordanian MP says son joined IS, carried out suicide attack

    AMMAN, Jordan (AP) — A Jordanian parliament member says his son carried out a suicide bombing in Iraq just three months after the family failed to prevent him from joining the Islamic State extremist group.Jordan is part of an international military coalition against IS, but the group has some grassroots support in the country.Parliamentarian...

    Jordanian MP says son joined IS, carried out suicide attack
    Oct04

    Jordanian MP says son joined IS, carried out suicide attack

    AMMAN, Jordan (AP) — A Jordanian parliament member says his son carried out a suicide bombing in Iraq just three months after the family failed to prevent him from joining the Islamic State extremist group. Jordan is part of an international military coalition against IS, but the group has some grassroots support in the country. Parliamentarian...

    Why Afghanistan Is Going To Fall To The Taliban Again. And It’s Not Why You Think.
    Oct04

    Why Afghanistan Is Going To Fall To The Taliban Again. And It’s Not Why You Think.

    Last week, the Taliban began the process of retaking Afghanistan, starting with the northern city of Kunduz. The U.S. and Afghan governments have since been battling to recapture it — a fight that included the U.S. bombing of a Doctors Without Borders hospital that killed at least 12 medical staff, along with at least seven patients, on...

    Warring sides begin arms withdrawal in Ukraine
    Oct04

    Warring sides begin arms withdrawal in Ukraine

    KIEV: Warring sides in Ukraine on Saturday began withdrawing tanks and smaller weapons from a buffer zone in the war-torn east a day after the leaders …read more Source: The News...

    Why Afghanistan Is Going To Fall To The Taliban Again. And It’s Not Why You Think.
    Oct04

    Why Afghanistan Is Going To Fall To The Taliban Again. And It’s Not Why You Think.

    Last week, the Taliban began the process of retaking Afghanistan, starting with the northern city of Kunduz. The U.S. and Afghan governments have since been battling to recapture it — a fight that included the U.S. bombing of a Doctors Without Borders hospital that killed at least 12 medical staff, along with at least seven patients, on...

    Ukraine withdraws heavy weapons from front line after Paris talks
    Oct04

    Ukraine withdraws heavy weapons from front line after Paris talks

    Local militias withdraw a tank from the front line in Aleksandrovsk Town, near Luhansk, Ukraine, Oct. 3, 2015. …read more Source: <a href=http://news.xinhuanet.com/english/photo/2015-10/04/c_134682514.htm target=_blank title="Ukraine withdraws heavy weapons from front line after Paris talks”...

    Pope’s blessing, Netanyahu’s silence: Key UN summit moments
    Oct04

    Pope’s blessing, Netanyahu’s silence: Key UN summit moments

    UNITED NATIONS (AP) — Pope Francis, Russian President Vladimir Putin, President Barack Obama and even celebrities like Daniel Craig and Shakira dropped by a whirlwind U.N. summit that drew more than 150 world leaders, a record, and ended Saturday afternoon. Here are some notable moments: ___ “May the Almighty bless this assembly, and may its...

    Putin promised to use influence in Donbass for progress on Minsk deal: Kremlin
    Oct04

    Putin promised to use influence in Donbass for progress on Minsk deal: Kremlin

    MOSCOW – Russia’s President Vladimir Putin had promised to use his influence in Ukraine’s eastern Donbass region to ensure progress in the Ukraine conflict’s Minsk peace process, The Kremlin’s spokesman said on Saturday according to Interfax. Dmitry Peskov,… …read more Source:...

    News of the Day From Across the Globe, Oct. 4
    Oct03

    News of the Day From Across the Globe, Oct. 4

    Rebel forces have attacked government troops, killing 14 of them and wounding 42 others, said military spokesman Col. Philip Aguer. The demonstrations were part of what organizers called a global march for rhinos and elephants, whose populations have been severely reduced by criminal networks that sell rhino horn and elephant ivory for high...

    Ukraine warring sides announce start of small arms withdrawal
    Oct03

    Ukraine warring sides announce start of small arms withdrawal

    KIEV: Warring sides in Ukraine on Saturday began withdrawing tanks and smaller weapons from a buffer zone in the war-torn east a day after the leaders of France and Germany met Vladimir Putin for peace talks. The announcement of the beginning of the small-weapons withdrawal came after Ukrainian President Petro Poroshenko voiced cautious optimism...