War Might Be Health of State, But It's Hell on Immigrants
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20 Apr 2015

Article by WN.com Correspondent Dallas Darling The waters of the Mediterranean Sea have again swallowed a number of innocent victims. But instead of a shipwreck caused by a natural disaster or mechanical failure, it was caused by the ongoing wars in North Africa. According to Italy's Coast Guard, a confirmed 24 people died when a 66 foot vessel...

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Rescuers help children to disembark in the Sicilian harbor of Pozzallo, Italy, early Monday, April 20, 2015. About 100 migrants, including 28 children, were rescued on Sunday by a merchant vessel in the Sicilian Strait.
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Rosalie Bertell - Space Weapons of War - part 1 of 4 - PLANET EARTH lecture
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Was Typhoon Haiyan/Yolanda Weather Warfare? Geoengineering, Climate Change, and Weather Weapons
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Putin Puts Global Banking Cartel on Notice
Intelligence gaps may help Islamic State gain foothold in Afghanistan
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20 Apr 2015

KABUL, Afghanistan — Saturday’s massive suicide attack in eastern Afghanistan claimed by Islamic State militants highlights shortcomings in intelligence gathering by coalition forces that complicate their ability to gauge the group’s strength in the country. A self-styled Islamic State spokesman claimed responsibility for the attack, which occurred...

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Afghan security forces inspect at the site of suicide attack near to new Kabul Bank in Jalalabad east of Kabul, Afghanistan, Saturday, April, 18, 2015.
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Afghan, Pakistan Taliban 'Punjabi ISI' kill 28 in attacks on Logar provincial police HQs
updated 18 Apr 2015; published 18 Apr 2015
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ISIS Suicide Attack in Jalalabad AFG by Paki-Punjabi ISI Kills 35 Gov. Workers
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'US must end Afghan suicide mission'
updated 16 May 2013; published 16 May 2013
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Afghan Government Condemns Suicide Bombing That Killed Six
updated 30 Aug 2014; published 30 Aug 2014
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Taliban attack Afghan intelligence office
updated 30 Aug 2014; published 30 Aug 2014
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Six dead after Afghan intelligence agency attack
FBI admits forensic evidence errors in hundreds of cases
Full Article BBC News
20 Apr 2015

20 April 2015 From the section US & Canada The FBI admitted errors made in statements regarding hair analysis The FBI has admitted "errors" in evidence provided by its forensics laboratory to US courts to help secure convictions, including in death penalty cases, over more than 20 years. A report by the Office of the Inspector General (OIG)...

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File - A number of FBI agents leave following the search of a Chinatown fraternal organization, Wednesday, March 26, 2014, in San Francisco.
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FBI admits forensic evidence errors in hundreds of cases
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FBI admits forensic evidence errors in hundreds of cases
updated 30 Jul 2014; published 30 Jul 2014
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Headlines at 7:30: Massive investigation into FBI forensic errors resumes
updated 04 Aug 2014; published 04 Aug 2014
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Shocking FBI Malpractice Uncovered
updated 19 Apr 2015; published 19 Apr 2015
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FBI Admits Forensic Experts Gave Flawed Evidence
updated 20 Apr 2015; published 20 Apr 2015
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FBI reportedly overstated forensic hair matches in most trials before 2000
German Parliament to label killings of Armenians as genocide
Full Article Austin American Statesman
20 Apr 2015

Germany's Parliament is set to use the term genocide in a resolution marking the slaughter of Armenians by Ottoman Turks 100 years ago, and the foreign minister is expressing understanding for those who use the word. A draft of a non-binding motion drawn up by the governing parties, to be debated Friday, says the Armenians' fate is "exemplary for...

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Armenian Genocide: Armenian civilians are marched to a nearby prison in Mezireh by armed Turkish soldiers. Kharpert, Western Armenia, Ottoman Empire in April 1915.
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Symbol of Armenian Genocide 100 Centennial and Slogan
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Symbol of Armenian Genocide Centennial and Slogan
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1915 AGHET - The Armenian Genocide (In English)
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Armenian Genocide ABC World news tonight with Peter Jennings
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The Controversy Over The Armenian Genocide
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How The Armenian Genocide Lost Its Place In History
Hundreds of migrant deaths at sea: What is Europe going to do?
Full Article CNN
20 Apr 2015

(CNN)Hundreds of men, women and children dying at sea. International criminal groups profiting richly from the misery. And Western governments struggling to respond. That's the reality that was brought painfully into focus over the weekend with the latest sinking of a boat ferrying hundreds of migrants from North Africa toward the shores of...

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A migrant is helped disembark in the Sicilian harbor of Pozzallo, Italy, early Monday, April 20, 2015. About 100 migrants, including 28 children, were rescued on Sunday by a merchant vessel in the Sicilian Strait.
photo: AP / Alessandra Tarantino

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Hundreds of migrants feared drowned in Mediterranean Sea
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Hundreds Feared Dead After Migrant Boat Capsizes in Mediterranean Sea
updated 19 Apr 2015; published 19 Apr 2015
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900 migrants feared dead after another migrant boat sinks off Libya
updated 19 Apr 2015; published 19 Apr 2015
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Libya sinking Hundreds of migrants feared dead after boat ca
updated 19 Apr 2015; published 19 Apr 2015
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Lampedusa migrant boat capsizes: Latest updates as hundreds feared dead in Mediterranean
updated 19 Apr 2015; published 19 Apr 2015
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700 Migrants feared Dead: Boat Capsizes Sinks in Mediterranean, Hollande: Traffickers Are Terrorists

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CounterPunch
The upcoming meeting of the African Commission on Human and Peoples’ Rights taking place in Banjul, Gambia could be an opportunity for African States and civil society to...
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BBC News
20 April 2015 From the section Magazine A generation ago Ethiopia's Tigray province was stricken by a famine that shocked the world. Today, as Chris Haslam reports, local people...
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The Daily Beast
Lawmakers are pushing Obama take a page out of the World War II playbook—and let Jordan borrow some Predator drones to keep the terror group at bay. In 1941, before the United...

In this Sept. 16, 2008 file photo provided by the Syrian official news agency SANA, Nawaf Fares, left, is sworn in as Syria's ambassador to Iraq before Syrian President Bashar Assad, right, and Syrian Foreign Minister Walid Moallem in Damascus.
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PARIS (AP) — Syrian President Bashar Assad says the French and Syrian intelligence services have had "some contacts" over the fight against the Islamic State group but denied that there is any...
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In this photo taken Sept. 7, 2012, Yanomami Indians dance in their village called Irotatheri in Venezuela's Amazon region.
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A tropical storm over the Amazon's Black River, which connects Brazil, Venezuela and Colombia. Photo: AFP A remote tribe in the Venezuelan Amazon appears to be resistant to modern antibiotics even though its members have had barely any contact with...
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Sailors assigned to USS Theodore Roosevelt (CVN 71) Weapons Department man the rails of the Iowa-class battleship USS Wisconsin (BB 64).
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VOA News The Pentagon says the American warship USS Theodore Roosevelt is "repositioning" as part of a security operation at sea, but will not intercept Iranian vessels off the coast of Yemen. Citing unnamed officials, the Associated Press...
photo: US Navy / Photographer's Mate Airman Aaron Burden.
In this Feb. 13, 2012 photo, recruits of the Kachin Independence Army, one of the country's largest armed ethnic groups, march during training at a military camp near Laiza, the area controlled by the Kachin in northern Myanmar.
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Moe Zaw YANGON— Fighting between the Myanmar army and Kachin rebels broke out Saturday and continued until Monday, according to the Kachin Independence Organization (KIO). KIO liaison officer, Colonel Zaw Taung, told VOA Burmese government...
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Egypt's ousted Islamist President Mohammed Morsi gestures in a defendant cage during his hearing at a courtroom in Cairo, Egypt, Tuesday, March 3, 2015.
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20 April 2015 From the section Middle East An Egyptian court is to deliver its first verdict in one of the trials of former President Mohammed Morsi. He was ousted by the military in July 2013 after mass protests against his rule, in a move which...
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UN refugee agency wants no part of Cambodia resettlement
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Uncertainty: Asylum seekers on Nauru. Photo: Angela Wylie Bangkok: The United Nations agency responsible for refugees has washed its hands of Australia's controversial deal to send refugees from the tiny Pacific island of Nauru to Cambodia. A...
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Hubble docked in the cargo bay of Atlantis. Following the crew's post-sleep activities, they went to work performing the rendezvous operations that included burning the orbiters engines to refine the approach to the Hubble telescope.[NASA 20]
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(CNN)It's up there right now -- flying about 340 miles over the Earth and circling us every 97 minutes. It's a telescope -- in the sky. Just think about that for a bit. It's called the Hubble Space Telescope. The telescope itself is not really much...
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