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Congressional Democrats seek more action on U.S. domestic extremists

Congressional Democrats seek more action on U.S. domestic extremists

Published 29/10/2018

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - Congressional Democrats on Monday called on U.S. law enforcement authorities to do more to track and prosecute far-right extremists after a mass [more…]

White House presses forward with Trump’s Space Command

White House presses forward with Trump’s Space Command

Published 24/10/2018

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - U.S. President Donald Trump’s planned U.S. Space Command should seek to develop ways for the country’s military to operate in outer space, [more…]

As tensions mount, Mattis seeks more resilient U.S. ties with…

As tensions mount, Mattis seeks more resilient U.S. ties with…

Published 18/10/2018

SINGAPORE (Reuters) - U.S. Defense Secretary Jim Mattis told his Chinese counterpart on Thursday that the world’s two largest economies needed to deepen high-level ties [more…]

Rates of post-trauma stress rise in British military veterans

Rates of post-trauma stress rise in British military veterans

Published 07/10/2018

LONDON Oct 8 (Reuters) - Conflicts in Iraq and Afghanistan may have led to an increase in rates of post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD), according to [more…]

Iran warns U.S., Israel of revenge after parade attack

Iran warns U.S., Israel of revenge after parade attack

Published 24/09/2018

LONDON (Reuters) - The deputy head of Iran’s Revolutionary Guards warned U.S. and Israeli leaders on Monday to expect a “devastating” response from Tehran, accusing [more…]

Head of Iran’s National Security Council calls for dialogue with…

Head of Iran’s National Security Council calls for dialogue with…

Published 24/09/2018

LONDON (Reuters) - The head of Iran’s National Security Council said the country needed constructive dialogue to avoid tensions with neighboring countries after an attack [more…]

North Korea military parade features floats and flowers, not missiles

North Korea military parade features floats and flowers, not missiles

Published 10/09/2018

PYONGYANG (Reuters) - With no long-range missiles on display, North Korea staged a military parade on Sunday focused on conventional arms, peace and economic development [more…]

Suicide car bomb kills at least six in Somali capital

Suicide car bomb kills at least six in Somali capital

Published 10/09/2018

MOGADISHU (Reuters) - A suicide car bomb rammed into a local government office in Somalia’s capital on Monday, killing at least six people in an [more…]

Taliban kidnap dozens from buses in Afghanistan’s north, official says

Taliban kidnap dozens from buses in Afghanistan’s north, official says

Published 20/08/2018

KABUL (Reuters) - Taliban insurgents kidnapped dozens of passengers after stopping three buses in Afghanistan’s northern Kunduz province, a government official said on Monday. Esmatullah [more…]

U.S. senators demand answers from Army after Reuters report on lead…

U.S. senators demand answers from Army after Reuters report on lead…

Published 18/08/2018

(Reuters) - Four U.S. senators on Friday urged the Army to detail the steps it is taking to safeguard children from lead poisoning, citing a [more…]