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Ottawa Shooting: Canadian Parliament in Lockdown
World  (tags: Canada, Ottawa, Parliament, War Memorial, soldier killed, suspect killed, Kevin Vickers, Sergeant at Arms, Terrorism )

Brian
- 25 minutes ago - bbc.com
"There have been two shooting incidents in Ottawa - at the National War Memorial and inside parliament."
Shots Fired at Canadian War Memorial, Parliament; Soldier Killed, Police Scouring Downtown Ottawa
World  (tags: Shooting, Ottawa, Canada, Parliament, War Memorial, Soldier Killed, Terrorism )

Brian
- 4 hours ago - washingtonpost.com
"A soldier was killed during a shooting at Canada's National War Memorial on Wednesday morning, which was followed quickly by additional gunfire inside the nearby Parliament, according to police."
Saudi Terrorism Court Sentences 13 People To Prison Over Al-Qaida Attack Plot On US Forces
World  (tags: U.S. military, Saudi court, AL-Qaida, terrorism, prison sentences, law, world )

Carrie
- 6 hours ago - ibtimes.com
13 people were sentenced to jail by a Saudi court Tuesday for planning an attack against U.S. forces in the Middle East. A special terrorism court reportedly jailed about 11 Saudi people for between 18 months-25 years, while those hailing from Qatar...
Canada Parliament Shooting: One Suspect Confirmed Dead, City Still Under Lockdown (TEXT and VIDEO)
World  (tags: Canada, terrorist attack, Ottawa, National War Memorial, Parliament Hill, news, violence, society, world )

Carrie
- 12 hours ago - theglobeandmail.com
The attack on Parliament Hill's Centre Block and the National War Memorial has left one Canadian soldier and one male suspect dead.
Protesting Ireland's Illegal Abortions
World  (tags: women's rights, abortion, Ireland, activism, world, politics, humanrights, news, europe )

Cal
- 20 hours ago - vice.com
Ireland is the only country in Europe where abortions are illegal--the only exception is when the pregnancy poses a risk to the mother's life
Los Angeles City Council Seeks to Ban GMOs
World  (tags: GMO's, world, usa, humanrights, ban gmos )

Rose
- 1 day ago - dailynews.com
Citing fears of the impact on the environment and public health, the Los Angeles City Council called Tuesday for a measure to ban the sale and planting of any genetically modifie "I want to see all 503 square miles of L
This Might Be The Worst Job At An Ebola Clinic
World  (tags: Liberia, Doctors Without Borders, health, ebola, treatment, prevention, children, family, human rights, world )

Nancy
- 1 day ago - msn.com
"This wasn't a job that we planned for anyone to do, but somebody had to do it," he wrote in a post on the Doctors Without Borders website.
Stop Ignoring Aboriginal Deaths in Custody
World  (tags: Australia, aboriginal, Aborigines, death, custody, humanrights, HumanRights, government, violence, society )

Roger
- 1 day ago - change.org
Since 2009, dozens of Aboriginal people have died in custody. All despite there already being a Royal Commission. It's devastating to think our politicians have been told what they need to do to stop these deaths happening, but so far have refused to act.
5-Year-Old Palestinian Girl Hit By Settler Car Succumbs to Wounds
World  (tags: palestine, West Bank, 5 year old girls, Einas Khalil, death, Nilin Asfour )

Evelyn
- 1 day ago - maannews.net
Einas Khalil, 5, died after being hit by a car driven by an Israeli settler near the central West Bank town of Sinjil,Israeli police arrived at the scene shortly after the incident and opened an investigation into whether it was deliberate, locals said.
Turkey Says It's Helping Iraqi Kurds Join Fight For Kobani
World  (tags: world, violence, war, iraq, Turkey, politics, government, 'HUMANRIGHTS!' )

Cal
- 1 day ago - npr.org
Turkey says it is assisting Iraqi Kurdish fighters in crossing into Syria to aid their brethren in the embattled city of Kobani, where Kurds have fought a fierce defense action for weeks against besieging Islamic State militants.
Gaza Plan 'Relieves Israel of Responsibility'
World  (tags: middle-east, Gaza, palestine, israel, Palestinian Authority, Hamas, Fatah, UN, donors, Gaza Plan, reconstruction )

Evelyn
- 2 days ago - m.aljazeera.com
"Complicated mechanisms are being created to manoeuvre around the problem, not address it," said Tartir, programme director of Al Shabaka. "This means more money is wasted and Palestinians' dependency status is entrenched."
Pakistan Accounts for 80% of Polio Cases: WHO
World  (tags: Pakistan, Polio, Health Crisis, Polio Eradication, #EndPolioNow, endpolio.org )

Brian
- 2 days ago - timesofindia.indiatimes.com
"The 10th meeting of the Independent Monitoring Board (IMB) of the Global Polio Eradication Initiative (GPEI) held in London recently concluded that the goal of stopping global polio transmission by the end of 2014 will be missed because of..."
Israeli Democracy: A Convenient Illusion
World  (tags: world, Israel, democracy, dishonesty, ethics, Arabs, Jews, rights, freedoms, power, government, politics, middle-east )

Carrie
- 2 days ago - globalresearch.ca
Israel's more hypocrisy than democracy. Rhetoric belies longstanding policy. Nothing ahead suggests change. Israel's an ethnocracy. It's polar opposite democracy. Jews alone have power. Arabs have no say. The Law of Return affords it solely to Jews.
Europe Wearies of Netanyahu's Diversions
World  (tags: Europe, Palestine, Israel, Netanyahu, Human Rights, illegal settlement expansion, middle-east, news, violence, world, politics, government, ethics, freedoms, conflict, society )

Carrie
- 2 days ago - mondoweiss.net
Stephens's piece is a full-on attack on Netanyahu for his latest settlement expansion, which guaranteed the passage of the British Parliament's Palestinian state recognition, a monument of bipartisanship in the House of Commons.
STOP THE INVASION , STOP THE WAR BEFORE IT WOULD START !!! PLEASE SIGN !!!
World  (tags: Russia, Ukraine Crisis, WAR, petition to sign )

Alexandra
- 2 days ago - change.org
President of Russia Federation : Vladimir Putin - stop the invasion on Ukraine and order your trops to return back to your country
 

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