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Sign the Petition: Congress Must Stop the Saudi Arms Sale
World  (tags: Yemen, Congressional letter, U.S. Saudi arms sale, stop the carnage )

Judy sick
- 1 day ago - actionnetwork.org
In light of the recent carnage in Yemen, some members of Congress are stepping up to stop a horrifying $1.15 billion sale of US weapons to Saudi Arabia that is about to happen. Representatives Conyers, Lieu, Mulvaney and Yoho are sending a letter...
Backpacker Mia Ayliffe-Chung Stabbed to Death at Australian Hostel
World  (tags: Home Hill, Queensland, Australia, hostel, backpacker 21, stabbed to death, man in critical condition, French suspect, arrested )

Rosie
- 1 day ago - bbc.co.uk
The victim named as Mia Ayliffe-Chung, from Derbyshire. A 30-year-old British man injured in the attack in QL is in a critical condition. The arrested French suspect, 29, allegedly said, "Allahu akbar" during attack. Police investigating motive.
Earthquake Leaves at Least 37 Dead in Central Italy
World  (tags: news, earthquake, central Italy. 37 dead, 150 missing )

Rosie
- 1 day ago - bbc.co.uk
A magnitude 6.2 earthquake has struck central Italy, leaving at least 37 people dead and 150 missing, as rescuers search for survivors. Many died in Pescara del Tronto, levelled to the ground amid fears the number of casualties could rise.
The Sultan's Hit List Grows, as Turkey Prepares to Enter Syria
World  (tags: world, war, violence, terrorism, society, politics, middle-east, HumanRights, freedoms, europe, ethics, death, corruption, crime, conflict, President, Recep, Tayyip, Erdogan, Turkey, Sultan, Syria )

Darren
- 1 day ago - counterpunch.org
It says a lot about post-failed-coup Turkey that you can spot the priority list of President Recep Tayyip Erdogan's foreign antagonists from the Government's reactions to a massacre.
Curtailing âEUR~DepravityâEUR(TM) in Dagestan With FGM?
World  (tags: FGM? How about castrating the males? May )

Michael
- 12 hours ago - hrw.org
Muslim Leader Says FGM Necessary to Curb GirlsâEUR(TM) Sexuality
He Sells His Olympics Medal to Save a Boy From Cancer
World  (tags: news, malchowski, cancer )

Sakalam
- 5 hours ago - primepost.in
Malachowski returned to his home country and immediately put his medal up for auction in an effort to raise money for Olek Szymanski, a 3-year-old boy suffering from a rare form of eye cancer called retinoblastoma.
Greek Debt and the New Financial Imperialism
World  (tags: world, society, politics, money, government, finance, ethics, environment, economy, debt, Greek Debt, Troika, 2015, Financial Imperialism, Europe )

Darren
- 1 day ago - counterpunch.org
This week marks the first anniversary of the 2015 Greek debt crisis, the third in that country's recent history since 2010. Last Aug. 20-21, 2015, the "Troika". . .
As Kerry Plans to Visit Saudi Arabia, Activists & NGOs Demand U.S. Stop Funding War Crimes in Yemen
World  (tags: world, war, violence, usa, terrorism, society, politics, middle-east, humanrights, freedoms, ethics, death, crime, corruption, conflict, John Kerry, Saudi Arabia, Barak Obama, NGOs, War, Yemen )

Darren
- 15 hours ago - uslaboragainstwar.org
Secretary of State John Kerry is heading to Saudi Arabia as the Obama administration is facing increasing pressure for its support of the Saudi-led war in Yemen.
CAN HELPING WOMEN ACHIEVE FINANCIAL FREEDOM HELP THE ENVIRONMENT, TOO?
World  (tags: Micro financing )

Michael
- 12 hours ago - news.mongabay.com
Some conservation organizations are using income-generating projects to encourage women to help the environment. The approach has sparked interest and momentum âEUR" but little research into whether it actually works.
Update: NayeemâEUR(TM)s Victims Narrate Miserable Tales
World  (tags: news, telangana, nayeem, india )

Sakalam
- 5 hours ago - primepost.in
Tales of agony of those who were threatened and blackmailed by gangster Nayeemuddin have been coming to light ever since he was gunned down in an encounter by the police in Telangana.
Nixed Bolivian Highway Offers Environmental Lessons to Big Brazil Bank
World  (tags: Bolivia )

Michael
- 12 hours ago - news.mongabay.com
BoliviaâEUR(TM)s failed TIPNIS Highway shows why BNDES needs to improve transparency, clarify social / environmental criteria, and create a complaint response process, say critics.
24, 2016 Turkey's Incursion Into Syria Will Escalate Conflict With the Kurds
World  (tags: Turkey in Syria and the Kurds )

Michael
- 11 hours ago - therealnews.com
ISIS is likely to retaliate with terrorist attacks in Turkey, says Trent University professor Baris Karaagac
   

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