get: Mohamed Sheikh Hassan, Minister of Defense in Somalia
Goal: End sexual abuse against women by Somalian soldiers
Sexual exploitation and abuse by soldiers of the African Union Mission is rampant, according to a Human Rights Watch repo
WASHINGTON -- The Obama administration said Sunday that "several" Arab nations had offered to join in airstrikes against the Islamic State in Iraq & Syria, but any sustained military campaign does not appear imminent, and is likely to require an even. . .
"Turning their backs on the prevailing austerity government, Swedish voters on Sunday elected the Social Democrat Party and its head Stefan Löfven to lead the country, allowing the center-left parties to reclaim power in the historically socialist state."
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Coalition of 27 countries agree terrorist group must be tackled at conference in Paris hosted by French president François Hollande
Having beheaded two American hostages and one Briton, David Haines, Isil now controls thousands of square miles
Authorities said about 30,000 tourists, 26,000 of them foreigners, were being put up in temporary refuges or hotel areas converted to shelters.
Luis Felipe Puente, national coordinator for Civil Protection, said the airlift would prioritize the elderly-
When you hear about modern-day slavery, you probably picture some third-world brutality occurring in Africa or Southeast Asia (and if you just muttered something about your unpaid office internship, go ahead and slap yourself right now)
When Scottish voters go to the polls on Thursday to decide whether or not Scotland should stay part of the United Kingdom, many will be looking to their wallets as much as to their sense of national identity.
Dozens of reserve soldiers from Israel's top electronic surveillance unit say they will no longer spy on Palestinians living under occupation, an unprecedented rebuke to Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu's security policies.
The U.S. ... deeply biased coverage of the Ukraine crisis - ... - reached a new level of absurdity over the weekend as the Washington Post excused the appearance of Swastikas and other Nazi symbols among a Ukrainian government militia as "romantic."
Unlike what Western mainstream media coverage of the conflict suggests, Israel violates the vast majority of ceasefires first."It is overwhelmingly Israel that kills first after a pause in the conflict:79% of all conflict pauses were interrupted by Israel
It's hard to imagine a more repugnant act of cruel depravity to turn public opinion away from its erstwhile opposition to war toward giving consent for military action to, as Cameron put it, "hunt down this pure evil".
TOKYO -- North Korea has sentenced Matthew Miller to six years of hard labor for committing "hostile acts," after the American reportedly ripped up his tourist visa upon arrival at the Pyongyang airport in April.
Hours before President Obama announced a new U.S. military offensive against the Islamic State, one of his top counterterrorism officials testified to Congress that the al-Qaeda offshoot had an estimated 10,000 fighters.
"The Saudi Royal Family hopes nuclear will provide 15 percent of the Kingdom's power (18 GWe) within 20 years, together with a similar 15 percent (40 GWe) from solar (WNN). They are planning to invest $80 billion to build more than a dozen nuclear..."
Ever since serious protest broke out in Ukraine in February the Western mainstream media, particularly in the United States, has seriously downplayed the fact that the usual suspects - the US/European Union/NATO triumvirate - have been on the same side as
However, it is not only our chief enemy, it is also our chief maker of enemies. The parasitic state is not only perpetually at odds with us, but it is constantly setting us at odds with others. It is not only a millstone around our necks, but a target.