​Police officer shot to death in Florida

The shooting occurred early Sunday morning near the coastal town’s Sponge Docks, according to the sheriff’s office. The Pinellas County Sheriff’s Office and Tarpon Springs Police Department are investigating the incident. Authorities have confirmed that both the victim and the suspect were male, but have not yet released …read more

Via: RT

Victims of Diego Garcia base: Islanders forcibly evicted by UK plead to return home

“You have to go back where you belong. That’s me, as a Chagossian,” says Bernard Nourrice, a former resident of Diego Garcia, one of the Chagos Islands, now a closed US military base. Diego Garcia has recently made headlines after the CIA torture report revealed the US used the …read more

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UK ‘blackmailed’ US into 1953 Iran coup

The British government “blackmailed” the US administration of President Dwight D. Eisenhower into supporting the overthrow of the democratically elected Iranian Prime Minister Mohammad Mosaddegh in 1953, a political commentator in Washington says. Former British Prime Minister Winston Churchill blackmailed the Eisenhower administration by threatening to pull out British forces …read more

Via: Press TV

Russia prefers France pay refund instead of delivering warships it ordered

Sounds like Russia realizes buying French warships is not a good idea, but France is now stuck in EU sanctions which prohibits it from delivering the warships.

Russia’s Deputy Defense Minister Yury Borisov has told Interfax that France must decide by the end of the year if it will deliver …read more

Via: LiveLeak

Blair denies affair with Murdoch’s ex

The UK’s former Premier, Tony Blair blows his top and breaks a sweat over allegation of having an affair with media mogul Rupert Murdoch’s ex-wife. …read more

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Iraqi army regains control of Tal Afar military base

Troops have retaken the Tal Afar military base West of Iraq’s second-largest city, Mosul. The army and Kurdish forces have made major gains against the militants in the area in recent days. Just a few days ago, Kurdish Peshmerga forces managed to break the siege of Mount Sinjar west of …read more

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Russia sends aid cargo to east Ukraine

Russia has sent another aid convoy to Ukraine’s violence-plagued eastern regions, where sporadic clashes between Ukrainian soldiers and pro-Russia forces have deteriorated the humanitarian situation. …read more

Via: Press TV

Four militants hanged in Pakistan as execution campaign widens

ISLAMABAD (Reuters) – Pakistan hanged four Islamist militants on Sunday in the second set of executions since the government lifted a moratorium after the Taliban massacred 132 children and nine others at a school last week.

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Via: Reuters