Hong Kong protesters told not to return

BBC - Hong Kong Chief Executive CY Leung has warned pro-democracy activists not to return to the streets following the latest outbreak of violence. His comments come after some of the worst clashes between protesters...

Taliban attack housing for aid workers; 2 aid workers, 3 insurgents killed

CNN - Violence raged yet again Saturday in Afghanistan, including a battle at a sprawling military base that British troops gave up last month and an attack on a home for aid workers in...

Assessment of impact of the crisis in Gaza on reproductive health

A study about assessment of impact of the crisis in Gaza on reproductive health revealed that all hospital in the Gaza Strip were under severe shortage of medical and logistical supplies, and due to...

Somali officials say U.S. struck where al Shabaab were meeting

 An air strike by U.S. military forces struck an area where leaders of Somalia's al Qaeda-linked militants were meeting, intelligence sources said on Tuesday, but it was unclear whether any insurgent commanders were killed. The...

End of Gaza war doesn’t translate into peace

A week after the guns fell silent in the Gaza war, Israel and the Palestinians seem to have little appetite or incentive for a return to U.S.-sponsored peace and statehood talks that collapsed five...

UK raises terror threat level

British Prime Minister David Cameron said the "root cause" of the terrorist threat in the United Kingdom is "Islamist extremism." He said the killing of U.S. journalist James Foley is clear evidence that ISIS'...

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