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Sunni insurgents take over nuclear materials in northern Iraq
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Iraq says “terrorist groups” have seized nuclear materials used for scientific research at a university in the country’s north. Iraq’s UN envoy has appealed for help to “stave off the threat of their use by terrorists in Iraq or abroad.” According to Iraq’s UN ambassador, Mohamed Ali Alhakim, about 40 kilograms of uranium compounds were kept at Mosul University.

GlaxoSmithKline sex tape scandal, nauwi sa corruption investigation sa China!
GlaxoSmithKline sex tape scandal, nauwi sa corruption investigation sa China! GlaxoSmithKline sex tape scandal, nauwi sa corruption investigation sa China!

GlaxoSmithKline sex tape scandal, nauwi sa corruption investigation sa China! Sex tape ng dating executive ng GlaxoSmithKline, nauwi sa corruption investigation sa China! Isang sex tape ng dating executive ng GSK, o GlaxoSmithKline, na… From: TomoNews Philippines (Filipino) Views: 48 0 ratings Time: 01:07 More in News & Politics

Number of Afghan civilian casualties rises by 24% in first half of 2014

Source: UN Office of the High Commissioner for Human Rights, UN Assistance Mission in Afghanistan Country: Afghanistan UN report: Number of Afghan civilian casualties rises by 24% in first half of 2014 9 July 2014 – Ground combat among parties to the armed conflict in Afghanistan surpassed improvised explosive devices (IEDs) as the leading cause of conflict-related death and injury to Afghan civilians in the first six months of 2014, according to a major report of the United Nations Assistance Mission in Afghanistan (UNAMA), launched today in the Afghan capital of Kabul. In its 2014 Mid-Year Report on Protection of Civilians in Armed Conflict , prepared in coordination with the United Nations Office of the High Commissioner for Human Rights (OHCHR), UNAMA also noted that ground engagements and crossfire hit children and women with unprecedented force, with associated child casualties more than doubling in the first six months of 2014 and two-thirds more women killed and injured by ground engagements compared with 2013. While civilian casualties caused by IEDs also increased to unprecedented levels over the same period in 2013, deaths and injuries caused by mortars, rocket-propelled grenades and small arms fire in ground engagements jumped dramatically as the frequency and intensity of these incidents increased in 2014, particularly in areas with concentrated civilian populations

Rate of CAR refugee arrivals is 1,000 people a week

Source: Assessment Capacities Project Country: Cameroon, Central African Republic, Chad, Nigeria Crisis Overview On December 2013, renewed violence erupted in neighbouring Central African Republic, causing a major influx of refugees into Cameroon. The majority are located in the East and Adamawa regions. As of 27 June, there were 215,063 CAR refugees in Cameroon, 107,872 of whom have arrived since December 2013

Hong Kong’s Hidden Shame: Why is foreign domestic worker abuse so rampant?

Hong Kong’s Hidden Shame: Why is foreign domestic worker abuse so rampant? Early this year, news broke that a young maid in Hong Kong was brutally tortured by her employer.

As part of the $13billion settlement with the Department of Justice for their ro…

As part of the $13billion settlement with the Department of Justice for their role in the housing crisis, Chase Bank promised to pay $4billion in direct relief to homeowners. So why isn’t that money being used to help families like the Ceballos stay in their homes? ! #ShowUsTheMoney ! ¡Mi casa es tu casa! My home is your home! start2.occupyourhomes.org I raised my children here, and they go to school in the neighborhood.

#Israeli Prime Minister Netanyahu just said on camera the occupation will never…

#Israeli Prime Minister Netanyahu just said on camera the occupation will never end. That’s why we need #BDS Israeli PM Admits Military Occupation Over Palestinians To Last Forever www.addictinginfo.org Israeli Prime Minister Bibi Netanyahu admitted in a televised statement on Friday that the had no intention of ever ending Israel’s illegal military occupation over the Palestinian people.

Well done Mr. President. I support him … and I’m thankful that he is our pres…

Well done Mr. President. I support him ..

Tar Sands Healing Walk Solidarity
Tar Sands Healing Walk Solidarity Tar Sands Healing Walk Solidarity

The Great March for Climate Action starts the morning of an 18 mile day in Colorado with a circle of voices around the Tar Sands Healing Walk taking place in…

++ #UKRAINE ++ Eine Augenzeugin berichtet von Gräueltaten der #Nationalgarde der…

++ #UKRAINE ++ Eine Augenzeugin berichtet von Gräueltaten der #Nationalgarde der Ukraine in #Slawjansk “…sie richten grausam hin. Bei uns war eine Familie, der Vater bei der #Volkswehr, die Mutter und drei, dreijähriger Junge sind geblieben. Den Jungen haben sie auf dem Schwarzen Brett gekreuzigt, mit dem Messer abgestochen, die Mitter zwangen sie zuzusehen, solange sie… Das habe ich, ich persönlich, mit meinen eigenen Augen gesehen, so lange bis das Kind starb