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Thousands of Syrian Kurds enter Turkey fleeing advancing Islamic State

Sep 20, 2014

Thousands of Syrian Kurds enter Turkey fleeing advancing Islamic State

Turkey opened a stretch of the frontier on Friday after Kurdish civilians fled their homes, fearing an imminent attack on the border town of Ayn alArab, known as Kobani in Kurdish. #White House #World #India #Terrorism #Syria #NewsTracker #Turkey #Iraq #United States of America #President Barack Obama #islamic-state #US withdrawal from Iraq #ISIL #ISIS #Caliphate #Yazidis #Syrian Kurds
U.S. aims to keep Iran atomic talks separate from Islamic State conflict

Sep 20, 2014

U.S. aims to keep Iran atomic talks separate from Islamic State conflict

WASHINGTON (Reuters) U.S. officials hope to prevent two diplomatic challenges with Iran from colliding next week: the Iranian nuclear program and the threat posed by the Islamic State militant group. #facebook #India #Business #Technology #Middle East #markets #Italy #United Kingdom #Latin America #Mexico #opinion
EU relief at Scotland's "no" tinged with fear of nationalism

Sep 20, 2014

EU relief at Scotland's "no" tinged with fear of nationalism

BRUSSELS/PARIS (Reuters) European Union and NATO officials expressed undisguised relief on Friday at Scotland's clear vote against independence from Britain, but some fretted that the genie of separatism may be out of the bottle in Europe. EU partners had mostly kept quiet in the runup to Thursday's referendum, lest their fears of a breakup of the United Kingdom leading to contagion elsewhere in Europe be seized upon as interference #India #Brazil #France #Europe #markets #Italy #Latin America #european #opinion
Chad accuses U.N. of neglecting its peacekeepers in Mali

Sep 20, 2014

Chad accuses U.N. of neglecting its peacekeepers in Mali

N'DJAMENA (Reuters) Chad's government accused the United Nations' peacekeeping mission in Mali on Friday of failing to relieve its contingent in the country's volatile north and neglecting to support it, a day after five Chadian soldiers were killed by a roadside bomb. The mission, known as MINUSMA, was deployed last year after a Frenchled military intervention drove out al Qaedalinked Islamist fighters, who had seized the north a year earlier. Pockets of insurgents remain, however, and the Kidal region has seen a steep rise in attacks and landmine explosions targeting both U.N. #facebook #Japan #Technology #Middle East #Russia #Africa #Italy #Latin America #Mexico #opinion
Scottish nationalist leader Salmond quits after losing independence vote

Sep 20, 2014

Scottish nationalist leader Salmond quits after losing independence vote

EDINBURGH (Reuters) Scottish nationalist Alex Salmond resigned as leader of his party on Friday and will quit as First Minister of his country after losing an independence referendum. "For me as leader my time is nearly over but for Scotland the campaign continues and the dream will never die," Salmond told reporters in Edinburgh #Politics #Japan #Arabic #Italy #Argentina #Latin America #Mexico #opinion

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Scottish nationalist leader Salmond quits after losing independence vote

Sep 19, 2014

Footgolf: how a brand new hybrid sport is trying to conquer America video

Footgolf a combination of football (soccer) and golf is growing fast. The number of specialised footgolf courses in the US has surged from about 30 in 2013 to almost 300 this year. The Guardian sent Adam Gabbatt, dressed somewhere between golf-pro an...
Scottish nationalist leader Salmond quits after losing independence vote

Sep 20, 2014

Citizen Journalist Arrested, Jailed for Asking Wisconsin Politician a Question

Just the latest example of how free speech is being suppressed in America...
Scottish nationalist leader Salmond quits after losing independence vote

Sep 19, 2014

Footgolf: how a brand new hybrid sport is trying to conquer America video

Footgolf a combination of football (soccer) and golf is growing fast. The number of specialised footgolf courses in the US has surged from about 30 in 2013 to almost 300 this year. The Guardian sent Adam Gabbatt, dressed somewhere between golf-pro an...