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Egyptian police kill 4 suspected militants south of Cairo
Sun, 07 Feb 2016 21:37:00 GMTCAIRO – Egypt's Interior Ministry says it has killed four "terrorist elements" in a gunfight after security forces raided a house south of Cairo where they were making explosives. The ministry said Sunday the four were members of the Ajnad Misr, or ...
Spanish Raids Net Seven Suspected of Supplying Cash, Weapons to ISIS
Sun, 07 Feb 2016 20:29:00 GMTLONDON — Seven people were arrested in Spain Sunday in relation to the supply of firearms and cash to terrorist groups in Syria and Iraq. The Spanish interior ministry said the international cell operated as a "business complex," which allowed it to send ...
Somalia spokesman: Video shows laptop handed to bomb suspect
Sun, 07 Feb 2016 21:25:00 GMTMOGADISHU, Somalia (AP) — Security video footage taken at Mogadishu airport shows two men handing what looks like a laptop computer to the suspected suicide bomber after he passed through the security checkpoint, Somalia's government spokesman said Sunday.
North Korea Launches Long-Range Rocket in Defiance of U.N. Ban
Sun, 07 Feb 2016 20:29:00 GMTNorth Korea launched a long-range rocket Sunday, drawing stern condemnation from the U.S., Japan and the United Nations. While Pyongyang said the rocket carried a satellite, the launch was widely viewed as a cover for testing ballistic missile technology ...
Murder suspect of dismembered Spaniard arrested in Cambodia
Sun, 07 Feb 2016 21:43:00 GMTPNHOM PENH, Cambodia – A Spanish man who is the prime suspect in the gruesome murder of a fellow Spaniard was arrested in Cambodia, where he is believed to have fled after the victim's dismembered body was recovered piece by piece from Bangkok's Chao ...
Venezuela: Ricardo Hausmann versus Nicolas Maduro
Sun, 07 Feb 2016 20:54:00 GMTProf. Ricardo Hausmann, a native of Venezuela and professor at Harvard, concluded in a Financial Times op-ed last week that Venezuela will go down the tubes. Indeed, Hausmann wrote that "It is probably too late to avoid a Venezuelan catastrophe altogether.
The Latest: Japan mulls sanctions after NKorea launch
Sun, 07 Feb 2016 21:16:00 GMTSEOUL, South Korea (AP) — The Latest on North Korea's launch of a long-range rocket (all times local): 1 p.m. Top government officials say they are preparing to step up Japan's sanctions on North Korea to protest against Sunday's rocket launch.
Two more survivors found, Taiwan quake toll could exceed 100
Sun, 07 Feb 2016 21:36:00 GMTTAINAN, Taiwan (Reuters) - Rescuers pulled two more survivors from the rubble of a collapsed building in Taiwan on Monday more than 48 hours after a deadly earthquake struck, but the mayor of the southern city of Tainan warned the death toll was likely to ...
Bosnian Women Stage Protest March Against Banning of Hijab at Legal Institutions
Sun, 07 Feb 2016 21:29:00 GMTWomen in Bosnia took to the streets Sunday, to protest a ban on the donning of customary Muslim headscarves at judicial institutions. Around 2,000 women carried out an hour-long march through the country’s capital city, Sarajevo, reports the BBC.
The Tweet About Migrants that Had a Conservative Journalist Say, ‘Never Had 2,000 RTs Before’
Sun, 07 Feb 2016 21:46:00 GMTLevant, who last year founded The Rebel Media conservative website, seemed to tap into a growing sense of frustration over cultural differences between Europeans and the Middle Easterners to whom they have offered asylum following reports of widespread ...
Two Members Of ISIS’ “Beatles” Execution Squad Identified As Londoners
Sun, 07 Feb 2016 21:28:00 GMTTwo members of the notorious ISIS “Beatles” execution squad have been identified by British and American intelligence agencies, according to a report from The Guardian. 32-year-old Londoner Alexanda Kotey, and 31-year-old Aine Davis, both from London ...
Arrests in 1989 El Salvador priest massacre elicit shock, happiness — and a hope for justice
Sun, 07 Feb 2016 21:02:00 GMTFelix Kury stumbled across an article online Friday night, and his memory shot back 26 years. El Salvador's national police force, he read, had finally arrested four of the men linked to the 1989 execution of six Jesuit priests, a housekeeper and her ...
Haiti's President Leaves Office Without a Successor
Sun, 07 Feb 2016 21:24:00 GMTEmbattled Haitian President Michel Martelly left office Sunday as required by Haiti's constitution, ending his 5-year term with no one elected to replace him. Ahead of Martelly's departure, the former pop music star told lawmakers in Port-Au-Prince that he ...
Russia And The Separatists In Eastern Ukraine – Analysis
Sun, 07 Feb 2016 21:46:00 GMTDespite repeated expressions of support for the Minsk process and recognition of Ukraine’s sovereignty over the separatist Donetsk and Luhansk People’s Republics (DNR, LNR), Moscow’s policy in Ukraine’s east looks more likely to strengthen those ...
10 Things to Know for Monday
Sun, 07 Feb 2016 21:41:00 GMTDenver's defense frustrates Cam Newton all game to carry Peyton Manning to his second Super Bowl title with a 24-10 victory over the Carolina Panthers. The 15-member U.N. Security Council condemns Kim Jong Un's ballistic missile test and vows significant ...
Kazakhstan: Nine Sunni Muslims On Trial, Another Awaiting Trial
Sun, 07 Feb 2016 21:46:00 GMTEight Sunni Muslim prisoners of conscience are on trial on charges of membership of the Muslim missionary movement Tabligh Jamaat, which is banned as “extremist” in Kazakhstan. Five of them are on trial in the capital Astana and three in the northern ...
Pilot who landed plane in Somalia with hole in fuselage calls airport security 'zero'
Sun, 07 Feb 2016 21:45:00 GMTThe Serb pilot who landed a jetliner in Somalia with a gaping hole in its fuselage said Sunday he never doubted that it was caused by a bomb and described the security surrounding the airplane at Mogadishu Airport as "zero." A suicide bomber is suspected ...
Survivors pulled out from building 2 days after Taiwan quake
Sun, 07 Feb 2016 21:28:00 GMTTAINAN, Taiwan (AP) — Two survivors — one found shielded under the body of her husband — were pulled out alive from a toppled high-rise apartment building on Monday, two days after a powerful quake that killed at least 36. Taiwan's Eastern ...
Survivor pulled from building 2 days after Taiwan quake
Sun, 07 Feb 2016 21:25:00 GMTA survivor found shielded under the body of her husband was pulled out alive from the rubble of a toppled high-rise apartment building on Monday, Taiwanese media reported, two days after a powerful quake that killed at least 36. See also: The aftermath of ...
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