Brad Robinson

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British embassy in Libya to 'suspend operations'

http://vod-pro-ww-live.akamaized.net/mps_h264_hi/public/news/world/1098000/1098004_h264_1500k.mp4?__gda__=1534400822_1b4e005100bdc363b420cf73025592f5<p><b>The UK is to temporarily close its embassy in the Libyan capital, Tripoli, because of worsening violence.</b><p>The Foreign Office, which has urged Britons …

Ugandan court invalidates anti-gay law

Obama admits CIA 'tortured some folks' but stands by Brennan over spying

President Barack Obama on Friday starkly criticised the CIA’s past treatment of terror suspects, saying he could understand why the agency rushed to use controversial interrogation techniques in the aftermath of 9/11 but conceding: “We tortured some folks.”<p>In some of the most expansive and blunt …

House, in overtime session, passes border legislation, 223-189

House Republicans went overtime Friday, expending an enormous amount of political energy to try to reach consensus on a border-crisis measure that is almost certain never to become law.<p>The last-minute push came as lawmakers were about to head into a five-week summer break with little to show …

Republic of Congo President: Ebola outbreak 'bigger than all of us'

WASHINGTON – Even before Republic of Congo President Denis Sassou Nguesso boarded the plane that would take him to the United States for next week's U.S.-Africa Leaders Summit, he had Ebola on his mind.<p>He called Alpha Conde, president of Guinea, one of three West African countries wrestling with an …

Gaza conflict: Hamas denies holding Israeli soldier

http://vod-pro-ww-live.akamaized.net/mps_h264_hi/public/news/world/1097000/1097958_h264_1500k.mp4?__gda__=1537485893_e80371e3d9543331b83b62bd0be5f21c<p><b>Hamas says it does not know the whereabouts of an Israeli soldier it had been accused of capturing in Gaza.</b><p>The Islamist group's military wing says it …