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Dozens of Isis fighters killed in US-led Syria airstrikes, monitors say

UK-based Syrian Observatory for Human Rights says 32 jihadi fighters dead and 40 more injured in Raqqa province on Sunday<p>At least 32 Islamic State fighters have been killed and 40 more wounded in Syria’s Raqqa province after a series of targeted airstrikes believed to have been carried out by a …

Middle East

Erosion reveals England’s World War Two coastal defences

Erosion caused by weathering on England’s south coast is revealing some vital <b>coastal defences</b> from World War Two.<p>A three mile stretch of the British …

Vietnam upgrade air defences South China Sea dispute

Acquisitions would further militarise the territorial dispute in the South China Sea, where Beijing has reportedly been building up its presence<p>Vietnam is seeking to upgrade its air defences by acquiring western fighter jets and drones, a move which would further militarise a dispute with Beijing …

China

Reid's power play rankles GOP

Mitch McConnell implores his troops to let the minority leader know he’s not the boss anymore.<p>Senate Republicans emerged from their weekly luncheon Tuesday with a clear directive from party leaders: Don’t let Harry Reid get away with acting like he’s still majority leader.<p>They reacted with …

Mitch McConnell

How Rick Perry befriended the real ‘Lone Survivor’ Navy SEAL

SIMI VALLEY, Calif. — Before he became immortalized as the “Lone Survivor,” a Navy SEAL­<br>who escaped a 2005 Taliban ambush on a mountain slope in Afghanistan, Marcus Luttrell was a broken man in search of a haven.<p>He found it one day in spring 2007 when, struggling to recover his body and mind and …

National Security

U.S. allies in Middle East ramping up support for rebel forces in Syria

U.S. allies in the Middle East have ramped up their support for rebels fighting against Syrian forces in recent months, potentially widening a gulf over strategy between the Obama administration and its regional partners.<p>The partners have grown increasingly impatient with the administration’s slow …

Middle East

World crises may be multiplying, but campaign turns Britain further inward

LONDON — Less than two weeks before British elections, the race remains wide open, with half a dozen or more plausible permutations of what this country’s next government could look like.<p>And for Washington, which has gazed across the Atlantic with growing alarm in recent years as its closest ally …

United Kingdom

WWII aircraft carrier USS Independence found 'amazingly intact' after 60 years on Pacific ocean floor - ABC News (Australian Broadcasting Corporation)

A World War II aircraft carrier which went through the war in the Pacific and was then used as a target during nuclear bomb tests has been found in …

The future of Cuba’s socialist ice-cream cathedral

There is a black-and-white photograph of Fidel Castro that was taken during his whirlwind April 1959 trip to New York, just three months after his rebel forces ousted Fulgencio Batista, a US-backed dictator who had turned Havana into a playground for the mafia. Dressed in his trademark military …

Cuba

Liberation of Odessa

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Russia

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