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Spencer Tunick photographs in Bogota

Spencer Tunick photographs in Bogota photo information<p>Photographer<p>LEONARDO MUNOZ<p>Medianumber<p>52805342<p>Date Created<p>05.06.2016<p>Region<p><i>Latin America</i> > …

US bombs ISIS chemical weapons plant

<b>(CNN) —</b> The US has bombarded an ISIS chemical weapons plant that was housed in a converted Iraqi pharmaceutical factory, a top Air Force commander said Tuesday.<p>Air Force Lt. Gen. Jeffrey Harrigian, the commander of the US Air Force's Central Command, told reporters that 12 aircraft in all were used …

Military

Edward Snowden makes 'moral' case for presidential pardon

<b>Exclusive:</b> Whistleblower says citizens have benefited from his disclosure in 2013 of US and UK government surveillance<p>Support the Guardian’s fearless, independent journalism by making a contribution or becoming a member<p>Edward Snowden has set out the case for Barack Obama granting him a pardon …

China and Russia are practicing 'island-seizing' in the South China Sea

China says the drills will include the "highest ever level of standardization, combat and digitalization in recent China-Russia drills."<p>The Chinese and Russian ships will practice "joint air defense, anti-submarine operations, landing, island-seizing, search and rescue, and weapon use," according …

Iran's new warship warns: 'US should go to Bay of Pigs, Persian Gulf is our house'

Rear Admiral Ali Fadavi: "This ship increases the deterrent power of Iran and will have an effect on the calculations of the enemy, particularly …

Analysis: Is an Israeli-Syrian military conflict on the horizon?

The firing of two missiles at Israeli aircraft bears witness to the growing confidence of Assad's army.<p>><p>Netanyahu and Assad. (photo credit: …

Middle East

'This is his last chance' — Snowden wants a pardon, but it's going to be a big uphill battle

"This is about the best timing that you could get, with President Obama reaching the end of his presidency," Brad Moss, a national-security lawyer, told Business Insider. "And knowing that neither Trump or Clinton are going to be in any way amenable to the idea. You've got the movie coming out. …

Edward Snowden asks for a presidential pardon

Will President Barack Obama forgive the largest leak of U.S. government secrets in history? Edward Snowden is hopeful.<p>The former NSA contractor who …

Edward Snowden

Boeing Unveils T-X Trainer Aircraft for the Air Force

The Air Force is looking for a new two-seater jet to train future generations of F-35 and F-22 pilots. Boeing wants this to be it.<p>The Air Force is looking to replace its aging T-38 Talon jet trainers with some 350 new aircraft. Three teams have already submitted aircraft bids for the T-X program, …

Don’t Panic, But There’s An Asteroid Right Over There

We’re still trying to find all the space invaders that could damage Earth.<p>An asteroid no bigger than a school bus whizzed past Earth at 18,000 miles …

Former Isis fighter describes watching militants rape girls as young as 10 and commit 'crimes against humanity'

A former Isis fighter has described seeing militants rape girls as young as 10 and commit “crimes against humanity”.<p>The man, who gave his name as …

Special Forces

Your brain hides memories of the things you hear while you’re asleep

But your brain will, turning their words over somewhere deep in your mind, far beneath the surface of what your conscious thoughts can access.<p>That's the lesson of a paper out of PSL Research University in Paris.<p>A pair of researchers had 22 French speakers, aged 20 to 28, perform a series of tasks …

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The U.S. Just Agreed to Give Israel $38 Billion in Military Aid

The United States and Israel have reached final agreement on a record new package of at least $38 billion in U.S. military aid and the 10-year pact …

Man sets fire to UK Muslim's dress on NYC's Fifth Avenue

<b>A British woman's traditional Muslim clothing was set on fire on Fifth Avenue, New York police have said.</b><p>The woman, who had been staying in a Manhattan hotel, was returning from sightseeing when she felt a warm spot on her arm, an officer told the BBC.<p>She turned and saw her arm on fire and a man …

Pardon Edward Snowden, now | Jill Stein

His whistleblowing was among the most important in US history. I would publicly acknowledge his heroism, as Barack Obama should, without delay<p>On 6 June 2013, the Guardian broke the news National Security Agency (NSA) had ordered Verizon to provide it with the phone records of its customers. As the …

Surveillance

Unconscious F-16 Pilot Saved From Fatal Crash by Onboard Collision Avoidance Software

Declassified USAF footage shows the pilot's HUD as he plunges toward the ground in a supersonic dive.<p>In May of this year, an international F-16 student pilot was undergoing basic maneuver training over the southwestern United States when he experienced G-induced loss of consciousness (also known as …

Even with the nuclear test, here's why China will continue to support North Korea

Following the Democratic People's Republic of Korea's (DPRK) latest ballistic missile test at the start of September, China joined the 14 other members of the United Nations Security Council in condemning Pyongyang's actions.<p>Just a few days later, when the DPRK conducted its fifth and most powerful …

The F-35 just proved it can take Russian or Chinese airspace without firing a shot

This development simultaneously vindicates two of the US military's most important developments: The F-35 and the Naval Integrated Fire Control Counterair Network (NIFC-CA).<p>Essentially, the NIFC-CA revolutionizes naval targeting systems by combining data from a huge variety of sensors to generate …

Iran's Revolutionary Guard unveils high-speed catamaran

Iran's powerful Revolutionary Guard on Tuesday unveiled a new high-speed vessel the force says is capable of carrying a helicopter and up to 100 people, Iranian state TV reported.<p>The report follows a series of close encounters between American warships and Guard vessels in the Persian Gulf.<p>The TV …

Largest-ever US military aid package to go to Israel

<b>Washington (CNN) —</b> The Obama administration is upping aid to Israel as part of the largest pledge of military assistance in US history.<p>Israel is set to get about $38 billion over 10 years, according to congressional and administration sources, up from the approximately $30 billion decade-long deal …

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