Gerhard Heyneke

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The US is attacking ISIS oil trucks in Syria for the first time

The Times reports that Col. Steven H. Warren, a spokesman for the US-led coalition, confirmed that airstrikes had destroyed 116 trucks carrying oil in the Deir al-Zour area of Syria. This marks the first time oil trucks have been targeted by the US in its campaign against ISIS, The Times …

Middle East

Retired Army colonel accused in Colorado trooper's death

DENVER (AP) — A retired Army colonel struck and killed a Colorado State Patrol trooper with his truck as she was investigating a crash south of …

Military

The UK stopped 7 terrorist attacks in the past 6 months

Speaking to the BBCs Today Programme this morning, he also said he will look at speeding up the passage of the Draft Communications Data Bill through parliament.<p>The government claimed in July this year that fifty terrorist attacks have been foiled since the 7/7 London bombings in 2005.<p>That averages …

Terrorism

Islamic State threatens attack on Washington, other countries

CAIRO (Reuters) - Islamic State warned in a new video on Monday that countries taking part in air strikes against Syria would suffer the same fate as France, and threatened to attack in Washington.<p>The video, which appeared on a website used by Islamic State to post its messages, begins with news …

Terrorism

Minneapolis mayor seeks federal investigation into shooting

MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — The mayor of Minneapolis on Monday asked for a federal civil rights investigation into the weekend shooting of a black man by a …

Spectre still No 1 in US – but Angelina Jolie's By the Sea sinks

Twenty fourth official James Bond movie reaches $543m worldwide after huge $48m Chinese bow, as Oscar-winner Jolie’s poorly reviewed tilt at art house romance struggles to find an audience<p>James Bond film Spectre remained No 1 at the US box office, with $35.4m in its second weekend, as drama By the …