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European Union approves harsher punishments for cyber crimes

Hackers who carry out cyber attacks against EU member states will face stiffer consequences in the coming years thanks to a decision reached by European Union lawmakers Thursday. As part of the new rules, perpetrators will face at least two years behind bars for unlawfully accessing information …

Edward Snowden asylum: countries approached and their responses

According to a statement from WikiLeaks, the US whistleblower Edward Snowden has applied for asylum in a total of 21 countries. Snowden, who has been …

Bradley Manning’s Prosecution Rests Its Case

Hidden microphone found at Ecuador's embassy in UK, says foreign minister

A hidden microphone has been found inside the Ecuadorean embassy in London, where the WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange is holed up, according to the …

Edward Snowden 'suspicion' leads to Bolivian president's jet being diverted

Bolivian President Evo Morales’s plane was diverted on a flight from Russia and forced to land in Austria over suspicions that Edward Snowden might be on board, as several countries spurned the former US spy agency contractor’s asylum requests.<p>France and Portugal abruptly cancelled air permits for …

Bolivian president's plane redirected over Snowden suspicions

The plane carrying Bolivian President Evo Morales was redirected to Austria after a number of European countries refused to allow airspace use due to concerns that NSA whistleblower Edward Snowden was on board.<p>According to Bolivian officials and the Associated Press, the plane was due to take …

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Suicide bombing targets Iraq mosque

A suicide bomber blew himself up inside a Shia mosque in northern Baghdad, killing at least 14 people during evening prayers, sources say.<p>A further 25 people were wounded in the attack, which took place in the Sab al-Bor district on Saturday.<p>The attack follows others on the same day in which at …

Top Chinese Officials Defy Rules and Secretly Consult Fortune Tellers

When China's former railway minister tearfully confessed to corruption last week, his crimes included raking in $10.5 million in bribes -- and …

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British soldiers punished for abusing Afghan civilians

<b>One British soldier has been fined and another has had his rank reduced at a court martial after admitting abusing civilians in Afghanistan.</b><p>At the hearing in Germany, one soldier admitted pulling an Afghan boy's hand towards his crotch; the other admitted racially abusing an Afghan man.<p>Their patrol …

First US drone strike in Pakistan since Obama’s drone speech kills seven

By Niles Williamson<br>30 May 2013<p>On Wednesday, the US launched a drone strike in Pakistan’s North Waziristan tribal region, killing at least seven …

168 children killed in drone strikes in Pakistan since start of campaign

As many as 168 children have been killed in drone strikes in Pakistan during the past seven years as the CIA has intensified its secret programme against militants along the Afghan border.<p>In an extensive analysis of open-source documents, the Bureau of Investigative Journalism found that 2,292 …

Suicide attacks rock Niger

Suicide bombers have launched simultaneous attacks on military and mining targets in Niger, prompting renewed fears that attacks by al-Qaida-linked …

Woolwich attack: MI5 knew of men suspected of killing Lee Rigby

The two suspects in the butchering to death of a British soldier had been known to the domestic security service MI5 and the police over an …

In London, an act of brutality, but is it terrorism?

<i>Patrick Martin is a contributor to the Globe's new World Insider, which provides a daily analysis of world issues and global trends for Globe Unlimited subscribers.</i><p>British Prime Minister David Cameron chose his words carefully. Wednesday's deadly attack on an unarmed, off-duty British soldier was …

Imams Visit Auschwitz, Nazi Death Camp, Pray For Holocaust Victims

Muslim leaders from across the globe paid tribute Holocaust victims this week during a visit to Auschwitz, the former Nazi concentration camp, where they prayed at the Wall of Death for those who were killed by genocide and suffered under violent anti-Semitism.<p>The imams, who hailed from Saudi …

British Soldier Hacked To Death Was 'Our Hero,' Family Says

In an emotional statement Friday, the stepfather of the young British soldier who was hacked to death this week on a busy south London street said his son was "our hero."<p>"Our hearts have been ripped apart from us, everyone is struggling to cope with this tragedy," a grief stricken Ian Rigby said of …

Nigerian army 'destroys' Boko Haram camps in north-east

http://vod-pro-ww-live.akamaized.net/mps_h264_hi/public/news/world/981000/981331_h264_1500k.mp4?__gda__=1524788633_cd2424687daf135c73bd1e660988de46<p><b>The Nigerian army says it has destroyed a number of well-equipped camps used by the militant Islamist group, Boko Haram, in the north-east of …

Woolwich attack: MI5 'offered job to suspect'

http://vod-pro-ww-live.akamaized.net/mps_h264_hi/public/news/uk/981000/981308_h264_1500k.mp4?__gda__=1524718911_8e96b31f1c501dcb9db590e4bce36c6a<p><b>MI5 asked Woolwich murder suspect Michael Adebolajo if he wanted to work for them about six months before the killing, a childhood friend has said.</b><p>Abu …

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Poll reveals rising fears of clashes in wake of Woolwich killing

Nearly two-thirds of people believe there will be a 'clash of civilisations' between British Muslims and white Britons in the wake of the murder of a …

Woolwich murder suspect: Michael Adebolajo held in Kenya in 2010

http://vod-pro-ww-live.akamaized.net/mps_h264_hi/public/news/uk/981000/981536_h264_1500k.mp4?__gda__=1524704790_0d06921a7fc27242bb2015a7dcd9cd86<p><b>One of the two men held on suspicion of killing a soldier Lee Rigby in Woolwich was arrested in Kenya in 2010, the Foreign Office has confirmed.</b><p>It said it …

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Woolwich attack: three bailed over killing

Three men have been bailed following their arrest in connection with the killing of Drummer Lee Rigby in Woolwich, police have announced.<p>The men, aged 21, 24 and 28 were arrested on suspicion of conspiracy to commit murder on Saturday, three days after the solider was killed in broad daylight on a …