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In this photo released on Sunday, April 13, 2014 by the Syrian official news agency SANA, a Syrian forces tank arrives to take position during clashes with Syrian rebels, near the town of Rankous, Syria.
Mideast Peace   Photos   Syrian War   Wikipedia: Syrian Civil War   US Foreign Policy
 Stars and Stripes 
Syrian opposition fighters obtain US-made anti-tank missiles
Wed 16 Apr 2014
WASHINGTON — Syria's opposition fighters have been supplied with U.S.-made anti-tank missiles, the first time a major American weapons system has appeared in rebel hands. It is unclear how the rebels... (photo: AP / SANA)
Russian President Vladimir Putin speaks at a Cabinet meeting in the Novo-Ogaryovo residence outside Moscow, Wednesday, April 9, 2014.
Crimea Referendum   Photos   Ukraine Crisis   Vladimir Putin
 BBC News 
Putin warns of Ukraine civil war as Kiev moves on rebels
Wed 16 Apr 2014
Russian President Vladimir Putin has warned that Ukraine is "on the verge of civil war" after Kiev sent in troops against pro-Russia separatists. Mr Putin, in a phone call to German... (photo: AP / Sergei Karpukhin)
A New York City police officer patrols Times Square in New York Wednesday, May 5, 2010.  CNN  Wed 16 Apr 2014
New York Police Department disbands unit that spied on Muslims
April 16, 2014 -- Updated 0408 GMT (1208 HKT) A controversial New York Police Department surveillance unit that cataloged information on Muslim communities has been disbanded. File photo: A police... (photo: AP / Craig Ruttle)
Muslim Surveillance   Photos   September 11 attacks   Terrorism in USA   Wikipedia: September 11 attacks
People watch a TV news program showing a sinking passenger ship, at Seoul Railway Station in Seoul, South Korea, Wednesday, April 16, 2014  Al Jazeera  Wed 16 Apr 2014
Passenger boat sinks of South Korean coast
At least one person has been reported dead, and six people were injured when a South Korean ferry carrying hundreds of passenegrs sank off the country's south-west coast. The country's coast guard... (photo: AP / Ahn Young-joon)
2014 South Korean ferry capsizing   Ferry sinking   Photos   South Korea   Wikipedia : 2014 South Korean ferry capsizing
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Survivors, officials, first responders and guests pause as the flag is raised at the finish line during a tribute in honor of the one year anniversary of the Boston Marathon bombings Skynews Tue 15 Apr 2014
Boston Bombings: Families Mark First Anniversary
Relatives of those killed in the Boston bombings have taken part in ceremonies marking the first anniversary of the deadly attack. The family of eight-year-old Martin... (photo: AP / Charles Krupa)
Boston Marathon bombings   Massachusetts   Photos   Terrorism in US   Wikipedia: Boston Marathon bombings
A worker rides a bike in front of the reactor building of the Bushehr nuclear power plant, just outside the southern city of Bushehr, Iran, Tuesday, Oct. 26, 2010. Al Jazeera Tue 15 Apr 2014
Iran cuts enriched uranium stockpile: report
Diplomats say the UN will certify later this week that Iran's ability to make a nuclear bomb has been reduced because it has neutralised half of its material... (photo: AP / Mehr News Agency, Majid Asgaripour)
Iran Nuclear Plant   Nuclear Program of Iran   Photos   Sanctions against Iran   Wikipedia: Nuclear program of Iran
 Saudi Arabia ambassador to the United States, Prince Bandar bin Sultan speaks to business leaders Wednesday, Sept. 24, 2003, in Phoenix. bin Sultan spoke briefly regarding the latest dramatic raid in Saudi Arabia´s crackdown on Islamic militants. S Al Jazeera Tue 15 Apr 2014
Saudi Arabia replaces intelligence chief
Saudi Arabia has replaced intelligence chief Prince Bandar bin Sultan, the kingdom's pointman on the Syrian conflict, "at his own request", according to the official news... (photo: (AP Photo/Matt York))
Photos   Prince Bandar bin Sultan   Saudi Arabia   Saudi Intelligence Agency   Wikipedia: Bandar bin Sultan
Armed pro-Russian activists seize the Ukrainian regional administration building in the eastern Ukrainian town of Slovyansk, Ukraine, Monday, April 14, 2014. A pro-Russian mob stormed a Ukrainian police station in Horlivka, another city near the Russian border. BBC News Tue 15 Apr 2014
Ukraine crisis: Obama urges Putin to rein in separatists
US President Barack Obama has urged his Russian counterpart Vladimir Putin to use his influence to make separatists in eastern Ukraine stand down. The phone call between... (photo: AP / Evgeniy Maloletka)
Barack Obama   Photos   Ukraine Crisis   Vladimir Putin   Wikipedia: 2014 pro-Russian unrest in Ukraine
Vehicles clog a highway during a hazy day in Beijing, China, Wednesday, Feb. 26, 2014. BBC News Tue 15 Apr 2014
Asian air pollution strengthens Pacific storms
Air pollution in China and other Asian countries is having far-reaching impacts on weather patterns across the Northern Hemisphere, a study suggests. Researchers have... (photo: AP / Ng Han Guan)
Air Pollution   Asia   Photos   Storms   Wikipedia: Air pollution in Hong Kong
This April 14, 2014 photo shows the Aurora, Mo. home of Frazier Glenn Cross. Cross, 73, is accused of killing three people in attacks at a Jewish community center and Jewish retirement complex on Sunday near Kansas City. CNN Mon 14 Apr 2014
Rabbi: Hate-filled violence threatens us all
updated 1:20 PM EDT, Mon April 14, 2014 Frazier Glenn Miller, a 73-year-old Missouri man with a long history of spouting anti-Semitic rhetoric, is seen in a police car... (photo: AP / Maria Sudekum)
Jewish Community   Kansas   Photos   Violence   Wikipedia: Overland Park Jewish Community Center shooting
People gather at the site of a blast at the Nyanya Motor Park, about 16 kilometers (10 miles) from the center of Abuja, Nigeria, Monday, April 14, 2014 Voa News Mon 14 Apr 2014
Blast Kills More Than 70 in Nigerian Capital
Police in Nigeria say an explosion at a bus station has killed at least 71 people and injured 124 others. The blast ripped through the Nyanya bus terminal on the... (photo: AP / Gbemiga Olamikan)
2014 Abuja bombing   Boko Haram attacks   Photos   Terrorism in Nigeria   Wikipedia : 2014 Abuja bombing


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