Thursday, August 27, 2015

» Two-Day ceasefire agreed by warring sides in three Syrian towns: sources 27/08/15 17:22 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks

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» Two-Day ceasefire agreed by warring sides in three Syrian towns: sources
27/08/15 17:22 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks

mikenova shared this story from Reuters: World News. BEIRUT (Reuters) - Syrian insurgents, the army and Lebanese group Hezbollah agreed on a 48-hour ceasefire in the rebel-held town of Zabadani near Lebanon's border and two Shi'ite villa...
» British hacker for Islamic State killed in U.S. drone strike in Syria: sources
27/08/15 17:22 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from Reuters: World News. WASHINGTON (Reuters) - A British hacker who U.S. and European officials said became a top cyber expert for Islamic State in Syria has been killed in a U.S. drone strike, a U.S. source ...
» Hungary scrambles to confront migrant influx, Merkel heckled
27/08/15 17:21 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from Reuters: World News. ROSZKE, Hungary (Reuters) - Hungary made plans on Wednesday to reinforce its southern border with helicopters, mounted police and dogs, and was also considering using the army as recor...
» Attack in Ramadi kills two senior Iraqi commanders
27/08/15 17:20 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from Reuters: World News. BAGHDAD (Reuters) - Two senior Iraqi military commanders were killed on Thursday in a car bomb attack north of Ramadi, the capital of Anbar province where pro-government forces are bat...
» Italy government puts scandal-hit Rome on tight leash
27/08/15 17:20 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from Reuters: World News. ROME (Reuters) - Italy's government said on Thursday it would put Rome city hall under close supervision following allegations it had fallen under the sway of organized crime, but allo...
» Renewed Kurdish conflict angers Turks, overshadows election
27/08/15 17:19 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from Reuters: World News. ISTANBUL (Reuters) - Clinging to his brother's coffin, draped in the red Turkish flag, Lieutenant Colonel Mehmet Alkan's outburst was a rare public show of defiance from a serving offi...
» Iran executes Kurdish activist, wary of Kurdish gains in Middle East
27/08/15 17:19 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from Reuters: World News. DUBAI (Reuters) - Iran executed a Kurdish activist on Wednesday accused of killing a public prosecutor, the second such case this month, rights groups said, as Iran, unsettled by Kurdi...
» Migrant crisis forcing divided Europe to look ahead
27/08/15 17:18 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from Reuters: World News. BRUSSELS (Reuters) - Leaders of the European Union declared this week that it has "failed" in the face of human agony on its frontiers. But the migrant crisis may now be forging a bett...
» A Kurdish Political Star in Turkey Confronts Escalating Violence
27/08/15 17:17 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from NYT > World. Just two months ago, Selahattin Demirtas was basking in the afterglow of his party’s historic election showing. Now, he will have to face the voters again.
» Director at Uzbekistan Museum Is Dismissed and Accused of Crimes
27/08/15 17:17 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from NYT > World. Marinika M. Babanazarova, director of the Savitsky Collection in Nukus, Karakalpakstan, in Uzbekistan, was dismissed after running the museum since 1984.
» Tehran Asks U.S. to Release 19 Iranian Citizens
27/08/15 17:17 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from NYT > World. The request came as the United States is pressing Iran to release three American citizens — including a Washington Post correspondent — and provide information about a fourth missing for ei...
» Traveling in Europe’s River of Migrants
27/08/15 17:16 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from NYT > World. Tens of thousands of people, mostly fleeing unrest, are desperately pushing through the Balkans to reach Hungary before it seals its border. We met up with some of them to document their jo...
» Op-Ed Contributor: America’s Dangerous Bargain With Turkey
27/08/15 17:16 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from NYT > World. By attacking Kurds, Turkey is undermining the United States’ strongest ally in the fight against the Islamic State.
» Feature: The Lessons of Anwar al-Awlaki
27/08/15 17:16 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from NYT > World. Four years after the United States assassinated the radical cleric in a drone strike, his influence on jihadists is greater than ever. Was there a better way to stop him?
» Beirut Journal: Growing Trash Piles Reflect Lebanon’s Political Gridlock
27/08/15 17:15 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from NYT > World. To protesters, the garbage piles are one indignity too far, the ultimate manifestation of a failed system that has left the state unable to perform basic functions.
» ISIS Suicide Attack Kills 2 Iraqi Generals Near Ramadi
27/08/15 17:15 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from NYT > World. The generals were killed by two explosives-rigged American-made Humvees, dealing another setback to the faltering campaign to retake Anbar Province.
» Beware manspreading, enjoy wine o'clock: new Oxford words
27/08/15 17:14 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from AP Top Headlines At 4:27 p.m. EDT. LONDON (AP) -- Manspreading is so widespread it's now a word....
» Russia Courts Mideast With Military Hardware
27/08/15 17:12 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from VOAvideo's YouTube Videos. From: VOAvideo Duration: 02:08 As Russia's economy heads into recession, its defense industry is one of the few that seems to be prospering. And that was made clear at Russia...
» Russia destroys 1.5 tonnes of food meant for BMW car racing team
27/08/15 17:11 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from Network Front | The Guardian. Food safety watchdog burns supplies ahead of DTM circuit races, as part of programme of destruction of western food in retaliation for sanctions Russia’s food safety watchdog ...
» White supremacist expressed surprise that Kansas victims were not Jewish
27/08/15 17:10 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from Network Front | The Guardian. Frazier Glenn Cross accused of killing three people at Kansas Jewish sites Call recording: ‘I’ve never felt such exhilaration and overpowering joy’ Prosecutors in Kansas reste...
» Same-Sex Couple Denied Marriage License for 3rd Time
27/08/15 17:10 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from ABC News: Top Stories. A same-sex couple from Morehead, Kentucky, were denied a marriage license for a third time at the Rowan County Clerk's Office today -- an emotional event caught on video.
» Trump, Cruz to Hold Joint Event to Blast Iran Deal
27/08/15 17:07 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from ABC News: Top Stories. Donald Trump, Ted Cruz to hold joint event as protest of Obama's nuclear deal with Iran
» US Strikes Southern Afghan District Seized by Taliban
27/08/15 17:05 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from ABC News: Top Stories. US airstrikes hit southern Afghan district seized by Taliban, possible casualties
» Saudi Arabia sees Mers deaths surge
27/08/15 17:04 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from BBC News - World. Saudi Arabia announces four more deaths from Middle East Respiratory Syndrome (Mers), bringing the number of deaths in the past week to 17.
» Donald Trump on foreign policy: 'I've got no time to travel abroad – America needs my attention now'
27/08/15 17:04 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from - World RSS Feed. Donald Trump says he will forgo the overseas visits to allies in Europe, or even closer to home, usually made by leading Republican presidential hopefuls during their campaigns, insisting...
» Saudi King Salman to meet Obama at White House on September 4 - Reuters
27/08/15 17:03 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from Top Stories - Google News. Reuters Saudi King Salman to meet Obama at White House on September 4 Reuters ABOARD AIR FORCE ONE Saudi Arabia's King Salman will meet President Barack Obama at the White House ...
» 3,405,9013,405,9012015-08-27Balkan Leaders to Attend EU Meeting as Migrant Surge Growsby webdesk
27/08/15 17:02 from Mike Nova - Google+
3,405,901 3,405,901 2015-08-27 Balkan Leaders to Attend EU Meeting as Migrant Surge Growsby webdesk@voanews.com (Henry Ridgwell) Thursday August 27th, 2015 at 4:23 PM Balkan Leaders to Attend EU Meeting as Migrant Surge Grows by webdesk@...
» A Q&A with Wall Street's top psychiatrist on market turmoil
27/08/15 16:58 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from AP Top Headlines At 4:27 p.m. EDT. NEW YORK (AP) -- When it seems like the stock market has lost its mind, big banks and investment firms often turn to one particular psychiatrist: Richard Peterson, CEO of...
» Mexico Replaces Security Chief and Foreign Relations Head
27/08/15 16:58 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from ABC News: Top Stories. Mexico replaces foreign relations, head security chief after drug lord escape
» Hillary Clinton on Virginia shooting: we need action on gun control - video
27/08/15 16:56 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from World news + Video | The Guardian. Democratic presidential candidate Hillary Clinton calls for action on gun control on Wednesday after the fatal shooting of two television journalists in Virginia on live ...
» Republicans line up for potshots at China
27/08/15 16:55 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from World News. Presidential contenders talk tough ahead of Xi Jinping’s state visit to Washington
» Trump evicts reporter and the rule book
27/08/15 16:55 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from World News. Billionaire seems unconcerned about alienating Hispanic voters
» Up to 50 migrants die in truck in Austria
27/08/15 16:55 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from World News. Discovery comes as German chancellor begins talks in Vienna on fresh response to refugee crisis
» Airlines told to expect 'French 9/11' as Hollande warns of more Islamist violence
27/08/15 16:54 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from World news. Army prepares for civil unrest as Islamist threat grows amid fears of September 11-style attack or missile strike on passenger airliner
» Dozens of migrants found dead in truck on Austria highway, say police
27/08/15 16:53 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from World news. Up to 50 people could be dead after the discovery of the truck on a parking strip off the highway in Burgenland state
» Nazi gold train: a history of gold and art theft in 90 seconds
27/08/15 16:52 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from World news. Following the news that a Nazi gold train may have been found in Poland, The Telegraph examines the history of the Nazi's billion dollar gold and art theft
» Barack Obama visits New Orleans 10 years after Katrina: 'A tragedy that was brewing for decades'
27/08/15 16:51 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from World news. US president due to visit New Orleans 10 years after Hurricane Katrina amid criticism that not enough has been done to bridge city's divides
» Saudi Arabia holding main suspect in 1996 Khobar Towers bombing: report - Reuters
27/08/15 16:50 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from World - Google News. Reuters Saudi Arabia holding main suspect in 1996 Khobar Towers bombing: report Reuters DUBAI The main suspect in the 1996 bombing of the Khobar Towers residence at a U.S. military bas...
» ISIS Suicide Blast in Ramadi Kills 2 Iraqi Commanders, 3 Iraqi Soliders - NBCNews.com
27/08/15 16:50 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from World - Google News. Daily Times ISIS Suicide Blast in Ramadi Kills 2 Iraqi Commanders, 3 Iraqi Soliders NBCNews.com Two Iraqi army commanders and three Iraqi soldiers were killed early Thursday by an ISIS...
» Merkel Calls on Europe to Act After Dead Refugees Found - Bloomberg
27/08/15 16:49 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from World - Google News. Bloomberg Merkel Calls on Europe to Act After Dead Refugees Found Bloomberg Investigators near an abandoned truck parked along a highway in Austria, on Aug. 27. Photographer: Dieter Na...
» Guatemalan Prosecutors Urge President to Resign Amid Scandal - ABC News
27/08/15 16:49 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from World - Google News. Guatemalan Prosecutors Urge President to Resign Amid Scandal ABC News Pressure grew Thursday on Guatemalan President Otto Perez Molina to resign as business and government offices clos...
» The House of Lords: 10 tips to gain entry to this exclusive club - The Guardian
27/08/15 16:48 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from World - Google News. The Guardian The House of Lords: 10 tips to gain entry to this exclusive club The Guardian The dissolution honours list reveals 45 new peers joining the world's second largest legislat...
» Saudi King Salman to Visit Obama Next Week
27/08/15 16:31 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from Voice of America. Saudi King Salman is visiting Washington next week to meet with U.S. President Barack Obama about several Middle East issues. "His visit underscores the importance of the strategic partne...
» Balkan Leaders to Attend EU Meeting as Migrant Surge Grows
27/08/15 16:23 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from Voice of America. Leaders from the Balkan states will attend a summit Thursday in Vienna on European integration – but the immigration crisis is expected to be high on the agenda. In the past few days a su...
» Saudi Arrested in 1996 Bombing That Killed 19 Americans
27/08/15 16:23 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from Voice of America. A man described as the mastermind of the 1996 Khobar Towers bombing that killed 19 American servicemen in Saudi Arabia has been captured, a U.S. and a Saudi official said Wednesday, endin...
» Is China's Economic Data Accurate?
27/08/15 16:22 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from Voice of America. Some investors say China's wild stock market gyrations have been made worse by worries about the reliability of that nation's economic data. And some critics say the reports can mislead i...
» Colombians Flee Venezuela as Border Crisis Escalates
27/08/15 16:21 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from Voice of America. Hundreds of Colombians have fled Venezuela since last week, amid an escalating border crisis between the two countries. Last week, Venezuelan President Nicolas Maduro ordered the closure ...
» Western Balkan Leaders, Merkel Discuss Migrant Crisis
27/08/15 16:21 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from Voice of America. As leaders from the western Balkans were meeting Thursday in Vienna to discuss action to stem Europe's migrant crisis, as many as 50 refugees were found dead in a parked truck in eastern ...
» Israeli Military Strikes Target in Gaza After Rocket Attack
27/08/15 16:21 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from Voice of America. The Israeli military says it struck a Hamas target in the Gaza Strip after a rocket was fired at Israel. The military says it hit a Hamas weapon manufacturing facility early Thursday. It ...
» Accused Mastermind of 1996 Khobar Towers Bombing Reportedly Arrested
27/08/15 16:21 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from Voice of America. A Saudi-owned newspaper says the man suspected of being the mastermind behind the truck bombing that killed 19 U.S. Air Force personnel in Saudi Arabia nearly 20 years ago has been arrest...
» Islamic State Car Bomb Kills 2 Iraqi Military Commanders
27/08/15 16:20 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from Voice of America. An Islamic State suicide car bomber has driven into a convoy of Iraqi troops, killing two senior military commanders, according to Iraqi officials. The officials say the attack occurred T...
» US Ex-Generals Urge Congress to Reject Iran Nuclear Deal
27/08/15 16:20 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from Voice of America. A group of nearly 200 retired, high-ranking American military officials is urging U.S. lawmakers to reject the Iran nuclear deal, arguing it will not prevent Iran from developing nuclear ...
» Hundreds of Thousands of Enforced Disappearances Remain Unresolved
27/08/15 16:20 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from Voice of America. In advance of the International Day of the Disappeared on August 30, the International Committee of the Red Cross (ICRC) is appealing to governments and civil society to document the fate...
» Unease With Assad Regime on the Rise
27/08/15 16:20 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from Voice of America. A growing number of soldiers and civilians in government-controlled areas of Syria are expressing rare public disaffection with the regime of President Bashar al-Assad. Noncombatants al-A...
» Report: Poland to Store US Military Equipment From Mid-2016
27/08/15 16:19 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from Voice of America. The United States will store heavy military equipment at two sites in Poland from mid-2016, Poland's defense minister said, a part of Washington's efforts to reassure allies made uneasy b...
» NATO: Training Center in Georgia Step to Membership
27/08/15 16:19 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from Voice of America. NATO said a new training center opened in Georgia on Thursday would help the former Soviet republic to move closer to membership in the military alliance, a prospect sharply opposed by ne...
» In Afghanistan's Helmand Province, Taliban Talk War, Not Peace
27/08/15 16:19 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from Voice of America. Soldiers from the U.S.-led NATO coalition have joined combat to stop a Taliban advance in Afghanistan's Helmand province, where battlefield success has given the insurgents' their biggest...
» Pakistan Demands Afghanistan Protect Its Kabul Mission, Staff
27/08/15 16:18 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from Voice of America. Pakistan has demanded Afghanistan ensure protection of its diplomatic staff and premises in Kabul, where officials say Afghan agents are harassing the Pakistani staff, particularly those ...
» Finland Detains Russian Accused of US Malware Crimes
27/08/15 16:18 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from Voice of America. Finland confirmed on Thursday it has detained a Russian citizen, Maxim Senakh, at the request of U.S. federal authorities on computer fraud charges, in a move that Russia calls illegal. T...
» Islamic State Takes New Ground Near Turkish Border
27/08/15 16:17 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from Voice of America. Islamic State has seized new territory from Syrian rebels in northern Syria, advancing in an area where Turkey and the United States are planning to open a new front against the group in ...
» Jewish Settlers Grab Building in Jerusalem's Arab Neighborhood
27/08/15 16:16 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from Voice of America. Ultra-nationalist Israelis have taken over a four-story building in the heart of an Arab neighborhood in east Jerusalem, raising fears of fresh violence in the tense area. A small group o...
» Taliban Captures District Center In Afghan Opium Heartland
27/08/15 16:15 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from Radio Free Europe / Radio Liberty. Afghan Taliban fighters have seized the administrative headquarters of the Musa Qala district in Helmand Province after a week of heavy fighting, the latest in a series o...
» Russian Soldiers Get Lengthy Prison Terms For Killing Tajik
27/08/15 16:15 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from Radio Free Europe / Radio Liberty. Two Russian soldiers have been found guilty of killing a Tajik taxi driver and sentenced to lengthy prison terms.
» Dirty Jokes: Internet Awash With Memes Mocking Russia's Detergent Ban
27/08/15 16:14 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from Radio Free Europe / Radio Liberty. As Russia sweeps Western cleaning products from the shelves, the Internet responds with a wash of mocking memes -- some gentle, others more abrasive.
» Russian Delegation Cancels Visit To UN Over Visa Restrictions
27/08/15 16:12 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from Radio Free Europe / Radio Liberty. A Russian parliamentary delegation that had planned to attend Inter-Parliamentary Union events in New York next week has canceled the visit because of restrictions on the...
» U.S. Envoy To Visit Moscow, Riyadh This Week On Syrian Conflict
27/08/15 16:12 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from Radio Free Europe / Radio Liberty. The newly appointed U.S. special envoy for Syria will travel to Moscow, Geneva, and Riyadh this week in an attempt to find a political solution to the four-year old Syria...
» NATO Chief Visits Tbilisi To Open Military Training Center
27/08/15 16:12 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from Radio Free Europe / Radio Liberty. NATO Secretary-General Jens Stoltenberg arrived August 26 for a two-day visit to Georgia.
» Obama, Merkel Discuss Upsurge In Ukraine Violence, Migrant Crisis
27/08/15 16:12 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from Radio Free Europe / Radio Liberty. U.S. President Barack Obama spoke by phone with German Chancellor Angela Merkel about the recent upsurge in violence in eastern Ukraine, the White House said August 26.
» Ukraine Reaches Debt Restructuring Deal
27/08/15 16:11 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from Radio Free Europe / Radio Liberty. Ukrainian Finance Minister Natalie Yaresko says Kyiv has reached a debt restructuring deal with a group of debt-restructuring deal with international creditors under whic...
» NATO Opens Training Center In Georgia
27/08/15 16:10 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from Radio Free Europe / Radio Liberty. NATO says a new training center in Georgia will help the Caucasus country to move closer to membership in the military alliance.
» North Caucasus Men In Syria Face Different Fates On Russia Return
27/08/15 16:10 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from Radio Free Europe / Radio Liberty. Russian media published two very different reports this week about Russian citizens who returned home allegedly after fighting alongside the Islamic State (IS) group in S...
» EU, Balkan Leaders Address Refugee Crisis
27/08/15 16:09 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from Radio Free Europe / Radio Liberty. The leaders of six countries of the Western Balkans met with EU officials at a summit in Vienna on August 27. The influx of refugees into southern Europe was at the top o...
» Arrest Warrant Issued For Ex-Pakistani Prime Minister
27/08/15 16:09 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from Radio Free Europe / Radio Liberty. A Pakistani court has issued arrest warrants for former Prime Minister Yusaf Raza Gilani and one of his senior ministers, Makhdoom Amin Fahim.
» Daghestani Capital’s Ex-Mayor Jailed For Life
27/08/15 16:08 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from Radio Free Europe / Radio Liberty. A former mayor of Daghestan’s capital, Makhachkala, has been sentenced to life in prison.
» Iran Executes Kurdish Activist Awaiting Appeal
27/08/15 16:08 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from Radio Free Europe / Radio Liberty. Amnesty International says Iran has executed a Kurdish activist who was awaiting the outcome of a Supreme Court appeal.
» Minnow FC Astana Splashes Into Champions League, Seeking Attention
27/08/15 16:07 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from Radio Free Europe / Radio Liberty. Soccer fans burst into the streets of the Kazakh capital to celebrate after FC Astana became the first Central Asian team to advance to the group stage of Europe’s Champi...
» Hundreds Protest in Beirut Over Trash Crisis
27/08/15 15:49 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from WSJ.com: World News. Hundreds of people have kept up protests in Beirut as the crisis over garbage collection worsened with fresh piles of trash accumulating in streets of the capital.
» Port of Hamburg Shows Germany Is Vulnerable on China Trade
27/08/15 15:49 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from WSJ.com: World News. China is by far the biggest trading partner for Hamburg, the largest port in the world’s fourth-biggest economy. Now that lucrative traffic is slipping.
» Pentagon Probe Seeks Signs Islamic State Intelligence Was Skewed
27/08/15 15:48 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from WSJ.com: World News. A Pentagon investigative office is examining an allegation that the U.S. military may have distorted intelligence data to cast a positive light on the war against Islamic State extremi...
» On Iran Deal, Democrats Don't Lack for Words
27/08/15 15:48 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from WSJ.com: World News. Senate Democrats have written unusually long, detailed formal announcements on their position on the Iran nuclear deal, publicly chronicling a wrenching decision-making process.
» U.S. Drone Strike Kills Islamic State Hacker
27/08/15 15:47 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from WSJ.com: World News. A fugitive British hacker who had become one of Islamic State’s top online terrorist recruiters was killed by a U.S. drone strike near Raqqa, Syria on Tuesday, two people familiar with...
» China Detains 11 in Tianjin Blasts
27/08/15 15:47 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from WSJ.com: World News. Chinese authorities accused the municipal officials and port executives in the city of Tianjin of dereliction of duty in connection with the deadly warehouse explosions this month in t...
» Ukraine Secures Debt-Relief Deal
27/08/15 15:47 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from WSJ.com: World News. Ukraine’s government secured a vital debt-relief deal, the country’s finance ministry said, a key step toward unlocking billions of dollars in emergency financing.
» Afghanistan Holds Out Against Taliban So Far
27/08/15 15:47 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from WSJ.com: World News. This year’s fighting season is the first where Afghan security forces have had to battle the Taliban pretty much on their own, writes Yaroslav Trofimov. So far, they are standing their...
» Greece Inch Closer to Formal Election Call
27/08/15 15:46 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from WSJ.com: World News. Greece is set to officially begin its second election campaign period this year, after opposition parties, as expected, conceded they can’t assemble a ruling majority in parliament to ...
» Austrian Police Find At Least 20 Migrants Dead
27/08/15 15:46 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from WSJ.com: World News. Austrian police said that at least 20 migrants have been found dead in a truck on a highway leading from the Hungarian border.
» Market Turmoil Seen Spurring China Property Purchases Abroad
27/08/15 15:45 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from WSJ.com: World News. Instability drives Chinese to seek havens in global real-estate investments, as Australia worries about overheated market.
» U.K. Immigration Reaches Record Level in Year to March
27/08/15 15:45 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from WSJ.com: World News. Immigration flows to the U.K. reached a record level during the year ended in March, amid a surge in new arrivals from other European countries as well as from further afield.
» Anger Over Garbage in Lebanon Blossoms into Demands for Reform
27/08/15 15:44 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from WSJ.com: World News. Calls for political reform, however, collide with country’s entrenched, sectarian-based political system.
» China's turbulence exposes risks to Europe's growth
27/08/15 15:44 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from WSJ.com: World News. The Eurozone’s heavy reliance on exports leaves the region vulnerable as emerging markets stumble
» In Canada, Candidates Choose Between Stimulus and Balanced Budget
27/08/15 15:44 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from WSJ.com: World News. The role of fiscal stimulus in spurring Canada’s ailing economy is emerging as a major theme in a national election campaign ahead here, with the ruling Conservative Party sticking to ...
» Iran Renews Support For Hamas Terrorists
27/08/15 15:32 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from Washington Free Beacon. Iran’s foreign ministry on Wednesday reiterated its support for Hamas and other anti-Israel terrorist groups and said that aiding those who “stand against the Zionist regime is a pr...
» Maine state police create unit to examine drug trends
27/08/15 15:30 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from www.washingtontimes.com stories: Security. AUGUSTA, Maine (AP) - Maine's top law enforcement and emergency medical officials announced Wednesday that a special state police unit and three working groups wi...
» Saudi Arabia royal family's grasp on power threatened by drop in oil prices
27/08/15 15:29 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from www.washingtontimes.com stories: Security. The sharp drop in oil prices is starting to bite for the world's longtime top oil-producing nation, Saudi Arabia, and could threaten the seemingly unshakable soci...
» FBI warns art dealers of antiquities looted by Islamic State; stolen art could fund terrorists
27/08/15 15:29 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from www.washingtontimes.com stories: Security. The FBI on Wednesday urged art dealers in the U.S. to take extra precautions when buying artifacts from the Middle East, saying there is evidence that collectors ...
» Feds: Connecticut ended chronic homelessness among veterans
27/08/15 15:28 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from www.washingtontimes.com stories: Security. NEWINGTON, Conn. (AP) - The federal government has declared Connecticut the first state in the country to end chronic homelessness among veterans, officials annou...
» 200 Retired Generals, Admirals Write Letter Urging Congress to Reject Iran Nuclear Deal
27/08/15 15:27 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from Washington Free Beacon. A group of nearly 200 retired U.S. generals and flag officers sent a letter to Congressional leadership on Tuesday urging them to reject the Iran nuclear deal. The letter says that ...
» IRAN: So Close Yet So Far
27/08/15 15:26 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from StrategyPage.com. None
» Political command climate cited in soldier's dismissal of rape conviction - Army
27/08/15 15:25 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from Top news - (TEST). WASHINGTON (Tribune News Service) — A Joint Base Lewis-McChord, Wash., soldier was inspired by the military’s ramped-up campaign against sexual assault when she reported in 2...
» Soldier's rape conviction reversed; Appearance of unlawful command influence cited
27/08/15 15:25 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from Stars and Stripes. A Joint Base Lewis-McChord soldier was inspired by the military’s ramped-up campaign against sexual assault when she reported in 2012 she had been raped several years before. The soldier...
» Did Israel and Palestinian militants commit war crimes in Gaza?
27/08/15 15:24 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from Stars and Stripes. A series of investigations by the United Nations and human rights groups concluded that violations by the Israeli military and armed Palestinian groups could qualify as war crimes.
» Retired military leaders send letter to Congress urging against Iran nuclear deal
27/08/15 15:23 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from Stars and Stripes. The signatories include retired generals and flag officers from every branch of service, including a handful who were involved in some public controversies during their careers.
» Iran hostages may finally get compensation for '70s ordeal
27/08/15 15:23 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from Stars and Stripes. Americans held hostage in Iran some 35 years ago are hoping Congress will take up legislation to compensate them at the same time it considers the nuclear deal with Iran next month.
» Obama and German leader discuss violence in Ukraine
27/08/15 15:22 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from Stars and Stripes. President Barack Obama and Chancellor Angela Merkel of Germany have discussed the recent rise in violence in eastern Ukraine from increased attacks by combined Russian-separatist forces.
» Finns say Russian citizen detained upon US request
27/08/15 15:22 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from Stars and Stripes. Finnish officials say a Russian citizen has been detained in Finland on an international arrest warrant issued by the United States.
» NATO chief: Too early to say if Georgia joins NATO
27/08/15 15:21 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from Stars and Stripes. NATO Secretary-General Jens Stoltenberg has said on a visit to Georgia that is it is too early to tell whether the former Soviet republic will be invited to take the final step toward NA...
» As markets fall, nationalistic rhetoric rises
27/08/15 15:20 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from Stars and Stripes. Nationalism is the most potent and effective mechanism for creating governmental legitimacy that’s been tried in the modern era.
» The Global Migration Crisis
27/08/15 15:19 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from In Homeland Security. By Brett Daniel Shehadey Special Correspondent for In Homeland Security The 21 st century will be a trying time for geopolitical boundaries and ‘ethno-nationalist’ sentime...
» Edwin Meese, Reagan's AG, joins fight against patent reform - Washington Times
27/08/15 15:18 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from house judiciary committee - Google News. Washington Times Edwin Meese, Reagan's AG, joins fight against patent reform Washington Times There are currently two patent reform bills circulating in the House a...
» China looms large over Wyoming - Financial Times
27/08/15 15:17 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from Cyber Warfare - Google News. Financial Times China looms large over Wyoming Financial Times Now as senior Fed figures gather in Jackson Hole, Wyoming, for their annual economic symposium, market gyrations ...
» 'American Exceptionalism' The GOP Refuses To Talk About
27/08/15 15:16 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from american exceptionalism - Google Blog Search. In stump speeches and lectures given by Republican candidates for several cycles now, we have heard them bat about the term “ American Exceptionalism ...
» Who Was Afraid of Ray Bradbury & Science Fiction? The FBI, It ...
27/08/15 15:15 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from fbi - Google Blog Search. ray bradbury fbi fb. When you think of the most astute minds of our time, you might well think of Ray Bradbury's — but you probably don't think of him as one of the most astute te...
» Ex FBI agent reveals signs of nervousness - Business Insider
27/08/15 15:15 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from fbi - Google Blog Search. That's according to Joe Navarro, a former FBI agent and the author of "What Every BODY is saying." Navarro says there are certain universal, nonverbal expressions of nervousness t...
» FBI agent arrested in Hamilton County on drunk driving charge | Fox ...
27/08/15 15:14 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from fbi - Google Blog Search. HAMILTON COUNTY, Ind. (Aug. 25, 2015)– Police arrested an agent from the Indianapolis field office of the Federal Bureau of Investigation ( FBI ) over the weekend after an a...
» AP files lawsuit against feds for FBI's fake news story - Sun Times National
27/08/15 14:48 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from fbi - Google News. AP files lawsuit against feds for FBI's fake news story Sun Times National The Associated Press filed a lawsuit against the Department of Justice Thursday in an attempt to force the gove...
» Feds sued over access to FBI records involving fake news story - CBS News
27/08/15 14:48 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from fbi - Google News. CBS News Feds sued over access to FBI records involving fake news story CBS News At issue is a 2014 Freedom of Information request seeking documents related to the FBI's decision to send...
» AP sues over FBI ploy involving fake news story - Fox News
27/08/15 14:47 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from fbi - Google News. Fox News AP sues over FBI ploy involving fake news story Fox News At issue is a 2014 Freedom of Information request seeking documents related to the FBI's decision to send a web link to ...
» AP Sues Over Access to FBI Records Involving Fake News Story - ABC News
27/08/15 14:47 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from fbi - Google News. AP Sues Over Access to FBI Records Involving Fake News Story ABC News The Associated Press sued the U.S. Department of Justice Thursday over the FBI's failure to provide public records r...
» AP sues over access to FBI records involving fake news story - U.S. News & World Report
27/08/15 14:47 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from fbi - Google News. Fox News AP sues over access to FBI records involving fake news story U.S. News & World Report WASHINGTON (AP) — The Associated Press sued the U.S. Department of Justice Thursday over th...
» FBI warns art dealers of antiquities looted by Islamic State; stolen art could ... - Washington Times
27/08/15 14:47 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from fbi - Google News. Washington Times FBI warns art dealers of antiquities looted by Islamic State; stolen art could ... Washington Times The FBI on Wednesday urged art dealers in the U.S. to take extra prec...
» FBI informant breaks his silence months after Garland, Texas shooting - ABC15 Arizona
27/08/15 14:47 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from fbi - Google News. ABC15 Arizona FBI informant breaks his silence months after Garland, Texas shooting ABC15 Arizona PHOENIX - The paid FBI informant linked to a suspected terrorist from Phoenix is breakin...
» Minnesota FBI: Terror arrests haven't stopped travel plots - U.S. News & World Report
27/08/15 14:46 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from fbi - Google News. U.S. News & World Report Minnesota FBI : Terror arrests haven't stopped travel plots U.S. News & World Report Richard Thornton, the special agent in charge of the FBI in Minnesot...
» Two Setbacks for Coalition in Afghanistan
27/08/15 14:45 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from NYT > United States Defense and Military Forces. Two NATO members, whose nationalities were not immediately clear, were shot on a base in the southern province of Helmand, a coalition statement said.
» Op-Photo: Remembering the Ruins of Palmyra
27/08/15 14:45 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from NYT > Islamic State in Iraq and Syria (ISIS). A photograph taken between 1900 and 1920 shows the ruins where Islamic State militants recently bombed an ancient temple.
» America’s Dangerous Bargain With Turkey
27/08/15 14:45 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from NYT > Islamic State in Iraq and Syria (ISIS). By attacking Kurds, Turkey is undermining the United States’ strongest ally in the fight against the Islamic State.
» The Lessons of Anwar al-Awlaki
27/08/15 14:45 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from NYT > Islamic State in Iraq and Syria (ISIS). Four years after the United States assassinated the radical cleric in a drone strike, his influence on jihadists is greater than ever. Was there a better wa...
» Junaid Hussain, ISIS Recruiter, Reported Killed in Airstrike
27/08/15 14:44 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from NYT > Islamic State in Iraq and Syria (ISIS). Mr. Hussain, a 21-year-old Briton, hacked into American military networks and was a central figure in the Islamic State’s online recruitment campaign.
» A Tale of Three Backdoors
27/08/15 14:44 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from Lawfare - Hard National Security Choices. Benjamin Wittes recently asked " Is It Really Technically Impossible ?" to build backdoors into security systems.­ The tale of three backdoors: TSA locks, the...
» Today's Headlines and Commentary
27/08/15 14:43 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from Lawfare - Hard National Security Choices. The United States has confirmed that Junaid Hussain, an ISIS recruiter and hacker, was killed Tuesday in a targeted U.S. airstrike. According to the Wall Street Jo...
» News Roundup and Notes: August 27, 2015
27/08/15 14:42 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from Just Security. Nadia O'Mara Before the start of business,  Just Security  provides a curated summary of up-to-the-minute developments at home and abroad. Here’s today’s news. IRAQ and SYRIA ISIS has seized...
» Saudis take custody of suspect in '96 bombing that killed 19 US troops - Stars and Stripes
27/08/15 14:41 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from james b. comey - Google News. Stars and Stripes Saudis take custody of suspect in '96 bombing that killed 19 US troops Stars and Stripes The Khobar case was investigated by FBI Director James B . Comey whe...
» US Pentagon probing claims of falsely optimistic intel reports on ISIS
27/08/15 14:41 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from intelNews.org. The United States Department of Defense is investigating claims that some of its officials doctored intelligence reports to give a falsely optimistic account of the campaign against the Isla...
» US Energy Secretary: We Should Worry About Hacked Cars
27/08/15 14:41 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from In Homeland Security. (Forbes) United States Secretary of Energy Ernest Moniz worries more about cars being hacked than the electric grid being attacked, he said this morning in Las Vegas. The post US Ener...
» ISIL Antiquities Trafficking
27/08/15 14:41 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from Homepage. The FBI is asking for help in preventing looted and stolen art and antiquities from reaching the market and in preventing any transfer of funds from benefiting ISIL.
» Kurds Launch New Offensive Against ISIL Fighters in Iraq
27/08/15 14:40 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from GlobalSecurity.org. Kurdish Peshmerga forces, backed by a US-led coalition airstrike campaign, have retaken 10 villages from self-proclaimed Islamic State militants in the Kirkuk province on Wednesday.
» Pentagon Officials at Odds With Top Generals Over F-35 Review
27/08/15 14:40 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from GlobalSecurity.org. Now that the beleaguered F-35 fighter is finally somewhat close to being operational, the Pentagon can’t even agree on how many it wants to buy.
» Russia ‘urges Iran to revoke S-300 suit’
27/08/15 14:02 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from GlobalSecurity.org. Moscow says it has urged Tehran to revoke a lawsuit previously filed over Russia’s failure to meet contractual commitments to deliver S-300 air defense systems to Iran.
» Report With Tally Of 'Russian War Casualties' Causes Stir
27/08/15 13:55 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from GlobalSecurity.org. A Russian-language website has caused a stir with a report asserting that more than 2,000 Russian soldiers have been killed in the conflict in eastern Ukraine.
» Putin Meets Egyptian Leader As Russia Seeks Greater Role In Middle East
27/08/15 13:50 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from GlobalSecurity.org. Egyptian President Abdel Fattah el-Sissi has met with Russian President Vladimir Putin during his second visit to Moscow in three months.
» Turkey's Election Appears to Be All About Erdogan
27/08/15 13:49 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from GlobalSecurity.org. President Recep Tayyip Erdogan’s name won’t appear on any of the ballot papers Turks will be presented with on November 1.
» Iran Buys Russian Superjet Passenger Plane Amidst Western Economic Sanctions
27/08/15 13:48 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from Global Research. An official has admitted Iranian aviation companies’ interest in Russia’s Superjet passenger planes amid Tehran’s quest for new aircraft to build up the country’s aging fleet, the Fars new...
» US Army To Choose New Landing Craft Next Year
27/08/15 13:48 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from Defense News - Home. In line with the Pentagon's so-called Pacific pivot, the US Army wants to buy a new fleet of boats to replace its Vietnam-era "Mike Boat," the service's first major watercraft procurem...
» Pakistani Success Against Taliban May Be Elusive
27/08/15 13:48 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from Defense News - Home. The struggle to clear Pakistani soil of terrorists could continue for some time.             
» Ukraine Conscription Falls Short by Half
27/08/15 13:47 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from Defense News - Home. Ukraine’s Ministry of Defense has managed to recruit only about half of the 25,000 conscripts it was hoping for,             
» China contagion: How it ripples across the world - CNNMoney
27/08/15 13:47 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from Cyber Warfare - Google News. CNNMoney China contagion: How it ripples across the world CNNMoney What's worrisome is the breadth of countries, companies and people that are affected by a China slowdown. Eco...
» Why China Is Rattling the World - New York Times
27/08/15 13:47 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from Cyber Warfare - Google News. Why China Is Rattling the World New York Times China's economy, long a reliable source of growth, is faltering, prompting concerns that are now shaking global stock markets. Co...
» Opinion: US and China 'poison' debate on cybersecurity - CNN International
27/08/15 13:46 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from Cyber Warfare - Google News. CNN International Opinion: US and China 'poison' debate on cybersecurity CNN International Second, both China and the U.S. seem to agree that cyber means of intelligence-gather...
» Israeli ex-police chiefs group challenges Gal Hirsch appointment
27/08/15 13:46 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from DEBKAFile. August 27, 2015, 7:10 AM (IDT) A group of 40 ex-police commissioners and former senior officers met in Tel Aviv Wednesday night to protest the Public Security minister’s choice of former I...
» Egypt bids for two advanced French helicopter carriers - counterweight to the Iranian navy
27/08/15 13:45 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from DEBKAFile. August 27, 2015, 7:56 AM (IDT) Egypt is in advanced negotiations with France for two highly advanced French Mistral class assault-cum-helicopter carrier ships originally destined for the Ru...
» Iran Sends Powerful Zelzal Missiles into Iraq to Recover Fallujah and Ramadi
27/08/15 13:45 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from DEBKAFile. August 27, 2015, 7:55 PM (IDT) Tehran is fighting on two Iraqi fronts: It has imported the powerful Zelzal missile to beef up a fresh offensive to recover Ramadi and Faluja from ISIS and contend...
» CIA Plans Huge Release of Top Secret Reports From the 1960s - Newsweek
27/08/15 13:44 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from cia - Google News. CIA Plans Huge Release of Top Secret Reports From the 1960s Newsweek The reports, customarily provided personally to the president each morning by a senior CIA officer, if not the direct...
» CIA Plans Huge Release of Presidential Briefings From the 1960s - Newsweek
27/08/15 13:43 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from cia - Google News. CIA Plans Huge Release of Presidential Briefings From the 1960s Newsweek The reports, customarily provided personally to the president each morning by a senior CIA officer, if not the di...
» Former CIA Chief: Give Israel Bunker-Buster Bombs - Arutz Sheva
27/08/15 13:43 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from cia - Google News. Arutz Sheva Former CIA Chief: Give Israel Bunker-Buster Bombs Arutz Sheva Dennis Ross, a former Middle East envoy, and David Petraeus, who directed the CIA after commanding US. forces in...
» 8 things: More on Amazon's 'purposeful Darwinism,' and brilliant social media ... - Washington Business Journal
27/08/15 13:43 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from cia - Google News. Washington Business Journal 8 things: More on Amazon's 'purposeful Darwinism,' and brilliant social media ... Washington Business Journal Is it dystopian, a place even the boss wouldn't ...
» CIA Must Cough Up Info on Death Squad - Courthouse News Service
27/08/15 13:43 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from cia - Google News. CIA Must Cough Up Info on Death Squad Courthouse News Service WASHINGTON (CN) - A federal judge ordered the CIA to release more records on its involvement in the killing of Pablo Escobar...
» Isis Hacker and No 3 on CIA 'Kill List', Junaid Hussain Neutralised in US ... - International Business Times, India Edition
27/08/15 13:42 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from cia - Google News. International Business Times, India Edition Isis Hacker and No 3 on CIA 'Kill List', Junaid Hussain Neutralised in US ... International Business Times, India Edition The 21-year-old Isis...
» Declassified CIA documents reveal how disastrous America’s post-9/11 plans really were - Middle East - World
27/08/15 13:41 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story . First, the disastrous failures of US policy in Afghanistan and Iraq have led to an unprecedented programme of declassification of documents (some with significant redactions) as part of the cathartic process ...
» Declassified CIA documents reveal how disastrous America's post-9/11 plans ... - The Independent
27/08/15 13:40 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from cia - Google News. The Independent Declassified CIA documents reveal how disastrous America's post-9/11 plans ... The Independent Scholars working on the contemporary Middle East are living through somethi...
» German spy charged with treason for passing secrets to CIA and ...
27/08/15 13:35 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from cia - Google Blog Search. German spy charged with treason for passing secrets to CIA and Russia. 32-year-old, identified as Markus R, accused of offering his services to US and Russian intelligence while w...
» Prosecutors launch case against CIA double agent - The Local
27/08/15 13:35 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from cia - Google Blog Search. The 32-year-old former Bundesnachrichtendienst (BND) worker is accused of treason, infringing official secrets and corruption after passing secrets to the Central Intelligence Age...
» Talks Between Obama, Saudi King Will Include Iran's Actions
27/08/15 13:33 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from ABC News: Top Stories. Obama and Saudi King Salman to talk about Iran, conflicts in Yemen, Syria
» Gyrocopter Pilot Raises About $10,000 Toward His Defense
27/08/15 13:32 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from ABC News: Top Stories. Man who flew gyrocopter on to lawn of US Capitol has raised about $10,000 to help with case
» 4 New York Men Killed When Car Plunges Down Embankment
27/08/15 13:31 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from ABC News: Top Stories. 4 upstate New York men killed when car plunges down embankment, hits house; driver survives
» Boat packed with migrants sinks off Libya; many feared dead
27/08/15 13:30 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from Reuters: World News. TRIPOLI (Reuters) - A boat packed with migrants sank off the Libyan coastal city of Zuwara on Thursday and officials said hundreds might have died.
» Poll gives Biden edge over Clinton against GOP candidates; VP meets with Trumka - Fox News
27/08/15 13:30 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from Top Stories - Google News. Fox News Poll gives Biden edge over Clinton against GOP candidates; VP meets with Trumka Fox News WASHINGTON – A new national poll shows Vice President Biden faring better than H...
» Iran Premiers Muhammad Film
27/08/15 13:28 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from Radio Free Europe / Radio Liberty. The most expensive movie ever made in Iran, which depicts the Prophet Muhammad’s childhood, opened nationwide on August 27.
» Fears over dozens of 'close military encounters' between Russia and Nato forces
27/08/15 12:57 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from News | Mail Online. Russia and NATO told 'agree to rules on military exercises to avoid war' There's been 66 'close military encounters' since  Ukraine  crisis last year Large-scale exercises sho...
» The International Anti-ISIS Coalition Needs to Be Repaired | Raghida Dergham
27/08/15 12:53 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from WorldPost Blog on The Huffington Post. There are ideas and calls in the U.S. arena for stronger, firmer, and more decisive measures to implement the policy declared by U.S. President Barack Obama to elimin...
» Middle East Leaders Head to Moscow to Sign Arms Deals, Discuss Plan to End Syrian War - World
27/08/15 11:54 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story . Russian President Vladimir Putin is taking advantage of a military exhibition in Moscow to discuss an Iranian-Russian initiative for ending the civil war in Syria with visiting Middle Eastern leaders. Jordan&...
» As Oil Prices Fall, Putin’s Russia Faces a Long, Cold Winter
27/08/15 11:36 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story . Winters are the stuff of legend in Russia and – despite a fair bit of warming – winter 2015/16 is shaping up to be one of the harshest, and most formative, in recent memory. After a brief period o...
» Путин ответил на призыв философа из Чили
27/08/15 11:34 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story . Президент России Владимир Путин о&...
» Путин обсудил с кабмином нестабильную ситуацию на мировых финансовых рынках
27/08/15 11:34 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from ОАО «ТРК ВС РФ «ЗВЕЗДА». 27 августа 2015, 00:01 Самую актуальную т&...
» Сирия: Путин переходит в наступление | ИноСМИ
27/08/15 11:32 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from ИноСМИ - Все, что достойно перевода. 27/08/2015 Владимир Путин вновь пыта...
» Russia, Egypt support forming anti-ISIS coalition with Syria
27/08/15 11:28 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from RT - Daily news. Russia and Egypt support the creation of a broad anti-terrorist coalition, which would include Syria, to fight Islamic State militants, Russian President Vladimir Putin said at a joint med...
» The West should swallow its pride and work with Russia to save the Middle East
27/08/15 11:25 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from Islamic State. Those who try to manipulate intra-Islamic conflict will light fuses which lead back home The same is true for the next critical issue on the regional and, equally, international agenda: the ...
» putin and anti-isis coalition - Google Search
27/08/15 11:23 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story . Russia, Egypt support forming anti-ISIS coalition with Syria - Putin RT - 20 hours ago Russia and Egypt support the creation of a broad anti-terrorist coalition , which would include Syria, to fight Islamic S...
» Power buddies: Why do Putin and Sisi often wear matching outfits?
27/08/15 10:35 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story . Staff writer, Al Arabiya News Thursday, 27 August 2015 Egyptian President Abdel Fatah al Sisi and his Russian counterpart Vladimir Putin have been spotted wearing almost identical outfits when meeting at diff...
» How the West Should Deal With Putin
27/08/15 08:54 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from Newsweek. Opinion Opinion Russia's President Vladimir Putin speaks with Defence Minister Sergei Shoigu as they visit the Sevastopol Presidential Cadet Academy, Crimea, August 19. Happily for the Kremlin, i...
» Inside Vladimir Putin’s Circle | TIME
27/08/15 08:26 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from Comments on: feed-explorer. TAP <img height="1" width="1" alt="" style="display:none" src="https://www.facebook.com/tr?id=345214065653621&ev=PixelInitiali...
» The Moscow Times - News, Business, Culture & Multimedia from Russia
27/08/15 07:26 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from The Moscow Times. A hundred-year-old bas relief depicting the mythical demon Mephistopheles has been removed from the facade of a historical building in St. Petersburg overlooking ...
» Portrait of Putin as a Simpsons Character Stolen From Moscow Exhibit | News
27/08/15 07:22 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story . A portrait of President Vladimir Putin as a Simpsons character was stolen from a central Moscow business center on Tuesday, Afisha magazine's website reported. The painting, enti...
» Women stabbed; responding officer shot, killed
27/08/15 07:16 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story . The (Lafayette, La.) Daily Advertiser 6:35 a.m. EDT August 27, 2015 Authorities say a small-town south Louisiana police officer called in to calm a domestic dispute was killed with his own gun, fired by a cou...
» Pope Francis Memorabilia Gets Really Cheesy
26/08/15 17:23 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from WSJ.com: World News. Gearing up for Pope Francis’ six-day visit to Washington, D.C., New York and Philadelphia next month, entrepreneurs are selling all kinds of papal merchandise. Tributes range from bloc...
» Moscow Restricts Sale of Some Western Cleaning Products
26/08/15 17:22 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from WSJ.com: World News. Russia has restricted the sale of some U.S. and European-brand laundry detergents, soaps and cleaning products, citing safety concerns, opening what may be the newest front in Moscow’s...
» Glut of Chinese Steel Looms Large
26/08/15 17:22 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from WSJ.com: World News. The world’s biggest producers of iron ore have a problem, and it lies in the steel that has already gone into China’s cars, bridges and skyscrapers.
» Venezuela's Food Shortages Trigger Looting
26/08/15 17:22 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from WSJ.com: World News. Violent clashes have flared in pockets around the country in recent weeks as citizens wait for hours in long supermarket lines for basics like milk and rice, raising the specter of hun...
» Merkel condemns rash of Neo-nazi attacks
26/08/15 17:21 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from World: World News, International News, Foreign Reporting - The Washington Post. BERLIN – Seeking to counter a rising tide of neo-Nazi rage in Germany, Chancellor Angela Merkel traveled to the eastern city ...
» Hezbollah Weighs In On Lebanon Rubbish Row
26/08/15 17:20 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from World News - Breaking international news and headlines | Sky News. Beirut's rubbish crisis worsens as Hezbollah voices support for protesters, increasing tensions in politically fragile Lebanon.
» Obama on cusp of winning Iran nuclear vote
26/08/15 17:19 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from World News. Agreement looks set to pass Congress despite opposition
» Nazi gold train 'found' in Poland: live
26/08/15 17:14 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from World news. 'Significant find' confirmed in Poland as speculation builds it could be lost Nazi train carrying gold - follow latest updates
» Egypt Turns to Russia to Combat Terrorism - ABC News
26/08/15 17:12 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from World - Google News. U.S. News & World Report Egypt Turns to Russia to Combat Terrorism ABC News Russian President Vladimir Putin and Egyptian President Abdel-Fattah el-Sissi on Wednesday called for a coal...
» About 50 Bodies Found in Hull of Migrant Ship off Libya - ABC News
26/08/15 17:11 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from World - Google News. Livemint About 50 Bodies Found in Hull of Migrant Ship off Libya ABC News About 50 bodies were found in the hull of a migrant boat that was rescued off Libya's northern coast Wednesday...
» Ancient Lizard Found in Brazil Is Unexpected Missing Link
26/08/15 17:11 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from Voice of America. The missing link in lizard evolution has been found in Brazil. Paleontologists from the University of Alberta discovered the 80-million-year-old fossil remains of a lizard more closely re...
» Burger King Seeks McDonald's Truce With 'McWhopper' Proposal - Bloomberg
26/08/15 17:09 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from Top Stories - Google News. Bloomberg Burger King Seeks McDonald's Truce With 'McWhopper' Proposal Bloomberg The proposed sandwich has six ingredients from the Big Mac and six from the Whopper. Source: Alis...
» Syrian FSA commander dies in attack in southern Turkey: Dogan news agency
26/08/15 17:08 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from Reuters: World News. ANKARA (Reuters) - A commander from the rebel Free Syrian Army died in a bomb attack on his car in the southern Turkish province of Hatay on Wednesday, the privately owned Dogan news a...
» Some 50 migrants found dead in boat off Libya: Italy coastguard
26/08/15 17:08 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from Reuters: World News. ROME (Reuters) - Some 50 migrants were found dead in the hold of a boat off the coast of Libya on Wednesday during a rescue operation which saved 430 other people, the Italian coast gu...
» Gay pride not welcome in Venice, says city mayor
26/08/15 17:08 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from Reuters: World News. ROME (Reuters) - The mayor of Venice, who this month had a public row with British rock star Elton John over family values, has said he never wants to see a Gay Pride parade take place...
» New Stalin Monument Attracts Flowers, Vandals
26/08/15 17:07 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from Radio Free Europe / Radio Liberty. A new statue of Josef Stalin has been erected in the city of Lipetsk -- the latest example of the gradual rehabilitation of the Soviet leader's legacy in Russia. Some Rus...
» Pakistanis Protest Power Rate Hikes
26/08/15 17:07 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from Radio Free Europe / Radio Liberty. There was outrage on the streets of Peshawar over a 20 fold hike in electricity rates.
» Six Months After Nemtsov Killing, Investigation Stymied By 'Stonewall'
26/08/15 17:06 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from Radio Free Europe / Radio Liberty. The investigation into the killing of Russian opposition politician Boris Nemtsov has become a skirmish in a broader battle for power and influence between federal law-en...
» Tehran Calls On U.S. To Release Detained Iranians
26/08/15 17:06 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from Radio Free Europe / Radio Liberty. Iranian Foreign Ministry spokeswoman Marzieh Afkham said on August 26, "We call on the American government and their judicial authorities to put an end to the detention o...
» Russian Conscript Kills Three, Commits Suicide
26/08/15 17:05 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from Radio Free Europe / Radio Liberty. Russian authorities say a conscript has killed an officer and two soldiers before turning the gun on himself.
» Kurds Wage Anti-IS Offensive In North Iraq
26/08/15 17:05 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from Radio Free Europe / Radio Liberty. The Kurdish regional government in northern Iraq says its Peshmerga forces have cleared nine villages in Kirkuk Province of Islamic State (IS) militants.
» Ukraine Negotiators Call For Truce From September 1
26/08/15 17:05 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from Radio Free Europe / Radio Liberty. The warring sides in the conflict in eastern Ukraine have agreed to strive for an end to all truce violations from September 1 -- the day the new school year is to begin.
» As Vulture Populations Wane, Perils to Ecosystems Circle Overhead
26/08/15 17:04 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from NYT > World. Birds that once feasted on misfortune are collapsing — part of a broader decline in vultures that illustrates the far-reaching effects of human interventions.
» Saudi Arabia Said to Arrest Suspect in 1996 Khobar Towers Bombing
26/08/15 17:04 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from NYT > World. The suspect, Ahmed al-Mughassil, was identified in an American federal indictment as a ringleader in the bombing that killed 19 members of the American military.
» Critics deliver mixed verdict on hyped Cumberbatch 'Hamlet'
26/08/15 17:03 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from AP Top Headlines At 5:05 p.m. EDT. LONDON (AP) -- It's a "Hamlet" with Hollywood-level hype and an A-list star in Benedict Cumberbatch. But London's latest stage sensation is more than a Shakespearean star...
» Reporter, cameraman shot to death on air in central Virginia
26/08/15 17:03 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from AP Top Headlines At 5:05 p.m. EDT. MONETA, Va. (AP) -- A television reporter and cameraman were shot to death on the air during a live broadcast Wednesday morning from a shopping center in Virginia....
» The Latest: Slain cameraman was TV station's 'go-to guy'
26/08/15 16:59 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from AP Top Headlines At 5:05 p.m. EDT. MONETA, Va. (AP) -- The latest on the fatal on-air shooting of two TV station employees in central Virginia (all times local):...
» A look at the latest developments in Europe's migrant crisis
26/08/15 16:58 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from AP Top Headlines At 5:05 p.m. EDT. Record numbers of migrants fleeing violence and poverty in countries such as Syria, Afghanistan and Eritrea are trying to reach Europe this year, despite the risks of per...
» Merkel travels to far-right heartland to defend refugees
26/08/15 16:58 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from AP Top Headlines At 5:05 p.m. EDT. HEIDENAU, Germany (AP) -- Chancellor Angela Merkel was met with jeers Wednesday as she traveled to a German town at the center of a recent wave of far-right anti-foreigne...
» Josh Duggar in rehab after admitting to pornography habit
26/08/15 16:57 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from AP Top Headlines At 5:05 p.m. EDT. NEW YORK (AP) -- Days after he confessed to cheating on his wife and an addiction to pornography, Josh Duggar has entered rehab....
» ISIL and Antiquities Trafficking
26/08/15 16:56 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from All Stories. The FBI is asking for help in halting the trade of looted and stolen cultural artifacts.
» DHS Spent $20 Million on Conferences Last Fiscal Year
26/08/15 16:56 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from Washington Free Beacon. The Department of Homeland Security ran up more than $20 million in conference-related expenses in 2014, according to a recently released government audit. The Office of Inspector G...
» Report finds serious defects at Wash. nuclear waste treatment plant
26/08/15 16:09 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from Stars and Stripes. A team of nuclear waste experts has found hundreds of serious defects at an Energy Department plant designed to turn millions of gallons of highly radioactive sludge into more stable sol...
» Wal-Mart to stop selling military-style guns after demand drops
26/08/15 16:08 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from Stars and Stripes. Wal-Mart Stores Inc. will stop selling military-style weapons such as the AR-15 rifle this fall, citing declining customer demand for the controversial firearms.
» Pentagon inspector general investigating claims officials skewed ISIS intelligence analyses
26/08/15 16:08 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from www.washingtontimes.com stories: Security. The Pentagon's inspector general is investigating allegations that military officials skewed intelligence assessments, giving a more optimistic outlook of progres...
» Terror group member pleads guilty to holding 3 US hostages
26/08/15 16:08 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from www.washingtontimes.com stories: Security. WASHINGTON (AP) - A member of the leftist Revolutionary Armed Forces of Colombia faces a possible life sentence after admitting his role in the 2003 kidnapping of...
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26/08/15 16:08 from Mike Nova - Google+
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» Virginia TV Journalists Killed in On-Air Shooting; Suspect Shoots Self
26/08/15 16:07 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from Washington Free Beacon. (Reuters) – Two television journalists were shot and killed in Virginia on Wednesday in an attack during a live early-morning broadcast, and authorities said the suspected gunman wa...
» Two Hundred Retired Generals, Flag Officers Call on Congress to Reject Iran Deal
26/08/15 16:07 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from Washington Free Beacon. Nearly two hundred retired generals and admirals sent a letter to Congress asking members to oppose the Iran deal, the Washington Post reported Wednesday. The retired officers warne...
» Texas Governor Awards ’American Sniper’ Chris Kyle with Highest Military Decoration
26/08/15 16:07 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from Washington Free Beacon. Texas Gov. Greg Abbott awarded former Navy SEAL Chris Kyle the highest military decoration the state can give, the Texas Legislative Medal of Honor, on Wednesday. Kyle, who served i...
» Thousands of Illegal Immigrant Children Could Be Freed Into U.S.
26/08/15 16:06 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from Washington Free Beacon. Up to 2,000 illegal immigrants could be released back into the United States as a result of a federal ruling last week that requires the Department of Homeland Security to free “wit...
» BOOK REVIEW: How the Telegraph Changed the World
26/08/15 16:05 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from StrategyPage.com. None
» INFORMATION WARFARE: Things Hackers Do Not Like
26/08/15 16:05 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from StrategyPage.com. None
» Alaskans wonder if their state is exhibit or target for Obama
26/08/15 16:05 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from Stars and Stripes. When President Barack Obama visits Alaska this month, he'll be greeted by politicians eager to show off their state's vast wilderness and stirring scenery — and skeptical of White House ...
» Inquiry Weighs Whether ISIS Analysis Was Distorted
26/08/15 16:04 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from NYT > United States Defense and Military Forces. The inspector general is looking into a claim that military officials reworked assessments about the U.S.-led campaign in Iraq against ISIS to be more op...
» What We’re Reading
26/08/15 16:03 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from NYT > Federal Bureau of Investigation. Get recommendations from New York Times reporters and editors, highlighting interesting stories from around the web. In this installment, great reads from Steve Er...
» The Crisis on the Korean Peninsula and Its Surprising Resolution
26/08/15 16:03 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from Lawfare - Hard National Security Choices. Seoul awoke yesterday to news of the agreement reached early in the morning between North and South Korea to calm down the current tensions. The crisis began with ...
» Confederation in Israel-Palestine? Principles for Effective Design and the Continuing Challenges
26/08/15 16:02 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from Lawfare - Hard National Security Choices. Although many still hold out hope for the two-state solution to the Israeli-Palestinian conflict, a recent set of discussions with Israelis and Palestinians reveal...
» Captured: Mastermind behind the 1996 Khobar Towers attack
26/08/15 16:01 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from Lawfare - Hard National Security Choices. Editor's Note: This post originally appeared on Markaz . Ahmed al-Mughassil, a Saudi Shiite who masterminded the June 25, 1996, attack on an American military base...
» Why Islamic State prefers US servers for its online propaganda - Yahoo News UK
26/08/15 16:01 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from james b. comey - Google News. Why Islamic State prefers US servers for its online propaganda Yahoo News UK ... referred instead to recent statements to Congress made by FBI Director James B . Comey warning...
» Have US laws created an online haven for Islamic State propaganda? - Christian Science Monitor
26/08/15 16:01 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from james b. comey - Google News. Have US laws created an online haven for Islamic State propaganda? Christian Science Monitor FBI officials declined to discuss the agency's alleged cooperation with hacker-act...
» Russia Is Sending Jihadis to Join ISIS - Daily Beast
26/08/15 16:01 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from james b. comey - Google News. Daily Beast Russia Is Sending Jihadis to Join ISIS Daily Beast Not only was Bortnikov not sanctioned, he was invited by the White House last February as a guest to President O...
» Hezbollah operative indicted in US for attack on Khobar Towers captured - Washington Post
26/08/15 16:00 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from james b. comey - Google News. Hezbollah operative indicted in US for attack on Khobar Towers captured Washington Post The Khobar case was investigated by current FBI Director James B . Comey when he was a ...
» The Spy’s Son
26/08/15 15:59 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from Intelligence Analysis and Reporting. Title:                      The Spy’s Son Author:                 Bryan Denson Denson, Bryan (2015). The Spy’s Son: The True Story of the Highest Ranking CIA Officer Ev...
» Can American Democracy Survive Cold War?
26/08/15 15:59 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from Intelligence Analysis and Reporting. Title:                      Can American Democracy Survive Cold War? Author:                 Harry Howe Ransom Ransom, Harry Howe (1963). Can American Democracy Survive...
» Roosevelt and Stalin
26/08/15 15:58 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from Intelligence Analysis and Reporting. Title:                      Roosevelt and Stalin Author:                 Susan Butler Susan Butler (2015). Roosevelt and Stalin: Portrait of a Partnership . New York: A...
» Virginia TV Journalists Killed on Air – Timeline of Events
26/08/15 13:47 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from In Homeland Security. A timeline of events for the horrific murders of two TV journalists in Virginia  that played out on live TV. Reporter Alison Parker and photographer Adam Ward were shot and killed dur...
» New US Pacific Fleet Commander Acknowledges ‘Great Angst’ Among Allies
26/08/15 13:47 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from GlobalSecurity.org. The new commander of the U.S. Navy's Pacific Fleet is seeking to reassure regional allies that the pivot of American military forces will be sustained amid concerns regarding China's ma...
» China Remains a Key Commodities Player, Despite Waning Appetites - Wall Street Journal
26/08/15 13:46 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from Cyber Warfare - Google News. Wall Street Journal China Remains a Key Commodities Player, Despite Waning Appetites Wall Street Journal The fear that China's appetite for commodities, from copper to coal, is...
» Political Risks May Foil Economic Reform in China - New York Times
26/08/15 13:46 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from Cyber Warfare - Google News. New York Times Political Risks May Foil Economic Reform in China New York Times Can China pull it off? A couple of weeks ago, the International Monetary Fund told the world tha...
» China's economy is in big trouble, but it isn't collapsing - Washington Post
26/08/15 13:46 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from Cyber Warfare - Google News. Financial Times China's economy is in big trouble, but it isn't collapsing Washington Post BEIJING — Steep slides of Chinese stocks in recent days are stoking global panic abou...
» Five Reasons Why China's Woes Are Shaking the World's Markets - NBCNews.com
26/08/15 13:45 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from Cyber Warfare - Google News. NBCNews.com Five Reasons Why China's Woes Are Shaking the World's Markets NBCNews.com Most non-Chinese don't trade stocks in China , but the continuing crash in the Shanghai ma...
» On Eve of Xi's US Visit, China Loses Some Luster - RealClearPolitics
26/08/15 13:45 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from Cyber Warfare - Google News. RealClearPolitics On Eve of Xi's US Visit, China Loses Some Luster RealClearPolitics Specific "deliverables" might include a Chinese reaffirmation of the Iran nuclear...
» Cybersecurity: The glitch in the US-China relationship - CNN
26/08/15 13:45 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from Cyber Warfare - Google News. CNN Cybersecurity: The glitch in the US- China relationship CNN Cyber espionage has become such an expected reality in geopolitics that U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry recen...
» President: Finland 'In No Position' To Defend Baltic States
26/08/15 13:44 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from Defense News - Home. Finland is in no position to help defend its Baltic neighbors and fellow EU members Estonia, Latvia and Lithuania should it become necessary, Finnish President Sauli Niinisto said on T...
» An Israeli border guard stabbed by Palestinian
26/08/15 13:44 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from DEBKAFile. August 26, 2015, 7:46 PM (IDT) A Palestinian stabbed an Israeli border guard Wednesday at the Damascus Gate of the Old City of Jerusalem, causing a minor injury. He was overpowered and deta...
» That time the CIA trolled everyone with a twistedly genius Twitter strategy - Quartz
26/08/15 13:44 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from cia - Google News. Quartz That time the CIA trolled everyone with a twistedly genius Twitter strategy Quartz Yes, that's the US Central Intelligence Agency—one of the most powerful government organizations...