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Radio Free Europe / Radio Liberty RFE/RL Journalist Khadija Ismayilova Jailed In Baku Today, December 5th 12:27pm · azerbaijan Shared by  1  person Khadija Ismayilova, a reporter with RFE/RL's Azerbaijani Service,  was taken from a Baku courthouse to a pretrial detention center on December 5 as supporters gathered outside the court, chanting her name. Ismayilova told journalists that her detention is illegal (RFE/RL's Azerbaijani Service) Radio Free Europe / Radio Liberty Obama Nominates Ashton Carter For U.S. Defense Secretary Today, December 5th 11:34am · news Shared by  1  person U.S. President Barack Obama has nominated a former weapons purchaser at the Pentagon, Ashton Carter, to become the next U.S. Secretary of Defense.  Radio Free Europe / Radio Liberty Podcast: The State Of The Empire Today, December 5th 11:13am · the power vertical Shared by  1  person