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Madrid wants to include Spanish region in Gibraltar talks

Palma de Mallorca, Spain, Aug 9 (EFE). — Spanish Prime Minister Mariano Rajoy said here Friday that he is in favor of a fourpart dialogue Spain, Britain, Gibraltar and Spain’s Andalusia region to overcome current tensions surrounding the Rock. After meeting with King Juan Carlos in the monarch’s summer office, Rajoy justified…

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Madrid wants to include Spanish region in Gibraltar talks

Palma de Mallorca, Spain, Aug 9 (EFE). — Spanish Prime Minister Mariano Rajoy said here Friday that he is in favor of a fourpart dialogue Spain, Britain, Gibraltar and Spain’s Andalusia region to overcome current tensions surrounding the Rock. After meeting with King Juan Carlos in the monarch’s summer office, Rajoy justified…

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US drones kill 12 in 3 airstrikes: Yemen official

The U.S. has sharply escalated its drone war in Yemen, with military officials in the Arab country reporting 34 suspected al-Qaida militants killed in less than two weeks, including three strikes on Thursday alone in which a dozen died. The action against al-Qaida in the Arabian Peninsula, as the Yemen branch is known, comes amid a global terror alert issued ...

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US drones kill 12 in 3 airstrikes: Yemen official

The U.S. has sharply escalated its drone war in Yemen, with military officials in the Arab country reporting 34 suspected al-Qaida militants killed in less than two weeks, including three strikes on Thursday alone in which a dozen died. The action against al-Qaida in the Arabian Peninsula, as the Yemen branch is known, comes amid a global terror alert issued ...

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Snowden link to Lavabit encrypted email service closure

An encrypted email service thought to have been used by fugitive US intelligence leaker Edward Snowden has abruptly shut down. Ladar Levison, owner of the Texas-based Lavabit service, said legal reasons prevented him explaining his decision. But he said he would rather suspend his business than become…

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Snowden link to Lavabit encrypted email service closure

An encrypted email service thought to have been used by fugitive US intelligence leaker Edward Snowden has abruptly shut down. Ladar Levison, owner of the Texas-based Lavabit service, said legal reasons prevented him explaining his decision. But he said he would rather suspend his business than become…

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Zimbabwe opposition files poll challenge

Lawyers for outgoing Prime Minister Morgan Tsvangirai said Friday they filed an appeal with the Constitutional Court of the July 31 election results…

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Zimbabwe opposition files poll challenge

Lawyers for outgoing Prime Minister Morgan Tsvangirai said Friday they filed an appeal with the Constitutional Court of the July 31 election results…

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Thein Sein faces nuclear challenge

By David Santoro Myanmar needs to honor its nonproliferation promises. This, in short, is the key finding of the US Department of State’s 2013 Report on Adherence to and Compliance with Arms Control, Nonproliferation, and Disarmament Agreements and Commitments as it pertains to the Southeast Asian country, which it continues to refer to as “Burma”. Published July 12, the report ...

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Pet store owner in shock after python kills two brothers in New Brunswick

Autopsies will be done Tuesday in Saint John on the two young brothers believed to have been strangled to death by a python that escaped from a pet store in northern New Brunswick. Connor Barthe, 5, and his brother Noah, 7, were found lifeless in an apartment above Reptile Ocean in Cambellton,…

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