16-Apr-2014 - NBC
The 73-year-old former Green Beret and Ku Klux Klan member accused of killing three people at two Jewish centers in Kansas has a long history of hate-fueled behavior and violent threats, including repeated tangles with authorities and civil rights groups.
16-Apr-2014 - Telegraph View
One of the few “successes” of the British negotiations over the Lisbon Treaty, which came into force in 2009, was a partial opt-out from the Charter of Fundamental Rights. This political agreement was proclaimed by EU institutions some 14 years ago to replicate the European Convention on Human Rights.
16-Apr-2014 - The Fresno Bee
California Attorney General Kamala D. Harris announced Monday that authorities have taken down much of a Tulare County-based drug-trafficking ring. Speaking at a news conference in Fresno, Harris said authorities arrested 11 people and seized 56 pounds of methamphetamine, four kilograms of cocaine, 942 marijuana plants
16-Apr-2014 - the Counties
Police are trailing a gang that razed down a community policing camp in Kisauni, Mombasa County after members of the public lynched a suspected robber in the area. According to witnesses, the suspect was found robbing someone’s house and was frog marched to the community policing booth where the public later turned on him and set him a blaze.
16-Apr-2014 - Interfax-Ukraine
Verkhovna Rada Chairman and Acting President of Ukraine Oleksandr Turchynov has said that a counter-terrorism operation was launched in the north of Donetsk region in the early hours of Tuesday.
11-Apr-2014 - MintPress News
On Monday, the Senate passed a bill that would effectively prevent Iran’s ambassador to the United Nations from entering the United States. The bill, drafted by Sen. Ted Cruz, R-Tex., and passed unanimously, would deny individuals listed on the U.S. State Department’s Known Terrorist List a diplomatic visa or entry privileges to the U.S.
11-Apr-2014 - dvids
Texas Army National Guard Special Operators recently returned from a month long mission to Africa where they worked to bolster the counter terrorism capabilities in the northwest region of the continent.
11-Apr-2014 - Morocco World News
Alina L. Romanowski, the Deputy Assistant Administrator of the Bureau for the Middle East, stated before the House subcommittee on the Middle East and North Africa on Wednesday that the U.S. Agency for International Development (USAID) is to continue supporting Morocco financially in order to fight violent extremism in the region.
09-Apr-2014 - VOR
Russian and Greek prosecutors are set to jointly fight transnational crime, including human trafficking, the Russian Prosecutor General's Office said on Wednesday. These and other issues were discussed at talks in Moscow by Russian Prosecutor General Yury Chaika and his Greek counterpart Efterpi Koutzamani.
09-Apr-2014 - Al-Shorfa
Egypt is preparing to amend a package of counter-terrorism legislation in the aftermath of recent acts of violence against police and military targets.
Opinions & Perspectives
04-Apr-2014 - OEN
The issue of sovereignty has been thrust to center-stage with the coup in Ukraine and the Crimean referendum. Europe approved Kosovo's declaration of independence, though mindful it could be invoked by other minority moves for independence across the continent. No one imagined the first threat to...
21-Mar-2014 - Morning Call
Russian President Putin claims that under his helm the Russian Federation is protecting ethnic Russians in Crimea whose rights are violated abroad, including the collective right to self-determination.