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Peter Kassig: Isis hostage threatened with death was captured on aid mission – The Guardian

The Guardian Peter Kassig: Isis hostage threatened with death was captured on aid missionThe GuardianPeter Kassig A masked militant in the video said: 'It is only right that we continue to strike the neck of your people.' Photograph: Courtesy of … Continue reading

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Armed RAF jets fly first mission over Iraq – The Times (subscription)

The Times (subscription) Armed RAF jets fly first mission over IraqThe Times (subscription)Armed British warplanes today conducted their first combat mission over Iraq against Islamic State militants. Within hours of a parliamentary vote approving the operation, two Tornado GR-4 fighter … Continue reading

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Turkey Hesitant to Ally With US in Syria Mission – New York Times

Getty Images Turkey Hesitant to Ally With US in Syria MissionNew York TimesKARACA, Turkey — No American ally is closer to the threat of the Islamic State than Turkey, and no country could play a more important role in a … Continue reading

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In ‘Parts Unknown,’ Anthony Bourdain is not a man on a mission

LOS ANGELES (Reuters) – Anthony Bourdain’s television travelogue “Parts Unknown” goes to Iran to discover how people live behind the geopolitical smoke screen and to small-town Massachusetts to chronicle the heroin scourge. Reuters: Entertainment News

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James Foley: US reveals failed special forces rescue mission within Syria – The Guardian

The Guardian James Foley: US reveals failed special forces rescue mission within SyriaThe GuardianJames Foley resting in a room at the airport of Sirte, Libya where he worked in 2011. Photograph: Aris Messinis/AFP. Elite US military forces secretly invaded Syria … Continue reading

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US reveals failed special forces mission to free James Foley within Syria – The Guardian

The Guardian US reveals failed special forces mission to free James Foley within SyriaThe GuardianJames Foley resting in a room at the airport of Sirte, Libya where he worked in 2011. Photograph: Aris Messinis/AFP. Elite US military forces secretly invaded … Continue reading

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‘Mission Blue’ film charts scientist’s quest to save oceans

NEW YORK (Reuters) – From the Galapagos Islands to Australia’s Coral Sea and a marine park off the coast of Mexico, the documentary “Mission Blue” navigates the journey of renowned oceanographer Sylvia Earle as she travels the globe to save … Continue reading

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‘Mission Blue’ film charts scientist’s quest to save oceans

NEW YORK (Reuters) – From the Galapagos Islands to Australia’s Coral Sea and a marine park off the coast of Mexico, the documentary “Mission Blue” navigates the journey of renowned oceanographer Sylvia Earle as she travels the globe to save … Continue reading

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Russia sends aid mission to eastern Ukraine – BBC News

BBC News Russia sends aid mission to eastern UkraineBBC NewsAlmost 300 lorries of humanitarian aid have left the Moscow area bound for eastern Ukraine, Russia has said. Russian TV showed the cargo, said to include hundreds of tonnes of grain, … Continue reading

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Russia sends ‘aid mission’ to eastern Ukraine – BBC News

The Hindu Russia sends 'aid mission' to eastern UkraineBBC NewsAlmost 300 lorries of humanitarian aid have left the Moscow area bound for eastern Ukraine, Russia has said. Russian media said the cargo, including hundreds of tonnes of grain, baby food, … Continue reading

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