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Tuesday Jul 29 | Weyburn This Week

Activists say Syrian rebels have detonated bomb-packed tunnels in Aleppo, killing 13 troops

Insurgents fighting in Syria to oust President Bashar Assad detonated bomb-packed tunnels under buildings in the contested northern city of Aleppo on Tuesday, killing at least 13 pro-government troops, opposition activists said.


Related Topix: Syria, World News, Middle East, Electronic

Mon Jul 28, 2014

News9 Oklahoma City

Syrian army casualties surge, raising death toll

A Salt Lake City attorney is arguing in a lawsuit that the FBI has video of the Oklahoma City bombing that shows a second person was involved.


Related Topix: Syria, World News, Middle East, Electronic, Salt Lake City, UT

Fri Jul 25, 2014

Crawley Observer

Alleged Crawley suicide bomber's brother speaks of family's anguish

The brother of an alleged Crawley suicide bomber has spoken of his sister-in-law's grief following her husband's disappearance in Syria.


Related Topix: West Sussex County, England, World News, United Kingdom, Syria Travel, Middle East Travel, Travel, Electronic

Mon Jul 21, 2014

Mail on Sunday

Journalist throws a chair and water bottle at rival during TV...

'This is the moment of truth for Russia': Kerry turns up the heat on Putin as he urges Moscow to take control of Ukrainian separatists who shot MH17 Journalist throws a chair and water bottle at rival during TV debate over Syria and Gaza, two months after another live television brawl sparked by the same topic A live political debate on Jordanian ... (more)


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A surge of fighters into Iraq and Syria stokes worry about plots targeting US

The surge, as well as intelligence that Yemeni terrorists have developed a powerful cellphone bomb designed to avoid detection at airports, is behind the Obama administration's increasingly urgent warnings that a European or American passport holder might try to take down a passenger jet or plan other deadly mayhem.


Related Topix: Terrorism, Electronic

Sat Jul 19, 2014

Los Angeles Times

More Western fighters joining militants in Iraq and Syria

Worshipers pray this month next an Islamic State flag next an Islamic State flag at Al Noori Al Kabeer mosque in Mosul, northern Iraq.


Related Topix: Iraq, World News, Middle East, Terrorism, Electronic

Thu Jul 17, 2014

Al Bawaba

Arab, international celebs #tweet and Facebook their views on the Israel-Gaza attacks

Celebrities around the world took to Twitter in response to escalating Israeli fire on Gaza, condemning Israeli forces and expressing solidarity with the people of Palestine.


Related Topix: Israel, World News, Middle East, Twitter, Electronic

Wed Jul 16, 2014

The Motley Fool

The Islamic State: Be Afraid, Be Very Afraid

This article was written by Oilprice.com -- the leading provider of energy news in the world.


Related Topix: Terrorism, Electronic

Weyburn This Week

Syrian President Assad takes oath of office, marking start of his 3rd seven-year term

Syrians carry foodstuff as they return to the rebel-held Damascus suburb of Moadamiyeh, following the entry of some 13 Syrian Red Crescent trucks loaded with 1000 food parcels under the supervision of the U.N., the Red Crescent and in coordination with the Syrian government, near Damascus, Syria, Monday, July 14, 2014.


Related Topix: Middle East, Syria, World News, Electronic

Tue Jul 15, 2014


The Worst Security SNAFUs This Year

Security SNAFUs? How bad is it so far this year? Well, let's start with Snapchat's 4.6 million user database SNAFU, followed by a parade of retail stores including Neiman Marcus and Sally Beauty Holdings, telling their customers how their payment card information had been hacked.


Related Topix: Electronic, Microsoft, Startups, Groove Commerce, Social Software


New terrorist threats

By Claude Salhani- Trend: Islamist fighters have captured large swaths of land stretching across Syria and Iraq, and now control some of the Syrian and Iraqi oil fields.


Related Topix: Electronic, Terrorism

Mon Jul 14, 2014

Weyburn This Week

Sunni extremist group expels jihadi rivals from provincial capital in eastern Syria near Iraq

Syrian Red Crescent trucks loaded with 1,000 food parcels crossed into a rebel-held Damascus suburb that has been besieged by government troops for more than two years as heavy clashes broke out between Syrian rebels and Hezbollah fighters near the Syria-Lebanon border.


Related Topix: Middle East, Syria, World News, Electronic


Music with Syrian Children

Terre des hommes works in Jordan with Terre des hommes Germany to support Syrian children and their families who have fled the civil war in Syria.


Related Topix: Electronic, Jordan, World News, Middle East,

Sun Jul 13, 2014


The 'Deadly Combination' in the Middle East Causing...

Recent intelligence indicating that bomb-makers from Yemen have joined forces with terrorists in Syria to create a new strain of undetectable explosives is "more frightening than anything" Attorney General Eric Holder has seen on the job, he told ABC News .


Related Topix: Electronic, Terrorism, US Politics, US News

Thu Jul 10, 2014

LA Weekly

Henry Rollins: Diving Off the Jersey Shore

The Santa Monica Pier is perhaps the most iconic beachside monument in all of Los Angeles, and as a designated city landmark more than 100 years old, it certainly deserves the attention.


Related Topix: Los Angeles, CA, Dance, Electronic, Santa Monica, CA

Tue Jul 08, 2014

The Toronto Star

Syrian fighters returning home pose 'global crisis,' warns U.S.

U.S. and European authorities must combat a “global crisis” of Islamic extremists travelling to Syria and returning home as potential terrorists, U.S. Attorney General Eric Holder said.


Related Topix: Electronic, Florida

Thu Jul 03, 2014

Jerusalem Post

Syrian group claims responsibility for IDF Twitter hack

The pro-Assad Syrian Electronic Army computer hackers group took responsibility on Thursday night for the hacking the IDF Spokesperson's English-language Twitter account and tweeting a false warning of a nuclear leak at the Dimona nuclear facility after a rocket strike.


Related Topix: Electronic, Twitter, Computer Security, Science / Technology, Israel, World News

The Daily Star

Derbas on refugee crisis: lack of aid leads to collapse

Social Affairs Minister Rashid Derbas says that Lebanon's economy is soon to collapse, if the required aids are not provided.


Related Topix: World News, Middle East, Lebanon, Electronic, Lebanon, IN