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29 bodies found in plastic bags in Mexico mass grave

Wednesday  07:50,   18 september 2019
msn

Mexican forensics experts have found at least 29 bodies stuffed in 119 plastic bags that were dumped in the bottom of a well outside the western city of Guadalajara, officials said Tuesday. Experts have been working to establish how many victims are >>>

Billions spent on U.S. weapons didn’t protect Saudi Arabia’s most critical oil sites from a crippling attack

Wednesday  07:00,   18 september 2019
washingtonpost

Russian leader Vladimir Putin has mocked the kingdom, suggesting it should have bought Russia's S-400 missile-defense system... >>>

Trump’s Challenge: Can His Word on Iran Be Trusted?

Wednesday  07:00,   18 september 2019
nytimes

For a president with a loose relationship with the facts and poisonous relationships with allies, the attack on the Saudi oil fields poses a challenge: how to prove the administration’s case that Iran was behind the strike and rally the world to... >>>

Trump rebuts Lindsey Graham: My response to Iran 'was a sign of strength'

Wednesday  06:20,   18 september 2019
cnn

President Donald Trump offered a reserved rebuttal to Sen. Lindsey Graham's assertion that the administration's response to Iran shooting down an American drone earlier this summer was viewed as "weakness," with the President calling his response "a >>>

As China sway grows, U.S. to confront it on Uighur issue at U.N. gathering

Wednesday  04:45,   18 september 2019
reuters

The United States is considering how it will confront China during the annual gathering of world leaders at the United Nations next week over its detention of some 1 million Muslims in a remote region, as some diplomats warn that U.S. leadership in... >>>

Exclusive: Pence rebuffs Solomon Islands PM after nation cuts ties with Taiwan

Wednesday  03:35,   18 september 2019
reuters

U.S. Vice President Mike Pence has declined to meet Solomon Islands Prime Minister Manasseh Sogavare after the nation cut ties with Taiwan in favor of China this week, a senior U.S. administration official said on Tuesday. © Reuters/POOL U.S.... >>>

Russian priests spray holy water from plane to stop 'alcohol use' and 'fornication'

Wednesday  03:35,   18 september 2019
abcnews.go

Russian Orthodox priests sprayed 70 liters of holy water from a plane to save citizens from “drunkenness and... >>>

Exit polls show Israel's Netanyahu in a dead heat to keep his job

Wednesday  03:01,   18 september 2019
latimes

Exit polls in Israel's do-over election Tuesday pointed to a dead heat between Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu, who is fighting for his political survival, and his chief rival, former military chief Benny Gantz.... >>>

American inside Syrian prison says he was recruited to ISIS online

Wednesday  02:40,   18 september 2019
cbsnews

Inside a high-security prison in Syria, CBS News met a 22-year-old man from Minneapolis . Abdelhamid Al-Madioum agreed to tell his story, but we can't know for sure whether he was speaking freely. © CBS News holly-williams-rem32-frame-60925.jpg He... >>>

Pompeo to travel to Saudi Arabia after attack on oil facilities

Wednesday  02:25,   18 september 2019
thehill

Secretary of State Mike Pompeo will travel to Saudi Arabia on Tuesday after an attack on two of the kingdom's oil facilities. © Getty Images Pompeo to travel to Saudi Arabia after attack on oil facilities Pompeo will arrive in Jeddah on Wednesday to >>>

Toronto Couple Takes a Unique Stand Against Illegal Campaign Sign on Their Lawn

Wednesday  01:55,   18 september 2019
newsweek

"Neither me or my partner would agree to this as we have a policy for no signs, even if it's someone we support," wrote the... >>>

Hard-Liners in Iran See No Drawback to Bellicose Strategy

Wednesday  01:25,   18 september 2019
nytimes

President Trump appeared to be softening toward Iran. He had broken with his administration’s leading advocate of confrontation, signaled a willingness to meet personally with his Iranian counterpart, and reportedly considered relaxing some... >>>

To Find Clues in Saudi Oil Attacks, U.S. Examines Missile and Drone Parts

Wednesday  01:05,   18 september 2019
nytimes

American investigators are examining missile circuit boards recovered after strikes against Saudi oil facilities to determine the trajectory of the attack — and whether it originated from Iran — as the Trump administration debates how, and whether,... >>>

Russia holds 80 North Koreans on 'poaching' boats

Wednesday  00:26,   18 september 2019
bbc

Three Russian border guards were reportedly wounded in a clash before the vessels were... >>>

Trump admin weighing retaliatory action against Iran after Saudi oil attack

Wednesday  00:26,   18 september 2019
nbcnews

In a national security meeting on Monday, U.S. military leaders provided President Donald Trump with a menu of possible actions against Iran. But the president, seeking a narrowly focused response that wouldn't draw the U.S. into broader military... >>>