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NSA Partnering With Saudi Regime ‒ Snowden Leak

The National Security Agency has increasingly been working hand-in-glove with the Saudi Arabian government since 2013, sharing intelligence and assisting with surveillance, according to the latest Snowden leak. Former NSA contractor Edward Snowden sent a top secret memorandum to The Intercept’s Glenn Greenwald that describes the secretive US agency’s relationship with Saudi Arabia. The NSA […]

Border Wall in Brownsville, Texas. Photo by Nofx221984, Wikipedia Commons.
Border Wall in Brownsville, Texas. Photo by Nofx221984, Wikipedia Commons.


US Mulling Refugee Status For Honduran Children

The Obama administration is considering a plan that would grant refugee status in the United States to Honduran children and young adults without having to travel the dangerous land journey through Mexico. The proposal, if approved, would call for the screening of thousands of Honduran youth to see whether they qualify as a refugee or […]

Turkey's Recep Tayyip Erdoğan.
Turkey's Recep Tayyip Erdoğan.


Turkey’s Erdogan: ‘I Stopped Talking To Obama’

Turkish Prime Minister Recep Tayyip Erdogan said he ceased direct phone contact with US President Barack Obama once the US backed away from use of military force against Syria last fall. Erdogan, a supporter of rebel fighters opposed to Syrian President Bashar Assad’s government, was upset, he said, that the United States did not follow […]

The U.S. Navy amphibious assault ship USS Peleliu during an exercise in the Pacific Ocean, June 23, 2014. Peleliu will participate in Rim of the Pacific (RIMPAC) 2014. U.S. Navy photo by Petty Officer 2nd Class Daniel Viramontes
The U.S. Navy amphibious assault ship USS Peleliu during an exercise in the Pacific Ocean, June 23, 2014. Peleliu will participate in Rim of the Pacific (RIMPAC) 2014. U.S. Navy photo by Petty Officer 2nd Class Daniel Viramontes


Chinese Spy Ship Surveys US-Led Drills Off Hawaii

China has sent an electronic surveillance vessel to international waters off Hawaii to keep an eye on a US-led Rim of the Pacific Exercise (RIMPAC) involving 22 countries, despite Beijing being one of the countries invited to participate in the drills. The Chinese Dongdiao-class auxiliary general intelligence (AGI) surveillance ship is stationed outside US territorial […]

Mosul, Iraq. Photo by Sgt. Michael Bracken, Wikipedia Commons.
Mosul, Iraq. Photo by Sgt. Michael Bracken, Wikipedia Commons.


Iraqi Christians Flee Mosul After Islamic State Ultimatum To Convert, Or Die

The Islamic State has issued an ultimatum to the Christians in the town of Mosul in northern Iraq, urging them to convert to Islam, pay a religious tax or face death. The statement by the leader of the Islamic State, Abu Bakr al-Baghdadi, warned that the Christians had until Saturday to “leave the borders of […]