Publication: GlobalSecurity.org

First reported 17 hours ago - Updated 14 hours ago - 1 reports

Iraqi Military Takes Another Town from IS

by VOA NewsIraqi troops, Kurdish fighters and Shi'ite militiamen, backed by U.S. airstrikes, entered the town of Sulaiman Bek, south of Kirkuk, on Monday, ending three months of control in the area by the Islamic State group, a military source said.After ... [Published GlobalSecurity.org - 17 hours ago]
First reported Sep 01 2014 - Updated Sep 01 2014 - 1 reports

Beslan, Decade After Tragedy

by Tom BalmforthBESLAN, Russia -- Nadezhda Guriyeva huddled with her children on the floor of the sweltering school gymnasium. An explosive device rested ominously just a few feet away. The two older children, Boris and Vera, were dressed for a folk dance ... [Published GlobalSecurity.org - Sep 01 2014]
First reported Sep 01 2014 - Updated Sep 01 2014 - 1 reports

Bataan ARG Deployment Extended in 5th Fleet

Navy News ServiceStory Number: NNS140831-01Release Date: 8/31/2014 9:20:00 AMFrom USS Bataan (LHD 5) Public Affairs OfficeARABIAN GULF (NNS) -- The Secretary of Defense ordered the Bataan Amphibious Ready Group (ARG) and embarked 22nd Marine Expeditionary ... [Published GlobalSecurity.org - Sep 01 2014]
First reported Sep 01 2014 - Updated Sep 01 2014 - 1 reports

EU Chooses Tusk, Mogherini For Top Positions

by RFE/RLEU leaders have chosen Polish Prime Minister Donald Tusk as the new president of the European Council and Italian Foreign Minister Federica Mogherini as the new EU foreign-policy chief.The choices were announced by the outgoing president of the ... [Published GlobalSecurity.org - Sep 01 2014]
First reported Sep 01 2014 - Updated Sep 01 2014 - 1 reports

Chaotic Afghan Vote Recount Threatens Nation’s Future

by Meredith BuelAfghanistan’s troubled presidential election continues to be rocked by turmoil as an audit of the ballots drags on. The U.N. says the recount will not be completed before September 10. Observers say repeated disputes and delays are threatening ... [Published GlobalSecurity.org - Sep 01 2014]
First reported Aug 31 2014 - Updated Aug 31 2014 - 1 reports

DPRK's Tactical Rocket Firing Is Undebatable

Korean Central News Agency of DPRK via Korea News Service (KNS)Pyongyang, August 31 (KCNA) -- The U.S. is fidgety over the drill of firing tactical rockets regularly conducted by the DPRK. Riff-raffs call the DPRK's regular firing of the tactical rockets ... [Published GlobalSecurity.org - Aug 31 2014]
First reported Aug 30 2014 - Updated Aug 30 2014 - 1 reports

Pentagon Prepares Options for President on ISIL

By Jim GaramoneDoD News, Defense Media ActivityWASHINGTON, Aug. 29, 2014 – Military officials here and at U.S. Central Command are working to present President Barack Obama with options to contain the Islamic State of Iraq and the Levant in Syria, Pentagon ... [Published GlobalSecurity.org - Aug 30 2014]
First reported Aug 30 2014 - Updated Aug 30 2014 - 1 reports

War Maneuvers Should Not Be Repeated: CPRK

Korean Central News Agency of DPRK via Korea News Service (KNS)Pyongyang, August 29 (KCNA) -- The U.S. and south Korean authorities staged the provocative Ulji Freedom Guardian war maneuvers against the north for more than ten days since August 18, driving ... [Published GlobalSecurity.org - Aug 30 2014]
First reported Aug 29 2014 - Updated Aug 29 2014 - 1 reports

Kim Jong Un Guides Paratrooper Drill

Korean Central News Agency of DPRK via Korea News Service (KNS)Pyongyang, August 28 (KCNA) -- Supreme Commander of the Korean People's Army Kim Jong Un, first secretary of the Workers' Party of Korea and first chairman of the National Defence Commission ... [Published GlobalSecurity.org - Aug 29 2014]
First reported Aug 29 2014 - Updated Aug 29 2014 - 1 reports

NATO releases Ukraine satellite imagery

NATO - North Atlantic Treaty Organisation28 Aug. 2014NATO’s Allied Command Operations in Mons, Belgium on Thursday (28 August 2014) released new satellite imagery that show Russian combat forces engaged in military operations inside the sovereign territory ... [Published GlobalSecurity.org - Aug 29 2014]
Entities: NATO, Ukraine, Satellite
First reported Aug 27 2014 - Updated Aug 27 2014 - 2 reports

Belarus Meeting Fails to End Fighting in Ukraine

by Daniel SchearfA meeting of the presidents of Ukraine and Russia in Belarus has failed to end the conflict in eastern Ukraine, which has killed more than 2,000 people since fighting broke out in April.The discussions Tuesday ended in lists of demands ... [Published GlobalSecurity.org - Aug 27 2014]
Entities: Ukraine, Belarus, Russia
First reported Aug 27 2014 - Updated Aug 27 2014 - 2 reports

Rodong Sinmun on UFG Exercise

Korean Central News Agency of DPRK via Korea News Service (KNS)Pyongyang, August 26 (KCNA) -- The U.S. announced that it would apply for the first time during Ulji Freedom Guardian joint military exercises being staged in south Korea the "strategy" which ... [Published GlobalSecurity.org - Aug 27 2014]

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"Within a few hours, we were able to clear the town completely" the commander of the Shi'ite Badr militia, Transport Minister Hadi al-Ameri, told the French news agency AFP amid heavy security in Sulaiman Bek
"Some left for good and completely altered their lives," says Guriyeva, who has taught at School No. 1 for 36 years. "Some dedicated their lives to investigating what happened. Some lend me a helping hand, for instance, with the museum [commemorating the tragedy]. Some still cry and live at the cemetery, trying to raise their children there.”"
Faizal Ahmad Manaw, with the Abdullah campaign, said, "Unfortunately the invalidation process is just a joke, and there is no intention of throwing out fraudulent votes."
​​ "As we think and we work on the level of sanctions, we also have to keep the diplomatic way open...hoping that the combination, a wise combination, can be effective" she said

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Iraqi Military Takes Another Town from IS [Published GlobalSecurity.org - 17 hours ago]
Beslan, Decade After Tragedy [Published GlobalSecurity.org - Sep 01 2014]
Chaotic Afghan Vote Recount Threatens Nation’s ... [Published GlobalSecurity.org - Sep 01 2014]
Bataan ARG Deployment Extended in 5th Fleet [Published GlobalSecurity.org - Sep 01 2014]
EU Chooses Tusk, Mogherini For Top Positions [Published GlobalSecurity.org - Sep 01 2014]
DPRK's Tactical Rocket Firing Is Undebatable [Published GlobalSecurity.org - Aug 31 2014]
War Maneuvers Should Not Be Repeated: CPRK [Published GlobalSecurity.org - Aug 30 2014]
Pentagon Prepares Options for President on ISIL [Published GlobalSecurity.org - Aug 30 2014]
Kim Jong Un Guides Paratrooper Drill [Published GlobalSecurity.org - Aug 29 2014]
NATO releases Ukraine satellite imagery [Published GlobalSecurity.org - Aug 29 2014]
DoD Press Briefing in the Pentagon Briefing Room [Published GlobalSecurity.org - Aug 28 2014]
U.S.: Reports Indicate 'Russian-Directed' Battl... [Published GlobalSecurity.org - Aug 28 2014]
Vella Gulf's Time in the Black Sea [Published GlobalSecurity.org - Aug 28 2014]
F-15C Eagle Jet Crashes in Virginia [Published GlobalSecurity.org - Aug 28 2014]
Rodong Sinmun on UFG Exercise [Published GlobalSecurity.org - Aug 27 2014]
DPRK Has Also Right to Make Preemptive Strike [Published GlobalSecurity.org - Aug 27 2014]
US Defenseless Against North Korean EMP Threat [Published GlobalSecurity.org - Aug 27 2014]
ACC loans Global Hawk to Test Force [Published GlobalSecurity.org - Aug 27 2014]
Belarus Meeting Fails to End Fighting in Ukraine [Published GlobalSecurity.org - Aug 27 2014]
Ukraine: Captured Troops Proof of Russia Role [Published GlobalSecurity.org - Aug 27 2014]
Ground Game: Tunnels in Gaza, Korean Peninsula [Published GlobalSecurity.org - Aug 26 2014]
Pentagon Plans For Quick Afghan Exit [Published GlobalSecurity.org - Aug 26 2014]
Analysts Warn United Iraqi Effort Needed [Published GlobalSecurity.org - Aug 26 2014]
Ukrainian Troops Reclaim Key Town [Published GlobalSecurity.org - Aug 26 2014]
Department of Defense Press Briefing by Secreta... [Published GlobalSecurity.org - Aug 26 2014]
Gaza Conflict, Hamas Popularity Challenge Abbas [Published GlobalSecurity.org - Aug 26 2014]
Ukraine Says Russian Convoy Has Entered Southeast [Published GlobalSecurity.org - Aug 26 2014]
Afghanistan and Kids At the Border [Published GlobalSecurity.org - Aug 21 2014]
The Iraq Crisis and U.S. Post-War Strategy [Published GlobalSecurity.org - Aug 21 2014]
Zaif: Iran not to allow penetration into borders [Published GlobalSecurity.org - Aug 21 2014]
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