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In this image posted on a militant social media account by the Al-Baraka division of the Islamic State group on Tuesday, Feb. 24, 2015, Islamic State militants ride in a Kurdish popular protection unit (YPG) vehicle captured during fighting in Tal Tamr, Hassakeh province, Syria.
Bashar al-Assad   IS   Photos   Syrian War   Wikipedia: Syrian Civil War  
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With IS rising, West ponders if Syria’s Assad is ‘lesser evil’
PARIS: Faced with a seemingly unending bloody conflict in Syria and the rise of the self-styled Islamic State group, is President Bashar al-Assad the lesser of the country’s evils and should the Wes... (photo: AP / via militant social media account)
Cameroonian people gather to protest against Islamic extremists attacks in Yaounde, Cameroon, Saturday, Feb. 28, 2015.
Boko Haram   Islamic Extremism   Nigeria Conflict   Photos   Wikipedia: Boko Haram  
 The Independent 
Boko Haram: Thousands march in Cameroon to protest against the Islamist terror movement
Thousands of people marched in Cameroon’s capital yesterday to protest against Boko Haram, the Islamist terrorist movement based in northeast Nigeria, but also active in Chad, Niger and northern Cam... (photo: AP / Edwin Kindzeka Moki)
 A masked Kurdish demonstrator holds posters of imprisoned Kurdish rebel leader Abdullah Ocalan and PKK banners during a rally in Istanbul, Turkey, Sunday, Sept. 3, 2006. Thousands of Kurdish demonstrators, chanting slogans in support of Abdullah Ocalan a  Press TV 
Ocalan calls for disarmament of Kurdish fighters
Abdullah Ocalan, the imprisoned leader of the pro-independence Kurdish fighters in Turkey, has called on his followers to lay down their arms. | A Kurdish lawmaker of the Turkish p... (photo: AP Photo/Murad Sezer)
Abdullah Ocalan   Kurdish Workers' Party   Peace process in Turkey   Photos   Wikipedia: TurkeyPKK conflict  
Citizens inspect the site of a car bomb attack while security forces prepare to tow away a destroyed car in Baghdad, Iraq, Monday, Sept. 30, 2013.  Times Union 
Car bombs kill 27 people north of Iraq's capital, Baghdad
BAGHDAD (AP) — Car bombs targeting a crowded market and Shiite militia checkpoints north of Iraq's capital killed 27 people Saturday, authorities said, as the country's prime minister vowed to punis... (photo: AP / Khalid Mohammed)
Balad Ruz   Photos   Suicide attacks in Baghdad   Terrorism in Iraq   Wikipedia: Iraqi insurgency (2011present)  
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File - Rwanda Genocide: A family that fled the fighting in Rwanda rests in a camp in Bukavu, Zaire, 25 July 1994. BBC News
Rwanda urged to take criminal action over BBC genocide film
An inquiry in Rwanda has recommended that the government initiate criminal and civil proceedings against the BBC over a documentary which questioned official accounts of ... (photo: UN file / John Isaac)
Human Rights   Media Propaganda   Photos   Rwanda Genocide   Wikipedia: Rwandan Genocide  
Saint Basil's Cathedral and Spasskaya Tower of Moscow Kremlin at Red Square in Moscow The Independent
Boris Nemtsov shot dead: Investigators say Islamic extremists may have murdered politician
Russian officials investigating the murder of opposition politician Boris Nemtsov have claimed Islamist extremists may have been behind his death. | Other possible motive... (photo: Creative Commons / Kjetil r)
Boris Nemtsov   Islamic extremists in Russia   Photos   Vladimir Putin   Wikipedia: Boris Nemtsov  
A Sri Lankan navy sailor keeps watch as he patrols in a naval craft off Kalpitiya, north of the capital Colombo, Sri Lanka on in this Sunday, July 2, 2006 file photo. Sri Lankan naval gunships battled Tamil rebel boats off the island's northwest coast Friday, April 6, 2007, the military and rebels said, both sides claiming to have destroyed enemy craft. Deccan Herald
Lanka says it will not allow docking of Chinese submarines
In a move apparently aimed at allaying India's concerns, the new Sri Lankan government today said it will not allow Chinese submarines to dock in its ports while acknowle... (photo: AP / Eranga Jayawardena, FILE)
Chinese submarines   Photos   Sri Lanka - China   Sri Lankan navy   Wikipedia: Sri Lanka  
Hamas supporters attend a rally to mark the 25th anniversary of the founding of the Islamist movement, in Gaza City on December 8, 2012. to mark the 25th anniversary of the founding of the Islamist movement. More than 400,000 Palestinians gathered in Gaza for the rally to mark the occasion during which Meshaal delivered a speech.Photo by Ahmed Deeb / WN BBC News
Egypt court puts Hamas on terrorist list
An Egyptian court has listed the Palestinian group Hamas as a terrorist organisation, accusing it of supporting an insurgency in northern Sinai. | The ruling comes a mont... (photo: WN / Ahmed Deeb)
Gaza Strip   Hamas   Photos   Terrorism in Egypt   Wikipedia: Hamas  
 A masked Kurdish demonstrator holds posters of imprisoned Kurdish rebel leader Abdullah Ocalan and PKK banners during a rally in Istanbul, Turkey, Sunday, Sept. 3, 2006. Thousands of Kurdish demonstrators, chanting slogans in support of Abdullah Ocalan a Press TV
Ocalan calls for disarmament of Kurdish fighters
Abdullah Ocalan, the imprisoned leader of the pro-independence Kurdish fighters in Turkey, has called on his followers to lay down their arms. | A Kur... (photo: AP Photo/Murad Sezer)
Abdullah Ocalan   Kurdish Workers' Party   Peace process in Turkey   Photos   Wikipedia: TurkeyPKK conflict  
Citizens inspect the site of a car bomb attack while security forces prepare to tow away a destroyed car in Baghdad, Iraq, Monday, Sept. 30, 2013. Times Union
Car bombs kill 27 people north of Iraq's capital, Baghdad
BAGHDAD (AP) — Car bombs targeting a crowded market and Shiite militia checkpoints north of Iraq's capital killed 27 people Saturday, authorities said, as the country's... (photo: AP / Khalid Mohammed)
Balad Ruz   Photos   Suicide attacks in Baghdad   Terrorism in Iraq   Wikipedia: Iraqi insurgency (2011present)  
US President Barack Obama, left, and French President Francois Hollande look out over Omaha beach Reuters
World leaders condemn killing of Russian opposition leader Nemtsov
LONDON (Reuters) - The murder of Boris Nemtsov drew condemnation on Saturday from leaders and politicians around the world, who paid tribute to the outspoken critic of Pr... (photo: AP / Alain Jocard, pool)
Boris Nemtsov   Crime in Russia   Murder of Boris Nemtsov   Photos   Wikipedia: Murder of Boris Nemtsov  
A policeman with his cloth-covered weapon stands guard with other security personnel in a street in Sanaa, Yemen, Sunday, Feb. 23, 2014. The Siasat Daily
Drone raid kills three Qaeda militants in Yemen: tribe
February 28: | A drone strike today killed three Al-Qaeda militants in Yemen, a tribal source said, in a region where the United States is the only country operating the ... (photo: AP / Hani Mohammed)
2015 Yemen coup   Al Qaida in Yemen   Drone attacks in Yemen   Photos   Wikipedia: Terrorism in Yemen  
Britains Prince William, right, and Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe, left, wearing "yukata" or kimono-style pajamas, attend a dinner in Koriyama, Japans northeastern prefecture of Fukushima, Saturday, Feb. 28, 2015 South China Morning Post
Britain's Prince William dresses up as a samurai warrior during his tour of Japan
Britain’s Prince William donned the trappings of feudal nobility in Japan on Saturday, wearing the helmet and clothes of an ancient samurai during a tour of a TV studio... (photo: AP / Japan Pool)
2011 Japan tsunami   Britain - Japan   Photos   Prince William   Wikipedia: Prince William, Duke of Cambridge  
Joaquin "El Chapo" Guzman is escorted to a helicopter in handcuffs by Mexican navy marines at a navy hanger in Mexico City, Mexico, Saturday, Feb. 22, 2014. A senior U.S. law enforcement official said Saturday, that Guzman, the head of Mexicos Sinaloa Cartel, was captured alive overnight in the beach resort town of Mazatlan. Guzman faces multiple federal drug trafficking indictments in the U.S. and is on the Drug Enforcement Administrations most-wanted list. The Miami Herald
Mexico drug lord captures change but don't lower trafficking
It's another big score for the Mexican government, which has been tearing through its list of most-wanted drug lords in recent years. | Still, no one expects drug traffic... (photo: AP / Eduardo Verdugo)
Cartels   Crime   Mexico   Photos   Wikipedia: Drug cartel  
Apple CEO Tim Cook announces a new iPad during an Apple announcement in San Francisco, Wednesday, March 7, 2012. (AP Photo/Paul Sakuma) The Times Of India
Apple Watch will replace car keys: Tim Cook
Apple Watch will replace your car keys and its battery will last the whole day, Apple's chief executive Tim Cook told the Telegraph in an interview. | The watch is design... (photo: AP / Paul Sakuma)
Apple CarPlay   Apple Pay   Apple Watch   Photos   Wikipedia: Tim Cook  
Riot police officers detain Russian opposition leader Boris Nemtsov during a rally in central Moscow, Russia, Friday, Dec. 31, 2010. Opposition groups have been calling rallies on the 31st day of each month to honor the 31st article of the Russian Constitution, which guarantees the right of assembly. Most of the rallies have been banned or dispersed by police as unsanctioned. BBC News
Reaction to death of Boris Nemtsov
The brazen killing of Russian opposition politician Boris Nemtsov in central Moscow on Friday sent shockwaves across Russia and beyond. | A spokesman for Russian Presiden... (photo: AP / Sergey Ponomarev)
Dmitry Peskov   Petro Poroshenko   Photos   Vladimir Putin   Wikipedia: Boris Nemtsov  
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In this image posted on a militant social media account by the Al-Baraka division of the Islamic State group on Tuesday, Feb. 24, 2015, Islamic State militants ride in a Kurdish popular protection unit (YPG) vehicle captured during fighting in Tal Tamr, Hassakeh province, Syria.
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Indian Finance Minister Arun Jaitley, center in blue jacket, display a briefcase containing union budget for the year 2015-16 as he leaves his office for Parliament to present the union budget in New Delhi, India, Saturday, Feb. 28, 2015.
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In this image posted on a militant social media account by the Al-Baraka division of the Islamic State group on Tuesday, Feb. 24, 2015, Islamic State militants ride in a Kurdish popular protection unit (YPG) vehicle captured during fighting in Tal Tamr, Hassakeh province, Syria.
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