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  1. Measures tabled to freeze 'ill-gotten gains' of dictatorsTue, 21 Feb 2017 16:29:55 GMT
    New powers to stop "blood-stained dictators" and despots from laundering their money through the UK by freezing their assets have been tabled by the Government. Security Minister Ben Wallace said the move would send a "major signal" around the world that the UK could not be used as a base to hide "ill-gotten gains". More...
  2. Elor Azaria: Israeli soldier jailed for 18 months for shooting dead wounded Palestinian attackerTue, 21 Feb 2017 12:21:51 GMT
    An Israeli soldier who was caught on video shooting dead a wounded Palestinian attacker has been sentenced to 18 months in jail. The jail term, which nominally ends one of the most divisive cases in Israel's history, was half that requested by prosecutors for the manslaughter that Sergeant Elor Azaria was found guilty of last month at a military court. More...
  3. PM steps up Brexit Bill pressure as she sits in on peers' debateTue, 21 Feb 2017 08:05:15 GMT
    Prime Minister Theresa May sits behind the Speaker, back row, as Baroness Smith of Basildon speaks in the House of Lords The House of Lords will conclude the first stage of a crucial Brexit debate after Theresa May and Boris Johnson ramped up pressure on them not to block or delay Britain's exit from the European Union. In a highly unusual move on Monday, the Prime Minister sat on the steps in front of the Royal Throne in the Upper Chamber as Lords Leader Baroness Evans of Bowes urged peers not to frustrate the passage of the Brexit Bill. More...
  4. A quick look at the key Iraqi city of MosulTue, 21 Feb 2017 03:57:22 GMT
    Fierce fighting is raging in the historic Iraqi city of Mosul, which has been under the control of the Islamic State of Iraq and the Levant for more than two years. Following are some facts about Mosul. More...
  5. Jeremy Corbyn was returned as Labour leader for the second time in two years last SeptemberMon, 20 Feb 2017 23:48:56 GMT
    Labour's yawning gap with the Tories in opinion polls is down to last summer's challenge to Jeremy Corbyn's leadership and Theresa May's elevation to Prime Minister, a party source has said. After Mr Corbyn told colleagues that Thursday's crucial by-elections in Stoke-on-Trent Central and Copeland are on a "knife edge", the source said Labour's poor showing in a succession of polls is "clearly as a result of the internal dissension in the party and the leadership contest". More...
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  1. 74 Bodies Wash Ashore as Smugglers' Tactics Get 'More Disastrous'Tue, 21 Feb 2017 12:31:53 GMT
    Migrant deaths have risen to record levels on the Libya-to-Italy smuggling route across the Mediterranean Sea. More...
  2. Russia Compiles 'Psychological Portrait of Trump.' Here's What It Says.Mon, 20 Feb 2017 23:10:30 GMT
    The attempt to get inside the U.S. president's mind is aimed at helping Vladimir Putin plan for their first meeting. Among the dossier's preliminary conclusions is that Trump is a risk-taker who can be nave, a senior Kremlin adviser told NBC News. More...
  3. Four Americans Killed as Plane Crashes Into Australian Shopping MallWed, 22 Feb 2017 00:30:24 GMT
    Witnesses described the plane exploding on impact and erupting into a "massive fireball." More...
  4. President Trump Condemns Anti-Semitism: 'It Has to Stop'Wed, 22 Feb 2017 00:24:15 GMT
    'I think it's horrible,' Trump said of the threats. 'Whether it's anti-Semitism or racism or any anything you wanna think about having to do with the divide.' More...
  5. Incredible Video Shows Young Girl Rescued After Syrian AirstrikeTue, 21 Feb 2017 23:17:00 GMT
    White Helmets volunteers rushed to save the child, who was buried under rubble after an airstrike in the Tishreen neighborhood of Damascus. More...
  6. Cab Ride to Border: Immigrants Flee US for Refuge in CanadaTue, 21 Feb 2017 16:58:48 GMT
    Immigrants are illegally crossing from the US into Canada in growing numbers hoping to receive refugee status. WPTZ's Liz Strzepa reports. More...