Australia, Indonesia, and Malaysia to Test New Plane Tracking Method After MH370 Tragedy

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Australia, Indonesia and Malaysia will lead a trial of an enhanced method of tracking aircraft over remote oceans to allow planes to be more easily found should they vanish like Malaysia Airlines Flight 370, Australia’s transport minister said Sunday. Continue Reading…

Vice President of Sierra Leone, Samuel Sam-Sumana, Put in Quarantine for Ebola

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Sierra Leone’s vice president has put himself in quarantine following the death from Ebola of one of his security guards. Continue Reading…

Yemen cements ties with Iran as first Iranian flight arrives in rebel-held capital

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The first direct flight from Iran to Yemen’s capital arrived on Sunday, as the Shiite rebels holding Sanaa formalize ties with the regional Shiite powerhouse. Continue Reading…

‘Fearless’ Russians March in Honor of Murdered Opposition Leader

People march to commemorate Kremlin critic Boris Nemtsov, who was shot dead on Friday night, in central Moscow March 1, 2015. CREDIT: REUTERS/MAXIM ZMEYEV

Holding placards declaring “I am not afraid”, thousands of Russians marched in Moscow on Sunday in memory of Kremlin critic Boris Nemtsov, whose murder has widened a split in society that some say could threaten Russia’s future. Continue Reading…

Putin critic shot dead in Moscow; ISIS murders 15 Christians (UCNN Weekend Report #111)

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8 Men from Spain Arrested on Suspicion of Fighting with Rebels in Ukraine

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Police on Friday arrested eight Spaniards suspected of fighting on the pro-Russian side in eastern Ukraine, the Interior Ministry said, describing it as the first operation of its kind in Europe. Continue Reading…

Boko Haram Attacks in Urban Areas Expected to Increase in Runup to March 28 Elections

Picture released by State House Photo on February 26, 2015 shows soldiers fighting Boko Haram Islamists cheering Nigerian President Goodluck Jonathan on his arrival in Mubi, recently recaptured from insurgents (AFP Photo/Ho)

Picture released by State House Photo on February 26, 2015 shows soldiers fighting Boko Haram Islamists cheering Nigerian President Goodluck Jonathan on his arrival in Mubi, recently recaptured from insurgents (AFP Photo/Ho)

Bomb attacks in Nigerian towns and cities look likely to increase in the run-up to forthcoming elections, despite the military claiming increasing successes against Boko Haram in captured territory. Continue Reading…

New Chinese law would open door for beijing to send its military to fight terrorism abroad

Soldiers of the People's Liberation Army (PLA) Marine Corps run during a military drill on snow-covered field at a military base in Taonan

Soldiers of the People’s Liberation Army (PLA) Marine Corps run during a military drill on snow-covered field at a military base in Taonan, Jilin province January 28, 2015. REUTERS/China Daily

China is close to approving a law that will create a legal framework for sending troops abroad on counter-terrorism missions, as Beijing seeks to address the vulnerability of the country’s growing global commercial and diplomatic interests. Continue Reading…

Erskine College in South Carolina Releases Statement Against Homosexuality

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Last year, two male volleyball players at Erskine College in Due West, S.C. went public with their homosexuality. The young men’s admission was welcomed by their peers and teammates, who provided an encouraging atmosphere that felt like “family.” Continue Reading…

ISIS Reportedly Kills 15 Kidnapped Christians; Another 300 Remain in Captivity

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ISIS has reportedly murdered 15 of the Assyrian Christians it captured earlier this week. Continue Reading…

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