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  1. News - World - RUSSIA

    Protest at Moscow court as eight convicted of anti-Putin violence

    Posted Feb 21st 2014, 09:36pm by AFP

    ... Agence France-Presse in Moscow Opposition leader Navalny and two members of Pussy Riot join 1,000 outside Moscow tribunal Protest at court as eight convicted ofanti-Putin violence ... A rights monitoring group, Ovdinfo, estimated that 110 people were detained. "I was (at the protest) and... any one of us could be on trial right now. It is terrible," said Nina, ...

  2. News - Asia - THAILAND

    Thai patience over southern violence wearing thin

    Posted Jun 13th 2013, 03:07pm by Agence France-Presse in Kuala Lumpur

    ... in this round, which would be dominated by the violence. Five Thai security personnel were killed in a fresh spate of gun and bomb attacks two weeks ago, which the government blamed on insurgents seeking ... Agence France-Presse in Kuala Lumpur Thailand on Thursday expressed impatience at continuing insurgent violence in its Muslim-majority south as delegates began a third round of peace talks ...

  3. News - World - DIPLOMACY

    Francois Hollande leaves troubles behind as Barack Obama welcomes him on state visit to US

    Posted Feb 12th 2014, 01:40am by AP

    ... development, and together to fight global warming and climate change." Earlier, a senior US official praised France for helping quell unrest and extremist violence in parts of Africa. "The ... Agence France-Presse in Washington Hollande praised for role in tackling common threats, as French president visits White House Obama hails France as model ally on state visit US President ...

  4. News - China - XINJIANG

    Uygur militant’s support for Kunming knife attack ‘proof of China’s terror threat’

    Posted Mar 19th 2014, 06:57pm by Reuters

    ... will soon give us opportunities to fight the Chinese using automatic guns,” Mansour said. “Know that blood of those who are killing themselves is not being spilled for nothing, for their blood ... to suggestions its policies are to blame for stoking Uygur resentment and violence. Mansour said this month that his fighters were gearing up for retribution against China. The Turkestan Islamic Party, ...

  5. News - China - GUN CONTROL

    Guizhou police seize more than 10,000 illegal guns in crackdown

    Posted Apr 13th 2014, 07:23pm by Reuters in Shanghai

    ... Reuters in Shanghai China's largest haul of illegal arms was made in the Guizhou capital Guiyang, reports said on Sunday, as police seize 10,500 guns and 120,000 knives The authorities in the southern province of Guizhou have seized more than 10,000 illegal guns, state television reported on Sunday, marking China’s largest haul of illegal firearms as the government steps ...


    UN approves peacekeepers to stem violence in Central African Republic

    Posted Apr 10th 2014, 09:02pm by AFP

    ... Agence France-Presse in Bangui UN to send peacekeepers amid fresh violence The UN Security Council yesterday unanimously approved a nearly 12,000-strong UN peacekeeping force for Central African Republic, as police said fresh sectarian violence had killed at least 30 people. The 10,000 UN troops and 1,800 police will take over from 5,000 African Union soldiers, but not until ...

  7. News - World - UNITED STATES

    Newtown mother pleads for gun control at White House

    Posted Apr 13th 2013, 04:20pm by The Associated Press in Washington

    ... The Associated Press in Washington The mother of a Newtown, Connecticut, shooting victim is making a deeply personal plea from the White House for all Americans to take action on gun violence. Francine Wheeler’s 6-year-old son, Ben, was killed inside Sandy Hook Elementary School. She’s stepping in for President Barack Obama to deliver the president’s weekly radio and Internet ...

  8. News - China - CRIME

    Chinese police to receive special weapons training in wake of terrorist attacks

    Posted Apr 04th 2014, 02:30pm by STEPHEN CHEN

    ... officers "legally, regularly, effectively use weapons to stop or deter crime in a timely manner when handling violence that severely threatens public security", Xinhua said. Teams ... to draw their guns and some have died or been injured after accidentally firing their weapons for lack of proper training. A policeman killed himself at a highway security checkpoint in Baoji, ...

  9. News - World - UNITED STATES

    Zimmerman detained after new gun trouble

    Posted Sep 10th 2013, 04:18pm by Agence France-Presse in Miami, Florida

    ... and he continually has his hand on his gun ... and and he keeps saying ‘step closer,’” she said in an alarmed voice in the 911 call released by police. “He’s just threatening all of us. He’s ... Agence France-Presse in Miami, Florida Zimmerman detained after new gun trouble George Zimmerman, the Florida neighbourhood watchman whose shooting of an unarmed black teen triggered ...

  10. Sport - Golf - GOLF

    Big guns begin march to Augusta in Florida

    Posted Feb 27th 2014, 10:19am by Agence France-Presse

    ... Agence France-Presse Tiger Woods, Rory McIlroy, Adam Scott and Phil Mickelson all in action in Palm Beach this week Tiger Woods, Adam Scott, Phil Mickelson and Rory McIlroy will play in the same tournament for the first time this year when they contest the Honda Classic starting in south Florida on Thursday. The US$6 million PGA Tour event used to be the weak link on the four-stop ...




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