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‘Wicked decision’: Liberal Jews slam Israel for freezing mixed-gender Western Wall prayer space plan

‘Wicked decision’: Liberal Jews slam Israel for freezing mixed-gender Western Wall prayer space plan | Culture Curator | Scoop.it
Liberal Jews have slammed the Israeli government for freezing a plan to establish a mixed-gender prayer space at the Western Wall, with one group canceling a planned gala event with Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu.
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‘American Nazism’: North Korea compares Trump to Hitler

‘American Nazism’: North Korea compares Trump to Hitler | Culture Curator | Scoop.it
US President Donald Trump’s “America-first principle” equates to Nazism and his policies are worse than fascism, North Korean state media reported.
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US threats to Syria’s legitimate government unacceptable – Kremlin

US threats to Syria’s legitimate government unacceptable – Kremlin | Culture Curator | Scoop.it
Russia has slammed Washington’s threats against the Syrian government following a recent White House statement alleging that President Bashar Assad’s forces are preparing to use chemical weapons.
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Israel strikes Hamas bases in Gaza after rocket: officials

Israel strikes Hamas bases in Gaza after rocket: officials | Culture Curator | Scoop.it
Israeli airstrikes hit a series of targets in the Hamas-run Gaza Strip overnight, officials said, hours after a rocket from the Palestinian enclave landed in the Jewish state. Strikes were recorded in at least three locations in Gaza, Palestinian security sources and eyewitnesses said, with Hamas bases
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Hostages in Philippine town forced to fight, loot, become sex slaves: army

Hostages in Philippine town forced to fight, loot, become sex slaves: army | Culture Curator | Scoop.it
By Kanupriya Kapoor MARAWI CITY, Philippines (Reuters) - Civilians held hostage by Islamist militants occupying a southern Philippine city have been forced to loot homes, take up arms against government troops and serve as sex slaves for rebel fighters, the army said on Tuesday. Citing accounts of
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White House warns Syria may be readying chemical attack

White House warns Syria may be readying chemical attack | Culture Curator | Scoop.it
The White House warned strongman Bashar Assad that his regime would pay heavily for the slaughter of civilians.
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Former Islamic state group sex slave Jinan narrates her dreadful story on FRANCE24

Subscribe to France 24 now: http://f24.my/youtubeEN FRANCE 24 live news stream: all the latest news 24/7 http://f24.my/YTliveEN 18-year-old Jinan is
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Yazidi Iraqi MP Vian Dakhil Breaks Down in Tears Recounting Atrocities Committed by ISIS against Her People

Yazidi Iraqi MP Vian Dakhil Breaks Down in Tears Recounting Atrocities Committed by ISIS against Her People | Culture Curator | Scoop.it
Yazidi Iraqi MP Vian Dakhil broke down in tears recounting atrocities perpetrated by ISIS against Yazidis.
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Heartbreaking Speech: Vian Dakhil, Iraqi Yazidi MP in Tears

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Trump demands an apology over Russia, claims Obama's delay is 'the real story'

Trump demands an apology over Russia, claims Obama's delay is 'the real story' | Culture Curator | Scoop.it
Trump hammers Obama over his response when the CIA told him about Russian interference in the 2016 election.
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Adel Al-Jubeir (Powerful speech)

((Unless and until there is a change in Syria, Daesh will not be defeated in Syria, period))... This Video Obtained from (https://english.alarabiya.net)
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A Somber Queen's Speech Unveils A Brexit-Centric Agenda In The U.K.

A Somber Queen's Speech Unveils A Brexit-Centric Agenda In The U.K. | Culture Curator | Scoop.it
The queen ditched the crown and royal robes for the speech, which lays out priorities for the new legislative session. On the agenda: Brexit, Brexit, Brexit — and a few other items, of course.
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FBI Investigating Flint Airport Stabbing As Possible Act Of Terrorism

FBI Investigating Flint Airport Stabbing As Possible Act Of Terrorism | Culture Curator | Scoop.it
The FBI identified the assailant as Amor Ftouhi of Quebec. He reportedly yelled "Allahu Akbar," or "God is great," before stabbing an airport police officer in the neck Wednesday in Flint, Mich.
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Trump and 8yo Syrian girl ‘most influential people on the Internet’ – Time magazine

Trump and 8yo Syrian girl ‘most influential people on the Internet’ – Time magazine | Culture Curator | Scoop.it
US President Donald Trump and an eight-year-old refugee from Syria, Bana Alabed, have been named by the Time Magazine among the most influential people online.
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Who's your Baghdadi? ‘US sowing global chaos by supporting terrorists and regime change’

Who's your Baghdadi? ‘US sowing global chaos by supporting terrorists and regime change’ | Culture Curator | Scoop.it
If reports are confirmed that Russian airstrikes killed ISIS leader Abu Bakr al-Baghdadi, it won’t matter who his replacement is, says author Nicolas Davies. Professor Jamal Wakeem and military analyst Kamal Alam also join the conversation.
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US Government Websites Hacked By ISIS Propaganda

US Government Websites Hacked By ISIS Propaganda | Culture Curator | Scoop.it
Ohio Gov. John Kasich’s website was hacked to broadcast pro-ISIS propaganda, displaying a message in Arabic message and playing a call to Islamic prayer.
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The Terrifying Great White Shark Named Katherine Was Spotted Again, Close To Virginia

The Terrifying Great White Shark Named Katherine Was Spotted Again, Close To Virginia | Culture Curator | Scoop.it
Summer may be the unofficial start to shark season. A gigantic great white shark named Katherine was seen swimming just ten miles away from civilization Sunday. This isn’t the first time the shark has made an appearance on the East coast.  Katherine apparently sent off a satellite ping  Sunday from an area 10 miles away from Cobb Island, Virginia, an island part of the Eastern Shore barrier islands located east of the town of Oyster. The Virginia-Pilot reported Sunday that the 14-foot, 2,300-pound shark alerted scientists of its location on Sunday afternoon. She was seen about 80 miles away from Virginia Beach in May.  According to some reports, great whites are the species most often involved
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‘He colluded or obstructed’: Trump turns Russia suspicions against Obama

‘He colluded or obstructed’: Trump turns Russia suspicions against Obama | Culture Curator | Scoop.it
Continuing a theme he has pushed lately, the president took issue with his predecessor’s lack of response to Russian interference in the election.
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Feds looking into Bernie Sanders' wife over real estate deal

Feds looking into Bernie Sanders' wife over real estate deal | Culture Curator | Scoop.it
MONTPELIER, Vt. (AP) — Federal investigators are looking into the finances behind a real estate deal for a now-defunct college put together by the wife of U.S. Sen. Bernie Sanders, and she has hired a lawyer to look after her interests, a family spokesman confirmed on Monday.
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UAE Cleric Wassim Yousuf: The Media Was the Jews' First Weapon against Islam

UAE Cleric Wassim Yousuf: The Media Was the Jews' First Weapon against Islam | Culture Curator | Scoop.it
UAE cleric Wassim Yousuf said that the "wickedness of the Jews" was evident in their control of the media and its use as a weapon against Islam.
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Yazidi 'unwittingly ATE her son after ISIS savages cooked the child'

Yazidi 'unwittingly ATE her son after ISIS savages cooked the child' | Culture Curator | Scoop.it
The starving Yazidi woman had been kept captive in a cellar for days without food or water before she was tricked by her evil guards, according to MP Vian Dakhill.
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Al Franken: Democrats ‘gotta stop riding in limousines’

Al Franken: Democrats ‘gotta stop riding in limousines’ | Culture Curator | Scoop.it
The Minnesota senator admits his party has a public perception problem — but not as big as the GOP’s when it comes to health care.
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CNN accepts resignations of 3 involved in retracted story

CNN accepts resignations of 3 involved in retracted story | Culture Curator | Scoop.it
NEW YORK (AP) — CNN accepted the resignations Monday of three journalists involved in a retracted story about a supposed investigation into a pre-inaugural meeting between an associate of President Donald Trump and the head of a Russian investment fund.
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Botched Choice For Afghan Army Uniforms Wasted Tens Of Millions Of U.S. Dollars

Botched Choice For Afghan Army Uniforms Wasted Tens Of Millions Of U.S. Dollars | Culture Curator | Scoop.it
AU.S. government watchdog says the Defense Department procured uniforms in a camouflage pattern that is far more expensive than other options and likely inappropriate for the landscape in Afghanistan.
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What To Know About Saudi Arabia's New Crown Prince And The Issues He Will Face

What To Know About Saudi Arabia's New Crown Prince And The Issues He Will Face | Culture Curator | Scoop.it
Mohammed bin Salman is now first in line to the throne. At 31, he has already reshaped his country's role in the region. His biggest test will come as he tries to wean the kingdom off an oil economy.
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