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The extremist jihadist group leading the insurgency against the Iraqi government is deploying a sophisticated social-media strategy.

The Islamic State of Iraq and Syria (ISIS), the Sunni militant group that seized Iraq’s second-largest city last week and is now assuring to take Baghdad, is using apps, social media and even a feature-length movie to intimidate enemies, recruit new followers and…

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Coal power plants across the EU are undermining climate change efforts, reveals the ‘Europe’s Dirty 30′ report, released today by the Climate Action Network (CAN), WWF, the European Environmental Bureau, the Health and Environment Alliance…

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A new report by leading think-tank Policy Exchangesays that many people using jobcentres find themselves in and out of employment largely due to having barriers to work which are not fully dealt with. According to the report, Joined-up…

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#UK Police arrest 660 suspected #paedophiles in sex crime crackdown

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Officers have examined 833 properties and examined 9,172 computers, phones and hard drives.

Officers have examined 833 properties and examined 9,172 computers, phones and hard drives.

Police forces across Britain have arrested 660 suspected paedophiles during a six-month covert operation to target people accessing indecent images of children online, Britain’s National Crime Agency (NCA) said today.

Doctors, teachers, scout leaders, care workers and former police officers were among…

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#Dutch state liable for more than 300 #Srebrenica deaths, court rules. Srebrenica was the worst atrocity on European soil since World War II.

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A Dutch court has ruled that the Netherlands was liable for the deaths of more than 300 Bosniaks (Bosnian Muslims) from Srebrenica in 1995 because their peacekeeping troops failed to protect them.

Srebrenica was the worst atrocity on European soil since World War II.

The court in The Hague ruled on Wednesday that Dutch mediators failed to protect the more than 7,000 men and…

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The Islamic State of Iraq and Syria (ISIS) has proposed using bitcoin to fund global jihadist efforts.

The Islamic State of Iraq and Syria (ISIS) has proposed using bitcoin to fund global jihadist efforts.

A new blog associated with the Islamic State of Iraq and Syria (ISIS) has said that bitcoin could help support their movement by sending “millions of dollars” to fighters.

In a post called “Bitcoinand the Charity of Violence Physical Struggle”, the author a man calling himself Amreeki and…

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During my two weeks in Turkey I travelled through the many historic cities and towns—while meeting locals and other tourists—I photographed and recorded the sights and sounds.

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Remember those stickers? 16th July marks 200 days of imprisonment for our colleagues. We’re doing this:

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Andy Smith president, president Jim Boumelha & Jeremy Corbyn MP. Egyptian Embassy today

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