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Syrian army claims to have retaken Al-Bukamal for second time

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Detected Closed Captioning: ten Days After The Syrian Army Initially announced That It Captured The Last Urban Stronghold For ISIL In Syria The Army Said On Sunday That It Managed To take Full Control Over The City Of He'll Become Al Along The Border With Iraq earlier This Month The Syrian Military Prematurely Announced Full Control Over the City Of Al Baqarah The Last Major Stronghold For ISIL In The Country But Seemed Unable To Hold The City At The Time A Syrian Field Commander Who Participated In Latest Offensive Dusty DTN That The Remaining ISIL Fighters several Hundreds Of Them Actually Managed To Flee The City Crossing The Euphrates And Heading East Of The Border Crossing Towards A Small Strip Of Desert between Syria A... Read More
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A former U.S. military-training site that made an island sick

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Many eyes are on Puerto Rico these days, after Hurricane Maria left the island of 3.5 million people without basic services. Getting less attention is tiny Vieques, an island that’s part of Puerto Rico, and home to just 9,000 people. Vieques too has been decimated. But it’s been grappling with an emergency situation for decades. Vieques was practically cut-off from civilization after Hurricane Maria. In addition to almost no communication, running water or fuel, medications have been scarce. Lines at the pharmacy are extremely long and the island’s only hospital had its generator stolen. Correspondent Gerry Hadden visited Vieques before it was hit by Hurricane Maria. He reports on the ongoing fa... Read More
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‘Air Race 1 World Cup’ flies fast and furious over Thailand

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Detected Closed Captioning: It's Fast And It's Furious With The Howl Of Racing Engines And The Smell Of burning Aviation Fuel Eight Small Planes twisting And Turning Through The Sky First-past-the-post Is The Winner The Event At Kuta Pao Naval Airbase In Thailand Puts The Country Firmly On The international Sporting Map Following The Success Of A Test Meeting 12 Months Ago this Is The First Time Competitive Air Racing With Planes Dicing Wingtip To Wingtip Around The Course Of Pylons Has Taken Place Anywhere In Asia Most competitors Are Airline For Ex-military Pilots But Fewer The Aircraft Can Perform Like These Purpose-built Races part That You Get The Most Exciting Is Passing Because Getting Behind Somebody's In Their Wake ... Read More
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Thomas Dempsey discusses Robert Mugabe’s refusal to resign

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In a televised address to the nation on Sunday, Zimbabwe’s President Robert Mugabe defied most observers and did not resign. The military placed him under arrest several days prior, and his own Zanu-PF political party removed him as its head. Thomas Dempsey, a consultant specialized in security and rule-of-law in Sub-Saharan Africa, discusses with CGTN’s Wang Guan.Detected Closed Captioning: I'm Joined Now By Thomas Dempsie He's A Retired Colonel With The US Army He's Also A Consultant Specialized In Security And Rural Law In Sub-saharan Africa Sorry Okay Welcome To The Show thank You Happy To Be Here We Just Heard that President Mugabe Speak Over There why Wouldn't He Say That His Re... Read More
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‘Thank you and good night,’ Zimbabwe’s Mugabe ends speech without resigning

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In Zimbabwe, President Robert Mugabe has addressed the nation in a live broadcast.He made no mention of his house arrest by the military, or repeated calls for him to resign.Mugabe has been ordered by his party to vacate his position by Monday or face impeachment.CGTN's Farai Mwakutuya is in the capital with more.No Closed Captioning Detected within this Video.... Read More
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Pentagon data: Fort Carson sexual assault reports increased

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COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. — Sexual assault reports have more than doubled since 2013 at Fort Carson, Colorado, according to a report released Friday by the Pentagon. The Colorado Springs Gazette reports 116 sexual assault reports were made at Fort Carson in 2016, up from 43 reports in 2013. The post has nearly 25,000 soldiers. Sexual assault reports there peaked in 2015 at 125. ... Read More
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Zimbabwe ruling party says Mugabe goes or impeachment starts

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HARARE, Zimbabwe — Zimbabwe’s ruling party Central Committee fired longtime President Robert Mugabe as party leader Sunday, saying if he doesn’t resign as the country’s leader by noon Monday it will begin impeachment proceedings when Parliament resumes the following day. Clinging to his now virtually powerless post, Mugabe discussed his expected exit with the army commander who put him under house arrest days ago, in a second round of negotiations. But the world’s oldest head of state was increasingly isolated in his lav... Read More
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Analyst: Robert Mugabe’s political support was a ‘facade’

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Zimbabwe's ruling party has told Robert Mugabe that he must resign as president of the country by midday on Monday, or face impeachment.The ultimatum given to the veteran leader, who has been in power for 37 years, came five days after the military seized power and placed Mugabe under house arrest.Alex Magaisa, a Zimbabwean lawyer and former Adviser to former Zimbabwean Prime Minister Morgan Tsvangirai, talked to Al Jazeera about Mugabe's downfall.- Subscribe to our channel: ... Read More
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Zimbabwe crisis: Tens of thousands demand ‘Mugabe must go’

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Tens of thousands of people have joined rallies across Zimbabwe's capital Harare, calling for President Robert Mugabe to resign.The 93-year-old has been under house confinement since the military took control on Wednesday.His ruling Zanu-PF party says it will hold a meeting on Sunday to discuss Mugabe's fate. One of Africa's longest-serving leaders, Robert Mugabe, along with his wife Grace, was reported to have said they have no intention of stepping down.Al Jazeera's Haru Mutasa reports from Harare.- Subscribe to our channel: ... Read More
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Abayomi Azikiwe discusses Zimbabwe turmoil and Mugabe’s future

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People took to the streets of Harare, Zimbabwe on Saturday, demanding the removal of President Robert Mugabe. The leader has so far refused to step aside, even after the military set the process in motion by placing him under house arrest. Talks between the leader and military officials are expected on Sunday. Abayomi Azikiwe, editor-and-chief of the Pan-African News Wire, discusses with CGTN’s Susan Roberts.Detected Closed Captioning: I Be Yummy Aza Keyway Is Joining Us Now He Is The Editor-in-chief Of The pan-african Newswire He's Joining Us For all The Latest Developments From Zimbabwe Thank You For Joining Us Thank You What Was Your Reaction Today To These Huge Demonstrations Well T... Read More
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STRATCOM head would push back on illegal nuclear launch order

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HALIFAX, Canada — The head of U.S. Strategic Command on Saturday said he would refuse to execute an order from President Donald Trump to launch a nuclear weapon if he believed its use was illegal. Gen. John Hyten, who oversees the operation of nuclear weapons, told participants at the Halifax International Security Forum that he and Trump have already had discussions about the nuclear decision-making process. Hyten would likely be the final person that Trump would talk to, should the president decide to move forward with a nucle... Read More
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Zimbabweans call for Robert Mugabe’s resignation

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Demonstrators took to the streets in support of the military's intervention, chanting, "enough is enough."Learn more about this story at www.newsy.com/73659/Find more videos like this at www.newsy.comFollow Newsy on Facebook: www.facebook.com/newsyvideosFollow Newsy on Twitter: www.twitter.com/newsyvideosDetected Closed Captioning: People In Zimbabwe Were Out In The streets Saturday Calling For President Robert Mugabe To Step Down From His nearly Four Decade Reports Say Mugabe Is Still Unwilling To Resign Even After Military Intervention In The Capital City Harare Placed Him Under House Arrest And His Own Party Voted To Ask For His Resignation Mugabe Lost Suppor... Read More
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People assigned to take cold showers didn’t feel any healthier, but they missed less work

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There’s something impressive about taking cold showers. It summons up images of military discipline, and people claim that it makes you healthier. But how much of that is true? In my quest to find out, I came across a 2016 paper published in PLoS One on how cold showers affected health and work. The researchers recruited about 3,000 participants who, like most of us, were not used to taking cold showers. These participants were assigned to four groups. Every day for 30 consecutive days, the first group had to end thei... Read More
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NASA’s Next Generation JPSS Satellite Will Scan for Storms Like Never Before

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Prepping a satellite instrument for its journey into space can feel like getting ready to lift off yourself. The sensors on board are vulnerable to the slightest speck of contamination—so to get close, you have to suit up. Required clean room attire includes a hair net, face mask, paper suit, disposable boots, and surgical gloves. No notebooks allowed—only paper that doesn’t release fluff if you tear it—and no clicky ballpoint pens. They spit out tiny balls of ink. In the wee hours of Saturday, a fastidiously clean scanning machine named VIIRS launched into orbit on a Delta II rocket from Vandenberg Air Force Base in California, just one instrument outfitting a next-generation weather satell... Read More
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Stones, flares & gas bombs: Violent rallies mark anniversary of 1973 student revolt in Greece

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Hundreds of youths attacked police in Greece's two largest cities, hurling rocks, flares and gas bombs, following large, peaceful marches to mark the anniversary of the 1973 crackdown on a student uprising against Greece's former military dictatorship.RT LIVE http://rt.com/on-airSubscribe to RT! http://www.youtube.com/subscription_c...... Read More
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Pentagon contractor leaves social media spy archive wide open on Amazon

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WikipediaA Pentagon contractor left a vast archive of social-media posts on a publicly accessible Amazon account in what appears to be a military-sponsored intelligence-gathering operation that targeted people in the US and other parts of the world. The three cloud-based storage buckets contained at least 1.8 billion scraped online posts spanning eight years, researchers from security firm UpGuard's Cyber Risk Team said in a blog post published Friday. The cache included many posts that appeared to be benign, and in many cases those involved from people in the US, a finding that raises privacy and civil-liberties ques... Read More
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‘Culturally accepted’: US troops ordered to ignore child sex abuse in Afghanistan

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US military personnel deploying to Afghanistan were taught that child sexual abuse is a “culturally accepted practice” in the country, a new Pentagon report has revealed. Soldiers who reported the issue were told nothing could be done about it.RT LIVE http://rt.com/on-airSubscribe to RT! http://www.youtube.com/subscription_c...... Read More
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Is the US complicit in Saudi war crimes in Yemen? – UpFront

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This week the US House of Representatives voted 366-30 in favour of a non-binding resolution stating that Congress has not enacted legislation authorising the US military to participate in the war in Yemen.According to the United Nations, more than 10,000 people have been killed since the conflict began in 2015. US Congressman (Democratic Party) Ro Khanna believes this will put pressure on the Saudi government, who has led the offensive and imposed a blockade that's also preventing much needed aid from getting into the country."That's going to make a difference. That can at least save lives," says Khanna, who co-sponsored the resolution. "Today, I believe that we are aiding Saudi Arabia ... Read More
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Mugabe faces calls to step down

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Zimbabwe's president is now facing pressure from his party to stand aside in the wake of a military intervention in the country.Learn more about this story at www.newsy.com/73652/Find more videos like this at www.newsy.comFollow Newsy on Facebook: www.facebook.com/newsyvideosFollow Newsy on Twitter: www.twitter.com/newsyvideosDetected Closed Captioning: Zimbabwe's Embattled President Robert Mugabe Is Now Facing Calls From His Own party To Step Down During A Meeting Of the Zanu-pf Party Eight Out Of Ten Party Leaders Voted To Ask Mugabe To Vacate His Role As Head Of The Party They Also Expressed Support For The Military intervention That Put Pressure On Mugabe To... Read More
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Brutalized Rohingya women struggle to come to terms with their trauma

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Published on Nov 17, 2017Human rights groups say Rohingya women have been systematically raped and brutalized by Myanmar's military. The survivors must now come to terms with their physical and psychological scars. CGTN's Shweta Bajaj reports. Category License Standard YouTube License ... Read More
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Argentine Navy Searching for Missing Submarine

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Published on Nov 17, 2017The Argentine navy is investigating the disappearance of a military submarine with 44 people aboard that was last spotted on Nov. 15. Category License Standard YouTube License Detected Closed Captioning: [Music] The Ar... Read More
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Zimbabwe’s Mugabe given deadline to step down as president

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President Robert Mugabe was seen in public on Friday for the first time since the army placed him under house arrest. He’s facing a 24 hour deadline to step down from political party Zanu-PF. Protests supporting his removal are planned for Saturday. CGTN’s Farai Mwakutuya reports from Harare.Detected Closed Captioning: thank You After Three Days Of Confinement As An Unprecedented Political Crisis Played Out Zimbabwe's Embattled President Robert Mugabe Was Seen For The First Time In Public On Friday Officiating A University Graduation Ceremony Earlier The Country's Military Said It Had Partially Completed Its Mission To Account For Criminal Surrounding President Mugabe talks Between Th... Read More
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Pentagon Developing Missile Banned by Cold War Arms Treaty Over Russia Threat

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Detected Closed Captioning: The Pentagon Has Reportedly Started research To Develop A Ground-based Cruise Missile Band By A Cold War-era Treaty Because Believes Russia Has Already Violated The Agreement On November 16th The Wall Street Journal Reported That The US Military Has Been Conducting Preliminary Research On Missiles Banned By The intermediate-range Nuclear Forces Treaty the INF Treaty Signed Between The U.s. and Then Soviet Union In 1987 Banned Short And Intermediate Range Missiles the USS Goal Is Reportedly Not To End The Treaty But Rather To Show Russia what Type Of U.s. Arsenal It Could Be Facing If The Pact Were To End An Unnamed US Official Told The Newspaper that Quote The Idea Here Is We Need To Send A Messag... Read More
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Weekend code warriors prepare to clash in Codewarz

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Enlarge / Obviously a Codewarz competitor.Alain Daussin/Getty Images If you didn't have any weekend plans yet—or maybe even if you did—and you're interested in scratching your programming itch, there's something to add to your calendar. Codewarz, a programming competition that presents participants with 24 coding challenges, is running its first live event starting at 1pm Eastern on November 18 and ending at 9pm on Novembe... Read More
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US State Department clears Poland’s $10.5B request to buy Patriot

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WASHINGTON — The U.S. State Department has cleared a potential $10.5 billion sale of four Patriot air-and-missile defense systems to Poland, according to a Nov. 17 Defense Security Cooperation Agency announcement. The possible sale is a long time coming with Poland and the U.S. struggling through complicated negotiations over the past several years and would be a major win for Raytheon as it grows its missile defense business in Europe. ... Read More
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NATO apologizes after Turkey’s president shown as enemy during drill

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ANKARA, Turkey — NATO’s secretary-general apologized to Turkey on Friday over military exercises in Norway during which Turkey’s founding leader, Mustafa Kemal Ataturk, and the current president, Recep Tayyip Erdogan, were reportedly depicted as “enemies.” Erdogan said Turkey withdrew 40 of its soldiers participating in the drills at NATO’s Joint Warfare Centre in Stavanger, Norway, in protest of the incident and criticized the alliance. ... Read More
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Mugabe Makes First Public Appearance Since Military Arrest

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Published on Nov 17, 2017Zimbabwe's President Robert Mugabe has made his first public appearance since a military takeover amid talks for his removal from office. Category License Standard YouTube License Detected Closed Captioning: [Music] Zi... Read More
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Netflix’s Punisher would be timely if it had anything coherent to say about gun violence

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It’s hard to imagine a worse time for a Punisher TV show. A little over a month after one of the worst mass murders in American history, in a country where mass shootings come at the rate of roughly one per day, the arrival of Marvel Comics’ favorite gun-wielding, spree-killing angry white man on Netflix is awkward, to say the least. The Punisher has always been an antihero, a not-quite-good guy with a gun whose motivation for murder is initially sympathetic: bad guys killed his family, and justice has to be d... Read More
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Leonardo boss calls market reaction ‘excessive’ in wake of lower forecast

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ROME — The CEO of Italy’s Leonardo has suggested that the dip in his firm’s share price was due to an “excessive” reaction by the market in the wake of less than glowing results. Leonardo’s share price dropped by around one-fifth on Nov. 10, after the firm announced it was reducing its year end forecasts thanks to trouble in its helicopter division. Long a source of steady profits thanks to lines like the AW139 helicopter... Read More
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This Week on Americas Now: The Island of Vieques

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Published on Nov 17, 2017Today, the island’s population is experiencing high rates of cancer. Is it the result of environmental contamination? Category News & Politics License ... Read More
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DoD IG: US troops were told to ignore child sex abuse by Afghan forces

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American troops were told to ignore the rape and abuse of children by Afghan security forces they were partnered with, according to a report released Thursday by the Pentagon’s inspector general. “In some cases, the interviewees explained that they, or someone whom they knew, were told that nothing could be done about child sexual abuse because of Afghanistan’s status as a sovereign nation, that it was not a priority for the command, or that it was best to ignore the situation and to let the local police handle it,” ... Read More
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Where does cyber fit in the Air Force’s multi-domain command and control concept?

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The Air Force is finalizing its study on multi-domain command and control, a top priority for the service’s chief of staff. This concept seeks to orchestrate effects across space, cyber and air seamlessly, and potentially simultaneously, as a way to overwhelm adversaries. However, cyber effects and forces are controlled and governed differently than other traditional capabilities. This can lead to questions about how cyber fits into the Air Force’s overall plans. ... Read More
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US seeks more action from African nations on North Korea

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WASHINGTON — Secretary of State Rex Tilllerson called on African nations Friday to do more to isolate North Korea, which relies on trade and military relationships on the continent as a source of hard currency. Speaking to African foreign ministers at the State Department, Tillerson said North Korea poses a threat to the world, not just Asia and the U.S. and that as such, all countries have an obligation to reduce that threat. “L... Read More
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Telephonics settles overbilling for $4.25M

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Farmingdale-based Telephonics has agreed to pay $4.25 million to the United States government to settle claims that the firm overbilled for certain military contracts a decade ago. The United States Department of Justice said the excessive charges were  to provide vehicle-mounted counter-improvised explosive device systems known as Warlock Systems to the Army and radar or LAMPS systems to the Navy. Telephonics between 2004 and 2007 subcontracted to provide work and materials for the assembly of the Army’s Warlock Systems and the Navy’s LAMPS Systems. The Warlock Systems are installed in vehicles to interrupt wireless systems designed to trigger improvised explosive... Read More
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Defense hawks call for $700B defense topline as Congressional budget negotiations start

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WASHINGTON — Senate Armed Services Committee Chairman John McCain and his House counterpart, Rep. Mac Thornberry, are demanding Congressional budget negotiators support the $700 billion topline of their 2018 defense policy bill. The call comes as Congressional leaders and the White House are moving toward a two-year budget deal that would offer billions less. ... Read More
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Saudi firm formulates deal with BAE, Rolls-Royce for military aircraft engine maintenance

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DUBAI, United Arab Emirates — A Saudi Arabia-based firm will sign two contracts with Rolls-Royce and BAE Systems to maintain and repair Royal Saudi Air Force fighter jets in the kingdom, said the Middle East Propulsion Company Limited’s CEO at the Dubai Airshow. “MEPC will sign during the coming 15 days the first contract with Rolls-Royce and BAE Systems for the maintenance and repair of RSAF Tornado engines, RB199. The second contract will be finalized by the beginning of 2018 regarding Eurofighter Typhoon engines, EJ200, i... Read More
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WASHINGTON — Senate Armed Services Committee Chairman John McCain and his House counterpart, Rep. Mac Thornberry, are demanding Congressional budget negotiators support the $700 billion topline of their 2018 defense policy bill. The call comes as Congressional leaders and the White House are moving toward a two-year budget deal that would offer billions less. ... Read More
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Saudis in talks with TAI to buy six Anka turkish drones

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ABU DHABI, United Arab Emirates — The Kingdom of Saudi Arabia is planning to acquire six medium-altitude, long-endurance drones developed by Turkish Aerospace Industry (TAI) and two ground controls stations, an official has disclosed. Work toward a buy of the Anka system has been underway for some time. Gorkem Bilgi, manager of the corporate marketing and communications department at TAI said “the Saudi – Turkish negotiations have been ongoing since 2013 but no official contract has been signed yet.” ... Read More
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Robert Mugabe Makes Public Appearance

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Zimbabwe President Robert Mugabe appeared in public for the first time since the military put him under house arrest earlier this week. He presided over a university graduation ceremony. (Nov. 17)Subscribe for more Breaking News: http://smarturl.it/AssociatedPressGet updates and more Breaking News here: ... Read More
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VA’s plan to widen private care with TRICARE stirs ire

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WASHINGTON (AP) — As part of its effort to expand private health care, the Department of Veterans Affairs has been developing plans to merge its health system with the Pentagon’s, a cost-saving measure that veterans groups say could threaten the viability of VA hospitals and clinics. VA spokesman Curt Cashour called the plan a potential “game-changer” that would “provide better care for veterans at a lower cost to taxpayers,” but he provided no specific details. ... Read More
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Amnesty International accuses Philippine government forces of war crimes

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Amnesty International is accusing ISIL-linked Maute fighters and Philippine government forces of committing war crimes during the five-month battle for the city of Marawi.More than 1000 people were killed, another 500,000 displaced. Al Jazeera’s Jamela Alindogan reports from Manila.Detected Closed Captioning: Amnesty International Sent A Team To Lana Province In The Southern philippines To Interview Around 50 Survivors And Witnesses What They Heard Were Stories Of Widespread Abuse On Both Sides Some Of Which Amount To War Crimes the Amnesty Report Says Members Of A local Group Called The Mount A Targeted Christians The Attacks Were Often Brutal some People Were Shot At Point... Read More
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What’s inside the $700 billion defense budget plan headed to Trump’s desk?

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WASHINGTON — The Senate finalized a nearly $700 billion defense authorization bill on Thursday, setting the stage for a 2.4 percent pay raise for troops next year, a boost in military end strength and a build-up in military equipment and readiness. Whether the military will have that much money to spend is still up for debate. The authorization bill sets policy priorities and spending parameters for military funding for fiscal 2018, but appropriators still must allot the money to the Defense Department before they can move ahead... Read More
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Zimbabwe’s street starts discussing life after Mugabe

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President Mugabe has met with delegates from South Africa and the head of Zimbabwe’s armed forces. However, discussions outside the State House are starting to turn towards what the country will look like without him.Pictures have been published showing Robert Mugabe meeting with the head of the armed forces as well as a delegation from South Africa in Zimbabwe; it’s the first time he’s been seen since the military took power on Tuesday night.The South African delegation is in Harare to help find a solution to the country's political crisis.While the streets are calm and people are getting on with their daily lives, members of the opposition have said that the only way forward is f... Read More
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Mapuche conflict: ‘People feel danger every day’

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Chileans will be going to the polls to choose a new president on Sunday.The election comes amid a rise in attacks by the indigenous Mapuches who want to take back ancestral lands and win more autonomy.Al Jazeera’s Lucia Newman reports from the Araucania region, Chile.- Subscribe to our channel: http://aje.io/AJSubscribe- Follow us on Twitter: ... Read More
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‘Untold 1000s of innocent victims will die’: UN urges end of Yemen blockade

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The heads of three UN agencies issued a fresh plea for the Saudi-led military coalition to lift its blockade on Yemen. RT LIVE http://rt.com/on-airSubscribe to RT! http://www.youtube.com/subscription_c...Like us on Facebook ... Read More
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US says Sudan cutting trade, military ties to North Korea

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WASHINGTON — The United States said Thursday that Sudan will cut all military and trade ties to North Korea, a move that would be a significant victory in the Trump administration’s efforts to isolate the Stalinist nation amid increasing tensions over the North’s testing of nuclear weapons and ballistic missiles. State Department spokeswoman Heather Nauert said Sudan is taking the step due to the “critical threat” posed by the North’s nuclear program. She said the United States welcomed the decision, which was announce... Read More
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Senate OKs eight defense nominees before Thanksgiving break

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WASHINGTON — The Senate confirmed a slate of eight Pentagon nominees in pre-holiday work Thursday, filling a backlog of vacant civilian leadership positions for the military. All of the new appointees had completed confirmation hearings before the Senate Armed Services Committee in recent weeks, raising few concerns from members. The move came one day after the Senate confirmed Mark Esper as the new Army secretary, bringing their defense confirmation total for the week to nine. ... Read More
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Israel, Hezbollah on brink of new conflict amid rising Mideast tensions

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Intelligence offer: Israel ready to share intel on Iran with Saudis

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Israel's top military official has said his country willing to share intelligence on Iran, with Saudi Arabia.His remarks could further complicate an ongoing row between Tehran and Riyadh. Read more: https://on.rt.com/8se9RT LIVE ... Read More
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Zimbabwe on edge as talks to end Mugabe rule and military takeover stall

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Published on Nov 16, 2017Out of power and under house arrest, Zimbabwe's President Robert Mugabe wants a say in his political fate. But there are conflicting reports on the likelihood he'll resign. Category License Standard YouTube License Det... Read More
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Abdullah Abdullah on what it will take to achieve peace in Afghanistan

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A bombing that killed 14 people in Kabul Thursday targeted the supporters of a political party aligned with Afghan chief executive Abdullah Abdullah. Militant bombings, as well as U.S. and Afghan airstrikes, have driven civilian deaths to a record high, reports P.J. Tobia. Abdullah joins Judy Woodruff to discuss the long battle against extremist groups and the American military commitment.Detected Closed Captioning: JUDY WOODRUFF: Fourteen People Were Killed In The Capital Of Afghanistan Today In An Attack At A Hotel. This Comes As The United States Is In The Process Of Once Again Stepping Up Its Commitment To Helping Afghans Improve Security. P.J. Tobia Begins Our Coverage. P.J. TOBIA: Sm... Read More
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China backs DPRK ‘Freeze for Freeze’

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Published on Nov 16, 2017China continues to back the “Freeze for Freeze” approach to the DPRK nuclear issue despite claims to the contrary from U.S. President Donald Trump. Category License Standard YouTube License Detected Closed Captionin... Read More
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UN finds one third of Rohingya families in refugee camps are ‘vulnerable’

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Published on Nov 16, 2017According to a UN survey, one third of Rohingya refugee families in Bangladesh who fled the recent violence in Myanmar are living in a vulnerable state. Category License Standard YouTube License Detected Closed Captioni... Read More
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France invests in ventures focused on advanced defense tech

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PARIS — France has launched a €50 million (U.S. $59 million) equity fund investing in small and medium enterprises (SME) specializing in advanced defense technology, Armed Forces Minister Florence Parly announced. “I am very happy to tell you that in a few minutes, a few meters from here at Brienne House, I will launch Definvest, the first investment fund for defense SMEs,” Parly told a conference, “Financing Defense: What solutions for what requirements.” ... Read More
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France invests in ventures focused on advanced defense tech

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PARIS — France has launched a €50 million (U.S. $59 million) equity fund investing in small and medium enterprises (SME) specializing in advanced defense technology, Armed Forces Minister Florence Parly announced. “I am very happy to tell you that in a few minutes, a few meters from here at Brienne House, I will launch Definvest, the first investment fund for defense SMEs,” Parly told a conference, “Financing Defense: What solutions for what requirements.” ... Read More
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In a First, Pentagon to Pay for Soldier’s Gender Reassignment Surgery

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Published on Nov 16, 2017Pentagon spokeswoman Dana White said in a statement that an active-duty service member received sex-reassignment surgery on Nov. 14. Category License Standard YouTube License Detected Closed Captioning: [Music] The Pen... Read More
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US Drone Strike in Somalia Kills ‘Several’ al-Shabab Militants

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Published on Nov 16, 2017The U.S. military conducted another airstrike in Somalia on Nov. 14 killing ‘several militants’ belonging to the terrorist group, al-Shabab. Category License Standard YouTube License Detected Closed Captioning: Th... Read More
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Doing nothing, Trump may witness US goal in Mugabe’s ouster

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WASHINGTON — Without lifting a finger, the Trump administration may be witnessing the culmination of nearly two decades of U.S. efforts to pry Zimbabwe from the powerful grasp of its authoritarian President Robert Mugabe. Yet with Mugabe’s fate and Zimbabwe’s political future in limbo, neither Trump nor previous administrations can claim credit or celebrate. The past three American leaders have actively and outspokenly sought to isolate Mugabe and his ruling clique for human rights abuses, hoping to ... Read More
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DoD accidentally retweets post calling for Trump to resign

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WASHINGTON — The Defense Department accidentally retweeted a Twitter post calling for President Trump to resign from office. “An authorized operator of the Department of Defense’s official Twitter site erroneously retweeted content that would not be endorsed by the Department of Defense,” Army Col. Robert Manning said in a statement to reporters. “The operator caught this error and immediately deleted it.” ... Read More
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Mugabe in Talks With Military and South Africa Over Zimbabwe’s Future

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Published on Nov 16, 2017Zimbabwe's President Robert Mugabe is negotiating his future and that of his country with the military that put him under house arrest. Category License Standard YouTube License Detected Closed Captioning: [Music] Zim... Read More
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Abayomi Azikiwe on what lies ahead for the people of Zimbabwe

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Detected Closed Captioning: Abayomi Isaac ëwhere Joins Us Now From Detroit He's The Editor Of Pan-african news Wire It's An Online New Service Fostering Discussion On Africans Throughout The World Sir Welcome To Our Program What Happens If Robert Mugabe Refuses To Step Down Do You Envision Some Kind Of Scenario Where He Would Keep His position I Think That Is Possible The Southern African Development Community which Is Mediating The Talks That Are taking Place Today At The State House Is Totally Opposed To Any Type Of Unconstitutional Transfer Of Power Out Of The Hands Of The President Into Perhaps A Transitional Government People have To Keep In Mind Though That This Is A Split Within The Ruling Of Zimbabwe African Nationa... Read More
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Radio anchor says Al Franken groped, kissed her without consent during USO tour

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ST. PAUL, Minn. — Sen. Al Franken, D-Minn., apologized Thursday after a Los Angeles radio anchor accused him of forcibly kissing her during a 2006 USO tour and of posing for a photo with his hands on her breasts as she slept on a C-17 military cargo aircraft. Leeann Tweeden posted the allegations, including the photo, on the website of KABC, where she works as a news anchor for a mornin... Read More
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Under review: Transgender troops on Trump’s proposed ban

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The president's proposed transgender military ban leaves some service members and their families in limbo. SUBSCRIBE to ABC NEWS: https://www.youtube.com/ABCNews/Watch More on http://abcnews.go.com/LIKE ABC News on FACEBOOK... Read More
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Lawmakers raise new concerns over Pentagon policy nominee’s business ties

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WASHINGTON — The White House’s nominee to take over the Pentagon’s top policy job sparred with lawmakers over potential business conflicts with his last job, the latest episode in a series of fights over the President Donald Trump’s reliance on defense industry executives to fill senior military posts. John Rood, in line to become the next under secretary of defense for policy, has previously served as acting undersecretary of state for arms control and deputy assistant secretary of defense for forces policy. ... Read More
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US House passes $690bn in military spending

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The US Senate has reportedly agreed to ignore a budget cap to increase military spending next year. Here is what Donald Trump had to say on the nearly $700 billion set aside for the US military.RT LIVE http://rt.com/on-airSubscribe to RT! http://www.youtube.com/subscription_c...Like us on Facebook ... Read More
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In South Africa, Zimbabwe citizens react to crisis at home

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The political crisis between the Zimbabwe military and President Robert Mugabe has caused a stir among Zimbabweans who have left their country in the past because of political persecution and economic factors, making their way to neighbouring South Africa.Some say that they are "tired" of being foreigners and are hopeful that the recent developments mean they can finally go home.Others remain sceptical and believe that the crisis will potentially bring new corrupt leaders that will look after the interests of the elite only.They hope that power will be transferred to the people so that they, not the military or politicians, can determine their future leaders.Al Jazeera’s Tania P... Read More
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Possible coup in ZImbabwe

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The military has taken control of the government of Zimbabwe and placed President Robert Mugabe and his wife under house arrest, although its leader General Constantine Chiwenga says that is not the case. Former Deputy assistant Secretary of State for African Affairs and senior fellow at the Center for Global Development Todd Moss joins CBSN to discuss the implications of this political turmoil.No Closed Captioning Detected within this Video.... Read More
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Zimbabwe crisis: Mugabe confined to home as army takes control

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The Zimbabwe military seized power in the early hours of Wednesday, but exact details of the situation in the country remain unclear.President Robert Mugabe spoke by telephone with his South African counterpart, Jacob Zuma, on Wednesday, who says Mugabe is confined to his home.However, Zimbabwe's military claims this is not a coup and it has not deposed the president.The army's supporters describe its move as a "bloodless correction".They say the military is focusing on what they call "criminals" in the president's circle.Al Jazeera's Haru Mutasa reports from Harare.- Subscribe to our channel: ... Read More
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Unrest in Zimbabwe: President Mugabe detained, but military denies coup

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There's upheaval in the southern African country of Zimbabwe, where the military has seized power and detained the long-time President Robert Mugabe.On Wednesday, there were reports of heavy gunfire and explosions being heard in the capital. This follows an intense power struggle within the country's leadership.RT LIVE http://rt.com/on-airSubscribe to RT! ... Read More
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Trump: China agrees North Korea nuclear weapon freeze not enough

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WASHINGTON — President Donald Trump said Wednesday that the U.S. and China agree that North Korea cannot just freeze its nuclear weapons program in exchange for concessions and that it must eliminate its arsenal. Trump was restating a long-standing U.S. position but suggested that China now concurred with Washington that a “freeze-for-freeze” agreement was unacceptable. China and Russia have proposed that as a way to restart lo... Read More
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President Mugabe, wife under house arrest after military takeover of Zimbabwe

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Published on Nov 15, 2017Military leaders have taken over, placing Mugabe and his wife under house arrest. The Army claims the move is temporary and designed to deescalate political tensions. Category License Standard YouTube License Detected C... Read More
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PBS NewsHour full episode November 15, 2017

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Tuesday on the NewsHour, Republican lawmakers push to repeal a key part of the Affordable Care Act in their tax reform plan. Also: Zimbabwe military leaders seize control from President Mugabe, the creator of the #MeToo movement, astronaut Scott Kelly on returning to Earth, the fallout over Roy Moore and comedian Tig Notaro talks about humor in uncomfortable moments.No Closed Captioning Detected within this Video.... Read More
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Mugabe’s rule seems to be ending. What’s next for Zimbabwe?

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President Robert Mugabe, Zimbabwe’s 93-year-old ruthless ruler since 1980, is under house arrest in his own mansion, detained by elements of his military. The generals say it’s not a coup, but it seems like one on the streets of the capital. Martin Geissler of Independent Television News reports from Harare and Hari Sreenivasan gets the reaction on the ground from journalist Tatira Zwinoira.No Closed Captioning Detected within this Video.... Read More
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Robert Mugabe seems to be out of power

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Military personnel took over the country's state-run TV station to broadcast a message that it was targeting "criminals" around the president.Learn more about this story at www.newsy.com/73576/Find more videos like this at www.newsy.comFollow Newsy on Facebook: www.facebook.com/newsyvideosFollow Newsy on Twitter: www.twitter.com/newsyvideosNo Closed Captioning Detected within this Video.... Read More
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South Africa asks for calm in Zimbabwe’s political turmoil

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Detected Closed Captioning: The South African President Has Called for Calm Heads President Zuma Said In The Statement Midday Wednesday That He wants The Military And The Government To Resolve The Current Situation As quickly And As Peacefully As Possible this Is What He Had To Say I Am Hoping That The Defense Force Will Not Move And Do More Damage That They Will Be Able To Respect The Constitution Of Zimbabwe As Well As The People Of Zimbabwe So That This Situation Does Not Go Beyond The Situation Where It Is Now In The meantime It Appears That It's Business as Usual Between The Two Countries The Borders Are Open And Flowing Smoothly And That's According To The Affairs Department Here Who Looks After That Border Crossing Ac... Read More
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Three questions with C4ISRNET’s new editor, Mike Gruss

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C4ISRNET, the leading media brand dedicated to the defense networks, communications and ISR sector, has a new editor. Mike Gruss will lead the editorial team and digital, video and print content strategy for C4ISRNET. He joins C4ISRNET parent company Sightline Media from FedTech, a custom magazine and digital brand covering the use of IT in defense and government. He previously served as senior staff writer for Space News, “We are ... Read More
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Muslim Brotherhood Leader Badi Loses Appeal of Life Sentence

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Published on Nov 15, 2017Egypt's Court of Cassation upheld a life sentence against Mohamed Badi over violence in Ismailia province in 2013 following the military ouster of former Egyptian President Mohamed Morsi Category License Standard YouTube License ... Read More
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AP Top Stories November 15 P

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Here's the latest for Wednesday, November 15th: Orrin Hatch is defending the GOP tax bill; Zimbabwe's president is under custody of the military; Six democrats raise impeachment claims against Trump; A World War I submarine is found underwater.Stay up to date with daily round ups: http://smarturl.it/APTopStoriesSubscribe for more Breaking News: ... Read More
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Zimbabawe President Robert Mugabe in military custody

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Published on Nov 15, 2017The military in Zimbabawe has taken over the government in the capital of Harare and placed President Mugabe and his wife under house arrest. Investigative journalist Maynard Manyowa joins CBSN from Harare to discuss the unfolding political crisis. Category License Stand... Read More
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Military to fund transgender member’s surgery

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The U.S. military's health agency approved paying for the surgery after a doctor deemed it "medically necessary."Learn more about this story at www.newsy.com/73566/Find more videos like this at www.newsy.comFollow Newsy on Facebook: www.facebook.com/newsyvideosFollow Newsy on Twitter: www.twitter.com/newsyvideosDetected Closed Captioning: The Defense Department Is Paying The Surgery Cost For A Transgender Service Member A Pentagon Spokeswoman Confirmed That Person On Active Duty Received Gender Affirming Surgery Tuesday At A private Hospital The Department's Defense Health Agency Granted A Waiver That Let The Pentagon Pay For The Surgery Because A Doctor Said It... Read More
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US drone strike in Somalia kills al-Shabab militants

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A U.S. airstrike killed several al-Shabab militants on Tuesday, according to a press release from U.S. Africa Command. The aircraft was unmanned, according to a U.S. official. The strike was conducted roughly 60 miles northwest of Mogadishu and was carried out in coordination with the Somali government, AFRICOM officials said. The U.S. ... Read More
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After 37 Years, Mugabe’s Rule Seems Over

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Zimbabwe's military controls the capital and is holding President Robert Mugabe, 93, and his wife under house arrest. It appears that Mugabe has been deposed by a coup. (Nov. 15)Subscribe for more Breaking News: http://smarturl.it/AssociatedPressGet updates and more Breaking News here: ... Read More
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Who can protect the Rohingya Muslims?

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Depending on who you ask, the Rohingya people in Myanmar are facing ethnic cleansing, genocide, or simply a complicated situation.Myanmar's government has exonerated itself and says accusations against the military are completely false. Many people across the world disagree. Canada's Prime Minister Justin Trudeau calls the plight of the Rohingya a 'tremendous concern.The US Secretary of State Rex Tillerson has also visited Myanmar and denounced 'horrific' violence.What now for the persecuted minority?Presenter: Mohammed JamjoomGuests:Matthew Smith, Fortify Rights campaign group. Phil Robertson, Human Rights Watch. Simon Billenness, International ... Read More
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Zimbabwe’s Army Puts President Mugabe Under House Arrest

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Detected Closed Captioning: [Music] Zimbabwe's Military Has Arrested Longtime President Robert Mugabe 93 Year old Mugabe Has Been President Of Zimbabwe Since The Country Gained independence In 1980 However On November 15th The Army Announced Mugabe And His Wife Grace Also A Prominent Politician were Under House Arrest Troops And Armored Vehicles Patrolled The Streets Of The Capital Harare And Took Over The State Broadcaster The BBC Also Reports the Sound Of Heavy Gunfire And Artillery From The Northern Part Of The City South African President Jacob Zuma Says Mugabe Told Him Over The Phone That He Was Fine But Confined To His Home In A TV Broadcast An Army Officer Said The military Is Targeting Criminals Around Mugabe Who Are... Read More
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Zimbabwe crisis: What factors led to military intervention?

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There is growing uncertainty in Zimbabwe after soldiers on Wednesday took over the headquarters of the state broadcaster ZBC and blocked access to government offices. But the army says this it is not a military take over.South African President Jacob Zuma says he talked to his close ally Robert Mugabe, who told him he is safe but confined to his house.The unfolding crisis comes amid an apparent bid to expand the Mugabe dynasty. First Lady Grace Mugabe is said to be eyeing the vice presidency after President Mugabe sacked his deputy, Emmerson Mnangagwa, an ally of the army, on November 8. Al Jazeera's Bernard Smith looks at the political background that led to the military intervention.... Read More
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Zimbabwe military holds president under house arrest

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HARARE, Zimbabwe — Zimbabwe’s military controls the capital and the state broadcaster and is holding President Robert Mugabe, 93, and his wife under house arrest. It appears that the world’s oldest head of state has been deposed by a coup. But the military is at pains to say it did not stage a military takeover, instead starting a process to restore Zimbabwe’s democracy. After 37 years, the military seems to have brought an e... Read More
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Here are all the defense deals announced at Dubai Airshow

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DUBAI, United Arab Emirates — The Dubai Airshow wraps up Thursday, but defense deals have been thin on the ground, with no major awards announced so far. The big winners have been defense primes from the United States and Europe, but of the several companies picking up awards from the Emirati military, none have racked in more than one contract. Here’s a rundown of all the contracts announced so far: ... Read More
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Mugabe detained amid political turmoil in Zimbabwe

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Signs of a military coup in Zimbabwe are becoming clearer. The army says it has President Robert Mugabe and his wife into custody. The 93-year-old dictator has ruled Zimbabwe since it gained independence from the U.K. in 1980. CBS News foreign correspondent Debora Patta is following the latest in neighboring South Africa.No Closed Captioning Detected within this Video.... Read More
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SpaceX set to launch mysterious Zuma payload tomorrow night

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Tomorrow night, SpaceX will launch perhaps its most secretive payload yet: a classified government satellite built by defense contractor Northrop Grumman. The purpose of the mission, codenamed Zuma, is essentially unknown. It’s unclear what kind of spacecraft is going up, or which government agency the launch is for. All we really know is that Zuma is scheduled to go into lower Earth orbit on top of a Falcon 9 rocket out of Cape Canaveral, Florida. The Zuma mission only became public in October, when NASASpaceflight.com reported on doc... Read More
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Tillerson calls for ‘credible’ probe into Myanmar’s Rohingya crisis

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US Secretary of State Rex Tillerson has called for a "credible and impartial" investigation into the Rohingya refugee crisis. He described what happened to the Rohingya at the hands of Myanmar's security forces as "horrific".All this was said as he stood next to Myanmar's de-facto leader Aung San Suu Kyi, who called for a peaceful solution. Al Jazeera's Scott Heidler reports from the capital, Naypyitaw. - Subscribe to our channel: http://aje.io/AJS... Read More
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Israeli army demolishes home of Palestinian attacker

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The Israeli military says it has demolished the West-Bank home of a Palestinian who shot and killed three Israeli security men in September.RT LIVE http://rt.com/on-airSubscribe to RT! http://www.youtube.com/subscription_c...Like us on Facebook ... Read More
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Zimbabwe Army Has President Mugabe In Custody

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Zimbabwe's army said Wednesday it has President Robert Mugabe and his wife in custody and is securing government offices and patrolling the capital's streets following a night of unrest that included a military takeover of the state broadcaster. (Nov. 15)Subscribe for more Breaking News: http://smarturl.it/AssociatedPressGet updates and more Breaking News here: ... Read More
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UN let US intervene in Syria, US Defense Secretary claims

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US Defense Secretary James Mattis has recently claimed that Washington received a mandate to operate in Syria from no less than the UN itself. The problem is the UN never did any such thing as it does not even have any legal capacity to do so.READ MORE: https://on.rt.com/8s9lRT LIVE ... Read More
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Zimbabwe tensions: Military seizes power, denies coup

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Tension and uncertainty are growing in Zimbabwe after the army announced it has seized power. The military says it wants to target criminals around President Robert Mugabe, said military spokesperson Major General SB Mayo in a televised statement. The army has taken over the state TV, and soldiers have blocked roads to the government, parliament and the courts.The army says it isn't a military coup - and Mugabe and his family are safe.Al Jazeera's Hannah Hoexter reports.- Subscribe to our channel: ... Read More
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U.S. government shares North Korean hacking campaign details

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(Reuters) — The U.S. government on Tuesday issued a technical alert about cyber attacks it said are sponsored by the North Korean government that have targeted the aerospace, telecommunications and financial industries since 2016. The alert, from the FBI and Department of Homeland Security, said North Korean hackers were using a type of malware known as “FALLCHILL” to gain entry to computer systems and compromise network systems. The FBI and DHS had issued a warning in June that squarely blamed the North Korean government for a raft of cyber attacks stretching back to 2009 targeting... Read More
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Reports of explosions in Zimbabwe’s capital

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Tanks and other military vehicles were seen on roads leading to the capital city earlier day Tuesday.Learn more about this story at www.newsy.com/73558/Find more videos like this at www.newsy.comFollow Newsy on Facebook: www.facebook.com/newsyvideosFollow Newsy on Twitter: www.twitter.com/newsyvideosDetected Closed Captioning: Reports Of Explosions In Zimbabwe's Capital City Of Harare Could Be More Evidence The African Country Is On The verge Of A Coup Soldiers Reportedly Took Over The National Broadcasters Headquarters As Military Vehicles Were Seen In The Streets Tuesday Evening That's An Escalation From Earlier In The day When Tanks And Other Military Vehicle... Read More
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Kai Ostwald discusses the ASEAN summit

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Published on Nov 14, 2017CGTN's Rachelle Akuffo spoke with Kai Ostwald, assistant professor at the University of British Columbia's School of Public Policy and Global Affairs about the ASEAN meetings. Category License Standard YouTube License D... Read More