6,417 Yazidis held by ISIS, 3,191 survivors registered, 90,000 fled to Europe: Khairi Bozani

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Christof Lehmann (nsnbc) : Khairi Bozani, the head of the Yazidi Affairs Office of the Kurdistan Regional Government (KRG) in Iraq’s Kurdistan Autonomous Region (KRG) said the number of Yazidi survivors who were kidnapped by the Islamic State has reached up to 3,191. Bozani said around 90,000 Yazidi out of a total of 550,000 in Iraq have immigrated More...

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By Christof Lehmann On Wednesday, November 8th, 2017
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Sloppy OPCW investigation into chemical weapons use in Syria discredits UN and permanent Security Council members

Christof Lehmann (nsnbc) : Sloppy work by the joint OPCW-UN mechanism in the investigation of the use of chemical weapons in Syria on April 4, including an undocumented and broken chain of alleged evidence and condemnation More...

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By Christof Lehmann On Monday, October 30th, 2017
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Thousands in Myanmar march in support of military: Tillerson’s blind spot and Islamist insurgents

Christof Lehmann (nsnbc) : Several thousand people marched in the streets of Yangon on Sunday to express their support for Myanmar’s military and to rebut international criticism and allegations that the military More...

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By Christof Lehmann On Tuesday, October 24th, 2017
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Two women accused of killing Kim Jong-Nam re-enact events at Kuala Lumpur Airport

Christof Lehmann (nsnbc) : The two women accused of killing Kim Jong-Nam, the brother of North Korean leader Kim Jong-Un, are visiting the crime scene at Kuala Lumpur Airport in Malaysia as part of a re-enactment More...

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By nsnbc On Tuesday, October 24th, 2017
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Europe’s forgotten war: OSCE registers over 200 explosions in Ukraine’s Donbass in one weekend

nsnbc : The OSCE’s Special Monitoring Mission (SMM) in Ukraine recorded over 200 explosions in Ukraine’s eastern Donbass region in the weekend between the evenings of 21 and 22 alone. The SMM stressed More...

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By Christof Lehmann On Saturday, October 21st, 2017
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Celebrating YPG / YPJ in Raqqa rub Washington’s and Ankara’s noses with giant Öcalan banner

Christof Lehmann (nsnbc) : The Syrian Kurdish YPG and YPG as well as other allied groups celebrated the liberation of Raqqa, delivering speeches in front of a giant banner showing the jailed Turkish – Kurdish More...

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By nsnbc On Friday, October 20th, 2017
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JIT published new photo of Buk 332 linked to downing Malaysian MH17, calls for witnesses

nsnbc : The Joint Investigation Team (JIT), investigating the downing of Malaysia Airlines flight MH14 in eastern Ukraine in 2014, reports that it recently has received a new photograph of the BUK-Telar surface More...

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By nsnbc On Tuesday, October 17th, 2017
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Russian troll factory uses good-old Soviet-style subversion

nsnbc : The activities of the Kremlin’s troll factory up to the 2016 U.S. elections included stoking racial tensions, funding activist campaigns and organizing street flash mobs, reveled an investigative report More...

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By Murray Hunter On Thursday, October 12th, 2017
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Foreign Infiltration into the Australian Public Service

Murray Hunter (nsnbc) : With Australia positioned uniquely in Asia but with its roots in the west, the government’s civil service – the Australian Public Service (APS) – seems uniquely vulnerable to foreign More...

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By nsnbc On Tuesday, October 10th, 2017
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EU insists on separate anti-corruption court in Ukraine, ready to help in selecting judges

nsnbc : The European Union insists on the need to create a separate anti-corruption court in Ukraine and is ready to help in selecting judges, according to a letter sent by the EU Delegation to Ukraine in response More...