Belgian police officer had WhatsApp contact with terrorist suspect in Brussels Airport and Metro bombings

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nsnbc : A police officer suspected of leaking confidential information from a major terrorism case is thought to have had contacts with terrorism suspects linked to the Airport bombing and Metro bombing in the Belgian capital last year. The police officer is thought to have been in contact with Yassine Atar, who is a brother of Oussama Atar  and nephewof More...

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By nsnbc On Thursday, September 21st, 2017
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China and Taiwan major sources of drugs in the Philippines: Duterte

nsnbc : After Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte in a speech listed China and Taiwan as countries of many of the illicit drugs that are flooding the Philippines, Taiwan’s representative to the Philippines More...

High Referendum Council meeting on Thursday, September 21, 2017. Photo: KRP
By nsnbc On Thursday, September 21st, 2017
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Kurdistan independence referendum will not be postponed: High Referendum Council

nsnbc : The High Referendum Council in the Kurdistan Autonomous Region (KAR) of Iraq asserted that the referendum on the region’s independence will be held as scheduled on September 25, as no acceptable alternative More...

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By nsnbc On Thursday, September 21st, 2017
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Iran, Iraq and Turkey consider joint measures against Kurdistan independence referendum

nsnbc : Iran, Iraq and Turkey have agreed to discuss coordinated counter-measures against the government of Iraq’s Kurdistan Autonomous Region and the bid to hold an independence referendum on September 25. Iranian More...

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By nsnbc On Thursday, September 21st, 2017
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Former Colombian Supreme Court Chief Justice arrested on corruption charges

nsnbc : Justice Francisco Ricaurte, former Chief Justice of Colombia’s Supreme Court, was arrested Wednesday, for his alleged role in a corruption scandal that has shaken up the country’s judicial system More...

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By nsnbc On Thursday, September 21st, 2017
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Spanish national police cracks down on Catalonian independence referendum, arrests politicians

nsnbc : Spanish national police have cracked down on Catalonia, stormed ministries and buildings of the Catalonian regional government and arrested politicians in an attempt to stop the region’s independence More...

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By nsnbc On Wednesday, September 20th, 2017
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Two Nigerian pimps in Belgium sentenced to 8 and 9 years – trafficked girls given money back

nsnbc : Two leaders of a Nigerian prostitution and trafficking gang have been sentenced to 8 and 9 years, respectively, in the Belgian city of Bruges. The two were found guilty of human trafficking and forced prostitution. More...

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By nsnbc On Wednesday, September 20th, 2017
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88-year-old Taiwanese man dies after falling into ghost money pyre

nsnbc : An 88-year-old Taiwanese man who was burning ghost money for deceased good old friends at the closing of ghost month died from burn injuries and smoke inhalation sustained when he fell into the pit. Ghost More...

Kurdish parties in Syria during a PYD organized rally in 2016. (archives)
By nsnbc On Wednesday, September 20th, 2017
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U.S. doesn’t support Kurdish independence in Syria and the greater region: Satterfield

nsnbc : The United States does not support Kurdish independence in Syria or the greater region said David Satterfield, Acting Assistant Secretary for Near Eastern Affairs for the State Department. Kurdish parties More...

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By nsnbc On Wednesday, September 20th, 2017
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At least 248 fatalities in earthquake, we are facing an emergency: Mexican President Enrique Peña Nieto

nsnbc : Following the magnitude 7.1 earthquake that rocked Mexico’s Puebla region and caused destruction and death even in Mexico City, 125 km from the epicenter, Mexican President Enrique Peña Nieto, has More...