Jun 29 2015 State Dept.: US Lifting Holds on Security Assistance to Bahrain

The United States will lift holds on security assistance to the Bahrain Defense Force and National Guard that were put in place after Bahrain cracked down on demonstrations in 2011, the U.S. State Department said on Monday.
“While we do not think that the human rights situation in Bahrain is adequate, … we believe it is [...]

 

Jun 29 2015 State Dept.: US Lifting Holds on Security Assistance to Bahrain

The United States will lift holds on security assistance to the Bahrain Defense Force and National Guard that were put in place after Bahrain cracked down on demonstrations in 2011, the U.S. State Department said on Monday.
“While we do not think that the human rights situation in Bahrain is adequate, … we believe it is [...]

 

Jun 29 2015 Recent Spike in Shark Attacks Reported Off Carolinas Coast

Shark experts have a not-so-reassuring explanation for a recent spate of attacks along on the coast of the Carolinas: It’s mainly because so many people are getting in the water.
 
Six shark attacks were recorded in June in North Carolina waters, and the two most recent victims had to be flown to a hospital in Virginia [...]

 

Jun 29 2015 Recent Spike in Shark Attacks Reported Off Carolinas Coast

Shark experts have a not-so-reassuring explanation for a recent spate of attacks along on the coast of the Carolinas: It’s mainly because so many people are getting in the water.
 
Six shark attacks were recorded in June in North Carolina waters, and the two most recent victims had to be flown to a hospital in Virginia [...]

 

Jun 29 2015 Car Bomb Wounds at Least 20 in Yemen

A car exploded near a military hospital in the Yemeni capital, Sana’a, Monday, wounding at least 20 people.
The Islamic State’s Yemeni branch claimed responsibility for the attack on Twitter, but that claim could not be independently verified.
In a new sign that three months of war in Yemen is ratcheting up, the country’s military spokesman said [...]

 

Jun 29 2015 Car Bomb Wounds at Least 20 in Yemen

A car exploded near a military hospital in the Yemeni capital, Sana’a, Monday, wounding at least 20 people.
The Islamic State’s Yemeni branch claimed responsibility for the attack on Twitter, but that claim could not be independently verified.
In a new sign that three months of war in Yemen is ratcheting up, the country’s military spokesman said [...]

 

Jun 29 2015 Obama, Rousseff Try to Put Spy Scandal Behind Them

President Barack Obama and Brazilian President Dilma Rousseff will aim to show they have smoothed over tensions sparked by a spying scandal, as they open two days of talks at the White House Monday.
 
The meetings come nearly two years after Rousseff canceled a rare state visit to Washington following revelations that Brazil was a target [...]

 

Jun 29 2015 Obama, Rousseff Try to Put Spy Scandal Behind Them

President Barack Obama and Brazilian President Dilma Rousseff will aim to show they have smoothed over tensions sparked by a spying scandal, as they open two days of talks at the White House Monday.
 
The meetings come nearly two years after Rousseff canceled a rare state visit to Washington following revelations that Brazil was a target [...]

 

Jun 29 2015 Cambodian Civil Society Groups Protest Against NGO Draft Law

Cambodian officials are warning civil society groups not to stage protest marches against a draft law to regulate non-governmental organizations.
The groups are planning to gather on four main boulevards in Phnom Penh Tuesday to end three days of activities against the NGO measure.
Am Sam Ath, chief of technical investigation for the rights group Licadho told [...]

 

Jun 29 2015 Cambodian Civil Society Groups Protest Against NGO Draft Law

Cambodian officials are warning civil society groups not to stage protest marches against a draft law to regulate non-governmental organizations.
The groups are planning to gather on four main boulevards in Phnom Penh Tuesday to end three days of activities against the NGO measure.
Am Sam Ath, chief of technical investigation for the rights group Licadho told [...]

 
 
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