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In this July 2008 file photo, Erik Prince, founder and CEO of then Blackwater Worldwide, now called Xe Services, speaks at the company's offices in Moyock, N.C. An investment group with ties to the founder of the company formerly known as Blackwater has bought the security firm, which was heavily criticized for its contractors' actions in Iraq.
(photo: AP / Gerry Broome)
Defense: Gov't suppressed evidence in Blackwater
Palm Beach Post
Lawyers for Blackwater security guards said Monday that the government has suppressed evidence favorable to defendants who are on trial in the killings of 14 Iraqis in Nisoor Square in Baghdad. | U.S. Attorney Ronald Machen says that "a series of innocent oversights" led to the problem. | The defens...
Protestors gather to demonstrate against the Facebook page which encourages users to post images of Islam's Prophet Muhammad, in Lahore, Pakistan, Friday, May 21, 2010.
(photo: AP / K.M.Chaudary)
Pakistani mob attacks minority Muslims, kills 3
Fresno Bee
LAHORE, Pakistan — A Pakistani mob burned down several homes belonging to the minority Ahmadi sect in the country's east, killing a woman and her two granddaughters in riots following rumors about blasphemous postings on Facebook, police said Monday. | The rioting in the city of Gujranwala eru...
Armed clashes set Libya's Tripoli ablaze
China Daily
TRIPOLI - A huge fire at an oil depot in Libya's capital Tripoli set part of the city ablaze on Monday after being hit by warring militia's rocket attacks. | The fire, which started on Sunday after heavy bombings by the rival militias, raged through ...
Palestinian children celebrate Eid al-Fitr in refuge camp
China Daily
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Auckland and SKYCITY host 2014 Emirates Melbourne Cup Tour
Tuesday, 29 July 2014, 1:42 pm | Press Release: | MEDIA ADVISORY | 29 July 2014 | Auckland and SKYCITY host 2014 Emirates Melbourne Cup Tour | Racing enthusiasts have the rare chance to get up close to the 2014 Emirates Melbourne Cup - made from 1.65...
Afghan children go out to celebrate Eid
BBC News
29 July 2014 Last updated at 02:25 BST | Muslims across the world are taking part in Eid celebrations to mark the end of the fasting month of Ramadan. | Celebrations vary greatly from country to country, but in Afghanistan, children are the focus of ...
Palestinians inspect the destruction in Farouq Mosque after a an Israeli air strike, in Rafah in the southern Gaza Strip.
WN / Ahmed Deeb
Gaza crisis: UN to adopt call for immediate ceasefire
BBC News
The UN Security Council is set to call for an "immediate and unconditional humanitarian ceasefire" in Gaza. | An emergency session is due to approve a call for a truce ov...
Australia gives $4.7 million for Gaza relief
WN / Ahmed Deeb
Australia gives $4.7 million for Gaza relief
The Hindu
The Australian government is providing five million Australian dollars (4.7 million $) in urgent humanitarian assistance to Gaza, Foreign Minister Julie Bishop announced on Monday....
Israel, Palestinians both frustrated by 'useless' truces
WN / Ahmed Deeb
Israel, Palestinians both frustrated by 'useless' truces
The Los Angeles Times
Frustration mounted as both Israel and Palestinian militants ignored each other's unilateral truce declarations Sunday, casting doubt on international efforts to bring the deadly w...
Millionaire beggar nabbed in Saudi Arabia
Deccan Herald
Police in Saudi Arabia have arrested a beggar, who, it later turned out, has been sitting on a fortune of over $300,000, a media report said Wednesday. | Cash and valuables worth 1.2 million Saudi riyals ($320,000) were seized from the unnamed man of...
Saudi Arabia allows women to participate in municipal polls
A new law that allows women in Saudi Arabia to vote and contest in municipal elections has come into force, a media report said Wednesday. ...
Tech Mahindra further expands footprint in Saudi Arabia
The Siasat Daily
July 23: | Tech Mahindra, a specialist provider of connected solutions, has signed a joint venture agreement with Midad Holding, which is a subsidiary of Al Fozan, a pre-eminent group with diversified business interests in Saudi Arabia. | The joint v...
Islamic Society
A Palestinians inspect is the aftermath of an Israeli air strike in Rafah in the southern Gaza Strip on June 15, 2014. Israeli war jets on Saturday night carried out a series of intensive and successive airstrikes on various military targets in southern, central and northern Gaza Strip. Photo by Ahmed Deeb / WN
(photo: WN / Ahmed Deeb)
Gaza blockade key to any Israel-Hamas truce deal
The Guardian
KARIN LAUB | Associated Press= GAZA CITY, Gaza Strip (AP) — Ibrahim Zain was driven from his home by Israeli tank fire this week, but says he'd rather endure more Israel-Hamas fighting than accept an unconditional cease-fire he fears will leave in place the blockade of the Gaza Strip. | Like Zain, many Gaza residents say the closure, imposed b...

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