‘Key points in the terror group’s rapid growth and the slowing of its advance as it faces international airstrikes and local resistance (15 Dec 2014)’. 405 more words
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‘On January 16, 2015, President Obama delivered remarks after meeting with Prime Minister David Cameron of the United Kingdom’.
From Washington the Guardian Nicholas Watt adds that “Barack Obama and David Cameron struck different notes on surveillance powers after the president conceded that there is an important balance to be struck between monitoring terror suspects and protecting civil liberties. 159 more words
The popular science writer and blogger Carl Zimmer writes in the New York Times that a “team of scientists, in a groundbreaking analysis of data from hundreds of sources, has concluded that humans are on the verge of causing unprecedented damage to the oceans and the animals living in them. 722 more words