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AFRICA: Ex-General Wins Nigerian Presidential Election

NIGERIA: Jonathan Concedes, Buhari Winner.

Nigerian President Goodluck Jonathan conceded to his opponent Muhammadou Buhari today (Tuesday, March 31) in the closest presidential election since democratic rule was restored to Africa’s most populous nation in 1999. 248 more words


The UK counter-terrorism report 2014 - the threat is not bigger, but it changed

According to UK counter-terrorism report 2014 the government are using for steps to protect citizens : pursue, prevent, protect, prepare.

There is also mentioned that the threat is not bigger, but it changed. 60 more words


SPECIAL OPERATIONS: Navy Commando Medic Awarded Silver Star for Heroism in Afghanistan

Corpsman Up!

The U.S. Marine Corps doesn’t have medics per se. Instead, their medical emergency needs aboard ship, back at base or on the battlefield are handled by sailors known as Hospital Corpsman. 417 more words

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Australians have special trained officials who trace extremists

Terrorism is still scary fro many western governments. They try to protect us, they try to protect innocent people, but it seems to be very difficult to find the right steps how to do it. 123 more words


AFRICA/TERRORISM: 22 Dead in Tunis Museum Attack [UPDATE 2]

Previously Peaceful Tunisia.

Nine people have been arrested in connection with the deadly attack on a museum in Tunisia’s capital, killing at least 23 people  — 20 of them foreign tourists, the… 330 more words

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New counter-terrorism group in EU

EU knows that terrorism is a big problem. So they try to develop new strategy against it. Not only extremism is worrying. Cyber terrorism and threats about online services seem to be one of the main challenges. 97 more words


LATIN AMERICA: Mexico Arrests Drug Kingpin; Brazil's Navy; Brazil-Indonesia Chill; Colombia Stops Chinese Ship; Chinese Investment [UPDATE]

UPDATES WITH new stories on Brazil, Chinese investment in Latin America (in italics)

Nabbed: Zetas Cartel Chief.

Mexican police and soldiers on Wednesday (March 4) captured the man widely considered to be the most important remaining leader of the brutal Zetas drug cartel. 1,134 more words

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