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200 tons of Syrian chemicals arrive in UK for destruction
Some 200 tons of toxic chemicals have been delivered to the UK from Syria after the battle torn country agreed to the destruction of its stockpile last year.

15.07.2014 15:33

Kiev aircraft fire missiles at apartment block in E. Ukraine, 11 dead
Kiev’s Air Force fired three missiles to destroy a multifamily apartment building in the city of Snezhnoe, eastern Donetsk Region. At least eleven civilians have been pronounced dead as rescue teams cleared out debris of the collapsed building.

15.07.2014 07:35

Israel to 'intensify, expand' op in Gaza after Hamas rejects ceasefire
Israeli PM vowed to intensify the military operation in the Gaza Strip, as IDF resumed airstrikes on Tuesday. This comes in retaliation to rocket fire from the Palestinian side as Hamas' armed wing rejected the peace plan proposed by Egypt.

15.07.2014 12:15

‘Initiative in Iraq is with the Islamic State, not with Washington’
If the Islamic state doesn't have ambitions to go after Jordan or Baghdad, the Pentagon feels the US can live with Iraq as a weak mini-state, Brian Becker from the Answer Coalition told RT.

15.07.2014 11:12

‘Gaza crisis quickly becoming desperate’ - Oxfam
Medical supplies and fuel are in a very short supply in Gaza, the water infrastructure has been very badly damaged, some types of food are becoming scarce and prices have doubled, Alan McDonald from Oxfam International told RT.

15.07.2014 09:53

US sells $11bn worth of arms to Qatar
Washington and Doha have signed the largest arms deal of the year, preparing to enhance Qatar’s military capabilities with $11 billion-worth of Apache assault helicopters, PAC-2 missile defense complexes and Javelin man-portable anti-tank missiles.

15.07.2014 04:59

London must stop Britons joining Syria ‘onslaught’ – Syrian FM
Britain's policy towards Syria has been branded “stupid” by Damascus’s deputy foreign minister, Faisal Mekdad. The minister said that it is London’s own duty to prevent Britons from going to the Arab country and kill or be killed in the “onslaught.”

14.07.2014 11:49

Cameron announces £1.1bn investment in defense spending
UK Prime Minister David Cameron is to unveil an increase of £1.1 billion in defense spending, to fight “unseen enemies” including cyberattacks and terrorism.

14.07.2014 12:26

Fire and Forget: DARPA successfully tests revolutionary self-guiding bullet (VIDEO)
US military research agency DARPA says it is homing in on its long-term ambition of producing self-guided bullets, after staging a test in which a sniper was able to shoot at a target at a radically wrong angle, and yet still hit it perfectly.

11.07.2014 16:03

Despite accusations of excessive force, Albuquerque police purchase 350 AR-15 rifles
​The Albuquerque (New Mexico) Police Department has ordered a cache of high-powered rifles despite reprimands from the US Department of Justice, as well as widespread community protests, over the department’s recent record of excessive force.

11.07.2014 17:36

'At least 30' Ukrainian military killed as militia shell convoy with Grad rockets
Dozens of Ukraine’s government troops have been reportedly killed after local militia shelled pro-Kiev military forces with Grad rocket launchers. President Poroshenko has vowed “killing hundreds” for each deceased soldier.

11.07.2014 17:30

‘Hezbollah unlikely to get involved in Gaza fighting’
We have to wait and see how dangerous the battle will be in Gaza, and if this is going to be a very long operation from the Israeli side, political analyst Kamel Wazne told RT.

11.07.2014 13:16

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