Category Archives: Pakistan

Asia

In search for Malaysia Airlines Flight 370, two new signals buoy hope Searchers picked up fresh signals that officials hope came from locator beacons attached to the so-called black boxes in the tail of Malaysia Airlines Flight 370, which disappeared … Continue reading

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War Crimes and Torture

Activist Art Against Drone Killing Redesigns The Landscape in Pakistan Joe Wright Activist Post A new form of activist art is taking shape to ensure that human beings should be recognized as more than just “collateral damage” in a war … Continue reading

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Asia

China Navy drills: Jets live fire at targets in East China Sea     Pakistan: Nine-month-old boy accused of planning murder Baby Muhammad Mosa Khan is one of more than 30 people facing charges after a police raid to catch … Continue reading

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Asia

Malaysia Air Flight 370: Could Passengers Have Survived 777 Ascent To 45,000 Feet? With so much media speculation about the Malaysia Air Flight 370 Boeing BA +1.69% 777 aircraft ascending to 45,000 feet and then dropping precipitously into the 20,000 … Continue reading

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Asia

Classified X-37B space plane breaks space longevity record A little-known U.S. space plane quietly broke its own space endurance record this week as its current unmanned mission surpassed 469 days in space. Much of the information about the X-37B and … Continue reading

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Politics, Privacy, Spying, Internet Security

Proof: Gun owners now tracked in database accessible by police Licensed firearm holder and U.S. citizen John Filippidis keeps a gun around like most Americans do, for protection. However, this past New Year’s eve Filippidis was headed south on I-95 … Continue reading

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Asia and the South West Pacific

Japan, U.S. Move to Expand Nuclear Power Programs Despite Contamination at Fukushima & New Mexico     N.Korea test-fires four short-range missiles North Korea test fired four short-range missiles into the sea on Thursday, Seoul’s defence ministry said, an apparent … Continue reading

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Asia and the South West Pacific

China Claims Japan Is Secretly Developing Nuclear Weapons!     In Japan’s Drill With the U.S., a Message for Beijing In the early morning along a barren stretch of beach here last week, Japanese soldiers and American Marines practiced how … Continue reading

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Asia and the South West Pacific

Newspaper: U.S. scientists worried about Fukushima radioactive plume — Expert: West Coast our top priority, even over Japan — Alaska Hunter: “We are concerned about our health” — Senator: Testing necessary, but money tight       ‘Massive cracks’ found … Continue reading

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Asia and the South West Pacific

Father of Pakistani Drone Victim Kidnapped by Pakistani State In October 2012, I was with a CODEPINK delegation in Pakistan meeting families impacted by US drone strikes. Kareem Khan, a journalist from the tribal area of Waziristan, told us the … Continue reading

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Pakistan

Pakistan official: U.S. drone attack derails peace talks with Taliban Pakistan Interior Minister Chaudhry Nisar Ali Khan told the parliament on Monday that the American drone attack in November derailed the peace process in the country. The Interior Minister said … Continue reading

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Afghanistan and Pakistan

Four-year-old boy ‘accidentally shot dead’ by US forces in Afghanistan US forces in Afghanistan have accidentally shot dead a four-year-old boy, Afghan officials said on Friday, the latest violence to strain ties between the uneasy allies. 74% of U.S. Afghan … Continue reading

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Afghanistan and Pakistan

IED hits MRAP in Southern Afghanistan     Teen dies stopping suicide bomber at school in Pakistan A 14-year-old boy is being hailed as a hero in Pakistan for tackling a suicide bomber — dying at the main gate of … Continue reading

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Asia and the South West Pacific

TEPCO Lies Sloppy Clean Up Children Play Where Radiation Is 10X Above Safe Levels   Chinese icebreaker stalled en route to stranded ship A Chinese icebreaker heading to free a polar expedition vessel trapped in an Antarctic ice floe got … Continue reading

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Asia and the South West Pacific

Thousands protest as Okinawa approves long-stalled relocation of ‘dangerous’ U.S. airbase Japanese officials in Okinawa on Friday approved the long-stalled relocation of a controversial U.S. military base, a breakthrough that could remove a running sore in relations between Tokyo and … Continue reading

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