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German FM says EU needs to revise disarmament policies with historic INF Treaty about to collapse

The German foreign minister believes Europe needs to re-think arms control and disarmament strategies to preserve peace in the union following the abrupt US decision to quit the landmark INF accord. The crucial nuclear treaty was signed in late 1980s and was always considered a milestone in ending the arms race between the two superpowers, the US and the USSR. ...

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Netanyahu finds Khashoggi murder ‘horrendous’, but says Riyadh’s stability too important

The Israeli PM has somewhat condemned the murder of Jamal Khashoggi though he stressed that Saudi Arabia is way too important as a counterbalance to Iran, which he sees as a far “larger problem” than one assassinated journalist. After a month of silence, Benjamin Netanyahu has finally spoken out against the murder of the Washington Post columnist who was ‘disappeared’ ...

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Facebook bans 80+ accounts it says Iran used to pose as US citizens

Facebook deleted 82 accounts, pages and groups the company says Tehran used to wage online propaganda campaign while posing as US citizens and posting memes on “politically charged topics.” The suspended accounts engaged in “coordinated inauthentic behavior” on Facebook and Instagram, posting about things like “race relations, opposition to the president, and immigration,” Head of Cybersecurity Policy Nathaniel Gleicher wrote ...

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Media used pipe bomb scare to score political points, Trump says

US President Donald Trump has slammed the mainstream media for using the recent “sinister” string of anti-Democrat bomb mailings to blame him for inciting political violence. He said he would do all in his power to stop it. Trump previously dismissed the notion that he bears any responsibility for the crude pipe bombs mailed to high-profile Democrat figures, including former ...

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Black teen says she's white & trashes black people in viral VIDEO

In a bizarre clip now going viral on social media, a black teen who has had the KKK on speed-dial “since, like, middle school” is shown insulting her own race and insisting she’s white. The 16-year-old, identified only by her first name, Treasure, comes off chillingly sincere when she calls her black peers “hood rats” and “monkeys.” “It made me ...

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Anti-Trump champion Avenatti says 2020 Dem nominee 'better be white man'

Lawyer Michael Avenatti, a self-appointed advocate of all women, is facing online wrath after saying that Democrats should pick a “white male” to run for president in 2020, as his arguments would “carry more weight.” Avenatti, the firebrand lawyer representing porn star Stormy Daniels in her legal case against US President Donald Trump, has faced massive backlash after he told ...

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Suspicious packages could be ‘Russian operation,’ says MSNBC host

It took less than 48 hours for the US mainstream media to go from blaming President Donald Trump for a series of suspicious packages sent to leading Democrats and CNN to blaming – who else? – Russia. US authorities are still hunting for the person or persons responsible for ten or so packages containing what appeared to be pipe bombs ...

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Facebook says it removed 8.7M child exploitation posts with new machine learning tech

Facebook announced today that it has removed 8.7 million pieces of content last quarter that violated its rules against child exploitation, thanks to new technology. The new AI and machine learning tech, which was developed and implemented over the past year by the company, removed 99 percent of those posts before anyone reported them, said Antigone Davis, Facebook’s global head ...

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Saudi handling of Khashoggi murder was 'a total fiasco', Trump says

US President Donald Trump has scolded Saudi Arabia for journalist Jamal Khashoggi’s murder and badly executed cover-up, calling it a “total fiasco from day one,” while still hedging around condemning the Saudi government. Trump has been under tremendous pressure both at home and internationally to issue a stark rebuke to Riyadh over the murder of the Washington Post columnist inside the ...

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Trump says he’s a nationalist, CNN says the word ‘nationalist’ is racist

US President Donald Trump declared himself a “nationalist” at a Texas rally, prompting CNN and the usual suspects to scream “racist.” But driving commentators crazy with wild speeches is nothing new to Trump. Stumping for Republican Senator Ted Cruz in Houston on Monday, Trump warned supporters that Democrats serve “corrupt, power-hungry globalists,” not the American people. As the crowd booed, ...

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