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Al Qaeda richer than Islamic State, but US views Iran as bigger threat than terrorists – Moscow

The revenues that Al-Qaeda receives are now more than a dozen times higher than that of Islamic State, but the US still considers Iran and Hezbollah to be greater threats than terrorists, a Russian Foreign Ministry official said. The income of Islamic State (IS, formerly ISIS), which once held vast parts of Iraq and Syria, dropped to $ 3 million ...

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Facebook says it mistakenly asked users for views on grooming

In today’s episode of ‘wtf was the tech industry thinking’, Facebook has been caught asking users if they think it’s okay for an adult man to ask a 14-year-old girl for “sexual pictures” in a private chat. The Guardian reported that Facebook ran the survey on Sunday asking a portion of its users how they thought it should handle grooming behavior. ...

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Moscow views mending relations with Washington as primary task – ambassador

Russia’s ambassador to the US has stated the importance of overcoming the negative tendencies in mutual relations and called proper cooperation between the two nations crucial to overcoming global threats, such as terrorism. “It is important to guide our American partners to understanding of the objective necessity of repairing the bilateral dialogue. Russian-American cooperation remains a decisive factor that influences ...

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Investigate chemical incidents in Syria instead of blaming Damascus & distorting our views – Moscow

Russia has called for an investigation of all chemical incidents in Syria, as the US has ignored all evidence of terrorist involvement while portraying the allegations against Damascus, based on shady sources, as the truth. “All the ongoing attempts by the US to accuse the Syrian government of using chemical warfare agents in combat against the so-called “opposition” are based ...

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Libertarians slam US ‘arbitrary censorship’ of foreign media & alternative views

The DOJ demand for RT America to register as a foreign agent is an attempt to silence undesired voices, the Libertarian Party has said, echoing views that the move is the most worst attack on freedom since the McCarthy era. Forcing RT America to register under the Foreign Agents Registration Act (FARA) under the pretext of its alleged links to ...

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Internet giants block opposing views, threaten open web – US watchdog chief

Published time: 29 Nov, 2017 13:30 Edited time: 29 Nov, 2017 13:34 Internet giants are deciding what content users see and routinely block or discriminate against content they don’t like, which makes them a threat to an open internet, the head of the US communications watchdog says. Federal Communications Commission (FCC) head Ajit Pai argued on Wednesday against critics who ...

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Georgetown student group targeted for promoting ‘hateful’ Catholic views on ‘sexual integrity’

Published time: 24 Oct, 2017 23:42 A Catholic student group at Georgetown University has been accused by pro-choice activists of promoting hatred and intolerance for advocating a traditional view on marriage. If the organization is branded a “hate group,” it will lose its yearly funding of $ 250 from the university. Love Saxa, the student group at Georgetown Catholic University ...

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Accused leaker clashed with Trump's views before contract job

The mother of a multi-lingual veteran testing the Trump administration’s escalating war on leaks says her daughter clashed with the President’s views but rarely raged. “She disagrees with him and didn’t vote for him,” said Reality Winner’s mother Billie Winner-Davis. She expressed surprise from her Kingsville, Tex., home on Monday evening that her daughter was implicated in sharing classified documents ...

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Donald’s Trump's not-so-well-informed views on climate change

He’s taking the “covfefe” way out. With reports that President Donald Trump will withdraw the United States from the Paris climate accord, the move shouldn’t be too surprising considering his past social media statements. Back when he was a simple reality TV host pushing the overtly racist notion that President Barack Obama wasn’t American, the Donald displayed time and again ...

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Trump’s views on Paris climate change pact ‘evolving’ at G7

President Trump spent his first day at the G7 Summit in Sicily Friday in talks with European leaders begging him to remain in the Paris climate change pact, which he’d promised on the campaign to abandon — and it’s possible they may have broken through. Trump’s views on climate change began “evolving” after the talks Friday, Gary Cohn, the President’s ...

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