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  1. Video: ‘High risk of horrific & long-lasting harm’: HRW slams US for use of white phosphorus

    06.19 / 21:40 rinf.com Rinf.com - U.S.
    Human Rights Watch has criticized the US for endangering civilian lives in Syria and Iraq by using white phosphorus. RT LIVE http://rt.com/on-air Subscribe to … Via…
  2. High Schools Drop Valedictorian Honor

    06.19 / 20:45 rinf.com Rinf.com - U.S.
    We’ve spent a fair amount of time over the past several years writing about the ‘participation trophy generation’ (a.k.a. “millennials) and, more specifically, how their inflated sense of entitlement and self-worth, irrespective of work effort and/or innate talent, would not serve them well in the real world. You see Millennials, despite what your enabling handlers [……
  3. America’s Real Loss of Prestige and Leadership Abroad

    06.19 / 20:45 rinf.com Rinf.com - U.S.
    Because we traded the smooth talking guy for the clumsy boob with no manners, it is popular to bleat that America has given up its role as leader of the free world, to say other nations don’t respect us anymore, or look to us for moral guidance – in the extreme, that we are no [&#…
  4. The Latest London Terror Attack on Finsbury Park Mosque is Just Part-and-Parcel of Living in a Big City

    06.19 / 20:45 rinf.com Rinf.com - U.S.
    My advice for the Muslim community is to carry on exactly as before. Get used to it guys: it’s part and parcel of life in London. Learn to live with it. There was another terror attack in London. But this time, the victims were Muslims at the notorious Finsbury Park mosque. This was the radical…
  5. Dow rises 100 points, hits record high as tech stocks bounce

    06.19 / 20:45 rinf.com Rinf.com - U.S.
    CNBCJune 19, 2017 U.S. stocks traded higher on Monday as technology stocks tried to recover from a wobbly performance last week. The Dow Jones industrial average gained 100 points and hit a record, surpassing a previous all-time high of 21,391.97, which was set last week. The S&P 500 gained 0.6 percent to als trade at…
  6. Police identify Finsbury Park mosque suspect as 47yo Darren Osborne

    06.19 / 20:45 rinf.com Rinf.com - U.S.
    Published time: 19 Jun, 2017 16:34 Edited time: 19 Jun, 2017 16:47 Police have named the man suspected of using a van to attack worshipers at a London mosque as 47-year-old Darren Osborne, a father-of-four from Cardiff, Wales. Osborne’s neighbor, 52-year-old Dave Ashford, told the Guardian he was shocked to discover that Osborne was suspected…
  7. US-backed siege batters Old City of Mosul

    06.19 / 18:42 rinf.com Rinf.com - U.S.
      US-backed siege batters Old City of Mosul By Bill Van Auken 19 June 2017 Backed by US airstrikes, artillery and special forces “advisors,” Iraqi troops began storming Mosul’s crowded Old City, where the United Nations estimates that some 150,000 civilians are trapped under the siege. Iraqi commanders have issued triumphalist statements hailing the offensive [̷…
  8. Right-Wing Calls for Muslim "Internment Camps" Intensify in the US, UK and Germany

    06.19 / 18:42 rinf.com Rinf.com - U.S.
    Activists display signs in the No Ban, No Wall protest at O’Hare International Airport in Chicago, Illinois, January 28, 2017. (Photo: Sarah Ji) White nationalists in the UK and US have once again begun to advocate for Muslim “internment camps” after the recent terrorist attacks in England. Thanks in part to a viral, critical piece…
  9. The Syrian Nightmare: No End in Sight

    06.19 / 18:42 rinf.com Rinf.com - U.S.
    “Washington’s strategic objectives in Iraq and Syria are not those of “fighting terrorism,” but rather consolidating US hegemony over the oil-rich Middle East and preparing for war against the principal obstacles to this objective, Iran and Russia. For US imperialism, undisputed control over both the Persian Gulf and Central Asia would provide the means to [……
  10. Google Says It Will Do More to Suppress Terrorist Propaganda

    06.19 / 18:42 rinf.com Rinf.com - U.S.
    BloombergJune 19, 2017 Alphabet Inc.’s Google says it is creating new policies and practices to suppress terrorism-related videos, a response to U.K. lawmakers who have said the internet is a petri dish for radical ideology. Google will increase its use of technology to identify extremist and terrorism-related videos across its sites, which include YouTube, and […
  11. Islamophobic terrorism: Anti-Muslim hate crime ‘not taken seriously’ in Britain

    06.19 / 18:42 rinf.com Rinf.com - U.S.
    Islamophobia, or hate crimes perpetrated against Muslims, is still “not taken seriously enough” in Britain, according to campaigners and academics. Following the terrorist attack in north London’s Seven Sisters, which left one dead and 10 in hospital, celebrities and the public alike have criticized outlets of Islamophobic rhetoric. Among the culprits are tabloid newspapers like [R…
  12. Congressman on Hodgkinson’s Hit List Warns of Rise of ‘Militant Left’ in U.S. Politics

    06.19 / 16:39 rinf.com Rinf.com - U.S.
    BreitbartJune 19, 2017 During the June 18 airing of Breitbart News Sunday, Representative Trent Franks (R-AZ) warned of the rise of the “militant left” in U.S. politics. On June 16, Breitbart News quoted a Daily Caller report which indicated the Alexandria attacker had an “assassination” list in his pocket, a list which contained the name of Rep. Franks. While […]…
  13. ‘Why is nobody reporting the real death toll?’ Grenfell Tower survivors ask

    06.19 / 16:39 rinf.com Rinf.com - U.S.
    A growing number of volunteers and residents who survived the Grenfell Tower fire in West London last week believe authorities and the media are deliberately downplaying the true scale of fatalities and key details of the deadly inferno. On Monday, police confirmed 79 people are known to have died in the fire. Of these, just…
  14. Cuba will not return US fugitives to United States – Cuban FM

    06.19 / 16:39 rinf.com Rinf.com - U.S.
    Cuba is rejecting the demands by US President Donald Trump, including the extradition of those US fugitives it regards as fighters for civil rights. The island nation will never negotiate its independence and sovereignty, the Cuban foreign minister said. The new measures announced by Trump on Friday will only “strengthen our patriotism, our dignity, and […
  15. May booed as she visits Finsbury Park Mosque in London

    06.19 / 16:39 rinf.com Rinf.com - U.S.
    British Prime Minister Theresa May has been heckled and booed as she visited a mosque in north London, where a terrorist attacked Muslim worshipers as they were leaving the place on Sunday night after offering prayers.   At least one person died and ten others were injured when the attacker with his van rammed into worshipers […
  16. Video: Aftermath of US Navy destroyer collision off Japan (streamed live)

    06.19 / 16:39 rinf.com Rinf.com - U.S.
    Seven US Navy sailors are missing and at least three are injured, including the commander of the USS Fitzgerald, which collided with a merchant vessel near … Via…
  17. Video: Burning Barricades: Unknown assailants set fire in Berlin’s street

    06.19 / 15:43 rinf.com Rinf.com - U.S.
    Unknown assailants set fire in Berlin’s Rigaer Strasse, destroying at least 3 parked vehicles COURTESY: RT’s RUPTLY video agency, NO RE-UPLOAD, NO … Via…
  18. Scientists Make Quantum Leap Toward Secure Quantum Internet

    06.19 / 14:45 rinf.com Rinf.com - U.S.
    News FactorJune 19, 2017 Scientists have taken a major step towards building a global quantum internet by beaming “entangled” particles of light from a satellite to ground stations more than 700 miles apart. The feat paves the way for a new kind of internet which draws on the curious ability for subatomic particles to be [&#…
  19. Assange cancels ‘special announcement’ for ‘imminent meeting’ with UK authorities

    06.19 / 14:45 rinf.com Rinf.com - U.S.
    Published time: 19 Jun, 2017 13:40 Edited time: 19 Jun, 2017 13:43 Julian Assange’s highly anticipated “special announcement” on the five-year anniversary of his detention at the Ecuadorian embassy has reportedly been cancelled due to an “imminent meeting” between Assange’s legal counsel and UK authorities. The WikiLeaks editor sought asylum at the Ecuadorian embassy on […]…
  20. Muslim teenager murdered on way to mosque in Virginia

    06.19 / 14:45 rinf.com Rinf.com - U.S.
    Published time: 19 Jun, 2017 13:18 Edited time: 19 Jun, 2017 13:28 A 17-year old Muslim girl was brutally murdered on her way to a Virginia mosque in the early hours of Sunday. A 22-year-old man has been arrested and charged with murder. UPDATE: Suspect in Herndon missing teen investigation taken to jail. Darwin Martinez…