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Salem-News.com (Apr-14-2016 20:14)
Oregon Air National Guardsmen Welcomed Home from Middle East DeploymentSalem-News.com
Brig. Gen. Jeffrey M. Silver, Oregon Air National Guard Commander, presided over the ceremony.
(PORTLAND, Ore.) -
The Oregon Air National Guard's 142nd Fighter Wing, local dignitaries and family members welcomed home 39 Portland-based members of the 142nd Security Forces Squadron (142 SFS), who deployed to the Middle East for six months, during a ceremony, April 14, at Portland Air National Guard Base.
Salem-News.com (Apr-04-2016 13:08)
The Bangor Eight Peace Activists Found Guilty in US District CourtSalem-News.com
The activists were charged with crossing the "thin blue line", trespassing onto a US nuclear weapons base.
(TACOMA, Wash.) -
Eight activists crossed the blue line onto Naval Base Kitsap-Bangor, which represents the largest operational concentration of nuclear weapons in the US arsenal, in an act of nonviolent civil resistance.
Salem-News.com (Mar-25-2016 03:45)
Uncensored & Unscripted: Human Rights Activist Ken O`Keefe to Speak in Salem/PortlandBonnie King Salem-News.com
“I am first and foremost a lawfully declared world citizen, meaning my ultimate allegiance is to my entire human family and to planet Earth.” ~ Ken O’Keefe
(SALEM, Ore.) -
In February, ex-US marine and Gulf War Veteran Ken O’Keefe was detained from boarding an airplane because he opted out of the TSA body scanner, agreeing instead to a physical body search, and was refused. That was the last thing O’Keefe needed, or expected. He travels a lot, and this response was a first.
Salem-News.com (Mar-24-2016 11:49)
Tractatus Terroismo PhilosophicusVideo by Patrick Soddoff, text by Gilad Atzmon
A message of tragedy, and inspiration to choose otherwise.
If terrorism is the use of violence and intimidation in the pursuit of political aims
Salem-News.com (Mar-14-2016 12:27)
Bahraini King Meets an Israeli RabbiSalem-News.com Foreign Affairs
Is this the prelude to further persecution of other resistance factions in the Middle-East region?
(TEL AVIV) -
According to Jerusalem Post, the Bahraini despot Hamad bin Isa al Khalifa met with Rabbi Marc Schneier, the president of the Foundation of Ethnic Understanding, in the Bahraini capital of Manama.
Salem-News.com (Mar-14-2016 12:13)
Iran`s Political Maneuvers After the Parliamentary ElectionSalem-News.com Foreign Affairs
Iran's Sunni MPs refuted the vicious Saudi allegations and defeated the Saudi efforts to stoke the fire of sedition and national unity in Iran.
The Iranian capital recently saw the shuttle diplomacy of various international personalities, namely Turkish Prime Minster Ahmet Davutoğlu.
Salem-News.com (Mar-14-2016 11:50)
The Snake Nurtured in UAE`s Bosom, Stings Its Master: ISIS Declares War on Abu DhabiSalem-News.com Foreign Affairs
ISIS promised to wage a bloody war on the UAE financial hub of Dubai and Abu Dhabi.
(ABU DHABI, UAE) -
As the Obama administration and its Arab allies stumble over anti-ISIS strategy, there are many indications beyond a shadow of a doubt, showing ISIS would bring its war front to UAE (United Arab Emirates) soil.
Salem-News.com (Mar-14-2016 10:53)
Corruption is a Tool Used by Some AzerbaijaniSalem-News.com Foreign Affairs
A mafia network in Azerbaijan expands their monopoly of gambling clubs.
(BAKU, Azerbaijan) -
Following the economic crisis and the sharp decline in the value of Manat against the dollar, and the spread of unemployment and poverty, as well as extensive modifications throughout offices and commercial and non-commercial centers, we witness the formation of the a social crisis in Azerbaijan and some greedy treacherous officials of the country benefit from increased profits and control social emotions through the spread of drugs, gambling and corruption centers.
Salem-News.com (Mar-14-2016 10:36)
Group Asadullah: New Killer of the Kurdish NationSalem-News.com Foreign Affairs
The Asadullah Group are militants tied to Sunni Islamist and nationalist policy with no clear identity of members.
(SALEM, Ore.) -
In a Tweet on his personal page, an expert on Turkish affairs revealed the true identity of the Asadullah Group that has recently shown up in the Kurdish regions of Turkey.
Salem-News.com (Mar-11-2016 22:10)
Refugees in Europe on the Verge of Humanitarian DisasterSalem-News.com Foreign Affairs
"...a life worse than that of prison"- Anna Sabatova, on visiting a refugee camp in Czech Republic.
(SKOPJE, Republic of Macedonia) -
The Greece-Macedonian border witnessed a lugubrious scenes of a large influx of Iraqi and Syrian asylum-seekers. Human Rights organizations cited reports of Police clashed with a group of 300 refugees trying to cross the border fence.