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Pentagon to shutdown over 20 facilities across Europe

pentagon_siThe US military announced Friday it was closing down 21 military facilities in half a dozen countries across Europe, a move the Pentagon said would trim $60 million in fat annually.

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Donetsk self-defense forces give Kiev troops 24 hours to withdraw

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Slavyansk self defense forces at a checkpoint on the outskirts of Slavyansk. (RIA Novosti / Mikhail Voskresenskiy)

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Syria conflict: Deadly blast near Turkey border crossing

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The area around the Bab al-Salam crossing has been bombed on previous occasions

French Journalist Murdered in Central African Republic

Image: French journalist Camille Lepage

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French journalist Camille Lepage in Bangui, Central African Republic,
on Feb. 19.

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N. Korea fires 30 rockets into sea amid US-S. Korea drills

Reuters/KCNA

Published time: March 22, 2014 03:44
Edited time: March 22, 2014 04:22

Reuters/KCNA

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New S. Korean missile brings entire North in range

AFP Photo/South Korean Defence Ministry

AFP Photo/South Korean Defence Ministry
Published time: April 04, 2014 15:46

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Tokyo orders military to shoot down missile launches by N. Korea

Japanese Aegis class destroyer Kirishima (AFP Photo/Jiji press)

Japanese Aegis class destroyer Kirishima (AFP Photo/Jiji press)

Published time: April 05, 2014 14:27
Edited time: April 09, 2014 16:43

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US to boost naval presence in Asia-Pacific, citing N. Korea threat

US to boost naval presence in Asia-Pacific, citing N. Korea threat

Published time: April 06, 2014 05:09

The Aegis cruiser USS San Jacinto (CG 56) (AFP Photo / US Navy / MC2 Mike DiMestico)

The Aegis cruiser USS San Jacinto (CG 56) (AFP Photo / US Navy / MC2 Mike DiMestico)

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