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Drug war not aimed at 'poor, innocent, hapless individuals'--Palace

The survey showed 85% of respondents satisfied with the campaign, consisting of 53% "very satisfied" and 32% "somewhat satisfied". A total of 42% also said they were undecided when asked about their opinion on whether the police are telling the truth that the suspects they killed really resisted arrest; 19% said it was "probably the truth;" 13% believe it was "probably not the truth;" 16% said it was "definitely not the truth;" and, 9% said it was "definitely the truth".


Trump's Sons Reportedly Heading a Nonprofit Selling Inauguration Access to Their Father

Trump's Sons Reportedly Heading a Nonprofit Selling Inauguration Access to Their Father

The Opening Day Foundation was established less than a week ago, and, in addition to being led by the Trump sons, is run by friends of the family. Painter and Eisen - the former White House counselors, who have been critical of Trump's business entanglements and failure to publicly address them so far - said part of the problem with these charity fundraisers is that the president-elect has yet to explain which of his family members will be involved in the government and which will stay at ...



Farage lays blame for Christmas market terror on Merkel

The former Ukip leader was accused of sinking to "a new low" after he said Brendan Cox "would know more about extremists than me" because of his support for anti-fascist campaign group Hope Not Hate . "That's a slippery slope Nigel", Cox wrote. Chris Bryant, the Rhondda MP and former shadow Commons leader, said: "The sheer nastiness of Farage sometimes takes my breath away".



Extremists release new video of Canadian-American hostages

The Colemans last saw their daughter in July 2012, when she set off for Russian Federation on a hiking trip with Boyle that took them through Central Asia and ultimately into war-torn Afghanistan. In a telephone conversation, two Top Taliban figures based in Afghanistan told Reuters that radical Islamist insurgents, who are fighting to depose the USA -supported government in Kabul, had uploaded the video.



Australia and France sign deal to build 12 submarines

The overall cost of the submarine fleet, which includes separate agreements with U.S. and Australian contractors, is said to total Aus$50 billion (US$37bn). Le Drian yesterday said the leak of documents relating to India's Scorpene submarines was aimed at harming France. The Barracudas are to replace Australia's ageing diesel and electric-powered Collins submarines.



Man responsible for Berlin attack may still be on the loose

Six of those killed have been identified as Germans, and the man found shot and killed in the truck's passenger seat was Polish. A "soldier" of the Islamic State group carried out a truck attack that killed 12 people at a Berlin Christmas market, a news agency linked to the jihadists said Tuesday.