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NEWS 21 DECEMBER 2017

#Pyongyang rejects biological weapons rumors as it #accuses #US of fabricating pretext for attack

- North Korea has rejected media speculation, fuelled by the US National Security Strategy, that it’s preparing for chemical warfare. Pyongyang accused Washington of fabricating yet another “false pretext” for a surprise attack.  [source]

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NEWS 20 DECEMBER 2017

#Saudi #Arabia intercepts missile aimed at #Riyadh

- The US envoy in the UN says that the Houthi missile shot down in Saudi Arabia 'bears hallmarks' of Iranian arms attacks.
Saudi air defences reportedly shot down a ballistic missile fired by Yemen's Houthi group towards Riyadh, in an attack that could escalate a proxy war between the kingdom and Iran. [source]

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NEWS 12 DECEMBER 2017

Promising results to fight Huntington's disease appear after recent drug trials

For the first time, an experimental drug has reduced levels of the toxic protein that causes Huntington's disease in humans.
Huntington's disease is an inherited disorder in which mutant forms of the huntingtin protein damage nerve cells in the brain. [source]

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NEWS 7 DECEMBER 2017

#Trump angers Palestinian which results in anti-US protests in #Turkey, #Jordan (VIDEOS)

Anti-US protests erupted almost immediately after Donald Trump officially recognized Jerusalem as Israel’s capital – with greater demonstrations expected across the Muslim world, united in their support of the Palestinian cause. [source]


‘Dead #terrorists can’t harm us’: #UK Defence secretary vows to kill Brits who went to #ISIS

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NEWS 6 DECEMBER 2017

MI5 failed to 'avoid' #Manchester Arena #terrorist #bombing

The attack on the Manchester Arena that killed 22 people in March could have been stopped if MI5 had investigated intelligence it had on the bomber, according to a major government report. [source]


‘I’m going to die’: Stabbed #father dies after being #neglected by 999

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NEWS 4 DECEMBER 2017

1 - Ex-President Saleh from #Yemen killed by #Houthis

Ali Abdullah Saleh, the former President of Yemen, has been killed by Houthi fighters, the country's Houthi-controlled interior ministry confirmed. [source]


2 -  Rejected #asylum #seekers in #Germany offered up to €3,000 to go home before March

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