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Slain Reporter’s Father Takes on Facebook Over Violent Video

WASHINGTON—The family of a slain journalist is asking the Federal Trade Commission to take action against Facebook for failing to remove online footage of her shooting death. Andy Parker said Tuesday the company is violating its own terms of service in hosting videos on Facebook and its sibling service Instagram that glorify violence. His daughter, […]

Authorities: 4 Found Slain in SUV in Wisconsin Cornfield

MENOMONIE, Wis.—Four people have been found slain in an SUV with Minnesota license plates that was abandoned in a western Wisconsin cornfield, authorities said. A 911 caller alerted deputies Sunday to the black SUV that was off a rural road in the Town of Sheridan, the Dunn County Sheriff’s Office. Authorities have not disclosed why […]

Christians Slain in and near Jos, Nigeria, including 12 Children

Aug. 28 funeral by Anglican Diocese of Jos for 17 of 33 Christians killed on Aug. 25 in Yelwa Zangam, Plateau state, Nigeria. (Facebook Anglican Diocese of Jos) JOS, Nigeria (Morning Star News) – Fulani herdsmen and suspected local Muslims killed 40 Christians in and near Jos, Nigeria in attacks on Aug. 25 and Aug. 15, […]

Haiti installs new leader as country mourns slain president

Haiti’s government installed a new prime minister on Tuesday, while officials mourned assassinated President Jovenel Moïse and arrested at least three police officers implicated in his killing. Designated Prime Minister Ariel Henry was sworn in to replace interim Prime Minister Claude Joseph, who assumed leadership of Haiti with the backing of police and the military […]

‘NYT’ puts faces of 60+ slain Palestinian children on front page, at last

We need to acknowledge what an extraordinary moment this is. Mainstream media are finally focused on Israeli attacks on Palestinian children. The New York Times did the unprecedented, and devoted a huge portion of its front page to the images of 65 children, almost all of them Palestinian, killed during the recent onslaught. The accompanying […]

Heavy barrage hits Tel Aviv, Beersheba; Hamas calls it revenge for slain leaders

Hamas operatives fired large fusillades of rockets at the Tel Aviv area and Beersheba and toward Eilat’s airport on Thursday afternoon, in what the terror group said was an act of revenge for its commanders who were killed in Israeli strikes this week. Dozens of rockets were fired in the attacks, which triggered sirens throughout […]

Hundreds Pay Respects at Funeral of Slain US Capitol Officer

ADAMS, Mass.—The flag-draped casket of U.S. Capitol Police Officer William Evans was carried into a Massachusetts church on Thursday by his fellow Capitol officers as dozens of state police troopers stood in the street in a steady downpour and saluted. Evans was killed this month when a driver struck him and another officer at a […]

Daunte Wright’s mother honours slain son: ‘My heart is broken in a thousand pieces. I miss him so much, and it’s only been a day’

The mother of Daunte Wright has delivered a striking eulogy for her slain child – praising him as both a father and a son, and saying she had no idea how she will manage without him. “I just need everyone to know that he is much more than this. He had a smile that was […]

Parents of slain Australian/US teen appeal to Biden to pressure Jordan to extradite Jerusalem terrorist

Browse > Home / News / Parents of slain Australian/US teen appeal to Biden to pressure Jordan to extradite Jerusalem terrorist March 19, 2021 by Josh Hasten – JNS Read on for article Frimet and Arnold Roth, whose 15-year-old daughter Malki, a U.S. national, was murdered in August 2001 in the Sbarro pizzeria bombing in […]

London Police Hassle, Handcuff Mourners At Vigil For Slain Woman

LONDON (AP) — An official vigil for a London woman whose killing has a police officer facing murder charges and is spurring a national conversation about violence against women in the U.K. ended Saturday night with the city’s police department under scrutiny for the way officers handled some participants at the event held in defiance […]

Final post of slain Myanmar protester asked ‘how many dead bodies’ it would take for UN to act

A day before he was killed in the military’s brutal crackdown on Myanmar’s protests, IT engineer Nyi Nyi Aung Htet Naing posted on Facebook asking “how many dead bodies” were needed before the world would stand up and take action. The 23-year-old protester, who lost his life on Sunday, was part of the demonstrations which […]

Like other Lebanese journalists, this slain Hezbollah critic knew he was living on borrowed time

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Like other Lebanese journalists, slain Hezbollah critic knew he was living on borrowed time

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Joe Biden Pays Respects to Slain Capitol Hill Officer Brian Sicknick

President Joe Biden and fist lady jill Biden traveled to Capitol Hill Tuesday evening to pay their respects to slain Capitol Police Officer Brian Sicknick. Sicknick died after sustaining injuries during the riots after supporters of President Donald Trump stormed Capitol Hill on January 6 to protest the election. Sicknick is currently lying in honor […]

In Beirut, a bronze bust of slain Iranian general sparks controversy

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First-Ever Memorial Held in Silwan for Jew Slain in 1939 Arab Riots

The Silwan village. Photo: Wikimedia Commons. JNS.org – The first-ever memorial day for Shlomo Madmoni was held on Monday in the village of Shiloah (Silwan) in eastern Jerusalem, also known as the Yemenite village. The event, initiated by the Shiloah public council, was attended by Israel’s Regional Cooperation Minister Ofir Akunis. Madmoni was murdered in […]

Iran Holds Funeral For Slain Military Nuclear Scientist

TEHRAN, Iran (AP) — Iran held a funeral service Monday for the slain scientist who founded its military nuclear program two decades ago, with the Islamic Republic’s defense minister vowing to continue the man’s work “with more speed and more power.” An honor guard carried the casket containing the body of Mohsen Fakhrizadeh, who reportedly […]

Iran’s Supreme Leader Vows Revenge Over Slain Scientist

TEHRAN, Iran (AP) — Iran’s supreme leader on Saturday demanded the “definitive punishment” of those behind the killing of a scientist who led Tehran’s disbanded military nuclear program, as the Islamic Republic blamed Israel for a slaying that has raised fears of reignited tensions across the Middle East. After years of being in the shadows, […]

Iran claims slain nuclear scientist was working on virus detection kit, vaccine

The top Iranian nuclear scientist assassinated near Tehran Friday was a key figure in the nation’s fight against the coronavirus pandemic, and was involved in the development of homegrown virus testing kits as well as a vaccine for COVID-19, Iranian officials claimed Saturday. Mohsen Fakhrizadeh was long regarded by Israel and Western intelligence officials as […]

Iran’s supreme leader says nation will avenge slain nuclear scientist

TEHRAN, Iran — Iran’s supreme leader Ayatollah Ali Khamenei on Saturday called for “punishing” those behind the assassination of a top nuclear scientist, adding that his work must be carried on. He called for “following up on this crime and certainly punishing the perpetrators and those responsible, and … continuing the scientific and technical efforts […]

Church Burned, One Man Slain, Children and Others Kidnapped in North-Central Nigeria

JOS, Nigeria (Morning Star News) – Fulani herdsmen attacked a predominantly Christian village in north-central Nigeria, killing one resident, burning a church building and kidnapping four children among others on Aug. 24, sources said. More than 20 herdsmen rode into Damba Kasaya village, Kaduna state, on motorcycles at about 8 a.m. in an attack in which they […]

Iran unveils 2 new missiles, including one named for slain general Soleimani

TEHRAN, Iran — Iran’s state TV reported Thursday the country has unveiled two new missiles amid heightened tensions between Iran and the United States. State TV said officials unveiled the two new missiles on Thursday — National Defense Industry Day in Iran. They are named after top Iranian Gen. Qassem Soleimani and Iraqi militia leader […]

Israeli army frames slain medic Razan al-Najjar as ‘Hamas human shield’

Just when you thought Israel couldn’t get any lower… The Israeli army has just released an incitement video, titled “Hamas’ use of human shields must stop”, in which it frames the slain medic Razan al-Najjar as a “Hamas human shield”– a day after it claimed she was killed by accident. This is more than adding insult to […]

Israeli government effort to paint slain journalist Yaser Murtaja as terrorist is failing

Last Friday, an Israeli sniper killed Yaser Murtaja, 30, one of six Palestinian journalists shot that day. Yesterday the Israeli Prime Minister‘s office and Defense Minister sought to smear Murtaja as a terrorist. Defense Minister @AvigdorLiberman: The photographer (#YasserMurtaja) was a terrorist with a prior association w/ the military wing of Hamas. He held the […]

Slain Palestinian journalist’s media org vows to hold Israel accountable ‘for this heinous crime’

The deadly force used by the Israeli military against the people of Gaza is a gross violation of their protection under humanitarian and human rights law and those responsible must be held accountable for their actions. Among the people killed in the demonstrations was 30-year-old Yasser Murtaja, a journalist who was filming on site last […]

Israel bars Palestinian grandmother from visiting slain father’s grave for 70 years

Salwa Salem-Copty hopes to someday return to live in her family’s village in the north of Israel, but at 70 years old, she thinks it is unlikely. Instead she has one request — she would like to be allowed to visit the grave of her father, who was killed when a bus full of workers […]

Identities of Slain Soldiers Confirmed: Lebanese Army Commander

September 6, 2017 Lebanese Army Commander, General Joseph Aoun, informed the families of servicemen held hostage by ISIL Takfiri group that the DNA tests confirmed the identities of their sons. During a closed-door meeting held at the Defense Ministry in Yarze, General Aoun officially announced the results of the DNA tests that proved that the […]

Slain Activist’s Lawyers Latest Known Targets of Spyware Sold to Mexican Government

Slain Activist’s Lawyers Latest Known Targets of Spyware Sold to Mexican Government August 2nd, 2017 Via: CBC: At first glance, the text messages looked innocuous enough. One was a simple “service message,” the sort you might get from your cellular provider, with a link […]

Police, assailants killed in Jerusalem attack, youth slain in raid

Maureen Clare Murphy Rights and Accountability 14 July 2017 Three Palestinians were killed after ambushing police officers in the Old City in occupied East Jerusalem on Friday morning, fatally injuring two and lightly wounding another. The three Palestinian assailants were identified as Muhammad Jabarin, 29; Muhammad Hamid Abd al-Latif Jabarin, 19; and Muhammad Ahmad Mufdal […]

Turkey May Be Expelled From NATO

U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry has threatened Turkey with being expelled from NATO if Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan continues with his ruthless power-grab.  As rumours of Turkey’s coup being a false flag gather momentum in the press, tensions between the U.S. and Turkey have increased dramatically. Zerohedge.com reports: Recall that on Saturday, as part of its […]

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