SOMNIA - Spotlight on Military News and International Affairs

Thursday, 25 August 2016 - Updated at 0650 hrs EDT

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Eli Lake | Bloomberg View
Why Obama Let Iran’s Green Revolution Fail

The Editorial Board | The New York Times
A Stark Reminder of Guantánamo’s Sins

International News

The Times
Royal Marine held in Ulster terror inquiry - More

CBC News
Death Toll Climbs to 247 After Earthquake in Central Italy - More

Reuters News Agency
Without aid, 49,000 children will die this year in northeast Nigeria: U.N.

Reuters News Agency
Burundi president's commission says people want term limits removed

Reuters News Agency
Luftwaffe mulls withdrawing jets from Incirlic air base

Reuters News Agency
Syria, ISIS engaged in toxic gas attacks, UN investigation finds

The Times
Isis stronghold falls in hours as Turkish tanks roll into Syria

Reuters News Agency
More Turkish tanks enter Syria in push against Islamic State, Kurdish militia

Reuters News Agency
Turkish-backed rebels ‘cleansing’ Syrian town of Islamic State: Turkish minister

The Irish Times
China enters fray in Syria on Bashar al-Assad’s side

Reuters News Agency
U.N. Security Council must act over Syria chemical use: France

Reuters News Agency
Palestinian who stabbed Israeli soldier shot dead

Reuters News Agency
Saudi coalition air strikes kill most civilians in Yemen, Houthis also violate law: U.N.

Reuters News Agency
Iran vessels make ‘high speed intercept’ of U.S. warship

The Associated Press
12 killed in attack on American University in Kabul - More

Reuters News Agency
Police, soldiers protect ancient temples damaged in quake around Bagan

Reuters News Agency
Duterte accuses Philippine senator probing killings of taking drug money

The Associated Press
North Korea seeks UN meeting on US-South Korea exercises

Reuters News Agency
Kim Jong-un declares missile launch from North Korean submarine ‘greatest success’

Reuters News Agency
Brazil Senate to open Rousseff's impeachment trial

The Telegraph
Colombia and FARC reach historic peace agreement to end five decades of conflict - More

Reuters News Agency
Colombian war victims urge forgiveness as society splits over peace deal

The New York Times
On This Day: August 25

Agence France-Presse
La CIA déclassifie des mémos destinés aux présidents Nixon et Ford

Agence France-Presse
Le capitaine du cargo coulé El Faro avait ordonné l'évacuation

Agence France-Presse
Trump accuse Clinton de « corruption » digne « du tiers-monde »

Agence France-Presse
Washington rassure ses alliés de l’Est qu’inquiètent les propos de Trump

La Libre
Les Allemands priés de constituer des réserves de nourriture et d’eau

Agence France-Presse
Séisme en Italie : au moins 159 morts - Plus

Belga News
Crise des migrants : un migrant afghan abattu en Serbie, un chasseur arrêté

Belga News
CPI : de 9 à 11 ans requis pour la destruction des mausolées de Tombouctou

Agence France-Presse
RDC : 32 arrestations en marge de la journée ville morte, selon l’ONU

Agence France-Presse
Syrie : un rapport de l’ONU accuse Damas et l’EI d’avoir utilisé des armes chimiques

Agence France-Presse
L’Iran intercepte un destroyer américain

Agence France-Presse
Corée du Nord : le tir de missile a été un immense succès, affirme Kim Jong-Un

Agence Télégraphique Suisse
Accord de paix historique entre gouvernement colombien et FARC

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