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About huecri

Publishing on the Web is a fairly iterative process. ...NYT ...Not too long ago, reporters were the guardians of scarce facts delivered at an appointed time to a passive audience. Today we are the managers of an overabundance of information and content, discovered, verified and delivered in partnership with active communities. summer 2012 issue of Nieman Reports from Harvard, --- THE FIX by Chris Cillizza, WAPO blogger, quoting Matt Drudge: “We have entered an era vibrating with the din of small voices,” he said in the speech. “Every citizen can be a reporter.” Later, he added: “The Net gives as much voice to a 13 year old computer geek like me as to a CEO or Speaker of the House. "

Drones on ISIS summary

  Drones have launched more than 70% of 495 airstrikes against the militants, helping local Libyan militia fighters retake Surt by December, according to the Air Force. Danger-close drone missions also played a role in the nine-month offensive to retake … Continue reading

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Libya: Egypt & Libya after Macron

      [July 22 Macron to see Haftar and Seraj ]     LIBYA – 21 July 2017:Field Marshal Khalifa Haftar, in the east of Libya, and Fayez Seraj, head of the U.N.-backed government in Tripoli, will meet with French … Continue reading

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Nissour Square Massacre: Nicholas Slatten gets new trial

  A federal appeals court on Friday overturned the first-degree murder conviction of a former Blackwater security contractor, ordering a new trial for the man prosecutors say fired the first shots in the 2007 slayings of 14 Iraqi civilians at … Continue reading

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Bilawal Bhutto on Nawaz Sharif: no comment

Bilawal Bhutto Zardari, the Leader of the centre-left Pakistan Peoples Party.“ I am neither a lawyer nor a judge that’s why I am not commenting it whether PM Nawaz Sharif was disqualified by SC on strong or weak ground” he … Continue reading

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Clashes in Al-Shaddadi

USA planen in der Stadt al-Shaddadi nahe der irakischen Grenze einen Militärstützpunkt zu errichten https://t.co/lBCKdqO8NN pic.twitter.com/aWw2jNMOew — SouthFrontDE (@SouthFrontDE) July 10, 2017 Syrian Democratic Forces (SDF), backed up by the US-led coalition, is storming the neighborhoods of Nezlit Shehada and … Continue reading

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Base 201 – Sub-Saharan Africa: widening U.S. military cooperation

  Air Base 201, just outside Agadez which will be used for the deployment of drones, in the fight against terrorism in the Sahel. The United States has a drone base in Djibouti, at the southern tip of the Red … Continue reading

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Before assuming office, Trump suggested he could end support for FSA. He has.

    In comments which appeared to take the CIA — which declined to comment — by surprise, “At least from what I know about that program and the decision to end it, absolutely not a sop to the Russians,” … Continue reading

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