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Source: The Guradian

First photographs of rare African black leopard captured in more than a century

Wednesday 17:17 GMT

“Collectively these are the first confirmed images in nearly 100 years of a black leopard in Africa, and this region is the only known spot in all of Africa to have [the] black leopard.”

“As I scrolled through the images on the back of the camera, I paused and peered at the photograph below in incomprehension … a pair of eyes surrounded by inky darkness … a black leopard! “I had a quick look at the last trap, not expecting to find much,” Burrard-Lucas wrote on his blog.

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Source: Global News

Canadian captured in Syria admits to role in gruesome ISIS execution videos

Sunday 15:24 GMT

A Canadian captured in northern Syria last month has admitted he helped produce ISIS propaganda videos that showed prisoners digging their own graves and being executed, according to a local source.

Narrator of ISIS execution video is Canadian, says captured Mississauga ISIS member. In the English-language Flames of War video, the narrator praised jihadist foreign fighters who had come to Syria from around the world and said they were “chosen by Allah.”

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Source: DW

Germany mulls US demand to take back 'IS' fighters captured in Syria

Monday 14:29 GMT

Read more: Donald Trump calls on Europe to take back hundreds of captured IS fighters . The US demand has triggered debate in Germany over repatriating citizens who joined the terrorist group in Syria and Iraq.

"The United States is asking Britain, France, Germany and other European allies to take back over 800 ISIS (IS) fighters that we captured in Syria and put them on trial," he said, adding that otherwise "we will be forced to release them." "The US does not want to watch as these ISIS fighters permeate Europe, which is where they are expected to go," Trump said.

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Source: The Guradian

US briefing: Isis American, Andrew McCabe and Vatican abuse summit

Tuesday 12:40 GMT

The senior Vatican official who will lead a four-day summit on clerical sexual abuse has said the church’s credibility is “strongly at stake”. With more than 100 senior Catholic bishops arriving in Rome for the meeting, which begins on Thursday, Father Federico Lombardi said the issue must be tackled “with depth and without fear”.

Andrew McCabe, a former acting director of the FBI, has claimed Donald Trump dismissed US intelligence advice regarding the North Korean missile threat, choosing instead to believe the word of Russian president, Vladimir Putin.

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Source: The Guradian

US briefing: Isis American, Andrew McCabe and Vatican abuse summit

Tuesday 12:40 GMT

The senior Vatican official who will lead a four-day summit on clerical sexual abuse has said the church’s credibility is “strongly at stake”. With more than 100 senior Catholic bishops arriving in Rome for the meeting, which begins on Thursday, Father Federico Lombardi said the issue must be tackled “with depth and without fear”.

Andrew McCabe, a former acting director of the FBI, has claimed Donald Trump dismissed US intelligence advice regarding the North Korean missile threat, choosing instead to believe the word of Russian president, Vladimir Putin.


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