Daily Archives: September 1, 2020

Israeli military officer filmed kneeling on Palestinian’s head during arrest

By | 2020-09-01T21:10:38+00:00 September 1st, 2020|Middle East|

60-year-old says he felt choked ■ Army calls video misleading, says violent rioting was underway ■ Video shows another officer breaking car window, pointing gun

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When Earth warmed between ice ages, mastodons migrated north

By | 2020-09-01T20:26:31+00:00 September 1st, 2020|Health|

Dramatic environmental changes led American mastodons to migrate: Their reaction to the interglacial periods could help predict what we may expect in this time of climate change

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Macron starts Lebanon trip by meeting Fairouz, awarding her Legion of Honor

By | 2020-09-01T14:57:06+00:00 September 1st, 2020|Middle East|

French President arrives for second visit since Beirut blast to meet with new prime minster and mark Lebanon's 100th anniversary

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Russian jet violates NATO airspace in attempt to intercept US B-52 bomber

By | 2020-09-01T14:07:05+00:00 September 1st, 2020|World|

“This incident demonstrates Russia’s disrespect of international norms and for the sovereign airspace of an Allied nation. We remain vigilant, ready and prepared to secure NATO airspace 24/7."

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Macron warns Lebanese leaders of sanctions if reforms are not swift

By | 2020-09-01T13:09:05+00:00 September 1st, 2020|Middle East|

Macron visited Beirut in the immediate aftermath of the port explosion that killed more than 190 people and injured 6,000.

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Mosque in Lebanon accidentally blasts pop song from loudspeaker

By | 2020-09-01T12:25:43+00:00 September 1st, 2020|Middle East|

A local resident filmed the scene as the song Mosh Khayfa by Lebanese pop star Nawal El Zoghi was played from the mosque's loudspeakers, usually used for the call to prayer.

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