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US House approves new sanctions against Iran, Russia, N Korea

The Republican-controlled US House of Representatives votes overwhelmingly to impose new sanctions against Iran, Russia and North Korea. The lower chamber of the US Congress made the move Tuesday despite ...

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Pentagon Plans to Use Machine Learning to Help Fight Daesh by End of This Year

As the line between business, tech and military blurs, the private sector is partnering with the Pentagon to introduce the use of artificial intelligence (AI) algorithms to sort through monstrous heaps of data in hopes of gleaning useful information ...

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Russian Army Provides Civilians in Syria’s Quneitra With Humanitarian Aid

Russian military officers from the Defense Ministry’s Syrian reconciliation center provided the settlement of Jabah in the southwestern province of Quneitra, including in the war-torn country’s de-escalation zones, with humanitarian aid, a Sputnik correspondent reported Sunday. ...

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Russia: Airstrike may have killed Daesh leader Baghdadi

Russia’s Defense Ministry says its airstrike may have killed Daesh leader Abu Bakr al-Baghdadi in the Syrian city of Raqqah. In a statement released on Friday, the ministry said it was ...

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