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‘This is about guns’: Florida student survived shooting same way as grandfather decades ago – World – CBC News

When the shots rang out at her Florida high school, Carly Novell hid in a closet for safety — just like her grandfather did to escape a 1949 shooting rampage in New Jersey. Now, in the aftermath of a massacre, she’s one one of several demanding action on U.S. gun laws.

Source: ‘This is about guns’: Florida student survived shooting same way as grandfather decades ago – World – CBC News

Is the Turkish Attack on Afrin Intended to Split the U.S.-Kurdish Alliance? — Astute News

The successful Syrian army operation to liberate Abu-Duhur airbase left a large enclave (pink) controlled by al-Qaeda and ISIS fighters in east-Hama. Further advances towards Idleb have been halted for now to clean up the cauldron that could otherwise create future troubles behind the lines. Most of the al-Qaeda/HTS aligned Takfiris are though to have […]

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Syria: Long Way off to Peace — Astute News

The Intra-Syrian Dialogue Congress held on January 30, 2018 in Sochi, which was missed out by the major opposition forces – the Sunni organizations supported by Saudi Arabia and the USA, and the Kurds of the Syrian Democratic Forces, whose participation was opposed by Turkey, was doomed in advance to the lack of quick and tangible […]

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