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  • Green northern lights in sky over frozen Arctic waters (Shutterstock)

    The World Looks North

    23 April 2015 - Governments representing most of the world’s peoples will be watching when the eight member governments of the Arctic Council gather for a biennial meeting on 24–25 April.

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  • In his weekly address, President Obama spoke about his commitment to combatting the threat of climate change (White House video)

    Climate Change Can No Longer Be Ignored

    18 April 2015 - In his weekly address, President Obama spoke about his commitment to combatting the threat of climate change and to keeping ourselves and future generations safe.

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  • The Islamic State of Iraq and the Levant’s reduced operating areas in Iraq and Syria as of April 2015. (DoD photo)

    ISIL Loses More Territory in Iraq

    13 April 2015 - Some 25-30% of Iraqi territory has been taken back from the ISIL terrorist group control by coalition forces.

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  • Infographic on additional U$75M non-lethal aid to Ukraine

    U.S. Provides Additional $75 Million to Ukraine

    11 March - The U.S. has announced an additional $75 million in non-lethal aid to help the government of Ukraine fight pro-Russian separatist rebels in the country’s east.

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  • The arrival of the UK'S first F35 Lighting II Stealth Fighter Aircraft at Edward's AFB America on the 13th Jan 2015. (MOD)

    UK 17 Squadron Tests F-35 Stealth Fighter

    09 February - The UK's 17 Squadron has begun operational testing of the first F-35B Lightning II Stealth Fighter at Edwards Air Force Base in California.

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