China Blocks Many Virtual Private Networks, Used To Skirt Internet Censorship, In New Crackdown
Part of an increasingly vigorous online censorship campaign in the country.
by Mark Hanrahan
Saudi Arabia's King Abdullah dies aged 90
Brother Salman has become kingdom’s new ruler.

Jamaica considers marijuana legalisation and production
Bill also proposes that smoking marijuana will be banned in public spaces.
by BBC
Service door to Argentinian prosecutor’s home not fully locked
New findings raise questions over death of Alberto Nisman, who was found shot dead after alleging terrorist attack ‘cover up.’
by AP

Israeli Mossad Goes Rogue, Warns U.S. on Iran Sanctions
Mossad says new Iran sanctions bill would tank Iran nuclear negotiations.
by Josh Rogin, Eli Lake
Cuba and US open historic talks in Havana
Closed-door talks will focus on migration issues.
by AFP

China beheading: Two dead in brutal knife attack at Yan'an city shopping mall
A person has reportedly been beheaded at a shopping mall in Yan’an, China.
by Lewis Dean
Paris mayor Anne Hidalgo: We intend to sue Fox News
“When we’re insulted, and when we’ve had an image, then I think we’ll have to sue…”
by Gregory Wallace, Brian Stelter

Soldiers to guard Belgian Jewish sites as Europol warns of further attacks
Protection stepped up across Europe – with UK police on highest alert level ever – in wake of series of terrorist incidents.
by Chris Johnston
Fresh Wave of Violence at Niger Anti-Charlie Hebdo Protests
Police have fired tear gas at demonstrators in Niger.
by Sputnik

UK And US Announce Joint Anti-Terror Plans
Announcement comes amid fears about the spread of terrorism.
by Sky News

Saudi Arabia Building 600-Mile-Long Wall Along Iraqi Border
Meanwhile Obama opens the borders for everyone.
by Sputnik
Pope Advocates Violence in Response to Free Speech, But That's How Jesus Died
Jesus Christ was crucified for stating he was the Son of God.
by Kit Daniels

Report: Three dead in anti-terrorism raid in Belgium
Anti-terror police operation in Verviers leaves three dead, day after Belgium man with ties to Paris kosher supermarket terrorist turns himself in to authorities.
Pope Francis Defends Freedom of Speech, but Urges Not to Make Fun of Faith
Francis insisted that it was an “aberration” to kill in the name of God.
by Sputnik