Australia's defence minister releases documents exposing crimes Australia's defence minister has released a batch of internal "hot issue" documents that expose over 100 crimes, mishaps and delinquent behaviour by troops, including an alleged murder, sexual assaults and bar fights.
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AFRICABREAKING NEWS: In Libya, angry protesters have stormed the offices of the National Transitional Council (NTC) in the eastern city of Benghazi. ~ SZH/HGH
US deploys 12,000 troops in Libya. The United States has sent some 12,000 soldiers to Libya, in the first phase of deployments to the oil-rich North African nation. According to Asharq Alawsat, the troops landed in the eastern oil port city of Brega. Although the deployment is said to be aimed at generating stability and security in the region, the troops are [...]
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