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Body Bags and Enemy Lists: How Far-Right Police Officers and Ex-Soldiers Planned for ‘Day X’

Body Bags and Enemy Lists: How Far-Right Police Officers and Ex-Soldiers Planned for ‘Day X’

Body Bags and Enemy Lists: How Far-Right Police Officers and Ex-Soldiers Planned for ‘Day X’ Body Bags and Enemy Lists: How Far-Right Police Officers and Ex-Soldiers Planned for ‘Day X’ “We don’t know how it got from there to him,” said Claudia Lange, a prosecutor. Three other police officers are being investigated on suspicion of helping Mr. Gross. Asked during …

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Trump announces ‘surge’ of federal officers to Chicago despite outrage over Portland crackdown

Trump announces 'surge' of federal officers to Chicago despite outrage over Portland crackdown

Trump announces ‘surge’ of federal officers to Chicago despite outrage over Portland crackdown Trump announces ‘surge’ of federal officers to Chicago despite outrage over Portland crackdown The Independent employs reporters around the world to bring you truly independent journalism. To support us, please consider a contribution. Donald Trump has announced he will “surge” federal law enforcement officers to Chicago “immediately” to …

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White House defends sending federal officers to US cities – but refuses to say what their mission is

White House defends sending federal officers to US cities - but refuses to say what their mission is

White House defends sending federal officers to US cities – but refuses to say what their mission is White House defends sending federal officers to US cities – but refuses to say what their mission is The Independent employs reporters around the world to bring you truly independent journalism. To support us, please consider a contribution. Donald Trump‘s top spokeswoman on …

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Police Officers Found Guilty in Acid Attack. But Doubts Remain.

Police Officers Found Guilty in Acid Attack. But Doubts Remain.

Police Officers Found Guilty in Acid Attack. But Doubts Remain. Police Officers Found Guilty in Acid Attack. But Doubts Remain. JAKARTA, Indonesia — An anticorruption investigator, Novel Baswedan, was walking home from his neighborhood mosque in Jakarta three years ago when two men approached by motorbike and threw acid in his face. The attack left him blind in one eye …

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White House dodges questions and blames ‘rogue intelligence officers’ for leaking Russian bounty claims

White House dodges questions and blames ‘rogue intelligence officers’ for leaking Russian bounty claims White House dodges questions and blames ‘rogue intelligence officers’ for leaking Russian bounty claims White House dodges questions and blames ‘rogue intelligence officers’ for leaking Russian bounty claims | The Independent The White House on Tuesday blamed “rogue intelligence officers” for leaking classified information about alleged …

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22 Police Officers Injured in Scuffles at Illegal London Block Party

22 Police Officers Injured in Scuffles at Illegal London Block Party

22 Police Officers Injured in Scuffles at Illegal London Block Party 22 Police Officers Injured in Scuffles at Illegal London Block Party At least 22 police officers were injured in South London on Wednesday night as they tried to disperse crowds that had gathered for an illegal outdoor party in defiance of coronavirus restrictions, the police said. Gatherings of more …

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‘Our police officers are to be guardians and not warriors’: Atlanta mayor orders police to deescalate following killing of Rayshard Brooks

'Our police officers are to be guardians and not warriors': Atlanta mayor orders police to deescalate following killing of Rayshard Brooks

‘Our police officers are to be guardians and not warriors’: Atlanta mayor orders police to deescalate following killing of Rayshard Brooks ‘Our police officers are to be guardians and not warriors’: Atlanta mayor orders police to deescalate following killing of Rayshard Brooks The Independent employs over 100 journalists around the world to bring you news you can trust. Please consider …

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Why Are So Many N.Y.P.D. Officers Refusing to Wear Masks at Protests?

Why Are So Many N.Y.P.D. Officers Refusing to Wear Masks at Protests?

Why Are So Many N.Y.P.D. Officers Refusing to Wear Masks at Protests? Why Are So Many N.Y.P.D. Officers Refusing to Wear Masks at Protests? Riot helmets, ballistic vests, shields, batons — fully decked-out police officers have become staples in New York City as the protests against racism and police brutality approach their third week. But increasingly, one piece of equipment …

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Germany Tries Syrian Officers for Crimes Against Humanity

Germany Tries Syrian Officers for Crimes Against Humanity

Germany Tries Syrian Officers for Crimes Against Humanity Germany Tries Syrian Officers for Crimes Against Humanity BEIRUT, Lebanon — After her arrest for protesting against the government in Syria in 2011, Nouran Alghamian landed in a notorious interrogation center, locked in a bug-infested isolation cell so small that she couldn’t lie down. She begged to see the center’s commander, Anwar …

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‘We’re being thrown to the wolves’: 200 New York police officers test positive for coronavirus

‘We’re being thrown to the wolves’: 200 New York police officers test positive for coronavirus

Seven per cent of New York’s police department is on sick leave with suspected coronavirus, as officers complain their health is being put at risk. Leaked reports from inside the NYPD reveal that there is a shortage of personal protection equipment (PPE) and limited adherence to measures around exposure of the virus.  On Tuesday, reports suggested that 211 NYPD officers …

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