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Ex-Military Officers Criticize Spain’s Government and Praise Franco

Ex-Military Officers Criticize Spain’s Government and Praise Franco

Ex-Military Officers Criticize Spain’s Government and Praise Franco Ex-Military Officers Criticize Spain’s Government and Praise Franco MADRID — Earlier this month, 271 former members of Spain’s armed forces used the anniversary of the country’s Constitution to issue a manifesto criticizing the left-wing coalition government and warning that Spain’s unity was under threat. The manifesto was published shortly after chats were …

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Russian Officers Were Near Navalny When He Was Poisoned, Report Says

Russian Officers Were Near Navalny When He Was Poisoned, Report Says

Russian Officers Were Near Navalny When He Was Poisoned, Report Says Russian Officers Were Near Navalny When He Was Poisoned, Report Says Officers from a secret Russian spy unit with expertise in poisonous substances trailed the Russian opposition leader Aleksei A. Navalny for years and were nearby at the time he was exposed to a highly toxic nerve agent that …

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4 Officers in France Are Charged Over Beating of a Black Music Producer

4 Officers in France Are Charged Over Beating of a Black Music Producer

4 Officers in France Are Charged Over Beating of a Black Music Producer 4 Officers in France Are Charged Over Beating of a Black Music Producer PARIS — Four police officers have been charged over the beating of a Black music producer in Paris this month, the authorities in France said on Monday, in a case that has shocked the …

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Video of Police Beating Black Man in Paris Fuels Debate on Filming Officers

Video of Police Beating Black Man in Paris Fuels Debate on Filming Officers

Video of Police Beating Black Man in Paris Fuels Debate on Filming Officers Video of Police Beating Black Man in Paris Fuels Debate on Filming Officers PARIS — Video of police officers beating a Black man in Paris caused an outcry in France on Thursday, fueling criticism of a new bill that would place restrictions on sharing footage of security …

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London Police to Recruit 40% of Officers From Minority Backgrounds

London Police to Recruit 40% of Officers From Minority Backgrounds

London Police to Recruit 40% of Officers From Minority Backgrounds London Police to Recruit 40% of Officers From Minority Backgrounds While Prime Minister Boris Johnson has acknowledged that there was “much more that we need to do” to tackle racism, it took him days to address the death of Mr. Floyd or the protests in London, and he accused some …

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‘Good guys are demonized, criminals are canonised’: One of the officers in Breonna Taylor raid speaks out in fiery email

City restricts access before decision in Breonna Taylor case

‘Good guys are demonized, criminals are canonised’: One of the officers in Breonna Taylor raid speaks out in fiery email ‘Good guys are demonized, criminals are canonised’: One of the officers in Breonna Taylor raid speaks out in fiery email A Louisville sergeant at the centre of the Breonna Taylor investigation sent a mass email on Tuesday defending police actions …

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Somalia’s Army Told Her to Sew a Skirt. Now She’s One of Its Top Officers.

Somalia’s Army Told Her to Sew a Skirt. Now She’s One of Its Top Officers.

Somalia’s Army Told Her to Sew a Skirt. Now She’s One of Its Top Officers. Somalia’s Army Told Her to Sew a Skirt. Now She’s One of Its Top Officers. NAIROBI, Kenya — When Iman Elman decided to enlist in the Somali National Army in 2011, the officer distributing uniforms gave her one shirt and two pairs of pants. Puzzled, …

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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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