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John Kerry: Malaysia Airlines Jet Brought Down By Russian Missile

John Kerry Malaysia Airlines

U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry said Sunday that a Russian missile brought down Malaysia Airlines Flight MH17, according to Reuters. Appearing on CNN’s State of the Union, Kerry said that “it’s pretty clear that this is a [missile] system that was transferred from Russia.” He declined to say Russian President Vladimir Putin was “culpable”… Read more »

Wider Parking Spaces For China’s Women Drivers Spark Sexism Debate

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A mall in China is currently under fire for allotting wider parking spaces for their women patrons. Dashijiedaduhui – or “World Metropolis”, a popular mall in the northern port city of Dalian, China, has recently unveiled parking spaces specially made for women drivers. Each of these parking spaces are 30 centimeters (11.811 inches) wider than… Read more »

Prince George Walks, Wears Adorable Overalls In New Official Photo

Prince George walks in new photo.

Cutie alert! Prince George has a new official picture, shared by the proud parents, Prince William and Duchess Kate, in which he is seen walking and wearing adorable denim overalls. The photo was released to mark the heir to the throne’s first birthday on July 22. The tiny royal has grown like a weed since… Read more »

U.S. Drone Strike Attacks Taliban In Pakistan, Kills Eleven

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Ever since the United States incorporated drones publicly, the manned-by-remote-control flying machines were met with either acceptance or hostility. Here on The Inquisitr, we reported on both sides. With drones, we were able to see what goes on within the beautiful danger zone of a fireworks display, as well as providing an alternative option for… Read more »

MH17 Crash: Dutch ‘Angry, Furious’ About Mistreatment Of Victims

MH17 crash: Dutch government furious about handling of site.

The Dutch are reportedly furious about reports that the bodies of victims of the Malaysia Airlines Flight MH17 crash are receiving less than appropriate treatment by Ukranian authorities — or whoever is in charge of the crash site. The Netherlands suffered the most in the downing of the plane, allegedly at the hands of pro-Russian… Read more »

Three Israelis Charged In Murder Of Mohammed Abu Khdeir

Khdeir's Killers Indicted, Names Withheld For Public Safety

Three Israeli suspects have been indicted for the grisly murder of Palestinian teenager Mohammed Abu Khdeir. Their names are being currently withheld, to protect their families from violent reprisals which could further inflame a small region already at war with itself. One Jewish man and two minors, both 17 years old, reenacted the murder at… Read more »

Malawi Suspends Anti-Gay Laws Due To Country’s Financial Struggles

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Malawi will be suspending its harsh anti-gay laws in response to the African country’s current struggles with its state budget, according to Malawian paper Nyasa Times. Secretary for Justice and Solicitor General Janet Chikaya-Banda addressed the United Nations Human Rights Committee in Geneva last Wednesday to inform the international body of the current reforms in… Read more »

Costa Concordia Floated For Final Journey To Genoa

Costa Concordia Re-Floated Gigilo

The wreck of the Costa Concordia was re-floated Monday and will soon begin its final journey to the port of Genoa, where it will be broken up for scrap. The massive luxury liner ran aground on rocks near the island of Giglio on January 13, 2012 and capsized, killing 32 people. The rusting remains of… Read more »

Malala Yousafzai In Nigeria For ‘Bring Back Our Girls’

Malala Yousafzai Nigeria Girls

Malala Yousafzai arrived in Abuja, Nigeria on her 17th birthday to campaign for the plight of more than 250 young girls kidnapped by the terrorist group Boko Haram more than three months ago. Yousafzai, who survived an assassination attempt in her home country of Pakistan, made the trip to support the “Bring Back Our Girls”… Read more »

Cambodia Military Helicopter Crash Kills Five, Injures One

Cambodia helicopter crash

A military helicopter has crashed near the Cambodian capital of Phnom Penh, killing five individuals, including a Cambodian Air Force Commander. According to The Cambodia Daily, the helicopter was carrying a total of six people. Most of the people inside the helicopter were pilot trainees and Brigadier General Ieng Vanarith was on the flight to… Read more »

Forced Out Of The Rainforest

Uncontacted Tribe Is a Thriving Healthy Community When Their Land Is Preserved

Out of the rainforest they’ve come, asking for food and clothes. On June 29, they approached a local environmental protection group for help, speaking an unknown language and using animal sounds to express emotions. It was the first time anyone in Brazil had officially made contact with an isolated Indian tribe for twenty years. For… Read more »

Israeli Troops Enter Gaza To Raid Missile Sites

captured Israeli soldier, Hamas

The United Nations, along with the United States, are doing all they can for a cease-fire to happen between Palestine and Israel as the death toll reaches 135. Even Palestine-supporters, whether they be Muslim, Jew, or Christian, are calling for Palestinian peace, especially in front of the Israeli Embassy in London. Despite this, the next… Read more »

Thousands Of Pro-Palestine Rioters Swarm Israeli Embassy In London

Israeli Embassy in London

The amplified conflict between Israel and Palestine has drawn a line in the sand pertaining to how people outside of the war zone. Because of certain situations, such as the Israeli Air Force showing their dominance in less than thirty minutes and Benjamin Netanyahu directly calling out Barack Obama and John Kerry, the world in… Read more »

Israel Calls Up Troops To The Gaza Border, Awaiting Order To Attack

Israeli soldier, Hamas, captured

The war between Israel and Gaza has picked up exponentially over the last three days. We here at The Inquisitr kept readers up-to-date with the situation in which the Arab nations were now attacking the country of God’s people. In response, Israel initiated Operation Protective Edge to protect their people with an iron dome. At… Read more »

Germany Demands Answers From U.S. Amid New Spy Scandal

Germany Spy Scandal

German government officials are demanding answers amid new allegations of spying by the United States that came to light Friday, when a German intelligence officer was arrested on charges of selling secrets. The man, a 31-year-old employee of the BND intelligence agency, apparently “has admitted passing to an American contact details about a special German… Read more »