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Kadyrov orders universal DNA testing in Chechnya to help identify children kidnapped by ISIS

The head of the Chechen Republic has ordered a universal DNA test to help identify and retrieve Russian children who had been taken to terrorist-control territories in the Middle East.


76 Countries Are Now Involved in Washington’s Perpetual “War on Terror”

The Costs of War Project has produced not just a detailed visual representation of the true extent of the war on terror, but the first map of its kind ever. It offers an astounding look at Washington’s counterterror wars across the globe: their spread, the deployment of U.S. forces, the expanding missions to train foreign counterterror forces, the 1000+ American bases that make them possible, the drones and other air strikes essential to them, and the U.S. combat troops to fight them.



Nobel Peace Prize Winner President Obama Dropped 26,171 Bombs in 2016

In 2016, President Obama’s last year in office, the United States dropped 26,171 bombs in seven countries, the vast majority (24,287) targeting Syria and Iraq. That amounts to 72 bombs per day – three bombs per hour – every day for the entire year.