Attackers hit Venezuela military post, 1 soldier killed

CARACAS, Venezuela (AP) — Venezuela’s defense minister said that “extremist opposition sectors” attacked a military outpost near the border with Brazil early Sunday, killing at least one soldier before being chased down. Gen. Vladimir Padrino López said via Twitter that the attackers took a batch of weapons from the post, but that all the arms…

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Southern Venezuela military facility raided, one soldier dead: officials

CARACAS (Reuters) – Assailants raided a military facility in southern Venezuela early on Sunday morning, stealing weapons and killing one soldier, authorities said. Defense Minister Vladimir Padrino said police and the military had recovered all the stolen weapons and detained some suspects. He blamed the attack on “extremist sectors of the opposition,” without naming any…

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No, Christmas is not secular

Christmas is (finally) upon us. After months of red-and-green evergreen decorations in every store, and an increasingly unbroken stream of Santa-centric pop songs in every public place, the annual American onslaught reaches its peak this week. Every year, those of us who don’t celebrate Christmas find ourselves having the same debates over and over again,…

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A 6-year-old girl found a disturbing handwritten note in a Christmas card that claimed foreign prisoners were being forced to work in China

  Click Here: liverpool mens jersey The UK-based grocery-store chain Tesco has halted production at a factory in China after a report that the factory used forced labor to produce Christmas cards. A Sunday Times report revealed that a 6-year-old London girl found a disturbing handwritten note in a Christmas card purchased from the chain,…

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