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Russia's been at war with the US for years – they just didn't know it

Russia's been at war with the US for years – they just didn't know it



2018-04-16T21:00:01+0000

COMMENT Even Donald J. Trump, who'd been blocking his ears to the evidence for years, is coming around to acknowledge the depth and forcefulness of the Russian challenge to the US and its allies.

It's taken a while, but it seems that the US is starting to grasp the nature of the campaign that Russia has been waging against it for years.



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24 minutes ago

NSW Police Force

Four men have been arrested after an alleged armed robbery and police pursuit across Newcastle and Lake Macquarie.

Just after 10.30pm yesterday (Wednesday 25 April 2018), police were called to a licensed premises on Maryland Drive, Maryland, following reports a group of men, allegedly armed with weapons, entered the venue.

The group threatened a 29-year-old staff member, before assaulting him and demanding cash.

The group fled the scene with a sum of cash in a black Holden Commodore.

Officers attached to Newcastle City and Lake Macquarie Police District established a crime scene and commenced inquiries into the circumstances surrounding the incident.

A short time later, officers attached to Lake Macquarie and Newcastle Police District located the Holden Commodore on Frederick Street, Glendale, and attempted to stop the vehicle.

A pursuit was initiated and continued until the vehicle stopped in Rayford Street, Warners Bay.

With assistance from NSW Police Force dog unit, four men where located nearby and arrested.

Two men, aged 26 and 30, were taken to John Hunter Hospital where they remain under police guard.

A 24-year-old man was taken to Newcastle Police Station and 25-year-old man was taken to Waratah Police Station.

A secondary crime scene was established at Rayford Street, with police continuing to conduct a number of inquiries.

Inquiries are continuing, with charges expected.

Police are urging anyone with information in relation to this incident to call Crime Stoppers on 1800 333 000 or use the Crime Stoppers online reporting page: nsw.crimestoppers.com.au/ Information you provide will be treated in the strictest of confidence. We remind people they should not report crime information via our social media pages.
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Good doggo 😘😘

Too close to home.....we had dinner there night before.....

Gai Burton

Darren Baylis

Rob Paric

2 hours ago

NSW Police Force

A man has been charged with drink driving after allegedly striking a number of parked vehicles in Sydney’s west.

Police were called to Bridge View Street, Blacktown, just before 10.15pm yesterday (Wednesday 25 April 2018), following reports a Toyota Camry had struck several stationary vehicles, before fleeing the scene.

Upon arrival, officers attached to Blacktown Police Area Command established a crime scene and commenced a search of the area.

A short time later, police located a man hiding in an alley way, just off Bridge View Street.

The 28-year-old man was arrested and taken to Blacktown Police Station, where he refused to provide a breath analysis.

He was issued a future court attendance notice and is due to appear at Blacktown Local Court on Friday 8 June 2018.

Further investigations will be made by police in relation to the damaged vehicles.

While police attended the incident, a number of neighbours became involved in an argument. Police spoke to the groups involved and will make inquiries into the circumstances surrounding the incident.
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8 hours ago

NSW Police Force

Police have been able to confirm that a small earthquake struck near Bathurst earlier today.

About 5.39pm today (Wednesday 25 April 2018), police from Bathurst were contacted by several concerned residents after reports of loud noises and movement in the area.

Officers from Chifley Police District commenced investigations into the incident and were subsequently able to determine that a small earthquake had occurred just out of Bathurst.

Residents of Glanmire, Brewongle, O’Connell, Yetholme and Napoleon Reef all reported hearing noises similar to explosions, and that their residences were shaking.

The earthquake registered a magnitude of 2.6 on the Richter scale.

Police have conducted extensive patrols of property and infrastructure around Bathurst and have not been able to locate any damage, or received any reports of injury at this time.

Officers have urged members of the public to remain calm and contact police if they have serious concerns.
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Karen Lea

Dean

Toby Daniel

Not good news

Anna Carey is Mitch at Uni or on hols?

Only a 2.6 so pretty sweet. Orange is getting a few too aren't they?

Keegan Sheridan

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David Mapletoft Did u feel anything

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Kimbalee 😱

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Matt Cauchi still want to move there?

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Mel, feel anything?

Stefanie Schultz xx

Geoff Morrison. Earthquake or did you have a big meal. Lol

Daniel Dunnett

Janine

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Dwayne The Rock Johnson takes things to new heights in #SkyscraperMovie - coming to cinemas this July. po.st/U0DURs ...

 

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Trevor Calderr Melly Moo

Genevieve Ednie-Lockett 🐎🐎 that horse is dark, look at him damn climbing that crane hahah

Benjamin Ebersbach another ripper

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Brodie Irwin

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12 hours ago

NSW Police Force

Great news! A man reported missing from Sydney’s south has been located safe and well today.

A 62-year-old man was reported missing after he left a nursing home in South Hurstville about 10am yesterday (Tuesday 24 April 2018).

About 1.30pm today (Wednesday 25 April 2018), police located the man safe and well in Miranda.

Police wish to thank the public and the media for its assistance.
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fantastic news

That's great

how can he just leave a nursing home? the mind boggles.....

Great news

Thank goodness for that. 🖒

That's great to hear xxx

Excellent news

Yay!💗

Great news

AWESOME NEWS

15 hours ago

NSW Police Force

Join us live at 10am on Friday to see Class 333 join the ranks of the NSW Police Force. ...

 

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Oh I can't wait I have just set a alarm for such a event!!!!

Ash Lee not long mate lol

Makes you feel old. Class 118 and now class 333 where did the years go. 215 classes wow.

Best wishes to you all.

Madi

Terry James can’t wait!

James Hill

Fionna Griffiths this will be you soon!!!

Good luck guys. We need more good recruits in our police force. Kind regards. Boyd Pantle.

I remember my Graduation Parade on 27th June 1980 like it was yesterday. These people will remember Friday for the rest of ther lives too.👍

Well done everyone!

Congratulations everyone.💙

Congratulations one and all.

congratulations

Charlene, Leisa ..... what a great day it’s going to be ! Can’t wait !!

Best wishes for a long, safe career all graduates.

Derya Güler ❤️

Congratulations to all graduates!! God bless you all. Hope you all have a safe and long career!

Stay Safe Boys & Girls

Stay safe

Congratulations everyone such an honour, you should all be very proud. The proudest day of my life was watching my daughter graduate 7 years ago.

Congrats. Stay safe on duty.

Am i to old to join im 67

Lozzy Nicole

Congratulations all the graduates of class 333our son graduated last year

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15 hours ago

NSW Police Force

NSW Police Force officers participating in the Sydney CBD March ...

 

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Very special

Thank you for your service...

Amazing photos on a special day your mates with you in spirit thank you for your service.

Thank you

My Brother In Law led the Queensland Police contingent in the Brisbane ANZAC Parade for a couple of years running some years ago. Respect for these people.

It was always a challenge and an honour to write the operation orders for this and the many other major City Anzac Day events in my time at Metro Area Office - 1967 to '82.

It should be called the no more Nazis march. That was the whole point you know

Get rid of the Nazis. Not let them in Australian government hello idiots

Cops are tops

Congratulations a job well down

This Contingent ,Smart ,Proud ,Tough

Let the traditions continue!

Great experience for me as guest of Manly Warringah Pipe Band! I was really touched and as Swiss a never forgetable day!!! 🇦🇺🇨🇭

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Thank you. ...

Thank you.

To all Guests visiting today, please note we will be observing ANZAC Day with a moment of silence at 11am throughout the park. ...

To all Guests visiting today, please note we will be observing ANZAC Day with a moment of silence at 11am throughout the park.

 

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#Respect ❤️

22 hours ago

Australia.com

Lest We Forget. ...

Lest We Forget.

 

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Around Australia today, Anzac Day services are being held at dawn to remember all Australians and New Zealanders who served and died in war and in service for their country. The spirit of Anzac and its qualities of courage, mateship, and sacrifice continue to live on and have become an important part of our national identity. Hundreds of services and marches are held around the country throughout the day today including the National Ceremony held at the Australian War Memorial in Visit Canberra. If you’re heading to Canberra sometime, allow a few hours to visit the Memorial; it’s open 364 days and entry is via gold coin donation.

Once when I was in OZ, I was talking to some other Americans about going to see Fort Scratchley and a guy said "Australia has an army?" Being an American veteran, I said "Please don't say that in public. Everywhere we've been, they were with us and I can't in good conscience protect you from the mess you will find yourself in." Thank you for your service around the world.

My Great Uncle. After surviving Gallipoli he died at Moquet Farm France 8th August 1916 aged 21. Lest We Forget.

Visited this memorial a few days ago. Today is Anzac day, April 25.

Been there last year, beautiful place, just like we have here at Ypres Belgium, the Menin Gate.

At the going down of the sun, we will remember them. In memory of my grandfather Os Turnbull who fought at Gallipoli and in France. He came back with what is now known as PTSD - but sadly was never treated because nobody knew what to do........

We visited the Australian War Memorial in Dec 2016, it was very moving.

Thank you Boys, we will notforget

Thinking of my Aussie friends as they commerate Anzac Day

In Memory of my Uncle Henry Anthony Jowett Flying Officer RAAF WW2 who died at the age of 27 The Uncle I never got to meet as he died so young. Lest we forget these brave soldiers who gave their lives for our peace

"Those heroes that shed their blood and lost their lives . . . You are now lying in the soil of a friendly country. Therefore rest in peace. There is no difference between the Johnnies and the Mehmets to us where they lie side by side here in this country of ours . . . You, the mothers, who sent their sons from faraway countries wipe away your tears; your sons are now lying in our bosom and are in peace, after having lost their lives on this land they have become our sons as well." Mustafa Kemal ATATÜRK

Thank you to all the vets for your service and sacrifice, god bless!!

استرالیا همیشه احمق بوده و خواهد ماند. تاریخ انگلیس شوم، قتل و کشتار در سراسر جهان است. اشتباه که دوباره نه صد باره میخواهد تکرار کند. اینبار همرای من و دگر مهاجرین میکند.

One of my best memories of any trip I have taken is having the honor to attend a pre-dawn ceremony, then the Brisbane parade, of ANZAC Day 2016. I dearly want to return Down Under and experience it again some day.

To our NZ neighbours and comrades across the ditch - Lest We Forget. 😓

yes..early here..but ANZAC day in AU and NZ..we remember in the U.S...

Learned this poem 50 years ago as a schoolgirl in Perth. Powerful. Never forget.

I have so many relatives who served in the services both women and men. My grandfather at the Western Front, my dad over the skies of Europe. To them I thank you. To all those that continue to serve this country I thank you

We visited the one in Melbourne too ...very nice...loved the flame always lit...

Thank You All For Your Service, Rest In Peace !!!

From the botton of my heart I send condolences and many blessings to all . Rest in Peace.

ANZAC Day 2018..so much meaning and importance for the two Antipodean countries. No greater sacrifice

When I was growing up in Brisbane in the 70s and 80s, I never saw or heard mention of poppies, but they are all over war memorials today. I know their origin from the battlefields of France, but when were they introduced into ANZAC celebrations?

We're all Australians now. . Australia takes her pen In hand, To write a line to you, To let you fellows understand, How proud we are of you. . From shearing shed and cattle run, From Broome to Hobson’s Bay, Each native-born Australian son, Stands straighter up today. . The man who used to ‘hump his drum’ on far-out Queensland runs, Is fighting side by side with some, Tasmanian farmer’s sons. . The fisher-boys dropped sail and oar to grimly stand the test, Along that storm-swept Turkish shore with miners from the West. . The old state jealousies of yore, Are dead as Pharaoh’s sow, We’re not State children any more, We’re all Australians now!. . Our six-starred flag that used to fly, Half-shyly to the breeze, Unknown where older nations ply, Their trade on foreign seas. . Flies out to meet the morning blue, With vict’ry at the prow, For that’s the flag the Sydney flew, The wide seas know it now!. . The mettle that a race can show, Is proved with shot and steel, And now we know what nations know, And feel what nations feel. . The honoured graves beneath the crest, Of Gaba Tepe hill, May hold our bravest and our best, But we have brave men still. . With all our petty quarrels done, Dissentions overthrown, We have, through what you boys have done, A history of our own. . Our old world diff’rences are dead, Like weeds beneath the plough, For English, Scot, and Irish-bred, They’re all Australians now!. . So now we’ll toast the Third Brigade, That led Australia’s van, For never shall their glory fade, In minds Australian. . Fight on, fight on, unflinchingly, Till right and justice reign. Fight on, fight on, till victory, Shall send you home again. . And with Australia’s flag shall fly, A spray of wattle bough, To symbolize our unity, We’re all Australians now. . A B (Banjo) Paterson.

mort pour nous ils avais 18 ans et 20 ans que de peine aux mamans et papa et merite d aller voir ces cimetères en françe j y ais amener mon fils etais siderer de voir des milliers de croix de jeune morts oubliè il me disait papa non jamais ont ne doit oubliè

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There is always one. 🚢 #BlockersMovie ...

 

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Olivia Psyhogios hahahahaha we get it, such an awesome movie so f-ing hilarious

Bryce Mouzer I didn't know you were an actor

Joanne Elise Deftereos 😂😂

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2 days ago

Australia.com

Cycle with care - crabs crossing! 🦀🦀🦀

Today, Google released Street View of Christmas Island Tourism which captures the annual migration of 60 million red crabs. See it here: bit.ly/ChristmasIslandSV

Photo: Faulkner Photography
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Cycle with care - crabs crossing! 🦀🦀🦀

Today, Google released Street View of Christmas Island Tourism which captures the annual migration of 60 million red crabs. See it here: bit.ly/ChristmasIslandSV

Photo: Faulkner Photography

 

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Google recently took the Street View trekker to Christmas Island Tourism and joined the island’s red crabs as they marched in the millions from the forest to the sea for their annual migration. Starting today on Google Maps Street View and Google Earth, you can explore Christmas Island's unique wildlife, dazzling ocean vistas and lush rainforests, including the grand finale of the red crab migration—the spawning. The red crabs wait all year for this very moment—and the precise alignment of the rains, moon and tides—to release their eggs at the coastal waters. Photo: Google

Christmas Island Tourism's "nowhere else in the world" attraction is its annual red crab migration, in which 60 million red land crabs make their way from their burrows in the forests down to the coast to spawn at the beginning of the wet season, forming carpets of crabs miles long. It's a spectacle that Sir David Attenborough has described as one of the greatest natural wonders on earth. Migration time is usually in late October and November, but you will see thousands carpeting the landscape at any time of year, especially in the forests. Photo: Faulkner Photography

Ioana... bucket list item?

Good morning Australia! This image is called "Get stuck in traffic"! Amazing nature!

Love this! See pictures of it on the internet every year. Never get tired of it!

I have never seen so many crabs in the one place!

I watched this on my saved programs on Foxtel only last night, so interesting.

This could be the origin of the phrase “Holy Crab!!!”

Omg! How beautiful is your country ! If I ever have the time and money I am going to see this country !

Minjung Jo really want to see them

Saw this on a David Attenborough program, many years ago.

That's my kind of traffic jam ;)

Dawn Irl..this is a bit crabbie 😂😂😂😂

Joshua Denney - something for you to look forward to.

Used to live there for years in Government House. Dad was the Manager of the Island it is an amazing place to grow up.

My son visited Christmas Island when he was on Patrol Boats and said if you stood still long enough they would be all over you.

Butter, garlic, and a boiling pot of water. Game on!!

Neat. Had lil crabs coming from a lagoon to our outdoor tree home floor in a jungle at Costa Rica.The night was alive with jungle insect sounds and scruffling sounds of crabs moving about.

Soma Mazumder I know you might cringe... But add this also in our bucket list 😁

Amy and Geoff!! I'm going to have to be sedated the entire time when I visit. 😲😟😭😨😰😬😳🤠🙏💊

Nicole C Smith or run them all over accidentally because one was trying to get through the crack in the sliding door all night.

I think they're cool and all but that many of them all around me could make me strongly want to get away haha :P

With the right alarmist caption and a share into some environmentalist groups, we can incite a global warming panic (!)

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2 days ago

Australia.com

No need to ask Wayne how his Monday's going 😳

Photo: Mark Fitz Photography
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No need to ask Wayne how his Mondays going 😳

Photo: Mark Fitz Photography

 

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We'd like to apologise for this shot. Wayne's not normally in such a bad mood - he's just not his usual happy self on Mondays, which is understandable! Thankfully, the other turtles that live on Visit Queensland, Australia's Great Barrier Reef Marine Park are very polite and love to swim with humans. We're really not sure why Wayne's got his knickers in such a knot (even on a Monday), as he lives in the beautiful clear waters surrounding Lady Elliot Island Eco Resort in the Southern Great Barrier Reef, which is basically paradise. Oh well, lucky tomorrow is a Tuesday! Photo: Mark Fitz Photography

Haha! Love it!!! My dream to see turtles and baby turtles. Save the turtle!!!

Wayne and I are *definitely* on the same page about Mondays! ;-)

Yes, even turtles 🐢🐢🐢 can get pi*sed off sometime. We should treat them with respect.😉😉😉

I'd Love to chill out with Wayne as soon as I get there! He seems like a cool dude🤘🏽

Vicki haha this is great, Monday's do suck!

Wayne Nicholls There’s a turtle with your name! Wonder if we can find him when we there! 🇦🇺😘

Belinda Webster Brittany Goodman his name is Wayne, I have actually found my spirit animal!!!!

Saw him in February this year

All the sass...

I love wayne!!

Meanwhile in Ningaloo...

I legit feel the same

Is Wayne flipping the bird? 🤣🤣

He's saying stop throwing rubbish into my ocean

It's almost as if wildlife knows they are gonna end up on FaceBook...

To all the plastic in the ocean 🌊!

what a remarkable photo! incredbly lucky to see this

Hahahaha..... so cute !!! I love him . 🐢 hes sayn respect my home and space .... 💚

Totally warranted #turtlesaysnotoplastic

Hey Jeremy no matter where you live Mondays just suck

Looks nice & relaxed.... with a hint of expression....lol

Andy Moore Wayne looked pretty happy when we saw him cruising past in Redcliffe Qld Community last Monday!! 😂😂

About time this little gem started getting some heavy rotation! So good Mark Fitz Photography!

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Yes, we're open this ANZAC day, 10am - 5pm! ...

 

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Krystal Burton would u go on this ride then lol

Adam Spencer

Benjamin Andrew Purves

Kiri Fonotia round two

Brock Brodie

Maddison Paley 🎡🎢

Stayc Freeth

Devi Maskey Shasha Kanchi Shrestha Rasmi Adhikari Mijula Buddhacharya Sara La Subba soniya rozy n Sabee KC let go 😆😉

Lisa Shaw

Yes going

Luke E Muscedere this one too!

Hang tight. #Skyscraper is in cinemas July 12. ...

Hang tight. #Skyscraper is in cinemas July 12.

 

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Does The Rock have like a certain quota of movies he has to do a year or the devil will eat his soul after he made a deal with him for muscles and fame???

Wouldn’t suprise me if he makes a cameo in avengers and takes out thanos but not before a 1 liner and hilariously funny joke

Lets hope this movie isn't as bad and silly as rampage

ANOTHER LOSER ACTOR IN A LOSER MOVIE.

Oh good I was wondering when his next one was coming out... its only been 6 days I was getting worried

I'm seriously getting sick of seeing the rock he can't even act

Andrew Lesslie how is it even possible for a person to be in this many films

Ricky Bryson- Birthday night movie!!

Another movie to watch Natalie Nd Benjii ..... babysitting duties lol 😍

Jack Miller how many movies Is this puppet in

🤔.. is he in the Avengers as well?? He’s in everything !!😂

Bec Smith i swear this guy has a new movie every 6 weeks

Jake Gray How many movies about buildings does this guy wanna keep doing 😂 😂

Isabel this is what I was talking about

Sydney from the horror movie SCREAM acts as the rocks wife in the movie.

This almost looks like an April fools joke. That’s how awful this looks....

Tien Do does this guy ever stop hahah

Declan Jamieson jeez the rock is PUMPING out classics hahahaha

Another Rock movie , that's crazy .. He's gotta be trying to break a record or set the bar high Ericka Rose Johnson

Dwayne "The Rock" Johnson in every movie in 2018-2019

Glenn Shaw looks like another date night 🍿🍿😆

Omg Bronte Howard he's in another movie... Wonder if he ever sleeps hahaha

Jerohm Bernardino omggg he’s got so much movies!!!! Let’s watch this

This guy is just raking in the cash Baillie Marshall

Aaand another one for your parents haha Glen Dias

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OPEN TODAY. Back in the swing of things, AW is open 10am - 5pm - have an AWesome day! #AWgoliath ...

OPEN TODAY. Back in the swing of things, AW is open 10am - 5pm  - have an AWesome day! #AWgoliath

 

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Aly Joy Gillard

Kristy

Larnie Turner 😍

Monique Van Den Elzen Luke E Muscedere .... this is like the funnest ride ever!

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