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15 May 2015 Military News

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  • Reporter's Notebook: Ex-CIA Official Talks Bin Laden, Drones, Intel VOA 15 May 2015 -- Former Deputy CIA director Michael Morell was a willing witness to some of the greatest events in my generation, and an unwilling participant in others. He stood next to President Bush on September 11, 2001; he was beside CIA Director Leon Panetta during the raid that killed Osama Bin Laden; and at times he was at the center of the political firestorm surrounding the 2012 Benghazi attack.
  • Over 100k leave Burundi amid unrest: UN Press TV 15 May 2015 -- The United Nations (UN) says more than 100,000 Burundians have been forced to leave their violence-stricken country, which recently witnessed a coup attempt.
  • Leaders of failed coup in Burundi surrender Press TV 15 May 2015 -- Attempts to force the Burundian president from power have been foiled, with coup leaders conceding and being arrested or hunted down by loyalist troops.
  • Burundi at risk of prolonged crisis, warns UN, urging attention to human rights and humanitarian situation UN News 15 May 2015 -- The United Nations human rights chief has voiced concern over the developments in Burundi over the past two days following a reportedly failed coup d'état in the country's capital and urged all armed forces and non-state actors to refrain from actions that may endanger civilians.
  • Burundi's Nkurunziza Thanks Security Forces for Thwarting Coup VOA 15 May 2015 -- Burundi President Pierre Nkurunziza on Friday thanked his security forces for stopping a military coup against his government.
  • Boston Bomber Sentenced to Death VOA 15 May 2015 -- Convicted Boston Marathon bomber Dzhokhar Tsarnaev has been sentenced to death over the April 2013 attack that killed three people and wounded 264 others.
  • Iran calls on UAE to seize Singapore-flagged vessel IRNA 15 May 2015 -- An Oil Ministry official called on the United Arab Emirates (UAE) to seize a Singapore-flagged vessel and hand it over to the country for seriously damaging an Iranian oil rig and fleeing the scene.



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