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At Least 16 Killed In Nigerian Suicide Bomber Attack

Posted On February 15, 2015

(Abuja) -- At least 16 people are dead after a suicide bomb attack in northeastern Nigeria. Elections scheduled for this weekend were earlier postponed due to fears that voters would not be safe. Nigeria, Chad, Niger and Cameroon have committed military forces to destroy Boko Haram. Gary Alfonso reports.   Play Clip

Denmark Police ID Alleged Shooter

Posted On February 15, 2015

(Copenhagen) -- Police in Denmark are identifying the gunman who they say is responsible for killing two people and wounding several others in separate attacks in Copenhagen. Investigators say 22-year-old Omar el-Hussein is the man behind the shootings that may have been inspired by the attack on French satirical magazine "Charlie Hebdo" . The Danish-born…

Reports of Ukraine Ceasefire Violations

Posted On February 15, 2015

(Moscow) -- Ukraine's military and Russian-backed militants are accusing each other of violating a new ceasefire in eastern Ukraine just hours after it came into effect. Hope has been expressed that the ceasefire could be a first step in implementing a longer-term peace plan. Tom Barton reports.   Play Clip

Ceasefire Takes Effect In Ukraine

Posted On February 15, 2015

(Donetsk) -- A ceasfire in eastern Ukraine is holding so far. It went into effect at midnight after an intense final hours of fighting in which shells could be heard exploding every few seconds. Ukraine has been involved in fierce fighting with pro-Russian separatists. Washington has for months accused Russia of supplying rebels with troops…

Denmark Spy Chief: Shooter May Have Been Inspired By Charlie Hebdo Attack

Posted On February 15, 2015

(Copenhagen) -- The attack on French satirical magazine "Charlie Hebdo" may have inspired the gunman allegedly responsible for killing two people and wounding several others in Copenhagen. Denmark's spy chief Jens Madsen says the attacker was known to intelligence officials prior to the attack, and they are looking into whether he was influenced by last…