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Krebs Daily Briefing 28 April 2016

International Air strikes hit Aleppo hospital, at least 27 killed: Observatory Air strikes hit a hospital in a rebel-held area of Syria’s Aleppo and killed at least 27 people, including three children and the city’s last pediatrician, the Syrian Observatory for Human Rights said on Thursday. A new wave of aerial bombing on Thursday on […]

Krebs Daily Briefing 27 April 2016

International Sweden on alert for possible IS attack in capital: local media Sweden has received intelligence about a possible attack on the capital by Islamic State militants, local media reported on Tuesday, and security services said they were investigating undisclosed information. Newspapers Aftonbladet and Expressen as well as public broadcaster Swedish Radio, citing unnamed sources, […]

Krebs Daily Briefing 26 April 2016

International A large, bipartisan group of senators is pushing the Obama administration to quickly reach a new foreign aid agreement with Israel, arguing that mounting security concerns in the Middle East are threatening the United States’ closest ally in the region. Eighty-one senators, including the Republican and Democratic leaders, sent President Obama a letter on Monday urging […]

Krebs Daily Briefing 21 April 2016

International Welcome to the China Debt, Shadow Banking, Wealth Management Product Nexus Here’s a growing list to further excite China bears this Thursday: Baoding Tianwei Group Co., China National Erzhong Group, Sinosteel Co., China Coal Huayun and China Railway Materials Co., Guangxi Nonferrous Metal Group, Greenland Holdings Corp.’s Yun Feng unit, and Dongbei Special Steel Group […]

Krebs Daily Briefing 18 April 2016

International Pope Francis Takes 12 Refugees Back to Vatican After Trip to Greece MYTILENE, Greece — Pope Francis made an emotional visit into the heart of Europe’s migrant crisis on Saturday and took 12 Muslim refugees from Syria, including six children, with him back to Rome aboard the papal plane. The action punctuated the pope’s pleas for […]