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UK plans special force to train anti-IS fighters - Business Standard


UK plans special force to train anti-IS fighters
Business Standard
This could boost recruitment to the UK's Special Air Service (SAS) at a time when elite military personnel are in increasingly high demand. The new battalions "would be doing what the American Green Berets do at the moment," a defence source told the ...

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Political wrangling is to blame for UK's 'productivity slowdown', MPs told - The Independent


Political wrangling is to blame for UK's 'productivity slowdown', MPs told
The Independent
Warring politicians have contributed to the UK's ?productivity slowdown?, according to evidence passed to the House of Commons' Business Select Committee. The Civil Engineering Contractors Association (CECA), which represents companies that build and ...

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Go inside a historic Soviet spy ship that just went on sale for $25.5 million - Business Insider


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Go inside a historic Soviet spy ship that just went on sale for $25.5 million
Business Insider
For the most part, however, the vessel was used to spy on the US and Britain during the Cold War. Originally used as a passenger ferry, La Sultana was transformed a third time in 2007, when it became a stunning private yacht. Scroll down to see what ...

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