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Iraq: Aid agencies inundated as thousands flee Fallujah

0 Visits: 273 | 19 June 2016 11:00
About 2,300 families have fled the Iraqi city of Fallujah over the past 24 hours, according to an international aid group, as government forces and their

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Euro 2016: France expels Russia far-right fan chief Shprygin

0 Visits: 255 | 16 June 2016 13:19
The far-right leader of the Russian footballer supporters' association is being thrown out of France following violence at the England-Russia Euro 2016

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Anderson Cooper Covering Orlando Shooting With Touch of Empathy

0 Visits: 404 | 16 June 2016 13:06
of the Orlando massacre on CNN this week when, uncharacteristically, his voice wavered and he drew up short. For moments, viewers around the country heard only silence, and then the sounds of the anchor struggling to compose himself.

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Refugee crisis: 20 children among dead in Niger desert

0 Visits: 231 | 16 June 2016 13:04
People smugglers in Niger abandoned 34 refugees- including 20 children- in the Sahara desert where they died of thirst.

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French policeman and companion killed in knife attack

0 Visits: 361 | 14 June 2016 09:32
An attacker has killed a French police commander and his partner at their home in a Paris suburb before being shot dead by police officers.

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Syria civil war: 224 killed in first week of Ramadan

0 Visits: 270 | 14 June 2016 09:28
At least 224 people were killed in the first week of Ramadan in Syria, with the majority of the deaths resulting from bombings by Syrian and Russian warplanes, according to a monitor.

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Orlando shooting: Vigils held around world to honour victims

0 Visits: 371 | 14 June 2016 09:19
Vigils have been held in Orlando, Florida, and around the world for the victims of Sunday's deadly gun attack on a gay nightclub.

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Syria civil war: Dozens killed in Idlib air strikes

0 Visits: 221 | 13 June 2016 09:32
Idlib city and the province by the same name is held by a coalition of rebel groups [Ammar Abdullah/ Reuters] Air strikes have killed at least 27 people in rebel-held areas in Syria's northwestern Idlib province, a monitoring group has said.

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Explosion rocks Blom Bank headquarters in Beirut

0 Visits: 213 | 13 June 2016 09:23
A bomb has exploded in Beirut outside the headquarters of the Lebanese Blom Bank, inflicting heavy material damage but no fatalities.

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Euro 2016 violence: England, Russia given final warning

0 Visits: 373 | 13 June 2016 09:18
European football's governing body has warned the English and Russian federations that their teams could be disqualified from Euro 2016 if there isfurther violenceby their supporters.

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Mali: Conflict puts over 250,000 orphans at risk

0 Visits: 235 | 12 June 2016 11:44
Fighting over the last four years has killed hundreds of people in Mali. There are fewer battles involving government troops, separatists and al-Qaeda fighters but the war is far from over.

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Florida Pulse gay club attacked in Orlando - multiple injuries

1 Visits: 588 | 12 June 2016 11:38
There are multiple injuries after an attacker opened fire inside a gay nightclub in the Florida city of Orlando, police say.

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Freed Gaddafi loyalists found dead in Libya's Tripoli

0 Visits: 334 | 12 June 2016 11:34
The bodies of at least 12 loyalists to the former Libyan leader Muammar Gaddafi have been found in the country's capital, Tripoli, just days after they were released from prison.

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Germany 'failing to deal' with surge in hate crimes

0 Visits: 226 | 10 June 2016 10:23
Germany is failing to deal with a surge in hate crimes and signs of "institutional racism" among law-enforcement agencies, according to Amnesty International.

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US election: Barack Obama endorses Hillary Clinton

0 Visits: 281 | 10 June 2016 10:19
US President Barack Obama has officially endorsed fellow Democrat Hillary Clinton for president, saying he did not think there had ever been a nominee "so qualified" for the White House.

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France Euro 2016: Hollande warns unions against disrupting tournament

0 Visits: 247 | 10 June 2016 10:14
French President Francois Hollande has warned against attempts to disrupt Euro 2016 with strike action, on the eve of the football tournament.

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Arrest made in killing of Jordan intelligence agents

0 Visits: 459 | 07 June 2016 11:33
A suspect has been arrested in the killing of five Jordanian intelligence officers at a security office outside a Palestinian refugee camp close to Amman, a government official told national media.

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Hillary Clinton 'secures Democratic nomination' - AP

0 Visits: 448 | 07 June 2016 11:24
Hillary Clinton has clinched the Democratic nomination for US president after reaching the required number of delegates, an AP tally suggests.

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Istanbul bomb attack on police bus 'kills 11'

0 Visits: 298 | 07 June 2016 11:17
A car bomb attack targeting a police bus has killed at least 11 people in central Istanbul, officials say.

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Australia storm kills three people, with more missing

0 Visits: 337 | 06 June 2016 10:10
Three people are dead and more are missing after massive storms flooded rivers, uprooted trees and tore into beaches along Australia's east coast.

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