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express
Prince George and Princess Charlotte showered with gifts in Canadaand similar organisations. The Duke and Duchess sat down to chat with a govern
Prince George and Princess Charlotte showered with gifts in Canada
express / Posted an hour ago
and similar organisations. The Duke and Duchess sat down to chat with a government-assisted refugee family from Syria. Alaa Al Mahameed, 36, and wife Yosra, 35, came to Canada with their daughters Reemas, 3, and Reetaj, 2, in August and... Read more
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Manila Bulletin
Britain’s Prince William, Kate tour Vancouver without kidsleaders were as attentive to their country’s plight. Canada has welcomed more t
Britain’s Prince William, Kate tour Vancouver without kids
Manila Bulletin / Posted 3 hours ago
leaders were as attentive to their country’s plight. Canada has welcomed more than 30,000 refugees since Trudeau became prime minister. “The message we hope they will deliver is to help people in need,” Alaa Almahameed said through an interp... Read more
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Daily Mirror
William and Kate visit Vancouver on day 2 of the royal tour - latest updatesDuchess met a Syrian family earlier today at the Immigrant Services Society of
William and Kate visit Vancouver on day 2 of the royal tour - latest updates
Daily Mirror / Posted 4 hours ago
Duchess met a Syrian family earlier today at the Immigrant Services Society of British Columbia (ISS) in east Vancouver. Alaa Al Mahameed, 36, and wife Yosra, 35, came to Canada with their daughters Reemas, 3, and Reetaj, 2, in August and... Read more
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Salon.com
Egypt moves to tighten borders after migrant ship tragedydied when their Europe-bound boat sank in the Mediterranean. Egyptian newspape
Egypt moves to tighten borders after migrant ship tragedy
Salon.com / Posted 18 hours ago
died when their Europe-bound boat sank in the Mediterranean. Egyptian newspapers on Sunday quoted presidential spokesman Alaa Youssef as saying that el-Sissi has also ordered that those behind the tragedy be brought to justice. The boat sank... Read more
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FOX News
Egypt Moves To Tighten Borders After Migrant Ship Tragedydied when their Europe-bound boat sank in the Mediterranean. Egyptian newspape
Egypt Moves To Tighten Borders After Migrant Ship Tragedy
FOX News / Posted 18 hours ago
died when their Europe-bound boat sank in the Mediterranean. Egyptian newspapers on Sunday quoted presidential spokesman Alaa Youssef as saying that el-Sissi has also ordered that those behind the tragedy be brought to justice. The boat sank... Read more
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Christian Today
Miracle in Aleppo: Girl, 10, buried under rubble following airstrike rescued by her 'Syrian saviour'reports. Miraculously, no one was reported killed in the airstrike. But Doha
Miracle in Aleppo: Girl, 10, buried under rubble following airstrike rescued by her 'Syrian saviour'
Christian Today / Posted yesterday
reports. Miraculously, no one was reported killed in the airstrike. But Doha nearly did get killed. Fortunately, Mohammed Alaa Al-Jaleel, a member of the city's emergency response unit, spotted Doha amid the rubble and rescued her. Dubbed as... Read more
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Rappler
Egypt migrant boat death toll rises to 79military said it had rescued 163 survivors. "There were 24 bodies recovered on
Egypt migrant boat death toll rises to 79
Rappler / Posted 2 days ago
military said it had rescued 163 survivors. "There were 24 bodies recovered on Friday," health ministry official Alaa Osman told the Agence France-Presse. Another 55 were brought to shore on Thursday. Authorities have arrested 4... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Toll Rises to 87 After Boat Capsizes Off CoastMediterranean Sea off Burg Rashid, a village in the northern Beheira province.
Toll Rises to 87 After Boat Capsizes Off Coast
AllAfrica.com / Posted 2 days ago
Mediterranean Sea off Burg Rashid, a village in the northern Beheira province. The undersecretary of the health ministry Alaa Othman said that the 32 recovered bodies included Egyptians, Arabs and Africans. On Thursday, four people suspected of... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Egypt migrant boat death toll rises to 79military said it had rescued 163 survivors. "There were 24 bodies recovered on
Egypt migrant boat death toll rises to 79
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 2 days ago
military said it had rescued 163 survivors. "There were 24 bodies recovered on Friday," health ministry official Alaa Osman told AFP. Another 55 were brought to shore on Thursday. Authorities have arrested four suspected people... Read more
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Al-Ahram Weekly
Committee shake-upa decision over MP Ahmed Mortada Mansour’s membership of the house left committ
Committee shake-up
Al-Ahram Weekly / Posted 3 days ago
a decision over MP Ahmed Mortada Mansour’s membership of the house left committee members divided. One group, led by lawyer Alaa Abdel-Moneim, criticised the committee’s chairman Bahaaeddin Abu Shoqa for his failure to implement a Cassation Court... Read more
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Al-Ahram Weekly
Thirty months onto be released. “Aya should be praised as a hero, someone who has championed t
Thirty months on
Al-Ahram Weekly / Posted 3 days ago
to be released. “Aya should be praised as a hero, someone who has championed the neglected,” Beyer said. Hegazy’s sister, Alaa Hegazy, who stood next to Beyer and Connolly, said her sister has been in good spirits during her detention but couldn’t... Read more
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Al-Ahram Weekly
Sending clear messagesagreed to continue mutual cooperation to resume flights to Sharm El-Sheikh in t
Sending clear messages
Al-Ahram Weekly / Posted 3 days ago
agreed to continue mutual cooperation to resume flights to Sharm El-Sheikh in the future,” Egyptian presidential spokesman Alaa Youssef said. Al-Sisi’s meetings also included talks with the US presidential candidates Hillary Clinton and Donald... Read more
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Australian Broadcasting Corporation
Germany in crisis: Refugees, fear, and a totalitarian pastago. It's a crisis exposing deep social divisions, and a rising tide of German
Germany in crisis: Refugees, fear, and a totalitarian past
Australian Broadcasting Corporation / Posted 3 days ago
ago. It's a crisis exposing deep social divisions, and a rising tide of German nationalism. Refugees are edgy.The refugee Alaa Taan, 22, is a medical student from Damascus in Syria. He fled after police imprisoned and tortured him for a month... Read more
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Irish Examiner
Dozens killed as boat capsizes off Mediterranean coastrefugees. Health Ministry spokesman Khaled Megahed said that the total number
Dozens killed as boat capsizes off Mediterranean coast
Irish Examiner / Posted 3 days ago
refugees. Health Ministry spokesman Khaled Megahed said that the total number of dead was still unknown. Local official Alaa Osman from Beheira province said the refugees were from several African countries. He said more than 150 people have... Read more
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Belfast Telegraph
Fears for loved ones as migrant boat capsizes off Alexandriamigrants. Health Ministry spokesman Khaled Megahed said that the total number
Fears for loved ones as migrant boat capsizes off Alexandria
Belfast Telegraph / Posted 3 days ago
migrants. Health Ministry spokesman Khaled Megahed said that the total number of dead was still unknown. Local official Alaa Osman from Beheira province said the migrants were from several African countries. He said more than 150 people have... Read more
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Lake Placid News
Migrant boat capsizes off Egypt, killing at least 42migrants. Health Ministry spokesman Khaled Megahed said that the total number
Migrant boat capsizes off Egypt, killing at least 42
Lake Placid News / Posted 3 days ago
migrants. Health Ministry spokesman Khaled Megahed said that the total number of dead was still unknown. Local official Alaa Osman from Beheira province said the migrants were from several African countries. He said over 150 people have been... Read more
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The Columbian
Migrant boat capsizes off Egypt, killing at least 42it sank. Health Ministry spokesman Khaled Megahed said that the total number o
Migrant boat capsizes off Egypt, killing at least 42
The Columbian / Posted 4 days ago
it sank. Health Ministry spokesman Khaled Megahed said that the total number of dead was still unknown. Local official Alaa Osman from Beheira province said the migrants were from several African countries. He said more than 150 people have... Read more
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NBC News
Migrant boat capsizes off Egypt, killing at least 42migrants. Health Ministry spokesman Khaled Megahed said that the total number
Migrant boat capsizes off Egypt, killing at least 42
NBC News / Posted 4 days ago
migrants. Health Ministry spokesman Khaled Megahed said that the total number of dead was still unknown. Local official Alaa Osman from Beheira province said the migrants were from several African countries. He said over 150 people have been... Read more
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Boston Herald
Migrant boat capsizes off Egypt, killing at least 42migrants. Health Ministry spokesman Khaled Megahed said that the total number
Migrant boat capsizes off Egypt, killing at least 42
Boston Herald / Posted 4 days ago
migrants. Health Ministry spokesman Khaled Megahed said that the total number of dead was still unknown. Local official Alaa Osman from Beheira province said the migrants were from several African countries. He said over 150 people have been... Read more
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Hawaii News Now
Migrant boat capsizes off Egypt, killing at least 42migrants. Health Ministry spokesman Khaled Megahed said that the total number
Migrant boat capsizes off Egypt, killing at least 42
Hawaii News Now / Posted 4 days ago
migrants. Health Ministry spokesman Khaled Megahed said that the total number of dead was still unknown. Local official Alaa Osman from Beheira province said the migrants were from several African countries. He said over 150 people have been... Read more
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WECT 6 Wilmington
Migrant boat capsizes off Egypt, killing at least 42migrants. Health Ministry spokesman Khaled Megahed said that the total number
Migrant boat capsizes off Egypt, killing at least 42
WECT 6 Wilmington / Posted 4 days ago
migrants. Health Ministry spokesman Khaled Megahed said that the total number of dead was still unknown. Local official Alaa Osman from Beheira province said the migrants were from several African countries. He said over 150 people have been... Read more
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Boston Globe
Migrant boat capsizes off Egypt, killing at least 29authorities said. Health Ministry spokesman Khaled Megahed said the total numb
Migrant boat capsizes off Egypt, killing at least 29
Boston Globe / Posted 4 days ago
authorities said. Health Ministry spokesman Khaled Megahed said the total number of dead was still unknown. Local official Alaa Osman from Beheira province said the migrants were from several African countries. He said 155 people have been rescued... Read more
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WBOC Salisbury
Migrant boat capsizes off Egypt, killing at least 42it sank. Health Ministry spokesman Khaled Megahed said that the total number o
Migrant boat capsizes off Egypt, killing at least 42
WBOC Salisbury / Posted 4 days ago
it sank. Health Ministry spokesman Khaled Megahed said that the total number of dead was still unknown. Local official Alaa Osman from Beheira province said the migrants were from several African countries. He said over 150 people have been... Read more
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WLOX-TV Biloxi
Migrant boat capsizes off Egypt, killing at least 42it sank. Health Ministry spokesman Khaled Megahed said that the total number o
Migrant boat capsizes off Egypt, killing at least 42
WLOX-TV Biloxi / Posted 4 days ago
it sank. Health Ministry spokesman Khaled Megahed said that the total number of dead was still unknown. Local official Alaa Osman from Beheira province said the migrants were from several African countries. He said over 150 people have been... Read more
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FOX 11 Tucson
Migrant boat capsizes off Egypt, killing at least 29said. Health Ministry spokesman Khaled Megahed said that the total number of d
Migrant boat capsizes off Egypt, killing at least 29
FOX 11 Tucson / Posted 4 days ago
said. Health Ministry spokesman Khaled Megahed said that the total number of dead was still unknown. Local official Alaa Osman from Beheira province said the migrants were from several African countries. He said 155 people have been rescued... Read more
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Orange County Register
Migrant boat heading to Euro[pe capsizes off Egypt, killing at least 29said. Health Ministry spokesman Khaled Megahed said that the total number of d
Migrant boat heading to Euro[pe capsizes off Egypt, killing at least 29
Orange County Register / Posted 4 days ago
said. Health Ministry spokesman Khaled Megahed said that the total number of dead was still unknown. Local official Alaa Osman from Beheira province said the migrants were from several African countries. He said 155 people have been rescued... Read more
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New Kerala
At least 20 migrants perish in shipwreck off Egypt - newkerala.com #122026by satellite TV network Al-Jazeera said there may have been up to 600 people on
At least 20 migrants perish in shipwreck off Egypt - newkerala.com #122026
New Kerala / Posted 4 days ago
by satellite TV network Al-Jazeera said there may have been up to 600 people on board. Egypt's Health Undersecretary Alaa Osman declared a state of emergency in Beheira, Egptian daily Youm7 said on its website. A total of 3,213 people died... Read more
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Boston Herald
Migrant boat capsizes off Egypt, killing at least 29said. Health Ministry spokesman Khaled Megahed said that the total number of d
Migrant boat capsizes off Egypt, killing at least 29
Boston Herald / Posted 4 days ago
said. Health Ministry spokesman Khaled Megahed said that the total number of dead was still unknown. Local official Alaa Osman from Beheira province said the migrants were from several African countries. He said 155 people have been rescued... Read more
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Hawaii News Now
Migrant boat capsizes off Egypt, killing at least 29said. Health Ministry spokesman Khaled Megahed said that the total number of d
Migrant boat capsizes off Egypt, killing at least 29
Hawaii News Now / Posted 4 days ago
said. Health Ministry spokesman Khaled Megahed said that the total number of dead was still unknown. Local official Alaa Osman from Beheira province said the migrants were from several African countries. He said 155 people have been rescued... Read more
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Daily Mail
29 migrants dead as boat capsizes off Egyptlurching due to overcrowding near Rosetta in the city of Alexandria and that th
29 migrants dead as boat capsizes off Egypt
Daily Mail / Posted 4 days ago
lurching due to overcrowding near Rosetta in the city of Alexandria and that the death toll could rise. Local official Alaa Osman from Beheira province said the migrants were from several African countries and Syria. A boat headed for Europe... Read more
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DW
Boat carrying hundreds of migrants capsizes off Egyptian coast |men, 10 women and one child, reported local authorities. Around 155 people hav
Boat carrying hundreds of migrants capsizes off Egyptian coast |
DW / Posted 4 days ago
men, 10 women and one child, reported local authorities. Around 155 people have been rescued so far, said Beheira official Alaa Osman, adding that workers are still pulling bodies from the water. Other Egyptian officials have said the migrants and... Read more
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Belfast Telegraph
Migrant boat capsizes off Egypt, killing at least 29said. Health ministry spokesman Khaled Megahed said that the total number of d
Migrant boat capsizes off Egypt, killing at least 29
Belfast Telegraph / Posted 4 days ago
said. Health ministry spokesman Khaled Megahed said that the total number of dead was still unknown. Local official Alaa Osman from Beheira province said the migrants were from several African countries. He said 155 people have been rescued... Read more
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WECT 6 Wilmington
Migrant boat capsizes off Egypt, killing at least 29said. Health Ministry spokesman Khaled Megahed said that the total number of d
Migrant boat capsizes off Egypt, killing at least 29
WECT 6 Wilmington / Posted 4 days ago
said. Health Ministry spokesman Khaled Megahed said that the total number of dead was still unknown. Local official Alaa Osman from Beheira province said the migrants were from several African countries. He said 155 people have been rescued... Read more
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FOX News
Migrant Boat Capsizes Off Egypt, Killing At Least 20has capsized off the Mediterranean coast near the city of Alexandria, killing a
Migrant Boat Capsizes Off Egypt, Killing At Least 20
FOX News / Posted 4 days ago
has capsized off the Mediterranean coast near the city of Alexandria, killing at least 20 people. Health Ministry official Alaa Osman from Beheira province says that 155 people have been rescued, but that bodies are still being found in the area.... Read more
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FOX News
Packed Refugee Boat Capsizes Off Egypt, Killing At Least 20has capsized off the Mediterranean coast near the city of Alexandria, killing a
Packed Refugee Boat Capsizes Off Egypt, Killing At Least 20
FOX News / Posted 4 days ago
has capsized off the Mediterranean coast near the city of Alexandria, killing at least 20 people. Health Ministry official Alaa Osman from Beheira province says that 155 people have been rescued, but that bodies are still being found in the area.... Read more
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Belfast Telegraph
Boat 'carrying 600 migrants' capsizes off Egypt, killing at least 20coast near the Egyptian city of Alexandria, killing at least 20 people, authori
Boat 'carrying 600 migrants' capsizes off Egypt, killing at least 20
Belfast Telegraph / Posted 4 days ago
coast near the Egyptian city of Alexandria, killing at least 20 people, authorities said. Health ministry official Alaa Osman, from Beheira province, said that 155 people have been rescued, but that bodies are still being found in the... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
Migrant boat capsizes off Egypt, killing at least 20has capsized off the Mediterranean coast near the city of Alexandria, killing a
Migrant boat capsizes off Egypt, killing at least 20
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 4 days ago
has capsized off the Mediterranean coast near the city of Alexandria, killing at least 20 people. Health Ministry official Alaa Osman from Beheira province says that 155 people have been rescued, but that bodies are still being found in the area.... Read more
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CBS News
Dozens killed as packed boat sinks in Mediterraneanofficials told Egyptian media at least 29 people were dead and 150 had been res
Dozens killed as packed boat sinks in Mediterranean
CBS News / Posted 4 days ago
officials told Egyptian media at least 29 people were dead and 150 had been rescued. Health Ministry official Alaa Osman from Beheira province said 155 people had been rescued, but that bodies were still being found in the area. He... Read more
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Brandon Sun
Migrant boat capsizes off Egypt, killing at least 29said. Health Ministry spokesman Khaled Megahed said that the total number of d
Migrant boat capsizes off Egypt, killing at least 29
Brandon Sun / Posted 4 days ago
said. Health Ministry spokesman Khaled Megahed said that the total number of dead was still unknown. Local official Alaa Osman from Beheira province said the migrants were from several African countries. He said 155 people have been rescued... Read more
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Times of Malta
Boat 'carrying 600 migrants' capsizes off Egypt, killing at least 20coast near the Egyptian city of Alexandria, killing at least 20 people, authori
Boat 'carrying 600 migrants' capsizes off Egypt, killing at least 20
Times of Malta / Posted 4 days ago
coast near the Egyptian city of Alexandria, killing at least 20 people, authorities said. Health ministry official Alaa Osman, from Beheira province, said that 155 people have been rescued, but that bodies are still being found in the... Read more
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SKY News
Boat carrying 600 migrants capsizes near Egypthad been found during ongoing searches, while some 150 people are thought to ha
Boat carrying 600 migrants capsizes near Egypt
SKY News / Posted 4 days ago
had been found during ongoing searches, while some 150 people are thought to have been rescued. Health ministry official Alaa Osman, from Beheira province, said the migrants were from several African countries. The incident happened near the... Read more
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WECT 6 Wilmington
Migrant boat capsizes off Egypt, killing at least 20has capsized off the Mediterranean coast near the city of Alexandria, killing a
Migrant boat capsizes off Egypt, killing at least 20
WECT 6 Wilmington / Posted 4 days ago
has capsized off the Mediterranean coast near the city of Alexandria, killing at least 20 people. Health Ministry official Alaa Osman from Beheira province says that 155 people have been rescued, but that bodies are still being found in the area.... Read more
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Daily Mirror
Aid convoy turned into raging inferno as 'Russian' aircraft fire at UN trucksended. Read More The vehicles were delivering aid for 78,000 people in the ha
Aid convoy turned into raging inferno as 'Russian' aircraft fire at UN trucks
Daily Mirror / Posted 6 days ago
ended. Read More The vehicles were delivering aid for 78,000 people in the hard-to-reach town of Urm al-Kubra. REUTERS/Alaa Al-FaqirA boy rides a bicycle near a hole in the ground after an airstrike Getty ImagesSyrians walk through the rubble... Read more
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SKY News
'Thirst uprising' fears as Tunisia water runs dryauthorities have announced more than 700 water supply cuts which officially las
'Thirst uprising' fears as Tunisia water runs dry
SKY News / Posted 6 days ago
authorities have announced more than 700 water supply cuts which officially last from several hours to three days, but Alaa Marzouki of the Tunisian citizens' water observatory, Watchwater, said that in some regions the cuts have lasted nearly... Read more
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Daily Mirror
Brit forces were involved in airstrike which 'killed dozens of Syrian soldiers'a war that has shattered Syria, uprooting 11 million people and creating the wo
Brit forces were involved in airstrike which 'killed dozens of Syrian soldiers'
Daily Mirror / Posted 6 days ago
a war that has shattered Syria, uprooting 11 million people and creating the world’s worst-ever refugee crisis. REUTERS/Alaa Al-FaqirA boy rides a bicycle near a hole in the ground after an airstrike on Sunday in the rebel-held town of Dael And... Read more
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The China Post
Reviving tradition, Arab beer brewers make markis a very liberal place, compared to surrounding countries." Karadsheh and oth
Reviving tradition, Arab beer brewers make mark
The China Post / Posted 7 days ago
is a very liberal place, compared to surrounding countries." Karadsheh and other up-and-coming brewers — Shepherds founder Alaa Sayej in the West Bank and Colonel creator Jamil Haddad in Lebanon — stumbled onto their career-changing passion by... Read more
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Reuters
Syria truce 'will not hold out' says senior rebel sourceA rebel fighter walks next to a tank in Jubata al-Khashab, in Quneitra countrys
Syria truce 'will not hold out' says senior rebel source
Reuters / Posted 8 days ago
A rebel fighter walks next to a tank in Jubata al-Khashab, in Quneitra countryside, Syria September 11, 2016. REUTERS/Alaa Al-Faqir Civil defense members search for survivors under the rubble at a site hit by airstrikes in the rebel-controlled town... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
U.S. Congressman Demands Release of Aya Hegazymotivation. Enough is enough. It's time to free Aya." Following Beyer's meetin
U.S. Congressman Demands Release of Aya Hegazy
AllAfrica.com / Posted 9 days ago
motivation. Enough is enough. It's time to free Aya." Following Beyer's meeting with Hegazy's brother Basel and sister Alaa, they were joined by Northern Virginia U.S. Representative Gerry Connolly for a press conference, where Connolly also... Read more
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Manitoulin Expositor
Anishinabek celebrates lifetime achievementsyear, the AN7GC coordinates this important event to honour, celebrate and prese
Anishinabek celebrates lifetime achievements
Manitoulin Expositor / Posted 10 days ago
year, the AN7GC coordinates this important event to honour, celebrate and present Anishinabek lifetime achievement awards (ALAA) to outstanding Anishinabek citizens, nominated by another community member. People who have made a lifelong commitment... Read more
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NBC Washington
Congressmen Urge Egypt to Release Virginia Woman From Jailspeedy trial. ``Aya should be praised as a hero, someone who has championed th
Congressmen Urge Egypt to Release Virginia Woman From Jail
NBC Washington / Posted 10 days ago
speedy trial. ``Aya should be praised as a hero, someone who has championed the neglected,'' Beyer said. Hijazi's sister, Alaa Hijazi, said Thursday that her sister has generally been in good spirits during her detention, but she couldn't say how... Read more
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