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DW
'IS' bomb blast in Syrian Kurdish city kills dozens |has been relatively quiet and avoided the type of destruction witnessed in othe
'IS' bomb blast in Syrian Kurdish city kills dozens |
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has been relatively quiet and avoided the type of destruction witnessed in other parts of Syria during the six year civil war. In April, a suicide blast killed six members of the Kurdish internal security forces. The YPG, considered the... Read more
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Reuters
Syrian army says cut off all supply routes into east AleppoSyria's largest city, Aleppo has been divided between rebel-controlled and gove
Syrian army says cut off all supply routes into east Aleppo
Reuters / Posted 10 minutes ago
Syria's largest city, Aleppo has been divided between rebel-controlled and government-held sectors for five years of the civil war. Taking full control of the city would be a significant victory for President Bashar al Assad. An advance by... Read more
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Mail & Guardian
Meet Zimbabwe's superhero who may have been inspired by #ThisFlag's Evan Mawarirelook reminds you of The Avengers’ Captain America, you’re spot on. “Captain Z
Meet Zimbabwe's superhero who may have been inspired by #ThisFlag's Evan Mawarire
Mail & Guardian / Posted 22 minutes ago
look reminds you of The Avengers’ Captain America, you’re spot on. “Captain Z is based on Captain America from the movie, ‘Civil War’,” Ndlovu tells htxt.africa. “After watching it, we felt from we wanted to do something quite different from whats... Read more
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Brandon Sun
Witnesses say South Sudan soldiers raped dozens near UN campleaders said. The rapes in the capital of Juba highlighted two persistent prob
Witnesses say South Sudan soldiers raped dozens near UN camp
Brandon Sun / Posted 22 minutes ago
leaders said. The rapes in the capital of Juba highlighted two persistent problems in the chaotic country engulfed by civil war: targeted ethnic violence and the reluctance by U.N. peacekeepers to protect civilians. At least one assault... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
REX NELSON: The centenarianof the Jewish Experience in Arkansas, 1820s-1900s. David Solomon's grandfather
REX NELSON: The centenarian
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 40 minutes ago
of the Jewish Experience in Arkansas, 1820s-1900s. David Solomon's grandfather arrived from Germany shortly before the Civil War and had eight children--six boys and two girls. That second generation eventually would own a department store,... Read more
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KERA North Texas
Car Bomb Kills At Least 44 In Kurdish-Held Area Of Syriathe jihadist group last year." According to the United Nations, more than 280,
Car Bomb Kills At Least 44 In Kurdish-Held Area Of Syria
KERA North Texas / Posted 58 minutes ago
the jihadist group last year." According to the United Nations, more than 280,000 people have been killed since Syria's civil war began five years ago. Millions more have fled the country, seeking safety elsewhere. Copyright 2016 NPR. To see... Read more
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KPBS San Diego
Car Bomb Kills At Least 44 In Kurdish-Held Area Of Syriathe jihadist group last year." According to the United Nations, more than 280,
Car Bomb Kills At Least 44 In Kurdish-Held Area Of Syria
KPBS San Diego / Posted an hour ago
the jihadist group last year." According to the United Nations, more than 280,000 people have been killed since Syria's civil war began five years ago. Millions more have fled the country, seeking safety elsewhere. Copyright 2016 NPR. To see... Read more
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Daily Mail
South Sudan soldiers rape women and girls near UN camptheir injuries. The rapes in the capital of Juba highlighted two persistent pr
South Sudan soldiers rape women and girls near UN camp
Daily Mail / Posted an hour ago
their injuries. The rapes in the capital of Juba highlighted two persistent problems in the chaotic country engulfed by civil war: targeted ethnic violence and the reluctance by UN peacekeepers to protect civilians. On July 17, two armed... Read more
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York Daily Record
What you need to know about the latest Codorus Creek corridor plansarea in the future. Plans include a railroad turntable for Steam Into History.
What you need to know about the latest Codorus Creek corridor plans
York Daily Record / Posted an hour ago
area in the future. Plans include a railroad turntable for Steam Into History. The organization plans to bring its replica Civil War train to the city in the future. Using art to attract attention: Local artist Ophelia Chambliss has suggested... Read more
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Philly.com
Can Trump make nation believe in him?- has long been a worthy steward of this heritage. In his presidential nominati
Can Trump make nation believe in him?
Philly.com / Posted an hour ago
- has long been a worthy steward of this heritage. In his presidential nominating speech in 1880, with memories of the Civil War still fresh, James Garfield articulated the party's most storied contribution to this cause. Speaking to a raucous... Read more
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Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news
Ukraine wrestler Belenyuk grapples prejudice, funding woes before Riofinancial support. Belenyuk's father Vincent, who studied aviation in the form
Ukraine wrestler Belenyuk grapples prejudice, funding woes before Rio
Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news / Posted 2 hours ago
financial support. Belenyuk's father Vincent, who studied aviation in the former Soviet Union, was killed in Rwanda's civil war in the 1990s. Belenyuk grew up in the Ukrainian capital and proudly went on to represent his homeland. As... Read more
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The Daily Jeffersonian
AP News in Brief at 6:04 a.m. EDTleaders said. The rapes in the capital of Juba highlighted two persistent prob
AP News in Brief at 6:04 a.m. EDT
The Daily Jeffersonian / Posted 2 hours ago
leaders said. The rapes in the capital of Juba highlighted two persistent problems in the chaotic country engulfed by civil war: targeted ethnic violence and the reluctance by U.N. peacekeepers to protect civilians. At least one assault... Read more
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Naked Capitalism
John Helmer: The New Byzantine Alliance – Will Russia and Turkey Revolutionize the Center of the Old World?spread of the purges tell you this is a continuous coup, which could turn into
John Helmer: The New Byzantine Alliance – Will Russia and Turkey Revolutionize the Center of the Old World?
Naked Capitalism / Posted 2 hours ago
spread of the purges tell you this is a continuous coup, which could turn into ethnic or communal revolts at any time, or civil war. Russia is positioning itself, as it did in the past, in favour of the stability of the Turkish state – right now... Read more
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chroniclelive
Newcastle to house 80 refugee families from war-torn SyriaSince Syria was plunged into civil war some five years ago, 4.8 million people
Newcastle to house 80 refugee families from war-torn Syria
chroniclelive / Posted 2 hours ago
Since Syria was plunged into civil war some five years ago, 4.8 million people have been displaced - with half of those affected being children. Newcastle was one of the first cities to respond to the British Government’s call for local authorities... Read more
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DW
Myanmar makes a new attempt at unity |Civil war has been raging for nearly 70 years in Myanmar, from the moment, not
Myanmar makes a new attempt at unity |
DW / Posted 3 hours ago
Civil war has been raging for nearly 70 years in Myanmar, from the moment, not long after the country gained independence from Britain in 1948, when its ethnic minorities and political groups first took up arms. No government since has succeeded in... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Bemba Served His Time, Now Let Him Serve His PeopleEquateur Province in the country's northwest, an area the size of France. Betw
Bemba Served His Time, Now Let Him Serve His People
AllAfrica.com / Posted 3 hours ago
Equateur Province in the country's northwest, an area the size of France. Between 1998 and 2002, the DRC was in a state of civil war, with several African countries involved militarily in support of the government or in support of various rebel... Read more
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The Columbus Dispatch
Ward system best way to improve Columbusbest way to improve Columbus Letters Policy Submit Your Letter Also in Opini
Ward system best way to improve Columbus
The Columbus Dispatch / Posted 3 hours ago
best way to improve Columbus Letters Policy Submit Your Letter Also in Opinion I grew up in Albania during a two-year civil war, tanks crowding major roads, schools closed and boarded up; I came to Columbus to realize my American Dream.... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
UN Warns Kirr to Keep to Terms of Peace Agreementdialogue," the UN official said. South Sudan gained independence from Sudan in
UN Warns Kirr to Keep to Terms of Peace Agreement
AllAfrica.com / Posted 4 hours ago
dialogue," the UN official said. South Sudan gained independence from Sudan in 2011, but the country descended into civil war in 2013 after Kiir fired Machar as his vice president. But following a UN-sponsored peace agreement last August,... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Displaced Face Hungertheir fields and migrate north to Sudan, a country they seceded from only five
Displaced Face Hunger
AllAfrica.com / Posted 4 hours ago
their fields and migrate north to Sudan, a country they seceded from only five years ago following decades of brutal civil war. "All of the young people have gone to Sudan," said Abak Achuil, while kneeling in the dry soil to remove the weed... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
UN Warns Kiir Over Machar ReplacementPresident Salva Kiir that any political appointments must be consistent with a
UN Warns Kiir Over Machar Replacement
AllAfrica.com / Posted 4 hours ago
President Salva Kiir that any political appointments must be consistent with a peace deal that ended nearly two years of civil war. The warning came a day after Kiir replaced his vice president and rival Riek Machar with Taban Deng, in a move... Read more
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KX TV North Dakota
Witnesses say South Sudan soldiers raped dozens near UN campleaders said. The rapes in the capital of Juba highlighted two persistent prob
Witnesses say South Sudan soldiers raped dozens near UN camp
KX TV North Dakota / Posted 4 hours ago
leaders said. The rapes in the capital of Juba highlighted two persistent problems in the chaotic country engulfed by civil war: targeted ethnic violence and the reluctance by U.N. peacekeepers to protect civilians. At least one assault... Read more
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Beaumont Enterprise
Witnesses say South Sudan soldiers raped dozens near UN campleaders said. The rapes in the capital of Juba highlighted two persistent probl
Witnesses say South Sudan soldiers raped dozens near UN camp
Beaumont Enterprise / Posted 4 hours ago
leaders said. The rapes in the capital of Juba highlighted two persistent problems in the chaotic country engulfed by civil war: targeted ethnic violence and the reluctance by U.N. peacekeepers to protect civilians. less FILE- In this file... Read more
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The Signal
Gary Horton: Beware the dog whistlerand “the others” are at fault. Yes, America has always had challenges to overc
Gary Horton: Beware the dog whistler
The Signal / Posted 4 hours ago
and “the others” are at fault. Yes, America has always had challenges to overcome, from struggles for independence, to civil war, to world wars, to civil rights, health rights, human rights, and through the ups and downs of capitalism. Yet... Read more
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TribLIVE
Witnesses say South Sudan soldiers raped dozens near UN campleaders said. The rapes in the capital of Juba highlighted two persistent prob
Witnesses say South Sudan soldiers raped dozens near UN camp
TribLIVE / Posted 4 hours ago
leaders said. The rapes in the capital of Juba highlighted two persistent problems in the chaotic country engulfed by civil war: targeted ethnic violence and the reluctance by U.N. peacekeepers to protect civilians. At least one assault... Read more
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WBOC Salisbury
Witnesses say South Sudan soldiers raped dozens near UN campleaders said. The rapes in the capital of Juba highlighted two persistent prob
Witnesses say South Sudan soldiers raped dozens near UN camp
WBOC Salisbury / Posted 4 hours ago
leaders said. The rapes in the capital of Juba highlighted two persistent problems in the chaotic country engulfed by civil war: targeted ethnic violence and the reluctance by U.N. peacekeepers to protect civilians. At least one assault... Read more
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CBS News
Reports: South Sudan soldiers raped dozens near U.N. campleaders said. The rapes in the capital of Juba highlighted two persistent prob
Reports: South Sudan soldiers raped dozens near U.N. camp
CBS News / Posted 4 hours ago
leaders said. The rapes in the capital of Juba highlighted two persistent problems in the chaotic country engulfed by civil war: targeted ethnic violence and the reluctance by U.N. peacekeepers to protect civilians. At least one assault... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
Witnesses say South Sudan soldiers raped dozens near UN campleaders said. The rapes in the capital of Juba highlighted two persistent probl
Witnesses say South Sudan soldiers raped dozens near UN camp
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 4 hours ago
leaders said. The rapes in the capital of Juba highlighted two persistent problems in the chaotic country engulfed by civil war: targeted ethnic violence and the reluctance by U.N. peacekeepers to protect civilians. less FILE- In this file... Read more
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Daily Star
Olympics blunder: Two fighter jets CRASH into each other while training for Rio 2016Despite the discovery of wid Olympics: The Syrians going for gold in Rio Dama
Olympics blunder: Two fighter jets CRASH into each other while training for Rio 2016
Daily Star / Posted 4 hours ago
Despite the discovery of wid Olympics: The Syrians going for gold in Rio Damascus (AFP) - The front lines of Syria's civil war are just a few kilometres away, but at the Tishrin Stadium in Damascus, a handful of athletes are training hard for... Read more
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WLOX-TV Biloxi
Witnesses say South Sudan soldiers raped dozens near UN campleaders said. The rapes in the capital of Juba highlighted two persistent prob
Witnesses say South Sudan soldiers raped dozens near UN camp
WLOX-TV Biloxi / Posted 4 hours ago
leaders said. The rapes in the capital of Juba highlighted two persistent problems in the chaotic country engulfed by civil war: targeted ethnic violence and the reluctance by U.N. peacekeepers to protect civilians. At least one assault... Read more
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KESQ Palm Springs
Clinton foreign policy won't be Obama 2.0in Eastern Europe -- the conflict in Syria will not be resolved by wishful thin
Clinton foreign policy won't be Obama 2.0
KESQ Palm Springs / Posted 4 hours ago
in Eastern Europe -- the conflict in Syria will not be resolved by wishful thinking (or by ceding the issue to Russia), the civil war in Libya will not magically burn itself out, and Russian aggression in Eastern Europe needs to be countered much... Read more
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The Hamilton Journal News
Witnesses say South Sudan soldiers raped dozens near UN campleaders said. The rapes in the capital of Juba highlighted two persistent prob
Witnesses say South Sudan soldiers raped dozens near UN camp
The Hamilton Journal News / Posted 4 hours ago
leaders said. The rapes in the capital of Juba highlighted two persistent problems in the chaotic country engulfed by civil war: targeted ethnic violence and the reluctance by U.N. peacekeepers to protect civilians. At least one assault... Read more
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ABC 7 El Paso
Clinton foreign policy won't be Obama 2.0in Eastern Europe -- the conflict in Syria will not be resolved by wishful thin
Clinton foreign policy won't be Obama 2.0
ABC 7 El Paso / Posted 4 hours ago
in Eastern Europe -- the conflict in Syria will not be resolved by wishful thinking (or by ceding the issue to Russia), the civil war in Libya will not magically burn itself out, and Russian aggression in Eastern Europe needs to be countered much... Read more
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Hawaii News Now
Witnesses say South Sudan soldiers raped dozens near UN campleaders said. The rapes in the capital of Juba highlighted two persistent prob
Witnesses say South Sudan soldiers raped dozens near UN camp
Hawaii News Now / Posted 4 hours ago
leaders said. The rapes in the capital of Juba highlighted two persistent problems in the chaotic country engulfed by civil war: targeted ethnic violence and the reluctance by U.N. peacekeepers to protect civilians. At least one assault... Read more
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Philly.com
On The Market: Rustic charm at Stoney Hill in SoleburyA floor-to-ceiling chimney is made from stones that once made up the original f
On The Market: Rustic charm at Stoney Hill in Solebury
Philly.com / Posted 4 hours ago
A floor-to-ceiling chimney is made from stones that once made up the original fencing on the land. The stones date to the Civil War. It also gave the property, Stoney Hill, its name. Their renovations also introduced technology to the home... Read more
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Daily Herald
Witnesses say South Sudan soldiers raped dozens near UN campleaders said. The rapes in the capital of Juba highlighted two persistent prob
Witnesses say South Sudan soldiers raped dozens near UN camp
Daily Herald / Posted 4 hours ago
leaders said. The rapes in the capital of Juba highlighted two persistent problems in the chaotic country engulfed by civil war: targeted ethnic violence and the reluctance by U.N. peacekeepers to protect civilians. At least one assault... Read more
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WECT 6 Wilmington
Witnesses say South Sudan soldiers raped dozens near UN campleaders said. The rapes in the capital of Juba highlighted two persistent prob
Witnesses say South Sudan soldiers raped dozens near UN camp
WECT 6 Wilmington / Posted 4 hours ago
leaders said. The rapes in the capital of Juba highlighted two persistent problems in the chaotic country engulfed by civil war: targeted ethnic violence and the reluctance by U.N. peacekeepers to protect civilians. At least one assault... Read more
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The Scranton Times-Tribune
Your guide to area meetings and events4, Sept. 1, Oct. 6, Nov. 3, Dec. 1, 7 p.m., North Pocono Public Library, 1315 C
Your guide to area meetings and events
The Scranton Times-Tribune / Posted 5 hours ago
4, Sept. 1, Oct. 6, Nov. 3, Dec. 1, 7 p.m., North Pocono Public Library, 1315 Church St., Moscow, free. 570-352-8788. Civil War Roundtable Meetings:“The Civil War in the Far West,” Aug. 9; Sept. 13;“The 1860 Presidential Election,” Oct. 11;... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
President Kiir Removes VP Machar, Appoints Taban Dengformed a transitional government in late April, agreeing to a peace deal seekin
President Kiir Removes VP Machar, Appoints Taban Deng
AllAfrica.com / Posted 5 hours ago
formed a transitional government in late April, agreeing to a peace deal seeking to end more than two years of devastating civil war as those leaders fought over power and the spoils of massive state corruption. For media inquiries or interview... Read more
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Belfast Telegraph
Journeyman Spaniard Nacho Novo's heart firmly in Glasgowis somewhat less controversial than the coastal city's most famous son, General
Journeyman Spaniard Nacho Novo's heart firmly in Glasgow
Belfast Telegraph / Posted 5 hours ago
is somewhat less controversial than the coastal city's most famous son, General Francisco Franco, who sparked the Spanish Civil War in the 1930s. He never quite got the same love in his native land, though, with Scotland being his spiritual... Read more
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heraldscotland
WATCH Hillary make history as first woman to be nominated for US president3000 euro prize will be announced on Sunday. Niall Carson/PA Wire “Make no mis
WATCH Hillary make history as first woman to be nominated for US president
heraldscotland / Posted 5 hours ago
3000 euro prize will be announced on Sunday. Niall Carson/PA Wire “Make no mistake: what’s happening inside Labour is a civil war. Before long we will all have to choose a side. Sarah Champion has chosen hers. Twice. She’s a good, decent, clever... Read more
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Gossip on This!
Michelle Obama: Remember the Slaves That Built the White House and Our NationHouse. Thomas Jefferson, James Madison, and Andrew Jackson are just a few that
Michelle Obama: Remember the Slaves That Built the White House and Our Nation
Gossip on This! / Posted 5 hours ago
House. Thomas Jefferson, James Madison, and Andrew Jackson are just a few that owned slaves. The practice ended with the Civil War. As an African-American, I constantly marvel at the strength and bravery of my ancestors. I can’t imagine what the... Read more
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The Times & The Sunday Times
UN warns South Sudan president over replacement of rivalbuffer force to separate his forces from Kiir's. South Sudan, which gained ind
UN warns South Sudan president over replacement of rival
The Times & The Sunday Times / Posted 5 hours ago
buffer force to separate his forces from Kiir's. South Sudan, which gained independence from Sudan in 2011, descended into civil war after Kiir fired Machar as vice president for the first time in 2013. More than 10,000 people were killed and some... Read more
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express
Turkey threatens to send 3 MILLION migrants to EU for 'failing to give' promised £2.5bnTurkish leader estimated Turkey has spent some £9.12billion (€10.9 bn) to help
Turkey threatens to send 3 MILLION migrants to EU for 'failing to give' promised £2.5bn
express / Posted 5 hours ago
Turkish leader estimated Turkey has spent some £9.12billion (€10.9 bn) to help refugees since the start of the five-year civil war in Syria.Related articles Failed coup in Turkey to spark surge in migrants EU visa-free deal will ‘FALL APART if... Read more
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heraldscotland
Oh what a night as Hillary makes history as first woman presidential nominee3000 euro prize will be announced on Sunday. Niall Carson/PA Wire “Make no mis
Oh what a night as Hillary makes history as first woman presidential nominee
heraldscotland / Posted 6 hours ago
3000 euro prize will be announced on Sunday. Niall Carson/PA Wire “Make no mistake: what’s happening inside Labour is a civil war. Before long we will all have to choose a side. Sarah Champion has chosen hers. Twice. She’s a good, decent, clever... Read more
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The Times & The Sunday Times
Global warming could, literally, be murderof short- and long-term causes. Anecdotal fodder abounds pointing towards extre
Global warming could, literally, be murder
The Times & The Sunday Times / Posted 6 hours ago
of short- and long-term causes. Anecdotal fodder abounds pointing towards extreme climate events as one of them. Syria's civil war erupted amid the area's worst drought in 900 years, though consequences of the Arab Spring were its primary... Read more
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USA Today
Hiker’s tragedy is a lesson for us all: Keep movingthe time when much wilderness was tamed, Moor says. The concept of hiking as to
Hiker’s tragedy is a lesson for us all: Keep moving
USA Today / Posted 6 hours ago
the time when much wilderness was tamed, Moor says. The concept of hiking as tourism developed both before and after the Civil War as people began worrying that they were losing touch with the American spirit, getting weak and feeling... Read more
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CTV News
Sri Lanka to conserve climate-friendly mangrove forestfarming, to produce salt or to make firewood. Government forces destroyed fores
Sri Lanka to conserve climate-friendly mangrove forest
CTV News / Posted 6 hours ago
farming, to produce salt or to make firewood. Government forces destroyed forests during the country's nearly 26-year civil war, which raged until 2009, because rebel fighters used them as hideouts. Now the South Asian island nation is... Read more
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Eye Witness News
French church attacker tried to reach Syria twiceradicalised, asked people to call him Abou Adam and tried to leave for Syria, w
French church attacker tried to reach Syria twice
Eye Witness News / Posted 7 hours ago
radicalised, asked people to call him Abou Adam and tried to leave for Syria, where Islamist militants are fighting in its civil war. The militant attack on the Charlie Hebdo satirical magazine in Paris in January 2015 captivated Kermiche in... Read more
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The Lewistown Sentinel
CalendarLane, Lewistown. Do not have to be a Moose member to join. For more information
Calendar
The Lewistown Sentinel / Posted 7 hours ago
Lane, Lewistown. Do not have to be a Moose member to join. For more information email gamer191dean@aol.com. Susquehanna Civil War Roundtable presentation - 7 p.m., Degenstein Library, 40 S. 5th St., Sunbury. The meeting will feature the program... Read more
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Glenwood Springs Post Independent
Immigrant Stories: Escaping civil war in El Salvadorto Walter Gallacher’s Immigrant Stories. Garcia: In 1990, I came to the United
Immigrant Stories: Escaping civil war in El Salvador
Glenwood Springs Post Independent / Posted 7 hours ago
to Walter Gallacher’s Immigrant Stories. Garcia: In 1990, I came to the United States from El Salvador. I was 25. The civil war in my country had been going on for 10 years, and I was looking for a safe place to live with my son and my... Read more
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