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Daily Mail
Eight dead, 20 missing in Malaysia boat accidentbeen rescued and a search is ongoing, an coast guard official told AFP. Those
Eight dead, 20 missing in Malaysia boat accident
Daily Mail / Posted 45 minutes ago
been rescued and a search is ongoing, an coast guard official told AFP. Those rescued have been handed over to the state's immigration department. So far, 34 passengers have been rescued and a search was ongoing, an coast guard official said An... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
14 dead, 12 missing in Malaysia boat accidentEight women and 26 men were rescued, he added. Those rescued from the capsized
14 dead, 12 missing in Malaysia boat accident
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 4 hours ago
Eight women and 26 men were rescued, he added. Those rescued from the capsized boat have been handed over to the state's immigration department. (Photo: Malaysian Police) Of the 14 bodies, found one was of a woman seven months pregnant. "I... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Saudi National Jailed for Human Traffickingconvicts were taken to prison after failing to pay the fine of Sh10 million eac
Saudi National Jailed for Human Trafficking
AllAfrica.com / Posted 6 hours ago
convicts were taken to prison after failing to pay the fine of Sh10 million each. According to the prosecutor from the Immigration Department, Mr Method Kagoma, the accused committed the offence dates between April 29 and June 6, this year in... Read more
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iafrica.com
8 dead, 20 missing in Malaysia boat accidentas saying in The Star. "It all seemed like a horrible nightmare." Those rescu
8 dead, 20 missing in Malaysia boat accident
iafrica.com / Posted 7 hours ago
as saying in The Star. "It all seemed like a horrible nightmare." Those rescued have been handed over to the state's immigration department. The English daily cited an immigration department official as saying that the Indonesians were... Read more
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Business Standard India
Eight dead, 20 missing in Malaysia boat accidentas saying in The Star. "It all seemed like a horrible nightmare." Those rescu
Eight dead, 20 missing in Malaysia boat accident
Business Standard India / Posted 9 hours ago
as saying in The Star. "It all seemed like a horrible nightmare." Those rescued have been handed over to the state's immigration department. The English daily cited an immigration department official as saying that the Indonesians were... Read more
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Hindustantimes.com
‘Horrible nightmare’: Malaysia recovers 8 bodies in boat accident, 20 missingas saying in The Star. “It all seemed like a horrible nightmare.” Those rescu
‘Horrible nightmare’: Malaysia recovers 8 bodies in boat accident, 20 missing
Hindustantimes.com / Posted 9 hours ago
as saying in The Star. “It all seemed like a horrible nightmare.” Those rescued have been handed over to the state’s immigration department. The English daily cited an immigration department official as saying that the Indonesians were... Read more
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Rappler
8 Indonesians dead, 20 missing in Malaysia boat accidentas saying in The Star. "It all seemed like a horrible nightmare." Those rescu
8 Indonesians dead, 20 missing in Malaysia boat accident
Rappler / Posted 10 hours ago
as saying in The Star. "It all seemed like a horrible nightmare." Those rescued have been handed over to the state's immigration department. The English daily cited an immigration department official as saying that the Indonesians were... Read more
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The Borneo Post
Illegal foreign workers on the riseKUCHING: The number of illegal immigrants in the state is on the rise if the ar
Illegal foreign workers on the rise
The Borneo Post / Posted 18 hours ago
KUCHING: The number of illegal immigrants in the state is on the rise if the arrests made by the State Immigration Department this year are anything to go by. According to its director Ken Leben, 10 per cent out of the 13,000 foreign workers checked... Read more
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Bdnews24.com
Australia announces Julia Niblett new High Commissioner in BangladeshAsia Strategies and Partnerships Branch in the former AusAID. She had been pos
Australia announces Julia Niblett new High Commissioner in Bangladesh
Bdnews24.com / Posted yesterday
Asia Strategies and Partnerships Branch in the former AusAID. She had been posted at Bangkok, Paris and Manila with the Immigration Department, according to the Australian foreign ministry. Announcing her appointment, Australian Foreign... Read more
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The Borneo Post
Kota Tinggi boat capsize: Seven drown, 34 illegal immigrants rescuedcomprising 26 men and eight women. The illegal immigrants aged between 20 and
Kota Tinggi boat capsize: Seven drown, 34 illegal immigrants rescued
The Borneo Post / Posted yesterday
comprising 26 men and eight women. The illegal immigrants aged between 20 and 50 were rescued and handed over to the Immigration Department. They were being held at the Home Ministry Complex in Setia Tropika here for further action. Rahmat... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
7 Indonesians drown after boat capsizes off Kota Tinggicomprising 26 men and eight women. The illegal immigrants, aged between 20 and
7 Indonesians drown after boat capsizes off Kota Tinggi
Channel NewsAsia / Posted yesterday
comprising 26 men and eight women. The illegal immigrants, aged between 20 and 50, were rescued and handed over to the Immigration Department. They are now being held at the Home Ministry Complex in Setia Tropika here for further... Read more
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Sabah Daily Express
China dolls turn unruly in raidChina went berserk when the enforcement officers tried to handcuff them for fai
China dolls turn unruly in raid
Sabah Daily Express / Posted yesterday
China went berserk when the enforcement officers tried to handcuff them for failing to show their travel documents. State Immigration Department operations chief Fairuz Ismail said the team raided the entertainment outlet to check on alleged vice... Read more
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The Globe and Mail
Most Canadian don’t link immigration with terrorist threats: pollpoll also came on the heels of a terrorist attack at a Paris nightclub linked t
Most Canadian don’t link immigration with terrorist threats: poll
The Globe and Mail / Posted 2 days ago
poll also came on the heels of a terrorist attack at a Paris nightclub linked to Islamic militants. It is unusual for the Immigration Department to ask explicit questions on terrorism in a poll about attitudes towards immigration, said Jack... Read more
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CTV News
Poll examines Canadians' terrorism concerns about Syrian refugeesof terrorism in Canada would increase in the next six months. The telephone po
Poll examines Canadians' terrorism concerns about Syrian refugees
CTV News / Posted 2 days ago
of terrorism in Canada would increase in the next six months. The telephone poll of 1,512 Canadians was carried out by the Immigration Department between Nov. 18 and 24, 2015 and had a margin of error of 2.5 per cent, 19 times out of 20. It was... Read more
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Junkee
Season One Debrief: Was 'Cleverman' Everything We Wanted It To Be?More than that, the logistical plausibility of certain plotting choices (like S
Season One Debrief: Was 'Cleverman' Everything We Wanted It To Be?
Junkee / Posted 3 days ago
More than that, the logistical plausibility of certain plotting choices (like Slade privatising an armed wing of the Immigration Department overnight) will need some serious backing up. There also needs to be more work done to establish the... Read more
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Sabah Daily Express
Expert: Three months to implement Advanced Passenger Screeningand it will be available in real time. He said the system will be used on inbo
Expert: Three months to implement Advanced Passenger Screening
Sabah Daily Express / Posted 3 days ago
and it will be available in real time. He said the system will be used on inbound passengers, and it will be up to the Immigration Department to decide whether a foreigner will be allowed into the country when checking in with his airline. "If... Read more
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Daily Liberal
'Bizarre' Australian visa refusal over WMD fears 'not friendly' says Indiaworking in certain sectors with those of rogue nuclear states like North Korea
'Bizarre' Australian visa refusal over WMD fears 'not friendly' says India
Daily Liberal / Posted 3 days ago
working in certain sectors with those of rogue nuclear states like North Korea and Pakistan," Dr Tharoor said. The Immigration department did not answer questions directly on the case but said all visa applicants must meet relevant health,... Read more
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Northern Daily Leader
'Bizarre' Australian visa refusal over WMD fears 'not friendly' says Indiaworking in certain sectors with those of rogue nuclear states like North Korea
'Bizarre' Australian visa refusal over WMD fears 'not friendly' says India
Northern Daily Leader / Posted 3 days ago
working in certain sectors with those of rogue nuclear states like North Korea and Pakistan," Dr Tharoor said. The Immigration department did not answer questions directly on the case but said all visa applicants must meet relevant health,... Read more
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The Young Witness
'Bizarre' Australian visa refusal over WMD fears 'not friendly' says Indiaworking in certain sectors with those of rogue nuclear states like North Korea
'Bizarre' Australian visa refusal over WMD fears 'not friendly' says India
The Young Witness / Posted 3 days ago
working in certain sectors with those of rogue nuclear states like North Korea and Pakistan," Dr Tharoor said. The Immigration department did not answer questions directly on the case but said all visa applicants must meet relevant health,... Read more
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Western Advocate
'Bizarre' Australian visa refusal over WMD fears 'not friendly' says Indiaworking in certain sectors with those of rogue nuclear states like North Korea
'Bizarre' Australian visa refusal over WMD fears 'not friendly' says India
Western Advocate / Posted 3 days ago
working in certain sectors with those of rogue nuclear states like North Korea and Pakistan," Dr Tharoor said. The Immigration department did not answer questions directly on the case but said all visa applicants must meet relevant health,... Read more
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Illawarra Mercury
'Bizarre' Australian visa refusal over WMD fears 'not friendly' says Indiaworking in certain sectors with those of rogue nuclear states like North Korea
'Bizarre' Australian visa refusal over WMD fears 'not friendly' says India
Illawarra Mercury / Posted 3 days ago
working in certain sectors with those of rogue nuclear states like North Korea and Pakistan," Dr Tharoor said. The Immigration department did not answer questions directly on the case but said all visa applicants must meet relevant health,... Read more
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Belfast Telegraph
Two tourists remain critical after German train attacksaid they believe the attacker acted alone after becoming radicalised. Kenneth
Two tourists remain critical after German train attack
Belfast Telegraph / Posted 3 days ago
said they believe the attacker acted alone after becoming radicalised. Kenneth Tong, a senior officer with Hong Kong's Immigration Department, said it is hoped one of the two female victims, who had been treated elsewhere, could be transferred... Read more
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Boston Herald
Germany: 2 victims still in critical state after ax attackhave said that the attacker likely acted alone after becoming radicalized. Ken
Germany: 2 victims still in critical state after ax attack
Boston Herald / Posted 4 days ago
have said that the attacker likely acted alone after becoming radicalized. Kenneth Tong, a senior officer with Hong Kong's Immigration Department, said it was hoped one of the two female victims, who had been treated elsewhere, could be transferred... Read more
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Irish Examiner
Two tourists remain critical after German train attacksaid they believe the attacker acted alone after becoming radicalised. Kenneth
Two tourists remain critical after German train attack
Irish Examiner / Posted 4 days ago
said they believe the attacker acted alone after becoming radicalised. Kenneth Tong, a senior officer with Hong Kong's Immigration Department, said it is hoped one of the two female victims, who had been treated elsewhere, could be transferred... Read more
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Salon.com
Germany: 2 victims still in critical state after ax attackhave said that the attacker likely acted alone after becoming radicalized. Ken
Germany: 2 victims still in critical state after ax attack
Salon.com / Posted 4 days ago
have said that the attacker likely acted alone after becoming radicalized. Kenneth Tong, a senior officer with Hong Kong’s Immigration Department, said it was hoped one of the two female victims, who had been treated elsewhere, could be transferred... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Four PMO Employees Charged for StealingShaidi, convicted Van of failure to comply with conditions specified in his res
Four PMO Employees Charged for Stealing
AllAfrica.com / Posted 4 days ago
Shaidi, convicted Van of failure to comply with conditions specified in his resident permit on his own plea of guilty. An Immigration Department prosecutor, Novatus Mlay, had told the court that being a citizen of China, Van was found on July 12,... Read more
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Australian Broadcasting Corporation
Man on run after Villawood Detention Centre escapesearch A young Chinese man is on the run after breaking out of the Villawood D
Man on run after Villawood Detention Centre escape
Australian Broadcasting Corporation / Posted 4 days ago
search A young Chinese man is on the run after breaking out of the Villawood Detention Centre in Sydney last night. The Immigration Department has confirmed to the ABC that two men attempted to escape from the facility on Wednesday but one was... Read more
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Sabah Daily Express
Trio receive 20 years, 3 strokes each for armed gang robberyyears and whipping, on conviction. After serving the jail sentence, Mohd Hisha
Trio receive 20 years, 3 strokes each for armed gang robbery
Sabah Daily Express / Posted 4 days ago
years and whipping, on conviction. After serving the jail sentence, Mohd Hisham and Aliasar were ordered referred to the Immigration Department. During mitigation, counsel Datuk Norbert Chin, who represented Muhd Fazrul, asked for lenient... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Doubt cast on German train attacker's nationalitywas unharmed. Sylvia and her husband, who travelled to Germany on Tuesday nigh
Doubt cast on German train attacker's nationality
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 5 days ago
was unharmed. Sylvia and her husband, who travelled to Germany on Tuesday night accompanied by officials from Hong Kong's immigration department, told how their family had been enjoying their holiday before the attack. "My father-in-law's friends... Read more
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The Daily Jeffersonian
World in BriefTuesday was almost impossible to prevent. German officials didn't identify the
World in Brief
The Daily Jeffersonian / Posted 5 days ago
Tuesday was almost impossible to prevent. German officials didn't identify the attacker or the victims, but Hong Kong's immigration department said among those wounded were four members of a family of five from the southern Chinese city. The... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
AU Terms Must Apply in Readmitting Moroccosuggest the naming and shaming of dishonest immigration officials who condone h
AU Terms Must Apply in Readmitting Morocco
AllAfrica.com / Posted 5 days ago
suggest the naming and shaming of dishonest immigration officials who condone human trafficking. The recent shakeup of the Immigration Department is commendable, and we hope it will go a long way in addressing the problem of people in authority... Read more
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The Alliance Review
German train attacker vowed 'revenge on the infidels'Tuesday was almost impossible to prevent. German officials didn't identify the
German train attacker vowed 'revenge on the infidels'
The Alliance Review / Posted 5 days ago
Tuesday was almost impossible to prevent. German officials didn't identify the attacker or the victims, but Hong Kong's immigration department said among those wounded were four members of a family of five from the southern Chinese city. The... Read more
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Parkersburg News and Sentinel
German train attacker vowed 'revenge on the infidels'Tuesday was almost impossible to prevent. German officials didn't identify the
German train attacker vowed 'revenge on the infidels'
Parkersburg News and Sentinel / Posted 5 days ago
Tuesday was almost impossible to prevent. German officials didn't identify the attacker or the victims, but Hong Kong's immigration department said among those wounded were four members of a family of five from the southern Chinese city. The... Read more
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asianage
German train attacker vowed 'revenge on the infidels'the suspect, whose name was not released, self-radicalized. German officials d
German train attacker vowed 'revenge on the infidels'
asianage / Posted 5 days ago
the suspect, whose name was not released, self-radicalized. German officials didn't identify the victims, but Hong Kong's immigration department said that among those injured in the attack were four members of a family of five from the southern... Read more
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Hindustantimes.com
German train attacker vowed ‘revenge on the infidels’Tuesday was almost impossible to prevent. German officials didn’t identify the
German train attacker vowed ‘revenge on the infidels’
Hindustantimes.com / Posted 5 days ago
Tuesday was almost impossible to prevent. German officials didn’t identify the attacker or the victims, but Hong Kong’s immigration department said among those wounded were four members of a family of five from the southern Chinese city. The... Read more
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Jefferson City News Tribune
German train attacker vowed 'revenge on the infidels'Tuesday was almost impossible to prevent. German officials didn't identify the
German train attacker vowed 'revenge on the infidels'
Jefferson City News Tribune / Posted 5 days ago
Tuesday was almost impossible to prevent. German officials didn't identify the attacker or the victims, but Hong Kong's immigration department said among those wounded were four members of a family of five from the southern Chinese city. The... Read more
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CTV News
German train attacker vowed 'revenge on the infidels'Tuesday was almost impossible to prevent. German officials didn't identify the
German train attacker vowed 'revenge on the infidels'
CTV News / Posted 5 days ago
Tuesday was almost impossible to prevent. German officials didn't identify the attacker or the victims, but Hong Kong's immigration department said among those wounded were four members of a family of five from the southern Chinese city. The... Read more
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Boston Globe
German train attacker vowed ‘revenge on the infidels’the suspect, whose name was not released, self-radicalized. German officials d
German train attacker vowed ‘revenge on the infidels’
Boston Globe / Posted 5 days ago
the suspect, whose name was not released, self-radicalized. German officials didn’t identify the victims, but Hong Kong’s immigration department said that among those injured in the attack were four members of a family of five from the southern... Read more
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Inquirier.net
Islamist train attacker vowed ‘revenge on the infidels’Tuesday was almost impossible to prevent. German officials didn’t identify the
Islamist train attacker vowed ‘revenge on the infidels’
Inquirier.net / Posted 5 days ago
Tuesday was almost impossible to prevent. German officials didn’t identify the attacker or the victims, but Hong Kong’s immigration department said among those wounded were four members of a family of five from the southern Chinese city. The... Read more
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KGTV San Diego
German train attacker vowed 'revenge on the infidels'Tuesday was almost impossible to prevent. German officials didn't identify the
German train attacker vowed 'revenge on the infidels'
KGTV San Diego / Posted 5 days ago
Tuesday was almost impossible to prevent. German officials didn't identify the attacker or the victims, but Hong Kong's immigration department said among those wounded were four members of a family of five from the southern Chinese city. The... Read more
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Irish Examiner
German train attacker vowed revenge on ‘infidels’to verify that the man in the video was the train attacker. German officials d
German train attacker vowed revenge on ‘infidels’
Irish Examiner / Posted 5 days ago
to verify that the man in the video was the train attacker. German officials did not identify the victims, but Hong Kong’s immigration department said that among those injured were four members of a family of five from the southern Chinese... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
Islamic State group claims responsibility for the German train attackconceded was almost impossible to prevent. German officials didn't identify th
Islamic State group claims responsibility for the German train attack
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 5 days ago
conceded was almost impossible to prevent. German officials didn't identify the attacker or the victims, but Hong Kong's immigration department said among those wounded were four members of a family of five from the southern Chinese city. The... Read more
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KFDA-TV Amarillo
German train attacker vowed 'revenge on the infidels'Tuesday was almost impossible to prevent. German officials didn't identify the
German train attacker vowed 'revenge on the infidels'
KFDA-TV Amarillo / Posted 5 days ago
Tuesday was almost impossible to prevent. German officials didn't identify the attacker or the victims, but Hong Kong's immigration department said among those wounded were four members of a family of five from the southern Chinese city. The... Read more
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Athens Banner-Herald
German train attacker vowed 'revenge on the infidels'Tuesday was almost impossible to prevent. German officials didn't identify the
German train attacker vowed 'revenge on the infidels'
Athens Banner-Herald / Posted 5 days ago
Tuesday was almost impossible to prevent. German officials didn't identify the attacker or the victims, but Hong Kong's immigration department said among those wounded were four members of a family of five from the southern Chinese city. The... Read more
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WBTV Charlotte
German train attacker vowed 'revenge on the infidels'Tuesday was almost impossible to prevent. German officials didn't identify the
German train attacker vowed 'revenge on the infidels'
WBTV Charlotte / Posted 5 days ago
Tuesday was almost impossible to prevent. German officials didn't identify the attacker or the victims, but Hong Kong's immigration department said among those wounded were four members of a family of five from the southern Chinese city. The... Read more
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WTVM 9 Columbus
German train attacker vowed 'revenge on the infidels'Tuesday was almost impossible to prevent. German officials didn't identify the
German train attacker vowed 'revenge on the infidels'
WTVM 9 Columbus / Posted 5 days ago
Tuesday was almost impossible to prevent. German officials didn't identify the attacker or the victims, but Hong Kong's immigration department said among those wounded were four members of a family of five from the southern Chinese city. The... Read more
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Irish Examiner
German train attacker vowed 'revenge on the infidels'suspect, whose name was not released, was self-radicalised. German officials d
German train attacker vowed 'revenge on the infidels'
Irish Examiner / Posted 5 days ago
suspect, whose name was not released, was self-radicalised. German officials did not identify the victims, but Hong Kong's immigration department said that among those injured in the attack were four members of a family of five from the southern... Read more
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WECT 6 Wilmington
German train attacker vowed 'revenge on the infidels'Tuesday was almost impossible to prevent. German officials didn't identify the
German train attacker vowed 'revenge on the infidels'
WECT 6 Wilmington / Posted 5 days ago
Tuesday was almost impossible to prevent. German officials didn't identify the attacker or the victims, but Hong Kong's immigration department said among those wounded were four members of a family of five from the southern Chinese city. The... Read more
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DW
Should I go? The impact of government advisories for travelers to Europe |tour operator, told DW's Hao Gui. Authorities in Hong Kong had also not issued
Should I go? The impact of government advisories for travelers to Europe |
DW / Posted 5 days ago
tour operator, told DW's Hao Gui. Authorities in Hong Kong had also not issued a travel warning for Germany and the immigration department has only stated that Hong Kong travelers should remain cautious and avoid large public... Read more
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Herald Sun
IS claims German train attack, airs videoa Chinese tourist family — are still in critical condition. German officials d
IS claims German train attack, airs video
Herald Sun / Posted 5 days ago
a Chinese tourist family — are still in critical condition. German officials did not identify the victims, but Hong Kong’s immigration department said on Tuesday that among those injured in the attack were four members of a family of five from the... Read more
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