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Channel NewsAsia
UAE sentences four to death for joining Islamic State - news agencyDUBAI: A United Arab Emirates court sentenced four people to death in absentia
UAE sentences four to death for joining Islamic State - news agency
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 4 minutes ago
DUBAI: A United Arab Emirates court sentenced four people to death in absentia on Sunday for joining the Islamic State militant group, the UAE state news agency WAM reported. They were among 11 citizens of the Emirates and other Arab countries on... Read more
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Reuters UK Edition
Air strikes leave death and destruction in Yemen Saudi ­led coalition air strikes pounded the Yemeni capital overnight, killin
Air strikes leave death and destruction in Yemen
Reuters UK Edition / Posted 10 minutes ago
Saudi ­led coalition air strikes pounded the Yemeni capital overnight, killing 18 people, according to a state news agency. Nathan Frandino has more. Saudi air strikes overnight turned a warehouse in... Read more
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The Star
UAE sentences four to death for joining Islamic State - news agencyDUBAI (Reuters) - A United Arab Emirates court sentenced four people to death i
UAE sentences four to death for joining Islamic State - news agency
The Star / Posted 11 minutes ago
DUBAI (Reuters) - A United Arab Emirates court sentenced four people to death in absentia on Sunday for joining the Islamic State militant group, the UAE state news agency WAM reported. They were among 11 citizens of the Emirates and other Arab... Read more
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CNN
John McCain slams Russia over Syria as Obama, Putin speakRussia annexed Crimea, where it has a critical warm-water naval base in Sevasto
John McCain slams Russia over Syria as Obama, Putin speak
CNN / Posted 32 minutes ago
Russia annexed Crimea, where it has a critical warm-water naval base in Sevastopol, from Ukraine in 2014, and gained possession of the seaport of Kaliningrad, a Russian exclave on the Baltic Sea, from Germany at the end of World War II. Syrian... Read more
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Aljazeera
Syria's Kurds 'won't retreat' despite Turkish shellingKurdish-backed fighters in Syria say they will not withdraw from the areas they
Syria's Kurds 'won't retreat' despite Turkish shelling
Aljazeera / Posted 49 minutes ago
Kurdish-backed fighters in Syria say they will not withdraw from the areas they have recently captured in the country's north, after Turkey shelled their positions in Aleppo province for a second day. Turkey has demanded that the Syrian Kurdish... Read more
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KY3 Springfield
McCain slams Russia over Syria campaignA day after Russia's prime minister spoke of a renewed "Cold War" between his c
McCain slams Russia over Syria campaign
KY3 Springfield / Posted an hour ago
A day after Russia's prime minister spoke of a renewed "Cold War" between his country and the West, a senior U.S. senator accused of Moscow of treating Syria "as a live-fire exercise" for its military as it sought to carve out a sphere of influence... Read more
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KSPR Springfield
McCain slams Russia over Syria campaignA day after Russia's prime minister spoke of a renewed "Cold War" between his c
McCain slams Russia over Syria campaign
KSPR Springfield / Posted an hour ago
A day after Russia's prime minister spoke of a renewed "Cold War" between his country and the West, a senior U.S. senator accused of Moscow of treating Syria "as a live-fire exercise" for its military as it sought to carve out a sphere of influence... Read more
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News 8000
McCain slams Russia over Syria campaignA day after Russia's prime minister spoke of a renewed "Cold War" between his c
McCain slams Russia over Syria campaign
News 8000 / Posted an hour ago
A day after Russia's prime minister spoke of a renewed "Cold War" between his country and the West, a senior U.S. senator accused of Moscow of treating Syria "as a live-fire exercise" for its military as it sought to carve out a sphere of influence... Read more
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KTXS Abilene
McCain slams Russia over Syria campaignA day after Russia's prime minister spoke of a renewed "Cold War" between his c
McCain slams Russia over Syria campaign
KTXS Abilene / Posted an hour ago
A day after Russia's prime minister spoke of a renewed "Cold War" between his country and the West, a senior U.S. senator accused of Moscow of treating Syria "as a live-fire exercise" for its military as it sought to carve out a sphere of influence... Read more
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KECI Missoula
McCain slams Russia over Syria campaignA day after Russia's prime minister spoke of a renewed "Cold War" between his c
McCain slams Russia over Syria campaign
KECI Missoula / Posted an hour ago
A day after Russia's prime minister spoke of a renewed "Cold War" between his country and the West, a senior U.S. senator accused of Moscow of treating Syria "as a live-fire exercise" for its military as it sought to carve out a sphere of influence... Read more
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KCBA FOX 35 Salinas
McCain slams Russia over Syria campaignA day after Russia's prime minister spoke of a renewed "Cold War" between his c
McCain slams Russia over Syria campaign
KCBA FOX 35 Salinas / Posted an hour ago
A day after Russia's prime minister spoke of a renewed "Cold War" between his country and the West, a senior U.S. senator accused of Moscow of treating Syria "as a live-fire exercise" for its military as it sought to carve out a sphere of influence... Read more
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WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey
McCain slams Russia over Syria campaignA day after Russia's prime minister spoke of a renewed "Cold War" between his c
McCain slams Russia over Syria campaign
WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey / Posted an hour ago
A day after Russia's prime minister spoke of a renewed "Cold War" between his country and the West, a senior U.S. senator accused of Moscow of treating Syria "as a live-fire exercise" for its military as it sought to carve out a sphere of influence... Read more
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KXLY-TV Spokane
McCain slams Russia over Syria campaignA day after Russia's prime minister spoke of a renewed "Cold War" between his c
McCain slams Russia over Syria campaign
KXLY-TV Spokane / Posted an hour ago
A day after Russia's prime minister spoke of a renewed "Cold War" between his country and the West, a senior U.S. senator accused of Moscow of treating Syria "as a live-fire exercise" for its military as it sought to carve out a sphere of influence... Read more
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KTVZ Bend
McCain slams Russia over Syria campaign | News - Home 'Mr. Putin is not interested in being our partner' Kris Connor
McCain slams Russia over Syria campaign
KTVZ Bend / Posted an hour ago
| News - Home 'Mr. Putin is not interested in being our partner' Kris Connor/Getty Images A day after Russia's prime minister spoke of a renewed "Cold War" between his... Read more
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WCYB 5 Tri-Cities
McCain slams Russia over Syria campaignA day after Russia's prime minister spoke of a renewed "Cold War" between his c
McCain slams Russia over Syria campaign
WCYB 5 Tri-Cities / Posted an hour ago
A day after Russia's prime minister spoke of a renewed "Cold War" between his country and the West, a senior U.S. senator accused of Moscow of treating Syria "as a live-fire exercise" for its military as it sought to carve out a sphere of influence... Read more
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KTUU Anchorage
McCain slams Russia over Syria campaignA day after Russia's prime minister spoke of a renewed "Cold War" between his c
McCain slams Russia over Syria campaign
KTUU Anchorage / Posted an hour ago
A day after Russia's prime minister spoke of a renewed "Cold War" between his country and the West, a senior U.S. senator accused of Moscow of treating Syria "as a live-fire exercise" for its military as it sought to carve out a sphere of influence... Read more
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KRDO Colorado Springs
McCain slams Russia over Syria campaignA day after Russia's prime minister spoke of a renewed "Cold War" between his c
McCain slams Russia over Syria campaign
KRDO Colorado Springs / Posted an hour ago
A day after Russia's prime minister spoke of a renewed "Cold War" between his country and the West, a senior U.S. senator accused of Moscow of treating Syria "as a live-fire exercise" for its military as it sought to carve out a sphere of influence... Read more
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KRCR TV Redding
McCain slams Russia over Syria campaignA day after Russia's prime minister spoke of a renewed "Cold War" between his c
McCain slams Russia over Syria campaign
KRCR TV Redding / Posted an hour ago
A day after Russia's prime minister spoke of a renewed "Cold War" between his country and the West, a senior U.S. senator accused of Moscow of treating Syria "as a live-fire exercise" for its military as it sought to carve out a sphere of influence... Read more
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News Channel 12 New Bern
McCain slams Russia over Syria campaignA day after Russia's prime minister spoke of a renewed "Cold War" between his c
McCain slams Russia over Syria campaign
News Channel 12 New Bern / Posted an hour ago
A day after Russia's prime minister spoke of a renewed "Cold War" between his country and the West, a senior U.S. senator accused of Moscow of treating Syria "as a live-fire exercise" for its military as it sought to carve out a sphere of influence... Read more
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ABC 7 El Paso
McCain slams Russia over Syria campaignA day after Russia's prime minister spoke of a renewed "Cold War" between his c
McCain slams Russia over Syria campaign
ABC 7 El Paso / Posted 2 hours ago
A day after Russia's prime minister spoke of a renewed "Cold War" between his country and the West, a senior U.S. senator accused of Moscow of treating Syria "as a live-fire exercise" for its military as it sought to carve out a sphere of influence... Read more
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3h
Australian Broadcasting Corporation
Syria urges UN intervention as Turkey shells Kurds for second dayTurkey shells Kurdish positions in northern Syria for second day, Damascus urge
Syria urges UN intervention as Turkey shells Kurds for second day
Australian Broadcasting Corporation / Posted 3 hours ago
Turkey shells Kurdish positions in northern Syria for second day, Damascus urges UN intervention External Link: Turkish forces shelling Kurdish fighter positions in northern Aleppo. The Turkish army has shelled positions held by Kurdish-backed... Read more
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The Star
UAE soldier killed in Yemen fighting - state newsDUBAI (Reuters) - A United Arab Emirates soldier was killed and another was wou
UAE soldier killed in Yemen fighting - state news
The Star / Posted 5 hours ago
DUBAI (Reuters) - A United Arab Emirates soldier was killed and another was wounded while fighting in Yemen as part of a Saudi-led military coalition, state news agency WAM reported on Sunday, citing the army general command. The coalition is... Read more
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Reuters
UAE soldier killed in Yemen fighting: state newsDUBAI A United Arab Emirates soldier was killed and another was wounded while f
UAE soldier killed in Yemen fighting: state news
Reuters / Posted 5 hours ago
DUBAI A United Arab Emirates soldier was killed and another was wounded while fighting in Yemen as part of a Saudi-led military coalition, state news agency WAM reported on Sunday, citing the army general command. The coalition is fighting to stop... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
UAE soldier killed in Yemen fighting - state newsDUBAI: A United Arab Emirates soldier was killed and another was wounded while
UAE soldier killed in Yemen fighting - state news
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 6 hours ago
DUBAI: A United Arab Emirates soldier was killed and another was wounded while fighting in Yemen as part of a Saudi-led military coalition, state news agency WAM reported on Sunday, citing the army general command. The coalition is fighting to stop... Read more
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10h
Ghanaweb.com
Peace hopes fade as Syrian army tightens grip on AleppoWorld News of Sunday, 14 February 2016 Syrian government forces continue to ma
Peace hopes fade as Syrian army tightens grip on Aleppo
Ghanaweb.com / Posted 10 hours ago
World News of Sunday, 14 February 2016 Syrian government forces continue to make military advances and tighten their grip around the key city of Aleppo, days after the main players in the nearly five-year conflict pledged a cessation of... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Aid convoy enters rebel-held area near Syrian capitalBEIRUT: A convoy carrying medical aid on Saturday entered the besieged rebel-co
Aid convoy enters rebel-held area near Syrian capital
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 19 hours ago
BEIRUT: A convoy carrying medical aid on Saturday entered the besieged rebel-controlled Douma area, a flashpoint near the Syrian capital, the Red Crescent said. The aid consists of medicines and also milk for children, said Syrian Red Crescent... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Egypt Opens Rafah Border Crossing for Two DaysCairo — Egypt opened the Rafah border crossing on Saturday in both directions a
Egypt Opens Rafah Border Crossing for Two Days
AllAfrica.com / Posted yesterday
Cairo — Egypt opened the Rafah border crossing on Saturday in both directions and is set to keep the Gaza Strip's main entry and exit point open throughout Sunday. The crossing was opened for people stuck on either side of the border and... Read more
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Beaumont Enterprise
Amid multitude of woes, Egypt leader says democracy is backIn this photo provided by Egypt's state news agency MENA, Egyptian President Ab
Amid multitude of woes, Egypt leader says democracy is back
Beaumont Enterprise / Posted yesterday
In this photo provided by Egypt's state news agency MENA, Egyptian President Abdel-Fattah el-Sissi, addresses parliament in Cairo, Egypt, Saturday, Feb. 13, 2016. El-Sissi, said his country has established a democratic system after years of turmoil... Read more
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Aljazeera
Syrian army tightens grip on Aleppo amid peace doubtsWorld leaders have admitted the likely success of a plan to cease "hostilities"
Syrian army tightens grip on Aleppo amid peace doubts
Aljazeera / Posted yesterday
World leaders have admitted the likely success of a plan to cease "hostilities" in Syria within a week is roughly 50-50, as Syrian government forces continued to make important advances to tighten their grip around Aleppo. Government forces, backed... Read more
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CTV News
Russians call meeting between Pope, Orthodox Patriarch significantMOSCOW -- Russians ranging from Prime Minister Dmitry Medvedev to ordinary citi
Russians call meeting between Pope, Orthodox Patriarch significant
CTV News / Posted yesterday
MOSCOW -- Russians ranging from Prime Minister Dmitry Medvedev to ordinary citizens are seeing the landmark meeting of the heads of the Roman Catholic and Russian Orthodox churches as having significance far beyond religious doctrine. The meeting in... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Oman leader Sultan Qaboos to travel to Germany for medical checksMUSCAT: Omani leader Sultan Qaboos is to travel to Germany on Sunday for a limi
Oman leader Sultan Qaboos to travel to Germany for medical checks
Channel NewsAsia / Posted yesterday
MUSCAT: Omani leader Sultan Qaboos is to travel to Germany on Sunday for a limited period of time for medical checks, the official Oman state news agency said on Saturday. Qaboos had previously spent eight months in Germany for medical reasons... Read more
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The Star
Oman leader Sultan Qaboos to travel to Germany for medical checksMUSCAT (Reuters) - Omani leader Sultan Qaboos is to travel to Germany on Sunday
Oman leader Sultan Qaboos to travel to Germany for medical checks
The Star / Posted yesterday
MUSCAT (Reuters) - Omani leader Sultan Qaboos is to travel to Germany on Sunday for a limited period of time for medical checks, the official Oman state news agency said on Saturday. Qaboos had previously spent eight months in Germany for medical... Read more
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Daily Herald
Pope-Patriarch meeting seen by Russians as significantMOSCOW -- Russians ranging from Prime Minister Dmitry Medvedev to ordinary citi
Pope-Patriarch meeting seen by Russians as significant
Daily Herald / Posted yesterday
MOSCOW -- Russians ranging from Prime Minister Dmitry Medvedev to ordinary citizens are seeing the landmark meeting of the heads of the Roman Catholic and Russian Orthodox churches as having significance far beyond religious doctrine. The meeting in... Read more
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Houston Chronicle
Amid multitude of woes, Egypt leader says democracy is backIn this photo provided by Egypt's state news agency MENA, Egyptian President Ab
Amid multitude of woes, Egypt leader says democracy is back
Houston Chronicle / Posted yesterday
In this photo provided by Egypt's state news agency MENA, Egyptian President Abdel-Fattah el-Sissi, addresses parliament in Cairo, Egypt, Saturday, Feb. 13, 2016. El-Sissi, said his country has established a democratic system after years of turmoil... Read more
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San Francisco Chronicle
Amid multitude of woes, Egypt leader says democracy is backIn this photo provided by Egypt's state news agency MENA, Egyptian President Ab
Amid multitude of woes, Egypt leader says democracy is back
San Francisco Chronicle / Posted yesterday
In this photo provided by Egypt's state news agency MENA, Egyptian President Abdel-Fattah el-Sissi, addresses parliament in Cairo, Egypt, Saturday, Feb. 13, 2016. El-Sissi, said his country has established a democratic system after years of turmoil... Read more
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KTEN North Texas & Southeastern Oklahoma
Pope-Patriarch meeting seen by Russians as significantMOSCOW (AP) - Russians ranging from Prime Minister Dmitry Medvedev to ordinary
Pope-Patriarch meeting seen by Russians as significant
KTEN North Texas & Southeastern Oklahoma / Posted yesterday
MOSCOW (AP) - Russians ranging from Prime Minister Dmitry Medvedev to ordinary citizens are seeing the landmark meeting of the heads of the Roman Catholic and Russian Orthodox churches as having significance far beyond religious doctrine. The... Read more
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KIII Corpus Christi
Pope-Patriarch meeting seen by Russians as significantMOSCOW (AP) - Russians ranging from Prime Minister Dmitry Medvedev to ordinary
Pope-Patriarch meeting seen by Russians as significant
KIII Corpus Christi / Posted yesterday
MOSCOW (AP) - Russians ranging from Prime Minister Dmitry Medvedev to ordinary citizens are seeing the landmark meeting of the heads of the Roman Catholic and Russian Orthodox churches as having significance far beyond religious doctrine. The... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
Amid multitude of woes, Egypt leader says democracy is backIn this photo provided by Egypt's state news agency MENA, Egyptian President Ab
Amid multitude of woes, Egypt leader says democracy is back
San Antonio Express-News / Posted yesterday
In this photo provided by Egypt's state news agency MENA, Egyptian President Abdel-Fattah el-Sissi, addresses parliament in Cairo, Egypt, Saturday, Feb. 13, 2016. El-Sissi, said his country has established a democratic system after years of turmoil... Read more
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The Washington Times
Obama, Putin is five steps ahead of youWar is the continuation of politics by other means. If the leader is filled wit
Obama, Putin is five steps ahead of you
The Washington Times / Posted yesterday
War is the continuation of politics by other means. If the leader is filled with high ambition and if he pursues his aims with audacity and strength of will, he will reach them in spite of all obstacles.— Carl von Clausewitz Russian President... Read more
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Swissinfo
Glencore to Goldcorp Handed Tax Relief in Macri’s Argentina(Bloomberg) -- Argentine President Mauricio Macri is giving mining companies fr
Glencore to Goldcorp Handed Tax Relief in Macri’s Argentina
Swissinfo / Posted yesterday
(Bloomberg) -- Argentine President Mauricio Macri is giving mining companies from Goldcorp Inc. to Glencore Plc further relief in a global commodities downturn by eliminating export taxes. Macri, who took office in December on a platform of... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
While 2 Teachers Disappear Following Their Arrest By the Police, the Authorities Keep Denying the Mere Existence of This PracticeOn 7 February 2016, teachers Medhat Mohamed Bahi Aldin Ahmed Abdelhameed and Ma
While 2 Teachers Disappear Following Their Arrest By the Police, the Authorities Keep Denying the Mere Existence of This Practice
AllAfrica.com / Posted 2 days ago
On 7 February 2016, teachers Medhat Mohamed Bahi Aldin Ahmed Abdelhameed and Madgy Hassan Amer Hassan disappeared following their arrest by the Egyptian police from Medhat's apartment in Giza. Despite having solicited various official bodies to... Read more
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Zawya
Kuwait says to sign Eurofighter deal with Italy next week KUWAIT, Feb 11 (Reuters) - Kuwait will sign a deal next week to buy Eurofight
Kuwait says to sign Eurofighter deal with Italy next week
Zawya / Posted 2 days ago
KUWAIT, Feb 11 (Reuters) - Kuwait will sign a deal next week to buy Eurofighter jets, Kuwait's state news agency KUNA said on Thursday, citing the defence minister. Kuwait signed a... Read more
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NBC News
Iran Invited to Attend Syria Talks With U.S., RussiaIran has been invited to a series of meetings on Syrian civil war later this we
Iran Invited to Attend Syria Talks With U.S., Russia
NBC News / Posted 2 days ago
Iran has been invited to a series of meetings on Syrian civil war later this week, marking a shift in American strategy as it tries to end the four-year conflict. "[The U.S.] always have recognized that at some point in the discussion, moving... Read more
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News 24 South Africa
Russia drops aid for besieged Syrian cityDamascus - Russian cargo planes have delivered humanitarian aid to regime-held
Russia drops aid for besieged Syrian city
News 24 South Africa / Posted 2 days ago
Damascus - Russian cargo planes have delivered humanitarian aid to regime-held neighbourhoods in Syria's eastern Deir Ezzor city, a monitor said on Thursday. They carried out the air drops on areas besieged by the Islamic State (ISIS) jihadist group... Read more
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Rappler
Russia claims US planes bombed Syria's AleppoMOSCOW, Russia – Russia's defense ministry on Thursday, February 11, accused th
Russia claims US planes bombed Syria's Aleppo
Rappler / Posted 2 days ago
MOSCOW, Russia – Russia's defense ministry on Thursday, February 11, accused the United States of bombing the Syrian city of Aleppo after the Pentagon said Moscow's air strikes had destroyed two hospitals in the city. Moscow furiously denied the US... Read more
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iol.co.za
Russia claims US bombed AleppoMoscow - Russia's defence ministry on Thursday accused the United States of bom
Russia claims US bombed Aleppo
iol.co.za / Posted 3 days ago
Moscow - Russia's defence ministry on Thursday accused the United States of bombing the Syrian city of Aleppo after the Pentagon said Moscow's air strikes had destroyed two hospitals in the city. Moscow furiously denied the US claim, charging in... Read more
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My EastText
N. Korea to expel South Koreans from KaesongNorth Korea, stung by South Korea's suspension of operations at a jointly-run i
N. Korea to expel South Koreans from Kaesong
My EastText / Posted 3 days ago
North Korea, stung by South Korea's suspension of operations at a jointly-run industrial center, announced Thursday that it would expel all South Koreans from the complex -- and freeze all assets there. In a bellicose statement, North Korea said... Read more
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KQ2 St. Joseph
N. Korea to expel South Koreans from KaesongNorth Korea, stung by South Korea's suspension of operations at a jointly-run i
N. Korea to expel South Koreans from Kaesong
KQ2 St. Joseph / Posted 3 days ago
North Korea, stung by South Korea's suspension of operations at a jointly-run industrial center, announced Thursday that it would expel all South Koreans from the complex -- and freeze all assets there. In a bellicose statement, North Korea said... Read more
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KRBC Abilene & KTAB Abilene
N. Korea to expel South Koreans from KaesongNorth Korea, stung by South Korea's suspension of operations at a jointly-run i
N. Korea to expel South Koreans from Kaesong
KRBC Abilene & KTAB Abilene / Posted 3 days ago
North Korea, stung by South Korea's suspension of operations at a jointly-run industrial center, announced Thursday that it would expel all South Koreans from the complex -- and freeze all assets there. In a bellicose statement, North Korea said... Read more
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asianage
Russia to discuss ceasefire in Syria: foreign ministryMore than 260,000 people have been killed and half the population displaced sin
Russia to discuss ceasefire in Syria: foreign ministry
asianage / Posted 3 days ago
More than 260,000 people have been killed and half the population displaced since Syria's conflict began in 2011. (Photo: AFP) Russia launched a bombing campaign in the war-torn country last year at Assad's request, saying strikes are aimed against... Read more
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