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Israeli soldiers gather on November 20, 2019 near the settlement Merom Golan in the Israeli-annexed Golan Heights, seized from Syrian in the 1967 Arab-Israeli war. - The Israeli army carried out a "wide-scale" attack against Iranian forces and Syrian army targets in Syria early on November 20, killing at least 11 fighters, the Israeli army and a monitoring group said. In a rare confirmation of their operations in Syria, the Israeli army said they carried out dozens on strikes against the Iranian elite Quds Force and the Syrian military, in response to four rockets fired at Israel a day before. (Photo by JALAA MAREY / AFP)

Israeli army: Missile fired from Syria, targets struck in response

The Israeli army early on Thursday said it struck targets in Syria after a missile was fired from there. The Israel Defense Forces (IDF) said...

Ivory Coast Unrest: Army and State Reach An Agreement

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Ivory Coast’s government has struck an agreement with mutinous soldiers, shortly after talks were interrupted by gunfire. Shots were heard in the second-largest city, Bouake,...

Mud House Collapse On 3 Children, Kills 2

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Tragedy struck Supormu-Dunkwa, a farming community in the Shama District, on Monday, when a mud house collapsed on three children killing two of them...

Saudi-led warplanes strike military base in Yemen’s capital

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The strike hit the Military Engineering Base in Sawan quarter east of the capital, about 500 meters east of the U.S. embassy. ...
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Western Indonesia Floods Kills One Person

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Heavy downpours triggered waters at a dam and a river overflowed that submerged the provincial capital and several other towns by up to...
Iraq

4 Killed in Iraqi Bomb Explosion

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The blast took place in the morning when a roadside bomb planted by the Islamic State (IS) militants apparently targeted civilians fleeing the militant-seized...
Photo taken on Aug. 24, 2016 shows rescuers and a sniffer dog working after the earthquake in Amatrice, central Italy. The death toll from a powerful earthquake in central Italy has risen to 247, Italian authorities confirmed early on Thursday. (Xinhua/Jin Yu)

Italy begins criminal investigation starts into earthquake

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At least 290 people died in the 6.2 magnitude quake, which centered on the town of Amatice. In addition to the deaths, thousands more...
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Israeli Retaliation Attacks Hits Syrian Army Post

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"Earlier today fire from Syria hit an open area near the security fence in the central Golan Heights," a statement by the Israel Defense...
Turkey

Turkey: Over 200 people injured and several dead in 3 separates attacks

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The attacks -- two police station bombings and one roadside explosion -- occurred across the country and appeared to target Turkish security forces. The first...
The Eiffel Tower is lit with the blue, white and red colours of the French flag in Paris, France, Nov. 16, 2015, to pay tribute to the victims of the terror attacks on Friday in the French capital. (Xinhua/Xu Jinquan)

Many dead in Nice during Bastille Day celebrations

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The incident took place on the famous Promenade des Anglais during a firework display, media reports say. One image on Twitter showed about a dozen...

Gaza comes under Israeli war jets strike

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A military spokesperson said the operation targeted four "Hamas terrorist infrastructure sites." Palestinian eyewitnesses said the airstrike hit an area in the inoperative Gaza...

How Bradez’s ‘One Gallon’ Never Run Out Even After a Decade

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Yesterday’s hit is today’s classic. We become die-hard fans of musicians for what they have proven in past times. But unfortunately, we embrace the trends...
A picture taken on February 21, 2016 shows damaged cars at the site of a double car bomb attack in the Al-Zahraa neighborhood of the central Syrian city of Homs. (AFP photo)

Car bomb struck central Mogadishu killing 5

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The car blew up in a car park near a local government compound, according to officials and witnesses. The fatalities included a police officer and...
Fire and smoke rise after rocket attacks

Afghan parliament area in Kabul hit by rocket attacks

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"Three rockets were fired from an unknown location towards the new parliament building at around 10:15 a.m. (local time). One rocket struck a building...

Death toll from Taiwan quake reaches 116 as search ends

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The 6.7-magnitude quake hit Kaohsiung city at a depth of 15 km at 3:57 a.m. last Saturday, according to the China Earthquake Networks Center....

Papua New Guinea struck by colossal earthquake

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The earthquake, at 2:19 a.m. Tuesday local time, was centered about 94 kilometers southwest of the town of Panguna on Bougainville Island, which...

Police say 66 people were injured in Nepal’s aftershock

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Following the incident, hospitals in the Valley witnessed a surge in emergency cases of trauma, local online www.thehimalayantimes.com reported quoting the Police. "Some people...
Rescuers try to look for victims at the site where a building collapsed during an earthquake in Tainan City, southeast China's Taiwan, Feb. 6, 2016. A 6.4-magnitude earthquake hit an area near Tainan of Taiwan at 03:57 a.m. Beijing Time on Saturday, damaging several buildings, leaving at least seven people dead and hundreds injured, according to the island's disaster response center. (Xinhua/Zhang Guojun) (lfj)

Taiwan Quake: 14 confirmed dead and Hundreds injured

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Over 340 people have been rescued. The rescue is still underway. Previous reports revealed 462 people were injured in the quake...
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Girl Killed Taking Selfie In Front Of Moving Train

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The passenger train ran over the boy shortly after he stepped onto railway tracks to snap the picture in the southern city of Chennai,...

Turkish forces raids IS locations in north of Syria

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The Turkish shelling targeted several IS positions in the northern countryside of Syria's northern province of Aleppo, amid ongoing intense battles between the terror...
Namibia

Red Crescent Societies seek funds to help drought struck Namibians

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Recent statistics say that more than 500,000 people in Namibia are food insecure and need help. There are about 11,500 people...

Mortar shells struck kills 10 at Damascus central jail

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At least 10 people were killed and over 53 others wounded Sunday when mortar shells struck the central prison of the capital Damascus, the...

Baseball Swing Sends Nine-Year Old Kaiser Carlile to An Early Grave

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Minutes earlier: In this image, Kaiser ? who was wearing a helmet at the time of the incident ? sports his red, white...

Christian Atsu gave Bournemouth friendly his best before his injury

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Ghana ace Atsu was pulled out of the match because of injury Ghana winger Christian Atsu impressed for newly-promoted English Premier League side Bournemouth...
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Papua New Guinea Also Struck By 7.1-magnitude Quake

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(Xinhua/GNA) -- A 7.1-magnitude quake jolted 110 km SSW of Kokopo, Papua New Guinea on Friday, the U.S. Geological Survey (USGS) said. The epicenter, with...
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U.S.-led anti-IS coalition struck IS positions: 35 killed

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A total of 35 people were killed and 44 wounded in airstrikes against positions of the Islamic State (IS) militants and violent attacks across...

U.S Military struck Islamic State militants in Syria

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The U.S Military monday struck Islamic State militants in Syria, supported by several middle eastern allies, according to the Pentagon. ?The Pentagon acknowledged responsibility for...

South Korea feigning sickness as they meet Ghana

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South Korean media are reporting a group of players have been forced to watch high-intensity training periods at South Korea?s pre-World Cup training camp...

Tony Rebel?s lawsuit thrown out of court

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KINGSTON, Jamaica ? Singer/producer Tony Rebel?s defence against his copyright infringement lawsuit has been struck out by the court. The case started on Monday but...
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Texas Unhappy With Federal Judge Ruling On Same-S*x

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Texas on Wednesday became the latest state to have a federal judge strike down its same-sex marriage ban, thanks to a sweeping decision...