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Syria Conflict: Rebels Agree to Attend Astana Peace Talks

Last edited 16th January 2017

Syrian rebel groups have confirmed that they will attend peace talks with the government in Kazakhstan next week.


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Pope's New Year's Message: Help the Youth

Last edited 2nd January 2017

Pope Francis spent his last hours of 2016 in St. Peter's Square where he called on followers to help the youth find purpose in the new year.


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Turkey Nightclub Attack: IS Says It Carried Out Shooting

Last edited 2nd January 2017

So-called Islamic State says it was behind the new year attack on a Turkish nightclub that killed 39 people.


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Australian Police Foil Terror Attack Planned for Melbourne

Last edited 23rd December 2016

Australian police say they have foiled a terror attack planned for Melbourne on Christmas Day.


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Berlin Attack: So-called Islamic State claims Responsibility

Last edited 20th December 2016

So-called Islamic State (IS) has said one of its militants carried out the lorry attack on a Berlin Christmas market, which left 12 people dead.


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Russian Ambassador to Turkey Shot dead in Ankara Art Gallery

Last edited 19th December 2016

The Russian ambassador to Turkey has been shot dead by a police officer who shouted “Don’t forget Aleppo” as he pulled the trigger. The chilling attack on Monday evening, which was captured on video, appeared to be a backlash against Russian military involvement in the Syrian civil war.


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Muslims and Christians in Burma Still Face Persecution, US Officials Warn

Last edited 15th December 2016

Rohingya Muslims in Burma, as well as Christians, face continued persecution, destruction of homes and places of worship, and threats to their lives, human rights organizations are warning.


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Tribal War Erupts in Southern Libya after Monkey Attack on Schoolgirl

Last edited 14th December 2016

The uprising that toppled Libyan dictator Muammar Gaddafi five years ago splintered the country into warring factions, among them the Gaddadfa and the Awlad Suleiman tribes, which jostle for power in Sabha.


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Italy's Renzi Hands in Resignation Amid Political Turmoil

Last edited 7th December 2016

Prime Minister Matteo Renzi has handed in his resignation to Italy's president, three days after losing a referendum he had staked his career on.


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New Zealand Prime Minister John Key Resigns

Last edited 5th December 2016

JOHN Key has resigned as Prime Minister of New Zealand. “This is the hardest decision I’ve ever made, and I don’t know what I’ll do next,” he told a shocked press conference.


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