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Kabul: Gunmen Shot Intercontinental Hotel Diners - Eyewitness

Last edited 21st January 2018

An eyewitness has told the BBC of the terrifying moment gunmen burst into Kabul's Intercontinental Hotel restaurant on Saturday.


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Koreas to March Under Single 'United' Flag in Olympic Games

Last edited 17th January 2018

North and South Korea have agreed to march together under a single "unified Korea" flag at next month's Winter Olympics in the South.


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Hawaii Missile False Alarm Triggers Shock, Blame and Apologies

Last edited 14th January 2018

Residents and visitors in Hawaii have been recalling the shock of a false missile alarm, with many saying they thought they were going to die.


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Two Palestinian Teens Killed in Clashes with Israeli Troops

Last edited 11th January 2018

Two Palestinian youths have been killed in clashes with Israeli troops in the Gaza Strip and occupied West Bank, the Palestinian health ministry says.


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North and South Korea to begin high-level talks

Last edited 8th January 2018

North and South Korea will meet on Tuesday for high-level talks, the first between the countries in two years. The meeting is set to take place at 10:00 local time (01:00 GMT) at the Peace House in the truce village of Panmunjom.


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New York to Install 1,500 Security Barriers After Vehicle Attacks

Last edited 3rd January 2018

The mayor of New York City has announced plans to install 1,500 steel street barriers to prevent vehicle attacks.


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African Migrants told to Leave Israel or Face Imprisonment

Last edited 3rd January 2018

The Israeli government has issued a notice for thousands of African migrants to leave the country or face imprisonment.


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Sesame Street to Help Syrian Refugees

Last edited 20th December 2017

Characters from the children's television programme Sesame Street are going to be used to help teach children displaced by war in Syria.


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Mexico Bus Crash: Tourists Killed in Quintana Roo State

Last edited 19th December 2017

A bus carrying tourists from a cruise ship has overturned in south-eastern Mexico, killing at least 12 people, officials say.


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Police Investigate Four Baby Deaths at South Korea Hospital

Last edited 18th December 2017

Police are investigating the deaths of four newborn babies who died within 90 minutes of each other in an intensive care ward in South Korea.


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