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Congo Death Toll Passes 3000

Last edited 22nd June 2017

The death toll includes civilians caught in the crossfire of a brutal fight between the Congolese army and an opposing militia group.

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Suspected Suicide Bomber Shot at Brussels Railway Station

Last edited 21st June 2017

Belgian soldiers have shot a man suspected of being a would-be suicide bomber at Brussels Central Station, officials say.He was shot after reportedly setting off a small explosion and no-one else is believed to have been injured.

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Catholic Schools Launch Fairness Campaign in the Face of a $4.6b Cut to Funding

Last edited 19th June 2017

Catholic schools have launched a video campaign to highlight the impact of the Liberal-National Government's proposed funding reforms on low-fee paying Catholic school families.

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Otto Warmbier: North Korea releases jailed US student 'in coma'

Last edited 13th June 2017

US student Otto Warmbier has been freed from jail in North Korea, but his parents say he has been in a coma for a year. The US secretary of state said the 22-year-old was on his way home to the US.

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Twelve Dead in Twin Tehran Attacks

Last edited 7th June 2017

Suicide bombers and gunmen have attacked Iran's parliament and the Mausoleum of Ayatollah Khomeini in Tehran, killing at least 12 people in a twin assault at the heart of the Islamic Republic.

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London Attack: 12 Arrested in Barking After Van and Knife Attack

Last edited 5th June 2017

Twelve people have been arrested after the London terror attack which left seven people dead and 48 injured.

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'Rejecting the Future': World Leaders Condemn Trump's Decision to abandon Paris Climate Deal

Last edited 1st June 2017

World leaders have branded Donald Trump decision to pull the US out of the Paris climate agreement a 'major disappointment' and a 'seriously wrong decision' while Australia has pledged to stick by the accord.

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President of Conference Appeals for Donations for the East Africa Food Crisis

Last edited 31st May 2017

‘I am shocked to learn of the harrowing plight facing millions of people in a number of countries in East Africa,’ Archbishop Denis Hart, President of the Australian Catholic Bishops Conference said today.

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Kabul: at least 90 Killed by Massive Car Bomb in Diplomatic Quarter

Last edited 31st May 2017

A massive explosion in a highly secure diplomatic area of Kabul has killed at least 90 people and wounded more than 461, Afghan officials have said.

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Cardinal Pleads for Islamist Militants to Release Philippines Hostages

Last edited 25th May 2017

Cotabato, Philippines, May 25, 2017 / 01:27 pm (CNA/EWTN News).- A Filipino cardinal has prayed for the release of Catholic hostages held by Islamist militants who have seized parts of a city on Mindanao, appealing to Muslim leaders to help secure their release.

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