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Mass graves found near ex-IS stronghold: Syria state media

Wednesday  14:16,   12 december 2018
msn

Seven mass graves containing hundreds of unidentified bodies have been unearthed near the former Islamic State group stronghold of Albu Kamal in eastern Syria, official news agency SANA said. require(["medianetNativeAdOnArticle"], function... >>>

Korean border troops verify removal of each other's posts

Wednesday  12:41,   12 december 2018
msn

Dozens of South Korean soldiers are visiting the site of front-line North Korean guard posts to verify their removal as part of measures to reduce... >>>

Iraq welcomes Nobel Peace Prize winner Murad

Wednesday  11:41,   12 december 2018
msn

Iraqi activist Nadia Murad is meeting with her country's president in Baghdad after receiving the Nobel Peace Prize for her advocacy on behalf of victims of wartime sexual... >>>

Australian made to give birth alone in jail

Wednesday  11:40,   12 december 2018
bbc

The prisoner endured a "degrading and high risk" birth inside a locked cell, a review... >>>

On Iraq's border with Syria, Iran-backed militia warily eye U.S. forces

Wednesday  10:20,   12 december 2018
reuters

On Iraq's border with Syria, Iran-backed militia warily eye U.S.... >>>

Pakistan rejects US rebuke on religious freedoms

Wednesday  10:20,   12 december 2018
msn

Pakistan on Wednesday condemned a U.S. decision to add it to a list of nations that infringe on religious freedom, calling the move "unilateral and politically motivated." require(["medianetNativeAdOnArticle"], function (medianetNativeAdOnArticle) { >>>

Philippine Congress extends Mindanao martial law until end-2019

Wednesday  10:20,   12 december 2018
reuters

Philippine Congress extends Mindanao martial law until... >>>

Species That May Have Gone Extinct This Year

Wednesday  09:30,   12 december 2018
247wallst

As the worldwide human population grows, the wildlife population inevitably suffers. Humans negatively impact wildlife -- from plants to amphibians to mammals -- in a variety of ways whether by habitat encroachment or destruction, pollution of air,... >>>

Attempted oil robbery in Rio de Janeiro leads to major leak

Tuesday  09:40,   11 december 2018
msn

Brazilian authorities say that a major oil leak in Rio de Janeiro was caused by fuel thieves who punctured a pipeline in the Guanabara Bay.Environmental police responded to calls about the leak Saturday afternoon. They said Monday that they found... >>>

Mexico pledges $30 billion in development aid in part to deter migration

Tuesday  07:05,   11 december 2018
latimes

MEXICO CITY - Mexico's new government - under pressure from the Trump administration to curb illegal immigration to the U.S. - will pump more than $30 billion into development for southern Mexico, an investment plan meant in part to deter illicit... >>>

Italy: Teen, club owners investigated in fatal stampede

Tuesday  03:40,   11 december 2018
msn

Italian prosecutors say eight people are under investigation so far in connection to a stampede at a packed nightclub that killed six people, five of them... >>>

Indian opposition could get a boost as Modi looks set to lose state votes

Tuesday  03:30,   11 december 2018
reuters

Indian opposition could get a boost as Modi looks set to lose state... >>>

UN: 20 million Yemenis are hungry, 250,000 face catastrophe

Tuesday  03:30,   11 december 2018
msn

The U.N. humanitarian chief says 20 million people in Yemen are hungry - a 15 percent increase from last... >>>

Siberian serial killer cop convicted of dozens more murders

Monday  11:15,   10 december 2018
msn

A Siberian policeman who raped and killed women after offering them late-night rides was found guilty of dozens more murders on Monday, making him Russia's most prolific serial killer of recent times. require(["medianetNativeAdOnArticle"], function... >>>

US wants to continue support for Saudi-led coalition in Yemen

Sunday  13:55,   09 december 2018
reuters

YEMEN-SECURITY/U.S.-SAUDI (UPDATE 2 (PIX, TV)):UPDATE 2-US wants to continue support for Saudi-led coalition in... >>>