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Syria flight strikes: Britain is convinced of Syria flight strike success

Media Playback Not Supported on Your Device Mediaskrift The RAF plan took off from their flight bases in Cyprus before the strikes in Syria The United Kingdom is "convinced" that air attacks are conducted by Britain, the United States and France on suspected chemical weapons facilities in Syria have been successful, said PM. Theresa May also said it had been …

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The latest: Cheers, screaming of "Winnie!" At the funeral of the icon

Mourners attend funeral service of the anti-apartheid icon Winnie Madikizela-Mandela at the Orlando Stadium in Soweto, South Africa, Saturday, April 14, 2018. Madikizela-Mandela died April 2 at the age of 81. (Themba Hadebe / Associated Press) By Associated Press By Associated Press April 14 at 03:36 JOHANNESBURG – The latest at the funeral of anti-apartheid icon Winnie Madikizela – Mandela …

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Winnie Mandela is added to rest at the funeral in South Africa

Crowds packed the Orlando Stadium in Johannesburg's Soweto Township before the ceremony, following a private family service in his home. As one of the country's most prominent and polarizing figures, she remained politically cleverly far behind her divorce from Mandela, the nation's first black president. Since the end of apartheid in the 1990s, she served in several government roles, including …

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Thousands of Palestinians protest against Gaza-Israel border, a death

By Nidal al-Mughrabi GAZA BORDER (Reuters) – A Palestinian was killed and more than 200 others were injured during conflicts with Israeli troops gathered in protest on Gaza-Israel border on Friday, Gaza officials said. Palestinians threw rocks and burning tires near the border barrier, where Israeli army shakers were thrown in. Some in the crowd threw firebombs and an explosive …

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The latest: Hundreds of celebrations in Syria's capital

WASHINGTON (AP) – The latest US-led missile attacks in Syria (all time locally): 1:10 am Hundreds of Syria demonstrate a milestone in the Syrian capital, waving victory signs and honking their car horn in a show of defiance. Demonstration broke out early on Saturday after a wave of US, British and French military strikes to punish President Bashar Assad for …

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Why does the trumpet become soft on Hezbollah? – Foreign policy

On Saturday, Vice President Mike Pence is meeting with regional leaders at the summit in America where he should tell those gathered that it is time to launch a coordinated battle against Hezbollah's illegal empire in Latin America. (The vice president goes for President Donald Trump, who suddenly discontinued his trip in Latin America to monitor the United States response …

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Genital breathing turtle with green algae "hair" faces any eradication, says group | FOX 4 Kansas City WDAF TV

Please enable JavaScript to view this video An Australian tortoise with a distinctly green punk rock hairstyle, two nails under the chin and the ability to breathe through the genitals is on a new list of threatened reptiles. [19659003] The Mary River Turtle, originally in Queensland, Australia, has the unusual ability to breathe underwater through specialized glands in its cloaca …

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Why did India wake up so late to a child rape and murder?

Image copyright Press Trust of India Image caption There were protests against the incident in Kashmir in February                  A bright looking eight-year-old girl belonging to a Muslim nomadic tribe in Indian-administered Kashmir goes missing in the new year. On 17 January, her battered body is recovered from a forest in Kathua district. In February, police arrested eight men, including …

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Trump Orders turn on Syria over suspected chemical weapons attacks

[Read the full text of President Trump’s address »] Strikes risked dragging the United States deeper into the complex, multi-page war in Syria, from which Mr Trump only last week said he would withdraw. They also aroused the possibility of confrontation with Russia and Iran, both of which have military forces in Syria to support Assad. Damascus residents woke up …

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The latest: Peru opens the Americas Summit, which is fighting for corruption

US. Vice President Mike Pence left, shaking hands with Peruvian president Martin Vizcarra before the US opening ceremony in Lima, Peru, Friday, April 13, 2018. (Karel Navarro / Associated Press) LIMA, Peru – The Last at the Summit in America (all times locally): 8:30 Peruvian President Martin Vizcarra has opened the summit in America by judging corruption corruption in Latin …

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