International News:

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** International News: **

Here are a few of the International news stories that are happening from these great news affiliates. 

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** Wednesday, March 22nd, 2017: **

  • Location: London, England:
  • From: ZachNews:

Breaking News!!: Terror attack along the Westminster Bridge and outside the Parliament building.

https://zachnews.wordpress.com/2017/03/22/breaking-news-london-england-terror-attack-along-the-westminster-bridge-and-outside-the-parliament-building/

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** Tuesday, March 21st, 2017: **

  • Location: Canada and United States of America:
  • From: Reuters:

Canada refugee claims spike in first two months of 2017:

http://mobile.reuters.com/article/idUSKBN16S04V?il=0

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** Monday, March 20th, 2017: **

  • Location: Washington District of Columbia:
  • From: NBC News:

White House on Comey Testimony Countering Trump’s Wiretap Claim: ‘Nothing Has Changed’:

http://www.nbcnews.com/politics/white-house/white-house-comey-testimony-countering-trump-s-wiretap-claim-nothing-n735871

  • Location: Washington District of Columbia:
  • From: NBC News:

Comey: ‘No Information’ To Back Trump’s Claim Obama Wiretapped Him:

http://www.nbcnews.com/news/us-news/fbi-s-comey-testifies-house-intel-committee-russia-n735696

  • Location: Saudi Arabia and United States of America:
  • From: NBC News:

9/11 Lawsuits Against Saudi Arabia Flow Into Federal Court Under 2016 Law:

http://www.nbcnews.com/news/us-news/9-11-lawsuits-against-saudi-arabia-flow-federal-court-under-n736066

  • Location: South Africa:
  • From: Reuters:

South Africa minister to appeal court order against head of elite police unit: report:

http://mobile.reuters.com/article/idUSKBN16R0CW?il=0

  • Location: South Korea:
  • From: Reuters:

South Korea closes foundations at center of political scandal:

http://mobile.reuters.com/article/idUSKBN16R0PM?il=0

  • Location: Turkey:
  • From: Reuters:

Turkey detains more than 2,000 people over militant, coup links: interior ministry:

http://mobile.reuters.com/article/idUSKBN16R0RI?il=0

  • Location: China:
  • From: Reuters:

China rescues 13 from burning oil tanker in East China Sea: Xinhua:

http://mobile.reuters.com/article/idUSKBN16R0WK?il=0

  • Location: Russia:
  • From: Reuters:

Russia investigates suspicious prison death of space official:

http://mobile.reuters.com/article/idUSKBN16R199?il=0

  • Location: Brazil:
  • From: Reuters:

Brazil detains meatpacking executive after raids in rotten meat probe:

http://mobile.reuters.com/article/idUSKBN16P0NG?il=0

  • Location: Brazil and United States of America:
  • From: Reuters:

USDA tests Brazilian beef for pathogens amid meatpacking scandal:

http://mobile.reuters.com/article/idUSKBN16R2HO?il=0

  • Location: Brazil and China:
  • From: Reuters:

China temporarily suspends imports of Brazilian meat after scandal: source:

http://mobile.reuters.com/article/idUSKBN16R1G3?il=0

  • Location: Baghdad:
  • From: Reuters:

Car bomb blast kills at least 23 in south Baghdad: police and medical sources:

http://mobile.reuters.com/article/idUSKBN16R23B?il=0

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** Sunday, March 19th, 2017: **

  • Location: London:
  • From: Reuters:

London police simulate Thames boat hijacking in counter-terror exercise:

http://mobile.reuters.com/article/idUSKBN16Q0KJ?il=0

  • Location: Mexico:
  • From: Reuters:

Honduras convicts Mexican, two Hondurans for plotting to kill president:

http://mobile.reuters.com/article/idUSKBN16R00I?il=0

  • Location: Syria:
  • From: Reuters:

Syrian forces and rebels fight fierce clashes in northeast Damascus:

http://mobile.reuters.com/article/idUSKBN16Q09X?il=0

  • Location: Brazil:
  • From: Reuters:

Brazil president seeks to calm fears over meat sales, exports:

http://mobile.reuters.com/article/idUSKBN16Q0VL?il=0

  • Location: North Korea:
  • From: Reuters:

North Korea’s Kim Jong Un says engine test is ‘new birth’ of rocket industry:

http://mobile.reuters.com/article/idUSKBN16P0UZ?il=0

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** Saturday, March 18th, 2017: **

  • Location: Bangladesh:
  • From: Reuters:

Bangladesh police shoot suspected militant armed with explosives:

http://www.reuters.com/article/us-bangladesh-militants-idUSKBN16P06B?il=0

  • Location: Burundi:
  • From: Africa News:

At least six dead in Burundi floods:

http://www.africanews.com/2017/03/18/at-least-six-dead-in-burundi-floods/

  • Location: Libya:
  • From: Africa News:

UN, EU, Arab League and the AU meet to discuss Libya:

http://www.africanews.com/2017/03/18/un-eu-arab-league-and-the-au-meet-to-discuss-libya/

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** Friday, March 17th, 2017: **

  • Location: Washington, District of Columbia and Northeast United States of America:
  • From: NBC News:

Trump’s Pentagon Presents ISIS Plan That Looks Much Like Obama’s:

http://www.nbcnews.com/news/us-news/trump-s-secret-plan-beat-isis-looks-lot-obama-s-n735171

  • Location: Saint-Bruno-de-Montarville, Québec, Canada:
  • From: CTV News:

One dead, one seriously injured after planes collide over Montreal-area mall:

http://www.ctvnews.ca/canada/one-dead-one-seriously-injured-after-planes-collide-over-montreal-area-mall-1.3329573

  • Location: Kampala, Uganda:
  • From: Reuters:

Gunmen kill senior Ugandan police official, president orders cameras:

http://www.reuters.com/article/us-uganda-security-idUSKBN16O10X?il=0

  • Location: Canada:
  • From: Reuters:

Canadian man charged in Yahoo hack loves fancy cars, parties:

http://www.reuters.com/article/us-yahoo-hacker-baratov-idUSKBN16O2G2?il=0

  • Location: Moroccan:
  • From: Reuters:

Morocco says arrests 15 for Islamic State links:

http://www.reuters.com/article/us-morocco-security-idUSKBN16O2HX?il=0

  • Location: Ra’s Lanuf, Libya:
  • From: Reuters:

Little new damage found as east Libyan forces push to secure oil ports:

http://www.reuters.com/article/us-libya-security-oil-idUSKBN16O2N6?il=0

  • Location: Somalia, South Sudan, and Nigeria:
  • From: Africa News:

Reality of the worst drought since 1945 peaking in parts of Africa:

http://www.africanews.com/2017/03/17/depth-of-the-worst-drought-since-1945-peaking-in-parts-of-africa/

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** Thursday, March 16th, 2017: **

  • Location: Mexico:
  • From: Reuters:

Investigators find more than 250 skulls in Mexico graves:

http://www.reuters.com/article/us-mexico-violence-idUSKBN16M03Z?il=0

  • Location: Grasse, France:
  • From: Reuters:

French high school shooter was fascinated with Columbine massacre:

http://www.reuters.com/article/us-france-shooting-columbine-idUSKBN16N2PN?il=0

  • Location: Mosul, Iraq:
  • From: Reuters:

Iraqi forces besiege Islamic State around Mosul Old City:

http://www.reuters.com/article/us-mideast-crisis-iraq-mosul-idUSKBN16N0VY?il=0

  • Location: South Sudan:
  • From: Africa News:

Rights violations still rampant in South Sudan-UN report:

http://www.africanews.com/2017/03/16/rights-violations-still-rampant-in-south-sudan-un-report/

  • Location: Mali:
  • From: Africa News:

Eight jihadists arrested in Mali’s restive north:

http://www.africanews.com/2017/03/16/eight-jihadists-arrested-in-mali-s-restive-north/

  • Location: Uganda:
  • From: Africa News:

Uganda admits security forces killed over 100 people in palace raid in November:

http://www.africanews.com/2017/03/16/uganda-admits-security-forces-killed-over-100-people-in-a-palace-raid-in/

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** Wednesday, March 15th, 2017: **

  • Location: Washington, District of Columbia and Northeast United States of America:
  • From: NBC News:

Judge Blocks Second Travel Order; Trump Slams ‘Judicial Overreach’:

http://www.nbcnews.com/news/us-news/federal-judge-hawaii-blocks-trump-s-revised-travel-order-n734141

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** Tuesday, March 14th, 2017: **

  • Location: United Kingdom:
  • From: Sky News:

Ransomware will attack phones, watches and TVs – report:

http://news.sky.com/story/ransomware-will-attack-phones-watches-and-tvs-report-10801268

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** Monday, March 13th, 2017: **

  • Location: Democratic Republic of Congo, Sweden, and United States of America:
  • From: Africa News:

Two UN officials of US, Swedish nationality kidnapped in DR Congo:

http://www.africanews.com/2017/03/13/two-un-officials-of-us-swedish-nationality-kidnapped-in-dr-congo/

  • Location: North Korea and United States of America:
  • From: Reuters:

North Korea warns of ‘merciless’ strikes as U.S. carrier joins South Korea drills:

http://mobile.reuters.com/article/worldNews/idUSKBN16L0BD

  • Location: Syria:
  • From: Reuters:

Syrian opposition says won’t attend Astana talks:

http://mobile.reuters.com/article/worldNews/idUSKBN16K1JJ

  • Location: Syria:
  • From: Reuters:

Syrian rebels agree to leave Homs’ al-Waer district:

http://mobile.reuters.com/article/worldNews/idUSKBN16K13D?il=0

  • Location: Egypt:
  • From: Africa News:

Former Egyptian President Mubarak to be released – lawyer:

http://www.africanews.com/2017/03/13/former-egyptian-president-mubarak-to-be-released-lawyer/

  • Location: Egypt:
  • From: Reuters:

Egypt’s Sisi pardons 203 young protesters: state news agency:

http://mobile.reuters.com/article/worldNews/idUSKBN16K1OP?il=0

  • Location: South Sudan:
  • From: Reuters:

South Sudan rebels kidnap eight local aid workers: military:

http://mobile.reuters.com/article/worldNews/idUSKBN16K11B?il=0

  • Location: Somali:
  • From: Reuters:

Car bomb kills at least 13 in Somali capital: police, medics:

http://mobile.reuters.com/article/worldNews/idUSKBN16K0LA?il=0

  • Location: Malaysia and North Korea:
  • From: Reuters:

Malaysia says talks on with North Korea for return of nine citizens:

http://mobile.reuters.com/article/worldNews/idUSKBN16K0OL?il=0

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** Sunday, March 12th, 2017: **

  • Location: Guatemala:
  • From: Reuters:

Death toll from Guatemala children’s shelter fire rises to 39:

http://mobile.reuters.com/article/worldNews/idUSKBN16J00B?il=0

  • Location: Damascus, Syria:
  • From: Reuters:

Death toll from Damascus bombing climbs to 74: Observatory:

http://mobile.reuters.com/article/worldNews/idUSKBN16J0AN?il=0

  • Location: Nigeria:
  • From: Africa News:

Suicide attack foiled in Nigeria, two female bombers killed:

http://www.africanews.com/2017/03/12/suicide-attack-foiled-in-nigeria-two-female-bombers-killed/

  • Location: Ethiopian:
  • From: Africa News:

Ethiopia: At least 30 killed in landslide at Addis Ababa rubbish dump:

http://www.africanews.com/2017/03/12/ethiopia-at-least-24-killed-in-landslide-at-addis-ababa-rubbish-dump/

  • Location: Mosul, Iraq:
  • From: Reuters:

Iraqi forces unearth mass grave of Shi’ite inmates killed by IS:

http://mobile.reuters.com/article/worldNews/idUSKBN16J0LY?il=0

  • Location: Germany:
  • From: Reuters:

Germany agrees to deport Tunisian wanted over 2015 museum attack:

http://mobile.reuters.com/article/worldNews/idUSKBN16J0SF?il=0

  • Location: South Korea:
  • From: Reuters:

South Korea’s ousted Park leaves Blue House: media:

http://mobile.reuters.com/article/worldNews/idUSKBN16J0CO?il=0

 

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** Saturday, March 11th, 2017: **

  • Location: South Korea:
  • From: Reuters:

Critics of South Korea’s ousted Park call for her arrest:

http://www.reuters.com/article/us-southkorea-politics-idUSKBN16I02K?il=0

  • Location: Europe:
  • From: France 24:

EU leaders divided over post-Brexit Europe:

http://www.france24.com/en/20170311-eu-leaders-divided-over-post-brexit-multispeed-europe

  • Location: Yemen, South Sudan, Somalia and Northeast Nigeria:
  • From: Sky News:

World faces largest humanitarian crisis since 1945, says UN:

http://news.sky.com/story/world-faces-largest-humanitarian-crisis-since-1945-says-un-10797663

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** Friday, March 10th, 2017: **

  • Location: South Korea:
  • From: Reuters:

South Korea election to be free, fair, held by May 9 at latest: commission:

http://www.reuters.com/article/us-southkorea-politics-election-idUSKBN16I04Z?il=0

  • Location: South Korea:
  • From: The Korea Times: 

Presidential election to be held no later than May 9:

http://www.koreatimes.co.kr/www/nation/2017/03/356_225416.html

  • Location: Iraq:
  • From: Reuters:

Iraq says ‘no evidence’ of chemical weapons attacks in Mosul:

http://www.reuters.com/article/us-mideast-crisis-iraq-chemicalweapons-idUSKBN16H2KL?il=0

  • Location: Ekurhuleni, Gauteng:
  • From: Africa News:

South Africa’s taxi drivers block roads to main airport:

http://www.africanews.com/2017/03/10/south-africa-s-taxis-drivers-block-roads-to-main-airport/

  • Location: Gambia:
  • From: Africa News:

Gambia: Remains of opposition activist Solo Sandeng exhumed:

http://www.africanews.com/2017/03/10/gambia-remains-of-opposition-activist-solo-sandeng-exhumed/

  • Location: Istanbul, Turkey:
  • From: Reuters:

Helicopter with business executives crashes in Istanbul, killing all aboard:

http://www.reuters.com/article/us-turkey-crash-istanbul-idUSKBN16H103?il=0

  • Location: Tunisia:
  • From: Africa News:

Tunisair to investigate tension among workers:

http://www.africanews.com/2017/03/10/tunisair-to-investigate-tension-among-workers/

  • Location: Toronto, Ontario, Canada:
  • From: Reuters:

Developer of Trump Tower in Toronto faces class action lawsuit:

http://www.reuters.com/article/us-canada-trump-toronto-idUSKBN16H2RQ?il=0

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** Thursday, March 9th, 2017: **

  • Location: Guatemala:
  • From: France 24:

At least 21 dead as fire tears through Guatemala home for abused teens:

http://www.france24.com/en/20170309-least-19-dead-fire-tears-through-guatemala-home-abused-teens

  • Location: Yemen and United States of America:
  • From: Reuters:

U.S. says January raid in Yemen killed 4 to 12 civilians:

http://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-yemen-civilians-idUSKBN16G2G9?il=0

  • Location: German:
  • From: Reuters:

German police detain suspect after axe attack in Duesseldorf:

http://www.reuters.com/article/us-germany-attack-idUSKBN16G33H?il=0

  • Location: Canada:
  • From: Reuters:

Canada steps up campaign against possible U.S. border tax:

http://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-trade-nafta-canada-idUSKBN16G346?il=0

  • Location: Europe:
  • From: France 24:

British economy headed for three-year slump after 2017 rally:

http://www.france24.com/en/20170308-british-economy-brexit-three-year-slump-2017-growth

  • Location: Venezuela:
  • From: Reuters:

Order for Venezuela to pay Exxon $1.4 billion in damages overturned: lawyer:

http://www.reuters.com/article/us-venezuela-exxon-idUSKBN16G38C?il=0

  • Location: London, England:
  • From: Reuters:

WikiLeaks offers CIA hacking tools to tech companies: Assange:

http://www.reuters.com/article/us-cia-wikileaks-assange-idUSKBN16G27Y?il=0

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** Wednesday, March 8th, 2017: **

  • Location: Syria, Iraq, and United States of America:
  • From: Reuters:

Exclusive: U.S. weighs deploying up to 1,000 ‘reserve’ troops for IS fight:

http://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-trump-islamicstate-exclusive-idUSKBN16F2SK

  • Location: South Africa:
  • From: Africa News:

South Africa airport robbers pose as police, make away with UK-bound cash:

http://www.africanews.com/2017/03/08/south-africa-airport-robbers-pose-as-police-make-away-with-uk-bound-cash/

  • Location: Africa:
  • From: Africa News:

International Women’s Day: Meet Africa’s richest women according to Forbes:

http://www.africanews.com/2017/03/08/international-women-s-day-meet-africa-s-richest-women-according-to-forbes/

  • Location: Brazil:
  • From: Reuters:

Brazil probes possible obstruction of state-run pensions fraud case:

http://www.reuters.com/article/us-brazil-corruption-idUSKBN16F25W?il=0

  • Location: Kabul, Afghanistan:
  • From: Reuters:

More than 30 killed in Kabul hospital attack, official says:

http://www.reuters.com/article/us-afghanistan-blast-casualties-idUSKBN16F1HB?il=0

  • Location: China and United States of America:
  • From: Reuters:

China’s ZTE pleads guilty, settles U.S. sanctions case for nearly $900 million:

http://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-china-zte-idUSKBN16E1X1?il=0

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** Tuesday, March 7th, 2017: **

  • Location: China and North Korea:
  • From: BBC News:

China calls on N Korea to suspend missile and nuclear tests:

http://www.bbc.com/news/world-asia-39202088

  • Location: Hawaii, Washington, District of Columbia, and United States of America, and International:
  • From: NBC News:

Hawaii to File Legal Challenge Over New Trump Immigration Order:

http://www.nbcnews.com/news/us-news/hawaii-file-legal-challenge-over-new-trump-travel-order-n730426

  • Location: Washington, District of Columbia, United States of America, and International:
  • From: NBC News:

WikiLeaks Releases Alleged CIA Hacking Secrets:

http://www.nbcnews.com/news/us-news/wikileaks-releases-alleged-cia-hacking-secrets-n730051

  • Location: Guatemala:
  • From: Reuters:

Thousands of protesters in Guatemala demand president’s resignation:

http://www.reuters.com/article/us-guatemala-corruption-idUSKBN16E2PW?il=0

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** Monday, March 6th, 2017: **

  • Location: Washington, District of Columbia and United States of America:
  • From: NBC News:

President Trump Signs New Immigration Executive Order:

http://www.nbcnews.com/politics/white-house/president-trump-signs-new-immigration-executive-order-n724276

  • Location: North Korea:
  • From: Reuters:

North Korea fires four ballistic missiles into sea, angering Japan and South:

http://www.reuters.com/article/us-northkorea-missiles-idUSKBN16C0YU?il=0

  • Location: Russia and North Korea:
  • From: Reuters

Russia urges restraint after North Korean missile tests:

http://www.reuters.com/article/us-northkorea-missiles-russia-restraint-idUSKBN16D1U3?il=0

  • Location: Tijuana, Mexico:
  • From: KNSD Channel 7:

Girl, 5, Left Alone for Hours: Tijuana Police:

http://www.nbcsandiego.com/news/local/Girl-5-Left-Alone-for-Hours-Tijuana-Police-415497373.html

  • Location: Europe:
  • From: BBC News:

French Republicans back embattled Fillon:

http://www.bbc.com/news/world-europe-39184387

  • Location: Manila, Philippines:
  • From: Reuters:

Citing lack of proof, Philippine senators end Duterte ‘death squad’ inquiry:

http://www.reuters.com/article/us-philippines-drugs-senate-idUSKBN16D0DX?il=0

  • Location: Ottawa, Canada:
  • From: CBC News:

Ottawa police officer charged with manslaughter in man’s 2016 death:

http://www.cbc.ca/news/canada/ottawa/abdirahman-abdi-ottawa-police-siu-findings-1.4008142

  • Location: Mali and Burkina Faso:
  • From: Africa News:

11 Malian soldiers killed in an attack on army post near Burkina border:

http://www.africanews.com/2017/03/06/11-malian-soldiers-killed-in-an-attack-on-army-post-near-burkina-border/

  • Location: France:
  • From: BBC News

Troadec case: Brother-in-law admits murdering missing family of four:

http://www.bbc.com/news/world-europe-39177217

  • Location: Syria:
  • From: Reuters:

Syrian militia says Manbij under protection of U.S.-led alliance:

http://www.reuters.com/article/us-mideast-crisis-syria-manbij-idUSKBN16D0KF

  • Location: Ghana:
  • From: Africa News:

Mugabe joins other African leaders to celebrate Ghana’s 60th Independence Day:

http://www.africanews.com/2017/03/06/mugabe-joins-other-african-leaders-to-celebrate-ghana-s-60th-independence-day/

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** Sunday, March 5th, 2017: **

  • Location: Iran:
  • From: Reuters:

Iran indicts nuclear negotiator, holds Iranian-American on fraud charges:

http://www.reuters.com/article/us-iran-usa-arrest-idUSKBN16C0PI?il=0

  • Location: Germany:
  • From: BBC News

Turkey’s Erdogan makes Nazi jibe over Germany rally ban:

http://www.bbc.com/news/world-europe-39173296

  • Location: Nigeria:
  • From: Reuters:

Pirates in Nigeria release Russian, Ukrainian sailors: agencies:

http://www.reuters.com/article/us-nigeria-piracy-ukraine-russia-idUSKBN16C0BX?il=0

  • Location: Syria:
  • From: Reuters:

Syrian pilot whose plane crashed in Turkey says aircraft was shot down: Anadolu Agency:

http://www.reuters.com/article/us-mideast-crisis-syria-turkey-idUSKBN16C0QD?il=0

  • Location: Gambia:
  • From: Africa News:

Barrow reinstates soldiers who attempted to overthrow Jammeh in 2014:

http://www.africanews.com/2017/03/05/barrow-reinstates-soldiers-who-attempted-to-overthrow-jammeh-in-2014/

  • Location: Japan and North Korea:
  • From: Reuters

Japan says North Korean missiles landed as close as 300 km to Japan coast:

http://www.reuters.com/article/us-northkorea-missiles-japan-idUSKBN16D04C?il=0

  • Location: South Korea and North Korea:
  • From: Reuters:

South Korea acting president calls for swift deployment of U.S. anti-missile system:

http://www.reuters.com/article/us-northkorea-missiles-hwang-idUSKBN16D04Q?il=0

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** Saturday, March 4th, 2017: **

  • Location: Syria:
  • From: Reuters

Syrian army takes more villages from militants in northwest Syria:

http://www.reuters.com/article/us-mideast-crisis-syria-militants-idUSKBN16B0NZ?il=0

  • Location: Syria:
  • From: Reuters

Expert says Islamic State has badly damaged major Palmyra monument:

http://www.reuters.com/article/us-mideast-crisis-syria-palmyra-idUSKBN16B0Q2?il=0

  • Location: Malaysia and North Korea:
  • From: The Korea Times: 

Malaysia expels North Korean envoy over Kim Jong-nam’s assassination:

http://www.koreatimes.co.kr/www/nation/2017/03/103_225049.html

  • Location: Somalia:
  • From: Reuters

Somalia says 110 dead in last 48 hours due to drought:

http://www.reuters.com/article/us-somalia-disaster-idUSKBN16B0MW?il=0

  • Location: Canada:
  • From: Reuters:

Canada: No plans to clamp down at border to deter migrants:

http://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-immigration-canada-border-idUSKBN16B0P1?il=0

  • Location: Mexico:
  • From: Reuters

Blast kills at least 3 in Mexico town hit by December fireworks explosion:

http://www.reuters.com/article/us-mexico-blast-idUSKBN16B0I3?il=0

  • Location: Tanzania:
  • From: Africa News:

Notorious Tanzanian Ivory trafficker sentenced to 12 years in prison:

http://www.africanews.com/2017/03/04/notorious-tanzanian-ivory-trafficker-sentenced-to-12-years-in-prison/

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** Friday, March 3rd, 2017: **

  • Location: West Sussex, England:
  • From: Sky News: 

Pilot errors caused Shoreham air crash, report finds:

http://news.sky.com/story/pilot-errors-caused-shoreham-air-crash-report-finds-10788285

  • Location: Mali:
  • From: Africa News:

Islamist groups in Mali merge, pledge allegiance to al-Qaeda:

http://www.africanews.com/2017/03/03/islamist-groups-in-mali-merge-and-pledge-allegiance-to-al-qaeda/

  • Location: Malaysia and North Korea:
  • From: Reuters

Malaysia tightens border checks to stop North Korean murder suspects fleeing:

http://www.reuters.com/article/us-northkorea-malaysia-kim-police-idUSKBN16A0PO?il=0

  • Location: Malaysia and North Korea:
  • From: Reuters

North Korean suspect in airport murder to be deported from Malaysia and not allowed back:

http://www.reuters.com/article/us-northkorea-malaysia-kim-diplomacy-idUSKBN16A05V?il=0

  • Location: North Korea:
  • From: The Korea Times: 

N. Korea says Kim Jong-nam died of heart attack, not VX:

http://www.koreatimes.co.kr/www/nation/2017/03/103_224995.html

  • Location: Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates:
  • From: Sky News: 

Sir Rod Stewart apologises over mock execution in Abu Dhabi desert:

http://news.sky.com/story/rod-stewart-apologises-over-mock-execution-in-abu-dhabi-desert-10788254

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** Thursday, March 2nd, 2017: **

  • Location: Syria:
  • From: Reuters

Al Qaeda confirms leader killed by drone strike in Syria:

http://www.reuters.com/article/us-mideast-crisis-qaeda-leader-idUSKBN16924L?il=0

  • Location: Malaysia and North Korea:
  • From: Reuters

Malaysia releases North Korea murder suspect from detention:

http://www.reuters.com/article/us-northkorea-malaysia-ri-idUSKBN16A06Z?il=0

  • Location: Zimbabwe:
  • From: Africa News:

Zimbabwe High Court outlaws beating of children at home and in schools:

http://www.africanews.com/2017/03/02/zimbabwe-high-court-outlaws-beating-of-children-at-home-and-in-schools/

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** Wednesday, March 1st, 2017: **

  • Location: Iraq:
  • From: Reuters

Iraqi forces block Islamic State counter-attack in western Mosul – officers:

http://www.reuters.com/article/us-mideast-crisis-iraq-mosul-idUSKBN1690MZ?il=0

  • Location: South Korea:
  • From: The Korea Times: 

S. Korea divided over impeachment with court’s ruling up in the air [PHOTOS]

http://www.koreatimes.co.kr/www/nation/2017/03/251_224924.html

  • Location: Seoul, South Korea:
  • From: The Korea Times: 

More ‘comfort woman’ statues to be installed in Seoul [VIDEO+PHOTOS]

http://www.koreatimes.co.kr/www/nation/2017/03/120_224915.html

  • Location: Dalton-in-Furness, Cumbria, England:
  • From: Sky News

Nearly 500 animal deaths at South Lakes Safari Zoo in four years:

http://news.sky.com/story/nearly-500-animal-deaths-at-south-lakes-safari-zoo-in-four-years-10785967

  • Location: South Korea:
  • From: Reuters

South Korea worried about calls in China against South Korea firms over THAAD:

http://www.reuters.com/article/us-southkorea-china-thaad-idUSKBN1690IP?il=0

  • Location: China:
  • From: Reuters

China accuses rights activist of ‘fake news’ fabricating torture:

http://www.reuters.com/article/us-china-rights-idUSKBN1690GA?il=0

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** Tuesday, February 28th, 2017: **

  • Location: Malaysia and North Korea:
  • From: Reuters

Malaysia to charge women with airport murder of North Korean:

http://www.reuters.com/article/us-northkorea-malaysia-kim-court-idUSKBN1670GX?il=0

  • Location: South Korea and North Korea:
  • From: Reuters

South Korea suggests North’s suspension from U.N. over airport killing:

http://www.reuters.com/article/us-southkorea-north-minister-idUSKBN16716I?il=0

  • Location: South Korea:
  • From: The Korea Times: 

Korea becomes less democratic under Park Geun-hye:

http://www.koreatimes.co.kr/www/nation/2017/03/356_224837.html

  • Location: South Korea:
  • From: The Korea Times: 

Korea becomes less democratic under Park Geun-hye:

http://www.koreatimes.co.kr/www/nation/2017/03/356_224837.html

  • Location: Sudan:
  • From: Africa News:

Thousands of hungry South Sudan refugees flee to Sudan:

http://www.africanews.com/2017/02/28/thousands-of-hungry-south-sudan-refugees-flee-to-sudan/

  • Location: South Korea:
  • From: The Korea Times: 

1 in 10 foreigners staying in S. Korea illegally:

http://www.koreatimes.co.kr/www/nation/2017/03/177_224807.html

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** Monday, February 27th, 2017: **

  • Location: Sirte, Libya:
  • From: Reuters

Islamic State forced Philippine nurses to give medical training in Libya:

http://www.reuters.com/article/us-libya-security-prisoners-idUSKBN1662KR?il=0

  • Location: Seongnam, Gyeonggi Province, South Korea:
  • From: The Korea Times: 

Dog meat market to close down:

http://www.koreatimes.co.kr/www/nation/2017/03/281_224755.html

  • Location: China:
  • From: Reuters

China considering offering financial incentives for second child: China Daily:

http://www.reuters.com/article/us-china-population-idUSKBN167040?il=0

  • Location: Somalia:
  • From: Africa News:

2 killed as fire engulfs Mogadishu’s main market:

http://www.africanews.com/2017/02/27/2-killed-as-fire-engulfs-mogadishu-s-main-market-fire/

  • Location: Azerbaijan:
  • From: Reuters

Azerbaijan says five soldiers killed in clashes with Armenian separatists:

http://www.reuters.com/article/us-armenia-azerbaijan-conflict-idUSKBN166116?il=0

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** Sunday, February 26th, 2017: **

  • Location: South Korea:
  • From: Reuters

South Korea acting president declines to extend special prosecution probe:

http://www.reuters.com/article/us-southkorea-politics-idUSKBN16601D?il=0

  • Location: Constantine, Algeria:
  • From: Reuters

Bomber targets police office in eastern Algerian city: state media:

http://www.reuters.com/article/us-algeria-security-idUSKBN1650W2?il=0

  • Location: France:
  • From: Reuters

French Socialist and hard-left candidates fail to reach alliance deal:

http://www.reuters.com/article/us-france-election-socialists-idUSKBN1650XA?il=0

  • Location: United Kingdom:
  • From: Sky News

Welsh rugby star Elli Norkett, 20, killed in car crash:

http://news.sky.com/story/welsh-rugby-star-elli-norkett-20-killed-in-car-crash-10783515

  • Location: Gambia:
  • From: Africa News:

World Bank pledges $60 million in budget support for Gambia:

http://www.africanews.com/2017/02/26/world-bank-pledges-60-million-in-budget-support-for-gambia/

  • Location: South Sudan:
  • From: Africa News:

South Sudan: People queue for food and vaccination in famine affected regions:

http://www.africanews.com/2017/02/26/south-sudan-people-queue-for-food-and-vaccination-in-famine-affected-regions/

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** Saturday, February 25th, 2017: **

  • Location: North Korea:
  • From: BBC News

Kim Jong-nam: VX dose was ‘high and lethal’:

http://www.bbc.com/news/world-asia-39096172

  • Location: North Korea:
  • From: Reuters

North Korea evades sanctions with network of overseas companies: U.N. report:

http://www.reuters.com/article/us-northkorea-sanctions-un-idUSKBN164043?il=0

  • Location: Moscow, Russia:
  • From: BBC News

Boris Nemtsov killing: Supporters march in Moscow:

http://www.bbc.com/news/world-europe-39094596

  • Location: Syria:
  • From: Reuters

Bombings, air strikes in Syria rattle Geneva peace talks:

http://www.reuters.com/article/us-mideast-crisis-syria-idUSKBN16405J?il=0

  • Location: Syria:
  • From: Reuters

Syrian opposition suggests security forces could have been behind Homs attack:

http://www.reuters.com/article/us-mideast-crisis-syria-opposition-harir-idUSKBN1640R9?il=0

  • Location: France:
  • From: Reuters

France places two under formal investigation for planning attack:

http://www.reuters.com/article/us-europe-attacks-france-idUSKBN1640QF?il=0

  • Location: Vietnam:
  • From: Reuters

Vietnam says Kim murder suspect thought it was a prank:

http://www.reuters.com/article/us-northkorea-malaysia-kim-vietnam-idUSKBN1640FK?il=0

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** Friday, February 24th, 2017: **

  • Location: Washington, District of Columbia and United States of America:
  • From: NBC News:

White House Excludes Several Outlets From Press Gaggle:

http://www.nbcnews.com/politics/white-house/white-house-excludes-several-outlets-press-gaggle-n725366

  • Location: Russia and United States of America:
  • From: Reuters

Trump attacks FBI on leakers of Russia reports: ‘FIND NOW’:

http://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-trump-fbi-idUSKBN1631GC?il=0

  • Location: South Korea:
  • From: The Korea Times: 

S. Korea urges N. Korea to admit its involvement in killing of Kim Jong-nam:

http://www.koreatimes.co.kr/www/nation/2017/02/103_224622.html

  • Location: China, North Korea, and United States of America:
  • From: Reuters

China say North Korea’s nuclear plan is a problem between U.S. and North Korea:

http://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-trump-northkorea-china-idUSKBN163118?il=0

  • Location: Calgary, Alberta, Canada:
  • From: CBC News:

Raditas guilty of 1st-degree murder of teen son who weighed 37 lb. at death:

http://www.cbc.ca/news/canada/calgary/radita-emil-rodica-alex-murder-trial-decision-judge-1.3995371

  • Location: Iraq and Syria:
  • From: Reuters

Iraqi air force hits Islamic State inside Syria for first time:

http://www.reuters.com/article/us-mideast-crisis-iraq-syria-idUSKBN1631CB?il=0

  • Location: Syria:
  • From: Reuters

Car bomb on Turkey-backed Syrian rebels kills 41, mostly civilians: sources:

http://www.reuters.com/article/us-mideast-crisis-syria-attack-idUSKBN1630WU?il=0

  • Location: Democratic Republic of the Congo:
  • From: France 24:

Footage shows teenage girl after brutal attack by DR Congo soldiers:

http://observers.france24.com/en/20170224-footage-shows-teenage-girl-after-brutal-attack-dr-congo-soldiers

  • Location: Brazil:
  • From: Reuters

Brazil’s worst-ever recession likely extended into fourth quarter:

http://www.reuters.com/article/us-brazil-economy-gdp-idUSKBN163217?il=0

  • Location: Abbotsford, British Columbia, Canada:
  • From: CTV News:

Woman dies a day after being sent home from Abbotsford hospital:

http://bc.ctvnews.ca/woman-dies-a-day-after-being-sent-home-from-abbotsford-hospital-1.3300842

  • Location: Guatemala:
  • From: BBC News:

Guatemala expels abortion boat crew:

http://www.bbc.com/news/world-latin-america-39084503

  • Location: Uganda:
  • From: Africa News:

Museveni like Mugabe supports Trump’s nationalism agenda but …:

http://www.africanews.com/2017/02/24/museveni-like-mugabe-supports-trump-s-nationalism-agenda-but/

  • Location: Nigeria:
  • From: Africa News:

Nigeria: Seven killed in Boko Haram attack:

http://www.africanews.com/2017/02/24/nigeria-seven-killed-in-boko-haram-attack/

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** Thursday, February 23rd, 2017: **

  • Location: Indonesia:
  • From: Reuters

Indonesia to raise prospect of joint patrols with Australia in South China Sea: report:

http://www.reuters.com/article/us-southchinasea-indonesia-australia-idUSKBN1622Q2?il=0

  • Location: Niger:
  • From: Reuters

Militants kill 15 Niger soldiers in patrol ambush:

http://www.reuters.com/article/us-niger-security-idUSKBN1622QY?il=0

  • Location: Europe:
  • From: BBC News

Dutch populist Geert Wilders in security leak scare:

http://www.bbc.com/news/world-europe-39057543

  • Location: Israel:
  • From: Reuters

Israeli police say find evidence of corruption involving former aide to Netanyahu:

http://www.reuters.com/article/us-israel-netanyahu-aide-idUSKBN1622D8?il=0

  • Location: Paris, France:
  • From: Reuters

French police clash with protesting youths, arrest 26:

http://www.reuters.com/article/us-france-police-violence-idUSKBN1621CC?il=0

  • Location: Mumbai, India:
  • From: Reuters

Victims of sex crime race strict Indian abortion deadline:

http://www.reuters.com/article/us-india-abortion-trafficking-idUSKBN162213?il=0

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** Wednesday, February 22nd, 2017: **

  • Location: United Kingdom:
  • From: Sky News:

LIVE: Storm Doris drops ‘weather bomb’ on Britain:

http://news.sky.com/story/live-travel-warning-amid-storm-doris-alerts-10778262

  • Location: Mosul, Iraq:
  • From: Reuters

Iraqi security forces storm Mosul airport, military base:

http://www.reuters.com/article/us-mideast-crisis-iraq-mosul-idUSKBN1620HI?il=0

  • Location: South Kashmir:
  • From: Reuters

Three soldiers, civilian killed in militant attack in Indian Kashmir:

http://www.reuters.com/article/us-india-kashmir-idUSKBN1620HQ?il=0

  • Location: Malaysia and North Korea:
  • From: The Korea Times: 

Malaysia to send police to collect DNA sample of Kim Jong-nam’s son in Macao: reports:

http://www.koreatimes.co.kr/www/nation/2017/02/103_224557.html

  • Location: Paris, France:
  • From: France 24:

Racism, sex abuse and impunity: French police’s toxic legacy in the banlieues:

http://www.france24.com/en/20170222-france-racism-sex-abuse-rape-impunity-suburbs-banlieues-theo-adama-traore

  • Location: Johannesburg, South Africa:
  • From: Africa News:

Johannesburg is a city of global migrants, no room for xenophobia – Mayor:

http://www.africanews.com/2017/02/23/johannesburg-is-a-city-of-global-migrants-no-room-for-xenophobia-mayor/

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** Tuesday, February 21st, 2017: **

  • Location: Malaysia and North Korea:
  • From: Reuters

Malaysia names North Korean diplomat wanted for questioning in airport murder:

http://www.reuters.com/article/us-northkorea-malaysia-kim-idUSKBN1610AM?il=0

  • Location: Paris, France:
  • From: France 24:

French police arrest three men over alleged terror plot:

http://www.france24.com/en/20170221-france-three-men-arrested-plot-plans-travel-syria-islamic-state

  • Location: Liverpool, England:
  • From: Sky News:

Killer Shaun Walmsley sprung from custody in Liverpool:

http://news.sky.com/story/killer-shaun-walsmley-sprung-from-police-custody-in-liverpool-10776848

  • Location: China and the United States of America:
  • From: Reuters

China opposes U.S. naval patrols in South China Sea:

http://www.reuters.com/article/us-southchinasea-china-usa-idUSKBN1600V0?il=0

  • Location: Libya:
  • From: Africa News:

Bodies of 74 migrants washed ashore in western Libya:

http://www.africanews.com/2017/02/21/bodies-of-74-migrants-wash-ashore-in-western-libya/

  • Location: Ottawa, Canada:
  • From: CTV News

Canada to give asylum to 1,200 primarily Yazidi refugees by year end:

http://www.ctvnews.ca/canada/canada-to-give-asylum-to-1-200-primarily-yazidi-refugees-by-year-end-1.3295037

  • Location: Osaka, Japan:
  • From: Reuters

Japan kindergarten apologizes after possible hate-speech comment:

http://www.reuters.com/article/us-japan-education-abe-idUSKBN1600KO?il=0

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** Monday, February 20th, 2017: **

  • Location: North Korea:
  • From: The Korea Times: 

Kim Jong-nam had offer to lead N. Korea’s government-in-exile:

http://www.koreatimes.co.kr/www/nation/2017/02/103_224432.html

  • Location: Melbourne, Victoria, Australia:
  • From: Reuters

Five die as light plane crashes into mall in Australia:

http://www.reuters.com/article/us-australia-crash-idUSKBN15Z271?il=0

  • Location: Gambia:
  • From: Africa News:

Gambian president pardons over 170 prisoners held in notorious jail:

http://www.africanews.com/2017/02/20/gambian-president-pardons-over-170-prisoners-held-in-notorious-jail/

  • Location: Sweden and the United States of America:
  • From: BBC News:

Trump tries to explain remark about Sweden amid confusion:

http://www.bbc.com/news/world-us-canada-39023978

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** Sunday, February 19th, 2017: **

  • Location: Somalia:
  • From: Africa News:

Somalia: Suicide bomb in a market in Mogadishu kills 18, wounds 25:

http://www.africanews.com/2017/02/19/suicide-bomb-in-market-in-somalia-capital-kills-at-least-14-wounds-25/

  • Location: Damascus, Syria:
  • From: Reuters

Syrian government forces press attack on Damascus outskirts: monitors, medic:

http://www.reuters.com/article/us-mideast-crisis-syria-idUSKBN15Y08A?il=0

  • Location: Malaysia and North Korea:
  • From: Reuters

Malaysia says North Korean murder autopsy results might be ready Wednesday:

http://www.reuters.com/article/us-northkorea-malaysia-kim-autopsy-idUSKBN15Z0BV?il=0

  • Location: Brazil:
  • From: TeleSUR TV:

Brazil’s White Women Deny Racism When Wearing African Head Wrap:

http://www.telesurtv.net/english/news/Brazils-White-Women-Deny-Racism-When-Wearing-African-Head-Wrap-20170219-0027.html

  • Location: Sweden and United States of America:
  • From: Reuters

Trump baffles Sweden with crime comment, says it was based on TV report:

http://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-trump-sweden-idUSKBN15Y0QH?il=0

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** Saturday, February 18th, 2017: **

  • Location: Iraq:
  • From: BBC News:

Iraq begins battle to free western Mosul from IS:

http://www.bbc.com/news/world-middle-east-39018984

  • Location: China:
  • From: Reuters

China stages another mass anti-terror rally in Xinjiang:

http://www.reuters.com/article/us-china-xinjiang-idUSKBN15Y04R?il=0

  • Location: Bangladesh:
  • From: Reuters

Myanmar soldiers injured in clash with militants in troubled Rakhine:

http://www.reuters.com/article/us-myanmar-rohingya-army-idUSKBN15Y05I?il=0

  • Location: Bangkok, Thailand:
  • From: Reuters

Thai police order thousands of worshippers out of scandal-hit temple:

http://www.reuters.com/article/us-thailand-buddhism-idUSKBN15Y05K?il=0

  • Location: Gwangju, South Korea:
  • From: The Korea Times: 

Minor earthquake rattles Gwangju:

http://www.koreatimes.co.kr/www/nation/2017/02/281_224257.html

  • Location: Panaji, India:
  • From: Times of India:

India’s only volcano active again:

http://timesofindia.indiatimes.com/india/indias-only-volcano-active-again/articleshow/57227969.cms

  • Location: Libya:
  • From: Africa News:

Libyans celebrate 6th anniversary of revolt:

http://www.africanews.com/2017/02/18/libyans-celebrate-6th-anniversary-of-revolt/

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** Friday, February 17th, 2017: **

  • Location: Turkey:
  • From: Reuters

Turkey detains 26 people after car bomb, governor says PKK responsible:

http://www.reuters.com/article/us-turkey-blast-detentions-idUSKBN15X06G?il=0

  • Location: North Korea:
  • From: Sky News:

Image emerges of Kim Jong-Nam ‘alive after attack’:

http://news.sky.com/story/image-emerges-of-kim-jong-nam-alive-after-attack-10772381

  • Location: China and North Korea:
  • From: Reuters

China to suspend all imports of coal from North Korea:

http://www.reuters.com/article/us-china-coal-northkorea-idUSKBN15X09M?il=0

  • Location: Libya:
  • From: France 24:

Six years after uprising, Libya’s struggles endure

http://www.france24.com/en/20170217-libya-six-years-after-uprising-struggles-endure-gadaffi-anniversary

  • Location: Zimbabwe, East Africa:
  • From: Africa News:

Zimbabwe protest pastor hints of challenging Mugabe in 2018 polls:

http://www.africanews.com/2017/02/17/zimbabwe-protest-pastor-hints-of-challenging-mugabe-in-2018-polls/

  • Location: Canada and United States of America:
  • From: BBC News:

Canada ‘s concerns about close border ties with US:

http://www.bbc.com/news/world-us-canada-38964069

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** Thursday, February 16th, 2017: **

  • Location: Pakistan:
  • From: BBC News:

Pakistan: IS attack on Sufi shrine in Sindh kills dozens:

http://www.bbc.com/news/world-asia-38994318

  • Location: Seoul, South Korea:
  • From: The Korea Times: 

Samsung heir Lee Jae-yong arrested on bribery charges:

http://www.koreatimes.co.kr/www/nation/2017/02/251_224150.html

  • Location: China:
  • From: Reuters

China holds ‘anti-terrorism’ mass rally in Xinjiang’s Uighur heartland:

http://www.reuters.com/article/us-china-xinjiang-idUSKBN15W0A0?il=0

  • Location: New Zealand:
  • From: Reuters

Residents return home as New Zealand wildfire threat eases:

http://www.reuters.com/article/us-newzealand-wildfire-idUSKBN15W0AG?il=0

  • Location: Burundi, East Africa:
  • From: Africa News:

Burundi, AU resolve AMISOM pay dispute:

http://www.africanews.com/2017/02/16/burundi-au-resolve-amisom-pay-dispute/

  • Location: Scotland:
  • From: Sky News:

Tony Blair to tell Brexit critics: It’s ‘time to rise up’:

http://news.sky.com/story/tony-blair-to-tell-brexit-critics-its-time-to-rise-up-10770942

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** Wednesday, February 15th, 2017: **

  • Location: Malaysia and North Korea:
  • From: Reuters

Malaysia arrests second woman in suspected assassination of North Korean leader’s half-brother:

http://www.reuters.com/article/us-northkorea-malaysia-kim-idUSKBN15V06K?il=0

  • Location: Russia and United States of America:
  • From: Reuters

U.S. lawmakers push for answers on Trump team’s Russia ties:

http://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-trump-idUSKBN15U1IK

  • Location: Benin, West Africa:
  • From: Africa News:

Benin abolishes short-stay visa for nationals of 31 African countries:

http://www.africanews.com/2017/02/15/benin-abolishes-short-stay-visa-for-nationals-of-31-african-countries/

  • Location: New Zealand:
  • From: Sky News:

New Zealand wildfires see more than 1,000 flee their homes:

http://news.sky.com/story/new-zealand-wildfires-see-more-than-1000-flee-their-homes-10769677

  • Location: Venezuela:
  • From: France 24:

Venezuela pulls CNN from air for ‘distorting truth’:

http://www.france24.com/en/20170216-venezuela-pulls-cnn-air-distorting-truth-maduro

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** Tuesday, February 14th, 2017: **

  • Location: North Korea:
  • From: Reuters

South Korea suspects female assassins killed half-brother of North Korea leader:

http://www.reuters.com/article/us-northkorea-malaysia-kim-idUSKBN15U02S?il=0

  • Location: North Korea:
  • From: The Korea Times: 

Who killed N. Korean leader’s half-brother and why? [VIDEO]:

http://www.koreatimes.co.kr/www/nation/2017/02/103_223990.html

  • Location: United Kingdom:
  • From: Sky News:

Hate crime surges to record levels after Brexit vote:

http://news.sky.com/story/hate-crime-surges-to-record-levels-after-brexit-vote-10768734

  • Location: Gaza:
  • From: France 24:

Hamas names top militant as new leader in Gaza:

http://www.france24.com/en/20170213-hamas-names-top-militant-new-leader-gaza

  • Location: New Delhi, India:
  • From: Times of India:

Supreme Court rejects Sasikala’s plea for more time to surrender:

http://timesofindia.indiatimes.com/india/sasikala-brings-back-expelled-nephew-to-aiadmk-makes-him-deputy-general-secretary/articleshow/57160408.cms

  • Location: Ethiopia, East Africa:
  • From: Africa News:

Ethiopian president lauds defense forces for internal and regional peace:

http://www.africanews.com/2017/02/15/ethiopian-president-lauds-defense-forces-for-internal-and-regional-peace/

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** Monday, February 13th, 2017: **

  • Location: North Korea:
  • From: The Korea Times: 

Evolving N. Korean missile tech raises fears:

http://www.koreatimes.co.kr/www/nation/2017/02/103_223885.html

  • Location: Syria:
  • From: Reuters:

Syrian rebels cast doubt on Kazakhstan talks, slam Russia:

http://www.reuters.com/article/us-mideast-crisis-syria-swap-idUSKBN15S0SC

  • Location: Albertville, France:
  • From: France 24:

At least four skiers killed in avalanche at popular French Alps resort:

http://www.france24.com/en/20170213-france-french-alps-skiers-killed-avalanche

  • Location: Chennai, India:
  • From: Times of India:

AIADMK MLA ‘escapes in disguise’ from resort, says more waiting to flee:

http://timesofindia.indiatimes.com/city/chennai/tamil-nadu-mla-escapes-in-disguise-says-more-waiting-to-flee/articleshow/57135119.cms

  • Location: Nigeria, West Africa:
  • From: Africa News:

Trump ready to support Boko Haram combat, lauds Buhari for rescue of 24 Chibok girls:

http://www.africanews.com/2017/02/13/trump-ready-to-assist-nigeria-in-combating-terrorism-buhari-praised-for-chibok/

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** Sunday, February 12th, 2017: **

  • Location: North Korea:
  • From: Reuters:

New nuclear-capable missile test a success, North Korea says:

http://www.reuters.com/article/us-northkorea-missiles-nk-idUSKBN15R10O?il=0

  • Location: Uarbry, New South Wales, Australia:
  • From: Australian Broadcasting Corporation:

NSW fires: Uarbry residents find homes destroyed as blaze heads to Coolah:

http://www.abc.net.au/news/2017-02-13/nsw-fires:-uarbry-residents-find-homes-destroyed/8264870

  • Location: Paris, France:
  • From: France 24:

Paris suburbs rage over police assault: ‘I’m disgusted by my country’:

http://www.france24.com/en/20170212-paris-suburbs-violence-police-rape-theo-adama-blacks-france

  • Location: Newfoundland, Canada:
  • From: CBC News:

Child sex doll trial opens Pandora’s box of questions about child porn:

http://www.cbc.ca/news/canada/newfoundland-labrador/child-sex-doll-trial-1.3976228

  • Location: Chennai, India:
  • From: Times of India:

Panneerselvam dares Sasikala: Stop shedding crocodile tears, set AIADMK MLAs free:

http://timesofindia.indiatimes.com/city/chennai/ops-to-sasikala-let-mlas-go-home-if-they-are-free/articleshow/57113759.cms

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** Saturday, February 11th, 2017: **

  • Location: North Korea:
  • From: NBC News:

North Korea Launches Missile Into Sea, First Since Trump Took Office:

http://www.nbcnews.com/news/world/south-korea-says-north-korea-fires-test-missile-sea-n719856

  • Location: North Korea:
  • From: The Korea Times: 

N. Korea fires ballistic missile presumed to be Musudan:

http://www.koreatimes.co.kr/www/nation/2017/02/103_223775.html

  • Location: Japan and North Korea:
  • From: Reuters:

Japan to protest to North Korea via China over missile launch:

http://www.reuters.com/article/us-northkorea-missiles-japan-idUSKBN15R042?il=0

  • Location: Seoul, South Korea:
  • From: The Korea Times: 

Protests heat up over Park’s impeachment:

http://www.koreatimes.co.kr/www/nation/2017/02/356_223781.html

  • Location: Boeun County, North Chungcheong Province, South Korea::
  • From: The Korea Times: 

Further epidemic crisis feared amid gov’t incompetency:

http://www.koreatimes.co.kr/www/nation/2017/02/251_223780.html

  • Location: Québec, Canada:
  • From: CTV News:

Quebec sees ‘biggest increase’ in asylum seekers:

http://www.ctvnews.ca/canada/quebec-sees-biggest-increase-in-asylum-seekers-1.3281406

  • Location: Winnipeg, Manitoba, Canada:
  • From: CBC News:

Victim’s family disappointed by Vince Li’s discharge:

http://www.cbc.ca/news/canada/manitoba/ambrose-vince-li-concerns-rona-ambrose-1.3978761

  • Location: Paris, France:
  • From: France 24:

Violence flares at protest over alleged rape by French police:

http://www.france24.com/en/20170211-violence-flares-protest-bobigny-rape-french-police-theo

  • Location: New Delhi, India:
  • From: Times of India:

India’s interceptor missile test a hit; two-layered shield possible:

http://timesofindia.indiatimes.com/india/indias-interceptor-missile-test-a-hit-two-layered-shield-possible/articleshow/57104063.cms

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** Friday, February 10th, 2017: **

  • Location: Russia:
  • From: NBC News:

Russia Considers Returning Snowden to U.S. to ‘Curry Favor’ With Trump: Official:

http://www.nbcnews.com/news/us-news/russia-eyes-sending-snowden-u-s-gift-trump-official-n718921

  • Location: Australia:
  • From: Australian Broadcasting Corporation:

Islamic State fighter Khaled Sharrouf becomes first to lose citizenship under anti-terror laws:

http://www.abc.net.au/news/2017-02-11/islamic-state-fighter-khaled-sharrouf-stripped-of-citizenship/8262268

  • Location: Canada and Minneapolis, Minnesota in United States of America:
  • From: CBC News:

Many Somalis in Minnesota ‘willing to take the risk’ to sneak into Canada:

http://www.cbc.ca/news/canada/manitoba/many-somalis-in-minnesota-willing-to-take-the-risk-to-sneak-into-canada-1.3975465

  • Location: China:
  • From: Reuters:

China expels 32 South Korea missionaries amid missile defense tension:

http://www.reuters.com/article/us-southkorea-china-idUSKBN15Q042?il=0

  • Location: Seoul, South Korea:
  • From: The Korea Times: 

National flags bother anti-Park protesters:

http://www.koreatimes.co.kr/www/nation/2017/02/356_223748.html

  • Location: Rio de Janeiro, Brazil:
  • From: The Rio Times:

Rio’s Military Police Protests Start Small, for the Moment:

http://riotimesonline.com/brazil-news/rio-politics/rios-military-police-protests-start-small-for-the-moment/

  • Location: Angola, Central Africa:
  • From: Africa News:

17 dead, scores injured in stampede at football game in Angola:

http://www.africanews.com/2017/02/10/17-dead-scores-injured-in-stampede-at-football-game-in-angola/

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** Thursday, February 9th, 2017: **

  • Location: Canada
  • From: CTV News:

The legal reasons asylum seekers sneak across the Canada-U.S. border:

http://www.ctvnews.ca/canada/the-legal-reasons-asylum-seekers-sneak-across-the-canada-u-s-border-1.3275330

  • Location: Montreal, Québec, Canada:
  • From: CBC News:

Trump ‘sympathetic’ but publicly silent on Quebec City mosque attack:

http://www.cbc.ca/news/world/trump-quebec-mosque-tweet-fitzpatrick-1.3973893

  • Location: Syria:
  • From: Reuters:

Russian bombing in Syria mistakenly kills three Turkish soldiers:

http://www.reuters.com/article/us-mideast-crisis-syria-albab-idUSKBN15O100

  • Location: United Kingdom:
  • From: BBC News:

High Court challenge to UK’s child refugee efforts:

http://www.bbc.com/news/uk-38926955

  • Location: São Paulo, Brazil:
  • From: The Rio Times:

Police Criticized as Violence Continues in Brazil’s City of Vitória:

http://riotimesonline.com/brazil-news/rio-politics/vitoria-official-criticizes-police-as-violence-continues-in-brazilian-city/

  • Location: Peru:
  • From: Reuters:

Peru judge orders 18 months of prison for ex-president Toledo:

http://www.reuters.com/article/us-peru-toledo-idUSKBN15P0B0?il=0

  • Location: South Korea:
  • From: The Korea Times: 

S. Korean found dead in Bali after two-day missing:

http://www.koreatimes.co.kr/www/nation/2017/02/251_223677.html

  • Location: New Delhi, India:
  • From: Times of India:

As MLAs give the slip, Sasikala camp approaches Congress:

http://timesofindia.indiatimes.com/city/chennai/as-mlas-give-the-slip-sasikala-camp-approaches-congress/articleshow/57072959.cms

  • Location: Australia:
  • From: Australian Broadcasting Corporation:

BoM predicts extreme heat, catastrophic fire conditions around Australia:

http://www.abc.net.au/news/2017-02-10/australia-heat-wave-catastrophic-fire-conditions/8258164

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** Wednesday, February 8th, 2017: **

  • Location: São Paulo, Brazil:
  • From: The Rio Times:

Brazil’s City of Vitória Braces for 6th Day of Violence:

http://riotimesonline.com/brazil-news/rio-politics/tension-continues-high-in-vitoria-brazil/

  • Location: Guatemala:
  • From: Reuters:

Guatemala arrests Supreme Court judge in corruption probe:

http://www.reuters.com/article/us-guatemala-corruption-idUSKBN15O015?il=0

  • Location: South Korea:
  • From: The Korea Times: 

Foreign ministry to crack down on unruly diplomats:

http://www.koreatimes.co.kr/www/nation/2017/02/120_223571.html

  • Location: United Kingdom:
  • From: Sky News:

Lord Dubs describes closure of child migrant scheme as ‘shameful’:

http://news.sky.com/story/lord-dubs-describes-closure-of-child-migrant-scheme-as-shameful-10760647

  • Location: Somalia, East Africa:
  • From: Africa News:

Somali MPs elect former PM, Mohamed Abdullahi Farmajo, as new president:

http://www.africanews.com/2017/02/08/somali-mps-elect-former-leader-mohamed-abdullahi-farmajo-as-new-president/

  • Location: Chennai, India:
  • From: Times of India:

Sasikala lines up 120 MLAs, OPS vows to rain on parade, governor refuses to take salute:

http://timesofindia.indiatimes.com/city/chennai/sasikala-lines-up-120-mlas-ops-vows-to-rain-on-parade-governor-refuses-to-take-salute/articleshow/57051381.cms

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** Tuesday, February 7th, 2017: **

  • Location: Emerson, Manitoba, Canada
  • From: CBC News:

‘This is right off the scale’: Border town seeks help after spike in refugees:

http://www.cbc.ca/news/canada/manitoba/emerson-refugees-manitoba-border-1.3970089

  • Location: Iran:
  • From: Reuters:

Iran scorns Trump, rebuffs U.S. warning on missiles:

http://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-trump-iran-khamenei-idUSKBN15M0SY

  • Location: North Korea:
  • From: The Korea Times: 

N. Korea threatens pre-emptive strike against S. Korea ahead of big anniversary:

http://www.koreatimes.co.kr/www/nation/2017/02/103_223494.html

  • Location: Zimbabwe, East Africa:
  • From: Africa News:

Zimbabwe whips US envoy for meddling in human rights issues:

http://www.africanews.com/2017/02/07/zimbabwe-whips-us-envoy-for-meddling-in-human-rights-issues/

  • Location: Russia:
  • From: Sky News:

How battered wives are erasing the past as Russia softens domestic abuse law:

http://news.sky.com/story/how-battered-wives-are-erasing-the-past-as-russia-softens-domestic-abuse-law-10759776

  • Location: France:
  • From: France 24:

Sorry the easiest word as scandal-plagued Fillon rallies French conservatives:

http://www.france24.com/en/20170207-france-fillon-rallies-conservatives-penelopegate-wife-presidential-election

  • Location: Chennai, India:
  • From: Times of India:

Panneerselvam says panel will be formed to probe mystery surrounding Jayalalithaa’s death:

http://timesofindia.indiatimes.com/city/chennai/panneerselvam-says-panel-will-be-formed-to-probe-mystery-surrounding-jayalalithaas-death/articleshow/57034133.cms

  • Location: São Paulo, Brazil:
  • From: The Rio Times:

Brazil’s Temer Nominates Moraes for Supreme Court:

http://riotimesonline.com/brazil-news/rio-politics/brazils-temer-nominates-moraes-for-supreme-court/

  • Location: Colombia
  • From: TeleSUR TV:

ELN and Colombian Govt Begin Public Peace Talks in Ecuador:

http://www.telesurtv.net/english/news/ELN-and-Colombian-Govt-Begin-Public-Peace-Talks-in-Ecuador-20170207-0030.html

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** Monday, February 6th, 2017: **

  • Location: Yemen:
  • From: NBC News:

Yemen Raid Had Secret Target: Al Qaeda Leader Qassim Al-Rimi:

http://www.nbcnews.com/news/us-news/yemen-raid-had-secret-target-al-qaeda-leader-qassim-al-n717616

  • Location: Israel:
  • From: Reuters:

Israel legalizes settler homes on private Palestinian land:

http://www.reuters.com/article/us-israel-palestinians-settlements-vote-idUSKBN15L2F3

  • Location: Iraq:
  • From: France 24:

Exclusive: Iraqi PM says Islamic State group ‘crushed militarily’:

http://www.france24.com/en/f24-interview/20170207-exclusive-iraqi-pm-says-islamic-state-group-crushed-militarily

  • Location: South Korea:
  • From: The Korea Times: 

Yet another foot-and-mouth disease case confirmed in S. Korea:

http://www.koreatimes.co.kr/www/nation/2017/02/119_223407.html

  • Location: South Sudan, North Africa:
  • From: Africa News:

‘A woman’s body can’t be taken by force,’ shoot rapist soldiers – S. Sudan President:

http://www.africanews.com/2017/02/06/a-woman-s-body-can-t-be-taken-by-force-shoot-rapist-soldiers-s-sudan-president/

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** Sunday, February 5th, 2017: **

  • Location: Montreal, Québec, Canada:
  • From: CBC News:

‘Time to turn the page’: Quebec rallies call for unity after mosque killings:

http://www.cbc.ca/news/canada/montreal/quebec-city-mosque-shooting-march-1.3968134

  • Location: South Korea:
  • From: The Korea Times: 

S. Korea confirms outbreak of foot-and-mouth disease:

http://www.koreatimes.co.kr/www/nation/2017/02/119_223321.html

  • Location: Aleppo, Syria:
  • From: Reuters:

Russia, Turkey, Iran discuss Syria ceasefire implementation in Astana:

http://www.reuters.com/article/us-mideast-crisis-syria-astana-idUSKBN15L0E9

  • Location: England:
  • From: BBC News:

Upfront charges for NHS ‘health tourists’ in England:

http://www.bbc.com/news/health-38876527

  • Location: Nigeria, West Africa:
  • From: Africa News:

President Buhari extends return to Nigeria to complete medical tests:

http://www.africanews.com/2017/02/05/president-buhari-extends-return-to-nigeria-to-complete-medical-tests/

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** Saturday, February 4th, 2017: **

  • Location: Iran:
  • From: Reuters:

Iran vows ‘roaring missiles’ if threatened, defies new sanctions:

http://www.reuters.com/article/us-iran-usa-military-idUSKBN15J0BM

  • Location: Lyon, France:
  • From: BBC News:

France election: Centrist rising star Macron urges unity:

http://www.bbc.com/news/world-europe-38871095

  • Location: Romania:
  • From: Sky News: 

Romania ditches decree that would have protected corrupt politicians:

http://news.sky.com/story/romania-ditches-decree-that-would-have-protected-corrupt-politicians-10756661

  • Location: South Korea:
  • From: The Korea Times: 

Park may be quizzed over corruption scandal this week:

http://www.koreatimes.co.kr/www/nation/2017/02/251_223277.html

  • Location: Choreachi, Chihuahua, Mexico:
  • From: TeleSUR TV:

Another Indigenous Leader Killed in Mexico, Investigation Opens:

http://www.telesurtv.net/english/news/Another-Indigenous-Leader-Killed-in-Mexico-Investigation-Opens-20170204-0014.html

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** Friday, February 3rd, 2017: **

  • Location: Montreal, Québec, Canada:
  • From: CBC News:

Whites risk marginalization, mosque shooting suspect told friend a day before attack:

http://www.cbc.ca/news/canada/montreal/alexandre-bissonnette-trump-travel-ban-quebec-mosque-shooting-1.3966687

  • Location: Paris, France
  • From: Sky News:

Police raids in Paris after ‘terrorist’ shot by soldier at Louvre:

http://news.sky.com/story/police-raids-in-paris-after-terrorist-shot-by-soldier-at-louvre-10755190

  • Location: Chennai, India:
  • From: Indian Express:

Chennai oil spill: Centre slaps notice on port, wants action to contain impact:

http://indianexpress.com/article/india/chennai-oil-spill-centre-slaps-notice-on-port-wants-action-to-contain-impact-4506888/

  • Location: Chennai, India:
  • From: Times of India:

Chennai oil spill: Over 90% of clean-up work over,says Centre:

http://timesofindia.indiatimes.com/city/chennai/chennai-oil-spill-over-90-of-clean-up-work-oversays-centre/articleshow/56966957.cms

  • Location: Seoul, South Korea:
  • From: The Korea Times:

Search of Cheong Wa Dae foiled [VIDEO]:

http://www.koreatimes.co.kr/www/nation/2017/02/251_223204.html

  • Location: São Paulo, Brazil:
  • From: The Rio Times:

Brazilian Senator Aecio Neves Implicated in Fraud Scheme:

http://riotimesonline.com/brazil-news/rio-politics/brazilian-senator-aecio-neves-implicated-in-fraud-scheme/

  • Location: Zimbabwe, East Africa:
  • From: Africa News:

Activist Evan Mawarire remanded until February 17, Zimbabwean court rules:

http://www.africanews.com/2017/02/03/activist-evan-mawarire-remanded-until-february-17-zimbabwean-court-rules/

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** Thursday, February 2nd, 2017: **

  • Location: Montreal, Québec, Canada:
  • From: CTV News:

Trudeau says all of Canada shaken by ‘brutal and hateful’ attack:

http://www.ctvnews.ca/canada/trudeau-says-all-of-canada-shaken-by-brutal-and-hateful-attack-1.3267630

  • Location: Montreal, Québec, Canada:
  • From: CBC News:

Calls for tolerance at Montreal funeral for men killed in Quebec City mosque attack:

http://www.cbc.ca/news/canada/montreal/quebec-city-mosque-shooting-victims-funeral-montreal-1.3962914

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** Wednesday, February 1st, 2017: **

  • Location: Quebec City, Canada:
  • From: CTV News:

Quebec shooting suspect visited mosque days before attack:

http://www.ctvnews.ca/canada/quebec-shooting-suspect-visited-mosque-days-before-attack-1.3267477

  • Location: Moscow, Russia:
  • From: Reuters:

Russia charges cyber security expert, FSB officers with treason: lawyer:

http://www.reuters.com/article/us-russia-cyber-arrests-idUSKBN15G43Y

  • Location: West Bank:
  • From: Reuters:

Israel to build first new West Bank settlement since 1990s:

http://www.reuters.com/article/us-israel-palestinians-outpost-idUSKBN15G3WO

  • Location: Manila, Philippines:
  • From: ABS-CBN News:

10 critical, scores injured in Cavite factory fire:

http://news.abs-cbn.com/news/02/02/17/10-critical-scores-injured-in-cavite-factory-fire

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** Tuesday, January 31st, 2017: **

  • Location: Quebec City, Canada:
  • From: CBC News:

Quebec City’s close-knit Muslim community reeling as mosque victims remembered:

http://www.cbc.ca/news/politics/quebec-mosque-shooting-victim-profiles-1.3960290

  • Location: São Paulo, Brazil:
  • From: The Rio Times:

Brazil’s Ex-Billionaire Eike Batista Returns to Rio and Sent to Jail:

http://riotimesonline.com/brazil-news/rio-politics/brazils-ex-billionaire-eike-batista-returns-jailed/

  • Location: Manila, Philippines:
  • From: ABS-CBN News:

NPA ends ceasefire but still wants peace talks:

http://news.abs-cbn.com/news/02/01/17/npa-ends-ceasefire-but-still-wants-peace-talks

  • Location: Addis Ababa, Ethiopia:
  • From: Africa News:

AU swears in new officers, Moroccan king ‘happy to be back home’:

http://www.africanews.com/2017/01/31/au-swears-in-new-officers/

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** Monday, January 30th, 2017: **

  • Location: Quebec City, Canada:
  • From: CTV News:

Suspect in Quebec City mosque shooting charged with 6 counts of 1st-degree murder:

http://www.ctvnews.ca/canada/suspect-in-quebec-city-mosque-shooting-charged-with-6-counts-of-1st-degree-murder-1.3262728

  • Location: Quebec City, Canada:
  • From: CTV News:

Quebec attack victims include professor, store owner, Guinean cousins:

http://www.ctvnews.ca/canada/quebec-attack-victims-include-professor-store-owner-guinean-cousins-1.3263430

  • Location: Europe:
  • From: BBC News:

Brexit: MPs to begin formal process with two-day debate:

http://www.bbc.com/news/uk-politics-38799686

  • Location: New Delhi, India:
  • From: Times of India:

16-year-old girl tells tale of kidnap, gang rape, blackmail:

http://timesofindia.indiatimes.com/city/delhi/girl-tells-tale-of-kidnap-gang-rape-blackmail/articleshow/56880956.cms

  • Location: Manila, Philippines:
  • From: ABS-CBN News:

Philippine Constabulary may be reactivated for anti-drug ops: Palace:

http://news.abs-cbn.com/news/01/31/17/philippine-constabulary-may-be-reactivated-for-anti-drug-ops-palace

  • Location: Sydney, New South Wales, Australia:
  • From: The Australian:

Kimberley McGurk gives evidence at Ron Medich’s murder trial:

http://www.theaustralian.com.au/news/kimberley-mcgurk-gives-evidence-at-ron-medichs-murder-trial/news-story/28a624d199c4d408c530dc6dcc257f55

  • Location: Dakar, Senegal, West Africa:
  • From: Africa News:

ECOWAS forces in The Gambia seize weapons from Jammeh’s home:

http://www.africanews.com/2017/01/31/ecowas-forces-in-the-gambia-seize-weapons-from-jammeh-s-home/

  • Location: Bangladesh:
  • From: Reuters:

Bangladesh resurrects plan to move Rohingya refugees to flooded island:

http://www.reuters.com/article/us-myanmar-rohingya-bangladesh-idUSKBN15F0NS

  • Location: Paris, France:
  • From: France 24:

‘Spiderman’ burglar in French court over Picasso heist:

http://www.france24.com/en/20170130-france-art-burglar-trial-paris-paintings-picasso-matisse-spiderman-museum

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** Sunday, January 29th, 2017: **

  • Location: Quebec City, Canada:
  • From: CTV News:

Fatalities confirmed at Quebec City mosque shooting:

http://www.ctvnews.ca/canada/fatalities-confirmed-at-quebec-city-mosque-shooting-1.3262495

  • Location: International: 
  • From: Reuters:

Global backlash grows against Trump’s immigration order:

http://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-trump-immigration-reaction-idUSKBN15D0QM

  • Location: Tokyo, Japan:
  • From: Japan Today:

JAL screening passengers from nations subject to U.S. entry ban:

https://www.japantoday.com/category/national/view/jal-screening-passengers-from-nations-subject-to-u-s-entry-ban

  • Location: London, England:
  • From: BBC News:

Trump state visit: Downing Street rejects cancellation calls:

http://www.bbc.com/news/uk-38788388

  • Location: Brazil:
  • From: The Rio Times:

Brazil Sees Opportunities in Trump’s Protectionist Measures:

http://riotimesonline.com/brazil-news/rio-politics/brazil-sees-opportunities-in-trumps-protectionist-measures/

  • Location: Paris, France:
  • From: France 24:

Socialist Hamon seeks to unify French left after clinching presidential primary:

http://www.france24.com/en/20170129-france-socialist-benoit-hamon-seeks-unify-left-presidential-primary-victory

  • Location: South Korean:
  • From: N.K. News:

Trump and S.Korean PM hold talks by phone over N.Korean issues:

https://www.nknews.org/2017/01/trump-and-s-korean-pm-hold-talks-by-phone-over-n-korean-issues/

  • Location: New Delhi, India:
  • From: Times of India:

In 1984, Indian Air Force could have ‘inflicted major damage’ on Pakistan’s nuclear facilities, CIA believed:

http://timesofindia.indiatimes.com/india/in-1984-indian-air-force-could-have-inflicted-major-damage-on-pakistans-nuclear-facilities-cia-believed/articleshow/56865788.cms

  • Location: Senegal, West Africa:
  • From: Africa News:

Jammeh-era prisons chief arrested by police in Senegal:

http://www.africanews.com/2017/01/30/jammeh-era-prisons-chief-arrested-by-police-in-senegal/

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** Saturday, January 28th, 2017: **

  • Location: Tehran, Iran:
  • From: Times of Israel:

Iran vows to bar Americans in response to Trump’s ‘insulting’ ban:

http://www.timesofisrael.com/iran-vows-to-respond-in-kind-to-trumps-insulting-ban/

  • Location: North Korea:
  • From: Korea Times:

N. Korea restarts plutonium-producing reactor: watchdog:

http://www.koreatimes.co.kr/www/news/nation/2017/01/103_222902.html

  • Location: Moscow, Russia:
  • From: The Moscow Times:

Moscow Officials Threaten to Prosecute Anyone Who Protests Russia’s Courts:

https://themoscowtimes.com/news/protest-for-russian-activist-ildar-dadin-cancelled-by-moscow-city-hall-56964

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** Friday, January 27th, 2017: **

  • Location: Wakayama Prefecture, Kansai, Japan:
  • From: Japan Today:

719 students, teachers suffer food poisoning in Wakayama:

https://www.japantoday.com/category/national/view/719-students-teachers-suffer-food-poisoning-in-wakayama

  • Location: Chile:
  • From: France 24:

Chile wildfires displace thousands:

http://www.france24.com/en/20170128-chile-wildfires-displace-thousands

  • Location: Kupwara India:
  • From: Times of India:

Five soldiers trapped after hit by avalanche in Kupwara:

http://timesofindia.indiatimes.com/india/five-soldiers-missing-after-hit-by-avalanche-in-kupwara/articleshow/56829711.cms

  • Location: Somalia, East Africa:
  • From: Reuters:

Somalia’s al Shabaab says kills dozens of Kenyan troops in raid on base:

http://www.reuters.com/article/us-somalia-attacks-idUSKBN15B0C9

  • Location: Madrid, Spain:
  • From: BBC News:

Colombia: Spain agrees to extradite Farc ‘abortions nurse’:

http://www.bbc.com/news/world-latin-america-38777734

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** Thursday, January 26th, 2017: **

  • Location: Fukushima Prefecture, Japan:
  • From: Japan Today:

TEPCO delays removal of spent fuel from Fukushima reactor:

https://www.japantoday.com/category/national/view/tepco-delays-removal-of-spent-fuel-from-fukushima-reactor

  • Location: Montreal, Québec, Canada:
  • From: CTV News:

Ex-Montreal mayor Applebaum guilty on 8 of 14 corruption-related charges:

http://www.ctvnews.ca/canada/ex-montreal-mayor-applebaum-guilty-on-8-of-14-corruption-related-charges-1.3257764

  • Location: Gambia, West Africa:
  • From: France 24:

Gambia welcomes president Barrow to start new era:

http://www.france24.com/en/20170126-gambia-welcomes-new-president-barrow-home-senegal-barrow-jammeh

  • Location: Niger, West Africa:
  • From: France 24:

French journalists’ murder ‘linked to al Qaeda hostage ransom’:

http://www.france24.com/en/20170126-french-journalists-dupont-verlon-murder-linked-al-qaeda-hostage-ransom-mali

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** Wednesday, January 25th, 2017: **

  • Location: Mexico City, Mexico:
  • From: NBC News:

Mexican President ‘Rejects’ Trump Orders, Vows to Protect Immigrants Inside U.S.:

http://www.nbcnews.com/news/world/mexican-president-vows-protect-immigrants-inside-united-states-n712321

  • Location: Pyongyang, North Korea:
  • From: NBC News:

North Korea Ready to Test Fire ICBM ‘Any Time, Any Place’: Official:

http://www.nbcnews.com/news/world/north-korea-ready-test-fire-icbm-any-time-any-place-n712026

  • Location: Cambridgeshire, England:
  • From: BBC News: 

Events mark year since Guilio Regeni’s disappearance:

http://www.bbc.com/news/uk-england-cambridgeshire-38739729

  • Location: Chizu, Japan:
  • From: The Japan Times:

Heavy snow traps over 300 vehicles in western Japan:

http://www.japantimes.co.jp/news/2017/01/24/national/heavy-snow-traps-300-vehicles-western-japan/#.WImmS7PQe1s

  • Location: Kaikoura, New Zealand:
  • From: Television New Zealand (TVNZ):

Campervans rescued after two months idle on Kaikoura coast:

https://www.tvnz.co.nz/one-news/new-zealand/campervans-rescued-after-two-months-idle-kaikoura-coast

  • Location: New Delhi, India:
  • From: Times of India:

68th Republic Day celebrations: In a first, UAE soldiers, NSG commandos march in parade:

http://timesofindia.indiatimes.com/india/68th-republic-day-celebrations-in-a-first-uae-soldiers-nsg-commandos-march-in-parade/articleshow/56791178.cms

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** Tuesday, January 24th, 2017: **

  • Location: Paris, France:
  • From: France 24:

Is Paris winning the war against air pollution?:

http://www.france24.com/en/20170124-paris-winning-war-against-air-pollution-cars-home-heating

  • Location: Australia:
  • From: BBC News:

How did the filming of a music video end in tragedy?

http://www.bbc.com/news/world-australia-38726748

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