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‘Insurgents behind Rohingya killings’ – Concerns over press freedom

MAUNG HNA MA, Myanmar, July 20, (Agencies): In the middle of the night on July 4, more than a dozen masked men, dressed head-to-toe in …

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Police arrest 43 foreigners for kidnap of Singaporean woman

MANILA, July 20, (RTRS): Philippine police said on Thursday they had arrested 43 foreigners for kidnapping a Singaporean woman at a casino resort in the …

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Yazidi female fighters back for revenge – Sold by IS in Raqqa

RAQQA, Syria, July 19, (AFP): She was trafficked into Raqqa as a sex slave by the Islamic State group but managed to escape. Now Yazidi …

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Four switch to principles in opening on Gulf crisis – Al Jazeera can stay

UNITED NATIONS, July 19, (Agencies): Four Arab nations that cut ties with Qatar urged the tiny Gulf nation Tuesday to commit to six principles on …

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Health plan fall brings dread for ‘recipients’ – ‘A really horrifying lottery’

DENVER, July 19, (AP): One American was able to afford her toddler’s latest heart operation. Another had the means to go back to college to …

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Chechnya plays big in rebuilding of Syria – ‘Forced to contribute’

MOSCOW, July 19, (AP): Russia’s mostly Muslim republic of Chechnya is becoming a major player in rebuilding war-ravaged Syria. And ordinary Chechens are likely to …

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Miniskirt woman freed without charges – Saudi prosecutor closes case

DUBAI, July 19, (Agencies): Saudi Arabia announced Wednesday that a woman who was detained after wearing a miniskirt in a video that went viral has …

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Cairo visas Qataris, Erdogan for Kuwait

CAIRO, July 18, (Agencies): Egypt will end visa-free entry for Qatari nationals with some exceptions, the Egyptian Foreign Ministry said on Monday, the latest measure …

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Global warming melts ice, alters fabled Northwest Passage

More than a century has passed since the first successful transit of the treacherous, ice-bound Northwest Passage by Norwegian explorer Roald Amundsen in 1906. Now …

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2 more GOP sens oppose bill – Bill collapse leaves divided party at crossroads

WASHINGTON, July 18, (AP): The latest GOP effort to repeal and replace “Obamacare” was fatally wounded in the Senate Monday night when two more Republican …

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