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October 17, 2017, at 12:23 PM

N. office for refugees. The UNHCR video shot Monday shows thousands upon thousands of Rohingya Muslims trudging along a narrow strip of land alongside what appears to be a rain-swollen creek in the Palong Khali area in southern Bangladesh.

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October 17, 2017, at 12:22 PM

After brutalizing residents living below its command for more than three years, the militants have presently lost their self-proclaimed capital of Raqqa and are battling to hang on to relatively tiny pockets of territory in Iraq and Syria, besieged by local forces from all sides.

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Portugal and Spain Wildfires Murder at Least forty-one
October 17, 2017, at 12:09 PM

Rain and lower temperatures on Tuesday helped emergency teams in Portugal and Spain bring below control most of the forest fires that killed at least forty-one people over the weekend.

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Raqqa Recaptured From by U. S.-Backed Militias
October 17, 2017, at 12:09 PM

S.-backed fighters in Syria have seized the ISIS stronghold of Raqqa after months of battle, a militia commander said Tuesday. "Raqqa is totally below control," said Cmdr.

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October 17, 2017, at 10:22 AM

A car bomb claimed by Islamic State exploded in the Yemeni capital Sanaa overnight, medics said, wounding at least twenty-eight people gathered to mourn another attack earlier this month.

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U. S.-backed forces declare Raqqa liberated from ISIS
October 17, 2017, at 9:36 AM

S.-backed Syrian forces said Tuesday that Islamic State of Iraq and Syria (ISIS) fighters had been totally defeated in the city of Raqqa, which the Islamic extremist grouping had held and ruled over brutally as a de-facto capital for more than three years.

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October 17, 2017, at 9:35 AM

Daphne Caruana Galizia, fifty-three, had just driven far from her residence in Mosta, a large town on Malta'south main island, when the bomb went off, sending the vehicle'south wreckage spiraling over a wall and into a field, Prime Minister Joseph Muscat said.

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Russia Probe: Senate Asks Mike Flynn’s Son for Documents, Testimony
October 17, 2017, at 9:22 AM

Flynn, the son of former national security adviser Michael Flynn, but hasn't received a response, three sources familiar with the matter told NBC News.

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Boeing Slams ‘Questionable&#eight thousand two hundred seventeen; Airbus Deal to Create Bombardier CSeries Jets in AL
October 17, 2017, at 9:21 AM

S. Commerce Dept following the U. S. airplane maker’s trade complaint. "This looks love a questionable deal between two heavily state-subsidised competitors to skirt the recent findings of the U.

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Boeing Slams ‘Questionable&#eight thousand two hundred seventeen; Airbus Deal to Create Bombardier CSeries Jets in AL
October 17, 2017, at 9:21 AM

S. Commerce Dept following the U. S. airplane maker’s trade complaint. "This looks love a questionable deal between two heavily state-subsidised competitors to skirt the recent findings of the U.

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European Shift: Generation of Youthful Leaders Sweeps To Power Across Continent
October 17, 2017, at 9:20 AM

In the latest year alone, France, Ireland, Estonia — and presently Austria, where the 31-year-old Sebastian Kurz is poised to get power — have elected leaders below the age of forty.

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Raqqa Recaptured From by U. S.-Backed Militias
October 17, 2017, at 9:19 AM

S.-backed fighters have taken ISIS'south de facto capital of Raqqa in Syria after months of battle, a militia commander said Tuesday. "Raqqa is totally below control," said Cmdr.

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October 17, 2017, at 6:49 AM

In southern Ghazni province, the insurgents stormed a security compound, using a suicide car, and killed at minimum seven policemen. Provincial chief police, Mohammad Zaman, says the attack in Andar district early on Tuesday morning triggered several hours of heavy fighting until the attackers were repelled.

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October 17, 2017, at 6:48 AM

The Kurdish peshmerga, meanwhile, lost even more ground to the Iraqi state forces. With relative peaceful restored, the civilians headed back along a main hwy to the city'south east.

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October 17, 2017, at 4:01 AM

N. ambassador warned Monday that the situation on the Korean peninsula "has reached the touch-and-go point and a nuclear war may crack out any moment."Kim In Ryong told the U.

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Says It Killed Dozens of Fighters in Two Yemen Camps
October 17, 2017, at 3:44 AM

S. forces killed dozens of ISIS militants Monday in a strike on two Yemen-based training camps, the Defense Dept said. The camps in Al Bayda Governorate are considered "ungoverned spaces" and are used to train militants to be combat-ready soldiers, the Pentagon said in the statement.

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October 17, 2017, at 2:00 AM

The most powerful country in the world cannot obtain supplies to [an island that is] one hundred miles by thirty-five miles wide? San Juan Mayor Carmen Yulín Cruz exterior the Coliseo Roberto Clemente, a stadium that'south been functioning as the city'south headquarters for supply distribution.

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October 16, 2017, at 10:27 PM

Mustafa Waziri, the head of agency, told The Associated Press on Monday that the discovery was made by an Egyptian-Czech mission in the village of Abusir close the step pyramid of Saqqara.

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October 16, 2017, at 8:30 PM

sixteen, two thousand seventeen. These are precisely the sort of things we expect to happen as we continue to warm the planet. We shouldn't be surprised that they're happening.

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October 16, 2017, at 8:29 PM

A neighborhood in Canovanas, Puerto Rico, damaged by Hurricane Maria. It wasn't my map to arrive to the mainland, it was never in my options.

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October 16, 2017, at 8:25 PM

A supporter holds a banner reading "Austria always loyal" during the Austrian Freedom Party'south final election campaign rally in Vienna.

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October 16, 2017, at 7:41 PM

The move by the Iraqi military and its allied militias so soon after neutralizing the ISIS in northern Iraq hinted at a country that could once again turn on itself after disposing of a common enemy.

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U. S.-backed forces celebrate in Raqqa after ISIS fighters surrender
October 16, 2017, at 7:40 PM

S.-backed fighters in Raqqa aren't waiting for one. The Islamic State of Iraq and Syria (ISIS) is finished in Raqqa, they said, after hundreds of extremists surrendered over the weekend.

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Trump Admin. Makes Gains on , but Lack of Syria Policy Raises Concern
October 16, 2017, at 7:25 PM

S. executive tell NBC News. But President Donald Trump’s administration has yet to reveal its broader Syria policy, raising concern that the country may be left assailable to various regional powers after Raqqa falls.

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