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Fifteen Islamic State targets hit in two days

The US military and its allies hit Islamic State forces with 15 air strikes in Iraq and Syria during a three-day period, the US Central Command said.

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Thai lawmakers agree to ban surrogacy

Thailand's interim parliament has given initial approval to a bill banning commercial surrogacy, the practice of hiring a woman to carry a fetus to term.

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UN watchdog slams US cop shootings

A UN watchdog has slammed police shootings of blacks in the United States.

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Fifteen Islamic State targets hit in two days
November 28 2014 at 20:44

The US military and its allies hit Islamic State forces with 15 air strikes in Iraq and Syria during a three-day period, the US Central Command said.

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Thai lawmakers agree to ban surrogacy
November 28 2014 at 20:39

Thailand's interim parliament has given initial approval to a bill banning commercial surrogacy, the practice of hiring a woman to carry a fetus to term.

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UN watchdog slams US cop shootings
November 28 2014 at 20:37

A UN watchdog has slammed police shootings of blacks in the United States.

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Syruan refugees ask to leave Greece
November 28 2014 at 20:19

Some 200 Syrian refugees protesting in Athens asked to be allowed access to other European countries, fearing deteriorating conditions in crisis-hit Greece.

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Jail term sought in German Islamic State trial
November 28 2014 at 18:54

Federal prosecutors are recommending a sentence of 4 years and three months for a German man who allegedly joined the Islamic State terrorist group.

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NZ triple stabbing; SA man arrested
November 28 2014 at 13:31

A knife-sharpener salesman, originally from SA, has appeared in a New Zealand court after a violent family rampage.

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New political party for Israel?
November 28 2014 at 12:48

Israeli politican Moshe Kahlon announced a comeback amid speculation that Benjamin Netanyahu is going to call early polls.

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Devotees sacrifice animals in Nepal
November 28 2014 at 12:45

Sword-wielding Hindu devotees have started slaughtering thousands of animals and birds in a ritual sacrifice in Nepal.

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Tsunami victim’s body found 10 years later
November 28 2014 at 12:45

A Nepalese man who lost his father in the 2004 Indian Ocean tsunami has finally found closure.

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Doors smashed at SA director’s Paris show
November 28 2014 at 12:26

South African director Brett Bailey’s controversial Exhibit B show has sparked anger in the French capital.

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