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Suicide car bomb attack kills 5 in Turkish town, PKK blamed

Suicide car bomb attack kills 5 in Turkish town, PKK blamed

Jun 09, – The state-run Anadolu Agency said the attack killed two female police officers, one of them pregnant, as well as three civilians. A total of 51 people, among them 23 civilians, were wounded in the attack in the town of Midyat, it reported. A Kurdish rebel suicide bomber detonated an explosives-laden vehicle outside […]

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13 dead, 18 missing after Mexico petrochemical plant blast

13 dead, 18 missing after Mexico petrochemical plant blast

Apr 21, – The head of Mexico’s civil defense agency, Luis Felipe Puente, wrote on his Twitter account that emergency personnel had been able to enter the burned-out plant and found 10 bodies. Three other workers had been reported dead immediately following the blast Wednesday afternoon. An explosion killed at least 13 people and injured […]

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10 killed in India as militants attack police station, bus

10 killed in India as militants attack police station, bus

Jul 27, – The attackers killed four policemen and three civilians in the pre-dawn attack in Punjab state, said Harcharan Singh Bains, a state government spokesman. Indian forces fought an extended gunbattle Monday with militants who attacked a moving bus and stormed into a police station in a northern town bordering Pakistan, with 10 people […]

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In Venezuela, music eases pain of kids with cancer

In Venezuela, music eases pain of kids with cancer

Oct 08, –   The girl pulls the bow across the strings and makes music — anxiety-relieving music before she goes in for another session of treatment that has already cost her an ovary. Nine-year-old Victoria Alzuru looks earnest and determined and happy as she practices her violin before undergoing chemotherapy “It makes her forget […]

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Romania to airlift victims of bus crash from Montenegro

Romania to airlift victims of bus crash from Montenegro

June 24, PODGORICA, Montenegro (AP) — Romania has sent an aircraft to bring home survivors of a bus crash which killed at least 16 Romanian tourists in central Montenegro. Defense minister Mircea Dusa says the plane left Bucharest early Monday bound for Montenegro’s capital Podgorica, where some 30 injured passengers were hospitalized. The bus fell […]

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Prime Minister Erdogan calls for end to Turkey protest

Prime Minister Erdogan calls for end to Turkey protest

June 7, ISTANBUL (AP) — In the first extensive public show of support since anti-government protests erupted last week, more than 10,000 supporters cheered Recep Tayyip Erdogan with rapturous applause outside Istanbul’s international airport. Turkey’s prime minister took a combative stance on his closely watched return to the country early Friday, telling supporters who thronged […]

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A fire in Moscow subway forces thousands to evacuate

A fire in Moscow subway forces thousands to evacuate

June 5, AP – At least 4,500 people were evacuated from the Moscow subway on Wednesday morning, according to Russia media citing emergency officials. A fire in the Moscow underground has brought the capital’s subway traffic to a standstill. Authorities evacuated thousands after the fire broke out near a station downtown. A blaze broke out […]

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Italy cargo ship slams into Genoa port, kills 5

Italy cargo ship slams into Genoa port, kills 5

May 9, ROME (AP) — Four people were hospitalized and several others remained missing, possibly trapped inside the tower’s submerged elevator, Italian officials said. As rescue workers searched frantically, Luca Cari, spokesman for firefighters at the scene, told The Associated Press that the fifth body was found near the elevator. Rescue workers pulled a fifth […]

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