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Deadly strike hits Syria rebel town despite truce

Deadly strike hits Syria rebel town despite truce

An air strike killed eight civilians late on Monday in a rebel-held region near Damascus where a truce was declared at the weekend, medics and a monitoring group said. The strike hit the town of Arbin in the Eastern Ghouta rebel enclave at around 11:30 pm (2030 GMT), residents said. At least four children and […]

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Nigerian Air Force mistakenly bombed refugee camp, kills at least 100

Nigerian Air Force mistakenly bombed refugee camp, kills at least 100

Nigeria’s air force killed at least 52 people and injured 120 in an air strike on a refugee camp in the country’s northeast on Tuesday, a spokesman from Medecins Sans Frontieres (MSF) said after the military earlier disclosed the strike was meant to target Boko Haram militants. MSF said the strike occurred in Rann in […]

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5 dead as Bangladesh opposition enforces strike

5 dead as Bangladesh opposition enforces strike

Oct 27, – The strike is aimed at forcing Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina to quit and form a caretaker government made up of people from outside political parties to oversee an election due by early next year. The shutdown began Sunday morning and is to continue until Tuesday night. Police and backers of Bangladesh’s ruling […]

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