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10 Iranian troops killed in attack near border with Iraq

Tehran, Jul 21 : An Iranian news agency is reporting 10 border guards have been killed in an attack by unidentified gunmen near the Iraqi border. The semi-official Fars news agency reported Saturday that the attack took place the night ...

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Migrant rescue ship docks in Spain’s Mallorca

Barcelona, Jul 21 : A Spanish rescue vessel carrying two dead bodies and a survivor from a migrant boat wreck has docked in a Mallorca port after a four-day journey across the Mediterranean Sea. The aid group Proactiva Open Arms ...

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Branson mourns for 17 killed in sinking of packed duck boat

Branson, July 21 : The country-and-western tourist town of Branson, Missouri, mourned Friday for more than a dozen sightseers who were killed when a duck boat capsized and sank in stormy weather in the deadliest such accident in almost two ...

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US presses China and Russia to enforce sanctions on NKorea

United Nations, July 21 : The United States on Friday welcomed the U.N. Security Council’s united support for the fully verified denuclearization of North Korea and pressed China and Russia to strictly enforce U.N. sanctions to get Pyongyang to give ...

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White House rejects Putin idea for Ukraine referendum

Washington, July 21 : The White House rejected on Friday a Vladimir Putin-backed effort to hold a referendum in eastern Ukraine on the region’s future, distancing itself from the idea in the aftermath of President Donald Trump’s controversial summit with ...

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Man with knife attacks bus passengers in Germany, 10 hurt

Photo: Firefighters attend passengers of a bus in Luebeck, northern Germany, Friday, July 20, 2018 after a man attacked people inside. Berlin, July 21 : A man armed with a kitchen knife attacked passengers Friday on a crowded city bus ...

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Taliban launches 2 days of attacks in Afghanistan, 14 killed

Taliban fighters launched a wave of attacks against security outposts in the east and south of Afghanistan over the last two days, even as efforts to jump-start peace talks were renewed. The violence left 14 police dead and 10 others ...

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South Korean court hands former president Park Geun-hye another 8 years in jail

A South Korean court sentenced former president Park Geun-hye to eight more years in prison on Friday (July 20) after finding her guilty on charges of causing loss of government funds and interfering in a 2016 parliamentary election. Park has ...

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At least 11 dead after tour boat capsizes in Missouri lake

A duck boat capsized and sunk during a severe thunderstorm in Missouri, killing at least 11 people, some of them children, authorities said, reports CNN. Stone County Sheriff Doug Rader said at least five people are unaccounted for and seven ...

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More than 30 dead in Japan heat wave

Ten more people died Thursday from a heat wave that continued to grip Japan, raising the death toll to more than 30 since July 9, with the public warned to brace for more scorching weather over coming days. The extreme ...

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