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22 October 2017

Citizens mourning the murder of Daphne Caruana Galizia are calling for Malta's deeply-ingrained tribal politics to be put aside so the shaken island nation can begin healing its wounds. ...

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22 October 2017

"Special operations by the Caliphate's soldiers!" boasts a torn, blood-stained pamphlet at a bombed-out media kiosk in Syria's Raqa, a symbol of the Islamic State group's once fearsome propaganda machine. ...

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20 October 2017

White House chief of staff John Kelly -- a former general whose son died in Afghanistan -- made an emotive defense of Donald Trump Thursday, amid a scandal over the president's phone call with a military widow. ...

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19 October 2017

White House chief of staff John Kelly -- a former general whose son died in Afghanistan -- made an emotive defense of Donald Trump Thursday, amid a scandal over the president's phone call with a military widow. ...

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19 October 2017

A Syrian general accused over the 2012 deaths of prominent US journalist Marie Colvin and French photographer Remi Ochlik has been killed by an explosion in the east of the war-torn country. ...

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18 October 2017

Israeli forces raided Palestinian media offices in the occupied West Bank overnight in what a military spokeswoman on Wednesday called a "large-scale operation" against incitement. ...

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17 October 2017

Two Myanmar photographers who were detained while reporting on the Rohingya refugee crisis in Bangladesh were allowed to fly home on Tuesday, their lawyer said. ...

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16 October 2017

Thousands of residents fled Kurdish districts of Kirkuk for fear of clashes Monday after Iraqi military forces launched operations against Kurdish fighters near the northern city, an AFP journalist said. ...

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12 October 2017

Gunmen Thursday shot dead a Pakistani TV journalist in the northwestern Swat valley, police said. Haroon Khan, who was working as stringer for the local Mashriq Television channel, was standing outside his house when he was attacked. ...

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10 October 2017

A Syrian cameraman working for state television was killed when an explosive device went off in the central province of Homs, the official SANA news agency said on Tuesday. ...

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