Archive For August 24, 2017

Angola gears up for historic vote

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Angola gears up for historic vote

For the first time in 38 years, Angolans will be electing a new president. Outgoing leader Jose Eduardo dos Santos will not be running. Joao Lourenco, his …

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Monsoon floods in South Asia affect 24 million people: Red Cross

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Monsoon floods in South Asia affect 24 million people: Red Cross

The Red Cross say 24 million people are trying to cope with the worst flooding in South Asia in decades. The governments of Bangladesh, India and Nepal are …

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Calls grow to delay Iraqi Kurdistan vote for independence

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Calls grow to delay Iraqi Kurdistan vote for independence

Turkey’s foreign minister, Mevlut Cavusoglu, is in Iraq to hold meetings in Baghdad and the northern Kurdish region. His visit came hours after US Defense …

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Post Script – 101 East – India, Pakistan and the Legacy of Partition promo

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Post Script – 101 East – India, Pakistan and the Legacy of Partition promo

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Post Script – Scott Heidler – Forest Bathing in Japan promo

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Post Script – Scott Heidler – Forest Bathing in Japan promo

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The Stream – Hate speech v free speech: Where is the line? Part 1

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The Stream – Hate speech v free speech: Where is the line? Part 1

Follow The Stream and join Al Jazeera’s social media community: This episode’s story: stream.aljazeera.com/story/201708220133-0025492 FACEBOOK: …

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South Korea holds drills to prepare for potential attack by North

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South Korea holds drills to prepare for potential attack by North

South Korea holds drills to prepare for potential attack by North South Korea has held nationwide drills to prepare its emergency services and people for a facing …

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Iraqi forces battle to retake Tal Afar from ISIL

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Iraqi forces battle to retake Tal Afar from ISIL

Iraqi forces battle to retake Tal Afar from ISIL Many areas in Iraq have been taken from the Islamic State of Iraq and Levant group by government forces backed …

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Taliban claims new deadly bombing after Trump unveiled strategy

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Taliban claims new deadly bombing after Trump unveiled strategy

The Taliban says it carried out a deadly suicide attack targeting government soldiers in southern Afghanistan. The bombing, which killed at least seven people, …

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Yemen: Dozens killed by Saudi-led coalition strike

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Yemen: Dozens killed by Saudi-led coalition strike

Yemen: Dozens killed by Saudi-led coalition strike A Saudi-led coalition air raid near Yemen’s capital, Sanaa, has killed dozens of people, many of whom are …

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