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The last of his kind

CNN World - Mon, 04/20/2015 - 12:43pm
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Nine finance hubs of the future

CNN World - Mon, 04/20/2015 - 11:55am
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Iraq's Assyrians battle ISIS for survival

CNN World - Mon, 04/20/2015 - 11:45am
When ISIS overran their villages near Mosul in August 2014, a small group of Assyrians, a Middle Eastern minority with a history reaching back more than 4,000 years, picked up weapons and formed their own militia: Dwekh Nawsha -- "The Sacrificers."
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Three UK plane spotters held in UAE to be released

CNN World - Mon, 04/20/2015 - 11:45am
Three British citizens arrested in the United Arab Emirates after they were found plane spotting near Fujairah airport are to be released Monday, their lawyer, Nasser al-Hashem, tells CNN. The three have been in jail since February 22.
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Shops set ablaze, looted in South Africa

CNN World - Mon, 04/20/2015 - 11:37am
South African police fired rubber bullets Friday to disperse crowds setting immigrant businesses ablaze as attacks against foreigners spread to Johannesburg.
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Everest climbers keep wary eye on deadly icefall

CNN World - Mon, 04/20/2015 - 11:37am
Mountaineers have returned to Mount Everest for this year's climbing season, resuming the quest to summit the world's highest peak after a deadly season last year.
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Inside a samurai's bedroom

CNN World - Mon, 04/20/2015 - 10:46am
Courage.
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Horrifying video of potential gas attack shocks U.N.

CNN World - Mon, 04/20/2015 - 8:21am
Video of what some are calling a gas attack in Syria left U.N. diplomats in tears as the state continues to deny allegations of the attacks.
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'Perfect' 100-carat diamond could fetch $25M

CNN World - Mon, 04/20/2015 - 8:16am
Paddles at the ready! One of the world's largest flawless diamonds is about to hit the auction block.
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Europe squabbles over tackling Mediterranean migrant crisis

CNN World - Mon, 04/20/2015 - 8:13am
On October 31st 2014, the Italian government announced the end of "Mare Nostrum" -- a naval mission that rescued would-be migrants in peril as they tried to cross the Mediterranean to seek security and a new life in Europe.
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Australian teens held after 'ISIS-inspired' plot foiled

CNN World - Mon, 04/20/2015 - 8:12am
Five young men were arrested Saturday in Melbourne, Australia, in what police called a major counterterrorism operation.
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U.N. workers among 7 killed in Al-Shabaab attack

CNN World - Mon, 04/20/2015 - 8:12am
An improved bomb exploded near a U.N. vehicle traveling near the northeastern Somali city of Garowe on Monday morning, killing six people -- including four aid workers for the international children's agency UNICEF.
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Survivor says up to 950 aboard ill-fated ship

CNN World - Mon, 04/20/2015 - 7:45am
Hundreds feared dead after migrant boat capsizes. CNN's Ben Wedeman has more.
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Houthi leader in Yemen: No surrender

CNN World - Mon, 04/20/2015 - 7:44am
The leader of Yemen's Houthi rebels vowed not to back down on Sunday as a top Saudi military official claimed weeks of airstrikes had significantly weakened the Shiite group.
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Mysterious ailment in Nigeria kills victims within hours; 13 dead

CNN World - Mon, 04/20/2015 - 7:43am
A mysterious affliction has killed at least 13 people in southwestern Nigeria, leaving health officials scrambling to determine its cause.
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ISIS bomber on motorbike kills 33 in Afghanistan

CNN World - Sun, 04/19/2015 - 2:46am
A suicide bomber on a motorbike blew himself up in front of the Kabul Bank in Jalalabad, Afghanistan, early Saturday, a local government spokesman said.
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