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Ukraine fighting stalls plan to get MH17 remains

4 hours 25 min ago
Uncertainty hangs over an international effort to retrieve human remains from the crash site of Malaysia Airlines Flight 17 as fighting rages in eastern Ukraine.
Categories: International News

U.N. Security Council calls for immediate cease-fire in Gaza

8 hours 4 min ago
With more than 1,000 people killed in the Israel-Hamas conflict, the U.N. Security Council held an emergency midnight meeting in New York early Monday and announced "strong support ... for an immediate and unconditional humanitarian cease-fire" in Gaza.
Categories: International News

Security pact reached for MH17 investigators

Sun, 07/27/2014 - 10:59pm
Malaysia has secured an agreement with pro-Russian separatists in Ukraine to allow a group of international police to enter the MH17 crash area to provide protection for international crash investigators, Malaysian Prime Minister Najib Razak's office said Sunday.
Categories: International News

Venezuelan ex-general arrested after U.S. request

Sun, 07/27/2014 - 5:35pm
A retired Venezuelan military general wanted in the United States for alleged drug-trafficking ties was arrested in Aruba in a case that could further strain U.S.-Venezuela relations.
Categories: International News

Source: At least 5 killed in Nigeria suicide blast

Sun, 07/27/2014 - 3:54pm
A suicide bomber in Nigeria killed at least five people on Sunday in an attack on a church in the city of Kano, a local resident told CNN. There was no immediate claim of responsibility.
Categories: International News

Hamas agrees to daylong cease-fire

Sun, 07/27/2014 - 2:33pm
Not long after Israel resumed its offensive in Gaza on Sunday, Hamas said it agreed to a 24-hour U.N.-mediated cease-fire.
Categories: International News

British, U.S. diplomats out of Libya as militia fighting rages

Sun, 07/27/2014 - 2:06pm
A convoy of British diplomats made it safely into Tunisia from Libya despite an attack on its vehicles Sunday, British officials said.
Categories: International News

Family visits MH17 crash site

Sun, 07/27/2014 - 9:38am
The first family members of an MH17 passenger arrive at the crash scene. CNN's Kyung Lah reports.
Categories: International News

U.S. doctor in Liberia infected with Ebola

Sun, 07/27/2014 - 8:38am
An American doctor trying to quell the Ebola outbreak in Liberia is now infected with the virus, the organization for which he works said.
Categories: International News

Journalist detained working for CNN in Ukraine is freed

Sun, 07/27/2014 - 7:43am
A Ukrainian journalist detained Tuesday by pro-Russian rebels while working as a freelance producer for CNN has been freed.
Categories: International News

SWAT team storms passenger jet in Toronto

Sun, 07/27/2014 - 7:40am
When Sadegh Shahi heard reports about a SWAT team armed to the teeth storming onto a Sunwing Airlines flight to arrest a passenger, he thought to himself, "it's probably my son."
Categories: International News

U.S. evacuates Embassy in Libya

Sun, 07/27/2014 - 7:36am
The U.S. Embassy in Libya evacuated its personnel on Saturday because of heavy militia violence raging in the capital, Tripoli, the State Department said.
Categories: International News

2nd 'black box' found from Air Algerie crash

Sun, 07/27/2014 - 7:36am
France has declared a three-day mourning period to commemorate the victims of the Air Algerie Flight 5017 crash, French President Francois Hollande declared on Saturday.
Categories: International News

Costa Concordia makes final voyage

Sun, 07/27/2014 - 7:31am
The crippled Costa Concordia cruise ship is nearing the end of its final voyage.
Categories: International News

Cease-fire holding in Gaza

Sat, 07/26/2014 - 7:47am
A 12-hour humanitarian cease-fire between Israel and Hamas started Saturday morning while diplomats worked to create a longer truce in the conflict that has killed more than 900 people.
Categories: International News

Passenger captures video of SWAT team storming Toronto plane

Sat, 07/26/2014 - 7:45am
A passenger captured dramatic cell phone video of a Canadian SWAT team storming onto a Sunwing flight at Toronto's Pearson International Airport Friday. The video shows the police tactical team swarming onto the plane with their weapons drawn, yelling at passengers to get their hands up, and forcefully removing a 25-year-old man from the aircraft.
Categories: International News

Malaysia: Investigators must have full access to MH17 site

Sat, 07/26/2014 - 7:45am
More than a week after Malaysian Airlines Flight 17 came down in eastern Ukraine, Malaysian investigators have not yet been able to access the entire crash site, Malaysia's Prime Minister Najib Razak said Saturday.
Categories: International News

'Disintegrated' Air Algerie plane found

Fri, 07/25/2014 - 8:59pm
Wreckage of an Air Algerie jet was found in a "disintegrated state" in northern Mali, France said Friday, making it the third major international aviation disaster in recent days.
Categories: International News

Ukrainian civilians caught in crossfire

Fri, 07/25/2014 - 6:55pm
CNN's Ivan Watson speaks to the people living in the middle of the conflict in eastern Ukraine.
Categories: International News

ISIS blows up Jonah's tomb

Fri, 07/25/2014 - 5:04pm
The site is said to be the burial place of the prophet Jonah, who was swallowed by a whale or fish in the Islamic and Judeo-Christian traditions.
Categories: International News
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