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At Least 22 Killed In Genoa Bridge Collapse

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A major motorway bridge has collapsed near the Italian city of genoa, leading to vehicles falling some 100m.

22 Killed In Ecuador Bus Accident

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Twenty-two people were killed and 18 injured when an inter-country bus crashed outside Ecuador’s capital Quito, emergency services said Tuesday. Venezuelans and Colombians were among the dead, officials said.

Turkey To Boycott US Electronic Goods Amid Diplomatic Spat

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President Recep Tayyip Erdogan on Tuesday said Turkey would boycott US electronic goods in retaliation for punitive sanctions by Washington against Ankara over the detention of an American pastor. 

Jihadists Force Polling Stations To Close In Mali Presidential Run –Off

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Government officials have said that threats by jihadist militants forced hundreds of polling stations in Mali to shut down during Sunday's presidential run-off.

Low Turn Out In Mali Run-Off

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Malians voted in a run-off presidential election on Sunday but observers reported that turnout was low, with several polling stations coming under attack from armed men and one election official killed.

Vigo Festival Collapse In Spain Injures Hundreds

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More than 300 people have been injured, five seriously, after a section of wooden platform collapsed at an urban sports and music festival in Spain.

Turkey Takes Action In Bid To Curb Currency Crisis

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Turkey's central bank has said it is ready to take "all necessary measures" to ensure financial stability after the collapse of the lira.

U.S. Identifies Plane Thief, Russel

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A man who stole an empty passenger plane from Seattle Airport and then crashed it has been identified as an airline worker with full credentials.

12 Year Old Survives Indonesian Plane Crash

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A 12-year-old boy has been found alive in the wreckage of a plane crash which killed eight people in Indonesia.

North Korea Lashes U.S. Over Sanctions

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North Korea’s foreign ministry has lashed out at the US for not lifting sanctions against the country.

Zambia Deports Zimbabwe Opposition Politician

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Zambia has deported senior Zimbabwean opposition politician Tendai Biti to Zimbabwe in defiance of a court order.

Argentina Rejects Abortion

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Argentina's senate has rejected a bill which would have legalised abortion in the first 14 weeks of pregnancy.

Another Earthquake Hits Lombok Indonesia

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An earthquake measuring 5.9 magnitude on the Richter scale hit the island of Lombok, Indonesia on Thursday, according to US Geological Survey.

Israeli Air Strike Disaster

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Air strikes by Israel's military on the Gaza border have killed three people including a pregnant woman and her toddler, the Gaza Health Ministry says.

Pakistan Set To Get First African Lawmaker

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Pakistan is set to have its first ever lawmaker of African descent, raising the profile of a small and mostly poor community that has been in the region for centuries.

More Women To Contest U.S Mid-Term Election

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More women candidates than ever will contest the U.S. governorships and house seats in November’s mid-term elections.

Trump Admits Son Met Russian Lawyer

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US president Donald trump has admitted his son met a Russian lawyer in June 2016 "to get information on an opponent", but says it was legal.

South Sudan Govt, Rebel Group Sign Peace Deal

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The south Sudan president and head of the country’s main rebel group have signed a final cease fire and power-sharing agreement paving way for peace in the country.

27 MDC Protesters Appear In Court

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Twenty-seven members of the opposition movement for democratic change (mdc) appeared in a Zimbabwe court facing public violence charges after six people were killed in post-election protests.

Egyptian Forces Kill 52 Militants

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Egyptian troops and security forces have killed at least 52 suspected militants in recent days, in an operation to crush Islamic state.


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