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Bombing at Kabul mosque kills 10, including prominent cleric

An Afghan resident and police say that a bombing at a mosque in Kabul during evening prayers killed at least 10 people, including a prominent cleric, and wounded at least 27.
August 17, 2022 3:23 PM
WHO chief: Lack of help for Tigray crisis due to skin color

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WHO chief: Lack of help for Tigray crisis due to skin color

The head of the World Health Organization has described the ongoing crisis in Ethiopia’s Tigray region as “the worst disaster on Earth” and asked if the reason global leaders haven’t responded is due to “the color of the skin” of the people who live there.
August 17, 2022 2:42 PM
China and US spar over climate on Twitter

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China and US spar over climate on Twitter

The world’s two biggest emitters of greenhouse gases are sparring on Twitter over climate policy, with China asking if the U.S. can deliver on the landmark climate legislation signed into law by President Joe Biden this week.
August 17, 2022 7:21 AM
South Korean leader: Seoul won’t seek own nuclear deterrent

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South Korean leader: Seoul won’t seek own nuclear deterrent

South Korea’s president says his government has no plans to pursue its own nuclear deterrent and has called instead for more diplomacy in the face of growing North Korean nuclear weapons capabilities, even as the North test-fired two suspected cruise missiles on Wednesday.
August 17, 2022 4:59 AM

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US weighs EU plan to revive Iran nuclear deal abandoned by Trump

Updated August 17, 2022 3:32 AM

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US admiral decries ‘unsafe’ China military actions in Pacific

Updated August 17, 2022 3:32 AM

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Britain makes bid for secrecy in Rwanda High Court claim documents

Updated August 17, 2022 3:32 AM

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Further blasts rock Crimea; Russian ammunition depot explodes

Updated August 17, 2022 3:31 AM

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Abbas sparks outrage with Holocaust accusation against Israel

Updated August 17, 2022 3:31 AM