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Iraq Violence: 25 Kurds Killed North of Baquba, Police Chief in Anbar – Voice of America

Voice of America Iraq Violence: 25 Kurds Killed North of Baquba, Police Chief in AnbarVoice of AmericaThere was more violence in Iraq Sunday, with at least 25 members of Kurdish security forces killed in three suicide car bomb attacks and … Continue reading

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Iraq violence: Baghdad car bombs kill dozens – BBC News

BBC News Iraq violence: Baghdad car bombs kill dozensBBC NewsThree car bombs have exploded in mainly Shia Muslim areas of the Iraqi capital Baghdad, killing at least 38 people, as fighting continues in the north. Many other people were injured … Continue reading

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Iraq violence: Baghdad car bombs kill dozens – BBC News

BBC News Iraq violence: Baghdad car bombs kill dozensBBC NewsThree car bombs have exploded in mainly Shia Muslim areas of the Iraqi capital Baghdad, killing at least 38 people, as fighting continues in the north. Many other people were injured … Continue reading

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Culture of violence makes for hit TV in Turkey

ISTANBUL (Reuters) – Sefer Calinak killed his first wife when he was 17 and murdered his girlfriend a few decades later with an axe. Now, the 62-year old is making the rounds on hit Turkish TV shows, part of a … Continue reading

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UK class, entitlement unleash violence in film ‘The Riot Club’

TORONTO (Reuters) – British class and privilege are seldom associated with hooliganism and uncontrolled violence, but Danish director Lone Scherfig pairs the two in a new film about the debauched excesses of an exclusive Oxford University dining club. Reuters: Entertainment … Continue reading

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Pakistan violence erupts in anti-Sharif protests

Police action against demonstrators trying to storm the official residence of Nawaz Sharif, Pakistan’s prime minister, marks a new and violent phase for the country’s two-week-old political crisis Asia homepage

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Ukraine crisis: Obama blames Russia for violence – BBC News

BBC News Ukraine crisis: Obama blames Russia for violenceBBC NewsUS President Barack Obama has accused Russia of being responsible for the violence in eastern Ukraine. He said the fighting was not the result of a home-grown indigenous uprising but of … Continue reading

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Dystopian young adult film ‘The Giver’ pits love over violence

LOS ANGELES (Reuters) – A world where pain and mankind’s memories are erased along with war, violence and prejudice may seem like utopia, but ignorance is not always bliss, as explored in the latest young adult film. Reuters: Entertainment News

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Imran Khan’s convoy shot at amid Pakistan violence – Financial Times

DAWN.com Imran Khan's convoy shot at amid Pakistan violenceFinancial TimesImran Khan, Pakistan's cricket star turned politician, on Friday vowed to intensify his protests against prime minister Nawaz Sharif after a procession he was leading was fired upon and stoned by … Continue reading

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Gold climbs as Middle East violence flares

Gold pared gains to trade at $ 1,310. In the year to date, the precious metal has gained around 9 per cent, outpacing silver (2.6 per cent) and platinum (8 per cent) but lagging palladium (18 per cent). Asia homepage

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