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Britain to deploy 750 servicemen in West Africa to tackle Ebola – Xinhua

IBNLive Britain to deploy 750 servicemen in West Africa to tackle EbolaXinhuaLONDON, Oct. 8 (Xinhua) — Britain will increase its support to tackle the Ebola disease in West Africa, including sending 750 servicemen there, a government spokesperson said Wednesday. The … Continue reading

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S.Korea confirms DPRK leader Kim Jong-Un’s health – Xinhua

The Independent S.Korea confirms DPRK leader Kim Jong-Un's healthXinhuaINCHEON, South Korea, Oct. 5 (Xinhua) — South Korean Unification Minister Ryoo Kihl-Jae said senior leader from the Democratic People's Republic of Korea (DPRK) Kim Yang-Gon told him Saturday that there was … Continue reading

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Spotlight: China backs UN’s leading role as Security Council OKs anti-terror … – Xinhua

NPR Spotlight: China backs UN's leading role as Security Council OKs anti-terror …XinhuaUNITED NATIONS, Sept. 24 (Xinhua) — China on Wednesday voiced strong support for the UN's leading role in the global anti-terror effort after the Security Council adopted a … Continue reading

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No “Plan B” for fighting climate change: UN chief – Xinhua

USA TODAY No "Plan B" for fighting climate change: UN chiefXinhuaNEW YORK, Sept. 21 (Xinhua) — UN Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon said Sunday said there is no "Plan B" for fighting climate change, urging global efforts to galvanize action. "This is … Continue reading

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EU expresses gladness over release of Turkish hostages taken by IS – Xinhua

Fox News EU expresses gladness over release of Turkish hostages taken by ISXinhuaBRUSSELS, Sept. 20 (Xinhua) — The European Union here on Saturday expressed gladness over the release of 49 Turkish hostages taken by Islamic State (IS) militants in Iraq. … Continue reading

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UN chief hails formation of new government in Iraq – Xinhua

NBCNews.com UN chief hails formation of new government in IraqXinhua… • UN chief said that it "is a positive step towards political stability and peace in the country." •Earlier on Monday, Iraqi parliament approved the new cabinet of PM al-Abadi … Continue reading

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Egypt says Gaza ceasefire extended for 24 hours – Xinhua

Sky News Australia Egypt says Gaza ceasefire extended for 24 hoursXinhuaCAIRO, Aug. 18 (Xinhua) — Egypt announced Monday evening that Israeli and Palestinian negotiators agreed to extend ceasefire in the Gaza Strip for 24 hours, the official MENA news agency … Continue reading

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Iraq’s Kurdish forces fight to retake key towns – Xinhua

National Post Iraq's Kurdish forces fight to retake key townsXinhuaBAGHDAD, Aug. 17 (Xinhua) — Iraq's Kurdish security forces on Sunday carried out an offensive to retake control of Christian towns and Iraq's largest dam in the northern province of Nineveh, … Continue reading

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Military advisers to leave Iraq but airstrikes will continue, says Obama – Xinhua

Sydney Morning Herald Military advisers to leave Iraq but airstrikes will continue, says ObamaXinhuaWASHINGTON, Aug. 14 (Xinhua) — U.S. President Barack Obama said Thursday that the majority of U.S. military advisers are likely to leave Iraq soon, but airstrikes will … Continue reading

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China’s Baidu warned over porn content: Xinhua

Chinese search engine giant Baidu has been told by authorities to clean up its content after pornographic files were found on its online storage service, the official Xinhua news service said late on Sunday. It said the instruction was given … Continue reading

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