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DONETSK, Ukraine (AP) — Police have cleared the city hall in a southeastern Ukrainian city of the pro-Russia protesters who had been occupying it for over a week, Interior Minister Arsen Avakov said Thursday as government forces appeared to be resuming ...more

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BAGHDAD (AP) — Iraqi officials say a suicide attack on a police checkpoint south of the capital, Baghdad, has killed at least 10 people and wounded 18.A police officer says the bomber drove his explosives-laden car into the checkpoint at the ent ...more

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CAIRO (AP) — An Islamic militant group in Egypt has claimed responsibility for a bombing that killed a senior police officer the day before.It says the attack was in retaliation for the killings and arrests by government forces of supporters of ...more

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LONDON (AP) — British police are launching a nationwide bid to prevent young people from traveling to Syria to take part in the fighting there.Metropolitan Police officials said Thursday they are increasingly concerned about the number of young ...more

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KARACHI, Pakistan (AP) — A bombing in southern Pakistan killed a police officer known for his anti-militant campaigns and three other people on Thursday while army officials said the Pakistani air force carried out airstrikes against insurgents in a no ...more

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BAGHDAD (AP) — Iraq officials: Suicide attack on a checkpoint south of Baghdad kills at least 10 people. ...more

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KABUL, Afghanistan (AP) — An Afghan security guard opened fire on a group of doctors at a Kabul hospital on Thursday morning, killing three foreign physicians and wounding two other people, officials said.The shooting at Cure International Hospi ...more

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ROME (AP) — Inside a chapel on the edge of Rome, a nun uses a key to open a wooden wall panel, revealing a hidden niche. Behind glass and stitched loosely to supporting backing hangs a relic of holy suffering: the bullet-pocked, bloodstained undershirt ...more

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ATHENS, Greece (AP) — Greek rescue teams are searching for three people reported missing after a cargo ship sank off the southern island of Crete.A Merchant Marine Ministry statement says four other crew members were rescued by a merchant vessel ...more

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PETAH TIKVA, Israel (AP) — When the Israeli women's soccer team Hapoel Petah Tikva lost a number of its players to Israel's national team ahead of World Cup qualifiers, founder Rafi Subra made a decision that sets the team apart from many of its rivals ...more