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LAST_UPDATEFri, 30 Sep 2016 12am

'If We Lose This Generation, We Lose Syria'

Rahaf Alewi holds up a pastel sketch of her village in Aleppo (Pic: Al Jazeera)

Gaziantep: When 10-year-old Rahaf Alewi remembers Syria, she does not think about the bombs that drove her family from their Aleppo home.

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FBI Probes Hacks Targeting Phones Of Democratic Party Officials: Sources

Pic: ReutersWASHINGTON: The FBI is investigating suspected attempts to hack mobile phones used by Democratic Party officials as recently as the past month, four people with direct knowledge of the attack and the investigation told Reuters.

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Commentary: Clinton Won The Debate. So what?

Many political analysts and commentators declared that Democratic presidential nominee Hillary Clinton delivered a pitch-perfect performance at the presidential debate on Monday night.

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India Pulls Out Of Key Regional Summit Hosted By Pakistan

India has pulled out of a key regional summit in Pakistan because of what it has called "increasing cross-border terrorist attacks in the region".

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Tourists Evacuated As Indonesian Volcano Erupts: Official

JAKARTA: Rescuers in Indonesia were dispatched Wednesday to evacuate nearly 400 tourists, most of them foreigners, after a volcano erupted at one of the country’s most popular hiking destinations, an official said.

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[Video] Little Boy Goes Halloween Costume Shopping, Cries In Horror When Handed Donald Trump Mask

Halloween is coming, and while children are getting excited for trick-or-treating sessions, parents are busy buying them their costumes for the occasion.

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[Video] Japanese Ad Showing Girl Turning Into An Eel And Being Cooked Gets Pulled

Pic: Youtube

A Japanese advertisement showing a teenage girl in a swimsuit turning into an eel has been pulled after complaints it was sexist and "perverted".

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Brad Pitt Releases a New Statement About His Divorce From Angelina Jolie

Pic: Getty ImagesBrad Pitt had previously been set to attend a screening of his new film, Voyage of Time, on Wednesday, but on Tuesday, he released a statement saying he will no longer be making an appearance.

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Four Dead, Hundred Injured As Typhoon Megi Slams Taiwan

Four people died and at least 316 were injured in Taiwan after a powerful typhoon slammed into the country's northeastern coastline on Tuesday.

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OPEC Set For No Deal As Iran Rejects Saudi Oil Output Offer

Iran rejected on Tuesday an offer from Saudi Arabia to limit its oil output in exchange for Riyadh cutting supply, dashing market hopes the two major OPEC producers would find a compromise this week to help ease a global glut of crude.

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