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North Korea Is Dismantling Its Nuclear Site, But Is It Abandoning Its Arsenal Or Hiding Evidence?

Pic: ReutersSEOUL: Satellite imagery shows North Korea dismantling facilities at its nuclear test site, but experts say the images can’t reveal whether it is the first step toward full denuclearization, or an attempt to cloak nuclear capabilities from outside observers.

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Indonesia Police Shoot Dead Four Men After Attack On Riau HQ

Pic: ReutersJAKARTA: Indonesian police shot dead four men on Wednesday after they used samurai swords to attack officers at Riau police headquarters in Pekanbaru, Sumatra, a police spokesman said.

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Ash Cloud From Hawaii Volcano Sparks Red Alert For Aviation

PAHOA, Hawaii - Explosions intensified on Hawaii’s Kilauea volcano on Tuesday, spewing ash and triggering a red alert for aircraft for the first time since the latest eruption began 12 days ago.

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Pakistan Activists Targeted In Facebook Attacks

In December 2016 Diep Saeeda, an outspoken human rights activist from the Pakistani city of Lahore, received a short message on Facebook from someone she didn't know but with whom she had a number of friends in common: "Hy dear."

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Maduro Vows Economic Change For Venezuela's 'Rebirth' Before Vote

Pic: ReutersCARACAS: Widely blamed for Venezuela’s unprecedented economic crisis, President Nicolas Maduro vowed on Tuesday to make “great changes” in the OPEC nation reeling from hyperinflation and shortages if re-elected this weekend.

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Gender Bias Kills 239,000 Girls In India Every Year: Study

An estimated 239,000 girls younger than the age of five die in India every year because many parents prefer boys over girls, according to a study published in The Lancet on Tuesday.

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Gaza's Al-Shifa Hospital 'On Brink Of Collapse' As Injuries Mount

Gaza City's main hospital is bustling with patients and mourning families on Tuesday as the Palestinian enclave reels from Monday's violence in which Israeli forces killed at least 60 protesters and wounded more than 2,700.

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Gaza Killings: New Yorkers Call For Justice In Nakba Protest

New York City, United States - Chanting slogans, holding up placards and singing resistance songs, about 300 people marched through Brooklyn in New York on Monday to commemorate the 70th year since the Nakba, or "Catastrophe", when hundreds of thousands of Palestinians were expelled from their homes to make way for the creation of the state of Israel in 1948.

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Berlin And Ankara Trade Barbs Over Ozil-Gundogan-Erdogan Meeting

A senior Turkish official has slammed the German football federation, media and several politicians after they criticised two German players of Turkish descent who met Turkey's President Recep Tayyip Erdogan as he seeks re-election.

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Ex-Taiwan President Ma Ying-Jeou Sentenced To Jail

Ma Ying-jeou, a former Taiwanese president, has been sentenced to four months in jail after being found guilty of leaking classified information when he was in office in 2013, according to Taiwan News website.

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