International News

Thousands flee after South Africa mobs attack immigrants

CNN World - Fri, 04/17/2015 - 08:20
More than 2,000 people fled to South African police stations Thursday after mobs with machetes attacked immigrants in Durban, leaving at least five people dead, an aid group said.
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'I grabbed my children and ran'

CNN World - Fri, 04/17/2015 - 08:17
An endless stream of humanity, shell shocked, and exhausted. Parents cradle babies in blankets, some struggle under the weight of their belongings, some carry small plastic bags, while others nothing but the children clutching at their hands as families struggle to escape ISIS in Iraq.
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American woman wounded in Pakistan shooting

CNN World - Fri, 04/17/2015 - 08:15
An American citizen was wounded by gunfire Thursday as she drove from the medical school in Karachi, Pakistan, where she works, police said.
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The week in 40 photos

CNN World - Fri, 04/17/2015 - 08:07
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Mother's joy as teen son speaks for the first time

CNN World - Fri, 04/17/2015 - 07:12
When her son was diagnosed with autism, Ethiopian beautician Zemi Yenus didn't blink before giving it all up to help her child.
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Syria death toll doubles

CNN World - Fri, 04/17/2015 - 07:10
Would more people care about a perpetual massacre in someone else's country, if the death toll just about doubled in a year's time? Take Syria.
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Why migrants are dying in the thousands to reach Italy

CNN World - Thu, 04/16/2015 - 18:05
A destination for the destitute, Sicily is the "promised land" for thousands of migrants and refugees making the desperate journey from North Africa to Europe's Mediterranean coast. More than 10,000 people have arrived from Libya since last weekend alone, according to the Italian Coast Guard.
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Muslim migrants threw Christians overboard

CNN World - Thu, 04/16/2015 - 15:01
Muslims who were among migrants trying to get from Libya to Italy in a boat this week threw 12 fellow passengers overboard -- killing them -- because the 12 were Christians, Italian police said Thursday.
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Coalition warplanes help stem ISIS' advance in Ramadi

CNN World - Thu, 04/16/2015 - 13:50
Airstrikes from a U.S.-led coalition have helped contain ISIS' attacks on the key Iraqi city of Ramadi, but security forces there still need reinforcements, a provincial leader there said Thursday.
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Italian police: Muslim migrants threw Christians overboard

CNN World - Thu, 04/16/2015 - 13:17
Muslims who were among migrants trying to get from Libya to Italy in a boat this week threw 12 fellow passengers overboard -- killing them -- because the 12 were Christians, Italian police said Thursday.
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Yemen hospital gives up counting the dead

CNN World - Thu, 04/16/2015 - 12:27
The streets were empty but not quiet. Shelling began to boom through the Yemeni city of Aden on Thursday afternoon as we hurried back to board the boat that had brought us here from Djibouti.
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'I enter Europe or I die'

CNN World - Thu, 04/16/2015 - 09:53
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Interactive map: Nazi death camps

CNN World - Thu, 04/16/2015 - 09:50
The names of some Nazi concentration camps live in infamy: Bergen-Belsen, where Anne Frank died.
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Survivor returns to Auschwitz with a dream

CNN World - Thu, 04/16/2015 - 09:50
Menachem Bodner has been to Auschwitz three times:
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The 'cold call' Pope rings again

CNN World - Thu, 04/16/2015 - 09:50
Memo to journalists: When you write an open letter to the Pope, keep your cellphone charged. He may call to chat about it.
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400 feared missing in the Mediterranean

CNN World - Thu, 04/16/2015 - 09:01
Italy is coping with a rising wave of desperate migrants from Africa and Middle East hoping to make it to Europe.
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Search area for MH370 will double if no trace found

CNN World - Thu, 04/16/2015 - 08:15
The underwater search area for missing Malaysia Airlines Flight 370 looks set to double in size.
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This student's created a Batman outfit that works

CNN World - Thu, 04/16/2015 - 08:14
By day he is an industrial design student at Philadelphia University, but Jackson Gordon has has an alter ego: the Dark Knight himself, Batman.
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