International News

Ethiopia: Site of the Ark of the Covenant?

CNN World - Mon, 04/20/2015 - 15:26
Ethiopia is often overlooked as a top destination for spiritual pilgrimage. This is an unfortunate oversight.
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Immigrants in South Africa fear for future

CNN World - Mon, 04/20/2015 - 15:26
A wave of anti-immigrant violence has swept across South Africa. How do immigrants feel and what do they think lies ahead for them?
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Xenophobic killing in South Africa caught by photographer

CNN World - Mon, 04/20/2015 - 15:25
He checked the series of stills on his camera. It was then that photographer James Oatway realized the entire attack had taken less than two minutes.
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Stranded Americans struggle to flee Yemen

CNN World - Mon, 04/20/2015 - 14:42
"My son served in the army for four years. In Iraq. He served because we love our country. As we should. Now look at us?"
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The American dancing in the Kremlin for $8 a day

CNN World - Mon, 04/20/2015 - 14:33
Joy Womack is taking part in her first ballet class of the day at the Kremlin Ballet Theatre, kicking her legs up to her head, jumping and spinning across the room. After class, she eats boiled sweets, one after another -- they are a cheap form of energy.
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Meet the wealthy couple on a migrant-saving mission

CNN World - Mon, 04/20/2015 - 13:52
A wealthy couple from Malta have rescued over 3,000 migrants crossing the Mediterranean, in a floating medical center dubbed the 'Pope Boat.'
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Iran parades military equipment

CNN World - Mon, 04/20/2015 - 12:52
The Iranian military honored the country's National Army Day by parading its military equipment on Saturday, April 18.
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The last of his kind

CNN World - Mon, 04/20/2015 - 12:43
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Nine finance hubs of the future

CNN World - Mon, 04/20/2015 - 11:55
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Iraq's Assyrians battle ISIS for survival

CNN World - Mon, 04/20/2015 - 11:45
When ISIS overran their villages near Mosul in August 2014, a small group of Assyrians, a Middle Eastern minority with a history reaching back more than 4,000 years, picked up weapons and formed their own militia: Dwekh Nawsha -- "The Sacrificers."
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Three UK plane spotters held in UAE to be released

CNN World - Mon, 04/20/2015 - 11:45
Three British citizens arrested in the United Arab Emirates after they were found plane spotting near Fujairah airport are to be released Monday, their lawyer, Nasser al-Hashem, tells CNN. The three have been in jail since February 22.
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Shops set ablaze, looted in South Africa

CNN World - Mon, 04/20/2015 - 11:37
South African police fired rubber bullets Friday to disperse crowds setting immigrant businesses ablaze as attacks against foreigners spread to Johannesburg.
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Everest climbers keep wary eye on deadly icefall

CNN World - Mon, 04/20/2015 - 11:37
Mountaineers have returned to Mount Everest for this year's climbing season, resuming the quest to summit the world's highest peak after a deadly season last year.
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Inside a samurai's bedroom

CNN World - Mon, 04/20/2015 - 10:46
Courage.
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ISIS executes more Christians in Libya, video shows

CNN World - Mon, 04/20/2015 - 10:41
ISIS operatives have beheaded two groups of prisoners, believed to be Ethiopian Christians, in Libya, according to a video released Sunday by the terror network's media arm.
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