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Aid groups evacuate critically ill from Eastern Ghouta

Aid agencies are evacuating critically ill Syrians from Eastern Ghouta, a region home to around 400,000 people that has been under government siege since 2013.  One of the last rebel strongholds in the country, medical supplies and food have been in short supply. The International Committee of the Red Cross (ICRC), Syrian Red Crescent, Syrian…
Mugabe: ‘We must undo this disgrace’

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Mexico’s ‘invisible’ wounds of gang violence

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Acapulco, Mexico - Francisco plays with the tissue after wiping his tears. He folds it, unfolds it. He looks at it, but he doesn't see it. "There was a moment that … I can't remember … The news … Her body laying at the morgue … I lost track of everything," he says. Francisco does…
Soldiers die in Afghan attacks

Soldiers die in Afghan attacks

Image copyright EPA Image caption Kabul was just one of several places to be targeted in the latest violence A wave of attacks across Afghanistan has left more than 25 people dead, most of them soldiers, officials say. In the worst incident, Taliban militants stormed an army post in the western province of Farah, killing…
John Dowd’s resignation tells you a lot about Donald Trump’s mindset

John Dowd’s resignation tells you a lot about Donald Trump’s mindset

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VAR: ‘Comical’ & ’embarrassing’ review system criticised after FA Cup replay

VAR: ‘Comical’ & ’embarrassing’ review system criticised after FA Cup replay

FA Cup: Tottenham 6-1 Rochdale highlightsIt was described as "comical" by former Tottenham midfielder Jermaine Jenas, while Spurs boss Mauricio Pochettino said he felt "sorry for the referee". It's fair to say the video assistant referee (VAR) made quite an impact on Wednesday. Controversy dominated the first half of Tottenham's 6-1 win over Rochdale in…
Kelly told Dems some of Trump’s campaign stances ‘uninformed’

Kelly told Dems some of Trump’s campaign stances ‘uninformed’

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