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Suspected Al-Shabaab militants kill 28 people in Kenya

Suspected Al-Shabaab militants kill 28 people in Kenya

Al-Shabab militants from Somalia hijacked a bus in Kenya's north and killed 28 non-Muslims on board after they had been singled out from the rest of the passengers, police officials said Saturday.

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Suspected Al-Shabaab militants kill 28 people in Kenya Burkina Faso names army colonel Zida as prime minister G20 commits to higher growth, fight climate change; Russia isolated over Ukraine Armed clashes in Libya's Tripoli, airport shutdown Global leaders meet for G20 summit in Australia Mediator says South Sudan rivals agree to end war

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Bahrain holds its first major vote since unrest Turkey, U.S. play down differences on fight against Islamic State Iraq, Turkey vow to work together against IS group Egypt considers pardons for Al Jazeera staff Suicide car bomb kills five in Iraqi Kurdish capital Israel approves 78 new settler homes in East Jerusalem

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Ukraine rules out direct talks with separatists G20 commits to higher growth, fight climate change; Russia isolated over Ukraine Italy's immigration crisis moves from sea to streets Global leaders meet for G20 summit in Australia Russian troops hold drills in Serbia Thousands protest in Romania ahead of presidential run-off vote

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Japan raises military profile in naval war games with U.S. Japan PM seeks referendum on "Abenomics" in snap election G20 commits to higher growth, fight climate change; Russia isolated over Ukraine Global leaders meet for G20 summit in Australia Obama, Suu Kyi meet as Myanmar hero shifts role World's sexiest hotel bedroom found in Vietnamese water villa

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Obama unveils U.S. immigration reform, setting up fight with Republicans G20 commits to higher growth, fight climate change; Russia isolated over Ukraine Islamic State group beheads US aid worker

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Argentina's Congress rules that all public transport must say: 'Falklands are Argentine' Angry Mexicans protest over 43 missing students Honduras' Miss World contestant found murdered with sister

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Four sentenced to death for Pakistan 'honour killing' G20 commits to higher growth, fight climate change; Russia isolated over Ukraine Global leaders meet for G20 summit in Australia

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Japan raises military profile in naval war games with U.S.

Japan stepped up its role in large-scale war games with the United States this week, with one of its admirals commanding air and sea maneuvers that the U.S. military described as the most complex ever overseen by the Japanese navy. Obama unveils U.S. immigration reform, setting up fight with Republicans Iraq, Turkey vow to work together against IS group Egypt considers pardons for Al Jazeera staff Angry Mexicans protest over 43 missing students Japan PM seeks referendum on "Abenomics" in snap election

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Taliban video shows handover of US soldier

The Taliban have released a video showing the handover of Sgt. Bowe Bergdahl to U.S. forces in eastern Afghanistan.The 17-minute video, made public on ...

Iranians 'released' from jail for making 'Happy' fan video

Police in Iran have released six people who were arrested for posting a video online of them dancing to US pop-star Pharrell Williams' hit song "Happy ...

Thailand army declares martial law

Source: Reuters and agencies / IBTimesThailand's army declared martial law on Tuesday to restore order after six months of anti-government protests wh ...

Turkish mine explosion leaves scores dead

At least 201 people were killed and hundreds more remained trapped underground after an explosion and fire in a coal mine in the western Turkish provi ...

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