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11 Dec 2017 description

Nearly 100 Indian fishermen are still missing a week after a powerful storm struck the country's southern coast.

Ashraf Padanna has visited Poonthura, a fishing village in the state of Kerala that is thought to have lost 57 men at sea.

Every time seven-year-old Nimmy hears a sound from the sea, she runs to the shore. She expects to see her father's boat. Kumar Edward, 38, would go fishing every night and return the next morning with the day's catch.

29 Nov 2017 description

Sobreviven en las montañas y bosques, a la intemperie con la lluvia y el frío.

Son unas 5.000 personas indígenas de Chiapas quienes hace varias semanas huyeron de sus comunidades, amenazados por grupos armados.

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28 Sep 2017 description

Le ministère de la Santé de Madagascar a déjà dénombré dix décès dus à la peste et une soixantaine de cas confirmés positifs par l'Institut Pasteur.

Ces personnes sont mortes depuis le début de la saison pesteuse déclarée en fin juillet.

Selon la presse malgache, le bilan s'est alourdi.

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28 Sep 2017 description

By Michael Knights
Washington Institute for Near East Policy

On 25 September, the residents of Kurdish-controlled areas inside Iraq will have the opportunity to vote in a referendum on their preference for the future of the Kurdistan Region of Iraq (KRI), a semi-autonomous region within Iraq's current borders.

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26 Jul 2017 description

"I call it reconciliation," says Manuel Elviro. He is part of a Spanish volunteer group that felt compelled to act after seeing some of the dramatic drawings by children who survived the perilous sea crossing from Turkey to Greece.

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