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DPRK

Hit by Historic Monsoon, N. Korea Warns of More Floods

By William Gallo August 11, 2020 04:10 AM SEOUL, SOUTH KOREA - North Korea continues to see historic levels of rainfall, further threatening an economy already battered by a coronavirus-related...

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Mexico

Cinco fallecidos por sismo en el Pacífico Sur de México

El sismo magnitud 7.1 que este martes sacudió a varias zonas de México y que luego provocara una alerta de tsunami, de 5 fallecidos, según anunció el gobierno del estado de Oaxaca. El gobernador...

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Mexico

Deadly Quake Hits Southern Mexico

A powerful 7.4 magnitude earthquake shook southern Mexico Tuesday, killing at least two people and damaging several buildings. The quake was centered near the Pacific coast resort of Huatulco and was...

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Mexico + 2 more

Expertas analizan altos índices de feminicidios en América Latina

El aumento de feminicidios en América Latina está asociado a "barreras estructurales", así como al tratamiento legal de los países al grave fenómeno contra la vida de las mujeres. México, Brasil y El...

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Thailand

Thailand Faces Record Drought

By VOA News March 29, 2020 01:04 PM For some Thais who are turning on their faucets this month, what they are getting in return is a stream of salty water. The seawater intrusion, into Thailand’s...

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Bahamas

Haitian Immigrants in Bahamas Struggle After Hurricane Dorian

March 20, 2020 11:51 PM Five months after Hurricane Dorian devastated Marsh Harbour, Abaco, the sounds of children giggling and running echo through the once eerily silent island air. The children...

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Cameroon

Attack in Cameroon by Anglophone Separatists Sows Panic

By Moki Edwin Kindzeka March 10, 2020 09:58 AM MBOUDA CAMEROON — There is an uneasy calm in Cameroon's French-speaking towns and villages that share a border with the English-speaking regions after...

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Mali

Violence Continues in Mali Despite Negotiation Efforts

By Sirwan Kajjo March 03, 2020 09:45 PM WASHINGTON - Attacks carried out by Islamist militants against military personnel in central Mali could hamper government efforts to start a dialogue process...

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Nigeria

Over 50 Killed as Armed Men Attack Villages in Northern Nigeria

By VOA News Updated March 02, 2020 10:10 AM Armed men killed at least 50 people Sunday in attacks on villages in the Nigerian state of Kaduna, according to local officials and residents. According to...

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Syria

UN Calls for End to Idlib Carnage

By Lisa Schlein February 25, 2020 08:07 AM GENEVA - The United Nations is appealing for $500 million to provide humanitarian, life-saving assistance for 1.1 million civilians trapped in a war zone in...

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Cameroon

Dozens of Victims Escaping Fresh Violence in Cameroon

By Moki Edwin Kindzeka February 24, 2020 12:42 PM BAMENDA, CAMEROON - Renewed fighting in Cameroon's restive English-speaking region has forced more than 70 people, mainly women and children, to flee...

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Earthquake Kills at Least 9 in Iran Turkey Border Region

At least nine people died and 37 were injured on Sunday in Turkey when a magnitude-5.7 earthquake struck the border region with Iran, authorities said. Tehran University's Seismological Center...

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Bolivia

Inundaciones ponen en alerta a Bolivia, se moviliza ayuda

Fabiola Chambi Las fuertes lluvias registradas en los últimos días han puesto en alerta a varias zonas de Bolivia que hasta la fecha reporta más de 10.000 familias afectadas y 18 personas fallecidas,...

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Cameroon

Boko Haram Raids Displace Thousands More in Cameroon

By Moki Edwin Kindzeka February 20, 2020 12:08 PM MORA - New Boko Haram attacks have displaced more than 3,000 people along Cameroon’s northern border with Nigeria in the past three months...

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South Sudan

Rival South Sudan Leaders Agree to Form Government

By VOA News February 20, 2020 10:41 AM Rival leaders of South Sudan have agreed to form a unity government as they seek to end a six-year-old civil war that has devastated the world's youngest...

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