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Rockets hit Baghdad International Airport

January 3, 2020 admin 0

At least seven people were killed as rockets hit Baghdad International Airport on Friday, local media reported. Three rockets targeted the airport and struck two vehicles, killing five Iraqi militia members and “two guests” in […]

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250 families displaced from homes in Zambia

January 2, 2020 admin 0

About 250 families have been displaced from their homes in eastern Zambia’s Mambwe district due to flash floods following heavy rains, a government official said on Thursday. Some houses have collapsed while crop fields have […]

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Earthquake in Iran – Iranian Seismological Center

January 2, 2020 admin 0

A 5.8-magnitude earthquake at the scale of Richter hit Sangan town in Iran’s northeastern Khorasan Razavi province on Thursday morning, according to the Iranian Seismological Center. According to the report, the epicenter of the quake […]

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Big bucks for Myanmar gems and jade sale

January 2, 2020 admin 0

Myanmar expects to earn over 40 billion kyats (26.7 million U.S. dollars) from gems and jade sale which kicked off in capital city Nay Pyi Taw on Thursday, an official from Myanmar Gems Enterprise (MGE) […]

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Two women killed in Johannesburg drive-by shooting

January 2, 2020 admin 0

Two women were killed and six others injured in a drive-by shooting early Wednesday in Melville, northwest of Johannesburg, police said. Two of the injured victims are listed in critical condition, Gauteng Province police spokeswoman […]

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Guterres concern at Korea missile statement

January 2, 2020 admin 0

UN Secretary-General Antonio Guterres on Wednesday urged the Democratic People’s Republic of Korea (DPRK) to not resume the nuclear and missile tests, said his spokesman. “The Secretary-General is deeply concerned by the statement of the […]

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Quake jolts Coquimbo Chile

January 2, 2020 admin 0

An earthquake with a magnitude of 5.0 jolted 41 km SSW of Coquimbo, Chile at 16:51:32 GMT on Wednesday, the U.S. Geological Survey said. The epicenter, with a depth of 45.04 km, was initially determined […]