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Kerry urges China to release detained feminists

CNN World - Mon, 04/13/2015 - 8:39am
The five young women face years in prison over their campaign for gender equality.
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Iraq aims to oust ISIS from Anbar province

CNN World - Mon, 04/13/2015 - 8:39am
CNN's Arwa Damon reports on Iraq's next military mission against ISIS.
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See plane's terrifying takeoff in high winds

CNN World - Mon, 04/13/2015 - 8:21am
Travelers got a scare as a plane turned sideways while taking off at Birmingham International Airport in the United Kingdom.
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New pictures of Kim Jong Un raise more questions

CNN World - Mon, 04/13/2015 - 8:19am
Defectors close to the Kim regime say the young leader is very different from his father and grandfather but may not last as long in power.
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Brazil anger simmers over bribery scandal

CNN World - Sun, 04/12/2015 - 11:05pm
Hundreds of thousands of Brazilians are protesting for and against President Dilma Rousseff's government, mired in a bribery scandal and economic slump.
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U.S. complains over intercept by Russian fighter jet

CNN World - Sun, 04/12/2015 - 3:48pm
After a Russian fighter jet intercepted a U.S. reconnaissance plane in an "unsafe and unprofessional manner" earlier this week, the United States is complaining to Moscow about the incident.
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Andy Murray walked down the aisle wearing this ...

CNN World - Sun, 04/12/2015 - 1:27pm
The quaint town of Dunblane, Scotland, has been set abuzz by the wedding of tennis legend Andy Murray to his long-term girlfriend, Kim Sears.
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Saudi Arabia: 500 Houthi rebels killed in Yemen

CNN World - Sun, 04/12/2015 - 12:17pm
More than 500 Houthi rebels have been killed since the start of Saudi-led military operations against Yemeni Shia fighters, a Saudi Defense Ministry official said Saturday, according to the state-run Saudi Press Agency.
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Study: China cybercensors using 'Great Cannon'

CNN World - Sun, 04/12/2015 - 12:15pm
China's cybercensors have long used a "Great Firewall" to block its citizens from reading critical articles from Western news websites or consuming other content it disapproves of.
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Obama and Castro launch new era of U.S.-Cuba ties

CNN World - Sun, 04/12/2015 - 12:08pm
Ending a decades-long standstill in U.S.-Cuba relations, President Barack Obama met for an hour Saturday with his Cuban counterpart Raul Castro, the first time the two nations' top leaders have sat down for substantive talks in more than 50 years.
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Report: Islamic militants attack embassy in Libya

CNN World - Sun, 04/12/2015 - 12:07pm
An Islamic militant group attacked the South Korean embassy in Libya killing one embassy guard and wounding another, Yonhap news agency reported Sunday, citing a South Korean foreign ministry official.
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Malala gets an asteroid named for her

CNN World - Sun, 04/12/2015 - 12:04pm
Malala Yousafzai's stellar career has included a Nobel Peace Prize. This week, she made it into outer space.
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Kenya to U.N.: Move these refugees

CNN World - Sun, 04/12/2015 - 11:59am
Kenyan Deputy President William Ruto told the United Nations' refugee agency it has three months to relocate refugees from the Dadaab camp -- the world's largest -- to Somalia, or "we shall relocate them ourselves."
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U.N. official to visit besieged Syria refugee camp

CNN World - Sat, 04/11/2015 - 3:08pm
The commissioner-general of the United Nations Relief and Works Agency will make an emergency visit to the Yarmouk Palestinian refugee camp in Syria on Saturday, a spokesman says.
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Israeli forces reportedly kill Palestinian in riot

CNN World - Sat, 04/11/2015 - 3:07pm
A 27-year-old Palestinian man was shot and killed Friday, allegedly by Israeli forces, during a riot that grew out of a West Bank funeral procession for his cousin, with whom he is now expected to share a cemetery.
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In Iowa, O'Malley says of Clinton: You're inevitable until you're not

CNN World - Sat, 04/11/2015 - 2:54pm
Martin O'Malley told reporters in Iowa on Friday that inevitability -- a term bandied about regarding Democratic presidential frontrunner Hillary Clinton -- is not unbreakable.
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Students applaud removal of colonialist's statue

CNN World - Sat, 04/11/2015 - 6:46am
A South African university is celebrating the removal of a British colonialist's statue after weeks of protests.
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At least 35 killed in Morocco bus crash

CNN World - Fri, 04/10/2015 - 3:35pm
A bus collided with a truck in southern Morocco on Friday, killing at least 31 people and injuring nine others, according to Moroccan state news agency Maghreb Arabe Presse.
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U.N. appeals for $174M for victims of militant group

CNN World - Fri, 04/10/2015 - 3:32pm
Nearly 200,000 people have been displaced due to Boko Haram's brutal attacks leaving aid agencies scrambling to provide clean and safe living conditions.
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Iran: Lift sanctions or no deal

CNN World - Fri, 04/10/2015 - 3:22pm
Iran will only sign a final nuclear agreement if economic sanctions against the nation are removed on the first day of the deal's implementation, President Hassan Rouhani said.
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