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Ukrainian ceasefire holding

CNN World - Sun, 02/15/2015 - 3:46pm
After days of ferocious attacks, a ceasefire went into effect after midnight Sunday in Ukraine, followed by brief accusations of violence.
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Group: Sudan soldiers raped 200 women and girls

CNN World - Sun, 02/15/2015 - 3:04pm
Darfur has a long, dark history filled with horrors.
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UK police arrest man suspected of terror offenses

CNN World - Sun, 02/15/2015 - 3:04pm
A 32-year-old man has been arrested on suspicion of terrorism offenses, London's Metropolitan Police said in a statement Saturday.
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Peshmerga dug in along critical supply line for ISIS

CNN World - Sun, 02/15/2015 - 11:50am
In two days, the Peshmerga say, ISIS sent 20 vehicle bombs up the road, a sign of how badly the terrorists want to retake this position.
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Rescuers refloat 66 stranded whales

CNN World - Sun, 02/15/2015 - 11:38am
Rescuers on Saturday refloated 66 pilot whales stranded on a remote beach in New Zealand as a race to save their lives continued.
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Iraqi leader calls for U.S. ground troops

CNN World - Sun, 02/15/2015 - 9:08am
Sheikh Naim al-Gaoud, a Sunni Muslim leader of the Albu Nimr tribe, wants more U.S. intervention -- including ground troops, arming tribes directly or at least pressuring the Iraqi government to give the tribes more firepower.
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2 dead in Denmark shootings

CNN World - Sun, 02/15/2015 - 12:25am
Gunmen in Copenhagen, Denmark, stormed a building where controversial cartoonist Lars Vilks and his supporters had gathered Saturday, killing one man and wounding three police officers before driving away from the scene, police and witnesses said.
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Leader: Ukraine ceasefire begins

CNN World - Sat, 02/14/2015 - 5:24pm
Shelling rocked two eastern Ukrainian cities Saturday ahead of a midnight ceasefire deadline, raising fears that the deal to end a bitter 10-month-long conflict may be in jeopardy.
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2 charged in alleged Canada mall shooting plot

CNN World - Sat, 02/14/2015 - 4:51pm
A Canadian man and an American woman have been arrested in what Canadian authorities said Saturday was a foiled plot to carry out a mass murder-suicide at a Nova Scotia mall on Valentine's Day.
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You can hear gunfire everywhere in this town

CNN World - Sat, 02/14/2015 - 3:32pm
Artillery and rocket fire can be heard almost constantly in the village Talakovka, about 10 kilometers from the strategic port city of Mariupol in southern Ukraine.
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'Tankbusters' bound for Europe

CNN World - Sat, 02/14/2015 - 3:05pm
The U.S. Air Force is sending its "tankbusters" back to Europe.
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Al Qaeda springs 8 from Yemen prison

CNN World - Sat, 02/14/2015 - 3:02pm
Saudi Arabia and at least two other nations said Friday they were temporarily closing their embassies in Yemen, joining the United States and some other countries in shutting their diplomatic outposts in the Arabian Peninsula nation because of what they say is a deteriorating security situation.
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Toronto Jane's Twitter trail through Syria

CNN World - Sat, 02/14/2015 - 1:58pm
She has a picture of an ISIS beheading on her Twitter profile page, and tweets support for the terror group from Syria. But what worries researchers the most about this woman they call "Toronto Jane" or "LA" is that only a few months ago, she was tweeting from Toronto.
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Canadian police: Shooting plot foiled

CNN World - Sat, 02/14/2015 - 1:54pm
Canadian police stopped a plot in which at least two people had obtained weapons and planned to open fire in a public place on Valentine's Day before committing suicide, authorities said Friday.
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16 die when train and bus collide in Mexico

CNN World - Sat, 02/14/2015 - 1:53pm
At least 16 people were killed and 30 others were injured when a bus collided with a train in northeastern Mexico on Friday, according to the Nuevo Leon State Civil Protection.
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Over 100 whales die after washing up on beach

CNN World - Sat, 02/14/2015 - 1:51pm
Scores of whales stranded on a remote New Zealand beach got back in the water, only to return to land -- leaving more than 100 of them dead and conservationists racing to save those clinging to life.
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100 feared missing in Congo River

CNN World - Sat, 02/14/2015 - 9:17am
Up to 100 people are feared missing after two boats collided on the Congo River in the Democratic Republic of the Congo, the World Health Organization said Saturday.
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Militants seize Iraqi town, fire on air base

CNN World - Sat, 02/14/2015 - 7:31am
ISIS militants took full control of the Iraqi town of Al-Baghdadi, security officials told CNN, and turned their sights to a nearby air base housing U.S. military personnel. FULL STORY
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Get up to speed

CNN World - Fri, 02/13/2015 - 9:38pm
The fight against ISIS has many fronts, and they're not all on the battlefield.
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