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    Outrage as ‘gas attack’ kills 58 in Syria town

    Agence France-Presse . Khan Sheikhun | Updated at 01:22pm on April 04, 2017

    A suspected chemical attack killed at least 58 civilians in rebel-held northwestern Syria on Tuesday, a monitor said, prompting widespread outrage and calls for international action...

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    Colombia starts to bury 273 landslide victims, search continues

    Reuters | Updated at 09:19am on April 04, 2017

    Scores of decomposing cadavers were being released for burial on Monday as rescuers continued to search for victims of weekend flooding...

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    Syrian jets bomb rebel-held eastern Damascus suburbs, 22 killed

    Reuters | Updated at 09:13am on April 04, 2017

    Syrian jets on Monday bombed residential areas in the eastern countryside of Damascus killing and injuring dozens in some of the heaviest bombing raids on the main rebel enclave near the capital...

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    Russia subway bomber identified as Kyrgyz man

    Associated Press | Updated at 09:09am on April 04, 2017

    St. Petersburg residents on Tuesday laid flowers outside the city's subway where a bomb blast a day earlier killed at least 11 people and wounded more than 40...

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    US urges China to take ‘action’ against N Korea

    Agence France-Presse . Washington | Updated at 12:51am on April 04, 2017

    President Donald Trump warned in an interview published Sunday that the United States is prepared to act unilaterally to deal with North Korea’s nuclear programme if China proves unwilling to help...

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    Russia metro blast kills 10

    Agence France-Presse . Saint Petersburg | Updated at 12:05am on April 04, 2017

    About 10 people were killed and several more injured Monday after an explosion rocked the metro system in Russia’s second city Saint Petersburg, according to authorities, who were not ruling out a possible terror attack...

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    Trump says US is ready to act alone on North Korea 

    Associated Press | Updated at 09:19am on April 03, 2017

    President Donald Trump says that the United States is prepared to act alone if China does not take a tougher stand against North Korea's nuclear program...

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    Trump senior adviser Jared Kushner travels to Iraq 

    Associated Press | Updated at 09:15am on April 03, 2017

    President Donald Trump's son-in-law and senior adviser, Jared Kushner, is in Iraq...

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    Leftist Moreno declared winner in Ecuador presidential race 

    Associated Press | Updated at 09:06am on April 03, 2017

    Ruling party candidate Lenin Moreno was declared the winner of Ecuador's presidential runoff Sunday, delivering a major setback to a recent right-ward surge in Latin American politics...

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    Suu Kyi's party wins nearly half of Myanmar by-elections

    Reuters | Updated at 09:00am on April 03, 2017

    Myanmar leader Aung San Suu Kyi's party won nearly half of the seats contested in by-elections on Sunday, the first vote since it swept to power a year ago and an early indication of support for her administration...