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    Philippine cyclone leaves 22 dead

    Reuters . Manila | Updated at 01:27am on December 31, 2018

    At least 22 people have died due to landslides and flooding triggered by a tropical cyclone that brought heavy rains to central Philippines, a disaster...

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    Bali’s Agung volcano spews ash in fresh eruption

    Agence France-Presse . Jakarta | Updated at 01:22am on December 31, 2018

    A volcano on the Indonesian holiday island of Bali erupted Sunday, belching ash high into the air and over nearby villages as officials warned tourists...

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    North Korea's Kim vows more summits with South next year: Seoul

    Agence France-Presse . Seoul | Updated at 02:51pm on December 30, 2018

    North Korean leader Kim Jong Un vowed to meet the South's president Moon Jae-in ‘frequently’ next year to discuss denuclearisation of the peninsula in a...

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    Indonesian tsunami volcano lost two-thirds of its height

    Agence-France-Presse . Indonesia | Updated at 12:40am on December 30, 2018

    The Indonesian volcano which caused a tsunami that killed more than 400 people last week lost more than two-thirds of its height following the eruption...

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    Egypt kills 40 in crackdown after Giza attack

    Agence France-Presse . Giza | Updated at 12:15am on December 30, 2018

    Egyptian police killed 40 suspects in a crackdown on Saturday after a roadside bomb hit a tour bus claiming the lives of three Vietnamese holidaymakers...

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    6.9-magnitude quake hits Philippines triggering tsunami

    Agence France-Presse . Manila | Updated at 10:48am on December 29, 2018

    A 6.9-magnitude earthquake struck off the southern Philippine island of Mindanao on Saturday, monitors said, adding that a tsunami threat was possible for parts of...

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    China university students protest Marxist group shakeup

    Agence France-Presse . Beijing | Updated at 04:22pm on December 28, 2018

    A dozen students from a top Chinese university staged a protest Friday after the school removed the president of an on-campus Marxist group amid an...

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    Indonesia hikes danger level

    Agence-France-Presse . Indonesia | Updated at 12:00am on December 28, 2018

    Indonesia on Thursday raised the danger alert level for an erupting volcano that sparked a killer tsunami at the weekend, after earlier warning that fresh...

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    Indonesia hikes danger level for deadly tsunami volcano

    Agence France-Presse . Carita | Updated at 11:49am on December 27, 2018

    Indonesia on Thursday raised the danger alert level for a volcano that sparked a killer tsunami at the weekend, after previously warning that fresh activity...

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    Indonesia rescuers scramble to reach tsunami-hit towns

    Agence France-Presse . Carita | Updated at 12:00am on December 27, 2018

    Indonesian search and rescue teams Wednesday plucked stranded residents from remote islands and pushed into isolated communities desperate for aid in the aftermath of a...

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