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    Fled Rohingyas reject Suu Kyi’s claims

    Associated Press | Updated at 03:23pm on September 19, 2017

    Rohingya Muslims who fled violence in Myanmar are rejecting leader Aung San Suu Kyi’s claims that many members of their minority...

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    Angelina Jolie condemns Myanmar violence

    Associated Press | Updated at 07:59pm on September 17, 2017

    Hollywood star Angelina Jolie has condemned the violence against Rohingya Muslims in Myanmar and called on the country's government and its leader, Nobel Peace Prize...

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    Bangladesh hospital struggles to cope with Rohingya wounds

    Associated Press | Updated at 04:13pm on September 11, 2017

    The 7-year-old Rohingya boy lies on a tattered mattress on the floor of a crowded government hospital in Bangladesh, bandages covering the spot where a...

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    Former loyalists lose faith in Suu Kyi

    Associated Press . Yangon | Updated at 12:34am on August 30, 2017

    As Aung San Suu Kyi launched a national struggle against decades of harsh military rule, one medical student worked tirelessly at her side, facing down...

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    Drug lowers heart risks by curbing inflammation

    Associated Press . Washington | Updated at 12:05am on August 28, 2017

    For the first time, a drug has helped prevent heart attacks by curbing inflammation, a new and very different approach than lowering cholesterol, the focus...

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    Nobel laureates urge Saudi king to halt 14 executions

    Associated Press . United Nations | Updated at 01:17am on August 13, 2017

    Ten Nobel Peace Prize winners are appealing to Saudi Arabia’s king and crown prince to show mercy and halt the executions of 14 young people...

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    North Korea vows harsh retaliation against fresh UN sanctions

    Associated Press | Updated at 02:25pm on August 07, 2017

    North Korea vowed Monday to bolster its nuclear arsenal and launch ‘thousands-fold’ revenge against the United States to respond to...

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    Al-Jazeera denounces Israel's decision to close its bureau 

    Associated Press | Updated at 12:20pm on August 07, 2017

    Al-Jazeera has denounced Israel's decision to close the Jerusalem bureau of Qatar's flagship satellite network, saying that the measure is ‘undemocratic’ and that it will...

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    Minnesota mosque explosion ‘deeper and scarier’ than threats 

    Associated Press | Updated at 11:32am on August 07, 2017

    The Dar Al-Farooq Islamic Centre in suburban Minneapolis, like other US mosques, occasionally receives threatening calls and emails. But leaders say they're more frightened after a...

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    Maduro vows ‘maximum penalty’ for attack on Venezuela base 

    Associated Press | Updated at 10:45am on August 07, 2017

    President Nicolas Maduro vowed that a band of anti-government fighters who attacked a Venezuelan army base will get the ‘maximum penalty’ as his administration roots...