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  1. News - World

    Security officials: At least 6 policemen killed in car bombing in Egypt's Sinai Peninsula

    Posted Nov 20th 2013, 03:11pm by AP

    ... CAIRO (AP) — Security officials: At least 6 policemen killed in car bombing in Egypt's Sinai Peninsula. ...

  2. News - World - ISLAMIC MILITANCY

    Kidnapping now big business for terrorist groups like Islamic State

    Posted Nov 26th 2014, 04:56am by AP

    ... Ayman al-Zawahri incites militants worldwide to kidnap Westerners. Lalji said al-Qaeda in the Arabian Peninsula, which operates from Yemen, received US$20 million in ransom between 2011 and last ...

  3. News - World - UKRAINE

    Facebook post that toppled a government: Ukraine's revolution, one year on

    Posted Nov 23rd 2014, 08:13am by AP

    ... of the Ukrainian League of Industrialists and Entrepreneurs, said last week. Critics of the protest movement suggest the upheaval led directly to Ukraine's loss of the Crimean Peninsula, which Russia ...

  4. News - World - UKRAINE

    Ukrainian troops closing inon rebel-held city of Donetsk

    Posted Aug 20th 2014, 01:43am by AP

    ... in mid-April after Russia annexed the southern Ukrainian peninsula of Crimea but in the last few weeks, the government has recaptured significant amounts of rebel-held territory. Ukrainian troops were ...

  5. News - World

    Russia retaliates against sanctions with ban on Western food imports

    Posted Aug 08th 2014, 04:23am by AP

    ... accused Russia, which annexed Ukraine's Crimean peninsula in March, of supplying the insurgency in eastern Ukraine, and have sanctioned individuals and companies in Russia in retaliation. ...

  6. News - World - AVIATION

    Families of flight MH17 victims could wait years for compensation

    Posted Aug 26th 2014, 11:37pm by AP

    ... prohibited flights over the Crimean Peninsula, the US ban did not extend to eastern Ukraine until after the plane was shot down. And, Malaysian officials have noted, other airlines continued to fly ...

  7. News - Asia - SOUTH KOREA

    Pope says Asian eye on wealth is wrong

    Posted Aug 15th 2014, 11:08pm by AP

    ... for the reunification of their peninsula, saying they should aim to reunite as one family "with no victors or vanquished". The remarks were the pope's most specific comments on the division ...

  8. News - Asia - RELIGION

    800,000 turn out for Pope Francis' open-air mass in Seoul

    Posted Aug 16th 2014, 07:21pm by AP, Reuters

    ... centuries by the Joseon dynasty, which tried to shut the Korean peninsula off from Western influence. The Vatican said about 800,000 people turned out in Seoul. About 10 per cent of South ...

  9. News - Asia - SOUTH KOREA

    Shrinking lake, sinkholes threaten 123-storey tower being built in Seoul

    Posted Jul 25th 2014, 10:13pm by AP

    ... government said it would look at the lake's lower level and how that affected the land in the area. Lotte Group plans to fill the US$3.5 billion complex including the Korean peninsula ...

  10. News - World - ENVIRONMENT

    Chinese quest for rare fish bladder may doom small porpoise

    Posted Aug 03rd 2014, 06:53am by AP

    ... The vaquita porpoise lives in just one place: the upper waters of the sea between the Baja California peninsula and mainland Mexico. They were discovered only in 1958, according to WWF, and now ...




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