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Post date: Thursday, June 22, 2017 - 23:06

Post date: Thursday, June 22, 2017 - 22:27

The United States and Iraq said ISIS blew up a historic mosque in Mosul that was the ideological heart of the terror group and the birthplace of its self-declared caliphate.

Post date: Thursday, June 22, 2017 - 21:56

Batool Ali is six years old, though you would never guess that from her huge, haunted eyes and emaciated frame. Ribs jutting out over her distended belly, Batool weighs less than 16 kilograms (35 pounds). She is one of nearly half a million children in Yemen suffering from severe malnutrition.

Post date: Thursday, June 22, 2017 - 21:45

A magnitude 6.8 earthquake struck off of Guatemala's Pacific coast Thursday, the US Geological Survey reports. The quake was recorded at about 24 miles (38 km) from the city of Puerto San Jose, according to the USGS.

Post date: Thursday, June 22, 2017 - 20:58

The British government has estimated that 600 high-rise buildings across England may be covered in cladding similar to that used on Grenfell Tower, the 24-story apartment block that was gutted by a huge fire in west London last week.

Post date: Thursday, June 22, 2017 - 19:58

At least 25 people were killed Thursday in a car bomb attack outside a bank in Lashkar Gah, the capital of Afghanistan's southern Helmand province, officials said.

Post date: Thursday, June 22, 2017 - 18:43

The detention of Hong Kong booksellers in China is not an issue the city's government should take up, its incoming leader said Thursday.

Post date: Thursday, June 22, 2017 - 18:42

A NATO F-16 fighter jet tried to intercept the plane of Russian Defense Minister Sergei Shoigu in the Baltic Sea Wednesday, according to Russian state media.

Post date: Thursday, June 22, 2017 - 18:07

European political leaders are meeting in Brussels for a critical two-day summit after a morale-boosting few weeks for the European Union. Following the failure of far-right populists to win in France and the Netherlands, Brussels senses that the current Euroskeptic wave may have reached its peak.

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