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DODOMA, Tanzania. -- Tanzania's Supreme Court of Appeal on Wednesday upheld an earlier ruling banning parents from marrying off girls as young as 15. A high court ruling in 2016 had declared "unconstitutional" sections of Tanzania's marriage act that allowed the practice. It...
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LONDON -- UK police have launched a murder investigation after 39 people were found dead in a truck container at an industrial park in Essex, 30 km (18.6 miles) east of London. One of the victims was in their teens. Authorities believe the truck, which originated in Bulgaria,...
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OTTOWA, Canada. -- Election results show Prime Minister Justin Trudeau's Liberal Party will return to power, but as a minority government after Monday's general election, according to CBC News and CTV News. The victory ensures that Trudeau will serve as Prime Minister for a...
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HONG KONG -- Chinese state-run media has published a series of editorials and opinion pieces drawing parallels between violent protests in Hong Kong, Spain and Chile -- accusing the West of hypocrisy in its response. Some articles even allege that demonstrations in Europe and...
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BORHANUDDIN, Bangladesh. -- Four people were killed Sunday when Bangladesh police fired on a crowd after clashes erupted over a Facebook post that angered Muslims. Thousands of people took to the streets in the town of Borhanuddin, in Bangladesh's southern Bhola district, to...
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(CNN) -- Dutch police investigating a family that may have lived isolated on a farm for a decade said Thursday it's possible they were held there against their will -- and they're looking at whether "certain religion or philosophy" might have been involved. National police...
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ISTANBUL, Turkey --Shelling began overnight in Syria, despite a five-day pause agreed to by the Turkish government. That effective cease fire happened after an hour-long meeting between Vice Pres. Mike Pence, and Turkish Pres. Recep Erdogan. It was unclear Friday morning who was...
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(CNN) -- US Vice President Mike Pence announced Thursday that he and President Erdogan of Turkey agreed to a ceasefire halting Turkey's incursion into northern Syria. Speaking in Ankara, Turkey, Pence said the "Turkish side will pause Operation Peace Spring in order to allow for...
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(CNN) -- A high-level American delegation tasked with brokering a ceasefire amid the Turkish incursion into Syria landed in Turkey Thursday morning to negotiate, but President Donald Trump's recent comments have undercut their mandate, critics say. The high-level US delegation...