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Syria conflict: Turkish jets ‘intercept Russian plane’

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Turkish F-16 fighter jets were scrambled after a Russian warplane violated Turkey’s air space on Saturday, the foreign ministry said. Russia said the incident was a “navigational error” and it ...

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Afghan conflict: MSF ‘disgust’ at government hospital claims

Afghan, MSF, disgust, government, hospital, claims

Medecins Sans Frontieres (MSF) has said it is “disgusted” by Afghan government statements justifying an air strike on its hospital in Kunduz, calling it an “admission of a war crime”. ...

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Eight dead as South Carolina hit by ‘once in a millennium’ floods

Eight, dead, South Carolina, millennium, floods

A “once-in-a-millennium” downpour has flooded large parts of South Carolina, causing at least seven deaths. The storm had dumped more than 18 inches (45 cm) of rain in parts of ...

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4 Students Arrested in Northern California, Suspected of Plotting Killings in High School

Students, Arrested, California, Killings, High School

Four Northern California high school students have been arrested in connection with what law enforcement officials called a highly detailed plan to shoot and kill fellow students and teachers, just ...

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In Close-Knit Oregon Community, Few Are Untouched by College Killings

Close-Knit, Oregon, Community, Untouched, College, Killings

One by one, the congregants of the Liberty Christian Fellowship took the microphone on Sunday, steadied their breaths and told stories of how a gunman’s rampage inside the community college ...

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