The human spirit is unstoppable

 
 
 
 
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Chad's ex-ruler Hissene Habre is convicted of crimes against humanity and sentenced to life in prison at his war crimes trial in Senegal.
POSTED: 5/30/2016
Chad's ex-ruler Hissene Habre is convicted of crimes against humanity and sentenced to life in prison at his war crimes trial in Senegal.
POSTED: 5/30/2016 in Europe
The Iraqi army says it has begun an operation to storm Falluja, a stronghold of so-called Islamic State (IS), with reports of fierce clashes.
POSTED: 5/30/2016
The Iraqi army says it has begun an operation to storm Falluja, a stronghold of so-called Islamic State (IS), with reports of fierce clashes.
POSTED: 5/30/2016 in Europe
A military court in Somalia sentences two men to life in prison for masterminding a bomb attack on a Daallo Airlines passenger plane in February.
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A military court in Somalia sentences two men to life in prison for masterminding a bomb attack on a Daallo Airlines passenger plane in February.
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TOKYO (Reuters) - Japan on Monday put its military on alert for a possible North Korean ballistic missile launch, ordering naval destroyers and anti-...
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YANGON (Reuters) - Authorities in Myanmar seized roughly 21 million methamphetamine pills with a street value of around U.S.$35.5 million near the...
POSTED: 5/30/2016 in Europe
Around 35% of corals in parts of Australia's Great Barrier Reef have been destroyed by bleaching, Australian scientists say.
POSTED: 5/30/2016
Around 35% of corals in parts of Australia's Great Barrier Reef have been destroyed by bleaching, Australian scientists say.
POSTED: 5/30/2016
Tony Abbott was a precursor to Donald Trump. Abbott crashed and burned but his angry politics linger.
POSTED: 5/30/2016 in US
Tony Abbott was a precursor to Donald Trump. Abbott crashed and burned but his angry politics linger.
POSTED: 5/30/2016 in US
Tony Abbott was a precursor to Donald Trump. Abbott crashed and burned but his angry politics linger.
POSTED: 5/30/2016
Tony Abbott was a precursor to Donald Trump. Abbott crashed and burned but his angry politics linger.

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