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104 Dead in Chinese Port City, Evacuation Ordered

August 15, 2015 0

The death toll from massive explosions in the Chinese port of Tianjin has risen to 104 including 21 firefighters, state media reported Saturday, quoting official sources. Chinese authorities ordered an immediate mandatory evacuation near the […]

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Fires still burning after Tianjin blasts

August 14, 2015 0

Fires are still burning at the site of two massive explosions in the Chinese city of Tianjin, some 36 hours after the blasts. Military chemical experts are testing for toxic gases and rescuers have been […]

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Saudis Reinforce Troops Battling Yemen Houthi Rebels

August 7, 2015 0

Saudi Arabia is boosting its efforts to defeat Iranian-backed Houthi insurgents in war-torn Yemen, sending in more heavy weaponry and troops in recent days. One Yemeni military source told the French news agency that Riyadh […]

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UN Chief Praises Obama’s Climate Proposal

August 4, 2015 0

United Nations Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon praised U.S. President Barack Obama Tuesday for his "visionary and bold leadership" in advancing a plan to sharply cut the carbon pollution produced by American power plants. Obama's call to […]

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