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Libya: Fierce fighting in Tripoli killed more than 28 people

At least 28 people were killed and over 100 wounded Friday in violent clashes between rival armed militias in Tripoli, according to spokesman for the Ministry of Health Anwar Frajallah,

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Bahrain: protesters shot dead, dozens injured

The Bahraini police opened fire on Tuesday to disperse demonstrators, killing one and reviving tensions between the Sunni dynasty and the majority Shia population in the country. The small Bahrain

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United Kingdom: 22 deaths in a likely “terrorist attack” after a concert of Ariana Grande in Manchester

After the end of a concert by American star Ariana Grande in Manchester, UK, an explosion arose in front of the concert hall where 22 people died and about 60

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Thailand: Bangkok hospital bomb kills 24

A bomb blasted on Monday in a hospital in Bangkok caused 24 wounded, according to Thai authorities. It was produced in the abandoned hospital of Phramongkutklao, frequented by many former

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Cholera killed 115 people in Yemen in 2 weeks (ICRC) . WHO now ranks Yemen as one of the biggest humanitarian emergencies on the planet with Syria, South Sudan, Nigeria and Iraq

Cholera caused 115 deaths in Yemen in two weeks, where 8,500 suspected cases have been recorded as the country is torn apart by the war, Dominik Stillhart, head of the

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Venezuela: 155 civilians imprisoned by military courts, denounced an NGO

According to the Foro Penal NGO, at least 155 civilians have been imprisoned by order of military courts since the start of the wave of protests hostile to Venezuelan President

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“In Yemen, we can speak of a famine that will happen in two to three months” (ICRC)

Yves Daccord, Director General of the ICRC, is sounding the alarm on Yemen, a “damned” country, stucked between the bombings and the threat of imminent famine. Since March 25, 2015,