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To Rebuild, Gazans Wait for Aid, Already Arrived

published less than 1 hour ago
To Rebuild, Gazans Wait for Aid, Already Arrived
Reconstruction of homes damaged or destroyed in this summer’s battle between Israel and Hamas remains distant, as supplies allowed into Gaza this month remain untouched, baffling residents.

Rights Groups Condemn Iranian Execution

published about 2 hours ago
The execution of a woman in Iran who killed a doctor she said had tried to rape her was carried out Saturday despite international condemnation.

Israeli Troops Kill Palestinian Teenager in the West Bank, the 2nd in 8 Days

published about 17 hours ago
The Israeli military said the youth had thrown a firebomb onto a main road often used by settlers.

Sunni Militants Draw Iraqi Forces Into Intense Battles on Several Fronts

published about 17 hours ago
Government forces fought for the third straight day to fend off a heavy assault by Islamic State militants on a strategically placed town in Anbar Province.

Mali Reports First Death From Ebola

published about 18 hours ago
A 2-year-old girl, who traveled across two countries while showing symptoms, is the first recorded Ebola death in Mali.