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Aylan Kurdi’s Death Resonates in Canadian Election Campaign

published about 7 hours ago
The Syrian boy, 3, drowned off Turkey after his family was unable to secure a Canadian visa.

World Briefing: Egypt: American Soldiers Are Wounded

published about 7 hours ago
Six international peacekeepers stationed in Egypt, including four American soldiers, were wounded by two improvised explosive devices on Thursday.

World Briefing: Liberia: Ebola-Free, for a Second Time

published about 9 hours ago
The World Health Organization declared Liberia free of Ebola for a second time on Thursday, several months after it was first thought to have halted the virus in May.

Palestinian Expects Flag Will Fly at U.N.

published about 10 hours ago
The move would offer Mahmoud Abbas a chance to demonstrate his push to gain international recognition for a Palestinian state.

Open Source: Hungarian Leader Rebuked for Saying Muslim Migrants Must Be Blocked ‘to Keep Europe Christian’

published about 14 hours ago
“We have a right to decide that we do not want a large number of Muslim people in our country,” Prime Minister Viktor Orban of Hungary said.