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Charlie Hebdo makes fun of Russian air disaster

Russians expressed shock and outrage over dozens of caricatures and drawings online, that the French magazine Charlie Hebdo published ridiculing the recent fatal plane crash in the Sinai Desert.

Two hundred and twenty-four lives were lost in the tragedy, but … Read the rest


Elysee Palace orders troops to Paris

The French authorities have sent troops to ensure security in Paris after a large-scale terrorist act occurred in the French capital on Friday evening, the Elysee Palace said after an extraordinary ministerial conference led by President Francois Hollande.

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Terrorists kill 160 in Paris

Gunmen and bombers attacked restaurants, a concert hall and a sports stadium at locations across Paris on Friday, killing at least 120 people in a deadly rampage that a shaken President Francois Hollande called an unprecedented terrorist attack.

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Schoolbus bursts into flames

A bus carrying school children burst into flames near Warden in the Free State.

Two children are reported to have been killed in the incident.

eNCA news anchor Iman Rappetti said most of the children managed to escape before the … Read the rest

Merkel sees the world through American eyes

German ministers preparing putsch against Merkel

Merkel’s former friends are gradually becoming her major opponents. The German Chancellor is not only losing power over the refugee crisis in Europe, but she is also unable to manage her own government, German magazine Der Spiegel wrote.

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Blaze devastates Norway refugee shelter

Some 160 refugees had to be evacuated overnight after a devastating fire engulfed one of three shelters hosting asylum seekers in Norway’s Hemsedal area. The cause of the blaze, which partially gutted the building, is yet unknown.

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