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Options narrow for last Hong Kong campus protesters as arrests take a toll

Police officers stand guard in front of a street scattered with umbrellas outside Hong Kong Polytechnic University (PolyU) in Hong Kong November 19, 2019....

Fears of bloodshed as Hong Kong university standoff enters third day

A protester cries as she walks towards the police to surrender, at the Hong Kong Polytechnic University (PolyU) November 19, 2019. — Reuters pic   HONG...

Israel army intercepts 4 rockets from Syria

Israeli missile strikes killed an Islamic Jihad militant’s son and another person last week. (AP pic) JERUSALEM: Israel’s anti-missile defence system intercepted four rockets fired...

11 social media posts that show Hong Kong descending into more chaos as police lay siege to university campus

After more than six months of protests, the tension in Hong Kong has escalated into what some witnesses are calling a “war zone”. On Monday...

Fire holds off Hong Kong police at protest campus

A makeshift barricade of chairs and other debris is seen on a stairway at the Hong Kong Polytechnic University (PolyU) in Hong Kong November...

Inundated Venice braced for more flooding, strong winds

People walk in the flooded street near Rialto bridge, on November 15, 2019 in Venice, two days after the city suffered its highest tide...

4US B-52 bombers just got back from a month flying all around Europe — here’s what they were up to

A US Air Force B-52 in formation with Royal Air Force Typhoon fighters over the North Sea, October 28, 2019. Cpl. Alex Scott/UK...

France’s yellow vests seek show of strength for anniversary

Pix for representational purpose only. PARIS: French “yellow vest” protesters are planning a series of nationwide demonstrations this weekend in a bid to show the...

‘We get the orders from Moscow as well’: Secret phone calls from pro-Russian rebels revealed in the investigation of the downing of MH17 that...

The wreckage of the Malaysia Airlines flight MH17 is exhibited during a presentation of the final report on the cause of the its...

French tourist killed taking selfie at Thai waterfall

Rescuers recover the body of French tourist from a Na Mueang 2 waterfall in Koh Samui island, Thailand November 14, 2019. — Na Mueang...

MH17 probe releases new phone calls linking suspects to top Russian officials

In this file photo taken on Oct 13,2015 the wrecked cockpit of the Malaysia Airlines flight MH17 is presented to the press during a...

Teenage shooter kills one, injures three in Russian college

An investigator takes pictures in a college classroom following a shooting in Blagoveshchensk, Russia November 14, 2019. — Investigative Committee of Russian Federation handout...
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