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Israel Launches Heaviest Air Strikes at Gaza Since 2014
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Israel Launches Heaviest Air Strikes at Gaza Since 2014

Two teenagers were killed and at least 30 injured; two more Palestinians shot dead at border The Dawn News/ July 16, 2018 Israel, on Friday night, conducted the biggest airstrikes on Gaza since its 2014 ‘Protective Edge’ assault. Two teenage boys were killed in the attacks. Hamas, the Palestinian militant […]

German writer and journalist Gunter Wallraff, second right, joins demonstrators holding placards as they stage a protest outside a court where the trial of about a dozen employees of the Cumhuriyet daily newspaper on charges of aiding terror groups, continues in Istanbul, Tuesday, Oct. 31, 2017. Most of them were released from prison earlier this month, but four of them, including editor-in-chief Murat Sabuncu and investigative journalist Ahmet Sik, are still in prison. (Image: Lefteris Pitarakis)
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Turkey Purges Continue as Nearly 19,000 Civil Servants Dismissed

Nearly 160,000 people from all walks of life have been fired from their jobs and over 50,000 arrested since the 2016 coup attempt Abhijan Choudhury / The Dawn News/ 13th June 2018 Turkey witnessed yet another crackdown on government employees on July 8 as 18,632 civil servants were dismissed through […]

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Murder in Colombia

Ana María Cortés leaves behind two children and her mother. Their grief is incalculable.   by Vijay Prashad/ Source: Newsclick/ July 13, 2018 What the eye does not see, the heart does not grieve over. Juan Gabriel Vásquez, El ruido de las cosas al caer(2011). The name Ana María Cortés means little […]

Eritrea-Ethiopia peace treaty ends decades of border conflict
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Eritrea-Ethiopia peace treaty ends decades of border conflict

Residents celebrated on the streets of  Eritrea’s capital, Asmara, as diplomatic ties were normalized and communication links restored by V. Arun Kumar / The Dawn News / July 13, 2018 Jubilant scenes were witnessed on the streets of Asmara, the capital of Eritrea, as hundreds marched and danced celebrating the […]

American Companies Pay for Trump’s Trade War with China
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American Companies Pay for Trump’s Trade War with China

Measures aimed at protecting US industry have affected small companies across sectors Pavan Kulkarni / The Dawn News / July 12, 2018 In a further escalation of the ongoing trade war between the US and China, the Trump administration is preparing to announce 10% tariffs on an additional $200 billion […]