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A protester uses a sling shot to throw back a tear gas canister fired by Israeli solders securing the border during clashes on the Israeli border eastern Gaza City, Friday, May 26, 2017. (AP Photo/Adel Hana)
Palestinian prisoners end mass hunger strikeA spokeswoman for Israel's prison service says mass hunger strike of Palestinian prisoners has ended after 40 days
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A minute's silence is held in memory of the victims of the Manchester concert blast prior to the start of the Great CityGames at Deansgate, in Manchester, England, Friday May 26, 2017. ( Martin Rickett/PA via AP)
UK police arrest 2 more bomb suspects, raising total to 11British police investigating the lethal concert bombing in Manchester say they have made two more arrests, raising the number in custody to 11.
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Pope Francis speaks at the ILVA steel-making company in Genoa, Italy, Saturday, May 27, 2017.  Pope Francis has begun a one-day visit to the northern Italian port city of Genoa to meet with workers, poor and homeless people, refugees and prisoners. His opened his visit at ILVA, a troubled steel-making company, where workers in hard hats awaited him. The visit puts a focus on the plight of workers whose lives have been made precarious by years of economic crisis. (AP Photo/Antonio Calanni)
Pope denounces speculators in visit to industrial workersPope Francis has begun a one-day visit to the northern Italian port city of Genoa to meet with workers, poor and homeless people, refugees and prisoners
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A Sri Lankan man rows a makeshift raft through a flooded road at Wehangalla village in Kalutara district, Sri Lanka, Saturday, May 27, 2017. Sri Lanka has appealed for outside help as dozens were killed in floods and mudslides and dozens others went missing. (AP Photo/Eranga Jayawardena)
Sri Lanka confirms 100 dead in mudslides; 99 missingSri Lanka has appealed for outside help as the death toll from floods and mudslides rose to 100 with 99 others missing.
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Philippine Armed Forces chief and martial law administrator Gen. Eduardo Ano talks to a soldier who was wounded while fighting Muslim militants who lay siege in Marawi city, during his visit to a hospital in Iligan city in southern Philippines Friday, May 26, 2017. President Rodrigo Duterte, during his visit to the 2nd Mechanized Infantry Brigade, told troops fighting Muslim militants for the control of southern Marawi city to use martial law powers to defeat the Islamic State group-linked extremists. (AP Photo/Bullit Marquez)
Philippine forces hit militants; civilians wave white flagsPhilippine military jets have fired rockets at militant positions as soldiers fight to wrest control of a southern city from gunmen linked to the Islamic State group
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The Latest: Iraq says Iranian commander killed fighting ISIraqi official says senior Iranian Revolutionary Guard commander killed in explosion during clashes with the Islamic State group west of Mosul
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FILE - In this March 3, 2009 file photo, South Korean navy sailors salute in front of the destroyer "Great King Munmu," which will be sent to pirate-infested Somali water, during a launching ceremony to dispatch South Korean troops to Somali waters at a port in Busan, South Korea. South Korea's military has dispatched Saturday, May 27, 2017, a naval unit in waters off Somalia after pirates reportedly hijacked a South Korean fishing vessel. (Oh Soo-hee/Yonhap via AP, File)
S. Korea responds to presumed vessel hijacking off SomaliaSouth Korea's military has dispatched a naval unit in waters off Somalia after pirates presumably hijacked a fishing vessel
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Death toll in Egypt attack on Christians rises to 29Egyptian authorities say the death toll in the ambush attack on a bus transporting Christians to a monastery south of Cairo has risen to 29
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Anti-India protests hit Kashmir after top rebel is killedMassive anti-India protests and clashes erupt in Indian-controlled Kashmir after government forces kill a prominent rebel commander and his associate
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Afghan official says 18 killed in suicide car bomb attackAn Interior Ministry official says at least 18 people were killed when a suicide car bomber targeted a convoy of provincial security forces in eastern Afghanistan
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In this photo taken on Monday, Mar. 6, 2017, a ten year-old girl, who fled with her mother after she was forced to get married to a man in his 60s, arranges the bed at a residential building in Ibb province, Yemen. Human rights activists say child marriages are rising dramatically amid the civil war in Yemen. They say girls under 15 in many cases are being married off by their families because they can’t afford to support their children, are desperate for the dowry or want to protect their daughters’ “virtue.” (AP Photo/Hani Mohammed)
Girls are increasingly being married off in war-torn YemenHuman rights activists say child marriages are rising dramatically amid the civil war in Yemen
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FILE - In this Wednesday, May 17, 2017 file photo, smoke from an airstrike rises as a man flees with a toddler during fighting between Iraqi special forces and Islamic State militants, in the al-Rifai neighborhood of western Mosul, Iraq. In Mosul, Iraqi forces are steadily closing in on remaining pockets of territory held by IS, but unlike past urban battles against them in Iraq, the militants still hunkered down in the city are mounting a stiff resistance, and the more the battle stretches out, the greater the risk for civilians remaining behind. (AP Photo/Maya Alleruzzo, File)
Mosul siege extends IS fight in Iraq, puts civilians at riskOld City siege draws out Mosul fight and endangers trapped civilians as Iraqi forces inch toward victory against IS
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