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In this frame grab from video taken on March 10, 2014 and released by El Salvador's Canal 9, a hippopotamus named Gustavito is fed at the San Salvador Zoo in El Salvador. Zoo director Vladan Henriquez said at a news conference on Monday, Feb. 27, 2017 that the animal was covered with bruises and puncture wounds after apparently being attacked with metal bars, knives and rocks. The attack occurred on Tuesday night, Feb. 21, 2017. Zookeepers did not discover the hippo’s injuries until Thursday because he did not leave his pool, and he died late Sunday, Feb. 26. (Canal 9 via AP) NO PUBLICAR EN EL SALVADOR
Authorities investigate killing of hippo at El Salvador zooEl Salvador's widespread violence has reached an unexpected corner with the brutal and fatal beating of the national zoo's beloved hippopotamus Gustavito
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Syria's main opposition High Negotiations Committee, HNC, leader Nasr al-Hariri speaks during a press conference, after a round of negotiation between the HNC and the UN Special Envoy for Syria Staffan de Mistura at the European headquarters of the United Nations in Geneva, Switzerland, Monday, Feb. 27, 2017. (Salvatore Di Nolfi/Keystone via AP)
Warplanes pound northwest Syria as Geneva meetings continueAirstrikes on Syria's rebel-held Idlib province kill at least 11 people, opposition activists say, in the latest spasm of violence to mar U.N.-brokered talks in Geneva between the government and the opposition
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Turkey orders German newspaper journalist jailed until trialA Turkish court ordered a journalist for Germany's Die Welt newspaper jailed pending a trial on charges of terrorist propaganda and inciting hatred, media reports said
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This photo taken Sunday, Feb. 26, 2017 in Krakow, Poland, shows an old picture of Renaissance-era of the southern Polish city of Krakow, that together with two other artworks, was returned to Poland Sunday by Austria's Horst von Waechter, whose family had looted them from Krakow during World War II. Waechter's father, Otto von Waechter, was a Nazi governor of the occupied city. (Office of the Governor Malopolska via AP)
Nazi's son returns art that his family looted in PolandIn a gesture welcomed in Poland, the son of a Nazi official has returned three artworks that his family had looted from the southern Polish city of Krakow during World War II
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Syrian cinematographers Khaled Khateeb, left, a member of the Syrian Civil Defense — popularly known as White Helmets and Fadi Alhalabi, 23, right, who was close to the organisation and also provided video for the Oscar-winning documentary "The White Helmets", pose for The Associated Press, in Istanbul, Monday, Feb. 27, 2017. A young volunteer in the Syrian search-and-rescue group featured in an Academy Award-winning documentary said Monday he hopes the award will help stop "massacres" in his country, and described a U.S. decision to block him from traveling to Los Angeles for the Oscars as "America's loss." (AP Photo/Lefteris Pitarakis)
Oscar-winning Syrian group hopes award will stop 'massacres'A young volunteer in the Syrian search-and-rescue group featured in an Academy Award-winning documentary says he hopes the award will help stop "massacres" in his country
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In this photo taken Sunday, Feb. 26, 2017, a group of right-wing radicals wave Croatian and US flags as they march through downtown Zagreb. The U.S. Embassy in Croatia on Monday strongly denounced the march by far-right nationalists in the Croatian capital who waved an American flag and reportedly voiced support for President Donald Trump. (AP Photo)
US embassy condemns far-right march with US flag in CroatiaThe U.S. Embassy in Croatia strongly denounced a march by far-right nationalists in the capital of Zagreb who waved an American flag and reportedly voiced support for President Donald Trump
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Fred Berger, producer of "La La Land," foreground center, gives his acceptance speech as members of PricewaterhouseCoopers, Brian Cullinan, holding red envelope, and Martha L. Ruiz, in red dress, and a stage manager discuss the best picture announcement error among the cast at the Oscars on Sunday, Feb. 26, 2017, at the Dolby Theatre in Los Angeles. The actual winner of best picture went to "Moonlight." (Photo by Chris Pizzello/Invision/AP)
Oscars mistake puts consulting firm's reputation in jeopardyFor 82 years, global accounting and consulting firm PwC has enjoyed the reputational boon it got from leading the balloting process at the Academy Awards
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UK's problem-plagued inquiry into child sex abuse beginsBritain's problem-plagued inquiry into child sex abuse has finally gotten under way, years after it was organized to address revelations that entertainers, clergy and senior politicians were involved in abuse
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The Sept. 23, 2016 shows a poster 'Refugees not welcome' sticked on a city sign in the outskirts of Nauen, eastern Germany, one of several thousand hate crimes in Germany in 2016. (AP Photo/Ferdinand Ostrop)
Germany sees "alarmingly high" number of anti-migrant crimesMigrants and their homes in Germany faced more than 3,500 attacks in 2016, a number that is "alarmingly high and cause for concern," a German official says
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FILE - In this file photo dated 4, Nov. 2013, former tallest man in Britain and Game of Thrones actor Neil Fingleton who has died at the age of 36 is seen. Fingleton with a height of 7 ft 7 ins (2.3 m) played Mag The Mighty in the fantasy series and also took on roles in X-Men: First Class and Jupiter Ascending. (Geoff Caddick/PA via AP File)
7-foot-7 'Game of Thrones' actor Neil Fingleton dies at 36Neil Fingleton, a 7-foot 7-inch actor who played the giant Mag the Mighty in "Game of Thrones" has died aged 36
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German Minister of Foreign Affairs Sigmar Gabriel and Austrian Foreign Minister Sebastian Kurz, from left, address the media after a meeting at the foreign ministry in Vienna, Austria, Monday, Feb. 27, 2017. (AP Photo/Ronald Zak)
German minister rejects Austria's idea of mass migrant campsAustria's foreign minister is calling for setting up mass holding camps in North Africa for migrants, a plan dismissed by his German counterpart as unrealistic
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Iraqi forces advance during fighting against Islamic State militants, in western Mosul, Iraq, Monday, Feb. 27. 2017. A senior Iraqi police commander said Monday that troops have taken control of the western side of a key bridge in Mosul amid intense clashes with the Islamic State group. The commander of the Federal Police Rapid Response Force, said his forces pushed into Mosul's western Gawsaq neighborhood Monday, reaching the foot of what's known locally as the 4th Bridge. (AP Photo/Khalid Mohammed)
Iraqi forces battling Islamic State reach Mosul bridgeIraqi forces reached one of Mosul's five destroyed bridges as they pushed deeper into the western half of Iraq's second largest city, driving Islamic State militants back with the help of U.S.-led airstrikes
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