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Food aid to Syrian refugees cut in half amid funding crisis
AMMAN, Jordan (AP) -- The World Food Program says it had to cut in half food aid for Syrian refugees in Lebanon because of a funding crisis and may soon have to halt all food support for most refugees in Jordan....
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Greece makes concession but no deal seen before Sunday vote
ATHENS, Greece (AP) -- Greece's government has made new concessions in talks with its creditors, though some European officials said they were still not good enough and that a deal was nevertheless impossible before a Greek referendum on Sunday....
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The Latest: Cyprus says latest Greek offer is significant
ATHENS, Greece (AP) -- The latest news on Greece's financial woes (all times local):...
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Militants attack Egyptian army checkpoints in Sinai, kill 38
EL-ARISH, Egypt (AP) -- Islamic militants on Wednesday unleashed a wave of simultaneous attacks, including suicide car bombings, on Egyptian army checkpoints in the restive northern Sinai Peninsula, killing at least 38 soldiers, security and military officials said....
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Myanmar fisherman goes home after 22 years as a slave
TUAL, Indonesia (AP) -- All he did was ask to go home....
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How to help fishermen rescued from slavery at sea in SE Asia
Aid groups are working to support and settle hundreds of men rescued from slavery at sea in Southeast Asia. The money will be used to help victims seek justice and rebuild lives....
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Thailand arrests 2 alleged brokers who sent slaves to boats
BANGKOK (AP) -- Two Thai men described as key figures in a human trafficking ring that provides slave crews for fishing boats were arrested, officials said Wednesday, as new regulations aimed at cracking down on illegal fishing took effect....
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With great fanfare, Pyongyang opens new airport terminal
PYONGYANG, North Korea (AP) -- North Korea opened a new terminal building at Pyongyang's international airport on Wednesday, underscoring an effort to attract more tourists and to spruce up the country ahead of a celebration of a major anniversary of the founding of its ruling party in October....
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Indonesia plane crash death toll 141 as search effort ends
MEDAN, Indonesia (AP) -- Indonesia's air force said Wednesday it will investigate if the transport plane that crashed into a city neighborhood, killing 141 people, was violating orders by carrying paying passengers. A local military commander said the search for bodies has ended....
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UN world heritage body warns of threat to Great Barrier Reef
BERLIN (AP) -- The United Nations says it is concerned about the state of the Great Barrier Reef and is urging greater efforts to conserve one of the most world's spectacular natural sites....
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