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Nepal: We will need huge foreign support for reconstruction
KATHMANDU, Nepal (AP) -- Nepal's government will need immense international support as the Himalayan nation begins turning its attention toward reconstruction in the coming weeks, in the wake of the devastating April earthquake, a top official said Monday....
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Iraqi city still a ghost town a month after defeat of IS
BAGHDAD (AP) -- Iraqi government forces drove the Islamic State group out of Abu Mustafa's hometown of Tikrit over a month ago, but he has yet to return, fearing the Shiite militias that now patrol its bombed and battered streets....
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Once the kingmaker, Britain's Clegg faces election debacle
SHEFFIELD, England (AP) -- At Britain's last election campaign, he was hailed as the most popular party leader since Winston Churchill, an unexpected star who upstaged the two dominant parties. Some even wondered whether he was the "British Obama."...
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French far-right patriarch to go before disciplinary board
PARIS (AP) -- The man who for nearly four decades built France's far-right National Front into a political force may now be on the fast track to disgrace....
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Taliban 'welcome' Afghan peace efforts after Qatar talks
KABUL, Afghanistan (AP) -- Taliban militants who have been waging war on the Afghan government for more than a decade on Monday expressed a willingness to soften their position on a range of issues, an apparent shift that could eventually lead to peace talks....
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Israeli president says Ethiopian protest exposes 'wound'
JERUSALEM (AP) -- Israel's ceremonial president said Monday that an outbreak of violent protests by Ethiopian Jews has "exposed an open, bleeding wound in the heart of Israeli society" and that the country must respond to their grievances....
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Italian ships rescue nearly 6,800 migrants; baby born at sea
ROME (AP) -- A baby girl was born aboard a rescue boat in the Mediterranean Sea as Italian Coast Guard and Navy ships bring migrants by the thousands to the country's southern ports....
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Kerry honors victims in Kenya as talks focus on al-Shabaab
NAIROBI, Kenya (AP) -- Secretary of State John Kerry commemorated the victims of Kenya's past and present terror attacks Monday, and offered American support in the fight against an increasingly diffuse but perhaps more dangerous terror threat emanating out of Somalia. His trip to the African country coincides with improving U.S.-Kenyan ties and sets the stage for President Barack Obama's visit this summer....
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Burundi: Anti-government protests enter second week
BUJUMBURA, Burundi (AP) -- Anti-government demonstrations resumed in Burundi's capital Monday after a weekend pause as thousands continued to protest the president's decision to seek a third term....
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AP PHOTOS: Egyptian doorman makes a rare trip home
ABU AL-NASR, Egypt (AP) -- Salama Osman's day begins before the tenants of his Cairo apartment building wake and ends only after the last returns home at night, a work week without weekends. Except this week....
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