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Iran leader urges clerics to accept Internet

Iran's president has urged the country's clerics to be more tolerant of the Internet and new technologies, which are often the target of criticism by influential conservative religious leaders in the...

UN body to probe Islamic State crimes in Iraq

The UN Human Rights Council has unanimously agreed to send an emergency mission to Iraq to investigate Islamic State (IS) atrocities, as Baghdad warned the country was "facing a terrorist...

Deadly knife attack at China school

A man stabbed three children and a teacher to death and wounded several others in a rampage at a Chinese primary school that refused to enrol his daughter, state media said. The attacker killed...

Mexico investigates mass fish death in lagoon

At least 48 tonnes of fish have turned up dead in a lagoon in western Mexico and authorities are investigating whether wastewater treatment plants are to blame. On Monday, fishermen used shovels,...

US forces target al-Shabab in Somalia

US military forces have carried out an operation against al-Qaeda-linked al-Shabab fighters in Somalia, Pentagon Press Secretary Rear Admiral John Kirby has said. "We are assessing the results of...

Germany offers military aid against IS group

Germany will send enough weapons to arm 4,000 Kurdish fighters in northern Iraq battling against Islamic State group fighters, whose advances threaten to destabilise the Middle East, the defence...

Call for Houthi civil disobedience in Yemen

Defying calls by the UN Security Council to end hostilities against the Yemeni government, a Houthi tribal leader has urged supporters to wage a campaign of civil disobedience until their demands are...

Sweden 'investigates' possible Ebola case

A hospital in the Swedish capital is investigating a possible case of Ebola, Swedish media has reported. A man who recently travelled to a "risk area" for the virus was taken to Karolinska...

Obama under fire over foreign policy

President Barack Obama has come under renewed criticism over his foreign policy from both Democratic and Republican lawmakers as he wrestled with crises in Iraq, Syria, Libya and...

US decries Israel's West Bank land grab

The United States has described Israel's announcement of a land appropriation for possible settlement construction in the occupied West Bank as "counterproductive" to peace efforts and urged the...

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