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UN works to send home Libya’s stranded migrants

International | New effort arises after news video of slave auction
by Onize Ohikere
Posted 12/05/17, 02:33 pm

The United Nations migration agency will send home an additional 15,000 migrants from detention camps in Libya before the year ends, the agency announced Friday.

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Mosque attack shows ideological vulnerability of ISIS

International | Extremists view the Sufi Islamic practices as a threat
by Onize Ohikere
Posted 11/28/17, 01:16 pm

The Friday attack on a mosque in Sinai, Egypt, marked not only the country’s deadliest terror act but also the largest against Sufi Muslims, who are increasingly targeted by Islamic extremists.

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North Korea’s diseased defector

International | Soldier’s plight shows the graphic horrors of life under the oppressive regime
by Mindy Belz
Posted 11/27/17, 02:49 pm

NORTH KOREA: Worms pulled from the intestines of a defecting North Korean soldier tell a graphic story of deprivation in a country determined to pour resources into becoming a nuclear power.

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