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6:14 am
Fri April 24, 2015

Tales Of Environmental Activism

Originally published on Fri April 24, 2015 9:24 am

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Asia
5:58 am
Fri April 24, 2015

U.S. Drone Strike Kills 2 Al-Qaida Hostages, Including An American

Originally published on Fri April 24, 2015 6:23 am

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The Two-Way
5:31 am
Fri April 24, 2015

A Century After Atrocities Against Armenians, An Unresolved Wound

Armenians were massacred by forces of the Ottoman Empire in 1915. In this instance, the heads of the victims were placed on stakes.
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Originally published on Fri April 24, 2015 7:38 am

This much is known: Up to 1.5 million Armenians were killed or deported in the violence unleashed by Ottoman Turks starting on April 24, 1915. But as the 100th anniversary of these events is marked on Friday, it remains a bitter source of contention between Turks and Armenians.

Armenians, along with many historians and European countries, have called it the 20th century's first genocide. Turkey suppressed accounts of the killings for decades, and to this day staunchly rejects the label of genocide.

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Europe
5:27 am
Fri April 24, 2015

Aid Workers Hear Migrants' Accounts Of Shipwrecks

Originally published on Fri April 24, 2015 6:23 am

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Europe
5:22 am
Fri April 24, 2015

Europe Grapples With How To Deal With Influx Of Migrants

Originally published on Fri April 24, 2015 6:23 am

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