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Although I never doubted that the Civil War cost this country more than a half-million lives, I have always wondered where the 620,000 figure came from.
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CARACAS, Venezuela — Students battled tear gas-throwing police officers in demonstrations across Venezuela’s capital Thursday as a two-month-old protest movement that shows no signs of letting up claimed more lives. 499 more words
JALALABAD, Afghanistan (AFP) — Afghan authorities Saturday reported a jump in fatalities from the American military’s largest non-nuclear bomb, declaring some 90 Islamic State fighters dead, as US-led forces conducted clean-up operations over their mountain hideouts. 576 more words
The toll in two days of clashes in a Palestinian refugee camp in Lebanon rose to five on Sunday, medics said, as local factions worked to implement a security plan. 226 more words
BEIRUT (AP) — The death toll from a suspected chemical attack on a northern Syrian town rose to 72 on Wednesday while activists and rescue workers kept finding more terrified survivors hiding in shelters near the site of the harrowing assault, one of the deadliest in years in… 512 more words
A man injured in Wednesday’s attack on Britain’s parliament in London has died, police said on Thursday.
The death brings the total number of victims to four. 538 more words