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In Colombian Death Ranch Case, Some Fear Prosecution Will Be Buried

[unable to retrieve full-text content] Santiago Uribe is accused of commanding a death squad. But his brother, Álvaro, was once president, and his political fortunes are back on the rise. Source: NYT > World
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After a President’s Shocking Death, a Suspicious Twin Reshapes a Nation

[unable to retrieve full-text content] The 2010 death of his brother drove Jaroslaw Kaczynski’s rise to become undisputed power broker in Poland, a country that has begun to lean away from democracy. Source: NYT > World
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Whale’s Death in Thailand Points to Global Scourge: Plastic in Oceans

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A separate study that year in the journal Science found that the six countries producing the most “mismanaged plastic waste” in 2010 were in the Asia-Pacific region. China topped the list, followed by Indonesia, the Philippines, Vietnam, [...]
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Death of Japanese Climber on Everest Raises Toll This Month to 3

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KATHMANDU, Nepal — An accomplished Japanese alpinist and motivational speaker, who lost nine fingers to frostbite on a previous attempt to reach the summit of Mount Everest, died on the world’s highest peak on Monday, after he slipped [...]
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Death in Gaza, New Embassy in Jerusalem, and Peace as Distant as Ever

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JERUSALEM — Across the Gaza Strip on Monday morning, loudspeakers on minarets urged Palestinians to rush the fence bordering Israel, where they were met by army snipers. At least 58 were killed and thousands injured, local officials [...]
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As Nicaragua Death Toll Grows, Support for Ortega Slips

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MANAGUA, Nicaragua — It has been two weeks since lethal clashes between protesters and pro-government forces erupted in Nicaragua, and the number of deaths is still not clear. But this much is: It keeps climbing. By Friday, the toll [...]
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The Gazan at the Fence: ‘Death or Life — It’s the Same Thing’

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Mr. Gerim, well within range, and resting between slinging stones, shouts back: “We want to return!” Say what you will about root causes and immediate ones — about incitement and militancy, about siege and control, about who did [...]
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A 10-Minute Trial, a Death Sentence: Iraqi Justice for ISIS Suspects

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“These Islamic State criminals committed crimes against humanity and against our people in Iraq, in Mosul and Salahuddin and Anbar, everywhere,” said Gen. Yahya Rasool, the spokesman for the Iraqi joint operations command. “To be [...]
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It’s An April Ryan/Sarah Huckabee Sanders Death Match, And You Know That White Lady Ain’t Winning

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Is it bad that I want to see a Sarah Huckabee Sanders / April D. Ryan Deathmatch every day? It’s only been a few days since the last round but I feel like the consistent disrespect that Sarah Huckabee Sanders and the entire PussyGrabber [...]
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How Syria’s Death Toll Is Lost in the Fog of War

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Most international experts monitoring the conflict use a general figure of over 500,000 deaths, but acknowledge that changing conditions and restricted access make it impossible to know. Many believe it could be higher. Based on that [...]