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Nigerian military disorganized, under-equipped

Thu, 01/15/2015 - 1:44pm
I didn't want to ask the question. I could already guess the pain behind the answer.
Categories: International News

Vatican defends Pope after punch remark

Thu, 01/15/2015 - 1:42pm
Pope Francis used a punch to make a point about the limits of free expression, but he ended up on the defensive because of it -- with a Vatican spokesman saying it was "in no way intended to be interpreted as justification for the violence and terror that took place in Paris last week."
Categories: International News

Muslim who helped hide kosher market's customers to become a French citizen

Thu, 01/15/2015 - 1:32pm
Lassana Bathily risked his own life to help save others; he is a Muslim who protected Jews in the face of an armed terrorist.
Categories: International News

The richest woman in the world is ...

Thu, 01/15/2015 - 11:36am
There are 2,325 billionaires in the world, according to the Wealth-X and UBS Billionaire Census 2014, and just over 12% of them are women.
Categories: International News

Pope: Don't insult faith of others

Thu, 01/15/2015 - 11:17am
Pope Francis arrived in the Philippines on Thursday on a trip to Asia's most-Catholic nation. And one hungry for his arrival.
Categories: International News

Grocery shortages spark outrage in Venezuela

Thu, 01/15/2015 - 11:00am
People are protesting chronic shortages of basic goods in Venezuela that have made long lines at supermarkets a daily reality. CNN's Rafael Romo reports.
Categories: International News

Weird items sent to space

Thu, 01/15/2015 - 10:58am
Over 5,000 pounds of supplies were just sent to the International Space Station. And while a lot of it was regular stuff like food and equipment, some unusual items also hitched a ride.
Categories: International News

Mom: ISIS, leave our children alone

Thu, 01/15/2015 - 10:20am
Zarine Khan, the mother of a teen charged with aiding ISIS, speaks out against the terror attacks in Paris and the terror group's recruiting techniques.
Categories: International News

Cherif and Said Kouachis' path

Thu, 01/15/2015 - 10:02am
They were the perfect targets for recruiters of jihad: two young orphan French brothers from an immigrant family, virtually alone in the French capital and with almost no resources.
Categories: International News

ISIS: Boy executes 'spies'

Thu, 01/15/2015 - 9:54am
A boy with a pistol appears to execute two men who are accused of being Russian spies in a new propaganda video released by the terror ISIS group.
Categories: International News

Photos: Nigeria's crisis

Thu, 01/15/2015 - 9:46am
Categories: International News

Boko Haram's escalating wave of terror

Thu, 01/15/2015 - 9:43am
Satellite images of northeastern Nigeria released by Human Rights Watch show the purported massacre of approximately 2,000 by Boko Haram.
Categories: International News

Boko Haram attack repelled, Nigerian military says

Thu, 01/15/2015 - 9:43am
Nigerian soldiers thwarted a Boko Haram attack Wednesday in the town of Biu in the restive northeastern section of the country, the military said in a tweet.
Categories: International News

Europe's most famous secret

Thu, 01/15/2015 - 9:30am
It's known as the most famous secret in Europe - The Algarve. Discover why the southern coast of Portugal is perfect for a Great Escape.
Categories: International News

Comic faces prison for online post

Thu, 01/15/2015 - 9:21am
CNN's Miguel Marquez reports on the arrest of a controversial French comedian on charges of supporting terrorism.
Categories: International News

3rd man charged in Canada plot

Thu, 01/15/2015 - 8:27am
Canadian counterterrorism officials arrested and charged a man Monday, accusing him of conspiring with twin brothers in a terror plot.
Categories: International News

Bodies float in Indian holy river

Thu, 01/15/2015 - 8:27am
Up to 80 bodies, mostly decomposed skeletons, surfaced in the Ganges, which is India's holiest river after its water level went down on Tuesday, authorities said.
Categories: International News

A tangled and treacherous trail

Thu, 01/15/2015 - 8:16am
The threads that investigators have followed from Charlie Hebdo's bloody newsroom have led to other countries, including Yemen, Turkey, Syria and Bulgaria.
Categories: International News

ISIS: Everything you need to know

Thu, 01/15/2015 - 8:10am
The rise of Islamic State in Iraq and Syria (ISIS), the Islamist militant group that has seized a chunk of land stretching from northern Syria to central Iraq, has struck fear into the hearts of leaders around the world. CNN explains ISIS' roots, what it controls, and where its support comes from.
Categories: International News
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