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US Hands Over Former Military Hub to Iraq

The base that once served as headquarters for the U.S. military in Iraq is now under Iraqi control. A United States military spokesman said U.S. officials handed over Camp Victory to Iraq Friday, after officials from both countries signed the… (READ MORE)

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Seven members of Amish breakaway group arrested over haircut attacks

US authorities have raided the compound of a breakaway Amish religious group and arrested seven men on federal hate crime charges in haircutting attacks against Amish men and women. Cutting the hair is a highly offensive act to the traditional… (READ MORE)

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Liberian Vote on Schedule Despite Killing at Opposition Protest

At least one person is dead in Liberia after fighting between riot police and supporters of an opposition candidate who is boycotting Tuesday’s presidential runoff election over allegations of vote fraud. Liberia’s government says that poll will go ahead as… (READ MORE)

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Deadly Violence On Eve of Liberian Run-Off

At least one person is dead in Liberia after fighting between riot police and supporters of a candidate who is boycotting Tuesday’s run-off election against incumbent President Ellen Johnson Sirleaf. Liberian riot police stormed the Congress for Democratic Change (CDC)… (READ MORE)

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