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The head of the Dutch-led international team investigating the Malaysian Airline Flight 17 disaster says his group has retrieved additional DNA samples from 25 victims at a mortuary in Donetsk in eastern Ukraine.
An Air Force C-130J Super Hercules sits on the flight line at Ramstein Air Base, Germany.
Authorities in northern Mali say a former jihadist leader in the town of Gao has been arrested by French military forces.
Hundreds of cars submerged below murky water. A landmark basketball court, newly refurbished, showing signs of buckling.
A teenage boy found dead inside a hidden compartment of an Air Force plane after its return to Ramstein Air Base in Germany from a mission across northern Africa likely suffocated because of a lack of oxygen at high altitude, according to an autopsy performed Wednesday.
The German official charged with delivering this cargo arrived here aboard a nearly empty military plane and was whisked away to a secret meeting with the president of Mali, who had offered Europe a face-saving solution to a vexing problem.
Ransoming Citizens, Europe Becomes Al Qaeda's Patron - BAMAKO, Mali - The cash filled three suitcases: 5 million euros.
"Islamist militants armed with antiaircraft weapons and rocket-propelled grenades stormed a lightly defended United States diplomatic mission in Benghazi, Libya," The New York Times reported on September 12, 2012.
The National Park Service is spending $140,368 to fly 10 students to Sydney, Australia so they can experience a "climate change journey."
The United Nations Security Council is welcoming agreement on a roadmap for negotiations between the Malian government and Tuareg separatists.
PARIS: Flags flew at half-mast in France Monday in mourning for the 118 victims of the Air Algerie plane tragedy, as investigators waited for the black boxes from the crash to arrive.
Islamist militants believed to be associated with the Nigerian terrorist group Boko Haram kidnapped the wife of a Cameroonian vice prime minister Sunday, in a worrying sign that the violence in northeastern Nigeria is spreading beyond its borders.
Black boxes from the Air Algerie plane that crashed in northern Mali last week will be transferred to France for analysis, the French embassy in Mali said Sunday, as officials prepared for the process of identifying the remains of the dead.
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