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Iraq Sees Record-Low Voter Turnout in First Post-IS Poll

[ad_1] Less than half of Iraq’s eligible population voted in national elections, according to official tallies of the first national poll since defeating Islamic State. Iraq’s electoral commission said that results of the election to fill the country’s 329-seat parliament are expected within two days. Early results showed low voter …

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Two British tourists kidnapped in Democratic Republic of Congo have been released

[ad_1] 1/50 12 May 2018 Germany’s Chancellor Angela Merkel looks on after receiving the ‘Lamp of Peace, the “Nobel” Catholic award for “her work of conciliation for the peaceful cohabitation of peoples” at The Basilica Superiore of St Francis of Assisi in Italy. AFP/Getty 2/50 11 May 2018 Police forensics …

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Congolese army and park rangers launch operation to rescue British tourists kidnapped in Virunga National Park

[ad_1] 1/50 12 May 2018 Germany’s Chancellor Angela Merkel looks on after receiving the ‘Lamp of Peace, the “Nobel” Catholic award for “her work of conciliation for the peaceful cohabitation of peoples” at The Basilica Superiore of St Francis of Assisi in Italy. AFP/Getty 2/50 11 May 2018 Police forensics …

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At least 26 people killed in overnight attack by ‘terrorist group’ in Burundi, officials say

[ad_1] 1/50 11 May 2018 Police forensics investigate the death of seven people in a suspected murder-suicide in Australia. Four children are among seven people that were found dead at a rural property in Osmington, near Margaret River. Detectives are investigating the incident, which was said to be treated as …

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