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10/7/2015 6:36 AM
Fighting erupts in central Syria
BEIRUT — Syrian troops backed by Russian airstrikes battled insurgents in central Syria today in the first major ground fighting since Moscow began launching air raids on militants last week, activists said.

10/6/2015 4:27 PM
Top general in Afghanistan recommends keeping U.S. troops
WASHINGTON — The top U.S. commander in Afghanistan recommended today that President Barack Obama revise his plan and keep more than 1,000 U.S. troops in the country beyond 2016, just days after a deadly U.S. airstrike “mistakenly” hit a hospital during fierce fighting in the north.

10/6/2015 3:06 PM
Pope Francis to visit Mexico next year
VATICAN CITY — The Vatican says Pope Francis is planning to visit Mexico next year.

10/6/2015 1:02 PM
Russian jets in Turkish airspace no accident
BRUSSELS — NATO’s secretary-general today rejected Moscow’s claim that its military incursion into alliance airspace over Turkey wasn’t intentional or important, saying there were two separate incidents and “the violation lasted for a long time.”

10/6/2015 12:17 PM
14 elephants killed by cyanide poisoning
HARARE, Zimbabwe — A Zimbabwean parks official says 14 elephants were poisoned by cyanide in three separate incidents.

10/6/2015 11:07 AM
Munich museum evacuated
BERLIN — A popular Munich museum has been evacuated after a World War II-era bomb was found in a courtyard during construction work.

10/6/2015 10:48 AM
Attacks in Iraq kill 56 people
BAGHDAD — The Islamic State group claimed responsibility today for a series of attacks that rocked different parts of Iraq and killed at least 56 people the night before.

10/6/2015 7:47 AM
Netanyahu: Israel will break wave of terror
JERUSALEM — The latest developments in ongoing tensions between Palestinians and Israel following days of violence in Jerusalem and the West Bank (all times local).

10/6/2015 6:20 AM
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