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Iran supreme leader uses Twitter to blast US and says #BlackLivesMatter

Iran’s supreme leader has stepped into the debate over police violence and race in America, likening police shootings of black people in Ferguson and elsewhere to the Palestinian struggle in Gaza in a series of tweets using the hashtag #BlackLivesMatter.<p>In a stream of comments on his …

Norman Atlantic ferry fire: Briton tells of 'very scary' blaze

http://vod-pro-ww-live.akamaized.net/mps_h264_hi/public/news/world/1134000/1134391_h264_1500k.mp4?__gda__=1524681073_9b52d2d2223e4a6b2bd85d3fc1b60244<p><b>A Briton aboard a ferry which caught fire near Greece has said he thought he might not make it off the ship alive.</b><p>Ten people died and more than 400 …

Military

Indonesian official: Prospects bleak for missing jet

SURABAYA, Indonesia (AP) — Search planes and ships from several countries on Monday were scouring Indonesian waters over which an AirAsia jet …

Obama marks end of combat in Afghanistan

Thirteen years and more than 2,000 American casualties after it began, the war in Afghanistan will conclude responsibly, President Barack Obama said on Sunday.<p>In a written statement marking the formal end of U.S. combat there, Obama said the remaining 10,000 or so American troops in Afghanistan …

Hundreds still awaiting airlift on stricken Italian ferry

ATHENS/ROME (Reuters) - Italian and Greek helicopter crews worked into the night to airlift passengers off a burning ferry adrift in the Adriatic Sea, battling darkness and bad weather that hampered rescue efforts by other ships throughout Sunday.<p>Helicopters were plucking passengers off the …

NYPD chief defends mayor de Blasio and criticises police funeral protest

The commissioner of the New York Police Department, Bill Bratton, has given strong backing to Bill de Blasio, denouncing the protest of rank-and-file officers who turned their back on the mayor at a weekend funeral as politicised and inappropriate.<p>Speaking on CBS on Sunday, the leader of the …