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Negotiations with Isis over Japanese and Jordanian hostages 'deadlocked'

Tokyo says there has been no progress in trying to secure release of Japanese journalist Kenji Goto and Jordanian pilot Muadh al-Kassasbeh<p>Negotiations with Islamic State militants threatening to execute a Japanese journalist and a Jordanian pilot have become “deadlocked”, a Japanese minister …

Two cases of child pornography possession in Vatican in 2014

VATICAN CITY (Reuters) - The Vatican, which is still struggling with the effects of a worldwide pedophilia scandal in the Catholic Church, discovered two cases of possession of child pornography within its own walls last year, its chief prosecutor said on Saturday.<p>Saint Peter's square is …

Africa agrees to send 7,500 troops to fight Boko Haram

ADDIS ABABA, Ethiopia (AP) — African leaders agreed to send 7,500 troops to fight the Boko Haram insurgency in northeast Nigeria, an African Union …

Fifteen Ukrainian soldiers killed in latest fighting

"In the last day, 15 soldiers died and 30 more were wounded. That is the figure for the whole frontline," minister Stepan Poltorak told journalists.

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Man arrested at Dutch national broadcaster

A man with a gun, later said to be a fake, arrested at the headquarters of Dutch national broadcaster NOS after reportedly demanding airtime<p>A teenager armed with a fake gun disrupted Dutch television on Thursday evening when he forced his way into the building of public broadcaster NOS and demanded …

Malaysia declares people aboard MH370 'dead'

<b>(CNN) —</b> The government of Malaysia has officially declared the loss of Malaysia Airlines flight 370 an accident and all of its passengers and crew presumed dead.<p>But the search for the missing Boeing 777 will continue.<p>The formal declaration, read Thursday by civil aviation director Azharuddin Abdul …

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