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'High probability' French man took part in ISIS killings, official says

France's interior minister said Monday that based on intelligence analysis, "a strong presumption exists" that a French citizen named Maxime Hauchard participated in the "despicable crimes" shown on the latest video from ISIS.<p>The video released over the weekend depicts the slayings of several men …

Escaped NZ murderer recaptured in Brazil

<b>A New Zealand man serving a life sentence for child molestation and murder who escaped to Brazil is now in custody, New Zealand police say.</b><p>Phillip Smith, 40, was arrested in a hostel in Rio de Janeiro by Brazilian police. He is expected to be extradited or deported.<p>Smith used a passport in his …

New Zealand

Myanmar reforms: Obama 'confident' of political change

http://vod-pro-ww-live.akamaized.net/mps_h264_hi/public/news/world/1123000/1123947_h264_1500k.mp4?__gda__=1534457679_ec9f2cdfd28ef29291dbadc3f592160a<p><b>US President Barack Obama has said he is "optimistic" about the political transition process in Myanmar during a visit to the country - but added that</b> …

Aung San Suu Kyi

Ukraine crisis: Heavy bombardment in rebel-held Donetsk

<b>Shelling has resumed in the eastern Ukrainian city of Donetsk, just hours after an intense artillery bombardment throughout the night.</b><p>An eyewitness said the overnight shelling was the worst in more than a month, lasting almost eight hours.<p>It appeared to be coming from both rebel and government …

Berlin Wall: Thousands of balloons released to mark fall

http://vod-pro-ww-live.akamaized.net/mps_h264_hi/public/news/uk/1122000/1122732_h264_1500k.mp4?__gda__=1534487116_db13b000490523cfba9b8ea6dabf5558<p><b>Some 8,000 helium balloons have been released into the night sky over Germany's capital at the culmination of events to mark the 25th anniversary of the</b> …

Germany

Syria conflict: Khorasan group targeted by US air strikes

<b>The US military says it has carried out air strikes against the al-Qaeda-linked Khorasan group in north-western Syria.</b><p>The US hit five targets related to the group, including several vehicles and buildings, near the border with Turkey.<p>The UK-based Syrian Observatory for Human Rights, which monitors …

Middle East

Jihadists 'using cruise ships' to reach Middle East war zones

<b>Would-be jihadists have been travelling on cruise ships to reach conflict areas in the Middle East, Interpol has said.</b><p>The international police body said some of those trying to join militant groups in Iraq and Syria had used cruise lines to get to countries including Turkey.<p>It said checks to …

Middle East

Israel to destroy homes of Palestinian Jerusalem attackers

<b>Israel's Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu has ordered that the homes of Palestinians who have carried out attacks in Jerusalem be demolished.</b><p>The decision, taken on Thursday, follows weeks of unrest in the city.<p>Four people have now died in two separate attacks on pedestrians in Jerusalem in the …

Fatal Israel police shooting probed as video emerges

<b>Israeli police are investigating the fatal shooting of an Arab-Israeli man in northern Israel, as video emerged raising questions over the events.</b><p>Police said the man, 22, tried to attack officers with a knife in Kfar Kana and, "with their lives in danger", fired at the suspect.<p>Video shows the man …

Israel

Who runs the militant group Islamic State?

BEIRUT (Reuters) - Islamic State, a Sunni Muslim militant group, has seized a third of Syria and large areas of Iraq and this year proclaimed a …

Hong Kong's leader to protesters: China won't back down

Hong Kong protesters not backing down<p><b>STORY HIGHLIGHTS</b><p>Hong Kong leader: People should be satisfied they can vote on a leader<br>• Protesters hit the streets, even amid National Day ceremonies<br>• Crowds could swell Wednesday, China's national holiday<br>• Neither government leaders or protest leaders have shown any …