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What is the solution to the Venezuelan refugee crisis? | The Stream

Latin-America is in the middle of a major refugee crisis as hundreds of thousands of Venezuelans flee their country, seeking economic and political stability. The epicenter of the crisis is along the Colombian and Venezu...

Cyclone hits Yemeni island Socotra, 19 missing | Al Jazeera English

At least 19 people are missing after Cyclone Mekunu hit the Yemeni island of Socotra. A state of emergency has been declared as heavy rains and strong winds lashed the UNESCO world heritage site. And evacuations are unde...

Investigators: Russian missile brought down MH17 over Ukraine | Al Jazeera English

An international criminal investigating body has concluded that a Russian missile brought down the Malaysian Airlines flight MH17 in eastern Ukraine in 2014. In a report released in The Hague on Thursday, investigators s...

Will Pakistan flush out armed groups in “lawless” region? | Inside Story

The overwhelming YES vote to merge FATA - or Federally Administered Tribal Areas - with Khyber Pakhtunkhwa province will eventually end FATA's semi-autonomous status. It is on the border with Afghanistan and was a known ...

Families take EU to court over climate change | Al Jazeera English

Families from eight countries are suing the European Union (EU) for failing to adequately protect them from climate change. The claim, nicknamed the "People's Climate Case", is the first of its kind to be brought against...

Sri Lanka: Deadly floods displaced hundreds of thousands | Al Jazeera English

Monsoon rains have caused flooding across much of Sri Lanka, leading to the deaths of at least 13 people and displacement of more than 400,000 others. A number of major rivers to burst their banks affecting more than 120...

Palestinian activist mounts legal challenge over Israel prison ‘abuse’ | Al Jazeera English

A leading Palestinian activist is mounting a legal challenge against the Israeli police over allegations he was beaten while in custody. Jafar Rafah was among 21 people arrested in the city of Haifa in a demonstration ag...

S Korea journalists leave N Korea after nuclear site dismantled | Al Jazeera English

A group of South Korean journalists have departed Wonsan in North Korea to witness the dismantling of the Punggye-ri nuclear test site. North Korea invited a handful of journalists from a number of countries to the disma...

How can Ebola be contained? | Inside Story

It is the ninth Ebola outbreak in Democratic Republic of Congo in four decades. Dozens of people have died in the past two weeks. An experimental vaccine campaign began on Monday in a bid to contain the virus. But it is ...

Belgian prosecutors admit Kurdish refugee child killed by police | Al Jazeera English

Belgian prosecutors have admitted a two-year-old Kurdish Iraqi girl was shot and killed by a police officer last week. It happened during a high-speed chase of a van carrying 26 refugees, including several children. The ...

Protests against copper plant in India turn deadly | Al Jazeera English

Police and protesters have clashed for a second day in southern India over the construction of a copper smelter run by parent Vedanta Resources Plc. People in the area want it to be shut down over concerns of environment...

Iranians fear war of words with US could trigger conflict | Al Jazeera English

There is concern in Iran at how new sanctions imposed by the United States will affect the country's already struggling economy. Many are also worried that the war of words between Washington and Tehran will spill over o...

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