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Eline Gordts is a Senior World Editor at The Huffington Post.

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Senior American Al Qaeda Operative Adam Gadahn Killed In U.S. Strike In Pakistan

(86) Comments | Posted April 23, 2015 | 12:21 PM

The United States announced on Thursday that a well-known American al Qaeda operative was killed in a U.S. strike in Pakistan in January.

Adam Yahiye Gadahn, a U.S. citizen from California, was a prominent figure in al Qaeda's propaganda machine. He frequently appeared in videos made by...

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Celebrate Earth Day 2015 With 10 Gorgeous Photos From Rain Forests Around The World

(7) Comments | Posted April 22, 2015 | 12:57 PM

Wednesday April 22 marks Earth Day, a moment to celebrate the wonders of our planet and ponder the efforts needed to conserve its stunning beauty. The photos below were taken in some of the world's most magical rainforests, in locations ranging from India to Australia, Canada to Peru. Let them...

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イタリア・ランペドゥーサ島沖の移民船転覆 なぜ彼らは危険な航海に出るのか

(1) Comments | Posted April 21, 2015 | 9:53 PM

4月19日にイタリア・ランペドゥーサ島沖で移民を乗せた船が沈没した事故で、当初およそ700人とみられた死者数が800人以上に膨れ上がる可能性が出てきた。

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Inside The Perilous Journey Of Migrants Across The Mediterranean

(11) Comments | Posted April 20, 2015 | 2:56 PM

More than 700 migrants were feared dead on Sunday after their ship sank off the Libyan coast. The victims were on their way from North Africa to Europe. One survivor told the UN's refugee agency that the boat capsized when many aboard moved to one side after spotting...

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Is Al Qaeda In Decline?

(63) Comments | Posted April 18, 2015 | 11:00 AM

Every week, The WorldPost asks an expert to shed light on a topic driving headlines around the world. This week, we spoke with Aaron Zelin about the state of Al Qaeda.

Since the rise of the Islamic State group in Iraq and Syria, al-Qaeda, the global terrorist network behind the...

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The Fight Against Ebola Is Making Incredible Progress, But It's Not Over Yet

(7) Comments | Posted April 10, 2015 | 10:37 AM

Every week, we bring you one overlooked aspect of the stories that made news in recent days. You noticed the media forgot all about another story's basic facts? Tweet @TheWorldPost or let us know on our Facebook page.

A little over a year ago, on March...

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Caught Between ISIS And Assad, A Palestinian Refugee Camp Is Starving To Death

(137) Comments | Posted April 9, 2015 | 12:46 PM

The Islamic State militant group moved into Yarmouk, a refugee camp for Palestinians on the outskirts of the Syrian capital city of Damascus, last week. Since then, hundreds of the group's fighters have been battling rival armed groups for control of the camp. IS militants currently...

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イスラエルの元モサド長官、ネタニヤフ首相のイラン核合意批判をぶった切る「早まった反応だ」

(1) Comments | Posted April 8, 2015 | 3:06 AM

イスラエル対外情報機関(モサド)のエフライム・ハレヴィ元長官は、ベンヤミン・ネタニヤフ首相がイランと主要6カ国の間でかく開発プログラムに関する枠組み合意に反対したことを強く批判した。

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Former Mossad Chief Efraim Halevy Slams Netanyahu For Nuke Deal Criticism

(488) Comments | Posted April 6, 2015 | 12:09 PM

The former head of Israel's intelligence agency harshly critiqued Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu's rejection of a framework agreement between Iran and six world powers on Tehran's nuclear program.

In a scathing op-ed published Monday, former Mossad chief Efraim Halevy argued that U.S. President Barack Obama was right...

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How The World Reacted To The Iran Nuclear Agreement

(190) Comments | Posted April 3, 2015 | 12:48 PM

U.S. and Iranian negotiators returned home on Thursday to rally domestic support for the framework for a deal on Tehran's controversial nuclear program, an agreement they reached after marathon negotiations in Switzerland.

Iran and six world powers announced on Thursday they had drafted a framework that will...

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イラン核問題の最終的解決に向けて枠組み合意 核施設を1カ所に制限

(1) Comments | Posted April 2, 2015 | 5:37 PM

イランの核開発プログラムをめぐり、イランと欧米6カ国は4月2日、スイスのローザンヌで行われていた交渉で最終的解決に向け大枠で合意した。

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Iran And World Powers Agree On Framework For Nuclear Deal

(2070) Comments | Posted April 2, 2015 | 1:42 PM

Iran and six world powers agreed to a framework for a final deal on Iran's controversial nuclear program, officials announced Thursday.

The understanding paves the way for the start of a final phase of talks that aims to reach a comprehensive agreement by the end of June. The agreement...

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40年間、男装したエジプト人女性の宿命「私は、男性の服を着て死ぬと決めた」

(1) Comments | Posted March 30, 2015 | 5:21 AM

エジプト人の母親であるシサ・アブ・ダウーさん(65)は、40年以上家族を養うために男性の格好をしていた。

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Pour nourrir sa famille, l'Égyptienne Sisa Abu Daooh s'habille en homme depuis plus de 40 ans

(0) Comments | Posted March 27, 2015 | 1:41 PM

INTERNATIONAL - Pendant plus de 40 ans, Sisa Abu Daooh s’est habillée en homme pour nourrir sa famille. La semaine dernière, à Louxor, les autorités égyptiennes lui ont décerné le prix du "soutien de famille féminin".

Lors d’une cérémonie organisée en son honneur au palais présidentiel du Caire,...

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Pour nourrir sa famille, l'Égyptienne Sisa Abu Daooh s'habille en homme depuis plus de 40 ans

(3) Comments | Posted March 26, 2015 | 3:39 PM

Pendant plus de 40 ans, Sisa Abu Daooh s’est habillée en homme pour nourrir sa famille. La semaine dernière, à Louxor, les autorités égyptiennes lui ont décerné le prix du "soutien de famille féminin".

Lors d’une cérémonie organisée en son honneur au palais présidentiel du Caire, Abu Daooh,...

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What You Need To Read To Understand The Crisis In Yemen

(59) Comments | Posted March 25, 2015 | 2:04 PM

The rapidly escalating crisis in Yemen continues to bring chaos to the country as forces of the Shiite Houthi militia drive south in an aim to take the port city of Aden. Their advance has forced President Abed Rabbo Mansour Hadi to flee from Aden to an undisclosed location,

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Egyptian Woman Dressed Like Man For More Than 40 Years To Provide For Family

(209) Comments | Posted March 23, 2015 | 4:42 PM

For more than four decades, Egyptian mother Sisa Abu Daooh dressed as a man to provide for her family. Last week, she was awarded the "woman breadwinner" award by the authorities in her hometown of Luxor and was congratulated in person by the Egyptian president.

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당신이 이란 핵 협상에 대해 알아야 하는 것들

(0) Comments | Posted March 18, 2015 | 8:08 PM

이란 핵 문제로 수년간 협상이 진행되어왔다. 이란과 6개 주요 국가의 협상자들이 스위스 제네바에서 협상의 틀을 타결할 수 있는 기한은 이제 2주 정도밖에 남지 않았다.

이란과 P5+1(고정 유엔 안보리 국가 다섯+독일)은 이란 핵 협상 마감 날짜를 3월 31일로 정해뒀다. 협상 틀이 결정되면 6월 말까지 세부적인 사항이 조정될 예정이다.

이번 협상은 이란이...

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10 eleitores israelenses falam de suas expectativas para o futuro

(0) Comments | Posted March 16, 2015 | 3:22 PM

Nesta terça-feira (17), os israelenses irão às urnas em uma eleição que pode escolher um novo parlamento, gabinete e primeiro ministro para o país. As últimas pesquisas de intenção de voto apontam para uma corrida acirrada entre o Likud, partido do atual Primeiro Ministro Benjamin Netanyahu,...

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What You Need To Know About The Iran Nuclear Negotiations

(93) Comments | Posted March 14, 2015 | 10:48 AM

Every week, The WorldPost asks an expert to shed light on a topic driving headlines around the world. Today, we speak with Ali Vaez about the nuclear negotiations with Iran.

International negotiators in Geneva have just over two weeks left to bring years of talks between Iran and six world...

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