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Striking Photos From Burundi's Deadly Week Of Anti-Government Protests

(0) Comments | Posted May 4, 2015 | 12:44 PM

Protests in Burundi entered their second week on Monday, as thousands of people filled the streets in opposition to President Pierre Nkurunziza's plan to run for a third term in office. The president's move has been seen by demonstrators as a violation of the Arusha Peace and Reconciliation...

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Disastrous Politics And Poverty Left Nepal Unprepared For Quake

(7) Comments | Posted April 30, 2015 | 4:39 PM

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.

The powerful earthquake that has led to a...

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Viral Swimming Pool Video Shows 2010 Mexico Earthquake, Not Nepal (CORRECTION)

(6) Comments | Posted April 27, 2015 | 12:44 PM

CORRECTION: Closed-circuit TV video that purported to show the effects of the earthquake in Nepal -- and was published as such Monday in The Huffington Post -- had been posted online prior to its association with the Nepalese quake.

The video began circulating Saturday on various social media channels, but...

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Fashion Designer Prabal Gurung Is Raising Thousands For Survivors Of Nepal's Earthquake

(1) Comments | Posted April 25, 2015 | 6:29 PM

The huge earthquake that hit Nepal on Saturday has claimed over 1,000 lives, and has been met with an outpouring of support for aid agencies that are seeking to provide relief for survivors.

One of the most vocal and successful fundraisers in the effort has been fashion designer Prabal...

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Aid Agencies Rally To Help Victims Of Nepal's Earthquake

(38) Comments | Posted April 25, 2015 | 4:15 PM

Aid agencies are stepping up to provide relief to those in need following Saturday's devastating earthquake in Nepal, which has claimed over a thousand lives.

The groups face an immense challenge, as nearly the entire country was affected by the 7.8-magnitude quake. Homes and buildings have...

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Photos And Video Capture The Tragic Devastation From Nepal's Earthquake

(17) Comments | Posted April 25, 2015 | 12:07 PM

A deadly 7.8 magnitude earthquake struck Nepal on Saturday. The immense quake, the most powerful to hit Nepal in over 80 years, left more than a thousand people dead across several countries, reduced entire neighborhoods to rubble and triggered an avalanche on Mount Everest.

Harrowing...

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地中海で難民を乗せたボートが転覆 惨状をとらえた衝撃的な動画が公開される

(0) Comments | Posted April 24, 2015 | 10:32 PM

少なくとも3人の死者を出した難破を捉えた一連のビデオが20日にネット上に流れた。

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M-1 Medieval: En Russie, des combats de chevaliers sur des rings de MMA (VIDÉO)

(0) Comments | Posted April 24, 2015 | 11:02 AM

Nous ne sommes pas au Moyen Âge, mais bien en 2015. En Russie, un nouveau sport de combat a fait son apparition : le M-1 Medieval. Ou une version « médiévale » du Mixed martial arts (MMA), avec des chevaliers combattant en armure avec des épées. Ou « Game of Thrones »...

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Meet The Man Who Is Campaigning For A Solution To The Migrant Crisis In The Mediterranean

(8) Comments | Posted April 23, 2015 | 2:03 PM

Ten years ago, Tareke Brhane arrived on the shores of Italy after a perilous journey from his homeland across the Mediterranean. Now, he's on a mission to help others who are facing the same hardship and danger, at a time when thousands of migrants are dying on the route he...

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Slain Al Qaeda Hostage Giovanni Lo Porto Dedicated Himself To Humanitarian Work

(7) Comments | Posted April 23, 2015 | 1:25 PM

The White House announced on Thursday that al Qaeda hostages Giovanni Lo Porto and Warren Weinstein had been killed in a botched counterterrorism operation in January. Lo Porto, 39, was an Italian national who had been held by the group since 2012, and who friends and family hoped...

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Watch Two Knights Fight Each Other For Sport In Russia

(32) Comments | Posted April 22, 2015 | 5:28 PM

A Russian fight promoter is betting that the country's next big sport revolves around armored knights sword fighting each other in an octagon. So far, it's going well.

Mixed martial art promoter M-1 Global has launched a new fighting division that will focus on what the group bills...

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What's Being Done To Stop The Mediterranean Migrant Crisis And Why It's Not Enough

(62) Comments | Posted April 22, 2015 | 4:41 PM

The deaths of more than 800 people in the Mediterranean Sea on Sunday have led to renewed calls for international action to address the region's ongoing humanitarian crisis, in which thousands of migrants have lost their lives attempting to reach Europe by water.

While Sunday marked the single...

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Journée de la Terre: 10 merveilles de la nature menacées

(0) Comments | Posted April 22, 2015 | 3:41 PM

Le 22 avril, l'ONU célèbre la Terre et entend attirer l'attention du grand public sur l'impact de l'humanité sur notre planète. En 2015, les Nations Unies fêtent les 45 ans de cette journée. En septembre 2014, plus de 400.000 personnes se sont rassemblées à New York...

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Journée de la Terre: 10 merveilles de la nature menacées (PHOTOS)

(1) Comments | Posted April 22, 2015 | 5:57 AM

Le 22 avril, l'ONU célèbre la Terre et entend attirer l'attention du grand public sur l'impact de l'humanité sur notre planète. En 2015, les Nations Unies fêtent les 45 ans de cette journée. En septembre 2014, plus de 400 000 personnes se sont rassemblées à New...

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놀라운 영상이 지중해 난민선 조난을 포착하다(동영상)

(0) Comments | Posted April 20, 2015 | 10:45 PM

유럽 난민 문제가 한창 부각되던 4월 20일 월요일, 난민들이 탄 또 한 척의 배가 지중해에서 난파하면서 최소 3명이 사망했다. 그리고 이 사고에 대한 놀라운 영상이 보도되고 있다.


이번 사고는 그리스의 로도스 섬 근처에서 일어났는데, 경찰에 의하면 약 200명의 난민이 배를 타고 있었다.


지역 언론인...

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Shocking Videos Capture The Tragic Aftermath Of A Migrant Shipwreck In The Mediterranean

(16) Comments | Posted April 20, 2015 | 2:03 PM

Amid international focus on the catastrophic Mediterranean migrant crisis, a series of videos appeared online showing a shipwreck that left at least three dead on Monday.

The incident occurred off the Greek island of Rhodes, and involved a packed boat carrying around 200 migrants, according...

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Here's When The Rest Of The World Elected Their First Female Leaders

(186) Comments | Posted April 17, 2015 | 3:27 PM

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.

As the long election campaign in...

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Australia's Defense Minister Is Asked To Name ISIS' Leader, Fails

(9) Comments | Posted April 14, 2015 | 3:41 PM

Hours after the Australian government announced it was sending 330 troops to Iraq on a training mission, the country's defense minister, Kevin Andrews, appeared unable to answer a simple question quite central to that mission.

In an interview with Australian Broadcasting Corporation host Leigh Sales on...

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What's Really Behind The War In Yemen?

(39) Comments | Posted April 11, 2015 | 2:01 PM

Every week, The WorldPost asks an expert to shed light on a topic driving headlines around the world. To gain insight on the conflict in Yemen, we turned to analyst Dr. April Longley Alley.

Yemen is currently in a state of crisis as fighting between Houthi rebels and forces loyal...

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アメリカがイスラエルをツイッターで挑発←細かすぎてわかりにくいんだけど...

(1) Comments | Posted April 9, 2015 | 11:07 PM

ホワイトハウスのツイッターアカウントは4月8日午後、イスラエルのネタニヤフ首相に対し、何気ない皮肉をツイートした。

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