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Burma’s student protesters appear in court, adopt three-finger salute

Burma’s student protesters appear in court, adopt three-finger salute

View image | gettyimages.com Sixty-nine students and activists appeared in court in Burma (Myanmar) Wednesday to be charged on five counts, including rioting, and were remanded in ...

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US condemns use of force against Burmese student protesters

US condemns use of force against Burmese student protesters

A police officer beats a student protester during Tuesday’s brutal crackdown in Letpadan, Burma. Pic: AP. WASHINGTON (AP) — The U.S. is condemning the use of force aga ...

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Burmese police attack student protesters with batons

Burmese police attack student protesters with batons

Student protesters who have been staging a sit-in since March 3, try to push through police blockade in Letpadan, Tuesday. Pic: AP. LETPADAN, Burma (AP) — Hundreds of police ...

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Video: Islamic State group beheads Japanese journalist

Video: Islamic State group beheads Japanese journalist

Japanese journalist Kenji Goto holding what appears to be a photo of Jordanian pilot 1st Lt. Mu’ath al-Kaseasbeh. Both are being held hostage by the Islamic State militant g ...

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China says teenager masterminded killing of imam in Xinjiang

China says teenager masterminded killing of imam in Xinjiang

BEIJING (AP) — Chinese authorities say an 18-year-old man who used what they called terrorist videos and other multimedia to enlist followers masterminded the slaying of a p ...

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