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'We have lost everything': Syrians return to ravaged Aleppo
ALEPPO, Syria (AP) -- Amina Hamawy burst into tears and then fainted when she returned to eastern Aleppo to find that looters had ransacked her home. "Where am I? What happened?" she asked after her husband and daughter revived her. "We have lost everything."...

As Iraq's Kurds eye statehood, a border takes shape
MAKHMUR, Iraq (AP) -- The sand berms and trenches that snake across northern Iraq stretch toward Syria, some accompanied by newly paved roads lit by street lamps and sprawling checkpoints decked with Kurdish flags. The fighters here insist it isn't the border of a newly independent state - but in the chaos of Iraq that could change....

The Latest: Eurozone chief: No urgent steps needed for Italy
MILAN (AP) -- The Latest on the Italian referendum (all times local):...

Italy hit by market volatility after referendum defeat
MILAN (AP) -- Italy was plunged into political and economic uncertainty following voters' resounding rebuke of Premier Matteo Renzi's proposed constitutional reforms....

UK government's Brexit plans in hands of Supreme Court
LONDON (AP) -- Prime Minister Theresa May wants to start Britain's divorce from the European Union. Eleven judges may stand in her way....

Syrian government steps up attacks on Idlib province
BEIRUT (AP) -- Syrian activists say Russian and Syrian aircraft have stepped up their assaults on the rebel-held province of Idlib, a day after air raids killed more than 60 people....

A look at the music accompanying massive S. Korean rallies
SEOUL, South Korea (AP) -- Any good South Korean protest needs a soundtrack, and the music that accompanies the massive rallies on the verge of bringing down President Park Geun-hye includes the mournful, the tongue-and-cheek and a smattering of defiance from "Les Miserables."...

UN refugee agency hands out aid to those uprooted from Mosul
KHAZIR, Iraq (AP) -- The U.N. refugee agency has distributed aid to dozens of Iraqi families uprooted from their homes in and around the city of Mosul....

Beijing faces decision on how to respond to Trump's tweets
BEIJING (AP) -- Chinese leaders face a challenge: How to deal with Donald Trump....

UN humanitarian aid agency: Record $22.2B needed in 2017
GENEVA (AP) -- The U.N.'s humanitarian aid coordination agency says it and partners require a record $22.2 billion next year to help people hit by conflict and disasters around the world, a 10 percent increase from this year....

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