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Australia arrests 5 men on charges of plotting terror attack on ANZAC Day
SYDNEY (AP) -- Five Australian teenagers were arrested Saturday on suspicion of plotting a terrorist attack at a Veterans' Day ceremony that included targeting police officers, officials said....

20 migrants with severe burn injuries rescued at sea, part of unprecedented influx into Italy
MILAN (AP) -- The unabated flow of migrants fleeing instability in Libya brought a new horror on Friday: The discovery of 20 migrants adrift at sea who had suffered grave burn injuries in a cooking gas explosion before departing Libya, and then were forced onto a smuggler's boat without treatment....

Iraqi officials say they believe Saddam's top deputy has been killed after years on the run
BAGHDAD (AP) -- He was the last member of Saddam Hussein's inner circle still on the run, depicted with his distinctive red moustache as the "king of clubs" on the U.S. military's deck of cards of most-wanted Iraqi regime fugitives....

Syria's Assad: Turkey played key role in fall of city of Idlib to Islamic fighters
BEIRUT (AP) -- Syrian President Bashar Assad blamed Turkey in remarks published Friday for the fall last month of Syria's northwestern city of Idlib to Islamic fighters, saying Ankara provided "huge support" - logistic and military - that played the key role in the defeat of his forces....

Obama says he and Renzi will work more intensely together on threats coming from Libya
WASHINGTON (AP) -- President Barack Obama pledged Friday to work more intensely with Italian Prime Minister Matteo Renzi on threats coming from instability in Libya that have led to an influx of migrants across the Mediterranean....

India touts 30 percent rise in tiger numbers, but scientists say victory may be only on paper
SUNDARBAN TIGER RESERVE, India (AP) -- At first, the numbers seem impressive: India's tiger population has gone up 30 percent in just four years. The government lauded the news as astonishing evidence of victory in conservation....

China sentences 71-year-old journalist to 7 years in jail for leaking top Communist document
BEIJING (AP) -- A Beijing court sentenced a veteran Chinese journalist to seven years in prison Friday on charges of leaking a document detailing the Communist Party leadership's resolve to aggressively target civil society and press freedom as a threat to its monopoly on power....

Italian navy says it has boarded and retaken control of fishing boat seized off Libya
MILAN (AP) -- The Italian navy said Friday it freed a Sicilian fishing boat that had been seized earlier in the day by armed men off the coast of Libya, in what was thought to be a dispute about fishing rights....

Canadian military charges 4 British Navy sailors with sexual assault
TORONTO (AP) -- Canada's military on Friday charged four British Navy sailors with sexual assault causing bodily harm at a Canadian Forces base in Halifax, Nova Scotia....

Germany flies over 100 people out of Yemen to Djibouti on chartered Jordanian plane
BERLIN (AP) -- The German government says it has flown more than 100 citizens of Germany and other countries out of Yemen on a plane chartered from a Jordanian airline....

World Video
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Africa
Some Ugandan Muslims retreat in fear amid police crackdown, say they are targeted

Asia
Australia arrests 5 men on charges of plotting terror attack on ANZAC Day

Europe
20 migrants with severe burn injuries rescued at sea, part of unprecedented influx into Italy

Latin America/Caribbean
Gunfights, roadblocks of burning vehicles hit Mexican border city of Reynosa; 3 reported dead

Middle East
Iraqi officials say they believe Saddam's top deputy has been killed after years on the run


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