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Reuters World News 07/29/2016
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07/29/2016 -  Turkey's Erdogan slams West for failure to show solidarity over coup attempt - 04:10 PM

ANKARA/ISTANBUL (Reuters) - President Tayyip Erdogan condemned Western countries on Friday for failing to show solidarity with Turkey over the recent failed coup, saying those who worried over the fate of coup supporters instead of Turkish democracy could not be friends of Ankara.


07/29/2016 -  Syrian maternity hospital supported by Save the Children bombed: charity - 01:07 PM

BEIRUT (Reuters) - A Syrian maternity hospital in a rebel-held area of Idlib province was extensively damaged on Friday after a direct hit, international charity Save the Children, which supports the hospital, said.


07/29/2016 -  Libyan forces battle Islamic State snipers for streets of Sirte - 09:40 PM

SIRTE, Libya (Reuters) - Libyan forces made a fresh push on Friday to capture ground from Islamic State militants besieged in the center of their former North African stronghold of Sirte.


07/29/2016 -  U.S. worries Russian humanitarian operation in Syria may be 'ruse' - 01:46 PM

WASHINGTON/BEIRUT (Reuters) - The United States is trying to determine whether a Russian plan for a humanitarian operation in Syria is sincere, Secretary of State John Kerry said on Friday, adding that if it proves a "ruse" it could ruin cooperation between Moscow and Washington.


07/29/2016 -  Russia has motive, capability and form for U.S. email hack - 02:40 PM

MOSCOW (Reuters) - The Kremlin says it had zero involvement in the hacking of Democratic Party emails while U.S. officials say the hack originated in Russia. We may never know who is right, but one thing is for sure - Russia had motive, capability and form.


07/29/2016 -  Canada couple freed in terror entrapment case swiftly rearrested - 05:58 PM

VANCOUVER (Reuters) - A Canadian judge freed a couple found guilty of planting homemade bombs at a crowded Canada Day holiday party in 2013, saying on Friday the "unsophisticated" pair were entrapped by police who themselves broke the law in their sting operation.


07/29/2016 -  Indonesia detains seven after attacks on Buddhist temples - 11:12 PM

JAKARTA (Reuters) - Indonesian authorities detained seven people in northern Sumatra island on Saturday on suspicion of attacking several Buddhist temples the previous night, officials said.


07/29/2016 -  China holds Japanese man for endangering national security-media - 11:08 PM

TOKYO (Reuters) - China is investigating a Japanese citizen on suspicion of endangering national security, China's foreign ministry told Reuters on Saturday in a faxed response to questions.


07/29/2016 -  U.N. Human Rights Commission slams Australia youth prison abuse - 08:16 PM

MELBOURNE (Reuters) - The United Nation Human Rights High Commission has called on Australia to give compensation to children abused in prison, after footage emerged of mistreatment.


07/29/2016 -  Pope visits Auschwitz, says same horrors happening today - 01:36 PM

OSWIECIM, Poland (Reuters) - Pope Francis made an emotional and silent visit to the former Nazi death camp at Auschwitz on Friday and later said many of the horrors committed are happening in places at war today.


 


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