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Official: Extensive U.S. involvement in anti-terror operation in Yemen

CNN World - Tue, 04/22/2014 - 6:02pm
The United States offered extensive assistance beyond drone strikes during a massive anti-terror operation in Yemen, including flying Yemeni commandos to a site where they killed scores of suspected al Qaeda members, a U.S. official said.
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Ferry divers search through chaos

CNN World - Tue, 04/22/2014 - 4:31pm
Powerboats zipped across the sea off the South Korean coast Tuesday, ferrying divers to the area where the ferry Sewol sank last week with hundreds of people on board.
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Biden warns Russia during trip

CNN World - Tue, 04/22/2014 - 1:47pm
As the crisis in Ukraine shows no signs of easing, Vice President Joe Biden is in Kiev on Tuesday in a show of U.S. support for the embattled interim government.
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12 gold bars found in man's stomach

CNN World - Tue, 04/22/2014 - 12:44pm
An India man's apparent attempt to evade taxes by swallowing gold did not have a glittering end. Amir Daftari reports.
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2nd Somali lawmaker killed in two days

CNN World - Tue, 04/22/2014 - 10:49am
A Somali lawmaker was shot and killed near Mogadishu on Tuesday, the prime minister said. It's the second killing of a Somali parliamentarian in two days.
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Saudis have tallest tower plan

CNN World - Tue, 04/22/2014 - 10:01am
Dubai -- long champion of all things biggest, longest and most expensive -- will soon have some competition from neighboring Saudi Arabia.
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Why Naïvete is key to innovation

CNN World - Tue, 04/22/2014 - 9:59am
Turns out you can do a lot of really smart things, as long as you're clueless.
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U.N.: South Sudan rebels separate residents by ethnicity, kill hundreds

CNN World - Tue, 04/22/2014 - 9:15am
South Sudanese rebels seized a strategic oil town last week, separating terrified residents by ethnicity before killing hundreds, the United Nations said.
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South: North Korea may be preparing nuclear test

CNN World - Tue, 04/22/2014 - 8:43am
North Korea has stepped up activity at its main nuclear test site, possibly preparing to carry out a fourth underground blast, South Korea said Tuesday.
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Surgeons find gold bars in stomach

CNN World - Tue, 04/22/2014 - 8:37am
When a team of Indian surgeons opened up the stomach of a patient complaining of abdominal pain, they had no idea they'd extract a fortune.
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MH370 relatives in agonizing limbo

CNN World - Tue, 04/22/2014 - 8:36am
"Mr. Ambassador, as time goes on we know that the odds of my son and the other relatives on the plane having survived becomes smaller and smaller," said a grey-haired man named Wen.
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Video 'shows Syrian chemical attack'

CNN World - Tue, 04/22/2014 - 8:36am
White House officials say they believe chemical weapons were used again by the Syrian regime. CNN's Elise Labott reports.
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Analysis: Obama aims to reassure Asia allies with visit

CNN World - Tue, 04/22/2014 - 8:27am
Looking to turn a few degrees in his long-awaited "pivot to Asia," President Barack Obama embarks on Tuesday on a four-country tour of the region in the hopes of convincing Pacific allies the United States remains focused on them.
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U.N. chief to Syria: Please don't hold presidential elections

CNN World - Tue, 04/22/2014 - 8:25am
U.N. Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon urged Syria against holding presidential elections on June 3
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Al Qaeda militants 'targeted in Yemen'

CNN World - Tue, 04/22/2014 - 8:20am
An operation targeting al Qaeda in the Arabian Peninsula is under way in Abyan and Shabwa, Yemen, a high-level Yemeni government official who is being briefed on the strikes told CNN on Monday.
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7 girls escape Nigerian militants

CNN World - Tue, 04/22/2014 - 8:20am
Officials say that seven more school girls have escaped from Islamic militants after a mass kidnapping.
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Syria announces presidential poll

CNN World - Tue, 04/22/2014 - 8:19am
As more reports of bloodshed and chaos emerged from Syria on Monday, the government announced it will hold presidential elections on June 3.
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Media in Ukraine 'under siege'

CNN World - Tue, 04/22/2014 - 8:19am
Dunja Mijatovic of the OSCE describes to Amanpour what she saw on a fact-finding mission to Ukraine.
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2 UNICEF staffers missing

CNN World - Tue, 04/22/2014 - 8:18am
Police are investigating after two UNICEF staff members went missing in Karachi, Pakistan, a United Nations spokesman said Sunday.
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Human viruses killing gorillas?

CNN World - Tue, 04/22/2014 - 8:17am
They are the world's largest primates and yet the constant threat of illegal poaching, deforestation and now human diseases mean that soon the world's mountain gorillas could be completely wiped out. Meet the woman trying to fix the situation before it's too late.
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