Monday, 15 July 2019

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79 school pupils kidnapped in troubled Cameroon region

YAOUNDE: Gunmen kidnapped 79 school students on Monday in an English-speaking region of Cameroon where separatists are fighting an armed campaign for independence, security and government sources said. The abductions, the worst incident so far in 13 months of unrest, came just a day before longtime President Paul Biya was ...

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School pupils among 17 killed in Jordan flash floods

AMMAN: Flash floods in Jordan swept away a school bus, killing at least 17 people, mostly pupils, emergency services said. Several more students were injured in the incident near the Dead Sea, said an official from the civil defence, Jordan’s fire service, who asked not to be named. “Heavy rains ...

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