Day: October 13, 2018

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Floods, landslides leave 22 dead, 15 missing in Indonesia

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Torrential rains triggered flash floods and landslides on the Indonesian island of Sumatra, killing at least 22 people, mostly children at a school, and leaving 15 others missing, officials said Saturday.A flash flood with mud and debris from landslide…

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32 Syrians rescued at sea off Lebanon

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The Lebanese navy and a UN force have rescued 32 Syrian refugees whose boat broke down as they attempted to reach Cyprus, the navy said Friday.The United Nations peacekeeping force in Lebanon, UNIFIL, said it found the craft on Thursday morning after r…