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World Apr 21, 2019

Jihadis kill more than 60 regime fighters across Syria over 48 hours

Jihadis have killed more than 60 Syrian regime fighters in 48 hours, a monitor said Saturday, in some of the deadliest attacks on pro-Damascus forces in recent weeks. Kurdish-led forces in March announced the defeat of the Islamic State group's "caliphate" in eastern Syria, but ...

Donors pledge €700 million to rebuild gutted Notre Dame

World Apr 17, 2019

Donors pledge €700 million to rebuild gutted Notre Dame

Pledges from French billionaires, businesses and the public sector to help rebuild Notre Dame cathedral reached some €700 million ($790 million) on Tuesday amid an outpouring of public support for one of Europe's most iconic monuments. President Emmanuel Macron has vowed the medieval monument will ...