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Russia absorbs 90 percent of Cuba's debt to the USSR

July 11, 2014
Russian president Vladimir Putin strengthened his nation’s ties with Cuba by absorbing 90 percent of its estimated $35 billion debt to the former U.S.S.R. The Russian Federation Council approved the deal on Wednesday, relieving the...
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Middle East conflict in Israel escalates

July 9, 2014
Wolf Blitzer in The Situation Room on CNN Tuesday, July 8 interrupted his program to announce an escalation in fighting as sirens began to sound, and rockets that could “potentially cause problems” to Israel despite its iron dome...
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WHO and WMO join forces against climate-based health issues

July 8, 2014
On Tuesday in Geneva, Switzerland the World Health Organization (WHO) and the World Meteorological Organization (WMO) announced the establishment of a joint office between the two groups in order to better tackle issues involving growing health risks due to the...
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  •  Day 17
    Israel continues their ravaging bombardment on Gaza as the conflict wages on
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  • MH17 victims arrive home
    40 bodies of the MH17 plane crash return to a somber homecoming in Holland
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  • Military advisers to Ukraine
    President Obama announces the deployment of military advisers to Ukraine
    Politics
  • Bubonic plague in China
    A bubonic plague outbreak in Yumen prompts China to quarantine the city
    World News
  • Air Algierie disappearance
    A flight headed from Burkina Faso to Algeria disappears from radar over Mali
    Headlines
  • Windows Phone training portal
    Microsoft launches Windows Phone training portal in attempt to woo consumers
    Tech