Monday, December 5, 2016

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Stadium tributes to Chapecoense soccer team


Fans of Chapecoense and Atletico Nacional, the Colombian team they were set to play, mourn the team's loss after a deadly plane crash.











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Mosul offensive : The civilians fleeing the battle lines


Iraqi civilians are said to be enduring dire conditions after fleeing the Mosul area as the army attempts to retake the city from  Islamic State (IS). Some 5,000 people have crossed the border into Syria in the last 10 days, the aid agency Save the Children says. They have arrived at the al-Hol refugee camp where conditions are already reported to be filthy and overcrowded. Up to 1.5 million civilians are thought to still be in Mosul. The whereabouts of IS leader Abu Bakr al-Baghdadi are unknown. Some reports say he is in Mosul; others say he has fled.









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Thursday, December 1, 2016

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Plane carrying Brazilian soccer team crashes


Chartered plane with a Brazilian first division football team crashed near Medellin while on its way to the finals of a regional tournament, killing 71 people, Colombian officials said. Six people survived. The British Aerospace 146 short-haul plane, operated by a charter airline named LaMia, declared an emergency and lost radar contact just before 10pm on Monday (0300 GMT) because of an electrical failure, aviation authorities said. The aircraft, which had departed from Santa Cruz, Bolivia, was transporting the Chapecoense team from southern Brazil for the first leg of a two-game Copa Sudamericana final against Atletico Nacional of Medellin, which was due to be played on Wednesday.








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Most Beautiful Places in Paris


A general view shows the illuminated Eiffel Tower (C), the Hotel des Invalides (R) and rooftops at night in Paris, France.
A general view show the illuminated Eiffel Tower and the skyline of La Defense business district (Rear) at night in Paris, France.

A general view shows the Notre Dame Cathedral and rooftops at night in Paris, France.

A general view shows the giant Ferris wheel at place de la Concorde and rooftops in Paris at sunset, France.

A general view shows the Notre Dame Cathedral and rooftops at sunset in Paris, France.
A general view show the illuminated Eiffel Tower and the skyline of La Defense business district (Rear) at night in Paris, France.

A general view shows the Notre Dame Cathedral and rooftops at night in Paris, France.

A general view shows the Notre Dame Cathedral and rooftops at sunset in Paris, France.






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