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Islamic State executes 500 and dumps bodies into mass grave – Iraqi officials

JOHANNESBURG, March 13 (ANA) – Iraqi officials in Iraq’s north-western Nineveh Governate have accused the Islamic State (IS) of executing more than 500 Iraqis and dumping their bodies in a mass grave west of Mosul, where coalition forces are battling to rid the city of the militants. Iraq’s pro-government Popular Mobilisation Units (PMU) said in […]

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WATCH: 1000 coins removed from a turtle called ‘Piggy Bank’

A team of Thai veterinary surgeons on Monday successfully removed nearly a thousand coins from a turtle’s stomach, the world’s first such surgery. Five veterinarians at Bangkok’s Chulalongkorn University conducted a six-hour surgery on Omsin, Thai for “piggy bank,” to remove a total of 915 coins weighing five kilograms from the 59-kilogram female turtle. “The […]

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Nigerian association calls for xenophobia solutions before reprisal attacks

ENUGU, March 8 (ANA-NAN) – The National Association of Liberation Tigers (NALT) in Nigeria has appealed to African leaders to urgently find solution to the xenophobic attacks in South Africa. The association, in a statement by its Director: Mobiliser and Communications, Paschal Okeoma, in Enugu on Wednesday, said the attacks could destabilise the continent if […]