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The Djingarey Berre Mosque is one of three UNESCO World Heritage mosques in Timbuktu, Mali. The wooden spikes serve as scaffolding for workers to smooth new layers of mud onto the structure. Photo by Marco Dormino/U.N. mission in Mali When Islamist...
A hobbyist drone flies over an open field. Photo by Michael MK Khor Over the past 50 years, Americans have witnessed the first man walk on the moon, the birth of the Internet and cellphones which are large and small and large again. What will the...
Pro-Russian activists are reflected on a TV screen as they watch a TV broadcasting of Russian President Vladimir Putin’s annual televised question-and-answer session with the nation outside the secret service building in the eastern Ukrainian...
Ukraine Foreign Affairs minister Andrii Deshchytsia at the Nato-Ukraine Foreign Affairs meeting at the NATO headquarters in Brussels on April, 01 2014. Photo by John Thys/AFP/Getty Images GENEVA — Ukraine is hoping to placate Russia and calm...
Rescue teams continued searching for missing passengers Thursday aboard a capsized ferry off the coast of South Korea. Photo by Chung Sung-Jun/Getty Images Rescuers continued search attempts Thursday for hundreds of missing passengers from a...
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