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In this Friday, April 7, 2017 photo in the Imvepi camp, Alfred Wani and his wife Kassa pose for a formal photo on the plot of land they were allocated by the Ugandan government for their resettlement. The couple does not hold out hope of returning home to South Sudan. “I saw the killing, I saw burning houses, I saw the dead with their throats slashed,” Alfred says. “I cannot go back and see it again.” (AP Photo/Jerome Delay)
'I cannot go back': South Sudan refugee clan begins new lifeIt begins with a walk across a wooden bridge, as Alfred Wani, 80, joins the ranks of 800,000 who have fled South Sudan's civil war to be refugees in Uganda
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Far-right French presidential candidate Marine Le Pen, left, is greeted by workers outside a whirlpool home appliance factory in Amiens, France, Wednesday April 26, 2017.   While her centrist presidential opponent Macron was meeting with union leaders from the Whirlpool plant in northern France, Le Pen popped up outside the factory itself, amid its workers and declared herself the candidate of France's workers.(AP Photo)
After Whirlpool battle, Le Pen and Macron clash over fishFrench presidential candidates Marine Le Pen and Emmanuel Macron are returning to more traditional campaigning a day after they both turned up at a threatened Whirlpool factory to court workers
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This frame grab from video provided by the Syrian anti-government activist group Ghouta Media Center, which has been authenticated based on its contents and other AP reporting, shows flames rising after an explosion near an airport west of Damascus, Syria, Thursday, April 27, 2017. Syria's state media reported Thursday that Israel has attacked a military installation near the Damascus International Airport. SANA says Israel fired several missiles from inside the occupied Golan Heights south of the capital at a military installation near the capital's main airport, triggering several explosions and causing damage. (Ghouta Media Center via AP)
Syrian media: Israel attacked installation near DamascusSyria's state news agency is blaming Israel for an early morning attack on a military installation near Damascus International Airport that shook the capital with the force of the blasts
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In this April 18, 2017 photo, Kashmiri man Farooq Ahmed Dar, takes a break in the middle to talking to the Associated Press at his residence in Chill village, about 60 Kilometers (38 miles) southwest of Srinagar, Indian controlled Kashmir. A viral video that showed the young shawl weaver Dar strapped to a patrolling Indian army jeep as a human shield against stone-throwing protesters incensed Kashmiris and sparked region wide debate. (AP Photo/Dar Yasin)
India bans social media sites to quell unrest in KashmirIndia has banned 22 social media sites in Kashmir in an attempt to quell unrest, but the local telecom is struggling to shut them down
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The Latest: FS says UK might strike Syria if asked by USBritain's foreign secretary says Britain could join the United States in further military action against Syria if asked to do so
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2 police wounded in shooting on French island of ReunionA man suspected of links to radical Islam shot two police officers on the French island of Reunion in an incident under investigation by national counterterrorism prosecutors
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Director-General of South Bangkok Prosecutor's Office Suthi Kittisupaporn talks to reporters at South Bangkok prosecutor's office in Bangkok, Thailand, Thursday, April 27, 2017. Prosecutors in Bangkok say Red Bull heir Vorayuth Yoovidhya has again asked for a meeting with them to be postponed, so further delaying attempts to lay charges against him in connection with a fatal hit and run accident more than four years ago. (AP Photo/Sakchai Lalit)
Thai prosecutors to seek arrest warrant for Red Bull heirThai prosecutors say they will ask police to issue an arrest warrant for an heir to the Red Bull fortune if he does not show up Thursday to face charges over an alleged hit-and-run that killed a police officer almost five years ago
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Pope francis reaches out to caress a girl as he arrives during his weekly general audience in St. Peter square at the Vatican, Wednesday, April 26, 2017. (AP Photo/Andrew Medichini)
Pope faces balancing act in Egypt amid security fearsPope Francis is facing a religious and diplomatic balancing act as he heads to Egypt this weekend, hoping to comfort its tiny Christian community after a spate of Islamic attacks while seeking to improve relations with Egypt's Muslim leaders
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Militant group: Pakistani ISI using prisoner for propagandaThe spokesman for a key militant group says Pakistan's intelligence service is using a captured militant leader to give the impression that his group is being funded by foreign spy agencies for attacks in Pakistan
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FILE - In this Wednesday, Jan. 25, 2017 file photo, a truck drives near the Mexico-US border fence, on the Mexican side, separating the towns of Anapra, Mexico and Sunland Park, New Mexico. A third of the U.S.-Mexico border is already studded with an assortment of fences. But closing off the rest will be no easy task. Much of the border through Texas is blocked by the Rio Grande or other natural barriers. Most all the Texas border land is private, and many landowners oppose the plan. (AP Photo/Christian Torres, File)
As Trump calls for wall, a look at the world's barriersAs President Donald Trump marks his first 100 days in office, he is vowing to keep his campaign promise to build a wall along the border with Mexico
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In this Monday, April 24, 2017 photo, Coptic Christian painter, Ayman William, paints King David, who is considered a prophet in Islam, at Mar Girgis Church, in the Zawiya al-Hamra neighborhood of Cairo, Egypt. William paints for the glory of God, unfazed by recent attacks against his fellow Coptic Christians in Egypt. The church, deep within the dusty alleyways of one of the many “informal” neighborhoods that have sprung up to accommodate the capital’s surging population, is building a new extension. (AP Photo/Amr Nabil)
Egyptian artist paints church murals, unfazed by attacksOn a scaffold several stories high beneath the dome of a Cairo church, Ayman William paints for the glory of God, unfazed by recent attacks against his fellow Coptic Christians in Egypt
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In this April 21, 2017, photo, a pump is seen at a gas station in Pyongyang, North Korea. Gas stations have been restricting sales or even closing their gates due to what appears to be a serious shortage of gasoline in the North Korean capital. (AP Photo/Eric Talmadge)
Rumors rife as gas restrictions in N. Korean capital drag onAn acute shortage of gasoline in the North Korean capital of Pyongyang has gone on for a week with no explanation
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