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Residents flee as volcano erupts on Japanese island

5 hours 45 min ago
Residents of the Japanese island of Kuchinoerabu have been urged to evacuate to get out of the path of an erupting volcano.
Categories: International News

Putin makes Russia's peacetime military deaths a state secret

5 hours 46 min ago
For years, the tally of Russian troops who died at war has been a state secret. Now, President Vladimir Putin says his government won't reveal the number of military deaths during peacetime either.
Categories: International News

The week in 39 photos

5 hours 50 min ago
Take a look at 39 photos of the week from May 22 through May 28.
Categories: International News

1,400 die in heat wave

9 hours 59 min ago
Mallayia Baddula sits barefoot beneath the shelter of his hut in Perepally, a small village outside Hyderabad.
Categories: International News

Taliban fighters killed in attack

Thu, 05/28/2015 - 5:18pm
The sound of explosions and gunfire shook Kabul on Tuesday in what a police source described as an attack on a hotel owned by the son of Afghanistan's former President.
Categories: International News

Why world is wary of China's 'great wall of sand' in sea

Thu, 05/28/2015 - 5:12pm
The leaders of Southeast Asian nations recently took the extraordinary step of warning China that its island-building activities in the contested South China Sea "may undermine peace, security and stability" in the region.
Categories: International News

Iraqi oil refinery the site of 'apocalyptic' battle

Thu, 05/28/2015 - 5:11pm
Iraqi troops did battle with ISIS at an oil refinery in an attempt to drive them out of the area. CNN's Nick Paton Walsh reports.
Categories: International News

China's space race

Thu, 05/28/2015 - 5:10pm
We have lift off! Space walks, lunar rovers and docking missions are all part of China's rise into outer orbit.
Categories: International News

How China's astronauts prepare for space

Thu, 05/28/2015 - 5:10pm
CNN's David McKenzie takes a look at the Chinese space program and the simulators used in their training for space missions.
Categories: International News

Shenzhou-10: China's longest crewed space mission

Thu, 05/28/2015 - 5:09pm
In 2013, China launched three astronauts into orbit for the country's fifth and longest crewed mission in its burgeoning space exploration program.
Categories: International News

China to explore 'dark side' of the moon

Thu, 05/28/2015 - 5:09pm
China is considering landing a spacecraft on the moon's "dark side" in 2020 -- a mission, which, if successful, would make it the first country to do so, state media reports.
Categories: International News

Nearly 500 bodies exhumed from graves in Iraq

Thu, 05/28/2015 - 5:07pm
An Iraqi forensic team has exhumed 499 bodies from a series of graves in the presidential complex in the city of Tikrit, a Baghdad morgue official says.
Categories: International News

El Niño could mean fewer hurricanes this year

Thu, 05/28/2015 - 12:59pm
The coming Atlantic hurricane season probably will have fewer storms than normal for the third year running -- thanks in part to El Niño, forecasters say.
Categories: International News

U.S. military wants China to know they are losing patience

Thu, 05/28/2015 - 12:17pm
CNN's Jim Sciutto recently got exclusive access to a U.S. Navy surveillance plane on a secret mission near China, where they flew over a string of man-made islands. China's Navy issued eight warnings to the plane and told it to leave the area. On Tuesday, Jim answered questions from the Reddit community during an "Ask me anything" session. Below are highlights from the conversation.
Categories: International News

Mob burns teen alive

Thu, 05/28/2015 - 12:12pm
A large crowd stands by as a teenage girl -- beaten and bloodied -- writhes on the ground, her body engulfed in flames.
Categories: International News

How sport serves the 'Land of Repression'

Thu, 05/28/2015 - 11:53am
Categories: International News

Wanted Al-Shabaab official dies

Thu, 05/28/2015 - 11:48am
An Al-Shabaab leader wanted by the United States has died in Somalia, the Somali-based militant group announced Thursday.
Categories: International News
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