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Gunman attacks Russian military recruiter as thousands flee mobilization

Gunman attacks Russian military recruiter as thousands flee mobilization

A young man shot and wounded the head of recruitment at a military enlistment post in Russia’s Irkutsk region on Monday, local authorities said, as thousands of military-age men continued to flee the country for escape being called up for service in President Vladimir Putin’s war in Ukraine. The suspected shooter in the attack on …

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Hundreds of thousands without power in Atlantic Canada after Fiona rumbles north

Hundreds of thousands without power in Atlantic Canada after Fiona rumbles north

Fiona first wreaked havoc in the Caribbean as a hurricane before moving up the Atlantic and making landfall again as a post-tropical cyclone. The storm has carved a path of destruction in Nova Scotia, New Brunswick, Prince Edward Island and Newfoundland before weakening and heading out to sea on Sunday. Now officials are beginning to …

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Hundreds of thousands without power in Atlantic Canada after Fiona rumbles north | CNN

CNN — The storm named Fiona battered the east coast of Canada on Saturday with hurricane-force winds and torrential rains, dragging buildings into the ocean, collapsing homes, toppling trees and knocking out power to hundreds of thousands of people. Fiona first wreaked havoc in the Caribbean as a hurricane before moving up the Atlantic and …

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Fiona hits Canada's Atlantic coast, knocking out power to thousands and damaging homes |  CNN

Fiona hits Canada’s Atlantic coast, knocking out power to thousands and damaging homes | CNN

CNN — Hurricane-force Fiona is tearing through Canada’s east coast after making landfall in Nova Scotia early Saturday, battering the region with high winds, knocking out power to hundreds of thousands of people and bringing down some homes in the floor. Fiona, now a post-tropical cyclone, had maximum sustained winds of 80 mph – the …

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Zelenskyy calls for 'sabotage' as thousands of Russians flee after call to action

Zelenskyy calls for ‘sabotage’ as thousands of Russians flee after call to action

As thousands of Russians attempt to flee the country to escape the partial conscription of civilians into the army, Ukraine’s president on Friday evening urged those who are conscripted to “sabotage all enemy activity”. Addressing Ukrainians in Russian-occupied regions, Volodymyr Zelenskyy said in a video address that his compatriots should “hide” from mobilization and “avoid …

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Bidens among thousands paying tribute to Queen Elizabeth II

Bidens among thousands paying tribute to Queen Elizabeth II

LONDON (AP) — U.S. President Joe Biden paid his respects at the coffin of Queen Elizabeth II on Sunday as thousands of police, hundreds of British troops and an army of officials made final preparations for the Queen’s state funeral — a spectacular display of national mourning which will also be the largest gathering of …

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Bidens among thousands paying tribute to Queen Elizabeth II

Bidens among thousands paying tribute to Queen Elizabeth II

LONDON — US President Joe Biden paid his respects to Queen Elizabeth II’s coffin on Sunday as thousands of police, hundreds of British troops and an army of civil servants made final preparations for the Queen’s state funeral – a spectacular display of national mourning which will also be the largest gathering of world leaders …

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Thousands walk past Queen Elizabeth's coffin as she rests in state in London

Thousands walk past Queen Elizabeth’s coffin as she rests in state in London

Join now for FREE unlimited access to Reuters.com Register People line up for hours King Charles at Highgrove House The list of funeral attendees grows LONDON, Sept 15 (Reuters) – Mourners from all walks of life filed past Queen Elizabeth’s coffin overnight as she lay in London’s Old Westminster Hall, paying their last respects to …

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King Charles III and Camilla visit Northern Ireland as thousands of mourners march past the Queen's coffin |  CNN

King Charles III and Camilla visit Northern Ireland as thousands of mourners march past the Queen’s coffin | CNN

CNN — Queen Elizabeth II’s coffin left St. Giles Cathedral in Edinburgh to begin its journey to London, after King Charles III and his wife Camilla, the Queen Consort, visited Northern Ireland on Tuesday. The Queen’s coffin was transported from St. Giles and is being transported to the airport in the Scottish capital before being …

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US: Hundreds of thousands of Ukrainians forced into Russia

US: Hundreds of thousands of Ukrainians forced into Russia

UNITED NATIONS (AP) – The United States said Wednesday it has evidence that “hundreds of thousands” of Ukrainian citizens were interrogated, detained and forcibly deported to Russia in “a series of horrors” overseen by officials of the Russian presidency. Russia immediately dismissed the allegation as “fantastic”, calling it the latest invention of a Western disinformation …

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