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FILE- In this July 19, 2011 file photo, Indian army soldiers undergo a training session at the Siachen base camp, in Indian Kashmir on the border with Pakistan. The Indian army says an avalanche has hit one of its posts on a Himalayan glacier in disputed Kashmir region and that at least eight soldiers are trapped under snow. Army spokesman Lt. Col. Devender Anand says the avalanche struck on Monday in the northern part of the Siachen Glacier and that a search and rescue operation is underway. (AP Photo/Channi Anand, File)
Avalanche hits Indian army post in Himalayas, 6 killedThe Indian army says an avalanche has hit one of its posts on a Himalayan glacier in disputed Kashmir region, killing 4 soldiers and 2 civilian porters.
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Cambodian princess, classical dance star, dies at 76Princess Norodom Buppha Devi, eldest daughter of Cambodia’s late King Norodom Sihanouk and a famed dancer, has died at age 76
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AP Photos: Hong Kong police battle protesters on campusAP Photos: Hong Kong police using tear gas and batons fight running battles with protesters trying to break through security cordon around university
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Indian students face off with police amid fee protestHundreds of students from a New Delhi university face off with police, who have stopped their march toward parliament to protest increased student housing fees
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Indonesia arrests 43 people following suicide attackIndonesian police say they have arrested 43 suspected militants believed to have links to last week’s suicide attack at a busy police station in the country’s third-largest city
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This undated photo provided on Monday, Nov. 18, 2019, by the North Korean government shows a parachuting drill of military sharpshooters at an unknown location in North Korea. North Korean leader Kim Jong Un supervised a parachuting drill of military sharpshooters and vowed to build an “invincible army,” displaying more defiance even as the United States and South Korea called off their own exercises to create space for nuclear diplomacy. Independent journalists were not given access to cover the event depicted in this image distributed by the North Korean government. The content of this image is as provided and cannot be independently verified. Korean language watermark on image as provided by source reads: "KCNA" which is the abbreviation for Korean Central News Agency. (Korean Central News Agency/Korea News Service via AP)
North Korea says it won’t give Trump a summit for freeNorth Korea has responded to a tweet by U.S. President Donald Trump that hinted at another summit with North Korean leader Kim Jong Un, saying it has no interest in giving Trump further meetings to brag about unless it gets something substantial in return
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Police: Wooden boat capsizes in Pakistan, killing at least 8Pakistani police: Overloaded passenger boat capsizes in eastern Punjab province; 8 drown, several missing
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China lashes out at NY Times report on Xinjiang documentsChina’s foreign ministry is lashing out at the New York Times over its release of leaked documents portraying the inner working of Beijing’s campaign to detain more than a million Muslims in reeducation camps
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Sri Lanka's newly elected president Gotabaya Rajapaksa, center, greets people as he leaves after the swearing in ceremony held at the 140 B.C Ruwanweli Seya Buddhist temple in ancient kingdom of Anuradhapura in north central Sri Lanka Monday, Nov. 18, 2019. The former defense official credited with ending a long civil war was Monday sworn in as Sri Lanka’s seventh president after comfortably winning last Saturday’s presidential election. (AP Photo/Eranga Jayawardena)
Gotabaya Rajapaksa sworn in as Sri Lanka’s new presidentFormer defense secretary Gotabaya Rajapaksa has been sworn in as Sri Lanka’s president and appealed to minority Tamils and Muslims who voted against him to give their support
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Gotabaya Rajapaksa has been sworn in as Sri Lankan president, appeals to minority Tamils and Muslims to rally around himGotabaya Rajapaksa has been sworn in as Sri Lankan president, appeals to minority Tamils and Muslims to rally around him
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Police swoop in with tear gas and batons to arrest Hong Kong protesters as they make apparent move to escapePolice swoop in with tear gas and batons to arrest Hong Kong protesters as they make apparent move to escape
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China diagnoses 3rd case of bubonic plagueChina says a man has been diagnosed with bubonic plague after consuming wild rabbit, adding to two plague cases already diagnosed in the capital Beijing
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Recent developments surrounding the South China SeaRecent developments surrounding the South China Sea, where China and its neighbors are engaged in territorial disputes
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Hong Kong court strikes down face mask ban aimed at protesters trying to hide their identityHong Kong court strikes down face mask ban aimed at protesters trying to hide their identity
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Australian actor McLachlan faces court on assault chargesA prosecutor told an Australian court that actor Craig McLachlan kissed an actress’s neck, stomach and buttocks more than 20 times in excess of his role in the stage musical “The Rocky Horror Show”
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