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Syrian minister leads mourners for cleric killed in bombing
Middle East

Syrian minister leads mourners for cleric killed in bombing

BEIRUT (Reuters) – Hundreds of mourners including Syria‚Äôs religious affairs minister attended a funeral in Damascus on Friday for the…
Kuwaitis await new crown prince as Arab leaders mourn late emir
Middle East

Kuwaitis await new crown prince as Arab leaders mourn late emir

KUWAIT (Reuters) – Arab leaders headed to Kuwait on Thursday to offer condolences for the death of its ruler Sheikh…
World leaders set for final tribute to France’s Chirac
World

World leaders set for final tribute to France’s Chirac

Dozens of world leaders, including Russian President Vladimir Putin, are expected in Paris on Monday to pay their final respects…
Divided Zimbabwe bids farewell to Mugabe with state funeral
World

Divided Zimbabwe bids farewell to Mugabe with state funeral

Zimbabwe gave former leader Robert Mugabe a state funeral on Saturday with African leaders paying tribute to a man lauded…
‘Can’t show hate’: Families face mental toll of Christchurch shootings
World

‘Can’t show hate’: Families face mental toll of Christchurch shootings

As Tipene Newbery laid a wreath outside al-Noor Mosque — where dozens of worshipers were massacred by a white supremacist…
‘I Live! I Die!’ — New Zealand uses haka to heal after attacks
World

‘I Live! I Die!’ — New Zealand uses haka to heal after attacks

New Zealanders are gathering to thump chests, stomp feet and stick out their tongues — staging impromptu performances of the…
America mourns former president George H.W. Bush
World

America mourns former president George H.W. Bush

  Flags flew at half-staff across the United States on Saturday as Americans prepared for a week of solemn tributes…
Cinemas, cultural venues suspend events, declare period of mourning
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Cinemas, cultural venues suspend events, declare period of mourning

Culture Ministry has declared a period of mourning in the wake of the church bombings that occurred in Alexandria and…
Italy grieves as state funeral is held for quake victims
World

Italy grieves as state funeral is held for quake victims

Weeping relatives hugged each other and reached out to touch the simple wooden coffins at a state funeral on Saturday…
Mass prayer ceremony for EgyptAir victims planned for Monday
Egypt

Mass prayer ceremony for EgyptAir victims planned for Monday

Egyptian Aviation Minister Sherif Fathy has announced plans for a mass prayer ceremony to commemorate the victims of EgyptAir flight…
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