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Endangered Gazelles Make a Comeback on the Edge of a War Zone

Endangered Gazelles Make a Comeback on the Edge of a War Zone

Endangered Gazelles Make a Comeback on the Edge of a War Zone Endangered Gazelles Make a Comeback on the Edge of a War Zone KIRIKHAN, Turkey — Turkey’s southern border with Syria has become a place of hardship and misery, with tented camps for people displaced by a decade of war on the Syrian side and a concrete wall blocking …

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‘Border wall’ built around Seattle’s remaining autonomous zone amid plans to clear area

‘Border wall’ built around Seattle’s remaining autonomous zone amid plans to clear area

‘Border wall’ built around Seattle’s remaining autonomous zone amid plans to clear area ‘Border wall’ built around Seattle’s remaining autonomous zone amid plans to clear area A “border wall” consisting of temporary barricades has been built around the remaining encampment of Seattle’s autonomous zone in response to attempts by officials to proceed with its eviction. The zone, originally self-declared the …

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Morocco Launches Military Operation in Western Sahara Buffer Zone

Morocco Launches Military Operation in Western Sahara Buffer Zone

Morocco Launches Military Operation in Western Sahara Buffer Zone Morocco Launches Military Operation in Western Sahara Buffer Zone CAIRO — Morocco has launched a military operation in a United Nations-patrolled buffer strip in Western Sahara, escalating tensions in the contested territory and threatening a fragile truce that has held in the region for almost three decades. Authorities in Morocco said …

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South Korea Detains North Korean Who Crossed Demilitarized Zone

South Korea Detains North Korean Who Crossed Demilitarized Zone

South Korea Detains North Korean Who Crossed Demilitarized Zone South Korea Detains North Korean Who Crossed Demilitarized Zone SEOUL, South Korea — The South Korean military on Wednesday detained a man from North Korea ​who crossed the countries’ heavily armed land border and triggered an extensive manhunt, officials said. Military units had been on heightened alert since late Tuesday when …

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Bringing the Ocean’s Midnight Zone Into the Light

Bringing the Ocean’s Midnight Zone Into the Light

Bringing the Ocean’s Midnight Zone Into the Light Bringing the Ocean’s Midnight Zone Into the Light Have you ever seen a giant larvacean, the tiny sea squirt that lives inside a giant mucus house? How about a wildly iridescent bloodybelly comb jelly? If not, you’re far from alone. In the deepest, darkest parts of the world’s oceans, mysterious and remarkable …

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‘Red Zone’ List Has Grown to 21 States, According to Report: Live Updates

Coronavirus Live Updates: Dire Numbers Prompt Mask Orders in U.S.

‘Red Zone’ List Has Grown to 21 States, According to Report: Live Updates ‘Red Zone’ List Has Grown to 21 States, According to Report: Live Updates In Oman and Bahrain, where the unchecked spread of the virus among low-paid foreign laborers living in crowded conditions has contributed to two of the world’s worst outbreaks, officials have urged residents to forgo …

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What’s an Autonomous Zone? – The New York Times

What's an Autonomous Zone? - The New York Times

What’s an Autonomous Zone? – The New York Times What’s an Autonomous Zone? – The New York Times Rojava was born when a Kurdish militia captured a swath of territory during the Syrian Civil War. “It’s about not being like a state, because the state is seen by many autonomy struggles as actually a system of domination that controls people, …

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Amsterdam’s Red Light Zone Stays Shut as Rest of City Edges Open

Amsterdam’s Red Light Zone Stays Shut as Rest of City Edges Open

Amsterdam’s Red Light Zone Stays Shut as Rest of City Edges Open Amsterdam’s Red Light Zone Stays Shut as Rest of City Edges Open Patrick Kingsley, an international correspondent, and Laetitia Vancon, a photojournalist, are driving more than 3,700 miles to explore the reopening of the European continent after coronavirus lockdowns. Read all their dispatches. AMSTERDAM — The red lights …

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Gulf of Mexico ‘Dead Zone’ Will Be Large This Summer, Scientists Predict

Gulf of Mexico ‘Dead Zone’ Will Be Large This Summer, Scientists Predict

Gulf of Mexico ‘Dead Zone’ Will Be Large This Summer, Scientists Predict Gulf of Mexico ‘Dead Zone’ Will Be Large This Summer, Scientists Predict The “dead zone” in the Gulf of Mexico will be larger than usual this summer, scientists from the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration predicted on Wednesday. The dead zone, an area of the northern Gulf of …

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Women Face Dilemma in a War Zone: Risk the Blasts or Sexual Assault

Women Face Dilemma in a War Zone: Risk the Blasts or Sexual Assault

Women Face Dilemma in a War Zone: Risk the Blasts or Sexual Assault Women Face Dilemma in a War Zone: Risk the Blasts or Sexual Assault NEELUM VALLEY, Kashmir — There is another lockdown underway, forced by falling artillery shells rather than invading viruses. This one also requires frightening choices between bad options. Cross-border shelling between Pakistan and India has …

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