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Typhoon kills 38 in Philippines Typhoon kills 38 in Philippines
A typhoon has blasted through the northern Philippines, leaving at least 38 people dead and forcing more than half a million to flee its wind and rain. Most businesses, shops and banks in Manila... (photo: AP / Erwin Mascarinas) Belfast Telegraph
Natural Disaster   Pacific Typhoons   Photos   Rammasun Typhoon   Wikipedia: Pacific typhoon climatology
Palestinians hold flags during a demonstration against the Israeli military action in Gaza, near the West Bank town of Nablus, Wednesday, July 16, 2014. Israel, Hamas agree to five-hour ceasefire in Gaza
Israel and Hamas on Thursday agreed to a five—hour ceasefire on humanitarian grounds at UN’s request after nine days of intense fighting in Gaza that has claimed 226 Palestinian lives, as... (photo: AP / Nasser Ishtayeh) The Hindu
Hamas Militants   Israeli Palestinian Conflict   Mideast Peace   Photos   Wikipedia: Gaza–Israel conflict
	U.S. Envoy at U.N. Briefing on Post-Conflict Peacebuilding U.S. Envoy at U.N. Briefing on Post-Conflict Peacebuilding
Thursday, 17 July 2014, 2:27 pm Speech: U.S. Envoy at U.N. Briefing on Post-Conflict Peacebuilding July 15, 2014 Statement by Ambassador David Dunn, Acting U.S. Alternate Representative for Special... (photo: UN / Devra Berkowitz) Scoop
Africa   Peacebuilding   Photos   UN   Wikipedia: Peacebuilding Commission
In this photo taken Friday, July 8, 2011, smoke bellows from a chimney stack at BlueScope Steel's steelworks at Port Kembla, south of Sydney, Australia. Australia will force its 500 worst polluters to pay 23 Australian dollars ($25) for every ton of carbon dioxide they emit, with the government promising to compensate households hit with higher power bills under a plan to reduce greenhouse gas emissions unveiled Sunday, July 10, 2011. Australia kills off carbon tax
Senate makes good prime minister's ‘pledge in blood’ to ‘axe the tax’, with nation unlikely to meet 5% emissions reduction target Business as usual: the Australian government's Direct Action policy is... (photo: AP / Rob Griffith) The Guardian
Carbon Emission   Carbon Tax - Australia   Greenhouse Gases   Photos   Wikipedia: Carbon pricing in Australia
President Barack Obama gestures as he speaks at Rev. Al Sharpton's National Action Network's conference, Friday, April 11, 2014, in New York. US and EU step up Russia sanctions
The US and the European Union have again stepped up sanctions against Russia over the Ukraine crisis. President Barack Obama announced new restrictions on a handful of companies including Rosneft -... (photo: AP / Carolyn Kaster) Belfast Telegraph
Crimea Crisis   Photos   Sanctions on Russia   Ukraine Crisis   Wikipedia: 2014 Ukrainian crisis
Speech: Rebuilding together (European Commission - Directorate-General for Enlargement) Speech: Rebuilding together (European Commission - Directorate-General for Enlargement)
(Source: European Commission - Directorate-General for Enlargement) European Commission [Check Against Delivery] Štefan Füle European Commissioner for Enlargement and Neighbourhood Policy Rebuilding... (photo: European Community / EC) noodls
EU   International Donors   Photos   Serbia
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