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More than 1,200 civilians dead in Afghanistan so far in 2020: UN

More than 1,200 civilians dead in Afghanistan so far in 2020: UN

There were 1,282 civilians deaths in Afghanistan from January to June, with another 2,176 people wounded in the same period, according to a report by the UN mission in Afghanistan (UNAMA) published on Monday.

Three dead after aircraft crashes into German residential building

Three dead after aircraft crashes into German residential building

Three people died on Saturday when an ultralight aircraft crashed into a residential building in north-western Germany, a spokesman for the police said.

34 feared dead in Japan floods

34 feared dead in Japan floods

About 34 people are either confirmed or feared dead -- including 14 at a nursing home -- after torrential rain in Japan triggered massive floods and mudslides, authorities said on Sunday.

Violence in Afghanistan leaves 17 dead, many of them civilians

Violence in Afghanistan leaves 17 dead, many of them civilians

At least 17 people were killed in a series of violent incidents across four Afghan provinces, officials said on Saturday.

21 dead in rain-triggered landslides in India's Assam state

21 dead in rain-triggered landslides in India's Assam state

At least 21 people were killed in a series of landslides triggered by incessant rains in India's north-eastern state of Assam on Tuesday, officials said.

Suicide bombing in Afghanistan leaves seven dead and dozens wounded

Suicide bombing in Afghanistan leaves seven dead and dozens wounded

A suicide bombing in Afghanistan's south-eastern province of Ghazni left at least seven dead and wounded a further 40 people, according to the provincial governor's spokesman.

Chinese ambassador found dead in Israel home

Chinese ambassador found dead in Israel home

The Chinese ambassador to Israel has been found dead in his home, Israel's Foreign Ministry and police confirmed on Sunday.

North Korea defectors criticised over speculation Kim was ill or dead

North Korea defectors criticised over speculation Kim was ill or dead

A former senior North Korean diplomat apologised on Monday after saying leader Kim Jong Un was likely so ill he could not stand, days before he emerged in state media ...

All six missing in Canadian chopper crash off Greece presumed dead

All six missing in Canadian chopper crash off Greece presumed dead

The Canadian Armed Forces (CAF) on Friday said that all six people on board a military helicopter that went down off the coast of Greece on Wednesday are now presumed dead.

Overnight brawl in Kazakhstan leaves 8 dead, scores wounded

Overnight brawl in Kazakhstan leaves 8 dead, scores wounded

A brawl and a series of clashes in several villages in Kazakhstan's southern Zhambyl province have left eight people dead and scores wounded, Interior Minister Yerlan Turgumbayev said on Saturday.

Over 550 dead as countries fight to contain, treat coronavirus

Over 550 dead as countries fight to contain, treat coronavirus

Over 550 people have died in China after contacting a new strain of coronavirus which has infected about 28,000 people in about two dozen countries.

Mogadishu hotel attack ends with 11 dead

Mogadishu hotel attack ends with 11 dead

An attack on a hotel in the Somali capital Mogadishu has left 11 people dead, including five militants, a government spokesman said on Wednesday after the siege ended.