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Five elephants killed by train in India

Five elephants killed by train in India

A train has struck and killed five elephants as they crossed over tracks at a tea plantation in northeast India, an official said Monday.

UN envoy arrives in Damascus for peace talks

UN envoy arrives in Damascus for peace talks

United Nations peace envoy Staffan de Mistura arrived in Damascus yesterday to meet with Syria’s foreign minister as part of efforts to end the country’s nearly five-year war, an AFP photographer said.