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Up close in the brutal world of a female fight club

Mon, 03/16/2015 - 10:30am
Under harsh lights in a private, rented room in Berlin, women face each other in violent, sometimes bloody battles of brute strength.
Categories: International News

Russian leader's absence fueled rumors about health

Mon, 03/16/2015 - 10:12am
Russian President Vladimir Putin appeared in public for the first time in about 10 days as he met with Kyrgyz President Almazbek Atambayev in St. Petersburg, Russia.
Categories: International News

Putin was ready for nuclear alert over Crimea

Mon, 03/16/2015 - 9:37am
Russia was ready to put its nuclear forces on alert over the crisis in Crimea last year, such was the threat to Russian people there, President Vladimir Putin said in a documentary that aired on state TV on Sunday night.
Categories: International News

Tropical Cyclone sets country back years

Mon, 03/16/2015 - 9:28am
Tropical Cyclone Pam had already been battering Vanuatu's capital for hours when the River Prima suddenly flooded its banks.
Categories: International News

Inside an ISIS recruit's path to extremism

Mon, 03/16/2015 - 8:40am
New insight shows an Australian teen's path to extremism in joining ISIS before participating in an apparent suicide attack. CNN's Suzanne Malveaux reports.
Categories: International News

Ancient Egyptian tombs discovered

Mon, 03/16/2015 - 8:37am
Archeologists uncovered an ancient tomb during a dig in Luxor, Egypt.
Categories: International News

World's largest freshwater fish caught?

Mon, 03/16/2015 - 8:31am
Scientists working with Jeff Corwin for ABC's show "Ocean Mysteries" say they caught a 600-800 pound giant stingray in Thailand which may be the world's largest freshwater fish ever caught.
Categories: International News

Brazil's president asked to resign

Mon, 03/16/2015 - 8:28am
Demonstrators took to the streets across Brazil on Sunday, protesting corruption and demanding the impeachment of President Dilma Rousseff.
Categories: International News

Missile launchers and more ... all for sale here

Sun, 03/15/2015 - 11:18am
The most sophisticated defense systems in the world, including high-powered assault weapons and Buk missile launchers, were up for sale at this year's IDEX Conference in Abu Dhabi. CNN's Deborah Feyerick attended the conference and saw a major marketing presence for China, Russia, Turkey, Sudan and others.
Categories: International News

The week in 32 photos

Sun, 03/15/2015 - 11:16am
Categories: International News

U.S. sending convoy 1,100 miles through Europe

Sun, 03/15/2015 - 11:15am
Eastern Europe, here comes the cavalry.
Categories: International News

Rare photos reveal bin Laden's Afghan hideout

Sun, 03/15/2015 - 11:15am
The house is primitive, constructed of baked mud and stone. The landscape is sparse and mountainous, with snow cover in the winter. The terrain is rugged and challenging for the long walks the owner liked to take with his sons.
Categories: International News

5 key issues for next Israeli prime minister

Sun, 03/15/2015 - 11:11am
Israel's next prime minister -- whether incumbent Benjamin Netanyahu or Labor Party leader Isaac Herzog -- will be faced with a myriad of international and domestic crises amid deepening tensions with the United States, it's closest ally. Here are five key issues waiting in the new leader's inbox after Tuesday's election.
Categories: International News

Ferry capsizes off Myanmar

Sun, 03/15/2015 - 11:10am
Twenty-one people are dead and 21 missing after a ferry capsized Friday night in Myanmar, the southeast Asian nation's Ministry of Information said in a statement.
Categories: International News

Stunt planes crash in Malaysia

Sun, 03/15/2015 - 11:09am
A pair of Indonesian military jets crashed Sunday in Langkawi, Malaysia, after they collided during a practice session for an upcoming airshow, Malaysia's official Bernama news service reported.
Categories: International News

Storm flattened homes, scattered trees

Sun, 03/15/2015 - 11:07am
Aid workers described scenes of extensive devastation in the capital Port Vila and are worried there's even more destruction in areas that haven't been heard from yet.
Categories: International News

"Unbelievable destruction' in Vanuatu

Sat, 03/14/2015 - 12:30pm
A Category 5 cyclone hit the tiny island nation with winds gusting to 200 mph. At least six are dead and aid workers fear there are more fatalities. Some areas haven't been heard from.
Categories: International News

Boko Haram bomb factory found

Sat, 03/14/2015 - 10:45am
Nigerian troops discovered a Boko Haram bomb factory this week after they seized a northern town from the extremists, the military said.
Categories: International News

ISIS blows up Iraqi army HQ

Sat, 03/14/2015 - 10:44am
More than 40 Iraqi soldiers were killed when ISIS blew up the Iraqi army headquarters near Ramadi in Iraq's western Anbar province, an Anbar provincial leader told CNN, as the battle continues for control of key cities in Iraq.
Categories: International News

Obama, Netanyahu spat seeps into Israeli election

Sat, 03/14/2015 - 10:43am
Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu will face voters on Tuesday, just two weeks after he took a major political gamble by giving a controversial speech to the U.S. Congress against the Obama administration's wishes.
Categories: International News
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