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& then there's the rest of the WORLD...

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Al Jazeera EnglishVerified account @AJEnglish 9h9 hours ago

 
 

Spain's central government has sent thousands of police reinforcements to Catalonia to stop people from voting.

 
Al Jazeera EnglishVerified account @AJEnglish 7h7 hours ago
 
 

Spanish police seal off voting stations as Catalans occupy schools http://aje.io/ekkqw 

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Double standards: 'Why aren't we all with Somalia?'

 

 

"...Somalia has entered a three-day national mourning period for the victims, with around 300 more people also injured in the blast.

Dozens are missing, hospitals are running out of blood and anger is growing. 

 

But social media users have asked: Where is the collective outrage?

The attack in Somalia came little more than one week after a deadly mass shooting in Las Vegas, but many noted a quieter response to events in Mogadishu.

 

"The world is unfair; social media can attest to that. 276 died in Somalia and we aren't doing the same thing we did when it was Las Vegas,"....

 

http://www.aljazeera.com/news/2017/10/double-standards-aren-somalia-171016105300793.html

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Al Jazeera EnglishVerified account @AJEnglish 3h3 hours ago

 
 
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Spain's PM dissolves Catalan parliament, calls for new regional election in December http://aje.io/v935s

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Al Jazeera EnglishVerified account @AJEnglish 9h9 hours ago

 
 

BREAKING: Catalan parliament votes in favour of declaring independence from Spain http://aje.io/rxx55

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Megan O'TooleVerified account @megan_otoole Nov 9

 
 

Millions will die amid famine in Yemen unless Saudi-led coalition ends devastating blockade, UN warns. @AJEnglish

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Common Dreams @commondreams 3h3 hours ago

 

Members of Congress dodge questions about U.S. support for the Saudi-led coalition that is bombing Yemen and imposing a blockade on urgently needed aid. http://ow.ly/GvHd30guWho 

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Mark RuffaloVerified account @MarkRuffalo 11h11 hours ago

 
 

Mark Ruffalo Retweeted Al Jazeera English

This is happening, in part, because of US military support to Saudi War planes and support in bomb targeting. This is an unauthorized war America is taking part in.

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Al Jazeera EnglishVerified account @AJEnglish

 
 
 
 

"It will be the largest famine the world has seen in many decades, with millions of victims." Yemen facing massive famine, says @UN chief

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Al Jazeera EnglishVerified account @AJEnglish 17m17 minutes ago

 

North Korean soldier shot by comrades while defecting to South Korea http://aje.io/3cfjt 

...South Korean troops found the bleeding North Korean soldier - dressed in a combat uniform but unarmed - on their side and he was taken by helicopter to a nearby hospital for treatment.

The South's soldiers did not return fire........

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