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World - International
5/18/2023 12:36:13 PM
Authorities in Ravenna issued an immediate evacuation order Thursday for three villages threatened by floods after heavy rains left nine people dead across northeastern Italy.

World - Africa
5/16/2023 11:03:26 PM
Gunmen attacked villages in troubled north-central Nigeria, killing 29 people and razing houses, survivors and authorities said Tuesday.

World - International
5/16/2023 3:49:52 PM
The death toll in cyclone-hit Myanmar rose to 60 on Tuesday, according to local leaders and junta-backed media, as villagers tried to piece together ruined homes and waited for aid and support.

Al-Ahram Weekly - Nakba remembered
5/16/2023 10:30:06 AM
Mahmoud Darwish was born in 1942 in the village of Birwe, in Upper Galilee. Birwe was destroyed in 1948 after its inhabitants were made to flee the village. The extract which follows is taken from a memoir Darwish wrote during the 1982 Israeli invasion of Lebanon. In it, he remembers his first encounter with Beirut in 1948, before his family stole back into what has since become Israel, where Darwish remained until 1972

World - Africa
5/8/2023 4:58:01 PM
Nearly 400 villagers were killed in flooding and landslides brought by torrential rains in eastern Democratic Republic of the Congo (DRC), said Theo Ngwabije Kasi, the governor of South Kivu province, on Monday.

World - War in Ukraine
5/3/2023 9:58:01 AM
A fuel depot caught fire overnight in the Russian village of Volna, close to the bridge to the Crimean peninsula, the local governor said early Wednesday.

World - Africa
4/25/2023 7:37:44 PM
The accounts are horrific. Women killed while carrying babies on their backs, the wounded hunted down and villagers watching the execution of their neighbors, fearing they'd be next. These are some of the atrocities allegedly perpetrated by Burkina Faso's security forces in the north of the country, according to a statement Tuesday by locals from the village of Karma where the violence took place.

Business - Energy
4/25/2023 2:16:14 PM
Aswan’s governor Ashraf Attia confirmed on Tuesday that the current period will witness the beginning of the implementation of a new solar energy station in Africa with a capacity of 500 MW, located in Fares village of Kom Ombo centre in Aswan.

World - International
4/20/2023 3:22:13 PM
French police fired teargas Thursday in a village in southern France where President Emmanuel Macron visited a school, a day after he was booed and heckled over his unpopular pension reform.

World - Africa
4/12/2023 11:26:46 AM
A long line of people appears in silhouette, walking along the flat desert in northern Niger. The strong walkers are at the front. The weakest at the rear. Every week hundreds more migrants thrown out of Algeria end up here in Assamaka, the first village on the Niger border.

Egypt - Society
4/10/2023 2:16:29 PM
Egypt's Ministry of Local Development announced on Monday that it has allocated an additional EGP 7.7 million (around $250,000) to fund 464 small and micro enterprises in villages across the country.

World - Region
3/23/2023 5:24:27 PM
A 25-year-old Palestinian man was shot dead on Thursday during an Israeli army raid on the village of Izbat Shoufa, east of the northern West Bank city of Tulkarm, Palestinian news agency WAFA reported.

World - International
3/21/2023 11:55:00 PM
A magnitude 6.5 earthquake rattled much of Pakistan and Afghanistan on Tuesday, sending panicked residents fleeing from homes and offices and frightening people even in remote villages. At least nine people died.

World - Africa
3/12/2023 2:54:35 PM
Suspected ADF militants on Sunday killed at least 17 people in eastern DR Congo, local officials, only days after the Islamist-aligned group conducted another massacre in the troubled region.

World - Region
3/7/2023 3:03:46 PM
Israeli settlers stormed a Palestinian village Tuesday near the city of Salfit in the northern West Bank attacking Palestinian civilians as they took the escalating West Bank violence to new heights.

World - Region
3/6/2023 3:26:25 PM
Buyuknacar was a picturesque village perched high in the mountains of southern Turkey until it was effectively wiped off the map by a catastrophic earthquake that killed tens of thousands a month ago.

World - Region
3/5/2023 1:35:56 PM
Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu said the remarks by a key Cabinet ally calling for a Palestinian village to be erased were inappropriate in a Twitter thread Sunday, after the U.S. demanded that he reject the statement.

Egypt - Foreign Affairs
3/3/2023 3:24:00 PM
Egypt condemned on Friday an Israeli minister’s call to “wipe out” the Palestinian village of Huwara as a “dangerous and unacceptable incitement to violence.”

World - War in Ukraine
3/2/2023 10:07:17 PM
The Kremlin on Thursday accused Ukrainian saboteurs of crossing into western Russia and firing on villagers. Ukraine denied the claim and warned that Moscow could use the allegations to justify stepping up its own attacks in the ongoing war.

World - Region
3/2/2023 5:45:40 PM
Wielding long sticks and with their faces wrapped in Palestinian chequered keffiyeh scarves, young men set out on a night patrol to guard their village in the Israeli-occupied West Bank.

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