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Indonesia Floods Leave About 30 People Dead, Several Missing

Indonesia’s Disaster Agency has warned of more deaths after torrential rains pounded the Jakarta region, triggering floods and landslides that killed at least 29 and left vast swaths of the megalopolis underwater. Tens of thousands fled to temporary shelters across the capital region, home to some 30 million, with scores of houses damaged in the […]

Turkey Arrests 70 Suspected IS Members

Turkey has arrested 100 suspected members of the Islamic State group (IS) in raids across the country. The State News Agency Anadolu reported this on Monday, December 30, 2019.  More than 40 Iraqis, around 20 Syrians and a Moroccan were among those detained across six provinces in recent days, including Ankara, Bursa and Batman, Anadolu […]