Experts think, though no one knows for sure, that the country may have up to 1,100 tons of these types of chemical weapons:
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98 dead in Central African Republic clashesViolence erupted Thursday in the Central African Republic, leaving 98 people dead and scores more wounded. The U.N. authorized an intervention force to prevent further bloodshed.
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People gathered outside his house in Johannesburg to express their sadness after his death at age 95.
Newspapers around the world on the news of Mandela’s death.
The moral stature of Mandela, who led South Africa out of apartheid, was recognized around the world.
The U.N. Security Council approves a resolution for French and African forces to intervene in the chaotic, impoverished nation.
A storm packing hurricane-force winds assaults England, Wales and other parts of northern Europe.
White House holiday celebration, stranded pilot whales, Thailand celebrates king’s birthday and more.
An assault that included a car bomb killed at least 52 people and wounded scores more, government officials say.
Eight cases and 21 defendants are in front of the International Criminal Court in the Hague, and every one is African.
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Ukrainians call for their president’s resignation after the government suspends an E.U. partnership agreement.
What U.S. forces are leaving behind in Afghanistan after more than a decade of war.
The middle class is becoming a majority in Mexico, where dramatic demographic changes are taking place.
In a society rooted in egalitarianism, the families of top Communist Party officials wield increasing clout.