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Three members of bin Laden family killed in UK jet crash: police

LONDON/DUBAI - Three members of former al Qaeda leader Osama bin Laden's family were killed when a private jet crashed in southern England on Friday, British police said on Saturday. | Video

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Syrian Kurdish forces say 'provocative' Turkey targeting them

BEIRUT - A Kurdish militia fighting Islamic State in Syria accused Turkey on Saturday of targeting it at least four times in the past week and called on U.S-led forces to "clarify" their approach toward Ankara in light of this.

Turkey, Syria 11:20am EDT

Eleven Colombian military personnel killed in plane crash

BOGOTA - Eleven Colombian military personnel were killed on Friday when their transport plane suffered motor failure and crashed in the northern province of Cesar, killing all on board, according to a statement from the Air Force.

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Yemeni vice president arrives in Aden, fighting continues in country

ADEN, Yemen - Yemeni vice president Khaled Bahah arrived in the southern port city of Aden on Saturday, the most senior official from Yemen's exiled government to visit since local fighters drove out the Iranian-backed Houthis.

Yemen 9:54am EDT

Beijing to restrict air space during Sept 3 WW II military parade

SHANGHAI - China will impose temporary air traffic controls on Beijing when it holds a military parade on Sept. 3 to commemorate the 70th anniversary of the end of World War Two, the official Xinhua news agency reported on Saturday, citing the aviation regulator.

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Myanmar leader goes to disaster zones as floods batter countryside

YANGON - Myanmar's president headed to devastated rural regions where a state of emergency was declared after deadly monsoon rains displaced tens of thousands of people, flooded swathes of rice paddy and prompted fears of dams collapsing.

United Nations, Myanmar 11:18am EDT

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