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Greeks head toward Sunday vote in anger and confusion

ATHENS - As Greece heads to a referendum on Sunday that could decide its future in the euro zone, long queues at cash machines have become the most potent symbol of the cost of the deadlock between the left-wing government and its international lenders. | Video

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Civilians in Yemen's Aden struggle to survive fighting, shortages: Red Cross

GENEVA - Civilians struggling to survive street battles and Saudi-led air strikes in Yemen's southern port city of Aden are also facing shrinking supplies of food and fuel, a senior official from the International Committee of the Red Cross (ICRC) said.

United Nations, Yemen 11:26am EDT

Tunisia hunts for Libya-trained suspects after hotel attack

TUNIS - Tunisian authorities were on Thursday hunting further suspects in the Sousse hotel attack identified by officials as part of a group trained in a Libyan jihadist camp alongside gunmen who carried out a massacre at a Tunis museum.

Tunisia, Libya 9:21am EDT

Gulf states tighten security for frightened Shi'ites after mosque blasts

DUBAI - It may have been a prank, albeit a malevolent one, or a genuine threat of violence, when flyers featuring the Islamic State flag were placed near a Shi'ite Muslim mosque in Bahrain this week.

Bahrain 10:45am EDT

Mexican TV anchor Zabludovsky, symbol of government spin, dies at 87

MEXICO CITY - Influential Mexican journalist Jacobo Zabludovsky, seen for years by critics as an unofficial mouthpiece for the government, died on Thursday morning after suffering a stroke in hospital.

Mexico 11:45am EDT

North Korean defector lifts lid on world's most secret state

LONDON (Thomson Reuters Foundation) - As a schoolgirl in North Korea, Hyeonseo Lee was forced to watch executions, denounce her friends for fabricated transgressions and dig tunnels in case of a nuclear attack.

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