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Powerful earthquake hits off Papua New Guinea

A powerful 7.9 magnitude earthquake has struck off the coast of Papua New Guinea. The Pacific Tsunami Warning Center has warned of possible tsunamis. Source: Deutsche Welle – Asia Read More: Powerful earthquake hits…








Afghan gunmen kill five women airport guards

The women worked as security guards at a Kandahar airport searching luggage and female passengers. They had received death threats from people opposed to women in the workforce. Source: Deutsche Welle – Asia Read More:…