1. Arrests made over Kuwait Shia mosque attack
     Published by The Guardian on 2015-06-27 at 03:33:53

Bombing of al-Imam al-Sadiq by Isis left 27 dead and more than 200 injured in worst terrorist incident in emirate for many yearsKuwait has arrested several people in connection with the suicide bombing of a Shia Muslim mosque on Friday that killed 27 peop...

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2. Tunisia launches security clampdown
     Published by BBC on 2015-06-27 at 02:29:35

Tunisia deploys extra security to tourist sites and vows to close down mosques accused of inciting violence, after a deadly attack at a beach resort.

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4. Greek crisis: Referendum triggers new uncertainty ahead of crucial eurozone meeting – live updates
     Published by The Guardian on 2015-06-27 at 03:45:44

Day of drama ahead as Greek MPs debate Alexis Tsipras’s plan for a referendum and eurozone finance ministers gather in BrusselsBank queues in AthensJunior coalition partner: Don’t panicDeutsche Bank: Greece’s eurozone membership in doubtIntroduction...

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5. Tourists scramble to leave Tunisia after seaside massacre
     Published by Yahoo on 2015-06-27 at 03:24:16

Thousands of scared foreign holidaymakers were being flown from Tunisia on Saturday after an Islamist gunman killed 38 people, most of them British tourists, at a beach resort. The Islamic State jihadist group, which controls swathes of Iraq and Syria, cl...

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6. Escapee Richard Matt shot dead
     Published by CNN on 2015-06-27 at 02:37:16

Convicted murderer Richard Matt was shot dead Friday, one day after his 49th birthday.

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8. South Korea fears MERS may have spread to new hospital
     Published by Yahoo on 2015-06-27 at 03:20:01

South Korea on Saturday said it was closely monitoring a hospital in eastern Seoul over fears that hundreds of people there may have been exposed to the deadly MERS virus. The city's health minister said the man was being tested for MERS.

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9. ISIS claims beach massacre; President announces security crackdown
     Published by CNN on 2015-06-27 at 03:37:16

ISIS claims Kuwait attack | Beheading in France | Images of French attack | July 4 terror alert

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11. Kurds drive IS jihadists from Syria’s Kobane: monitor
     Published by Yahoo on 2015-06-27 at 03:46:07

Kurdish fighters ousted the Islamic State group from the Syrian border town of Kobane on Saturday, two days after the jihadists had seized several neighbourhoods, a monitor and activists said. "The Kurdish People's Protection Units (YPG) took ba...

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12. China proceeds with building artificial islands on reefs claimed by Philippines
     Published by The Guardian on 2015-06-27 at 01:11:35

Despite Beijing saying some work would end soon, construction continues in an increasingly tense territorial dispute near Subi ReefChina is pressing ahead with the construction of artificial islands on at least two reefs also claimed by the Philippines in...

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15. Vietnam frees high-profile dissident lawyer
     Published by Yahoo on 2015-06-27 at 02:34:33

One of Vietnam's most prominent dissidents vowed to continue his anti-China activism after being released from prison on Saturday after serving two and a half years on tax evasion charges. Le Quoc Quan, a Catholic blogger and lawyer from the communis...

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16. Pakistan heat wave devastates families
     Published by CNN on 2015-06-27 at 00:15:51

Pakistan heat wave devastates families

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17. Boy, 12, fighting for life after suspected street stabbing in Hampshire
     Published by The Guardian on 2015-06-27 at 00:56:31

Police step up patrols around Havant after a 13-year-old boy was also seriously injured in an attack thought to have involved a knifeA boy of 12 is fighting for his life after a suspected street knife attack that also left a 13-year-old boy seriously inju...

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18. Sri Lanka’s president dissolves parliament, clearing way for early election
     Published by The Guardian on 2015-06-27 at 01:30:56

Maithripala Sirisena is seeking to consolidate power and push through political reforms in an election set to be held on 17 AugustSri Lanka’s president dissolved parliament on Friday, a government spokesman said, in an effort to consolidate power and pu...

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19. Former Playboy girlfriends in feud
     Published by CNN on 2015-06-27 at 01:20:15

Former Playboy girlfriends in feud

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