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In Indonesia Plane Crash Inquiry, New Focus on Possible Aircraft Problems

In Indonesia Plane Crash Inquiry, New Focus on Possible Aircraft Problems Image Investigators inspected the wreckage of an engine from Lion Air Flight 610 in Jakarta, the Indonesian capital, on Sunday.CreditCreditUlet Ifansasti/Getty Images By Hannah Beech and Keith Bradsher Nov. 7, 2018 JAKARTA, Indonesia — Investigators on Wednesday broadened the ...

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Erdogan Champions Khashoggi While Trampling Turkish Journalists and Dissidents

Erdogan Champions Khashoggi While Trampling Turkish Journalists and Dissidents Image President Recep Tayyip Erdogan of Turkey at the opening ceremony of Istanbul’s new international airport last week.CreditCreditBulent Kilic/Agence France-Presse — Getty Images By Carlotta Gall Nov. 6, 2018 ISTANBUL — President Recep Tayyip Erdogan of Turkey has kept the case ...

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One Legacy of Merkel? Angry East German Men Fueling the Far Right

One Legacy of Merkel? Angry East German Men Fueling the Far Right Image Oliver Graf, left, who works in construction and volunteers for the local fire brigade in the eastern German town of Ebersbach-Neugersdorf, said he hardly knew anyone who did not vote for the far-right Alternative for Deutschland party.CreditCreditGordon ...

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Migrants Bring Cricket (and Victory) to Life in Northern France

Migrants Bring Cricket (and Victory) to Life in Northern France Image Players and supporters of the St.-Omer Cricket Club Stars, known as the Soccs, celebrated before the awards ceremony at a regional cricket tournament in September.CreditCreditMauricio Lima for The New York Times By Elian Peltier Nov. 3, 2018 ST.-OMER, France ...

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How a Taliban Assassin Got Close Enough to Kill a General

How a Taliban Assassin Got Close Enough to Kill a General Image Gen. Abdul Raziq at his home in Kandahar City in 2015.CreditCreditBryan Denton for The New York Times By Mujib Mashal and Thomas Gibbons-Neff Nov. 2, 2018 KANDAHAR, Afghanistan — Minutes before killing one of the most important generals ...

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Yemen Girl Who Turned World’s Eyes to Famine Is Dead

Yemen Girl Who Turned World’s Eyes to Famine Is Dead Image Amal Hussain, who died at age 7. “My heart is broken,” her mother said.CreditCreditTyler Hicks/The New York Times By Declan Walsh Nov. 1, 2018 CAIRO — A haunted look in the eyes of Amal Hussain, an emaciated 7-year-old lying ...

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U.S. and Britain Seek Yemen Cease-Fire as Relations With Saudis Cool

U.S. and Britain Seek Yemen Cease-Fire as Relations With Saudis Cool Image Destruction in the old city of Sana, Yemen.CreditCreditTyler Hicks/The New York Times By Gardiner Harris, Eric Schmitt and Rick Gladstone Oct. 31, 2018 WASHINGTON — The United States and Britain, Saudi Arabia’s biggest arms suppliers, are stepping up ...

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As Merkel Eyes Exit, Nervous E.U. Wonders Who’ll Take the Stage

As Merkel Eyes Exit, Nervous E.U. Wonders Who’ll Take the Stage Image Chancellor Angela Merkel of Germany: “She provided the sense that someone was in control and could be counted on.”CreditCreditKamil Zihnioglu/EPA, via Shutterstock By Steven Erlanger Oct. 30, 2018 BRUSSELS — The European stage Angela Merkel commanded for so ...

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Brazil Election: How Jair Bolsonaro Turned Crisis Into Opportunity

Brazil Election: How Jair Bolsonaro Turned Crisis Into Opportunity Image Jair Bolsonaro speaking to supporters on Sunday in a televised address from his home in Rio de Janeiro after he was declared the winner of the presidential runoff.CreditCreditLeo Correa/Associated Press By Ernesto Londoño and Manuela Andreoni Oct. 29, 2018 Leer ...

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