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Theater bombing: The number of casualties is unknown

A theater where hundreds of people had taken shelter in Mariupol was bombed on Wednesday, according to local authorities, as hundreds of thousands of people remain trapped in the coastal Ukrainian city that has been encircled for weeks by Russian forces.

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US kills senior al Qaeda leader in Syria airstrike

An airstrike in northwest Syria Friday killed senior al-Qaeda leader Abdul Hamid al-Matar, according to the US Central Command. The military said it has "no indications of civilian casualties as a result of the strike."

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Republicans point fingers at Biden moments after Kabul blasts

Republicans in Congress quickly escalated their criticism of President Joe Biden's withdrawal of US troops from Afghanistan after two explosions outside Kabul's airport on Thursday caused the first American casualties since the mass evacuation began.

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New video shows aftermath of blasts outside airport

New, graphic video shows the aftermath of blasts outside Kabul's Hamid Karzai International Airport. While the exact number of casualties is not clear, the blasts "resulted in a number of US & civilian casualties," according to the Pentagon. CNN's Sam Kiley reports.

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Here are the biggest threats facing Haiti after the earthquake

The US Geological Survey said it's likely that casualties are "high" after a 7.2-magnitude earthquake struck near Haiti. CNN meteorologist Allison Chinchar explains the risks facing Haiti including a Tsunami threat and damage due to liquefaction.

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Video shows 14-story building in Gaza collapses after Israeli airstrike

An Israeli airstrike destroyed Al-Shorouk Tower in Gaza, according to CNN photojournalist Ibrahim Dahman who witnessed the event. This is the third high-rise building to be destroyed by the IDF since the escalation of violence began on May 10, 2021. It was not immediately clear if there were any casualties. CNN's Ben Wedeman reports.

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Dozens killed in Mozambique terror attack

The attempted evacuation of people trapped during an attack in northern Mozambique by Islamist militants has led to multiple casualties, with dozens of people still unaccounted for, according to reports, in what the US embassy in Maputo is calling a "horrific situation."

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Opinion: Why the national security adviser's Covid-19 infection is a national security problem

With coronavirus casualties at sickening levels, Americans learned on Monday that no one is safe from Covid-19 -- not even the man who's supposed to be keeping Americans safe. News that US National Security Adviser Robert O'Brien has tested positive for the virus presents an immediate health risk within the walls of the White House while serving as a worrisome metaphor for the administration's coronavirus crisis management more generally. If the government couldn't keep a top-ranking official like O'Brien healthy, that doesn't instill confidence it can do the same for us.

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