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    State media say at least five people were killed when another, smaller earthquake struck an area of eastern Afghanistan that experienced a devastating quake earlier this week. The state-run Bakhtar News Agency said the quake shook Paktika’s Gayan District on Friday morning. The quake injured more than 11 people, according to initial reports. The region is already reeling from Wednesday’s magnitude 6 quake that killed 1,150 people and injured scores more, according to the latest figures carried in state media.

    Russian forces are closing in on the city of Lysychansk, in the eastern Donbas region, where they have been targeting much of their firepower. Volunteers continue to help civilians to flee. For two months they have been doing rescue missions on the front lines. "I know for sure that they wil…


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    Workers from Israel's Antiquities Authority excavate a rare ancient mosque in the Bedouin town of Rahat, in the country's southern Negev desert, that officials say sheds light on the region's transition from Christianity to Islam.

    Newquay Zoo have had an adorable new triple-arrival - lemur triplets born in April. The baby boys, known as pups are now enjoying exploring the British zoo's Lemur Island where they live with parents Yhoda and Bary, as well as older brother and sister Asotry and Asara. It increases the numbe…

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