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Syria strikes kill 11 fleeing IS town: monitor

At least 11 people, including two children, were killed Tuesday in Syrian government air strikes as they fled a northern town held by the Islamic State group, a monitor said.

Uzbekistan pardons 40,000 in mass amnesty

Ex-Soviet Uzbekistan has granted a mass amnesty to almost 40,000 convicted prisoners and detainees awaiting trial, the country’s Supreme Court said Tuesday.