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Afghan Vice President Dostum escapes deadly attack upon return from exile
Afghan Vice President Abdul Rashid Dostum narrowly escaped a suicide bomb attack at Kabul airport as he returned home on Sunday from more than a year in exile in Turkey over allegations of torturing and abusing a political rival.

'Operations are still going on' at Thai cave, says France 24's Jacob Goldberg
All 12 boys and their football coach were rescued from a Thailand cave complex, the Thai Navy Seals announced Tuesday, marking an end to a dangerous, nail-biting rescue mission closely followed across Thailand and the world. But operations are still going on at the cave, reports France 24's Jacob Goldberg in Thailand.

ICRC chief: 'Long way to go' until Rohingya refugees can return to Myanmar
Peter Maurer, president of the International Committee of the Red Cross (ICRC), spoke to FRANCE 24 from Geneva following a visit to Myanmar and Bangladesh. Maurer described the situation in Myanmar’s Rakhine state as "highly fragile". Despite what he called the political willingness of Aung San Suu Kyi's civilian government to improve the situation, Maurer predicted "a long way to go" to create the conditions that would allow Rohingya to return from neighbouring Bangladesh.

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