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Arabic press review: Egypt to release 500 detained since protests

And in Algeria, public and private institutions struggle to stay afloat while Iraq fears the consequences of Turkey’s offensiveEgypt’s state prosecution has decided to release 500 defendants accused of protesting against the government in recent weeks, according to the London-based newspaper Egyptian security services have arrested more than 3,300 people, including academics, lawyers and journalists, since protests kicked off on 20 September ...

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Utes RB Zack Moss To Play Against Oregon State

After missing the last six quarters of game action, Utah Utes star running back will return to the lineup against Oregon State. Moss missed the second half against USC on September 20 and the entire game against Washington State on September 28 with a shoulder injury. The Miami, Florida product is currently on track to break the school records for ...

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Utah Quickly Scores Touchdown On First Offensive Possession

The Utah Utes scored quickly on their first possession against Oregon State when quarterback Tyler Huntley found tight end Brant Kuithe for a 21-yard touchdown to give the Utes a 7-0 lead just five minutes into the game. The game started with Utah’s defense forcing Oregon State to punt on a three-and-out. When Utah had their turn on offense, they ...

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The five big matches at the World Cup 9s

It’s been dubbed the Pacific Pool but it could just as well be the Pool of Death. Pool C, featuring Samoa and Tonga, Fiji and Cook Islands, is set to be the most hotly contested men’s pool of the World Cup 9s with every match having an impact on which nation qualifies for the semi-finals. Samoa and Tonga share one ...

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The Kurds – a bitter history of betrayal

Donald Trump has given the green light for a Turkish invasion of Kurdish territory. He’s not the first US leader to turn his back on this ethnic group The old Kurdish proverb is quoted so often that it would be hackneyed if it were not so true. An ethnic minority of about 30 million people spread across the Middle East, ...

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Bomb kills Kenyan police near Somali border

Several Kenyan police officers were killed on Saturday when their vehicle hit a roadside bomb near the Somali border, authorities said. “Unfortunately we lost some officers and the vehicle they were travelling in has been severely damaged,” said the Kenyan chief of police, Hilary Mutyambai, without giving an exact number of fatalities. Another police source who asked not to be ...

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Army deployed in Ecuador as protests descend into violence

Demonstrators in capital Quito attack television station and national government buildings President Lenín Moreno ordered the army on to the streets of Ecuador’s capital Quito after a week and a half of protests over fuel prices devolved into violent incidents, with masked protesters attacking a television station, newspaper and the national auditor’s office. Moreno said the military enforced curfew would ...

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Is the world ready for virtual graffiti?

Imagine a world that’s filled with invisible graffiti. Open an app, point your phone at a wall, and blank brick or cement becomes a canvas. Create art with digital spraypaint and stencils, and an augmented reality system will permanently store its location and placement, creating the illusion of real street art. If friends or social media followers have the app, ...

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