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Breaking News: More than 500 dead penguins wash up on shores of Brazil
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Rio Grande :: Brazil | updated 2012-07-27 12:20:58 -0700 | humanitarian-news

The sudden washing up of more than 500 dead penguins on the shores of Brazil has posed a serious question because the birds appear to be well-fed, healthy and devoid of any oil stains as reported in dailymail of dated...
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Breaking News: Human greed spells doom for leatherback turtles of Trinidad
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Port of Spain :: Trinidad and Tobago | updated 2012-07-27 14:24:37 -0700 | green-news

The leatherback turtles of Trinidad are threatened by human greed because, in the name of development of a tourist spot, diggers have destroyed thousands of eggs of these rare species of marine life in the sandy beaches in north shores...
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Breaking News:  Lonesome George, the giant Galapagos tortoise is dead
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Quito :: Ecuador | updated 2012-07-25 23:35:59 -0700 | humanitarian-news

Lonesome George is a giant tortoise which is believed to have lived more than 100 years has died on Sunday, June 24, 2012 with unclear cause. He was the last of his subspecies and died without procreating his kind. He...
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Asunción :: Paraguay | updated 2012-07-27 13:12:06 -0700 | humanitarian-news

Paraguayan Mario Casartelli outstanding intellectual today called President Barack Obama, freedom of the Cuban Five, convicted in prisons in that country. In his letter to U.S. President reminded Casartelli Obama in Father's Day is blessed to be surrounded by his...
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Breaking News: Chancellor considered "historic" the U.S. stop deporting immigrants.
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Lima :: Peru | updated 2012-07-27 13:13:29 -0700 | humanitarian-news

Minister of Foreign Affairs, Rafael Roncagliolo , congratulated the U.S. president, Barack Obama , the decision to suspend the deportation of aliens under 30 years because it is "a success" for the rights of migrants. Roncagliolo said it was "excellent...
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Breaking News: DEA busts drug racket in Puerto Rico international airport – 33 arrested
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San Juan :: Puerto Rico | updated 2012-07-27 13:29:18 -0700 | humanitarian-news

Authorities of the US Drug Enforcement agency in Puerto Rico international airport arrested 33 persons who had been involved in the drug trafficking racket as reported in BBC dated 7th of June 2012. The Drug Enforcement Administration (DEA) was looking...
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Breaking News: Prisoners take over San Pedro Sula jail – hold women prisoners hostage
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San Pedro Sula :: Honduras | updated 2012-07-27 15:30:20 -0700 | humanitarian-news

It has happened yet again – hooliganism between groups of prisoners has led to one group taking over the San Pedro Sula prison in the Honduras. They are holding women inmates as hostage as reported in BBC dated 18th of...
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Breaking News: Brazil faces worst drought in 50-years
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Recife :: Brazil | updated 2012-07-28 01:34:01 -0700 | humanitarian-news

Water is the elixir of life and, when there is a shortage of this precious commodity, people begin to see red. That is why northeast Brazil is witnessing killings and fights in rural areas due to the drought that the...
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Breaking News: 14 killed in a fire in Peru drug rehab clinic
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Lima :: Peru | updated 2012-07-28 01:39:58 -0700 | humanitarian-news

A fire in the drug rehab clinic of the Sacred Heart of Jesus centre in Chosica in eastern Lima left 14 dead as reported in BBC of 5th of May 2012. The fire broke out early in the morning in...
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Breaking News: Death of over 500 pelicans on a 70-Km stretch on the coast worries Peru
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Lima :: Peru | updated 2012-07-27 15:46:19 -0700 | humanitarian-news

The government of Peru is worried about increase in the incidences of dead birds like pelicans and sea lions, turtles and dolphins that are washing up on its coasts as reported in the BBC of 30th April 2012. Around 500...
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Brasília :: Brazil | updated 2012-07-27 16:13:46 -0700 | humanitarian-news

'They're killing us': world's most endangered tribe cries for help Logging companies keen to exploit Brazil's rainforest have been accused by human rights organisations of using gunmen to wipe out the Awá, a tribe of just 355. Survival International, with...
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Breaking News: Death of 3000 dolphins in Peru – was it a fallout of deep-sea oil exploration?
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Lambayeque :: Peru | updated 2012-07-27 16:23:34 -0700 | humanitarian-news

As many as 615 dead dolphins have washed up on a 90-mile stretch of the beaches near the city of Lambayeque of Peru in a single day last week as reported in dated15th April 2012. The death toll of...
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Breaking News: 10-Year-Old Girl Gives Birth to Daughter

Manaure :: Colombia | updated 2012-04-19 07:23:31 -0700 | humanitarian-news

A 10-year-old Colombian girl gave birth to a healthy baby girl, making her one of the youngest mothers ever. The unnamed girl from Manaure, a town in the Colombian Department of La Guajira, arrived at the hospital in tears and...
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Breaking News: Nine miners trapped since Thursday in illegal gold mine in Peru
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Lima :: Peru | updated 2012-07-27 16:35:30 -0700 | humanitarian-news

Nine miners have been trapped in an illegal copper-gold mine in Lima since Thursday last – the mine is the Cabeza de Negro mine which is situated approximately 4400-feet above sea level. This has been reported in the Skynews of...
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Breaking News: Today marks three years of the sentence Fujimori to 25 years in prison
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Lima :: Peru | updated 2012-07-27 16:37:31 -0700 | humanitarian-news

On April 7, 2009 at noon, the Special Criminal Chamber of the Supreme Court, headed by the now head of the Judiciary, César San Martín, unanimously sentenced former President Alberto Kenya Fujimori to 25 years in prison for crimes against...
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