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Israel calls up thousands more reservists

The Israeli military said Thursday that it is calling up 16,000 additional reservists, bolstering its forces for its fight against Hamas in Gaza after a request for more ammunition from the United States.

North Korea fires projectiles

North Korea fired four projectiles on Wednesday morning toward the Sea of Japan, an official with the South Korean Defense Ministry told CNN.

Inside N. Korea's summer camp

What might be a good way to get your misbehaving kids to pipe down this summer? Tell them you'll ship them off to North Korea.

Mauritius: The world's melting pot

For an island country that spans less than 800 square miles, and hosts a little over one million inhabitants, Mauritius is surprisingly multicultural.

Monitors reach MH17 crash site

International monitors from the Organization for Security and Co-operation in Europe reached the Malaysia Airlines Flight 17 crash site on Thursday for the first time in almost a week, the OSCE mission said.

'Mad Max' architecture of future

Designer Justin Plunkett layers photos and computer-generated illustration to create apocalyptic images.

U.N. school shelled in Gaza

Five shells strike a U.N. school at a refugee camp in northern Gaza. CNN's John Vause has more.

Iran releases 1 detainee seized with reporter

Iranian authorities released on Tuesday one of three individuals who were detained along with American citizen and Washington Post reporter Jason Rezaian last week, a source close to the family of the released detainee told CNN.

Japan's new nuggets twist

If you're wary of chicken and beef products after a major meat supply scandal in Asia, the McDonald's in Japan could have an alternative for you -- tofu and fish nuggets.

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