In Thailand, the Bangkok criminal court sentences a former civil servant to more than 43 years in prison for insulting the king, lawyers said.
The United Nations human rights office calls _____'s seizure of a passenger jet to arrest an opposition reporter an "abuse of state power."
Bethlehem, Palestine ▷▷▷
Travelers from around the world gather in the biblical city of Bethlehem to celebrate Chrismas. Christians believe the town is the birth place of Jesus.
Spanish officials deploy troops to _____ to patrol the border with Morocco after thousands of migrants swam into the city.
New and disturbing video tonight of an unprovoked attack on an Asian woman in Queens. You can see the 75 year old woman getting punched in the face as she walked along 57th Avenue in ＿ yesterday. She is now hospitalized with bruising and a facial fracture
Ebola, Zaire ▷▷▷
Ebola is caused by six species of virus with four known to cause sickness in humans and each is named after the _____ of their outbreaks. The first known species was Zaire Ebola virus discovered in 1976 near Zaire's Ebola river.
Estonia's president has asked opposition leader Kaja Kallas of the center-right Reform Party to form the next government. The move follows the resignation of the prime minister, who is facing a criminal investigation.
Amhar, Oromo, Amharic, Addis Ababa, Awash, Djibouti, Eritrea, Ogadan, Somali, barley, teff, Tana
Israeli airstrikes destroy a building in _____ containing educational centers belonging to the Islamic University. And militants' rockets killed two in southern Israel.
Iranian media says Iranian forces have seized a South Korean-registered oil ship in the Straight of Hormuz. The country also said it would begin producing highly enriched uranium.
Imari Bay, Japan
armada, Genghis Khan, Kublai Khan, defiant, Marco Polo, baron, Kyushu, brace, Imari
In Iraq thousands rally in Baghdad after a religious leader called for protests against the presence of US troops.
And, Japan says it does not understand why it has been removed from South Korea's list of trusted trade partners.
The _____ Purchase was basically a real estate deal. In 1803 the U.S. bought about 2 million square kilometers of land called "_____ Territory" from France.
Bamako, Hoggar Mountains, Timbuktu, coup, encompass, Niger, Malian, Burkina Faso, Mauritania, Gao, Saharan, Savannah, Senegal, Algeria, Bambara, Touareq, Guinea
In Brazil, COVID-19 vaccinations begin in the northern city of Manaus where coronavirus infections and hospitalizations have increased.
In the American state of Mississippi, immigration officials release some of the over 600 undocumented migrants it arrested on Wednesday.
Mogadishu, Somalia ▷▷▷
Somalia's government says the mayor of Mogadishu died from wounds in last week's Al-Shabab extremist attack on his office.
The Indian navy is working to rescue 400 people from ships off the coast of _____ after a deadly cyclone struck the western coast.
New Delhi ▷▷▷
India's Supreme Court rejects the final appeal of a death sentence for the 2012 sexual attack and killing of a woman in New Delhi.
New Delhi ▷▷▷
In India, thousands of farmers marched Tuesday in the capital New Delhi to protest agricultural reforms. They attacked barriers and clashed with police.
lifeblood, sliver, tributary, contention
Palestinians reject US President Donald Trump's Mideast peace plan released on Tuesday. The Isreali president calls the plan "a reason for hope".
Isreali forces kill two Palestinians in clashes in the West Bank and a third in Jerusalem after he opened fire at police, hours after Isreali soldiers were wounded in a car attack in Jerusalem.
In Peru, police guard an area around the national legislature. On Monday President Martin Vizcarra dismissed Congress and called for new elections.
North Korea holds a military parade in Pyongyang that shows missiles designed to be launched from a submarine.
San Jose ▷▷▷
American police say an attacker at a railroad center in _____ , California has shot and killed 8 people. The attacker is also dead.
Santiago, Chile ▷▷▷
Thousands of demonstrators gathered in Santiago, Chile Sunday as a vote nears on whether to change the country's constitution.
autonomous, precinct, turmoil, confrontation, allegation, resignation, assault, Jenny Durkan, extortion, co-op, standoff, Kayleigh McEnany
Somalia says it is cutting diplomatic ties with Kenya, accusing the neighboring country of interfering in its political affairs.
In Egypt, a container ship blocking the _____ Canal is freed easing ship traffic on the important waterway.
In Thailand, pro-democracy protesters in Bangkok called for the end of Thailand's severe laws against criticizing the royal family.
Western Sahara ▷▷▷
The United States on Sunday started the process of establishing diplomatic offices in Western Sahara after recognizing Morocco's control of the devided country.
The virus was initially referred to as the 2019-nCoV or the 2019 Novel Coronavirus and was informally called the _____ Coronavirus.
According to the Wall Street Journal, an intelligence report said that three employees at this _____ lab for studying viruses were hospitalized in November 2019, a month earlier than the first reported cases of COVID-19.
In Yemen, Prime Minister Maeen Abdumalik Saeed blames Shiite rebels and Iran for Wednesday's attack at the Aden airport which killed at least 25 people.