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IS executes 15 police, arrests 4 journalism students in northern Iraq
| JIHADISTS IRAQ | 02 de agosto de 2015
Mosul, Iraq, Aug 2 (EFE).- The Islamic State jihadist group on Sunday executed 15 Iraqi police officers and arrested four journalism students accused of collaborating with the foreign press in the northern Iraqi city of Mosul.
Strike suspended in Potosi, Bolivian VP declared "persona non grata"
| BOLIVIA PROTESTS | 02 de agosto de 2015
La Paz, Aug 2 (EFE).- The civic leaders in Bolivia's southwestern Potosi region decided on the weekend to suspend the strike they have been staging since July 6 and declared Vice President Alvaro Garcia Linera and government ministers "personae non gratae," saying that they had not contributed to resolving the conflict.
2 Sets of panda twins born in China
| CHINA PANDAS | 02 de agosto de 2015
Beijing, Aug 2 (EFE).- Two female pandas gave birth to twins on Sunday at a facility in the central province of Sichuan, which is home to China's largest reserve dedicated to protecting the endangered animals, the official Xinhua news agency reported.
U.S. to announce plan to cut carbon emissions by 32 pct. by 2030
| US CLIMATE CHANGE | 02 de agosto de 2015
Washington, Aug 2 (EFE).- The U.S. government early this week will announce a plan to reduce greenhouse gas emissions at coal-burning power plants by 32 percent - from 2005 levels - by 2030, the country's main dailies reported Sunday.
Zimbabwe accuses another American of illegally killing a lion
| ZIMBABWE HUNTING | 02 de agosto de 2015
Harare, Aug 2 (EFE).- Zimbabwean authorities on Sunday accused another U.S. citizen of illegally killing a lion months before Cecil, the African country's most famous lion, was killed by American dentist Walter James Palmer.