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US CDC forecasts 100,000 COVID deaths in next few weeks
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US CDC forecasts 100,000 COVID deaths in next few weeks

WASHINGTON, Jan. 22 (Xinhua) — The U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) said on Thursday that the country could face as many as 100,000 more COVID-19 deaths in less than a month. The United States registered a record daily count of 4,383 COVID-19 deaths on Wednesday, and currently the country averages about 194,000 […]

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Islamic State claims twin suicide bombings in Baghdad Market damaged by suicide bombings in Iraq's capital Baghdad. (Xinhua)
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Islamic State claims twin suicide bombings in Baghdad

On Thursday morning, a suicide bomber detonated his explosive belt in a bustling outdoor market for second-hand clothes in Bab al-Sharji area, and a second one blew himself up a few minutes later in the same market.

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