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Syria: Massive explosion in Hama 'kills 70'

Up to 70 people have been killed in an attack on a house in the Masha at-Tayyar district in southern Hama, according to Syrian activists.

(BBC NEWS) BEIRUT - State media said 16 people died in the blast in a house used as a bomb factory by "armed terrorist groups'.

The violence comes despite a UN-brokered ceasefire - part of a peace plan proposed by the joint UN-Arab League envoy Kofi Annan.

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Napalm Girl, 50 Years Ago: This Happened, June 8

It's been exactly 50 years since the photograph was taken that many say is the most powerful image of innocent war victims ever. "Napalm Girl," which was captured at the height of the Vietnam War in 1972, is also the story of that girl at the center of the image.

Taken exactly 50 years ago, “Napalm Girl” has become a timeless symbol of the horrors of war as Vietnamese civilians flee their village after it had been hit by airstrikes.

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