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    Biden to address US as 15 killed in Texas primary school shooting

    children and one teacher killed after a gunman opened fire in a Texas primary school The attack took place at Robb Elementary School in Uvalde, a small community about 80km (50 miles) west of San Antonio in the southern part of the state The gunman, who was 18 years old, was reportedly shot dead by police Here are all the latest updates: 27 seconds ago (00:23 GMT) Death toll climbs to 21: Texas Senator Roland Gutierrez An update on the death toll from the shooting.

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    UAE reports first case of monkeypox in the Gulf

    The UAE’s Ministry of Health reported on Tuesday the first case of monkeypox, becoming the first Gulf country to detect a case of the disease. The patient is a 29-year-old visitor from a West African country and she is receiving the required medical care in the UAE, WAM added. Monkeypox has been reported over the past few days in several European and North American countries including the UK, France and the US.

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    Photos: Pain and anguish after bloody Texas school rampage

    An 18-year-old gunman has opened fire at an elementary school in the US state of Texas, killing at least 19 children and two teachers as he went from classroom to classroom, before being shot dead by police. The assault at Robb Elementary School in the small town of Uvalde was the deadliest shooting at a school in the United States since a gunman killed 20 children and six adults at Sandy Hook Elementary in Newtown, Connecticut, in December 2012.

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    Two killed, 120 wounded in gas cylinder explosion in Abu Dhabi restaurant: Police

    Two people were killed and 120 injured when a gas cylinder exploded in a restaurant in the UAE’s capital Abu Dhabi, police said on Monday. The police added that out of the 120 injured, 64 sustained minor injuries and 56 sustained moderate injuries. The wounded were transferred to the hospital.

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    Analysis: Subtle shift in US rhetoric suggests new Iran approach

    A subtle shift in official US statements suggests Washington believes reviving the 2015 Iran nuclear deal is better than the alternatives despite the advances in Iran's nuclear program, diplomatic and other sources said. For months, the Biden administration argued there would soon come a point where the non-proliferation benefits of a revived deal - its ability to limit Iran's headway toward a nuclear bomb - would be outweighed by the progress of Iran's atomic program.

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    Iran promises revenge as it mourns assassinated IRGC member

    Tehran, Iran – Senior Iranian officials have promised to take revenge for the assassination of a senior member of the Islamic Revolutionary Guard Corps (IRGC), as a large funeral procession was held for him in Tehran. Hassan Sayyad Khodaei, identified as a colonel with the Quds Force, the foreign operations arm of the elite Guards, was returning home in southern Tehran on Sunday afternoon when he was killed by five gunshots fired by two assailants on a motorcycle who then fled the scene.

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    Iranian jet crashes, two pilots killed: Report

    Two Iranian pilots died after their F7 fighter jet crashed on Tuesday near Anarak, 200 km (124 miles) east of the city of Isfahan, Iran’s official IRNA news agency reported. The jet’s mission was to practice shooting but there was an accident at 8:30 a.m. an official from Isfahan province told IRNA.