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Key Reads   Missing Russian Jet Pilot ‘Alive and Well’ in Syria BBC A Russian pilot who went missing after his jet was shot down by Turkey while taking part in air strikes over Syria was rescued in a 12-hour operation involving special forces, Russia says.   Molenbeek...

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Key Reads   Paris Attacks: Two Die in Hunt for ‘Mastermind’ BBC A woman has blown herself up and a suspect was shot dead during a police raid on a flat in a Paris suburb, while seven arrests were made.   Russia Allies with France Against ISIS, Saying Jet That Crashed...

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Key Reads   Tropical Cyclone Dumping Year’s Worth of Rain on War-Torn Yemen in One Day Jethro Mullen / CNN Ravaged by months of war, Yemen has now been battered by the first tropical storm on record to make landfall in the impoverished Arab country.   Turkey Detains...

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Key Reads   South China Sea: Beijing ‘Not Frightened to Fight a War’ After US Move Tom Phillips / The Guardian Twenty-four hours after Washington challenged Beijing’s territorial claims in the region by deploying a warship to waters around the disputed Spratly...