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In areas surrounding #Mosul and inside the city itself, retreating ISIS militants left behind thousands of homemade explosives, mines and booby traps. They are buried alongside roads, hidden in farm fields, scattered around schools and inside homes. Some have a military purpose and were intended to keep advancing Iraqi and Kurdish forces at bay. Others, simply made to kill.

http://www.nbcnews.com/…/isis-bombs-mines-pose-unprecedente…

Retreating ISIS militants left behind thousands of homemade explosives, mines and booby traps that pose an 'unprecedented' danger to families.
www.nbcnews.com|By NBC News

Loneliness is as big a killer as obesity and as dangerous to health as smoking 15 cigarettes a day. It's a problem that affects all of us ... and Britain is now trying to tackle it with a novel approach. Our for NBC Nightly News with Lester Holt:

https://www.nbcnews.com/…/u-k-combats-solitude-with-a-new-m…

Britain has become the first country in the world to appoint a minister for loneliness, reaching out to millions of isolated seniors across the U.K.
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Saturday saw the fourth violent #Taliban attack in #Kabul in 10 days. Video of the scene:
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#Afghanistan's Presidential Election: I'll be reporting on the ground all week. Stay tuned for our special coverage.
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Afghan women cast their ballots
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