BEIRUT (AP) — The U.N. refugee agency says tens of thousands of civilians in Syria are on the move to escape fighting and seek safety.

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MANILA, Philippines (AP) — The Philippine national police chief has resigned after he faced allegations in a Senate hearing that he intervened as a provincial police chief in 2013 to prevent his officers from being prosecuted for allegedly selling a huge quantity of seized drugs.

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