VICE News Daily: Beyond The Headlines – October 27, 2014

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The VICE News Capsule is a news roundup that looks beyond the headlines. Today: Lebanese army battles Sunni militants in northern city of Tripoli, Egypt puts off Gaza talks following Sinai violence, Pakistan’s first female superhero fights polio in animated series, and homeless models in the Colombian capital take the runway to raise awareness of the difficulties they face.

Army Fights Militants in Northern City of Tripoli
Clashes intensified after a raid on an apartment in a nearby town where fighters hid weapons and ammunition.

Government Puts Off Gaza Talks After Sinai Violence
President Abdel Fattah El-Sisi is blaming Friday’s attacks, which killed more than 30 soldiers, on ‘foreign hands’.

Country’s First Female Superhero Battles the Polio Epidemic
‘Burka Avenger’ seeks to stress to parents the importance of vaccinating their children.

Homeless Models on Display at Bogota Shopping Center
Six young, disadvantaged people participate in a fashion show to raise awareness of the plight of the city’s nearly 9,000 homeless people.

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